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Best Budget Smartphone Malaysia 2019: RM500, RM700 & RM1000

Gone are the days when budget smartphones are synonymous to lousy specifications and crappy build quality.…

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 40Broadband & Mobile Plans

Best Broadband Plan – Comparison of Unifi, Maxis & Time Fibre in 2019

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The new Ministry of Communications and Multimedia had urged all broadband service providers to lower down their existing pricing and make high-speed internet available for ALL. The big three players in Malaysia namely Unifi, Maxis Fibre and Time Fibre had responded by pushing out higher internet speed for existing subscribers and launching cheaper subscription tiers. The […]

Best Postpaid Plans With Unlimited Call & Data in Malaysia 2019

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Celcom vs Maxis vs Digi vs U Mobile, who will crown the best postpaid plan in Malaysia 2019? I have done a very thorough postpaid plans comparison and decided that Yoodo RM110 ios/android is the best postpaid plan for most Malaysian users. Why and when should you use a postpaid plan in Malaysia Given the […]

Best Prepaid Plans With Crazy Cheap Data in Malaysia 2019

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In contrast to the poor home broadband service in Malaysia, I can confidently and proudly claim that Malaysia is one of the few countries in South Eash Asia which offers competitive mobile plans. All thanks to the rapid growth in numbers of the mobile network operators in Malaysia. Apart from the Big 4 Telcos(Celcom, Maxis, […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 41Mobile Accessories

Best Power Bank in Malaysia 2019: 5000, 10000 & 20000mAh

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After days of in-depth research, Pineng PN-952 is my choice of best power bank that fits in your pocket size for its ultra-lightweight, compact size and built-in cable. For everyday use power bank, I will highly recommend Pineng PN-961 which is slightly bigger, sporting insanely fast 18W quick charge with 10000mAh capacity and it is compatible with a […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 42Smartphone & Tablet

Best Budget Smartphone Malaysia 2019: RM500, RM700 & RM1000

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Gone are the days when budget smartphones are synonymous to lousy specifications and crappy build quality. All thanks to brands like XiaoMi, Oppo, Vivo and OnePlus who continuously push the boundary to build better and faster phone at a fraction of the price of flagship smartphones. With so many cheap and affordable smartphone models flooding […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 43Laptops

Best Gaming Laptop for Every Budget in Malaysia 2019

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Finding the best gaming laptop before you enter college or university? If you were like me, I dreamed of having a gaming laptop which can double as a student laptop when I was in my freshman year. I thought it is best to have one reliable laptop capable of both school project and gaming purposes. […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 44Home Appliances

Best Air Fryer in Malaysia 2019: Philips VS Tefal

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Never heard of air fryer? Or considering to buy a new air fryer after you see this cool looking cookware in your friend’s kitchen? Day by day, there are getting more people who only have induction cooking hob in their houses. Frying food on induction hob is indeed inconvenient compared to using a gas stove. Air […]

Best Ceiling Fan in Malaysia 2019

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A ceiling fan is a must-have appliance for every home in Malaysia. One may not install air-cond in their house but every house will install a ceiling fan in order to beat the heat, right? But, how to choose your ceiling fan? 3 blades, 4 blades, 5 blades, 52 inches, 56 inches or 60 inches blade, […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 45Car Accessories

3 Best Dash Cam (Cheap & Durable) in Malaysia 2019

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Malaysians are no strangers to road accidents, road bullies, and ever-rising crime rates in the city. Most Malaysians prefer to commute by their own vehicle instead of using public transport. Thus, it is wise for you to have a dash cam a.k.a car camera in the car to protect the interest of both yourself and […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 46Finance

Best E Wallet in Malaysia: The Complete Guide

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Currently, e-wallet/digital wallet/mobile payment is taking Malaysia by storm with all the big players dumping money on advertisement and marketing campaign. Why everyone is in a rush to jump into the e-wallet bandwagon? According to South China Morning Post, China has totalled 81 trillion yuan (50 trillion in Ringgit Malaysia) of transactions in mobile payment within […]

5 Best Credit Cards & Ultimate Cashback Strategy in Malaysia 2019

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Searching for the best credit cards that give you maximum cash back with annual fee waived for life? Different credit cards serve different purposes, some give you cash back, some give you airport lounge access, and some give you air miles and loyalty points. With so many options available, it is hard to determine which […]

TechRakyat - Empowering Smarter Decisions, In-Depth Reviews and Tips for Malaysians 47Smart Rakyat Tips

Malaysia Public Holidays & School Holidays 2019 in Google Calendar

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Malaysians love holidays, especially long weekend holidays. It can be tough to remember all the holidays because Malaysia is so unique that we celebrate the festival of all races. In order to better prepare myself for a great new year, I have looked up on the internet for public holidays and school holidays in Malaysia. […]

Best DNS for Fastest Browsing Speed in Malaysia 2019

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What is DNS? DNS stands for Domain Name System is the GPS of the internet. Each website has its unique internet protocol (IP) address similar to each location has its own GPS coordinate. However, we access websites through domain names, like facebook.com and twitter.com. Thus, DNS helps us to turn the domain names into IP addresses […]

6 Easy Hacks for Malaysians to 2X Productivity Immediately

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The new year is coming and you have set new resolutions to improve and achieve more. However, you never seem to accomplish a big part of them and frustrated with your unproductive self. Unlike any other common bits of advice that ask you to follow abc and xyz. We all know that staying focus, less interruption, […]