Synology DiskStation DS918+ Review

Synology DiskStation DS918+ is Synology’s flagship 4-bay NAS for prosumers and it belongs to the Synology’s Plus Series of NAS.

Announced at Computex 2017 in July 2017 and released in October 2017, it is retailing for S$811 in Singapore at Fuwell.

DS918+ - Box Front
DS918+ – Box Front

Amazon Launches Amazon Prime In Singapore

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After Amazon killed off FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping yesterday, many people suspected that Amazon Prime would come to Singapore and indeed it have.

Amazon Prime is now in Singapore and it will cost S$8.99 per month. But as an introductory offer, it is only S$2.99 per month. Amazon did not mention how long will the introductory offer last. It comes with a 30-day trial.

Amazon Prime Singapore
Amazon Prime Singapore

Amazon No Longer Ships For Free To Singapore

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Four and a half years after the introduction of FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping, it seems this program is coming to an end.

Those items that qualified for FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping that I bought during Black Friday 2017 are no longer qualified.

Amazon No Longer Ships For Free To Singapore
Amazon No Longer Ships For Free To Singapore

Passport – Global Travel Adapter

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Passport is the world’s first fail-safe global travel adapter created by Zendure.

The project which started on Kickstarter on 26th June 2017 has raised a total of US$217,053 out of their initial goal of US$30,000 from 4,887 backers.

Passport - Box Front
Passport – Box Front

Synology DiskStation DS418play

My Synology DiskStation DS415play is starting to show it’s age when I tried streaming videos using the Plex app on my Apple TV 4K to my television.

Very often, it will show the error, “Your connection to the server is not fast enough to stream this video. Check your Network.“.

DS418play - Box Front
DS418play – Box Front

Zero Latency Singapore Review + Giveaway

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Zero Latency has landed in Singapore! For the unaware, Zero Latency is a free-roam multiplayer virtual reality gaming. It provides you with a hyper-immersive, state-of-the-art VR gaming experience.

Singapore is the 14th branch in the world after major cities in Japan, USA, Spain, and Australia.

Zero Latency - Engineerium
Zero Latency – Engineerium

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review

In case you missed out the unboxing and design post of the Huawei Mate 10, you can check it out here.

Last year, the Mate 9 scored 120,794 points on AnTuTu Benchmark. This time around, Mate 10 Pro scored 173,824 on AnTuTu, which translate to about 44% increase in performance mainly due to 3D and UX benchmarks.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro - AnTuTu Benchmark ScoreHuawei Mate 9 AnTuTu Benchmark Score
Huawei Mate 10 Pro vs Huawei Mate 9 – AnTuTu Benchmark Score

Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M.2 SSD

In case you missed my Synology DDR3 RAM post, I will be upgrading my DS216+ to DS918+ in the coming weeks.

DS918+ is Synology’s flagship 4-bay NAS for prosumers. It supports up to two M.2 NVMe SSDs for fast system cache creation.

Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M.2 SSD - Box Front
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M.2 SSD – Box Front

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review – Unboxing & Design

Huawei Mate 10 Pro will be officially available in Singapore starting from today for S$1,098.

You can buy it from Huawei Concept Stores, local telcos (Singtel, M1 and StarHub), online via Lazada.sg and from all major electronics store like Denki, Courts, Harvey Norman, and Sprint Cass.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro - Box Front
Huawei Mate 10 Pro – Box Front