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Xiaomi Mi 11 : What You Need To Know!

Xiaomi Mi 11 : Price + Pre-Order Deal in Malaysia!

The Xiaomi Mi 11 – their latest flagship smartphone, boasting studio-grade cameras and top-of-the-line performance – is now available in Malaysia!

Here is what you need to know about the Xiaomi Mi 11, including its price and pre-order deal in Malaysia!

 

Xiaomi Mi 11 : Now Available In Malaysia

On 8 February 2021, Xiaomi launched the Mi 11 – their latest flagship smartphone, built around the latest Snapdragon 888 mobile platform. It was finally introduced to Malaysia on 25 February 2021.

Let’s start with their official launch presentation on the Mi 11 smartphone :

6.81-inch 120 Hz AMOLED Display

The Xiaomi Mi 11 has a large 6.81-inch AMOLED display, with a 120 Hz refresh rate and a 480 Hz sampling rate.

It has a resolution of 1440 x 3200 pixels, a maximum brightness of 1500 nits, and is protected by Gorilla Glass Victus.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

The Mi 11 is the first Xiaomi smartphone to feature the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile SoC, fabricated on the 5 nm process.

It boasts eight CPU cores with a triple-tier architecture, consisting of :

  • 1 x Kryo 680 Prime core (based on ARM Cortex-X1) at up to 2.84 GHz
  • 3 x Kryo 680 Gold cores (based on ARM Cortex-A78) at up to 2.42 GHz
  • 4 x Kryo 680 Silver cores (based on ARM Cortex-A55) at up to 1.8 GHz

It also comes with an Adreno 660 GPU, Hexagon 780 DSP, Spectra 580 ISP and a built-in X60 5G/LTE modem.

RAM + Storage Options

The Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with 8 GB of LPDDR5 SDRAM memory running at 3200 MHz.

Xiaomi will offer 128 GB and 256 GB storage options, with no external storage expansion through a microSD card.

Cameras

In the front, the Xiaomi Mi 11 has a 20 MP selfie camera, with an f/2.2 aperture. In the back, it has a triple-camera system that consists of :

  • 108 MP main camera, f/1.85 aperture
  • 13 MP ultra-wide camera, f/2.4 aperture
  • 5 MP macro camera, f/2.4 aperture

This triple-camera system is supported by a single LED flash.

 

Xiaomi Mi 11 : Specifications In Malaysia

Specifications Xiaomi Mi 11
Display 6.81-inch AMOLED display
– 1440 x 3200 pixels, 515 ppi
– 120 Hz refresh rate
– 480 Hz sampling rate
– HDR10+, DCI-P3 colour gamut
– 1500 nits max. brightness
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus (front)
Operating System MIUI 12.5 (Android 11)
Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
Memory 8 GB LPDDR5-3200
Storage Options 128 GB / 256 GB (UFS 3.1)
External Storage None
Front Camera 20 MP selfie camera (f/2.2)
Rear
Cameras
108 MP Samsung HMX (f/1.85) main camera
13 MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide camera
5 MP (f/2.4) macro camera
Connectivity 5G / 4G / 3G / 2G
Wi-Fi : WiFi 6
Bluetooth : BT 5.2
USB : USB Type C
GPS Support GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFC Yes
IR Emitter Yes
Fingerprint Sensor In Display
Audio Dual speakers tuned by Harman Kardon
Battery 4,600 mAh
Charging 55 watt wired,
50 watt wireless
Width
Height
Thickness
74.6 mm
164.3 mm
8.06 mm
Weight 196 g

 

Xiaomi Mi 11 : Price + Pre-Order Deal In Malaysia

The Xiaomi Mi 11 will come in two variants, at these price points :

  • 8 GB + 128 GB : RM 2,799, approximately $691 / £494 / A$878 / S$915
  • 8 GB + 256 GB : RM 2,999, approximately $740 / £529 / A$940 / S$980

There will be two colour options – Horizon Blue (left) and Midnight Gray (right) initially, with a third Cloud White colour coming later.

The 8 GB + 256 GB model is available for pre-order from 25 February until 10 March 2021 at their official online store.

 

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Galaxy S21, S21+, S21 Ultra Malaysia Price + Pre-Order Deals

The new Samsung Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones are coming to Malaysia!

Check out the official price list and pre-order deals for all three Samsung flagship smartphones in Malaysia!

 

Galaxy S21, S21+, S21 Ultra in Malaysia : What’s The Difference?

With a 6.2-inch display, the Samsung Galaxy S21 is designed for those who want a light, compact flagship smartphone.

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus, on the other hand, has a larger 6.7-inch display and a larger battery – great for marathon gamers and binge-watchers.

Meanwhile, the Galaxy S21 Ultra offers the ultimate productivity and creativity possibilities with its 6.8-inch display and support for the S Pen.

In Malaysia, all three Galaxy S21 models are powered by the same mobile SoC – Samsung Exynos 2100, and offer both Gorilla Glass Victus protection in the front, and IP68 dust and water-resistance.

To make it easier for you to decide, here is a comparison of their key specifications :

Specifications Galaxy S21 Galaxy S21+ Galaxy S21 Ultra
Model SM-G991 SM-G996 SM-G998
Display Size 6.2-inch Flat 6.7-inch Flat 6.8-inch Edge
Display Panel Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Display Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1440 x 3200 pixels
Pixel Density 421 ppi 394 ppi 515 ppi
Display Features 48~120 Hz refresh rate
1300 nits
10~120 Hz refresh rate
1500 nits
Protection IP68, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
Operating System One UI 3.1 (Android 11)
Platform Samsung Exynos 2100
Memory 8 GB LPDDR5 12 GB / 16 GB LPDDR5
Storage Options 256 GB 256 GB / 512 GB
External Storage None
Front Camera 10 MP Dual Pixel (f/2.2) 40 MP (f/2.2)
Rear Main
Camera
12 MP Dual Pixel (f/1.8) 108 MP (f/1.8)
Rear Ultra-Wide
Camera
12 MP (f/2.2) 12 MP Dual Pixel (f/2.2)
Rear Telephoto
Camera #1
64 MP (f/2.0)
1.1X optical zoom,
3X hybrid zoom
10 MP Dual Pixel (f/2.4)
3X optical zoom
Rear Telephoto
Camera #2
10 MP Dual Pixel (f/4.9)
10X optical zoom
Other Rear
Camera Features
Laser Autofocus
Connectivity 5G / 4G / 3G / 2G
Wi-Fi : WiFi-AC
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 3.2 Type C
5G / 4G / 3G / 2G
Wi-Fi : WiFi-6E
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 3.2 Type C
GPS Support GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
Ultra Wideband No Yes
NFC / MST Yes
S Pen Support No Yes
Fingerprint Sensor In Display
Other Sensors Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro, Geomagnetic,
Hall sensor, Proximity, Ambient Light
Audio Dual stereo speakers tuned by AKG
Battery 4,000 mAh 4,800 mAh 5,000 mAh
Charging 25 watt wired, 18 watt wireless
Width
Height
Thickness
71.2 mm
161.7 mm
7.9 mm
75.6 mm
161.5 mm
7.8 mm
75.6 mm
165.1 mm
8.9 mm
Weight 169 g 200 g 227 g

 

Galaxy S21, S21+, S21 Ultra : Malaysia Price List 

The Samsung Galaxy S21 is available in four colour options in Malaysia, at the recommended retail price of RM 3,699.

  • Phantom Violet
  • Phantom Gray
  • Phantom White
  • Phantom Pink

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus is available in three colour options in Malaysia, at the recommended retail price of RM 4,299.

  • Phantom Violet
  • Phantom Black
  • Phantom Silver

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is available in two colour options in Malaysia :

  • Phantom Black
  • Phantom Silver

It will also come in two variants, with these recommended retail prices :

  • 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage : RM 5,299
  • 16 GB RAM + 512 GB storage : RM 5,899

 

Galaxy S21, S21+, S21 Ultra : Malaysia Pre-Order Deals!

From now until 28 January 2021, you can pre-order the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ and Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones and receive these freebies!

  • Galaxy S21 : FREE Galaxy Buds Live + Galaxy SmartTag + YouTube Premium
  • Galaxy S21+ : FREE Galaxy Buds Live + Galaxy SmartTag + YouTube Premium
  • Galaxy S21 Ultra : FREE Galaxy Buds Pro + Galaxy SmartTag + YouTube Premium

 

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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G : Specifications, Price + Deals!

Samsung just revealed the Galaxy S20 FE 5G, which offers the leading features of the Galaxy S20 at a more affordable price point, and here are its specifications, price and deals!

 

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G : What’s Different?

The new Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G comes with the best features from the Galaxy S20 smartphone, in a streamlined premium design.

The Galaxy S20 FE 5G has a slightly larger 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display, with a much faster 120 Hz refresh rate.

It also comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 mobile platform with 8 GB of LPDDR5 memory, and up to 256 GB of storage capacity.

It now comes with a higher-resolution 32 MP front camera, but trades the 64 MP telephoto camera for an 8 MP telephoto camera. This telephoto camera has a 3X optical zoom, with 30X Space Zoom capability.

The Galaxy S20 FE 5G is slightly thicker and heavier than the Galaxy S20, but comes with a larger 4,500 mAh battery with 12.5% longer battery life.

 

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G : Specifications Comparison

Here is a specification comparison of Galaxy S20 FE 5G against the original Galaxy S20 :

Specifications Galaxy S20 FE 5G Galaxy S20
Model SM-G781 SM-G981
Display 6.5-inch Super AMOLED
– 1080 x 2400 pixels
120 Hz refresh
– HDR10 support
6.2-inch Super AMOLED
– 1440 x 3200 pixels
60 Hz refresh
– HDR10 support
IP Rating IP68 dust- and water-resistance
Operating System Android Q with One UI
System Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Samsung Exynos 990
RAM 8 GB LPDDR5
Storage 128 GB / 256 GB
External Storage microSD (hybrid, up to 1 TB)
Front Camera 32 MP, f/2.2 aperture 10 MP, f/2.2 aperture
Rear Cameras 12 MP main camera
12 MP ultra-wide camera
8 MP telephone camera (3X)
12 MP main camera
12 MP ultra-wide camera
64 MP telephone camera (3X)
Connectivity Wi-Fi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax (dual-band)
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 2.0 Type C
Fingerprint Sensor In Display Ultrasonic
Audio Dolby Atmos stereo speakers tuned by AKG
Battery 4,500 mAh battery 4,000 mAh battery
Charger 15 W fast charger
Dimensions 74.5 mm wide
159.8 mm tall
8.4 mm thick
69.1 mm wide
151.7 mm tall
7.9 mm thick
Weight 190 g 163 g

 

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G : Price + Availability

The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G is available in these six colour options, from left to right : Cloud Mint, Cloud Navy, Cloud Lavender, Cloud Red, Cloud Orange and Cloud White.

Here are the Galaxy S20 FE’s official price list in various countries :

  • Malaysia : RM3,399 (about US$815 / £640 / A$1159 / S$1122)
  • United States : $699.99
  • United Kingdom : £699
  • Australia : A$999

Here are online purchase options :

 

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G : Pre-Order Deals

United States

Samsung US is giving $70 instant credit towards accessories with every pre-order.

United Kingdom

Samsung UK is giving 4 months of YouTube Premium with every pre-order, as well as one of these two options :

  • either a Galaxy Games Pack and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate,
  • or a Samsung Galaxy Fit 2 smartwatch

Australia

Samsung Australia is giving  a free pair of Galaxy Buds Live with every pre-order.

Malaysia

Pre-order kicks off from 10 AM on 24 September 2020 until 8 October 2020, with freebies worth RM586 :

  • UV Steriliser with Wireless Charging worth RM299
  • One-Time Screen Crack Protection worth RM168
  • Clear Standing Cover worth RM119

 

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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 : Malaysia Price + Pre-Order Deal!

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is coming to Malaysia, and here are its official price and pre-order deal!

 

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 : A Quick Primer!

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is the successor to the Galaxy Fold – the first Samsung foldable smartphone.

