Top 7 features you should find in a gaming smartphone

Know the must-have smartphone features for gaming on a budget or with deep pockets. Finding the best smartphone for gaming is difficult as it’s painstaking to compare specs after specs. Here, we’ll give you an outline of considerations and the bottom line to help you get the gaming smartphone that’s meant for you.  Blazing Performance […]

Google Meet adds beautify feature for video calls

Google is rolling out new portrait touch-up modes to Google Meet on mobile devices, with a web release planned by the end of 2023. This highly requested feature allows users to apply subtle beauty effects during video calls. The two portrait touch-up modes available are Subtle and Smoothing. Subtle mode provides very light cosmetic adjustments, […]

Mediatek Dimensity 9300 sets new AnTuTu record: Over 2 million points!

Mediatek is anticipated to introduce the Dimensity 9300, featuring a distinct octa-core CPU. Recently, this platform made an appearance in AnTuTu’s database, showcasing a remarkable performance result exceeding 2 million, marking a new record. Additionally, the scores for each individual component are quite impressive. The CPU configuration is expected to consist of 4 Cortex-X4 units […]

OnePlus Open launched: 48MP Sony cam + Hasselblad, 7.82-inches 2K display, 16GB RAM

A new powerful, foldable smartphone just came out and it has a one-inch camera sensor. OnePlus has rolled out its top-tier, premium foldable smartphone with two display screens. The OnePlus Open will make people gawk because of its 7.82 inches LTPO AMOLED foldable screen and 6.31 cover display. Powering this foldable smartphone is the Qualcomm […]

Meizu 20 Classic launched: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, 16GB RAM, 144Hz refresh rate

The Meizu 20 Classic has top-notched hardware and is integrated with the brand’s auto system. The automotive company Geely is back with a flagship handset called Meizu 20 Classic, with a  refreshed, premium-looking design. The Meizu 20 Classic is powered by Android 13, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, 16GB of RAM, and 4700mAh battery unit. […]

Android 14 now available with more customization and accessibility features

Android releases are a way to improve your Android device and now, a new major version is launched – Android 14.  Android 14 is packed with features, such as new customization options, more health and safety controls, and better accessibility. This upgrade has rolled out on supported Pixel devices and will later arrive on more […]

Which TECNO and Infinix smartphones have bypass charging?

Your TECNO and Infinix phones can play games like a console if it has this nifty feature. Gamers have to balance two delicate forces during gaming: power and heat. If this balance goes awry, expect issues like overheating and CPU throttling. So, certain smartphone brands added a subtle yet handy feature on select models to […]

Android’s upcoming “repair mode” will keep your personal data safe from technicians

Google is introducing a “repair mode” in stock Android to simplify the process of getting your smartphone repaired without the stress of data loss. This feature ensures the security of your personal data by locking it with your lockscreen credentials while allowing diagnostic procedures. No matter how high-end your smartphone is, the possibility of needing […]

HONOR X9b launched with anti-drop display, 108MP camera, SD6Gen1

HONOR Saudi Arabia rolled out HONOR X9b web page with key features and specs. A Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 phone has been launched recently and this one features a reinforced screen. HONOR X9b just popped out of the brand’s official website for Saudi Arabia. According to the site, the smartphone has three main offerings: the […]

Doogee V30 Pro will be unveiled on November 1 with 200MP cam, Dimensity 7050

The Doogee V30 Pro is a rugged smartphone with a 200MP main camera and 512GB of internal storage. It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 7050 chipset and runs on Android 13. It has a 6.58-inch 120Hz FHD+ IPS panel, supports Wi-Fi 6 connectivity, and has a side-mounted fingerprint reader. It has a customizable button […]

realme 11 Pro+ 5G vs. HONOR 90 5G: Clash of the 200MP camera champions

This comparison will show you the ups and downs of realme 11 Pro+ 5G and HONOR 5G, so you can decide which 200MP champion is the best for you. The realme 11 Pro+ 5G and HONOR 5G are champions of performance, camera, and battery. Both got impressive triple-rear cameras, powerful processors, and ultra-fast charging speed. […]

OPPO A2x launched with 13MP cam, Dimensity 6020, and 90Hz screen

OPPO rolls out its new budget smartphone A2x in China with two variants and three color families. A new affordable handset has landed and it’s powered by MediaTek Dimensity 6020 chipset and 5000mAh battery. It also features a 6.55-inch 720p IPS display with 90Hz refresh rate for a smooth viewing experience. It’s the OPPO A2x […]

Mode 1 RETRO II: Nostalgic flip with Helio G85, 48MP cam, and Android 13

Did you miss the flip phones of the recent past? You’ll see them again as a Japanese tech firm decided to turn the hands of time. Meet the Mode 1 RETRO II – a retro flip phone powered by Android. If you’re thinking of something similar from other brands, think again because the Japanese tech […]

