Mobile Phones: Samsung Galaxy Note 9
News & Reviews: Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Nov 27, 2020
In these past months and weeks many of us have been working from home, so for this most recent CMCO, we took the opportunity to try out the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G for its main purpose, productivity! Utilizing a top-of-the-line Samsung Exynos 990 chipset, 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage you can easily use it’s Link to Windows or Samsung Notes functions to move your work to a laptop seamlessly but how about just by itself? We checked that out with 1 day of working with the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G during the CMCO below.
Jun 25, 2020
Gaming controllers for smartphones are rather iffy devices that tend to lag and don’t always work for all types of smartphones or even most types of games. When they do work, they bring an almost console-like feel to mobile gaming that most touchscreens can’t hope to achieve. When the Razer Kishi Universal Mobile Game Controller came out we were quite excited for this compact accessory that “fits most smartphone devices”, requires no batteries and was made by Razer, who are a well-known brand in gaming mice, devices and other peripherals.
How does the Razer Kishi stand up to the rest of the Gaming Controller competition? Read on and find out in our review of the Razer Kishi.
Jun 11, 2020
Adobe Photoshop is nearly synonymous with awesome photo editing. However, with recent AI-powered features like Adobe Sensei, it is becoming a lot easier for image editors and photographers to edit better photos. Now, with Adobe Photoshop Camera, you can apply most of the Photoshop magic in real-time for out-of-this-world selfies and super surreal scenery.
We managed to get some early preview time with the app, so here’s our first impressions of the Adobe Photoshop Camera. FYI, we tried it out for both Android and iOS, using a midranger like the Samsung Galaxy A50, a former flagship like the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and a more current flagship like the Apple iPhone 11. Check out Adobe’s trailer below and read on to find out more.
Apr 15, 2019
We’ve all been raving about the Huawei P30 Pro’s camera capabilities from Night shot to the 50x zoom but how well does the selfie camera fare? DxOMark, a company that tests out camera capabilities extensively, the device fares pretty decently, scoring a score of 89 with 90 points in photo and 88 in video.
Mar 08, 2019
The age of compact tech is now upon us and we can see smartphones getting slimmer, opting for a larger screen to body ratio to please consumers. The headphone jack was among the first things to get the boot but we may not see the SD card slot leaving so soon but there is another alternative to that: Combining the SD card with the SIM card!
Samsung Galaxy S10+ joins Huawei Mate 20 Pro at the top but takes the selfie king crown according to DxOMarkFeb 22, 2019
Camera-centric site DxOMark has given the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus 109 points, joining the same rank as Huawei Mate 20 Pro and P20 Pro. But thanks to its 10MP (dual pixel) + 8MP dual front cameras, the Galaxy S10+ is now the selfie king with a score of 96. According to them, the 10MP dual-pixel autofocus main sensor with f/1.9 aperture and 8MP depth sensing f/2.2 aperture secondary sensor lets the Galaxy S10+ “offers the best front camera performance for both still images and video” so far, increasing image detail while keeping down noise levels compared to the Galaxy Note 9.
Feb 14, 2019
Starting from 14 February until 30 April 2019, new and existing Xpax customers will be given the chance to take part in the “Spin to Win” contest on the Celcom Life App to stand a chance to win a prize out of a million prizes.
Feb 17, 2019
Did you know that the first Samsung Galaxy S first came out in 2010? That was almost 10 years ago! Samsung sure has come a long way and they have been continuously pushing innovation in their Galaxy S flagships, raising the bar to become one of the most recognizable smartphone brands globally. With the Galaxy S10 series coming on the way on 20 February 2019, we decided to take a look back at some of the innovations they have done and overcome. So sit back, relax and read the Top Innovations brought by the Samsung Galaxy S Series.
Wong Fu's latest video was shot with a smartphone, is video recording on your smartphone going mainstream?Feb 18, 2019
Just recently, one of the popular YouTube pioneers, Wong Fu Productions just released a video entitled "Just Another Day" and although it's their usual slice of life genre (so-good). In fact, it really amazed me that it was shot with a Samsung Galaxy Note 9. This also brought up another question - will smartphones be able to take over those rocket-ish cameras in filmmaking? Well, that's a tough question.
Jan 22, 2019
DxOMark has recently announced that from 22 January 2019 onwards, they will start benchmarking the front-facing selfie cameras which are found on modern day smartphones using similar testing procedures and methodologies that were used to test the rear primary cameras.