Authentic universal fit monitors or headphones don’t come in cheap. Such headphones offer outstanding sound clarity with the ability to suppress noise through its driver and buds, thus the hefty price. While some would cost you more than 7,000 bucks, you will probably won’t budge to know that Westone UM1 only costs less than PhP4,000.

Westone UM1

Check out the video below to see the retail packaging and content of Westone UM1.

[youtube width=”560″ height=”315″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65zymDCvQCk[/youtube]

The package contains premium comfort tips, travel pouch and cleaning tool.

The travel pouch is very handy if you wish to carry the earphones with you without losing the comfort tips. Unfortunately, you can’t bring all the comfort tips with you as the inside pocket of the travel pouch isn’t big enough.

Westone UM1

The UM1 has the following specifications:

  • Sensitivity: 114dB @ 1mW
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz -16 kHz
  • Impedance: 25 ohms @ 1kHz
  • Driver: Balanced armature, full-range
  • Cable: Westone EPIC G2 cable

The UM1 isn’t your typical earphones as it’s assembled with an ultra-accurate driver, which enables it to deliver dynamic sound reproduction. With this technology, you are assured that the fidelity of your music will not be compromised. The tips provide a lot of comfort to the ears, making it appear as if there is nothing placed in ear. Though it took me a bit of time to master putting on the tip, as advertised, Westone True-Fit technology truly perfectly helps the buds conform to the shape of my ears.

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Westone UM1

One of the best things I’ve experienced with this earphones is the clarity of sound it produces. If you want to preserve the quality – in every bit of detail – of your music, the UM1 can easily capture and give off clear and precise sound. While testing the product, it’s also apparent that it gives off a warm sound, which I believe is highly suitable for those who listen to acoustic, jazz and pop music.

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Westone UM1 is available in orange, pink, red, teal, green, clear and smoke for only PhP3,950. It’s available at Beyond the Box, Digital Walker and Digital Hub.

 

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Giancarlo Viterbo is a Filipino Technology Journalist, blogger and Editor of GadgetPilipinas.net, He is also a Geek, Dad and a Husband. He knows a lot about washing the dishes, doing some errands and following instructions from his boss on his day job. Follow him on twitter: @gianviterbo and @gadgetpilipinas.

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Tokyo Game Show Special Coverage

Tokyo Game Show 2018

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Witness this year’s biggest gaming convention in Asia, the Tokyo Game Show 2018. This September 19, our team will fly to Tokyo, Japan, to be part to TGS 2018. Special thanks to our brand partners Huawei Mobile, PLDT Home, Smart Communications and Cherry Mobile for making this coverage possible.

Without questions, Cherry Mobile Flare S7 Plus is the best camera smartphone the Cherry Mobile has to date. We haven’t seen other Cherry Mobile phones that are capable of taking photos with impressive quality than the one we brought to Japan to cover Tokyo Game Show 2018.

If you have been following our Instagram posts (@gadgetpilipinas) during our coverage of the TGS 2018, our daily driver was the Cherry Mobile Flare S7 Plus.  So, feast your eyes and take a look at some of our photos:

For high-resolution photos, go  to this link: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1HwHBWNh2WYceTywxiNBhxNKbZuGyz988?usp=sharing

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This selfie was taken the night before we left for Tokyo.
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Jam can smile while sleeping. I took this photo inside Skyliner going to Nippori Station from Narita Airport.
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Our Tokyo trip isn’t always complete without grabbing a lunch at Matsuya.
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Night time is coming, and bedtime is near; oh, where is our AirBnB, I thought it is just right here!
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After looking for a 100-Yen store to buy Allan’s towel (since our AirBnB didn’t have any towels available), we took a break at this vending machine to reward ourselves a cold drink.
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Taken near Bic Camera at Akihabara using Cherry Mobile Flare S7 Plus.
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We gotta have this here in the Philippines! Oh, I noticed that Flare S7 Plus fails to put a watermark when using Bokeh effect.
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A food shot with our Cherry Roam.

We’ve got to hold our horses so we don’t spoil too much of our TGS experience with photos. Watch out for our first impressions and review of Cherry Mobile Flare S7 Plus!

Oh, and while you’re at it – be sure to check out our full coverage of Tokyo Game Show 2018 on this link.

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If the line on the demo is any indication, Biohazard RE: 2 is one of the most popular games in TGS 2018. It’s one of those games that, regardless of the time of day, the queue to the booth just won’t go shorter than 60 minutes. We decided to hold off trying our luck on the demo, maybe tomorrow’s line would be shorter.

Demo or no demo, it’s still worth mentioning that the game, even in pictures is just a sight to behold. CAPCOM gave us access to screenshots of the game, and my goodness, what a fresh  coat of paint the game has over the 1998 Playstation and Nintendo 64 classic.

Check them out and drool.
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Our Tokyo Game Show 2018 Coverage is brought to you by our brand partners: Huawei Mobile Philippines, PLDT Home Fibr, Smart and Cherry Mobile. Access our coverage here.

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