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Goondu review: LG Optimus 4X HD
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Goondu review: LG Optimus 4X HD

August 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The Optimus 4X HD has a zippy interface and lots of features packed into a very portable frame but does it possess the X factor that rivals HTC and Samsung seem to...
Asus Transformer Pad Infinity the new “big” Android tablet to have?
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Asus Transformer Pad Infinity the new “big” Android tablet to have?

July 30th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It's not cheap but the 10.1-inch tablet has a sharp Full HD screen plus the kitchen sink thrown...
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Goondu DIY: Installing CyanogenMod 9 on Samsung Galaxy S II

July 1st, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
CM9 is well worth checking out, if you are confident with updating the software on your phone. It's stable, good-looking and frankly, what my phone should have come with...
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More budget Android 4.0 phones in Sony’s Xperia miro and tipo

June 14th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Users looking for budget Android phones running the latest version of the operating system have two more options in Sony's upcoming Xperia miro and tipo, when they ship in the third quarter of this...
LG sticks with 3D, as Optimus Max reaches Singapore
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LG sticks with 3D, as Optimus Max reaches Singapore

June 4th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Despite lukewarm response to the first smartphones with 3D features last year, LG has stuck to its guns by coming up with the Optimus Max which shows off 3D images without requiring a set of special glasses. The new phone will...
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Sony Tablet S and P get Ice Cream Sandwich update in Singapore

June 3rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Users of the Tablet S and Tablet P starting getting their Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) or Android 4.0 updates over the air on Thursday, as the Japanese electronics giant moved to keep pace with rivals such as Samsung and...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S III stars as new flagship phone
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S III stars as new flagship phone

May 11th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Stick with the formula, as Samsung has done here with the Galaxy S III, and it will sell millions more of this new...
Huawei MediaPad gets a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich
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Huawei MediaPad gets a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich

May 5th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
Price is also dropped to S$498 for the 7-inch...
Goondu review: HTC One V feels premium at budget prices
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Goondu review: HTC One V feels premium at budget prices

April 15th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
You'd be hard pressed to find another phone that does just as much, comes with as many useful features and feels just as solid and well-built at this...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

March 15th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
At this time last year, Samsung was agonising over how slim its Galaxy Tab 10.1 was going to be to challenge Apple’s iPad 2. Just like Apple this time, its updated Galaxy Tab 2 tablets, unveiled recently at the Mobile World...
Samsung’s official Ice Cream Sandwich out for Galaxy S II, but not in Singapore yet
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Samsung’s official Ice Cream Sandwich out for Galaxy S II, but not in Singapore yet

March 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The release is only available for South Korea and several European countries like Poland, Hungary and Sweden, and there is no news still of availability for Singapore users, who have had the phone since last year....
Ainol Novo 7 Aurora tablet sports Android 4.0, IPS screen, and costs S$220 in Singapore
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Ainol Novo 7 Aurora tablet sports Android 4.0, IPS screen, and costs S$220 in Singapore

March 7th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Here's a 7-inch Android tablet that will wow you without burning a hole in your wallet - as long as you accept that it's not an Apple, Samsung or Motorola, but an Ainol...
HTC hopes to turn phones into real cameras, backed with cloud storage, with One series
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HTC hopes to turn phones into real cameras, backed with cloud storage, with One series

February 27th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The cameras on its new HTC One series of high-end phones are tweaked to fire in 0.7 seconds, after auto-focusing on a subject in a short 0.2 seconds, say company representatives at the annual Mobile World Congress show in...
Dual-screen Sony Tablet P goes on sale in Singapore at S$848
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Dual-screen Sony Tablet P goes on sale in Singapore at S$848

February 24th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The clamshell design will surely remind folks of portable game consoles of the past, and this Sony is a certified Playstation gadget that plays your games made for other Sony consoles. What could win many users over is how light...
Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally out in Singapore on Feb 11, in white and black
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally out in Singapore on Feb 11, in white and black

February 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the Google phone that had fans waiting for months, is finally here in Singapore this Saturday with a small bonus - it will come in both black and...
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New Motorola tablet Xooms into town, but faces tough rivals

January 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Motorola is putting up a lighter, more powerful follow-up to its Xoom tablet for sale here in Singapore from today, but with a rather hefty price tag of S$978. The new Xoom 2, which will come with both 3G and Wi-Fi, sports a...
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Huawei Honor gets the honour of the first Ice Cream Sandwich update

December 17th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Shortly after its launch in Singapore, the Chinese manufacturer has beat every other big-name Android manufacturers to the game and released an Ice Cream Sandwich update to its Honor...
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Nexus

November 9th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
One of the most loved Android phones and certainly the most long-lasting - the Google Nexus One - looks to finally have a worthy successor in the Samsung-made Galaxy Nexus out in Singapore in January...
Google Galaxy Nexus reaches Singapore in Jan 2012, costs S$948
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Google Galaxy Nexus reaches Singapore in Jan 2012, costs S$948

November 8th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
The Galaxy Nexus, the first of many phones bearing Google's latest Android 4.0 operating system, will hit the shelves in Singapore in January 2012, to the delight of Android fans who have waited a long time for a new...
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Hands on: Motorola’s new Razr in Singapore

November 6th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
Despite being one of the first with an Android phone when it released the Droid and Milestone about two years ago, Motorola has not had a top-end phone that stood toe to toe with offerings from rivals such as Samsung, HTC and...