Samsung rolls out Galaxy Tab S in Malaysia
Samsung Malaysia Electronics Sdn Bhd has announced the domestic debut of its lightest and thinnest tablet to date, the Galaxy Tab S, on the back of its global showcase in New York City recently.
For CXOs, all roads lead to tablets & smartphones: Frost & Sullivan
One third of CXO respondents looking to replace their laptop with a tablet Apple iOS most preferred mobile OS for a future tablet (64%), followed by Android (22%) and Windows (11%).
Bridgestone APAC powers up field teams with Microsoft mobility solution
Microsoft Singapore has announced that Bridgestone Asia Pacific will be equipping its sales and technical engineers in the field with an agile, secure and intuitive Windows 8-based mobile cloud solution supported by Windows Azure.
Seagate claims new ultra-mobile HDD ‘redefines’ tablet market
Seagate Technology Plc has taken the wraps off the new Seagate Ultra Mobile HDD (hard disk drive) designed exclusively for mobile devices.
Panasonic expands enterprise-grade Toughpad line with Win8 Pro device
Panasonic has launched the Toughpad FZ-G1, a 10.1-in tablet featuring Windows 8 Pro, at the Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA 2013).
Tablet Nation: 800,000+ sold in Malaysia in 2012
The uptrend in tablet adoption saw around 823,000 units of the gadget being snapped up by consumers in Malaysia in 2012, reflecting a whopping growth of 87% or 384,000 units more compared to 2011.
Asia Pacific consumers demand immediate availability: GfK survey
A recent GfK global study uncovered two key findings -- the growing importance consumers, espeically those from Asia Pacific, place on 'instant, convenient access' and 'best value' in goods and services
Alcatel OneTouch back in Malaysia … ‘with a vengeance’
TCL Communication Technology Holdings Ltd is aiming its Alcatel OneTouch brand of smartphones and tablets, formed via a 2004 joint venture with Alcatel-Lucent’s mobile phone division, at the Malaysian market for the second time, saying it was “back with a vengeance.”
iPad Mini to drive small tablet segment in Malaysia: IDC
The arrival of Apple's much\-awaited iPad Mini will be a game-changer in Malaysia's tablet landscape, providing a boost for the 7-inch tablet segment, according to analyst firm IDC.
Battle of the mobile tech giants
Mobile platforms are hitting critical mass across smartphones and tablets. In 2011, it is estimated that approximately 480 million smartphones and tablets were shipped as opposed to approximately 380 million desktop and PCs. Frost & Sullivan analysts weighs in on the battle of the mobile tech giants.