May 242013

The Brother has launched a new series of multicolor digital AIO for small businesses. The MFC-9000 series printer uses a 3.7-inch multicolor touch screen, supports WebConnect and offers WiFi connectivity. The flagship model of MFC-9340CDW can provide 22 pages per minute in black and white and multicolor document printing speeds. As the cheapest one in the released three devices, the MFC-9130CW still uses the Brother’s LED print technology, support highest 600x2400dpi image accuracy, and 19 pages per minute documents print speed.

The touch screen on the AIO can be connected to Facebook, Picasa, Flickr, Evernote, Dropbox, Skydrive, or the document/image print Box account. The WiFi connectivity allows users to print directly via AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Brother iPrint & Scan, and Wi-Fi on mobile devices.

The device also has a 35 consecutive (scanning) feeder, and a deep sleep mode with less than 2W power consumption. Apart from the basic specifications, the MFC-9330CDW also supports up to 23 pages/minute documents print speed and automatic two-sided printing, it provides an additional Ethernet interface to print the files in the USB drive or store the printed document to the USB flash disk.

The MFC-9340CDW adds duplex scanning and copy capabilities, supports for automatic two-sided printing, copying, scanning and faxing. The MFC-9000 series devices are now on sale, the MFC-9130CW is priced at $ 400, the MFC-9330CDW and 9340CDW are $ 450.

May 242013

HTC has recently officially released the new mid-end dual SIM cards mobile phone Desire 600.

The HTC Desire 600 is equipped with a 4.5-inch Super LCD2 display with a resolution of 960×540, 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 200, 8/1.6 megapixel cameras, 8GB storage space (supports microSD card expansion), 1GB memory and 1860mAh battery. Although the battery capacity is only 1860mAh, the battery can be replaced, the user can extend the device life by replacing the battery.

HTC mentioned the Desire 600 dual SIM cards can be active simultaneously. In addition, the device also has a function similar to Zoe which is called Video Highlights. This function can make a period of 30 seconds “professional” preview based on video content, and can be edited using the music and themes.

This phone uses the HTC Sense 5 interface, supports HTC BlinkFeed and HTC Hidi services, so you can see the latest news and social networking site updates in the main screen, it also supports NFC, GPS and Bluetooth functions.

It is reported that the device will be listed firstly in Russia, Ukraine and partial markets of the Middle East/Asia in June this year.

May 232013

Nokia released the new Asha device in India and the metal Lumia925 in London, today there is news that Nokia’s new flagship EOS will be released on July 9, which is with a 41 million pixel camera.

Previously there are a lot of rumors about Nokia EOS, the media recently said the EOS will be released on July 9, and will be officially listed at the end of July. The EOS still uses polycarbonate material, but thinner than the Lumia 920. The EOS 41 million pixel camera is really attracting, and it’s with a Xenon flash aside. If the machine is officially released, then it will be the second smartphone with 41 megapixel following the 808, which is also the first 41 megapixel smartphone in Windows Phone camp.

Also, according to previous news, the EOS screen size and resolution seems to be exactly the same with the Lumia 925′s (4.5 inches, 1280×768 pixels), and also with the AMOLED panel. In order to protect the 41 megapixel camera, the entire back is with a protective cover.

Nokia’s Pureview camera technology is currently very popular, which also leads the Lumia 920 product sales, it still needs time to test if the launch of the new EOS can stimulate the Nokia sales.

May 232013

It has been for a while since we last heard about the Qualcomm Mirasol panel, but on the current SID Display Week, Qualcomm brought several concept devices of this reflective display technology.

In Qualcomm’s exhibition stand, the previously released 1.5 inches panel is embedded in an “always on” smartphone and smart watch. But these are just models, Qualcomm said this display will soon appear on third-party devices.

