Top 5 ASUS, ROG discounts for 6.6 sale

Up to 18K off on over 50 models



This 6.6 mid-year sale, more than 50 ASUS and ROG laptops will sell for discounted prices on Lazada and Shopee.

From June 6 to 8, various models from the following series will sell for as much as PhP 18,000 off on top of free shipping:

  • Vivobook
  • Zenbook
  • ROG Strix models
  • TUF gaming laptops
  • ExpertBook
  • Chromebook

Simply visit the following ASUS and ROG official stores and add any from their wide range of laptops to your cart starting on 6.6 midnight:

To help customers choose the necessary upgrades fit for their productivity or entertainment needs, we’ve gathered the Top 5 biggest discounts on products in the list below.

1) 2022 ROG Strix Scar

Powered by up to an 12th Gen Intel Core i9 and up to an RTX 3080 Ti, one of the most powerful gaming laptops with a 240Hz QHD Display and DDR5 RAM will sell with up to a PhP 18,000 discount during the promo period.

2) Zenbook Duo 14 OLED UX482

Dubbed as the “laptop of tomorrow”, the powerful Zenbook Duo 14 which comes with a ScreenPad Plus secondary display, a 1920 x 1080 FHD IPS display, and 16GB LPDDR4X memory.

It runs on the latest Intel Core i7 and NVIDIA MX450 graphics, making it a next-level companion for productivity and creativity.

It will sell for just PhP 82,795 throughout the period from an original of PhP 96,995.

3) Vivobook Pro 15 OLED (M3500) 

Featuring an AMD Ryzen 5 5600H and NVIDIA RTX 3050 with 16GB DDR4 memory and 512GB storage, the productivity device will get a PhP 6,299 price slash, selling for only PhP 56,696.

4) Vivobook 15 X515EP

Another of ASUS’ reliable all-around portables, this Vivobook 15 model boasts of a 15.6-inch FHD screen, Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA MX330 graphics, plus a 1TB HDD + 256GB PCIEG3 storage and DDR4 8GB memory.

For the 6.6 mid-year sale, customers may get it for only PhP 48,596 from PhP 53,995.

5) Zenbook Flip 13 OLED UX363

One of ASUS’ top convertibles, the Zenbook Flip 13 OLED has a 13.3-inch FHD OLED touch display and is powered by Intel Iris Xe Graphics, on top of an Intel Evo with Core i5.

In addition to a PhP 5,000 discount, customers will also get a bag, stylus, and Type C to audio jack as part of the PhP 62,995 package.

Aside from these five laptops, other models included in the promotion are the ROG Zephyrus G14, TUF Gaming F15 and A15, TUF Dash Series, as well as select ASUS ExpertBooks and Chromebooks.


Nokia announces new accessories, T20 bundle

Four new earbuds and headphones



Nokia has announced four new accessories to its growing lineup of smartphones and other tech devices.

They are the Nokia Comfort Earbuds Pro, Nokia Clarity Earbuds +, Nokia Wired and Wireless Headphones, and Nokia Go Earbuds 2 Pro.

Both the Clarity Earbuds + (PhP 3,490) and Comfort Earbuds Pro (PhP 2,990) feature Active Noise Cancellation technology and up to 20 hours of playback, making them ideal for workouts and everyday use.

For a more affordable option, the Go Earbuds 2 Pro (PhP 1,790) comes in handy, with low latency mode and sweat- and splash-resistance to boot.

Meanwhile, the foldable wired (PhP 890) and wireless (PhP 1,690) headphones sport big bass for powerful sound. The wireless variant can deliver up to 60 hours of playback.

The four new products will be available exclusively on Shopee until July 11. They may be also purchased in all Nokia mobile official stores and authorized resellers nationwide from late June.

In addition, customers may also avail a limited time bundle starting on July 1: the Nokia T20 tablet will be on sale for only PhP 10,990 — a PhP 2,000 slash from its original price – and shall be bundled with the new Nokia wired headphones.


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vivo Y76 5G to be more affordable by July

PhP 2,000 off



Starting July 1, the vivo Y76 5G will have a discounted price of PhP 14,999 from PhP 16,999, making the vlogging smartphone even more affordable for customers.

