It’s finally here. Vivo’s newest mid-ranger that is. The new Vivo V11 is in many ways, inspired X21’s capabilities, such as a more powerful processor, AI-assisted optics, packed into a premium housing that exhibits elegance and style.

v11 9 - Vivo V11 Launches in PHThe V11’s rear panel utilizes color fusion, which combines a glittery section with a sleek glossy finish to create a harmonious look that’s perhaps one of the most eye-candy we’ve seen from the brand.

v11 10 - Vivo V11 Launches in PHThe 6.41-inch Halo FullView display also utilizes a smaller notch, improving the phone’s screen-to-body ratio.

v11 3 - Vivo V11 Launches in PHUnder the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, along with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage with microSD card support. It runs on Vivo’s Funtouch OS 4.5 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo and packs a 3,400mAh battery capable of dual engine fast charging. Unlike many of Vivo’s previous devices, the V11 does not have a dedicated Hi-Fi chip for improving the sound quality.

v11 7 - Vivo V11 Launches in PHFor optics, the Vivo V11 boasts dual rear cameras with AI Scene Recognition other features such as Slow Motion video, while the 25MP front camera has AI-Selfie Lighting, AI Face Beauty and AR Stickers.

v11 11 - Vivo V11 Launches in PHLike the X21, it also boasts an in-display fingerprint scanner and Face ID access.

The Vivo V11 will retail for PhP19,999 and is now available for Pre-Order in Lazada, Shopee, and Argomall. Those who pre-order will also receive a free Bluetooth Headset, Speaker, Powerbank, and Selfie Stick.

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Specifications
ProcessorSnapdragon 660 (Octa-Core)
RAM6GB
Storage64GB (Expandable)
Display6.41" FHD+ Halo FullView Display
Rear Camera12MP (f/1.8) + 5MP (f/2.4)
Front Camera25MP (f/2.0)
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo + Funtouch OS 4.5
Battery3,400mAh
Other FeaturesIn-Display Fingerprint Scanning
Dual Engine Fast Charging (9V 2A)
AI Scene Recognition
AI Face Beauty
Slow Motion Video Recording
AR Stickers
AI Selfie Lighting
AI Face Shaping

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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.

The Gadget Pilipinas Team was given access to a press briefing with Hidetaka Miyazaki, Director from From Software and a bit of hands-on gameplay. Here’s our take on the hands-on gameplay and the insights from the press interview. We also  figured a listicle is in order to rundown why this game will match the hype surrounding it.

Here’s our Top 5 reasons why “Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice” is to die for.

1) The game is Tenchu-inspired

sk8lqukaqalhq2mrzkqd 770x433 - Top 5 reasons "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is to die forIf you’ve played any of the Tenchu games in previous game consoles, you know that the use of the grappling hook to set-up a one-slash-stealth kills from above is a hallmark of the series. Zipping to rooftops and treetops will be the go-to move in this game to get rid of sentries. And yes, those ever-so glorious decapitations and dismemberments with the stealth kill are present.

2) Casual or hardcore can play

sn1rmqcvrwomyuttaoyq 770x433 - Top 5 reasons "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is to die forFrom Software is notorious for challenging games and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is no exception. However, Hidetaka Miyazaki, Director of From Software, revealed that he himself is a casual gamer and has made it clear that the game should be accessible to beginners and experienced players alike.

3) Upgradeable prosthetic arm

jjn6e6ivua5u142iukql 770x433 - Top 5 reasons "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is to die forThat prosthetic arm that Sekiro has isn’t just for looks. It can launch a grappling hook and is upgradeable too. No details were revealed but its good to know that a skill-tree based system is in place. Think Horizon Zero Dawn or Spiderman on the way skill and gadgets are upgraded. Tech upgrades set in feudal Japan? What’s not to like?

4) Play the style that suits you

jo1pi5md3myj0pxynz9p 770x433 - Top 5 reasons "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is to die forStealth like Tenchu or head-on like Dark Souls? It’s up to you. What’s clear is that you can’t use stealth for the whole campaign since the game wasn’t designed that way. Stealth can be used to thin enemy numbers and to preserve your health before confronting the big boss. The mix of stealth and hack and slash is always a good mix to change-up the pace and should suit any gameplay style.

5) Single-player only campaign can last 20 to 30 hours 

ocxemodvr6oa72argpyo 770x433 - Top 5 reasons "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is to die forThat’s the length of the campaign as per Miyazaki. The game is focused-solely on the single-player experience. No more wayward players who can just jump-in and help or derail your campaign. From Software also focused on the story-telling. Given that no resources were spent in developing the multiplayer aspect, expect the campaign to take it up a notch.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice will be released on March 22, 2019 on PC, Xbox One and the Playstation 4.

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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Heads-up, Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) players. The PES game you’re playing on your phone is going to get a major upgrade.

For starters, the visuals will get a major overhaul and will be using Unreal Engine 4 – the same graphics engine used in triple A games for consoles and PCs. With the use of Unreal Engine 4, PES will be inching closer to how it looks versus its console port. It

Next, over 3,000 new animations, improved player AI with every playstyle accounted for, and realistic ball movements has been optimized for fans to enjoy the ultimate soccer game.

And lastly, 10 new league licenses from Europe, South America and Asia have been added, including Japan’s J. League.

The best part? Despite these updates,  Winning Eleven 2019 is still free-to-play (with in-game purchases).

PES 2019 promises to give a life-like behavior of the beautiful game and should take competitive mobile sports gaming to new heights.

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More about the game and new features, here.

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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