[Insider] Samsung Galaxy Nexus RRP RM2099 in Malaysia

We’ve just got word from our friends in the mobile industry that the Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be priced at RM2099 in Malaysia. Not a bad price, we think. If you have been reading MalaysianWireless.com for sometime now, you would find it usual that we leak insiders or details like this before it happens. So here’s more!

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[Comment] Is DiGi Network so Yesterday?

DiGi recently revealed that its plans to be Malaysia’s 1st LTE-equipped network by the end of 2012. MalaysianWireless would like to note that DiGi is probably the last operator in the country to express interest on LTE. Earlier this year, P1, U Mobile, Maxis & Celcom have already shown interest to deploy LTE. In fact, we believe that U Mobile ...

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Celcom BlackBerry Playbook at RM1088

As part of a Christmas promotion, Celcom is offering 8 BlackBerry devices with special offers. The BlackBerry Playbook is available with contract at RM1088. The BlackBerry Torch 9800 is available at RM1438(RRP) and the BlackBerry Bold 9780 at RM1338(RRP), both comes with 6-months free BlackBerry Advance Plan for prepaid users.

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DiGi Service Disruption throughout 2012

Local mobile operator DiGi has revealed a plan to upgrade its network to be LTE-ready within the next 1 year. The company claims that it currently has 5,000 base stations in the country and plans to upgrade 400-sites on average, every month. The ambitious project includes expanding the current 3G and 2G network to cover 95.8% of the human population ...

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Intel unveils its Android-powered Medfield Smartphone & Tablet

Computer chipset maker, Intel is making a big come back into the smartphone market. The chipset giant has just unveiled its latest Medfield smartphone and tablet reference designs. Intel’s Medfield is the latest in its “Atom” line of mobile chips. It will compete with ARM licensees like NVIDIA, Qualcomm and Texas Instruments. The phone prototype seen by Technology Review was ...

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Over 700,000 Android devices activated everyday

The Android operating system appears to be doing very well. Back in December 2010, we reported that over 300k Android devices are activated a day, a year later, there are over 700,000 Android devices activated everyday. According to Andy Rubin, Senior Vice President of Mobile at Google, the activations are counted when a new Android phone is activated for the ...

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Nokia Lumia 800 has battery issues, a fix is coming

Nokia Lumia 800, the first real Windows Phone according to Nokia & Microsoft, has a bug which is related to the battery. The bug was acknowledged by Nokia- “While the battery itself is fine, a software problem on certain variants is limiting the phone’s ability to access the full battery capacity. We want to stress that this issue has not ...

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MudahAlih.my- Online MarketPlace for Mobile Devices

Malaysia-based Demudahalih Sdn Bhd has launched a free mobile phone and gadget classified marketplace called MudahAlih.my last week. The classified site gained popularity when it pre-launched early December with over 7,000 Facebook fans in just a week. The Facebook fan page now has over 15k “Likes”. MudahAlih.my allow consumers in Malaysia to buy or sell specifically mobile related items such ...

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Top Mobile Websites & Handsets in 2011- Opera Mini

There are over 144 million Opera Mini users out there. Last month alone, these uses viewed over 88.5 billion pages and 13.2 petabytes of operator data were compressed on Opera Mini servers. Opera Software, the popular browser for desktop and mobile recently revealed some data/statistic it collected between November 2010 and November 2011 via Opera Mini. Top 10 mobile websites ...

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Google Tablet coming in 6-months

It appears that Google is working on its own tablet. In a recent interview with an Italian newspaper, Eric Schmidt, the president of Google said that the company will be “marketing a tablet of the highest quality” in the next 6 months. There is no detailed information on this Google tablet which is likely to be branded as a “Nexus ...

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