Huawei Enjoy 5S has been officially launched in China and will soon go on sale for 1,100 yuan ($170 / €160) or 1,200 yuan ($185 / €175) outright, depending on the model (unlocked or carrier-branded). The Chinese company announced that Enjoy 5S will be available in three color versions: Gold, Silver and Titanium Gray. Huawei Enjoy 5S Specs: Huawei Enjoy 5S smartphone was launched in December 2015. The phone comes with a 5.
HTC recently released HTC One A9 handset as anticipated in India, and at the same time the company unveiled its HTC Desire 828 camera-centric smartphone for the Indian market and further showcased the HTC Vive Developer Edition. Both smartphones are described by the company as “Ultra Selfie” smartphones. HTC One A9 Specs: Offers a compact 5-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels It is powered by Snapdragon 617 64-bit Octa-core SoC paired with Adreno 405 GPU, backed by a 3GB of RAM, 32GB of built-in storage, and a microSD card slot supports up to 2TB.
One of the four Galaxy A series smartphones that have just passed FCC (Federal Communications Commission) is the Galaxy A7 successor. The device is known as Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016), which is another indication that it might be released on the market next year. Along with the fact that’s been certified at FCC, we have also learned that Galaxy A7 (2016) will be powered by a more than decent 3,300 mAh battery, which is a real upgrade from the current model’s battery that packs a much smaller 2,600 mAh battery.
LG Ray Smartphone was recently launched by LG on Wednesday. The LG Ray comes with an 13 megapixel rear camera and an 8 megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone is powered by a 1.4GHz MediaTek MT6592M octa-core processor. The phone is available in both single-SIM and dual-SIM versions. See full spec list below. The LG Ray will be available in Silver, Gold, and Titan Black colour variants. However, the Gold and Titan Black variants will be arriving in January next year.
Samsung recently announced its Samsung W2016 Clamshell Smartphone now official in China. Samsung W2016 is a dual card dual standby single-pass terminal support dual card standby at the same time, does not support simultaneous calls, that is, when one of the cards in a call, another card can not access or dial out. Running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system, the flip phone sports a 3.9 inch Super AMOLED dual displays offering 1280 x 768 pixels resolution.
Gionee has announced the launch of it’s latest Gionee S6 smartphone in China. The Gionee S6 smartphone features a 5.5-inch display in the S lineup with a 720p HD resolution, a 13-megapixel primary camera with auto-focus and a 5-megapixel secondary camera. The Gionee S6 smartphone is expected to come pre-loaded with Android 5.1 Lollipop based on Amigo UI. Gionee Elife S6 Specifications Dimensions : 151.9mm x 74.6mm x 4-6.9mm, Weight : 147 grams 5.
Sony has just unveiled the next-generation smartphone camera with Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact, and also the world’s first 4K smartphone Xperia Z5 Premium on 2nd September 2015 in Berlin. According to Sony, the Xperia Z5 camera is capable of the fastest autofocus in a smartphone, a powerful blend of speed and accuracy to capture split-second moments with ease. “Smartphones are part of people’s lives” said Hiroki Totoki, President and CEO at Sony Mobile Communications.
Not long ago, we were telling you that HTC has secretly released the One M93 in China, but it looks like that wasn’t the only one. HTC Desire 828, a mid-range Android smartphone has been also released in China, having a price tag near $255 (about €230). The HTC Desire 828 smartphone is using an octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor, has 2GB of RAM memory, 16GB of internal memory, extendable to 2 TB via the microSD card slot, uses a 5.
If you ask me, the next big thing in the smartphone market will be the modular phone (PuzzlePhone), a device that can be easily upgraded by regular users, by simple replacing the needed module. While the motherboard and the CPU cannot be easily removed, all the other main components are replaceable. The most ambitions initiative in this direction was Google’s Project Ara, but unfortunately the release of the first Ara phone has been delayed.
LG has recently announced that Android 6.0 Marshmallow will be available on their LG G4 headset starting with next week. Initially, it will always be available in Poland, but more countries from Europe, Asia and America will receive the update soon. LG has chosen a phased update program in order to be able to provide the new OS to a small number of devices and receive feedback from the G4 users.
ZTE has recently revealed the hardware specifications and price tag for the mini version of the ZTE Axon mini smartphone. The Axon Mini device will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 octacore processor and Adreno 405 GPU, will have a 5.2-inch AMOLED FHD display with curved-edged glass screen, will be packed with 3 GB of RAM memory, 32 GB internal store + SD card slot, a 13-megapixel camera on the back of the phone, a 8 megapixel selfie camera, 2800 mAh battery, a Boeing 787-grade aluminium-titanium alloy on the body and will be available in gold, silver and rose gold flavors/colors.
Canonical has unveiled its next big baby into the mobile OS world – I call it Smartphone as a PC (SAAP). The Unbuntu smartphone which was showcased at CES2013 looks to be quite a promising start for Canonical boss, Mark Shuttleworth. During his “virtual keynote” on 2 January 2012, Shuttleworth described this as a convergence product that brings the Ubuntu desktop experience onto Android devices. I must say after watching some of the videos posted, I am tempted to stop upgrade on my phone to either iPhone, Samsung or Google Nexus and wait for the first release of the Ubuntu powered smartphone.