It is time to change new shoes for my car again with 83,000km displayed on odometer. Though the old tyre (Michelin Pilot Sport 3 205/50 R17 89W) seems able to continue for more mileage from outlook, but i can feel loosing grips of tyre while driving which creates slight lack-of-confident while taking corners. In addition, road noise from front wheel and bumpiness of the car has increased obviously.
Thought of trying ContiSportContact series from Continental tyres, but too bad there are no stock available, so took new set of Michelin Pilot Sport 3 (215/45 R17 91V) instead. Image above shows different sizes of Michelin PS3 (215/45 R17 91V) on the left with Michelin PS3 (205/50 ZR17 89W) at right.
On 15th April 2014, ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih, accompanied by CEO Jerry Shen, announced the availability of the ZenFone Series for Southeast Asia at a press event in Jakarta. During the event, Mr. Shih introduced the complete ZenFone lineup and the exclusive ASUS ZenUI mobile interface. Among the ASUS ZenUI features is PixelMaster, a camera technology that makes it effortless to capture memorable photos and videos in any lighting condition.
As for Malaysia user, all ZenFone series models are scheduled to arrive & available for sale in Malaysia latest by end-April. Official product specification for Malaysia version of ZenFone 6, ZenFone 5, ZenFone 4 is now available as below.
Asus ZenFone series specification (Malaysia version)
ASUS ZenFone 6 (A600CG)
Samsung Malaysia today launched their latest Smart camera, called “Samsung NX mini“, smaller brother of their existing NX series. Although it is one of the NX series, but the mount is different due to smaller size of sensor in NX mini, you will need a “NX M Mount” adapter in order to use existing Samsung’s NX lens lineup. The camera built in with NFC and Wi-Fi connectivity, it also has a slimmer and lighter body for the ease of carry around.
“The NX mini has both style and substance, perfect for trendsetters looking for a fun way to capture their life in outstanding photo quality,” said Lee Dong Yong, President of Samsung Malaysia Electronics. “Ensuring our products reflect consumer trends has always been a priority, and this approach is exemplified by the NX mini, with features such as a 3.0-inch Flip-up Display and wide angle lens exclusively designed to address the global passion for selfies. Its lightweight design also means that it can slip into a pocket, for photography anywhere and everywhere.”
Details of NX mini Smart Camera
Had a chance to attend FHA 2014 (Food & Hotel Asia) at Singapore EXPO, instead of using DSLR to shoot. Brought out my Redmi to test on camera capability under challenging lightning (spotlights, different light colours, etc) environment on my journey to the exhibition.
Redmi comes with 8 Megapixel, 1.4ųm sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 28mm wide angle lens, five plastic lens and a 1080p video recording. It is not great but with the help of MIUI, operation is smooth and result is above average. As photo above, exposure of headlight is under control, details such as “Exit” word that still looks sharp and readable.
Challenging lightnings in an area with banner, spotlight and roof light. Pretty face on the left can be clearly seen and those chinese words are well captured.