In addition, Qualcomm also unveiled their next generation display: a 5.1-inch panel with up to 2560×1440 (577ppi) resolution. The panel is very clear in image display, but the reflective display is partial to silver color, and the color is not as prominent as other devices. Qualcomm said that the new Mirasol panel is six times in energy saving than the LCD or OLED panels. From practical use, this means that the mobile devices can use for several days without charging. However it will be a long time before you can see it on the market. Qualcomm revealed that this Mirasol panel still needs several years development phase before production authorization.

May 222013

Today, Kyocera released two new phones upcoming to the U.S. market – Hyrdo XTRM and Hyrdo EDGE, which have taken the price and waterproof performance into account. The Kyocera Hyrdo XTRM has a brushed metal front panel, which looks durable. Its screen is 4 inches 480×800 resolution, and it’s equipped with a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 2GB RAM, 5 megapixel camera, built-in 4GB storage and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.

Thankfully, the Hyrdo XTRM is with a 2000mAh battery, there is no problem for long battery life. The XTRM will land in the US Cellular on May 24, and the minimum contract price is only $ 29.99.

Then it comes to the Kyocera Hyrdo EDGE. The device is almost identical in terms of hardware and software with the above one, only the appearance is somewhat different. The device is the customized machine of another operator (Boost Mobile), the specific price has not been revealed).

The Hyrdo EDGE is equipped with the same Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean system, the screen is also 4 inches 480×800 resolution, it’s equipped with a 5 megapixel camera and Bluetooth 4.0. But the Hyrdo EDGE processor is down to the dual-core 1.0GHz, and the battery is also reduced to 1600mAh, fortunately it retains the waterproof function.

May 222013

It’s getting closer and closer to LG new conference on May 30, and it has been frequently exposed online that the LG Optimus G2 will not be released at the scene, which has become the focus of attention of many people. Earlier rumors that LG is going to launch the improved version of Optimus G Pro conference. However, recently a suspected LG Optimus G2 device appeared online, which indicates that it’s a certainty of the release of the device.

According to media reports, recently a suspected LG Optimus G2 LTE network test picture appeared on the Internet, seen from a picture, this equipment is very identical in appearance with the exposed Optimus G2 model, which not only changes the virtual Home button below the screen to an entity key, but also uses more distinctive rectangular frame. According to previous information, the Optimus G2 will have rounded corners and curved screen, and uses a very narrow bezel.

However, the media said that this device may be a prototype for the Optimus G2, from the leaked information, the Optimus G2 has been confirmed to support the LTE-A or LTE Advanced networks.

As for the other configuration, the sources said, the device may be equipped with a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor, built-in 2GB RAM, 5.2 inches scherm Full HD screen with a resolution of 1920*1080 and a 13 megapixel camera, and it’s expected to be listed in August at the earliest.

May 222013

Recently, Samsung launched the latest music video of the Galaxy S4, which describes how a man pursues goddess with Galaxy S4, incidentally, demonstrates a lot of Galaxy S4 unique innovative features. But it is worth noting that in the video, a brown Galaxy S4 was discovered by sharp-eyed netizens, which indicates the Samsung is indeed moving along the road of Galaxy S3 to release colorful version Galaxy S4.

Samsung’s previous generation flagship Galaxy S3 has totally pebble blue, marble white, garnet red, sapphire black, titanium gray, purple and amber brown seven color models. Compared to the rich colors of Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4 appears to be bleak, the first published devices have only black and white two colors. However, since the appearance of the Galaxy S4 is with little difference as the Galaxy S3, so it can be speculated that Samsung Galaxy S4 should not have much change in color.

Previously, Samsung has just revealed a north pole blue Galaxy S4 in Japan, which can be regarded as the blue section, Samsung Galaxy S4 now has four colors, so it just should be a matter of time to launch the remaining three colors.

Nonetheless, but the colorful version Samsung Galaxy S4 will still continue to use the plastic material shell. If consumers prefer other material body, then please pay attention to the Galaxy S4 Active, which is learned to use aluminum metal frame.

