At the time of writing of this opening note, the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona was already done. Signifying the unrelenting parade of innovation, MWC marks the beginning of a new cycle of new smartphones and other mobile devices in the months to come. Likewise, while everyone’s waiting for these upcoming products, the stream of incoming ones for us to write about never stops here at HWM Philippines.
Last month, HWM went to the Samsung Southeast Asia & Oceania Forum in Rome, Italy to witness the regional unveiling of new home appliances from the Korean giant, some of which were initially revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Check out our dedicated feature to learn more about these products. Multitaskers, PC enthusiasts, and gamers are treated to back-to-back Shootout articles of a fine selection of ultraportable notebooks and Intel Z370 motherboards out there.
Going beyond the Shootout section, we also have individual reviews of some of the current mobile, computing, and gaming products available in the market today, such as the AMD Ryzen 3 1200, ASUS ROG GX501 Zephyrus, Fitbit Ionic, OPPO A83, and Seagate BarraCuda 2TB, just to name a few. Do not forget to visit our Gear section to find out some of the latest video-creating devices and accessories that you must have, just in case you are eyeing vlogging as your new passion or profession for 2018.
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We wish everyone another empowering reading experience with this issue of HWM Philippines!
Lionell Go Macahilig / Group Editor
Building on the learnings that he earned from the academe and his almost three-year professional experience in the outsourcing industry, Lionell joined HardwareZone Philippines in 2007. In his free time, he runs his PC shop and reads various articles online. He also likes cats and jogging.