Details of Oppo R7 and R7 Plus Revealed
Android
Oppo has confirmed the specifications and designs of two smartphone models, the R7 and R7 Plus. Many images of both devices have been released, with the R7 as the basic design, while the R7 Plus is the larger sibling. The Oppo R7 Plus has premium magnesium alloy design, which is also used by the R7. The R7 comes with near edge-to-edge …
Postel Hints Multiple Sony’s New Smartphones
New Smartphone
Postel is a government agency in Indonesia that registers new telecommunication devices to be available in the country. In the past, Postel occasionally gave us clues on unannounced devices and it recently shows seven new models in its database. Although Sony has allegedly decided to stop introducing new high-end devices at CES, we could see some of these models unveiled …
Huawei is Working on Dual-OS Smartphone
Future Smartphones
Huawei is planning to launch a dual-OS smartphone with Android and Windows Phone operating systems in Q2 2014. This piece of information came from someone high in Huawei’s hierarchy, the Chief Marketing Officer, Shao Yang. Although Huawei still prioritizes more on Android, apparently Microsoft’s Windows Phone is still its operating system of choice. It is clear that the Chinese phone …
Archos Introduces Four New Titanium Smartphone Models
Android
Four new Archos Titanium smartphone models have walked on the red carpet to target those who seek decent handsets but don’t want to shell out too much money. Their price tags range from 100 Euros to 160 Euros, which should be appealing for any budget-conscious user. Their names correlate directly with display sizes they offer; the 40 Titanium has 4-inch …
Samsung Will Introduce Magnetic Resonance Charging Feature on its 2014 Smartphones
Future Smartphones
Today, wireless is a word we know and love. With smartphones we are able to do so many things with wireless technology, including making voice calls, sending text messages, transferring files and others. Recently, there are reports that Samsung will soon make the wireless charging a standard technology for smartphones released next year. While batteries are getting larger, they are …
Samsung Will Release Dual-Mode FDD/TDD LTE Smartphones
Android
Samsung is pushing further to China’s emerging 4G LTE market by bringing Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini with dual-mode LTE capability that runs on both TDD and FDD networks. Today, most countries are deploying FDD LTE technology when setting up 4G network. However, carriers in China are promoting the use of TDD-based 4G LTE networks. China Mobile, the largest …