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Lenovo VIBE S1 review


 Considerably, the Lenovo VIBE S1 is the perfect selfie camera phone in the Lenovo VIBE Series. Camera We have proven its depth and sharpness when we brought the VIBE S1 in our Sinulog Festival trip this January. We can say that it exceeded our expectation for the selfie camera mode in comparison with previous brands that we’ve reviewed so far. Also it passed in our night time low light photography when we took shots of an electronic music fest and fireworks display. There is a little if none of a noise and images are captured even on night mode condition. […]


Kata M2L unboxing, first impressions, and review


 Kata M2L Unboxing Under the hood, the early M2 and M2L share some similarities such as boasting a 1.3GHz Quad Core processor; RAM capacity at 1GB and 16GB internal storage; and Dual Function SIM slot for most of its function and performance. First Impressions What it sets apart are the other specs that makes the M2L to standout on its own. Kata M2L sports a 5.5-inch Super HD Display; a 3000mAh battery; 13MP rear and 8MP front cameras; and is now running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS. I think this is the first Kata device that’s initially released having the Lollipop version on its […]


Canon EOS M3 Walkthrough


 Photography has been a part of people’s daily lives especially now that social media made a boom out of photo sharing apps and instantly enjoy pictures with loved ones. The fastest way to share photos is by using smartphones or Wi-Fi enabled cameras to upload on Instagram, Facebook, or whatever social media platform you might have. This is one of the reasons why most cameras are consistently developing with ready Wi-Fi to easily connect to the Internet. And when it comes to handheld cameras, more consumers prefer tiny and compact cameras over the big and bulky dslr. The millenium age […]


Kata T4 review and why we believe it’s an ideal tablet for media entertainment


 We’ve just read on Kata Philippines‘ Facebook that the recently launched Kata T4 is already sold-out. That’s great to hear for a product that has been introduced early this November. The flagship tablet is the newest device that Kata brought in the market thriving with the latest innovation for their consumer. Let’s not forget that back in 2014, Kata released Fish Tab 3 that resembled (for the lack of word) the iPad mini with it’s 7.9-inch display offering a fair breather on the much expensive tablet in the market. For PhP 7,995, it was a good buy. While being the […]


Affordable tablet, Kata T4 first-impressions


 Kata Philippines have been teasing its market on their Facebook page by announcing the release of the newest addition to their tablet line – the Kata T4. Kata calls it their ‘hippest phablet ever’. We  had the exclusive opportunity to see the latest device, first-hand, when it was presented to us  for its preview launch for select media guests a few days ago. To be honest, Kata T4 has the iPad Mini impression on our first look, which might raise some eyebrows from loyal Apple fans. But to those who are very open to the competition, T4 is definitely a breather for the highly-priced tablets available in the […]


REVIEW: KATA Box bringing limitless entertainment possibilities


 Kata has just launch its newest Kata Box that puts your television to the next level, turning your regular TV into a smart TV, with just an HDMI cable and your good to go. The Kata Box lets you surf through the internet, stream contents online, play games and use smartphone apps all directly to your TV. Kata box specs Android 4.4 kitkat Amlogic S805 Quad core 1.5GHz Mali-450 ( Internal storage ) 1GB RAM / 8GB ROM Micro SD slot WIFI / LAN 2 USB type A port 1 HDMI port AV output Kata Box can also read all kinds of […]


Kata T Mini 2 review


 We’ve been using the latest tablet from Kata – the T Mini 2, and here’s our two-cents thoughts on this device. For a new player in the mobile industry, Kata has already made its mark to the competition offering smartphone and tablets on its basic and mid-range categories that are amazingly superior on their own. Initially available since February 2015, Kata T Mini 2 is a 6.95″ tablet running on Android operating system with an IPS Display (1024 x 600 pixels) with Ambient Light Sensor, Multi Touch, and Proximity Sensor. Under the hood Quad core Media Tek MT8382 1.3 GHz […]


Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL quick unboxing


 Zenfone Selfie is primarily made for all the people who love taking selfies. The build and design has the classic Zen brushed-metal finish. The camera feature itself is loaded with 13MP rear and front; Dual LED Real Tone Flash rear and front; and Laser Auto Focus rear camera. Built with touch base Zen Motion function where user can just simply swipe ‘S‘ on the display to use the selfie mode. It has aReal-Time Beautification function to make you more glamorous and Dual-Color Real Tone Flash that delivers true-to-life colors. Watch our quick video unboxing Another great feature of Zenfone Selfie is the […]


