10/21/2009, Phones in Japan seem to be two years or so ahead of the rest of the pack worldwide, and the latest Casio Exilim CA003 is no different as it comes with a 12.2-megapixel camera with autofocus capability alongside a 28mm wide angle lens with 3x optical zoom. Apart from that, you will be able to take advantage of its 20fps “burst mode” that make capturing multiple pictures per second a […]
10/21/2009, The folks at the FCC have given their nod of approval for the LG KF700 to be released, where it will support AT&T bands despite the mobile carrier not revealing anything about bringing this handset to the masses anytime soon. Features of the LG KF700 include a sliding keypad, a WQVGA resolution display at 240 x 400 resolution with the very high possibility of a touchscreen display to keep up […]
10/21/2009, Motorola’s latest handset is the Devour, and judging by its name, we do have high hopes of it doing so to the competition in order to give the iPhone a run for its money. The Motorola Devour has already made its journey through the Wi-Fi Alliance, and it still remains to be seen whether this will be an Android-powered device or not.
10/21/2009, The first generation iPhone still cannot handle MMS despite having installed the iPhone 3.0 update, but that could finally change with iPhone Dev Team member MuscleNerd revealing a baseband hack known as Whiterat, where it will enable MMS to work on a 2G iPhone which is running on iPhone firmware 3.1.2. Apart from that, he also let out that there is another baseband hack known as two-bit that will appeal […]
10/21/2009, Christian Dior is a name synonymous with fashionistas, and this time round the luxury brand will be offering their second generation cellpone which will hit the market in time for the holiday season this year. The new models will be gold plated while featuring black PVD coats that are encrusted with sapphire crystals. You can’t just buy these off the shelf as they will need to be available on special […]
10/21/2009, Looks like Verizon Wireless is slowly but surely expanding their range of Android-powered phones with the latest being the Motorola Calgary which will also be able to enjoy the MOTOBLUR social networking-like interface in lieu of the standard Android 2.0 release on the Droid. Other features available on the Motorola Calgary include an optical trackpad, a Sidekick-like design, a 3-megapixel camera, Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS navigation capability and a microSDHC memory […]
10/20/2009, Verizon Wireless looks all set and ready to roll out the BlackBerry Storm2 9550 in the US, where it is now available in its virtual 360-degree view glory. Apparently, the release date is touted to have been postponed to sometime in the middle of next month onwards, which means you have at least four more weeks to go before being able to handle a 480 x 360 resolution touchscreen display […]
10/20/2009, A Mozilla app will be making its way to the iPhone soon, but the general public are still wonder just what this new application will be like – at least Mozilla’s CEO John Lilly claims that this will “surprise people” – hopefully in a good way, that is. Could a Mozilla Firefox server be making its way to the iPhone, and will Apple even allow that in the first place?
10/20/2009, Acer’s Android-powered Liquid A1 smartphone is now ready to take pre-orders, retailing for approximately $570 (after conversion) from Expansys Spain from November 28th onwards. This will be the first Qualcomm Snapdragon CPU-powered smartphone in the world that runs Android 1.6 with Acer UI 3.0, where other specifications include a 3.5″ WVGA touchscreen display, GSM and HSDPA connectivity, Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS navigation, a 3.5mm headset jack, Facebook/Flickr/Twitter integration and a 5-megapixel […]
10/20/2009, Not because the Jabra Stone is so heavy that wearing it on your ear will cause you to lose balance, but because Jabra has come up with a truly stunning design for the Stone to turn heads wherever you go. It will be announced officially come this October 20th, boasting a couple of modes – voice calls and music. The exterior will be a touch sensitive shell in place of […]
10/20/2009, The Urbano Barone handset was specially manufactured for folks who fall under the 40 to 50 age range, although we think that the design is way too modern for the more senior among us to use. Being an extremely basic handset in Japan, it just goes to show how advanced the country is with features that include a 5-megapixel AF camera, a microSDHC memory card slot, Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS support […]
10/20/2009, Research firm Gartner Inc. recently made a forecast on the smartphone operating system market by the time the next summer Olympics come about, touting Google’s Android to be the second most dominant smartphone operating system, staying behind Nokia’s Symbian OS while being ahead of the BlackBerry and Apple iPhone OS (in that particular order). Do you think you will be part of the 18% Android users in 2012?
10/20/2009, phoneArena took the Acer beTouch E200 for a run, and here’s what they have to say about it. Ultimately, we think the major advantage of the Acer beTouch E200 is its low price. However, we would advise you not rush for it. Instead, take a look at the HTC Touch2 and Samsung OmniaLITE – these two offerings deliver more and better features, while still keeping the price reasonable. HTC’s and […]
10/20/2009, Remember those slider handsets that are able to end your calls simply by sliding them back into place? The Palm Pre surprisingly doesn’t do that – at least not until the most recent patch was released. This patch will also enable features on the Palm Pre including forwarded text messages, LED light for alerts and inclusion of pages to the app launcher among others.