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September 21, 2014

Acer Liquid Jade in the flesh, first impressions

First announced during in June at the Computex 2014 in Taiwan, Acer Philippines finally released the Liquid Jade in the country last August in an attempt to capture the mid-range segment of the handset market.

September 20, 2014

Mid-range Samsung Galaxy A5 photos and specs surface

A series of photos along with a list of specs are fresh out of the rumor mill regarding Samsung’s follow up device to their Galaxy Alpha – the Galaxy A5 (SM-A500). It reportedly features mid-range specs and is thin just like the Alpha.

September 16, 2014

Acer opens kiosk in Market! Market!; holds one day opening promo

Acer opens its new kiosk in Market! Market! mall in Taguig today, September 16. And to mark the grand opening, the company gave away freebies to consumers who purchased any Acer gadget on their newly-opened store today, including a foldable bike.

September 13, 2014

Acer Aspire Switch 10 now on Smart Bro Gadget Plus Plan 1299

Along with the Acer C720 Chromebook, Smart Bro is also offering the Acer Aspire Switch 10 (500GB model) hybrid netbook, under its Gadget Plus Plan 1299.

September 13, 2014

Smart Bro offers Acer C720 Chromebook under Plan 999

Smart Bro is now offering under its Gadget Plus Plan 999 the Acer C720 Chromebook, sporting an 11.6-inch HD display, dual-core Intel CPU, and powered by Google’s Chrome OS.

September 13, 2014

Acer’s Selfie Hat, a sombrero with a dangling tablet

There’s the selfie stick (or the selfie pod) and then there’s the Selfie Hat. It is Acer’s Iconia 8 tablet that literally hangs on the side of a big, glittering sombrero that should effortlessly take those precious selfies.

September 10, 2014

Apple Pay aims to replace the credit card with NFC

Combine Passbook, Touch ID & the new iPhone 6s’ NFC capabilities and you get Apple Pay – the company’s way of saying you shouldn’t have your credit cards in your wallets.

September 04, 2014

Intel introduces the MICA smart luxury bracelet

Intel has introduced a smart bracelet that merges a woman’s luxury accessory with communications technology – the MICA, or the “My Intelligent Communication Accessory.”

September 04, 2014

Acer launches Aspire R13

In addition to the Iconia Tab 8 W, Acer also introduced the new Aspire R13, a 13-inch convertible PC which features the company’s new Ezel Aero Hinge that allows it to be used in six different modes.

September 04, 2014

Acer Iconia Tab 8 W: Windows 8.1 tablet for Php6.5k

Windows 8 tablets are becoming more and more affordable with Archos and HP announcing sub-$200 models. Acer has also announced its own $150 version with the Iconia Tab 8 W.

September 02, 2014

AMD announces Never Settle: Space Edition

In line with the upcoming market release of the new Radeon R9 285, AMD has announced a new set of titles that will be included on the new Never Settle: Space Edition which will serve as a reward to those who will purchase the new GPU and/or other AMD graphics card starting on September 2.

August 30, 2014

How to get your iPhone 5 battery replacement for free

We’ve recently reported on Apple’s Battery Replacement Program for the iPhone 5 first coming to America and China. Now it’s our turn since the program is now in effect here in the Philippines. Here’s the procedure of what you should do and how to find the nearest service provider.

August 30, 2014

Acer Iconia B1-730 lands for under Php4,500

A new Iconia B1 tablet from Acer has landed in stores and is selling for under Php4,500. Powered by an Intel Atom Z2560 1.6GHz dual-core and Android Kitkat, the Iconia B1 730 is probably one of the most affordable tablet with this combo.

August 29, 2014

Samsung Gear Circle, companion-necklace to the Note 4?

Called by Samsung as the Gear Circle because this earphones can transform into a circle and be worn as a necklace could be a companion accessory to the upcoming Galaxy Note 4.

August 28, 2014

Acer Liquid Jade lands, priced at Php14,990

Along with the X1, Acer Philippines has also launched the Liquid Jade, a 5-inch Android smartphone that was first seen during year’s Computex.

August 28, 2014

Acer launches Liquid X1 for Php19,990

Yesterday, Acer Philippines formally launched their new flagship handset in the Philippines — the Acer Liquid X1.

August 26, 2014

Microsoft Surface RT 2 gets a USD100 price cut

Microsoft has silently slashed $100 off on all the models of the Windows RT-powered Surface 2 which includes the standard 32GB variant (USD349), the 64GB model (USD449), as well as the LTE-enable version (USD579) which also has a built-in 64GB internal storage.

August 26, 2014

Acer announces the SRP of the Liquid X1, priced at $265

One of many new devices that we’ve had the privilege of getting an early look at during this year’s Computex is the Acer Liquid X1. During that time though, the 5.7-inch handset still doesn’t have a price tag, until recently when Acer finally announced that Liquid X1 will be retailed for NT$7,990 or a little […]

August 24, 2014

Apple offers to replace your iPhone 5 battery for free

Noticing your iPhone 5‘s battery to be all juiced out faster than before? It might be one of the units that Apple is willing to fix as part of their battery replacement program.

August 13, 2014

Acer Chromebook 13, Tegra K1-powered with 13-hour battery life

Following the announcement of the NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, the company has also announced the industry’s first Chromebook to be powered by the new chipset, the Acer Chromebook 13, which boasts an impressive battery life of 13 hours.

August 12, 2014

Here’s why Facebook Messenger wants your permission to take pictures and videos

Facebook explains why its standalone app, Messenger, is requesting permission to access features on your Android smartphone and tablet.

August 04, 2014

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Core i3 and Core i7 go on sale, starts at $799

Microsoft has recently announced that Surface Pro 3 models with 4th Generation Intel Core i3 and i7 processors are now on sale in the U.S. and Canada at Microsoft Stores and partner retailers with a starting price tag of $799.

July 31, 2014

Facebook shuts down built-in mobile chat service, moves to Messenger app

You have probably noticed it by now. Facebook has already shut down their chat service and messages on the main Facebook app and has moved to the standalone Messenger app for iOS and Android.

July 24, 2014

Acer Liquid Jade Plus & Liquid Leap will debut next month

During this year’s Computex, Acer unveiled the Liquid Jade and Liquid Leap and stated that it will be made available this month. Well it seems that the Taiwanese firm will miss their target by a small margin and will instead launch a beefed-up variant of their flagship device called Liquid Jade Plus with twice the […]

July 21, 2014

Acer Aspire Switch 10 Review

The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is one of those new breed of netbooks that is small in size, modest in price, but big on features and performance. It features a 10.1-inch touchscreen display, powered by an Intel Atom quad-core CPU, capable of changing into four different modes, and starts at under Php20K. With that in […]

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