Samsung Galaxy F Foldable Phone

A foldable phone? Why not! In this day and age of bold, headline-making features, a foldable phone seems a logical step for manufacturers to take as they seek some marketing spotlight. Samsung is one of the first on board the foldable phone boat, with the proposed Galaxy F offering the promise of being able to fold down from tablet size to smartphone size. Of course, a tablet-sized display will require more battery capacity than your average smartphone. Hence, it’s suggested that the Galaxy F will contain two 3,100 mAh cell batteries.

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Huawei P30 Pro With 4 Cameras

Rumours abound as we await the release of the Huawei P30 Pro. With the P20 Pro making such a splash, how can the P30 push the envelope even further? How about four cameras on the back, all vertically arranged with a 10x optical zoom as part of the arrangement? That would certainly be a talking point, as would Sony’s 38-megapixel IMX607 1/1.8in sensor with quad-pixel phase detection autofocus, another rumoured feature. 

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Huawei Nova 4 Features 48 MP Triple Rear Camera

The Huawei Nova 4 is a phone that is generating much discussion, and most of that chat has to do with the distinctive “hole punch” cut-out on the front to house the 25 MP selfie camera. By dropping the traditional notch, Huawei has produced a mobile with an awesome edge-to-edge effect on its display. This is part of the new wave of “hole punch” phones, with many other big manufacturers planning to join the trend. Watch this space!

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Christmas Deals & Advice

If the thought of Christmas shopping gives you the cold sweats, then here’s good news. You’re not alone! Many people share your feeling of dread because they’re unsure of what to buy, and they don’t know how they’re going to pay for it. With that in mind, here is some advice to make Christmas shopping easier on yourself, and your wallet and how to find great Christmas deals. Continue reading “Christmas Deals & Advice”

Black Friday Will be Huge in 2018

Black Friday is not at all scary for bargain hunters. What started out as a post-Thanksgiving shopping spree in the United States has spread to all corners of the globe, including New Zealand.  In our neck of the woods, Black Friday sales in 2016 increased by 160 % on the previous year, as we rushed to snap up discounts of up to 70%. What a way to start your Christmas shopping! Continue reading “Black Friday Will be Huge in 2018”

iPhone XR is budget friendly

If you think you can’t afford a premium iPhone, think again! The XR is Apple’s affordable version of the flagship XS and XS Max, sharing many of the same features but not the same price tag. The iPhone XR is a budget-friendly phone, costing less but bringing you so much performance and very impressive features. Continue reading “iPhone XR is budget friendly”

Huawei Mate 20 Lite Offers Great Value

The budget version of Mate 20 offers a large screen, high-resolution cameras and speed at a reasonable price. The often accurate analyst Evan Blast has published photos of Huawei Mate 20 Lite. These photos show that there are no surprise features on the outside of the phone except for the notch at the top. Continue reading “Huawei Mate 20 Lite Offers Great Value”

MacBook Pro 2018 Upgrades – Powered by Intel Coffee Lake

Apple has upgraded the powerful business laptop MacBook Pro. The latest MacBook Pro 2018 models feature a Retina True Tone-screen, improved switches on the keyboard and an improved Intel-based processor architecture. Continue reading “MacBook Pro 2018 Upgrades – Powered by Intel Coffee Lake”

Microsoft Surface Go Is a Versatile Budget Laptop

Microsoft eventually released a budget version of its Surface tablets. The new 10-inch Microsoft Surface Go is available for pre-order at Microsoft’s store, Noel Leeming and JB Hifi. It costs $699 inclusive of GST and will start shipping on August 28th. Continue reading “Microsoft Surface Go Is a Versatile Budget Laptop”

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo, J6 & J4 Target Mid-range Market

Samsung’s flagship phones are top-notch in terms of features and quality, but very expensive to many shoppers. The new J-series phones target price-sensitive consumers. The additions to the J-series line-up consists of Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo, J6, and J4. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo, J6 & J4 Target Mid-range Market”

Amazon Fire TV Cube Brings Voice to Your TV

Amazon strives to become the hub for communication and media consumption in homes. The virtual assistant Alexa now becomes even more powerful with the addition of Amazon Fire TV Cube. It promises to “do more with your TV” by leveraging voice commands. Continue reading “Amazon Fire TV Cube Brings Voice to Your TV”

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Powered By Bixby 2.0

Samsung’s next-generation Note phone will feature advanced artificial intelligence (AI) thanks to enhancements to its digital assistant Bixby. The coming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will, therefore, be much more useful than existing Samsung phones according to the company’s research chief. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Powered By Bixby 2.0”

Samsung Galaxy A6 Targets Mid-Market

Samsung’s flagship S9 model currently costs about $1,045. This high price tag excludes a lot of potential customers. The company, therefore, launched the A8 phone in its Galaxy A-series in order to offer a slightly less expensive model. The problem is that it’s still a fairly expensive phone and priced similarly to S8. Samsung had to rethink the price point once again and finally decided to launch the 5.6-inch Samsung Galaxy A6 and the larger 6-inch A6 Plus. These two A6 phones are cheaper than Galaxy A8 and target price-sensitive consumers. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy A6 Targets Mid-Market”