Sony Xperia Z3 Review: Number 3

Not long ago we saw the Sony Xperia Z2 earlier this year at MWC. The Xperia Z2 can be said as a short life flagship device because it turns out that Sony has announced the Xperia Z3, successor of Z2, just right after 6 months later at IFA showcase. The question is, what improvement Sony did in 6 months? We'll find out in the review of it.

Sony Xperia Z3 official photos

- Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm
- Weight: 152 g
- Display: 5" Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) IPS LCD
- Processor: 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
- RAM: 3 GB
- Memory: 16 GB, microSD card slot
- Camera: 20.7 MP Camera, 4K video recording, 2.2 MP front
- Battery: 3,100 mAh
- OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Meizu MX4 Pro goes official with QHD display

If you think that the Meizu MX4, which is on its way to Malaysia, is the latest flagship from the company. You're wrong! Meizu recently has announced the new MX4 Pro, which packs better processing power than the MX4.


As it is the "Pro" version, the MX4 Pro comes with slightly larger 5.5" Sharp-made display. But not only that, the resolution has bumped to QHD (1,536 x 2,560 pixel). Instead of using MediaTek processor, the MX4 Pro is powered by Samsung Exynos 5430 octa-core processor with 3 GB of RAM.

Nokia still alive with the N1, an Android powered tablet

What a surprise from Nokia! The company is still alive after Microsoft sale with the announcement of N1, the first Android tablet from Nokia.

In terms of design, the N1 looks just like an Apple iPad mini. It has a 7.9" IPS display with 2,048 x 1,538 resolution, that's 4:3 aspect ratio. It is powered by Intel Atom Z3580 64-bit processor with 2 GB of RAM.

Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 4G in Malaysia

Just as expected, Mi Malaysia today has launched the Redmi Note 4G in Malaysia. The Redmi Note 4G will be on-sale in Malaysia from December onwards with the price tag of RM 589, which is slightly more expensive than the original Redmi Note.

For your information, the Redmi Note 4G actually packs the same specs as the original Redmi Note. It still have the same 5.5" 720p IPS display, 3,100 mAh battery, 13 MP camera, 5 MP front camera, 8 GB internal storage and 2 GB of RAM.

The differences are the 4G version is powered by 1.6 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor which supports 4G LTE connectivity, and it is a Single SIM device instead of Dual SIM. With the support of Snapdragon 400 SoC, the Redmi Note 4G runs on MIUI v5 based on Android 4.4 KitKat.

For more information you can visit click here, Mi Malaysia is also giving you a chance to win F-code and the Redmi Note 4G.

Meizu MX4 official release date in Malaysia on 28th November

Previously the Meizu Malaysia Facebook page was spotted, and it turns up that the company's latest flagship device, MX4, is on its way to Malaysian market as posted last month. Today, there's finally a confirmation regarding to the official release date as well as price tag.

The Meizu MX4 will be launched in Malaysia on 28th November and the price tag is RM 1,099 for 16 GB version instead of RM 1,048 as previous suggested. There will be three colors available which is Grey, Silver and Gold.

Lazada Malaysia will be selling it officially and pre-orders are expected to happen very soon ahead of its official launch date.

The MX4 has a 5.36" 1,920 x 1,152 resolution display with 15:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by 2.2 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6595 processor with 2 GB of RAM. The device has a 20.7 MP Sony IMX220 camera accompanied by a 2 MP Sony IMX208 front camera.

It runs on Flyme 4.0 OS based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat and supports dual-SIM card with 4G LTE connectivity too. So, more and more Chinese companies are entering Malaysian market, will you still stick to Xiaomi or go for other brand? Leave a comment to let us know.


Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G to be launched in Malaysia next week

If you owned a Redmi Note but you're not satisfied on its MediaTek processor performance, or maybe you need 4G LTE connectivity so badly, here's an upgrade. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will be launched in Malaysia next week.

As you can see from the teaser above, the Redmi Note 4G is expected to launch on 11th November. No word of sales availability, but it is likely to happen within these few weeks. Xiaomi Malaysia is also giving away 10 special F-codes by participating the competition on Facebook. All you need to do is just share the video and make a guess on what will it be in the comment box.

Getting excited on the Redmi Note 4G? Head over to the source link to stand a chance for winning special F-codes.


Oppo R5 official pricing reveals, available for pre-order now

Oppo Malaysia today has announced the pricing as well as the availability of the R5. The Oppo R5 is priced at RM 1,598 and you can now pre-order it from here.

The pre-order starts from today (15th November) until 10th December, which means the R5 will be available by next month. First 3,000 pre-orders will get free gift worth RM 306, which includes VOOC car charger, screen protector and phone casing.

The Oppo R5 currently is the world's slimmest device at only 4.85 mm. The device is powered by a Snapdragon 615 processor with 2 GB of RAM. Not to forget that Oppo has also reduced the pricing of Find 7 and Find 7a at RM 1,798 and RM 1,398 respectively.