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September 14, 2014

PowerPole gives your GoPro extra reach, extends its battery too

GoPro accessories maker Polar Pro has unveiled one of its latest products dubbed as PowerPole. It’s a short monopod that extends the reach of your GoPro, and also doubles as a powerbank which can give up to 8 hours’ worth of juice for your action camera and/or other electronic devices.

August 13, 2014

Acer Chromebook 13, Tegra K1-powered with 13-hour battery life

Following the announcement of the NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, the company has also announced the industry’s first Chromebook to be powered by the new chipset, the Acer Chromebook 13, which boasts an impressive battery life of 13 hours.

February 04, 2013

Giveaway: LUV Powerland Portable Battery & Charger

We featured the LUV Powerland All-in-One AC Power Charger a few weeks ago had a couple of extra packs left in the HQ to give away. So here’s your chance to have one of these as well (updated: scroll down to the bottom for the list of winners).

December 02, 2012

Mugen Power outs 6400mAh battery for Galaxy Note 2

If the Galaxy Note 2’s 3100mAh battery is not enough for your then you might want to consider getting Mugen Power’s extended battery that adds 6400mAh worth of juice to your massive handset.

November 28, 2011

Noontec PowerMe Polo 4000mAh Portable Battery

The folks from Noontec Philippines gave me this new portable battery pack — a 4,000mAh PowerMe Polo. They’re the same guys who offered us the media player for review and actually gave it away to one of our readers.

September 13, 2011

Choiix Powerfort Portable Battery Pack

We’re seen so many portable battery packs these days and they keep coming in different size, shape and power capacity. There’s another one that’s supposed to be released locally and comes from Choiix (part of the Cooler Master group).

May 27, 2008

Nepal gets Battery-Powered Cars

Shree Eco Visionary (SEV) of Nepal has developed battery-powered vehicles from ordinary car batteries. All the more we should be convinced that high-tech innovations can be developed via low-tech means. Their 3-wheeler electric vehicles have been plying the streets of Kathmandu on AC power since 2004.

June 19, 2015

ASUS ZenPower to be available at Lazada next week

ASUS Philippines has announced that its power bank, the ZenPower, will be available at Lazada starting next week.

June 19, 2015

O+ Ultra tops our PCMark Battery Tests

For several months now, we’ve been using PCMark as one of our benchmarking tests to rank smartphone performance and battery life. So we’ve had a good number of units that we’ve stored in our database.

June 18, 2015

Canon Announces PowerShot G3 X

Canon has formally introduced its latest enthusiast-grade digital camera, the Canon PowerShot G3 X.

June 14, 2015

Dell Power Companion lands, priced at Php5,999

We first saw the Dell Power Companion back in January during our coverage of the Dell Regional Event in Bangkok, Thailand. The Power Companion is basically a large powerbank for your Dell laptop.

June 11, 2015

Gionee Outs Marathon M5, Boasts 6020mAh Battery

Gionee has recently taken the stage in Beijing, China to formally announce the new Gionee Marathon M5 – 5.5-inch dual-SIM smartphone that houses two 3010mAh battery packs which equate to a whopping 6020mAh capacity.

June 04, 2015

Quanta Compute Plug: Mini PC Meets Power Adapter

When Intel launched the Compute Stick earlier this year, we knew that it’s only going to be a matter of time before the same principle is applied to other form factors. True enough, Microsoft have showcased new Windows 10 mini PCs that comes in all shapes and sizes, and one mini PC in particular has […]

May 21, 2015

Cherry Mobile Flare S3 Power now available for Php5K

Cherry Mobile has recently announced that the Flare S3 Power Android smartphone with an octa-core CPU and 4,000mAh battery is now available for Php5K.

May 18, 2015

Braven BRV-BANK: Bluetooth-enabled, rugged power bank

Along with the new rugged Bluetooth speakers, Braven’s Bluetooth-enabled, USB-controlled power bank, the Braven BRV-BANK, is now also available in the country.

May 02, 2015

ASUS launches C201 Chromebook w/ 13-hour battery life

ASUS unveils its newest Chromebook in the market and promises to outrun its competitors in the battery department. The C201 Chromebook claims to last up to 13 hours of usage on a single charge.

April 30, 2015

Huawei UltimoPower AM180 ANC Earphone Review

We recently got our hands on Huawei‘s UltimoPower AM180 ANC Earphones which promise noise cancellation without asking for a lot in return. With a sub-Php3.5K price tag, we’ll find out how well it performs and if ever there are any trade-offs for its affordability.

April 10, 2015

How to spot a fake Xiaomi Mi Powerbank

Xiaomi offers some of the most bang-for-the-buck devices, including powerbanks which often sell out in minutes. How can you tell if your Mi powerbank is fake or original? We run down the things you need to check to spot a fake Xiaomi powerbank.

April 05, 2015

Cherry Mobile Flare S3 Power: Octa-Core, 4000mAh for Php5k

As reported yesterday, Cherry Mobile‘s new Bida Phones will be showcased this quarter as part of the Cherry Mobile Festival. We got the initial specs for the upcoming Cherry Mobile Flare S3 Power smartphone, indeed powered by a 4000mAh battery capacity for just Php5k.

April 01, 2015

Imation LINK Power Drive Power Bank/Flash Drive Quick Review

Let’s admit it: iPhones don’t exactly boast a long-lasting battery life. I personally couldn’t survive a day solely on my iPhone 5‘s battery that’s why I always bring a power bank with me. At the same time, I’m only rocking the 16GB variant so internal storage is a bit scarce. This is what the Imation LINK Power […]

March 29, 2015

Smartphone Features That We Would Happily Trade For Better Battery Life

We all have dreamt of the day that our smartphones can even be half as good as the clunky handsets of yesteryears, in terms of battery life. However, as it stands, all we’ve been getting this past decade are the products of smartphone arms race from manufacturers who seem to have little or no regard […]

March 25, 2015

This 100,000mAh Powerbank will last you 1 month

While shopping for the 3-day anniversary sale over at Lazada, we discovered this 100,000mAh powerbank, the highest we’ve ever seen.

March 20, 2015

Power Banks that are yet to arrive in the Philippines

We’ve reported a lot about power banks in the past especially those that were announced by big companies like Xiaomi, ASUS and Microsoft. Unfortunately, some of them are yet to be officially offered here in the country so they’re a bit difficult to acquire. But in case you are wondering about those power banks, here’s […]

March 12, 2015

Samsung releases Animal Edition Battery Packs

Power bank / battery pack wars are usually fought with capacities, that is the bigger the better. But Samsung has a different idea in mind for these devices. Aside from equipping their battery packs with big batteries, they printed it with images of cute endangered animals.

February 05, 2015

ASUS outs ZenPower 9600 Power Bank

ASUS also wants to address your power woes with the launch of its own power bank – the ZenPower 9600.

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