DOOGEE T20mini: 8.4-inch LCD, 5060mAh battery, 128GB ROM

DOOGEE T20mini is now in PH and is currently on sale on online retailers. DOOGEE is back with a mini Android tablet that features a massive 5060mAh battery and 128GB ROM, which is expandable for up to 1TB via card slot. According to the official website, DOOGEE T20mini has 8.4 inches of IPS LCD display […]

realme C51 Review: Trendy champion of battery and storage on a budget

Striking for a fast and stylish smartphone? Check out the realme C51 – youthfully designed with a solid battery, big storage, large display, and AI camera. realme has a new budget phone and as a successor of last year’s model, the realme C51 comes with a clearer and faster camera, bigger storage, and a new […]

nubia Red Magic 9 leaked with Snapdragon 8 Gen 3

Huge improvements over the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2! A prototype featuring this SoC recently underwent a Geekbench evaluation, revealing an impressive multi-core score of 5,977, marking a 20% improvement over the current second-gen Qualcomm chipset. This prototype, identified by the model number NX769J, is believed to be the ZTE nubia Red Magic 9. It will […]

Goodbye MIUI, welcome MI OS

Another era comes to an end after 13 long years. MIUI will be replaced by MI OS soon. Xiaomi has made a big step with its mobile UI as the company will soon move to MI OS after 13 years of consistent software development. However, the MI OS will remain under the Android flag since […]

Upcoming NBA season and games heading to Pilipinas Live app

Get the latest NBA games right on your Android and iOS device via Pilipinas Live app. Basketball is one of the top sports on the planet and Filipinos are massive, die-hard fans. So, it’s good news that the upcoming NBA season will arrive on Pilipinas Live, Cignal TV’s streaming platform. Pilipinas Live will show all […]

24GB version of ZTE nubia Z50S Pro now live for pre-orders

After three months, ZTE silently upgraded the nubia Z50S Pro with more memory. In the old days, getting a smartphone with 2GB of memory was massive. Now, 4GB is inferior and 6GB is average. The current standard is 8GB of physical RAM as apps can easily eat up half of that. You’ll need the other […]

Samsung allegedly making a 1-inch sensor, 432-megapixel camera

This lucky flagship smartphone may conquer the photography challenges in low-light conditions. What’s the highest megapixel have you seen on a smartphone? 50? 100? Well, the current highest belongs to Samsung with its Galaxy S23 Ultra, boasting a 200-MP primary rear camera. That’s actually more than four times greater than the 48-MP on Apple’s iPhone […]

vivo and TECNO rollable phones rumored arriving next year

The 2025 meta might be the flexible and rollable display screen on flagship models. Standing out today is increasingly becoming difficult, and this is what smartphone brands feel. But some of them may start a new trend late next year. Rumors suggest that two Chinese smartphone manufacturers want to challenge a South Korean tech giant […]

Google Pixel 8 Pro easily nailed drop and scratch tests

An enthusiast didn’t wait long to test out how tough Google Pixel 8 Pro is. YouTuber PBKreviews prepared two endurance tests for the Pixel 8 Pro. The first was a drop test and it started at waist high. The phone fell with the screen first on the concrete. Google Pixel 8 Pro’s display is protected […]

Google promises 7 years of software updates for the Pixel 8 Series!

Is Google the new leader in smartphone software support? Apple’s iPhones have long held the crown for receiving extensive software support in the world of smartphones. Typically, these devices receive updates for a minimum of 5 years. For instance, the 2017 iPhone X received updates up to iOS 16 last year. However, Google’s recent announcement […]

itel’s big discounts for October brand festival

This month’s brand festival will feature itel with price drops from A60s to S23. If you’re looking for affordable, cool-looking phones, there’s a lot of options from itel. At Shopee, itel will join the upcoming October 10 brand festival with price slashes for multiple smartphones. These items will get a 30% off voucher, brand discount, […]

TECNO SPARK, POVA, CAMON big discounts this October

This month, TECNO will join the 10.10 Shopee sale with eight devices getting a price slash. Get ready for the massive TECNO brand festival this October 10. The official store of TECNO at Shopee has already prepared the price slashes for a number of devices, including the latest POVA 5 Pro 5G. Check out the […]

Google Pixel 8 Pro beaten by this OnePlus flagship on Geekbench

Geekbench showed that Tensor G3 really did improve but it won’t beat Qualcomm’s chipset across the board. The arrival of the Google 8 Pixel series is upon us, so leaks about its unboxing and performance are overflowing. Let’s start with the performance that recently came to light. The Google Pixel 8 Pro will lead the […]

TECNO CAMON 20 Pro 5G vs. TECNO POVA 5 Pro 5G: A Clash of Titans!

You’ll get the value of your money from these TECNO mid-rangers of 2023. But one caters to imaging and the other to those who demand all-day power. Quick Specs Before we go on, let’s check the key specs. You’ll see below the similarities and differences between TECNO CAMON 20 Pro 5G and POVA 5 Pro […]