Asus ZenFone 2 Laser quick video unboxing


 Built for light-speed photography crafted smartphone luxury, Zenfone 2 Laser can see at the speed of light. With 400%brighter under low light mode plus with Laser Auto Focus on dim light focusing, the baby monster Zenfone 2 Laser can capture the best moment in photography. Here’s our quick video unboxing Zenfone 2 Laser’s build and design includes a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 for maximum protection and scratch-proof function. Compared to Gorilla Glass 3, Gorilla Glass 4 is 2.5x stronger in abrasions test, 2x improvement on drop-height to failure, and has 80% lower chance of breakage. Gorilla Glass 4’s Retained Strength, […]


My Passport Ultra 1TB portable hard drive review


 One of the things that brings headaches when you’re working online is when the memory storage of your laptop or any device has come to reach a maximum point where it’s almost full and your device slows down or doesn’t have enough space to save your incoming data. It’s disappointing and all you can do is scratch your head when you get a ‘storage full’ message. Only means you’ve used up all the memory of your device and it’s time now for a backup. Good thing we’re always ready and we have our WD My Passport Ultra portable hard drive on the side. […]


Moto X user review experience


 Moto X – the 2nd generation has a lot of promising features and aspects that Android and Google lovers will find very appealing and suited for their taste. It’s build, design, and unique feature like Moto Voice,  Moto Assist, Moto Actions, and Moto Display give the Moto X an exciting device to play. Moto X is ready for Android 5.1 update and running on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 2.5 Ghz quad-core processor. The 5.2-inch display boasts of brilliant 1080p Full HD Display on Corning Gorilla Glass plus amazing water-resistant coating. Moto X really does have a powerful specs to get into as you look at […]


Kata M3 quick review


 Kata M3 is the successor to Kata M1 and M2 series. The latter released in 2014. While there’s no changes in its size (5.5 inch), Kata M3 has upgraded from Full HD to Super HD Display and from 1.3GHz Quad Core MTK6582 processor to the now 1.7GHz Octa Core. The camera of Kata M3 now boasts of 16MP+8MP. For the best part, its battery performs better and lasts longer with its 3300mAh battery capacity. Initially available for PhP 9,499, Kata M3 is a great buy especially if you’re going to use it for games, video recordings and playback. The 5.5 inch Super HD  720 x 1280 perfectly […]


What’s inside the Kata M3 box?


 Let’s see what’s inside Kata M3. Kata M3 unit earphones plug-ins USB cable USB charging adapter Warranty/User Guide Kata M3 is pack with 5.5-inch Super HD, 1.7GHz Octa Core, 16MP+8MP Camera, Dual SIM, 2GB RAM, 16GB Storage, FREE Tempered Glass Screen Protector, and FREE 35GB Online Storage. Available in Kata outlets nationwide and for PhP 9,499 only while stocks last. Great news for all Metrobank cardholders. Get 25% off when you purchase Kata M3 using your Metrobank credit card. Promo is available at select Kata branches and is applicable under the 3-month 0% interest installment plan. Kata M3 Grey is available via Lazada until stocks last […]


LG Leon packs light and convenient functionalities for great value deals


 LG‘s latest entrant for the budget-friendly and affordable-thinking consumers easily slips a light and convenient functionalities with LG Leon, the basic phone made for people who are not much hyped with all the super packed mid-ranged or premium phones available in the market today. LG Leon may not be the all-packaged smartphone you’ll ever wanted BUT it is built with light and convenient functionalities you’ll ever need for your daily use. For one, LG Leon has 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor, that some of the mid-range and premium phones already have. LG’s special feature KNOCK code is also incorporated with LG Leon […]


Honor 6 device User Manual Quick Guide PDF file


 In case you already have your Honor 6 and you are about to get yourself ready and familiarize with this 5-inch Android smartphone from Huawei brand, you can Download Honor 6 User Manual Quick Guide so you can manage your phone in the easiest and simplest ways possible. Honor 6 is unbelievably a great smartphone that was launched in December 2014 and is gaining smartphone user’s favorite device. We love to play and tinker with our device and what will happen if you’ve get stuck with a problem and you don’t have a manual guide to start from. Take for example […]


Unboxing Cherry Mobile One 5.1 Lollipop Android version


 Everyone is excited about the latest Android One roll out since it was announced a couple of days ago in the Philippines. Google was quick to reveal two new Android phones that carries the Android One 5.1 Lollipop Android version from Cherry Mobile and MyPhone, both making huge waves in the local tech market with affordable devices for Filipino consumers. Now let’s see what’s inside the Cherry Mobile One package that we brought home after Google gave-away these brand new phones after that Android One event in Makati. First look, unboxing First, we’ve got the brand new box with the Android […]


