- Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013
Samsung has just announced that the Galaxy S IV will be officially unveiled in New York City on the 14th of March.
Samsung is currently the world's biggest Android manufacturer, and its success in the mobile arena is eating away at its relationship with Google. Executives at Google are worried that Samsung's growing leverage over Android, could lead to Samsung muscling in on Google's mobile ad revenue.
Visa and Samsung have announced their alliance that pairs Visa's payment technology with Samsung's mobile devices to accelerate the adoption of NFC payments globally. Read on to uncover details of their agreement.
Monday, 25 Feb 2013
Qualcomm has announced its new RF360 4G LTE baseband chip that aims to eliminate LTE band fragmentation. The Qualcomm RF360 radio chipset is able to support over 40 different frequencies currently used by carriers globally and seven cellular modes.
The upcoming LG Optimus G, expected to be unveiled in Q3, will reportedly be the first LG device to run on the company's own homebrewed chipset, according to Korea Times.
Huawei just announced the Ascend P2, and claims that it is the world's fastest 4G LTE smartphone. Hit the link to find out more.
Friday, 22 Feb 2013
The latest rumor, according to Xperia Blog, is about the Xperia SP. The phone is said to come with a "4.6-inch 720p screen, quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro and an 8 megapixel camera".
Before the Mobile World Congress 2013 begins, LG unveiled its newest smartphones - the Optimus F5 and Optimus F7. Both smartphones running on the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean platform are expected to bridge the gap between the Optimus L and Optimus G series.
The NVIDIA Tegra 4 will empower ZTE devices to provide ultra-fast web browsing, improved app load times, and more realistic gaming experiences - all without compromising on battery life - made possible by the processor's 72 custom NVIDIA GeForce core and quad-core ARM Cortex-A15 CPU.
Thursday, 21 Feb 2013
Available in either Black or White, the first smartphone powered by BlackBerry 10, the Z10, will retail for S$918 inclusive of GST through SingTel, StarHub, and M1 from 7th March. Additionally, SingTel will be taking pre-orders from today onwards, with StarHub and M1 allowing customers to register their interest.