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Huawei P40 Pro vs Samsung S20+ vs iPhone 11 Pro Max: 2020’s Best Smartphones Showdown

Huawei P40 Pro review and comparison The Huawei P40 Pro was launched just days ago, alongside the P40 and P40 Pro Plus. It’s a chaotic time to launch a phone, amidst a growing COVID-19 pandemic, and in spite of almost a full year of Trump-led sanctions. With all odds against Huawei, let’s

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Huawei P40 Phones Launched: 5 cameras, 90Hz Display, 5G-exclusive

Huawei P40, P40 Pro, Pro Plus launched online CEO Richard Yu poses with the new Huawei P40 devices. Image: Huawei Amidst trying times, Huawei has announced its next generation of flagship mobile devices via live stream today. The Huawei P40, P40 Pro and P40 Pro Plus follow up the groundbreaking P30 series

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Apple’s 2020 MacBook Air ($1,449) Is Cheaper, Better, Faster

Apple has lowered the price of the MacBook Air while boosting its performance and storage. It boasts twice the CPU performance and up to 80% faster graphics performance and now starts with a base 256GB storage. The new MacBook Air 2020. Image: Apple Starting at SGD 1,449, the Apple is targetting students

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Apple’s New iPad Pro Has LIDAR For Better AR, Trackpad Support & Ultrawide Lens

About one and a half years after its groundbreaking iPad Pro launched in October 2018, Apple has quietly announced its successor via press release just today. The new iPad Pro is equipped with an all-new LIDAR depth-sensing scanner, an added ultrawide camera and a new Magic Keyboard with backlit keys

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Apple Shuts Stores Outside China Till March 27th Due To Coronavirus

Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced that all physical retail stores outside "Greater China" will be closed until March 27th. On a statement published on the company's website, Cook wrote that the temporary closures are an "effective way to minimise [the] risk of the virus's transmission". Just yesterday, Apple announced that

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Leica S3 Medium Format DSLR Hits Shelves, Costs Nearly S$30,000

At 64 megapixels, the Leica S3 is a behemoth of a medium format DSLR. It was first announced two years ago at Photokina 2018, but now hits the shelves with an equally hefty USD 18,995/GBP 16,500 (~SGD 29,668) price tag. Image: Leica Leica's digital medium format chops began in 2008 with the

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Oppo Find X2 Series Launched: 5G, 120Hz QHD+ AMOLED Display

Oppo has announced its Find X2 series of flagship smartphones about a week after its planned launch date at Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona that has been cancelled due to Covid-19 concerns. The Find X2, which continues Oppo's vanguard Find X branding that was last seen in 2018, sports top-notch

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Coronavirus Fears Undermine Facebook’s F8, Game Developers Conference

Coronavirus tech casualties pile The novel coronavirus tech impact deepens as additional annual staples of the tech calendar have been affected by its onslaught. Also known as COVID-19, its latest victims are Facebook's F8 and the Game Developers Conference (GDC), which have cancelled, modified or postponed event components to deal with

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Fujifilm’s X-T4 Packs IBIS, Flip-out Display and Ultra-fast Shutter

Fujifilm X-T4 now packs IBIS Vloggers and videographers rejoice - Fujifilm has finally brought over IBIS and a flip-out display to its X-T flagship series of mirrorless cameras. The Fujifilm X-T4 comes two years after the launch of its predecessor, bringing changes and upgrades big and small. In-body image stabilisation on the

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Realme Pushes Premium With First 5G Smartphone: X50 Pro 5G

Promotional image of the Realme X50 Pro 5G in Moss Green. Image: Realme Realme, an offshoot of Chinese mobile manufacturing giant Oppo, has announced the Realme X50 Pro 5G in Madrid, Spain. The Realme X50 Pro 5G counts itself among the first smartphones in the world to be equipped with the

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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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EOS R5 Launched: Canon Almost Perfects Full-Frame Mirrorless

Two years after their first entry into the mirrorless full-frame category with its EOS R, Canon has announced the EOS R5 alongside additional mirrorless lenses. With this update, Canon resolves a slew of complaints that bugged the EOS R and EOS RP. The Canon EOS R5 with RF24-105mm f/4-7.1 IS STM.

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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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Huawei’s Heavy Smartphone Discounts Keep It Ahead Of Apple Despite Sanctions

Huawei makes a mean smartphone. However, 2019 was an exceptionally tough year for the Chinese telecommunications company. US-led sanctions had barred it from accessing vital hardware and services vendors like Android, Intel and Broadcom. To add insult to injury, Huawei's headline-grabbing S$54 smartphone promotion last year in Singapore backfired spectacularly

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