Category: Gadget

Thunderobot Unveils its Latest Gaming Powerhouses Nationwide

Thunderobot, one of Asia’s leading market leaders in the gaming laptop space, recently unveiled their latest line-up of high performance gaming laptops: the flagship Thunderobot Dino, the Thunderobot 911GT, 911SE, and the bestselling ST Plus model last Wednesday in Petaling Jaya, Selangor. As one of the bigger gaming laptop manufacturers in China, Thunderobot made its mark by introducing powerful gaming machines that featured 7th generation Intel Core  processors and Nvidia GeForce GTX10 series graphics. Their specially designed keyboards with RGB backlighting for the DINO and ST PLUS models allow any gamer to maximize their gaming with more enjoyable experiences...

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Expedio Design’s LighterSaber is the droid we’ve been looking for

Still can’t get over that Hyperspace Kamikaze scene from The Last Jedi? Or the final confrontation between Luke and his former padawan, Kylo Ren? Well, Malaysia’s own Expedio Design has come up with a device all Star Wars fans will be climbing over themselves to get their hands on it – The LighterSaber. Currently a Kickstarter campaign running till the 9th of February, fans can pitch in to receive the LighterSaber when it ships in June with packages offering up to a 55% discount on retail price! The LighterSaber itself is a sleek looking device, an elegant device for...

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REVIEW: Samsung Galaxy J7+

The Samsung Galaxy J7+ is a solid addition to the Samsung family of mobile devices. A solid mid range phone retailing now at RRP RM1,299 (last year was RM1,599) is a great update compared to the previous models. With a bright and colourful 5.5 inch Super AMOLED 1080P display and a dual rear camera setup, this is one of the better mid range phones for that bokeh effect. Pros Dual Camera Selfie Focus and Live Focus mode Solid Battery Life Nice colourful and vibrant Super AMOLED display Solid design and great build quality Cons Poor base storage Average hardware...

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The Intel CPU Security Flaw and everything you need to know

The tech world has been abuzz recently over two new security vulnerabilities which could potentially affect almost all processors produced within the last 20 years. Dubbed “Meltdown” and “Spectre” respectively, it takes advantage of a flaw in the way processors handle code to access the internals of your CPU and uncover sensitive data. Here’s how these exploits work: Many modern CPUs use a form of optimization known as “speculative execution” – a type of process that allows a CPU to predict a task ahead of time if extra resources are available. This is great for maximizing performance on repeatable...

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Apple’s Battery Controversy – Offers Discounted Battery Replacement

Apple finally admitted and confirmed on Wednesday 20th December 2017 (their local time), that in their software update, they limit the performance of their older smartphones due to battery issues.  The reason, according to Apple, was to prevent unexpected shutdowns and protect the phone’s electronic components as the lithium-ion batteries degrade.   Our goal is to deliver the best experience for customers, which includes overall performance and prolonging the life of their devices. Lithium-ion batteries become less capable of supplying peak current demands when in cold conditions, have a low battery charge or as they age over time, which...

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