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September 27, 2011

Nokia N9 now shipping, price starts at Php28.5k

Nokia has just posted a press release stating that the Meego-powered Nokia N9 has started shipping to stores and customers who pre-ordered it. While the shipments does not yet include the Philippines, we’re hoping it will be a matter of weeks (if not a month) before we’d see the N9 hitting local stores.

May 10, 2011

Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion

So the rumors are true that Microsoft is buying Skype for an allegedly $8.5 billion big bucks. Microsoft published the official press release a few moments back.

October 31, 2014

MSI Launches GS70 and GS60 Gaming Notebooks

Now if you think that the Dominator Pro is a little over the top both in specs and in price, worry not because MSI Philippines also launched lower-tiered gaming laptops that are cheaper but can still provide much needed fire power for your gaming needs.

October 31, 2014

MSI GT72 Dominator Pro lands, priced at Php180K

Three months after its official debut, MSI Philippines brings their flagship gaming laptop to the country – the MSI GT72 2QE Dominator Pro.

October 31, 2014

Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM lands for Php11,990

Microsoft has just announced the local availability of the Nokia Lumia 730 in the Philippines. The handset mid-level handset has a dual-SIM capability and will retail for Php11,990.

October 27, 2014

First look at the Xiaomi MiPad

One of the many items that was on display at the Mi Exclusive Service Center is the Xiaomi MiPad, a 7.9-inch Android tablet that has yet to be officially released in the local market.

October 22, 2014

Lumia 830 lands locally, priced at Php18,990

One of the latest additions to Microsoft’s Windows Phone lineup, the Lumia 830, has officially reached our shore.

October 20, 2014

YugaTech’s Top Phablets of 2014

We’re now in the last few months of the year and so far almost all smartphone brands have already announced or launched their smartphones for 2014 including those with large screens. So for this article we compiled the best phablets from each brand, international and local. Take a look at our list of Top Phablets […]

October 16, 2014

Phablet Wars: Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Motorola-made Nexus 6 was officially announced today and it is Google’s first Nexus smartphone to enter phablet territory at almost 6-inches. Like most flagship releases, we put it up against its rivals particularly the veteran in this category, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

October 15, 2014

Globe opens pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

A week after Smart launched its pre-order page, Globe Telecom has finally opened its pre-order page for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 along with the Gear S smartwatch.

October 14, 2014

Sony Xperia E3: quad-core with LTE for Php10,990

Sony has also launched in the country the Xperia E3, the company’s affordable Android offering that packs a 4.5-inch display, Snadpragon 400 quad-core CPU, and LTE connectivity for under Php11K.

October 13, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 now on Abenson for Php37k

With the local launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 just around the corner, Abenson has now listed the said smartphone on their webpage selling for almost Php37k.

October 03, 2014

Sony Xperia C3 officially priced at Php15,990

The Xperia C3, Sony’s PROselfie smartphone that features a 5 megapixel front camera with LED flash, has been officially priced in the country.

September 29, 2014

Kata F1s: 4.5-inch, quad-core for Php4,499

Kata has unveiled its latest budget Android offering that sports a 4.5-inch qHD display, dual-SIM capabilities, quad-core CPU, and Android KitKat – the F1s.

September 26, 2014

Redfox CnL M1X speakers Quick Review

Speakers come in different sizes and shapes. There are big ones, small ones, square, circle, you name it. But these Bluetooth speakers offer something a little bit more unique: It takes on a headphones’ form factor and instead of having earcups, speakers with dedicated woofers are found. Is the Redfox CnL (Clear and Loud) M1X […]

September 15, 2014

Samsung outs NX1 interchangeable lens camera

Samsung has announced its latest powerful smart camera system aimed at professional photographers, featuring a 28 megapixel APS-C BSI CMOS sensor, 15FPS continuous AF shooting, 4K UHD video recording, and a unique Auto Focus (AF) System III with 205 Phase Detection AF points – the NX1.

September 15, 2014

Ten incoming ‘phablets’ to watch out for in the PH

Planning to get a new smartphone with a large screen but do not know yet which one to get? We’ve got you covered as we’ve compiled a list of ten newly announced ‘phablets’, including the new Galaxy Notes and the iPhone 6 Plus, that we expect to arrive here in the Philippines.

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 08, 2014

CM Omega Icon running on Windows Phone OS?

When you think of the CM Omega Icon, you think of a leather-backed Android smartphone with a sub-Php7k price tag. But what happens when an Italian company changes the phone’s OS to Windows Phone and decided to a little flare by, say, adding a metal Harley-Davidson logo on the back?

September 06, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

A couple of days ago we’ve pitted the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 against its predecessor, the Galaxy Note 3. Now lets see how it stacks up against its feature-packed cousin and the company’s flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5.

September 05, 2014

Xperia Z3 & Galaxy Note 4 – The Two Front-runners

With almost a simultaneous launch, both the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 are the top of the line devices from their respective lineup. We take a quick look at both of their specs and see where each company is targeting their current front-runners.

September 05, 2014

Lenovo Vibe Z2 officially announced, priced at $429

Lenovo has officially announced their first 64-bit smartphone that sports a 5.5-inch HD display, LTE connectivity, Dual-SIM capability, 3,000mAh battery, and powered by a Snapdragon 410 64-bit quad-core CPU – the Vibe Z2.

September 04, 2014

The Evolution of Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung pretty much started the “phablet” category by initially offering the Galaxy Note a few years back. Throughout the years the company has been releasing successors with bigger displays and better performing internals. With the fourth generation Note just announced yesterday, let’s take a quick trip down memory lane and look back at how the […]

September 04, 2014

Nokia Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 now official

Along with the Lumia 830, Microsoft also launched two new mid-ranged smartphones, namely the Lumia 735 which is an LTE-ready handset and the Lumia 730 which support two SIM cards.

September 04, 2014

Microsoft launches Nokia Lumia 830

During the #MoreLumia event in Berlin, Microsoft announced the latest addition to the Lumia lineup, the Lumia 830.

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