News: Mobile Phones
Friday, 17 May 2013
Apple is allegedly planning to make major hardware overhaul for its next generation flagship, the iPhone 5S.
Thursday, 16 May 2013
Google revealed a Samsung Galaxy S4 that runs on stock Android at Google I/O conference. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition will be sold at US$649 starting on June 26 via Google Play store.
Wednesday, 15 May 2013
PLDT, through its business arm SME Nation, signed a strategic partnership with Samsung to empower entrepreneurs today with business solutions comprised of cutting-edge technologies and IT services.
In an interview with Wired, the new head of Android, Sundar Pichai, shared his thoughts on the future of Android, Chrome OS, Facebook Home, Kindle Fire, Samsung, and Firefox OS.
4G has not yet fully penetrated the Philippines, but in South Korea, the folks at Samsung are already working on 5G wireless technology. Anticipated to become available by 2020, 5G is several hundred times faster than 4G.
At a recent event in London, Nokia announced its latest flagship in the form of the Lumia 925. This smartphone is built with a slim and light aluminum body and is packed with an 8.7MP PureView camera that utilizes the new Nokia Smart Camera mode.
ASUS officially launched the Fonepad, a hybrid of smartphone and tablet powered by an Intel Atom processor, in the Philippines. It comes in two flavors, a 32GB and an 8GB, which will be available on local stores starting on the fourth week of May.
Friday, 10 May 2013
Nokia announces the Nokia Asha 501, a new affordable smartphone, considered as the first member of a new Asha family. This mobile is also known as the first device to run on the new Asha platform.
Thursday, 9 May 2013
Huawei announces the availability of the Ascend G510 in the Philippines. This entry-level smartphone offers a large screen that offers unmatched functionality, form-factor, and firepower when it comes to mobile communication and portable entertainment.
Sony is rumored to be pouring its efforts in creating a new mobile phone with greater focus on imaging. In the coming months, it is expected to release a new Cybershot-branded Android smartphone.