Cherry Mobile has just announced its newest smartphones, the Flare 4, the Flare S4 and the Flare S4 Plus, in an event held at the New World Hotel in Makati. These new devices come with Android 5.1 Lollipop, octa-core SOCs and friendly price tags.
Earlier in the year, Lenovo launched the Dolby Atmos equipped A7000. The Taiwanese tech giant decided to upgrade the device and added a better display, a slightly faster processor, and double the storage. Without changing the look, the aptly named Lenovo A7000 Plus is a surprising sub PHP 8k smartphone with a lot to offer.
It looks like Android KitKat is slowly but surely making its way into more handsets. Google recently released the Android distribution report for the month of November 2014, and it shows KitKat is on one of every three devices (33.9%). KitKat devices has increased from October’s 30.2% to 33.9% in November. While Jellybean still … Read More
Google recently released their Messenger app for SMS in Google Play. It’s the same one found on Android 5.0 Lollipop devices. The new app features Google’s Material Design, and a much a simpler look, feel and use. When you open the app for the first time, Google’s Messenger will give you an option to … Read More
I found out about Bose’s SoundTouch WiFi system when I attended their launch event a few months ago. I was already impressed with the SoundTouch 20 back then, so imagine my excitement when I was sent a review unit to play with. Key Specs: Built-in Wi-Fi OLED display Wireless network compatibility: 802.11 b/g Supported audio … Read More
SKK Mobile is heating up the octa-core game with the release of the SKK Mobile Marian S1. We can only speculate that the name of the handset honors SKK Mobile endorser Marian Rivera, which is obvious when you see that the packaging shows the image of the popular Filipino actress. Whatever the story behind the … Read More
Cherry Mobile announced on their Facebook page the Flare S2. The Flare 2 successor boasts an 8MP Sony IMX179 image sensor. The Sony made sensor will give the Flare 2 added muscle in the camera department, with improved image quality and performance. A quick Google search revealed that the Sony IMX179 image processor was the same … Read More
Local smartphone makers Cherry Mobile and Starmobile were two of 15 brands recognized as strong contenders from Asia, to make their mark in the world. These brands are all popular in their respective countries, slowly closing the gap between them and Samsung (and to some extent, Apple). The other contenders include China’s Xiaomi, Coolpad, and … Read More