Tag: NFC

Nokia 8 Brief Review

Nokia has made a comeback, and after releasing several budget Android smartphones this year, finally threw in their flagship model. The Nokia 8 is HMD’s effort is trying to differentiate themselves from other brands, and I have to say, I am impressed with the design … continue

Google Pixel 2 XL Review

The Google Pixel 2 XL will officially retail in Singapore from 15 Nov 2017. It is a much-awaited moment for Android fans because the Pixel is the first Android smartphone that is designed entirely by Google, unlike the Nexus series where Google outsources the development … continue

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra Review

The Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is an oversized version of the Xperia XA1 (review here). On this review, I will share the differences and my experience of the test unit. Comparing XA1 Ultra to XA1 Here are the differences: Display – XA1 Ultra has a … continue

Honor 8 Pro: Singapore Launch, Lazada Exclusive

From 31 August, Singapore consumers will be able to purchase Honor 8 Pro with local 1 year warranty fulfilled by Huawei Service Centre Singapore. Lazada Singapore will be exclusively launching Honor 8 Pro at S$599, in two colours, Midnight Black and Navy Blue. A View … continue

Samsung Galaxy Note8: Singapore Launch

The Samsung Galaxy Note8 is formally announced on 23 Aug 11pm (+8 GMT). I caught the live stream via YouTube. Even before the official announcement of the Note8, there are ample leaks about the design of the smartphone. Hence when it was unveiled, there was … continue

HTC U11 Review: Squeeze In The Competition

I have to admit, HTC has an unusual way of reaching out to the market. Early this year, they announced the HTC U Ultra and U Play. It appears that these products were just bench-warmers to the real deal. As the photo indicates, the U11 … continue

OnePlus 5 Review: Singapore Local Warranty

OnePlus was a very popular brand among the tech community, simply because it offers the best bang for the buck when it comes to the best mobile processor. Unfortunately, it was never officially sold and supported in Singapore market. Hence, I never got a chance … continue

Sony Xperia XA1 Review: Affordable Xperience

Sony’s answer to mid-tier smartphone market, the Xperia XA1 (G3116) runs on MediaTek Helio P20 8-core processor, 3MB RAM and 32GB storage. It supports dual SIMs and micro SD card at the same time, which is going to delight many. The design is polished and … continue

LG G6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8

I am already 4 weeks into my hands-on with the latest LG G6, and it has impressed me. On the other hand, I have not received a review unit of the Samsung Galaxy S8 to give my hands-on opinion. But looking at the specs alone, … continue

Huawei P10 Plus: The Best Smartphone for Portraits

There are many reasons to buy a smartphone. For Huawei P10 Plus, you only need one reason, especially if you love to shoot portraits or objects like food, people, products. The Depth of Field Magic Photographers spend hundreds of dollars and incur bulk and weight … continue

LG G6 and LG V20 Quad DAC Comparison

LG V20 features ES9218 Hi-Fi 32-bit DAC from ESS, while LG G6 (selected regions) appears to use ES9218+ variant. The V20 comes with 3 AOP Mic while G6 only has 2 AOP. This means the G6 does not support directional mic, where I can adjust the … continue

LG G6 Singapore Launch Review

LG Singapore has announced that that the LG G6 will retail from 14 April 2017 at S$988. Prior to the launch event, they have passed me a Korea Telecom (KT) retail unit (LGM-G600K) for an extensive first-look review. The pressure is great across the mobile … continue

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