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Better Late Than Never: MyPhone Teases KitKat Update?


Will we finally see KitKat on MyPhone devices? Back in May we found out that MyPhone was preparing to release a KitKat update for their smartphones via their ODM Tinno. Well, after about a month and a half of waiting, it seems that the company is gearing up to provide that update. While the update is fashionably late (around 15 ... Read More »

SKK Cuts Prices of Marian Tab and Marian S1, Up To 50% Off During Limited Sale


SKK cuts prices of its two high-end products! Curious about the SKK Marian Tab and the S1 but don’t want to poney up the full SRP? Well, you’re in luck as the company is cutting prices of its two high end products for the first 100 customers. The SKK Marian Tab will only be Php 9,999 for the first 30 ... Read More »

Upcoming MediaTek MT6595 LTE Capable Processor Scores 43K Points In AnTuTu


MediaTek’s next SoC is a beast! We haven’t seen MediaTek’s recently announced SoC in any smartphone since it was announced back in Feb, mich makes us wonder what kind of performance it’ll bring. Well, according to an AnTuTu benchmark, it seems that the octa-core, LTE capable MT6595 is a monster when it comes to AnTuTu, scoring a jaw dropping 43149 ... Read More »

MediaTek to Release 3 64-bit SoCs Within This Year

MediaTek Roadmap

Here’s a glimpse of MediaTek’s roadmap for the rest of the year MediaTek, the Taiwanese chipmaker that made affordable Android smartphones a reality is tipped to release three new, 64-bit SoCs before the year ends. The new Socs cover both quad-core and octa-core markets, and are all capable of running LTE. The MT6752 and the MT6732 are both LTE, 64-bit ... Read More »

Samsung Philippines Prices Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5


Check out the pricing for Samsung’s latest Tabs! We crowned Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S 8.4 as the Android tablet to beat this year a few weeks ago for a reason. The stellar display, impressive battery life and oh-so-thin body made it one of the best tablets that the company has ever made, though we could only guess at the eventual ... Read More »

LG Announces Global Rollout for G Pad 10.1

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LG announces updated G Pad 10.1 specs, full global rollout If you were curious about LG’s two new G Pad models and what their eventual specs will be, you’ll be happy to know that the Korean electronics manufacturer has announced a global roll-out of one of the the new tables and what to expect when it comes to specs. LG ... Read More »

Asus Zenfone 5,6 and Padfone mini Priced via CMK Cellphones [UPDATED]


Are these the official prices of the new ZenFones and the Padfone mini? When ASUS invited us to the preview of their soon to be launched ZenFones and Padfone mini, the company was tight-lipped on the eventual prices of these products, promising to reveal all of the prices during the official Philippine consumer launch on July 17. Well, it seems ... Read More »

ASUS Padfone mini Hands-on, First Impressions: Finally, An Affordable PadFone


We go hands-on with the PadFone mini! While we liked the concept of ASUS’ PadFone series of hybrid tablets/smartphones, their relatively prohibitive cost prevented them from widespread adoption, confining them to the bags (and pockets) of the gadget elite. It seems that ASUS has finally seen the light and has developed an affordable version of the PadFone: the PadFone Mini. ... Read More »

Xiaomi’s MiPad Scores Almost 40,000 Points in AnTuTu


The very definition of halimaw! We knew Xiaomi’s tablet, the Mi Pad, was a powerhouse because of the Tegra K1 processor that resides in its unapologetically plastic body, but we never knew just how fast it was. Well, now we know. An AnTuTu benchmark of the Mi Pad has surfaced, which shows a score of almost 40,000 (39,768 to be exact). ... Read More »

Kata Unveils T Mini Tablet

Kata_T Mini

Meet Kata’s newest tablet! Kata has sent over the full specifications of their small-ish tablet, the T mini ahead of the official unveil later today at SM Manila. The T mini is the company’s latest tablet, sporting a dual-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT8312 processor, 6.95-inch WSVGA display, 8GB of storage and 1GB of RAM. Kata T mini specs 1.3GHz dual-core MediaTek ... Read More »

Google Redesigns Android, Makes It Faster with L

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Major redesign all around While Google isn’t revealing what the version number or what dessert the next version of Android will be, they’ve shown a few new elements of the OS in what they’re calling Android L. The new version of OS will have significant improvements in graphics, battery life, security and the user experience over Android 4.4 KitKat. Check ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Review: The Android Tablet to Beat This Year


We review Samsung’s gorgeous Galaxy Tab S 8.4! We’ll be perfectly honest: we weren’t blown away by the Galaxy Tab S when it was leaked a few months ago. The spec sheet was a bit underwhelming, and the design was, well, basically a blown-up Galaxy S5. That quickly changed when we saw it in person when it was officially announced ... Read More »

Leaked HTC Volantis Tipped to be Next Nexus Tablet


Is this the next Nexus tablet? Wondering what the next Nexus tablet will be and who will make it? Well, according to a recent leak it seems that HTC will be the next company to make the iconing Google-branded tablet in the form of the Volantis. The Volantis is tipped to be next Nexus tablet, and comes with a 8.9-inch ... Read More »

It’s Not Rebranded: Why Local Phones Aren’t Simply Rebrands

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We give you the lowdown on how local brands choose their phones Whenever we talk about local brands and the phones they offer to the Philippine market, it’s almost always guaranteed that someone would chime in and say “rebranded lang yan mga yan (those phones are just rebranded!)”. We all know that no local smartphone (or featurephone for that matter) ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5 Hands-on: The Most Vibrant Tablets We’ve Ever Seen


We go hands-on with Samsung’s newest tablets! Earlier today Samsung officially unveiled their newest flagship tablet, the Galaxy Tab S. The Tab S comes in two distinct flavors: a full sized 10.5-inch version and a smaller, 8.4-inch variant. Samsung says that they developed these two tablets with superior viewing in mind, infusing them with a extremely vibrant Super AMOLED display. ... Read More »