The great thing about Microsoft Windows 8 OS launch is the overwhelming volume of computing products that every manufacturers are pushing out these few months, and in my opinion, has leveled the playing field. Since the operating system is identical, each brand has to innovate…

It is a privilege to be one of the first in Singapore to review the ASUS Padfone complete with the tablet Station and keyboard Dock, way before its official sale. Unlike most review sites where they attempt to tear the product apart – figuratively speaking…

24 hours ago, I received the complete review package from ASUS consisting of the Padfone (A66), the Padfone Station and the Keyboard Dock. It’s finally in my hands after almost a year of wait. So obviously I can’t wait any longer to share with you…

Last year, I was one of the first 100 to pre-order the Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101. It was indeed a transforming experience, being the first tablet with integrated foldable keyboard. I wrote a comprehensive review on it, covering my thoughts on how such a…

Sony should not have called it a tablet. The unique clamshell device runs on Android OS 3.2 Honeycomb (upgradeable to OS 4.0 ICS in future), has two 5.5-inch TFT display sporting 1024×480 resolution, powered by dual-core 1GHz Tegra 2 processor, lets you play PlayStation certified…

Samsung has the most number of tablet variants in the market. They have the 5-inch Galaxy Note, the 7-inch Tab original, the Tab 8.9, Tab 10.1, and the just-announced Galaxy Tab 2 in 7-inch, 10.1 inch, and Galaxy Note 10.1. Basically, you can find a…

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 may well be the best-looking Android tablet in the market right now. And I’d say it possesses the best customised Android Honeycomb interface thanks to Touchwiz UX. I was fortunate to get a review unit within a week of its…

There are many reasons to get a new gadget. My reason for getting the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer is a light-powered light-weight multi-functional computing device. My current iPad would have fit the bill if not for the following limitations: The soft keyboard is not suitable…

Lucky dad. He told me a few days ago that his boss bought him the Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi 32GB, so he asked me to “enlighten” him on the tablet. Yesterday, he passed it to me and told me that I could “blog about it like…

Almost 10 years ago, around 2002, my mobile phone was the Sony Ericsson P800, then one of the most advanced mobile devices. As the P800 was considerably bulky, I had an idea of how a normal mobile phone could be a part of a larger…

When the whole world is chasing after iPad 2, I put my buck on the Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101, launched in Singapore on 3 May. A laptop? If you think that it’s just a laptop, then you would have been successfully fooled by the…

Today, SingTel launches the sale of iPad 2 with mobile plan subsidy. Apple Store Singapore also stocked up the iPad 2 and made available for order late this week. The rush to get the iPad seems imminent. I have friends asking whether they should look…

iPad: 2nd Generation

April 27, 2011 0

Last year, I applied leave just to queue for the iPad. I was the last person in queue to secure the iPad 16GB Wifi at BEST Denki City Square outlet. iPad was out of stock island-wide by the end of the day, only to be…

I ordered the iPad Camera Connection Kit (CCK) on 29 Jul with a “3-4 week delivery time”. My colleague ordered his on 3 Aug with a “3-4 week delivery time”. He received his CCK on 11 Aug. I haven’t receive mine yet. Screwed up Apple…

When I decide to buy the Apple iPad, my mind is set on what role the device would play in my life. The iPad is going to be a family entertainment tool for gaming, for information browsing, a bit of music and photography creation and…