Article written by Jason Chua As a millennial, How I Met Your Mother (along with F.R.I.E.N.D.S) was one of the defining tv series of my generation. While the show kind of dragged itself on throughout the middle of its entire … Continue reading Sony Xperia XZ launches in Singapore: Available 15 Oct at S$998
Back in February, Sony had announced it was wiping the slate clean with the Xperia X series. No more Z, M, or C. Just X. However, the three phones announced there were rather underwhelming. We got the low-end XA, mid-range … Continue reading Sony announces the Xperia XZ and X Compact
When Sony was rumoured to be announcing the Xperia X series, fans of had dared to raise their hopes a little. The Snapdragon 810 had relegated the previous two flagship devices to a decidedly far lower level than what we had … Continue reading Sony Xperia X Review — Right Phone, Wrong Market
Sony Mobile Communications today announced a new addition to the revamped Xperia X series — the deceptively small Xperia XA Ultra. Continue reading “Sony unveils the Xperia XA Ultra with a giant, ‘bezel-less’ display”
Currently, if you own a DSLR and want a super-telephoto zoom lens, your cheapest options will be the Sigma 150-600mm and Tamron 150-600mm lenses. If mounted on APS-C cameras, the 1.6x crop factor yields you a 240-960mm full-frame equivalent focal range. However, those lenses alone cost over a thousand dollars each, and you don’t even get the luxury of wide shots with the lowest focal length on offer being 150mm.
Have no fear, the Canon Powershot G3X is here. It is a bridge compact camera, and it has a massive focal range of 24-600mm (that is after factoring the crop factor of approximately 2.7x). The best part is, you can get the whole camera for just S$1199 — money that would go into the above mentioned lenses alone.
Now, I don’t mean to say that anyone purchasing those lenses is foolish — in fact, the above lenses give you the versatility of DSLRs, and they undoubtedly have better optical quality. However if you’re not someone who demands DSLR versatility in every situation, or could do with a lower optical quality, then the G3X is for you. Continue reading “Canon Powershot G3X Review: Heavy duty, long-range Sniper”
Full disclosure: LG brought us to KT’s Grill, gave us a Universal Studios ticket, and let us loose inside with the G5.
It really is the end for the Z series. Continue reading “Sony executive confirms that “there will not be a Z6””