They both have the same inward folding design, but the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 features a bevy of improvements inside and outside :

  • Much larger 6.2-inch Cover Screen
  • Slightly larger 7.6-inch Main Screen with Ultra Thin Glass protection
  • Replacement of the large display notch, with a tiny punch hole for the front camera
  • 120 Hz Dynamic Refresh Rate mode
  • New Hideaway Hinge with Sweeper technology
  • Cover Camera : 10 MP, f/2.2 aperture
  • Front Camera : 10 MP, f/2.2 aperture
  • Rear Camera (Main) : 12 MP Dual Pixel, f/1.8 aperture
  • Rear Camera (Ultra-Wide) : 12 MP, f/2.2
  • Rear Camera (Telephoto) : 12 MP, f/2.4
  • Multi-Active Window lets you open multiple files from the same app and view them side-by-side
  • Multi-Window Tray lets you open multiple apps at the same time, with drag and drop capabilities.
  • Split Screen Capture lets you capture the screen of one app, and transfer it into a different app.

 

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 : Malaysia Colour Options

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 will be available in two colour options – Mystic Black (left) and Mystic Bronze in Malaysia.

 

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 : Malaysia Price + Pre-Order Deal!

Here in Malaysia, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 has a recommended retail price of RM 7,999 (about US$1,918 / £1,476 / A$2,636 / S$2,622).

It will be available for retail purchase starting 25 September 2020, with pre-orders beginning on 11 September 2020 at :

Every pre-order of the Galaxy Z Fold 2, from now until 24 September 2020, will come with these freebies :

  • one FREE pair of Galaxy Buds Live (worth RM699)
  • one FREE Montblanc Card Holder (worth RM655)

In addition, every Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 comes with Galaxy Z Concierge, which gives you :

  • 24/7 one-on-one assistance from Samsung experts
  • One-time Inner Screen Crack Protection against accidental damage within one year of purchase.
    Note : The protection does not include the exterior screen.

 

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 : Specifications In Malaysia

Specifications Galaxy Z Fold 2
Main Display 7.6-inch Infinity Flex Display
Dynamic AMOLED 2X panel
1768 x 2208 pixels (373 ppi)
120 Hz refresh rate max.
Cover Display 6.2-inch Super AMOLED Display
HD+ (816 x 2260 pixels)
Operating System Android Q
System Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+
Processor 1 x Kryo 585 Gold (3.1 GHz)
3 x Kryo 585 Gold (2.4 GHz)
4 x Kryo 585 Silver (1.8 GHz)
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 650
RAM + Storage 12 GB + 256 GB (UFS 3.1)
External Storage NA
Front Camera 10 MP, f/2.2 aperture
Cover Camera 10 MP, f/2.2 aperture
Rear Cameras Main : 12 MP, f/1.8, Dual Pixel
Ultra-Wide : 12 MP, f/2.2
Telephoto : 12 MP, f/2.4
Connectivity 5G : Sub6 / mmWave
4G : LTE
Wi-Fi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax (dual-band)
Ultra Wide Band (UWB)
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 2.0 Type C
Fingerprint Sensor Side Sensor
Other Sensors Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro,
Geomagnetic, Hall sensor,
Proximity sensor, Light sensor
Audio High dynamic dual speakers
Dolby Atmost support
Battery 4,500 mAh battery
Charger NA
Dimensions
(Folded)
68.0 mm wide
159.2 mm tall
16.8 mm thick
Dimensions
(Unfolded)
128.2 mm wide
159.2 mm tall
6.9 mm thick
Weight 282 g

 

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Malaysia Price + Pre-Order Deals!

Samsung just launched the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphones, and here are their official price list and pre-order deals for Malaysia!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : A Quick Primer!

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra are the next-generation phablets featuring an improved S Pen.

They are both powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ in the United States, and the Samsung Exynos 990 globally.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 has a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED+ display, with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels.

It comes with 8 GB of RAM, up to 256 GB of storage, and a 4,300 mAh battery. Its triple camera system will support 8K video recording :

  • a 12 MP main camera,
  • a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, and
  • a 64 MP telephoto camera with 30X Space Zoom

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Hands-On Preview!

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra has a 6.9-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display, with a resolution of 1440 x 3088 pixels.

It comes with 12 GB of RAM, up to 512 GB of storage, and a 4,500 mAh battery. Its triple camera system will come with laser focusing and support 8K video recording :

  • a 108 MP main camera,
  • a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, and
  • a 12 MP telephoto camera with 50X Space Zoom

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra : Hands-On Preview!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Price List + Pre-Order Deal For Malaysia

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G will be available in three colour options – Mystic Bronze, Mystic Grey and Mystic Green.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 4G will be available in two colour options – Mystic Bronze, and Mystic Grey.

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : Colour Comparison!

In Malaysia and Singapore, Samsung will bring in these models with these specifications :

  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 4G (8 GB + 256 GB) : RM 3,899 | S$1,398 (about US$929 / £708 / A$1,295)
  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 5G (8 GB + 256 GB) : RM 4,299 | S$1,548 (about US$1,205 / £780 / A$1,427)

You will be able to pre-order starting 10 AM, 6 August until 20 August 2020, with these freebies :

  • Samsung Galaxy Buds+ (worth 599)
  • Samsung N3300 Wireless Charger (worth RM209)
  • Samsung UV Sanitiser (worth RM299)

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra : Price + Pre-Order Deal For Malaysia

In Malaysia, the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra will be available in three colour options – Mystic White, Mystic Bronze and Mystic Black.

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : Colour Comparison!

In Malaysia and Singapore, Samsung will only bring in one model with these specifications :

  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G (12 GB + 256 GB) : RM 5,199 (about US$1,240 / £944 / A$1,727 / S$1,696)

You will be able to pre-order starting 10 AM, 6 August until 20 August 2020, with these freebies :

  • Samsung Galaxy Buds Live (worth RM699)
  • Samsung N3300 Wireless Charger (worth RM209)
  • Samsung UV Sanitiser (worth RM299)

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 | Note 20 Ultra : Specifications For Malaysia

Specifications Galaxy Note 20 Galaxy Note20 Ultra
Display 6.7-inch Infinity-O Display
Super AMOLED+ Panel
6.9-inch Infinity-O Display
Dynamic AMOLED 2X Panel
Display Features HDR10+, 60 Hz HDR10+, 120 Hz, 1500 nits
Display Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1440 x 3088 pixels
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, IP68
Operating System One UI 2.0 (Android Q)
Platform Samsung Exynos 990
Processor 2 x Mongoose 5 cores (2.7 GHz)
2 x Cortex-A76 cores (2.5 GHz)
4 x Cortex-A55 cores (2.0 GHz)
GPU ARM Mali-G77 MP11
Memory 8 GB LPDDR5 12 GB LPDDR5
Internal Storage 256 GB 256 GB
External Storage Hybrid MicroSD Slot (up to 512 GB)
Front Camera 10 MP camera (f/2.2)
Main Cameras 12 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
64 MP 3X Hybrid Zoom camera (f/2.0)
108 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
12 MP 5X Optical Zoom camera (f/3.0)
Laser focus sensor
Connectivity Bluetooth 5.1
WiFi-AX
USB 2.0 Type C
S Pen 25 ms response time, 4096 levels
Lithium Titanate battery
9 ms response time, 4096 levels
Lithium Titanate battery
Fingerprint Sensor 3D Sonic Max
Battery 4,300 mAh 4,500 mAh
Charging 25 W 25 W
Dimensions 75.2 mm wide
161.6 mm tall
8.3 mm thick
77.2 mm wide
164.8 mm tall
8.1 mm thick
Weight 192 g 208 g

 

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Samsung Malaysia Throws In More Galaxy Note 20 Free Gifts!

Samsung Malaysia just announced that all pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra will come with additional free gifts!

 

Samsung Malaysia Throws In More Galaxy Note 20 Free Gifts!

Surprise! Just hours after the Galaxy Note 20 | Galaxy Note 20 Ultra pre-order kicked off, Samsung Malaysia sweetened the pot with additional free gifts!

 

New Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Pre-Order Deals For Malaysia!

If you pre-order from 10 AM, 6 August until 20 August 2020, you will now receive these freebies worth RM1107 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Buds+ (worth 599)
  • Samsung N3300 Wireless Charger (worth RM209)
  • Samsung UV Sanitiser (worth RM299)

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

New Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra Pre-Order Deals For Malaysia!

If you pre-order from 10 AM, 6 August until 20 August 2020, you will now receive these freebies worth RM1207 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Buds Live (worth RM699)
  • Samsung N3300 Wireless Charger (worth RM209)
  • Samsung UV Sanitiser (worth RM299)

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 | Note 20 Ultra : Specifications For Malaysia

Specifications Galaxy Note 20 Galaxy Note20 Ultra
Display 6.7-inch Infinity-O Display
Super AMOLED+ Panel
6.9-inch Infinity-O Display
Dynamic AMOLED 2X Panel
Display Features HDR10+, 60 Hz HDR10+, 120 Hz, 1500 nits
Display Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1440 x 3088 pixels
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, IP68
Operating System One UI 2.0 (Android Q)
Platform Samsung Exynos 990
Processor 2 x Mongoose 5 cores (2.7 GHz)
2 x Cortex-A76 cores (2.5 GHz)
4 x Cortex-A55 cores (2.0 GHz)
GPU ARM Mali-G77 MP11
Memory 8 GB LPDDR5 12 GB LPDDR5
Internal Storage 256 GB 256 GB
External Storage Hybrid MicroSD Slot (up to 512 GB)
Front Camera 10 MP camera (f/2.2)
Main Cameras 12 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
64 MP 3X Hybrid Zoom camera (f/2.0)
108 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
12 MP 5X Optical Zoom camera (f/3.0)
Laser focus sensor
Connectivity Bluetooth 5.1
WiFi-AX
USB 2.0 Type C
S Pen Yes, 9 ms response time, 4096 levels
Lithium Titanate battery (24 hours standby)
Fingerprint Sensor 3D Sonic Max
Battery 4,300 mAh 4,500 mAh
Charging 25 W 25 W
Dimensions 75.2 mm wide
161.6 mm tall
8.3 mm thick
77.2 mm wide
164.8 mm tall
8.1 mm thick
Weight 192 g 208 g

 

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Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Singapore Price + Pre-Order Deals!

Samsung just launched the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra smartphones, and here are their official price list and pre-order deals for Singapore!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : A Quick Primer!

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra are the next-generation phablets featuring an improved S Pen.

They are both powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ in the United States, and the Samsung Exynos 990 globally.

Recommended : Samsung Exynos 990 Performance : How Fast Is It?

Samsung Galaxy Note 20

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 has a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED+ display, with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels.

It comes with 8 GB of RAM, up to 256 GB of storage, and a 4,300 mAh battery. Its triple camera system will support 8K video recording :

  • a 12 MP main camera,
  • a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, and
  • a 64 MP telephoto camera with 30X Space Zoom

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Hands-On Preview!

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra

The Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra has a 6.9-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display, with a resolution of 1440 x 3088 pixels.

It comes with 12 GB of RAM, up to 512 GB of storage, and a 4,500 mAh battery. Its triple camera system will come with laser focusing and support 8K video recording :

  • a 108 MP main camera,
  • a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, and
  • a 12 MP telephoto camera with 50X Space Zoom

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra : Hands-On Preview!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 : Price List + Pre-Order Deal For Singapore

In Singapore, the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 will be available in three colour options – Mystic Bronze, Mystic Gray and Mystic Green.

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : Colour Comparison!

In Malaysia and Singapore, Samsung will bring in these models with these specifications :

  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 4G (8 GB + 256 GB) : RM 3,899 | S$1,398 (about US$929 / £708 / A$1,295)
  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 5G (8 GB + 256 GB) : RM 4,299 | S$1,548 (about US$1,205 / £780 / A$1,427)

You will be able to pre-order starting 10 AM, 6 August until 16 August 2020, with these freebies :

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra : Price + Pre-Order Deal For Singapore

In Singapore, the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra will be available in three colour options – Mystic White, Mystic Bronze and Mystic Black.

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note20 | Note20 Ultra : Colour Comparison!

