SITEX 2018 – a 30th Anniversary Special


It’s the time of the year again for the last largest consumer IT show of 2018. SITEX 2018 is definitely an event you would not want to miss this year. Besides a showcase of the latest consumer IT products, there are also a few unique experiential zones that you can visit while at the show. Here are some of the highlights.

Vivo Booth

If you are a budget sensitive individual looking for a phone with fairly  decent specification, several Chinese brands may come into your mind. One such brand is Vivo. Compared to the other counterparts from China such as Huawei and Oppo, Vivo pricing is a bit less stressful for your pocket.

The phone feature at the show is the newly launched Vivo V11, priced at SGD 599. Yet at this price point, the Vivo V11 comes with a fairly decent hardware. A 25 MP front camera, and a dual 12MP/5MP rear camera powered by the Snapdragon 660 chipset – octa-core processor at 2.2 GHz. RAM is also fairly generous at 6 GB. The phone also features an in-screen fingerprint sensor. 

Google Smart Home

For the first time this year, Google has a huge space dedicated to its own Google devices. Showcased here is the recently release Pixel 3 as well as the Google Home. Experience the power of AI in your camera where Google’s smart AI will help you choose the best photo for your shot in a feature known as the Top Shot. Through augmented reality, you can also take a picture with your favorite Marvel Hero such as the Hulk and Iron Man using the Camera’s playground feature.

There is also a smart living room at Google Smart Home zone. Interact with Google Home and experience first hand how it can turn control your lighting and electronic appliances at home. Beyond that, Google Home can  also help you play videos from YouTube or music from Spotify hands-free.

Secretlab Chairs

If you are looking for a good quality chair for your gaming rig or PC, be sure to check out Secretlab chairs. Many of them are on display at the show for you to try out before buying. Started in 2014, Secretlab has been consistently trying to create the best quality chair for gamers. Now with over 100,000 satisfied customers worldwide, Secretlab is a well-known brand in the market. Learn more about how they build their chairs and try our the chairs yourselves at their booth.

Gaming Experiential Zone

Gamers will find themselves spending much of their time at the Gaming Experiential Zone. Both Xbox and PlayStation have booths of their own at this year’s SITEX. You can try out the latest games on both major consoles.

Forza Horizon 4 is featured at the Xbox booth with a full racing rig that comes with an ultra wide monitor.

As for PlayStation, the latest Spider-Man is a key highlight with a life-size Spider-Man that you can take picture with.

Esport is also part of the gaming experiential Zone with the Omen Community Esports Challenge presented by GameAsia. Game tournaments  of popular competitive games such as CS:GO, DOTA 2 and PUBG will be held at the area.

Missing the good old days of the SNES or Sega Megadrive? RetroDNA have brought out their retro gaming console for your to try out at their booth for free! For a sense of gaming  nostalgia, do head over to their booths.

Situated in the Gaming Experiential Zone is Aftershock’s Booth.  There have two man’s cave displayed that for you to get inspiration for your next house renovation.

Let’s Go

SITEX 2018 is now at Singapore Expo Hall 5/6 from 22 Nov to 25 Nov 2018. Opening hour is from 11am to 9pm daily.

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