New Arrival: Samsung WindFree Multi-Split Air Conditioners

April 8th, 2024

The latest additions to Samsung’s Bespoke AI appliances supported by AI innovation promises smarter experiences to elevate homeowners’ lifestyles.

Samsung Electronics Singapore today announced the launch of its latest WindFree Air Conditioner series, expanding Samsung’s range of home appliances for smarter homes, designed to elevate homeowners’ lifestyles with its Comfort Cooling, Energy-Saving, and Connected Living features.

Samsung Electronics Singapore today announced the launch of its latest WindFree Air Conditioner series, expanding Samsung’s range of home appliances for smarter homes, designed to elevate homeowners’ lifestyles with its Comfort Cooling, Energy-Saving, and Connected Living features.

The new WindFree Air Conditioners will be available in May 2024.

Configurations and prices for Samsung WindFree air conditioners.

Configurations and prices for Samsung WindFree air conditioners.

To allow homeowners to manage their homes in a smarter way, Samsung is also launching a lineup of new Bespoke AI appliances with enhanced connectivity and AI capabilities.

Prices and availability of Samsung’s new Bespoke AI appliances.

Prices and availability of Samsung’s new Bespoke AI appliances.

More details below from the press release.

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New Arrival: Epson WorkForce Enterprise AM A4 Inkjet Printers

April 5th, 2024

The new Epson WorkForce Enterprise AM-C400 and AM-C550 A4 colour multifunction printers will be available for sale in Singapore by May 2024.

The Epson WorkForce Enterprise AM-C400 and AM-C550 colour multifunction printers is a new line of energy-efficient and compact mid-range A4 printers that optimises office layouts without having to compromise on productivity.

The Epson WorkForce Enterprise AM-C400 and AM-C550 colour multifunction printers is a new line of energy-efficient and compact mid-range A4 printers that optimises office layouts without having to compromise on productivity.

The introduction of the new inkjet printer is aligned with Epson’s sustainability commitment and follows the phasing out of its laser printers in Southeast Asia at the end of 2023.

This new range of business inkjet printers aims to provide an equally efficient and affordable alternative to laser printing by incorporating innovative solutions and compact design into the lineup.

With fast print speeds of 40 and 55 pages per minute, even in duplex mode, these new models are the A4 counterparts to their A3 siblings: the Epson WorkForce Enterprise AM-C4000 and AM-C5000 which were introduced in early 2023.

More details below from the press release.

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New Arrival: Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024) Laptop

March 20th, 2024

The latest iteration of the Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024) is priced at S$1,048 and will be available in Singapore on 27 March 2024. Promotional discounts below.

The Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024) can be laid flat on the table for collaborative work.

The Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024) can be laid flat on the table for collaborative work.

The MateBook D 16 (2024) has a large 16-inch display and sports a 13th Gen Intel Core i5 High Performance Processor, bolstered by Dual Shark Fin Fan technology, with a 70Wh battery.

The workhorse weighs 1.68kg and is slim at 17mm, with a screen-to-body ratio of up to 90%.

Promotional discounts for the Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024).

Promotional discounts for the Huawei MateBook D 16 (2024).

The MateBook D 16 (2024) has a 180 degree hinge so it can lay flat on the table.

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Toyota Motor Vietnam Chooses Synology for Data Management

March 19th, 2024

Toyota Motor Vietnam, one of Vietnam’s largest automobile manufacturers, is partnering with Synology to strengthen its data management infrastructure for its growing data storage and resiliency demands.

Toyota Motor Vietnam is deploying Synology’s data management infrastructure as a comprehensive solution to enhance business resilience and to achieve a 75% savings in data backup costs.

Toyota Motor Vietnam is deploying Synology’s data management infrastructure as a comprehensive solution to enhance business resilience and to achieve a 75% savings in data backup costs.

Toyota Motor Vietnam deployed Synology data management systems to securely store hundreds of terabytes of data that are generated from assembling tens of thousands of vehicles per year.

“Synology’s storage solution has increased our business resilience. Synology is reliable, secure, and provides future-proofing scalability for growing data needs,” said Bui Ta Hoan, IT Division Head at Toyota Motor Vietnam.

Together with Synology’s high availability and remote data protection features, Toyota Motor Vietnam’s IT infrastructure is now more resilient against disruptions.

The impetus for the rollout comes from the growth of production scale at Toyota Motor Vietnam over the years, which resulted in the need for more data storage for operation services and crucial data backups.

To safeguard their data from potential threats like ransomware, natural disasters, and human errors, Toyota Motor Vietnam sought a disaster-recovery solution.

