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OPPO Reno 10x: Specs, price, availability in the Philippines

Jun 13, 2019 - 6:42 PM

OPPO's next high-end device is coming this month to the Philippines

OnePlus 7 Pro: Price, specs, availability in the Philippines

Jun 01, 2019 - 7:00 AM

The phone has been earning enormous praise for its value

ONEPLUS 7 PRO. Screenshot from OnePlus

Samsung Galaxy A70: Price, specs, features in the Philippines

May 16, 2019 - 4:58 PM

It competes with the Xiaomi Mi 9 and the Vivo V15 Pro

Xiaomi Redmi 7: specs, features, price in the Philippines

Apr 15, 2019 - 6:17 PM

The phone will come out on April 19 with a starting price of P5,890

All photos from Xiaomi

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 launched in Philippines: price, specs

Mar 20, 2019 - 3:39 PM

Pricing for the Redmi Note 7 starts at P7,990. The Redmi Note 7 Pro, meanwhile, isn't coming to the Philippines.

Samsung Galaxy M20 budget phone lands in Philippines for P10,990

Mar 06, 2019 - 1:30 PM

Samsung is gearing up against the budget phones from China

M20. Photo from Samsung

Samsung Galaxy S10: Price, availability details

Feb 21, 2019 - 7:24 AM

The entry-level variant S10e is priced at P39,990 while a 1TB version of the S10+ propels the series' pricing to a new high

IN-DISPLAY SCANNER. Photo by Kyle Chua/Rappler

Samsung Galaxy S10: Expected price, specs

Feb 20, 2019 - 11:29 AM

A 'budget' version is being added to the mix

Honor launches Kirin 970-equipped flagship at P23,990

May 31, 2018 - 11:20 AM

The Honor 10 arrives on June 6 in the Philippines

Sony's 2018 flagship XZ2 lands in PH for P43,990

Apr 24, 2018 - 7:26 PM

Sony's new flagship leads the redesign for its Xperia line

Here are the specs of Huawei's new flagships, the P20 and P20 Pro

Mar 28, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Huawei's new phones carry a 40MP RGB camera and a 20MP monochrome one

P20 PRO. The Pro, on the other hand, with its tri-camera setup, costs 899 euros. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

The Huawei P20: Expected specs and features

Mar 19, 2018 - 1:36 PM

We round up the rumors and leaks surrounding Huawei’s upcoming flagship set to be unveiled on March 27

ALLEGED P20 PRO. This leak here by renowned leaker Evan Blass shows the pro variant of the Huawei P20. Photo from Evan Blass' Twitter page

Specs, price: The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Feb 26, 2018 - 3:18 AM

Check here for a listing of the product specifications and features of Samsung's Galaxy S9

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9. Will you be grabbing one? Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

The Samsung Galaxy S9: Expected specs and features

Feb 21, 2018 - 2:06 PM

Samsung’s latest flagship will reportedly have an F/1.5 camera, with the Plus version sporting dual rear cameras

GALAXY S9. Images of what is supposedly Samsung's newest flagship has been seen on prominent leaker Evan Blass' Twitter page. Photos from Evan Blass/@evleaks/Twitter

Leaked photo of alleged ASUS ZenFone 5 shows iPhone X notch design

Feb 20, 2018 - 11:42 AM

If the image is representative of the final device, the ZenFone 5 becomes one of the first high-profile brands to incorporate the iPhone X notch – a feature that Android itself is looking to copy

Specs, price: Starmobile UP Groove

Feb 18, 2018 - 3:01 PM

This P3,490 phone has one feature that helps set it apart from other ultra-budget models: loud speakers. Check out its specs here!


Specs, price: Starmobile UP Selfie

Feb 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Check out the specs of Starmobile's budget selfie specialist here


WATCH: What are the differences between the Huawei Mate 10 and 10 Pro?

Feb 11, 2018 - 7:45 PM

What features justify the Mate 10 Pro's higher price? What features does it lack that might break the deal for some? We compare the two versions of Huawei's flagships here

10 PRO. The Pro is P6,000 more expensive than the standard Mate 10 but is fitted with the a trendier 18:9 display. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

WATCH: Why the Huawei Mate 10 was among 2017's best flagships

Jan 08, 2018 - 8:10 PM

In a nutshell: great specs at a very competitive price

Remade Galaxy Note 7, the Note FE, now in PH for P32,990

Nov 09, 2017 - 7:23 PM

Samsung re-releases the Note 7 in the Philippines, utilizing Note 7 components and a smaller battery

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL details leak ahead of unveiling

Sep 27, 2017 - 5:44 PM

The new Pixel phones will not have a dual lens system but it will have squeezable sides like the HTC U11

PIXEL 2. Mock-ups by YouTube channel Concept Creator whet the appetite of Pixel fans the world over. Screenshot from Concept Creator/YouTube

WATCH: A rundown of Apple's new iPhones in 2 minutes

Sep 13, 2017 - 9:03 PM

Here s a rundown of the iPhone 8 8 Plus and the X s specs and features

IPHONE X. The X has a new edge-to-edge display called 'Super Retina'. Photo from Apple.

