Thursday , 14 November 2019

Editor’s Picks

4G Download Speeds in the Philippines Peak Early in the Morning According to Opensignal

Download speeds dip during rush hour In its continued research about 4G connectivity in the Philippines, Opensignal’s latest findings show that 4G download speeds vary depending on the time of the day. For the Philippines, Opensignal noted that fluctuations in download speeds are wide, with speeds going as fast as 2.8 times during the fastest hour of the day—specifically, during …

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Is Huawei’s Brutal Pricing Forcing Brands To Drop Prices?

Ultimately the consumer wins Competition in the mid-range segment is absolutely brutal. While the spotlight for smartphones has always been in the flagship segment, people in the industry know that most brand’s bread and butter are the mid-range and entry-level market. That’s never been truer than this year, where several brands are duking it out in the Php 10K to …

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Huawei Sells 20,000 Nova 3i’s A Day After Launch

It’s one of the best selling phones from Huawei’s lineup Looks like Huawei has a certified hit on its hands – just a day after officially launching the phone in the Philippines, the company has managed to score big with its latest mid-range phone, the Nova 3i. According to the brand, they’ve managed to sell around 20,000 pieces of the …

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Here Are 26 Interesting Products You Can Buy At The First Official Xiaomi Store

Lots of good deals! We took a peek at the products that are being sold at the first-ever official Xiaomi store in the Philippines. To be honest, there are too many good deals in the store. To make things easier, we compiled the best and most interesting Xiaomi products. Check our list: Phones Redmi Note 4 – Php 7990 for …

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What Can You Buy with Php1,000 in Greenhills? (+Giveaway)

We did a quick shopping crawl in Greenhills with a budget of Php1,000. We tried to fit in as many useful and practical gadgets and accessories we could with the money. Check out what we ended up with in the embedded video above! By the way, make sure you watch until the end of the video because there’s a nice …

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The Ultimate Tita Techie: Kris Aquino’s Top Tech Essentials at Her Vast Abode

Our favorite tita is a certified techie If you have watched Kris Aquino’s three-part video of her home tour, you will notice that the Queen of All Media is a techie herself. For the sake of curiosity, we rewatched the videos several times and spotted the important tech essentials for Kris, Bimb, and Josh. Check out what we spotted: An abundance …

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Unbox.PH Top 10 Tech Issues and Trends in 2017

As we were going through the list of the top articles on Unbox, we couldn’t help but notice stories that were almost local tech historical milestones for the Philippines. We’ve compiled and organized them and put together this list of the top 10 tech issues and trends for PH tech for the year. Check them out and let us know …

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WATCH: Cherry Mobile Flare S6 Premium Limited Edition Unboxing

cherry mobile flare s6 premium limited edition unboxing

#39 Out of 500 A few weeks ago Cherry Mobile released the a special limited run of the Flare S6 Premium. A handful of units for the media, distributors, and their partners had their names etched at the back of the phone, making it some sort of a collector’s item. In a market where it’s difficult to differentiate, Cherry Mobile …

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Unbox PH Bag Raid: Duey’s Gear List

What’s in my bag? Reviewing gadgets, covering events, understanding the latest tech innovations: These are among the many things we do here in Unbox. Along with that, we need a bunch of gear to make sure we deliver the best possible content to you guys. For my version of my bag raid, I’m sharing my top essentials, along with a …

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Unbox PH Bag Raid: Jamie’s Gear List

What’s in my Bag? While a few gadgets are still in their review process, I thought that I would share what gear I usually have with me to be able to share the world of tech to you guys. This list isn’t an Everyday Carry because trust me, it isn’t fun to carry all of this gear on your back for …

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The PH Midrange Smartphone Market is 100% Lit and Will Just Keep Getting Better

Let’s face the brutal truth. Smartphone manufacturers are moving up and pricing their flagships out of the reach of ordinary Filipinos. Php30,000 was already a stretch a few years ago but now we’re seeing devices at the Php50,000 and up range. The only realistic way to get those devices is through postpaid plans or you’re just plain loaded with cash …

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5 Power User Tips for Your New iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X

Power Tips: iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X If you’re planning on getting a new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, or iPhone X this coming Christmas, you better make sure you maximize the heck out of it because it will cost you a lot of hard earned cash. These new iPhones have specific new features that set it apart from …

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iPhone X Review: Hype Free and Based on Everyday Real Life Use

iPhone X Review Apple got a lot of hate when they announced the iPhone X together with the iPhone 8/8 Plus. Apart from the back-to-back release which made the iPhone 8 “pointless”, they also priced the iPhone X at a whopping $1,000 for the 64GB variant. I’ve been using the iPhone X for over a week now and I’d like …

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What is the Most Googled Mid-Ranged Smartphone in the Philippines

Google Trends is a tool that shows top searches on Google for a certain period of time in specific countries. We’ve been tracking the intense mid-range smartphone battle on the app and it was a tight battle throughout September. This October though we have breakout leaders. The recent launches of Huawei and OPPO have put them ahead of the pack. …

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The OPPO F5 Celebrity-Powered Selfie Expert Launch at City of Dreams

The OPPO F5 launch campaign is interesting, unique, and fascinating to take a closer look at. It bucked the trend of the usual gadget beat press event (they teased it via celebrities at the Star Magic Ball) and they went with a solid balance between lifestyle and tech throughout the build-up until the actual launch. This is actually the secret …

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