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November 01, 2014

Lenovo overtakes Xiaomi as world’s third largest

A few days ago, Xiaomi was reported as the third largest handset maker in the world but it looks like the victory was short-lived as Lenovo has finalized its acquisition of Motorola Mobility, leaping ahead of its rival and now claiming the third spot.

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

Oppo R5 hands-on, first impressions

Place two 1-peso coins together and that’s almost how thin the new Oppo R5 is. Measuring just 4.85mm, the R5 is considered as the world’s thinnest smartphone. We had a short time to check out the handset right after the global launch in Singapore this week.

October 30, 2014

LG Electronics will no longer make plasma TV

Plasma TV will become a rarer sight in stores as South Korean company, LG Electronics Inc., will end its own production of the said TV technology by November.

October 29, 2014

Oppo R5 is official, world’s thinnest at 4.85mm

Oppo made a surprise announcement here in Singapore when it unveiled the world’s thinnest smartphone to date, the Oppo R5. The handset is just 4.85mm thin with a frame of just 4mm.

October 29, 2014

Oppo N3 officially unveiled!

Oppo Mobile has formally announced their newest flagship smartphone, the Oppo N3. As a successor to the Oppo N1 which had a mechanical rotating rear camera, the N3 now comes with a motorized 16MP rotating camera.

October 29, 2014

Smart to offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus next month

Smart Communications has just announced that they will start offering the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus on November 14.

October 29, 2014

Live Blog: Oppo N3, R5 Global Launch in Singapore

We’re covering the Oppo launch of the N3 and the R5 here at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore where close to 1,500 media and bloggers from 15 countries converge to witness the unveiling of Oppo’s new devices. Check below for our live blog coverage.

October 28, 2014

Asus unveils the MeMO Pad 10 (Me103K), sells for $199

Taiwanese electronics giant Asus has announced a new affordable tablet adding to its portfolio of devices: the MeMo Pad 10 (Me103K).

October 27, 2014

ZTE Grand X2 L phablet to go on sale for just Php2k

For a limited time tomorrow, ZTE will be putting a huge discount on their 5.5-inch Grand X2 L (V969) smartphone that sports a MediaTek quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, and dual-SIM capabilities. From its original price of Php11,990, it will go on sale for just Php1,999.

October 27, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime to hit gray markets

Last month, we gave you a preview of the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, a smartphone dedicated to the selfie-ready with its 5-megapixel front facing camera. CMK Cellphones got a hold of the new Samsung mid-range phone slated to arrive in the coming weeks. How much? Read after the break.

October 27, 2014

L is for Lockdown: Increased security makes Android Lollipop harder to root

If you’re one who likes rooting your devices to load your ROMs or custom operating systems such as Cyanogenmod, there’s a huge chance that you’ll find it almost impossible in Android Lollipop.

October 26, 2014

Urbanears Fall/Winter 2014 Collection to arrive in PH

Digits Trading Corporation, the official distributor of Urbanears in the country, has announced that the Fall/Winter 2014 collection will soon be available locally.

October 26, 2014

Twitpic shuts down, passes domain to Twitter

Third-party twitter photo service Twitpic is shutting down today, October 25th.

October 25, 2014

Oppo teases new phone; thinnest ever made at 4mm?

Oppo has just released a teaser photo showing two phones that are set to be launched next week. We know one is the N3, but the other one is still a mystery.

October 25, 2014

Xiaomi to move servers in light of recent privacy issues

Hey Xiaomi fans and users! Hugo Barra, VP of International for Xiaomi, posted a status on Facebook regarding an important security issue and update. Read on to find out.

October 24, 2014

Android Wear to get GPS support and offline music

Google‘s very own smartwatch operating system, Android Wear, will receive its first major update since its initial release. It will bring some useful features that could make our wrist computers better.

October 23, 2014

GoPro Hero, Hero4 series now officially priced in PH

We’ve just received a tip that the entry-level GoPro Hero and the Hero4 series have officially arrived in the country. How much would it cost? Find out after the break.

October 23, 2014

GoPro Hero for as low as Php 7,990 at Widget City

GoPro Hero and GoPro Hero4 are now available through online seller, Widget City. You can now have your very own GoPro camera for only Php 7,990!

October 23, 2014

Gionee to launch dual-SIM CTRL V4S in PH, pricing revealed

We just got a tip that Gionee is set to launch its new quad-core device next week, the CTRL V4S, and along with it comes a sub-Php7K price tag. Read on for the specs list after the break.

October 23, 2014

ASUS to launch new ZenFone and ZenWatch this month

ASUS Japan has just released a teaser that hints that the company will soon launch its new set of Zen products this month, particularly a ZenFone and a ZenWatch.

October 23, 2014

Google launches Inbox, a smarter way to Email

Google‘s Gmail team just launched a new app. Nope, not one of those Gmail app updates, but a new application called Inbox, redefining the way you use your email everyday.

October 22, 2014

Korea to have 10Gbps internet speed; PH still at 2.5Mbps

It’s been reported that South Korea will soon be getting 10Gbps of Internet speed which would translate to downloading a 1GB file in less than a second. Meanwhile, Philippines is still catching up at 2.5Mbps according to recent reports.

October 21, 2014

Blackberry acquisition by Lenovo imminent, reports say

Rumors about Lenovo’s plan to acquire Blackberry have been going on since last year. Once again, that topic has been brought up as Benzinga received a tip from an informant who claims that the Chinese multi-national company is willing to take a shot at the Canadian phone-maker by offering to buy shares for $15 within […]

October 21, 2014

Mi Philippines to open Pop-Up store at SM Megamall

Been wanting to buy the Xiaomi Mi 3 or Redmi 1S smartphones but don’t want to do it online? Then you might want to drop by SM Megamall this Thursday as Mi Philippines will launch its first pop-up store in the country.

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