Best Phones For Q4 2017: Flagships

Here’s the flagships that you might want to take a look at! We’re already fast approaching the holiday season, and many of you are already looking for a flagship phone to be your next daily driver. While there’s plenty of phones to consider with great price tags, that’s not the point of this post. This […]

Here are the Freebies that Await Those Buying the OPPO F5 Today

Treats await F5 Buyers today The OPPO F5 will be officially sold today and OPPO is making this day special by hosting two roadshows: One in SM Megamall, and one in SM North EDSA. For those heading to either mall, do note that if you are the first 100 to buy an F5, you get an […]

Apple to Launch iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Locally on November 17

An alternative to the much-hyped iPhone X While prices for the iPhone X are quite crazy (even if retailers would offer a free charging pad), let’s not forget about the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. We have received info that both phones will be officially arriving on our shores on November 17. As of […]

OPPO F5 Unboxing and Quick Review: A Smarter Selfie Expert?

Display at 18:9 and a Front Camera that Helps You Look Fine Things are definitely heating up in the mid-range segment once again with most of the big name brands in the Philippines unleashing their champions for this arena in the smartphone wars. Not to be left behind, OPPO just launched their newest Selfie Expert […]

Unbox Non-Stop Giveaway: Google Home

Google Home Up for Grabs! The Unbox Non-Stop Giveaway continues! This time we’re giving away one (1) Google Home! As usual, all you have to do is follow the steps and make sure you have all the entries on the Gleam app to maximize your chances of winning. STEP 1: Share this Post on Facebook! […]

BlackView’s S8 Has An 18:9 Display, Quad-cameras For Cheap

It’s just $149 from GearBest Chinese company BlackView isn’t about to be left behind in the 18:9 “bezel-less” craze. Its flagship S8 has an 18:9, edge-to-edge panel as well as quad-cameras – two in the front, two in the rear – much like Huawei’s Nova 2i.  BlackView S8 specs 1.5GHz octa-core MTK6750V processor 4GB of […]

Motorola Moto G5s Plus Review: Mid-Range Power Shooter

We review the Motorola Moto G5s Plus!   Dual-camera phones are slowly becoming the norm lately, and it is not surprising for brands to follow suit. For Motorola, this resulted to releasing three dual-camera smartphones: The Moto Z2 Force, the Moto X4, and the Moto G5s Plus. As of this writing, the Philippines only gets […]

Cherry Mobile Flare S6 Plus Hands-on, Quick Review: Budget Flagship With Quad-cameras

We go hands-on with the Flare S6 Plus! Smartphones with tall, 18:9 displays are starting become the next big thing. Big brands are starting to jump in on the bandwagon, and the new aspect ratio is fast becoming the next must-have feature for consumers. Unfortunately, most phones that have that aspect ratio have price tags […]

The Battle For Phone Supremacy Is No Longer About Hardware – It’s About AI

Artificial intelligence can do so much more than raw hardware At Google’s official Pixel launch a few days ago, the company pretty much busted the myth that you needed two cameras in a flagship to achieve amazing photographs. Thanks to their mastery of AI, Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 blew every single one […]

Why the Celebrity-Focused Marketing Campaign Works for the OPPO F5

The hype for the F5 began with celebrities While I am fairly new in writing tech stories, I have never imagined how a tech story can be showbiz oriented. When I came across OPPO’s approach in teasing the upcoming F5, it felt like my former work as a lifestyle writer is coming back to me. […]

HMD Oy Launches Nokia 8 In The Philippines

The company’s latest flagship hits the local streets After giving us a look at their latest flagship yesterday, HMD Oy has finally, officially launched the flagship smartphone of the Nokia brand here in the Philippines today.  Nokia 8 specs Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor Qualcomm Adreno 540 graphics unit 4GB of RAM 5.3-inch QHD IPS […]

Meizu Pro 7 Review: Two Screens, Double the Fun?

Is the Meizu Pro 7 Plus Worth Its Asking Price? A couple of weeks back, Meizu launched their flagship phones in the Philippines: the Pro 7 and the Pro 7 Plus. While dual cameras are no longer a wow factor these days, the Chinese company seeks to attract customers by letting you utilize the phones’ […]