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Huawei Y7 Pro 2019 gets priced in the Philippines

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We spotted the Huawei Y7 Pro being sold at a local store in the Philippines after it initially became available via Globe’s Plan 999 a few weeks ago. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { // ambient mobile code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1470210247","1470210665"]);'); }else{ //ambient pc code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1476933336","1476933955"]);'); } The Y7 Pro sports a 6.26-inch HD+ IPS display, Snapdragon 450 chipset, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera, 16MP front camera, and 4,000mAh battery. It is priced at PHP 9,990 and can be purchased

Huawei P30, P30 Pro revealed by case-maker

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Case-maker Spigen posted their lineup of cases for Huawei’s upcoming flagship phones, the P30, and the P30 Pro. The renders posted on Spigen’s website reveal the back view of the P30, housing triple cameras while the front panel has a waterdrop notch. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { // ambient mobile code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1470210247","1470210665"]);'); }else{ //ambient pc code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1476933336","1476933955"]);'); } For the P30 Pro, the back shows us a quad-camera setup while the front also has a similar waterdrop notch.

Premium smartphone segment is growing according to report

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In Counterpoint Research’s Market Pulse December 2018 report, they found that globally, the premium smartphone segment grew despite the slowdown in the smartphone market. Companies such as Apple, Samsung, and Chinese OEMS such as Huawei, OPPO, VIVO, and OnePlus led the growth in the 2018 market. Prices have increased to an entirely new level since Apple launched the iPhone X. Among the premium segment, the USD 800+ (~PHP 40,000+) ultra-premium segment grew the fastest at +18%, compared to 2017 when it was only about 8% of the premium market. Apple dominated the USD 800+ category with about 80% shares. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAg

Huawei Balong 5000 5G multi-mode chipset, CPE Pro 5G device now official

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Huawei has launched the Huawei CPE Pro 5G commercial device along with the Balong 5000, the company’s 5G multi-mode chipset. The Balong 5000 supports 5G modules, home broadband, and vehicle-mounted devices. The chipset is said to achieve download speeds of up to 4.6 Gbps at Sub-6 GHz while it can deliver download speeds of up to 6.5 Gbps in terms of mmWave spectrum. 5G network architectures that are standalone (SA), non-standalone (NSA), and Vehicle to Everything (V2X) communications are also supported. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { // ambient mobile code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1470210247","1

Huawei Mate 20 Pro scores 109 points on DxOMark

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DxOMark, an independent benchmark website that assesses image quality of smartphones, lenses, and cameras, has released their rating on Huawei’s newest flagship smartphone, the Mate 20 Pro. The overall score of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro is 109 which places it at the number 1 slot in the website’s rankings tying it up with the Huawei P20 Pro. The smartphone received a 114 score in the photo quality with the pros and cons as follows: Pros: Well-controlled levels of image noise, even in low light Good target exposure and wide dynamic range Pleasant white balance and color rendering Fast and repeatable autofocus in most conditions Good zoom Cons: googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBe...

Huawei Nova 3 in Primrose Gold color now official

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Huawei has announced a new color variant for the Nova 3 called Primrose Gold. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { // ambient mobile code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1470210247","1470210665"]);'); }else{ //ambient pc code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1476933336","1476933955"]);'); } This new color variant doesn’t have hardware changes except the bright colored cosmetics seen at the back and sides of the phone. It is still priced at PHP 25,990 but it will be available on January 19, 2019. Read more here. Huawei Nova 3 specs: SpecificationHuawei Nova 3 Displ

Huawei P20 gets a huge discount in Lazada for a limited time

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One of Huawei’s flagship smartphones of 2018, the P20, will be getting a huge discount in Lazada. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1479779347879-0'); }); if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { // ambient mobile code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1470210247","1470210665"]);'); }else{ //ambient pc code document.write('var _ase = _ase || [];_ase.push(["1476933336","1476933955"]);'); } On January 14-16, 2019, the Huawei P20 will be priced at PHP 21,990, a 30% discount from PHP 30,990, in the official Huawei flagship store in Lazada. The device initially dropped its price back in August 2018. Huawei P20 specs: 5.8-inch 18.7:9 FHD+ FullView LTPS IPS

Best Smartphones of 2018 (PHP 15K-20K)

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2019 will bring out a lot of new line of smartphones, but before we welcome those, it is time to look back at the best smartphones of 2018. For this list, I’ll be enumerating the devices between PHP 15K and PHP 20K. Which one do you think is the best in this price range? Check it out! Author’s Note: The smartphones listed are those announced in 2018 and are officially available in the Philippines. Highlighted are the best devices from each brand but we’re also including their alternatives. Nokia 7 Plus The Nokia 7 Plus is HMD Global’s premium mid-range smartphone which features a Snapdragon 660 chipset, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, 12MP + 12MP dual rear cameras powered by Carl Zeiss optics, and is part of the Android One program. For the price of PHP 19,990, you are actually g

Best Smartphones of 2018 (PHP 20K-30K)

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As the saying “New Year, New Life” goes, we welcome 2019 with open arms for the tech industry. However, let’s first take a look back at the best smartphones that officially became available in 2018. Check it out! Author’s Note: The smartphones listed are those announced in 2018 and are officially available in the Philippines. Highlighted are the best devices from each brand but we’re also including their alternatives. ASUS ZenFone 5Z The ASUS ZenFone 5Z is the company’s latest flagship smartphone for 2018 under the ZenFone lineup. It features a Snapdragon 845 chipset, 6GB RAM, and 128GB storage. For the price of PHP 29,995, you’ll already have a good quality flagship smartphone that won’t break the bank. Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is one