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[Mini review] HTC Butterfly 2 (J butterfly HTL23)

[Mini review] HTC Butterfly 2 (J butterfly HTL23)

As part of the HTC Frequencies Asia 2014, we had the opportunity to get an exclusive hands-on with the new HTC Butterfly 2 (called the J butterfly HTL23 in Japan). The international version of the HTC Butterfly 2 is identical to the Japanese variant aside from several minor differences.

August 19, 2014 ×

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HTC Butterfly 2 to hit Taiwan on 2 September, other markets in SEA to follow

HTC Butterfly 2 to hit Taiwan on 2 September, other markets in SEA to follow

Today at the HTC Conference 2014 in Tokyo, Japan, HTC announced the much-rumoured HTC J butterfly smartphone for the Japanese market, marketed as the HTC Butterfly 2 in other South East Asian markets. The latest generation Butterfly 2 will be available in Taiwan from 2 September 2014.

August 19, 2014 ×

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HTC Butterfly 2 with Japan-only exclusive JBL headphones

HTC J butterfly HTL23 makes debut in Japan

The second generation HTC J butterfly “HTL23″ has just been announced to the Japanese market today. Its predecessor the HTC J Butterfly was the best-selling smartphone in Japan and Taiwan. The new device is marketed as HTC Butterfly 2 in other markets in South East Asia including Taiwan and Hong Kong.

August 19, 2014 ×

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HTC Butterfly 2 specs and images leaked ahead of 19 August launch

HTC Butterfly 2 specs and images leaked ahead of 19 August launch

Ahead of its expected unveiling on 19 August in Tokyo, Japan, the new HTC J Butterfly, or likely to be known as HTC Butterfly 2, has been leaked. @upleaks released some press photos of the new device, tipped to hit the Asia Pacific markets.

August 16, 2014 ×

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iPro launches sub-RM200 smartphone and tablet

iPro launches sub-RM200 smartphone and tablet

If you haven’t heard of the brand iPro, then you’re probably not alone. The Malaysian-bred mobile maker is a player in the low- to mid-range market, slowly building its presence in major cities across Malaysia. Over the past couple of days, we’ve seen Microsoft and Motorola bringing sub-RM400 smartphones, effectively putting a nail on the coffin for feature phones. If […]

August 16, 2014 ×

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Motorola introduces Moto E in Malaysia, brings “death to feature phones”

Motorola introduces Moto E in Malaysia, brings “death to feature phones”

Motorola‘s super affordable Moto E smartphone has finally landed on Malaysian shores. With the Moto E, the mobile phone pioneer continues its partnership with online super store Lazada, who will sell the Moto E exclusively online from today.

August 13, 2014 ×

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Lumia 530 redefines affordability at RM355, cheapest Lumia to date

Lumia 530 redefines affordability at RM355, cheapest Lumia to date

Microsoft Devices Group today dropped a bombshell as it announced the new Lumia 530 at an incredible price of RM355, its most affordable Lumia to date. Running the latest Windows Phone 8.1 update, Microsoft is promising an uncompromised smartphone experience, just as you would using a more expensive Lumia higher up the price range.

August 12, 2014 ×

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Samsung GALAXY Note 4 slated for 3 September reveal

Samsung GALAXY Note 4 slated for 3 September reveal

September looks like a big month for smartphones – firstly Apple‘s big iPhone 6 event is rumoured to be on 9 September, and now confirmed is the Samsung Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 event on 3 September. The press invite reveals that there will be three simultaneous launch events in Berlin, Beijing and New York. It’s an open secret, and the GALAXY Note 4 […]

August 7, 2014 ×

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Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 Lite owners ride home new Vespa LX 150

Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 Lite owners ride home new Vespa LX 150

Hari Raya was much sweeter for 15 lucky winners of the Samsung Tab 3 Lite “Unlock Joy and Win” contest, where they rode home a brand new Vespa LX 150 each.

August 7, 2014 ×