Mar 072013
 


In the MWC ended last week, LG introduced a variety of Android new smart machines, including the brand new LG Optimus F Series smartphone – LG Optimus F5. Now, the latest news from media that the LG Optimus F5 will be launched in the U.S. market by the operator Verizon, and will be renamed as the LG Lucid 2.

From the exposed suspected official photo, the LG Lucid 2 body is black, in addition to the LG Logo at the top of the screen, we can see the identity of the operator Verizon. In addition, at the bottom of the screen, the phone is equipped with four Android touch buttons, which is slightly different from the LG Optimus F5.

The LG Optimus F5 has a 4.3-inch IPS large touch screen, and it’s equipped with 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM and Android 4.1 operating system. At the same time it has a 5.0 megapixel main camera and 2150mAh large battery, and the custom made machine based on the LG Optimus F5 – LG Lucid 2 configuration is expected to be similar with it.

Mar 052013
 


According to Eldar Murtazin, he said he had seen the Samsung Galaxy SIV real machine, but it ‘s still with the polycarbonate body same as its predecessor Samsung Galaxy SIII. Nevertheless, Murtazin believes Samsung Galaxy SIV should have some update and optimization compared to its predecessor.

On the configuration of the phone, Eldar Murtazin said it’s roughly coincide with previous rumors. For examle, the Samsung Galaxy SIV will use 4.99 inches FHD touch screen, 2.0 megapixel front lens and 13 megapixel main lens. It will not only provide the 16GB and 32GB capacity versions, but also supports memory card expansion. The battery life is considerable with the Samsung Galaxy SIII’s. However, the product will be loaded with different processors depending on different market, such as the North American version will likely use the Qualcomm 600 processor.

Samsung will spend great efforts on Galaxy SIV software application, according to an insider that had tried the product, the Samsung Galaxy SIV will bring a very exciting function, that is the so-called Eye Scroll page. Specifically, the phone will keep track of the user’s eyes to determine the next page. For example, when users are reading articles, star at the bottom of the page, the software will automatically scroll down to display the next paragraph article.

Previously, Samsung has applied for a registered trademark called “Eye Scroll” in Europe and the United States. It is unclear how this technology to track user’s eyes and complete the relevant operation, I think it’s implemented by the front camera. Previously, with the front lens captured information, its touch screen will automatically light up when the user staring at the Samsung Galaxy SIII.

It is reported that the Samsung Galaxy SIV phone model is GT-i9500, and the exposed invitation has confirmed that Samsung will hold a press conference in New York on March 14 to officially release it.

Feb 282013
 

According to media reports, the Canada’s leading mobile phone retailer Glentel said: the latest BlackBerry Z10 smartphone sales in the past three weeks have exceeded the iPhone 5′s and the Galaxy S III’s. Glentel has 330 retail stores in Canada, which is the largest mobile phone retailer.

The BlackBerry company President and CEO, Mr. Thorsten Heins said in an interview with German “Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung”, the clients positive feedback for BlackBerry 10 really made him excited, and the BlackBerry company has also increased BlackBerry 10 smartphone output. In addition, Heins also revealed that, in the new customers purchasing the BlackBerry 10 smartphones, many are iPhone or Android smart phone users, and the proportion of these customers in the BlackBerry 10 customers also exceeded the company’s expectations.

Feb 272013
 


HTC promised to continue the launch of the new Windows Phone machine in 2013, and now media broke this upcoming Windows Phone 8 specifications. The phone will be equipped with a 4.3-inch WVGA resolution Super LCD2 touch screen (217ppi), 1.2GHz Snapdragon CPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM, 8.0 mefapixel rear camera, 1.6 megapixel front camera and 1800mAH battery.

From the specification, Tiara is a midrange device, so please do not expect it to be the Windows Phone version of the HTC One, and the sources think it looks more like the WP version of One SV.

Feb 262013
 


ZTE firstly released the Firefox OS phone in the MWC2013, and officially launched the first cross-border model ZTE Grand Memo equipped with Qualcomm 800 processor and 5.7-inch touch screen, which is expected to be listed in March this year.

ZTE Grand Memo is a crossover model, it’s equipped with a 5.7-inch IPS touch screen that supports the 720p specification resolution.Moreover, ZTE Grand Memo is still with the redesigned UI interface, a multi-function Press to unlock interface, as well as innovative screen shortcut navigation button.

The ZTE Grand Memo other functional configurations also reach the top level. It’s with a 1.3 megapixel front camera and 13 megapixel main len with LED fill light, smile shutter, HDR effects and 1080p Full HD video recording capabilities.

It is worth mentioning that the ZTE Grand Memo also supports the standard full-band CDMA/GSM/WCDMA global roaming, and provides a capacity of 2GB RAM and 16GB storage space. It supports for memory expansion and provides Qualcomm eighth generation A GPS (supports GLONASS), Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi wireless Internet access, compass and gyroscope functions. In order to obtain a better life performance, the phone is also equipped with 3200 mAh capacity battery.

