smartphones

Oppo F9 Pro First Impressions: More of a style statement than a performer?

If there’s one feature that comprehensively sums up the evolution of smartphones in 2018, it’s the notch. Apple started it with the iPhone X last

Nokia 6.1 Plus Review

Our Verdict The Nokia 6.1 Plus is a capable mid-ranger that ticks all the boxes when it comes to the trending features in smartphones of

OPPO F9 vs F7: What’s different?

OPPO recently launched in the Philippines the new OPPO F9. It’s the newest addition to the mid-range F series and successor to the just months-old

Xiaomi Mi A2 vs Huawei Nova 3i specs comparison

Two of the most hyped mid-range smartphones will be put side-by-side to see which one has the upper hand in each key smartphone aspect. Which

Crazybaby Air 1S review: Third time’s the charm?

A year ago, the Air 1S would’ve been a real competitor, but today, they’re overshadowed by the competition POSITIVES IPX6 Wind-resistant build for running Bluetooth

FiiO M7 review: A rare bit of novel architecture

The last time we reviewed a dedicated, high-resolution music player, we almost refused to give it back. If you are an audiophile, you will seldom

LG G7 Plus ThinQ Review

Our Verdict The LG G7+ThinQ brings HDR video, audiophile-grade hardware, IP68 rating and a body designed to withstand damage from being dropped. You get all

Are gaming smartphones really necessary?

We are now seeing a rapid growth in Mobile Gaming. In fact, it is now the top platform for games, easing out PCs and consoles.

Oppo Find X review: Smartphones just got interesting again

Oppo may not be a brand with which you’re all too familiar, but its success in Asian markets has seen it become one of the

Android Pie update OEM checklist: who’s in and who’s not

It’s that time of year again. New Android version, new guessing and then waiting game for which phones will get the update and, just as

Galaxy S10: These details beat iPhone X, or all is lost

The Samsung Galaxy S10 series appeared in a video created by CC, in three parts, showing the possibilities from front to back. These devices, if

Moto Z3 Review: Waiting for 5G

PROS Great hardware and value for the price Looks sleek and feels good in the hand Will be 5G compatible (someday) CONS The 5G Moto

Pixel Watch investigation: Everything we know, and what it needs to succeed

Google’s making a hero smartwatch, but what could it be like? Wear OS is in a period of transition. We know that Google is working to make its

The Google Pixel 3 is in trouble: this is why

Google definitely pulled off a miracle when it came out with the first Pixel phone. There was some amount of doubt that Google had what

Doogee X70 – First Look Review

At this price, the Doogee X70 has a lot to offer The Doogee X70 is a budget smartphone that you’ll want! I breathed a sigh

Top 10 Waterproof ATV Speakers of 2018

In this review we feature the best waterproof ATV speakers that you can install on your ATV vehicle that provides really good sound performance and

Samsung Galaxy J8 review

  Samsung made a wild rush in the mid-range market this mid-2018 as they release one device after another. Although today, we’ll be looking at

Samsung’s Galaxy Home will live or die by AI

Samsung’s Bixby speaker didn’t look like anything we expected, with the Galaxy Home a bulbous alien egg promising to take on Apple’s HomePod, Amazon’s Echo,

Top 10 Best Bass Bluetooth Speakers in 2018

If you are in search for Bluetooth speakers with the deepest bass performance, you’re in luck. We mean serious business when choosing the best bass

Galaxy Note 9 buy or skip: what you need to know

Samsung has finally unveiled the Galaxy Note 9, making official everything that we’ve (accurately) heard for unofficial sources. Now that everything, including the price tag,

AOC X24P1 Review

Pros  Impressively affordable  Flexible design  Combats glare perfectly  Crisp, accurately reproduced images Cons  Not suited to gaming or movies Key Features Review Price: £219/$291 24-inch

Spec comparison: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Apple iPhone X vs LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S9+

If you marry the size of the Note 8 with the build and design of the Galaxy S9 Plus, you have the Note 9. The

Galaxy Watch vs Apple Watch: A new wearable king?

Which wearable is better? Apple and Samsung have been slugging it out in the wearable space for years. But for the most part Apple’s held

Samsung Unpacked 2018 wrap-up: Everything you need to know

Samsung’s big Note 9 announcement took place today, and the 6.4-inch smartphone brought along some surprises too. We knew the latest Galaxy Note would take

IP67 vs IP68: Waterproof IP ratings explained

IP67 vs IP68: We explain how they’re different and why you should care IP67 and IP68 are terms that are bound to surface when researching

JVC XS-XN511A Review: A half baked 5.1 sound system

A good multimedia setup needs a good set of speakers, especially if one is trying to build a home-theatre system.  To make for complete multimedia

Huawei Nova 3i vs ASUS ZenFone 5 (2018) specs comparison

Due to insistent reader demand, we’ll be putting Huawei’s newest mid-range smartphone, the Nova 3i against the ASUS ZenFone 5 (2018). Place your bets because

CAT S61 Review : The best rugged phone around

Pros  Close to indestructable  Massive step forward on the S60  Thermal imaging sensor is great  Air monitor is great for painters and DIY fanatics Cons

Best cheap smartwatches: Ticwatch, Pebble, Samsung and more

Smartwatches that won’t break the bank If you’re looking for the best smartwatch but don’t have a whole lot of money to spend on one, don’t fret,

OPPO A3s in-depth hands-on review

OPPO recently released in the Philippines a new budget smartphone with a large battery capacity and affordable price, the OPPO A3s. Join us as we