Feature comparison: iPhone X vs 8 vs 8 Plus

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:28 PM

Check out these new phones spec sheets here and see which one you like the most

WATCH: Meet the iPhone X

Sep 13, 2017 - 11:36 AM

Here s a sneak peek of the newest most advanced iPhone that Apple has built

Apple unveils 3 new iPhones, hails 'biggest leap forward'

Sep 13, 2017 - 3:39 AM

Meet Apple s new batch of iPhones the X the 8 and the 8 Plus See their specs and features here

NEW IPHONES. The X, the 8 Plus and the 8 are introduced at Apple's September 12 event. All photos from Apple

20 rumored specs and features of the next iPhone

Sep 06, 2017 - 7:28 PM

Excited for the next iPhone? Here s how it has shaped up online before its official reveal on September 12

Martine Cajucom and Cliff Ho are engaged

Aug 25, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Cliff proposes to Martine in Bali Indonesia

Specs and features: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Aug 24, 2017 - 10:16 AM

Samsung joins the dual camera fray with its new premium phablet

NOTE 8 DUAL CAMERAS. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 priced at P49,990

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:01 PM

Samsung officially unveils their newest Note phablet The phone will be available in PH stores on September 29

S-PEN. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Asus Zenfone 4 series officially launched in PH

Aug 21, 2017 - 4:09 PM

Leading the pack is the new flagship Zenfone 4 Pro priced at P39 995

Moto Z2 Play review: Decent mid-ranger with tremendous battery life

Aug 14, 2017 - 6:41 PM

The 25 000 peso Z2 Play is Moto s attempt to hit balance between a slim design stable performance and battery endurance

Z2 PLAY. Moto has a solid mid-ranger in their hands with this high-endurance unit. Photo by Kyle Chua/Rappler

Rumors of Nokia 9 flagship phone picking up steam online

Apr 12, 2017 - 6:39 PM

What features do you want from a premium Nokia phone?

Samsung Galaxy S8 arrives in PH on May 5

Mar 30, 2017 - 3:14 AM

The 5 8 inch S8 will retail for P39 990 while the 6 2 inch S8 will retail for P45 990 Would you buy one?

LOOKERS. The bezels on the S8 and S8+ recede even farther than their S7 predecessor. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Samsung eyes rebound with premium Galaxy S8 phones

Mar 30, 2017 - 2:53 AM

Samsung promises a new era of smartphones with the new flagship and a revamped ecosystem highlighting virtual reality a virtual assistant and a mobile powered desktop experience

BIG EXPECTATIONS. Justin Denison, senior vice president of product strategy at Samsung, speaks about the new features on the Samsung Galaxy S8 during a launch event for the smartphone, March 29, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/AFP

WATCH: Samsung reveals the Galaxy S8 at Samsung Unpacked 2017

Mar 30, 2017 - 12:11 AM

Tech s worst kept secret is finally unveiled at the Lincoln Center in New York Watch it here on Rappler live

Here's a rundown of the Samsung Galaxy S8's rumored specs

Mar 25, 2017 - 8:39 AM

After the Note 7 fiasco all eyes are on Samsung s newest flagship the Galaxy S8 set to be officially revealed on March 29 US time

LOOK: The new Nokia 3310

Feb 27, 2017 - 1:45 AM

UPDATED Nokia s iconic phone is officially resurrected almost 17 years since its debut

Spec rundown: 2017 Nissan GT-R

Sep 16, 2016 - 11:20 AM

For the first time in history the multi million peso Japanese supercar is officially available in the Philippines

'PH Speculative Fiction Vol 8': A mixed bag

Sep 02, 2013 - 8:00 PM

Enter the world of speculative fiction through the 20 stories in this volume

A WORLD LIKE NO OTHER. The book offers both long-time readers and first timers an exciting tour through the wonderful world of spec fic. Book cover image courtesy of Florianne Jimenez from Flipreads.com

'Now, Then, and Elsewhen': A turn for the magical

Sep 02, 2013 - 12:00 PM

Magic is capricious and dangerous but Nikki Alfar wields it with a deft hand

FINELY CRAFTED. What ties the collection together is Nikki Alfar’s ability to find the magical in the mundane and transform it into a work of art. Cover photo image courtesy of Gabriela Lee

Best of PH Speculative Fiction: Highly selective

Aug 05, 2013 - 8:13 AM

This collection brings out the best in all possible worlds

A MUST-HAVE. 'The Best of Philippine Speculative Fiction 2005-2010' is your ticket into this realm of the fantastic, the strange and the extraordinary. Cover image courtesy of Gabriela Lee from www.rocketkapre.com

3 books, one community, countless stories

Jul 29, 2013 - 1:02 PM

It’s not your usual book launch — there was dancing involved And possibly dragons

BOOK LAUNCH WITH DANCING. The launch of 3 books last July 27 coincided with National Dance Day. So what did the authors do? They danced, of course. Image from the PSF Facebook event page courtesy of Gabriela Lee

Horrors of war in Spec Ops: The Line

May 14, 2013 - 6:11 PM

Spec Ops teaches us that there is a steep price to pay for using weapons of mass destruction

SANDBLASTED. The only way to fight a sandstorm is to wait it out. All images taken from the official Spec Ops: The Line (www.specopstheline.com) website