HONOR is holding a huge sale for its newer devices

For Black Friday



Black Friday is right around the corner. As always, the yearly shopping event is everyone’s wakeup call to start shopping for Christmas presents. If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift for the tech lover in your life, HONOR is holding a huge sale for a bunch of its more popular devices. From November 15th through the 22nd, enjoy some hefty discounts for these products:


“Simply bedazzling” is how we described this midrange smartphone a few months ago. Though the HONOR 90 isn’t technically part of the flagship gang, it punches well above its weight, especially because of its best-in-its-class camera combination.

Flying in Peacock Blue, Diamond Silver, Midnight Black, and Emerald Green, the HONOR 90 will sell for GBP 299.99, down from its standard price tag of GBP 399.99.

HONOR 90 Lite

HONOR 90 Lite

Don’t let the “Lite” in its name fool you. The HONOR 90 Lite is just as capable as its non-Lite sibling. The midrange phone comes with a 100-megapixel main camera, paired with a 5-megapixel wide camera and a 2-megapixel camera.

Available in Cyan Lake, Midnight Black, and Titanium Silver, the HONOR 90 Lite will sell for GBP 179.99, down from GBP 249.99.


Are smartphones too small? HONOR also has tablets for those who prefer a larger screen for all their content needs. Despite being 6.9mm thin, the HONOR Pad X9 packs an audio system worthy of the movies.

The HONOR Pad X9 will retail for GBP 129.99 during the sale. Its original price is GBP 139.99.

Earbuds X5

Round out your Christmas package with a pair of HONOR’s Earbuds X5. Designed not to break your back, the earbuds touts AI-powered noise cancellation to get you through your commute. They can hold up to 27 hours of juice on a single charge.

The HONOR Earbuds X5 will sell for GBP 29.99. It was originally GBP 39.99.


GadgetMatch ultimate 12.12 and holiday sale guide

‘Tis the season to shop!



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Every month, your favorite shopping app holds their monthly sale, each with their unique discount and bundle offers.

December is quite different though; with Christmas season just a few days away, it’s the ultimate time of the year to score on top picks and get steals on smartphones, computers, and other electronic devices for yourself or as a gift to others.

There are deals for as low as PhP 12, discounts as high as 70% off, and a lot more offers in between.

Here’s GadgetMatch’s ultimate list to help you remember these deals and plan your holiday spending well.

HONOR: Free gift box, amazing deals

Until December 31, HONOR gadgets get up to a PhP 1,000 discount and come with a free gift box worth PhP 2,499.

Some budget choices to consider are the HONOR X8A (8GB+128GB) with its 108MP camera (PhP 9,990), the HONOR X7A (PhP 7,990) and the HONOR X5 Plus (PhP 5,940).

Higher end devices like the HONOR Magic5 Pro, HONOR 70, and HONOR 90 5G are also part of the promotion.

HONOR (global): Lowest prices for Christmas

For buyers overseas, the HONOR 90 is bundled with the HONOR Pad X9 for a special package price of just £419.99 on the brand’s official website.

The HONOR Magic5 Pro, meanwhile, can be purchased for as low as £679.99 when customers subscribe to HONOR and use the subscriber voucher.

The HONOR 90 can also be purchased separately for only £329.99 while the HONOR 90 Lite is priced at just £179.99.

OPPO: Up to 64%, Pad Air raffle

Favorite OPPO gadgets go on sale at up to 64% for 12.12 across all online platforms.

The OPPO Reno6 and Reno6 Z get vouchers of up to PhP 1,000, while purchases of selected devices get freebies such as Bluetooth speakers, SD cards, and power banks.

Until December 14, selected phones get bundled with either the OPPO Buds, Band, or Enco Buds for special prices.

Customers also get a chance to be one of 12 winners of an OPPO Pad Air when they buy any smartphone on 12.12.

realme: PhP 12 deals, up to 70% off

It’s going to be flash sales galore for realme on 12.12, as the brand has offers for as low as PhP 12 and up to 70% off on selected products.

On Lazada, the realme C33, realme 10, and realme C55 go for just PhP 12 on December 12. 

The realme TechLife robot vacuum and Pocket Bluetooth speaker will also retail for the same price on December 14 and 16, respectively.

On Shopee, the realme Buds T100 and realme Watch 3 go for just PhP 12 on 12.12 on specific time windows.

Lastly, the realme C30s gets a PhP 1,212 price tag until December 12 on TikTok.

Samsung: Galaxy S23 deals, free soundbars for TVs

Samsung’s Galaxy S23+ and Galaxy S23 come with a special bundle deal wherein customers can avail of either phone and get the Galaxy Buds2 Pro for 50% off.

The Galaxy S23 SE also comes with a free storage upgrade worth PhP 3,000 and a battery pack.

The brand’s more budget-friendly A series, meanwhile, is on sale with the Galaxy A54 at PhP 24,990 and the Galaxy A34 at PhP 19,990.

Selected Samsung TVs also get paired with free soundbars or a one-year Disney+ subscription (worth PhP 2,950).

