Most crystal-clear display: vivo V29 5G to launch on Sept 25

With a 3D-curved design



vivo V29

vivo is set to unveil its most crystal-clear display yet as the vivo V29 5G launches on September 25.

The latest addition to vivo’s mid-range segment boasts of a 3D-curved 6.78-inch 1.5K AMOLED FHD display with up to a 120Hz refresh rate and a pixel density of 452ppi.

The screen is HDR10+ certified and is also 100% DCI-P3, offering users breath-taking details and colors for an astonishing visual experience.

vivo has also worked on the phone’s eye protection features for both its hardware and software. The phone has reduced blue light and screen flickering to ensure safe usage.

To top it off, the vivo V29 5G has a 1000Hz instant touch sampling rate for a quicker and more accurate response time and a better and smoother gaming experience.

Stay tuned for more details on the vivo V29 5G on its official release date to see how everything works.

This article is a sponsored press release by vivo Philippines.


Xiaomi introduces Redmi 12 to the Philippines

Starts at PhP 6,999



Redmi 12

Xiaomi has officially unveiled the Redmi 12, its latest entry-level smartphone, to the Philippine market.

The sleek budget phone features a 6.79-inch FHD+ 90Hz DotDisplay as part of its 8.17mm thick body which also sports a premium glass back and an infinite camera design.

The screen has Adaptive Sync, and is able to display a 2460 x 1080 resolution — the largest in the Redmi series so far. Moreover, the display is SGS Low Blue Light certified and has a Reading mode 3.0 feature to avoid eye strains.

The device is powered by a MediaTek Helio G88 processor and has up to 8GB RAM and up to 256GB storage. It also houses a 5,000mAh battery that supports 18W of fast-charging.

For its camera package, the Redmi 12 has a 50MP main camera, joined by an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP macro lens. In front is an 8MP selfie camera.

Price and availability

The Redmi 12 can be snagged for the low early bird price of only PhP 6,999 for the 8GB+128GB model, PhP 1,000 off its original SRP, from September 20 to 29 via Xiaomi’s Lazada store.

The 8GB+256GB variant, on the other hand, is priced at PhP 8,999 and is available on both Lazada and Shopee, on and TikTok starting September 30th.

From September 29 onwards, customers may opt for a 0% interest, 6-month installment plan via Home Credit.


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5 tips to beat the September blues with the vivo Y27

The ways are endless



vivo Y27

September blues is a phenomenon wherein some people experience feelings of sadness or a general sense of low mood during the month, which is quite ironic given that in the Philippines in particular, it’s the start of a 100 day-long countdown to Christmas.

That is why vivo is giving users five tips to help beat the September blues with the help of its best-selling vivo Y27 smartphone.

Stay active, embrace the outdoors

Immerse in nature by exploring a park or nature reserve through taking a walk, hike, or bike ride.

The vivo Y27 is compatible with various fitness apps to help you monitor your outdoor endeavors.

Connect with loved ones

Nurture your relationships with your friends and family through phone calls or video chats. With the vivo Y27’s exceptional camera quality, users are guaranteed of staying connected minus the hassle of blurry images or laggish videos.

Engage in hobbies and interests

There is a wealth of activities to bring a person joy, such as reading, painting, playing music, and more.

And in the modern times, the vivo Y27 can act as a utility device to help one learn new skills or explore fresh interests through apps or online courses.

Practice mindfulness and relaxation

Aside from exercising outdoors, people should also pay attention to their mental health.

There are several meditation and mindfulness apps that can be downloaded on the phone, with music also aiding in the relaxation process.

Turn the vivo Y27 into an entertainment hub

Lastly, vivo’s capable budget phone can support video and music streaming apps, thanks to its 6.64-inch IPS LCD display and loudspeakers.

You can also install different games and expect them to run smoothly with the phone’s 6GB+6GB RAM.

the vivo Y27 is still available from just PhP 8,999 on the company’s official website, Lazada, Shopee, and TikTok.

This article is a sponsored press release from vivo Philippines.


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HONOR to release trifecta of smartphones

And the HONOR Pad X9



HONOR 90 Lite 5G, HONOR X6a, HONOR X5 Plus

HONOR is making sure you have plenty of smartphones to choose from no matter what your budget range is. As a follow-up to the HONOR 90, the company is launching in the Philippines the HONOR 90 Lite 5G. Naturally, that’s not all. The company is also rounding up the 2023 X-series with the HONOR X6a, HONOR X5 Plus, and the HONOR Pad X9.

HONOR 90 Lite 5G

100MP main camera, 256GB internal storage, and 4,500mAh. Not bad, right? That’s what you’re getting and more with the HONOR 90 Lite 5G. It runs Android 13 with HONOR’s own MagicOS 7.1.

If you the HONOR 90 5G isn’t quite within your budget yet, perhaps its Lite version is the match for you.

SEE ALSO: HONOR 90 review: Simply bedazzling

HONOR X6a and HONOR X5 Plus

Both the HONOR X6a and HONOR X5 Plus sport ultra-large 5,200mAh battery. It can support up to 17.8 hours of video playing, 13.5 hours of TikTok browsing or 15.5 hours of music streaming on a single charge. When you need to juice up, you can do so with the HONOR 22.5W SuperCharge. It can charge the smartphones to 31% after just 20 minutes.

Both smartphones are also equipped with a 50MP main camera. This lets users apture their life moments in vivid detail, day and night. For selfies, there’s a 5MP front camera for your enjoyment.


HONOR empowers users with HONOR Pad X9 that prides a revolutionary 

The HONOR Pad X9 has an 11.5″ 120Hz 2K Fullview Display, Surround 6 Speakers, and a 4G RAM + 128GB ROM Large Storage Capacity. With these, you can now see more and enjoy more all while enjoying an impressive refresh rate, definition, and performance. 

All the aforementioned devices will be launched on September 26, 2023. You can watch the unveiling here. If you’re already interested in these HONOR goodies, you can add to cart now.

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