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June 25, 2012

Sony Xperia Ion LTE Review

The Xperia Ion is the biggest handset in Sony’s line-up. It’s also the first one to have LTE support. Check out our full review of the Sony Xperia Ion after the break.

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June 25, 2012

Taking the Hyundai Eon for a spin

Hyundai Philippines brought us to a 3-day road trip to Baguio so we can experience the ride on their new Hyundai Eon and take it out for a spin.

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June 25, 2012

Toshiba outs Regza RZ1 3D TVs, Portege Z930 ultrabook

Last week, Toshiba Philippines launched their newest Regza RZ1 glasses-free 3D TV with 4K resolution (that’s 4 times 1080p) and what they claim to be the thinnest 13-inch ultrabook, the Portege Z930.

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June 24, 2012

Giveaway: Intex Avatar Android Tablet

Our friends from Intex Philippines was kind enough to just leave with us the sample unit of their new Intex Avatar tablet. So, what better way to dispose of it but to give it away to our readers.

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June 24, 2012

A Macbook Pro is more expensive than MB Pro w/ Retina

About four (4) years ago, I wrote about “Why Apple Mac are still way more expensive” and a lot of Mac owners agreed that upgrading their Macs right in the store is exponentially more costly. It seems like the same observation is still true until today. Take for example the Macbook Pro and the Macbook Pro with Retina Display.

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June 23, 2012

Poll: Which ultrabook are you?

This year is looking to be the year of the ultrabooks. The first half of 2012 saw close to a dozen ultrabooks being launched in the Philippines. The spread is so wide that we’re seeing prices somewhere from Php30k to Php120k.

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June 22, 2012

Shoot-out: Nokia 808 vs. Galaxy S3 vs. Canon S100

What we have here is a photo shoot-out between the largest cameraphone, the most popular Android handset and the favorite point-and-shoot camera. We’ll look at some sample photos to give us a better perspective on how the 41-megapixel PureView technology fares against other favorites.

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June 22, 2012

Unboxing the Krave Multimedia Soundbar

Got this interesting piece of equipment from Filmographia, a local developer and distributor of the Krave Multimedia Soundbar. It looks just like a typical soundbar that works like a 2.1 speaker and subwoofer set but there’s actually more to it.

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June 22, 2012

On the road with the Hyundai Eon

Hyundai has been around for quite some time already but has made a fair amount of noise in the car industry recently. The South Korean based car manufacturer has sold more than 3.6 million vehicles last 2010 and ranked 8th largest car manufacturer 2 years before that.

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June 21, 2012

Sony launches NEX-F3, priced at Php27,999

Announced back in May, Sony Philippines today launched their latest digital camera in the NEX-series — the 16-megapixel Sony NEX-F3.

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June 21, 2012

Did Microsoft just screw Nokia with Windows Phone 8?

The earlier announcement of the Windows Phone 8 received mixed reactions. One — that it’s time for MS to add those features WP7 should have had in the first place and; two — that all existing WP7 handsets will not be upgraded to WP8. In the middle of it all is Nokia which just released their new line of Lumia WP7 smartphones.

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June 21, 2012

Nokia 808 PureView Preview

Nokia Philippines is hosting a one-on-one preview of the Nokia 808 PureView this week as a form of a soft launch to their 41-megapixel cameraphone (this ninja release is in lieu of the usual, formal media launch). Check out our first impressions, sample photos and videos after the break.

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June 21, 2012

Windows Phone 8 becomes official

Microsoft has formally unveiled their latest Windows Phone 8 platform which will be available for both the handset and the tablet.

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June 20, 2012

Huawei Ascend Y200: Challenger at under Php6k

Had lunch with the folks from Huawei Philippines when they handed me this new Android phone, an Ascend Y200. Although they already have that Netphone 501 with Smart, they’re also releasing this other entry-level smartphone at a very competitive price.

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June 20, 2012

Globe subs get free Twitter via 8888

Globe subscribers can now get free access to Twitter starting today until the end of July. To get the free access, just type “free twitter” and send it to 8888.

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June 19, 2012

Cherry Mobile Supreme Review

Along with the Magnum 2X and Dragon Phone, Cherry Mobile also sent us a review unit of the Supreme 10.1” tablet which was released November last year. Although the timing of the review for this tablet is a bit late, we thought to give our readers a proper intro about this slate. Catch the full review after the break.

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June 19, 2012

Final Fantasy lands on Windows Phone 7

If you own a WP device and happen to be an avid fan of the award-winning media franchise from Square Enix, then you’d certainly enjoy this treat. Final Fantasy I/Origin is now available for download on WP Marketplace. Check out more details after the break.

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June 19, 2012

Microsoft Surface Windows 8 tablet announced

Steve Ballmer has just officially announced Microsoft’s own tablet called, Surface, gearing up take Microsoft and Windows 8 in a Mexican standoff with the iPad and Android.

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June 19, 2012

Samsung launches 15-inch Series 9 ultrabook

Last night, Samsung Philippines launched their 2nd-generation ultrabooks with the latest Intel Ivy Bridge processors. They also showcased a 15-inch Series 9 ultrabook and a 13-inch super-affordable Series 5 ultrabook (under Php30k).

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June 18, 2012

HP enters PC Gaming with the Pavilion HPE H9 Phoenix

Along with the HP Envy Spectre that was launched last week, HP is also entering the desktop PC gaming market in the Philippines with the introduction of the H9 Phoenix.

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June 18, 2012

Winners: Sun BlackBerry Poster Contest

Took us a bit more time to figure out the deserving winners but we’ve finally picked the two best posters we thought would be happy to bring home a new BlackBerry handset. Check out the winners after the break.

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June 18, 2012

Sennheiser HD 299 Review

The folks from Sennheisser Philippines gave away a number of headphones during last week’s launch event. We’ve been using it since then and we thought to share what we think of the new Sennheisser HD 299.

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June 18, 2012

Asus G75VW is Asus’ Ultimate Gaming Laptop

During our trip to Taipei the other week, I was able to borrow one of Auss’ latest gaming laptop, the Asus G75VW, to bring to my hotel room and spend the night playing Diablo 3 with it.

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June 17, 2012

Temple Run, Brave Edition

If you’ve watched a film in a movie house recently, then you’ve most likely heard or seen of Disney-Pixar’s upcoming animated film about a boyish princess, Brave. To add more hype to it, they’ve team up with Imangi Studios and have recently released a paid version of the popular running game Temple Run.

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June 17, 2012

Sennheiser opens first Concept Store

Last week, Senheisser Philippines celebrated two significant milestones in their already illustrious reputation in the audio industry. In a media event held at the Seventh High Apex Lounge at Bonifacio High Street Taguig, people gathered to witness what the German audio equipment manufacturer has in store for us Pinoys.

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