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COMEX 2017: THE BIGGEST TECH SHOW IS BACK

Singapore, 25 August 2017 – Singapore’s biggest tech show is back! From 31 August to 3 September, COMEX 2017 will be held at Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre, Level 3 (11am – 9pm) and Levels 4 and 6 (12 – 9pm).  The highly-anticipated COMEX 2017 promises plenty of gadgets and gizmos for gamers and tech fans.
 
Some highlights of COMEX 2017 include meeting XYZ Robot, interesting 3D da Vinci Jr. printer, the sleek and smaller-sized Garmin Fenix 5S watch with multisport features and many more. Also, be sure to look out for DIY LAB – experience building your dream PC at unbeatable prices!
 
Be Empowered with PC Building at DIY Lab by The Techanic (Level 6, 6751)
If you've never done it before, be amazed with building a computer from scratch! Get tips and hands-on educational experience and start a DIY project with your friends and family. Learn the computer’s inner workings and how the hardware and software work.  Look out for the fun-filled experiences rolled out by INTEL and some other partners at this area too. Don’t miss out on deals and new products from brands such as Zowie, Asus, Nzxt, Intel, Logitech, AMD, Cool Master and many more.

Experience PLAYSTATION (Level 6, G3)
Get behind the wheel in a supercar in GT Sport, take on aliens in VR in FarPoint or have family fun in Knack 2 – all at the PlayStation booth at COMEX 2017. What’s more, play any two games and complete a survey to be entitled to a sure win lucky dip.

Go tech crazy at the Tech Showcase (Level 4, back of Halls 406)

Only available from 1-3 September, come check out the XYZ Robot which features mapping and indoor navigation with collision prevention. It has natural language processing, a face recognition function and is active in greeting people too! Also available at COMEX is the Garmin Fenix 5S – a sleek, smaller-sized watch with a focus on female adventurers. It is small, comfortable for petite wrists and delivers multisport features. There will also be an interesting range of 3D printers too – from a 3D pen to scanner and even an enhanced Laser scanning system that improves the precision of the engine’s laser to 130 microns X/Y resolution and up to 25 micron layer thickness.

Free screen protectors daily giveaways

If you’re purchasing a new tablet or smartphone at the show, don’t forget to grab yourself a FREE CH2 Screen protector! Limited to 300 giveaways daily.

Try your luck at the sure-win Lucky Dip
With more than $500,000 worth of prizes and vouchers to be won, no one walks away from COMEX 2017 empty-handed! Attractive prizes include Creative Sonic Carrier, iRobot Roomba 980 to Mobot Skylinner Electric Bike, Samsung’s newest gaming monitor and TV, Lenovo Tab, TrackR Bravo, and more. Best part of all? No minimum spending is necessary and all visitors are eligible for the lucky dip!

Purchase with purchase super deal
Get your Curve True Wireless Fitness Earbuds that delivers superior sound quality at just $69 each (worth $129), when you spend above $250 in a single or maximum 3 combined receipts.

Spend and Redeem TrackR
Visitors can redeem a free limited edition COMEX TrackR Pixel worth $38 when they spend above $500 in a single or maximum 3 combined receipts on the same day. Present receipts with purchased items at the redemption booth located on Level 4, back of hall 406.  Each person can only redeem for one TrackR Pixel.  Limited to 250 redemption per day.

Trade your old gadgets and games for cash vouchers
You can’t make progress by clinging to the old, so bring your old gadgets and games to the show and exchange them for cash vouchers to get yourself some of the latest and hottest deals in town. Thinking of upgrading your e-mobility vehicle? You can get up to $300 off your new purchase at Mobot (Level 6, booth 6651) if you bring yours along to trade in. Game consoles & software can also be exchanged for cash vouchers, refer to www.comexshow.com.sg for more details.

Brand Selfie at COMEX 2017’s Photo Booth
Purchased something at COMEX? Be sure to drop by the COMEX photo booth located at Level 4 (back of Hall 406) and be rewarded with a mystery gift. Simply take a selfie with your purchases at the photo booth, hashtag #COMEX2017, #(brand name of product) in your post, then like and share the post on the COMEX Facebook page to receive your mystery gift.
 
COMEX 2017 is organised by Exhibits Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sphere Exhibits, the events and exhibition subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings.

Event details
COMEX 2017
31 August to 3 September 2017
SuntecConvention and Exhibition Centre
1 Raffles Blvd, Suntec City, Singapore 039593
Level 3 (11am- 9pm), Levels 4 & 6 (12-9pm)

For more information, please visit www.comexshow.com.sg or www.facebook.com/ComexITShow/.

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Co. Registration. No. 198402868E

For more information, please contact:

Kristin Chia (Ms)
Senior Marketing Executive
Exhibits Inc Pte Ltd
DID: (65) 6747 4620
Email: kristinchia@exhibitsinc.com.sg

Chua Pei Ling (Ms)
Corporate Communications & CSR Senior Executive
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
DID: (65) 6319 1895
Email: plchua@sph.com.sg



About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd


Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.

Media 
The English/Malay/Tamil Media group comprises the print and digital operations of The Straits Times, The Business Times, The New Paper, Berita Harian and their respective student publications. It also includes subsidiaries Tamil Murasu Ltd, which publishes Tamil Murasu and tabla!; book publishing arm Straits Times Press; SPH Data Services, which licenses the use of the Straits Times Index in partnership with the Singapore Exchange and FTSE-Russell Ltd; financial data company ShareInvestor; the two English stations of SPH Radio - Kiss92 and ONE FM 91.3 and SPH Golf (including SPH Pacom Ltd). 

The Chinese Media group publishes three Chinese newspapers in print and digital format - Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News; four student weeklies - zbCOMMA, Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up Junior and Thumbs Up Little Junior, and ZBBZ Newsgazine. It also operates SPH Radio's Chinese radio station, UFM100.3, and Focus Publishing, which produces a range of books and magazines including U-Weekly.

SPH's other digital media initiatives include AsiaOne, Stomp, zaobao.sg and zaobao.com.

On an average day, 2.5 million* individuals or 59 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications in print copies or one of our digital platforms. 
(* Nielsen Media Index 2016, Monday-Sunday, read any SPH newspapers in print or digital format)

SPH Magazines, SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles and has various online sites, like hardwarezone.comherworldplus.com and luxuryinsider.com in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. It has also invested in digital newsstand Magzter.

SPH also provides out-of-home (OOH) advertising options where it manages large format digital screens and static billboards at key locations in the Central Business District, Orchard Road, City Fringe as well as major heartland hubs.

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SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today.

Properties
SPH REIT is a Singapore-based REIT established to invest in a portfolio of income-producing real estate primarily for retail purposes. SPH REIT comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall in the centre of Clementi town.

The Seletar Mall, located in Sengkang, is SPH's latest retail development. This property is a potential asset to be injected into SPH REIT. SPH’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.

Other Businesses

Online Classifieds
SPH’s online classifieds include the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs, FastJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds,Trezo), sgCarMart and StreetSine.

SPH's regional joint venture online classifieds business has a number of leading online classifieds sites in the region.

Events and Exhibitions
Sphere Exhibits, Sphere Conferences, Exhibits Inc and Bizlink Exhibition Services organise innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region. 

Healthcare
SPH owns Orange Valley which operates nursing homes. 

Education
SPH has a 22 per cent stake in preschool and enrichment provider MindChamps.

For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg