Sunday, June 30, 2013

Monday, June 24, 2013

Pre-order the Huawei Ascend Mate for PHP16,000!

Huawei's latest phablet, the Huawei Ascend Mate, is now available for pre-order at their official site for PHP16,000 only!
Unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013, the Huawei Ascend Mate is the Chinese company's answer to Samsung's Galaxy Note, but with an affordable price.

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Cherry Mobile Thunder 2.0: Quad-core Android phone for PHP 6,299!

Quad-core for less that 7K anyone? Cherry Mobile has again released a new quad-core droid phablet with a very affordable price tag of PHP 6,299! You can't find that on top-branded phones. So what's with the Cherry Mobile Thunder 2.0 that makes it cool? Get to know the specs after the jump:

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Torque i75 TV Review: Your full-touch featurephone for PHP 1,699

There's no denying that there is still a market for featurephones. Lots of people still prefer phones for text and calls only and those with lasting battery. 

And with the rise of smartphones, lots of phone manufacturers focused on this type of devices. However, some others didn't forget featurephones along with their smartphones.

So to give a new taste and innovation to the traditional form of featurephones, some manufacturers incorporated a smartphone feel in it, like a full touch screen, just like the Torque i75 TV, a new phone from a local mobile phone company, which we will review in a bit.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Torque i75 TV: 3.5" Java-enabled featurephone for PHP1,699 only!

Local mobile company Torque has a new offering for those who wanted a featurephone with a smartphone appeal: the Torque i75 TV. It's a Java phone with a 3.5" full touch resistive screen, 3MP camera with flash, mobile Tv, and dual sim capability for only PHP1,699! Full specs after the jump.

Cherry Mobile Blaze 2.0: scratch-resistant 5.7" quad-core Android Jellybean phone for PHP 9,499

Cherry Mobile has again released a new Android 'phablet' that might be a good choice for those who are on the lookout for sub-10k Android phones with a large screen and a quad-core processor. I'm talking about the Cherry Mobile Blaze 2.0, Blaze's successor, which now packs a large scratch resistant 5.7" screen, a quad-core processor, and is running on the latest version of Android, 4.2 Jellybean, all for PHP9,499. Below are the full specs and my overview:

Monday, June 10, 2013

MSI® GX60-1AC premium gaming notebook series to come with WD® Black SSHD

Good news gamers! On the lookout for a gaming notebook with the latest hard drive technology? Next month, Taiwanese electronics manufacturer MSI will release their gaming notebook series, the MSI® GX60-1AC, equipped with the newest hard drive innovation from Western Digital, the WD® Black solid state hard drives!  Here's the press release:

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Temple Run: Brave now out for Windows Phone

After the release of the original Temple Run, a spin-off has just made it to the Windows Phone: the Temple Run: Brave. A version of the game especially made for the Disney Movie Brave, this game incorporates the movie with the classic running game.

WD® Blue launched at Computex Taipei 2013

WD Blue, one of Western Digital's newest and currently, the thinnest hard drives with capacities of up to 1TB, has just been launched at Computex 2013 at Taipei. Measuring at 2.5 inches and is only 7mm slim, WD Blue is the company's solution to the aim of manufacturers to make slim and sleek devices without sacrificing quality and minimizing capacity. Here's the press release:

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Western Digital launches WD® SE enterprise hard drives at Computex Taiwan 2013

All of us I'm sure are using cloud storages for saving our files online and to download later or maybe share. These files are stored in a physical storage with large capacities of course. With this, Western Digital launched the affordable WD® SE line of enterprise hard drives at the Computex Taipei 2013. Here's the press release:  

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Coming Soon: Alcatel Tribe 3040

Smartphones. Ever since it became affordable, it was always on the spotlight. Everyone started wanting one. Some manufacturers even made a way to squeeze their prices more by cutting off on the hardware department, which unfortunately some consumers dislike. That's where featurephones come in mind. If you're on a really tight budget, this phone might be the right one for you, instead of sticking on an affordable but laggy, underperforming phone.

Monday, June 3, 2013

Acer Liquid S1 unveiled: 5.7" quad-core phone on 4.2 Jellybean

Taiwanese electronics company Acer has just unveiled its newest 'phablet' at the Computex Taipei 2013, the Acer Liquid S1, an Android smartphone that packs a large 5'7" HD screen, a quad-core processor, and is running on the latest Android version, 4.2 Jellybean.

Cherry Mobile Snap: 3.5" 1GHz Android phone for PHP 2,499

Local mobile company Cherry Mobile has just added a new Android phone in their ever-growing smartphone lineup: the Cherry Mobile Snap. It's a 3.5-incher phone running on Gingerbread with a very affordable price tag of PHP 2,499. More specs after the jump.