News: Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014
HTC today announced two new mid-range smartphones, the Desire 610 and Desire 816 at Mobile World Congress 2014.
Samsung unveiled the much anticipated Galaxy S5 smartphone at its Unpacked 5 event MWC 2014 today, which JK Shin described as "going back to basics". Samsung also unveiled a new smart wearable, the Gear Fit fitness band, which joins two smart watches announced yesterday, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo.
Monday, 24 Feb 2014
At the Mobile World Congress today, Nokia announced Nokia X, a family of smartphones that run Android apps, Microsoft services, and signature Nokia experiences.
At Mobile World Congress, Microsoft has revealed that an update to Windows 8.1 will arrive this spring. And Windows Phone has gained several new hardware partners.
Friday, 21 Feb 2014
Priced at S$799, the Oppo N1 will be hitting shelves next Saturday. Of course, the highlight of the new smartphone is its 206-degree rotatable camera. On top of letting you take quality selfies, the 13-megapixel camera comes with a dual flash function, and utilizes six physical lenses to attain sharper images.
The Xiaomi Redmi is officially out of stock 8 minutes after it went on sale on the website.
While the unveiling of Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone may still be a few days away, a leaked screenshot of Vodafone's inventory system seems to indicate that Gold will be one of the color options available.
Xiaomi Singapore just announced that the Redmi will be available for purchase at 12 noon on February 21. Hit the link to find out more about buying the Redmi online.
Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014
Hugo Barra, the Vice President for Xiaomi Global, confirmed during an interview with HardwareZone that the company will be entering the Malaysian market in the next two months.
StarHub has informed us that it will offer the Xiaomi Redmi at all StarHub Shops beginning 27 February 2014.