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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) officially announced with infinity displays, dual front cameras, IP68 and moreLast Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Barely a day after leaks showed off the latest Samsung Galaxy A (2018) series and Samsung have officially announced their Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) smartphones. Successors of the previous Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017), the 2 new Galaxy A (2018) phones share 18.5:9 aspect ratio Infinity Displays, dual front cameras and IP68 dust and water resistance. No Malaysia release dates or pricing details yet, but it is expected globally in January 2018. Malaysia generally gets Samsung phones quickly so we shouldn't have to wait too long.
Last Updated: Sep 05, 2017
With the recent big announcement from Celcom, it's Xpax's turn now to shine in the spotlight, introducing a way for prepaid users to own a smartphone at very low prices. Xpax EasyPhone now lets every Xpax subscriber purchase a smartphone from as low as RM74 per month, with choices ranging from flagships like the latest Apple iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus and Huawei P10 Plus to midrangers like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. Below is the list of available phones (for now) in the EasyPhone plan:
Exclusive hot deals on Lazada for Samsung Galaxy A (2017) and J series with 5% discount for TechNaversLast Updated: Jun 14, 2017
Good news TechNavers, in conjunction with the current Raya promotions - Lazada.com.my is having a sale on every Samsung Galaxy A (2017) and J series and if you’re looking for one of the models, they have prepared a special voucher code for you, (yes, you).
Last Updated: Jun 08, 2017
Starting today until 2 July 2017, Samsung Malaysia Electronics is excited to offer Malaysians exclusive Hari Raya deals and promotions! This includes the latest Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy C9 Pro, Galaxy A Series (2017), Galaxy J7 Prime or Galaxy J5 Prime with attractive free Raya Gift Pack, Rewards and Rebates.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2017
In case you missed the show last night, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ weren't the only thing Samsung showcased, but so as the new features and add-ons (especially the Samsung DeX, my favourite!). So in this article, we take a look at the top 8 coolest things they shown us in no particular order. Read below to find out more!
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017
As previously mentioned in our news report, Samsung is holding a #A2017LiveUnplanned contest where you stand a chance to go on a holiday sponsored by Samsung! With Bali and Langkawi as the first period for choosing the lucky winner (ending on 23 March 2017), here are the top five spots that you should definitely check out in Bali if you’re one of the lucky winners!
Last Updated: Mar 11, 2017
Samsung Malaysia is now offering Malaysians of all walks and ages, the chance to live unplanned by winning a YOLO (You Only Live Once) holiday trip with every purchase of a Samsung Galaxy A (2017) smartphone (the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 or Samsung Galaxy A7 2017). The contest is called the #A2017LiveUnplanned Instagram Contest with 100 tickets to holiday venues including Seoul, Bali, Phuket, Gold Coast, Langkawi, Redang, Cherating, Kota Kinabalu and more to be won. It is valid from 10 March 2017 to 4 May 2017.
Last Updated: Mar 09, 2017
With recent craze of IP68 water and dust resistance grade on Samsung’s Galaxy A7 and A5 (2017) series, have you ever wondered how Samsung test and ensure the safety of their devices? In line with the company’s commitment to quality and safety, they invite you (and us) to watch a series of test that the devices are going through. Check out the videos below!
Last Updated: Mar 07, 2017
For a very long time now, most of Samsung's midrange smartphones were just a little bit better than their entry-level counterparts. The gap between a Samsung flagship and midranger was like heaven and earth with uninspired design and “just enough” features to differentiate from the entry-level. That started changing last year with the Galaxy J series and now here we are with the sleek Galaxy A 2017 series.
Not only does it offer a metal frame, sleek curved glass back much like the Galaxy S series, but the Galaxy A 2017 series also offer flagship features like IP68 water and dust resistances, fingerprint sensors, NFC, Samsung Pay support and 16MP front and back cameras. Is it the sleek Samsung all-rounder you've been waiting for? Find out in our full review of the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017.
Samsung Pay officially launches in Malaysia for more Samsung phones and more banks and loyalty cardsLast Updated: Feb 24, 2017
After the preview with Maybank and Samsung Pay, Samsung Malaysia Electronics has officially launched their contactless electronic wallet Samsung Pay for more Samsung phones (Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy A7 2016, Galaxy A5 2016, Galaxy A5 2017 and Galaxy A7 2017) and more supported banks. While Maybank is still the only bank that supports debit and prepaid cards, CIMB, Citibank and Standard Chartered credit cards are now supported on Samsung Pay. Hong Leong bank is expected to join the pack shortly with other banks set to join up eventually.