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LG G3 Review: Is It Still the King of the Hill?

LG G3 with the Quick View Circle Case

Still the King of the Hill? We took our sweet time with our review for the LG G3 because we wanted to be absolutely sure with what we’re going to say about this phone, just like how it took us more than 2 months to come out with our review of the Samsung Galaxy S5. It turned out to be ... Read More »

MyPhone Service Centers Updating Rio Devices to KitKat


Don’t want to do the update yourself? MyPhone will help If you’ve always wanted the taste of KitKat on your MyPhone Rio but are too scared to try the KitKat update that Rio users have shared, listen up. Some MyPhone users are reporting that several MyPhone service centers in and around the metro have started offering to update V1 and ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Tegra Note 7 Unboxing: NVIDIA’s Gaming Tablet Lands in the PH


We unbox the Cherry Mobile Tegra Note 7! It seems we’ve done nothing but unbox products since last week, but that’s usually what happens when a lot of review units suddenly lands all at the same time in the Unbox HQ. Anyway, today we’ll be taking a look at the Cherry Mobile Tegra Note 7. The Tegra Note 7 was released ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Magnum S Unboxing: Meet CM’s Most Affordable Octa-core Smartphone!


We unbox the Magnum S! We’ve already seen the Magnum S in the flesh a few days ago, and today we’ll be unboxing it! The Magnum S has the distinction of being the most affordable octa-core smartphone in the company’s lineup, bearing a price of just Php 9,999. Cherry Mobile Magnum S specs 1.7GHz octa-core processor Mali-450MP GPU 1GB of ... Read More »

Sony Launches Alpha A77 II in PH


Sony revives the Alpha 77! Aside from the RX100 III, Sony Philippines also unveiled the A77 II in the PH. The A77 II is aimed at semi-professional photographers looking for a solid camera with a good selection of lenses. The A77 II uses a 24.3-megapixel APS-C sensor, has 79 AF points, 12 FPS burst capability and built-in Wi-Fi. The A77 ... Read More »

Sony Officially Launches RX100 III Camera


Meet the new RX100 III! Sony Philippines has officially unveiled to the local market the RX100 III. While its size puts it squarely in the point-and-shoot category, its probably not fair to call the RX100 III (and really, the entire RX100 series) just a point-and-shoot – it has a lot of added functionality that makes it worth buying even in ... Read More »

Unbox Podcast V 3.0: Sony Xperia Z2 Vs. Samsung Galaxy S5 Vs. LG G3!


We pit the three flagships from the three biggest global brands against each other! Since three of the biggest names in mobile devices have unveiled their flagship smartphones already, we decide to pit them against each other. Me, Eason and Carlo talk about the advantages and disadvantages of the three flagships. It’s a very interesting discussion, with each device bringing ... Read More »

Unbox and Beyond the Box are Giving Away 3 Awesome Apotop U2 Flash Drives!


Want some free swag? Unbox and Beyond the Box are giving you, dear readers, a chance to win 3 Apotop U2 16GB USB 2.0 flash drives! These are tiny USB drives that, despite their size, can store up to 16GB of data. If you haven’t seen our post on them before, you totally should check it out here – these ... Read More »

MyPhone Infinity Lite Unboxing: A More Affordable Infinity


We unbox MyPhone’s Infinity Lite! Over the weekend we attended MyPhone’s official launch of the Rio Craze and the Infinity over at Market! Market!, and saw the Infinity Lite in the flesh. Unfortunately the lighting at the venue did not cooperate and we didn’t get any good photos of the device. That’s not a problem now, since MyPhone has sent ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Flare 3 Hands-on, First Impressions: Cherry Mobile Has Changed the Game, Again


We go hands-on with Cherry Mobile’s recently announced Flare 3! When Cherry Mobile’s event today began, the brand asked the attendees what kind of specs they expected from a phone that cost around Php 3,999. A quad-core processor? Sure. 1GB of RAM? Probably not. 5-inch, IPS OGS display with scratch resistant glass? In your dreams – that’s what we thought ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Cuts Prices of Fusion Aura, Ruby, Life 2.0 and Omega Icon


These four Android devices are now super affordable! Aside from launching the Flare 3, Cherry Mobile also announced that they have cut the prices of four of their Android devices – the Fusion Aura, Ruby, Life 2.0 and the Omega Icon. The Fusion Aura, that dual-core, 7-inch tablet with KitKat, is now priced at Php 1,999 from Php 2,299. The ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Announces Flare 3! 5-inch, Quad-core Smartphone with IPS Panel and 1GB of RAM for Only Php 3,999!


Another super sulit smartphone from Cherry Mobile! Cherry Mobile has announced their newest budget 5-inch smartphone, the Flare 3. The Flare 3 is probably the best bang for your buck device in the 4K and below market. Are you ready for the specs? It packs a 1.3GHz quad-core MTK 6582 processor, 1GB of RAM, 5-inch qHD IPS OGS display, for ... Read More »

Huawei Ascend G6 Review: Sexy, Selfie Smartphone


We review the Huawei G6! It seems that Filipinos can’t get enough of selfies. While the photography trend isn’t unique to our country, we’ve embraced it with open arms, judging from the sheer number of selfie pods that have turned mobile phones (and action cameras) into dedicated selfie machines. It’s only natural then that companies like Huawei try to get ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Magnum S Hands-on, First Impressions: Very Premium Looking Octa-core Smartphone


We score some hands-on time with Cherry Mobile’s newest octa-core handset! Whenever Cherry Mobile announces a new handset on its Facebook page, we’ve learned not to judge the appearance of the device until we actually see it firsthand. That was the case with the Omega Spectrum and countless other devices, and it rang true for the Magnum S. While the ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Officially Launches Tegra Note 7 in PH, Gaming Tablet for Php 9,999


Check out Cherry Mobile’s Tegra Note 7 tablet! Earlier today we attended Cherry Mobile’s official launch of the Tegra Note 7 gaming tablet in the PH. The Tegra Note 7 is a gaming tablet that was designed by NVIDIA and sold here by their partner Cherry Mobile. NVIDIA actually partnered with other brands when they sold the device in other ... Read More »