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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.

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.

October 14, 2014

Vertu for Bentley smartphone announced, costs Php700K

Vertu has announced its latest luxury smartphone designed in partnership with British luxury automaker Bentley Motors Limited – the Vertu for Bentley smartphone.

October 12, 2014

For the Budget Conscious: Smartphones under Php5k

In our series of lists that started with the list of Octa-core Smartphones under 9K, Budget Handsets with 2GB of RAM, and Top LTE phones under 10k, we now give you a rundown of  budget smartphones under five grand.

October 12, 2014

Top LTE Smartphones under 10K (2014)

LTE connectivity has always been one of the main factors that drive the price of a smartphone. In recent times though, chipmakers like Qualcomm have released a cheaper processor with LTE chips, which resulted to an influx of cheap LTE smartphones with a sub-Php10K price tag.

October 12, 2014

HTC outs an EYE version of their flagship smartphone

In line with the launch of the Desire EYE, HTC has quietly added the HTC One (M8 EYE) to their portfolio which is a tweaked version of their current flagship smartphone that sports a 13MP megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX214 sensor.

October 09, 2014

Memory Matters: Budget Smartphones with 2GB RAM

With yesterday’s list of octa-core smartphones under Php9K, a reader suggested that we make a compilation of affordable smartphones with 2GB of RAM since apart from processing power, memory also matters. That’s exactly what we did and below, you will find the phones that concentrated on good RAM without asking for a lot in return.

October 08, 2014

Globe Telecom network is now 100% 4G HSPA+

The Ayala-led telecommunications company, Globe Telecom, has announced that its entire network is now equipped with 4G HSPA+.

October 02, 2014

LG announces F60 mid-range smartphone with LTE

LG has recently announced its latest mid-range smartphone that packs a 4.5-inch screen, Qualcomm quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, and LTE connectivity – the F60.

October 02, 2014

Samsung outs Galaxy Ace Style LTE, priced at €199

Samsung has recently added a new LTE-enabled smartphone in to their roster and it comes in the form of Snapdragon 410-powered Galaxy Ace Style LTE (SM-G357FZ) that sports a 4.3-inch S-AMOLED display, NFC and 5MP rear camera.

September 25, 2014

Huawei outs Honor 4 Play w/ LTE, priced under Php6K

Nearly a month after releasing the competitively-priced Honor 3C Play Edition, Huawei released the Honor 4 Play – an LTE-capable smartphone with a 5-inch HD display and runs on a 64-bit ARMv8 SoC from Qualcomm with 1GB of RAM.

September 22, 2014

LG Wine Smart flip phone now official in Korea

LG has officially introduced their first smartphone to sports a clamshell design – the Wine Smart. It features a 3.5-inch display, quad-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and Android KitKat.

September 20, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 LTE now official

Samsung’s new phablet, the Galaxy Mega 2 LTE, is now officially listed on Samsung Thailand’s webpage. It boasts a 6-inch HD display, quad-core CPU, Android KitKat, and 4G LTE connectivity.

September 12, 2014

Alcatel OneTouch Pop S3: 4G LTE for Php6,999

Alcatel has just launched in the country the OneTouch Pop S3, the company’s affordable Android smartphone that features a 4-inch display and 4G LTE connectivity for under Php7K.

September 02, 2014

Cherry Mobile outs Ultra On-The-Go LTE Pocket Wi-Fi

Last night, Cherry Mobile unofficially revealed their upcoming mobile device called Ultra On The Go to a select group of bloggers that attended the company’s simple gathering. Contrary to what you may be thinking, CM’s new device is actually not a smartphone, rather an LTE mobile hotspot that is expected to sell for only Php3,999!

August 27, 2014

HTC Desire 510 officially announced, quad-core with LTE

HTC has officially announced the Desire 510 – a 4.7-inch smartphone that packs a Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and Android 4.4 KitKat.

August 25, 2014

Oppo Neo 5, quad-core and 4G LTE for $190

Oppo recently launched in Malaysia their new budget-friendly Android offering that features a 4.5-inch display, Snapdragon 400 CPU, and 4G LTE connectivity – the Neo 5.

August 20, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php15k for 2014

Following our top 10 list of smartphones below Php10k, we have another one just for you! This time, we compiled the best smartphones falling under a price tag of Php15,000, so if you’re looking for your next smartphone and you have this much allocated for your budget, read on!

August 19, 2014

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua – LTE, waterproof, mid-range price

Sony has officially announced the Xperia M2 Aqua, the waterproof and dust proof version of the Xperia M2, sporting a 4.8-inch display, Snapdragon 400 CPU, Android KitKat, and LTE connectivity.

August 14, 2014

Smart officially brings LTE-Advanced 5G Internet in PH

Smart is proud to announce that today marks the beginning of the 5G era in the Philippines as they officially bring and activate their LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) technology for mobile subscribers.

August 11, 2014

MyPhone Agua Rio LTE vs. Cherry Mobile Pulse

With a suggested retail price of Php6,499 the MyPhone Agua Rio LTE vs. Cherry Mobile Pulse are currently vying for that budget-level, bang-for-the-buck, mid-range smartphone.

August 10, 2014

Do you miss the old LTE speeds?

About 2 or 3 years ago, LTE connectivity became a reality in the country. Very few countries in Asia had it and the Philippines was among the few who got in first. It was heaven-sent especially to the ones how had LTE-capable smartphones.

August 05, 2014

MyPhone Agua Rio LTE, KitKat and LTE for Php6,499

MyPhone has revealed their new smartphone that sports a 4.5-inch display, quad-core CPU, LTE connectivity, Android KitKat, and an affordable price tag of Php6,499 – the MyPhone Rio LTE.

August 04, 2014

Our List of Top 5 Selfie Smartphones

With Makati and Pasig being Time’s “Selfiest Cities in the World,” it’s no wonder why we now also take note of the smartphone’s front camera when we’re checking specifications of handsets. In this article we list down our top 5 selfie smartphones with packed front cameras that have been announced so far.

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