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Get lucky with discounts on your favorite realme smartphones and TechLife devices, available for as much as 55% OFF on Lazada and Shopee sta...

Double up on savings as realme joins Lazada, Shopee 2.2 sale with discounts up to P8,500 off

Get lucky with discounts on your favorite realme smartphones and TechLife devices, available for as much as 55% OFF on Lazada and Shopee starting February 2!


The month of February truly holds great promise and tremendous luck for all of us as we officially ring in the Chinese New Year. With the Year of the Water Tiger just around the corner, realme, the PH’s no. 1 smartphone brand for three consecutive quarters in 2021 (based on Canalys and IDC sell-in data Q1-Q3 2021) is giving everyone another reason to celebrate as it joins the upcoming 2.2 sale on Lazada and Shopee. 

Starting February 2, 12MN, the realme Squad can get lucky and double up on savings with discounts of up to P8,500 OFF on realme’s best-selling smartphones, audio, wearable, and home products, via the realme Official Store on both e-commerce platforms.  

This campaign is in line with the brand’s vision of making the best tech lifestyle experience within the reach of every Filipino. With sale opportunities and partnerships such as this, realme upholds its commitment of providing quality tech products at affordable prices, coupled with the convenience of online shopping.  

 realme Book available on Lazada at P8,500 OFF 

During the Lazada 2.2 Free Shipping Festival on February 2 to 6, those on the lookout for new gadgets can score massive discounts on realme favorites. 

For young professionals and students looking for a powerful yet affordable laptop, the realme Book will be available at P8,500 OFF for the i3 variant (P29,490), and P7,000 OFF for the i5 variant (P40,990), an impressive deal for a laptop with a 14” 2K Full-Vision Display and  11th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor. 

In terms of smartphones, the MediaTek Helio G85-equipped narzo 50A will be up for grabs at P7,289 (P701 OFF SRP), making it ideal for gaming enthusiasts looking for a capable tech companion. The latest Number Series smartphone, the realme 8i, equipped with 120Hz Ultra Smooth display will also be available at a discounted price of P10,989 (P1,001 OFF SRP).  

Other realme products on sale include the realme Watch 2, which is capable of monitoring heart rate and blood oxygen levels, and supports up to 90 sports modes, as well as the realme Pocket Bluetooth Speaker which supports 6 hours of total playback and has a 3W Dynamic Bass Boost Driver. These will be available for P1,890 (P1,100 OFF SRP), and P540 (P450 OFF SRP), respectively.  

realme Pad, C-Series smartphones on sale on Shopee 

Shopee enthusiasts will surely have a blast during its 2.2 Free Shipping Sale as realme will also host incredible discounts on the platform from February 2 to 3.  

Those planning to invest in reliable bang-for-the-buck smartphones can avail of realme’s best-selling C-Series offerings at more affordable prices. The capable realme C11 2021 with a 5000 mAh massive battery will be on sale for only P4,989 (P301 OFF SRP). Meanwhile, the realme C21-Y which has TÜV Rheinland High Reliability certification will be up for grabs for only P5,989 (P501 OFF SRP). Rounding up the list is the recently launched realme C25Y that comes with a 50MP AI Camera for all-around content creation. It will be available at P501 OFF for both 4GB+64GB variant (P7,489) and 4GB+128GB variant (P8,489).  

Aside from smartphones, realme TechLife products will also be available at amazing deals and discounts. The realme Pad, a portable entertainment powerhouse with a 10-inch high-resolution screen, crystal-clear Dolby Atmos quad speakers, and a 7100mAh mega battery will be available at P2,000 OFF for all three variants: 3GB+32GB (P8,990), 4GB+64GB (P12,990), and 6GB+128GB (P14,990).  

In addition, the sleek and stylish realme Buds Q2 with a 10mm Dynamic Bass Boost Driver will be available at P870 (P420 OFF SRP) while the 24/7 health companion, the realme Band 2, will be on sale at P1,490 (P1,000 OFF SRP).  

