5 Ways We Can Benefit from Machine Learning and AI

Welcome to the future! Forget about fancy dual camera setups or skinny bezel displays: With all the innovations, Artificial Intelligence has to be the most important trend we should all care about. What used to be an April Fools joke last year is now turning into a reality. In a related article, we talked about […]

Huawei Y7 Prime PH Price Teased in a post

Another great affordable phone to consider? A few weeks ago, we were teased at the Philippine release of the Huawei Y7 Prime. Huawei’s entry-level device boasts of a Snapdragon 435 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage, along with a generous 4000mAh battery. Davao-based cellphone dealer Tek Yap teased the price of the […]

ASUS ZenFone 4 Max Pro Review: Big Batt Smartphone With Upgraded Cameras

Big battery and great cameras make an epic combo When ASUS launched the ZenFone 3 Max last year, we were impressed with how it offers a great battery life at a tempting price. Fast forward to a year later, ASUS launched an update with the ZenFone 4 Max series. While the changes are minor (both models […]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Review: Tech Masterpiece But It’s Not for Everyone

It’s an Iconic Statement Device but Lacking in Certain Aspects Xiaomi shocked the world when they unveiled the first generation Mi Mix last year. It heralded the future of smartphones: bezel-less, beautifully designed, and iconic. That “future” is today and we see that with the new flagships of other manufacturers like Samsung and Apple. Now […]

Samsung Galaxy J7 Core: Is it Really a Good Gaming Smartphone?

We Put it Through a Gaming Stress Test We explained in a previous article that even if Samsung’s Galaxy J7 Core is only equipped with 2GB of RAM, it is roughly at par with OPPO’s A71–another budget gaming smartphone which has 3GB of RAM. With in-phone features such as Game Launcher—a dedicated folder for all of […]

We Unbox the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Here in the Philippines

We have the Mi Mix 2 at the Unbox HQ and it is Glorious The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 sold out in less than 1 minute (58 seconds to be exact) and because of that we didn’t have high hopes of actually landing a unit here in the Philippines. However thanks to a good friend […]

Xiaomi Announcing Mi Note 3 With Mi Mix 2

The new bezel-less phone won’t be alone come Sept 11 We’re all waiting for Xiaomi to release the new Mi Mix 2 next Monday, but it looks like the second iteration of Xiaomi’s bezel-less phone won’t be alone on stage. Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has also teased another phone that will share the stage on […]

Huawei’s New Kirin 970 Processor Puts The Spotlight On AI

It’s aimed at beating both Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 and Samsung’s Exynos 8995 While Huawei didn’t have phone to announce this past IFA, they did take the wraps off of the processor that would be powering their next generation flagship, the Mate 10. The Kirin 970 is a brand-new processor that puts the focus on AI, […]

ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Review: A New (Selfie) Challenger Appears

We review the ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie! The selfie smartphone space is a competitive one, currently dominated by Chinese players Vivo and OPPO. These two companies have built their current roster around taking advantage of the selfie trend, and has largely reaped the benefits this year with impressive jumps in marketshare. ASUS isn’t blind to […]

Xiaomi Mi 5x Unboxing; Quick Review: Easy on the Wallet

The Xiaomi Mi 5x Arrives at Unbox HQ! If there’s one brand that always comes up, whether it’d be on reviews for the latest phone release or just leaks for devices to come, it has got to be Xiaomi. We can’t really blame you, they made a significant impact when they came to our shores […]

Selfie-Centric Vivo V7+ to be Unveiled on September 7

Redefine the selfie experience with the revolutionary selfie camera. Vivo India has sent invites for the product unveiling of their newest selfie camera, the Vivo V7+. Based on the teaser image, the Vivo V7+ will be following the recent trend of having 18:9 aspect ratio displays, similar to Samsung’s Infinity Display and LG’s Full Vision. […]

LG Q6 Review: Is That Gorgeous Screen Worth It?

It’s like a baby G6 While the high-end phones get all the hype and love, it’s the mid-range and budget market where most brands make serious money. It’s also where Korean manufacturer LG is the weakest in, as the company is severely lacking product offerings to combat their other rivals in the highly lucrative mid-range […]