December 24, 2013 | Posted by: Moneymax | Gadget Protect
December 24, 2013
New Year is fast approaching and you might be thinking of updating your tech gear as you say goodbye to 2013 and say hello to 2014. Some of the biggest broadband plan providers in the Philippines are offering mobile plans bundled with some of the coolest gadgets available. With these new devices, take pics and videos of the fireworks and keep in touch with friends and relatives with your fast broadband connection.
Let’s look at some of these gadgets that you can get for yourself or your loved ones from Sun, Globe, and Smart.
Sun Broadband is offering the Samsung ATIV Book 2 bundled with a modem on their plan 999 that comes with 35 hours of Internet access. There’s a cash out of P2,000 for the Samsung ATIV and the plan has a holding period of 30 months. This Samsung laptop has a 14-inch LED screen and has a 2.5 Ghz Intel Core i3 Processor backed with a 2GB RAM. It’s got WiFi and HDMI Port and Bluetooth and also has a built-in DVD drive. Hook it up to your TV with the HDMI port so you could play videos direct to the TV.
The Sony Xperia Z smartphone has a 1.5 Ghz quad-core processor by Qualcomm Snapdragon. The phone features a 5” full HD display and is also dust and water resistant – so no need to worry about the phone if you spill a drink on it as you celebrate the New Year. The phone is available for free from Smart under Plan 1500. The plan comes with 120 SMS, 60 minutes of calls, and 1.5 GB of Mobile Internet. The phone is also available with a prepaid SIM from Smart for a one-time phone payment of P30,000. You could also get the phone under Smart’s plan 500 for a one-time phone payment of P24,500.
BlackBerry’s Z10 LTE has a 16 GB internal memory storage but you can expand its memory with a MicroSD memory card. The BlackBerry Z10 also comes with a 4.2” display that has a 1280 x 768 resolution and 356 PPI – great for watching the videos of the fireworks or all of your friends and family who are enjoying the New Year feast. It also comes with an 8 megapixel camera and can take 1080p HD videos so you can take videos in full HD. A dual core 1.5GHz processor powers the phone and the processor is coupled with a 2GB RAM. It also features a Micro HDMI port so you can hook it up to your HDTV or projector. The phone is available on Globe’s Plan 999 with a cash out of P12,000.
The Nokia Lumia 625 features a 4.7” scratch-resistant screen and 4G connectivity. It’s got a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1.2 GHz dual core processor and has a 5 MP camera coupled with an LED flash. The phone is available under Globe’s plan 999 with a cash out of P400 and it comes with a 24-month contract. Even if you talk to your cousin in the States for a whole day, the Nokia Lumia 625 has got you covered as it has a maximum talk time of 23.9 hours.
Sun Broadband is offering the Coby Kyros 8065 Tablet bundled with a pocket WiFi for free under its plan 450. It comes with 35 hours and has a holding period of 30 months. The Coby Kyros 8065 tablet has an 8” multi-touchscreen LCD. The tablet is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and a 1 GB RAM. The free WiFi can connect up to 5 WiFi devices at a time so you can share your WiFi connection – great for when you have your barkada at home and they want to share your Internet connection.
As New Year quickly approaches, you might be thinking of upgrading your tech device by getting a plan from some of the best broadband providers in the Philippines. Capture the fireworks with your new smartphone or tablet and quickly share it with all of your friends on Facebook. Catch videos of the fireworks and upload it quickly to YouTube. With a fast broadband connection, you could even go on Skype and call your loved-ones abroad and watch the fireworks with them. Download one of the many free call apps available like Kakao Talk and Line on your new smartphone so you could talk for hours on end especially if you get a phone with an unli-data plan.
You could also check out our previous feature about the different iPhone plans available from Globe and Smart if you’re thinking of getting the new iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C. Also check out our feature about the different features of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the iPhone 5S. If your New Year’s resolution is to save money, we’re here to help! Look for a credit card with the lowest interest rate in the Philippines with MoneyMax. We could also help you look for a personal loan with the lowest interest rate in the Philippines. Or, if you want to earn more money, we could also help you find a deposit account that earns the most interest!
From all of us here at MoneyMax, have a great New Year!