In Malaysia and Singapore, Samsung will only bring in one model with these specifications :

  • Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G (12 GB + 256 GB) : RM 5,199 | S$1,898 (about US$1,240 / £944 / A$1,727)

You will be able to pre-order starting 10 AM, 6 August until 16 August 2020, with this freebie :

  • Retail : Free Samsung Galaxy Buds Live (worth S$288)
  • Online : Free Samsung Galaxy Buds Live voucher (worth S$288)

Here are the direct online pre-order links :

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 | Note 20 Ultra : Specifications For Singapore

Specifications Galaxy Note 20 Galaxy Note20 Ultra
Display 6.7-inch Infinity-O Display
Super AMOLED+ Panel
6.9-inch Infinity-O Display
Dynamic AMOLED 2X Panel
Display Features HDR10+, 60 Hz HDR10+, 120 Hz, 1500 nits
Display Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1440 x 3088 pixels
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass Victus, IP68
Operating System One UI 2.0 (Android Q)
Platform Samsung Exynos 990
Processor 2 x Mongoose 5 cores (2.7 GHz)
2 x Cortex-A76 cores (2.5 GHz)
4 x Cortex-A55 cores (2.0 GHz)
GPU ARM Mali-G77 MP11
Memory 8 GB LPDDR5 12 GB LPDDR5
Internal Storage 256 GB 256 GB
External Storage Hybrid MicroSD Slot (up to 512 GB)
Front Camera 10 MP camera (f/2.2)
Main Cameras 12 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
64 MP 3X Hybrid Zoom camera (f/2.0)
108 MP main camera (f/1.8)
12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
12 MP 5X Optical Zoom camera (f/3.0)
Laser focus sensor
Connectivity Bluetooth 5.1
WiFi-AX
USB 2.0 Type C
S Pen Yes, 9 ms response time, 4096 levels
Lithium Titanate battery (24 hours standby)
Fingerprint Sensor 3D Sonic Max
Battery 4,300 mAh 4,500 mAh
Charging 25 W 25 W
Dimensions 75.2 mm wide
161.6 mm tall
8.3 mm thick
77.2 mm wide
164.8 mm tall
8.1 mm thick
Weight 192 g 208 g

 

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HUAWEI MatePad Pro Price + Pre-Order Deal For Malaysia!

The HUAWEI MatePad Pro flagship table is available for pre-order in Malaysia starting today! Pre-order it to get RM 1,000 in freebies!

 

HUAWEI MatePad Pro : A Quick Primer

The HUAWEI MatePad Pro is a flagship tablet with a 10.8-inch display. It uses an LCD panel, with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 and a wide DCI-P3 colour gamut.

It is built around the HUAWEI Kirin 990, which is a flagship mobile platform, featuring fast CPU and GPU cores and neural processing cores.

All that is powered by a large 7,250 mAh battery, with a rated battery life of 12 hours!

Full Details : HUAWEI MatePad Pro : 10.8-inch Flagship Tablet Preview!

 

HUAWEI MatePad Pro : Price + Pre-Order Deal For Malaysia!

HUAWEI is offering the MatePad Pro at an awesome price of just RM 2,399 / ~US$551 / ~£445 / ~A$909 / ~S$790.

It is now available in either the Midnight Grey or Pearl White colour options, with freebies worth RM 1,000!

  • FREE HUAWEI MatePad Pro Keyboard
  • FREE HUAWEI M-Pen
  • 3-Month subscription to HUAWEI Video

You can order the HUAWEI MatePad Pro from the official online HUAWEI store :

The pre-order offer above is only valid from 3 to 10 April 2020, and deliveries will begin on 11 April 2020.

 

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HUAWEI P40 Price + Pre-Order Deals For Malaysia!

The HUAWEI P40 + P40 Pro smartphones are available for pre-order in Malaysia starting today! Here are their prices and pre-order deals!

 

HUAWEI P40 Models + Price List For Malaysia!

HUAWEI Malaysia is bringing into Malaysia these four colour options – Deep Sea Blue, Black, Blush Gold and Silver Frost for two P40 models :

  • HUAWEI P40 : RM 2,799 / ~US$642 / ~£518 / ~A$1,057 / ~S$919
  • HUAWEI P40 Pro : RM 3,899 / ~US$894 / ~£722 / ~A$1,473 / ~S$1,280

Here are the online purchase options in Malaysia :

HUAWEI P40 : A Quick Primer

The HUAWEI P40 has a 6.1-inch OLED display, and comes in 4G and 5G variants, powered by the Kirin 990 and Kirin 990 5G respectively.

HUAWEI will offer it with either 6 GB or 8 GB of memory, and either 128 GB or 256 GB of storage. Its marquee feature is its rear Leica triple-camera system.

Powering all that is a large 3,800 mAh battery, which supports 22.5 watt HUAWEI SuperCharge wired charging.

Full Details : HUAWEI P40 : Key Features, Price + Availability!

HUAWEI P40 Pro : A Quick Primer

The HUAWEI P40 Pro has a 6.58-inch OLED display, and comes only in 5G variants, powered by the Kirin 990 5G.

HUAWEI will offer it with 8 GB of memory, and storage options of 128 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB. Its marquee feature is its rear Leica quad-camera system.

Powering all that is a large 4,200 mAh battery, which supports 40 watt HUAWEI SuperCharge wired charging.

Full Details : HUAWEI P40 Pro : Key Features, Price + Availability!

 

HUAWEI P40 Pre-Order Deals For Malaysia!

HUAWEI Malaysia announced these great pre-order freebies worth RM 1,300 for both the P40 and P40 Pro, if you pre-order from 3 to 10 April 2020.

  • FREE pair of HUAWEI FreeBuds 3
  • 50 GB HUAWEI Cloud Storage
  • 1-Year Extended Warranty + 1 Month Screen Protection
  • 3-Month Subscription To HUAWEI Video
  • Wireless Charging Case (P40) / Wireless Car Super Charger (P40 Pro)

You can pre-order the P40 or P40 Pro in Malaysia through the official HUAWEI online store :

Deliveries will begin from 11 April 2020 onwards.

 

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Galaxy S20 | S20+ | S20 Ultra Malaysia Pre-Order + Deal!

The Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy S20 Ultra has just been announced, and here are the available models, pre-order details and deals for Malaysia!

 

Galaxy S20 | S20+ | S20 Ultra : Available Models In Malaysia!

Samsung is offering a dizzying number of variants of those three main models, with 4G and 5G options, and different memory and storage configurations.

So let’s start by sharing with you what Samsung will be bringing into Malaysia, as confirmed by Luke Au, Head of IT and Mobile Product Marketing at Samsung Malaysia.

As Luke explained, Samsung Malaysia will only bring in 3 models :

 

Galaxy S20 | S20+ | S20 Ultra : Price List + Availability!

And here is the official Malaysia price list for the three smartphones, and the new Galaxy Buds+ true wireless earbuds!

 

Galaxy S20 | S20+ | S20 Ultra : Pre-Order Deal + Details!

The pre-order will kick off from 12 February until 26 February 2020, with delivery starting on 4 March 2020.

Every purchase of the Galaxy S20+ or Galaxy S20 Ultra will come with a FREE pair of Samsung Galaxy Buds+ worth RM 599!

You can pre-order any one of the three new Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphones at all Samsung Experience Stores and selected Authorised Partners nationwide.

Here are some online pre-order options :

Here are the pre-order steps :

Step 1 : Go to the Galaxy S20 pre-order link of choice

Step 2 : Select the Pre-Order Payment and Collection Method of choice

You may select to either :

  • Self collect your device at the selected Participating Outlets with a RM 500 deposit, or
  • Have your Galaxy S20 pre-order unit delivered (free of charge) to your doorstep with a full payment

Step 3 : Read and Agree to the Terms and Conditions

Step 4 : Fill In The Required Details, including preferred model, colour and collection outlet (if self-collecting) or address (if opting for delivery)

Step 5 : Order Confirmation

  • Please check your details once again, and proceed by selecting Place My Order.

Step 6 : Payment

  • You will be asked to pay RM 500 as deposit (if self-collecting), or pay in full (for free delivery option).

Step 7 : Collection

  • For self-collection, please bring the email and payment receipt to collect from your preferred outlet from 4 March 2020 to 4 April 2020.
  • If you choose to collect at the upcoming roadshow, you may be entitled to exclusive roadshow rewards on a first come, first served basis.
  • For free delivery, a Samsung partner will deliver your pre-ordered unit to your registered address from 4 March 2020 onwards.

 

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Samsung Galaxy A71 | A51 Price + Pre-Order Deal!

The Samsung Galaxy A71 and Galaxy A51 are coming soon, and here are their specifications, price, availability and pre-order deal!

 

Samsung Galaxy A71 | A51

Samsung Malaysia will soon introduce the Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite smartphones.

High Resolution Cameras

Both the Samsung Galaxy A71 and Galaxy A51 feature quad cameras at the back – a high-resolution main camera, an ultra-wide camera, a macro camera and a depth sensor.

The Samsung Galaxy A71 comes with a 64 MP main camera, while the Samsung Galaxy A51 comes with a 48 MP main camera.

Both cameras support Super Steady Video, which removes camera shake, giving you super smooth video even when you are walking!

Edge to Edge Infinity-O Displays

The Samsung Galaxy A71 features the same 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display as the Galaxy S10 Lite.

The Samsung Galaxy A51, on the other hand, comes with a slightly smaller 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display.

Large, Fast Charging Batteries

The Samsung Galaxy A71 comes with the same 4,500 mAh battery as the Galaxy S10 Lite, and supports 25W fast charging.

The Samsung Galaxy A51, on the other hand, comes with a slightly smaller 4,000 mAh battery, and 15W fast charging support.

 

Samsung Galaxy A71 | A51 : Specifications

Specifications Samsung Galaxy A71 Samsung Galaxy A51
Display 6.7-inch Infinity-O display
– Super AMOLED Plus
– 1080 x 2400 pixels (~394 ppi)
6.5-inch Infinity-O display
– Super AMOLED
– 1080 x 2400 pixels (~394 ppi)
Operating System Android 10 Q
System Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 Samsung Exynos 9611
RAM 8 GB LPDDR4x 6 GB LPDDR4x
Storage 128 GB internal storage
microSD slot (512 GB)
Front Camera 32 MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture
Rear Cameras Quad Camera System
– 64 MP main camera (f/1.8)
– 12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
– 5 MP macro camera (f/2.4)
– 5 MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Quad Camera System
– 48 MP main camera (f/2.0)
– 12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
– 5 MP macro camera (f/2.4)
– 5 MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Connectivity 4G : LTE
Wi-Fi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth : BT5.0
USB : USB Type C 2.0
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, In-Display
Battery 4,500 mAh battery
25W fast charging
4,000 mAh battery
15W fast charging
Dimensions 76.0 mm wide
163.6 mm tall
7.7 mm thick
73.6 mm wide
158.5 mm tall
7.9 mm thick
Weight 179 g 172 g

 

Samsung Galaxy A71 | A51 : Price + Availability

The Samsung Galaxy A71 has a recommended retail price of RM 1,799, and available in the Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush Silver and Prism Crush Blue colours.

The Samsung Galaxy A51 is cheaper at just RM 1,299, with the colour options of Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White and Prism Crush Blue.

Both devices will be available for retail sale starting 7 February 2020.

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite Pre-Order Deal!

 

Samsung Galaxy A71 | A51 : Pre-Order Deal + Details!

If you pre-order either device from 3 to 5 February 2020, you will receive a FREE Samsung Protection Plus worth RM 369!

Device RRP Colour Options Pre-Order Rewards
Samsung Galaxy A71 RM 1,799 Prism Crush Black
Prism Crush Silver
Prism Crush Blue
FREE Protection Plus worth RM 185
– 1 Year Extended Protection
– 1 Time Screen Protection
Samsung Galaxy A51 RM 1,299 Prism Crush Black
Prism Crush White
Prism Crush Blue
FREE Protection Plus worth RM 119
– 1 Year Extended Protection
– 1 Time Screen Protection

Here are the pre-order steps :

Step 1 : Visit the online dealer of your choice (Samsung Official Store | Samsung Official Store).

Step 2 : Add the Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy Note10 Lite to your online shopping cart and check out.

Step 3 : Upon successful payment, your account will be updated with the order information and tracking number.

Step 4 : Your pre-ordered Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy Note10 Lite, as well as your Free Gift, will be delivered to you from 10 AM, 7 February (Friday) until 10 PM, 23 February (Sunday).

 

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite Pre-Order Deal!

The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite are coming soon, and here are their specifications, price, availability and pre-order deal!

