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May 21, 2015

List of Stores Where You Can Officially Buy an Asus Zenfone 2

Now that the Asus Zenfone 2 have been officially announced locally, you’re probably wondering where you can buy one. Luckily the local arm of the Taiwanese firm has provided a master list of stores nationwide that sells local Zenfone units that are covered by the company’s one-year warranty.

June 11, 2014

Beats Drenched Solo HD now available locally

MSI-ECS, one of the largest distributors of consumer electronics in the country, has recently announced that they are bringing the Beats by Dr. Dre Solo HD (Drenched) in the Philippines and it’s going to be retailed for Php12,500.

May 27, 2014

Zopo ZP980+ now available locally, priced at Php11,999

In addition to the ZP998, Novo7 Tech also announced the availability of the Zopo ZP980+ which has a similar engine configuration as the ZP98, but with a smaller 5-inch full-HD screen.

March 10, 2014

Funny and amazing stuff about tech in the Philippines

From being the text messaging capital of the world to becoming one of the top IT outsourcing hubs in the planet, the Philippines has certainly achieved a lot especially when it comes to anything that involves tech. For that we’re going to list some of the funny and amazing stuff about the technology industry in […]

July 18, 2013

Lenovo K900 hits the local stores

One of the highly-anticipated (and debated, if I may add) Android smartphone – the Lenovo K900 – has finally hit the local shelves and is priced at Php22,999, which is 1K more than what we predicted.

April 06, 2013

Nokia Lumia 720 lands locally, gets priced

Nokia Philippines has announced on their Facebook Fan Page that the Lumia 720 is now available locally with a price tag under Php15K.

March 27, 2013

Acer Liquid E1 out in stores for Php10,990

Acer is back in the local market with their Android smartphone line-up. The Liquid E1 is a 4.5-inch, dual-SIM Jellybean handset selling in stores for Php10,990.

March 06, 2013

LG Optimus G launched in the Philippines

This evening, LG Philippines formally launched the Optimus G in the country and units will be available in stores by next week. The Optimus G is also the first LTE supported* handset to be released by LG in the Philippines.

July 02, 2012

Local HTC One S gets 1.7GHz S3 and not 1.5GHz S4

After repeated calls, emails and store visits, we’ve independently verified that the HTC One S that was released in the Philippines last week runs a Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 1.7GHz and not the Snapdragon S4 1.5GHz.

August 28, 2011

Lenovo IdeaPad K1 tablet hit stores for Php24,995

Lenovo’s very own Android Honeycomb tablet, the IdeaPad K1, just hit the local stores this week-end and selling for Php24,995.

April 27, 2011

Apple confirms iPad2 in the Philippines on April 29

So it seems Apple really wanted to make the announcement themselves. The official press release of the launch of the iPad 2 in the Philippines after the jump.

April 25, 2011

Apple sets local release of iPad 2 this Friday

So it looks like the iPad 2 will be officially released in the Philippines this Friday. Now, that’s way earlier than what we expected before. Power Mac Center revealed the local launch date thru their FB page.

December 15, 2010

iPad Launch in Philippines: Win or Fail?

So the Apple Philippines Online Store has finally added the iPad to the online store (although the link still goes to a blank page) in preparation for the official release in the Philippines.

October 19, 2010

How your gadgets are priced in the Philippines

I’ve always wondered how gadgets (or electronic appliances) are priced when they land in the Philippines. Been asking around and doing some research and here’s what I got from various sources.

May 14, 2008

More details about Dell Philippines

Been getting email and SMS inquiries about Dell retail stores here in the Philippines since its launch last month so I sent a couple of questions to Dell to get more details about their local presence. Check out their reply after the jump.

January 17, 2008

Dell Philippines to enter PC retail?

That came as a surprise. Read from the Inquirer that Dell Philippines is targeting the PC retail market in the country. Is the Philippine market for desktop PCs huge enough for Dell to join in the fierce competition that’s already fought by Acer, IBM, HP and Lenovo?

August 04, 2007

Direct-to-Home PC Market in the Philippines

I was invited to the opening of Rising Sun Computers’ new branch along Taft Avenue yesterday. They were one of our sponsors during the recent Philippine Blog Awards and I thought it would be nice to finally meet owners Angela and Jack Conti. They had that supposedly new Wowowee co-host Valerie Concepcion for some autograph […]

July 25, 2015

Lenovo A7000 Now Available Outside of Lazada

Considered as one of the best bang-for-buck mid-range smartphones, the Lenovo A7000 was only available at Lazada since it was launched locally back in May.

July 20, 2015

Motorola Moto X Quick Review

It has been a long time since Motorola made a presence in the Philippines so it is a bit of a surprise that they made another attempt this year. This time, it brought three of its most popular handsets from last year; among them is the 2nd-generation Moto X.

July 17, 2015

Dell XPS 13 2015 ultrabook lands for Php74,990

Dell’s lightest and thinnest 13-inch ultrabook, the XPS 13, has quietly been released in the Philippines with several PC stores already selling the unit since last week.

July 10, 2015

Huawei Honor Powerbank AP007 lands for Php1,090

Huawei’s very own powerbank has just landed. The 13,000mAh powerbank retails for Php1,090 in stores.

June 21, 2015

6 Must-Buy Android Smartphones under Php10,000

These days, one does not have to spend a huge amount of money to get a very capable smartphone. At the sweet spot of just Php10,000 or less, there are dozens of really good handsets to be had. Check out below what we think best suits this price range.

June 14, 2015

Huawei P8 Review

Launched last June 2 in Singapore, the Huawei P8 is the latest flagship together with the phablet counterpart, the P8 Max. Check out our full review of the Huawei P8 after the break.

April 08, 2015

Top Ten Stories in YugaTech: March 2015

March has passed, and so are the stories that made it to the headlines. Here are our Top Ten stories in YugaTech for the past month.

April 03, 2015

Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi Quick Review

First introduced back in June 2014 during Computex in Taipei, the Transformer Book T300 Chi promises to be the thinner hybrid tablet and laptop for Asus. It is also during its launch that we heard of the Intel Core M processor for the first time.

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