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February 25, 2014

HP announces VoiceTab, targets the budget-conscious

HP now offers two new consumer tablets in the forms of the Slate 6 VoiceTab and Slate 7 VoiceTab. Both are running on quad-core processors, 1GB RAM, have dual-SIM capabilities, and are positioned as entry-level phablets.

November 22, 2013

Cherry Mobile outs three new budget Android tablets

Cherry Mobile continues its trend of offering budget-friendly Android tablets with the release of three new slates with price tags just under Php5K.

November 03, 2013

Huawei Ascend W2, a budget-friendly successor

Huawei’s second Windows Phone 8 smartphone and the successor to the budget-friendly Ascend W1 is the Ascend W2.

September 29, 2013

Adding Wi-Fi to your EOS dSLR on a budget

There are a handful of ways to add Wi-Fi to your Canon EOS dSLR camera. You can go for the WiFi-enabled SD cards like the Toshiba FlashAir or buy one of those pricey Wireless File Transmitters from Canon which ranges from $600 to a whopping $850. But if you’re on tight budget, you can also […]

August 23, 2013

LG launches Enact, a budget slider QWERTY phone

It seems that Samsung ain’t the only one going retro as LG also unveiled the Enact, taking a potshot at Samsung’s recently announced clamshell, dual-display smartphones in the process.

January 25, 2013

HTC announces budget-friendly Desire U

HTC has announced in their home country Taiwan a new entry-level, budget-friendly Android smartphone – the HTC Desire U.

September 25, 2012

Nokia outs Asha 308, Asha 309 budget phones

The Finnish company has just broadened their affordable touchscreen portfolio with the announcement of the Asha 308 and Asha 309.

August 30, 2012

HTC Desire X, budget ICS phone announced

HTC has announced a new budget or mid-range phone in the name of the HTC Desire X. The handset sits between the recently release Desire C and the dual-SIM Desire V.

July 18, 2012

Six (6) Mobile Phones on a Php6,000 Budget

Recent statistics suggest that the jaw-dropping growth of smartphone sales in the Philippines is largely due to steep competition and cheaper phones from numerous companies, thus, resulting in device manufacturers to offer entry-level smartphones that can offer so much more minus a higher price tag.

July 09, 2012

Top 10 Smartphones on a Php20,000 budget

Last week, we shared with you our top 10 smartphones on a Php10k budget. Today, we’re kicking it up a notch with our list of 10 smartphones that fit a Php20k budget. Check out our list to see which ones made it.

July 06, 2012

Top 10 Smartphones on a Php10,000 budget

Some of us Filipinos often hesitate when it comes to upgrading to a new smartphone because of many factors. One of the most important to things to keep in mind is the budget (for obvious reasons). Why choose a phone that you can’t afford, right? You’ll just end up getting frustrated.

July 01, 2011

Samsung Galaxy Z is the budget-friendly S2

Samsung has yet another superphone up its sleeve but it’s not any better than the S2 — the Samsung Galaxy Z is supposed to be a cheaper alternative to the i9100 SII .

June 27, 2011

Poll: What’s your smartphone budget like?

Been talking to a number of phone manufacturers lately regarding the smartphone market and how price-sensitive FIlipinos are. I threw out some numbers and wanted to get some more feedback from my readers here and see if I’m within the ballpark figure.

November 19, 2006

Sub-40k Laptops for the Budget Conscious

I scouted for some good deals (as requested by Max) on budget laptops this week. There are several sub-30K laptops around but they’re not that good enough though. This line-up covers two minimal requirements — they should be Pentium M class and just below Php40,000. On the 3rd spot is one from Blue Argon Series: […]

April 29, 2005

5.1 Speakers for the budget-conscious.

Ozaki Nuke28 EM928 – 5.1 Channel Speaker System This is probably one of the most cost-effective 5.1 speakers I found from local stores. It sports a total of 55 watts (rms) power with a wooden sub-woofer for a more hollow and full bass. This is best for rooms at about 8 square meters or less […]

April 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Urban leaked ahead of launch

There have been a handful of photos circulating around the web of what is believed to be a brochure/flyer from Cherry Mobile which gives us an early peek at the company’s upcoming handsets, one of which is the Cherry Mobile Urban.

April 10, 2014

ZTE Redbull, 5-inch HD LTE smartphone for $130

ZTE has launched in China its new budget-friendly smartphone that packs a 5-inch HD display, 13 megapixel camera, Snapdragon quad-core CPU, and LTE connectivity – the Redbull.

April 10, 2014

MyPhone launches Agua Rio, priced at Php4,999

Today marks the official debut of one of MyPhone’s latest dual-SIM Android smartphones, the MyPhone Agua Rio. But it’s not your average budget smartphone as this one packs a 5-inch 720p display and 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1GB RAM all for five thousand pesos.

April 10, 2014

Lenovo A316i lands locally, priced at Php3,999

Lenovo Mobile Philippines has quietly launched the Lenovo A316 on their official Facebook page; a dual-SIM budget Android smartphone which only costs a little under four grand.

April 06, 2014

Me Mobile Prime 8 Quick Review

A new player in the local market with a very familiar looking tablet. Nope, this is not an iPad Mini, but it is the Me Prime 8 tablet.

April 03, 2014

Nokia Lumia 630 (3G) and 635 (LTE) now official

Nokia has unveiled its new budget-friendly Lumia smartphones that pack a 4.5-inch display with Gorilla Glass 3, quad-core CPU, and Windows Phone 8.1 – the Lumia 630 (3G), Lumia 630 Dual-SIM, and the Lumia 635 (LTE).

March 27, 2014

Cherry Mobile Amethyst, dual-core with 3G for Php2,299

Cherry Mobile has just released a new super-budget dual-SIM Android smartphone that packs a 3.5-inch display, 3G connectivity, dual-core CPU, and Android Jellybean for Php2,299 – the Cherry Mobile Amethyst.

March 25, 2014

How the mighty Sulit became OLX PH

It is no secret how Sulit became the Philippine’s internet superstar since its inception in 2006. That’s why it’s a huge surprise how a giant could just suddenly give up all its brand equity to become the lesser-known OLX Philippines.

March 21, 2014

Me Phab7 video preview – physique, benchmark, gaming

We’ve recently got our hands on the dual-SIM Me Mobile Phab7 and decided to do a little preview of its physique, benchmark test result, and gaming performance.

March 10, 2014

Nokia Lumia 630 leaked ahead of launch

Twitter’s infamous leakster is at again, and his most recent tweets gave us an early peek at the upcoming budget Windows Phone from Nokia dubbed as the Lumia 630.

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