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite

Samsung Malaysia will soon introduce the Galaxy S10 Lite and Galaxy Note10 Lite smartphones.

What’s New In Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite

  • larger 6.7-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display
  • 48 MP main camera with Super Steady OIS
  • 32 MP front camera
  • larger 4,500 mAh battery

What’s New In Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite

  • 6.7-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display
  • 12 MP telephoto + 12 MP ultra-wide cameras
  • 32 MP front camera
  • larger 4,500 mAh battery

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite : Specifications

Specifications Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite
Display 6.7-inch Infinity-O display
– Super AMOLED Plus
– 1080 x 2400 pixels (~394 ppi)
6.7-inch Infinity-O display
– Super AMOLED
– 1080 x 2400 pixels (~394 ppi)
Operating System Android 10 Q
System Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, or
Samsung Exynos 8920
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, or
Samsung Exynos 8910
RAM 8 GB LPDDR4x
Storage 128 GB internal storage
Front Camera 32 MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture
Rear Cameras Triple Camera System
– 48 MP main camera (f/2.0)
– 12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
– 5 MP macro camera (f/2.4)
Triple Camera System
– 12 MP main camera (f/1.7)
– 12 MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2)
– 12 MP telephoto camera (f/2.4)
Connectivity 4G : LTE
Wi-Fi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth : BT5.0
USB : USB Type C 2.0
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, In-Display
Battery 4,500 mAh LiPo battery
Dimensions 75.6 mm wide
162.5 mm tall
8.1 mm thick
76.1 mm wide
163.7 mm tall
8.7 mm thick
Weight 186 g 199 g

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite : Price + Availability

The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is positioned as a higher-end device, with a recommended retail price of RM 2,699, and available in the Prism Black, Prism White and Prism Blue colours.

The Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite will be cheaper at just RM 2,299, with the colour options of Auto Glow, Aura Black and Aura Red.

Both devices will be available for retail sale starting 7 February 2020.

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite | Note10 Lite : Pre-Order Deal + Details!

If you pre-order either device from 3 to 5 February 2020, you will receive a FREE Samsung Galaxy Fit smartwatch worth RM 369!

Device RRP Colour Options Pre-Order Rewards
Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite RM 2,699 Prism Black
Prism White
Prism Blue
FREE Samsung Galaxy Fit worth RM 369
Samsung Galaxy Note10 Lite RM 2,299 Aura Glow
Aura Black
Aura Red
FREE Samsung Galaxy Fit worth RM 369

Here are the pre-order steps :

Step 1 : Visit the online dealer of your choice (Samsung Official Store | Samsung Official Store).

Step 2 : Add the Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy Note10 Lite to your online shopping cart and check out.

Step 3 : Upon successful payment, your account will be updated with the order information and tracking number.

Step 4 : Your pre-ordered Galaxy S10 Lite or Galaxy Note10 Lite, as well as your Free Gift, will be delivered to you from 10 AM, 7 February (Friday) until 10 PM, 23 February (Sunday).

 

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realme X2 Pro Price + Deals In Malaysia!

The realme X2 Pro was just launched in Malaysia, offering a 64 MP camera, and the Snapdragon 855 Plus processor! Here are its official price and more importantly, pre-order + DirectD special sale deals!

 

realme X2 Pro Price + Deals In Malaysia!

The realme X2 Pro (MY) is available in two colour options – Neptune Blue and Polar White.

It will be offered in a single variant, with 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage, with a recommended retail price of RM 2,399 / ~US$574 / ~£445 / ~A$846 / ~S$786.

Here is the official online pre-order / sale page in Malaysia :

  • Realme X2 Pro (12GB + 256GB) : RM 2,399

Chup Dulu Lazada Deal

If you pre-order the Realme X2 Pro at 12 AM on 5 December 2019, you will receive these freebies :

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  • realme Buds wireless earphones
  • realme Power Bank
  • realme Backpack

DirectD has also organising a special sale at 9:30 PM on 6 December 2019 at their PJ Mega Store, with these freebies :

  • 2 x realme Buds wireless earphones
  • realme Power Bank
  • realme Backpack

Finally, the online sale will kick off at 12 AM on 12 December 2019, but there’s no word on what freebies realme Malaysia will throw in.

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realme X2 Pro Malaysia Specifications

Specifications Realme X2 Pro
Display 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display
– 1080 x 2400 pixels (~402 ppi), 90 Hz refresh rate
– 1000 nits max brightness, 100% DCI-P3
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Operating System Android P with ColorOS 6.1
System Platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+
CPU 1 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Gold core (2.96 GHz)
3 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Gold core (2.42 GHz)
4 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Silver cores (1.8 GHz)
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 640 (672 MHz)
RAM 12 GB LPDDR4x
Storage 256 GB UFS 3.0 storage
Front Camera 16 MP camera with f/2.0 lens
Rear Cameras 64 MP Samsung ISOCELL Bright GW1 main camera (f/1.72)
8 MP wide-angle camera (f/2.2)
13 MP telephoto camera (f/2.5)
2 MP portrait camera (f/2.4)
Connectivity 4G : LTE
Wi-Fi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth : BT5.0
USB : USB 2.0 Type C
Fingerprint Sensor Yes, In-Display
Other Sensors Light, Proximity, Magnetic induction, Gyro-meter, Acceleration
Battery 4,000 mAh
50 W SuperVOOC
flash charging
Dimensions 75.7 mm wide
161.0 mm tall
8.7 mm thick
Weight 199 g
Colour Options Neptune Blue / Lunar White

 

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Samsung Galaxy Fold Price + Pre-Order For Malaysia!

After launching the re-engineered Galaxy Fold foldable smartphone in several countries around the world, Samsung is now launching it here in Malaysia!

Here is everything you need to know about the improved Samsung Galaxy Fold, including its price and pre-order for Malaysia!

 

Samsung Galaxy Fold Price + Availability For Malaysia!

Samsung today officially announced these price and availability details for the Galaxy Fold in Malaysia :

  • Available colours : Cosmos Black and Space Silver
  • Recommended retail price : RM 8,388 / ~US$1,999 / ~£1,629 / ~A$2,959

 

Samsung Galaxy Fold Pre-Order Details For Malaysia!

Malaysian residents will be able to pre-order the Galaxy Fold starting 9 October 2019.

Step 1 : Walk into your preferred participating Samsung outlet

Step 2 : Make a RM 800 deposit (not refundable and not transferrable)

Step 3 : Collect your pre-ordered Samsung Galaxy Fold from Wednesday, 16 October 2019 until Thursday, 31 October 2019.

Every pre-ordered unit will come with a One-Time Screen Crack Replacement for 12 months, but to qualify, you must register for this benefit using the Samsung Members app.

 

Samsung Galaxy Fold Re-Engineered

Samsung spent the last 4.5 months re-engineering the Infinity Flex display, making it tough enough to handle not only the abuse of regular use, but also the natural follies of human nature.

The top protective layer of the Infinity Flex Display has been extended beyond the bezel, making it apparent that it is an integral part of the display structure and not meant to be removed.

Galaxy Fold features additional reinforcements to better protect the device from external particles while maintaining its signature foldable experience.

The top and bottom of the hinge area have been strengthened with newly added protection caps.

Additional metal layers underneath the Infinity Flex Display have been included to reinforce the protection of the display.

The space between the hinge and body of Galaxy Fold has been reduced.

Samsung has reintroduced the improved Galaxy Fold to South Korea, followed by the UK, France, Germany and Singapore… and now, Malaysia!

 

Samsung Galaxy Fold Premier Service

Samsung will also introduce a new Galaxy Fold Premier Service in Malaysia, which will give you exclusive access to specialised customer care :

  • one-to-one access to Samsung experts,
  • access to a 24/7 support hub online or over the phone
  • Express Repair Service with door-to-door delivery

We presume that the one-to-one session will be made somewhat mandatory, so that Samsung experts can teach users how to use and maintain the Infinity Flex display.

 

Samsung Galaxy Fold Specifications

SpecificationsSamsung Galaxy Fold
DisplayMain Display
- 7.3-inch Dynamic AMOLED Infinity Flex display
- 1536 x 2152 pixels (362 ppi)
Cover Display
-4.6-inch Super AMOLED display
- 720 x 1680 pixels (399 ppi)
Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 Pie
System PlatformQualcomm Snapdragon 855
Processor1 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Gold (2.84 GHz)
3 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Gold (2.42 GHz)
4 x Qualcomm Kryo 485 Silver (1.78 GHz)
Graphics ProcessorQualcomm Adreno 640
Memory12 GB LPDDR4X-4266
Storage512 GB (UFS 3.0)
Front CamerasDual Lens Camera
- 10 MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture
- 8 MP depth sensor with f/1.9 aperture
Rear CamerasTriple Camera System
- 12 MP Dual Aperture camera with f/1.5 and f/2.4 apertures
- 12 MP telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture
- 16 MP ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture
SIM CapabilityLTE : One eSIM + one nano SIM
5G : One nano SIM
NetworkLTE : 2x2 MIMO, 6CA, Cat18
- up to 1.2 Gbps DL, 150 Mbps UL
5G : Non-Standalone (NSA), Sub-6 GHz
ConnectivityWiFi : 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz)
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type C
BatteryLTE : 4,380 mAh dual battery
5G : 4,235 mAh dual battery
Fingerprint SensorYes, integrated into Power button
Other SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Gyro sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor, Proximity sensor, RGB Light sensor
NFC / Samsung PayYes / Yes
DimensionsFolded : 62.8 mm x 160.9 mm x 15.7 to 17.1 mm
Unfolded : 117.9 mm x 160.9 mm x 7.6 mm
Weight276 grams
Colour OptionsCosmos Black / Space Silver

 

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 | Note 10+ Deals Compared!

Samsung always rewards early adopters of their flagship devices. The newly launched Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ come with a slew of great deals, if you pre-order them.

Let’s take a look at the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ pre-order deals across the world, and see how they differ. Find out which country has the best pre-order deals!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Models

Unlike last year’s Galaxy Note9, Samsung introduced three main models, with different storage capacities

Samsung Galaxy Note10 (SM-N970)

  • This will be the base model, with a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED display and a 3,500 mAh battery.
  • It will be powered by the Exynos 9825 / Snapdragon 855 with 8 GB RAM.
  • It will have 256 GB of internal storage with NO microSD card slot.
  • It will have a single front camera, with a triple camera system in the back.

Samsung Galaxy Note10+ (SM-N975)

  • It will have a larger 6.8-inch Super AMOLED display and a 4,300 mAh battery.
  • It will be powered by the Exynos 9825 / Snapdragon 855 with 8 GB RAM.
  • It will have 256 GB or 512 GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot (up to 1TB).
  • It will have a single front camera, with a quad camera system in the back.

Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G (SM-N976)

  • It’s the Galaxy Note10+ with an additional 5G modem

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Colour Options

The Galaxy Note 10 is available in FIVE colours :

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  • Aura Glow
  • Aura Pink (exclusive)
  • Aura Red (exclusive)
  • Aura Black
  • Aura White

The Galaxy Note 10+ is available in these FOUR colours :

  • Aura Glow
  • Aura Blue (exclusive)
  • Aura Black
  • Aura White

To make it easier for you to choose a colour, we created this video comparison of the Aura Glow, Aura Pink, Aura Black and Aura White colour options!

For more details, and two additional colour comparison videos, please see Samsung Galaxy Note 10 | Note 10+ Colour Comparisons!

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pre-Order Deals Compared!

To make it easier to compare, we summarised the Galaxy Note 10 pre-order deals for eight countries, with their estimated value in US dollars :

Country Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Estimated Value In USD
United States Up to $100 in Samsung store credit
Spotify Premium trial (6 months)
$160
Canada Samsung Galaxy Buds
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 12 months)
$129.99
United Kingdom 0% Instalment Plan (Up to 24 months)
Australia AKG N700 Wireless ANC Headphones
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 24 months)
$337
India ₹5,001 Discount
Option to purchase Galaxy Watch Active for ₹9,999
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 9 months)
$130
Malaysia Samsung Galaxy Buds
Samsung Wireless Battery Pack
Samsung Protection Plus Extended Warranty
RM 50 off accessories
$252
Indonesia Samsung Galaxy Buds
1 Year Samsung Smartphone Insurance
$129.99
Singapore Samsung Galaxy Buds
Samsung Wireless Battery Pack
$242

The Australians have the best Galaxy Note 10 deal by value. The AKG N700 wireless ANC headphones is a sweet deal alright!

