MSI New Year Sale: Score gaming laptops at up to 22K off

New Year, New Gear



MSI Summit E16 Flip

MSI’s top gaming and productivity laptops will get massive discounts from January 15 to February 28, offering customers the opportunity to score new gear this new year.

Participating products include the powerful Vector GP66, Crosshair 15, Katana GF66, Prestige line, and Summit E14 Flip Evo.

Vector GP66

To kick things off, the Vector GP66 which runs on up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTCX 3080 GPU will get the most generous discount at PhP 22,000 off.

Retailing for just PhP 145,995, the laptop has 8GB of DDR6 memory, 1TB of Gen 4 SSD storage, a 15.6-inch QHD 165Hz display, and Windows 11 Home pre-installed.

Crosshair 15

The equally-reliable Crosshair 15, meanwhile, get PhP 19,000 and PhP 18,000 rollbacks on the 12th Gen Intel Core i9 (PhP 137,995) and i7 (PhP 117,995) variants, respectively.

This premium gaming laptop houses a GeForce RTX 3070 Ti GPU, 16GB of DDR5 memory, 1TB of SSD Gen 4 storage, 15.6-inch QHD 165Hz display, and a Spectrum Backlit keyboard.

Katana GF66

For more budget-friendly options that are likewise capable of performing gaming-related tasks, there’s the Katana GF66.

There are four models under the Katana line that will get discounts ranging from PhP 9,000 to PhP 15,000.

They are all powered by Intel Core i7 processors and GeForce RTX 3050 GPUs. The displays are set at FHD 144Hz, with a 240Hz option for the higher end model.

All configurations under the line also support Cooler Boost 5 technology, optimizing the device for long playtimes.

Prestige series

For top-of-the-line productivity laptops, the Prestige series has everyone covered. The higher end Prestige 15 will retail for PhP 95,995 (PhP 19,000 off), featuring 16GB DDR4 memory, 1TB SSD Gen 4 storage, and a large 15.6-inch QHD 165Hz screen.

The 14-inch variants with 8GB memory and Wi-Fi 6E, on the other hand, get up to PhP 10,000 discounts. The Prestige 14 Evo, in particular, has Intel Iris Xe graphics onboard.

Summit E14 Flip Evo

Lastly, the Summit E14 Flip Evo also get PhP 10,000 price cuts on the i7+TB (PhP 79,995) and i5+512GB (PhP 69,995) variants.

Upgraded for 2x better performance from the previous generation, these foldables have a 14-inch FHD+ touch panel and purchases will include the MSI Pen.


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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