Cellphones - Techgoondu

no-cover
2

Techgoondu LG TV contest roundup (Part I)

November 15th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The Techgoondu readers have spoken. For our recently concluded contest, in which we’re giving away an almost brand new S$5,000 42-inch LCD TV (kindly sponsored by LG), the favourite geek gadget of 2008 is a product that...
no-cover
0

Nice HTC updates to the Touch family

November 6th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
The Taiwanese phone maker showed off to the media (and Techgoondu) two nice additions to the Touch family – the Touch 3G and Touch HD – in a media briefing today. Not that these are entirely new, as they have been...
no-cover
2

Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 in shops here this week

November 3rd, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Another drool-worthy phone has gone on sale in Singapore: the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1. The bad news: its hefty price tag of S$1,298 without operator contract. The quad-band X1’s calling card lists three notable features: a...
no-cover
3

Spent almost S$2,000 at Sim Lim Square

October 27th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Yeah, I just blew that massive amount at Sim Lim this past two days. First was an impulse buy – I finally got my ATI HD4870x2, the fastest graphics card on Earth now. Got myself the MSI version, which comes with an...
no-cover
4

Free backup for phone contacts

October 17th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Just got word that Bak2U, the homegrown anti-theft software firm, has come up with a couple of services to let users back up their contacts and other stuff online – for free. The deal is aimed at users who don’t want...
no-cover
2

8-megapixel cam-phones fight

October 15th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
From left to right: LG KC910, Sony Ericsson Cyber-shot C905and Samsung innov8 The high-end, 8-megapixel camera phones war looks set to escalate soon in Singapore. This month should see the launch of the LG KC910, while Sony...
no-cover
4

Phone keypad + Qwerty keyboard = HTC S740

October 9th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
In a move that may seem confusing to potential phone buyers, the Taiwanese firm on Tuesday launched its S740 phone, basically a Touch Diamond that has both a slide-out Qwerty keyboard plus a traditional phone keypad at the front,...
no-cover
1

Nokia’s touch-screen 5800 XpressMusic launched

October 3rd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Nokia┬áhas taken the wraps off its new 5800 XpressMusic phone, the long-awaited touch-screen phone from the top phone maker. Pictures of the device, Nokia’ answer to the touch-screen craze sparked off by Apple’s...
no-cover
3

iPhone 3G price drop in Hong Kong

September 28th, 2008 | by limbeer
How’d you like an unlocked iPhone 3G at S$878? Local newspaper Apple Daily has reported yesterday (see the 27th Sep edition if you read traditional Chinese) that parallel imported iPhone 3Gs here in Hong Kong are now priced...
no-cover
12

Hong Kong Apple Store selling unlocked iPhone 3G

September 26th, 2008 | by limbeer
Hong Kong’s online Apple Store has started selling unlocked iPhone 3Gs! To my knowledge, its the only Apple Store to be doing that. Not cheap though! The 8GB is HK$5,400 (SG$990) and the 16GB is HK$6,200 (SG$1,133). Ouch....