Aside from these incredible deals, FREE SHIPPING vouchers will also be offered site-wide for both Lazada and Shopee. What are you waiting for? Double down on savings and get lucky with your tech lifestyle! To know more about the complete line-up of discounts and other deals, be sure to check out the realme Official Store on Lazadaand Shopee, follow realme on Facebook at www.facebook.com/realmePhilippines or visit www.realme.com.ph.  



To help Filipinos have a safe, convenient, and easier commute, GCash, the country’s leading mobile wallet, has added Beep on GLife on the GC...

Skip the lines with Beep QR Code via GCash

To help Filipinos have a safe, convenient, and easier commute, GCash, the country’s leading mobile wallet, has added Beep on GLife on the GCash app, where commuters can now buy single journey QR Codes from their mobile phones and skip the long lines.

“GCash will continue to create innovative solutions to give Filipinos safe, convenient, and efficient digital services, helping them have a better and easier life, especially during these trying times. More than digital financial services, GCash offers various essential lifestyle services via GLife,” said GCash President and CEO Martha Sazon.

Commuters can easily avail of the Beep QR Code with a few clicks on their smartphone anytime, anywhere. Passengers simply need to click on the GLife feature on the GCash app and tap “Explore categories,” then “Transportation,” and select “Beep” as the payment option. From there, just fill out details like your route or destination, and you’re good to go! With GCash and GLife, no need for cash on hand, helping ensure that every Filipino’s journey on the road is safe and seamless!

“Through our partnership with GCash, passengers will now have an efficient and cashless way of paying that will make commuting a more pleasant experience for them. Beep will continue to actively roll out mobile QR acceptance in various transport networks and more partner-operators in the coming months,” said AF Payments Inc. (Beep) Chief Commercial Officer Sharon G. Fong.

Moreover, on GLife on the GCash app, Filipinos can also shop from various grocery stores, restaurants, gadget and beauty brands, and more.

Not yet on GCash? You can download the GCash app for free on the Google Play or App Store.

For more information, visit  https://help.gcash.com/hc/en-us/articles/900003427906-How-do-I-access-GLife-in-GCash-App-

To know more about beep QR payment system, visit: www.beeptopay.com/home/index.html and their Facebook Page.


It’s time to welcome the Lunar New Year and attract all the luck you need for the Year of the Tiger. Giving you the good fortune you’re look...

Bring in the luck for the Year of the Tiger with OPPO’s Lunar New Year Promos

It’s time to welcome the Lunar New Year and attract all the luck you need for the Year of the Tiger. Giving you the good fortune you’re looking for, global smart device brand OPPO is kicking off the new year with back to back promos through Lazada, Shopee and even its Service Centers nationwide.

On February 1, you can get up to 48% off your favorite OPPO gadgets, including bestselling Reno Series and A Series smartphones, OPPO Band B1, Enco X earphones and more, when you buy through the Legit sa Lazmall Sale and Shopee’s CNY Sale. Buyers during this limited period can also avail of free shipping and get Php200 vouchers for a minimum spend of Php9999. Plus, you can take home a free pair of G25 earphones with every purchase of Reno6. 

The luck doesn’t stop there - OPPO is also offering its existing users a special treat at its Service Centers. On January 31 and February 2, customers who visit any OPPO Service Center nationwide can choose from a selection of three lucky angpaos, one for each successful repair. These angpaos contain a free prize to take home, including headsets, chargers and USB cables. 

Double the offers for 2.2

Greeting the lunar new year also comes with more offers and freebies with the 2.2 sale on Lazada and Shopee! Enjoy up to 56% off on participating OPPO gadgets from February 2-6, 2022 - that’s four more days of discounts and giveaways!

Try your new year luck during the first hour of the sale to get a free pair of G25 earphones for every purchase of OPPO smartphones. Shoppers during the whole duration of the sale can also get a free DITO sim card with every mobile phone purchase. 