Malaysians have the next best Galaxy Note 10 deal, with a bunch of great freebies and extended warranty, followed by the Singaporeans.

Recommended : Samsung Note 10 PRE-ORDER Promo + Guide For Malaysia!

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Pre-Order Deals Compared!

To make it easier to compare, we summarised the Galaxy Note 10 pre-order deals for eight countries, with their estimated value in US dollars :

Country Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Estimated Value In USD
United States Up to $150 in Samsung store credit
Spotify Premium trial (6 months)
$210
Canada Samsung Galaxy Buds
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 12 months)
$129.99
United Kingdom 0% Instalment Plan (Up to 24 months)
Australia AKG N700 Wireless ANCHeadphones
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 24 months)
$337
India ₹5,001 Discount
Option to purchase Galaxy Watch Active for ₹9,999
0% Instalment Plan (Up to 9 months)
$130
Malaysia Upgrade to 512 GB storage
Samsung Wireless Battery Pack
Samsung Protection Plus Extended Warranty
RM 50 off accessories
$276
Indonesia Upgrade to 512 GB storage
1 Year Samsung Smartphone Insurance
$129.99
Singapore Upgrade to 512 GB storage
Samsung Wireless Battery Pack
$266

The Australians have the best Galaxy Note 10+ deal by value as well. The AKG N700 wireless ANC headphones put them ahead of everyone else.

Malaysians have the next best Galaxy Note 10+ deal, with a FREE upgrade to 512 GB, free wireless battery pack and extended warranty, followed by the Singaporeans.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Price + Promotion For Malaysia!

We now have the CONFIRMED Samsung Galaxy Note 10 price list and pre-order promotion for Malaysia!

Here is everything you need to now about what Galaxy Note 10 models are available in Malaysia, and how much they cost!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Price List In Malaysia

Samsung will only introduce three Galaxy Note 10 models in Malaysia, at these retail prices :

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (256 GB) : RM 3,699 / ~US$879 / ~£719 / ~A$1,299
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ (256 GB) : RM 4,199 / ~US$999 / ~£819 / ~A$1,469
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ (512 GB) : RM 4,799 / ~US$1,139 / ~£939 / ~A$1,679

Here are some online preorder / purchase links for your convenience :

Recommended : Galaxy Note 10 PREORDER Promo + Details For Malaysia!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Colour Options In Malaysia

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will be available in these colour options :

  • Aura Glow
  • Aura Black
  • Aura Pink

Online Sale In Malaysia  : Aura Glow | Aura Pink | Aura Black

We got our hands on all three colours, so we can compare them in real-life :

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (SM-N970) Hands-On Preview!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Colour Options In Malaysia

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ will be available in these colour options :

  • Aura Glow
  • Aura Black
  • Aura White

Online Sale In Malaysia : Aura Glow | Aura White | Aura Black

We got our hands on all three colours, so we can compare them in real-life :

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus (SM-N975) Hands-On Preview!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Availability In Malaysia

Here is the availability schedule the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ in Malaysia :

Pre-Order Period : 8 August to 18 August, 2019
Pre-Order Collection : 22 August 2019
Retail Sale : Starts 22 August 2019

Recommended : Samsung Galaxy Note 10 – Everything You Need To Know!

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Pre-Order Promotion In Malaysia

For those who pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 (256 GB) smartphone, you will receive the following freebies :

  • One pair of Samsung Galaxy Buds
  • One Samsung wireless battery pack
  • One Year Extended Warranty (Samsung Protection Plus)

These freebies have a value of RM 1,058 / ~US$252 / ~£207 / ~A$374

Here are some online preorder / purchase links for your convenience :

Interestingly, only the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ (256 GB) is available for pre-order, because you will receive these freebies :

  • FREE upgrade to Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ (512 GB)!
  • One Samsung wireless battery pack
  • One Year Extended Warranty (Samsung Protection Plus)

These freebies have a total value of RM 1,159 / ~US$276 / ~£226 / ~A$409

This makes the pre-order for the Galaxy Note 10+ (256 GB) the best deal you can get!

Here are some online preorder / purchase links for your convenience :

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia Pre-Order Deals Revealed!

The Samsung Galaxy S10 has officially been launched, and as usual, Samsung prepared some sweet deals for early adopters. In this article, we will share with you the Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia pre-order deals!

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia Price List

While Samsung launched six variants, only four variants will be available for purchase during the pre-order and initial sale period. They may, or may not, bring in the other variants at a later date.

  • Galaxy S10+ (8 GB + 512 GB) : RM 4,599
  • Galaxy S10+ (8 GB128 GB) : RM 3,699
  • Galaxy S10 (8 GB128 GB) : RM 3,299
  • Galaxy S10e (6 GB128 GB) : RM 2,699

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia Pre-Order Deals

Samsung Galaxy S10e (128 GB)

If you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S10e (128 GB), you will be entitled to free gifts worth RM 659 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Buds
  • Samsung Screen Protection

Samsung Galaxy S10 (128 GB)

If you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S10 (128 GB), you will be entitled to free gifts worth RM 1,298 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A (7.0)
  • Samsung Galaxy Buds
  • Samsung Screen Protection

Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB)

If you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB), you will be entitled to free gifts worth RM 1,298 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A (7.0)
  • Samsung Galaxy Buds
  • Samsung Screen Protection

Samsung Galaxy S10+ (512 GB)

If you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB), you will be entitled to free gifts worth RM 1,479 :

  • Samsung Galaxy Watch (42 mm)
  • Samsung Protection Plus

 

What Is Screen Protection / Protection Plus?

Screen Protection covers one-time cracked screen replacement as a result of accidental damage within standard warranty period. A service fee of RM100 will be charged for the screen replacement.

Protection Plus covers one-time cracked screen replacement as a result of accidental damage within standard warranty period and the one year extended warranty. A service fee of RM100 will be charged for the screen replacement.

 

Where To Pre-Order?

Samsung Malaysia has prepared a special Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia pre-order page. But you can also pre-order at these online stores :

And here are the direct pre-order or purchase links :

  • Samsung Galaxy S10 (128 GB, Prism Black) : RM 3,299
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 (128 GB, Prism White) : RM 3,299
  • Samsung Galaxy S10 (128 GB, Prism Green) : RM 3,299
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB, Prism Black) : RM 3,699
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB, Prism White) :RM 3,699
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+ (128 GB, Prism Green) :RM 3,699
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+ (512 GB, Ceramic Black) : RM 4,599
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+ (512 GB, Ceramic White) : RM 4,599

 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia Pre-Order Details

Pre-Order Period

Samsung will kick off the Galaxy S10 Malaysia pre-order at 10:00 AM sharp on Friday, 22 February 2019. The pre-order will end at 11:59 PM on Thursday, 28 February 2019.

Eligibility

The Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia pre-order is only open to Malaysian citizens who are 18 years or older. You must be able to produce your Malaysian identity card (MyKad).

However, Samsung employees and their immediate family members, Samsung-related agencies, retailers and dealers are NOT eligible.

Every qualified customer is only allowed to pre-order TWO (2) units of any Samsung Galaxy S10 model.

Payment

Each pre-order requires a deposit of RM 300, which is not refundable and not transferable. The balance will be paid upon collection.

Collection

Devices under the Samsung Galaxy S10 Malaysia pre-order programme will be available for collection between 10:00 AM on Wednesday, 6 March 2019 and 10:00 PM on Sunday, 17 March 2019.

Please make sure you collect your pre-ordered devices, or your pre-order cancelled and your deposit will be forfeited!

 

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Here Are The Samsung Galaxy Note9 Pre-Order Details!

Samsung just unveiled the new Samsung Galaxy Note9 smartphone, announcing that they will be available globally on 24 August 2018. They have also announced a Galaxy Note9 pre-order campaign with exclusive gifts! Get the full details below!

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 Pre-Order Period

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 pre-order will kick off at 12 PM sharp, on 10 August 2018, and end at midnight, 19 August 2018.

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 Pre-Order Offers

Samsung Malaysia will offer these LIMITED-TIME pre-order promotions :

Samsung Galaxy Note9 (512 GB)

FREE Gifts worth RM 1,531 : Gear Sport smartwatch + Gear Sport Strap + Wireless Charger Pad

Samsung Galaxy Note9 (128 GB)

FREE Gear Sport smartwatch worth RM 1,219

The Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch, Gear Sport Strap and Wireless Charger Pad will be offered only in the Black colour.

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 Collection

Samsung Galaxy Note9 pre-order customers will get to collect their devices two days prior to global availability, from 10 AM onwards on 22 August 2018.

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You don’t have to rush to collect from Galaxy Note9 devices t hough. You have until 2nd September 2018 to collect your pre-ordered devices.

You will have the option of :

  • self-collecting your pre-ordered Samsung Galaxy Note9 smartphone at selected Samsung Experience Stores, with a RM 300 deposit *, or
  • have your pre-order unit delivered (free of charge) to your doorstep with a full payment to their online store.

* Please note that the RM 300 deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

To make your pre-order, just visit the special Samsung Galaxy Note9 Pre-Order page!

Hurry and get your pre-orders in, because there are only LIMITED UNITS available for this special Galaxy Note9 pre-order promotion!

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The Samsung Galaxy J7+ Price & Pre-Order Announced!

7 September 2017 – Samsung Malaysia Electronics is introducing its new and highly capable mid-segment smartphone, the Galaxy J7+, designed for the everyday person to make every moment desirable.

 

The New Samsung Galaxy J7+ Smartphone

With amateur photography on the rise, Samsung has built the ideal everyday mobile camera by popping in a second rear camera into the Galaxy J7+. The two rear cameras (13MP f1.7 + 5MP f1.9) allow for a higher level of smartphone photography; providing better focusing, a greater depth of field and sharper clarity.

Consumers can also try their hand at pseudo-professional photo taking through its ‘live focus’ photography mode. This feature allows users to adjust out-of- focus background (bokeh) effect even after the photo has been taken. Now, you too can snap high-quality social-worthy photos of your foodie trips!

Besides that, the device’s dual rear and front cameras also come with improved aperture 13MP f1.7 + 5MP f1.9 (rear), and 16MP f1.9 (front) lenses for capturing brighter and more aesthetically pleasing photos in low-light conditions. With this, the common folk can now indulge more easily in low-light photography, be it night-time sceneries or romantic candlelight dinners.

Following in the steps of Galaxy flagship devices, the Galaxy J7+ is fashioned with a smooth metal unibody and comes equipped with a powerful Octa-core processor (Quad-core 2.39GHz + Quad-core 1.69GHz). It also sports a noticeable 5.5” Full HD Super AMOLED Display, perfect for those who indulge themselves in their own world of entertainment, including mobile gaming and YouTube.

Samsung also introduced the Dual Messenger feature to the Galaxy J7+, allowing users to have two separate accounts for the same IM app on one device. Thanks to this, there is no more need for constant logins and logouts. Users can have their personal and professional WhatsApp conversations running simultaneously, without needing to own a second device.

Apart from that, the Galaxy J7+ is equipped with an expandable storage of up to 256GB, 4GB RAM, Enriched Selfie Camera functions, the Always-On Display, Secure Folder and Bixby Home & Reminder functions for added convenience. Additionally, Galaxy J7+ users can look forward to exclusive deals on the mySamsung app.

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The Samsung Galaxy J7+ Price & Availability

Available in two classic colours of Black and Gold, a fitting match to its smooth metal unibody design, the Galaxy J7+ will be available at a recommended retail price of RM1,599 / ~US$ 379,inclusive of GST.

From 12 – 17 September 2017, pre-order the Galaxy J7+ online and receive a free 64 GB memory card worth RM 190 / ~US$ 45 along with a Samsung Protection Plus warranty programme that consists of a one-time accidental screen crack and one year extended warranty worth RM 198 / ~US$ 47.

Collection for the Samsung Galaxy J7+ pre-orders will commence from 28 September – 4 October 2017.

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How To Get The $425 Samsung Galaxy Note8 Discount!

