Most consumers that purchase a Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ phone need an accompanying plan from a telco. PriceMe Consumer has compared the plans from the three major telcos in New Zealand: Spark, Vodafone and 2 Degrees.
Fujifilm X-H1 is a new camera series and boasts 5-axis image stabilisation built into the camera house. It sports a sturdy and weatherproof case that comes in handy when recording movies in different outdoor settings. Continue reading “Fujifilm X-H1 Attracts Professional Photographers”
Google has released a preview version of Android P 9.0, which is the next OS to be released in August 2018.
The new flagship phone OnePlus 6 scores highly in Antutu benchmark tests that measures the performance of mobile devices.
Dyson Cyclone V10 is a new cordless vacuum cleaner. It utilises a powerful motor with a maximum rotational speed of 125,000 rpm to create jaw-dropping suction.
Sony Alpha fans rejoice. It’s possible to pre-order the new Sony Alpha A7 III for a delivery at the end of March. The camera features a newly developed sensor, a large-capacity battery, and faster photo shooting. Continue reading “Sony Alpha A7 III Upgraded for Aficionados”
The second generation Xperia XZ phones feature an improved camera, a better design, and personalized vibrations. The 5.7-inch Sony Xperia XZ2 and the smaller 5-inch XZ2 Compact both employ Snapdragon’s latest 845 processor. Continue reading “Sony Xperia XZ2 & XZ2 Compact Launched”
The latest top model from Samsung will launch on Sunday the 25th of February, which means Monday morning NZ time. Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus and S9 are one of the main product launches in 2018. There have been multiple leaks online including leaks from the well-known Roland Quandt, and we’ll summarise the most important ones in this post.
A leaked photo of an upgraded version of Xiaomi’s Mix 2 has been leaked on China’s leading microblogging site Weibo. The new Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S sports the latest Snapdragon 845 processor. This is the same processor that will power most new high-end phones this year except for Huawei and Samsung.
The chip maker expects that 18 phone makers will start using the company’s Snapdragon X50 5G NR modem next year according to a press release. For example, Sony, Nokia, HTC, and LG.
Huawei will increment the model number of its flagship phone by 10 instead of one. Hence, the new top-line series will be called Huawei P20 rather than P11. The main draw is a triple-rear camera. A release is likely after the Mobile World Congress.
Apple Homepod is an AI assistant and speaker set to compete with Google Home and Amazon’s Echo. Apple now accepts pre-orders for customers living in Australia, UK, and the USA. Unfortunately, New Zealand will receive it later. The Homepod goes on sale on February 9th.
The Shenzhen-based drone manufacturer DJI has released a new addition to its Mavic series. The new DJI Mavic Air is an affordable yet powerful drone that records in 4K format. Continue reading “DJI Mavic Air Sports 4K Video”
Lenovo owns the Motorola Moto brand and plans to further develop its Moto product line this year. The well-know leakster Evan Blass claims that recent leaks are trustworthy. This means that we can look forward to at least six new Moto phones in 2018 from the Moto G6, Z3, and X5 series.
Sony has released its second generation Xperia XA-series and Xperia L2 phones at CES in Las Vegas. The fingerprint sensor is positioned at the back and the metal casing on the back creates a premium feel.
Sports watches and activity keep gaining in popularity as more and more consumers discover the benefits of using a smart device on your wrist to manage and organise excersises and workouts. Let’s have a look at the three most popular sports watches and activity trackers in 2017 based on consumer referrals on PriceMe.
Google launched Android 8.0 Oreo a few months ago. Several phone makers have now upgraded existing phones on older Android versions to the latest 8.0 Oreo version.
Canon PowerShot G1 X III is a modern compact camera that inherits many features typically found on DSLR-type cameras like the image processor Digic 7 and the 24 MP sensor. The combination of a large sensor and small dimensions is attractive to many consumers. For example, people that travel extensively and don’t want to carry a large DSLR camera around value this camera. Continue reading “Canon PowerShot G1 X III”
HTC will launch a new top model shortly that has a very interesting history. The upcoming HTC U11 Plus was in fact originally intended as Google’s Pixel 2 XL!
The launch of the new OnePlus 5T phone is really close. The Chinese firm Oneplus keeps releasing not so subtle teasers in order to stir up interest for its soon-to-be-released phones.