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March 26, 2014

HTC One (M8) vs Galaxy S5 vs Xperia Z2

With the announcement of the new HTC One, the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Sony Xperia Z2 will be facing more competition, but does HTC’s champion have what it takes to play this year’s game? Check out our spec comparison of these Android behemoths for a better view on the flagship war.

February 26, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2 compared

Two of the biggest companies in mobile communications have launched their own flagship smartphone. Can’t decide whether you’re Team Samsung or Team Sony? We’ve compared the specs of both devices side-by-side!

December 07, 2013

Sony Xperia Z1 free on Smart Plan 1500

First it was the upcoming Google Nexus 5, now the MVP-led telco has added another high-end smartphone under its belt. This time around it’s the Sony Xperia Z1.

October 21, 2013

5-inch, dual-SIM Sony Xperia C arriving at Php13,990

Sony Mobile will be bringing their dual-SIM giant, the Xperia C, this holiday season and expected to retail for Php13,990.

August 15, 2013

Confirmed: Sony Xperia i1 Honami launch on September 5

We’ve just gotten confirmation from Sony that the Xperia i1 (codenamed Honami) will be launching this September 5, 2013 in Malaysia.

June 25, 2013

Sony Xperia Z Ultra official: bigger and better Z at 6.5mm

Sony has just revealed their first phablet device – the Xperia Z Ultra. The phone takes in an HD display of 6.4-inches with a new Triluminous display technology, a 2.2GHz Snapdragon 800 CPU and the same waterproof & dustproof body from the Xperia Z, all at the thinness of 6.5mm.

April 29, 2013

Sony to launch Xperia ZR w/ IP58 rating

Wouldn’t it be nice if Sony’s flagship handset has a non-1080p version with a slightly smaller screen and the same water/dust resistant properties, if not better? Well, it seems that we don’t have to wait too long, because rumor has it that the Japanese firm will be releasing a mid-range handset called Xperia ZR.

September 29, 2011

SE Xperia Ray out early, sells for Php15,300

We first saw the Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray back in August, during the launch of the PLDT Jump Center. Although it’s not officially released in the Philipines, several stores have put them on their listings.

December 03, 2010

Samsung Galaxy 5 & SE Xperia X10 Mini Sale

Just discovered yesterday that Samsung and Sony Ericsson are also doing their own mini-sale. Found out the Galaxy 5 is going for Php5,000 off and the Xperia X10 Mini at Php4,000 off.

January 29, 2010

Sony-Ericsson Xperia X2 Price: Php29,500

We also got more hands-on time with the Sony-Ericsson Xperia X2 during the Windows Phone press gathering today. Incidentally, the reps of SE Philippines also sent out word the other day that the device will be formally released on February 1, 2010.

November 27, 2008

Sony Ericsson XPeria X1 Price: Php42,500

In an email by Sony Ericsson today, the new Sony Ericsson XPeria X1 phone will be coming out to the public tomorrow in stores but people who made early reservations are supposed to get their own units today. The retail price — a cool Php42,500.

April 17, 2014

Xperia Z, ZL, ZR, and Tablet Z to get KitKat updates

We’ve reported on Sony promising an Android KitKat update for devices like the Sony Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia ZR, and Xperia Tablet Z last month. True enough, the company kept its word by announcing the schedule of when it will roll out which means it will also follow here in the Philippines.

April 11, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review

The Galaxy S5 is the 5th-generation of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S line and, like the Apple iPhone, has gone thru many years of refinement. Check out our full review of the Samsung Galaxy S5 after the break.

April 09, 2014

Sony launches Lifelog app for Xperia Z2

Sony has just launched its Lifelog app for the Xperia Z2, that works in tandem with the Sony SmartBand SWR10, so you can view information about your communications, entertainment, and physical activities on your smartphone.

April 06, 2014

Xperia Z2 gets performance and stability improvements

The Sony Xperia Z2 already sees an update in less than a month after it was launched here in the Philippines. Read all the improvements after the break.

April 02, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 hands-on, first impressions

We finally got a more time with the elusive Samsung Galaxy S5 today during the tutorial hosted by Samsung in their SM Aura Store. The smartphone is scheduled to be released on April 11 but the media launch is already set for tomorrow, April 3.

March 31, 2014

Sony Xperia M gets Android 4.3

Sony has started rolling out Android 4.3 update for the Single SIM (C1904/C1905) variant of the Xperia M.

March 28, 2014

Poll Results: Sony Xperia Z2 brought the sexiest back

About a week ago we started a poll about ‘Which smartphone brought the sexiest back?‘ The smartphones included in the list were the Sony Xperia Z2, HTC One 2014, and the Apple iPhone 5S. And based on the results, the Z2 is the clear winner.

March 24, 2014

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact Review

Phone manufacturers have steadily increased the sizes of their screens from the 3.5 – 4 inches two years ago, to the current norm of 5 to 5.5 inches. Sony bucks the trend with its Xperia Z1 Compact.

March 19, 2014

Sony Xperia devices to get Android KitKat updates

Fresh from Sony’s blogsite is an announcement that Android KitKat updates for the Xperia Z1, Xperia Z Ultra, and Xperia Z1 Compact “starts right about now”. Not only that, the company also has a couple of niceties for its users. They also announced the devices that are next in line for the update.

March 12, 2014

Sony Xperia Z2 to be offered by Smart

Along with the local launch of Sony’s new Xperia devices, we also got information that the company’s new flagship will soon be offered by Smart Communications, Inc. under their postpaid lineup.

March 12, 2014

Android smartphones you can buy for Php5,990 or less

Now that Nokia has released their Nokia X handset in the Philippine market, the question whether they’ve priced it competitively remains unanswered. In out attempt to do so, here is what we gathered as possible Android smartphones you can get for the price of a Nokia X.

March 12, 2014

Sony launches new Xperia devices in the Philippines

Sony Philippines has launched just this afternoon their new lineup of Xperia devices which include the flagship smartphone Xperia Z2, the Xperia Z2 Tablet, and the SmartBand.

March 12, 2014

OnePlus One smartphone fits 5.5” display in 5” body

OnePlus has been raving on an upcoming smartphone that is determined to beat popular main players in terms of innovations. The latest update on the OnePlus One involves its Full HD 5.5-inch JDI display to fit inside a 5-inch body.

March 11, 2014

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact: The Mini Review

Sony’s response to the watered-down “Mini” versions of other brands is the Xperia Z1 Compact. While smaller in size, it is by no means weaker in hardware. In fact, it’s almost the same as the flagship Xperia Z1 launch several months ago.

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