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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

September 25, 2014

ASUS ROG Crossblade Ranger Review

AMD’s Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) has been around for quite some time already, but it’s only recently that ASUS released the Crossblade Ranger – the company’s first Republic of Gamers (RoG) motherboard that supports both A88X chipset and FM2+ socket. Head past the break to check out our full review of this gaming-centric MoBo.

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September 24, 2014

Samsung to stop selling ATIV and Chromebook in EU

According to a report by the folks over at PC Advisor UK, Samsung will be halting the sales of both the company’s Windows-based (Ativ) and Chrome-based (Chromebook) line of computers in European markets.

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September 22, 2014

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 2014 lands, starts at Php105K

In addition to the ThinkPad 8, Lenovo Philippines also launched the latest iteration of the ThinkPad X1 Carbon, which sports a 14-inch touchscreen display and a rugged yet slim body that passed eight military specification tests.

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September 22, 2014

Lenovo launches ThinkPad 8 in the country

Lenovo Philippines held a launch event earlier today showcasing the latest addition to their Windows-based portfolio, the Lenovo ThinkPad 8. It’s a Windows 8.1 tablet with an 8.3-inch full-HD display and runs on quad-core processor from Intel.

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September 18, 2014

Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 updated with Snapdragon 805

Along with the Fire HD 6 tablet, Amazon has also introduced their most powerful tablet in the lineup which sports an 8.9-inch HDX (2560 x 1600) display, LTE connectivity, and powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 805 quad-core CPU – the new Fire HDX 8.9. Continue Reading

September 18, 2014

Amazon introduces Fire HD 6 tablet, starts at $99

Amazon has introduced five new tablets today and one of them is a 6-inch slate that is powered by a quad-core CPU, Fire OS 4, and starts at just $99 – the Fire HD 6. Continue Reading

September 15, 2014

ASUS Transformer Book T200 lands, priced at Php24,984

The successor of the Transformer Book T100, conveniently called the Transformer Book T200, is now available locally and is currently being retailed for Php24,984. Continue Reading

September 14, 2014

ADATA launches XPG V3 DDR3 3100MHz RAM

DDR4 memory modules may be the “it” thing nowadays, but ADATA is still not entirely giving up on DDR3 RAMs just yet. In fact, the company just announced the XPG V3 Series which includes a 3100MHz dual-channel kit.

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September 13, 2014

Acer Aspire Switch 10 now on Smart Bro Gadget Plus Plan 1299

Along with the Acer C720 Chromebook, Smart Bro is also offering the Acer Aspire Switch 10 (500GB model) hybrid netbook, under its Gadget Plus Plan 1299. Continue Reading

September 13, 2014

Smart Bro offers Acer C720 Chromebook under Plan 999

Smart Bro is now offering under its Gadget Plus Plan 999 the Acer C720 Chromebook, sporting an 11.6-inch HD display, dual-core Intel CPU, and powered by Google’s Chrome OS. Continue Reading

September 13, 2014

Acer’s Selfie Hat, a sombrero with a dangling tablet

There’s the selfie stick (or the selfie pod) and then there’s the Selfie Hat. It is Acer’s Iconia 8 tablet that literally hangs on the side of a big, glittering sombrero that should effortlessly take those precious selfies. Continue Reading

September 12, 2014

SanDisk launches Extreme PRO 512GB SD Card

SanDisk has recently launched in Amsterdam what it claims to be the world’s highest capacity SD card designed for high performance video and photo capture – the 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I memory card.

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September 11, 2014

Dell launches Venue 8 7840, the world’s thinnest tablet

It seems like Apple isn’t the only one with new gadgets up its sleeve as Dell announces the Venue 8 7840 tablet. It touts a 6mm profile making it the slimmest tablet available today and sports not two, but four cameras for additional functionality. Continue Reading

September 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Play first impressions

Apart from stunning the crowd by adding to new affordable Windows Phone handsets in to their roster, Cherry Mobile has another trick up its sleeves last night and it comes in the form of their first Windows tablet – the CM Alpha Play.

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September 09, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Morph launched with Windows 8.1

In addition to the array of devices freshly-launched by Cherry Mobile tonight, the Alpha Morph is a 10-inch tablet with an Intel processor and runs on Windows 8.1 OS. Read the full specs list after the break. Continue Reading

September 09, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Play now official, costs Php7,999

In addition to the two new Windows Phone that Cherry Mobile launched, the company also announced the Alpha Play, an 8-inch tablet that runs on the full version of Windows version 8.1 and is powered by a quad-core Intel processor with 1GB of RAM.

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September 09, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 now on Sun Gadget Plan 1299

Last month, Smart offered the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 through their not-so-affordable Infinity plans. Now the same tablet is now available at Sun Broadband through their Gadget Plan 1299. Continue Reading

September 08, 2014

ASUS VivoTab 8: 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet with 64-bit CPU

ASUS has quietly announced its latest Windows 8.1 slate that features an 8-inch HD display and powered by a 64-bit quad-core Intel Atom Z3545 processor – the VivoTab 8 (M81C). Continue Reading

September 07, 2014

Lenovo Miix 2 11 now available, starts at Php38k

Announced way back in January, the Lenovo Miix 2 11 is now available in the Philippines with the base configuration starting at just under Php38k over at Villman.

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September 06, 2014

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 8: 8-inch Full HD tablet with LTE

Along with the OneTouch Hero 2, Alcatel has also announced the OneTouch Hero 8 – an 8-inch slate that features a Full HD display, LTE connectivity, and powered by an octa-core CPU.

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