Samsung powers the Philippine gaming community as the official tech partner of the ninth season of the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines (MPL-PH), which culminated with the Grand Finals last May 1, 2022.
RSG overtook Smart Omega in a breathtaking 4-1 victory in a best-of-seven finals. RSG’s Aqua led the team to the championship with six kills, seven assists, and zero deaths in the final match.
Both RSG PH and Smart Omega will represent the Philippines in the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Southeast Asia Cup (MSC) in June.
RSG PH team members include Jonard Cedrix “Demonkite” Caranto, Dylan Aaron “Light” Catipon, Eman “Emann” Sangco, Nathanael “Nathz” Estrologo, Arvie “Aqua” Antonio, Earvin John “Heath” Esperanza, Clarense Jay “Kousei” Camilo, Kenneth Jiane “Kenji” Villa, Dexter “Exort” Martinez, and Elyson Edouard “Wrecker” Caranza. Changrok “Panda” Im and Karl Luigi “Giee” Tercenio Barrientos are the team’s coach.
Smart Omega, on the other hand, consists of Patrick James “E2MAX” Caidic, Kiel VJ “Kielvj” Cruzem, Renz Errol “Renzio” Salonga Cadua, Joshua “Ch4knu” Mangilog, Grant Duane “Kelra” Pillas, Billy Jazha “Z4pnu” Alfonso, Romiere “Allidap” Padilla, Dean Christian “Raizen” Sumagui, Jhonville “Outplayed!” Borres Villar, and Cesar Jefferson “Amethyst” Santos. Jomie “Pakbet” Abalos is the team’s coach.
From eight teams, six participated in the playoffs which ran from April 28 to May 1, 2022. This season saw RSG, TNC Pro Team, ECHO, Nexplay EVOS, ONIC, and Smart Omega battle it out for the grand finals and the opportunity to compete against the best from the region.
Powered by Galaxy
MPL PH fans who want to experience the next level of mobile gaming can check out Samsung’s new Galaxy A Series, a line of smartphones packed with flagship-like features perfect for every Mobile Legends: Bang Bang gamer who needs an awesome phone for a legendary tournament.
The Galaxy A73, A53 and A33 5G come with HyperFast 5G connectivity to enhance gaming with next-level speed. This is strengthened by Game Booster, which tracks playing patterns to optimize battery life, temperature, and memory while blocking background activities and notifications so the focus is on winning.
The Galaxy A73 5G is furnished with the Snapdragon 778G 5G processor, while the Galaxy A53 and A33 5G comes with the Exynos 1280. They promise a pro-gaming experience for virtually zero lags.
Both screens offer an immersive playing experience that brings players right into the game. The Galaxy A73 5G has the 6.7” Full HD+ Super AMOLED Plus Infinity-O Display, while the Galaxy A53 5G comes with a 6.5” Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display. They come with up to 120HZ refresh rate so there’s less glitches and more speed.
The all-new Galaxy A73, A53 and A33 5G is now available at Samsung.com, Samsung Experience Stores and Authorized Stores, Lazada, Shopee, Abenson.com and MemoXpress Online.
Enjoy flexible payment terms with participating credit cards for as low as PHP 1,665.83/mo at 0% interest for 12 months for the Galaxy A33 5G, and PHP 1,166.25/mo for 24 months for the Galaxy A73 5G.
Pay via Home Credit and get the Galaxy A33 5G for only PHP 882.00/mo and the Galaxy A73 5G for only PHP 1,202.00/mo at 0% interest for 18 months.
The new Galaxy A73 5G comes in Awesome Gray, Awesome White, and Awesome Mint, and is now available at the following prices:
- Galaxy A73 5G (8+256GB) – PHP 29, 990 SRP
- Galaxy A73 5G (8+128GB) – PHP 27,990 SRP
- Galaxy A73 5G (6+128GB) – PHP 26,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
Meanwhile, the new Galaxy A53 5G is priced at:
- Galaxy A53 5G (8+256GB) – PHP 25,490 SRP
- Galaxy A53 5G (8+128GB) – PHP 23,490 SRP
- Galaxy A53 5G (6+128GB) – PHP 22,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
Gamers who want a gaming phone at an affordable price can check the Galaxy A33 5G which is also available at the following price points:
- Galaxy A33 5G (8+256GB) – PHP 21, 990 SRP
- Galaxy A33 5G (8+128GB) – PHP 19,990 SRP
- Galaxy A33 5G (6+128GB) – PHP 18,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
- Galaxy A33 5G (8+128GB) in Awesome White – PHP 19,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
- Galaxy A33 5G (8+256GB) in Awesome White – PHP 21,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
Both the Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G will come in Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Blue, and Awesome Peach variants.
For more updates, follow Samsung Philippines and MPL-PH on their official channels:
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang – Professional League Philippines (MPL-PH)
Facebook community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/552408582749930
Safe Samsung Shopping
Health and safety protocols are strictly followed in Samsung Experience Stores to keep consumers and employees safe. Adhering to the guidelines set by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Samsung has implemented the mandatory use of face masks, and performs frequent sanitation in all stores.
Samsung Experience Stores also has unique QR health declaration codes to promote a safe and contactless contact tracing process. Product demonstrations are done side-by-side instead of face-to-face while keeping the required safe distance of one (1) meter to make sure everyone is socially distanced.
To know more about the new Galaxy A Series devices, visit samsung.com/ph.