Samsung Outs a Teaser of the Exynos 9 Chipset

Samsung’s Exynos Twitter account uploaded a teaser image for the company’s upcoming Exynos 9 chipset, which is expected to be stuffed inside some regional variants of the next flagship Galaxy S8 series. Related: More Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors: A Powerhouse with 4K Display, Exynos 8895, 8GB RAM? Recent leaks concerning the still-unannounced Galaxy S8 revolve around […]

ASUS’ Budget Zenfone 3 Go Leaked

We’ve seen a whole host of phones under the ZF3 lineup last year, but conspiciously missing was ASUS’ answer to the low-end market – that extremely important budget market is where many brands make their fortune in, and it seems odd that the Taiwanese company hasn’t released a phone for that particular market. Well, it […]

Nokia 6 Review: Return of the King?

After enduring months of news, speculation, and leaks, HMD Global finally made Nokia’s return official with their first smartphone release, the mid-ranged Nokia 6. The device made its way on to our shores and onto Lazada, courtesy of Hellotronics, who allowed us some time with the first Nokia branded smartphone to be released in awhile. […]

Moto G5 and G5 Plus Specs Leak Out

Lenovo’s Moto smartphone division will be debuting their 5th generation handsets soon, Brazilian tech site Tecnoblog reported on Monday. According to the post, the guys over at Brazil managed to score the key specs of the G5 handset from the database of a local major retailer. Here’s what we have so far on the Moto G5. […]

Vivo V5 Plus Review: All Hype or All Right?

In the landscape of selfie-centric smartphones, Vivo was able to snag the crown with the launch of the 20-megapixel front cam equipped Vivo V5 just as 2016 was coming to an end. The Chinese company also teased the dual front camera equipped Vivo V5 Plus during the launch and, two months later, it’s finally time […]

Head-to-Head: ASUS Zenfone 3 Zoom vs ASUS Zenfone 3 Laser vs ASUS Zenfone 3 Max 5.5

ASUS’s Zenfone 3 Zoom is a midrange, photography-focused smartphone. This puts the handset in ASUS’s already populated sub-flagship line-up, with popular options like the Zenfone 3 Laser and the Zenfone 3 Max 5.5 already in play. If you’re still holding out for a new ASUS midranger to spend on, then here’s the comparative low-down between all […]

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4X Spotted at China’s TENAA

Xiaomi’s popular Redmi Note series has a new member in the form of the Redmi Note 4X. The upcoming handset was spotted at China’s regulatory agency for smartphones and devices, TENAA. Let’s check out the phone’s preliminary specifications and see if it’s a worthy entry to the Redmi Note legacy. Related: Xiaomi Announces New Redmi […]

Sony Xperia XZ Review: The X Series Flagship

We got our hands on the Sony Xperia XZ mid-October to initially see what the X series flagship was all about. After quite a wait, we finally received a review unit from our friends at Sony Philippines and took it out for a spin. With the XZ, Sony brings back the dust and water resistance […]

Cherry Mobile Defender Review: Rough And Tumble Phone

Despite the indispensable nature of smartphones today, they’re still fragile devices. Sure, there are phones that you can buy right now that can be dropped in tubs full of water (or a toilet bowl) and survive, but even they’re susceptible to accidental drops and spills from the chronically clumsy. Enter Cherry Mobile’s Defender, a smartphone […]

Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Spotted at TENAA

Samsung’s Galaxy C7 Pro phablet has been the subject of plenty of leaks and rumors already, but it’s only recently that we get a more complete glimpse of the handset’s key specifications. Samsung enthusiast blog SamMobile‘s sources have gotten hold of the phone’s specs through China’s regulatory agency TENAA. Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro (TENAA Specs) 2.2GHz […]

ASUS Zenfone 3 Max ZC553KL Review: Mid-range Dilemma

When we reviewed ASUS’ Zenfone 3 Laser a few weeks ago, we found that it was the perfect compromise between the bigger, glass-encased ZF3 and the budget, mostly all-metal 5.2-inch ZF3 Max. But just as people were gearing up to drop the cash on the ZF3 Laser, the Taiwanese company suddenly announced a far better […]

Lenovo Vibe K6 Power Midranger Debuting Soon

Lenovo unwrapped a slew of devices back at IFA 2016 in Berlin last September and the Vibe K6 Power handset was part of the contingent then. Now, according to Lenovo’s India branch, the Vibe K6 Power is in the pipeline for an official launch soon. Related: Lenovo VIBE K5 Plus Review: VR Made Even More […]