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Acer launches five smartphones in Asia

April 23rd, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Lots of Asian laptop/netbook/device makers seem to be jumping on the smartphone bandwagon, especially at the entry level range of the spectrum. Asus. Garmin. And now Acer. Acer announced their ambition at a press event yesterday...

Hands on: BlackBerry Storm in Hong Kong

April 18th, 2009 | by limbeer
A touchscreen with a tactile keypress. That’s probably the most strikingly unique feature about RIM’s first touchscreen device – the BlackBerry Storm … aka its 9500 series. The concept of its...

HTC Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 prices and details unveiled

April 16th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
HTC unveiled their Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 phones at a media launch today, revealing for the first time prices and availability in Singapore. HTC Touch Diamond2 Price (inclusive of 7% GST): SGD $1,088 Availability: Mid May...

See your Facebook pals on your Sony Ericsson

April 10th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
The C510 phone offers "zero-click" access to your Facebook pals' status updates because it shows up on the main screen without you having to go into any menu. It's Sony Ericsson's latest attempt to hook up its phones to the...

S$5/mth for SingTel push mail on the Nokia E63

April 3rd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
After months of running a free beta trial, Nokia has finally launched its push mail service via SingTel - the first of its type in Asia, so says the press release. From tomorrow, SingTel users who buy the new Nokia E63 phone and...

First looks and hands on: Nokia E75

April 2nd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
If I hadn't told you this was a phone with a slidable keyboard, you might just be fooled. Now, if you consider that a full-sized Qwerty is hidden in that shiny frame, would you still consider this a thick, ugly phone? Nope, I...

First looks – HTC Touch Diamond 2

March 17th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Got my first touch-and-feel of HTC’s upcoming Touch Diamond 2 phone, which will run on Microsoft’s Windows Mobile 6.5 when launched later this year. As the name suggests, this followup to the popular Touch Diamond is...

TG Scoop: The World’s Toughest Phone is set to hit Singapore!

March 6th, 2009 | by Aaron Tan
Sonim XP3 Enduro | S$598 without contract | Available in Q2 2009 Ruggedness has a new phone. This death-defying mobile is so tough; it tempts you to break it… if you can. Sealed against dust, water and thermal shock, the...

Microsoft’s My Phone – about time!

March 3rd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Hands up if you’ve got a Windows Mobile phone that you never bothered to sync with your PC. Well, there’s an easier way now. I’m talking about Microsoft’s My Phone offering that was just unveiled weeks ago...

Nokia 5800 XpressMusic comes with free music

February 27th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Gin already wrote a post on Nokia’s “Comes with Music” launch in Singapore today, but I’ve a few additional pictures and prices for readers. Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Estimated retail price: S$798...