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October 03, 2012

Smart now selling nano-SIM for Php40

Smart has just announced that their own nano-SIM cards are now available in stores for only Php40 (for the prepaid SIM).

February 01, 2015

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Free on Smart Data Plan 2000

If you’ve been waiting for Huawei’s flagship smartphone to land on any of the local telcos, then you’re in luck because you can get one, at no extra cost if we may add, if you subscribe to Smart Communication’s Data Plan 2000/3000 and All-In Plan 2500.

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.

November 27, 2014

Bunch of the Biggest Batteries: 10 Smartphones With Highest Battery Capacities

Are you always on the prowl for a power outlet to charge your lifeless smartphone? Can it not keep up with your busy and always on-the-go lifestyle? Your phone might be running on a battery that’s not packed adequately for the kind of usage that you demand. In this article we list down 10 smartphones with the […]

August 04, 2014

Our List of Top 5 Selfie Smartphones

With Makati and Pasig being Time’s “Selfiest Cities in the World,” it’s no wonder why we now also take note of the smartphone’s front camera when we’re checking specifications of handsets. In this article we list down our top 5 selfie smartphones with packed front cameras that have been announced so far.

April 19, 2013

Smart Prepaid LTE goes live

Smart prepaid subscribers can now experience blazing fast internet connection as the MVP-owned Telco launched the Smart Prepaid LTE.

November 03, 2012

Sim Lim shops running scams on customers

Our recent visit to Singapore over the week-end got us scouring around the shops of Sim Lim and Funan Digital IT Mall. Sim Lim has been a favorite gadget mall since a lot of stores carry new and interesting gadgets where you can haggle for discounts. Our recent visit was totally different though.

September 27, 2012

How to cut the micro-SIM into a nano-SIM

Since the iPhone 5 is already out in the gray market, we managed to get a nano-SIM from a Globe Store a couple of days ago. They sell it for Php40 for prepaid or you can get a free replacement SIM if you’re on postpaid. Smart still doesn’t sell any nano-SIM so we had to […]

September 24, 2012

Globe starts selling Prepaid Nano-SIM for Php40

A couple of weeks ago, Globe mentioned that they will start selling the nano-SIM this month. True enough, the prepaid nano-SIMs are now available in select Globe stores nationwide.

September 06, 2012

Globe confirms Nano-SIM, to start selling this month

Globe has finally admitted that it’s going to start selling the new Nano-SIM in its stores in anticipation of the new smartphones that will be using it. They were careful not to mention that yet-to-be-announced iPhone 5 that Apple is set to unveil in September 12.

September 05, 2012

Nano-SIM spotted at Globe warehouse!

While we’re all waiting for the official announcement of the upcoming iPhone 5 on September 12, we just got an email from a source who took a picture of a Globe Nano-SIM.

July 26, 2012

Sony Smart Headset Pro MW1 Review

Sony has been really keen on creating Bluetooth accessories for Android phones lately, the ‘Live View’ wrist watch was a hit despite its software flaws and its successor, the ‘Smart Watch’ also seem to suffer from the same fate causing its Play Store page to get flooded with 1-star ratings.

June 05, 2012

Apple’s Nano-SIM is the new Black

Just when we thought that microSIM design is the smallest that we’ll see on a mobile phone, a new reduced design has been approved to take over its place as the industry standard — the nano-SIM.

December 24, 2011

Giveaway: FB &Tweet away w/ the Smart Netphone 701

Got this Smart Netphone 701 thru a raffle during the launch event a couple of months back. After I published the review here, it stayed in my gadget shelf until I found it wanting to have a new owner. So here’s your chance to take home this Android smartphone.

March 03, 2015

Lenovo Vibe Shot: 16MP camera w/ Infrared AF and OIS

Lenovo’s camera-centric smartphone, the Vibe Shot, is finally official. It packs a 16 megapixel camera with Infrared Auto Focus and optical image stabilizer, 64-bit Snapdragon octa-core CPU, dual nano SIM support with LTE, Android 5.0 Lollipop, and aluminum chassis.

February 10, 2015

HTC Desire 626 now official in Taiwan

HTC has officially launched in Taiwan the HTC Desire 626 – an Android smartphone with a 5-inch HD display, Snadpragon 410 CPU, 13 megapixel camera, and LTE connectivity.

February 08, 2015

HTC Desire Eye Quick Review

The latest flagship smartphone to be announced by HTC is the Desire Eye and while the handset company no longer distributes in the Philippines, they’re still very much active in neighboring countries like Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Our review unit was bought at the HKIA during our lay-over flight to Kota Kinabalu last week.

January 19, 2015

Lenovo Vibe X2 Review

In December of 2013, Lenovo released the Vibe X which is a very nice device with decent specs but commands a high price given its limitations. Almost a year later, the company released its successor, the Vibe X2, now with better specs, build and design. Not to mention, a cheaper launch price compared to its […]

January 16, 2015

Xiaomi Mi Note to arrive in the Philippines in Q2

Mi Philippines has revealed that Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone, the Mi Note, will arrive in the country in the second quarter of 2015.

January 15, 2015

Xiaomi Mi Note Now Official

The highly-anticipated launch of Xiaomi’s new flagship smartphone has commenced, and after a short moment of reminiscing about the company’s achievement, CEO Lei Jun hopped on stage to introduce the new Xiaomi Mi Note.

January 09, 2015

The Best of 2014: Top 5 Phablets

It’s often said that there are “different strokes for different folks”. Some like it big, while some prefer stuff that are adequate in size. If you belong to the former group, then here‘s our list of phablets that, in our opinion, made it BIG in the local scene last year.

December 28, 2014

Sony Xperia Z3 Review

Barely 7 months after announcing the Xperia Z2, Sony suddenly unveiled the Xperia Z3 as its successor. That’s two flagships in just a year, probably a first in any global brand. Check out our full review of the Sony Xperia Z3 below.

November 29, 2014

Nokia Lumia 830 Review

The Lumia 830 is one of the last few Windows Phone smartphones to carry the Nokia brand. It’s a mid-range device but sports a PureView camera and a beautiful design and build that reminds us of its flagship brother, the Lumia 930. Is the Nokia Lumia 830 worth buying? Find out by reading our full […]

November 25, 2014

BlackBerry Passport hands-on, first impressions

We just came from the BlackBerry Passport’s local launch and we got the chance to fiddle around with the device for a little while. Here’s our hands-on experience with it.

November 18, 2014

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Review

Huawei wants to leave a good impression in the handset market and the Ascend Mate7 is looking to be the smartphone that will make that happen. Check out our full review of the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 below.

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