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Sony Xperia Z3 Hands-on, First Impressions: Substance Over Style

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We go hands-on with Sony’s newest flagship While other companies devote inordinate amounts of time on their flagship lines, Sony has chosen instead to go the other way. The company is dead-set at releasing brand new flagship smartphones every six months, a promise that they’ve somehow kept with the Xperia Z2 and the Z3. Trying to stick to that strict ... Read More »

2014 Ford 1.0L Sport+ EcoBoost Fiesta Review: The Fiesta Gets A Boost

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We take Ford’s sporty 2014 1.0L Sport+ EcoBoost Fiesta for a test drive! Cars, much like gadgets and life, are things filled with compromises. If you want a car that’s fast and accelerates quickly, you’ll suddenly find yourself spending more to keep that gas guzzler fed with fuel. If it’s an affordable car you want, you’ll find yourself being overtaken by ... Read More »

Sony PH launches Xperia M2 Aqua, Xperia E3

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More Xperia phones! Aside from their Z3 trifecta, Sony Philippines also launched two additional Xperia smartphones yesterday: the Xperia M2 Aqua and the Xperia E3. The M2 Aqua is basically a water resistant smartphone much like the Z3 series stuffed with mid-range hardware, while the Xperia E3 is a low-cost LTE capable Android phone. Sony Xperia M2 Aqua specs 1.2GHz ... Read More »

Sony Releases SmartWatch 3, SmartBand Talk Wearables in PH

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Meet Sony’s new wearables! Aside from the new Xperia devices, Sony also unveiled their two newest wearables at their event yesterday. The SmartWatch 3 is Sony’s Android wear offering, while the SmartBand Talk is a wearable that you can use to call your contacts and talk to them ala Dick Tracy. The SmartWatch 3 uses Google’s Android wear platform and ... Read More »

Sony PH Releases Ridiculously Small HDR-AZ1 Action Cam

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What is this, an action cam for ants? In case you’ve forgotten, Sony also makes excellent action cameras that are easy to use and are light on the pocket. The company officially released to the PH their newest, and probably smallest action cam to date – the HDR-AZ1. This wee little camera is substantially smaller than the previous action cams ... Read More »

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact Arrives with its siblings, priced at Php 30,490

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A smaller, easier to carry top-of-the-line Sony tablet Today’s obviously a Xperia day, as Sony also launched the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact during their launch event earlier. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact builds on the Xperia Z2 Tablet, but reduces the form factor from 10-inches to 8-inches. As far as hardware goes, you’re looking at more or less the same ... Read More »

Xperia Z3 Compact Now in PH, priced at Php 30,990

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Flagship level specs in a more compact smartphone Along with the flagship Z3, Sony also launched the Z3 Compact here in the PH during an event earlier today. The Z3 Compact builds on the Z1 Compact that the company released a few months ago, completely skipping the Z2. Much like the Z3, the Z3 Compact uses the same OmniBalance design ... Read More »

Sony Xperia Z3 Arrives in PH, Priced at 34,990

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The Xperia Z3 arrives in the PH! Fans of Sony’s Xperia Z3 smartphone needn’t fret, as Sony Philippines has finally launched their flagship in the Philippines. The Xperia Z3 is the company’s latest flagship device, and brings a slightly tweaked body with nylon corners, higher water resistance and a faster Snapdragon 801 processor compared to its predecessor. Sony Xperia Z3 ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Hands-on, First Impressions: The Phablet Worth Waiting For

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Hands-on part deux for the Galaxy Note 4! After weeks of waiting, Samsung Philippines has finally received the Galaxy Note 4. Yes, you read that right – the Galaxy Note 4 has now landed in the PH, and we’ve managed to get our hands on a retail device today. While we’ve spent some quality time with the Galaxy Note 4 ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Hands-on, first impressions: Samsung Goes Metal

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We get our hands on the Samsung Galaxy Alpha! Samsung has always had a thing with plastic. Their previous flagship devices almost always had plastic bodies, a design choice that lasted until the Galaxy S5. While there’s nothing wrong with plastic per se, there’s been increasing pressure for the Korean juggernaut to produce a device that could go up against ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Price Official, Will Retail for Php 37,990

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Here’s the official price of the Samsung Galaxy Note in the PH! We’ve seen online stores and even Abenson post their prices for the Galaxy Note 4, but we haven’t heard the official SRP of the device from Samsung. Well, now we don’t have to – along with the Galaxy Alpha, Eason also spotted the Galaxy Note 4 along with ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Shows Up in SM Megamall, Priced at Php 29,990

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We spot the Samsung Galaxy Alpha in the PH We’ve been waiting for the Galaxy Alpha to land in the PH ever since it was officially announced by Samsung a few weeks ago. Eason De Guzman, one of our hosts for the podcast spotted the elusive metal-sided smartphone in SM Megamall today, bearing a pricetag of Php 29,990. Samsung Galaxy Alpha ... Read More »

5 Superb Cases for the LG G3

Some of the very best cases available for the LG G3

Kick Ass Cases for Your LG G3 Among all the Android smartphones we’ve reviewed so far, the LG G3 still stands out as one of the very best. The internals, hardware design, price, and over-all build puts it ahead of a lot of other flagships. The good news is that there are now more third party and official LG accessories ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Shows Up in Abenson’s website, Priced at Php 36,990

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Is Samsung’s latest phablet officially here? Samsung’s latest flagship has made landfall in the Philippines in online stores, but has not been seen officially in Samsung PH’s official retail channels. That not be the case now though – we’ve been tipped by a reader that Abenson now lists the Galaxy Note 4 on their website, with an attached price of ... Read More »

5 Things We’re Excited About the Sony Xperia Z3

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Sony’s new flagship is coming to town, and we’re really pumped about it Sony’s latest flagship, the Xperia Z3, will be officially launched on the 14th, and suffice to say, we’re excited (if this is the first time you’ve heard of the Xperia Z3, read the official announcement of Sony in IFA here). While some people may not like Sony’s ... Read More »