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June 13, 2014

Photo Showdown – Cherry Mobile Flare S2 VS Google Nexus 5

As some of you may know, the Cherry Mobile Flare S2 carries the same camera sensor used in Google Nexus 5. We did a little test to see if this sub-Php5K smartphone can really produce the same quality of photos with a Google-branded device.

June 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Flare S2 Quick Review

In this Quick Review, we take a look at Cherry Mobile’s imaging-focused smartphone – the Flare S2. It is the successor to the previous Flare S and is equipped with the same camera sensor as the Google Nexus 5.

May 14, 2014

Nikon 1 S2 unveiled, mirrorless camera for $450

Nikon has recently took the wraps off their new mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, the Nikon 1 S2, which features a 14.2MP sensor, can shoot 1080p videos at 60fps and has an improved burst capability that’s rated at 20fps (60fps on fixed-autofocus).

May 08, 2014

Cherry Mobile outs Flare S2, Sony IMX179 sensor in tow

Cherry Mobile has recently announced the latest addition to the famous Flare family, the CM Flare S2 which is touted to provide better images courtesy of the Sony IMX179 image sensor; the same sensor that powers the Google Nexus 5’s 8MP rear camera.

April 21, 2014

MyPhone fixes Apps2SD woes of MP Rio

MyPhone has recently released an over-the-air software update for the MyPhone Rio which, above anything else, addresses one of the more glaring concerns that consumers have with the budget handset; installing applications to external micro-SD card.

February 28, 2014

JBL Synchros S200i Quick Review

Hot on the heels of our review of the Synchros S700, JBL Philippines has sent us their latest Apple-friendly in-ear monitors – the Synchros S200i.

December 21, 2013

Download Adobe CS2 for free!

Adobe is giving away their Creative Suite 2 (CS2) practically free to all. Granted that it’s a slightly old version of their paid software, it’s still pretty capable and useful especially for folks using it for work.

November 21, 2013

Starmobile outs Diamond S1, S2, and S3 smartphones

Starmobile’s launch of 13 new devices yesterday included 3 large-screen handsets like the Diamond S1, Diamond S2 and Diamond S3.

September 09, 2013

Hands-on at IFA: Acer Liquid S2

Just before IFA officially opened, Acer made a huge announcement with the Liquid S2 that is capable on recording 4K (quad-1080p) video, a first in any smartphone.

September 02, 2013

Acer outs Liquid S2, records 4K UHD videos!

Not one to be beaten to the punch by its competitors, Acer has officially announced the “world’s first smartphone with 4K recording functionality”; the Liquid S2. But that’s not the only edge that this handset over its high-end contemporaries.

June 11, 2013

MSI Slidebook S20 Review

Windows 8-powered hybrid ultrabooks come in different forms and designs. We have those that folds, twists, and slides just so it can transform from a laptop into a tablet, and vice versa. The MSI Slidebook S20, as the name suggests, caters to the latter design. Cool design, yes, but what else does it have that […]

May 29, 2013

MSI Slidebook S20 first impressions

The MSI Slidebook S20 is a Windows 8-powered convertible ultrabook that has the capability to transform into a tablet using a sliding mechanism. It was first announced in January during CES 2013 and is MSI’s flagship Windows 8 ultrabook.

January 28, 2013

Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus launches in Taiwan

The Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus, the refreshed version of the two-year-old Galaxy S2, finally gets priced and lands in Taiwan.

January 23, 2013

Jellybean update for SGS2 now official

After all the custom/unofficial ROMs and the fuss about the handset not getting the Jellybean update because of its hardware configuration, the long wait is finally over as Samsung brings the highly anticipated upgrade to their ex-flagship smartphone.

January 17, 2013

MSI S20 convertible ultrabook tablet lands for Php50k

MSI’s latest ultrabook is also a convertible tablet, a form factor that we’ve also seen with the Sony Vaio Duo 11. The MSI S20 lands with a retail price of Php49,995.

January 11, 2013

Samsung Galaxy S2 gets a Jellybean clone

If you’re thinking that the device that we’re reporting right now is knock-off from some Chinese company who got a hold of Sammy’s Galaxy SII mold, well think again. This SGS2 clone is actually from the South Korean firm’s stables and it goes by the name of Samsung Galaxy SII Plus.

January 06, 2013

Samsung Korea details Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S2

The Samsung Galaxy S2, is yet to receive its much awaited Android Jelly Bean update but Samsung Korea has already released some details on what the 2011 Android flagship is going to get from the upgrade.

November 16, 2012

Android Jellybean ROM for Samsung Galaxy S2 leaks

With all the hype surrounding the Android Jellybean update for the popular flagship Samsung Galaxy S3, a Jellybean ROM has surfaced for the ex-flagship Galaxy S2, bringing in new features and an updated UI.

August 29, 2012

Samsung outs new colors of Galaxy S2 & S3

The South Korean tech giant seems to have a thing for offering color variety of their flagship devices a few months after its official release. We saw this once when they released a pink version of the Galaxy Note and now two of their flagship devices also received the same pimping.

July 25, 2012

Lenovo IdeaTab S2110 starts selling for $343

Lenovo’s very own version of a transformer tablet has started selling on their US website. The IdeaTab S2110 gets a nice retail price starting at $343.20.

July 11, 2012

Android 4.0.4 update now out for Galaxy S2

Just days after the official ROM leaked on the web, Android 4.0.4 update for Samsung Galaxy SII has begun to roll out with Russia getting the update first and followed by other countries in the next coming months.

July 10, 2012

Galaxy S2 may not get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

Amid rumors regarding the Galaxy Note 2‘s debut at the 2012 IFA in Berlin this August, several posts are pointing fingers at the Samsung Galaxy S2‘s low resolution display which may be the reason behind the phone’s hazy path towards the Jelly Bean upgrade.

April 10, 2012

Lenovo reveals 9.7″ IdeaTab S2109 ICS tablet

Lenovo just posted a video on their YouTube showcasing their latest Android ICS tablet named the IdeaPad S2109. Fairly little info were actually revealed in the video but the tablet itself looks promising.

March 11, 2012

Ice Cream Sandwich on Samsung Galaxy S2 got jinxed

Ever since the first ICS device has been released in the market, Samsung Galaxy S 2 users have been itching to get their devices upgraded to the new OS. In the past, it was rumored that the SGS2 may not get the latest OS because of its TouchWiz UI. Just when all hope was depleting, […]

July 12, 2011

Does your Galaxy S2 have that yellowish tint too?

Learned about numerous reports of the yellowish tint on the display of the Samsung Galaxy S2 a couple of weeks ago but since I no longer have my review unit with me, I wan’t able to personally check it out and thought it was just an isolated case.

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