For a refresher, the Y76 was released in January. It is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor and has a 6.58-inch FHD+ (2408×1080) IPS LCD display.

It comes with an ultra-slim design at just 7.79mm thick while weighing just 175 grams. The phone has a 4,100mAh battery with support for 44W flash charging.

A vlogger’s phone

Meant to help creators produce better content, the phone packs flagship-level camera specs and features.

There’s a 50MP main camera, 2MP macro, and 2MP bokeh on the rear, and a 16MP selfie camera.

The Y76 has a Dual-View Video feature which allows users to use both the front and rear camera at the same time when filming.

The phone is capable of recording slow-mos, time-lapses, and taking double-exposure photos.

Other features include AI Face Beauty Algorithm and Smart Softlight Band to enhance selfie captures.

PhP 2,000 off 

The PhP 2,000 price slash will take effect starting on July 1, 2022. 

The vivo Y76 5G is available at all vivo stores and kiosks nationwide, vivo’s official E-store, and official Shopee and Lazada stores.


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Acer Brings Their A-Game with Back-To-School Deals



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One important thing that we realized over the past two years is that laptops and/or desktops are a necessity for every student.

Of course, not everyone can afford to buy their own gadgets, given the high prices of other commodities.

As a sustainable brand supporting education, Acer recognizes this need. Which is why this year, they are bringing back their back-to-school deals.

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Acer x Adidas x The SM Store

Whether you’re returning physically to school or still attending online classes, you can purchase an Acer gadget that fits your needs and expect more discount and voucher promos!

In partnership with Adidas and The SM Store, students can get up to PhP 20,000 discount or Adidas gift certificate for every purchase of any qualifying product until August 15.


When you buy any Acer Aspire 3, Acer Aspire 5 ot Acer Aspire 7 model, you can slash off up to Php 1,000 on your receipt and/or claim up Adidas voucher up to PhP 3,000.

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For participating Acer Swift 3 and Swift 5 models, get up to PhP 1,000 discount and/or up to PhP 5,000 Adidas voucher; and for participating Acer Vero models, get up to PhP 1,000 discount and/or up to PhP 5,000 Adidas voucher.

Gamers can also save up to PhP 5,000 and/or get up to PhP 5,000 Adidas voucher when they buy the Acer Nitro 5 and Acer Nitro 7 models

On the other hand, you can snag up to PhP 10,000 discount for Predator Helios 300 models.


In the desktop category, up to PhP 20,000 discount is possible when you buy any of the participating Predator Orion 3000 and Predator Orion 5000 models, and up to PhP 5,000 discount for participating Nitro 50 models.

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Meanwhile, PhP 7,000 discount on participating Acer Aspire All-In-One, Acer Aspire XC and Acer Aspire TC models.

The promo runs from June 15 to August 15, 2022. extends to consumer, gaming, and AOpen monitors as well.

They also PhP 4,000 discount for any participating Acer, Predator, and AOpen monitors and up to PhP 1,500 discount off participating Acer projectors.

Details of the deal

Here’s the fine print: The customer must complete the claiming process to avail of the Adidas voucher and register their product for warranty at the Acer warranty website within one (1) week of purchase.

If the product is eligible for the promo, the warranty site will have a drop-down list of The SM Stores branches. Customers must choose their preferred branch redemption site to redeem the voucher.

The customer cannot change The SM Store branch redemption site.

Once the customer completes all the registration requirements, Acer will validate the credentials within five (5) business days.

An electronic voucher will then be sent to the customer’s provided email address after seven (7) business days.

For voucher redemption, customers must print the Adidas voucher sent to their email. They can then present it to The SM Store branch of their choice with one (1) government-issued ID. The vouchers are only for Adidas bags and shoes and can be redeemed at participating The SM Stores nationwide.

SB19 came to #BringtheAGame

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P-Pop sensation and Acer ambassador SB19 was the special guest during the promo launch at the SM Mall of Asia. The boy band performed “Bazinga,” “Mapa,” and Acer’s song, “Live It Up.”

For more info, check out their website:

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