Guys, we know you’re pretty excited about the gadget deals at this year’s Comex. You do know that there are more things happening over the weekend, right?
So you see, this is the definitive weekend guide you’ll need to get the most out of your rest days.
For the folks working hard at Comex, keep this in mind, it’ll come in useful on your rest day.
Experience this now: be a Gummi Bear at the Trampoline Park
Ever harboured dreams of being a high-flying ninja? Or you just want a workout that’ll make your ass and thigh muscles burn? The Trampoline Park is the right place to be. Spend an hour bouncing around the trampoline setup, and we guarantee you’ll still want more, even with all the sore muscles.
Watch this now: The Expendables 3
The Expendables 3
The third installment in The Expendables series reunites the masters of action - Jet Li, Sylvester Stallone, and Jason Statham amongst others - in a battle against one of their own. This time, the Expendables’ co-founder turned ruthless arms traders Conrad Stonebanks (played by Mel Gibson) returns to destroy the team.
Hear this now: Junto by Basement Jaxx
British electronic dance music duo returns with their first full-length album in five years. So fans who’ve been following them since their 1994 start, you can heave a sigh of relief for the salvation of the underground house scene. Trivia time: the album artwork was contributed through a contest held in conjunction with a graphic design firm. Keep an ear out for Unicorn and What a Difference Your Love Makes.
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Buy these now: Comex 2014
We don’t know why you’d want to squeeze with the weekend crowd at Comex 2014. Maybe because you want to check out Google Glass because you missed it when we showcased it at PC Show.
But if you do end up at Suntec City, these deals are worth checking out:
Prolink Hersperus and Xanthinus gaming miceThese gaming laser mice are great fragging tools, and you can get them at a cheaper price during Comex 2014. The Hersperus is priced at S$69 (usual price S$79) while the Xanthinus is going for S$59 (usual price S$69)
Klipsch R6m earphonesPriced at S$152 (usual price S$169), the Klipsch R6m comes with contour ear tips that are anatomically designed to accurately fit inside the human ear canal. The soft oval silicon tips reduce ear fatigue as well as provide an amazing seal for excellent noise isolate and bass response.
Xbox OneNope, it’s not available yet. But you can pre-order the Xbox One and collect it on 23 September at Funan DigitaLife Mall. The Kinect-less Xbox One costs S$639 and includes a free FIFA 15 game. The S$739 Kinect-equipped Xbox One adds another game, Dance Central, to the package.
Asus Transformer Book FlipAsus latest 2-in-1 hybrid devices is launched at Comex. The versatile system has a 360-degree rotating touchscreen that can be set at any angle between zero and 360 degrees. The laptop is priced at S$1,098, S$1,198 and S$1,398 for the 13.3-inch i5 model, 15.6-inch i5 and i7 models respectively.
Party on at Vibe Beach Sports and Music Festival, listen to new Modest Mouse and Madonna