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April 21, 2014

List of octa-core Android smartphones in the Philippines

Planning to buy an Android smartphone that runs on all eights? If yes then take a look at our list of octa-core Android smartphones that are currently being sold here in the Philippines.

July 25, 2014

AnTuTu’s Top Performing Smartphones for Q2 2014

AnTuTu, maker of the most popular smartphone and tablet benchmarking utility for Android, AnTuTu Benchmarks, has released a list of their ten top performing smartphones for Q2 of 2014.

July 21, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php10k for (Mid) 2014

We’re more than halfway through the year once again and we’re here with another top 10 list, this one being for smartphones with prices below Php10,000. If you’re looking for great phones at this budget, then it’s time to read on!

July 10, 2014

Octa-core Lenovo Golden Warrior A8 to launch July 18

Lenovo finally announces the official launch date for its Golden Warrior A8 – an LTE octa-core smartphone that is by far the cheapest we’ve seen. It’s slated to launch later this month with a price tag of no more than Php6K.

April 30, 2014

SKK releases the Kraken with octa-core processor under Php12,999

SKK Mobile today announces the Kraken which is its first octa-core smartphone. Targeted to go up against other local devices sporting the same processor, the company claims that the Kraken will be the most affordable octa-core in the market.

April 01, 2014

Starmobile Tiny, octa-core with 9,000mAh battery

Starmobile has teased their next flagship device that will sport a flip-phone design, octa-core CPU, and a monster 9,000mAh battery – the Starmobile Tiny.

March 26, 2014

Starmobile Octa offered at Php1,415 per month

It seems like Starmobile really wants its recently-launched smartphone Octa to be easily availed and experienced by everyone as it can now be yours using installment payments.

March 18, 2014

Starmobile Octo: 5-inch Full HD, Dual-SIM, Octa-Core?

Starmobile recently teased their upcoming smartphone on their Facebook page which is currently under the alias of Starmobile ‘O’. They also included a sketch to give us an idea on what the phone will look like. After some digging we think we have an idea what it will pack under the hood.

February 26, 2014

Kazam Tornado 2, the cheaper octa-core smartphone

On the lookout for an octa-core smartphone but have a tight budget? The UK-based company, Kazam (not the movie with Shaq), has launched the Tornado 2 smartphones with specs competing with the likes of Samsung and HTC.

February 24, 2014

Mediatek MT6732 is a 64-bit LTE Quad-core chip

Aside from the octa-core chip that Mediatek has recently released and found its way to several smartphones in the Philippines, the chipmaker has also announced its very first 64-bit SoC with LTE connectivity.

February 11, 2014

MediaTek announces MT6595 4G LTE Octa-Core SOC

MediaTek has just announced the world’s first octa-core SOC for smartphones that supports 4G LTE connectivity and powered by the latest Cortex-A17 CPUs from ARM – the MT6595.

January 27, 2014

YugaTech Asks: Moto G or high end local smartphones?

The Motorola Moto G is yet to arrive here in the Philippines, and surely a lot of people are waiting for it – mainly because of its high-end internals paired with the affordable price tag of just $179 to $199. We managed to nab one in Singapore for just Php9,000, a price that is a […]

January 18, 2014

Zopo outs ZP80+; Octacore phone for less than Php7.5K!

Smartphones with Octacore chipset is slowly becoming a hot commodity in the market, but oftentimes these handset are rather expensive. That’s certainly not the case though with the recently announced Zopo ZP80+ which only costs ¥999 or little under Php7,500.

April 13, 2013

What will high-end phones be like next year?

Back then, HDTVs were rare and extremely high-end, cameraphones were regarded as totally rad, and phones that can double as an MP3 player were so cool. Times have changed.

January 11, 2013

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa packs an 8-core processor

Samsung Electronics has announced their next-generation system on a chip (SoC) that will power their future smartphones and tablets — the Exynos 5 Octa.

July 23, 2014

Estar Takee 1 could be the first holographic smartphone

There are a lot of smartphones that catch our attention because of unusual features, and the Estar Takee 1 is the newest entry on the list. It claims to be the world’s first holographic smartphone – exactly like the devices we usually see in movies.

June 25, 2014

THL W200s goes on sale, now retails for Php7,980

In an effort to steal some of the limelight away from Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi3 flash sale, Novo7 Tech has given some of their offerings a price cut at Lazada. One of which is the THL W200s that’s originally sold for Php11k, but will be retailed for only Php7,980 starting today until tomorrow (or while supply […]

June 22, 2014

O+ Air Review

Octa-cores have become a common inclusion among flagship phones this year. It has also been used as a major marketing term so it’s no wonder O+ has also banked on the same popularity when they announced their latest flagship handset. Check out our full review of the O+ Air after the break.

June 10, 2014

Huawei Mulan looks to be the best flagship phone yet

Huawei seems to be on the works to release its next flagship device. Codenamed ‘Mulan‘, it has a really slim profile and impressive specs which reports say could be “one of the best phones, ever.”

June 04, 2014

Acer Liquid X1 in the flesh, first impressions

Acer made a surprise announcement when they unveiled the Liquid X1, an LTE-capable octa-core smartphone powered by a Mediatek chip.

May 30, 2014

O+ Air in the flesh, first impressions

With the introduction of the O+ Air, O+ USA has officially entered the competitive market of octacore smartphones powered by Mediatek. Both global and local handsets have been releasing a lot of the MT6592 chip since the start of the year so it’s interesting to see how they packaged their device.

May 26, 2014

Zopo ZP998 lands, priced at Php13,499

Novo7 Tech, the official distributor of THL smartphones in the country, has recently announced that the Zopo ZP998, a 5.5-inch smartphone running on MT6592 Octa-core processor with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, is now available in select Novo7 Tech booths around the metro.

May 17, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity Review

We have already covered a lot about Cherry Mobile‘s newest flagship phone, the Omega Infinity. We have compared it to its competitors and have even published a quick review already. Now it receives our detailed review treatment, so read on our full Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity review down below.

April 27, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity Quick Review

Cosmic Technologies recently announced their latest flagship handset, the Cherry Mobile Omega Infinity. We took a couple of days with it so we can share some early observations about the device.

April 26, 2014

MyPhone Infinity gets priced at Php12,999

MyPhone’s latest flagship smartphone, the Infinity, which sports a 5-inch Full HD display, octa-core CPU, and 16 megapixel camera, finally gets priced at Php12,999.

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