Khor Sow Yee

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18 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Samsung Unpacks its most powerful Note yet

Rumours and leaks promised a bigger, better and more robust Galaxy Note 9, and reality does not disappoint.

The Galaxy Note 9 has a 6.4in Super Amoled screen that’s slightly bigger than the Note 8’s 6.3in screen. — Photos: Bloomberg
10 Aug 2018 | 1:00 PM

'Fortnite' mobile is exclusive to Samsung devices for now

Following weeks of intense speculation, Samsung finally put gamers out of their suspense when it announced that the ultra popular battle royale game would be coming to the Note 9.

The Galaxy Note 9 will be the first Android device to get the official mobile version of 'Fortnite'. Photos: KHOR SOW YEE/The Star
10 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Samsung launches a bolder Galaxy Note 9

NEW YORK: Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 9, is made to withstand the rigours of both work and play around-the-clock.

State of the art: The Galaxy Note 9 will come in a number of colours, including Ocean Blue, Metallic Copper and Midnight Black.
9 Aug 2018 | 11:30 PM

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 has the mightiest S Pen yet

Samsung unveiled its latest flagship, the Galaxy Note 9, in a grand fashion at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City.

Besides hardware upgrades, the Galaxy Note 9 has also been given a software boost. — KHOR SOW YEE/The Star
24 Nov 2017 | 2:17 PM

The big iPhone X price comparison chart

Malaysians who have been holding out for the iPhone X can now get their hands on Apple’s special 10-year anniversary edition flagship.

Maxis, Celcom, Digi and U Mobile have released their pricing plans for the iPhone X, which are all tied to 24-month postpaid contracts. — Reuters
23 Aug 2017 | 5:08 PM

Facebook wants you to cheer on your fave SEA Games athletes

SEA Games 2017 fever is in full swing in Malaysia and Facebook wants to help you root for your favourite athletes with a special sticker pack.

Use the Rimau stickers for comments, photos and in Facebook Messenger. — Facebook
17 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Score 50 coins daily on ‘Pokémon Go’

If you’re a Pokemon Go diehard fan, here are some tips on how to capitalise your time at the gyms.

Niantic’s massive overhaul of the gym gameplay mechanics is aimed at making it a more inclusive experience for players. — Niantic
24 Jun 2017 | 11:24 AM

Pokemon Go gym battles: yay or nay?

The sweeping new changes to gyms result in more misses than hits.

24 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Galaxy C9 Pro: On cloud nine

The Galaxy C9 Pro is a slim stunner that shoots excellent photos.

3 Apr 2017 | 7:00 AM

Samsung S8 and S8+ launch: Dazzling display

The atmosphere positively crackled at the Lincoln Performing Arts Centre as a hall full of media waited with bated breath for the official unveiling of Samsung’s new flagship Android smartphones.

Denison says the S8 range is the first to earn a Mobile HDR Premium certification from the UHD Alliance. He claims users will be able to experience their favourite shows in the same vivid colours and contrasts as the filmmakers intended. — AFP