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November 23, 2013

Hands-On: O+ 8.16

The successor to the popular O+ 8.15 is yet another bigger smartphone, the O+ 8.16. It has the same hardware secs as the O+ 8.15 but housed on a bigger chassis.

October 09, 2013

O+ Fab 3G, the 7-inch Android tablet phone

We try to avoid using the word phablet but every time we encounter a 7-inch Android tablet with full phone functionality, we still couldn’t find a suitable name for it. This is the same case with the O+ Fab 3G.

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.

May 20, 2013

O+ 8.15 Review

It looks like the new standard for a flagship phone is now pegged at 5-inches and comes with a quad-core chip. That’s where the O+ 8.15 is sitting at right now. Check out our full review after the break.

May 18, 2013

O+ Warehouse Sale, up to 42% off

O+ is having their first warehouse sale at White Space in Makati with phones getting 15% to 42% price cuts.

May 08, 2013

O+ 8.15: Affordable 5-inch, Quad-Core, Jellybean handset

O+ is bringing their own version of a 5-incher smartphone into the Philippines with this quad-core powered O+ 8.15 Jellybean smartphone. We’ve been testing this unit, fresh from their US headquarters, for several days now so we can share with you our initial impressions.

April 16, 2013

O+ 8.9 and 8.12 get Jellybean Update

O+ USA has recently announced on their Facebook Page that Android 4.1 Jellybean updates are now available for two of their handsets — the O+ 8.12 and the O+ 8.9.

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.

January 30, 2015

Sony announces a7 II, first full-frame cam with 5-axis IS

Sony has just announced its newest model in the a7 series of interchangeable-lens model. The a7 II is touted as the world’s first camera with optical 5-axis image stabilization designed for a full-frame image sensor. With it comes a lineup of improvements as well as new features.

January 29, 2015

Torque Announces DROIDZ Marvel HD

Torque has recently unveiled two new additions to their portfolio; the budget-centric DROIDZ Quart and a new octa-core smartphone called Torque DROIDZ Marvel HD.

January 29, 2015

Torque DROIDZ Quart Now Official, Priced at Php2,999

Along with the new DROIDZ Marvel HD, Torque also announced a competitively-priced handset dubbed as the Torque DROIDZ Quart.

January 29, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi RedMi 2 vs Meizu M1

Slowly, a handful of Chinese brands have emerged and are offering tempting handsets that offer great value for your money. The two contenders from our usual specs match-up both hail from China and are poised to appeal to the budget market with their recent launches. We pit Xiaomi‘s Redmi 2 against the freshly-announced Meizu M1, with both having […]

January 29, 2015

BlackBerry Classic officially launches in the Philippines

Good news to BlackBerry loyalists in the Philippines. The keyboard-equipped BlackBerry Classic with 3.5-inch touchscreen display and optical trackpad, has been officially launched in the country.

January 29, 2015

Samsung’s entry-level Galaxy J1 now official

A product page from Samsung Malaysia reveals the company’s first smartphone in the J Series. The Galaxy J1 is an entry-level handset that’s modestly-spec’d with a 4.3-inch display and Android KitKat on-board.

January 29, 2015

Meizu M1 Note has 2GB RAM and Snapdragon 615 CPU

During Meizu‘s launch of the budget Mi, they also launched the M1 Note in China which carries a Snapdragon 615 processor not like the MediaTek-equipped regular variant. Being the first time for the company to have a Snapdragon chipset, it comes with Qualcomm’s Adreno GPU, a 2GB RAM, and LTE connectivity.

January 29, 2015

Image leak: HTC to reveal two flagship One M9s soon?

Evan Blass, formerly @evleaks, tweets an image of HTC flagship phones from before with two new unseen smartphones, most likely the new HTC One M9s.

January 28, 2015

Ex-Opera CEO unveils Vivaldi browser packed with features

If you’re starting to hate IE, Firefox, or even Chrome, there’s Vivaldi — a promising new browser that packs a sleek design and a lot of features.

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