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May 11, 2007

Cheap iPod battery replacement at CDR King

Was looking for DVI/HDMI cables and adaptors last night and I thought CDR King might have them. They didn’t have them but I was surprised with the newer stock of gadget accessories they have — iPod replacement batteries. And they’re pretty cheap too — prices starts at Php350 for the iPod Shuffle to Php400 for […]

January 21, 2014

Basemark OS II, a new cross-platform benchmarking tool

While benchmarks doesn’t really translate real-world user experience, most of us still wish to know the prowess of our gadgets. Comparison between Android, iOS, and Windows Phone devices is a struggle since only a few benchmark tools are available for the three major mobile platforms. Enter the Basemark OS II.

November 15, 2013

Thor’s hammer is a 10,400mAh USB battery pack

USB-powered devices and battery packs come in all shapes and sizes, most are plain and generic-looking but if you’re a Marvel fan, this one will surely grab your attention – a 10,400mAh-packing Thor hammer.

September 21, 2013

CloudFone outs Thrill 530QX, packs 4500mAh battery

CloudFone continues its push to serve affordable Android smartphones with humongous battery packs as they unveiled the Thrill 530QX which boasts a whopping 4,500mAh battery.

June 10, 2013

Low battery life? Snapdragon BatteryGuru Hands-On

While displays, CPUs and all the other smartphone elements have improved through the years, battery life hasn’t really changed as much. We might have ones with larger capacities, but the duration of its use is still pretty much the same.

May 24, 2013

What feature would you trade for longer battery life?

It’s incredible how cellular phones have evolved into something beyond just a communication device. However, as smartphones become more powerful, it tends to suck more juice out of your battery pack. This now begs the question: if given the chance, what smartphone feature are you willing to give up for an extra half a day’s […]

May 02, 2013

Sony working on a CyberShot-infused smartphone

Whenever a company such as Sony decides to incorporate a technology from a certain product into a device on a different category, we can almost always expect a spectacular result. This is the reason we were pretty fired up when heard of the news about a rumored handset called Honami which is said to be […]

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 07, 2012

Smart’s taking pre-orders for Xperia V LTE

Smart is now taking reservations for the Sony Xperia V starting today. This phone joins the ZTE T82 to become the second phone to be offered under the telco’s LTE plans.

November 28, 2012

Lenovo outs P770, packs 3500mAh battery

Folks, we have another biggie from Lenovo. This time, they decided to up the ante by packing their latest brainchild, the P770 with a whopping 3500mAh battery.

November 10, 2012

Lenovo to launch P770 smartphone w/ 3500mAh battery

Lenovo is reportedly planning to launch the P770 Android smartphone that sports a 4.5-inch display and a massive 3500mAh battery.

July 17, 2012

iBattz Mojo Armor & Battery Case for iPhone 4/4S

We got this new cool case and portable battery for the iPhone 4/4S. Called the iBattz Mojo Armor, it’s a hard case that also comes with 2 (yes, two) removable external batteries.

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 26, 2011

Asus K43U: Breaking the Php20k barrier with AMD C50

We’ve been seeing a number of full-sized (13.3″ and above) laptops that are hovering in the Php20k price range lately (a price range that has been predominantly populated by netbooks). With the introduction of AMD Fusion chipsets, we’re also seeing the big-sized ones entering the Php20k barrier.

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 12, 2011

CDR-King outs 11-inch Ultraportable Laptop

This may not be the first time CDR-King is selling a laptop (they started out with a netbook some time ago) but this time, they’re slowly getting into the much bigger form factor — the ultraportables.

April 09, 2010

Apple does Multi-Tasking with iPhone OS 4.0

And the inevitable has arrived. Today, Apple introduced multi-tasking with the announcement of the iPhone OS 4.0.

December 13, 2009

BatteryBar: The Battery Meter for Windows

Lately, I’ve been looking for a nice little battery meter widget or application to use with my netbooks so I can have a better gauge on how long their last on a single full charge.

March 21, 2009

Why Dual-SIM phones aren’t picking up?

Someone asked me why I don’t use dual-SIM phones instead of carrying 2 or 3 phones at a time. I said that if there were only high-end phones that support dual-SIM, I might consider using them. So the question popped up — why aren’t dual-SIM phones picking up?

March 22, 2006

Extending Laptop Battery Life

Ka Edong mentioned about his friend who was able to extend his laptop battery life up to 9 freakin’s hours! In the last 7 days that I’ve been spending most of my time at coffee shops and wifi hotspots to do some work, I found it very uncomfortable to work because of the restrictions on […]

April 04, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1: Cortana, Action Center & More

Microsoft’s Windows Phone has already faced a lot of updates since its launch, most of it fast through Nokia. Now, a new update arrives and it is packing a lot of due changes. Check on our list of major changes in Microsoft’s latest software update down below; enter Windows Phone 8.1.

April 02, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 hands-on, first impressions

We finally got a more time with the elusive Samsung Galaxy S5 today during the tutorial hosted by Samsung in their SM Aura Store. The smartphone is scheduled to be released on April 11 but the media launch is already set for tomorrow, April 3.

April 02, 2014

Huawei Ascend P7 poses for a quick snapshot

Rumors of the Huawei Ascend P7, have been making its rounds on the internet. Recently, however, some dude on Weibo Network managed to sneak a couple of pictures of what is believed to be Huawei’s upcoming flagship handset.

April 01, 2014

March Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

April is finally here folks, it’s the perfect month to hit the beach and enjoy your summer vacation. But before you do that let’s have a recap of all the gadgets we’ve reviewed last month. This includes the Starmobile Diamond X1 and the Cherry Mobile Cosmos Z2. Read our Gadget Reviews Roundup for the month […]

March 31, 2014

Research – Charge your smartphone by simply holding it

Battery has always been the neglected necessity when it comes to smartphones. With all the hassle of running out of power when you need it most, what if you could charge your smartphone just by simply holding it?

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