Torque Droidz View 7-inch Android Tablet Priced at P4,999

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And I thought Cherry Mobile is the only local company capable of coming out with Android devices.  Torque also had two Android handsets in its lineup, particularly the Droiz Tandem and Droidz Dual, but these were released months ago and the company’s silence seemed to indicate that it would be dropping its Android efforts.  Fortunately, Torque appears to be back in the fight.

In its Facebook page, Torque revealed the Droiz View, a 7-inch tablet running Android 2.2 Froyo.  The tablet has the following specs and features:

Torque Droidz View Specifications 

• 800MHz CPU + 400MHz DSP
• Android 2.2 (froyo)
• 7” screen w/ 2-point touch for easy zoom
• WiFi
• 4-dimensional gravity sensor
• Storage: 2GB internal/32GB micro-SD slot
• VGA camera
• multi-language support
• Standby time: 10 hours, Video playback: 3 hours

The Torque Droidz View is going up against Cherry Mobile’s Cherry Pad and Cherry Pad Turbo Android tablets.   The Cherry Pad has almost the same specs as Droidz View, but with a bigger 4GB internal storage.  It’s unknown if the Droiz View has capacitive or resistive screen, though.  If it’s resistive, then the Cherry Pad, which also has resistive screen, has better specs overall.  In terms of price the Cherry Pad is cheaper at P3,899.  If you have the extra cash to spend, you should consider the P6,899 Cherry Pad Turbo which has much improved specs like 1.2 GHz CPU, HDMI port, Gingerbread OS and Bluetooth.

The Droidz View seems to be a weak effort from Torque but its good that some local company is giving Cherry Mobile some competition.  I hope Torque will come up with better-specced tablets in the future.

If you want to check out the Torque Droidz View tablet, you can visit Torque’e concept kiosks found in these areas:

– G/F Entrance, Ever Gotesco Manila Plaza, Recto Ave., Manila
– 2/F Isetann Recto (Near Escalator), Recto Ave., Manila
– L/G Cyberzone, SM Manila
– 2/F Cash & Carry Mall, Makati 
– 4/F Cyberzone, Bldg. A, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong
– 2/F (In front of Tom’s World), Robinson’s Forum, Mandaluyong
– 4/F Cyberzone, Annex, SM North Edsa
– L/G Cyberzone, SM Cubao
– Bridgeway, SM Bicutan
– 3/L Digi shop, Festival Mall, Alabang
– 2/F Sunshine Mall, FTI, Taguig
– 3/F Cyberzone, SM Southmall, Las Pinas
– 3/F Cyberzone, SM Fairview, Q.C.
– Level 1 (Near Bench), Robinson’s Nova Market, Fairview, Q.C.
– G/F Riverbanks Centre, Marikina
– 3/F Cybertech Area, Victory Mall Monumento, Caloocan City
– 3/F Victory Mall Park & Shop, Antipolo
– 2/F Robinson’s Junction, Cainta
– 3/F MyDomain area, Robinson’s Metro East, Cainta
– 3/F Cyberzone, SM Masinag, Cainta
– G/F Phase 3, Sta. Lucia East Grand Mall, Cainta 
– G/F Baguio Center Mall, Baguio City
– 2/F CSI Mall, San Fernando, La Union
– Torque Concept Store, JP Rizal St., Poblacion North, Solano, Nueva Vizcaya 
– G/F Talavera Hypermart, Cauayan City, Isabela
– 2/F Magic Star Mall, Tarlac
– G/F Cyberzone, SM Pampanga
– 2/F SM Molino, Cavite
– 3/F Cyberzone, SM Bacoor, Cavite
– G/F Plaza Carolina, Tagaytay City
– 2/F SM Batangas
– 2/F Cyberzone, SM Calamba, Laguna
– 2/F Cyberzone, SM Naga, Naga City, Camarines Sur 
– 2/F Cyberzone, SM Cebu
– 2/F Cyberzone, Northwing, SM Bacolod 
– Torque Concept Store, 3/F Spazio, Gaisano Mall Davao
– Torque Kiosk-In-Shop, Perfecom, G/F Robinson’s Gensan
– G/F Roy Plaza (in front of grocery), Valencia, Bukidnon is one of the most active tech sites in the Philippines. We enjoy sharing interesting and relevant stories about the latest trends in technology, developments in mobile phones and social media, and modern digital and geek culture.


  1. Bernadette Pintado Reply

    I’m a torque user ang os nito is 2.2 more on typing sya di pwdng gamitang ng video calls dhl ang cam nya is for photos only at ginagamitan sya ng wifi only at mabagal din, kaya nga like kong bumili ng mura at mabilis na tablet na pwd sa video calls and others, marami ng bagong labas na tablet ngyn na mura

  2. Geronimoj80 Reply

    ask lg po if i heard it right, sa RatedK na may microsoftword &powerpoint dw po ito???

  3. pwd po bang malagyan ng simcard?
    saan po ang main distributor ng torque tablet?
    thanks po…

  4. kung ako sayo janellesunga..wag ka kukuhha ng APAD na ko na kac yan at same price din nung pagkuha ko nun ..kaso nga lang grabe panghihinayang ko kac super ang dali lang na.dispose at hndi sulit talaga..kung ako sayo try mu na yang torque na yan or kaya yung bibilhin ko this december na bagong launched ng cherry mobile..yung CM flare and titan but i prefer to buy this CM titan coz of the very impressive specs ng unit na to..promise.. :) this dec ako bibili kac di ko na kailangn makipagsiksikan na makabili ng CM titan kac mas madami na ung stocks nila.. sa ngayon kac always ubusan sila ng stocks :)

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