Author: Thina Hareesh

Elephone trumpets its way to Malaysia

If there is one thing China does not seem to be short off, it’s smartphone manufacturers. Elephone is the latest contender in the Chinese smartphone market, merging the hallmark low price tags of its competitors with its own emphasis on...

Huawei unveils premium MediaPad M2 tablet

Huawei has been making waves with its recent release of the P8 and looks set to make more with the recent unveiling of its new tablet, the MediaPad M2. It is an 8-inch tablet with a 1920×1200 resolutions display with...

New ASUS 8-inch and 7-inch ZenPad on sale in the US

ASUS has been planning to refresh its line of ZenPad tablets and the first of its new generation; the ZenPad S 8.0, is finally on sale in the USA. With an attractive price tag of  USD 199.99 (approximately RM 760),...

Galaxy A8 soon to be launched in Malaysia

Samsung is gearing for the release of its new mid-range device, the Galaxy A8.  As reported on SoyaCincau, an entry for the Galaxy A8 was spotted on the SIRIM database last week. With the device already launching in China on...

Samsung smartwatches going round.

The first generation of smartwatches were not really easy on the eye, and this primarily stemmed from the square shape of the display. Samsung has been one of the few manufacturers that have stuck by this square shape while others...

The end of Google Play edition devices?

Google Play edition of devices provided a unique avenue for smartphone enthusiasts to get a pure, unadulterated Android experience on a device from their favorite manufacturer. This is great for those of you who love the hardware but do not...

Chinese OEM’s dominate, Samsung trailing

2014 has been a year of the underdog in the smartphone industry. It heralded the arrival of multiple newcomers into the industry and they all garnered their very own fan bases. Interestingly enough, almost all of these newcomers are Chinese....

HTC’s new flagship, the Hima leaked

With CES just about wrapping up, we have seen many smartphone manufacturers teased off their plans for the flagships of 2015, but one who has not revealed their hand yet is HTC. Now, we may have an early sneak peek on...

[CES 2015] ASUS unveils new smartphones, 2-in-1 tablets

“Experience 2morrow” was the tag line of the day as ASUS took center stage on CES 2015. It encapsulates the Taiwanese tech giants drive to deliver amazing innovations today. With Chairman Jonney Shih running the show, ASUS unveiled two new devices...

Qualcomm asks “Why wait?” at CES 2015

CES 2015 is in full swing as we another leader in the tech industry takes center stage. SoC-manufacturer Qualcomm unveiled their latest work, leading with the intriguing question “Why wait to solve the world’s biggest challenges?”. On stage was president Derek...