Starmobile Navi vs Like specs, price, review comparison

Starmobile Philippines launched several Android smartphones. Two of the most affordable are the Starmobile Navi and Like. See price, specs comparison below.

> Starmobile Muse high-end smartphone

The Starmobile Navi retails at P4690 and its key specs include 4-inch WVGA display, quad-core CPU and 5MP cam. On the opposite corner is the Starmobile Navi that sports dual-core CPU, 4-inch display and up 3.5G connectivity for P3890 price.

Both run on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

Starmobile Navi vs Like specs, price comparison

Specs Navi

starmobile navi philippines price specs review

Like

starmobile like philippines price specs review

Display 4-icn WVGA 4-inch WVGA
Dual SIM Yes Yes
CPU quad-core 1.2GHz dual-core 1.3GHz
GPU Video Core 4 unknown
Memory 1GB RAM, 4GB storage, microSD up to 32GB 1GB RAM, 4GB storage, microSD up to 32GB
Camera 5MP, VGA front-facing, video recording 8MP, VGA front-facing, video recording
Connectivity WiFi, Bluetooth, 3.5G, GPS/GLONASS WiFi, Bluetooth, 3.5G, GPS/GLONASS
Battery 1500mAh unknown
OS Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Availability November release November release
Colors Black or white Black or white
Price P4690 P3890

Source: Starmobile

Alcatel One Touch Idol X Dual SIM available in Philippines

Alcatel’s latest high-end smartphone has landed in the Philippines, the Alcatel One Touch Idol X. It’s a super slim 5-inch 1080p smartphone powered by a quad-core CPU and runs on Android Jelly Bean OS. It will be available in dual and single SIM variants starting this month.

alcatel one touch idol x philippines price specs review

Other key specs of the One Touch Idol X include a 13MP main camera and 2MP front, 8 or 16GB internal, microSD slot up to 64GB and 2GB RAM.

Battery is 2000mAh and has rating of up to 18 days standby mode on 2G.

Both dual SIM slots support up to 4G HSPA+ or 3G connectivity. There is also WiFi a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 as well as GPS.

The Alcatel One Touch Idol X has been launched since June to other countries with a global retail price of P18k-20k ($400-450).

Alcatel One Touch Idol X specs, price, features

  • Display: 5-inch IPS Full HD (1920×1080), scratch resistant
  • Size: 140.4×67.5×6.9mm, 130g weight
  • CPU: 1.5GHz quad-core Mediatek 6589+ processor
  • GPU: PowerVR SGX544 graphics
  • Memory: 8 or 16GB internal storage, 2GB RAM, microSD up to 64GB
  • Camera: 13 Megapixels, 1080p video, LED flash, 2MP front-facing
  • Connectivity: WiFi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 4G HSPA+
  • Battery: 2000mAh, up to 18 days standby
  • OS: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
  • Colors: Blue, black, red, yellow
  • Availability: November 2013 release in Philippines
  • Price: P18-20k ($400-450)

Source: Alcatel PH

Asha 501 Software Update: Whatsapp, Swipe cam, New Lock-screen

Nokia has released an update for Asha 501 bringing features like from Asha 503 and 502. The update will be available starting today until December via OTA (over-the-air) update on the phone.

nokia asha 501 software update

One of the highlight of the update is the addition of Whatsapp messenger. It supports 2G (EDGE/GPRS) and WiFi. You can also send photos through the app.

Swipe camera will be also added once updated. It enables users to swipe to access the camera and could then easily share the photo instantly.

Software Update changelog for Asha 501

  • Swipe camera
  • Whatsapp messenger
  • New lock-screen
  • Better Microsoft Office integration
  • Updated Fastlane
  • Improved speed and perfomance
  • Check out official update page

Starmobile Muse is a dual-SIM 5-inch 1080p phablet

Local brand, Starmobile, has launched the SM Muse running on Android Jelly Bean. It’s their flagship phablet with a 5-inch 1080p FHD screen, quad-core CPU, 18MP camera and dual-SIM function. Starmobile promises that Muse will be out by December at an affordable price of P12990.

starmobile muse dual sim price

Other specs include a 1GB RAM and 16GB non-expandable storage. Memory is bit disappointing for others, but it’s part of the cheap price.

Surprisingly, the Starmobile Muse non only sports an 18MP wide-angle back camera, it has also a 8MP front-facing with LED flash. That’s quite a step-up compare to other local brands like Cherry Mobile or O+ (Oplus).

Starmobile Muse specs, price, features

Display: 5-inch Full HD (1920×1080), Dragontrail glass
CPU: 1.5GHz quad-core processor
GPU: Unknown graphics
Memory: 1GB RAM, 16GB storage, no microSD support
Camera: 18MP main, 8MP with LED flash front, HD video
Connectivity: Dual SIM, 3.5G, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS
Battery: 2300mAh
OS: Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Colors: Black, white
Availability: December release
Price: P12990 ($300)

Source: Starmobile

Instagram for Windows Phone 8 now available for download

Official Instagram for Windows Phone 8 is finally available in the market.

Finally, after months of courting Instagram, Nokia and Microsoft has finally caught the heart of this co. to create an official app for the WP ecosystem.

instagram for windows phone 8 lumia

The current app is on BETA phase but every basic of the app works. Anyone on Windows Phone 8 could try out the app.

Unlike 6tag, Instagram for WP8 has still room for updates. So if you didn’t like the official app, you could also try 6tag.

Download Instagram for WP8

Via QR Code

instagram qr code windows phone 8

Via Download link