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October 20, 2014

Full-fledge x86 PC the size of thumb drive sells for $110

We’re not sure which is better; the fact that a fully-functional x86 PC has been shrunk to the size of a Google Chromecast or that you can purchase one for a mere $110? Folks meet the “Mini PC”, an Intel-based PC that can run Android, Linux and Windows 8 and is loaded with chock-full of features all crammed inside a device the size of big a USB thumb drive.

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October 18, 2014

ASUS Transformer Book T100T Review

The ASUS Transformer Book T100T is the updated model of the original Transformer Book T100 which was released last year. It now sports an updated and more powerful CPU which promises better performance from this portable hybrid. Find out what new it has to offer by reading our full review below. Continue Reading

October 17, 2014

The Tablet Kings: iPad Air 2 vs iPad Mini 3 vs Nexus 9

We have had a lot of announcements in the past few days, and that includes the flagship devices of two major companies competing in the tablet space – Google & Apple with the Nexus 9 and the new iPads. We now put them side to side to put everything in scale. Continue Reading

October 17, 2014

New Mac Mini unveiled, starts at $499

The two-year hiatus is now over as Apple introduced the new and revamped version of the Mac Mini which is equipped with 4th Generation Intel Core i5 processor and will run on OS X Yosemite right from the get go.

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October 17, 2014

Apple officially launches the iPad Mini 3

Alongside the new iPad Air 2, Apple also unveiled the revamped version of its 7.9-inch tablet which is conveniently called the iPad Mini 3.

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October 17, 2014

Apple refreshes 27-inch iMac with a 5K Retina Display

A lot of Apple products have already been given “Retina Displays” or simply really high resolution screens. Today, it’s the iMac‘s turn to get that treatment. Continue Reading

October 17, 2014

Apple announces iPad Air 2; thinner, gold & Touch ID

After months of waiting and leaks, Apple has finally unveiled the refreshed iPad Air, and as expected, it has a lot of upgraded internals, a new Touch ID fingerprint scanner and a lot more. Continue Reading

October 17, 2014

OS X Yosemite now available for download!

Apple’s desktop OS which was announced back in June, OS X 10.10 Yosemite, is now exiting beta and will be available for download today, for free. Continue Reading

October 16, 2014

iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 leaked… by Apple

It has been said that Apple is set to unveil new set of iPads later this week, and although Google beat them to the punch with the announcement of the new Nexus 9, the Cupertino-based firm has a trick up its sleeve as it “accidentally” leaks the upcoming iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 through the downloadable iOS 8.1 User Guide.

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October 16, 2014

Google unveils the HTC Nexus 9

Along with the new Nexus 6, Google also announced the Nexus 9 – an 8.9-inch tablet manufactured by HTC and will serve as a successor to the now ageing Nexus 10.

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October 14, 2014

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact arrives locally

Rounding up our the list of Xperia Z3s that was launched earlier during the recently-concluded Sony Philippines press event is the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, a water-proof tablet that shares the same internals as the Xperia Z3 but features an 8-inch Full-HD display and lower-resolution rear camera.

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October 12, 2014

Lenovo Y70 Touch Gaming Notebook lands, priced at Php89,988

Two months after the debut of the Y50 Touch in the country, its bigger brother, the Lenovo Y70 Touch, has landed in our shore through Vilman. It has a bigger 17.3-inch display and runs on a slightly faster version of 4th-Gen Intel Core i7 quad-core processor.

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October 10, 2014

New ASUS Zenbook UX303LN gets local pricing

ASUS today introduced its new Zenbook that boasts the same elegance and power seen in previous models but offers a new thin and lightweight design. The Zenbook UX303LN is equipped with a 13.3-inch Full HD IPS display and a sound system that produces powerful and clear audio. Continue Reading

October 10, 2014

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro: 13.3-inch QHD+ with Intel Core M

Lenovo has announced their latest convertible laptop and successor to the Yoga 2 Pro, the Yoga 3 Pro, sporting a 13.3-inch QHD+ display, a stylish watchband hinge design, and Intel’s Core M processor.

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October 10, 2014

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2, comes in Windows or Android

In addition to the Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, Lenovo has also introduced the Yoga Tablet 2, a slate that is powered by an Intel Atom CPU, comes in two sizes: 8-inch and 10-inch, and will be available in either Android 4.4 KitKat or Windows 8.1 OS. Continue Reading

October 10, 2014

Lenovo unveils Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, comes with built-in projector

Lenovo has officially announced the Yoga Tablet 2 Pro, a 13.3-inch media slate with Quad HD resolution, built-in Pico projector, and powered by an Intel Atom quad-core CPU and Android 4.4 KitKat. Continue Reading

October 08, 2014

ASUS Strix GeForce GTX 750 Ti OC Edition Review

Along with the ROG Crossblade Ranger, ASUS Philippines also sent us one of their fairly new graphics card with quite a mouthful-of-a-name for review. Folks, meet the ASUS STRIX GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB OC Edition (told you it’s a mouthful) or in short, Strix-GTX750Ti-OC-2GD5.

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October 04, 2014

AMD A10-7850K Review

AMD kicked the 2014 off by unveiling the fourth generation of their desktop APU line called Kaveri. Among the first new accelerated processing units that were launched was the AMD A10-7850K which we will be reviewing in this post.

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October 01, 2014

September Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

September is one of the most exciting months when it comes to consumer tech. We had the IFA in Berlin followed by Apple’s announcement of the new iPhones. The past month has also brought us a lot of interesting gadgets to review. This includes the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Huawei Ascend P7, Xiaomi Redmi 1S, and a number of Cherry Mobile devices. Take a look at our Gadget Reviews Round up for September 2014.

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October 01, 2014

This GSM-equipped SSD remotely self-destructs by sending it an SMS

Concerned about the security of your sensitive data in the event that your PC, laptop, or storage device gets stolen? If yes, then this SSD from SecureDrives might be the one you’re looking for as it can physically self-destruct just by sending it an SMS.

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September 30, 2014

AMD launches new mobile APUs in the country

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has launched the latest line of mobile Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) comprising of the A8-7100 and A10-7800 designed for notebook PCs and tablets carried by the new Acer Aspire E15 and Lenovo IdeaPad Z50-75 respectively which were also featured earlier today.

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September 30, 2014

RedFox WizPad 5 Quick Review

Looking for an affordable yet capable Windows 8 slate that you can easily take with you so you can be productive while on the go? Then you might want to look at the RedFox WizPad 5 – a 10.1-inch Windows 8.1-powered tablet that is powered by Intel’s BayTrail T processor and comes with a keyboard dock.

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September 30, 2014

HP outs budget-friendly Stream tablets and laptops

HP has unveiled four new devices that are powered by Windows 8 and carry affordable price tags – the Stream 7 and Stream 8 tablets, and the 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch Stream laptops. Continue Reading

September 29, 2014

Huawei Honor Tablet: 8-inch w/ phone function for $184

Huawei has launched in Malaysia its latest budget Android slate that features an 8-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, 3G connectivity, and phone functionality – the Honor Tablet. Continue Reading

September 27, 2014

Ekotek Ekotab Encore D & L tablets first impressions

We recently received two affordable entry-level tablets from Philippine-based electronics brand, Ekotek, the Ekotab Encore D and Ekotab Encore L. Both Android slates sport 7-inch displays and powered by Rockchip dual-core CPUs. Check out first impressions below to see what these two have to offer. Continue Reading