If you are aching to buy the new Samsung Galaxy Note8, you will be glad to know that Samsung will be offering trade-ins and/or pre-order offers. In fact, they announced at the Galaxy Note8 Unpacked event that former Galaxy Note7 owners will be offered a special $425 (~RM 1,785) Samsung Galaxy Note8 discount!

This discount will come in real handy, as the Samsung Galaxy Note8 is priced at $929 (unlocked) in the United States and £869 in the UK. That works out to about RM 3,900 here in Malaysia, just a tad more than the Samsung Galaxy S8+.

So let’s take a closer look into the details of this special offer. This is a work in progress, as details are still scant. We will also add details of other trade-in offers and pre-order offers, as they are revealed.

Updated @ 2017-09-02 : Added three important notes on the Samsung Galaxy Note8 discount programme.

Originally posted @ 2017-08-26


 

A Thank You To Galaxy Note7 Owners

At the Samsung Galaxy Note8 Unpacked 2017 event, Samsung Mobile Communications President, DJ Koh explicitly acknowledged the mistakes they made with the ill-fated Galaxy Note7 phablet. He also thanked the former Galaxy Note7 owners for sticking with Samsung through the Galaxy Note7 recall.

As a reward for their loyalty and feedback, Samsung announced that former Samsung Galaxy Note7 owners in the United States will be offered an upgrade discount of up to $425 (~RM 1,785).

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note8 Discount Details

There are only two requirements for this special Galaxy Note8 discount – proof of purchase, and a qualifying trade-in device.

1. Proof Of Purchase

This offer is only applicable to those who have formerly purchased the Galaxy Note7. US customers can visit the special Samsung Galaxy Note8 discount page to key in their email address for validation. If you cannot be validated through your email address, you will need to provide proof of purchase (e.g. receipt, credit card bill, etc.)

2. Qualifying Trade-In Device

You must also have a qualifying trade-in device. In the United States, Samsung will be accepting these devices for the $425 Galaxy Note8 discount programme :

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 5
  • Samsung Galaxy S5, S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, S7, S7 edge and S7 active
  • Apple iPhone SE, iPhone 5 and above
  • LG V20, G4 and above
  • Google Pixel and Pixel XL

The device you trade in must be in “good condition”, which Samsung defines as :

  • Powers on and holds a charge,
  • Has a functioning display,
  • Has no breaks or cracks or other visible defects that go beyond normal wear and tear, and
  • Is not on a black list of any kind.

Finally, your device must also satisfy these additional requirements :

  • Has Reactivation Lock, Google Factory Reset Protection, or any other anti-theft locking software disabled, and
  • You must have performed a factory reset and removed all personal information from the device.

 

What About Other Countries?

At the moment, we can only confirm that this special Galaxy Note8 discount is only applicable to consumers in the US and Canada. There has been no official word on similar programmes in other countries, although we understand that Samsung is preparing similar offers in every country the Galaxy Note7 was sold in.

We reached out to Samsung Malaysia, and were told to “stay tuned” to their next Galaxy Note8 announcement on 5 September 2017. We think it is more than likely that there will be a similar special Galaxy Note8 trade-in offer for former Galaxy Note7 owners in Malaysia. The Samsung Galaxy Note7 was, after all, very popular and greatly missed by Samsung fans here in Malaysia.

 

Important Notes

There are a couple of important notes about this Galaxy Note8 discount programme :

Only With Samsung

This offer is only available exclusively with Samsung. You must apply directly with Samsung. Your telco, dealer, or local retail store may offer similar upgrade programmes, but they are unlikely to offer anything close to what Samsung is offering you.

Even if you purchased your qualifying device or the Galaxy Note7 from a telco, you can only get the Galaxy Note8 discount if you register with Samsung. In short – register with Samsung!

You May Not Get $425

Even though you own a qualifying device, you may not get all $425. Their discount you receive will vary from device to device. $425 is the maximum Samsung will offer for a qualifying device.

Fully Paid Up

The qualifying device you trade-in for the Galaxy Note8 discount must be fully paid for. If you are on an instalment plan, you must clear that instalment plan before you proceed. However, there may be situations where you may be permitted to continue paying your instalments, if it’s part of your telco plan, for example.

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The ASUS ZenFone 4 Price List & Pre-Order Offers Revealed!

Right after Korean superstar Gong Yoo launched the ASUS ZenFone 4 family of smartphones at the Next TV Studio in Taipei, ASUS Malaysia revealed the ZenFone 4 price list and pre-order offers! Check them out below!

Updated @ 2017-08-20 : Added more details on the upcoming arrival of the ASUS ZenFone 4 and ZenFone 4 Pro, as well as purchase links for the ZenFone 4 pre-order offers.

Originally posted @ 2017-08-17


 

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Price List & Specifications

You may have earlier seen the specifications and hands-on previews of the five ASUS ZenFone 4 models. If not, well, check them out below :

ASUS Malaysia will only bring the ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie and ZenFone 4 Max Pro to Malaysia, at least in the beginning.

We heard though that the ASUS ZenFone 4 (with Snapdragon 630), and possibly the ZenFone 4 Pro too, will come in the first week of September 2017. Let’s take a look at what’s actually coming…

 

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro will retail in Malaysia for RM 1,799 / ~US$ 429, inclusive of the 6% GST.

 

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie will retail in Malaysia for RM 1,299 / ~US$ 309, inclusive of the 6% GST. ASUS Malaysia will also bring in a slightly smaller 5.2″ variant (Model ZB520KL), which will be priced at RM 899 / ~US$ 214.

 

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Max Pro

The ASUS ZenFone 4 Max Pro will retail in Malaysia for RM 1,099 / ~US$ 259, inclusive of the 6% GST.

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The ASUS ZenFone 4 Pre-Order Offers

If you pre-order the ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie or ZenFone 4 Max Pro between 17–24 August 2017, you will get an ASUS ZenPower 10050 mAh power bank, and these goodies from ASUS Malaysia (while stocks last), and their e-commerce partners, Lazada and Shopee.

Here is a comparison table of the ASUS ZenFone 4 price list and pre-order freebies :

Pre-Order Bundle Gifts ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro
(RM 1,799)
ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie
(RM 1,299)
ASUS ZenFone 4 Max Pro
(RM 1,099)
ASUS ZenPower 10050 mAh
power bank
(worth RM 99)
Selfie Stick
OTG Cable
Micro USB Cable
16 GB Micro SD Card

So if you are looking to buy any of these ASUS ZenFone 4 models, go pre-order them now :

 

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The Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Order & Prices Revealed!

Kuala Lumpur, April 7, 2017 – All eyes have been on Samsung since the world’s leading technology company unveiled its newest Galaxy, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Amazon | Lazada), as part of its endeavour to #UnboxYourPhone. Now that the phone’s revolutionary features have been revealed, it is time to get your hands on it!

 

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Order & Prices

To celebrate the impending Malaysian debut, Samsung Malaysia Electronics is pleased to announce a 3-day pre-order promotion of its latest flagship smartphone in Malaysia. As early as 10:00am on 11th April 2017, Samsung Malaysia’s pre-order site will go live and fans can place their order to be among the first proud owners of their very own Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Amazon | Lazada), and enjoy the specially bundled accessories and more!

Pre-order customers will receive a Limited Edition Starter Kit that consists of a clear cover, a screen protector, a wireless charger stand, and a USB Type-C cable for a seamless mobile set up. Adding on to the rewards, Samsung is also giving away a sleek 5,100mAh battery pack that promises to give users an extra fuss-free battery boost for added convenience.

The pre-order promotion does not end here. All pre-orders of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Amazon | Lazada) also come with an extra benefit, the Samsung Protection Plus, covering mechanical and electrical breakdowns as well as accidental damage to help users prepare for the unexpected. With this extended service, users will receive a 1-year screen crack protection that allows for one-time replacement in a 12-month period for accidental damage claim; and an additional 1-year extended warranty.

All this bundled package worth over RM900 is complimentary when you purchase the Galaxy S8 or S8+ via the special pre-order at their recommended retail price of RM3,299 / ~US$ 729 and RM3,699 / ~US$ 819 respectively.

Own a brand new Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Amazon | Lazada) with exclusive rewards and privileges in just a few steps:

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  1. Visit samsung.com/my/s8preorder from 10:00am 11th April until 11:59pm 13th April 2017.
  2. Place a deposit of RM300 online via debit or credit card.
  3. Select from the three colour options – Midnight Black, Orchid Gray or Maple Gold.
  4. Choose your preferred Samsung Experience Store to collect your brand new Galaxy S8 or S8+.
  5. An email confirmation will be sent to the registered email address.
  6. Collect your Galaxy S8 or S8+ on 4th May 2017, a day before everyone else gets their hands on this remarkable device at the official Malaysian launch!

To find out more, please visit www.samsung.com/my/s8preorder/. Promotion is valid while stocks last on a first-come-first-serve basis. Fans can also check out concurrent Galaxy S8 and S8+ (Amazon | Lazada) pre-order promotions by telco partners Celcom, Digi, Maxis, U Mobile and Yes; e-commerce partners Lazada and 11street; as well as retailer partners Courts Mammoth, Harvey Norman and Senheng.

 

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The Honor 6X Media Preview – Double Or Nothing

Yesterday, Honor Malaysia invited us to an exclusive Honor 6X media preview, which also doubled as its official launch. Check out what’s new and great about the new Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) and what improvements Honor has made since last year’s Honor 5X phablet.

 

The Key Features Of The Honor 6X

Who better to tell us all about the key features of the new Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) phablet than Allen An, the E-Commerce Director of Honor Malaysia? Check out his presentation!

 

Dual Lens Magic, Double The Firepower

The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) features an innovative dual-lens camera system that reflects Honor’s journey for photographic innovation. The main 12MP camera is responsible for the composition of the image while the 2MP camera provides depth of field information.

Additionally, the combination of the camera’s wide aperture (F/0.95) and dual camera produces professional background blurred effect to highlight your subjects, giving the same effects as SLR cameras. Coupled with the camera’s 1.25 um pixel size, Phase Detection Auto Focus technology, and the Sony IMX386 sensor, the Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) enables users to capture sharper, crisper, and more detailed photos.

Impressive Stamina

One of the must-have features in smartphones by digital natives today is the promise of a long battery life. The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) packs an exceptional battery capacity of 3340 mAh that provides 2.15 days of usage and 1.54 days of heavy usage on just a single full charge*.

To keep up with digital natives’ adventurous lifestyles, the Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) enables them to enjoy up to 11.5 hours of video, 70 hours of music, or 8 hours of gaming. The device is also supported by an optimized propriety 5V/2A fast charging technology that can be charged in no time. These capabilities will empower users to truly carry out their everyday tasks and enjoyment without compromise.

* Battery life may vary based on usage patterns and network conditions.

For Your Viewing Pleasure

Phablets are here to stay. The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) sunlight display that optimizes users’ viewing experience. Since Honor is well aware of consumers’ needs and concerns, the Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) has an “Eye Comfort” embedded into the display that filters out blue light to help relieve screen-related discomfort. This will protect users’ eyes and makes for a more comfortable viewing, especially since digital natives rely on their devices more than anything.

Rock-solid Performance

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The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) is not called a technological beast for nothing. The device’s Kirin 655 Octa-Core CPU and 16-nanometer manufacturing process brings in a 65% higher performance than previous generations while lowering battery consumption.

The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) is also a powerful device due to its 3 GB / 4 GB RAM that aids in the increase of the phone’s performance and a 32 GB / 64 GB of storage with an option to expand storage. As a result, users can now seamlessly run multiple apps at the same time while offering ample storage for music, videos, and photos.

Additional Perks

The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) also comes with a Wi-Fi repeater capability that solves the problem of network sharing. Users can now share their Wi-Fi without having to reveal their password. Furthermore, this capability increases users’ Wi-Fi signal coverage, thus enhancing users’ experience with their devices. With the understanding that a smartphone is a reflection of one’s self, the Honor 6X is also a sight to behold.

The curvy beast sports a Bezier curve to provide an ergonomic handheld design, along with a sleek contemporary design with 2.5D curved glass and metal material that is easy on the eyes and a pleasure to hold with its slim 8.2mm body.

