Top 6 Christmas gifts from HONOR

There’s a device for everyone



December is finally here, which means there’s less than a month before Christmas!

But if you are still thinking of tech gift ideas for your friends and family, HONOR has created a list of its Top 6 gadgets to help you with that.

There are smartphones, tablets, laptops, and wearables, so whether you’re sending a gift for a content creator, music lover, fitness enthusiast, or professional, there is an HONOR device to match them.

Let’s go through the list to help you wrap up your Christmas shopping now.



Priced at PhP 26,990, the HONOR 70 5G is best for creators, with its 54MP IMX800 (f1/1.49) super sensing main camera and 50MP ultra-wide and macro camera.

The phone is capable of 4K video recording and has an innovative Solo Cut mode feature which is best for portrait vlogs as it uses AI portrait vlogging technology.

It is powered by a Snapdragon 778G chipset, has a 6.67-inch 120Hz display, 12GB RAM, and 512GB storage on top of a 4,800mAh battery.

HONOR Magic 4 Pro

If you want to take it to the next level, the flagship HONOR Magic 4 Pro, which retails for PhP 52,990, can do all tasks for you.

It houses a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor and supports core technologies GPU Turbo X and OS Turbo X. The phone runs on HONOR Magic UI 6.0, and supports 100W wired and wireless HONOR SuperCharge.

It has a massive 6.81-inch OLED 120Hz curved display, while its triple-rear camera setup is likewise astonishing as it is made up of a 50MP f1.8 main, a 50MP f2.2 ultra-wide, and a 64MP f3.5 telephoto camera.

When it comes to connectivity, the phone supports 5G, WiFi 6, and Bluetooth 5.2.

SEE ALSO: HONOR Magic4 Pro: My Best Concert Companion


For a reliable tablet, there’s also the HONOR Pad 8, which has a big 12-inch 2K FullView display.

It delivers an immersive listening experience has it has eight loudspeakers placed symmetrically on both sides for dynamic 360-degree sounds. The tablet also supports DTS:X Ultra.

With a 7,250mAh battery, one can surely binge-watch their favorite shows on the device all day.

The HONOR Pad 8 is available starting at PhP 17,990.

HONOR MagicBook 14

HONOR MagicBook 14

When it comes to laptops, the HONOR MagicBook 14 can help professionals meet their productivity needs.

The laptop has the latest 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12500H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2050 graphics.

With OS Turbo, it can provide up to 20.8% better power efficiency than predecessor, and can last for up to 17 hours on standby.

The device also has a 14.2-inch 1440 x 2160p 60Hz display and there’s a good selection of ports for connectivity, including two for USB-C 3.2 Gen 2.

Prepare to shell out about PhP 50,000 for this laptop, but it’s all worth it given its capabilities.


Lastly, for accessories, there’s the HONOR Earbuds 3 Pro and the HONOR Watch GS 3 that complements one’s workout or entertainment experience.

Here’s a quick rundown of their specs and features:

HONOR Earbuds 3 Pro

HONOR Earbuds 3 Pro

  • Adaptive Active Noise Cancelling technology
  • Dual-driver design
  • 11mm diameter dynamic driver
  • Ceramic tweeter
  • Fast-charging allows two hours of playback on five minutes charging time

HONOR Watch GS 3

HONOR Watch GS 3

HONOR Watch GS 3

  • Designed with 316L stainless steel
  • Improved heart rate monitoring function
  • Over 100 workout modes
  • Built-in Global Navigation Satellite System

The earbuds cost below PhP 10,000, while the smartwatch has a price tag just slightly above that threshold.


ASUS 2.2 OLED Festival sale: Win a Vivobook 13 Slate

Enjoy 10% off on Vivobooks, Zenbooks



ASUS is celebrating 2.2 early, offering customers the chance to win a Vivobook 13 Slate OLED through the OLED Festival Sale on Lazada and Shopee.

From January 28 to February 5, selected Vivobook and Zenbook devices get up to 10% off. During the promotional period, a purchase of any ASUS OLED laptop entitles customers to a raffle entry.

One (1) lucky winner will be announced on February 10 through ASUS Philippines’ official Facebook page.

Award-winning laptops get more affordable

Participating laptops in ASUS’ OLED Festival Sale include the following:

  • Zenbook 14 Flip
  • Zenbook 13
  • Zenbook 14
  • Vivobook S14X
  • Vivobook S 14 Flip
  • Vivobook 13 Slate 
  • Vivobook Pro 15 
  • Vivobook 15X

The powerful 12th Gen Intel Core and Intel Iris Xe-boosted Zenbook 14 Flip gets a reduced price of just PhP 83,695 from PhP 87,995.

