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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.

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 […]

March 31, 2014

Me Mobile Phab7 Review

Local manufacturer Me Mobile sent us its Phab7 to try and test out. Here’s our review of this dual-SIM phablet that retails for only PhP4,995.

March 28, 2014

LG G Pro 2 and G2 Mini coming April 7

Two new smartphones from LG are coming to the Philippines this first week of April — the LG G Pro 2 and the LG G2 Mini.

March 28, 2014

ZTE Nubia X6: 3GB RAM, 128GB storage, 13MP front and rear cameras

The previously-reported smartphone from ZTE under the Nubia brand was just launched and it’s got a list of (really, really) impressive specs more so in terms of imaging. Read the full list of the Nubia X6 after the break.

March 24, 2014

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Review

Phone manufacturers have steadily increased the sizes of their screens from the 3.5 – 4 inches two years ago, to the current norm of 5 to 5.5 inches. Sony bucks the trend with its Xperia Z1 Compact.

March 22, 2014

Lenovo Golden Warrior S8 official, battles Xiaomi in China

Lenovo released a promotional poster that confirms the Golden Warrior S8 — a 5.3-inch dual-SIM octa-core phablet with an aircraft-grade aluminum frame body. The S8 goes head-on with Xiaomi’s $130 Redmi Note with its $126 (approx. Php5,700) price tag.

March 16, 2014

5.5-inch octa-core Xiaomi Redmi Note confirmed

Chinese phone manufacturer Xiaomi confirmed entering the phablet scene with the Redmi Note (Redmi‘s successor) which will be available for pre-orders in less than a week.

March 13, 2014

ASUS locally launches Fonepad 7 dual-SIM for Php8,995

An update to the company’s 7-inch tablet, the ASUS Fonepad 7 dual-SIM makes its way to the Philippine shores carrying both tablet and phone functions with its dual-SIM capabilities. It has an HD display, dual-core processor, and 3G connectivity. Get to know more about it after the break.

March 09, 2014

Starmobile Diamond X1 Review

Launched only in January, the Starmobile Diamond X1 is the 1st octa-core phone released by a local brand in the Philippines. With its octa-core processor, 6-inch IPS 720p screen, 2GB RAM, let’s take a look if the X1 has the potential to be the best locally branded phablet. Here’s our full review.

March 03, 2014

Qube’s 8-inch quad-core PhoneTab retails Php6,990

Qube, the local electronics retailer, introduced an 8-inch phablet as part of broadening the company’s lineup of devices. The PhoneTab is available online and ships free, among other included freebies.

March 03, 2014

February Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

We now have the month of March ahead of us folks, and it’s time to take a look at the gadgets we’ve reviewed last month. This includes four smartphones, three tablets, a couple of wireless speakers, a tablet phone, and a watch phone. Here’s our Gadget Reviews Roundup for February 2014.

February 28, 2014

ASUS Fonepad 7 (ME175CG) Review

The ASUS Fonepad 7 (ME175CG) is one of the Taiwanese company’s latest 7-inch phone / tablet offerings that packs an Intel Atom processor, 3G connectivity, and dual-SIM functionality. Although we’re not exactly keen when it comes to treating a 7-inch slate as a phone, let’s take a look and find out if the Fonepad 7 […]

February 25, 2014

LG G Pro 2 hands-on, first impressions

Over a week ago, LG announced its next-generation phablet, the LG G Pro 2. This 5.9-inch beast of a smartphone combines the best design and features of the G2 with the size and functionality of G Pro together with a built-in antenna (perhaps for the Korean market).

February 25, 2014

HP announces VoiceTab, targets the budget-conscious

HP now offers two new consumer tablets in the forms of the Slate 6 VoiceTab and Slate 7 VoiceTab. Both are running on quad-core processors, 1GB RAM, have dual-SIM capabilities, and are positioned as entry-level phablets.

February 22, 2014

O+ Fab Elite Review

On our previous post, we mentioned that it’s going to take more than a sturdy build for the O+ Fab Elite to win over the tough local crowd, particularly if it costs a grand shy of Php20,000. And in this review, we’re going to delve deeper into this huge handset to know if it’s worth […]

February 15, 2014

Sony Xperia G rumored specs and photo

After Sony released the high-end Xperia Z1 Compact at CES last month, followed by the 6-inch T2 Ultra phablets, rumors are now spreading that the Japanese manufacturer is on its way to introducing their first midrange smartphone of the year called the Xperia G.

February 13, 2014

LG officially announces 5.9-inch FHD LG G Pro 2

LG Electronics has officially took the wraps off the LG G Pro 2, sporting a 5.9-inch full HD display, Snapdragon 800 CPU, 3GB of RAM, and 4K Ultra HD shooting capability.

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