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December 10, 2013

Qualcomm outs Snapdragon 410 SoC, 64-bit with LTE

Qualcomm Technologies has just introduced its latest and first low-cost chipset that comes with 64-bit processing and 4G LTE connectivity – the Snapdragon 410.

October 31, 2013

Intel ships first LTE modem for smartphones and tablets

Intel has already started shipping to device manufacturers their first LTE modem chip that also supports 3G and 2G networks.

October 25, 2013

Discover Hyundai: From Molten Steel to Cars

Hyundai is one of the most popular automotive brands in the world. Car models like the Genesis, Accent, Elantra, Santa Fe, Tucson, and EON are well-known in the Philippines. So if you’re curious how Hyundai transforms molten steel into real cars, please read on.

October 21, 2013

Hands-On: Huawei B593 LTE WiFi Router

If you have an LTE signal in your area and you want to maximize the fast speed for a 24/7 LAN operation, the Huawei B593 LTE might be the best device to deploy this.

October 20, 2013

Huawei E5776 LTE Pocket Wi-Fi review

One of the two new LTE modems that Globe has recently released in the country is the Huawei E5776 (aka Tattoo Pocket WiFi). We couldn’t wait for Globe provide us with a unit, so we decided to buy one of our own and see what it has offer. Check out our full review after the […]

October 19, 2013

Cherry Mobile enters 4G with W900 LTE

There are two things at work here. First, the Cherry Mobile W900 Dragon Phone from last year finally gets a worthy successor. Second, the upcoming phone can access LTE networks!

October 07, 2013

Smart discounts LTE Pocket WiFi, now costs Php4,888

In an effort to bring their own prepaid LTE offering at par with Globe’s, Smart has slashed more than Php2,000 off of its LTE Pocket WiFi, dropping the SRP down to Php4,888.

August 07, 2013

Checking out LTE speeds here in Tokyo, Japan

The first thing we did when we landed at the Narita Airport last Monday was to rent a 4G Pocket WiFi at one of the shops just outside the arrival area. This provided us access to mobile internet throughout our trip here.

August 02, 2013

Globe offers 15Mbps LTE @ Home plan for Php4,999

We’re not sure when did this come out but we just discovered that Globe is now offering Tattoo @ Home LTE unlimited service plans with speeds of up to 15Mbps and a starting price of Php1,099.

July 31, 2013

Sierra Wireless 4G/LTE pocket WiFi review

While scouring the web for good gadget deals, my friend came across this rather inexpensive 4G/LTE pocket Wi-Fi from Sierra Wireless/NetGear that’s being sold for only Php5,000 at Sulit. But apparently, there’s more to it than meets the eye.

July 29, 2013

New Samsung Galaxy Note 2 runs SnapDragon 600, LTE

While we’re all expecting the Galaxy Note 3 to be revealed this September at the IFA in Germany, Samsung has refreshed the Galaxy Note 2 and used Qualcomm’s chipset instead of their own.

July 26, 2013

Smart Prepaid LTE SIM street price reaches Php1,200

Apparently, it’s not only tickets to the Lebron James Manila visit that are being sold for preposterous prices online. The same is true with Smart’s Prepaid LTE SIM.

July 23, 2013

Nokia officially unveils LTE-enabled Lumia 625

Nokia has just announced the Lumia 625, an affordable Windows Phone 8 smartphone with a 4.7-inch screen and LTE connectivity.

June 21, 2013

Smart completes roll-out of 250 LTE sites in Luzon

According to Ericsson (the enterprise partner/supplier of Smart), there are a total of 250 LTE sites already deployed and working in the entire Luzon area. That completes the expansion of Smart LTE in this part of the region.

June 10, 2013

Samsung unveils Galaxy Ace 3, LTE in tow

Towards the latter part of May, we’ve reported that Samsung is rumored to release the third iteration of the Galaxy Ace smartphone. And although we’ve expected a handset with lackluster specs, what surprised us is that an LTE version of this handset will be offered alongside the 3G one.

June 06, 2013

Hands-on: Asus MeMO Pad 10 FHD LTE

Just when we thought that we’ve seen all that ASUS has to offer for this year, we’ve stumbled upon a pair of unannounced devices that were slated for official launch later this year. One of which is the ASUS MeMO 10 FHD LTE, which we’re fortunate enough to spot sitting quietly at the ASUS’ booth.

May 18, 2013

Smart offers 4th Gen iPad & iPad Mini with LTE

Smart Communications is now offering the 4th Gen iPad and the iPad Mini powered by Smart LTE starting at Plan 499.

April 19, 2013

Smart Prepaid LTE goes live

Smart prepaid subscribers can now experience blazing fast internet connection as the MVP-owned Telco launched the Smart Prepaid LTE.

April 05, 2013

Smart extends unlimited LTE, bares regular pricing

In a press release sent posted yesterday, Smart announced that they are extending their introductory promo for unlimited LTE from April 30 to June 30. In the same announcement, they also revealed the regular prices for mobile LTE.

March 29, 2013

Samsung S4 with Exynos 5 Octa supports LTE

We previously reported that the reason why Samsung had to produce two variants of the Galaxy S4 – one with Snapdragon 600, the other with Exynos 5 Octa – is because of the latter’s lack of LTE support. But recent confirmation from Samsung states that the Exynos 5 Octa processor actually supports LTE.

March 28, 2013

BlackBerry Z10 comes in either 3G or LTE in PH

We only learned about this little bit of detail last week after the official launch of the BlackBerry Z10 in the Philippines. Apparently, there are two different variants of the BlackBerry Z10 that were released in the Philippines — one has LTE and the other only has 3G/HSPA+.

March 15, 2013

Poll: What’s the best alternative to Google Reader?

After Google announced that it’ll pull the plug on its popular RSS reader/aggregator, it left millions of netizens scrambling to find an alternative to the popular tool. So is there really an equivalent, or better alternative to Google Reader?

February 28, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Express brings LTE to everyone

Announced in Korea back in January, the Galaxy Express is Samsung’s way to bring LTE to everyone. That means, a fairly capable handset that’s almost similar to the Galaxy S3 with a wide variety of LTE support at a more affordable price.

February 25, 2013

Huawei Ascend P2 announced with 150Mbps LTE

Huawei’s Acsend P2 has been announced at MWC and features the company’s very own quad-core chip, just like the Ascend D2 and Ascend D Quad XL. The Ascend P2 also boasts of a CAT 4 LTE which supports up to 150Mbps downlink.

February 23, 2013

Nikon outs D7100, omits Low Pass Filter

After two years and half of wait, Nikon has finally unveiled the successor of the D7000 in the form of the Nikon D7100. It packs a handful of upgrade over its predecessor, but the imaging giant has surprisingly preferred better resolution over the optical low pass filter.

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