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September 05, 2013

Sony Xperia Z1 officially announced

Sony officially took the wraps off its latest Android handset that packs a dust and water resistant body and a 20.7 megapixel camera, the Xperia Z1.

September 04, 2013

LG G2 in the flesh, first impressions

Last week, we revealed that the LG G2 is set for Philippine release on September 25. We totally forgot to share about the short encounter we had with the actual device but we’re hoping to get another encounter here at IFA.

August 31, 2013

LG G2 launching in the Philippines on Sept.25

We recently received an invite to the local launching of the LG G2 slated on September 25, 2013.

August 26, 2013

12 Top-Earning IT/Tech Executives in the Philippines

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has recently released their annual list of Top 500 Individual Taxpayers. This list includes prominent names coming from different industries and based on this we compiled our own list of the twelve highest-earning IT executives in the country.

August 10, 2013

Sony HDR-GWP88V Handycam Review

For the past weeks, soft to heavy rains have been pouring, I had a lot of piled-up work that needed some video recording. Timing couldn’t have been better when this device arrived, and within those couple of weeks I had squeezed out the best and the worst of the Sony HDR-GP88V Handycam.

August 08, 2013

LG G2 official; 2.3GHz CPU, 5.2-inch fHD & 3,000mAh

Following one of the company’s most successful phones, the Optimus G, LG has finally announced its successor – the LG G2. The brand Optimus has been omitted from the naming this time, and a lot of improvements are promised as the Korean company plays out their card.

August 01, 2013

Nokia Lumia 925 lands locally, priced at Php23,500

Today, Nokia PH has finally announced the arrival of the revamped version of their previous flagship smartphone, the Lumia 925, to our local shelves. They’ve also announced the handset’s local pricing which is currently pegged at Php23,500.

July 31, 2013

Ubuntu Edge: Campaign Update

Canonical started their Ubuntu Edge campaign on Indiegogo 8 days ago and went off with a good start. However, things are starting to slow down and the superphone might not see the light of day if this continues.

July 31, 2013

Lenovo K900 Review

Lenovo pumped their newest flagship smartphone, the K900, with an Intel Atom processor instead of the more popular chips like Mediatek or Qualcomm Snapdragon. This drew both praises and criticisms especially from those who used to number of cores. Check out our full review of the Lenovo K900 if it did make the cut.

July 29, 2013

Nokia Lumia 925 PureView Review

Owners of the recently released Nokia Lumia 920 might be a bit disappointed to learn that the Lumia 925 is the better-looking sibling. Same hardware, different design. What was Nokia thinking? Check out our full review of the Nokia Lumia 925 below to find out.

July 19, 2013

Our Top 10 Smartphones Under Php20k as of mid-2013

At present, there are a lot of smartphones to choose from and it’s really getting confusing on which one to get. If you are on a tight budget and eyeing on a brand new smartphone, you should check out our rundown of our top 10 smartphones under Php20,000 that are available now.

July 17, 2013

Pre-Ordering the Xbox One

While the Xbox One is still set for release in November, pre-orders are already up on the Microsoft site for some time. We’ve only made our pre-order this week after finally completing our Globe GCash American Express membership and using it to pay for the purchase.

July 01, 2013

Nokia Lumia 925 unboxed, in the flesh

We received a shipment of another flagship phone from Nokia all the way from Europe. It came with a challenge that we put it to a test against other phones in the camera department. That’s how confident Nokia believes their Lumia 925 will trump the competition.

June 30, 2013

Sony HDR-GWP88 unboxed in the flesh, first impressions

Waterproof, shockproof, dustproof & freezeproof; those are the makings of the Sony HDR-GWP88 Handycam that was launched days ago for the local market. It features 16GB of internal memory and a unique built-in projector. We have one to unbox right now, so read on.

June 21, 2013

Samsung ATIV Tab 3 is a 10-inch Windows 8 tablet

Samsung today announced their first 10-inch Windows 8 tablet called the Samsung ATIV Tab 3. It follows the look and feel of the Galaxy Note 10.1 but runs Windows 8 instead.

June 21, 2013

Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite runs quad-core processor

Along with the ATIV 9 Plus, Samsung also introduced a more affordable ultrabook called the ATIV 9 Lite.

May 17, 2013

Alcatel One Touch Scribe HD Review

One of Alcatel’s competitively priced Android offerings is the One Touch Scribe HD. It has a 5-inch HD display, Android Jellybean, a quad-core processor, and a sub-Php14K price tag, to boot. Let’s find out if the Scribe HD is worth every penny by reading our full review.

May 14, 2013

Nokia Lumia 720 Review

Launched together with the Lumia 520 during this year’s Mobile World Congress, the Nokia Lumia 720 is the Finnish firm’s latest mid-range offering under its Windows Phone 8 lineup. A refresher to the Lumia 710, the 720 packs a handful of nifty features found on its high-end siblings whilst keeping the mid-tier price range.

May 14, 2013

Nokia Lumia 925 is now official, L920 on steroids

Following the release of the Asha a couple of days ago, Nokia announces a new flagship phone – the Lumia 925. The phone is every bit of the Lumia 920 but better. It has 4G LTE, an improved aluminum frame and a few software additions.

May 12, 2013

Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra Review

Earning the title of world’s thinnest smartphone in the market certainly gives the Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra some attention. It’s an impressive feat but one that comes with a bit of a drawback. Read on and find out in our full review of the One Touch Idol Ultra.

April 30, 2013

Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra first impressions

The Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra is now enjoying the title of world’s slimmest smartphone. At 6.45mm, it beats the iPhone 5 by more than a millimeter (7.6mm) and the recently launched Galaxy S4 (7.9mm).

April 26, 2013

Alcatel’s 2013 Line-Up for the PH: All under Php15k

Just recently, Alcatel launched a series of competitively-priced Android devices that were first seen on this year’s CES. The lineup includes a pair of phablets, a 7-inch tablet and the world’s thinnest phone – the One Touch Idol Ultra. All these devices have one thing in common; they are all priced under Php15,000.

April 25, 2013

Alcatel Idol Ultra: Thinnest phone lands for Php15k

The world’s thinnest phone (at the time of this writing) has arrived in the Philippines — the Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra. The device packs a 4.65-inch 720p display, an 8MP camera, a dual-core CPU and Android 4.1 Jellybean, all in a 6.45mm body.

April 07, 2013

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E130 lands, starts at Php28k

Lenovo has refreshed its 11-inch ThinkPad Edge line-up with the latest, 3rd-gen Intel chips and adjusted the starting price to just a little below Php30k.

March 13, 2013

LG Optimus G Review

LG’s back-to-back release of the Nexus 4 and Optimus G has placed it back among the top of flagship choices this quarter. As the fraternal twin of the Nexus 4, the Optimus G shares a lot of similarities with the former both in design and hardware specification. Check out our full review of the LG […]

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