News: Mobile Phones
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014
Xiaomi announced yesterday that its first batch of Mi 4 smartphones sold out in China under 40 seconds although it did not reveal how many units were available.
Microsoft and Apple have a long history of taking shots at each other (remember I'm a Mac?), and Microsoft's latest TV spot continues that proud tradition.
Officers in the UK will now ask drivers who were involved in an accident to surrender their mobile phones as part of a crackdown aimed at cutting down accidents caused by calling and texting while driving.
Multiple sources told The Information that Motorola will be manufacturing the next Nexus device, which is said to be a 5.9-inch phablet.
Instagram's newest app, Bolt, lets you capture and send pictures and videos to friends with a single tap. It's available to you if you're living in Singapore, South Africa or New Zealand; the rest of the world will have to wait though. Hit the link for more details.
Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014
The officially commissioned Live Lock Screen app lets you choose from six lock screen layouts to add a distinctive look to your Windows Phone. It's pretty cool; but being beta software, it also has its fair share of bugs.
Friday, 25 Jul 2014
ASUS Singapore announced that the 4-inch PadFone Mini will be available at M1 and StarHub stores, ASUS brand stores at Funan IT Mall, Sim Lim Square, Vivocity and its official online store from July 26.
Thursday, 24 Jul 2014
SamMobile obtained exclusive photos and specs of Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Alpha smartphone. Contrary to earlier reports, the Galaxy Alpha is said to be sold as another variant of the Galaxy S5 family.
XtremeGuard, which manufactures screen protectors, full body skins and shields for mobile devices, have listings for four different iPhone 6 models.
Microsoft Devices Group announced the Lumia 530, its most affordable Lumia to date with a price tag of below 100 euros. It is available in both single-SIM 3G and dual-SIM 3G models.