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July 18, 2009

Ultrathin 12″ HP Pavillion DV2 gets priced

First announced by HP back in January the Pavillion DV2 series has been available locally for some time now. This ultrathin AMD NEO powered laptop can be considered a direct competitor with the Acer Timeline series with a slight advantage of a discrete graphics card.

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July 18, 2009

8GB iPhone 3G Free on Globe Plan 2100

Now I thought this one is a good deal. You get the iPhone 3G 8GB model for free when you subscribe to a new Globe Postpaid Plan 2100.

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July 17, 2009

Gateway LT2003i & LT3102i spotted, priced

Acer is positioning the Gateway brand as its stylish counter-part so whenever we see an Aspire One out the door, expect a corresponding Gateway LT netbooks to follow suit. Spotted at an Asianic store yesterday are the 10.1″ Gateway LT2003i and the 11.6″ Gateway LT3102i.

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July 16, 2009

Sony Vaio P gets an Atom Z540 1.86GHz

The pocket-sized, ultralight Vaio P from Sony was also recently upgraded to include a faster 1.86GHz Intel Atom Z540 processor.

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July 15, 2009

Poll: Who’s the best netbook maker?

With over a dozen netbook brands available in the Philippines today, it’s pretty harder to pick a model compared to a year ago. It’s good though — the more, the better — competition drives innovation up and prices down.

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July 15, 2009

Toshiba NB200 gets a WiFi Radar

I’ve mentioned Toshiba’s own netbook here on a couple of occasion and have been spotted in store shelves since last month. We got a better look at the netbook this afternoon along with a couple of other Toshiba multimedia laptops.

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July 15, 2009

Quiapo DVD on Google Maps

Not sure how Google moderates contributed entries (or POIs) on Google Maps but it looks like the strip of pirated DVD stores in Quiapo got thru.

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July 14, 2009

Sony Vaio W launched in the Philippines

Sony Philippines introduced their new line of Vaio laptops for Summer 2009 today. Among them is the much-anticipated Sony Vaio W netbook mini-notebook.

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July 14, 2009

iPod Prices in the Philippines

Updated July 2009: iPod Prices in the Philippines

iPod Shuffle 4th Gen: Php4,190

iPod Nano 8GB: Php8,490
iPod Nano 16GB: Php11,490

iPod Classic 120GB: Php13,990

iPod Touch 8GB: Php12,990
iPod Touch 16GB: Php14,990
iPod Touch 32GB: Php22,490

Nike Sport Armband for iPod Nano: Php1,789
Apple In-Ear Headphones with Remote and Mic: Php4,290
iPod + Nike Sport Kit: Php1,490

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July 13, 2009

LG Chocolate BL40 is yummy!

In a leaked promotional video, the next LG Chocolate (BL40) looks sexy and yummy featuring a large 4-inch screen and a multi-touch screen {via}. Check the video after the jump.

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July 13, 2009

Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D Camera

Fujifilm is developing a prototype digital camera that has two lenses and able to capture a 3D image, according to this feature at Time.com.

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July 12, 2009

Sony-Ericsson Phone Price List in the Philippines

The price list of phones below were taken from Mega Exchange Store in the Mall of Asia last January 5, 2009. Prices might change and they usually go down but these are the best cash-only deals we’ve see so far for Sony Ericsson:

Sony Ericsson W200i – Php5,200
Sony Ericsson T200 – Php4,900
Sony Ericsson R300 – Php4,900
Sony Ericsson K530i – Php8,500
Sony Ericsson W350i – Php7,900
Sony Ericsson G502 – Php8,500
Sony Ericsson W380i – Php9,500
Sony Ericsson K770i – Php10,900
Sony Ericsson W580i – Php10,900
Sony Ericsson K810i – Php11,500
Sony Ericsson T700 – Php11,900
Sony Ericsson W910i – Php13,900
Sony Ericsson C905 – Php29,500
Sony Ericsson G700 – Php14,900
Sony Ericsson W595 – Php14,900
Sony Ericsson W890i – Php14,500
Sony Ericsson W760i – Php15,500
Sony Ericsson C902i – Php18,900
Sony Ericsson G900 – Php19,900
Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 – Php42,500
Sony Ericsson T306 – Php5,600
Sony Ericsson T303 – Php5,700

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July 12, 2009

Nokia Phone Price List in the Philippines

These are the latest updated prices of Nokia phone units being sold in Manila, Philippines as of June 2010. The items below were taken from Mega Exchange Store at the CyberZone, Mall of Asia, Pasay City.

Update: See updated price list of Nokia Cell Phones for June 2011.

Updated:
Nokia C3 – Php7,295
Nokia C5 – Php8,450
Nokia C6 – Php14,450

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July 11, 2009

Olympus Pen E-P1 is World’s Smallest dSLR

Although Olympus is not that very popular in the Philippines, they still have a handful of loyalist here and there. It’s also made name for itself as having the world’s smallest and lightest dSLR — the Olympus Pen EP-1.

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July 10, 2009

Why is everybody dissing the Nokia N97?

When the official price of the Nokia N97 was finally announced, I was glad that it was way lower than my guesstimate. Having sold my Nokia 5800, I was preparing to buy the N97 and do a full review until I read all the other earlier reviews. I wondered why all the top tech blogs gave the Nokia N97 a thumbs down?

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July 10, 2009

HP’s User-Generated Ad

For companies like HP, user-generated ad is much better than user-generated content. This awesome ad was created by students, Matt Robinson and Tom Wrigglesworth.

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July 10, 2009

Minix M1000 Netbook Review

The very first time I opened a box of the Minix M1000 u-note, it reminded me of  the MSI Wind. Check out the full review after the jump.

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July 09, 2009

Acer Aspire One D250 vs D150

There are currently two models of the 10.1″ Acer Aspire One being sold in stores — the Acer Aspire One D250 is essentially a slimmer version of the D150 but sacrificed a couple of features. Check the comparison chart below.

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July 09, 2009

Sony Ericsson’s Secret XPeria Rachel UI

This yet-to-be-official new XPeria phone from Sony Ericsson is codenamed Rachel. Powered by the Android OS, the UI has been fully customized as shown in the video demo below.

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July 08, 2009

Google announces Chrome OS for Netbooks

Can’t believe this is true but the official Google has announced it has developed a Chrome Operating System targeted towards netbooks.

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July 08, 2009

Vaio W: Sony makes a proper netbook

After the pocket-sized Sony Vaio P which they didn’t want to call a netbook, Sony is finally coming out with a proper netbook — the Vaio W.

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July 07, 2009

Samsung Star S5233 vs. LG Cookie KP500

A lot of people are asking which of these two entry-level touchscreen phones is better — the new Samsung S5233 Star or the older LG Cookie KP500 — and I’d say they are just brothers from a different mother.

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July 07, 2009

Why Nokia won’t divorce Symbian for Android?

Yesterday, rumors about Nokia looking into running Google Android OS on an upcoming smartphone drew a lot of attention (via Guardian). Nokia has flatly denied any plans to go Android and refreshes its commitment for the Symbian platform.

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July 06, 2009

Samsung B2100 Xplorer

I seldom see military-grade phones these days but the Samsung B2100 Xplorer is as rugged as any phone can get — both in land and under water.

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July 06, 2009

iPhone 3GS vs. N97, KM900, i8910 and Magic

We’ve got a bunch of high-end touchscreen phones locally available. If you think the iPhone 3GS is out of your budget, I’ve rounded up a number of them here — Samsung i8910 HD, LG KM900, Nokia N97 and HTC Magic — and compared them to the iPhone 3GS.

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