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Oppo Flagship Find X2 Launch Postponed To March 6 After COVID-19 Scare

Oppo Find X2 Finally Finds a Launch Date Foiled by the cancellation of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain due to COVID-19 fears, Chinese mobile manufacturing giant Oppo has set its sights on Friday, March 6th for its hotly-anticipated flagship Find X2 launch, to take place just in just days. The sophomore

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Adidas FWD-01 Wireless Sport Headphones Review: Chunky But Funky

Adidas FWD-01 Singapore Review The Adidas FWD-01 in all its chunky glory. Image: Adidas It's now possible to be adorned from top to toe with your favourite brand (the one with three stripes). In partnership with Zound Industries, the Swedish audio muscle behind brands like Urbanears and Marshall, Adidas has introduced the

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COVID-19 Threatens the Biggest Names in Tech

Covid-19 contagion fears spark tech event cancellations, factory closures Previously known as the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) or the racially-charged "Wuhan virus", the extremely contagious Covid-19 has wreaked havoc across its start point in the Chinese city of Wuhan and beyond. Nothing is spared - even the innocuous world of technology has

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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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Fujifilm’s X100V Has New Lens, Tilt Screen & Weather-sealed Body

Venerable street photography icon and the brand's maiden X-series camera, the Fujifilm X100 has just received its latest update in the X100V. The film-inspired design, similar to its four predecessors belies the X100V's modern updates including a whole new lens, borrowed from the Fujifilm X-Pro 3, The all-new Fujifilm

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Leica’s $10,000 Black-And-White-only Camera Was So Popular They Built A Third Version

In 2012, Leica's inaugural Monochrom turned heads all around with its "limited" black-and-white functionality and astronomic price point. For a digital camera that was limited to black-and-white shooting, the Monochrom cost an astronomical USD 10,000. The Leica M10 Monochrom. Image: Leica This year, the Monochrom gets a redo based on the winning

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Bose To Shutter All 119 Retail Stores In North America, Europe, Japan, Australia

Massachusetts-based upscale audio manufacturer Bose has announced plans to permanently shut down brick-and-mortar stores in Australia, Europe, Japan and North America. Most widely known for its popular QC-series of noise cancelling headphones, Bose has also eked out a solid reputation for hi-fi audio components like CD players and speakers. More

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Ten Pieces of Tech That Changed The Decade, Ranked (2010-2019)

Remember 2010? You might, but I don't think you do. Let's jog your memory: the birth of life-changing apps Instagram, Kickstarter and Flipboard. The very first iPad unveiled alongside the iPhone 4, and Team Android gets its very first Nexus smartphone - the precursor to today's Pixel smartphones. 4G starts

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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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VR Zone’s 2019 Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets For Every Category & Budget

The holiday season has beset us yet again - the endless jingle of Christmas tunes a constant reminder that we've got limited time and a long list of friends and family to snag gifts for. Fret not: here's a comprehensive guide, arranged by category and price-points so you don't emerge from

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HP’s New Elite Dragonfly Launched: 24.5h Battery, 4G LTE Under 1kg

HP has announced the availability of the Elite Dragonfly ultralight premium PC in Singapore. Targeted at on-the-go business professionals, the Elite Dragonfly delivers an ultra-long battery life, powerful performance and great connectivity in an ultra-light, ultra-portable package - the world's lightest compact business convertible. For mobility, the Elite Dragonfly's convertible form-factor

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Sony’s New S$449 WI-1000XM2 Neckbuds Boasts Industry-Best Noise Cancelling, Dual Drivers

Bringing back the neck-bud form factor, Sony's new WI-1000XM2 joins its lauded 1000X line of noise cancelling personal audio devices, boasting "industry-leading", "next level" noise cancellation. The WI-1000XM2 is ideal for frequent travellers. Image: Sony Powered by the newly-developed HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 also found on Sony's landmark WF-1000XM3 true wireless

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Google Pixel 4 XL Review & iPhone 11 Camera Comparison

I love Pixel. They've represented the loftiest of Google's ideals - from its pure distillation of stock Android to the pioneering of next-generation computational photography. This year, we've got ourselves the Pixel 4, and we've already covered some of our favourite and least favourite features.  The Pixel 4 XL, in Oh So Orange. Image: Ian Ling With

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