This foldable features ASUS’ 360-degree ErgoLift Hinge technology, a 2.8K OLED HDR 90Hz NanoEdge touch screen display, 16GB of DDR5 memory, and 512GB of PCIe Gen 4 SSD storage.

Meanwhile, both the Vivobook S 14X and Vivobook S 14 Flip retail for PhP 71,295 and PhP 71,245, respectively.

Both laptops are powered by up to 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processors and have 2.8K OLED displays, long battery life, fast-charging technology, and impressive performance.

They come with Microsoft Office for Home & Student pre-installed, as well as a 1-month free Adobe Creative Cloud upon purchase.

Be sure on the lookout for these deals from ASUS, as well as free shipping vouchers of up to PhP 100.

SEE ALSO: ASUS Vivobook Slate 13 OLED: Stay on top of your game

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Buy AMD’s Ryzen 7000 series-Star Wars Jedi: Survivor bundle

Cal Kestis’ adventure continues



AMD Ryzen Jedi Survivor

AMD has an early offer for those anticipating the release of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.

Until April 1, 2023, customers may avail of the AMD Ryzen Game Bundle which includes select 7000 series processors and access to Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.

Powered by the new Zen 4 architecture, Ryzen 7000 series desktop processors offer incredible performance for gamers — up to 15% faster than the Zen 3 generation.

When purchased, gamers will receive a redemption code and will have until May 6, 2023 to redeem their copy of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.

The action adventure game is set to release on March 17 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Windows.

The sequel to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order stars now Jedi Knight Cal Kestis, whose story continues with adventures that will push him further than ever as he fights to protect the galaxy from descending into darkness.

Players will discover new planets and visit familiar frontiers in the Star Wars galaxy in the game, each with unique biomes, challenges, and enemies.

Watch the Star Wars Jedi: Survivor trailer. 

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Xiaomi earbuds, smartwatches now on sale until June 2023

Band 7, Watch S1, Buds 3T Pro included



Xiaomi Watch S1

In the past two years, Xiaomi introduced different wearables to the market, from wireless earbuds like the Buds 3 and Buds 3T Pro to smartwatches like the Watch S1 and S1 Active, and even smart home appliances.

If you have not yet tried any of these recent products, Xiaomi is offering them for significantly lower prices as part of their 5-month long Chinese New Year sale.

Yes, you read that right: Xiaomi is letting you get these items for as much as PhP 9,000 off until June 20, 2023. That’s a lot of time to consider upgrading your devices, before they run out of stocks.

Here’s the full list of participating items and an overview of their specs and features:

Xiaomi Band 7

This budget fitness tracker includes all-day heart rate and blood oxygen tracking, 120 workouts, and a 1.62-inch always-on display on a compact and sleek design.

Discounted price: PhP 2,099 (from 2,499)

Xiaomi Watch S1

With a 1.43-inch AMOLED display, 117 fitness modes, dual-band GPS, comprehensive health monitoring, and long battery life, the Watch S1 is one of the brand’s most popular smartwatches.

Customers may choose from the stainless-steel case with black strap or the silver with brown straps combo.

Discounted price: PhP 7,999 (from 10,999)

Xiaomi Watch S1 Active

For a slightly more affordable option, the Watch S1 Active is perfect for fitness enthusiasts who seek the thrill of extreme sports. This wearable is durable and comes with different sensors tailor-made to track outdoor activities such as running, cycling, and swimming.

Discounted price: PhP 5,999 (from 8,999)

Xiaomi Buds 3

Making the switch to wireless audio accessories may seem intimidating at first, but the Buds 3 is a great entry point. Providing noise cancellation, HiFi sound quality, and up to 32 hours of usage time with a fully-charged case, these earbuds are a classic take-home.

Discounted price: PhP 2,999 (from 4,999)

Xiaomi Buds 3T Pro

And for just a small difference, why not go for the Buds 3T Pro instead? It has a stronger noise cancellation technology feature which blocks out ambient noise and distractions, while its dual-magnet dynamic driver delivers superior and balanced sound quality.

Throughout the promo period, this pair will get a staggering 43% off.

Discounted price: PhP 3,999 (from 6,999)

Xiaomi Truclean W10 Pro WE

Lastly, the Truclean W10 Pro wet dry vacuum delivers an innovative cleaning experience. It comes with a roller brush which can vacuum, mop, and clean floors in one go for a sparkling finish.

Its design is perfect for covering difficult-to-reach areas and tight corners. Meanwhile, its cordless design allows for a quick and effortless cleaning time.

This product gets the largest discount among all participating items, a worthy investment for those with low-maintenance spaces.

Discounted price: PhP 17,999 (from 26,999) 

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