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November 05, 2011

Smart 4G LTE about to hit the streets of Manila

If this little teaser from Smart is any indication, Smart Evolution (4G/LTE) will be available to the public any day this month. That’s 50-70Mbps of mobile internet on the road.

December 03, 2014

O+ EVO 4G announced, 5-inch LTE smartphone for Php7,995

O+ USA has long been criticized for pricing their products a notch or two higher than the similarly spec’d devices in the market. But the company seems like it’s slowly learning from its mistakes as they unveiled the O+ EVO 4G – the company’s first LTE-enabled smartphone with 5-inch 1280×720 display.

November 22, 2011

Things to expect from Smart’s 4G LTE service

Based on the exhaustive discussion we had with the technical group that’s in charge of the beta testing for Smart LTE yesterday, here are several of the more important information we got from them.

November 21, 2011

Smart LTE 4G now on Beta Test

Just came from the PLDT-Smart Jump Center in Megamall for the briefing on Smart’s LTE/4G beta testing. Arounda dozen bloggers and tech journalists are part of the first batch of folks to test Smart LTE in Metro Manila.

March 21, 2015

Subor S3: World’s first bezel-less smartphone

If you’re one who often nitpicks on a smartphone’s bezels, or a frame surrounding the display screen, you might take a liking at the Subor S3 — a dual-4G smartphone touted to have the world’s first bezel-less screen.

March 12, 2015

VAIO’s first-ever smartphone unveiled

The now-independent VAIO brand has just announced its very first smartphone — the VAIO Phone. Scroll past the break to see what they’re offering as their first venture in the smartphone category.

March 11, 2015

Samsung unveils Galaxy Xcover 3 rugged smartphone

Samsung’s latest rugged mid-range smartphone, the Galaxy Xcover 3, has been unveiled, sporting a 4.5-inch display, quad-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and an IP67-certified body.

March 04, 2015

Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (5.5): entry-level Android w/ LTE

Along with the OneTouch Idol 3, Alcatel has also announced the OneTouch Pixi 3 (5.5) – an entry-level Android smartphone that features a 5.5-inch display, Android Lollipop, and LTE connectivity.

March 02, 2015

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua: 64-bit octa-core, LTE, waterproof

Sony has officially announced their new mid-range smartphone that features a 5-inch HD display, 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, Android Lollipop, and a waterproof and dust tight body – the Xperia M4 Aqua.

March 02, 2015

Huawei MediaPad X2: 7-inch, octa-core, dual-SIM LTE

Huawei has unveiled at the MWC 2015 their latest tablet which packs a 7-inch WUXGA display, 64-bit Kirin octa-core CPU, Android Lollipop, and dual-SIM LTE connectivity – the MediaPad X2.

February 26, 2015

LG announces Watch Urbane LTE

Last week, LG announced the Watch Urbane – a premium smartwatch powered by Android Wear. Now it looks like the company will also release a different version of the wearable but with LTE connectivity and powered by LG’s proprietary OS based on WebOS – the LG Watch Urbane LTE.

February 24, 2015

Sony Xperia E4g: quad-core with LTE for under Php7K

A couple of weeks ago, Sony unveiled the Xperia E4. Now it’s introducing its smaller brother but with 4G LTE connectivity, the Xperia E4g.

February 23, 2015

LG announces four mid-range smartphones w/ Lollipop

LG Electronics has just announced four new mid-range smartphones that feature quad-core CPUs, LTE connectivity, and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box – the Magna, Spirit, Leon, and Joy.

February 11, 2015

Lenovo P70: 5-inch, octa-core, LTE, 4000mAh battery

Lenovo has recently launched in China the P70 smartphone which packs a 5-inch HD display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and a large 4000mAh battery.

February 10, 2015

2015 Motorola Moto E officially announced w/ Android 5.0 and LTE

Announced early last year, the Motorola Moto E is a budget-friendly Android smartphone that sports a 4.3-inch display, Gorilla Glass 3, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 dual-core CPU. This time a refreshed variant has been officially released with a bigger display. Read the rest of its specs after the jump.

February 07, 2015

Samsung Galaxy A5 free on Smart Data Plan 1500

Smart has announced that it is now offering the Samsung Galaxy A5 with LTE for free under its postpaid Data Plan 1500.

February 06, 2015

Vertu’s Valentine’s Day smartphone will cost you Php800K

Vertu has been known for producing exquisite smartphones for the filthy rich — from snake skins as designs, to a handset designed for Bentley, to diamond-toting smartphones, the company has them all. Now the British manufacturer is coming up with a design to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Take a look at the Signature Touch Clous de Paris.

February 04, 2015

Globe upgrades network capacity, adds over 4000 new LTE cell sites

Mobile network giant Globe Telecom announced that it had activated 4,300 new LTE-TDD and LTE-FDD cell sites around the country as part of their current infrastructure upgrade program.

February 01, 2015

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Free on Smart Data Plan 2000

If you’ve been waiting for Huawei’s flagship smartphone to land on any of the local telcos, then you’re in luck because you can get one, at no extra cost if we may add, if you subscribe to Smart Communication’s Data Plan 2000/3000 and All-In Plan 2500.

January 30, 2015

Top Smartphones Rocking the Snapdragon 805 CPU

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon series of mobile chips are known for their prowess and stability. They recently introduced the Snapdragon 810 processor that aims to accomplish an array of tasks, but have only graced a select number of devices so far. So for now, we take a look at some of the best smartphones out in the market […]

January 27, 2015

Saygus V2 smartphone to be priced at under $600

The Saygus V2, the smartphone that made a lot of noise during CES 2015 for sporting high-end specs like the 5-inch FHD display, Gorilla Glass 4, fingerprint sensor, IPX7 rating, and up to 320GB storage support, will be priced at under $600 when it becomes available.

January 21, 2015

Cherry Mobile Cosmos Force: 5.26-inch, 64-bit quad-core CPU with LTE

Cherry Angel has unveiled another smartphone from Cherry Mobile which sports a 5.26-inch HD display with Dragontrail Glass, 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU, and LTE connectivity for just Php7k – the Cosmos Force.

January 16, 2015

Best of CES 2015: Smartphones

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, isn’t exactly an exciting one for smartphone aficionados as only a handful of notable smartphone makers have stepped up to the plate and unveil their new handset. Nevertheless we rounded up the top 5 best smartphones we’ve seen in CES 2015.

January 14, 2015

Huawei E5377: 150Mbps LTE Pocket WiFi

New models of pocket WiFi were introduced to the local market last quarter with both ZTE and Huawei leading the pack with several variants. We’ve been looking for the E5373 last week when a newer one, the E5377 appeared in one of the stores in Market Market.

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 […]

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