Starmobile Flirt Initial Impressions: Looks Gorgeous, Has a lot of Potential

Starmobile Flirt Initial Review and Hands-on The Starmobile Flirt was announced yesterday and it boasted of having Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box as well as a 12-megapixel shooter with Backside Illumination technology (BSI). Personally my expectations about the image quality are high especially since the Starmobile Crystal had one of the best cameras we’ve tested […]

Cherry Mobile Thunder Specs Confirmed

We just got an e-mail from our friends from Lazada confirming partial specifications of the Cherry Mobile Thunder. They’re pretty much similar to the initial leak which came out two days ago. Several details are missing though including the RAM, battery rating, and the type of processor used. Anyway, check it out below. Confirmed Partial […]

Cherry Mobile Thunder to launch exclusively on Lazada on Feb 9

Cherry Mobile Thunder coming to Lazada As we reported yesterday, Lazada is gearing up to exclusively launch a new Cherry Mobile smartphone. Shortly after Lazada’s announcement, leaked specs and prices of three new Cherry Mobile devices (Thunder, Burst, and Titan TV) popped up online. We were initially wondering which device Lazada would launch but now […]

Starmobile Flirt: Dual-core, Android Jelly Bean, 4.5 qHD Display and 12MP Camera

Starmobile Flirt Specs and Pricing Unveiled! Unlike their competitors, Starmobile hasn’t been coming out with multiple waves of new models every month. It’s actually not a bad thing because judging by their track record, each time they release a product it’s usually polished and refined. Both the Starmobile Astra and Starmobile Crystal gave exceptional value […]

Cherry Mobile Thunder, Cherry Mobile Titan TV, and Cherry Mobile Burst Leaked

Cherry Mobile’s new line-up for Q1 2013 was just leaked online and we’re already starting to see detailed specifications and pricing. From what we’ve gathered there are three new handsets in the pipeline: Cherry Mobile Thunder, Cherry Mobile Titan TV, and Cherry Mobile Burst. All three are priced aggressively and obviously great entry-level smartphones. The […]

Cherry Mobile to launch a new Android exclusively on Lazada

Cherry Mobile to launch new Android smartphone on Lazada Cherry Mobile is launching another Android smartphone and this time they’re going to launch it exclusively on Lazada.com.ph this coming Friday, February 9, 2013! The announcement was made on the Facebook Page of Cherry Mobile (see banner above). There are no details yet on the device […]

Asus Padfone 2 Review: One of the Best Androids We’ve Ever Used

Asus Padfone 2 Review We’re going out on a limb in this review and say right off the bat that the Asus Padfone 2 is the best Android device that we’ve reviewed so far. We say this mainly because it’s so versatile, ridiculously powerful, and competitively priced. We have a few minor criticisms but the […]

Podcast Ep. 9: Nokia Lumia 620 Unboxing and the Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos

Unbox Video Podcast Episode 9! We’re back with episode 9 of the Unbox Video Podcast! For this episode we do a live unboxing of the budget-friendly entry level Windows 8 smartphone of Nokia, the Lumia 620. We then do a review of the “Galaxy Note without an S Pen”, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos. This […]

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Hands-on and Initial Review

Hands-on and Initial Review: Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is a surprisingly pleasant phablet. I initially dismissed it when I heard about it (Samsung launches so many phones these days) but I was finally able to get my hands on a unit earlier tonight and as far as initial impressions go […]

Cherry Mobile Cruize Review: Will it Cruise to the top or will it sink like the Titanic?

Cherry Mobile Cruize Review The Cherry Mobile Cruize grabbed a lot of attention when it was announced because of the low SRP. For Php4,499 you get a dual-SIM Android smartphone with a massive 5.2-inch screen and great battery life (2,500mAh rated battery). It definitely has a lot of things going for it but it also […]

Cherry Mobile Omega Review: Mega-Success or Mega-Flop?

Cherry Mobile Omega: Mega-success or Mega-flop? An “accident” on online shopping site Lazada set the bar very high for the Cherry Mobile Omega. The initial listing showed very competitive specifications at a reasonable price. However when it was officially announced it wasn’t the same device that was “leaked”. The RAM, display quality, and the camera […]

BlackBerry Launches BlackBerry 10 OS, BlackBerry Z10, and BlackBerry Q10

BlackBerry 10 Platform together with BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 Smartphones Launched The company formerly known as Research In Motion (they officially changed their company name to “BlackBerry”) just concluded the BlackBerry 10 launch and it was an event packed with a lot of major announcements. Some of which caught us completely off-guard but we’ll get […]