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March 22, 2014

Google Nexus 8.9 releases June, features 2K+ display?

Google is said to be in the process of releasing an 8.9-inch variant to add to its well-received Nexus lineup. The Nexus 8.9 could feature a display with more than 2K resolution and will hit store shelves some time in June if alleged reports prove true.

March 22, 2014

Globe bares GoSurf at 5GB Mobile Internet + LTE

Due to that Unli-LTE or Unli-Data brouhaha from the last couple of months, there has been a lot of complaints regarding the Fair Use Policy implemented by Globe. To address this mis-information, it looks like they’re now calling it the way it should be.

February 24, 2014

#NokiaMWC Hands-on: Nokia X and X+

While Asha is doing really great in the low-cost market, Nokia is adding more handsets into the line-up with a more capable Android-based Nokia X and X+.

February 24, 2014

Nokia X, X+ and XL Android smartphone announced

MWC2014: Barcelona, Spain — In a press conference held this morning during the opening of the Mobile World Congress, Nokia has unveiled its very first Android smartphone. There are actually three of them — the Nokia X, Nokia X+ and the Nokia XL.

February 24, 2014

Lenovo announces Yoga Tablet 10 HD+

Lenovo has just announced an update to its Yoga tablet, replacing the Mediatek processor with one from Qualcomm and adding a full HD display with battery life of up to 18 hours.

February 22, 2014

O+ Fab Elite Review

On our previous post, we mentioned that it’s going to take more than a sturdy build for the O+ Fab Elite to win over the tough local crowd, particularly if it costs a grand shy of Php20,000. And in this review, we’re going to delve deeper into this huge handset to know if it’s worth […]

February 11, 2014

Used iPhone 5 + Flappy Bird = $90,000++

Just when we thought that the Flappy Bird’s removal from the App Store and Play Store is the last we’ll ever hear from the now defunct app, it made the headlines again. This time in a form of used iPhone 5, with the game app still installed on it, which is being sold on eBay […]

February 02, 2014

O+ Fab Elite in the flesh, first impressions

Over the weekend, we received a handful of units for review and one of them is the fairly new handset from O+ called the Fab Elite. While we’re working on its full review, we decided to share our initial impression of this 6.5-inch whopper.

January 25, 2014

GoPro Hero 3+ Review

GoPro has been known for making one of the most popular outdoor cameras for a long time — they’re small and light-weight, can withstand extreme conditions, has great wide-angle lens and has the widest available accessories and add-ons. Check out our full review of the GoPro Hero 3+ below.

January 18, 2014

Zopo outs ZP80+; Octacore phone for less than Php7.5K!

Smartphones with Octacore chipset is slowly becoming a hot commodity in the market, but oftentimes these handset are rather expensive. That’s certainly not the case though with the recently announced Zopo ZP80+ which only costs ¥999 or little under Php7,500.

January 11, 2014

Google+ connections now connected by default with Gmail

Google is expanding their social networking site Google+ so that more users will be in it but the new update will mostly benefit Gmail users.

January 06, 2014

Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ now official

Alcatel has just made official its latest Android smartphone that sports a 5-inch full HD display and an octa-core CPU – the One Touch Idol X+.

December 27, 2013

Underwater with the GoPro Hero 3+

When it comes with underwater photography, this is perhaps the first time we used a GoPro for the task. It used to be some compact underwater camera or an IP67 water-proof smartphone. It seems the Hero 3+ is a much better fit for the task.

December 27, 2013

Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ comes with 2.0GHz Octa-Core

Alcatel has refreshed their flagship Idol X with a more powerful Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ packed with the newest octa-core processor from MediaTek.

December 26, 2013

O+ Imagine Review

O+ USA surprised a lot of folks by releasing its newest flagship smartphone just before the Christmas rush. It was a phone like no other O+ handsets we’ve seen before. Check out our full review of the O+ Imagine after the break.

December 25, 2013

Go Pro Hero 3+ on a Jet Ski

Got a second Go Pro last month to pair with the Go Pro hero 3 I’ve been using for about a year now. The Hero 3+ was appealing due to higher capabilities like 4K resolution and up to 120fps on 720p. Today, we tried it out on the beach riding the jetski.

December 12, 2013

O+ Imagine first impressions, initial review

O+ has been preparing their newest flagship handset for about 6 months already but it was only now that it got past thru customs just in time for Christmas. Dubbed as the O+ Imagine, the handset is probably one of the nicest-looking smartphone we’ve seen of late.

December 03, 2013

Giveaway: O+ USA and YugaTech 25 Days of Christmas

Our good friends from O+ USA are so generous this year that we’ve decided to do a simple yet exciting giveaway this Christmas season. Regular readers will have a chance to win any of the O+ USA smartphones and tablets, every day for 25 days!

November 23, 2013

Hands-On: O+ 8.16

The successor to the popular O+ 8.15 is yet another bigger smartphone, the O+ 8.16. It has the same hardware secs as the O+ 8.15 but housed on a bigger chassis.

October 10, 2013

Polaroid Diamond 3G+, PRO97135 on Sun Plan 450

Sun Cellular’s latest offer under their Plan 450 is a bundled device — a 7-inch Polaroid 3G tablet and a 3.5-inch 3G Android smartphone. We took a closer look at both devices to see if they’re well worth the Php450 monthly plan from Sun.

October 09, 2013

O+ Fab 3G, the 7-inch Android tablet phone

We try to avoid using the word phablet but every time we encounter a 7-inch Android tablet with full phone functionality, we still couldn’t find a suitable name for it. This is the same case with the O+ Fab 3G.

October 01, 2013

GoPro HD Hero3+: 1080p @ 60fps & 720p @ 120fps

Before the Hero 4 is officially unveiled by GoPro, they’ve announced the update to the Hero 3 — the GoPro HD Hero3+.

June 09, 2013

Asus MB168B+ Portable USB Monitor

We spotted this monitor at the Asus booth in Computex last week and thought it was very interesting. It’s a portable USB Monitor that you can hook up to any device for bigger display.

May 27, 2013

Starmobile brings i-mobile IQX with 18MP+8MP camera

A Starmobile rep has just confirmed that they are bringing the i-mobile IQX Jellybean smartphone to the Philippines this Wednesday. The phone will come with an 18-megapixel rear camera and another 8-megapixel front-facing camera.

May 23, 2013

O+ 8.6 Review

The O+ 8.6 is a phone that sports a qHD screen, runs on Android 4.1 Jellybean & 1GB RAM that sells for around Php8k.  We’ve been using it for quite some time now; so far, so good, but is there more to it than just that? Read on to find out in our full review.

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