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Jul 06, 2018
Unifi has been hinting on their social media profiles that the Unifi Turbo Plan will offer 10 times increase in broadband speeds at no additional cost to existing home and business customers. There was no specifics regarding the exact speed increase but that will be known soon during a briefing held by TM next week on the 12 July 2018, which should give us a better clue as what to expect from the Unifi Turbo Plan such as the price of the plan as well as the speeds that it offers.
Jun 29, 2018
Celcom announces the launch of Malaysia’s first emergency response sidekick called the SafeMate which allows the users to notify their friends, family members, or even the local authorities with a click of a button. The SafeMate is available from Celcom with an upfront payment of RM240 as well as an early bird offer of RM9.80 for 12 months.
Jun 26, 2018
ASUS ROG has announced the release of the the ROG Strix SCAR II and ROG Strix Hero II as part of their new ROG Laptop lineup. These laptops have several key features such as a 144Hz IPS-Panel monitor with 3ms GTG response time, HyperCool Pro technology which aids the cooling of the CPU and GPU, HyperStrike Pro keyboard as well as ROG RangeBoost which provides 30% wider Wi-Fi range compared to dual-antenna setup.
Jun 20, 2018
Boost App is an e-wallet has been launched in Malaysia which helps users to send and receive money through the app. Not only that, the e-wallet enables the users to make payments to eligible merchants in the nation as well as make bill payments to Boost partners such as Telekom Malaysia, Astro and Syabas.
Celcom is now offering the option to rent phones from as low as RM35 a month + new Celcom Family PlanMay 30, 2018
Celcom announced starting 1 June 2018, they will be offering a new and easy way to enjoy the latest in mobile gadgets through their upgraded EasyPhone™. The new and improved EasyPhone™ now offers the flexibility to rent the latest in mobile devices starting from as low as RM35 a month. Not only that, the EasyPhone also allows the customer to upgrade their device from as low as RM120 as well. Celcom have also announced that they will introducing a new Celcom Mobile Family plan that will allow easy data sharing between friends and family members of up to 125GB a month.
May 24, 2018
Acer has announced during the [email protected] event that they will be releasing two Helios series laptops namely the Helios 300 White and Gold edition as well as the Helios 500 gaming laptop. The Helios 300 White and Gold edition ditches the traditional black and red colour scheme, in favour of the more striking White colour with Gold outline. Other than that, the tech specs of the laptop includes an 8th Generation Intel Core i7+ Processor along with an Nvidia GTX 1060 as well as a 144Hz monitor built into the laptop.
May 22, 2018
Maxis today unveiled the Maxis FamilyRoam which allows all share lines on the MaxisONE Plan, as well as the MaxisONE Prime to enjoy free unlimited roaming in 9 ASEAN countries including Singapore, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Brunei, Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar and lastly, Cambodia for only RM38 a day. The Maxis FamilyRoam do not require the customer to sign up for it, they only have to activate it whenever they go abroad to any of the countries mentioned.
May 03, 2018
The Taiwan Excellence Intercollege Battleground is open to 10 universities in Malaysia which are KDU, INTI, HELP, Taylor's, TARC, MMU, UMS, UCSI, First City and Southern. eSports teams from these universities will be fighting it out for a chance win a share of the total prize pool of RM130000 as well as earn the title of Champion of Champions.
Apr 27, 2018
In this short announcement, both Celcom and Digi has announced that Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition will be available in their stores nationwide. Starting with Digi, the duo will appear on the shelves on 24 April 2018, customers can start to order the red-hot flagship on 2 May 2018 but no price details were given out yet, as it will only be revealed on the day itself.
Apr 19, 2018
This year could be a unique one for Apple fans out there as Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, hinted in his investor's note that there might be a dual-SIM 6.1-inch LCD model iPhone with a price starting at USD650 (~RM2528) and USD550 (~RM2139) for their single SIM models.