LG G4 price at RM2499 in Malaysia

The successor to G3, the LG G4 will be available in Malaysia starting July 4 at the retail price of RM2499, inclusive of GST. For a limited time, consumers will receive free genuine leather quick cover case and battery charging kit worth RM580.00 for every purchase of the LG G4. The LG G4 was announced globally in April 2015. The ...

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Digi Smart Prepaid plan comes with free basic Internet at 64Kbps

Digi launched a new prepaid plan called Digi Smart Prepaid. The new prepaid plan comes with free basic Internet at 64Kbps. The Telco said that its Smart Free Lite Internet at 64Kbps speed lets customers stay connected online 24/7 and is “perfectly suited” for popular services like Facebook Lite, Google, Twitter and light browsing at mobile-friendly websites. Users can also ...

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IDC: Samsung shipped 5.5 million smartphones in 1Q15, No.1 in SEA

Samsung shipped 5.5 million smartphones in 1Q15 and has a a market share of 23% in South East Asia (SEA) according to International Data Corporation (IDC) Asia/Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. The total smartphone shipments in the South East Asia (SEA) region reached approximately 24 million units in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), posting a year-over-year (YoY) growth of ...

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Digi 4G LTE officially activated in Penang

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) announced last Friday that its 4G LTE service is now officially activated in Penang, Malaysia. In Penang, the Digi 4G LTE population coverage is at 66% while 3G coverage is at 99%, it claims. The 3rd largest mobile operator (in terms of subscriber) said that it plans to expand to more areas in Perak, Perlis ...

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U Mobile Postpaid plans upgraded, now 3GB data for RM28/month

U Mobile announced today that its postpaid plans have been upgraded with more data. Three existing U Mobile postpaid plans are now upgraded with more data. U28 has been upgraded with 3GB data from 1GB previously, P50 to 5GB of data from 3GB, and P70 with 7GB of data from 4.5GB.

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JOOX music streaming app for Android & iOS from Tencent now in Malaysia

The company behind popular messaging service, WeChat, Tencent today launched its music streaming app called JOOX in Malaysia. The application is available as a free download and work on Android and iOS devices. Available in three user interfaces and content selections; Melayu Hits, Chinese Hits and International, JOOX provides an extensive library of local and global music from your favourite ...

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Akamai: Average Internet connection speed in Malaysia is 4.3Mbps

Akamai Technologies, Inc., one of the leading content delivery network (CDN) services in world, released its First Quarter(Q1), 2015 State of the Internet (SOTI) Report yesterday. The report is based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform providing insight into key global statistics such as connection speeds, broadband adoption across fixed and mobile networks, and IPv4 exhaustion and IPv6 ...

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Microsoft Office for Android smartphones now available

Microsoft announced the general availability of Word, Excel and PowerPoint for Android smartphones. The technology giant said that these apps offer the same touch-optimized Office experience currently available on Android tablets, but with a UI thoughtfully redesigned for a smaller screen.

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Huawei P8 price at RM1799 in Malaysia

Huawei officially unveiled its latest smartphone, the Huawei P8 in Malaysia last week. Price at RM1799, Huawei P8 is now available in the colours of Titanium Grey and Mystic Champagne. Key features of the Huawei P8 according to Huawei:

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11Street giving away RM5 million worth of discounts

In conjunction with the upcoming Raya festivities, online shopping mall, 11street, today announced that is giving away RM5 million worth of discounts as part of its Hari Raya campaign. The Hari Raya campaign which began on June 1st, 2015 aims to give away more than RM5 million worth of discounts for over 130,000 product items under selected categories such as ...

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Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM to be available in Malaysia at RM569

Microsoft today announced the availability of the Lumia 540 Dual SIM in Malaysia for RM569. The new smartphone will be available on 19 June onwards. Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM comes with a 5-inch HD display; 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash; and 5-megapixel front-facing camera for taking wide-angle selfies. The tech giant said that Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM ...

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635 million LTE subscriptions worldwide as of March 2015

GSA, the Global mobile Suppliers Association announced that there are 635 million LTE subscriptions worldwide. It also said that LTE subscriptions continue to grow faster than any other mobile communications system technology. Analysing Q1 2015 subscriptions data provided by Ovum Ltd, GSA noted that in 3 successive quarters LTE subscription net additions have outpaced any other mobile communications technology.

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Special Celcom packages for SUNWAY PALS members

Celcom Axiata Berhad in partnership with SUNWAY PALS announced its special packages for SUNWAY PALS members. SUNWAY PALS is a loyalty programme under Sunway Group, a “master community developer” with 12 business divisions across 50 locations worldwide.

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100 U Mobile roving trucks to increase sales & improve customer experience

U Mobile is making it even more convenient for consumers to purchase its products and services, as well as improve customer experience with the deployment of 100 U Mobile roving trucks. The Telco said that it understands the challenges faced by consumers living in the suburbs, and to address the demand for new flagship devices, the Telco is rolling out ...

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P1 offers 1 month free Internet, zero upfront payment, unlimited packages

Packet One Networks Sdn Bhd (P1) today announced its new “Ready to P1ay” campaign that gives consumers one free month of Internet with zero upfront payment and unlimited Internet. The campaign starts today for a limited time period. During this campaign period, customers who sign up for selected plans from P1 will not be required to pay any up front ...

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