P5,499 MyPhone Rio 2 Launched


MyPhone has launched its Rio 2 Series, fresh from the success of the line up last year. The banner phone of the series is the 5-inch MyPhone Rio 2 priced at P5,499.

    MyPhone Rio 2 Specs

    5-inch IPS HD Display (Gorilla Glass 3)
    1.3GHz Quad-Core | 1GB RAM
    8GB Internal Storage, up to 64GB via microSD
    8MP Rear Camera (Sony Sensor + Blue Glass)
    5MP Front Camera | Dual SIM
    2,800mAh Battery | Android 5.0 Lollipop
    Comes with Free Globe SIM with Free 1 year Internet Connection
    SRP P5,499.00


    Devon Seron, Brand Ambassador for MyPhone, holds up the MyPhone Rio 2.

    The MyPhone Rio 2

    • has improved cameras. The 8MP Sony IMX179 sensor back camera and a 5-megapixel front camera means no missed out precious and fun moments. The rear cam also has an improved aperture of F2.2 that lets in more light.
    • comes with colorful back covers. Whether you want to have a cool blue look, rock a black attire, look forward to a bright yellow day, be bold in red or simply be elegant in white, RIO 2 can always be an accessory.
    • is packed with the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, giving you more compatible applications to download – more games, more photo editing apps, and more lifestyle-based applications.
    • promises lag-free performance with its updated system – the 1.3 GHz Quad-core processor and a 1 GB RAM lets you enjoy watching movies, playing games, and using other apps, lag-free.
    • comes with a free Globe SIM. For one year, you can enjoy Free 100 MB data every month. And if a hundred MB is not enough, top it up with 200 MB more for only P99.

    Launched along with the MyPhone Rio 2 is the MyPhone Rio 2 Lite. Stay tuned for our unboxing and review of the MyPhone Rio 2.

    See also:

    MyPhone Rio 2 Lite Priced at P4,599


    Irwin Allen Rivera loves his wife's cooking so much he's now twice the man he used to be. His English essay won a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for Literature in 2012. His philosophical-horror story appeared in Philippine Speculative Fiction 8 (2013). He was managing editor and lead writer of Sites and Symbols 2 (2005), a coffee-table book about buildings in UP Diliman - his alma mater (BA Philosophy; MA Creative Writing continuing). He worked at the UP Diliman Information Office before shifting to web content writing. His sudden fiction, "Notwithstanding Pigs," initially a Friendster testimonial, appeared in Philippines Graphic (2006) and in Very Short Stories for Harried Readers (2007). He used to write for www.technoodling.net.