Shop ‘til you drop on OPPO gadgets and claim store-wide vouchers valued at Php400 and Php200 for a minimum spend of Php14999 and Php999 respectively. Claim your free shipping vouchers of Php55 off on Lazada and Php50 off on Shopee for a minimum spend of Php500. Tune into the OPPO-exclusive livestreams on Lazada and Shopee on February 1 and 2 to get additional Php100 peso vouchers, valid for a minimum spend of Php4999.

Kick off the Year of the Tiger with all the luck on your side with OPPO’s Lunar New Year and 2.2 promos! 

For more information, visit OPPO’s official stores on Lazada and Shopee, and the OPPO Philippines’ Facebook page. 


Redmi Note 11 series once again makes flagship-level specs more accessible, raising industry standard with four all-new devices. Xiaomi toda...

Xiaomi Introduces Redmi Note 11 Series for International Markets

Redmi Note 11 series once again makes flagship-level specs more accessible, raising industry standard with four all-new devices.

Xiaomi today announced Redmi Note 11 series for international markets, pushing forward the legacy of Redmi Note series with four all-new devices: Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro, Redmi Note 11S and Redmi Note 11. Rising to the challenge to bring even stronger specs and features, Redmi Note 11 series again brings powerful upgrades to its camera system, charging speed, display, and SoC—making flagship-level smartphone performance more accessible than before. Also announced today, the brand-new Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 series, starting at PHP 6,999.

Flagship-level camera setup to deliver outstanding photography

Raising up the flagship camera experience, Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro, and Redmi Note 11S once again feature 108MP primary sensors, allowing you to capture and share moments of your life in high resolution and true-to-life details. Utilizing the Samsung HM2 sensor with a large 1/1.52" sensor size, the main camera leverages 9-in-1 pixel binning technology as well as dual native ISO to deliver incredible images with higher dynamic range and colour performance, with excellent results even in dim light. The 8MP ultra-wide angle camera extends your perspective with a 118-degree viewing angle, and the 2MP macro camera captures fine details from up close. Additionally, the 2MP depth camera on Redmi Note 11 Pro, Redmi Note 11S and Redmi Note 11 allows you to create a natural bokeh effect for your portrait shots. The front of Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S feature a 16MP front camera that can capture clear, natural-looking selfies. 

FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay with up to 120Hz refresh rate & trendy flat-edge body

Boasting a high refresh rate up to 120Hz and a touch sampling rate up to 360Hz, Redmi Note 11 series enhances your screen experience with smoother animations and lag-free transitions, while also registering more precise finger touches. With a screen size of 6.67-inch and 6.43-inch, the series is equipped with a FHD+ AMOLED DotDisplay featuring DCI-P3 wide color gamut, provides more vibrant colours and details, while also reaching as much as 1200 nits to ensure the screen’s clarity even in bright daylight.

The beautiful display is packed into a trendy flat-edge body design. Plus, with dual super linear speakers located at the top and bottom of the phone, Redmi Note 11 series offers a complete entertainment experience with immersive stereo sound for gaming or watching videos.

Speedy and powerful performance at all fonts

Raising up its performance, Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G is powered by the advanced octa-core processor Snapdragon® 695. This chipset offers 5G connectivity and superb performance, thanks to the flagship-level 6nm technology and clock speed up to 2.2 GHz . Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S rise to the challenge with advanced octa-core MediaTek Helio G96 processor and up to 8GB of RAM. Redmi Note 11 is equipped with a Snapdragon® 680 processor built using flagship-level 6nm process to deliver superior performance while conserving power. Additionally, all four Redmi Note 11 series devices equip you with a 5,000mAh large-capacity battery. Alongside this exceptional battery capacity is Xiaomi flagship-level 67W turbo charging in Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G and Redmi Note 11 Pro, which take as little as 15 minutes to fill 50% of battery. Redmi Note 11S and Redmi Note 11 feature 33W Pro fast charging, allowing you to charge to100% in around an hour*.

