Archive for October 10, 2010

HP has unveiled new consumer notebook PCs that fuse advanced technologies with stylish designs to deliver a superior computing and unsurpassed consumer experience.

– The ideal companion PC for the mobile consumer, HP Mini 210 provides all-day computing in an ultra-portable and stylish package with a wide choice of four eye-catching and trendy colors.

– Designed with style and portability in mind, the HP G Series offers a compelling combination of performance, looks and value for consumers’ everyday use.

“With these new technology and design enhancements, we offer customers a better computing and entertainment experience,” said Albert Mateo, Country General Manager, Personal Systems Group, HP Philippines. “These new HP notebooks and accessories deliver breakthrough technology, power and advanced styling to satisfy the most discerning user.”


Microsoft revealed that enterprises are beginning to adopt cloud services and that the IT industry is already transitioning to the cloud.

“Cloud computing has the potential to accelerate the country’s transition to an innovation-based economy with sustainable job growth, and higher wages and standards of living, as well as enable both public and private sectors to become globally competitive,” said Tovia Va’aelua, Business Group Lead for Server and Tools, Microsoft Philippines.

Sony Philippines unveiled two new cameras, the 55 (SLT-A55V) and 33 (SLT-A33), which adopt Sony’s newly-developed Translucent Mirror Technology, achieving the highest-level performance for both still image and movie recording.

Revolutionary Translucent Mirror Technology
The 55 and 33 are the world’s first interchangeable lens digital cameras to incorporate Translucent Mirror Technology, which enables new features that were previously difficult to achieve with traditional DSLR cameras.

LG Electronics (LG) launched LG Optimus One and LG Optimus Chic, two smartphones from the company’s Optimus series of smart devices. Powered by Android 2.2 (Froyo) and optimized for Google Mobile Services, the handsets will deliver the ultimate smartphone experience while offering easier accessibility for the growing number of consumers looking to purchase their first smartphone.

LG Optimus One and LG Optimus Chic are among the earliest smartphones to launch with Android 2.2, Froyo, the latest version of the Android platform, which allows for two to three times faster and smoother internet browsing, web-page loading, application pop-ups and multi-tasking.

Canon Marketing Philippines, Inc. (CMPI) marked an early start to the holidays with the launch of seven top-of-the-line imaging devices. True to form, the new products were unveiled in a grand, glacial expo at the EDSA Shangri-La Manila.

Spearheading the launch is the Canon EOS 60D, a mid-range DSLR for the light-advanced amateurs. The EOS 60D boasts of features usually found in pro-level EOS DSLR cameras.