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June 24, 2014

Tamron outs 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III MFT lens

Tamron has recently announced their first super-zoom lens for Micro Four-Thirds camera dubbed as the Tamron 14-150mm f/3.5-5.8 Di III.

June 06, 2014

Toshiba Encore 7 announced, Win8.1 tablet for USD150?

The launch of the first Google Nexus 7 back in 2012 has undoubtedly paved the way for cheaper Android tablets in the market. Toshiba is trying to replicate that same game plan, but it’s doing so in the Windows tablet section. Folks meet the Toshiba Encore 7, a Windows 8.1 tablet with a 7-inch display […]

June 04, 2013

Kupa UltraNote X15: Full HD, Core i7, 8GB RAM, 3.5G

On eof the rare devices we spotted at the Microsoft booth this afternoon was the Kupa UltraNote X15, a 10-inch full HD Windows 8 tablet that’s very similar to the Surface Pro.

May 20, 2013

O+ 8.15 Review

It looks like the new standard for a flagship phone is now pegged at 5-inches and comes with a quad-core chip. That’s where the O+ 8.15 is sitting at right now. Check out our full review after the break.

May 08, 2013

O+ 8.15: Affordable 5-inch, Quad-Core, Jellybean handset

O+ is bringing their own version of a 5-incher smartphone into the Philippines with this quad-core powered O+ 8.15 Jellybean smartphone. We’ve been testing this unit, fresh from their US headquarters, for several days now so we can share with you our initial impressions.

August 23, 2012

Windows 8 Pro upgrade now out for pre-order at $15

On October 26, 2012, Microsoft will start offering Windows 8 Pro upgrades to all PC users. Those who bought between June 2, 2012 to January 31, 2013 are eligible for a promo price of only $14.95.

July 07, 2012

Windows 8 upgrades to cost $15 and $40

Microsoft is offering all current and valid Windows users to upgrade to the Metro-flavored OS for a reasonable price.

April 13, 2011

BayanTel offers 3Mbps at Php899, 15GB cap

So there you go — another ISP offering capped plans on a faster pipe. I’m sure a lot of you have seen those big billboard ads while plying the roads of Metro Manila. BayanTel has a special package of 3Mbps BayanDSL for only Php899 a month.

December 02, 2010

Huawei Ideos U8150 on Froyo launched

Huawei Philippines launched several devices last night at the Establishment, Fort Taguig. One of the devices they officially launched was the Ideos U8150, the most affordable smartphone equipped with the latest Android 2.2 OS (Froyo).

September 01, 2014

Gionee Elife S5.1 revealed, 5.15 mm thin!

Looks like Gionee isn’t resting on its laurels when it comes to having the “world’s thinnest smartphone” as they have just dethroned the 5.5 mm Elife S5.5 with the release of the 5.15 mm thin Elife S5.1

September 01, 2014

Modder sets new record for AMD FX-8370, tops at 8722.78MHz

Some two weeks ago, we’ve seen how the Intel Core i7-4770K has been pushed to its limits, setting a new record at 7193.8MHz. Now it’s an AMD processor turn to make the headlines as a Finnish modder named The Stilt has successfully overclocked all of the eight cores of the FX-8370 all the way up […]

August 30, 2014

3,915 seized laptops from customs were given to DepEd

Nearly 4,000 confiscated laptops were turned over to the Department of Education (DepEd) for the betterment of the Alternative Learning System (ALS).

August 21, 2014

Mineski to hold “The Gathering” Hearthstone tourney, Php150K worth of prizes at stake

As Hearthstone’s popularity in the local gaming scene increases rapidly as day goes by, it only make sense for Mineski to tap into the success of this relatively new TCG and host one of the biggest local HS tournament to date called “The Gathering” with a prize pool amounting to Php150,00!

August 21, 2014

SanDisk Ultra II SSD launched, starts at $80

It’s been a busy week in the Solid-State Drive segment, we first saw the OCZ 100 which is followed by the launch of the Radeon R7 SS. Now it’s SanDisk’s turn to reveal its latest SSD offering, the SanDisk Ultra II which comes in four storage capacities with lowest one retailing for only USD80.

August 20, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php15k for 2014

Following our top 10 list of smartphones below Php10k, we have another one just for you! This time, we compiled the best smartphones falling under a price tag of Php15,000, so if you’re looking for your next smartphone and you have this much allocated for your budget, read on!

August 19, 2014

Solons file HB4715 for public schools w/o electricity to have solar panels

In the hopes of improving the quality of education in the country, two house representatives, namely Mariano Piamonte and Julieta Cortuna, under the A TEACHER party list have recently filed bill that will mandate the installation of solar panels to public schools in areas with no electricity.

August 10, 2014

AMD outs FirePro S9150 with 16GB GDDR5 RAM

Advanced Micro Devices has recently announced its new monster GPU dubbed as the AMD FirePro S9150 which is touted to go toe-to-toe with the NVidia Tesla K40 in the server GPU category.

August 05, 2014

Smartphone adoption in PH will triple in 2015 says research firm

OnDevice Research, a UK-based research firm that specializes in trends in mobile research, has recently published a report that reflects the current trend in the Philippines and the company predicts that there will be big jump in smartphone usage next year, making our country as one of fastest growing smartphone market in Southeast Asia.

July 31, 2014

Sony A77 Mark II lands, priced at Php86,999

Along with the new Sony RX 100 Mark III, Sony Philippines also launched the second iteration of their mid-tier SLT (Single Lens Translucent) APS-C camera, the Sony a77 II (ILCA-77M2).

July 24, 2014

ASUS ROG Swift PG278Q arrives in APAC & EU, priced at USD799

ASUS has finally made their new top-of-the-line gaming monitor, dubbed as ROG Swift PG278Q, available in APAC and Europe markets, and is immediately looking to lure in gamers with its 27-inch WQHD panel, not to mention support for NVidia G-Sync and 3D-Vision.

July 20, 2014

Lenovo A8-50 lands, priced at Php10,499

Along with the new Lenovo S850, Lenovo Philippines also launched its new 3G-capable tablet called the Lenovo A8-50 (A5500-HV) which sports an 8-inch High-Definition display and supports full phone functionality.

July 20, 2014

Lenovo PH launches S850, priced at Php13,999

Yesterday marks the local debut of the new Lenovo S850, a stylish 5-inch Android smartphone that runs a 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

July 04, 2014

Sharp Aquos Zeta SH-04F – 5.4-inch FHD, Snapdragon 801, IP57-certified

Here’s another smartphone that we can only wish to be available in the Philippines. The Sharp Aquos Zeta SH-04F is a super phone that sports a 5.4-inch FHD display with 81% screen-to-body ratio, Snapdragon 801 CPU, 3,300mAh battery, and an IP57-certified body.

July 03, 2014

PLDT to spend Php86 million to double bandwidth capacity

In keeping with the steady rise of demand for high-speed broadband internet in the country, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) has released a statement that the telco is planning to invest $2M to upgrade the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) cable system 100 Gigabit standards, increasing the bandwidth capacity by 200% in the process.

June 28, 2014

Nikon D810 officially launched, priced at USD3,300

Nikon has recently unveiled its mid-range Full-Frame DSLR camera, the Nikon D810. Its inherits almost all of the features of its predecessor, the D800/D800E, like the 36.3MP image sensor without OLPF (optical low-pass filter), but is equipped with the new EXPEED 4 processor, the same one found at the heart of the company’s flagship DSLR.

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