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August 30, 2014

Gionee GPad G5 with hexa-core CPU becomes official

Gionee has made official their latest hexa-core Android smartphone, the Gionee GPad G5. This successor to the GPad G4 was launched in India just yesterday for Rs. 14,999.

August 26, 2014

Microsoft Surface RT 2 gets a USD100 price cut

Microsoft has silently slashed $100 off on all the models of the Windows RT-powered Surface 2 which includes the standard 32GB variant (USD349), the 64GB model (USD449), as well as the LTE-enable version (USD579) which also has a built-in 64GB internal storage.

August 26, 2014

Fujifilm X30 officially announced

Fujifilm has officially announced their new premium compact, fixed lens camera and successor to the X20, which features a Real Time Viewfinder, dual control rings, and new ‘Classic Chrome’ Film Simulation – the X30.

August 26, 2014

How to purchase apps on Google Play using your Globe prepaid credits

Globe Telecom rolled out a new feature called Direct Carrier Billing that allows its subscribers to directly purchase from the Google Play Store and charge it to the customer’s postpaid account or prepaid load. If you still haven’t tried it out using prepaid, here’s how to do it.

August 25, 2014

Cherry Mobiles teases the Cosmos One smartphone

Cherry Mobile has just teased a new flagship smartphone in their official FB Fan Page and calls it the One.

August 22, 2014

Is 5G technology really here?

Smart Communications recently announced its new LTE-A ‘5G’ service which got a lot of people talking. Instead of it being good news, many took it in a negative way saying that it’s all just a marketing hype. But what exactly is 5G? Is it really here?

August 22, 2014

Moto X+1 press photos leak

Motorola’s upcoming successor to Moto X gets a pre-release glimpse courtesy of Evan Blass a.k.a. @evleaks

August 21, 2014

Mineski to hold “The Gathering” Hearthstone tourney, Php150K worth of prizes at stake

As Hearthstone’s popularity in the local gaming scene increases rapidly as day goes by, it only make sense for Mineski to tap into the success of this relatively new TCG and host one of the biggest local HS tournament to date called “The Gathering” with a prize pool amounting to Php150,00!

August 20, 2014

Xiaomi Power Bank now in the PH, starts at Php445

After the success of the Xiaomi Mi 3, Xiaomi Philippines extends its product offerings in the Philippines with the much-awaited Mi Power Bank.

August 20, 2014

Asus smartwatch to be unveiled at IFA 2014

Just after the report of having an immediate successor to the LG G Watch, Taiwanese-brand Asus now teases us with its upcoming smartwatch.

August 20, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php15k for 2014

Following our top 10 list of smartphones below Php10k, we have another one just for you! This time, we compiled the best smartphones falling under a price tag of Php15,000, so if you’re looking for your next smartphone and you have this much allocated for your budget, read on!

August 18, 2014

LG G Watch 2 might come next month

The successor to the two-month old Android Wear device, the LG G Watch 2, is already cooking and it is said to be a great competitor to the alleged Apple smartwatch.

August 15, 2014

Metal Gear Solid V now on Steam

Konami, the world-renowned game publisher behind the successful Metal Gear franchise and other popular titles, has announced that both the Metal Gear Solid V: Phantom Pain and MGSV: Ground Zeroes will be released on Steam.

August 15, 2014

Sotto files No Motorcycle Back-Rider Act of 2014

In response to the increasing crime involving back-riders on two-wheeled motorcycles or the so-called ‘riding in tandem’, Sotto has recently filed the No Motorcycle Back-Rider Act of 2014 which seeks to “stop this evil Batman and Robin tandem for good.”

August 06, 2014

Samsung set to announce Galaxy Note 4 on September 3

In less than a month, the hotly-anticipated Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be announced. Samsung has already sent out invites for its Unpacked 2014 event where the phablet will make its first appearance. As for its specs, scroll past the jump to have an idea on what to expect.

August 05, 2014

LG G3 Stylus leaks in an official LG video ad

LG Mobile Global has recently posted a promotional video on their official YouTube account giving consumers an in-depth tour of the new LG G3 Beat’s feature. But after an agonizing 2:45 of cheesy marketing gimmicks, the South Korean firm flashed an unannounced smart called LG G3 Stylus alongside the G3 Beat and their current flagship […]

July 31, 2014

Sony RX100 Mark III priced locally at Php44,999

The Sony RX100 Mark III, the Mark II’s successor from last year, which features a brighter 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 lens and a 1.4M-dot OLED pop-up Tru-Finder EVF, has been priced in the Philippines at under Php45k.

July 31, 2014

Hugo Barra responds to Xiaomi’s privacy issues

Hugo Barra, Vice President of Xiaomi Global, has published a Q&A on his Facebook page in response to online reports that the Xiaomi Redmi Note has been sending data to Chinese servers without the user’s permission.

July 29, 2014

Huawei Ascend Mate 3 alleged specs and image revealed

A purported successor to the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 is making its rounds on the Internet. The new successor, known as the Ascend Mate 3, is said to have LTE connection and will run Android KitKat. It should also be available this coming September.

July 26, 2014

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II Review

Two years after Canon released their critically-acclaimed PowerShot G1X, the Japanese camera maker announced its successor, the PowerShot G1X Mark II which boasts the same 1.5-inch sensor that’s now paired with a faster lens with a wider coverage area. We’ll take a closer look at this prosumer-level camera on our in-depth right after the break.

July 23, 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 now official

Nokia has officially announced its latest budget smartphone and successor to the Lumia 520 — the Lumia 530. It packs a 4-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

July 23, 2014

LG G3 Review

With the success of the LG G2 last year, there was a lot of expectations on this year’s release from LG. Thus, we took our time to dig deeper into the new LG G3 to see if it met expectations. Check out our LG G3 review after the break.

July 23, 2014

Everything you need to know about the “Curse of Naxxramas”

Right around 2AM Manila time, Blizzard has finally released the highly-anticipated expansion of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft dubbed as “Curse of Naxxramas”. Head past the break to see all the stuff you need to know to get you up and running for the new expansion.

July 15, 2014

Xiaomi confirms July 22 launch, teases “steel metal” build

Xiaomi sends out media invitations for its grand product launch to happen on July 22, 2014. A teaser posted earlier shows a big “4” while the invite talks about a “journey of a piece of steel,” hinting on a metal build on its upcoming flagship phone – most likely the Xiaomi Mi 4.

July 11, 2014

This case allows iPhone 5/5s to go 300-ft underwater

It’s hard to imagine why would anyone want to bring their iPhone 5/5s with them during a deep ocean dive. But if you happen to know a diver who would want to but can’t, then Thanko may have just something that may tickle their fancy.

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