ASUS latest Android smartwatch is circular, the first for ASUS. As I wore it daily for review, it caught the attention of many people. The natural metal finishing with subtle gold bezel ring (inspired by annular solar eclipse) and durable beige leather strap is certainly…

In Dec, I had the opportunity to review some of the best active noise cancelling headphones released this year. The Sony MDR-1000X was a strong contender to the Bose QuietComfort series of headphones which I first reviewed in 2014. After trying the 1000X which impressed…

Here’s a musical event to share for those who likes Chinese orchestral music.  Ding Yi Music Company is founded in 2007 and is the first Chinese chamber music ensemble in Singapore. Other than traditional Chinese music, they also perform contemporary and even cross-genre works. Under…

Huawei has been doing extremely well in the mobile market, reaching the top 3 mobile phone brand in the world. The P9 which launched in April 2016 with the Leica dual-lens camera propelled the brand into the global market and together with the P9 Plus,…

This year, I managed to attend the Singapore Motorshow 2017. Last year I was invited but I was down with a terrible illness. Attending this year’s #sgmotorshow with #sony #a6500 #review and #huaweimobile #huaweimate9 #sgmotorshow2017 #camera #smartphone #car A photo posted by Chester Tan (@musicdiary)…

Nikon celebrates 100th anniversary this year! Established in 1917 as Nippon Kogaku K.K., I started my SLR journey with Nikon from 1990s. Over the decades, Nikon has been generally conservative in their branding and positioning while Canon is perceived as more aggressive and popular, plus…

I have had Bragi The Dash on review loan for over a month. At publish time, the product is yet to be approved for sale due to the wireless transmission technology (edit 8 Mar 2017: it will be available in Singapore from 13 March 2017…

2016 is an exceptional year for me and my blog. I published 144 articles, averaging 12 posts per month. I reviewed almost 40 headphones and earphones, 5 speakers, around 20 smartphones and tablets, 15 wearables, 11 cameras, and 5 cars. Every single product tested and…