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July 24, 2014

Acer Liquid Jade Plus & Liquid Leap will debut next month

During this year’s Computex, Acer unveiled the Liquid Jade and Liquid Leap and stated that it will be made available this month. Well it seems that the Taiwanese firm will miss their target by a small margin and will instead launch a beefed-up variant of their flagship device called Liquid Jade Plus with twice the amount of RAM and internal storage.

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July 24, 2014

Flagship Smartphones: Then and Now

Ever wondered how our current flagship smartphones looked like compared to its predecessors from years ago? If yes, then you might want to take a look at our visual comparison of popular flagship smartphones and their older counterparts and see how much have changed over the years.

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July 23, 2014

Car-finder Carmudi app launches officially in PH

Carmudi today officially launches its app for the Philippines. If you’re looking for either brand new or used cars you can now do so in the convenience of your Android device. Continue Reading

July 23, 2014

Estar Takee 1 could be the first holographic smartphone

There are a lot of smartphones that catch our attention because of unusual features, and the Estar Takee 1 is the newest entry on the list. It claims to be the world’s first holographic smartphone – exactly like the devices we usually see in movies. Continue Reading

July 23, 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 now official

Nokia has officially announced its latest budget smartphone and successor to the Lumia 520 — the Lumia 530. It packs a 4-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

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July 23, 2014

OnePlus One goes on sale at Lazada, starts at Php14,999

The OnePlus One, one of the rarest Android superphone to date which features a 5.5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 801 CPU, 3GB RAM, and LTE connectivity, is now available for purchase at Lazada with a price tag starting at Php14,999.

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July 23, 2014

LG G3 Review

With the success of the LG G2 last year, there was a lot of expectations on this year’s release from LG. Thus, we took our time to dig deeper into the new LG G3 to see if it met expectations. Check out our LG G3 review after the break.

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July 22, 2014

BlackBerry Z3 first impressions

We just came from the local launch of the BlackBerry Z3 where we got the chance to fiddle around with the company’s newest 5-inch smartphone that runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and the latest BlackBerry 10 OS. Here are our first impressions. Continue Reading

July 22, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 4 officially announced

Xiaomi has officially announced the Mi 4, the company’s latest flagship that sports a 5-inch Full HD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 CPU, 3GB RAM, 13 megapixel Sony stacked CMOS camera, 3,080mAh battery, 4G LTE connectivity, and MIUI V6.

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July 22, 2014

Gionee to launch world’s thinnest phone at 0.2 inches

After we’ve listed the top phones that have the slimmest build and Gionee taking the top spot, the company plans to prove that it can even go thinner than its Elife S5.5. The upcoming phone, now known only as GN9005, is said to sport a 0.2-inch (or 5mm) thin form factor with a quad-core processor running inside it. Continue Reading

July 21, 2014

DTC Gear (GE3A): A Feature Phone with 4500mAh battery

We’ve come to rely on our smartphones for almost everything, but in times of calamities and lengthy power outages, even the most powerful smartphone turns to nothing but a paper weight. That’s when the new DTC Gear (GE3A) comes in to the picture, a Dual-SIM feature phone that has a 4500mAh battery with flashlight and doubles as a powerbank.

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July 21, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php10k for (Mid) 2014

We’re more than halfway through the year once again and we’re here with another top 10 list, this one being for smartphones with prices below Php10,000. If you’re looking for great phones at this budget, then it’s time to read on! Continue Reading

July 20, 2014

ASUS Zenfone 6 unboxed, first impressions

Priced and launched last week together with the Zenfone 4 and Zenfone 5, The ASUS Zenfone 6 is the biggest and most expensive model in the Zenfone family. Although by expensive, we only mean that it is the model with the highest price tag from its group since it’s still quite affordable for its carried specs. Here are our first impressions on the Zenfone 6. Continue Reading

July 20, 2014

Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition now available in PH

Widget City, a local online retailer, has recently posted on their official Facebook page that they now have stocks of the Google Play Edition of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra, as well as two other GPe devices namely the LG G Pad 8.3 and Samsung Galaxy S4.

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July 20, 2014

Huawei Honor 3C lands for Php9,990

We knew very little about the Huawei Honor 3C and did not notice it during the recent launch of the P7 so we’re surprised it even arrived in local stores.

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July 20, 2014

Lenovo PH launches S850, priced at Php13,999

Yesterday marks the local debut of the new Lenovo S850, a stylish 5-inch Android smartphone that runs a 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

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July 19, 2014

THL 5000 to be available in the Philippines

Novo7 Tech has announced on their Facebook page that they will soon offer the THL 5000 – a 5-inch Full HD octa-core Android smartphone that packs a huge 5,000mAh battery. Continue Reading

July 19, 2014

ASUS Zenfone 5 vs Xiaomi Mi 3: Specs comparison

ASUS Philippines last night announced the new Zenfone lineup which consists of the Zenfone 4, Zenfone 5, and Zenfone 6. These smartphnones, like the talk-of-the-town Xiaomi Mi 3, carry decent specs for an affordable asking price. That’s why we pit the Mi 3 with its fellow 5-inch counterpart, the Zenfone 5 to know who among the two have the best bang for the buck. Continue Reading

July 18, 2014

5-inch BlackBerry Z3 priced locally at Php10,990

BlackBerry today announces the availability of the BlackBerry Z3 which is expected to retail at Php10,990 when it launches later this July. It sports a 5-inch display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor underneath, and runs on BlackBerry’s 10.2.1 OS. Continue Reading

July 18, 2014

LG G3 Beat now official, the toned down flagship

In keeping with the tradition of releasing a cheaper version of their flagship smartphone, the South Korean firm officially unveiled the LG G3 Beat; a 5-inch smartphone that inherits the LG G3’s design but has a more modest configuration.

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July 18, 2014

Nokia rolls out Lumia Cyan update

Nokia has recently announced that it is rolling out the Lumia Cyan update across all supported devices in the coming weeks. The update is touted to bring a plethora of new features to Nokia Lumia handsets such as Action Center, Cortana and Wordflow just to name a few.

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July 18, 2014

Microsoft to shift Nokia X products to Windows Phone

Looks like Microsoft has no long-term plans for its budget Android-running smartphones as it has revealed that it will shift select future Nokia X products to become Windows Phone-powered Lumias. Continue Reading

July 17, 2014

ASUS Zenfone 4, 5, and 6 official, price starts at Php3,995

ASUS officially makes available the Zenfone 4, 5, and 6 here in the Philippines. The lineup is a threesome of smartphones that are much awaited by many for their balance in specs and expected pricing. Scroll past the jump for more details. Continue Reading

July 17, 2014

ASUS Zenfone 5 priced at Php6,495

ASUS launches the Zenfone 5 which is a 5-inch phablet with an Intel Atom processor. It’s locally priced at Php6,495 and will be available starting next week. Continue Reading

July 17, 2014

Goophone i6, the iPhone 6 clone with quad-core CPU

We’re yet to officially see Apple’s iPhone 6 but the folks at Goophone have already launched a clone of the upcoming iOS smartphone called the Goophone i6, sporting a 4.7-inch display and powered by a quad-core CPU.

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