08/15/2012, This is yet another possible hint that the next generation iPhone, where some prefer to call it the new iPhone or just iPhone 5 for the sake of continuity, might just carry 4G LTE capability as a couple of cellular operators in Korea – namely SK Telecom and KT, spilled the beans to the Korea Times that their respective companies are well advanced in talks with the fruity company in […]
03/12/2012, Just the other day we reported that apparently the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Galaxy S2 was scheduled for the 10th of March. It was later refuted by Samsung who claims the post was made in error, but now it looks like we might have a new date. Unfortunately it seems that this date is only for SK Telecom subscribers over in South Korea, who had tweeted […]
11/22/2011, The LG Optimus EX was unveiled sometime in September for the South Korean market, but unfortunately no pricing or release date was revealed and talk about the device has since died down. Thanks to some new photos, we can now get a glimpse of the device in a real life setting although we still don’t know about a possible stateside launch.
09/23/2011, Another day, another leak, and this time we have the upcoming Android phone from LG, the Optimus EX. Previously discovered earlier this week, the Optimus EX has now been spotted in higher quality press shot renders. The phone is headed to Korea and packs some pretty sweet specs. The Optimus EX will feature a dual-core 1.2GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, a 4″ WVGA IPS 700-nit NOVA display, a 5-megapixel camera […]
09/21/2011, We just reported that South Korea would be getting the HTC Raider, a handset whose specs seem to rival that of the LG Optimus LTE (LU6200), and now it looks like South Korea will be getting yet another LG device, this time it is the LG Optimus EX (SU880) and it will be making its way onto SK Telecom.
09/15/2011, When it comes to NFC in our mobile devices, unless you’re living in Japan where NFC is incredibly popular and widely used, it’ll be hard to find devices come enabled with them. High end devices like the iPhone 4 and Samsung Galaxy S2 (non-Korean version) usually don’t come with NFC built in, but if you’re living in Korea and you’re curious about NFC and want to use it with your […]
07/29/2011, The tablet revolution continues – this time around, housewives as well as folks who just love the sights and sounds of a supermarket will be able to enjoy a tablet being integrated into a shopping cart – at least at Shanghai’s Lotus Supermarket in China, thanks to SK Telecom’s pilot program. The whole idea to cram in a tablet into a shopping cart is to have it synchronize with your […]
01/04/2011, Google’s latest Nexus S might be popular over in the US and UK, but word is going around that South Korean mobile operators aren’t too hot about the phone just yet. According to reports, SK Telecom and KT, South Korea’s largest mobile operators, aren’t planning to offer the Nexus S yet, since they can’t include locally-customized services, such as SK’s T-Map. Korean Nexus S fans will probably be hoping that […]
08/04/2010, South Korea will be getting yet another Android-powered smartphone, and we’re talking about the Motorola Glam this time round. It will not ship with Android 2.2, but will instead rely on the older Android 2.1 version. As with other Android devices, this one too will come with a touchscreen display at 3.7″ in size and 480 × 854 resolution, accompanied by a Dual LED flash which ought to make short […]
04/29/2010, Looks like there is some good news for McAfee, despite the recent boo boo, the security company has announced the availability of its McAfee VirusScan Mobile technology for Google’s Android platform. The strange thing is that it’s currently only available in South Korea for the Motorola XT720 for SK Telecom subscribers. Subscribers are currently able to download it for free via SK’s TStore. The anti-malware solution is designed to protect […]
04/15/2010, Normally when you see an advert regarding an Android device, it’s probably not all that exciting, but it seems that the folks over in Korea seem to like move lively advertisements, at least that’s what we’re guessing based on the video ads from South Korean network SK Telecom. Check out the ads after the jump.
03/03/2010, Samsung’s latest clamshell phone that will arrive in South Korea from SK Telecom would be the SCH-W890, where this handset boasts support for both satellite and terrestrial DMBs for mobile TV addicts. Other hardware specifications include a 2.8″ TFT display with 16 million colors, a 2-megapixel camera, a front facing camera for video calls, Bluetooth connectivity, Text-to-speech, SOS and Subway Maps. No idea on pricing though, but it definitely can’t […]
02/19/2010, MWC 2010 was the platform where SK Telecom unveiled the first Wireless LAN SIM card which works best with Android-powered smartphones. After all, this SIM card will use Telenor’s built-in Wi-Fi module in order to make your device function like a mobile hotspot, enabling computers as well as other compatible devices to hook up to the Internet through itself and the handset’s wireless connection. No idea on when such a […]
02/17/2010, Guess 3D TV isn’t good enough for the world, now that SK Telecom unveiled the existence of mobile 3D TV technology, letting you enjoy 3D movies and news reports on the go on such a small device such as portable media players and cellphones. It would be interesting to see just the type of glasses one must carry around in order to view mobile 3D TV. There is also the […]