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October 19, 2014

SP Mobile X21 USB OTG arrives, starts at Php269

Silicon Power PH has recently debuted the Mobile X21 USB 2.0 OTG Flash Drive in the country – a tiny USB thumb drive that also doubles as a backup storage solution for mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.

August 19, 2014

ASUS Zenfones get updates with OTG function and more

The ASUS Zenfones now have support for USB On-The-Go (OTG) with the latest system update. Apart from that, new features and enhancements are also available. Head past the break for the full list of improvements on the Zenfone 4, 5, and 6.

February 22, 2015

Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4: octa-core w/ 5330mAh battery

If we’re going to talk about smartphones with large batteries two smartphones come to mind – the Gionee Marathon M3 and THL 5000. Now let’s make it a trio. Meet the Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4 from India – an Android with a 5-inch Full HD display, octa-core CPU, Fingerprint sensor, and a massive 5330mAh battery.

February 16, 2015

Cloudpad One 7.0 is first local Android Lollipop tablet

The Cloudpad One 7.0 will probably earn the title of the first local Android tablet running on Lollipop.

February 13, 2015

7 nice tricks you can use on the Huawei Mate 7

Huawei released the Ascend Mate 7 a couple of months ago. The handset is the best and most powerful smartphone the Chinese company has ever released. It also came with a lot of nice tricks and features.

February 13, 2015

Valentine’s Day gifts for techies under Php1,000

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I’m sure some of you have made special plans for that day which includes gifts. However, not everyone will go for the usual flowers, stuffed toys, and chocolates as some might prefer tech-oriented gifts that can be used everyday. So if you’re aiming for this and have […]

February 05, 2015

Cherry Mobile Cosmos One Plus Review

Last month, Cherry Mobile announced the Cosmos One Plus, the company’s latest flagship smartphone. It packs a 5.5-inch Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 2, MediaTek octa-core CPU, 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, dual-LTE support, and Android KitKat. Learn more about Cherry Mobile‘s flagship handset by reading our full review.

February 04, 2015

January Gadget Reviews Roundup 2015

With January out of the way, it’s time to look back at the gadgets we reviewed last month. This includes the Lenovo Vibe X2, Cherry Mobile Cosmos One Plus, Huawei Honor 6, and LG G3 Beat. Read our Gadget Reviews Roundup for January 2015 below.

January 28, 2015

O+ 360 Extreme Quick Review

Announced late last year, the O+ 360 Extreme is the company’s latest addition to the O+ 360 family of smartphones. It features a 5.5-inch HD display, 360 Touch Technology, and powered by a MediaTek octa-core CPU and Android KitKat. To make the offer more attractive, the company included a couple of freebies in the package […]

January 19, 2015

Lenovo Vibe X2 Review

In December of 2013, Lenovo released the Vibe X which is a very nice device with decent specs but commands a high price given its limitations. Almost a year later, the company released its successor, the Vibe X2, now with better specs, build and design. Not to mention, a cheaper launch price compared to its […]

December 26, 2014

Happy Mobile Oracle Review

Happy Mobile, a new player in the local smartphone market, unveiled last month the Oracle – a dual-SIM Android that features a 5-inch OGS IPS HD display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, Android KitKat, and a body that is 6.6mm thin. We already have a number of local brands to choose from when it comes to affordable […]

November 04, 2014

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro Review

Locally priced only last month, Lenovo‘s Vibe Z2 Pro is the company’s current flagship device and its list of specs is more than ready to back up that claim. Will its balance of beefy internals and asking price make it worthy to consider, and who will most likely benefit the most from this phablet? We […]

November 03, 2014

Seven phones with large batteries under Php8k

A large battery capacity is still one of the must-have features in a phone because running out of juice while you’re on the road is just unacceptable. So if you’re in a budget and don’t want to carry a charger and a power bank wherever you go, here are seven phones with large batteries under […]

October 15, 2014

Acer Liquid E700 Review

Acer is going all-force with its phone and tablet lineup, and this mid-range beast called Liquid E700 captivated us for a number of reasons. Will the three sim card slots drain the entire phone’s enormous battery capacity? Find out more about our Acer Liquid E700 review after the break.

October 11, 2014

Starmobile Up+ announced, priced at Php5,490

Starmobile has announced an upgraded version of their Up smartphone. Now called the Up+, it sports similar specs as the original but double the internal storage and a number of freebies.

October 08, 2014

Octa-cores Getting Cheaper: Six (6) phones under Php9K

We’ve previously given you a list of octa-core smartphones that start at Php13K. After only a few months we now see the same processors but this time at way more affordable price points. Today we give you six octa-core smartphones that are locally priced below Php9K.

October 07, 2014

RedFox WizPad Lite Quick Review

Another member of the WizPad family from RedFox was given to us to test out. With a full Windows 8.1 OS, IPS display, and included Bluetooth keyboard, this seemed to be a good deal for under Php 10,000, or isn’t? Read on to find out if the RedFox WizPad Lite is your next budget tablet […]

September 04, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Review

The Redmi 1S is Xiaomi’s latest Android offering here in the Philippines. It sports a 4.7-inch HD IPS display, 8GB storage with microSD card support, 8MP camera, Dual-SIM capabilities, 2,000mAh battery, and powered by a Snapdragon 400 quad-core CPU. Priced under Php6k, is this smartphone worth buying? Find out by reading our full review of […]

June 20, 2014

Starmobile Roar, 4.5-inch quad-core for Php4,690

Starmobile has just announced the Roar – a 4.5-inch Android smartphone with a quad-core CPU, Dual 3G standby and USB OTG support.

June 19, 2014

Flagship Battle: Xiaomi vs Cherry Mobile, Starmobile, MyPhone

Now that Xiaomi is set to release the Mi 3 to the public starting next week, a lot of people are looking at it as a local smartphone killer thanks to its high-end specs and aggressive price tag. But on paper, does it really have everything to obliterate local competition? Let’s find out by pitting […]

June 18, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Spectrum gets KitKat update

Good news for Omega Spectrum users! In addition to the updates released by Cherry Mobile recently, the company also announces the availability of the KitKat update for Omega Spectrum. It is available to download from their website and includes a full instruction on how to install it.

May 19, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Spectrum Review

Cherry Mobile got into some curious discussion when it announced the CM Omega Spectrum that is powered by a quad-core Broadcom chip. It’s the first time the processor was used by the local handset brand so it was interesting to learn of its performance compare to the more popular Mediatek chips. Check out our full […]

April 30, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity vs MyPhone Infinity

Local brands Cherry Mobile and MyPhone have been in a few face-offs recently especially when it came to their budget-friendly offerings. It’s not over yet though as both companies have also released their latest flagships this month. Both sporting octa-core CPUs and the word Infinity in their names. Let the specs showdown begin!

April 28, 2014

MyPhone Agua Rio VS Cherry Mobile Cosmos X: Specs comparison

We reported earlier that Cherry Mobile brought down the price of the Cosmos X, from Php9,999 to Php5,999, for a limited time. It’s a worthy effort but is it enough to take on the competition especially like the popular MyPhone Agua Rio? Lets find out by looking at the spec sheet below.

February 04, 2014

Cherry Mobile Cosmos Z2 vs Starmobile Diamond X1

Last month, Starmobile unveiled the Diamond X1 which is the company’s first Android smartphone to sport an octa-core CPU. And just this afternoon, Cherry Mobile also unveiled their own in the form of the Cosmos Z2. Let’s pit them against each other to find out which looks better on paper.

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