News tagged ‘smartphone’

Monday, 25 Feb 2013

LG Working On Eight-Core Chipset for Upcoming Optimus G II

LG Working On Eight-Core Chipset for Upcoming Optimus G II

The upcoming LG Optimus G II, expected to be unveiled in Q3 of this year, will reportedly be the first LG device to run on the company's own homebrewed chipset, according to Korea Times.

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013

HTC Officially Unveils the 4.7-inch One, Worldwide Launch in March

HTC Officially Unveils the 4.7-inch One, Worldwide Launch in March

HTC officially launched its latest flagship phone, the One which will be available globally in more than 80 countries and regions starting in March.

Monday, 18 Feb 2013

LG to Display 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro Device at MWC 2013 (Update)

LG to Display 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro Device at MWC 2013 (Update)

According to PhoneArena, LG is preparing for a 5.5-inch device that looks set to beat its competition out of the water while bearing extremely close physical resemblance to the popular Galaxy Note II. More importantly, it will be the first phone to use Qualcomm's Snapdragon 600 chipset.

Thursday, 7 Feb 2013

Pink Galaxy Note II Spotted on Samsung's Taiwanese Website

Pink Galaxy Note II Spotted on Samsung's Taiwanese Website

Samsung has yet to announce the Note II's pink smartphone and thus far, it has only been featured on Samsung's Taiwanese website.

Monday, 28 Jan 2013

Unlocking Your Smartphone is Now Illegal in the U.S.

Unlocking Your Smartphone is Now Illegal in the U.S.

The U.S. Library of Congress has just passed a new law which makes it illegal for anyone to unlock a smartphone, with first time offenders subject to fines of up to US$500,000, imprisonment for five years, or both.

Friday, 25 Jan 2013

Lenovo Looking to Acquire RIM?

Lenovo Looking to Acquire RIM?

Lenovo has commented that it is currently "assessing potential acquisition targets and strategic alliances", including one with RIM as part of a strategy to boost its smartphone business.

Thursday, 24 Jan 2013

Mozilla Unveils Two Dev Firefox OS Smartphones for Developers

Mozilla Unveils Two Dev Firefox OS Smartphones for Developers

To get gears up and running, the Mozilla Foundation also announced yesterday that smartphones running the Firefox OS will be available to developers in February. Because the devices are not designed for consumers, they will be running development versions of Firefox OS.

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013

Alleged Press Image of Samsung Galaxy S IV Surfaces

Alleged Press Image of Samsung Galaxy S IV Surfaces

Rumors of the Samsung Galaxy S IV are coming fast and furious. This time, we are offered a peek at what possibly might be an official press image of the device.

Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013

Samsung Galaxy S IV Will Not Be Announced at MWC, According to JK Shin

Samsung Galaxy S IV Will Not Be Announced at MWC, According to JK Shin

Other than confirming that the Galaxy Note 8 will be unveiled at MWC, Samsung's mobile division head JK Shin has also officially confirmed that the S IV mobile device will not be announced during the same event.

Sony to Reveal Smartphone with 6.44-inch Display at MWC 2013?

Sony to Reveal Smartphone with 6.44-inch Display at MWC 2013?

A post from Chinese forum digi-wo.com has indicated that Sony might go with an odd 6.44-inch display for its upcoming mobile device. The leaked image shows the device "with Sony branding", and is said to be made for a phablet device "with a 1080p display".

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