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May 13, 2014

Starmobile drops prices of phablets

Starmobile announces the Big Time Promo which offers discounts for a number of their phablets. Some of the devices included in the sale are Starmobile Muse, Starmobile Diamond D3, Starmobile Diamond S3, and Starmbobile Diamond V7.

March 20, 2014

Xiaomi announces two variations of Redmi Note phablets

Xiaomi has officially announced Redmi’s successor and it seems like there are two variations of the previously-reported Redmi Note when it hits store shelves. Learn more of their specs and pricing after the break.

January 07, 2014

Alcatel One Touch POP C9, a 5.5-inch Android phablet

Alcatel just blew up their recent One Touch Magic low-end Android smartphone into a whopping 5.5-inch phablet, the Alcatel One Touch POP C9.

September 04, 2013

Oxford University adds Phablet & Selfie to its dictionary

In keeping with its quarterly tradition of adding new words in to its online dictionary, Oxford University has recently included words like Phablet and Selfie to their list, complete with definition, of course. Head past the break to see what the other tech-related terms that made it to their list.

January 05, 2013

ZTE to release a 5.7-inch 720p phablet

Aside from from the 5-inch 1080p Grand S and Nubia Z5 smartphones scheduled for this year, ZTE will also release a 5.7-inch phablet that sports a quad-core processor and a 720p display.

September 26, 2012

Pantech’s S4 Pro-powered Vega R3 phablet announced

Samsung and LG are not the only Korean players in the phablet market as Pantech launched the 5-inch, S4 Pro-powered Vega R3 to compete with the likes of the Galaxy Note 2 and the Optimus Vu.

July 17, 2014

ASUS Zenfone 5 priced at Php6,495

ASUS launches the Zenfone 5 which is a 5-inch phablet with an Intel Atom processor. It’s locally priced at Php6,495 and will be available starting next week.

July 11, 2014

All-glass iPhone and iPad could be Apple’s secret weapon

The iPhone 6, based from the renderings and mock-ups we’ve seen, is likely to sport an all-aluminum rear shell with its display made of tough sapphire glass. Well Apple has just been granted a patent that will enable the company to make an all-glass housing for its wide range of devices. Could this give the […]

June 22, 2014

Galaxy Note 4 specs leak for two variants with 3GB RAM

Leaked specifications for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 have emerged from an AnTuTu benchmark and it shows two variants with differing processing power on top of other key specs. They are most likely to make their appearance at the company’s IFA event on September as some of the most anticipated phablets for this year.

June 19, 2014

5.5-inch iPhone 6 is bigger than 5.7-inch Galaxy Note 3

We’ve been seeing the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 compared to other devices in terms of size, but its 5.5-inch counterpart hasn’t been getting much attention lately. In a video made by Tech Smartt, they pitted the iPhone 6 to other phablets in the market today.

June 13, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 surfaces with alleged specs

Here’s something for you phablet fans out there – reports of specifications have been going around, hinting on the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. It’s said to come out with Qualcomm’s new 805 processor along with a QHD display. Read more about it after the jump.

June 08, 2014

Apple iPhone 6 – what we know so far

Many are looking forward to the arrival of Apple’s upcoming flagship smartphone – the iPhone 6. There have been rumors here and there right from its alleged specs, features, and down to what its form factor could look like. We’ve compiled what we currently know about this device to give you a general idea on […]

June 01, 2014

Acer announces Liquid X1 octa-core LTE smartphone

Acer has just announced what could be one of the first LTE octa-core smartphone yet — the Acer Liquid X1. The 5.7-inch phablet uses Mediatek’s octa-core chip and got it running with Kitkat out of the box.

May 26, 2014

LG G3 display compared against Galaxy S5 and One M8

As we get closer and closer to seeing the LG G3, more and more details have been surfacing regarding the South Korean manufacturer’s next flagship smartphone. Just recently, LG itself has leaked the dimension of its upcoming handset and a mockup was made based on this to determine how big the display will be.

May 24, 2014

Toshiba will manufacture Project Ara’s processors

On an unexpected note, it looks like we’ll be seeing Toshiba-made CPUs once Google’s Project Ara becomes available on January. There are also three types of processors that the Japanese company will supply Google.

May 23, 2014

Gionee S96, world’s thinnest feature phone for Php1,799

Feature phones may just very well be a thing of past in this smartphone/phablet –dominated world we live in. But this doesn’t mean that there’s no more room left for handsets like the new Gionee S96 which, according to its maker, holds the title as the “Slimmest Feature Phone in the world”.

May 07, 2014

New HTC One Prime to get Snapdragon 805 and 2K display?

According to the Japanese blog HTCSoku, HTC is prepping a high-end phablet which will take roots on the success of the current One (M8). The alleged HTC One (M8) Prime is reported to be sporting a Snapdragon 805 processor and a display with 2560 x 1440 screen resolution. More details on its specs after the […]

May 01, 2014

April Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

We’re done with another month folks and that means we have a new round of gadgets that have been reviewed and tested. This includes the Samsung Galaxy S5, Oppo N1, and the Sony PlayStation 4. Have a look at our gadget reviews for the month of April.

April 26, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 gets Android KitKat update

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 owners can now expect an over-the-air KitKat update for their devices as the company started rolling them out. Open line owners are expected to get it first, while those under carriers are next in line.

April 24, 2014

Xiaomi to enter Philippine market this year

Popular Chinese consumer electronics company, Xiaomi, has announced that it is set to introduce its products to ten new markets, including the Philippines, this 2014.

April 19, 2014

List of smartphones with longest battery life

We all know that having a feature-packed smartphone means nothing if it has poor battery life that won’t last a day without being plugged in. If you’re out looking to upgrade your handset with great battery performance, you might want to check out this list of smartphones with the biggest batteries.

April 18, 2014

Moga Pro Power Controller Review

The Moga Pro Power is a Bluetooth gamepad designed for serious Android gamers. We tested the controller for a couple of weeks to see if it can indeed deliver on its promise to “transform your Android device into a mobile gaming system”.

April 09, 2014

OPPO N1 Review

OPPO will formally make its presence known in the Philippines tomorrow, adding to more than a dozen global, regional and local brands in the market. Along with it are 5 new handsets, including the Oppo N1 with its rotating 13-megapixel rear camera. Check out our full review after the break.

April 07, 2014

LG G Pro 2 officially launches in the PH for Php32,990

LG has made it official — the LG G Pro 2 is now available in the Philippines. This next-gen phablet carries a Full HD, 5.9-inch display that runs on a quad-core processor and 3GB of RAM. 

April 01, 2014

March Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

April is finally here folks, it’s the perfect month to hit the beach and enjoy your summer vacation. But before you do that let’s have a recap of all the gadgets we’ve reviewed last month. This includes the Starmobile Diamond X1 and the Cherry Mobile Cosmos Z2. Read our Gadget Reviews Roundup for the month […]

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