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January 16, 2015

HTC’s new phablet rumored w/ QHD display, 810 CPU, UltraPixel cam

A Brazilian website claims to have the exclusive scoop on HTC‘s alleged phablet. It will reportedly be called the Hima Ace Plus and will run on the latest Qualcomm processor, a 2K resolution display, and more.

January 11, 2015

The Best of 2014: A Quick Guide on Smartphones and Phablets

Over the past week, we’ve rounded up some of 2014’s best smartphones and phablets to encapsulate what the hot devices were for 2014. We then compiled them in this Quick Guide so you guys could easily check them out. From the best flagship phones down to feature phones, we’ve got you covered.

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 11, 2014

Phablet Battle: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. iPhone 6 Plus

It’s the first time that Apple created a phablet, a category that Samsung popularized since 4 years ago with the Galaxy Note. For the last 4 years, Samsung continues to dominate the category, selling millions of Galaxy Note devices each year. So the obvious question is — will the iPhone 6 Plus steal the Note […]

October 27, 2014

ZTE Grand X2 L phablet to go on sale for just Php2k

For a limited time tomorrow, ZTE will be putting a huge discount on their 5.5-inch Grand X2 L (V969) smartphone that sports a MediaTek quad-core CPU, 1GB RAM, and dual-SIM capabilities. From its original price of Php11,990, it will go on sale for just Php1,999.

October 20, 2014

YugaTech’s Top Phablets of 2014

We’re now in the last few months of the year and so far almost all smartphone brands have already announced or launched their smartphones for 2014 including those with large screens. So for this article we compiled the best phablets from each brand, international and local. Take a look at our list of Top Phablets […]

October 16, 2014

Phablet Wars: Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Motorola-made Nexus 6 was officially announced today and it is Google’s first Nexus smartphone to enter phablet territory at almost 6-inches. Like most flagship releases, we put it up against its rivals particularly the veteran in this category, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

September 15, 2014

Ten incoming ‘phablets’ to watch out for in the PH

Planning to get a new smartphone with a large screen but do not know yet which one to get? We’ve got you covered as we’ve compiled a list of ten newly announced ‘phablets’, including the new Galaxy Notes and the iPhone 6 Plus, that we expect to arrive here in the Philippines.

August 24, 2014

THL T6S is a quad-core phablet with KitKat for Php3,999

Novo7Tech has announced that they will soon offer the THL T6S – a 5-inch smartphone that features a quad-core processor, 5-megapixel camera, and runs on the latest Android KitKat operating system. Jump past the break for details and availability.

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.

January 16, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs ASUS Zenfone 2

Since Xiaomi is proud at offering flagship specs for cheaps, why not we also place it side-by-side a company that’s also on this same page? The ASUS Zenfone 2 has been making a lot of noise lately because of its heavy specs that will supposedly be light on the pocket. Let’s see how these two […]

January 16, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Apart from the iPhone 6 Plus, we also pit the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro against a fellow Android device this time — the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. How would their specs fare against each other? We find out.

January 16, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi Mi Note Pro vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus

With Xiaomi announcing their phablet with premium specs and affordable price tag, they’re obviously going after and competing against other manufacturers in the same scene. One of them is Apple with its iPhone 6 Plus. Let’s take a look at the side-by-side comparison of both their specs.

January 14, 2015

Blackview Heatwave: 5.5-inch, Kitkat, quad-core for Php6K

Blackview Philippines has also announced that it will soon offer the Heatwave, a dual-SIM Android phablet that sports a 5.5-inch HD display, quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, 5.5mm slim body, and a Php6K price tag.

January 11, 2015

Oppo U3 goes official with 4x optical zoom

Oppo is having a new member and what’s nice about this new smartphone is its dedicated audio chip and 4x optical zoom. This is the Oppo U3.

January 10, 2015

The Best of 2014: Smartphones Below Php15K

You’ve seen most of our Best of 2014 stories and here to give you a quick guide on midrange phones is this compilation! These phones don’t go beyond the Php15K limit and mostly sport impressive specs like 2GB/3GB of RAM, Full HD display, and octa-core processors. Basically, these are the smartphones you’d consider when you want almost-flagship […]

January 09, 2015

Samsung Galaxy A-Series hands-on, first impressions

Yesterday, Samsung launched in the Philippines the Galaxy A-Series, namely the Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, and the Galaxy A7. These are metal clad Android smartphones with slim bodies, sporting screen sizes of 4.5-inches, 5-inches, and 5.5-inches. Find out what we think of Samsung’s latest smartphones by reading our hands-on below.

January 09, 2015

O+ Fab Elite 2.0 Review

We gave our first impressions with the O+ Fab Elite 2.0 last December. After weeks of using it, some impressions stayed the same and more came in. Will this 6.5” phablet from O+ be a worthy device for your big pockets? Read on to find out.

January 08, 2015

LG showcases smartphone display that curves on both sides

People were amazed when Samsung revealed its Galaxy Note Edge, a phablet with a display that curves on one side. Not to be overshadowed, LG Display showcased its own smartphone display that curves not just on one side but on both sides.

January 05, 2015

The Best of 2014: Smartphones under Php5k

The world just turned a year older, and we ought to update the lists we have to have a more complete guide for your purchase. For the budget-oriented, here’s an updated list of some of the best bang-for-the-buck smartphones to buy under Php5k.

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