Friday, October 9, 2015
Cherry Mobile MAIA Fone i4

Cherry Mobile MAIA Fone i4: Intel SoFIA Smartphone for Just Php1,999

Cherry Mobile recently launched a trio of Intel-powered MAIA devices a few days ago. Of the three, the MAIA Tab and MAIA Smart Tab had already been revealed at a prior store launch and meet-and-greet event with the local brand’s new endorser, Janella Salvador. That left the Cherry Mobile MAIA Fone i4, which up until [...]

October 2, 2015 JM Balicano Press Events, Previews 0
Cherry Mobile MAIA Smart Pad

Cherry Mobile MAIA Smart Pad: A Dual-boot Tablet for Just Php4,999!

Of the three devices that were launched at Cherry Mobile’s MAIA media event a couple of days ago, the MAIA Smart Pad is easily the most intriguing. It looks just like most other 8 inch Android tablets, and for the most part, its specs are quite decent. However, what makes it different is that it [...]

October 2, 2015 JM Balicano Press Events, Previews 2
Cherry Mobile MAIA Pad

Cherry Mobile MAIA Pad: A Super Affordable SoFIA-powered Tablet

Cherry Mobile went ahead with the official launch of their MAIA devices recently, with the MAIA Pad being the most affordable tablet in the lineup. The Cherry Mobile MAIA Pad sports a 7 inch WSVGA screen, 64-bit 1GHz Intel SoFIA Atom X3 dual core processor, 1GB RAM and 8GB of internal storage. It also happens [...]

September 30, 2015 JM Balicano Press Events, Previews 0
Huawei P8 Max

Huawei P8 Max: Super-sized Elegance

There’s no denying Huaweu makes some of the more elegant flagship smartphones out there, but how well does that elegance scale? Apparently, quite well if the Huawei P8 Max is any indication. The P8 Max is easily one of the largest phablets out there, with a screen measuring 6.8 inches across. However, despite that, it [...]

September 27, 2015 JM Balicano Sale Alert 0
Huawei P8 GRA

Huawei P8 GRA: Elegance on a Global Scale

The Huawei P8 is arguably one of the more gorgeous flagship smartphones you can get from anywhere. Its global version, the Huawei P8 GRA has yet to officially go on sale, but you can already see a number of online stores offering it on pre-sale, with some even offering it at a discounted pre-sale price! [...]

September 27, 2015 JM Balicano Sale Alert 0
Doogee Homtom HT6

Doogee Homtom HT6: Charges Up to 75% Capacity in 30 Minutes!

If there’s one thing smartphone owners wish they had more of, it’s battery life. Since smartphones started coming into popularity, battery life has become an increasingly challenging problem to deal with. However, the Doogeee Homtom HT6 deals with this problem in the simplest way possible: a 6,250mAh battery. The gargantuan battery instantly makes it a [...]

September 27, 2015 JM Balicano Sale Alert 0
Cherry Mobile MAIA

Cherry Mobile MAIA Intel-powered Tablets Revealed Ahead of Official Launch

Invites have already started going out for a Cherry Mobile product launch on September 29. However, the local phone brand has also started selling the new Cherry Mobile MAIA Tab and MAIA Smart Tab today at a store opening and meet-and-greet event with their newest endorser, Janela Salvador. Thanks to this event, we now know [...]

September 26, 2015 JM Balicano Leaks, Tech News 0
ASUS Zenpad 7.0

ASUS Zenpad 7.0 Review: The Elegant Workhorse

The ASUS ZenPad 7.0 was just one of a trio of tablets that was launched locally a few months back. For what’s supposed to be an entry-level tablet, the folks over at ASUS surprisingly paid some attention to the ZenPad 7.0‘s form and not just its function. Does it deserve a spot under your Christmas [...]

September 26, 2015 JM Balicano Reviews 1
Meizu Pro 5

Meizu Pro 5 Launched with 5.7 Inch Screen and Samsung Exynos Processor!

Meizu has been rumored to be in the works with an Exynos-powered smartphone for some time now. Those rumors have now been put to rest with the announcement of the Meizu Pro 5, a 5.7 inch Full HD smartphone powered by Samsung’s Exynos 7420 processor. It’s the same processor used in Samsung’s own Galaxy S6, [...]

September 25, 2015 JM Balicano Previews, Tech News 0
Alcatel One Touch Flash 2

Alcatel One Touch Flash 2: Octa-core CPU and 4G LTE for Just Php6,190!

It’s nice when international brands launch affordable smartphones as well so the newly launched Alcatel One Touch Flash 2 should be getting a lot of love from interested smartphone buyers. The Flash 2 isn’t necessarily an update to the Flash Plus, but there are plenty of reasons to add it to your wish list. First, [...]

September 23, 2015 JM Balicano Previews, Tech News 0