Author: Smartphone Deck Team

Photo by Markus Winkler on Unsplash iPhones are reputed for being virus-free and unhackable. However, is that truly the case? We all want our sensitive data to be safe from malware and hackers but what we don’t realise is that sometimes we unknowingly invite these undesirables into our devices. Hence, it is important for all iPhone owners to know what these threats are and how you can build a secure platform in your malware-free Apple devices. It is also widely known that the Apple operating system is safer compared to Android phones because the abundance of Android users far surpasses…

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At one point in our lives, we’ve all asked ourselves, “how can I make extra money?” It doesn’t matter if you’re a full-time worker, a part-timer, or a college student – we all want to know. Especially with the recent pandemic that cost many of us to become jobless or barely hanging on. Here are some ways to make money with your smartphone, no matter if you’re at home or at the office. Before that, let’s get one thing straight – you don’t make money without putting in extra work. Making money online requires consistency, hard-work, and a little bit…

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Image Source: Kaspersky Do you need secure access to public Wi-Fi? Or do you just need to ge0-shift your location? Whatever your needs are, fret not as this ultimate guide will guide you on how to use a VPN on your Android phone along with choosing the best VPN recommendations for extra protection 24/7. What is a Virtual Private Network and How Does it Work? A Virtual Private Network or VPN is a digital tool that allows for protected connection while using a public network. It will mask your IP address while encrypting your internet traffic and concealing your online…

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If you’ve watched Black Mirror before, you know how terrifying technologies can be. Black Mirror shows you just how scary the advancement of technologies can be when it’s in the wrong hands. What’s scarier is how easily achievable the idea is. With technology pulling us forward, there are those who are using it for evil. One of which is hacking phones. If you’re reading this from your smartphone, whether it’s an Android device or an Apple smartphone, your personal data is at risk. But worry not! The main purpose of this article is to help you in three parts –…

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“Privacy is overrated” Many people believe in this phrase and given the digital era we are in, it’s highly unlikely that we are able to protect it all the time. Picture yourself waiting for your next flight and while connecting to a public wi-fi network, the thought of prying eyes snooping your browsing data creeps in. It troubles you. You wonder if there’s any alternative way that will enable you to connect your phone to the Internet safe from snoopers… …and there is. Its name is virtual private network or VPN. You might have heard of VPN before and you…

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Hey photography enthusiasts! When it comes to the quest of getting smartphones that serve your creative needs in photography, it is no laughing matter. You need to consider a myriad of features to give you exactly what you need to get your photos and videos looking professional even if you are an amateur photographer. Depending on your preferences, some of the features you need to consider are the aperture, megapixels, types of lenses available, camera resolution, availability of an AI mode, battery life, and importantly, sufficient storage to ensure that you have enough space to keep your quality pictures and…

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Image Source: The Vocket Your search for the best mid-range phone ends here. If you have been on the market looking for a good all-rounded smartphone with impressive camera features under RM1500 – the Realme 6 Pro might just be for you. A significant upgrade from its predecessor, Realme 6 Pro is the top-of-the-line model in its series, featuring a high refresh rate display, an impressive quad-camera setup, a decent battery life with super-fast charging, and an affordable price tag. But beyond the highlights, here’s everything you need to know about the Realme 6 Pro in Malaysia and why it’s…

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Android has always been the better option. Unlike Apple iPhones that get pricier with every new generation, you can find Android devices in all manner of shapes, sizes, and capabilities at every price range. A vast majority of the world’s smartphones run on Android. There are cheap Android 10 phones under RM1000 like the Oppo A53 or foldable smartphone options like the Samsung Z Fold that are equally as expensive as the newly released Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max. No matter what features you are searching for or how much you plan to spend, chances are you can find an Android device that fits…

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These days, there are a variety of smartphones in Malaysia, and we understand that it can be hard for you to choose the best one for you. This can be especially true if you have not allocated a high budget to buy a new mobile phone. After all, some of the latest smartphones can come with high price tags! But, you do not have to be limited by your choices of phones that match your price range because there are many good mid-range phones in Malaysia. By the way, even if the phone that you are planning to buy may…

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In this day and age, having your mobile phone at hand is as important as breathing air (except, now we have to wear masks). When it comes to phones, there are so many varieties and price ranges. We have high-range, mid-range, and low-range phones. Mid-range phones lie in between the spectrum because they have the benefits of the high-end phones yet some of the disadvantages of low-end phones. The price range for mid-range phones falls around RM900, up until RM2000. It makes you wonder if a branded phone is truly worth a few hundred ringgits or thousands more. For example,…

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