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Reviews, Tech Musings

[Review] Moto G: Google’s budget smartphone winner

[Review] Moto G: Google’s budget smartphone winner

It’s been a while since I last reviewed a smartphone so it was with great anticipation that the first smartphone I got a chance to play around with after all these years was Google’s first (but sadly the last smartphone) budget-conscious smartphone, the Moto G. 

April 23, 2014 ×

Mobile

Intel Now Inside the New Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE

Intel Now Inside the New Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE

In an unprecedented move, two technology giants – Intel and Samsung have come together to launch the new Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1 LTE (P5220) tablet, now powered by the Intel Atom Z2560 processor (“Clover Trail+”). The new tablet also comes integrated with Intel’s XMM 6262 3G modem or XMM 7160 4G LTE solution.

October 2, 2013 ×

Mobile

DiGi Rolls Out 4G LTE Service for Tablets and Broadband, Smartphones to Come

DiGi Rolls Out 4G LTE Service for Tablets and Broadband, Smartphones to Come

DiGi Communications (“DiGi”) is now the third Malaysian telco to offer next generation 4G LTE service. The telco announced that the service will initially be offered as a broadband-only service, and for LTE-enabled tablets, with support for mobile phones coming later.

July 6, 2013 ×

Mobile, Reviews

[Review] Sony Xperia Z

[Review] Sony Xperia Z

Sony’s new flagship superphone, the Sony Xperia Z was launched a while back and we at vernonchan.com were given the opportunity to put a unit through some tests. If you haven’t read through our First Impressions post, you may want to, as we’ll be focusing on a number of issues that we brought up during our first ‘date’.

June 5, 2013 ×

Mobile

P1 Intros Affordable High Quota Broadband Plans

P1 Intros Affordable High Quota Broadband Plans

Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (“P1″), Malaysia’s first 4G service provider, has unveiled its latest EXTRA QUOTA promotion which delivers high quota broadband plans to consumers at affordable prices.

June 4, 2013 ×

Mobile, Reviews

[Review] P1 MX230 Portable and Pocket-Size 4G MiFi Modem

[Review] P1 MX230 Portable and Pocket-Size 4G MiFi Modem

4G connectivity is beginning to gain traction in Malaysia. While some quarters debate the true definition of “4G”, none can argue that specified speeds of 3-10 times of current 3G speeds is still much welcomed. We’re lucky to have been given a chance to get up close and personal with the 4G experience. The quirky, fun 4G telco – Packet […]

March 5, 2013 ×

Mobile

LG Surpasses Ten Million LTE Smartphone Sales

LG Surpasses Ten Million LTE Smartphone Sales

LG Electronics (“LG”) has reported that it has sold more than 10 million LTE smartphones across the globe, attributed to its aggressive push of the best hardware and 4G LTE technologies into 4G markets. LG’s success is a result of its early entry into the LTE market, and its leadership in LTE research and development.

March 5, 2013 ×

Tech Talk

Maxis 4G LTE. Image credit: Maxis

Maxis First to Launch 4G LTE to Malaysian Customers

Maxis is starts off the new year with a bang, announcing the launch of its 4G LTE service on 1 January 2013 – the first Malaysian telco to successfully launch the “true” 4G network. Available in selected areas, customers will enjoy wireless speeds of up to 75Mbps, with typical speeds of 10 to 30Mbps. More sites will be activated soon.

January 2, 2013 ×

Mobile

Google Nexus 4. Image credit: Google

LG Google Nexus 4 Has LTE Support After All—to a Certain Extent

The LG-manufactured Google Nexus 4, the latest in a line of smartphones offering a ‘clean’ Android OS experience, is a great phone with a glaring flaw. According to many reviewers, the phone’s top-shelf spec sheet and superb performance is hampered by the fact that it doesn’t have 4G LTE connectivity—a move Google has defended by saying that this was done […]

December 14, 2012 ×

Mobile

Nokia Malaysia Officially Launches Lumia 920 and Lumia 820

Nokia Malaysia Officially Launches Lumia 920 and Lumia 820

Nokia Malaysia has finally launched its flagship Windows Phone 8-powered smartphones – Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 in Malaysia. The phones are available for pre-booking as of today at all Nokia retail outlets and will reach consumer hands on December 21, just in time for Christmas! The phones will also be offered by telcos Celcom and DiGi, and prices will be […]

December 7, 2012 ×

Mobile

The Lumia 920. Now, cheaper.

Nokia LUMIA 920 and LUMIA 820 To Launch on Dec 8 in Singapore

Hardwarezone Singapore has revealed that the much-awaited Nokia LUMIA 920 and LUMIA 820 smartphones will officially hit Singapore on December 8, 2012. Nokia made the dynamic duo available in India, Thailand and Hong Kong first. Fans in Singapore can now look forward to officially getting their hands on these Windows Phone 8 phones soon. The Nokia Lumia 920 (black, white, red, […]

November 27, 2012 ×

Enterprise

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Celcom and Puncak Semangat Eye 4G-LTE Tie-Up

Celcom Axiata Bhd and newcomer to the telecommunications business, Puncak Semangat, is reported to be eyeing a 4G-LTE tie-up. According to a The Edge, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two companies will be signed soon. The agreement to share network and resources is similar to the U Mobile-Maxis 3G RAN Sharing deal signed in April 2012. Puncak Semangat […]

November 26, 2012 ×