News: Mobile Phones
Monday, 11 Aug 2014
Finnish security firm F-Secure has published a blog detailing how a brand new Xiaomi RedMi 1S smartphone silently uploaded a users' phone number, the network being used, the phone's IMEI number, as well as the phone's entire list of contacts to a Xiaomi server.
Microsoft just unveiled the world's most affordable phone, the Nokia 130. Priced at just €19, the Nokia 130 has a 1.8-inch color display, a 1,020mAh battery, a microSD memory card slot and runs on Series 30+ mobile platform.
Losing your phone can be a nightmare, but if it's an Android phone, you might be able to recover it with Android Device Manager.
Microsoft is giving free phones for employees at its Nokia unit in Beijing if they apply for the company's volunteer resignation package. Can you guess which phone model? Hit the link to find out more.
Friday, 8 Aug 2014
Sony's press invite for IFA 2014 has been leaked on the Internet, which hints that the company is planning to unveil several new products including smartphones and lens cameras.
Thursday, 7 Aug 2014
LG may be planning to take on Samsung and its range of Galaxy Note phablets with its upcoming G3 Stylus, which was leaked in an official promotional video for the G3 Beat.
Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014
Xiaomi Singapore just informed HardwareZone that the Redmi Note 4G will be available at the end of the year.
Xiaomi just unveiled the 4G variant of the Redmi Note. Besides the change of processor to Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, the Redmi Note 4G is lighter by 10g and loses the dual-SIM support.
Chinese site CNMO published a report stating that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will sport a smaller 5.5-inch Quad-HD Super AMOLED display. Read to find out more about its alleged specs.
Two different research reports revealed that Samsung lost its title as the top phone vendor in China and India last quarter. Apparently, the world's largest phone company was dethroned by two relatively young phone brands. Hit the link to find out more.