LG Begins Nougat OS Roll-out for G5 users in Singapore

LG Begins Nougat OS Roll-out for G5 users in Singapore

LG G5’s users in Singapore rejoice! The G5 – LG’s modular flagship phone and one of my most favourite Android phone – is getting an Android 7.0 Nougat OS update starting today! The Android 7.0 Nougat OS was first available natively on the LG V20 smartphone and now, LG G5 users running on Android Marshmallow will also receive this free update. The Nougat OS is designed to be more personalized with over 1500 emoji and the ability to use two or more languages at the same time – great for Singaporeans who are mostly…

LG unveils the V20 in Singapore

LG unveils the V20 in Singapore

They say luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. On the same day that Samsung Singapore announces its official exchange and refund program for the ill fated Galaxy Note7, LG Singapore has prepared to unveil its latest V20 to the media at the Mandarin Orchard Hotel. The V20 is an update to the V10 LG released last year. The company says that it has taken cues from the V10 to determined what the customers would want and need in the V20. The result is a smartphone that is geared towards…

Huawei P9 Review

Huawei P9 Review

Like many Android smartphones available in the market today, one would not have given much thought for the Huawei P9 if not for its unique key feature that comes in the form of a Dual Camera Lens. Designed in collaboration with Leica, the one thing that sets it apart from other smartphones is the appearance of two cameras located right behind the phone. Unlike most other major smartphones in the market today, the two lens are flushed neatly behind a glass enclosure, giving it a smooth and sleek appearance. Each…

Everything you need to know from Google I/O 2016

Everything you need to know from Google I/O 2016

  In its annual Google I/O conference for developers, the company made several announcements on what it has been working on and showed a sneak peek of what’s coming on the software and hardware side of Google. Below are the biggest announcements from Google I/O 2016: Google Home Google’s answer to Amazon’s Echo home personal assistant cum speaker is finally here. The non-portable cylinder shape speaker comes with far field microphones that are always listening so that it can process your queries (“What’s the weather like for the next 5…

Huawei P9 comes with not one but two Leica-certified cameras

Huawei P9 comes with not one but two Leica-certified cameras

If Huawei has an idea on how it can win the smartphone war, it’s through cutting edge design and the phone’s camera capabilities. The newly introduced P-series is Huawei’s latest line of flagship smartphone. Consisting of the P9 and P9 Plus, both phones come with dual-lens rear camera that were produced in collaboration with Leica. Smartphone photography reinvented  Both the P9 and P9 Plus will come with dual Leica Summarit H 1:2.2/27 ASPH lens. Unlike traditional dual-lens camera, one lens will be a RGB sensor, and the other monochrome. This according…

EZ-Link NFC SIM arrives on Android phones in Singapore

EZ-Link NFC SIM arrives on Android phones in Singapore

Apple iPhone users can stop reading now as the new EZ-Link NFC SIM will only work with approved NFC-enabled mobile handsets. With the new NFC SIM, you can now simply tap your mobile phone for payment on public transport and designated retail stores. EZ-Link NFC SIM cards are now available at all 3 mobile network operators in Singapore! You can replace their current SIM card to a NFC SIM card from Singtel, M1 and Starhub from late April onwards to make use of this new functionality. For M1 users, the NFC SIM card…

TOP 5 announcements from Google September Event 2015

TOP 5 announcements from Google September Event 2015

If you’re still undecided on getting the iPhone 6s/6s Plus or iPad Pro for Christmas, Google just made it harder with its new Android software and hardware line-up! 1. Android 6.0 Marshmallow release date The new Android 6.0 focuses on mainly improving the search, notifications and privacy functions on its devices. It’s Now on Tap feature can now be integrated into specific apps, allowing users to use Google search and voice commands with it. For example, while chatting with your friend about a particular restaurant, Now on Tap will pull…