IT Show 2016 returns to Singapore in March, with even more value than before. The Trade-in programme makes a return this year, and visitors will get an opportunity to trade in their old gadgets for cash vouchers to spend at the show. It is not just about wallet-friendly and eye-popping deals however. With a whole slew of engaging events like Brand Time, where visitors will get the opportunity to interact with leading tech brands, as well as fun activities planned at GAMEX, IT Show 2016 promises to have a little something for everyone.
Have we caught your interest yet? Read on to find out more!
The Trade-in programme promises to be bigger than ever at the IT Show 2016, with new categories being included for both general goods and games.
Over at Level 4 (Hall 402 and 403), visitors can now trade-in laptops, tablets, smartphones, PCs (non-DIY), and monitors. For the first time ever, visitors can also now trade-in small TVs below 34-inches – meaning that it is probably time for you to get rid of that old set that you have for a room television and upgrade to the latest Smart TV!
There is something new for the gamers over at Level 6 (Hall 604) too. Aside from the usual game consoles and handheld portables, visitors will also be allowed to trade-in their old games.
The usual terms and conditions apply for all trade-ins. Visit our page here to find out more!
Curious about the latest gadgets to hit our shores? The Tech Showcase is where you want to find yourself at! Held at Level 4 (Hall 405 and 406), the leading tech brands will be showcasing some of the latest and most innovative technology at cut-throat prices.
With major technology brands seeking to make their presence felt at the IT Show 2016, visitors can expect to be wowed at the gadgets on show. Sony will be launching its new α6300 mirrorless camera, featuring the world’s fastest autofocus speed and capable of 4K video recording. The camera is also packed with innovative video technologies such as the SteadyShot™ image stabilisation, smooth zoom, field angle adjustability, as well as 4K Time-lapse capture.
Speaking of innovation, what about a tablet that comes with a built-in projector? Perfect for on-the-go video presentations and stay-in Friday night movies, the 14-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a perfect companion for those always on the move. With an 11-hour battery life, the Ultrabook is not only incredibly portable, but its carbon fibre build ensures that it withstands even the most rugged of users.
Virtual reality (VR) is the latest trend to hit the market and the Lenovo Vibe X3 or Vibe A7010 can stake a claim at being the world’s first two smartphones with built-in virtual reality (VR) technology. Both models will be available at the IT Show 2016, and will come with a VR headset upon purchase.
Not to forget, Asus will also be showcasing the world’s first liquid-cooling gaming laptop system.
The ROG GX700 is capable of over-clocking and features the GTX 980 graphics chip that allows it to rival high-end gaming desktops in performance.
Gaming extravaganza at GAMEX (L6, Hall 604): Gamers Paradise
Gamers, have we got news for you! With its own dedicated space on level 6, GAMEX promises to deliver exciting deals and fun-filled activities!
Sony Computer Entertainment Singapore is taking pre-orders for its upcoming Unchartered 4: A Thief’s End Limited Edition PlayStation 4 console bundle which comes with a unique silk-screened image of Nathan Drake with a matching DualShock™ wireless controller and a copy of the game. Also available for hands-on experience for the first time is a 5vs5 multi-player challenge for Unchartered 4.
At the Nvidia VR zone, fans of Virtual Reality (VR) will get to try out an exciting VR adventure game by donning the HTC Vive VR headset, complete with motion sensors that track the player’s movements in the game.
E-sports fans will get plenty of action with competitive multiplayer challenges on Fifa Online 3, Alliance Of Valiant Arms and League Of Legends. Catch the exciting plays of the best young local talents in e-sports at the Garena Campus League finals for League Of Legends. Over $35,000 in cash and prizes will be given out to gamers who take part in the festivities and e-sports competitions.
Don't miss out on the amazing deals on offer either! With top gaming brands like Asus Republic Of Gamers, Aorus, Alienware, Logitech, PlayStation, Razer, Samsung and Steelseries all at the show, you are bound to find something that you need!
Brand Time: Get in touch with your favourite brands
Have a question for your latest laptop or handset from Lenovo, Samsung or Sony?
Visitors who want to find out more about the latest software and gadgets can hop on over to the stage area to join the brands in discussion. Created to connect visitors directly with brands and their products, Brand Time sees several leading brands taking to the stage and floor area, to engage consumers to talk about their products and brands.
IT SHOW Babes Selfie Contest: Snap a shot with our babes and stand to win the Sony α5100!
No tech show will be complete without a bevy of beautiful show babes showing off the latest consumer tech. The IT Show 2016 will be no different, and this year will also see one lucky winner walk away with a Sony α5100 Mirrorless Camera (worth $999) by taking a selfie with the IT Show babes and posting it on the IT Show Facebook page here.