Thursday , 9 April 2020

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Watch: Huawei P40 Pro Review

The best smartphone camera for 2020? While we are currently on community quarantine as of this writing, we got to review the Huawei P40 Pro. Aside from a Kirin 990 5G processor, the P40 Pro is a flagship phone through and through with a “quad curve overflow” OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a 4200mAh battery with 40w wired …

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ASUS ROG Strix SCAR 17 G732LXS Hands-on, Quick Review: RGB Powerhouse

300Hz refresh rate! Aside from its dual-screen gaming notebook, ASUS also launched a bunch of other traditional form-factor gaming laptops armed with Intel and NVIDIA’s newest silicon. The ROG Strix SCAR 17 is probably the best equipped one outside of the elusive Zephyrus S17, sporting a huge 17-inch display with a blisteringly fast 300Hz refresh rate. We had a few …

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Realme Band Review: Bang-for-the-Buck Fitness Tracker?

We review the Realme Band!  Realme is the latest phone brand to join the smartphone + IoT (Internet of Things) ecosystem with the launch of the Realme Band. Realme’s first fitness tracker positions itself as the most affordable offering in the market, making it ideal for those who need a reliable device to track their fitness journey. While it has its …

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Huawei P40, P40 Pro and P40 Pro Plus, What’s the Difference?

Which one should you get? Huawei has officially announced its new P40 series of flagships. And unlike before there are now three versions of their flagship: the regular P40, the P40 Pro, and the P40 Pro Plus. So, what differentiates each phone from one another? Cameras: While all phones sport the company’s new 50-megapixel ultra-vision camera with an RYYB sensor …

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Realme X50 5G Review: Gateway to 5G

A mid-range 5G device you should consider?  2020 is the year of 5G, and more brands are joining the bandwagon by launching 5G-enabled flagship and mid-range phones. And despite just being three months into the new decade, Realme already has two 5G phones to date, with the mid-range X50 being one of them. Launched in China last January, the X50 …

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Review: The Ulimate Flex Phone

Is this the future of smartphones? Samsung’s Galaxy Fold was, for all intents and purposes, a proof-of-concept device. It was made to demonstrate that yes, consumer-grade foldable phones could be possible using the technology of today. It wasn’t supposed to be a device for mass-consumption, thanks to its high cost and limited appeal. Obviously that’s no longer the case with …

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Lenovo Yoga C940 Review: Premium Entertainment Buddy

Is Lenovo’s flagship 2-in-1 worth it?       Lenovo’s Yoga line has developed a reputation for being one of the most-recognized 2-in-1 laptops since the original IdeaPad Yoga 13 back in 2012. Lenovo’s current flagship 2-in-1—the Yoga C940—improves on the age-old formula set by the company with features like a bright 4K display option, minimalist aluminum unibody chassis, and a 360-degree rotating …

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OPPO Reno3 and Reno3 Pro Hands-on, Quick Review: Incremental Improvements

We go hands-on with OPPO’s new Renos! OPPO’s Reno line has had a crazy ride in the past few years. The line was first positioned as a high-end phone when it was initially revealed, but judging from the specs, build quality and eventual price, the line has been relegated to mid-range duties this 2020. That’s bad news for fans of …

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Huawei Nova 7i Review: At Long Last

Is the new Nova star any good? Huawei’s Nova line has developed a solid reputation for compelling mid-range phones that offer great value for money. Huawei’s latest offering—the Nova 7i—aims to strengthen the line further by being the first Kirin 810-powered phone to be sold globally. Slotted below the Nova 5T, the Nova 7i offers flagship features like 40w wired …

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OPPO Enco Free TWS Earbuds Review: Clever Tricks Make For A Great Pair Of Cans

Is OPPO’s debut TWS earbuds any good? As more phones ditch headphone jacks, more people are starting to buy wireless earbuds, and even more brands are jumping on the accessory bandwagon. The latest one is OPPO, with the Chinese brand debuting their Enco Free TWS cans to cash in on the trend. The new buds have more than a passing …

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Huawei Nova 7i Unboxing, Quick Review: Mid-range Beast Cometh

Huawei’s new mid-range phone is here Huawei’s dropping more mid-range goodness this March. The company’s Nova 7i (or Nova 6 SE, or P40 Lite depending where you are in the world) is finally arriving in the country. The new phone is the first device to hit outside of China that carries the company’s new Kirin 810 processor, which finally replaces …

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OPPO Find X2 Pro Hands-on, Quick Review: Triple-camera Flagship Monster

OPPO’s new flagship can take on Samsung and Huawei While OPPO has done incredibly well in the mid-range and budget segment, the company has always struggled in the flagship category. Their Find X was a great technical achievement for the company thanks to that motorized front camera module but failed to make significant headway against offerings from their main rivals, …

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Realme C3 Review: All Hail The New Budget King

You won’t find a better deal for the money Realme is on track to become one of the most popular brands in the Philippines despite being less than 2 years old. The former OPPO sub-brand has managed to continually one-up more established competitors and is on track to sustain its phenomenal growth from last year thanks to new devices like …

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MSI Modern 14 Review: MacBook Pro Alternative

Is MSI’s entry-level, content creator-specific laptop any good? While MSI is known for its gaming laptops, the Taiwan brand is looking to expand its customer base and now wants to cater to creatives as well. Enter their new, MSI Modern 14 notebook. It’s their new entry-level offering under their Creator line that offers important features that professionals and creatives look …

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Realme C3 Unboxing, First Impressions: New Budget King?

So much value Chinese brand Realme has continued to be one of the biggest success stories in the mobile space ever since its humble beginnings less than two years ago. The brand’s astounding 700% growth in Q4 wasn’t a fluke and was driven mostly by products much like the device we’re unboxing today. The Realme C3 is the latest budget …

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