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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.

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.

February 03, 2015

Battery 101: Intro to Li-Ion and Li-Poly

Batteries come in all sizes. Some are small and sleek, while a few others are big and bulky. You’ve probably noticed that they also differ in composition: There are those that are built with Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) and those with Lithium Polymer (Li-Poly). We take a look at the difference between these two rechargeable batteries and how […]

January 21, 2015

HP outs Android-powered Pro Slate 8 and 12 tablets

Ever imagined how the HTC One (M8) would look like if it were bigger? Meet HP‘s answer: the Pro Slate line of tablets, made with the business-oriented in mind by offering an Android experience on 8 and 12 inch displays.

January 06, 2015

Kodak unveils Instamatic 5, powered by Android

Kodak promised that it will reveal its newest device at CES this year, and they didnt fail: Along with the Bullitt Group, they created the Android-powered, camera-centric Instamatic 5.

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 10, 2014

Huawei’s Kirin-powered Honor 4X gets listed, priced under Php6k

The official press conference may be set on December 16, but it looks like Chinese electronics giant Huawei is listing another version of the 64-bit Honor 4X smartphone early, this time powered by their own Kirin processor, for pre-sale on their website.

November 30, 2014

Five Apps to Help You Save Your Phone’s Battery

Compared to phones of the previous decade where batteries give power for 3 days to a week, smartphones of the current generation are battery hoggers. You’d be lucky enough to have one that can last through a whole day. Here are five apps that can help provide your phone’s battery a boost and help you extend your usage.

November 28, 2014

12 Bang-for-the-Buck Power Banks You Can Buy

Smartphones and tablets nowadays are becoming more powerful and feature-packed, however, most of these devices don’t pack a lot of battery power and often don’t last a whole day. So if you’re a heavy user and want to be liberated from your wall socket, then take a look at our list of 12 Bang-for-the-Buck power […]

November 27, 2014

Bunch of the Biggest Batteries: 10 Smartphones With Highest Battery Capacities

Are you always on the prowl for a power outlet to charge your lifeless smartphone? Can it not keep up with your busy and always on-the-go lifestyle? Your phone might be running on a battery that’s not packed adequately for the kind of usage that you demand. In this article we list down 10 smartphones with the […]

November 23, 2014

5 Things You Might Not Know About Powerbanks

Most people buy powerbanks based on indicated charging capacities. However, there are some details that we need to understand in order to maximize the use of these rechargeable batteries.

November 06, 2014

Moto Maxx unveiled, touts 2 days battery life

Soon after closing the acquisition deal with Lenovo, Motorola immediately got to its feet and unveiled the Motorola Moto Maxx which, above anything else, has wowed road warriors and power users with its large 3900mAh battery tucked underneath a stylish Kevlar-reinforced body.

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