Thursday, August 29, 2013

Nintendo 2DS unveiled, to be launched on October for $130

Going backwards is not a good thing, but not for Nintendo, who have just launched the latest member of  its consoles, the Nintendo 2DS. Almost the same features with the 3DS but without 3D and the clamshell design, the Nintendo 2DS is what the Japanese company is aiming for users who want to experience the console without having to shed so much money.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Gionee CTRL V4 now available in PH: 4.5" Quad-core phone for PHP7,999

Gionee Mobile Philippines has just announced through Facebook the availability of the latest addition on the CTRL series, the Gionee CTRL V4. It packs a 4.5" screen and is powered by a quad-core processor, all for an affordable price of PHP7,999! More of the specs below.


Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Alcatel One Touch Pixi: 3.5" 1GHz Android phone on Gingerbread

Alcatel Mobile Philippines just introduced their latest mobile phone on their Facebook page, the Alcatel One Touch Pixi. It may not have the latest specs you would find on other entry-level phones today but this could still be a nice option for those who are on a look for a simple and total budget phone, a secondary phone, or something you could give to your kids. More about this phone after the jump.

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Gameloft to release blockbuster games for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

Allegedly, one of the major reasons why consumers are staying away from the Windows Phone platform is the lack of apps, compared to the Google Play Store and Apple App Store which has almost new apps everyday. I've even read that some essential apps, and games, are still missing in the Windows Phone Store but fortunately, they're slowly making their way in. To prove that they're very serious, along with Gameloft, they're scheduled to release 15 more blockbuster titles this year for the platform. Don't forget the Windows 8, too. Read the press release to know more:
Asphalt 8: Airborne is set to arrive by September at Windows Phone 8.

Guides: Useful apps at the Nokia Store

There are lots and lots of apps available for download at the Nokia Store. But unfortunately, they can't all fit to the phone's memory. And also, some of it are not useful for us so we end up deleting them. So what apps should you download that are essential for our daily lives? Here's a guide made by Nokia, along with my fellow tech bloggers:


Monday, August 19, 2013

Lenovo S820: 4.7" Quad-core Android Phone running on Jellybean

Not yet announced on their official Facebook but already in their website, a  Lenovo smartphone announced back in May this year is set to arrive here in the Philippines, the Lenovo S820. As posted on the website of online store CMK Cellphones, this 4.7-incher quad-core phone will be priced at PHP 12,600. Let's take a deeper look on this new device after the jump.

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Cloudfone Excite 450q: Your quad-core android phone for PHP4,999

For those who are on the look for an affordable quad-core phone at 5K, fret no more. Cloudfone has just outed the Cloudfone Excite 450q, currently the 'most affordable quad-core phone in the market'. Check out the specs after the jump.


Friday, August 16, 2013

Nokia holds Developer Day for the new Asha

Nokia has just held the Asha Developer Day, an event aiming to show app developers what business opportunities the new Asha platform can give them. More of this with the press release below:
(from left) Norbert Aquende, Nokia developer manager, and a developer

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Western Digital My Passport Ultra 2TB review: Your reliable portable storage

Western Digital would always be known for their hard drives and portable storages, and the successful My Passport line continues to prove it. And luckily, we got our hands on the new WD My Passport Ultra with 2TB capacity and it is here in our lair for a review. We have covered it in an article here before and finally we had an opportunity to meet it up close and personally. Here's how it looks like:


Saturday, August 10, 2013

Nokia expands affordable 3G mobile phones lineup with Nokia Asha 208 dual sim

Nokia's goal of 'reaching the next millions' continues with the release of the Nokia Asha 208 dual sim here in our country. With its 3G capability, Filipinos who are on a strict and limited budget would never have to be left out on fast internet speeds on their mobile phones. More of this with the press release below:

LG Optimus L1 II unveiled: 3-inch 1GHz phone running on Jellybean

After unveiling their latest flagship phone, the LG G2, now comes their latest entry-level phone yet, the LG Optimus L1 II, which is aimed at users who are at a strict budget. This 3-incher phone packs a 1GHZ processor and is running on Android Jellybean. More specs coming after the jump.