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January 16, 2015

Best of CES 2015: Smartphones

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, isn’t exactly an exciting one for smartphone aficionados as only a handful of notable smartphone makers have stepped up to the plate and unveil their new handset. Nevertheless we rounded up the top 5 best smartphones we’ve seen in CES 2015.

January 12, 2015

Chinese straps 94 iPhone 5s to body, smuggles thru China

We’ve heard of news about people serving as drug mules strap on bags of illegal drugs while smuggling them thru airports and customs. However, this is the first time we’ve seen the same done on gadgets — specifically iPhones.

January 10, 2015

The Best of 2014: Smartphones Below Php15K

You’ve seen most of our Best of 2014 stories and here to give you a quick guide on midrange phones is this compilation! These phones don’t go beyond the Php15K limit and mostly sport impressive specs like 2GB/3GB of RAM, Full HD display, and octa-core processors. Basically, these are the smartphones you’d consider when you want almost-flagship […]

January 08, 2015

Samsung Debuts Galaxy Grand Max, 5.2-inch LTE Smartphone for Php13K

Along with the regional launch of the Galaxy A-series smartphones, Samsung also launched a mid-ranged LTE smartphone dubbed as the Samsung Galaxy Grand Max.

January 05, 2015

The Best of 2014: Smartphones under Php5k

The world just turned a year older, and we ought to update the lists we have to have a more complete guide for your purchase. For the budget-oriented, here’s an updated list of some of the best bang-for-the-buck smartphones to buy under Php5k.

January 03, 2015

Archos 50 Diamond unveiled, 2GB RAM, Octa-core, LTE smartphone

French device manufacturer Archos accelerates ahead into the CES Week as it announced the 50 Diamond, a budget-friendly smartphone powered by an octa-core Snapdragon processor and 2GB of RAM.

December 28, 2014

CloudFone Excite 501o Unveiled, Php5K Octa-core Smartphone

CloudFone has quietly snatched the title away from SKK Mobile for having the cheapest Android smartphone with octa-core processor as the company unveiled the Excite 501o.

December 24, 2014

ZTE Speed now official, LTE phone with a sub-Php5k price tag

Chinese device manufacturer ZTE just unveiled the Speed, an entry-level smartphone that packs a Snapdragon 410 chipset, LTE, and a sub-Php5k price tag.

December 11, 2014

Bose QC25 Noise-cancelling Headphones Review

Another Bose product is up for us to test out and this time it’s the QuietComfort 25 or simply the QC25. It is the successor to the well-received QC15 back in 2009. With it comes a more improved active noise cancellation (ANC) and is made of better function-targeted materials.

December 10, 2014

Vivo X5 Max now official, world’s slimmest smartphone

Vivo has officially launched the X5 Max, a dual-SIM Android smartphone that packs a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display, 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and a body that is just 4.75 mm thick.

December 03, 2014

O+ EVO 4G announced, 5-inch LTE smartphone for Php7,995

O+ USA has long been criticized for pricing their products a notch or two higher than the similarly spec’d devices in the market. But the company seems like it’s slowly learning from its mistakes as they unveiled the O+ EVO 4G – the company’s first LTE-enabled smartphone with 5-inch 1280×720 display.

December 01, 2014

Giveaway: 25 O+ Phones in 25 Days of Christmas

It’s December once again and our friends from O+ USA are reviving our annual “25 Days of Christmas: 25 O+ Phones in 25 Days“. Starting today, we’ll be giving away one phone each day to one of our lucky readers.

October 31, 2014

Giveaway: Download GDeals App, win an iPhone 5S

Last time, we gave away a Samsung Galaxy S5 to one of our GDeals app user. This week, we’re giving away another one — this time, it’s iPhone 5S. How cool is that? See below on how you can score the phone.

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 13, 2014

MyPhone Rio Junior: 3.5-inch, dual-core for Php1,799

We spotted the MyPhone Rio Junior being sold in one of the shops at Sta. Lucia East Grand Mall, featuring a dual-core CPU, dual-SIM capabilities, Andoid Kitkat, and a very low price tag.

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 07, 2014

Nexus 6 benchmark surfaces, beats iPhone 6 & Galaxy S5

After seeing the leaked specs of Google’s Nexus 6 (aka Motorola Shamu/Nexus X), a benchmark now surfaces with quite impressive scores.

October 02, 2014

Apple to replace iPhone 5 batteries for free even with third party displays

An update has emerged for Apple’s Battery Replacement Program for its iPhone 5 that even those that no longer have their original displays will be eligible for the replacement.

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

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

MyPhone Agua Rio LTE gets a price cut, now costs Php5,499

When we told you guys about the new Huawei Honor 4 Play, we mentioned that local players may be in a heap of trouble if and when it arrives locally. Well, MyPhone didn’t have to wait for that happen and decided to give the MyPhone Agua Rio LTE Php1,000 discount.

September 23, 2014

From Good to Great: 5 Tips to Improve Smartphone Photos

A celebrated photographer by the name of Chase Jarvis once said that “the best camera is the one that’s with you”, and nowadays that camera will most likely be the one on your smartphone. Somehow, most of us don’t fully utilize our smartphone’s camera capabilities yet and end up with run-of-the-mill snaps, potentially losing the […]

September 15, 2014

Will you pay $999 to shoot 4K videos on your iPhone 5S?

4K video recording is slowly becoming a “must have” feature on mobile devices. In fact, most Android flagships are capable of recording at this rate, but the iPhone, even the new iterations, still can’t do 4K out of the box until now.

September 11, 2014

5 “innovations” for iPhone 6 not new to Android phones

Apple already unveiled its newest handsets – the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Along with them come features that are pleasant and new to the ears of iFans but have already been experienced by Android users for quite some time now. We list down these features for comparison’s sake.

August 30, 2014

How to get your iPhone 5 battery replacement for free

We’ve recently reported on Apple’s Battery Replacement Program for the iPhone 5 first coming to America and China. Now it’s our turn since the program is now in effect here in the Philippines. Here’s the procedure of what you should do and how to find the nearest service provider.

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