Monday, August 27, 2018

POCOPHONE F1 Pricing and Availability in the Philippines

The most talked about and well reviewed phone, POCOPHONE F1 will coming to the Philippines next month.

-6.18-inch Full HD+ (2246 x 1080) 18.7:9 Edge-to-Edge display, 403ppi 

-Corning Gorilla Glass 500 nits

-Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core CPU Adreno 630 GPU 


-RAM 64GB/256GB UFS2.1 

-MicroSD up to 256GB 

-12MP Sony IMX363 (f/1.9, 1.4um pixels, Dual Pixel AF) + 5MP (1.12um pixel, f/2.0)Samsung rear cameras, LED flash 20MP front camera

-Dual-SIM (hybrid) 4G+ LTE WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi 2×2 MIMO, MU-MIMO Bluetooth 5.0, AAC, aptX, aptX-HD, LDAC GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS

-USB Type-C 

-MIUI for POCO (Android 8.1 Oreo) Android P update in Q4 2018 

-LiquidCool Technology

-4,000mAh battery w/ QC 3.0

POCOPHONE F1, a mid-ranged phone packed with a flagship specification will retail in the Philippines at Php17,990 for 6GB+64GB and Php19,990 for 6GB+128GB.

It will be offered first in Lazada and eventually in authorized Mi store on September 6. Available color will be Graphite Black and Steel Blue. No announcement yet for the Armoured edition.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

ABS-CBN Mobile to Shutdown soon.

After the 5 year network agreement with Globe Telecom, ABS-CBN Convergence or also known as ABS-CBN Mobile will be shutting down their mobile services due to financial sustainability. The said closure will happen sometime this year.

#ABS-CBNMobile #Telecom #MobilePinas

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Swing Copters: New Game from Flappy Bird Creator

After the phenomenal success of Flappy Bird, Dong Nguyen the creator of the said game will be unveiling his latest games called Swing Copters. After thousands of people been hooked on Flappy Bird, this new game called Swing Copters will soon be the next annoying and challenging game for all ages.

The game will be rolling out this coming August 21 for free.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Smart Promo: *121#

Having the hard time to recall on how to subscribe to any unli promos in Smart? Smart Communications finally created a shortcut code to their million of subscriber; it's the *121#. This is the counterpart of Globe *143#.

Try it by dialing *121# on your Smart phone then press call.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Facebook Phone Announced

In MWC 2011, HTC announced their latest phone called HTC Salsa and ChaCha. These two phones also called the Facebook phones, because it feature a dedicated Facebook button on their respective fascias for instant uploads to the Facebook site.

Both phones are running on Android 2.3, HTC Salsa is a capacitive touchscreen while HTC Chacha has a fully QWERTY keyboard. Expected release of these units will be on the second quarter of this year. The price is still unknown.

HTC Salsa
Capacitive Touchscreen

FM Radio
5 megapixel camera

HTC ChaCha
TFT LCD Screen
FM Radio
5 megapixels
QWERTY keyboard

Source: CNN

Monday, February 14, 2011

Samsung i9100 Galaxy S II announced

It seems that Samsung is creating their mark in releasing latest smartphones. They recently announced the Samsung i9100 Galaxy S II with much better display and specs.

Dual-core 1GHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor
4.3 Super AMOLED Plus display @ 480×800 pixels
Gorilla Glass display
16GB/32GB internal storage
HSDPA 21Mbps, HSUPA 5.76Mbps
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA
Bluetooth 3.0 + HS
GPS w/ aGPS support
8MP autofocus camera with LED flash
1080p video recording
2MP front-facing camera for video calls
FM Radio Tuner
Li-Ion 1650mAh battery
Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Expected release would be at the end of this quarter. Price is not yet announced. But according to some report it would probably around 32k to 35k.

Source: Yugatech

Monday, January 24, 2011

Samsung Philippines Drops Prices of their Touch Screen Phones

Samsung Philippines gave us the reason to switch to touch-screen phones. The good news is, they will be reducing the prices of their touch-screen phones including the Android powered Galaxy 5. Below are the reduced prices of Samsung touch-screen phones:

Samsung Champ: From P4,980 to P4,390
Samsung B7722: From P15,700 to P12,980
Samsung Galaxy 5: From P10,980 to P9,190
Samsung Corby Wi-Fi: From P6,900 to P5,890

Source: Samsung Philippines and