Friday, 23rd June 2017
I have been buying a lot of
USB-C devices recently to prepare for this day.
This coming 1st September 2017, marks my third year in
Tech in Asia. Technically, I started work before my official start date, because the previous guy left in August 2014 and I have to do the takeover before that. Apple MacBook Pro 13 Inch with Touch Bar and Touch ID (Mid 2017) – Box
Thursday, 15th June 2017
Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter is retailing for S$98.
This adapter extends a single USB-C port and adds an additional three more ports: HDMI, USB-A (normal USB) and USB-C.
Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter – Box Front
Wednesday, 14th June 2017
Found an unopened
Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter in my drawer and I decided to do a post on it.
The Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter is retailing for
S$38. After so many years, the price remains the same. Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter – Box Front
Monday, 29th May 2017
Apple’s first official retail store in Singapore (and South-East Asia),
Apple Orchard Road, open it’s door last Saturday, 27th May 2017 at 10am. The store opening hours are from 10am to 10pm daily.
If you are the first few in the queue (I am not too sure what is the cut off number), you will be given a door gift which includes an Apple t-shirt that is made in the USA and a sticker.
Apple Orchard Road Opening Swag – Apple Plastic Bag
Wednesday, 17th May 2017
The first Apple Store in Singapore located along Orchard Road will open on Saturday, 27th May 2017 at 10am.
Address: 270 Orchard Road, Singapore, 238857
Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday: 10:00am – 10:00pm
Telephone: 1800 699 2824
Link: apple.com/sg/retail/orchardroad/ Apple Heart Red Dot
Tuesday, 27th December 2016
Apple AirPods was launched in Singapore and in 100+ countries on 13th December 2016.
It is retailing for
S$238 in Singapore and the current waiting time is 6 weeks! Apple AirPods – Box Front
Friday, 2nd December 2016
Apple USB-C to Lightning Cable comes in two lengths. The 1 meter is retailing for S$28 while the 2 meter is retailing for S$42.
The prices stated above are the
discounted price. It is not known how long those prices will last. Apple USB-C to Lightning Cable – Box Front
Monday, 3rd October 2016
Apple Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter is retailing for S$14 in Singapore.
Surprisingly, most Authorized Apple Resellers were out of stock. I managed to get the last two pieces from iStudio at Paragon.
Apple Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter – Box Front
Thursday, 15th September 2016
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Silicone Case is retailing for S$58 and there are nine colors available:
After using my
Apple iPhone 6s Plus Leather Case (Midnight Blue) for almost a year, the color of the case will stain any objects after it comes into contact with water. Apple iPhone 7 Plus Silicone Case (Black) – Packaging Front
Wednesday, 25th May 2016
Slightly more than a month after
Apple Pay for AMEX launches in Singapore, Apple Pay for VISA and MasterCard holders are finally available in Singapore.
Unfortunately, not all banks are on the list. For the initial roll out only credit cards from these five banks are supported: POSB, DBS Bank, OCBC Bank, United Overseas Bank (UOB) and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB).
Apple Pay (Singapore) – VISA/MasterCard