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April 16, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Spectrum Dragontrail Glass test

Looks like Cherry Mobile wants to prove that their Omega Spectrum is indeed packing a tough Dragontrail glass and has published a video of it being tested on their Facebook page.

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April 16, 2014

LG G3 confirmed with 2K WQHD display, but 640 DPI?

Sony, Samsung, and HTC have all unveiled their frontrunners and all that’s left from the big Android manufacturers is LG. The South Korean company has already confirmed that the soon-to-be-released LG G3 will in fact come with 2K display, but a benchmark photo shows the display to have 640dpi which is a bit unbelievable. Continue Reading

April 15, 2014

Turn your iPhone into a Gameboy with G-Pad

Nintendo Gameboy consoles may have seen better days, but its legacy (and some of its popular game titles) still lives on through various emulators. However, in the touchscreen-dominated-world we live in, on-screen buttons just doesn’t offer the same level of gusto as thumbing on a set of physical buttons.

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April 15, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Spectrum VS MyPhone Agua Rio

Local brands Cherry Mobile and MyPhone have already released their aggressively priced Android smartphones – the Omega Spectrum and the Agua Rio. Both are priced at Php4,999 with almost the same specs. Let’s compare both phones and find out which one is better on paper.

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April 15, 2014

Oppo Find 7a gets TWRP custom recovery

The Philippines is one of the first few countries to see the Oppo Find 7a as it is not yet released in the United States. After a week of its local launch, a TWRP custom recovery is now supported by the device thanks to developers. Now, users of the Find 7a can manually backup and restore their entire handsets. Continue Reading

April 15, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Spectrum now out for Php4,999

Here’s another offering from Cherry Mobile, and it packs a 5-inch HD display with Dragontrail glass, an 8 megapixel camera, 1GB RAM and a quad-core Broadcom chipset, all for under Php5K. Meet the Omega Spectrum.

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April 14, 2014

Android 4.4 update for Galaxy S3 and Note 2 arrives May

A lot of devices have already received their dose of Android 4.4 KitKat updates, but for the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note 2, owners are still riding the Jelly Bean wagon. Fortunately,  this may no longer be the case as updates might start rolling out real soon.

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April 14, 2014

Rumor: HTC may release a plastic One M8

Numerous reports are coming in about the Taiwanese firm’s plan of releasing a non-aluminum version of the HTC One (M8) in order to make the price tag more competitive.

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April 14, 2014

iPhone 5C 32GB now free on Smart All-In Plan 1800

Smart Communications is currently holding a sale for the 32GB variant of the iPhone 5C when users sign up for a postpaid plan via the Smart Online Store.

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April 14, 2014

Amazon’s smartphone with four cameras for 3D holograms

It has been long-rumored that Amazon will be coming out with a new smartphone and one of its main features is the four front-facing cameras that produces hologram-like images without the use of 3D glasses. Continue Reading

April 14, 2014

QHD AMOLED screen, the future of displays?

1080p used to be the highest screen resolution there was for mobile phones, but a new kind of display panel now takes its place in terms of pixel count. The first ever QHD AMOLED display has arrived and it brings a 2560 x 1440 screen resolution along with it. Continue Reading

April 13, 2014

Cherry Mobile Razor 2.0 now official

In addition to the Omega Infinity and the new Gem lineup, Cherry Mobile also announced the thinner and lighter successor of the CM Razor, the Cherry Mobile Razor 2.0.

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April 13, 2014

Cherry Mobile gem lineup, all under Php3K

Cherry Mobile has finally released the complete list of their gem lineup of affordable Android smartphones – the Onyx, Garnet, Topaz, Amethyst, Quartz, Ruby, Emerald.

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April 13, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity announced

Cherry Mobile has announced one of the new members of its Omega lineup of smartphones with a 5.5-inch display, aluminum finish, and octa-core CPU – the Omega Infinity.

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April 13, 2014

LG G3 leaked specs from Sprint

Sprint has been spotted prepping their website for the arrival of what could be the new LG G3 which revealed the specs of the said phone. The User Agent profile shows that the device (model number LG-LS990) is arriving with a 5.5-inch QHD display and a quad-core processor. Continue Reading

April 12, 2014

Lenovo Golden Warrior S8 live photos

Last month, we wrote about the Lenovo Golden Warrior S8, a dual-SIM Android smartphone with a 5.3-inch HD display and octa-core CPU. The photo we had then came from a promotional poster and looks unimpressive, but now we have live photos showcasing the S8 in all its golden glory.

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April 12, 2014

Play This: The 2048 Game

Here’s another addicting game that may hook you up; 2048 is a math puzzle game that will have you combine two similar number tiles into one until you come up with a 2048 tile, but unless you have the right skills and logic, it’s going to be a tough ride. Continue Reading

April 11, 2014

Nokia 225 and 225 Dual SIM announced

Nokia recently announced its latest feature phone that sports a 2.8-inch display, 2 megapixel camera, internet capabilities, and a slim body – the Nokia 225 and Nokia 225 Dual SIM.

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April 11, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review

The Galaxy S5 is the 5th-generation of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S line and, like the Apple iPhone, has gone thru many years of refinement. Check out our full review of the Samsung Galaxy S5 after the break.

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April 11, 2014

Dual-SIM Oppo R1 available in the Philippines

During last night’s launch of Oppo Find 7a, not only did they introduced their flagship phones but they also announced the pricing of the Oppo R1 which is at Php19,990. It is the company’s 5-inch quad-core smartphone with 16GB of storage and a 2410mAh battery. Continue Reading

April 11, 2014

Oppo Find 7a hands-on demo – 50MP photos and gestures

Oppo officially launches the Find 7a and at the same time, released the price of the Find 7. In this quick video demonstration, an Oppo representative shows us how the 50MP photos coming from a 13MP camera does its trick and how off-screen and on-screen gestures work. Continue Reading

April 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Urban leaked ahead of launch

There have been a handful of photos circulating around the web of what is believed to be a brochure/flyer from Cherry Mobile which gives us an early peek at the company’s upcoming handsets, one of which is the Cherry Mobile Urban.

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April 11, 2014

Globe launches Galaxy Forever Plan

In addition to the postpaid plans we’ve previously reported, Globe Telecoms has announced the Galaxy Forever Plan which entitles subscribers to a new flagship Galaxy smartphone every year without having to finish the usual 24-month lock-in period.

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April 10, 2014

Oppo Find 7a officially launches in the Philippines

We’re here at the local launch of the Oppo Find 7a where the company introduced their flagship device in the Philippines with a price of Php22,990. More details after the break. Continue Reading

April 10, 2014

ZTE Redbull, 5-inch HD LTE smartphone for $130

ZTE has launched in China its new budget-friendly smartphone that packs a 5-inch HD display, 13 megapixel camera, Snapdragon quad-core CPU, and LTE connectivity – the Redbull.

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