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February 02, 2013

Smart LTE Bucket pricing for all LTE devices

Smart has released its LTE Data Packages for Smart Postpaid subscribers with LTE-enabled devices (the ones that are not on iPhone 5 but are LTE-capable).

May 05, 2015

Lenovo TAB S8-50 Lands Locally, 8-inch LTE Tablet for Php13,499

Villman has added a slew of new devices in to their portfolio, one of which is the tablet that supports LTE connectivity called the Lenovo TAB S8-50.

April 29, 2015

CloudFone holds Thank You Sale, gives discounts to select devices

In celebration of its 3 years in the country, CloudFone is holding a Thank You Sale, giving significant discounts to a total of 13 devices ranging from smartphones to tablets.

April 24, 2015

Elephone’s next device boots Windows 10 & Android 5.0

Just a few weeks ago we saw a handset from Chinese smartphone manufacturer Elephone that sports LTE and 3GB RAM for less that $230. Today we hear of yet another phone from the company, but this time with the capability to dual boot Windows 10 and Android 5.0 Lollipop.

March 29, 2015

Smartphone Features That We Would Happily Trade For Better Battery Life

We all have dreamt of the day that our smartphones can even be half as good as the clunky handsets of yesteryears, in terms of battery life. However, as it stands, all we’ve been getting this past decade are the products of smartphone arms race from manufacturers who seem to have little or no regard […]

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 02, 2015

Alcatel outs OneTouch Idol 3: 5.5, 4.7 inch LTE phones under Php13k

Alcatel also wants to let you know that it has an array of OneTouch devices at MWC: Such is the Idol 3, a pair of budget-friendly devices at 4.7 and 5.5 inches and prices that do not go any higher than €250.

February 07, 2015

This site guides you in choosing your next smartphone

With all the launches and announcements left and right, it’s hard to keep track of all the smartphones available in the market. Thanks to this simple website, choosing your next smartphone might be easier this time around.

February 07, 2015

What causes Android smartphone lag? (and how to fix them)

Lags are some of the common and perennial issues plaguing Android devices. Those occasional slow performances, app freezes, and delays in touch responsiveness exhibited by your device do decrease overall productivity. We take a look at five of the reasons why it does, and give your our own take on solutions to solve them.

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 05, 2015

How many Cherry Mobile smartphones were released in 2014?

Cherry Mobile is, no doubt, one of the best-selling smartphone brands in the country. Spanning over 50 smartphones and a dozen more of other gadgets under their portfolio, they are also one of the most active companies, releasing new phone models like pancakes every now and then. One may ask, how many have they released just in […]

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 04, 2015

In-Depth Guide on Buying a Pre-loved Smartphone

Not all of us have sufficient moolah to buy a brand new smartphone. As such, some of us resort to buying used or, as some sellers would love to call it, pre-loved handsets either from an acquaintance or from one of the gazillion sellers on various online buy-and-sell platforms. If it’s really inevitable to go […]

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 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 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 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 08, 2015

The Best of 2014: Windows Phone 8 Devices in PH

Last year, Windows Phone embraced a lot of worthy attention from multiple OEMs from different countries. Here in the Philippines, we saw Windows Phone emerged through several offerings from Nokia, Microsoft and even Cherry Mobile.

January 06, 2015

Intel Atom (Cherry Trail) Revealed, Supports LTE-A

In line with the announcement of the new Broadwell-U line up, Intel also took the wraps off the new Intel Atom codenamed Cherry Trail.

January 06, 2015

ZTE SPro 2: Projector & Smartphone Rolled Into One

CES 2015 is in full swing, and already we’re seeing a few innovative devices being launched, including the new ZTE SPro 2 which is a pico projector with a 5-inch HD display, a Snapdragon 800 processor, and runs on a skinned version of Android KitKat right off the bat. Oh and did we mention that […]

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.

January 04, 2015

The Best of 2014: Budget LTE Smartphones

As we enter a brand new year, we take a look at the previous year’s bests and give you the hottest devices for 2014. In this article (which is the first of our year-ender series coming this week) we’ve picked our 10 budget LTE smartphones with a price tag not over Php9,000. Check them out after the break.

January 03, 2015

Archos 50 Diamond unveiled, 2GB RAM, Octa-core, LTE smartphone

French device manufacturer Archos accelerates ahead into the CES Week as it announced the 50 Diamond, a budget-friendly smartphone powered by an octa-core Snapdragon processor and 2GB of RAM.

December 26, 2014

Local Smartphone Brands and Their Flagship Devices in 2014

This year, we saw local smartphone brands step up their game by improving the specs of their flagship phones with 1080p displays and octa-core CPUs. So, which are the best smartphones from our local phone brands? Read on and see.

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