News: Mobile Phones
Monday, 7 Jul 2014
ASUS today announced the launch of its official online store in Singapore. To mark this milestone, the ASUS Online Store in Singapore will sell the ZenFone 5 series at a promotional price. In addition, the red model will be available first online.
HTC Singapore today announced the availability of the Desire 616 Dual SIM (4GB). Available in dark gray and pearl white, the Desire 616 can be purchased from mobile operators and major retailers.
Been at an airport recently and saw a lot of people crowding around power outlets charging their mobile devices? A Samsung ad says these are probably not Galaxy S5 users.
Xiaomi announced that it has shipped 10 million units of its flagship smartphone, the Mi 3. To celebrate this milestone, President and co-founder Bin Lin unveiled a champagne gold version for the Chinese market.
Friday, 4 Jul 2014
Xiaomi Singapore just announced on its Facebook Page that the Redmi 1S will be available for purchase next Tuesday, July 8. Hit the link to find out more.
A reliable source confirmed to MacRumors that Apple is looking to announce the next generation iPhone in early September with a launch later in the month.
Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014
Samsung unveiled a smaller variant of its Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone. Known as the Galaxy S5 Mini, the 4.5-inch smartphone runs on a quad-core 1.4GHz processor, 1.5GB RAM and Android 4.4 KitKat.
Friday, 27 Jun 2014
Dave Burke, the head of Android engineering and the Nexus program at Google shot down rumors that the Nexus brand will be dropped in favor of the upcoming Android Silver program.
Google's Project Tango, its engineering concept that will let devices see the environment around them the same way the human eye does, got a lot closer to consumer hands today when Google announced it will be partnering with LG to bring a Project Tango tablet to market as early as 2015.
Google showed off a (nearly) working prototype of its Project Ara modular smartphone concept at Google I/O today, and also shared more insights into the progression of the project, including why it is investing in a 3D printer that can print 50 times faster than traditional 3D printers.