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New Arrival: PRISM+ Oasis Pro Ceiling Fans

March 13th, 2024

Singapore brand PRISM+ is updating its ceiling fan lineup with the Oasis Pro – with prices ranging from S$249 to S$489 (details below), depending on embellishments. Pre-orders begin tomorrow, 14 March 2024, with delivery expected end April.

The PRISM+ Oasis Pro offers an upgraded user experience with better airflow and brighter lighting.

The PRISM+ Oasis Pro offers an upgraded user experience with better airflow and brighter lighting.

Building on the popularity of its predecessor, the latest iteration of the Oasis expands on the modular approach, offering homeowners 3,120 combinations of design and functionality – including new blade and housing design options, as well as colours

Prices for the PRISM+ Oasis Pro Ceiling Fans, exclusive of installation charges. PRISM+ will be at the IT Show 2024 from 14 - 17 March 2024 at Suntec City Convention Centre, booth #8701.

Prices for the PRISM+ Oasis Pro Ceiling Fans, exclusive of installation charges. PRISM+ will be at the IT Show 2024 from 14 – 17 March 2024 at Suntec City Convention Centre, booth #8701.

PRISM+ boasts that the Oasis Pro will be the first ceiling fan in Singapore to be launched with RGB lighting, allowing homeowners to further personalise the mood and ambience in their homes to their liking.

More details below from the press release.

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New Arrival: PRISM+ Launches Its First Refrigerators

March 12th, 2024

Singaporean brand PRISM+ is venturing into the refrigerator space with 10 new models to be unveiled at the IT Show. Capacities come in 330L, 420L, 530L and 600L while promotional prices (below) range from S$599 to S$999. Available from tomorrow, 13 March 2024.

As part of its unveiling, PRISM+ will be offering a limited-time IT Show promotional price, on top of its launch promotional Pricing. PRISM+ will be at the IT Show 2024 from 14 - 17 March 2024 at Suntec City Convention Centre, booth #8701.

As part of its unveiling, PRISM+ will be offering a limited-time IT Show promotional price, on top of its launch promotional Pricing. PRISM+ will be at the IT Show 2024 from 14 – 17 March 2024 at Suntec City Convention Centre, booth #8701.

The new refrigerators comprise two lineups – PureFresh and EverShine.

The PureFresh lineup comes in 330L, 420L, 530L and 600L capacities in two colour variants – Inox (Steel) and Black Inox (Black Steel).

The Black Inox version is priced S$20 more. Detailed pricing below.

The three smaller capacities are top-mounted while the 600L is a side-by-side model with a freezer compartment that’s almost twice in size.

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New Arrival: Leica SL3 Mirrorless Full Frame Camera

March 7th, 2024

The Leica SL3 is now available globally at all Leica Stores, the Leica Online Store, and authorised dealers — with a retail price of S$10,400 inclusive of GST.

The “Made in Germany” Leica SL3 offers an optimised design, efficient user interface, and the versatile L-Mount bayonet to offer a mirrorless full-frame camera boasting high image quality.

The “Made in Germany” Leica SL3 offers an optimised design, efficient user interface, and the versatile L-Mount bayonet to offer a mirrorless full-frame camera boasting high image quality.

At the core of the Leica SL3 is the BSI CMOS full-frame sensor with Triple Resolution Technology, protected in a solid all-metal body with elegant leather.

The sensor records raw files in DNG or JPEG format with a resolution of either 60, 36 or 18 MP.

In each case, the full sensor surface is used.

The SL3 has a dynamic range expanded to 15 f-stops and an ISO range from 50 to 100,000.

With phase detection (PDAF), depth mapping (Object Detection AF), and contrast recognition (Contrast Detection AF), the autofocus system of the SL3 combines the strengths of three technologies to create sharp pictures even in dim light.

More details below from the press release.

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Tech Focus – 10 Predictions on How AI will Shape Technology in 2024

February 23rd, 2024

Ee Huei Sin shares ten predictions from Keysight Technologies on how AI’s influence will strengthen and impact technologies across industries in 2024.

Is Artificial Intelligence (AI) ready to direct physical-world activities in 2024?

Is Artificial Intelligence (AI) ready to direct physical-world activities in 2024?

With the introduction of ChatGPT, Dall-e, and many other tools to the public, artificial intelligence (AI) has become a hotly debated topic that will continue to dominate headlines throughout the decade.

Engineers are integrating AI into technologies and reaping the benefits to enhance operations, extract and leverage intelligence, and drive organisation-wide benefits across industries.

Here’s ten predictions from Keysight, on how AI’s influence will strengthen and impact technologies across industries in 2024.

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