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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 […]

December 12, 2014

Feature This: iHealth HS5 WiFi Body Analysis Scale

I got a WiThings WiFi Scale in HongKong back in August and been using it to monitor my progress for several months each time I do my routine (swim, bike, run) so I was glad to discover there’s another body analysis scale that I can try.

December 02, 2014

YugaTech Christmas Gadget Guide 2014: Tablets

Unlike in the smartphone segment, consumers have lesser options when it comes to tablets. Nevertheless, we rounded up our list of best tablets that you can reward yourself or buy for your techie significant other this holiday season.

November 29, 2014

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro arrives in PH

Along with the two Yoga Tablet 2 that were launched last night, Lenovo Philippines also announced that projector-equipped Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro will be available in the local market starting next month.

November 29, 2014

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 officially lands

Yesterday marks official launch of the Lenovo Yoga 2 Tablet in the country – one of the company’s latest Android-powered slates that inherit most of the things that made its predecessor a hit for tablet users.

November 20, 2014

KingCom S!gma Stone Quick Review

The smartphone market is very lucrative that every Tom, Dick and Harry wants a piece of the pie. This is the reason local IT dealer is bringing their own brand of Android smartphones in the Philippines market. Read on and know more about the S!gma Stone.

November 01, 2014

YugaTech Daily News Recap (10/31/14)

Welcome to YugaTech’s Daily News Recap – a quick compilation of all the articles we’ve written the day before. So if you don’t have the time to scroll through our site for yesterday’s news, we got it all listed here for your convenience. Read our Daily News Recap for October 31, 2014.

October 31, 2014

Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM lands for Php11,990

Microsoft has just announced the local availability of the Nokia Lumia 730 in the Philippines. The handset mid-level handset has a dual-SIM capability and will retail for Php11,990.

October 09, 2014

MSI-ECS opens Beats Sound and Store Promo

MSI-ECS Philippines has recently announced the Beats Sound and Store promo which will reward consumers who will buy either a Beats Solo HD or Beats Pill 1.0 with a FREE 500GB Seagate Backup Plus Slim Portable Drive during the promo period.

September 30, 2014

Apple iPhone 6 Plus Review

Perhaps the device that got the most curiosity from Apple’s recent announcement is the iPhone 6 Plus. Apple not only introduced a bigger iPhone, it also paired it with another phablet iPhone. Check out our full review of the iPhone 6 Plus below.

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