ASUS ZenBook laptops comes with up to PhP 15,000 discounts

Updated ZenBook Pro Duo and ZenBook Duo also make their way to the Philippines



Content creators and professionals need a reliable laptop for a streamlined workflow. Some of the best laptops out there for professionals include the ASUS ZenBook lineup. And for those buying a new ZenBook laptop, now is the best time to snag one with huge discounts and freebies on offer.

Free Microsoft Office for top-of-the-line ZenBook Duo

ASUS’ newest ZenBook Duo models are available now in the Philippines. These models are the ZenBook Duo and ZenBook Pro Duo. The top-of-the-line ZenBook Pro Duo comes with a 10th-gen Intel Core i7 or i9 processors for powerful performance. This time around, ASUS upgraded the laptop with NVIDIA RTX graphics and 4K resolution for the ScreenPad Plus. The Core i7 version costs PhP 169,995 while the Core i9 retails at PhP 199,995.

The ZenBook Duo dials down on the specs, but it retains the unique ScreenPad Plus. Unlike its Pro counterpart, this laptop comes with a U-series Intel Core processor, but they are the latest 10th-gen Comet Lake processors enough to handle medium workflows. The resolution of the main display and ScreenPad Plus comes at full HD, yet they are still punchy and vibrant enough for content creation. However, the ScreenPad Plus of the ZenBook Duo now comes with touch capabilities, which is something that the previous generation doesn’t have. Buyers can avail of the latest ZenBook Duo for only PhP 89,995.

To sweeten the deal, every purchase of ZenBook Pro Duo and ZenBook Duo comes with a free Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019 bundle, which is worth PhP 6,999.

Discounts for other ZenBook models

ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581GV)

Other ZenBook models get huge discounts too. Both variants of ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581GV) get a hefty PhP 10,000 discount, attracting content creators who need only the best of the best. Both variants feature the most powerful Intel Core i7 or i9 processors. They are also coupled with up to 32B of RAM and large ScreenPad Plus secondary displays.

With the discount, the price of both variants are as follow:

  • H9201T (15.6-inch 4K OLED; Intel Core i9-9980HK + NVIDIA RTX 2060; 32 GB / 1TB SSD) — from PhP 199,995 PhP 189,995
  • H7201T (15.6-inch 4K OLED; Intel Core i7-9750H + NVIDIA RTX 2060; 32GB / 1TB SSD) — from PhP 169,995 to PhP 159,995

ZenBook Flip

ASUS is also discounting its popular line of convertibles. The ZenBook Flip transforms into a tablet of sorts thanks to its 360-degree ErgoLift hinge. It also packs a lot of performance power for professionals on the go thanks to its Intel Core i7 Processor. Plus, the display is also configurable up to 4K UHD for those who enjoy a vibrant and detailed screen.

Buyers can now purchase the ZenBook Flip 15 or Flip 13 with a PhP 15,000 discount. As such, these are the prices for the following models:

  • ZenBook Flip 15 (15-inch FHD touchscreen; Intel Core i7-8565U + NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q; 16GB / 512GB SSD) — from PhP 99,995 to PhP 84,995
  • ZenBook Flip 13 (13-inch FHD touchscreen; Intel Core i7-8565U; 8GB / 256GB SSD) — from PhP 74,995 to PhP 69,995

ZenBook S13

Some professionals just want a compact and light laptop without sacrificing power and performance. ASUS’ ZenBook S13 provides powerful performance in a thin-and-light package, thanks to its Intel Core processors. Plus, it even comes with a discrete NVIDIA graphics for that extra oomph. This laptop promises up to 15 hours of battery life, so professionals and creatives can make the most out of their day. ASUS is making this laptop more affordable thanks to PhP 15,000 discount on all variants. As such, the laptop now costs PhP 79,995, which is a huge markdown from its original price of PhP 89,995.


ZenBook laptop buyers can avail of freebies and discounts on every purchase from any authorized resellers nationwide. They can refer to ASUS Philippines’ Facebook page for the list of authorized resellers that carry these laptops. Alternatively, they can visit the official website for more information on the products and their respective discounts.


OPPO offering a Reno5 trade-in for all F-series users

Get a discount of up to PhP 4,499 on the brand-new Reno5!



To all the OPPO F-series users out there, here is your chance to snag a new OPPO smartphone. OPPO is offering a one-day trade-in program where you can swap your old F-series device for the new Reno5 5G or 4G.

