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July 10, 2012

Face Unlock feature on Android 4.1 becomes smarter

When Google announced the Galaxy Nexus running on Ice Cream Sandwich last year, one of its fancy features is the Face unlock. But we discovered that you can actually trick the lock screen by putting a picture of the registered face in front of the device. It’s not that secure after all.

April 18, 2012

Intel’s Android Smartphone coming out this week?

After announcing the company’s successful 1st quarter, Intel CEO Paul Otellini mentioned that the first Intel powered smartphone will be released this week. As the company’s earnings soar, it seems that Intel is ready to embark on a new venture in the mobile communication market and set a new milestone in the process.

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 24, 2015

Xiaomi outs 40-inch Mi TV 2 Smart TV

Xiaomi has just unveiled its latest Smart TV / Android game console that packs a 40-inch Full HD display, quad-core CPU, 14.5mm slim frame, and Android 4.4 KitKat – the Mi TV 2 (40-inch).

March 23, 2015

Meizu M1 Note to hit Lazada tomorrow

If you want to get your hands on the new Meizu M1 Note but you’re situated somewhere further any Novo7Tech store in the metro, here’s your chance to own this bang-for-the-buck smartphone: it’s arriving at e-commerce website Lazada starting tomorrow, March 24.

March 22, 2015

Xiaomi to release a sub-Php3k smartphone?

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi is known for affordable, bang-for-the-buck devices, and it seems that they want to up the ante by offering another device that is set to be cheaper than their current entry-level offering.

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 19, 2015

Lenovo offers Buy 1 Take 1 promo on smartphones

Lenovo Mobile Philippines is on its way to opening its 22nd exclusive concept store for smartphones and tablets. In celebration for this momentous occasion they are holding a Buy 1 Take 1 promo that can let you save as much as Php14K. Read on for more details.

March 16, 2015

Android Lollipop update rolls out for Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact

Sony today announces its support for Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact devices on the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update. It comes with a lineup of improvements after being injected into Sony’s system.

March 13, 2015

Alcatel Flash Plus coming May 1 for about Php6k+

Just got confirmation that Alcatel’s very affordable yet capable smartphone, the Alcatel Flash Plus, is set for release in the Philippines by May 1, 2015 with a price tag of around Php6k.

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 03, 2015

Lenovo outs Pocket Projector for smartphones and tablets

Along with the new smartphones and tablets, Lenovo has also unveiled its first portable standalone projector that works with compatible Miracast or DLNA-enabled Android, Windows 8.1 or iOS devices – the Pocket Projector.

March 02, 2015

Huawei Watch: Huawei’s first smartwatch w/ Android Wear

Along with the MediaPad X2, Huawei has also unveiled their first smartwatch the features a fully circular design, 1.4-inch AMOLED display, Sapphire Crystal, stainless steel frame, heart rate monitor, and powered by Google’s Android Wear – the Huawei Watch.

March 02, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs HTC One M9: spec comparison

Samsung and HTC have just announced their latest Android smartphones – the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M9. We put them head-to-head in this spec comparison to see who comes out on top!

February 28, 2015

Panasonic Eluga U2 unveiled; affordable 64-bit Lollipop smartphone

Panasonic may be a brand known for TVs and camera equipment, but did you know that the Japanese tech giant also makes smartphones? Just unveiled this week is the affordable Eluga U2, sporting a 64-bit processor and Android Lollipop in tow.

February 27, 2015

PhotoMath now available on Android

Remember the PhotoMath app from last year? If this is your first time hearing about it, it’s a cool app initially made for iOS and Windows Phone that lets you solve math equations using your smartphone’s camera. Now more students can rejoice as it is now available for download on Android devices.

February 27, 2015

VAIO smartphone to arrive March 12 w/ 64-bit CPU, Android Lollipop

It looks like a VAIO-branded smartphone is currently in the pipeline and should arrive early next month according to Japan Communications. This handset is said to carry midrange specs like a 5-inch HD display, a 64-bit processor, while running on Android 5.0 out of the box.

February 26, 2015

Ten Top-Selling Smartphones at Lazada Philippines

I’m sure you’re very familiar with Lazada by now and might have bought a few products from them. Some of their strong product offerings include smartphones from the likes of ASUS, Kata, Cherry Mobile, even Apple. That being said we’ve compiled ten of the top-selling smartphones at Lazada Philippines. Check out this list and find […]

February 24, 2015

KingCom Pi Phone Venus Review

KingCom’s new phablet sure impressed us on our unboxing with its beautiful golden metallic embellishments and accents, but does the golden beauty run skin deep? Here’s what we have to say about the seven-inch Pi Phone Venus.

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 19, 2015

Specs and photos leak for 5 upcoming Lenovo phones

Another leak has surfaced which points to Lenovo not only about to release a camera-centric smartphone, but a total of five handsets are on the pipeline and are ready to be unveiled in the upcoming MWC 2015.

February 18, 2015

Will Android One save the reputation of local brands?

Yesterday saw the official launching of Android One in the Philippines and two giant local brands were there to introduce their own version of a low-cost Android One certified smartphone — Cherry Mobile One and MyPhone Uno.

February 18, 2015

Eight smartphones with at least 4000mAh batteries

Still looking for an Android smartphone that sports a huge battery? If yes, then we have a new list for you with new smartphones on board. They may not have the slimmest builds around but they sure do pack some power. Here are eight Android smartphones with large batteries.

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