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Head To Head: Smart MyPhone my28 Bundle VS Cherry Prepaid 799 Flare Bundle

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Let’s take a look at both phones to see who has it over who! Today Cherry Mobile released their own answer to MyPhone and Smart’s 888 prepaid bundle – the 799 Flare Bundle. We’ve already talked about it here and unboxed it here, and many of you are probably wondering how the device stacks up to its competitor. Well, that’s …

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Cherry Mobile Flare Lite 2 Unboxing and First Impressions: An Android Phone For Under Php 800? Believe It

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We go hands-on with the Flare Lite 2 MyPhone’s collaboration device with local telco Smart, the price-busting my28 is a rousing success – you can barely find any stock anywhere, and the devices that does hit stores are quickly snatched up by waiting throngs of people. That success has not gone unnoticed by their competitors, namely Cherry Mobile. The local …

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Cherry Prepaid Outs 799 Flare Bundle With 4-inch Android Phone and 120MB Of Free Data

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Cherry Prepaid challenges MyPhone! MyPhone and Smart’s partnership for their my28 super-bundle have not gone unnoticed. Local rival Cherry Mobile has predictably released their own bundle, dubbed the 799 Flare Bundle. Flare Lite 2 specs 1.2GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731 processor 512MB of RAM 4-inch WVGA 4GB of storage, expandable via microSD 5-megapixel rear camera VGA front camera Dual SIM 3G …

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Peak Design Everyday Messenger Review: A Great Bag That’s Incredibly Designed

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A Kickstarter project that received millions of backers worldwide This is the record holder for the most crowdfunded bag on Kickstarter. It was such a success that it exceeded its $100,000 target and reached almost $5M pledges. Having it for about a day now, we really appreciate and understand how this bag is beautiful and extremely well engineered. Plenty of …

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Watch: Unboxing and Initial Impressions of the ASUS Zenfone Zoom

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Watch our short unboxing and initial impressions of the Zenfone Zoom After a year since it’s announcement, ASUS’ cameraphone, the Zenfone Zoom, is almost here. We’re packing our bags and heading to Cebu for Sinulog tomorrow to put the phone through its paces but we were fortunate enough to be invited for a short, intimate session with ASUS’ newest member …

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ASUS Zenfone Zoom Hands-on, First Impressions: The Ultimate Cameraphone?

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We go hands-on with the Zenfone Zoom! While smartphones sold today all have a camera embedded in them, only a few devices can truly be called cameraphones – devices that have the capabilities of consumer point-and-shoots, specifically optical zoom capability. There’s a reason for that – shoving lenses that’s actually capable of optical zoom into phones typically result in overly …

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ASUS Zenfone Max Hands-on, Part Deux: The Big Batteried Phone You’ve Been Waiting For?

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We go hands-on (again) with the ASUS Zenfone Max In the middle of last year we got the chance to hold and fondle a pre-production version of ASUS’ Zenfone Max, the Taiwanese company’s interpretation of the big battery smartphone concept that’s been adopted by many of their competitors. More and more people are conscious about the battery lives of the …

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CloudFone’s Special Edition Phone Has Intel’s New X3 SoC, Disney Tie-ups

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And the announcements keep coming from Cloudfone Alongside the bevy of other announcements from pinoy brand Cloudfone, the company also announced a strategic partnership with entertainment juggernaut, Disney as well. The partnership is still young but has already resulted in a new Cloudfone Special Edition device with a choice between Disney, Marvel and Star Wars goodies in the package. Cloudfone …

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Heavy Metal On A Bargain: CloudFone’s New Budget Excite Phones Have Metal Bodies, Android Marshmallow on Board

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Budget phones, metal bodies Cloudfone and its sister company CellPrime had a bunch of announcements today, though one of the best ones (at least for the budget-minded) is the revelation that their Excite line of devices will now have metal bodies from this point on. To kick things off, two new Excite devices dubbed the Thrill Lite and the Thrill …

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Gionee Finds New Home in PH With CellPrime

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The Chinese brand gets a new home in the PH Chinese brand Gionee has been silent for a few months, but that changes now. The company will now be distributed by CellPrime, the mother company of CloudFone. The company announced the change of distributorship in an event today, which will leverage the distribution channels of CellPrime around the Philippines. Gionee …

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CloudFone Announces Partnership with Windows and Xbox Live

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Some grunt behind Cloudfone’s new partnership Cloudfone has officially announced their partnership with Microsoft and the Redmond firm’s Xbox Live service for Windows 10. While that sounds very enticing for gamers, information presented during the event points to only a content partnership for Windows 10-powered devices. Essentially, eligible devices that include CloudPad’s Epic 8.0, Epic 7.1 and Epic 8.9 tablets …

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Watch: Cherry Mobile Flare Selfie Video Review

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Check out our video review of the Flare Selfie! By now many of you have probably read our review of Cherry Mobile’s Flare Selfie, and while that article touched on most of the points that we were trying to get across, nothing beats a video review in terms of visuals and demos. So today, we’re giving you our full video …

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Watch: MyPhone my28 Unboxing and Initial Hands-on

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Watch the MyPhone my28 in action! A few days ago we bought and unboxed MyPhone’s my28, that price busting Php 888 smartphone that has a lot of features and freebies for its price. Many of you asked for gaming videos and a short demo of the device in action, so that’s the reason why we made this short hands-on and …

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Cherry Mobile Flare Selfie Review: Best Bang-for-the-buck Selfie Phone?

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We review Cherry Mobile’s Flare Selfie! 2016 has barely gotten off the ground yet local outfit Cherry Mobile has already launched another major product: the Flare Selfie. Part of the company’s bang-for-the-buck Flare lineup, the Flare Selfie combines awesome features with good design and more importantly, and affordable price point. The Flare Selfie represents the opening salvo of yet another …

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Top 10 Selling Gadgets On Kimstore for 2015

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What sold the most in the Kimmunity? Kimstore is probably one of the biggest names in online shopping in the PH. With legions of fans and thousands and thousands of customers, the online outfit sells a lot of gadgets. So we thought it would be interesting to know what the most popular gadgets that they’ve managed to sell in 2015. …

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