Nokia adds Lumia 530 to its entry-level lineup

Microsoft Mobile today has officially announced the Nokia Lumia 530, which sports the same 4" display with 854 x 480 resolution as the Lumia 520. However the it has 16:9 aspect ratio and it's not an IPS display like the Lumia 520 had.


Powering the device is a slightly better 1.2 GHz quad-core Cortex-A7 Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with Adreno 302 GPU. Sadly, it has only 512 MB of RAM, same as the Lumia 630 but downgraded from Lumia 525.

Zopo Mobile officially enters Malaysian market with ZP700, ZP780, ZP1000 and ZP998

Zopo Mobile today has officially brought four devices to Malaysian market as the sign of entering Malaysian market. Just as we posted a couple days ago, the first four devices that available in Malaysia now are the ZP700, ZP780, ZP1000 and ZP998.


Zopo ZP700
The Zopo ZP700 is the most affordable model among the four devices. It has a 4.7" qHD (540 x 960 pixels) IPS display and is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6582 processor with 1 GB of RAM.

Vivo Xshot Elite Version now available for pre-orders at RM 1,599

Vivo Malaysia has opened pre-orders for the Xshot Elite Version at RM 1,599 from 21st July to 5th August.


To pre-order, you'll need to send a private message Vivo Malaysia with the official template as below:
"Model : vivo Xshot Elite WHITE
Full name :
IC no. :
Contact number :
Email address :
Delivery address :"

Xiaomi Mi 4 goes official alongside with Mi Band

Just as expected, Xiaomi today has unveiled the successor of its flagship smartphone Mi 3 - Xiaomi Mi 4. The new Mi 4 is yet another flagship device with low price tag to kill off other flagship devices.


Under the hood, the Xiaomi Mi 4 sports the same 5" 1080p Sharp / JDI OGS full lamination display with One Glass Solution. Powering the device is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with quad-core 2.5 GHz CPU and Adreno 330 GPU.

Zopo Mobile to enter Malaysian market this week with four devices

Chinese manufacturer is getting more and more and it seems that yet another Chinese phone maker is ready to enter Malaysian market by this week. The next Chinese phone maker, Zopo Mobile, will be entering Malaysia market this Wednesday (23rd of July) with four devices.

Zopo ZP700
The Zopo ZP700 is the most affordable model among the four devices. It has a 4.7" qHD (540 x 960 pixels) IPS display and is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MTK6582 processor with 1 GB of RAM.


The device has a 5 MP camera with LED flash and 2 MP front camera. Thankfully, the 4 GB internal storage can be expanded via microSD card. It is running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and juicing up the device is a 1,750 mAh battery. The ZP700 will be priced at RM 498.

Sony rolls out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to Xperia T2 Ultra

Sony has finally rolled out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia T2 Ultra Dual. The new firmware carries the build number 19.1.A.0.473 for the single-SIM variant while the build number 19.1.C.0.116 is for dual-SIM variant.


Here's the official changelog from Sony:
- Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat as standard – bringing performance & UI optimisation…
We’ve added our tweaked Status Bar and Quick Settings… now more intuitive and customisable (and pretty easy on the eye)… cleaned up to ensure you only get the notifications you really need
- If you’ve got a Sony PlayStation 4, you might recognize our new user interface – we’ve added the same sleek launch animation and live wallpaper across the lock and home screens

LG announces G3 Beat, the mid-range G3

LG has just announced the mid-range variant of the G3 - LG G3 Beat. The LG G3 Beat is not the mini version of the G3, it carries the same design language as the G3 but with slightly downgrade specifications.


The G3 Beat sports a 5" display with HD (720 x 1280) resolution at 294 ppi pixel density. Just like the G3, it has the highest screen-to-body ratio of 74.1%.

Powering the device is a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB internal memory. It also comes with microSD card slot for further expansion.