Feb 252013
 


After the release of the Lumia 520 and 720 official propaganda photos and the back photos two days ago, the evleaks now again broke new spy photos of these two phones. Although the exterior design has already been known, the detailed parameters have not been officially confirmed by Nokia. But anyway, it will be Nokia’s MWC 2013 press conference soon, it’s believed the two new machines will be described in details at the meeting.

The Lumia 520 will be equipped with a 4-inch Super Sensitive touch screen, 1GHz dual-core processor, 512Mb RAM and 8GB internal physical storage space. It supports microSD card expansion, and it uses Windows Phone 8 system. It has 5.0 megapixel rear camera, but it has no front camera.

The Lumia 720 will be equipped with a 4.3-inch CBD touch screen, 1GHz dual-core processor, 512Mb RAM and 8GB internal physical storage space. It supports for HSPA + networks, and it’s with Windows Phone 8 system. It has 6.0 megapixel rear camera and 2.0 megapixel front camera.

Feb 252013
 

Samsung confirmed today that the conference will be held in New York on March 14 to launch the new flagship smartphone Galaxy S IV. The Samsung spokesman Chenny Kim said, this will be the first time for Samsung to release the flagship model in the United States in the past three years. Head of Samsung’s mobile division, JK Shin, said: “Last year, we published the Galaxy S III in London. To the request of the U.S. carriers, we will move to New York this year.”

There were reports that Galaxy S IV would be equipped with a higher resolution display, higher pixel camera and quad-core processor.

Samsung released the first generation Galaxy S in 2010 in the U.S. wireless communications show, in 2011 Mobile World Congress (MWC) they released the Galaxy S II in Spain, and last year Galaxy S III was released in London.

At the fourth quarter of last year, Apple for the first time surpassed Samsung to become the nation’s largest smartphone vendor. Analysts believe that the release of the Galaxy S IV will exacerbate the two companies compete in the U.S. market.

However, in the global smartphone market, Samsung is still in top one with a wide range of product lines and the leading edge is still expanding.

Investors have worried about the outstanding achievement performance of Apple, and hope the company to launch low-priced models to fully compete with Samsung in the emerging market.

This year, Apple’s share price has fallen by 15%, while Samsung’s rose 1.5 percent.

Feb 222013
 


Yesterday it’s exposed that LG will release the new F-Series smartphones on MWC 2013, LG has officially confirmed this series and announced the Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 detailed configuration and official photos.

The LG Optimus F7 key parameters are as follows:

• Operating system: Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2
• Processor: 1.5 GHz dual-core
• Screen: 4.7-inch True HD IPS (312 ppi)
• Dimensions: 131.7 x 68.2 x 9.6mm
• Memory: 8 GB ROM / 2 GB RAM / microSD (expandable to 32GB)
• Camera: 8 megapixel autofocus rear camera / 1.3 megapixel front camera
• Battery: 2540mAh

The LG Optimus F5 key parameters are as follows:

• Operating system: Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2
• Processor: 1.2 GHz dual-core
• Screen: 4.3-inch IPS (256 ppi)
• Dimensions: 126.0 x 64.5 x 9.3mm
• Memory: 8 GB ROM / 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM / microSD (expandable to 32GB)
• Camera: 5 megapixel auto-focus rear camera / 1.3 megapixel front camera
• Battery: 2150mAh

LG Optimus F7 and the Optimus F5 will be officially released in next week’s MWC 2013.

 Posted by admin at 8:38 am
Feb 222013
 


NVIDIA has announced that the first mobile phone equipped with Tegra 4 chip will be manufactured by ZTE, and we are likely to see this phone in the first half of 2013.

Tegra 4 processor integrates a quad-core ARM Cortex-A15 CPU and 72 units graphics core, as well as an Icera i500 LTE modem, it is one of the first batch Tegra chips that has built-in 4G LTE network support.

The ZTE is more famous in the Chinese mainland, in recent years, the company has also stepped up to develop the U.S. market, so this Tegra 4 phone may be launched in the United States after China. ZTE is the first company announced to launch Tegra 4 phone, but it is unlikely to be the last one.

Furthermore, NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 processor is not the only “next-generation chip”. HTC’s flagship Android smartphone HTC One chooses Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU 600. Samsung Galaxy S IV may use the next generation Samsung Exynos processor.

 Posted by admin at 8:34 am
Feb 212013
 

Some time ago Sony introduced a new flagship phone Xperia Z, and now according to the media message, another Sony flagship Xperia M blueprint has been exposed.

According to the concept photo released by the designers, we can see that the Sony Xperia M body is with strong metal texture.

It is worth mentioning that according to the designer’s design idea, the Sony Xperia M will be equipped with a 16 million pixel full high-definition camera and built-in Exmor RS sensor. In addition, Sony Xperia M will also be equipped with a 4.6-inch 1080p screen, the pixel density will reach 479ppi.

On other configuration, the Sony Xperia M may be elevated to a new level. It will have built-in 2GHz frequency quad-core processing core, or using Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, it has 2GB RAM running memory and 32GB internal storage. As a flagship product, Xperia M also uses the latest Android 4.2 platform. It has a 3100mAh lithium battery.