Category: Gadget

Review – ECOVACS Deebot R98

The ECOVACS Deebot R98 is a robovac – those cute little robots that vacuum your floors as they go, occasionally bumping up against things and scaring pets for great Instagram videos. It’s also marketed as great with pet fur, which is why of all the people in the office who wished they wouldn’t have to sweep and mop for a week for this review, I got to do it. *cue evil laughter. The EOOVACS Deebot R98 arrives in a dauntingly large cardboard box that is thankfully lighter than it looks, housing the robovac and it’s charging station with a...

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Machines Unveils Device Protection Plan

By Yue Lynn   Photo Credit: Machines’ Facebook page Good news for clumsy humans and people living with toddlers, as Machines Sdn. Bhd. (Machines) has launched a device protection plan for Malaysian customers. Known as the Machines Protection Plan (MPP), this plan offers “protection from accidental damage such as cracked screens and water damage for as low as 42 sen per day”. Photo Credit: Besides that, Machines “are also working on extending the MPP to include new devices purchased from third-party sources such as telcos,” according to Andrew Cheng, Director of Machines. Speaking of telcos and ultra-costly ownership...

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Eric Chou Participated In OPPO F5 Debut Roadshow

By Yue Lynn   In conjunction with the launch of OPPO F5 (priced at RM1,289), OPPO Malaysia held their first sale roadshow at Sunway Pyramid in Kuala Lumpur on 11th November 2017 (Saturday), featuring the special appearance of the new F5 ‘Selfie Icon’, Eric Chou. This meant that some lucky O-fans got to meet the Taiwanese singer! During the roadshow, Eric Chou introduced and did a demo of the new feature of the F5; the A.I. Beauty Recognition technology, “which is designed to take selfie photography to a whole new level by personalizing beautification on a selfie image.” On...

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Samsung Unveils Pink Colour Variants for the Galaxy Note8, Galaxy S8 and S8+

By Yue Lynn   In an ongoing bid to outshine other peeps, Samsung Malaysia Electronics recently unveils new colour variants for its flagship phones; the Samsung Galaxy Note8 Soft Pink and Galaxy S8 and S8+ Rose Pink. “The Galaxy Note8 Soft Pink and Galaxy S8 and S8+ Rose pink is available in Malaysia at the recommended price of RM3,999, RM3,299 and RM3,699 respectively (inclusive of 6% GST). Every purchase of the Galaxy Note8, S8 and S8+ Pink Edition comes with a complimentary pink Alcantara cover worth up to RM209, while stocks last and 20% off base fares and premium...

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Garmin fēnix 5S’ New Colours

By Yue Lynn   Catering to posh ladies, flashy premium multisport GPS smartwatch fēnix 5S adds a dash of new colour schemes to their lineup with some cool new trendy pastel colours, namely Rose Goldtone, Frost Blue, and Pink Meringue. Slider 1 Slider 2 Slider 3 The Frost Blue and Pink Meringue are exclusive to Southeast Asia, with an updated tone-on-tone pastel palette. Whereas the Rose Goldtone comes with an elegant premium rose gold stainless steel bezel, buttons, rear casing, and buckle – paired with a timeless white silicone QuickFitTM strap. The fēnix 5S watch sports  “multisport features, including...

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