Market availability:

Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11S come in three variants – 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB and 8GB+128GB. Redmi Note 11 comes in three variants – 4GB+64GB, 4GB+128GB and 6GB+128GB. All will be available for purchase via Xiaomi’s official sales channels as early as February 11, 2022 in the Philippines.

Breathe clean, breathe healthy: Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Series

Celebrating over 16 million shipments worldwide, Xiaomi today upgraded its widely-acclaimed Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier Series with three new variants - Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro, 4, and 4 Lite. The brand-new series promises Xiaomi Fans a healthier, cleaner, and reduced-allergen indoor air environment year-round, with options for different home spaces and family needs. 

The top variant, Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro, features a 3-in-1 filtration system that combines electrostatic charge and mechanical filtration technologies to trap 99.97% of air pollutants as small as 0.3 microns. So whether its pet dander, cotton fiber, or other pollutants, Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro will have you covered.

To ensure maximized filtration efficiency, the Pro model newly integrates both PM2.5 and PM10 sensors to precisely detect inhalable particles of different sizes. An ionizer has been added to help capture floating pollutants. Alongside this, Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro offers 500m3/h PCADR and 185m3/h FCADR, meaning it can filter the air of a 40m2 living room entirely every 15 minutes.

On top of powerful filtering performance, Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro also offers a largely enhanced user experience. its sleek design and low-noise running mode at night make sure it blends perfectly into users' modern homes and life. A crystal-clear OLED touch display allows for quick viewing of AQI, temperature, and humidity statistics at a glance, and quick adjustments in just a few taps. Users can also remotely control the device using Xiaomi Home App, effortlessly scheduling purification routines and behaviour, setting up automation with other IoT devices, viewing filter usage status, and more. Voice commands are also supported with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. 

Priced at PHP 11,999 , PHP8,999, PHP 6,999 respectively, Xiaomi Smart Air Purifier 4 Pro, 4, and 4 Lite will be available for purchase at the Lazada Local Flagship Store starting February 11, 2022 in the Philippines.


The New Year is off to a lucky start as the leading global smartphone brand, vivo announces the winners of its “Rush of Luck” digital scratc...

The vivo Rush of Luck grand winners in for home makeovers, roundtrip Boracay tickets, and new vivo phones

The New Year is off to a lucky start as the leading global smartphone brand, vivo announces the winners of its “Rush of Luck” digital scratch-off promo.

The holiday is the season for gift-giving and for showing appreciation to the people important to us. This is why, to its gratitude to its loyal vivo fam, vivo decided to spread the holiday cheer and make some wishes come true with the “Rush of Luck” promo. With over 40,000 prizes plus amazing grand prizes, the digital scratch card promo proved that gift-giving is the reason for the season.

The lucky grand prize winners–chosen via electronic raffle draw–who are welcoming the New Year with new phones, an office makeover, and a new vivo phone are:

Ma. Hudge Ganadillo - 1 vivo V21 5G smartphone worth P21,999

Jade Fajardo - A home office makeover with XTREME appliances worth over P50,000

Lenecy Clarryz - A trip to Boracay for two with AirTrav worth P70,000

Last year, vivo kickstarted a special promo to celebrate the holiday season. From November 19, 2021, to January 16, 2022, customers who purchased select vivo smartphones in-store and on e-commerce platforms were eligible to join the promo for a chance to win awesome prizes.   

The grand prizes included a Php50,000 XTREME home makeover, 2 roundtrip tickets for two to Boracay by Airtrav, and 1 vivo V21 5G phone. Cool vivo merchandise, stereo headsets, and Cha Tuk Chak e-vouchers were also up for grabs for consolation prize winners.  

