Sony Mobile launches Xperia XA1 in Singapore

Sony Mobile is adding a new mid-range Xperia phone to the XA series. The new Xperia™ XA1 has a best in class 8MP 23mm wide-angle lens and a 23MP rear camera. Its large 1/2.3” Exmor™RS mobile sensor and bright F2.0 lens provides superior low light capability. Display-wise, the Xperia XA 1 has an edge-to-edge 720p HD 5″ screen that delivers a crisp and sharp viewing experience. The Xperia XA1 is powered by a Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20 chipset and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat). To ensure a longer lasting performance over the smartphone’s…

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…

LG takes note of the competition, releases the LG Stylus 2 Plus in Singapore

Another day, another new LG smartphone. If LG is planning to dominate every smartphone category, it surely shows in its recent product announcements. Besides the flagship LG G5 and entry level LG X Screen, the South Korean smartphone company today announces the LG Stylus 2 Plus – a challenger to Samsung’s series of Note smartphones. As the name suggest, the mid-level smartphone will come with a nano-coated stylus that will provide a “tactile feedback of a quality fountain pen when writing on the screen”. Improvements from the previous Stylus 2…

LG X Screen launched in Singapore

If the recently released LG G5 is priced out of your budget, you will be glad to hear that LG has just released a mid-range smartphone with features that are found in their higher end LG G5 and V10. The LG X Screen comes with a 4.93-inch HD 720 x 1280 pixels screen with a 1.76-inch “always-on” second screen that keeps your favorite apps or most used functions and notifications at your finger tops. The second screen operates independently from the main display and will keep you informed of the time…

Xiaomi unveils Mi Max and MIUI 8

Bigger is better seems to be Xiaomi’s new mantra when it comes it its flagship phones. The new Mi Max comes with a 6.44 inch 1080p display, 7.5mm thick unibody and an enormous 4,850 mAh battery (the iPhone 6 comes with a 1,810 mAh battery) that Xiaomi says will deliver up to 14 hours of video playback. The phones also have a dual SIM card slot that also doubles up as a microSD card slot for up to 128GB of additional capacity. The Mi Max will come in 3 different versions.…