Samsung’s new premium flagship tablet – the Galaxy Tab S2 – takes on a new but familiar shape.Samsung is embracing the 4:3 aspect ratio for its tablet. The Korean company follows up its release of the squarish mid-range Galaxy Tab A with another squarish device, but this time with much better specs.
How do you build the ultimate camera? A few engineering breakthroughs and a sprinkling of Sony magic. The full-frame Sony A7R II is not for everyone, but it sure is one of the most impressive cameras out there. This interchangeable lens, mirrorless camera, sports a 42.4 megapixel sensor, has 5-axis image stabilization, 399 phase detect AF points, and can shoot 4K video.
The ZenPad S 8.0 is the first premium tablet from ASUS, part of the Taiwanese company’s ZenPad line launched at Computex in June 2015. The 8-inch tablet is powered by an Intel Atom processor and boasts of 4GB of RAM, DTS HD sound, and a USB Type-C port. In the Philippines the tablet will retail for Php 16,995 when it goes on sale this August.
Windows 10, the latest version of Microsoft’s Windows operating system (OS) is available starting July 29, 2015. The update brings with an improved user interface, virtual assistant Cortana, and a new web browser called Edge. The new OS is available as a free upgrade for Windows 7, 8, and 8.1 users and is available as a 3GB download. In this video we’ll show you how to get it.
A smartphone for everyone, that’s exactly what we think of the Xiaomi Mi 4i. The phone won’t wow you with its specs, but it has everything you’d want or need for everyday utility and entertainment and offers one of the most pleasant software experiences on a phone today. It’s also one of the best Android phones in its price point. In this video we’ll show you how the phone handles the most frequently used apps by Filipinos.
Samsung’s flagship phablet the Galaxy Note 5 is coming sooner than expected. Usually announced during the IFA Consumer Electronics Show in the first week of September, the Korean company is slated to unveil their new phone in August to undercut the hype around the next iPhone. Here’s what you can expect from the upcoming Galaxy Note 5. Samsung is also preparing to release a super-sized version of the S6 edge that will be called the S6 Edge Plus.
A perfect blend of substance and style – the Dell XPS-13 laptop is sleek without sacrificing computing power. It fits a 13-inch display into the body of an 11-inch ultrabook. Standout features include, an almost borderless 4K touch screen, carbon fiber interiors, and 15 hours of battery life. In this video, we’ll tell you why we think the Dell XPS 13 is the best Windows laptop of 2015.
Feeling left out because Netflix isn’t available in the Philippines? iFlix is a new app-based, on-demand service that brings movie and TV show streaming to laptops, tablets and smartphones for P120/month. We partnered with Smart to bring you this App Spotlight. In this video we tell you how to set it up, what content is available, and how PLDT, Smart, and Sun subscribers can get it for less. #SmartLife
Hold, tilt, stand, or hang. Yep, you can do all of that and more on the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2. In this video we unbox the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 with Windows, a 10-inch convertible tablet/notebook computer. The tablet runs on an Intel processor, has Dolby speakers, and promises 15 hours of battery life. It also comes with a free Office 365 subscription.
The Go Pro Hero 4 Session is the smallest GoPro ever built. It is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than previous GoPros allowing it to be mounted on places previously impossible. This GoPro has simplified one-button controls, is waterproof out of the box, and is compatible with most GoPro accessories. It comes bundled with its own ball joint buckle for mounting on helmets. The Hero 4 Session retails for $399.99.
At E3 2015 Microsoft unveiled their Elite Wireless Controller for the Xbox One. This $149 game controller is fully customizable, you can remap buttons using software, and swap out knobs and paddles depending on how you play the game. While these new controls will take some getting used to, it is guaranteed to change the way you play.
The LG G4 is a 5.5-inch smartphone with one of the best cameras of 2015. LG’s flagship shoots 16 megapixel images, has an f/1.8 lens, optical image stabilization, laser autofocus, and a dedicated color spectrum sensor. The phone also sports a new genuine leather back that’s removable, allowing users to swap batteries and memory cards. In this video we unbox the LG G4 and take a look at some of its features.
Right before it starts shipping globally, we unbox Samsung’s latest mid-range interchangeable mirrorless camera the NX500. If you’re in the market for a compact digital camera that can shoot 4K this one begs to be considered. It’s pretty impressive in both paper and practice. Watch the rest of the video to find out if it’s worth its $800 price tag.
The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are Samsung’s most premium looking phones yet. Samsung ditches plastic and faux leather for glass and aluminum. Forget bezels, the S6 Edge’s display seemingly wraps around the phone, and is stunning. Specs-wise the phone gets only incremental improvements but comes with built-in fast wireless charging, a even better camera, and a new and improved fingerprint scanner that works! Check out our hands-on review.
The Moto 360 is the first round smartwatch running Android Wear and probably the best in the market today. Its popularity stems from its being one of the first smart watches to really look like a classic timepiece. In this video I unbox the device and give you my initial impressions.
Possibly the most interesting product of Photokina 2014, Panasonic’s Lumix CM1 is the first smartphone with a 1-inch imaging sensor, that’s the same sensor size typically found in compact digital cameras. This 4.7-inch Android smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB of RAM, and runs Android 4.4 Kit Kat. From the halls of Photokina in Cologne, Germany here’s our first look and hands-on.
At Photokina 2014 in Cologne, Germany, Fuji took the wraps off their brand new X100T – the successor to the camera that started the retro camera revolution. Fuji improves nearly every component in this 3rd gen device. The camera features a 16MP sensor, Fujinon 23mm f/2.0 lens, and phase detect autofocus. Here’s our first look and hands-on.