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April 07, 2014

Qualcomm unveils 64-bit Snapdragon 810 and 808

Qualcomm is going in for the kill as the company announced two new powerful additions to their 64-bit mobile chip lineup, namely the octa-core Snapdragon 810 and hexa-core Snapdragon 808.

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April 06, 2014

Me Mobile Prime 8 Quick Review

A new player in the local market with a very familiar looking tablet. Nope, this is not an iPad Mini, but it is the Me Prime 8 tablet.
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April 03, 2014

Starmobile introduces Engage 8 Quad+ Android tablet

Starmobile has introduced a new tablet in its Engage lineup which sports 7.85-inch display, quad-core CPU, 4,000mAh battery, and affordable price tag – the Engage 8 Quad+.

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April 02, 2014

Lenovo introduces four new A-Series Android tablets

Lenovo has announced four new Dolby-powered A-Series Android tablets with screen sizes ranging from 7-inches to 10-inches – the Lenovo TAB A7-30, A7-50, A8-50 and A10-70.

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April 02, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, 8.0 & 10.1 now official

Samsung has unveiled its latest line of slates under the Galaxy Tab 4 series namely the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and the biggest of them all, the Galaxy Tab 4 10.1.

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March 31, 2014

Acer Iconia W4 Review

More and more manufacturers are offering 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablets to the market. Acer is among the first ones, starting off with the W3 from last year. This time, they’re positioning the Iconia W4 as a netbook replacement. Check out our full review below to learn why we agreed.

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March 29, 2014

Huawei MediaPad X1 spotted, coming this June

We just spotted the Huawei MediaPad X1 this evening from what supposed to be one of the local dealers that got an early preview of the tablet.

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March 28, 2014

Sony outs 13.3-inch Digital Paper, costs $1,100

Sony has recently announced the Digital Paper, a 13.3-inch productivity slate that features an electronic paper display that reads PDF and lets you scribble on it using its bundled stylus.

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March 24, 2014

Samsung debuts Galaxy Tab PRO 8.4 locally, priced at Php18,990

Along with the Galaxy Note PRO 12.2, Samsung Philippines also officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 8.4, the smallest among the Galaxy Tabs that the company unveiled during this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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March 24, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note PRO 12.2 lands, priced at Php36,990

Earlier today, Samsung Philippines has held an event to formally announce the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Note PRO 12.2 in the country.

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March 24, 2014

Sony Vaio Pro 13 Review

It might have taken Sony some time to release a proper ultrabook but the Vaio Pro is probably among the most competitive and well-made model that could take a lot of attention away from other brands. Check out our Vaio Pro 13 review after the break.

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March 22, 2014

Google Nexus 8.9 releases June, features 2K+ display?

Google is said to be in the process of releasing an 8.9-inch variant to add to its well-received Nexus lineup. The Nexus 8.9 could feature a display with more than 2K resolution and will hit store shelves some time in June if alleged reports prove true. Continue Reading

March 22, 2014

Lenovo Golden Warrior S8 official, battles Xiaomi in China

Lenovo released a promotional poster that confirms the Golden Warrior S8 — a 5.3-inch dual-SIM octa-core phablet with an aircraft-grade aluminum frame body. The S8 goes head-on with Xiaomi’s $130 Redmi Note with its $126 (approx. Php5,700) price tag. Continue Reading

March 20, 2014

Xiaomi announces two variations of Redmi Note phablets

Xiaomi has officially announced Redmi’s successor and it seems like there are two variations of the previously-reported Redmi Note when it hits store shelves. Learn more of their specs and pricing after the break. Continue Reading

March 19, 2014

Samsung’s new tablet with 2K AMOLED display

SamMobile has confirmed a new tablet that the South Korean electronics giant is said to be launching soon. According to reports, this new tablet would feature a Super AMOLED display along with a screen resolution hitting 2K. Continue Reading

March 16, 2014

5.5-inch octa-core Xiaomi Redmi Note confirmed

Chinese phone manufacturer Xiaomi confirmed entering the phablet scene with the Redmi Note (Redmi‘s successor) which will be available for pre-orders in less than a week. Continue Reading

March 15, 2014

Acer Iconia W4 hands-on, first impressions

A couple of days ago, Acer Philippines introduced to us their new campaign for the Acer I.T. Doctor and handed us their latest Windows 8.1 tablet, the Acer Iconia W4.

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March 13, 2014

ASUS locally launches Fonepad 7 dual-SIM for Php8,995

An update to the company’s 7-inch tablet, the ASUS Fonepad 7 dual-SIM makes its way to the Philippine shores carrying both tablet and phone functions with its dual-SIM capabilities. It has an HD display, dual-core processor, and 3G connectivity. Get to know more about it after the break. Continue Reading

March 12, 2014

Sony launches new Xperia devices in the Philippines

Sony Philippines has launched just this afternoon their new lineup of Xperia devices which include the flagship smartphone Xperia Z2, the Xperia Z2 Tablet, and the SmartBand.

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March 12, 2014

HP 8 announced, with free 25GB lifetime cloud storage

HP has officially announced an upgrade to its 7-inch tablet. The specs of the HP 8 (not to be confused with the Slate 8 Pro) isn’t all that special, but the purchase comes with a free cloud storage and a form factor that can rival the likes of Apple tablets. Continue Reading

March 11, 2014

Nexus 10 2 rumored to be HTC-made with 2k display

Apart from the Nexus 6 and Nexus 8, a bigger device by Google may also make its appearance on the upcoming I/O event. The Google Nexus 10 2 is speculated to have a 2K screen resolution, reinforced display, and could be manufactured by HTC. Continue Reading

March 11, 2014

Nexus 8 to run Intel Moorefield and Android ‘Lollipop’?

There are reports of a new lineup of Nexus devices to be launched at Google’s I/O event. Included in this supposed list is the Nexus 8 which, according to sources, possibly exchanged Qualcomm’s Snapdragon for Intel’s 64-bit quad-core processor and an updated Android version. Continue Reading

March 08, 2014

Spotted: HP Slate7 Extreme for Php13,990

The Slate7 Extreme is HP’s Tegra 4-powered budget tablet that was announced in the U.S. late last year. It packs a 7-inch HD display, 1GB of RAM, a 5 megapixel rear camera, and Android 4.2.2 Jellybean. We spotted the said slate in one of the stores at SM Cyberzone with a price tag under Php14K.

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March 07, 2014

Huawei Kirin 920 benchmarked, beats Snapdragon 801

Huawei’s clearly not one to be trifled with when it comes to mobile processors. The company’s upcoming homebrewed 8-core chipset, dubbed as the Kirin 920, has been spotted on AnTuTu Benchmark Test and has given its rivals a good run for their money.

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March 06, 2014

Amazon Kindle Fire after 3 years, now running Kitkat

The (original) Kindle Fire is Amazon’s three-year old slate that managed to stay relevant in our lives thanks to custom ROMs. So for Throwback Thursday, we took it out from its hiding and flashed it with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat.

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