Monday , 14 October 2019

Phones

Huawei Teases Upcoming Event in Paris

A new series of phones with an under-display camera? It turns out that Huawei is not yet done with launching new smartphones—specifically high-end and innovative ones. Following last month’s Mate 30 series launch, Huawei sent invites for an October 17 event in Paris. The event poster hints that there will be multiple new phones to be launched on October 17, …

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OPPO Reno 2: First Shots In Hanoi

OPPO’s new mid-ranger takes great shots We’ve already told you about the OPPO Reno 2’s video capabilities, as well as how it feels in the hand. But how does OPPO’s new quad-camera mid-ranger perform when you’re actually using it for photos? Pretty good, as it turns out – we took the Reno 2 with us to Hanoi to see how …

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Here’s Why You Don’t Need to Get the Latest Flagship Phone

Even a 1-year old flagship can take really great shots Brands are releasing new phones at a pace faster than ever. For the past 3 years, we normally get at least two new flagship phones per brand, which translates to a 6-month product cycle. While most consumers desire to get the latest and greatest, we at Unbox.ph think that there’s …

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Here’s Your Guide on Pre-Ordering the V17 Pro

Which is the best deal? Pre-orders are now ongoing for vivo’s latest mid-range phone, and the brand is offering two ways to get the V17 Pro. If you plan to pre-order offline, you will need to secure a Php 500 downpayment at your nearest vivo store/dealer/kiosk in order to get Php 3,500 worth of freebies that include a V17 Pro …

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Huawei Reportedly Updating Mate 20 Pro to Android 10

It will still have Google services In spite of ongoing tensions between US and China, Huawei remains committed in updating its phones. New reports indicate that Mate 20 Users in Netherlands are receiving the Android 10-based EMUI 10 update. The update is pretty huge at 4.5GB (which was also the case for the EMUI 9.1 update), so it will take …

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Two More Things: Xiaomi Makes Redmi 8, Redmi 8A available in the Philippines

Xiaomi’s new budget phone champs are here! Aside from the Redmi Note 8 series and their killer prices, Xiaomi makes another surprise as it announced that the more affordable Redmi 8 and Redmi 8A will be available in the Philippines starting today. The Redmi 8A will be available in the 2GB/32GB variant, while the Redmi 8 will be available in …

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Watch: Mi 9T Pro and Realme 5 Giveaway Alert

Check out Unbox founder Carlo Ople’s fun twist with his on-the-spot giveaway During the Smart Vloggers Camp at Letran Calamba, Unbox founder Carlo Ople gave a talk to thousands of students. In between the talk, he held an on-the-spot contest where he gave away three Realme C2s and a Galaxy A10s to lucky students who were able to answer questions …

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Samsung Reportedly has Three New Affordable High-End Phones in the Works

A Note 10 Lite is included in the rumor mill Aside from reports of a new line of Galaxy A series for 2020, Samsung is reportedly working on three “lite” flagships as well. According to exclusive reports from SamMobile, the three upcoming phones are the Galaxy A91, Galaxy S10 Lite, and Galaxy Note 10 Lite. The Galaxy A91 is part …

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HMD Global Rolls Out Stable Android 10 Build to the Nokia 8.1

It is the first mid-range phone to receive Android 10 HMD Global stayed to its schedule and is rolling out the stable Android 10 build to the Nokia 8.1. The update weighs around 1.5GB and includes the September 2019 security patch. With this rollout, the Nokia 8.1 is the first mid-range phone (specifically, the first Snapdragon 710-powered phone) to officially …

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Redmi K20 Pro/ Mi 9T Pro Scores 102 in DxOMark

It matches the Pixel 3 and beats the iPhone XR Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 Pro/Mi 9T Pro is one of the most affordable flagship phones you can buy right now, and DxOMark’s latest report proves that it can go head-to-head with more expensive phones. With an overall score of 102, the Redmi K20 Pro/Mi 9T Pro. Breaking down the scores, while …

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WATCH: Better Than Ever – Redmi Note 8 Pro Unboxing

Xiaomi strikes again! Xiaomi Philippines has made the Redmi Note 8 Pro official in our shores, and they have done it again: with quad rear cameras (headlined by a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 main camera), a display that is capable of viewing HDR video, and MediaTek’s new and all-powerful Helio G90T processor, Xiaomi’s latest budget mid-range offering is set to continue …

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ASUS Announces ROG Phone II Ultimate Edition

For those who need A LOT of storage On top of the ROG Phone II price and pre-order announcement, along with the pricing of its accessories, ASUS announced that they will be bringing the Ultimate Edition ROG Phone II to the Philippines as well. Priced at Php 59,995, the ROG Phone II Ultimate Edition’s main difference is that it comes …

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Watch: OPPO Reno 2 Hands-On, Quick Review

A must-have for content creators? OPPO is bringing the successor to the Reno with the Reno 2. Aside from the updated internals and cameras, the Reno 2’s key selling point is its video capabilities. With both OIS and EIS built-in, the Reno 2 is meant for content creators who want to capture rock-steady footage for their vlogs. Check out our …

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Redmi Note 8 Pro Unboxing and Quick Review: They Did It Again!

Let’s Unbox the Redmi Note 8 Pro! One of the best phones when it comes to giving you the most value for your money had to the Redmi Note 7 Pro. For its price tag, it pretty much crossed everything on the list in terms of its spec sheets and features. Well, the folks over at Xiaomi Philippines just launched …

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Redmi Note 8 Undercuts Competition, Price Revealed!

The new high-megapixel mid-range kings are here After a successful launch with the Redmi Note 7 last March, Xiaomi Philippines brings the follow up to one of 2019’s best budget mid-range phones with the Redmi Note 8 series. The Redmi Note 8 Pro is the more significant model, as it is the first phone with a 64-megapixel ISOCELL GW1 main …

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