Yes, the trade-in program is a one-day exclusive. It will happen tomorrow, February 27, in select OPPO concept stores including SM Manila, SM Megamall, Market! Market! Taguig, SM North EDSA, SM Fairview, SM Mall of Asia, SM Southmall, and SM Taytay.

To participate in the trade-in program, simply bring in your old F-series device to the aforementioned stores. All F-series devices are eligible for the trade-in. An OPPO Service Center Technical Support Assistant will assist you and appraise the value of your device. The appraisal value can go up to PhP 4,499, which you can avail of as a discount towards a brand-new Reno5.

Here is the appraisal value for each F-series device:

  • F1, F1s, F1s Upgraded, F1 Plus, F5, F5 6GB — PhP 1,499
  • F3 Plus, F3, F9 — PhP 2,999
  • F11 6GB, F1 Plus, F7 Youth, F7 — PhP 3,499
  • F11 Pro 128GB, F7 128GB, F11 Pro 64GB, F11 Pro Marvel Avengers Limited Edition — PhP 4,499

The device should be in good working condition upon trade-in. Devices with defective functions or physical damages are subject to a deduction on the appraisal value. Meanwhile, devices with liquid-caused damages and those costs higher than the appraisal value are not eligible for the trade-in.

SEE ALSO: OPPO Reno5 Hands-on

After the unit diagnosis, you will receive a duly-signed Reno5 trade-in voucher indicating the final appraisal value. This voucher will apply as a discount when presented in selected OPPO concept stores upon purchase of the new Reno5.

Under the trade-in program, you can avail of the special warranty program for the OPPO Reno5. Furthermore, it is valid to one transaction per customer only. The purchased Reno5 unit under this program is not entitled to receive freebies or giveaways similar to the regular purchase.

The Reno5 5G is available at a retail price of PhP 23,999, while the Reno5 4G is available at PhP 18,999. These devices can be had through select concept stores and partner dealers, Globe and Smart postpaid plans, as well exclusive e-commerce partners Lazada and Shopee.

If you want more information about the trade-in program, visit OPPO Philippines’ website or official Facebook page today.

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Shopee launches Mega Shopping Sale with exclusive deals and discounts

Happening from February 28 to April 14



The first sale of the year kicks off with Shopee Mega Shopping Sale. Through the sale, buyers can get exclusive deals and discounts on different brands from February 18 to April 4.

Exclusive deals include free shipping with no minimum spend, 20% cashback on various categories, and ShopeePay PhP 1 deal from select food and beverages merchants such as Jollibee, Dunkin’ Donuts, and McDonald’s. Discounts are also up for grabs on trusted brand partners such as Havaianas Philippines, Huggies Philippines, realme, P&G Beauty, Pampers, Unilever Beauty, Nestlé, Garnier, Enfagrow, and Vivo.

Various sale events are also in line from February to March. These dates are:

  • February 24 — Mega Flash Deals Sale
  • February 25 — Mega ShopeePay Day Sale
  • March 2 — Mega Vouchers Day
  • March 15 — Payday Sale
  • March 17 — Mega Free Shipping Sale

On March 3, discounts and millions worth of cash prizes will be given away 3.3 Shopee Milyonaryo TV Special on GMA7 and ShopeeLive. Shopee’s newest ambassador — Willie Revillame — will be giving away prizes as part of GMA7’s monthly TV specials. Shopee Shake, Watch and Win, and Shopee Milyonaryo Pera o Kahon is also available to play for more vouchers, discounts, and free items.

Users who active and top up their ShopeePay wallet can also enjoy various perks from February 22 to February 25. These perks include daily free shipping, discounts on mobile load, up to 20% cashback on bills payment, and more exclusive rewards.

Shopee is available to download on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. Visit this website for more information on the Shopee Mega Shopping Sale.

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Honda Mobilio is PhP 250,000 off this February

Plus more amazing deals just for the month!



Honda Philippines has lots of promos for car buyers this February. A PhP 250,000 discount is up for grabs with brand-new, old stock Mobilio and other Honda cars. Plus, special downpayment offers can be had only from February 1 to 28. On top of it all, buyers can win exciting prizes through an e-raffle just for this month.

Discounts for Mobilio and others

The first in Honda Philippines February promos is a staggering PhP 250,000 discount for the Mobilio. The discounted variant is 2019 1.5 RS Navi CVT which comes with a price tag of PhP 1,085,000.

