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May 19, 2015

LG announces G4 Stylus and G4c smartphones

With the local launch of the LG G4 just around the corner, LG Electronics has announced two new members of the company’s G4 family – the G4 Stylus and G4c.

May 13, 2015

Smart Launches New Surf Plus Postpaid Plans

In an effort to meet the growing demand for mobile internet access, Smart Communications Inc. debuts a set of tiers under the new Smart Surf Plus plan which starts at Plan 399 and goes all the way up to Plan 1999.

May 07, 2015

ZTE Nubia Z9 bezel-less smartphone now official

ZTE has officially launched in China the Nubia Z9 which sports a 5.2-inch display with almost zero bezel on the sides, 2.5D glass panels, Snapdragon 810 quad-core CPU, 16MP camera, LTE connectivity, and Android Lollipop.

May 06, 2015

Battle of Sub-7K Smartphone: Alcatel Flash Plus vs Huawei Honor 4C

With the recent arrival of the Huawei Honor 4C in the country, we thought of pitting it against the Alcatel Flash Plus to see which one is the better sub-Php7K smartphone.

May 01, 2015

Fast Five: Popular Smartphone Case Brands in PH

A smartphone case is considered something essential for people who frequently drop their phones as it provides a certain amount of protection against bumps and scratches. In this weekly Fast Five edition, we take a look at some of the most popular smartphone case brands in the country.

April 30, 2015

Night Terrors: an augmented reality horror game for smartphones

There are lots of horror games for smartphones and tablets right now but only a few can give you a really frightening experience. One good example is Night Terrors – an augmented reality survival horror game for mobile devices.

April 30, 2015

Oppo to launch three new smartphones next month

We just received an invite for Oppo’s upcoming event and it looks like the company is set to unveil three new smartphones for the Philippine market next month.

April 27, 2015

Ten Smartphones with the Highest Pixel Density

The smartphone wars are no longer just about design, specs and display sizes, now it’s also about having the highest resolution and pixel density that can be fitted in a relatively small display. This have resulted to smartphones equipped with screens so packed that you won’t even notice a fleck of pixel on them. If […]

April 23, 2015

Xiaomi announces the Mi 4i smartphone

Xiaomi is holding a press conference today in India and has announced their flagship smartphone – the Xiaomi Mi 4i. Take a look at the specs, benchmarks, and photos below.

April 15, 2015

LeTV intros three high-end smartphones w/ USB Type-C

LeTV, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer, has recently unveiled three new high-end smartphones that sports high-resolution displays, thin bezels, USB Type-C ports, LTE connectivity, and Android 5.0 Lollipop – the Le Max, Le 1 Pro, and Le 1.

April 15, 2015

Hearthstone now supports Android and iOS smartphones

Hearthstone Heroes of Warcraft arrived for Android in December 2014 but it was only compatible with Android tablets with 6-inch displays or larger. A new update has arrived which now enables it to run on devices with smaller displays.

April 12, 2015

Are Smartphones a Necessity For College Students?

I think it’s safe to say smartphones aren’t a need before college, most definitely because phones aren’t even allowed in most schools. I got through the academic side of high school without much use for my phone, which was usually just tucked away since I was scared of the teachers confiscating it.

April 11, 2015

Xiaomi to launch a new smart vehicle?

Xiaomi has posted a teaser of an upcoming event dated on April 15, 2015, and there is a possibility of us seeing a new electric vehicle by then.

April 11, 2015

Lenovo to offer $60-worth A1900 smartphone

Lenovo is gunning for the budget-conscious individuals with its new A1900 smartphone. How budget? Try $60 or Php2.6K. Still it’s got internals that’s not too bad for its asking price.

April 09, 2015

Oppo A31: budget smartphone with dual-glass design

Oppo has introduced the A31 – an affordable smartphone that packs a 4.5-inch display, LTE connectivity, metal chassis, and a dual-glass design.

April 08, 2015

SKK outs affordable Lynx Edge smartphone

SKK Mobile has announced a new smartphone that features a 4-inch display, quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, and an affordable price tag – the Lynx Edge.

April 04, 2015

New Cherry Mobile smartphones to arrive in Q2 2015

Cherry Mobile will introduce four new Android smartphones, among others, at its annual Fiesta celebration this summer and make one previous offering on a regular sale, according to a new flyer picture circulating around the cyberspace.

April 04, 2015

GoPro HERO4 Silver Now Available on SmartBro Gadget Plus Plan

Now here’s something we don’t see often! SmartBro, Smart Communications’ broadband arm, has recently added the GoPro HERO4 Silver to their portfolio and will be available under SmartBro Gadget Plus Plan 999 and Plan 1299.

March 31, 2015

Xiaomi unveils the 55-inch Mi TV2 4K Smart TV

As a follow up to the 40-inch Mi TV2 introduced last week, Xiaomi has announced its bigger brother – the 55-inch Mi TV2 which boasts a 4K resolution display, 5.2mm ultra-thin frame and 6mm bezel.

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

VIDEO: Oppo’s latest smartphone with very thin bezels

Photos of Oppo’s upcoming smartphone with very thin side bezels made rounds on the Internet recently but now we can see it in action thanks to an uploaded hands-on video.

March 24, 2015

Cherry Mobile Named #1 Vendor as PH Becomes 3rd Largest Smartphone Market in SEA

The International Data Corporation (IDC) recently published its quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker for the Asia/Pacific region which shows a significant upsurge in mobile phone shipment (smartphone or otherwise) in the Philippines. Along with it comes the news that Cherry Mobile has been named the top smartphone vendor in the country, pulling an upset victory against […]

March 24, 2015

Xiaomi outs 40-inch Mi TV 2 Smart TV

Xiaomi has just unveiled its latest Smart TV / Android game console that packs a 40-inch Full HD display, quad-core CPU, 14.5mm slim frame, and Android 4.4 KitKat – the Mi TV 2 (40-inch).

March 23, 2015

Smart releases postpaid plans for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

With its registration page now open, Smart Communications Inc. has released its postpaid plans for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.

March 23, 2015

Smart ups registration page for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Smart Communications, Inc. has opened their registration page for customers who want to get the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge under their postpaid plans.

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