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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.

October 04, 2007

Opera for Windows Mobile 8.65 released

Opera Mobileâ„¢ 8.65 for Windows Mobile is now available for Smartphone and Pocket PC users. This new version has some really nice updates from the previous 8.6 version.

August 24, 2014

Gionee Elife E7 Mini lands locally, rotating camera in tow

Nearly nine months after it made its official debut, Gionee Philippines has launched the Gionee Elife E7 Mini in the country, a smaller version of the Elife E7 that has an octa-core processor and a rotating 13-megapixel camera ala Oppo N1.

August 19, 2014

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua – LTE, waterproof, mid-range price

Sony has officially announced the Xperia M2 Aqua, the waterproof and dust proof version of the Xperia M2, sporting a 4.8-inch display, Snapdragon 400 CPU, Android KitKat, and LTE connectivity.

August 14, 2014

THL 5000 gets priced at Php11,999, to arrive next month

Novo7Tech has officially announced on their Facebook page the local price of the THL 5000, the octa-core Android smartphone that packs a massive 5,000mAh battery, and it is set to arrive early next month.

August 11, 2014

Nokia 130 now official, budget featurephone for $25

Despite of the company’s plan to abandon Nokia’s featurephone lineup, Microsoft has recently launched a new wallet-friendly handset called the Nokia 130 which comes in single SIM and dual SIM variants.

July 22, 2014

Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 2014 now on Villman for Php93k

Lenovo’s new Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook is now available on Villman, sporting a 14-inch HD+ display, Intel Core i5 CPU, 4GB RAM, 256GB SSD, and a Php93k price tag.

July 14, 2014

64GB iPhone 6 price, availability, and dimensions leak

Online retailer Amazon Japan reveals some interesting information for the iPhone 6, giving us a sort of unofficial confirmation at some of the rumored details on the hotly-anticipated smartphone from Apple. Amazon posted on their website the dimensions, availability, and other physical specs of the device.

July 10, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 open sale starts now

Xiaomi Philippines has announced that they are now holding an open sale of the Mi 3 and can now be purchased at Lazada.

June 26, 2014

Sony Xperia M2 now free at Smart All-In Plan 1200

After making its local debut back in April, Smart Communications Inc. has recently added the Sony Xperia M2 to their list of LTE-ready devices and it comes free of charge when consumers subscribe to All-In Plan 1200, 1800 and 2500.

June 23, 2014

Huawei Ascend G6 Review

Announced back in February during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the Huawei Ascend G6 was finally launched in the Philippines a couple of weeks ago. Originally announced to have LTE capability, Huawei Philippines released the 3G-capable model, most likely to keep the price more attractive.

April 28, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo unofficially lands for Php27,990

Announced in February for certain emerging markets, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo is the hexa-core version of the Note 3 from last year. It was first introduced in India for Php29,000 but found its way to the Philippines via Villman.

March 27, 2014

Jays a-JAYS One Review: the earphones we deserve

I wasn’t enthusiastic about earphones before this review; I’m usually more into speakers or headphones when it came to audio – then along came the a-JAYS One. For all my life, I have always stuck with the earphones that came with my devices and the cheap generic ones, but after listening to music with this, […]

March 06, 2014

Sony Xperia M2 arriving 4th week of April for Php13,990

Sony Philippines is set to release the Xperia M2 by the 4th week of April with a suggested retail price of Php13,990, probably making it one of the most affordable LTE-capable handsets in the market.

February 25, 2014

Sony announces Xperia M2 mid-range LTE smartphone

Along with the Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z2 Tablet, Sony has also announced a new mid-range contender that sports a 4.8-inch display, 8 megapixel camera, Snapdragon 400 CPU, and 4G LTE – the Xperia M2.

February 08, 2014

How much storage are you getting from your smartphone?

We all know that smartphones come in different storage sizes. Unfortunately, we don’t get the whole nine yards because of the system and occasional bloatware. It’s not the same across the board though so we compiled actual internal storage sizes from top smartphones we have in our arsenal and listed them here for a quick […]

January 30, 2014

Starmobile outs Engage 9i Intel-powered tablet

Starmobile has just announced its latest flagship slate that features an 8.9-inch WUXGA screen and powered by an Intel Atom chipset, the Engage 9i.

January 02, 2014

Google Nexus 5 Review

I’m not going to lie; I’m a huge fan of Google’s products – and that includes the Nexus, which is probably why I dropped my Nexus 4 for the Nexus 5 in just 9 months. Of course though, that is not without rational reason: the Google Nexus 5 packs a top-tier Snapdragon 800 CPU, much improved cameras […]

December 16, 2013

Google Nexus 5 in the flesh, first impressions

I posed a question to mostly everywhere in social media and to everyone I know – should I drop my Nexus 4 for the Nexus 5? Apparently, this article is the answer to that question. I got the Google Nexus 5 for a few major reasons: the 1080p IPS LCD display, the Snapdragon 800 CPU […]

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 10, 2013

Lenovo IdeaPad Y510, Y410p now out in the Philippines

For those seeking for a heavy duty multimedia Haswell laptop or ones just for gaming, you might want to look at the Lenovo IdeaPad Y410p & the Y510p. Both feature fast Core i7-4700MQ CPUs & beautiful designs while the two of them vary in configurations.

November 02, 2013

Nexus 5 vs HTC One and Galaxy S4 Google Edition

After a lot of teasing, Google has finally unveiled the LG-made Google Nexus 5. It carries super-charged specs and the latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS, but does it come out as the most powerful Google phone to date. Let’s find out by pitting it against the Google Edition of the HTC One and the Samsung […]

November 01, 2013

Google Nexus 5 now official!

Everyone probably saw it coming as it’s one of Google’s worst kept secrets. The Nexus 5 made by LG now makes it to the limelight, packing a 5-inch 1080p IPS display, a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU with Adreno 330 graphics and Android 4.4 KitKat.

October 25, 2013

Sigma’s new zoom lens ships next month, priced at $899

Sigma Corporation has recently launched the official pricing and availability of the new Sigma 24-105mm F4 DG OS HSM Art lens. Surprisingly though, the new lens costs USD100 more than its Canon counterpart, but the third-party lens manufacturer claims that the added cost equates to better optical performance.

September 30, 2013

Apple iPhone 5S Review

Once a year, Apple would introduce the new model of their very popular iPhone. This year is a first as Apple introduced not one, but two, iPhone models — the iPhone 5c and the iPhone 5s. So we bought these 2 models to test and review. Check out our full review of the iPhone 5s […]

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