News: Mobile Phones
Friday, 28 Oct 2011
Samsung has finally overtook Apple as the world's top smartphone maker in the July-September period with a 44 percent jump in shipments, Reuter reports.
Samsung has officially announced their plans for the Samsung Galaxy Note - the handphone-tablet hybrid will start rolling out from Germany on the 29th.
Thursday, 27 Oct 2011
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) initiated the Call-for-Collaboration (CFC) with seven major partners as part of an interoperable nationwide deployment of NFC mobile payment system.
Sony will be paying Ericsson a total of 1.05 billion euros to acquire the Swedish company's 50% stake in the Sony Ericsson mobile phone venture.
TSMC announced that its 28nm process is in volume production and production wafers have been shipped to customers. TSMC is the first foundry to provide such capabilities.
Nokia launches Nokia Lumia 800 and Lumia 710, the first Nokia smartphones powered by Windows Phone, as well as introduces a range of smart mobile phones, Nokia maps, and more.
Wednesday, 26 Oct 2011
M1 will start selling the Apple iPhone 4S during itsmidnight launch event at the M1 Shop Paragon on 28th October. The 16GB version will cost S$505 for the lowest tier price plan at S$36 per month.
Prices for the iPhone 4S from SingTel has been announced, with the 16GB version selling for S$498 for the lowest tier plan.
Prices for the iPhone 4S from StarHub has been announced, with the 16GB version selling for S$498 for the lowest tier plan.
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2011
Motorola has made plans for the latest ICS update for select Motorola products - but left out on the minute details.