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Vivo Y55 released in the Philippines


 Only in May 2016, we saw the global launch of the Vivo V3 Max and we gave it an awesome unboxing and review after we were able to get first dibs of the 5.5 smartphone. In the said article, we mentioned Vivo’s global stand Q1 2016 in the world, making the brand more aggressive when it comes to developing competitive smartphones for end-users. This month of October, we were invited to an exclusive launch of their new mobile device, the Vivo Y55, a new companion for young Filipinos who love to express themselves with the Vivo mobile phones. The Vivo […]


Weather Philippines Foundation gets urbanized with Cebu Heritage Tour


 Did you know that long before the colonizing powers of the West arrived, Cebu was once called Zubu and was already an important trading center and one of the oldest trading location known as parian is here in this city? Before Ferdinand Magellan, it was the Chinese traders who discovered and were particularly attracted, not only to goods; but tot the honesty of the natives of Zubu, and it was the ‘ideal safe harbor’ because of the protection in the east given by the Mactan Island. This was just an introduction of what we rediscovered during our recent stay in Cebu. […]


Lenovo ups the merch with affordable multimedia smartphone Vibe K5 series


 Bum with your current smartphone because it can’t give you enough of the things you need? Well, Lenovo Vibe K5 Series has just released a very good-looking and affordable smartphones and they are already available as soon as you shop for them. Launching off from the the Vibe K4 models, the K5 series are kickass on their own form factors. We haven’t actually tried any of the three latest models but based on our first impressions, they’re a big catch that is so difficult not to take a second look. Here are why we think the Lenovo Vibe K5 Series […]


alcatel joins multimedia-driven market with IDOL 4S + VR combo


 Almost all of the big mobile devices brands in the world have augmented the multimedia experience of their products and alcatel, one of the world’s fastest-growing smartphone brands, is upping the ante in the Philippines’ smartphone industry with the launch of IDOL 4S + VR and two more of the latest mobile devices, MOVE TIME TRACK & TALK watch and PLUS 10 with 4G LTE Keyboard tablet. The IDOL 4S + VR is the company’s new flagship smartphone, taking the alcatel user’s experience up a notch with unique, finely crafted design, and innovative features. We saw first-hand the latest mobile […]


New OPPO F1 Plus disrupts the ‘Selfie’ phone category one more time


 One thing that we love about the brands’ never-ending smartphone battle is its continuous effort of giving the consumer the best, most functional, most reliable, most beautifully design, and most premium when it comes to specs (outside and under the hood) and build. Aside from the overall performance, one of the specs that smartphone companies take into consideration is the always improvement of the camera of the unit, and for some, they really take it too seriously that instead of just calling it a smartphone, they outta be known as ‘the’ camera phone. The ‘selfie’ smartphone or camera phone is one […]


OPPO F1’s Selfie Expertise gets the spotlight at OPPO Music Fest


 The OPPO Music Fest, headlined by OPPO endorser Sarah Geronimo, Up Dharma Down, Marc Marasigan, Victor Pring, Marga on the Mic, Kat DJ, and Deuce Manila’s Patty Tiu,brought to the fore the selfie expertise of the F1 last Friday, March 18 held at the Globe Circuit Event Grounds in Makati. Our field writer went there early to catch the happenings before and during the music fest. And of course, one major attraction for the crowd was a replica of the OPPO F1 camera phone, which was attached to a giant selfie stick – the biggest one used in a festival in the […]


Aside from Continuum, Microsoft Lumia 950 XL also rocks with stunning camera specs that is perfect for mobile photography


 Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is the current Lumia series top of the line Windows smartphone that has the latest camera technology and running on a Windows 10 OS. The Lumia 950 XL Continuum combines smartphone and desktop experience with features like the Windows Tiles that fans will appreciate. What’s inside the box? Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Product user guide Earphones Battery Charger USB-C cable The design is remarkable with its 5.7-inch size AMOLED covered with Gorilla Glass 4 sheet that gives a corporate and executive look and hefty feel. The Windows desktop experience is brought with ease into the mobile […]

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. […]

LG V10

LG wows with the V Series smartphone that has an impressive audio and video taking specs


