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PC Show 2012 - Telco, Tablets, GPS & Mobile Accessories Buying Guide

By Team HardwareZone - 7 Jun 2012

Smartphones - HTC, Samsung & Nokia


For those who do not like to be tied down by telco contracts or is in need of a phone urgently while still in contract, there are several good offers by the respective phone vendors at PC Show 2012.


HTC (Level 4, Hall 401)



Sporting a polycarbonate unibody, the HTC One X has one of the most elegant designs we've seen so far from the Android camp. Although it is rather sleek at 8.9mm, the HTC One X maintains an excellent build quality. It is not all about looks too; the HTC One X is the first smartphone to be powered by NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor. Its 4.7-inch Super LCD 2 display can give the Retina Display of the iPhone 4S and Samsung's AMOLED-touting Galaxy devices a run of their money. 

  • PC Show Price: $898
  • Promotion: Trade in your Samsung Galaxy S II and get a free HTC Media Link HD worth $128
  • More Information: HWZ Review


Click here for HTC brochures.


Samsung (Level 4, Hall 404)


Samsung Galaxy S III 

Perhaps the most highly anticipated and best Android smartphone to date, the Samsung Galaxy S III has plenty of power and features under its hood. Running on the Exynos 4212 quad-core processor, the Galaxy S III breezes through daily operation without any hiccups. Its 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED display is unrivaled in exhibiting crisp details, true blacks, and superb viewing angles under sunlight. The 16GB internal storage capacity of the Samsung Galaxy S III is augmented with a microSD card slot and 48GB free Dropbox storage (excluding 2GB which comes with each free Dropbox account).

  • PC Show Price: $998
  • Promotion: Free Starter Accessories Kit for 1st 50 customers per day worth $240, Free 16GB microSD card for next 25 customers per day worth $39.90
  • More Information: HWZ Review


Click here for Samsung brochures.


Nokia (Level 6, Hall 602)


Nokia Lumia 900

As the flagship Lumia device for Nokia, the Lumia 900 boasts impressive specs such as a 4.3-inch AMOLED ClearBlack display, a 1.4GHz single-core processor, a large 1,830mAh battery and Windows Phone 7.5 Mango. It is also the first Lumia device to house a secondary front-facing camera for high quality video calls. The 8-megapixel rear camera with Carl Zeiss optics and F2.2 aperture lens. 

  • PC Show Price: $788
  • Normal Price: $849
  • Promotion: Free Nokia Bluetooth headset BH-106 and Nokia USB charger DC-16
  • More Information: HWZ Hands-On


Click here for Nokia brochures.