taiwan

HTC’s latest 2019 phone is here – but it’s not a Galaxy S10 rivalling flagship

HTC has announced two brand new mid-range smartphones. Has the fallen giant finally returned to form with these new releases? Here’s all we know. HTC

HTC could be planning to launch a new phone next week

We’ve not heard much from HTC over the last year or so when it comes to new phone launches – but the company could be

Computex, an AMD vs Intel CPU SmackDown and Apple’s worst nightmare: The Week in Geek

It’s all about computers this week as we sent one of our journalists all the way to Taiwan to find all the shockingly brilliant and

The monstrous, momentous PC hardware of Computex 2019

From futuristic laptops to trailblazing new chips, this is the PC hardware that caught our eye at Computex 2019. Where tomorrow’s computing gets real CES

Intel Core i9-9900KS promises eight 5GHz cores, all the time

Intel may have its 10th Gen Core range to show off at Computex 2019, but gamers are much more likely to be interested in a

Intel 10th Gen “Ice Lake” CPUs official: Project Athena sets PC blueprint

Intel’s 10th Gen Core processors – aka “Ice Lake” – are now shipping, the chip-maker has confirmed, promising a particular leap in graphics performance and

Alienware 7.1 Gaming Headset (AW 510H), Alienware Stereo Gaming Headset (AW 310H) announced

Alienware has just unveiled two gaming headsets, the Alienware 7.1 Gaming Headset, and the Alienware Stereo Gaming Headset at Computex 2019, happening in Taiwan. The Alienware 7.1

Nvidia’s RTX Studio laptops pair fierce hardware with dedicated drivers for content creators

Nvidia’s new RTX Studio laptops ship with everything a content creator needs to start making videos or games. Intel isn’t the only chipmaker aiming to

Computex 2019 News: Intel Ice Lake, OLED Laptops and More

Computex 2019 is quickly approaching and that means we’ll be flying out to Taipei, Taiwan. Computex often sees the debut of some of the most

Acer Nitro 5 and Swift 3 Get Speedy New AMD CPUs

Acer unveiled today a pair of laptops powered by AMD processors. The Nitro 5 gaming laptop and Swift 3 ultrabook will come with the latest second-gen AMD

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro: Is there an updated version of the Mi 9 coming to rival the OnePlus 7 Pro?

The Xiaomi Mi 9 scored 5/5 in our review, making it one of the best smartphones around. It now looks like a ‘Pro’ version might be coming

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 (8GB GDDR6) vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5X) – long live the new King

Ready, set… Go! This is the showdown of two kings – two real behemoths of graphics cards, ruling their generation. For a couple of years,

The Nokia X71 is a new affordable phone with a key Galaxy S10 feature – but you can’t buy it

Nokia’s just launched a spiffy new X71 smartphone with the on paper chops to be one of the best mid-range smartphones to arrive this year.

Huawei P30 could offer double the RAM of the P20

We’ve only got two weeks to wait until the Huawei P30 range of phones is launched at the company’s March 26 event, and a new

We just learned two key details about the Huawei P30

Two key bits of information about Huawei’s hotly anticipated next-generation Huawei P30 and Huawei P30 Pro have ‘leaked’ online. The leak appeared on 5GMobilePhone on

Apeman C550 dash cam review: Nice day and night video, but forget the rear camera

The rear camera is a cheap throw-in and there’s not battery or capacitor, but at $83 including GPS and usable night captures, we’re not complaining.

Phorus PS10 review: Easily one of the best Alexa speakers out there

I’d go as far as saying it’s the best sounding Alexa speaker of its size. NAILED IT One of the best Alexa speaker designs out

Asus Zenbook Pro 15 UX580 Review: Brimming with Strength and Elegance

A Closer Look at Asus’ New Ultrabook We were in Taiwan a couple of weeks ago to check out what Asus had to show off

WD My Passport SSD Review: Fast, pocketable and convenient

Laptops, especially the higher end ones ideal for creative individuals, are fast ditching standard USB ports in favour of USB Type-C. While the newer port

Everything Razer announced today: Razer Core X, Blade 2018

This morning Razer revealed two major upgrades for two major products: the 2018 Razer Blade (15.6-inch) and the new Razer Core X. They also announced

5 Reasons to Wait for the iPhone SE 2 & 4 Reasons Not To

Apple is reportedly working on a sequel to the popular 4-inch iPhone SE and today we want to walk you through some reasons why you should, and

What is MicroLED: 5 key facts about Apple’s secret display tech

Apple is making its own displays, but just what is MicroLED and why is it better – and more problematic – than OLED and LCD?

And finally: Motorola is building a VR headset for its smartphones

All the other news stories from the week Sandwiched in between Mobile World Congress and Baselworld, we expected this week to be a slow one. And it kind

2017-2018 SYM T2 250i Review

SYM brings affordability and practicality together in its streetbike trainer, the T2 250i. This ride represents the largest non-scooter-type model the factory makes, and the 250 cc mill

Head-to-Head: ASUS ZenFone 3 Deluxe vs. ASUS ZenFone 4 Pro

We compare ASUS’ new flagship from their offering last year Just like in previous iterations, ASUS launched several variants of its ZenFone, each catering to

ASUS ZenFone 4 Max 5.5-inch Quick Review: Big Battery Budget King?

We go hands-on with the ZenFone 4 Max! ASUS just unveiled their entire ZenFone 4 lineup here in Taipei, Taiwan today. While all eyes are

ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501 Quick Review : First Benchmarks

How well does ASUS’ ultra-thin gaming notebook perform on benchmarks? Around a month ago ASUS launched their ultra-thing ROG Zephyrus, possibly the thinnest gaming notebook

ASUS VivoBook S Quick Hands-on Review: Affordable Done Right

We go hands-on with the VivoBook S! ASUS announced a bevy of high-end notebooks today at Taiwan, but while the metal-clad ZenBooks caught the eye

2017 SYM T2 250i Review

SYM brings affordability and practicality together in its streetbike trainer, the T2 250i. This ride represents the largest non-scooter-type model the factory makes, and the

ASUS Republic Of Gamers GX800 Review: Even Crazier Than The Last one

We review the ROG GX800! Insanely-specc’d notebooks with even crazier prices is fast becoming the norm nowadays. When ASUS released their twin-GPU packing, liquid-cooled ROG GX700