ASUS is one of the leading laptop manufacturers and they celebrated their 30th anniversary this year. Among the latest ZenBook models launched, one stands out. The ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581GV-H2001T) is a portable workstation with two touchscreen displays, with room for a keyboard and a…

The ASUSPRO is a sub-brand by ASUS whose products are targeted for business users. The B9440 announced at CES 2017 early this year is a 14-inch full-HD business notebook that weighs 1.05kg. This review unit I tested is the top-spec 16GB DDR3 RAM with 512GB…

The LG gram was launched in 2016 and touted as an uber-lightweight ultrabook that weighs less than 1kg. This year, the LG gram is refreshed with more variants. There is the 13-inch, 14-inch, and 15-inch, as well as various processor configurations from Intel Core i5-7200U…

The new ASUS Zenbook 3 was with me briefly for a review, and using it reminds me fondly of the time I owned the old Macbook Air. Inheriting that compactness and weightlessness, the Zenbook 3 is a real pamper when I pack it in my…

For decades, my desktop never had a webcam, and somehow I did not feel that I needed one. Unlike compact cameras, webcams are built for only one purpose, that is to exist next to the monitor. Then as mobile phones became mainstream and camera quality…

The Microsoft Surface tablet’s iconic design has stood the test of time. Its built-in kickstand and cover keyboards are now inspiring other manufacturers with their own versions. ASUS latest Windows tablet, Transformer 3 Pro, is one product. Windows as a Desktop Despite years of Microsoft…

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…

If you are in search for a durable quality laptop stand, here is one that you might want to check out. I have been doing some shopping on and off for a laptop stand, and the price vary depending on the design and quality. This…

The Dell XPS 13 (2015) has received highly positive reviews since it was announced in 2015, retaining the “smallest 13-inch laptop in the world” accolade even after over a year (not the lightest though). The latest update of XPS 13 (2016) is fitted with new…

This is my very first formal review of a pen. Well, technically-speaking, it is classified as a gadget accessory, since it has a screen stylus on the other end of the pen which you can use on touch screen devices, from smartphones to tablets and even…

ASUS, the pioneer of transformable laptops, has an updated Transformer Book T100 model codenamed T100HA. The design and outlook does not differ much from the earlier T100 series, but with enhancements in line with current computing technology. Same Form Factor The T100HA is still a…

Targus brand is synonymous with laptop cases and computer accessories. Your laptops and other electronic devices are valuable, so you should invest on a good carrier to protect your prized possessions. Targus latest Grid Backpack series are built to take some serious beating. It comes…

The new ASUS Transformer Book T300 Chi is launched as the world’s slimmest detachable laptop and retails in Singapore at S$1498. Compared to previous iterations, ASUS has made some design changes – and minor sacrifices – to transform into such a sleek and portable machine.…

2014 In Summary

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It’s been another exciting 12 months. It amazes me how many gadgets I have actually touched and reviewed – 56 products in all (more than in 2013). In 2014, I was determined in increase my audio products reviews, and did it. Mobile devices continue to…

The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro officially announced its availability in Singapore on 30 Oct 2014. A few days later, I was provided with a unit to review the product first-hand and share my experience. The new Yoga 3 Pro has generated a lot of interest,…

Lenovo would be so proud. Since the launch of the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga in Oct 2012 with a radical flip-over design, many other laptop brands have followed suit. There was the Dell XPS 11, and now ASUS Transformer Book Flip. ASUS wasted no time capitalising…