Lastly, Samsung’s line of Bespoke refrigerators gets a free Bespoke Panel this holiday season to give customers more options to style their fridge, available exclusively online via

vivo: Christmas edition vivo V29 5G

vivo V29 5G Aura Light 2.0

vivo V29 5G Aura Light 2.0

For 12.12, vivo is inviting customers to avail of the Christmas limited-edition pink colorway of the vivo V29 5G series as part of its 12.12 HoliDEALS promo.

The pink edition of vivo’s latest V series mid-ranger is priced at PhP 22,349.

More budget-friendly options like the vivo Y16 and Y02t, meanwhile, are also more affordable at just PhP 4,189 and PhP 3,229, respectively.

DOOGEE: S Mini, T20 Mini

DOOGEE’s latest smartphone offering, the S Mini, gets a PhP 12,699 special price on 12.12 and comes with a free CS2 smartwatch worth PhP 2,499 on the brand’s TikTok shop.

The S Mini is a 4.5-inch lightweight device that is military grade standard rated, powered by a Helio G99 processor, and has 8GB RAM+7GB extended RAM and 256GB of storage.

The T20 Mini LTE tablet, meanwhile, will get a discounted price on Shopee.

Acer: Up to PhP 8,000 off

For Acer, customers can get up to PhP 8,000 off participating Acer and Predator computers.

Every purchase also entitles them to a free appliance store eGift voucher worth up to PhP 7,000.

They must simply complete the registration and Acer will validate the details afterwards and send an eGift voucher to the customer’s provided email address and mobile number.

The voucher may be redeemed at any participating appliance store branch until January 15, 2024.

Logitech G products: Up to 35% off

For gamers who are keen on spending the holiday season catching up on their favorite titles, Logitech G products get up to a 35% off discount.

Included here are the G435 LightSpeed wireless gaming headset and G304 SE LightSpeed mouse combination, the G513 mechanical gaming keyboard, G Pro gaming headset, G502 X LightSpeed gaming mouse in black, and G903 LightSpeed wireless gaming mouse with HERO 25K.

These products are available both online via Logitech G’s website, Lazada, and Shopee, and Logitech G’s many partner retail outlets.

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JBL Barkada Travel Tunes promo: Win a trip to Tokyo, Seoul

Plus a free ticket to JBL Sound Fest 2023




JBL has the ultimate giveaway promo for its customers this holiday season. With the JBL Barkada Travel Tunes promo, lucky groups of four shall win a four-day, three-night travel package to Tokyo, Seoul, El Nido, and Siargao!

To join, customers will simply have to purchase any JBL products worth at least PhP 3,000 at kiosks, dealers, and online stores until December 31 to earn a raffle entry.

There will be a total of 10 winners for this promo – two each for Seoul and Tokyo and three each for El Nido and Siargao.

Additionally, there will be 80 lucky winners of minor prizes such as the JBL Wave Beam, Quantum 600, Charge 5, and Pulse 5 throughout November and December.

JBL Sound Fest 2023

For music enthusiasts looking for somewhere to go this Christmas season, JBL’s Sound Fest 2023 event is happening on December 15 at the Mall of Asia Concert Grounds.

The cast of performers is headlined by popular Pinoy rock bands Parokya ni Edgar and Kamikazee.

And the best part: those who join the Barkada Travel Tunes promo until December 14 automatically get free passes to the concert. Talk about a two-in-one deal, right?

JBL announces Partybox Ultimate

Meanwhile, JBL has also released the JBL Partybox Ultimate speaker that sports JBL Pro Sound and Dolby Atmos sound technology.

The latest addition to the brand’s product roster is an ideal device for various events such as parties and sports. It can deliver sound that can fill up to two basketball courts with immersive 3D spatial effects. Its dual tweeters and subwoofers, meanwhile, can produce tremendous bass.


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Visually, the JBL Partybox Ultimate can project unique starry night effect or light trails and strobes onto any surface to make the experience even better.

The release of the speaker comes just a few weeks after JBL announced the Soundgear series with True Adaptive Noise Cancelling and Smart Ambient technology, as well as the JBL Authentics speakers and JBL Spinner BT.

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vivo Y17s gets price cut for the holidays

PhP 1,000 off on vivo’s budget phone



vivo Y17s

The budget vivo Y17s gets even more affordable during the holiday season, retailing for only PhP 5,999.

The offer can be availed at any vivo store or through its official website, Lazada, Shopee, and TikTok shops.

The entry-level smartphone is a worthy holiday gift for techy customers, as it is packed with great features for its price point.

The vivo Y17s is equipped with a 50MP main camera that comes with Night Algorithm technology so users can enjoy vivid and lifelike captures even in challenging lighting conditions.

It has a 6.56-inch LCD display with 60Hz refresh rate for smooth and seamless streaming and browsing.

The phone also has 4GB RAM with memory booster, 128GB of internal storage, and a 5,000mAh battery for uninterrupted all-day usage.

This article is a sponsored press release from vivo Philippines.


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