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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.

April 24, 2015

Bose CineMate 15 Home Theater Speaker System Review

Last month, we brought you the review of the Bose Lifestyle 535 Series III, a high-end speaker system that costs Php200K. Yes, it’s expensive but if you’re looking for a more affordable alternative from the same brand then you might want to take a look at the CineMate 15. Find out what we think of […]

April 24, 2015

Lenovo reveals its K80 with 4GB RAM and 4000mAh battery

It seems like 4GB RAM is slowly becoming the norm when it comes to flagship phablets these days. ASUS got the ball rolling with its ZenFone 2 and Xiaomi’s Mi Note Pro following short after. Now, Lenovo announces its K80 with 4GB RAM and 4000mAh battery.

April 23, 2015

Acer Iconia Tab 8 (A1-840) now on Villman for Php7K

The Acer Iconia Tab 8 (A1-840) which features an 8-inch WXGA display, Intel Atom CPU, 1GB RAM and Android KitKat, is now available on Villman for Php7K.

April 20, 2015

Starmobile Releases Independent Digital TV Signal Test Results

In line with the recent launch of the Knight Vision, Starmobile has released their independent digital TV signal tests in Metro Manila.

April 19, 2015

Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi Review

Asus has been making really well-crafted laptops and ultrabooks since they introduced the Zenbook and the Transformer line of devices. The Transformer Book T300 Chi is the latest innovative product that attempts to blur the line between a full-sized tablet and productivity laptop. Check out the full review below to find out why.

April 19, 2015

Intel PCX Cobalt NUC Quick Review

Intel has been doing the NUC project for over 3 years now and its a direction that they’ve been doing in the desktop space just like how the laptop evolved from the netbook to the ultrabook and hybrids. The only difference is that there’s not much general need for the desktop PC to really shrink. […]

April 18, 2015

Acer Liquid X1 Review

The Acer Liquid X1 first made an appearance in June 2014 and was launched in the Philippines in August. It’s an old flagship device that features a 5.7-inch display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, rear key, and Android Kitkat. Is the Liquid X1 still worth getting considering the competition in the same price range. Find […]

April 17, 2015

Rumor: There’s a move to position G2, G Pro 2 against Zenfone 2

We received leaked documents pointing to a strategic positioning of the LG G2 and G Pro 2 to coincide with the launch and release of the Zenfone 2 in the Philippines.

April 15, 2015

Xiaomi Mi Pad to be available in the PH, priced

Along with the Redmi 2, Mi Philippines has also revealed that it will finally offer its popular Android slate, the Mi Pad, in the country.

April 11, 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML Review

Asus is set to release the Zenfone 2 in the Philippines sometime in May so everyone is excited to see how the second generation will fare. In this article, we share with you the Zenfone 2 ZE550ML review.

April 09, 2015

Samsung Galaxy J5, J7 specs leak

Samsung‘s entry to mid-range Galaxy J line of devices are reportedly getting new additions, as specifications for two rumored smartphones, the J5 and the J7, leak in cyberspace.

April 08, 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 (ZE550ML) unboxed, first impressions

We’ve gotten the first of three variants of the Zenfone 2 that will be released in the Philippines next month. This mid-range variant (ZE550ML) comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage in a 5.5-inch 720p HD display.

April 03, 2015

Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi Quick Review

First introduced back in June 2014 during Computex in Taipei, the Transformer Book T300 Chi promises to be the thinner hybrid tablet and laptop for Asus. It is also during its launch that we heard of the Intel Core M processor for the first time.

April 01, 2015

Google intros new ASUS, Haier, and HiSense Chromebooks

Google has also announced today three new affordable Chromebooks from three different brands – the ASUS Chromebook C201, ASUS Chromebook Flip, Haier Chromebook 11, and the HiSense Chromebook.

March 30, 2015

Starmobile Knight Vision: 5.5-inch with Digital TV

Starmobile has officially announced the Knight Vision – a 5.5-inch Android smartphone that features a MediaTek quad-core CPU, 2GB RAM, Dual-SIM connectivity, and built-in ISDB-T Digital TV receiver.

March 18, 2015

Intel, PC Express launches Cobalt NUC

Intel’s NUC has been around for 3 years but this time, they’ve partnered with PC Express to offer pre-configured Cobalt NUC to both SME, enterprise and commercial customers.

March 07, 2015

HTC Desire Eye Review

HTC continues to produce really good-looking smartphones and the Desire Eye is no exception to that. The handset is among the latest smartphones the Taiwanese company released, combining a powerful hardware and elegant look. Check out our full review of the HTC Desire Eye after the break.

February 18, 2015

MSI GS70 2QE Stealth Gaming Notebook Review

Gaming laptops used to be thick and power-hungry mean machines that calling it portable computers almost seem inappropriate. Thanks to technological advancements, however, manufacturers like MSI can now produce notebook PCs – such as the GS70 2QE Stealth we have here – that’s thin enough to be mistaken for a first gen ultrabook, yet powerful […]

February 08, 2015

HTC Desire Eye Quick Review

The latest flagship smartphone to be announced by HTC is the Desire Eye and while the handset company no longer distributes in the Philippines, they’re still very much active in neighboring countries like Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Our review unit was bought at the HKIA during our lay-over flight to Kota Kinabalu last week.

February 02, 2015

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Lands On Sun Cellular

As they say, it’s better late than never. Sun Cellular has recently announced that they’ve added the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to their roster which is currently being offered under the Sun Plan 999.

January 16, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Apart from the iPhone 6 Plus, we also pit the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro against a fellow Android device this time — the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. How would their specs fare against each other? We find out.

January 12, 2015

Sony Xperia Z4 Music combines Walkman and a phone

We’re still waiting for the Xperia Z4 as Sony’s next flagship phone, but reports suggest that there will be a variant of it that will cater to the audiophiles. Dubbed as the Sony Xperia Z4 Music, this device is a combination of a Walkman and a smartphone.

January 10, 2015

The Best of 2014: Smartphones Below Php15K

You’ve seen most of our Best of 2014 stories and here to give you a quick guide on midrange phones is this compilation! These phones don’t go beyond the Php15K limit and mostly sport impressive specs like 2GB/3GB of RAM, Full HD display, and octa-core processors. Basically, these are the smartphones you’d consider when you want almost-flagship […]

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