Other Honda cars also get discounts like the following:

  • 2021 City 1.5 S CVT — PhP 30,000 off its PhP 888,000 retail price
  • 2021 BR-V 1.5 S CVT — PhP 60,000 off its PhP 1,038,000 retail price
  • 2020 Civic 1.8 E CVT — PhP 50,000 off its PhP 1,188,000 retail price
  • 2020 Odyssey 2.4 EX-V Navi CVT — PhP 50,000 off its PhP 2,698,000 retail price
  • 2019 Civic Type-R 2.0 Turbo MT — PhP 180,000 off its PhP 3,180,000 retail price

Special downpayment offers

Buyers may avail of special and regular all-in downpayment offers. For as low as PhP 28,000, they may avail of their first Honda car. Included models are the 2020 Brio, 2021 CR-V, and many more.

  • 2021 Jazz 1.5 RS Navi CVT — starts at PhP 54,000 downpayment (PhP 1,090,000 retail price)
  • 2020 Brio 1.2 S MT — starts at PhP 28,000 downpayment (PhP 601,000 retail price)
  • 2021 CR-V S Diesel 9AT — starts at PhP 115,000 downpayment (PhP 1,888,000 retail price)
  • 2021 HR-V 1.8 E CVT — starts at PhP 71,000 downpayment (PhP 1,296,000 retail price)

Freebies for everyone

Honda is also giving away a free one-year periodic maintenance service (PMS) for the purchase of any year and variant of BR-V until February 28. Upon the release of the vehicle, buyers will receive their 10K PMS/6th-month and 20K PMS/12th-month vouchers. Buyers must present both vouchers on their respective scheduled PMS dates, within the twelve-month period from the release date of their vehicles.

Meanwhile, those who purchase the 2019 Civic RS Turbo CVT or Mobilio 1.5 RS Navi CVT will also get a free Blaupunkt Air Purifier Airpure AP 1.0 set.

Sodexo+ gift certificates are also up for grabs until March 31 for those purchasing any variant of the all-new City or BR-V. To avail of the gift certificates, buyers must simply present their official vehicle receipt, certificate of registration, and deed of sale (for second-hand units) to their preferred dealership. The PhP 5,000 gift certificate will apply to any existing promo or discount.

For any car model purchased this month, Honda is bundling a free Petron Value Card too. Cardholders can earn 100 additional bonus points for every 140 liters (gasoline) or 200 liters (diesel) accumulated purchase per month. Additional perks include free towing and roadside assistance as well as year-round personal accident insurance.

A raffle that keeps on giving

This isn’t all that Honda Philippines has to offer. By successfully registering and providing contact information on this microsite, buyers will get one corresponding e-raffle entry for a chance to win exciting prizes. Forty winners can win one of the following items:

  • 1 winner of Honda Brio 1.2 S MT
  • 5 winners of Blaupunkt Air Purifier
  • 1 winner of iPad Air (3rd Gen, 64GB)
  • 1 winner of iPhone 11 (64GB)
  • 3 winners of Rustan’s Gift Certificate worth PHP 5,000 each
  • 3 winners of Sodexo Gift Certificate worth PHP 2,500 each
  • 1 winner of Nintendo Switch

The e-raffle will last until March 18, 2021. Those who have successfully registered online can get additional e-raffle entries by bringing their car to any authorized dealership for preventive maintenance service. The additional e-raffle entries will be sent by e-mail. The raffle draw will happen on March 23, with the lucky winners being notified through their registered email or a phone call.

Financing options

For interested buyers, they can avail of a special all-in financing program at 10% downpayment, with 36-60 months payment terms for select models. This financing program is available through BPI Family Savings Bank, RCBC, China Bank Savings, and Bank of Commerce.

Other all-in financing promo option offers, such as low cash-out, low monthly amortization, and free one-month amortization at 15%, 20%, and 25% all-in downpayment with 36-60 months payment terms are available through BPI Family Savings Bank, RCBC, Bank of Commerce, China Bank Savings, PNB, PSBank, UCPB, BDO, Maybank, Robinsons Bank, and Security Bank.

Customers may also submit their bank loan applications online through the Auto Loan link page on the website for select bank partners, subject to approval.

All these offers include a three-year LTO registration and chattel mortgage and a free one-year comprehensive insurance with acts of nature through select bank partners.

To know more about the promos and the latest updates, visit the nearest dealership or access Honda Philippines through its official website.

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