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Smartphone news and updates as well as smartphone promotions and deals, brought to you in simple and easy to understand language.  Most updates revolve around Malaysian technology news, but new exciting launches or news from the smartphone world are also covered selectively.

PhoneSentral is a blog about smartphones, tablets, apps and the internet, wearables and its accessories based in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia – Borneo.  The site is updated almost daily with reviews of devices and accessories also released every week.  The site is privately owned by Cyril Dason and was started due to his love and interest in gadgets and technology.


Nothing to launch Ear (2) this 22 March 2023

Tech brand Nothing is planning to unveil Nothing Ear (2) on 22 March 2023. The company didn’t say much in an email I received, butthey...
HONOR Awards 2023

HONOR Magic5 Series and HONOR Magic Vs Honored as “Best of MWC”

The new HONOR Magic5 Series and the foldable HONOR Magic Vs, which was just recently announced for the global market at the ongoing Mobile...

Infinix Malaysia 3.3 promotions

Infinix Malaysia recently announced special deals and promotions in conjunction with 3.3 sales for March. The company in a statement said that it will be...

Telcos set to offer Pakej Perpaduan this 28 February

Major Malaysian telcos will be offering Pakej Perpaduan Prabayar Mudah Alih (Pakej Perpaduan) next week. According to a press release I received, the move comes...

HONOR Magic Vs has gapless fold and better battery life

After releasing one of the most durable smartphones through the X9a 5G, HONOR moves closer towards the official launch of the HONOR Magic Vs,...

Malaysia getting vivo V27e on 1 March

The new ‘Instagrammable’ Aura Portrait smartphone – vivo V27e will be launching on 1 March 2023. According to vivo Malaysia, the smartphone will come equipped...

Yoodo becomes 1st MVNO with 5G access in Malaysia

Yoodo became the first mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) to roll out 5th generation wireless technology – more commonly known as 5G for all...

HONOR X9a 5G now free with telco packages

The durable HONOR X9a 5G can now be obtained for free, or at lower prices if you get it from major telco operators in...

CelcomDigi simplifies privacy notice

CelcoDigi today announced that they have simplified their privacy notice into easy-to-digest infographics on its website. According to the company, the infographics aims to educate...

vivo V27e expected in Malaysia this March

vivo Malaysia had confirmed that the vivo V27e will be arriving in Malaysia this coming March, early March to be exact. The smartphone is part...