 

The Honor 6X Availability & Prices

The Honor 6X (Amazon | Lazada) phablet will be offered in three colours – Grey, Silver and Gold, with the following prices :

  • Honor 6X (3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage) : RM 1,199 / ~US$ 269
  • Honor 6X (4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage) : RM 1,399 / ~US$ 309

The 3 GB RAM variant will be available for nationwide sales starting on 17 February 2017. However, you can now pre-order this variant at the DirectD shop in Lazada. The first 50 pre-orders will receive an Honor turbine earphone, Honor casing, and Petrol voucher of RM100.

The 4 GB RAM variant will only be available for sale on 6 March 2017.

 

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The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series Launch & Pre-Order

Earlier this week, we revealed that Samsung would be extending the IP68 capability to the 2017 Galaxy A Series smartphones. This makes them the most affordable IP68-capable smartphones in the world! This was confirmed at the official launch of the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series smartphones yesterday.

The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series launch was also the first major product launch of 2017, with almost 200 members of the media and local celebrities attending. More importantly, Malaysia is the first country to offer the 2017 Galaxy A smartphones! Check it out!

Originally published @ 2017-01-06

Updated @ 2017-01-11 : Added a video of the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series pre-order promotion.

 

The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series Launch

The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series launch kicked off with an introduction by Lee Jui Siang (Vice President, IT & Mobile Business Unit, Samsung Malaysia Electronics).

Then, Go Benn Lee (Manager, Product Marketing, Mobile Division, Samsung Malaysia Electronics) shared with us the key features of the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series smartphones.

Finally, Lee Jui Siang hosted a short Q&A session with the media on the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series smartphones.

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The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series Specifications

SpecificationsSamsung Galaxy A7 (2017)Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Design2.5D glass (front) + 3D glass (rear) + metal frame
2.5D glass (front) + 3D glass (rear) + metal frame
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Dust- And Water-ResistanceIP68-rated
- water submersion up to 1.5 m for up to 30 minutes
IP68-rated
- water submersion up to 1.5 m for up to 30 minutes
Display5.7" Super AMOLED (1080 x 1920 pixels)
- Always On Display
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4
5.2" Super AMOLED (1080 x 1920 pixels)
- Always On Display
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4
System PlatformSamsung Exynos 7880 OctaSamsung Exynos 7880 Octa
Processor8 x ARM Cortex-A53 cores (1.9 GHz)8 x ARM Cortex-A53 cores (1.9 GHz)
Graphics ProcessorARM Mali-T830MP2ARM Mali-T830MP2
Connectivity4G : LTE Cat.6
WiFi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 4.2, NFC
4G : LTE Cat.6
WiFi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 4.2, NFC
GPSGPS + GLONASSGPS + GLONASS
Memory3 GB3 GB
Storage32 GB internal flash memory
microSD slot (up to 256 GB)
32 GB internal flash memory
microSD slot (up to 256 GB)
Front Camera16 MP fixed focus camera with f/1.9 lens16 MP fixed focus camera with f/1.9 lens
Rear Camera16 MP PDAF sensor with f/1.9 lens16 MP PDAF sensor with f/1.9 lens
Fingerprint SensorYesYes
USB PortUSB Type CUSB Type C
Battery3,600 mAh lithium-ion (non-removable)
- supports Fast Charging
3,000 mAh lithium-ion (non-removable)
- supports Fast Charging
Dimensions77.6 mm (wide) x 156.8 mm (tall) x 7.9 mm (thick)71.4 mm (wide) x 146.1 mm (tall) x 7.9 mm (thick)
Weight186 g159 g
Launch PriceRM 1,899 / ~US$ 419RM 1,699 / ~US$ 379

 

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The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series Pre-order Details

The 2017 Galaxy A Series will launch with two models – the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017), with the recommended retail price of RM 1,699 (~US$ 379) and RM 1,899 (~US$ 429) respectively.

Both models will be opened for pre-orders starting Friday, 6th January 2017, at 10.00 AM until Sunday, 22 January 2017 at selected participating outlets. Yes, Samsung has extended the pre-order by another week!

To celebrate the official arrival, fans will receive a free Samsung Level U Pro wireless headphone, worth RM 399 (~US$ 89), for every unit purchased during this exclusive pre-order sale. This pre-order promotion is limited to a first-come-first-serve basis while allocated stocks last. Pre-order collection will start on 25th January 2017.

Fans can pre-order the new 2017 Galaxy A smartphones at selected Samsung outlets , as well as online in the Samsung online store in Lazada and in 11street.

 

The Official 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series Press Release

5 January 2017 – Millennials are a style-conscious, tech-loving generation that enjoy surprises, spontaneous plans and unexpected trips. They take on and embrace the joy of life’s offerings as they come with undeterred confidence, unafraid to take risks as there is no day like today, and no better moment than now.

Echoing this outlook on life, Samsung has revamped its mid-range smartphone range, to meet the aspirational desires of the millennials to own the ultimate powerhouse that will enrich their lifestyle further. Ushering in the New Year with the spirit of living life unplanned, Samsung Malaysia Electronics introduces two devices in its latest Galaxy A Series (2017) range, the Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017)!

“The Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017) are the latest additions to the Malaysian market and they complement the needs of connected millennials who crave spontaneity and seek life’s pleasures in the most fulfilling way. The millennial consumers are socially active, fun-seeking individuals who live in the moment, and we at Samsung want to help them get ready for anything that comes their way. So for the first time ever in the Galaxy A Series, we made the 2017 variant to be dust and water resistant – youthful, trendy and cool as the right companion for millennials!” said Mr Lee Jui Siang, Vice President, IT & Mobile Business Unit, Samsung Malaysia Electronics.

The first in Samsung’s mid-range smartphones to carry an IP68 dust and water resistance rating, the Galaxy A Series (2017) promises uncompromised non-stop fun. Its IP68 rated dust and water resistance simply spells out worry-free impromptu days out in the sun and rain, on the beach or by the pool! Say yes to living in the moment and be ready for anything that comes your way!

These powerful devices also come equipped with enhanced 16MP front and rear camera with f1.9 lens and Light+ Camera feature for sharper images and beautiful shots even in lowlight or at night – an incredibly handy feature when you least expect it – whether on a romantic night stroll or that caving trip you and your friends decided to embark on. Also new in the Galaxy A Series (2017) is the Floating Camera Button which can be moved freely to anywhere on the screen for even more convenience with selfies!

Taking its cue from the flagship Galaxy mobile device experience, the Galaxy A Series (2017) boasts vivid Full HD 5.7-inch and 5.2-inch Super AMOLED screen displays – perfect for immersive gaming on the go or even binge-watching cat videos on YouTube! Never miss an episode of your favourite vlogger no matter where you are – just whip out your Galaxy A Series (2017) and enjoy the flagship-like immersive experience and performance!

The Galaxy A Series (2017) also comes Samsung Pay ready, a new alternative when making purchases at places where credit, debit and prepaid cards are accepted[1]. It is an easy-to-use and secure mobile payment service compatible with NFC (Near Field Communication) and MST (Magnetic Secure Transmission) terminals. Samsung Pay is currently performing an open beta test for selected Maybank Visa cardholders, with more banks such as CIMB Mastercard, Citibank Mastercard & Visa, Standard Chartered Mastercard & Visa to be made available soon.

The devices also come preloaded with mySamsung, Samsung’s own mobile app that helps users set up, manage and optimise their Samsung experience and stay updated with the latest Samsung offers and promotions. Another app to look out for is Samsung Milk Music, a downloadable app for Samsung users only that offers access to a wide range of personalised curated stations so users can listen to all their favourite music right from their Galaxy A devices!

Other amazing features of the new Galaxy A Series (2017) include bigger batteries (3,600mAh for A7 and 3,000mAh for A5), Fast-Charging capabilities, expandable storage up to 256GB, Always-On Display, Secure Folder and Samsung Cloud for added convenience.

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Available in Black Sky and Gold Sand colour options, the new Galaxy A Series (2017) will be available at all Samsung brand stores nationwide from 25th January 2017 onwards at a recommended retail price of RM1,899 (Galaxy A7 2017) and RM1,699 (Galaxy A5 2017) inclusive of GST.

Join the in-store pre-order and be the first to own the new Galaxy A Series (2017)! Head on to selected Samsung outlets from 6th to 15th January 2017 to place an order and receive a complimentary Samsung Level U Pro wireless headphones worth RM399. Pre-order collection will start on 25th January 2017.

Fans can pre-order the new 2017 Galaxy A smartphones at selected Samsung outlets , as well as online in the Samsung online store in Lazada and in 11street.

[1] Based on compatibility of Samsung Pay on MST and/or NFC payment terminals, with some supported for use only after software upgrades. Samsung Pay is exclusive to selected Samsung Galaxy smartphones only, and available across participating payment networks, banks and merchants. Availability may vary at launch, please check for updates.

 

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Samsung Extends IP68 Capability To 2017 Galaxy A Series!

If you have been hankering for a water-resistant smartphone like the award-winning Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Lowest Price), but can’t quite afford one, you will be glad to know that the new 2017 Galaxy A Series smartphones will feature the same IP68 dust- and water-resistance!

This makes them the first smartphones from the Samsung Galaxy A family to ever offer dust- and water-resistance. Best of all, Malaysia is the first country to offer the 2017 Galaxy A smartphones!

Originally published @ 2017-01-03

Updated @ 2017-01-11 : Added a video of the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A Series pre-order promotion.

Updated @ 2017-01-17 : Samsung extended the pre-order by another week!

 

Why Bother With IP68?

One of the most impressive things about the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Lowest Price) is its IP68 rating. Far from being a passing fad, it gave the Galaxy S7 edge and its smaller brother, the Galaxy S7, a distinct advantage in survivability and usability.

As we explained in our Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 edge IP68 rating primer, both the Samsung Galaxy S7 (Lowest Prices) and Galaxy S7 edge (Lowest Prices) smartphones can withstand complete immersion in water up to 1.5 m in depth, for up to 30 minutes.

That’s very impressive, and was one of their key advantages over their main competitors – the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Even the latest iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are only IP67-certified – they can withstand complete immersion in water up to 1 m in depth, for up to 30 minutes.

These water-resistant smartphones offer not just better survivability (if you drop them into water), they also offer greater usability. You can now use them in environments once considered impossible – the pool, the beach, in the rain, etc. Awesome, no?

 

Samsung Teasers

Samsung first alluded to the possibility with these two teaser images in December 2016. The first stated – “It all begins with A. Hold your breath.” The next teaser image came with the caption – “Hold your breath. A new wave is approaching.

If those captions was not explicit enough, the water splash image left no doubt that the Galaxy A Series (2017) smartphones will definitely boast some kind of water resistance. At that time, we did not know if it will feature the same IP68 rating as the Galaxy S7 edge and Galaxy S7, or the lower IP67 rating of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

We can now confirm that the 2017 Galaxy A Series smartphones will feature the same IP68 rating as the Galaxy S7 edge and Galaxy S7 smartphones!

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The 2017 Galaxy A Series Pre-order Promotion

The 2017 Galaxy A Series will launch with two models – the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017), with the recommended retail price of RM 1,699 (~US$ 379) and RM 1,899 (~US$ 429) respectively. You can check out their specifications in our launch coverage!

Both models will be opened for pre-orders starting Friday, 6th January 2017, at 10.00 AM until Sunday, 22 January 2017 at selected participating outlets. Yes, Samsung extended the pre-order by another week!

To celebrate the official arrival, fans will receive a free Samsung Level U Pro wireless headphone, worth RM 399 (~US$ 89), for every unit purchased during this exclusive pre-order sale. This pre-order promotion is limited to a first-come-first-serve basis while allocated stocks last. Pre-order collection will start on 25th January 2017.

Fans can pre-order the new 2017 Galaxy A smartphones at selected Samsung outlets , as well as online in the Samsung online store in Lazada and in 11street.

 

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The ROG Swift PG248Q Gaming Monitor Pre-Order Details

3 January 2017ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced pre-orders for the ROG Swift PG248Q, a competition-grade gaming monitor that provides seamless visuals and super-smooth gameplay.

The ROG Swift PG248Q has a 16:9 aspect ratio 24-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080) panel. In addition, it features an overclockable 180 Hz refresh rate, 1 ms response time and NVIDIA G-SYNC technology for incredibly smooth and fast gameplay.

Designed specifically for eSports, ROG Swift PG248Q is the official monitor of ESL ONE Cologne 2016 and The International 2016.

