- Mobile Phones
Thursday, 7 May 2015
Marketing research firm Techno Systems Research published a study which states that Sony is the biggest supplier of camera sensors in the world, especially the ones made for smartphones. Its analysts also claim that Sony makes $20 for every Apple iPhone 6 sold.
Wednesday, 6 May 2015
Sony announced a new 'selfie smartphone' today, the Xperia C4, which features a 5-megapixel, 25mm wide angle lens front camera and a Full HD 5.5-inch display. The smartphone also has a 13MP rear camera and is armed with Sony's SteadyShot image stabilization technology.
The popular mobile battery case maker has just announced a line-up of protective cases for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, with a special launch promotion in Singapore for the month of May. Details within.
Microsoft launched the ultra affordable dual SIM Lumia 430 smartphone today. The S$119 4-inch smartphone runs on Windows Phone 8.1 and will be upgradeable to Windows 10 in future.
NVIDIA has just announced that it will be giving up on its own modem efforts and that they are also open to selling its Icera modem unit.
The Korea Times published a report earlier today that Samsung is launching an "Iron Man" version of its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge next month.
Tuesday, 5 May 2015
Xiaomi has unveiled the pricing and Singapore availability for its latest flagship smartphone, the Mi 4i. Full details inside.
Apple is planning something big. So big, in fact, that the company had reportedly been hogging up the orders of Sony's proprietary camera sensors, much to the chagrin of other smartphone manufacturers.
Monday, 4 May 2015
Sony has published its financial report for FY2014 and while overall the company isn't looking too bad, with an operating profit of ¥68.5 billion (~S$759 million), things don't look too good for Sony Mobile, who recorded an operating loss of ¥220 billion (~S$2.4 billion) last year.
Microsoft is rumored to be releasing two high-end Lumia smartphones later this year. Both devices will come with Quad-HD displays, 3GB RAM and 20-megapixel rear cameras. Read on to find out more.