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March 20, 2013

O+, Skechers, Starmobile & Cherry Mobile Winners

Over the past week, we did a lot of giveaways on the blog and over Twitter — an O+ 8.12, Starmobile Crystal, Cherry Mobile Thunder, and one (1) ticket to a brand new Skechers of your own choice. Check out all the winners below.

March 10, 2013

Contest: O+ 8.12 Giveaway

We got a number of O+ 8.12 handsets here with us and we’re giving them away (one item each week). The first one starts today and ends Monday next week when we get back from our trip to New York. Check out the mechanics after the jump.

February 12, 2013

O+ 8.12 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

One of our readers asked whether the Galaxy S3 is a good buy since they can’t afford the bigger and more expensive Galaxy S3. We stepped back and gave them a number of options, including alternatives to the S3 Mini. One of them is the O+ 8.12 which we recently reviewed here. We put them […]

February 09, 2013

O+ 8.12 Review

Back in December, we gave you a primer of the 4.5-inch dual-SIM handset from O+. Now it’s time to look deeper into this handset and hopefully answer the question if the O+ 8.12 is worth its asking price.

December 25, 2012

O+ 8.12 first impression

We got another dual-SIM contender in the form of a 4.5-inch handset that goes by the name of 8.12. Check out our first impression of O+’s recently unveiled smartphone after the break.

October 10, 2012

O+ 8.7 Android Review

The brand O+ didn’t seem to have any trouble winning the hearts of thrifty Pinoys with their inexpensive offerings. One of these devices that sold like pancakes as soon as it hit the market is the O+ 8.3 Android. Catch our full review of the affordable dual-SIM handset after the break.

September 05, 2012

O+ Plus phones and tablet hits local market

If you’ve been spending a lot of time in front of the TV then there’s a big chance that you’ve encountered a new brand of smartphone and tablet called the O+ (O-Plus). If you’re curious about what this brand can offer then read on.

August 31, 2011

Motorola Pro+ announced, gets Touch & Type

Motorola Mobility has introduced a new Android smartphone, the Morotola Pro+, that sports both a full qwerty keyboard and a touch-screen display.

July 30, 2009

Bing wins in Yahoo+Microsoft Search Deal

Bing gets another big score with the recently announced search deal between Microsoft and Yahoo! Microsoft will now power Yahoo! search while Yahoo! will become the exclusive worldwide relationship sales force for both companies’ premium search advertisers.

December 20, 2014

Get Two CM Alpha Style for the Price of One

Just when we thought that the CM Alpha Style couldn’t get any cheaper, Cherry Mobile announced that for a limited time (and on certain locations), this 4-inch Windows Phone handset will be offered in a buy one take one promo.

December 20, 2014

Is this the new Sony Xperia Z4?

Massive leaks of Sony Pictures emails have been up the world wide web the past few weeks, and it seems that one containing an image of their mobile company’s new flagship handset, the Xperia Z4, has been making the rounds as of the late.

December 19, 2014

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra specs leaked w/ 6GB RAM

A Chinese website has released a detailed specs list of what could be Sony’s next tablet – the Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra. It is allegedly in the works and with it comes a lineup of specs that will surely get your attention like its 6GB of RAM, UHD display, and a 12,100mAh battery capacity.

December 19, 2014

Spotted: Acer Liquid Jade S with 64bit, octa-core LTE

The successor to the Acer Liquid Jade is now equipped with a 64-bit octa-core processor and LTE-capable. Powered by a MediaTek MT6752M chip, we recently spotted the Liquid Jade S in the wild but will soon land in the Philippines.

December 19, 2014

Gresso Regal Black now official, built with Titanium and Gold

Luxury smartphone makers have been announcing a lot as of the late. We’ve seen Lamborghinis and Vertus and even Blackberries, and Swiss handset maker Gresso wants to catch up as it announced a new premium device to add to its portfolio: the Regal Black.

December 19, 2014

Fully voice-controlled ZTE Star 2 unveiled

Ever wanted to do everything on a smartphone with the power of your voice? Chinese handset maker ZTE wants to make your wish come true as it announced today the Star 2, a 5-inch smartphone in a 6.9 millimeter-thick casing that features a very extensive voice control function as its main feature.

December 19, 2014

Top 5 Pocket WiFi Worth Buying

Pocket Wi-Fis or Mobile Hotspots have become a must-have for users who wield multiple devices. As such, we listed down five of Pocket Wi-Fis that are worthy of your hard-earned moolah.

December 18, 2014

11 of the Best-Looking Smartphones We’ve Seen in 2014

We’ve seen a lot of smartphones this year, from entry-level to flagship, to the most affordable to the most expensive. Although we mostly gauge a smartphone by specs and features, looks are important as well. Here are eleven of the best-looking smartphones we’ve seen in 2014.

December 18, 2014

First official Apple Store opens in the Philippines

It’s finally here! The first official Apple Store in the Philippines has opened in Bonifacio Global City without much noise. This we confirmed after a chance encounter and quick interview with a Marketing Manager overseeing the operations of the store.

December 18, 2014

Giveaway: An Asus MeMO Pad 7

It is still a week before Christmas and we’re still cooking up more contests and giveaway to our readers. Here is another one from the good folks of Asus Philippines. Check out the mechanics below.

December 18, 2014

NBI Cracked Down Php70M-worth of Fake Gizmos

The National Bureau of Investigation, together with the Intellectual Property Office, Bureau of Customs and the PNP-CIDG, have raided a warehouse in Barraca Street, Binondo, Manila owned by LFA Enterprises and have seized counterfeit merchandises including fake smartphones and tablets amounting to Php70 million.

December 18, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3, Redmi 1S on sale today at SM North EDSA

Mi Philippines has announced that they are holding a holiday Mi experience event starting today at SM North EDSA where customers can try out Mi products as well as purchase the Xiaomi Mi 3 and Redmi 1S smartphones.

December 18, 2014

OnePlus releases affordable 10,000mAh Power Bank

To celebrate the company’s first year in the industry, OnePlus jumps on the bandwagon with release of the 10,000mAh OnePlus Power Bank.

December 18, 2014

Blackberry Classic officially announced, goes on sale

Canadian handset manufacturer Blackberry may have teased us with a pre-order of its new device a month ago, and now the company goes back to roots as it officially launches the Blackberry Classic to the public today.

December 17, 2014

DTC Fiesta Plus Quick Review

Looking for an Android smartphone that features a huge display with an affordable price? Then you might want to take a look at the DTC Fiesta Plus. It has a huge 6-inch display, quad-core CPU, 13 megapixel camera, 2,700mAh battery, and a sub-Php10k price tag. Find out what this phablet can offer by reading our […]

December 17, 2014

Xiaomi in Talks w/ Tesla for Php290K-worth Mini Car

Although Xiaomi has seen huge success in the smartphone industry, they have a ton of non-tech products in their portfolio that are available in some parts of the globe. However, it seems that the Chinese company is about to embark on a new venture which, according to rumor-mongers, involves a mini car dubbed as Mistla […]

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