 LG Electronics piped in the newest smartphone and device in Manila last November 25 showcasing impressive audio and video taking capabilities and features such as Second Screen, Dual Front Cameras, Multi-View Window, and Manual Video Mode under the V Series phones. It is just fitting that before 2015 ends, another big on style and features was unveiled to surprise the world as LG launched the V Series starting with the LG V10. This latest smartphone unit sports features mentioned above plus a nice and smooth designed 5.7-inch QHD IPS Quantum Display and silicone back grid pattern cover panel for easy grip. Before we […]


Excited Apple fans waited for midnight for the Philippine launch of iPhone 6s


  After the clock strikes midnight, people who lined up waiting for the new iPhone had their first-hand experience as they got to see, touch, and hold for the very first time the new iPhone 6s as it was unveiled on November 6, 12:01 MN in the Philippines. Fans of the Apple product camped beside Beyond The Box store in Century City Mall in Makati hours before midnight as it opened to the over enthusiastic crowd. While waiting, buyers were already thinking of what color should they pick. Majority of them wanted the Rose Gold iPhone 6s and we’re not surprised […]


Sony Philippines announces Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, and Xperia Z5 Premium release dates


 Sony Mobile remains to be as the game-changer in making consumers’ everyday experiences better with the announcement of the release of the next-generation smartphone camera under the Xperia Z5 series. Sony Philippines unveiled the Xperia Z5, Xperia Z5 Compact, and Xperia Z5 Premium in front of the anticipating crowd at Green Sun in Makati City. No less than the company president and managing director, Sony Philippines, Mr. Noboyushi Otake took the center stage and announced the availability of the new set of Sony Xperia Z5 smartphones units in the Philippines. “Smartphones are part of people’s lives. Since users already create, […]

The actual front view of Alcatel OneTouch FlashPlus.

Alcatel OneTouch Flash Plus exclusively available in Lazada online shopping starting May 15


 Lazada, the largest online shopping mall in the country, who has recently tied up with Alcatel OneTouch, unveiled the Flash Plus in the Philippines, during the event at Seda Hotel, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, May 12 Flash Plus, designed for selfie junkies, is the latest smartphone added to the portfolio of mobile products developed by Alcatel OneTouch, exclusive for ‘Exclusive’ means that only Lazada customers can purchase the phone for it will not be available in any mobile retail stores. “Consumers are always looking out for the best in mobile technology,” Inanc Balci, the CEO of Lazada Philippines, said […]

LEAKED OPPO PHOTOS AND VIDEOS. OPPO's latest smartphone features edge-to-edge display.

Leaked photos and video show OPPO’s latest model with edgeless display, is it worth the wait?


 Known for their cutting-edge designs in global smart phone market, OPPO recently previewed their latest unit with a unique edgeless display. Coming after the 4.85-mm thin R5 and the N3 with swivel camera. Over a week ago, several leaked photos and video showing the latest unit in its captivating glory. Somehow, in-depth information about the phone remains mystery (including price and availability). Still, it is clear in the leaked video that the brand new unit comes with an edge-to-edge display. While the images could be fakes, the video (watch here proves that the smartphone is a legitimate prototype, at the […]


Honor 6 is the smartphone that fits to every Juan’s mobile device needs


 In a high-tech generation like where we are, people tend to go with the quick flow. They adapt to the fast changes happening in the world in terms of technology by acquiring the latest gadgets, as well as smart phones. Even Filipinos did not lose their track in conforming this technological improvements though they always wish there was a phone which contains amazing features yet is not too costly or just worth the price. Good thing, Honor 6 was introduced in the Philippines. This Php 13, 990 smartphone comes in Kirin 920 octa-core processor. With this, together with its Android v.4.4.2 […]

MAXENE SMILES WITH LG. Young actress Maxene Magalona loves her LG G Pro 2.

Young actress Maxene Magalona loves her LG G Pro 2


 Flaunting that evening during the LG G2 series launch at 71 Gramercy, Maxene Magalona was in tip-top shape and good mood when she met the press last April 7. (RELATED: 71 Gramercy in Makati – A leap to premium nightlife with skyline that is breath-taking) Soaring high in satisfaction, the beautiful young actress couldn’t help but tinker on her new LG G Pro 2, a 5.9-inch Full HD IPS phablet that is about 1920 x 1080 pixels, good for taking photos and watching her favorite teleseryes. Maxene, 27,  together with Andre Paras, shared their user-experience with their LG mobile phones in […]