New Maxis iPhone 5 Got Scratches? No Warranty!

iPhone 5 scratch
iPhone 5 scratch
iPhone 5 scratch (Image credit: @SoyaCincau – Twitter)

After the Maxis iPhone 5 launch, SoyaCincau, Malaysian blogger, published a photo of new iPhone 5 photo with scratches/scuff out of box. That’s sad when you found out your precious is not in perfect condition, as soon as you unbox.

Out of curiosity and for the benefit of my readers & followers, I asked the Maxis customer support team on Twitter regarding the issue.

It took them a few days to return a confirmed answer and the answer is disappointed.

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Malaysia iPhone 5 Launch on December 14, Register Your Interest Now with Maxis and Celcom (yet DiGi)

Malaysia iPhone 5 release date

Malaysia iPhone 5 release date

Apple officially confirmed the Malaysia iPhone 5 release date is December 14, 2012, which is a month late than the rumor launch date. Malaysia telcos starts accepting register of interest via their websites. Read on to find out more.

[box type=info]iPhone 5 is the 6th generation of iPhone and succeeds the iPhone 4S. It is slimmer, lighter, and taller. The screen is 4-inch retina display with 16:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by Apple A6 processor and iOS 6, and support 4G LTE and faster WiFi (802.11n: 2.4 and 5 GHz).[/box]

iPhone 5 will be available in South Korea on Friday, December 7 and on Friday, December 14 in Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Ecuador, Grenada, Indonesia, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Macedonia, Malaysia, Moldova, Montenegro, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela. iPhone 5 will also be available on Friday, December 21 in Barbados, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Egypt, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St.Vincent & the Grenadines, Tunisia, Uganda and Vietnam.

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Nano SIM Card in Malaysia: Celcom, DiGi, Maxis, UMobile

SIM, Micro SIM, Nano SIM
SIM, Micro SIM, Nano SIM
SIM, Micro SIM, Nano SIM (Image credit: Andrew Lih – Flickr.com)

Apple iPhone 5 and iPad mini uses new Nano SIM card design. It is 30% smaller than existing Micro SIM card, so that free up extra space for other mobile components such as memory or larger battery in the small package.

In this article, you will learn about the Nano SIM card price and availability in Malaysia.

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Nokia N9 in Malaysia: Celcom vs. DiGi

Nokia n9

MALAYSIA: Nokia N9 is now available in Malaysia at retail price RM1799 (16GB). Two local telcos, DiGi and Celcom, have special Nokia N9 phone plans. You can get N9 as low as RM968.

Nokia N9 is the first MeeGo mobile operating system smartphone from Nokia. It has no buttons on the front and a unibody design with curved 3.9-inch touchscreen, 8MP camera with Carl Zeiss optics.

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