News: Mobile Phones
Thursday, 22 Mar 2012
Huawei will start production of its first quad-core smartphone, the Ascend D Quad in June and will ship the device in July. The Huawei Ascend D Quad is also shaping up to be one of the most powerful Android phones after showcasing its prowess in some benchmarks.
Samsung Electronics has announced on its website a list of Galaxy devices that are getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. The Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy S II are first in line to receive the update in Q1 2012, followed by the rest of the Galaxy devices.
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012
World of Warcraft's senior producer John Lagrave has made mention about getting World of Warcraft running on an iOS device... some day. Eurogamer reports.
As promised during Mobile World Congress 2012, Nokia has pushed a series of updates for its Nokia Maps, Drive and Transport apps to its Lumia range of Windows Phone.
Mark this one up as the most innovative use of an Android phone to date. Dutch mechanical engineer, Jarno Smeets uses an HTC Wildfire S phone, a pair of Nintendo Wii remotes, and a set of gigantic glider-like wings to take to the heavens, soaring majestically like only a man with 30 feet wings can.
Monday, 19 Mar 2012
Social news website Reddit leaked two images of what seemed to be the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S III.
Thursday, 15 Mar 2012
A survey study conducted by Strategy Analytics revealed that a majority of smartphone users in the U.S and U.K prefers a device with a bigger display and thin design. The "sweet spot" for a display ranges from 4.0 to 4.5-inches.
Reports regarding Samsung's anticipated flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, surface once again in cyberspace with claims of possible specs, launch date, press image, and water-resistant characteristic.
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
Sony Mobile Communications today announced Xperia Sola as the latest addition to its portfolio of Android powered Xperia smartphones. Armed with a dual-core 1GHz processor and a floating touch navigation feature, the Xperia Sola will be available in black, white and red from Q2 2012.
Tag Heuer introduces the world's first luxury phone, the Racer which is crafted for high performance. Retailing at 2800€, the Racer will be available in Tag Heuer boutiques, luxury mobile boutiques and select watch and jewellery retailers in July.