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October 24, 2014

Smart releases postpaid plans for Galaxy Note 4

A couple of weeks after they opened their pre-order page, Smart has finally released their postpaid plans for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 starting at Data Plan 999 and All-in Plan 500.

October 24, 2014

OpenSignal compares Globe and Smart’s LTE speed

OpenSignal, a company specializing in wireless coverage mapping, released a report that focuses on Philippine Internet – particularly our LTE speed. They compared two of our telecoms (Globe and Smart) to show where they stand in terms of download speed, upload speed, and latency.

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

Solve Math problems using your smartphone’s camera

Now this gives your teacher or professor another reason to ban smartphones inside the classroom as the app PhotoMath, also known as the “smart camera calculator”, can help you solve math problems using your smartphone’s camera and some real-time text recognition.

October 19, 2014

Lenovo A606 lands, 5-inch LTE smartphone for Php9,499

Just a week after we posted list of LTE smartphones under 10K, the Lenovo A606, an LTE-capable smartphone with a 5-inch IPS display, made its local debut and would’ve been a perfect fit on our list.

October 16, 2014

#TBT: Evolution of the Google Nexus smartphone

A few times before, we did a timeline for each of Apple’s iPhone releases, up to the point of celebrating seven years of the Cupertino’s flagship smartphone. With the announcement of the new Nexus handset, it’s fitting that we do the same too — a timeline of Google’s smartphone devices that are often seen as torchbearers of […]

October 16, 2014

LG G3 will be free on Smart UnliData 2000

Smart Communications has just announced that the LG G3, the South Korean firm’s current flagship smartphone, will be available free of charge on select Smart postpaid plans.

October 16, 2014

Cherry Mobile Ace: Firefox smartphone for Php1,499

Cherry Mobile has published their updated price list for their smartphones and one of the newest offerings is the entry-level Cherry Mobile Ace that is powered by Firefox OS.

October 15, 2014

Sony SmartWatch 3, SmartBand Talk now in the PH

Sony’s latest wearables, the SmartWatch 3 powered by Android Wear and the SmartBand Talk with a curved E Ink display, were officially launched in the country and will be available soon for purchase.

October 14, 2014

Vertu for Bentley smartphone announced, costs Php700K

Vertu has announced its latest luxury smartphone designed in partnership with British luxury automaker Bentley Motors Limited – the Vertu for Bentley smartphone.

October 12, 2014

For the Budget Conscious: Smartphones under Php5k

In our series of lists that started with the list of Octa-core Smartphones under 9K, Budget Handsets with 2GB of RAM, and Top LTE phones under 10k, we now give you a rundown of  budget smartphones under five grand.

October 12, 2014

Top LTE Smartphones under 10K (2014)

LTE connectivity has always been one of the main factors that drive the price of a smartphone. In recent times though, chipmakers like Qualcomm have released a cheaper processor with LTE chips, which resulted to an influx of cheap LTE smartphones with a sub-Php10K price tag.

October 12, 2014

HTC outs an EYE version of their flagship smartphone

In line with the launch of the Desire EYE, HTC has quietly added the HTC One (M8 EYE) to their portfolio which is a tweaked version of their current flagship smartphone that sports a 13MP megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX214 sensor.

October 09, 2014

Memory Matters: Budget Smartphones with 2GB RAM

With yesterday’s list of octa-core smartphones under Php9K, a reader suggested that we make a compilation of affordable smartphones with 2GB of RAM since apart from processing power, memory also matters. That’s exactly what we did and below, you will find the phones that concentrated on good RAM without asking for a lot in return.

October 08, 2014

Galaxy Note 4 & Gear S free on Smart Infinity Plan 5000

Yesterday, Smart announced it is accepting pre-orders of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Shortly after, they also release he postpaid plans that allow subscribers to get the handset for free.

October 07, 2014

Smart opens pre-order for Samsung Galaxy Note 4

In line with the global roll-out of SGN 4, Smart Communications has announced that the company is now accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

October 04, 2014

Here are the top 10 smartphones you can buy in the PH

We’ve already created our top 10 lists for smartphones below Php10k and Php15k, which leaves us only with smartphones priced above Php15k, and luckily, all the flagship phones from all major companies are already out and available in the PH. So, to complete our trilogy of top 10 lists, here are the smartphones you should […]

October 03, 2014

Smart now offers 30MB + Unli FB on All Prepaid & Postpaid Subs, extends until next year!

Breaking news: In an update to the Free Internet promo Smart Communications started a week ago, Smart, Talk and Text, and Sun Cellular’s postpaid subscribers can now enjoy the same privileges as prepaid subscribers are currently having with their free 30MB internet.

October 03, 2014

Smart now offers Prepaid Data Roaming for Php500/day

Smart has just enabled international data roaming for prepaid subscribers with unlimited daily mobile internet access for only Php500 per day.

October 02, 2014

LG announces F60 mid-range smartphone with LTE

LG has recently announced its latest mid-range smartphone that packs a 4.5-inch screen, Qualcomm quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, and LTE connectivity – the F60.

October 02, 2014

SKK Mobile Prime launched, 5-inch smartphone for Php2,999

Shopping around for a budget smartphone with a 5-inch IPS display? Well, SKK Mobile may just have exactly what you’re looking for as they introduced their new Php3K-worh smartphone called Prime.

September 30, 2014

Smart taps GSMA to improve security against spam

Smart Communications has announced that the company is currently in talks with GSM Association regarding a service that would heighten the telco’s effort against SMS spams and scams.

September 30, 2014

5 Tips to Extend your Smartphone’s Battery Life

Apart from keeping a powerbank handy whenever you’re away from a power outlet, there are other ways to keep your smartphone running for a longer period of time. In this section, we list down five easy steps that you can do to extend the mileage of your device’s battery.

September 28, 2014

Smart Free 30MB

Smart is offering free 30MB each day for 60 days.

September 26, 2014

YugaTech’s guide to Smart’s 30MB free internet

Good news of the day for all Smart, Sun Cellular, and Talk and Text prepaid subscribers: You’ve got free internet courtesy of the chairman, MVP himself! Bad news, though: It’s only allocated at 30MB per day. We give you a short guide in using your free mobile data and save a few bytes in the […]

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