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Samsung Announces S20, S20+ & S20 Ultra: 120Hz displays, 8K video, 100x Zoom

Samsung has announced its S20 family of smartphones at its annual Unpacked launch event at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco earlier today. The trio of devices, the Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra deliver notable performance boosts across the board. Image: Screengrab from Samsung Unpacked live stream Galaxy S20,

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Has Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 Caught Up With Apple’s A13 Bionic? Not Really.

It's comfortable at the top, and Apple's 2019 releases reflect that much. While the iPhone 11 Pro showcased huge leaps in display, camera and battery performance, the A13 chipset within had uncharacteristically single-digit improvements over its predecessor the A12. Image: Qualcomm Anecdotally, Qualcomm's best chipsets have been about two years behind Apple's

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Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro, More Pro Than Ever: New “Magic Keyboard”, 8TB SSD

With the latest 8-core processors, up to 64GB of RAM and next-generation graphics of up to 8GB of VRAM, the 16-inch MacBook Pro is Apple's magnum opus in mobile computing.  Targeting professionals, the 16-inch MacBook Pro sports an all-new and revamped Magic Keyboard, returning to a more conventional scissor mechanism, enabling

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Apple’s Show-Stopping $4.99 (S$6.98) TV+ and Arcade Services Announced

Apple started its September event with two key announcements - its Apple Arcade and Apple TV+ services. Coming in at USD 4.99 (SGD 6.98), the competitively-priced Apple Arcade & Apple TV+ target similar services in the market like Netflix, Amazon and Google's Stadia. The Apple TV+ was first revealed earlier this year,

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Huawei Announces S$598 Nova 5T in Singapore

Huawei today announced the availability of the Nova 5T, marketed as a gaming phone at the Esports Festival Asia (EFA) stage at Suntec Singapore in conjunction with the Comex trade show. The Huawei Nova 5T in Midsummer Purple, featuring a "nova" monogram adorning the holographic back. Image: Huawei With a striking multi-layered

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Nikon Announces Development Of Top-End D6 DSLR, 120-300mm f2.8, Z 24mm f1.8

DSLRs are far from dead. Nikon's announcement of the development of the D6 professional DSLR marks the 20th anniversary of the brand's single-digit flagship D-series cameras, and the 60th anniversary of the brand's venerable and versatile F-mount. The highly anticipated Nikon D6 professional DSLR. Image: Nikon Part of the "development announcement" might

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Canon’s First Stabilised f/2.8L Trinity Lenses Launched for EOS-R Cameras

The EOS-R family of full-frame mirrorless cameras has got a lot more serious with the launch of the RF24-70mm f/2.8L IS USM and RF15-35mm f/2.8L IS USM zoom lenses. Both sporting 5-stop CIPA-standard image stabilisation (IS) and a constant f/2.8 aperture, the 24-70mm and 15-35mm lenses are versatile and adept for

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“Ultra-secure” Crypto Smartphone Finney (S$1,899) Launches In Singapore

Touted to be the world's first "ultra-secure" crypto-centric smartphone, Sirin Labs has announced the the local launch of Finney in Singapore available exclusively through electronics retailer Courts. Sirin Labs co-CEO Zvika Landau demonstrates the Safe Screen on the Finney. Image: Ian Ling Founded in Israel, Sirin Labs is a crypto firm with

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Jabra Elite 85h Review: The Best For Less

I've had the unbelievable fortune to have had the opportunity to trial the indomitable Sony WH-1000XM3 (SGD 549) and Jabra Elite 85h (SGD 428/USD300) in quick succession in the past months. Both sublime Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) headphones were put through the full battery of tests: plane, train, bustling cafe

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Bang & Olufsen’s New E8, E6 Wireless Earphones, Updated For The Gym

Bang & Olufsen has announced updates to its Beoplay E8 and E6 wireless headphones, transforming them into fitness wearables with greater durability. The Beoplay E8 Motion (SGD 550) and Beoplay E6 Motion (SGD 460) now feature IP54 sweat and water resistance, which make them ideal for more rugged use in

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Jabra Elite 85h ANC Headphones, Elite Active 45e Sports Come To Singapore

With the overwhelming success of the Elite 65t, Jabra, now the second biggest brand in Singapore for true wireless headphones, has launched the highly-anticipated Elite 85h active noise cancelling headphones. The Jabra Elite 85h headphones (background), and Jabra Elite Active 45e sports earphones (foreground). Image: Ian Ling Jabra Elite 85h (SGD

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