Thousands of eligible customers rushed to the microsite https://www.vivoph-rushofluck.com to provide their name and contact details, as well as their smartphone’s 15-digit IMEI number (International Mobile Equipment Identity). Once their registration was confirmed, they could claim their digital scratch card.  

To win an instant consolation prize, participants had to get three identical icons on their scratch cards, either horizontally, vertically, or diagonally. Those who got a golden streak of icons sent over screenshots of their winning notification to vivo’s designated email address. 

Those who did not achieve an instant win via the digital scratch card were up for an even more exciting surprise - the coveted grand raffle prizes. Meanwhile, winners can claim their prizes under the following mechanics and conditions: 

The prize is non-transferable and not convertible to cash.

Raffle winners shall be notified through registered e-mail and given mobile number and will be given 30 days from receipt of registered notification to claim the prize. Unclaimed prizes shall be forfeited and disposed of according to the discretion of the sponsor with the concurrence of DTI.

The winner must present the following when claiming the prize:

Valid ID (SSS or GSIS ID, Driver’s license, Postal ID, Voter’s ID, Passport, School ID) with the complete real name, complete address, birthday, gender, photograph and signature.

Should the winner be a minor without a Valid ID, the winner will be required to submit a letter of consent form accompanied by the Valid ID of their legal guardian.

Proof of e-mail notification that the said participant is a winner.

Winners can claim their prizes in Metro Manila or in the assigned vivo Concept Store/Kiosk/Exhibit Branch per area.

Did you feel the rush of luck from vivo’s special promo? Don’t forget to check out your inboxes for notifications from vivo Philippines if you participated in the digital scratch-card game.   

Find out more about vivo Philippines through its social media pages and its global site at www.vivoglobal.ph. You can also check out vivo smartphones at these vivo stores or on Lazada and Shopee.


Globally renowned electronics giant LG, announces call for entries to the Philippines’ LG Ambassador Challenge. The program, initiated globa...

LG Announces Call for Entries for LG Ambassador Challenge

Globally renowned electronics giant LG, announces call for entries to the Philippines’ LG Ambassador Challenge. The program, initiated globally with Korea Friends of Hope International, is a first in the Philippines and a part of LG’s commitment to help the Filipinos through social contribution activities that deliver sustainable growth to local communities. 

The LG Electronics Ambassador Program is an annual social initiative founded in Bangladesh in 2017 which was expanded to other South Asian countries last year. Individuals and organizations are invited to submit ideas and solutions for local issues. The best, realistic, and workable proposals are awarded LG Ambassador status and provided with grants and donations to implement their work even further. 

LG Philippines Managing Director Seungjae Kim shares his excitement about the program “For global companies like LG Electronics which operates in more than 100 locations worldwide, it is crucial that we participate in initiatives to promote mutual growth with local communities and build a company that works with our stakeholders for a better future. This is a trailblazing initiative that looks for innovative programs that can uplift and improve the livelihood of Filipinos. Potential ambassadors are invited to shed light and identify problems, and offer tangible, workable solutions for the betterment of lives.” 

Under an overarching vision that sees various aspects of society working together to achieve a better life for all, the program is open to all groups that strive to solve social problems and alleviate poverty through LG products and technologies. It is a unique opportunity for individuals, groups, and organizations to make a difference. 

The selection process will be based on the necessity, effectiveness, efficiency, specificity, and feasibility of the project. Make a difference and become an LG Ambassador today. 

Competition period is extended until January 31, 2022. 

See mechanics below: 

*Indicate project entry name and location in Subject title.

*All project entries shall include the Entry Form Format:

- Name:

- Designation:

- Organization:

- Telephone number:

- Mobile number:

- Email address:

- Program location:

- Project description:

- Why should LG finance your project:

- Budget (Detailed 100-day implementation plan required, including unit price, quantity and timeline):

*For supporting documents, Pit all photo and photo captions into a single Word file and landscape orientation for video attachment/s

*Submit the digital format entry In not more than 20MB to email address: mktg-ph@lge.com