Huawei Honor 6 review


 Back in late December 2014, Huawei introduced another flagship device, the Honor 6, a brave new line packed with Kirin 920 octa-core architecture processor.  This allows the handset to deliver powerful performance which enable it to better manage power consumption. Look and Design Admit it. When you’re shopping for a phone or tablet, or any other device, you are on the look-out for a unit that has the ‘wow‘ factor. A phone that will make your friends drool over. When we saw the first news release of Honor 6, we had that feeling that we’ll gonna like it. That’s why when the opportunity knocked […]


Kata i4 user review


 We have been using Kata i4 for past one month now and all we can say is it really competes with the more known and well advertised brand in the market today. With an MTK 6592 Octa Core processor and 1.7GHz chipset, 2GB RAM, and massive storage of 32GB internal storage, what more can you ask for? Plus the fact that it is priced lower than any other popular brands which makes Kata the most affordable smartphone to ever hit the country since 2014. Good news that makes Kata brand even more dynamic is the fact that it reaches 1,041,800 likes on Facebook now. […]


Kata i4 first impressions; pre-order starts January 2, 2015


 As soon as we’ve got hold of the latest flagship from Kata Digital, we are in awe of the Kata i4 superb design, so far among the Kata smartphone lines. And at last, Kata produced an entirely different specs and look embodied on Kata i4. Let’s start with the design We cannot call it sleek but Kata i4 is stylishly designed and has evolved from the usual look of its predecessors and we are thankful that it was produced as it should be. At 144.5mm in length, 71.5mm in width, 6.5mm thickness, and 161g in weight, Kata i4 is slightly similar to […]


UNWRAP! The highly-anticipated Kata i4 to be revealed soon in the Philippines


 Kata i4 is coming! Latest news that we’ve got from Kata Digital is…  the anticipated release of Kata i4 in the Philippines will be made available soon. KATA I4 BUILT FOR HIGH-CLASS ENTERTAINMENT. The mid-range smartphone from Kata is built for high-class entertainment use and that’s probably because t is packed with MTK 6592 Octa Core processor and 1.7GHz chipset, 2GB RAM, and massive storage of 32GB internal storage. Double the power of the previously launched Kata i3s. It’s also 2mm thinner at 6.5mm. Besting the previous Kata i3s on specs, Kata i4 has 16MP rear and 8MP front camera for great […]


MiPOW PLAYBULB: Combining lights and sounds in your own space


 Combining light and music If you’re the type of person whose really into good music, chances are, you prefer in listening at your own space, in your home, in your living room, or at your bedroom.  Be it  ballad, mellow, rock, hiphop, rnb, calssical, or even edm, it doesn’t matter as long as you hear great songs, sounds, melodies, that rip through your heart and soul. Listening to Globe‘s Spotify Top Hits selections makes it easier now that we don’t need another music player. We just have to download and install Spotify on our mobile device and songs are played, as you choose […]


Cherry Mobile reveals mobile accessories and solutions under Pyxis brand


 We’ve just unwrapped one of our pre-Christmas presents and we are happy to reveal Cherry Mobile‘s part of their  gadgets and accessories line that will perfectly pair with any of your Cherry Mobile devices. The need for mobile solutions prompted us to unboxed Pyxis, a brand of powerbank that was part of the give-away during Cherry Mobile’s The Captain’s Ball event a few weeks back. We decided to unwrap this Christmas Eve the Pyxis T10 10400mAh powerbank to get up close and finally replace the old powerbank we are using. More of The Captain’s Ball feature here. Pyxis powerbank comes in […]

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SandBox Alviera in Pampanga tops our most searched places in 2014


 Merry Christmas! Since 2014 is bound to end and before we welcome 2015 with a big bang, let us share with you some of our not-so-popular top searched terms in our blog during the year. This is our first time to make these lists and we just trimmed it to 5 categories. Hope you’ll enjoy! Top News / Events MH370 Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2013 Jollibee TVC with Carmina Villaroel and Zoren Legazpi Cinderella at Resorts World Manila Bb. Lungsod ng Batangas 2014 Bb. Pilipinas 2014 EATS at SM Fairview Taters Le Grand 2oth Anniversary Yahoo Celebrity Awards 2014 SM […]