Category: Gadget

The Other Mobile Phone Fruit Developer, BlackBerry Releases the DTEK60

By Jeremy Say BlackBerry is still alive in Malaysia, as they announce the availability of the DTEK60 for retail. Known for their secure and efficient platform, BlackBerry phones have been the mainstay for many businessmen before the iPhone revolution and will most likely continue to attract the business savvy looking to get back on the platform once called ‘Crackberry’. BlackBerry Hub, one of their notable features, puts all of your messages, notifications, and emails in one page for maximum convenience. They also thankfully ditched the old RIM OS for the newer Android v6.0 Marshmallow, which they provide with additional...

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Sharp Launches the new “mid-tier” Z2 and M1 mobiles in Malaysia

By Jeremy Say Commtiva announced their partnership with Sharp to distribute the new Z2 and M1 mobile phones to Malaysia this November, 2016. With a media exclusive to see and demo the products, the media also was treated to a spectacle by Sharp’s ambassador – RoBoHon. This little robot presented the features and specs of the two new sharp phones, and also got jiggy with it as it did a little victory like dance at the end. So going back to the phones, they felt very normal, perhaps even a bit clunky with the soft keys on the Z2....

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Acer Now Supports Windows Holographic Platform in Early 2017

By Jeremy Say Acer announces that they will offer VR Head-Mounted Displays (HMDs) headsets to be able to mix reality with the new Windows 10 Creators Update due out in early 2017. This only adds to an impressive range of entertainment options with StarVR which was jointly developed with Starbreeze. Acer is now a possibly a one stop shop for all things VR with cinema grade HMDs (supports Windows Holographic Platform), and VR-ready computers and platforms to power said device. This lightweight 1440×1440 resolution per lens HDMs will retail at $299. It comes with “inside-out six-degrees of freedom sensors”...

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Moto Z, Moto Z Play, and Moto Mods unleashed in Malaysia

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Motorola’s new Moto Z and Moto Z Play was successfully launched in Malaysia at a grand launching event organized by Lenovo at the Bangsar Shopping Centre. Moto Z, which is dubbed as the world’s thinnest phone, is razor thin at only just 5.2mm. Made from military aircraft-grade aluminium and stainless steel, the Moto Z features a 14cm Quad HD Amoled display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with an enormous 4GB RAM. The phone also includes a high-resolution 13MP, ft.8 camera with optical image stabilization and laser autofocus. Moto Z Play, however, is equipped with Moto’s...

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Dell releases new line, plus new Alienware computers and VR tech

By Jeremy Say Dell launches its new mid range of computers and its pro gaming brand Alienware’s top notch gaming laptops, and they look beautiful. Dell has finally come round the potential of bridging that middle ground in performance and price between cheap computers and those massively expensive gaming rigs. As Raymond Wah, senior vice president of Consumer Marketing at Dell said, “The latest addition to the XPS and Inspiron lines with industry leading InfinityEdge displays blend performance and portability and deliver the viewing experience Dell is renowned for.” We also get to celebrate Alienware’s 20th year of bringing...

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