- News tagged "mwc 2012"
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012
With more quad-core smartphones and tablets coming right up in 2012, NVIDIA just made an announcement on the gaming front. Expect more games such as Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II and many more optimized for the NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor under Tegra Zone.
At Mobile World Congress 2012, Microsoft chose to keep things simple by announcing the release of the Skype App for Windows Phone, alongside new hardware requirements for devices targeted at entry level markets.
It's not only the PadFone. ASUS has also launched the Transformer Pad 300 at MWC. Designed in collaboration with a university, the tablet is powered by NVIDIA's Tegra 3 platform.
Months after its short appearance at Computex Taipei last year, the ASUS PadFone becomes official at its launch in MWC 2012. ASUS offers the PadFone with the optional PadFone Station and Station Dock.
Monday, 27 Feb 2012
New products aside, Nokia also announced new apps such as Nokia Reader and Nokia Transport for its Lumia smartphones. Its existing Nokia Drive app will get an update that adds speed limit alert.
Driven by Huawei's proprietary 1.5GHz K3 quad-core processor, the MediaPad 10 FHD runs on the Android 4.0 OS and is only 8.8mm thin and 598g light.
Confirming the reports that leaked earlier this month, Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet which runs Android 4.0 and comes with the S Pen stylus.
At Mobile World Congress, Nokia officially announces the global availability of the Lumia 900. At the same time, the Nokia Lumia 610 was also announced, joining the Windows Phone family as its fourth member, with new Nokia services coming along in March and April 2012.
Nokia's press conference is finally over, with exactly six devices announced as expected. The real twist in the press conference, is the Nokia 808 PureView with its 41-megapixel sensor. Yes, you've read it right. 41-megapixels.
Right after HTC's announcement of its One smartphones, the three Android 4.0 devices are spotted as a pre-order on Clove, a UK online retailer. The One X, One S and One V are priced at 410 pounds, 375 pounds and 220 pounds respectively.