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ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces the ROG Strix Helios

MANILA, Philippines, April 12, 2019 — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced ROG Strix Helios, the first gaming PC case from ROG. Strix Helios is a premium mid-tower chassis with superior aesthetics, a comprehensive cable-management system and offers ample room for water-cooling setups. Designed from the ground up to accommodate ROG components, Strix Helios […]

Chassis PC Hardware

Build Review | Tecware M3: Third Time’s the Charm

“The third installment of a case that doesn’t get much love – well it does get some attention but not that much as the other controversial tecware cases.” The M3 comes from a line of M-ATX cases that started with the M1, then the M2 and now the M3. The M1 is a case that […]

Gaming Gaming Events

SEDNA RAINBOW SIX SIEGE PRO-AM1 TOURNAMENT

Last January, SEDNA Esports organized an event titled “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege PRO-AM1 Lan Tournament”. Sixteen (16) Teams with Eighty (80) players battle their way to the top winning the grand prize of Twenty Thousand Pesos (20,000). The event took place at the Katipunan branch of the Buzz Premium Internet Café. If you are […]

Gadget Reviews

GADGETS | Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite

This is an article first published on the pages of The Manila Times written by the same author, reposted with permission Looking at its design, the newly released Mi 8 Lite conforms to most smartphones nowadays: glass body and aluminum frame. It is also available is different eye-candy colors. At the back of the phone […]

Gadget Reviews

HP Envy x360 13 review | Our first look at the Ryzen powered laptops

Last year, AMD launched their Ryzen APUs for notebooks and it’s basically the laptop version of their Raven Ridge APUs, a combination of both a Ryzen processor and Vega GPU built into a single chip. The AMD system that we have right now is the HP Envy x360 which equipped with an AMD Ryzen 2500U […]

Gadget Reviews

GADGETS | Realme 2

Oppo is bringing to the market one of the mobile phones from their sub brands, the Realme 2. Designed for the competitive entry-level market, the Realme 2has a pretty decent hardware configuration compared to other entry level phones: Qualcomm Snapdragorn 450 and 3GB of RAM. 6.5” 720p display that has a 19:9 aspect ratio, dual […]

Bootleg Builds PC Hardware

Bootleg Builds | Project Geneva: A Beefy Budget Build

“Limited budget, little compromise, excellent upgradability – Meet Project Geneva; The child of price picking, parts research, and correct risk management.” RAM on free-fall prices, GPU cards dropping prices, and accessibility to even cheaper alternatives have given us an opportunity to release another budget build – but this isn’t just a regular budget build, but […]

Bootleg Builds PC Hardware

Bootleg Builds | Project Erphine and Araphyria: Fraternal Twin Build

“Project Erphine and Araphyria is based on the principle of fluidity of performance to the chassis of a unit – We built both to have all the major parts in both builds but different chassis.” We’ve all grown accustomed to the usual image of a PC – being a tower but just varying ever so […]

Bootleg Builds PC Hardware

BOOTLEG BUILDS | Project Malice and Lorraine: Miami Twin Build

“Malice and Lorraine stems from the bright skies to the thriving nightlife of Miami and all its beauty and glory – truly the last stop for bright lights as this is where neon comes to die.” We’re kicking things up by not just building a PC rig – rather, we’re building a whole setup. For […]

Bootleg Builds PC Hardware

BOOTLEG BUILDS | Project Delilah: The 35k Coffeelake Build

“Delilah is built from the ground up with patience, planning, revisions, and a whole lot of caffeine.” The rise of the 8th Generation Intel processors codenamed “Coffeelake” had everyone curious about these new series of processors because it’s a huge leap from the Kabylake and Skylake processors in terms of performance and core-count: with the 8th […]