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October 09, 2014

What’s wrong with Globe’s 100% 4G HSPA+ coverage?

Globe Telecom proudly announced the completion of rolling out its HSPA+ technology and that its entire network has already been equipped with 4G coverage. Although that may be the case, subscribers in different parts of Philippines are still complaining of poor connectivity from the telco. Here’s why it’s hard to verify if Globe indeed has […]

October 08, 2014

Globe Telecom network is now 100% 4G HSPA+

The Ayala-led telecommunications company, Globe Telecom, has announced that its entire network is now equipped with 4G HSPA+.

October 03, 2014

Smart now offers 30MB + Unli FB on All Prepaid & Postpaid Subs, extends until next year!

Breaking news: In an update to the Free Internet promo Smart Communications started a week ago, Smart, Talk and Text, and Sun Cellular’s postpaid subscribers can now enjoy the same privileges as prepaid subscribers are currently having with their free 30MB internet.

September 12, 2014

Alcatel launches OneTouch Idol X+ for Php14,999

Alcatel today launched several new Android smartphones in the Philippines including their flagship handset, the Alcatel launches OneTouch Idol X+.

September 03, 2014

ASUS Zenbook UX305: 13.3-inch QHD+ display, Intel Core M

ASUS has also announced today the Zenbook UX305 Ultrabook which is powered by Intel’s new Core M processor and boasts to be the world’s slimmest 13.3-inch QHD+ laptop, measuring just 12.3mm thin.

August 30, 2014

CD-R King sells 3G+WiFi signal enhancing case for the iPhone 5/5S

CD-R King recently posted on their Facebook page that they’re offering a 3G+WiFi signal enhancing case designed for the iPhone 5 and 5S.

August 26, 2014

Huawei out cheaper Honor 3C Play, priced at Php4,000+

Huawei Mobile has recently launched a toned-down version of the Honor 3C which is conveniently called Honor 3C Play Edition.

August 22, 2014

Moto X+1 press photos leak

Motorola’s upcoming successor to Moto X gets a pre-release glimpse courtesy of Evan Blass a.k.a. @evleaks

August 22, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 4G+ launching with Snapdragon 805

Samsung is launching an updated version of its current Galaxy flagship. This Galaxy S5 will pack the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 and will be called Samsung Galaxy S5 4G+.

August 15, 2014

Playground Cam100 vs GoPro Hero3+ Video Comparison

During our review of the Playground Cam100, we mentioned that it shares some elements as the GoPro. In fact, it could be mistaken as one when you first look at it inside its waterproof case. Both action cameras record Full HD videos, have the same mounting system, but the Cam100 is almost only 1/3 the […]

August 07, 2014

Timex Ironman One GPS+ comes with 3G

Timex is getting into the wearable market with a stand-alone smartwatch. The Timex Ironman One GPS+ doesn’t need to pair with your smartphoneas it comes with its own built-in GPS and 3G radio.

August 06, 2014

MyPhone teases Rio Junior, hints at Php1k+ price tag

A new product has been posted on MyPhone’s website – the Agua Rio Junior. It only gave us a teaser of its specs and by the looks of it, the handset would be coming at a lower price than the Php2K Rio Craze.

August 01, 2014

Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ lands, priced at Php18,000

Seven months after Alcatel debuted its first and only smartphone that runs on an octa-core processor, the Alcatel One Touch Idol X+, the 5-inch handset has officially made its way to our shore and is currently being retailed for Php18,000; making it the second most expensive MT6592-powered handset to date next to the Gionee Elife […]

July 26, 2014

First look at the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+

During the launch of the Lenovo S850 and the A8-50, we also had the chance to play around with the yet-to-be-launched 10-inch tablet dubbed as the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+.

July 18, 2014

Beats Studio + Codisk T801 Action Camera promo

Now here’s a combination you don’t see too often. MSI-ECS, one of the distributors of Beats products in the country, is giving away a free Codisk T801 Action Camera with every purchase of a Beats Studio at one of the participating outlets.

July 14, 2014

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ lands for Php18,999

Announced back in February, Lenovo introduced an upgraded 10-inch tablet they called the Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ with a full HD display running on a Snapdragon chip yet can last up to 18 hours.

June 25, 2014

Nokia X, X+, and XL, won’t get X software platform 2.0

Microsoft has announced that its older Nokia X devices – the X, X+, and XL, won’t get the new X software platform 2.0.

June 22, 2014

O+ Air Review

Octa-cores have become a common inclusion among flagship phones this year. It has also been used as a major marketing term so it’s no wonder O+ has also banked on the same popularity when they announced their latest flagship handset. Check out our full review of the O+ Air after the break.

June 12, 2014

Hands-On: HTC Mini+

Who needs a phone extension to your super smartphone? Apparently, HTC thinks you will need one so they made the HTC Mini+ — a phone companion to the HTC One.

May 31, 2014

BFF Timeout App by McDo+Coca-cola wants you offline

Last Wednesday, McDo invited us to a quick BFF meal to share with fellow bloggers and at the same time introduced their new BFF App.

May 30, 2014

O+ Air in the flesh, first impressions

With the introduction of the O+ Air, O+ USA has officially entered the competitive market of octacore smartphones powered by Mediatek. Both global and local handsets have been releasing a lot of the MT6592 chip since the start of the year so it’s interesting to see how they packaged their device.

May 28, 2014

O+ Air confirmed; specs and price revealed

We just got a confirmation of the newest flagship phone from O+, the very first octacore smartphone from the company. Dubbed the O+ Air, the handset also boast as the thinnest octacore smartphone released in the Philippines.

May 27, 2014

Zopo ZP980+ now available locally, priced at Php11,999

In addition to the ZP998, Novo7 Tech also announced the availability of the Zopo ZP980+ which has a similar engine configuration as the ZP98, but with a smaller 5-inch full-HD screen.

May 14, 2014

Google Glass + CD-R King ain’t gonna happen

Remember the photo that was posted by CD-R King’s Facebook page featuring Google Glass? Well, bad news folks.

May 05, 2014

O+ Fab Go Quick Review

The O+ Fab Go is one of those devices going in for a price below Php10k and yet packs a large 6-inch display along with a dual-core CPU, 1GB RAM, a large 2,500mAh battery and all that you’d expect. Is it a go? Read on our quick review to find out.

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