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June 16, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 and MIUI V5 hands on

Last week, we gave you our first impressions of Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone, the Mi 3. This time we have a video hands on of the device including a quick run-through of the MIUI V5.

August 22, 2013

Sun offers Acer V5, Ativ Book 2 on Sun Plan 999

Carriers rarely offer laptop plans with their postpaid offerings since the hot devices right now are smartphones. Nevertheless, we were surprised that Sun Cellular is taking another stab at it with the Acer Aspire V5 and Samsung ATIV Book 2.

July 08, 2013

Sony SRS-BTV5 Wireless NFC Speakers

These wireless speakers were sent to me and my co-hosts in @GeekyNights by Sony Philippines about a month ago and since I bought the Xperia Tablet Z, I’ve been using it with this one when watching movies or playing music.

May 28, 2013

Acer Aspire V5: Quad-core, 11.6″ Touchscreen Display

Acer has just introduced a more affordable version of the Aspire V5 ultraportable — one that runs on a quad-core processor, has 4GB of RAM, 500GB HDD with a touchscreen HD IPS LCD display.

May 26, 2013

ASUS to release Haswell-powered VivoBook V551

ASUS is about to release its latest ultrabook that runs Intel’s new Haswell processor, the VivoBook V551.

October 11, 2012

Acer unveils Aspire M5, V5 Windows 8 ultrabooks

Acer has announced two new ultrabooks – the Aspire M5 and the Aspire V5. Both have touchscreen variants and will be powered by Windows 8.

June 04, 2012

GMA 7 and TV5 merger in the works?!

So it looks like something is already brewing and ready to be served — a merger between TV5 and GMA7 was practically spilled by no other than big boss Manny V. Pangilinan himself (MVP).

August 21, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi Note Review

The Xiaomi Redmi Note is the Chinese company’s affordable phablet offering that features a 5.5-inch HD display, 13 megapixel camera, 3,100mAh battery, dual-SIM capabilities, and powered by a MediaTek octa-core CPU and MIUI V5 OS. With an expected price tag of around Php7,000, is the Redmi Note the smartphone worth waiting for? Let’s find out […]

August 20, 2014

Wi-Fi vending machine, a self-service internet hotspot

Vending machines can dispense chips, chocolates, sodas, water, coffee, and many more. We even had charging kiosk at malls and convenient stores plus piso-internet machines for cheap PC rental. This time around, why don’t we aim higher. I’m talking about this Wi-Fi vending machine we saw online.

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 13, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi 1S 4G LTE officially announced

After the announcement of the Redmi Note 4G LTE, Xiaomi has also announced the affordable KitKat-powered Redmi 1S 4G LTE, the LTE variant of the company’s entry-level Redmi 1S.

August 08, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 now up for pre-order on Smart Data Plan 999

Smart Communication Inc., has recently announced that it will be adding the Xiaomi Mi 3 to their portfolio and is now accepting pre-orders for it.

August 06, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G LTE officially announced

Xiaomi has officially announced the Redmi Note 4G LTE, the LTE counterpart of the octa-core powered Redmi Note, now packing Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 400 quad-core CPU and running Android 4.4 KitKat.

July 30, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi Note first impressions

The Redmi Note is Xiaomi’s 5.5-inch smartphone that is slated to arrive soon in the Philippines. It sports a MediaTek octa-core CPU, 13 megapixel camera, dual-SIM capabilities, and a large 3,100mAh battery. We just got our hands on one so read our first impressions to find out what it has in store for us.

July 15, 2014

Xiaomi confirms July 22 launch, teases “steel metal” build

Xiaomi sends out media invitations for its grand product launch to happen on July 22, 2014. A teaser posted earlier shows a big “4” while the invite talks about a “journey of a piece of steel,” hinting on a metal build on its upcoming flagship phone – most likely the Xiaomi Mi 4.

July 10, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 open sale starts now

Xiaomi Philippines has announced that they are now holding an open sale of the Mi 3 and can now be purchased at Lazada.

June 23, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 Review

The Xiaomi Mi 3 made a really good impression when it first launched in China last year. The flagship packs good aesthetics, high-end specs, and a very aggressive price tag – features that all consumers are longing for in a smartphone. Now that it has finally made its way to the Philippines, is Xiaomi posed […]

June 23, 2014

Complete details of the Xiaomi Mi 3 Sale on June 26

We got more details about the Xiaomi Mi 3 sale happening on June 26. Exactly 3,000 units will be sold thru Lazada on the said date.

June 17, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 to go on sale for Php10,599

Xiaomi Philippines has just announced that the flagship Mi 3 will go on sale starting next week for Php10,599.

June 12, 2014

Xiaomi Mi 3 unboxed, first impressions

Xiaomi lent us a review unit of the Mi 3 last night and we immediately unboxed it and played around with the device. It’s also the first time we’ve looked into MIUI.

April 30, 2014

Xiaomi Mi3 now available on Lazada for Php14,999

Following the availability of the Redmi few days ago, Lazada is now offering the flagship Xiaomi Mi3 for under Php15K.

April 26, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi now available on Lazada for Php7,300

Xiaomi’s affordable dual-SIM, 4.7-inch, quad-core smartphone, the Redmi (aka Hongmi) is now available for purchase on Lazada for Php7,300.

March 20, 2014

Xiaomi announces two variations of Redmi Note phablets

Xiaomi has officially announced Redmi’s successor and it seems like there are two variations of the previously-reported Redmi Note when it hits store shelves. Learn more of their specs and pricing after the break.

February 15, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi – 4.7-inch HD, quad-core for Php6,000

Xiaomi, a well-known smartphone brand in China, has just unveiled their latest Android smartphone that packs impressive mid-range specs coupled with an equally impressive entry-level price tag, the Redmi.

December 28, 2013

DFA to phase out old Passports; switch to e-Passport

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday announced that they will be phasing out all non-machine readable passports by November 24, 2015.

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