The ROG Swift PG248Q

Ultra-smooth 180 Hz Refresh Rate and 1 ms Response Time

The 24-inch ROG Swift PG248Q monitor features a native 144 Hz refresh rate that can be overclocked to an astonishing 180 Hz. This gives gamers ultra-smooth, fast-moving gaming visuals with no lag or motion blur, making ROG Swift PG248Q ideal for first-person shooters, racing, real-time strategy and sports titles.

In addition, ROG Swift PG248Q has a 1 ms response time to eliminate smearing and motion blur, so users can react instantly to what happens onscreen.

Gain a Competitive Edge with NVIDIA Technologies

ROG Swift PG248Q features NVIDIA G-SYNC display technology to deliver the smoothest, fastest, and most breathtaking visuals imaginable. G-SYNC synchronizes the monitor’s refresh rate to the PC’s NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card to eliminate screen tearing and minimize display stutter and input lag. Users can fully experience ROG Swift PG248Q’s 180Hz refresh rate with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or higher graphics processor.

ROG Swift PG248Q is also compatible with the NVIDIA 3D Vision 2 kit to open up a world of 3D entertainment. All that is required is an NVIDIA GeForce graphics card-equipped PC and 3D glasses for a more immersive gaming and movie experience. The latest NVIDIA 3D LightBoost provides brighter 3D visuals, without an increase in energy consumption.

Exclusive ASUS GamePlus and GameVisual Technologies

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ROG Swift PG248Q features the ASUS GamePlus hotkey for in-game enhancements like a crosshair overlay, an onscreen timer, a frames per second (FPS) counter and a display-alignment function.

The crosshair overlay provides four different crosshair options; while the onscreen timer positioned on the left of the screen helps gamers keep track of elapsed gaming time. The FPS counter lets users know how smoothly the game is running. The display alignment function provides three alignment lines on all four corners of the monitor to take the guesswork out of multi-display setups.

ROG Swift PG248Q also features ASUS GameVisual technology to give users up to six preset display modes (Scenery, Racing, Cinema, RTS/RPG, FPS (First-Person Shooter) and sRGB) to suit different game genres. This unique feature can be easily accessed via a hotkey.

Extensive Connectivity Options

ROG Swift PG248Q has a wide array of connectivity options including DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI. Two USB 3.0 ports provide convenient pass-through connectivity at speeds that are up to 10 times (10X) that of USB 2.0, and can also be used to quick-charge mobile devices.

Ultra-Low Blue Light Technology & Ergonomic Design for Gaming Comfort

ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology has four different blue-light filter settings that can be easily-accessed in the onscreen display (OSD) menu via a five-way joystick. Flicker-Free technology also helps reduce onscreen flicker for a more comfortable marathon gaming experience.

ROG Swift PG248Q has undergone stringent performance tests and is certified by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low levels of blue light.

ROG Swift PG248Q has a super-narrow bezel and VESA wall-mountable design that makes it ideal for almost-seamless multi-display setups. It has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustment, so users can find their ideal viewing position for comfortable marathon gaming sessions. A cable-management design feature found on the monitor stand helps users keep their gaming area tidy and free from tangled wires.

 

Pre-orders Swift PG248Q Availability & Pricing

Pre-orders for ROG Swift PG248Q will be available from January 2017. Pre-orders SRP starts from RM 2,619 / ~US$ 579.

 

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Final-Lee, The OPPO R9s Pre-Order Is Here!

2nd January 2017 – International superstar, Lee Min-ho is the new face of OPPO R9s, announced in the form of an official release of the star’s latest visual and television commercial teaser for the OPPO R9s, featuring the famous Korean heartthrob alongside and Malaysian artist, Min Chen.

Along with the release, OPPO Malaysia has announced a “blind pre-order” activity for theOPPO R9s from 2nd January 2017 until 5th January 2017. Fans only need to deposit a fee of RM100 to participate in the OPPO R9s blind pre-order activity. The full price of the R9s will be revealed on its official launch date on 5th January 2017, but loyal early birds who join the blind preorder will stand a chance to win a mysterious gift worth RM100.

The TVC featuring Lee Min-ho and Min Chen

Since the revelation of OPPO R9sproduct ambassador, the company received enthusiastic response from both the fans of OPPO Malaysia and the product ambassador, Lee Min-ho. Consumers may watch the commercial teaser on, https://youtu.be/yFIjp5TyleE

The TVC teaser displays how the OPPO R9s can make the unexpected (and usually perfect) moments that come and go with a blink of the eye become incredibly clear. Stay tuned to find out how the romantic story unfolds.

Make the unexpected moments become incredibly clear with OPPO R9s

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OPPO Malaysia understands that its fans cannot wait to get their hands on OPPO R9s. With this pre-order, OPPO fans will be able to experience the device two day before everyone else!

For the blind OPPO R9s pre-order, all consumers require are just a small act of faith (not knowing the full price of the R9s until they make upfront payment) to be at the very forefront of this phenomenon. Fans will be able to view the full price of the device after submitting the deposit of RM100.

One of the main purposes for this blind pre-order activity is to test the public reception towards OPPO R9s and its new product ambassador. Therefore, with respect to the OPPO and R9s product ambassador’s fans, the company is offering fans the chance to be among the first to try the new OPPO R9s early by placing a blind pre-preorder.

 

OPPO R9s Pre-Order Details

OPPO R9s will be available in two colours: Rose Gold and Gold. Consumer may register for the OPPO R9s pre-order on the official website of OPPO Malaysia, http://www.oppostore.com.my/R9s_blind_preorder/ from 2nd January 2017 until 5th January 2017.

 

The Other OPPO Brand Ambassadors

Good news doesn’t just stop there. On 26th December 2016, OPPO Malaysia has unveiled that the Malaysian famous TV actor, Fattah Amin is now part of the celebrity squad for OPPO R9s. Fattah Amin is known as one of Malaysia’s hottest rising stars and the leading man of the drama, “Suri Hati Mr.Pilot”. Along with his fast rising popularity, his fans base has also increased vigorously in Malaysia.

In addition, the company is pleased to announce that the talented celebrity and social media influencer, Min Chen will be working with OPPO Malaysia again for the company’s latest OPPO R9s. The company is confident that with Min Chen’s positive energy, she can definitely bring good vibes to the OPPO brand.

OPPO Malaysia is excited to have the latest power-recruitment to its celebrity team for the new OPPO R9s. The company is confident that their positive personalities and image presentation can significantly contribute to the brand image and reach out to a broader consumer and fan base.

 

 

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Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 Is Yours For A Cool RM 7K

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 14, 2016 – With the year coming to a close, Huawei plans to end 2016 with a bang following its remarkable year in Malaysia. The most premium device in Huawei’s line up, the Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 will be made available for pre-orders at 11street and VMall.my starting the 15th of December!

The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 features seamless curved edges, a graphite finish and stylish black colouring combined with the latest technology. This is perfectly complemented ‘under the hood’ by a unique, intuitive user interface that exudes sophistication thanks to Porsche Design’s signature design language.

With a shared commitment to functional design, innovative craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology, the collaboration delivers highly discerning customers an unrivalled, premium smartphone experience; with revolutionary speed, extensive battery life and luxurious design cues.

 

The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9

The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 combines Porsche Design’s signature brand aesthetics and Huawei’s mobile expertise to deliver unprecedented luxury and powerful performance to its users. Its features include:

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  • Highest performance: Kirin 960 chipset, the world’s highest performing smartphone processor
  • Great experience: EMUI 5.0, an intuitive user interface that streamlines the user experience with the OS
  • For the ambitious business traveller: the dual SIM card enables business travellers to switch very conveniently between two different SIM cards everywhere in the world
  • Enough battery to fly around the world: breakthrough SuperCharge technology and a battery which lasts up to two days with normal use
  • The best shot: second generation Leica dual-lens camera with Hybrid Zoom, featuring a 12-megapixel RGB sensor and a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor.

The Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 comes in an exclusive Graphite Black colour and will only be limited to five units on both 11street and VMall.my, which will retail at RM6,999 / ~US$1,749. Limited units of the Porsche Design Huawei Mate 9 will also be available for purchase at Huawei Authorized Dealers on December 22 this year.

 

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Email Snafu In Second Galaxy S7 edge Pre-Order

The second Samsung Galaxy S7 edge pre-order was a smashing success. Even more successful than the first pre-order, by all indications. Even though the second pre-order had less discount and fewer freebies than the first pre-order, Samsung sold twice as many Galaxy S7 edge smartphones in 1/3rd the time – 2,000 in 1 hour, instead of 1,000 in 3 hours!

In the first pre-order, successful customers got a shock when they received their confirmation email with the title of “Samsung Gear S2 Pre-order”. But the email contents were correct, so the reuse of the Samsung Gear S2 pre-order email template only resulted in some chuckles.

The second pre-order also has its own email snafu, but this time, it’s far, FAR more serious. Take a look for yourself and see if you can spot the problem :

 

Did you figure it out? Take a second or third look, if you must. It’s obvious, but you would be surprised how many people miss it the first time around. 😀

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Will Samsung Honour This Email Snafu?

If you haven’t figured it out yet, Samsung reused the email template from the first Galaxy S7 edge pre-order. They corrected the title but left everything in the content unchanged.

This is a BIG problem because the first pre-order offers a 20% discount, a complimentary 128 GB microSD card and an extra year of warranty, while the second pre-order only offers a smaller 15% discount and a complimentary 64 GB microSD card, with no warranty extension.

Those who received the first pre-order email wrongly are now asking – will Samsung Malaysia honour the contents of their confirmation email?

We just reached out to Samsung Malaysia, and will update you on what their decision is on this issue.

But even if they are unable to honour the admittedly wrong contents of these second batch emails, those who succeeded in the second pre-order should be happy that they are getting a great deal. It is still better than paying full price for the Galaxy S7 edge without any freebie, right? 😀

 

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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Pre-Order Extended With New Deal [Updated]

After the chaos of this morning’s Galaxy S7 edge pre-order “battle”, many Samsung fans were left disgruntled about spending hours trying to load the pre-order registration page. Even the lucky few who finished the pre-order process had to endure long wait times. We do not know how many people were up in the wee hours of the morning to reserve one of the 1,000 pre-order units, but we know that they were sold out in the first 3 hours.

To assuage the disappointment of many Samsung fans who missed the opportunity to be one of the first to buy the Galaxy S7 edge, Samsung Malaysia has just announced an extension of the pre-order with a new deal. Sadly, the new deal is not as amazing as the original deal, but it is still a very nice offer. Check it out!

Update @ 2016-03-08 : The second pre-order sold out after about one hour. Full details below.

 

New Galaxy S7 edge Pre-Order Deal

The new pre-order will begin at 10:00 AM tomorrow morning (March 8th, 2016) for another 2,000 units of the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge. Samsung fans who take up this second pre-order offer will be entitled to a 15% discount off the recommended retail price (inclusive of 6% GST) as well as a complimentary 64 GB microSD card.

In summary, the next 2,000 lucky customers who pre-order the Galaxy S7 edge will receive :

  • a 15% discount off the recommended retail price of RM 3,099, paying only RM 2634.15 (~US$ 629)!
  • 64 GB microSD card.

If you are interested in this new pre-order deal, here are the steps to guarantee your pre-order :

  1. [adrotate banner=”4″]Head over to the Samsung Malaysia pre-order microsite by 10 AM on March 8th.
  2. Place a downpayment of RM 300,
  3. Select from the three colour options, and
  4. Select a Samsung store to collect the device from.

Upon the order confirmation, you can then collect your Galaxy S7 edge on March 17 – a day before the officialMalaysian launch. Yes, you will be one of the first few Malaysians to own the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge before everyone else!

So set your alarm clock and get your credit card out, because only 2,000 units will be available for this second pre-order on a first come, first serve basis.

 

SOLD OUT In One Hour! New!

Samsung Malaysia just announced that their second pre-order promotion for the new Samsung Galaxy S7 edge smartphone sold out after just one hour!

To address the overwhelming demand for the new Galaxy S7 edge smartphone, Samsung Malaysia Electronics will be preparing attractive offers at the nationwide Galaxy S7 edge roadshows that will roll out after the official launch of the Galaxy S7 edge on March 18, 2016.

 

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