MANILA – Here are some of the latest news and updates from the tech world.
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MKU JOINS ASIAN DEFENSE & SECURITY EXHIBITION
Global defense and homeland security company MKU joins Asian Defense and Security (ADAS) 2022 and pledges to support the modernization initiatives of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).
As a regular ADAS exhibitor, MKU is looking to showcase its smart solutions such as body armor system and night vision devices at this year’s event.
The exhibition and conference will be held from April 27 to 29 at the World Trade Center in Manila.
MKU is a manufacturer of ballistic protection solutions such as body armor, combat helmets, ballistic shields and soldier optronic solutions such as thermal imaging and night vision devices.
Over the past three years, it has delivered over 11,000 body armor, 16,000 helmets, and over 600 night vision devices to the Philippine Army, Philippine International Trading Corporation, and Philippine National Police.
THE RED MAGIC OF NUBIA 7
Nubia is set to launch its latest gaming smartphone, RedMagic 7, at Kimstore on April 29.
Powered by 2022 Flagship Chip Snapdragon 8 Gen 1ratio display and 65W GaN Magic Charger with air-cooled fast charging capability, RedMagic 7 is designed to be a gaming device before being a smartphone.
Red Core 1, its built-in independent gaming chip, improves its haptic feedback as well as audio and RGB lighting enhancements.
Running on RedMagic OS5.0, the sweatproof RedMagic 7 has features like plug-ins and shortcuts, allowing users to magnify portions of the screen and record winning moment clips during a match.
It has a reaction time of 7.4ms, a touch sample rate of 720Hz, and a touch rate of 500Hz for shoulder triggers, detecting commands and real-time in-game execution when playing FPS games like Fortnite, Call of Duty Mobile and Genshin Impact. .
RedMagic 7 will first be available from Kimstore, its official distributor in the country, with Nubia RedMagic Philippines’ Shopee Mall and LazMall accounts.
RAZER LEVIATHAN V2 PC SOUNDBAR
Razer has launched the Leviathan V2 PC Soundbar, which promises to deliver audio clarity for a detailed and immersive listening experience straight from the desktop.
Armed with 2 full-range speakers, 2 passive radiators, 2 tweeters and a down-firing subwoofer, the Razer Leviathan V2 is designed to deliver full range and high fidelity sound.
It’s powered by THX Spatial and RGB Chroma, and is available from Razer’s website, in stores, and from authorized resellers for P15,790.
REALME’S COLLABORATION WITH FREE FIRE
Smartphone brand Realme has launched the limited edition Realme 9 Pro+, in collaboration with Free Fire, in the Philippines.
The product offers the flagship features of the Realme 9 Pro+, as well as customizations inspired by the Battle Royale mobile game. In terms of product design, the rear panel of the device has been customized to include details reminiscent of Free Fire branding elements.
Each also comes with custom packaging that folds out into a map of the Free Fire universe. Players can also expect other freebies such as stickers, a Free Fire Magic Cube reward card, and a SIM card eject pin in the form of the FF knife.
Realme 9 Pro + Free Fire Limited Edition (8GB + 128GB) is available at SRP P20,990. More details are available on Realme’s website and social media pages.
SMART ASSEMBLIES PH GAMERS FOR GIGA ARENA VIDEO
Mobile service provider Smart Communications, Inc. brought together local gaming celebrities for a video for Giga Arena, the first all-in-one esports platform for Filipino mobile gamers.
The minute-long video features Alodia Gosiegfiao, Dexie Diaz, Christine Samson, and Nix Gaming, who are some of the hottest Filipino streamers today.
Filipino gamers and esports enthusiasts who want to test their skills can join the Giga Arena for daily, weekly and monthly tournaments, featuring games such as Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, League of Legends: Wild Rift, PUBG Mobile and Call of Duty Mobile.
They can register on the Giga Arena site and create an account with their Smart or TNT mobile number. To join ongoing tournaments, users must use Giga Arena tickets, which they can earn and accumulate each time they sign up for Giga Games data packs on the GigaLife app.
SM PARTNERS WITH MPL-PH FOR SEASON 9 PLAYOFFS
SM Supermalls has joined the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines as one of its esports partners to bring fans an immersive viewing experience at select SM theaters across the country.
The retail giant will air the Season 9 playoffs at its SM theaters from April 28 until the finale on May 1. Tickets are priced at P170 per day including free popcorn and MLBB goodies.
Participating theaters include SM City San Lazaro, SM City Manila, SM City Sta. Mesa, SM City Taytay, SM City Masinag, SM City BF Parañaque, SM City Sucat and SM City Bicutan.