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March 21, 2010

Samsung Star S5233T gets an Analog TV

There were several iterations of the popular Samsung Star touchscreen phone that were introduced in the Philippines. The recent version, the Samsung S5233T, doesn’t have 3G nor WiFi included but features an Analog TV tuner.

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March 21, 2010

Sun offers Unlimited Calls & Texts for Php25

You have to give it to Sun Cellular for shaking things up and making the “unlimited” offering very cheap and popular among the masses. I guess they’re partly to credit why the Philippines is still the texting capital of the world.

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March 20, 2010

Samsung Monte S5620 goes for Php11,000

(Update: Read our Samsung Monte Review) A new touchscreen phone from Samsung is now out and selling for just Php11,000. The Samsung S5620 (Monte) has everything but the price should shake up the competition.

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March 20, 2010

PLDT MyDSL brings URCC on WatchPad

The Colt 45 Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) fight will be streamed live on PLDT WatchPad this March 27, 2010 at 7PM.

The fight will be held at A. Venue Events Hall, Makati City but can also be viewed online via WatchPad. Just download the Watchpad player at www.pldtwatchpad.com.

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March 19, 2010

Intel launches Core i7 980X Extreme Edition

Intel Philippines today officially introduced their fastest CPU so far – a six-core (yup, 6!) processor with 12 threads running at a speed of 3.33GHz: that’s the Core i7-980X (codename: Gulftown).

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March 19, 2010

Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t Review

Lenovo’s got one of the most good-looking tablet netbooks to date. The IdeaPad S10-3t combines a light weight and small netbook form factor and the performance of the new Intel Pine Trail platform at an affordable price. Check out our full review after the jump.

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March 18, 2010

Acer Timeline 1810tz vs. Asus UL20A

Asus’ 12-inch CULV and Acer’s 11.6-inch Timeline notebooks are two of the most interesting models in the ULV category as they both offer portability and long battery life of netbooks but the processing power of laptops. So we looked closer and compared them here.

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March 17, 2010

Viliv S5 Premium 3G in the flesh!

First time I ever heard of the Viliv MID was right around CES last year and never really expected it would be introduced here in the Philippines.

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March 16, 2010

GCash, Boku to do Mobile Payments on FB

In a press conference today, Globe and Boku explained their deal to provide a mobile payment platform for GCash users using Paymo.

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March 16, 2010

Wi-Tribe doubles up bandwidth to 6GB

Had a talk over the phone with one of Wi-Tribe’s representatives last Saturday and we discussed about the 3GB monthly bandwidth allocation which we reported last month.

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March 15, 2010

Asus UL20 Review

Asus’ premium ultraportable notebooks fall under the UL (ultra-light) series and the Asus UL20 is the smallest and lightest of the lot at 12.1 inches.

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March 15, 2010

YugaTech Giveaway Winners Round 2!

Congratulations to everyone who joined. It’s been fun looking at all the entries submitted. So here are our best submissions and dozens of other lucky winners. Check out if your photos are on the list of winners below.

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March 15, 2010

YugaTech Gadget Giveaway Round #2 Winners

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March 14, 2010

Asus MS236 LCD Monitor gets slim & stylish

Asus’ new LCD monitors are getting slim and stylish, starting with the MS series. We got this 23.6-inch Asus MS236 LCD monitor to test out and play with.

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March 13, 2010

The Sony Bloggie HD has arrived

So the Sony Bloggie HD that we won during the amazing race event we had with Sony in Boracay has arrived. This is one of the first few units available and should be out in stores this month.

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March 13, 2010

Are you still addicted to FarmVille?

On Facebook, FarmVille is the top game this year with over 26 Million active users, 3 times biggest than the second most active, Cafe World.

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March 12, 2010

How laptop battery life is computed?

For some time now, claims of more than 10 hours of battery life on netbooks are often times unbelievable and not really achievable in real world tests. So, where do these numbers come from? We look at one possible computation.

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March 11, 2010

Samsung launches N150, N220 Netbooks

Samsung Philippines has finally brought their netbooks to the Philippines and we got to check out the two models they’ve introduced today — the Samsung N220 and N150.

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March 11, 2010

Olympus outs Pen E-PL1 Micro Four Thirds

Local distributor Axis Global yesterday launched a slew of new Olympus digital cameras, including the much-anticipated Olympus Pen E-PL1 Micro Four Thirds system.

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March 10, 2010

MSI Wind U135 gets previewed

First time we saw this netbook from MSI was back in December when Intel announced the Pine Trail platform and the new Atom N450 processor. We got this MSI WInd U135 to unbox yesterday and here are my first impressions of the unit.

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March 10, 2010

Sony Vaio Y unboxed, in the flesh

We got another laptop to unbox last night and it’s one of Sony’s new Vaio line. The Sony Vaio Y is the Japanese company’s entry to the growing CULV market.

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March 09, 2010

Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t First Impressions

We got a review unit of the tablet netbook from Lenovo. The IdeaPad S10-3t is the 3rd generation of Lenovo’s netbook line and is one of the most affordable tablet netbook today.

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March 09, 2010

The Intel Core i3 Laptops are here!

This quarter could be the best time to upgrade your age-old laptop as most manufacturers already have their Intel Core i3 laptops in stores. We loo at a number of them and compare the specs and price.

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March 08, 2010

MSI Wind U160 promises 15-Hour Battery

MSI has released a couple of new netbooks with upgrades to the Pine Trail Atom N450 processor, including the cheap and re-freshed Wind U130 and the Wind U135 — but the most intriguing is this slim MSI Wind U160 with 15 hours of battery life.

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March 08, 2010

Why is 4G/WiMax in the Philippines slow?

While WiMax has been introduced in the country for some time now, people are still complaining it’s not really fast. So, yes, 1MBps isn’t really fast but can we really afford 10Mbps right now?

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