May 212013

Up to now, there has been many rumors about Samsung three anti mobile phone Galaxy S4 Active (I9295). A few days ago, the photos of this phone was revealed.

As it can be seen from the figure, the phone’s configuration parameters are the same as exposed previously, including quad-core 1.9GHz processor + Adreno 320 GPU (Qualcomm Snapgragon 600). The display size and resolution of the device should be the same as the S4′s (5 inches 1080p), but it is not clear whether the panel will be the Super AMOLED. Curiously, the displayed screen pixel density on the phone is up to 480ppi, so the Active screen size may be less than 5 inches.

In addition, allegedly the Active pixel camera is reduced to 8.0 megapixel from the S4′s 13 megapixel.

In addition to the similar configuration, the S4 ACTIVE’s appearance has no resemblance with the original S4. The device uses a metal shell, the back has four bolts, and the front side has three physical buttons.

Although there is no official source, but this phone was displayed in Croatia recently, so it should be close to its official release.

May 212013

The new Sailfish OS smartphone officially released created by the MeeGo original team Jolla. After nearly waiting for a year time, the Sailfish OS has officially been unveiled, and also the first mobile phone equipped with the new system also officially released.

The Sailfish OS system is formerly known as MeeGo, which was given up by Nokia after they launched the MeeGo system N9. Then Jolla created the new Sailfish OS based on it. The smartphone uses a 4.5-inch touch screen, it’s equipped with dual-core processor and 16GB ROM and it supports for LTE 4G network. The back of the device is with a 8-megapixel camera with auto-focus function. Jolla said the new system will be compatible with Android applications, and it’s priced at 399 euros,

The Jolla smartphone design is clean and simple, and the user can customize the cellphone case. The user can select the shell color going with Sailfish user interface. This feature is called “the other half”, which is also the advertising slogan of this smartphone.

Jolla said the phone will be listed before the end of this year. However, because the listed time is still relatively early, so the specific sales policy has not been revealed too much.

May 172013

As it’s with the powerful camera, the Sony new device that may be named Xperia I1 has become the focus of attention. This flagship new machine might be released until this summer, but a few days ago the certification on the website of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of Indonesia had a suspected machine model C6802. Based on past experience, this probably means the Sony Xperia I1 may be officially released in the near future.

In fact, Sony C6802 model is not seen for the first time, it has been exposed earlier in the HTML5 test page. Judging from the information leaked at that time, the device will be equipped with FHD touch screen and Android4.2 system, and the website Xperiablog speculated, the device may be the new flagship phone Sony to launch this summer.

From the current situation, the rumored first “One Sony” phone Sony Xperia I1 may be the ultimate identity of the device. Allegedly, the machine will have the Cyber-shot and Walkman brand technologies, built-in 20-megapixel camera and large 1/1.6 sensor.

The Sony Xperia I1 is also rumored to be with 5-inch Full HD touch screen, and Sony’s Walkman technology, the machine sound performance is said to between Walkman XZ and Walkman Z. In addition to be equipped with the 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor and 2GB memory, its built-in battery capacity will be upgraded to about 3000mAh.

According to the news revealed by the Sony internal staff, the size of the device is close to the Sony Xperia Z, with the same double-side glass design, and even the thickness is only 8mm, but the camera will be a circle larger than the past.

It is worth mentioning, a Sony C6833 model also appeared in the Indonesian telecommunications agency certification website. Although this model is for the first time, it’s analysed to be Sony’s upcoming cross-border model. According to the previously leaked information, the machine is codenamed “Togari”, and it will be a range of cross-border flagship between the tablet and smartphone, and it will be loaded 6.44-inch large touch screen that supports full HD resolution.

As to other functional specifications of this Sony C6833, the device should be with Qualcomm quad-core processor, large 3GB RAM memory and 32GB storage capacity, and also it will have 13-megapixel Exmor RS camera and a 3500mA battery.