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Fujitsu And NEC To Roll Out Tizen Phones Too
Samsung does seem to be on course to roll out their Tizen-powered smartphone in due time, where the device is said to share more than just a passing resemblance to the Android-powered Galaxy S3. Other than Samsung, are there any other potential candidates out there in the market? Fujitsu and NEC look set to follow in the footsteps of Samsung, as they are about to commit themselves to roll out […]

NEC Medias W N-05E Hits Japan
NTT DoCoMo, one of the major carriers over in Japan, has just introduced their range of handsets that is set to color this spring, and the NEC Medias W N-05E is one of the more notable devices that would certainly be pleasing to the eye. This is not the first time that the NEC Medias W N-05E managed to garner the attention of the masses, as it appeared as a […]

NEC LaVie X Ultrabook Gets Launched
Following the launch of the 13.3-inch LaVie Z in May this year, NEC, the Tokyo-based consumer electronics company, is introducing its latest ultrabook that is running Windows 8. NEC says that the LaVie X is the world’s thinnest ultrabook, thanks to its 12.8mm form factor and 1.59kg weight. At 15.6-inches, the display size of the LaVie X is much larger than the LaVie Z and it also comes with a full […]

NEC DNA Analyzer Miniaturized
The word “miniaturize” is a very subjective word, and how small a particular device is really depends on what the original size is. Well, here we are with NEC and a DNA analyzer that has been shrunken down to the size of a suitcase. According to NEC, this particular DNA analyzer is capable of processing samples right at the crime or disaster scene, taking as little as 25 minutes to […]

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NEC Medias Tab UL N08-D tablet claims to be lightest 7" tablet in the world
[CEATEC 2012] Here is another superlative attached to a tablet from Japanese company NEC – the NEC Medias Tab UL N08-D tablet, which is touted to be the lightest in the world, at least for the 7″ tablet category. Underneath the hood would be Qualcomm’s SnapDragon S4 Plus Krait mobile processor that ought to be speedy enough to get most of the work done, where the NEC Medias Tab UL […]

NEC LED with built-in speaker gives you music from above
[CEATEC 2012] While everybody wants to have an audio system at home, not everyone can afford the space to have one – especially if they live in a tiny place. Well, the folks over at NEC have come up with a solution: by placing a speaker in its lights. The speakers feature Bluetooth connectivity, which can then be paired up with your smartphone/MP3 player/tablet to stream music from it. There’s no […]

Docomo Shabette Robo keeps you in the know
[CEATEC 2012] Remember the NEC PaPeRo robot that was said to possibly end up in homes this year? Well, it looks like we’re a step closer to seeing that happen. At the moment, it is available as a research prototype for developers but not regular consumers like you and me and Docomo wants to change that. At this year’s CEATEC, the Japanese company showed off its Shabette Robo. Seeing how […]

NEC tablet spotted at the FCC
The FCC has just gotten their hands on what seems to be a tablet from NEC that offers 3G connectivity support. The amount of information from this FCC filing is as scant as a strand of hair on Kojak’s head, so we will just have to feel our way around with our fingers this time around. Apart from standard Wi-Fi connectivity, we do know that the upcoming NEC tablet will […]

NEC unveils 13.3" LaVie Z ultrabook
In an industry where ultrabooks are starting to gain momentum in mainstream adoption, we guess we’re not surprised to learn that NEC has outed a new ultrabook of their own. Dubbed the LaVie Z, this is an ultrabook by NEC that has gone with the use of magnesium alloy over the preferred aluminum material for its chassis. We’re not sure how much more sturdy it will be compared to its […]

NEC VersaPro VZ Windows 7 tablet
You know that Microsoft has taken their upcoming operating system known as Windows 8 seriously, and intend to continue the good work where Windows 7 left off. Well, for those who are looking at an alternative tablet device, the NEC VersaPro VZ might be just the big ticket item that you have been looking for, where it will run on the Windows 7 operating system. It will feature a 12.1” […]

NEC 909e launched in China
NEC has been on a roll with Android phones recently, pushing out quite a large number of devices over the past few months. Well the company has just announced a new device recently, this time targeting the China market. Called the 909e, the Android phone will feature waterproof, dustproof, and shockproof capabilities. While it might not have the latest specs, compared to today’s devices, the phone can withstand some abuse.The […]

LED ceiling light has built-in wireless speaker
NEC Lighting has taken one of Thomas Edison’s most famous inventions – the light bulb, and injected it with wireless speaker capability. Of course, we are talking about this light bulb being power efficient in order to keep up with the times, hence it comes in the form of an LED ceiling light, where you are able to control it with your smartphone using an Android app. Once a Bluetooth […]

NEC to make bendy screens possible with super-thin batteries
It looks like we’re one step closer to being able to own devices with flexible screens. The folks over at NEC announced that they are developing a super-thin battery that could be incorporated into credit cards or bendable screens. These batteries are called organic radical batteries (ORB) and can be printed into circuit boards that are only 0.33mm thick. They are also flexible enough to be used in bendy screens […]

NEC reveals three mysterious smartphones to be launched at MWC
With MWC around the corner, no doubt there are tons of manufacturers looking to show off their latest goods and looking to add to that list would be NEC. The company has been known to put out some pretty decent handsets, but due to its availability being limited to Japan, they have never really quite taken off the way that they should have, although hopefully that might change with their […]

NEC smartphone technology will route your call to voice mail when you're driving
We all know that driving while talking on the phone is a bad idea, and NEC has an upcoming piece of technology that they plan to debut at MWC 2012 that will help to remedy that. Supposedly this piece of technology embedded into our smartphones will help detect how “fast” the user is moving and will then route that the call onto a path more appropriate, such as a regular […]

DoCoMo to release MEDIAS LTE N-04D in Japan on February 15
If you happen to live in Japan and want to own a LTE smartphone soon, then look no further than NTT DoCoMo’s stables, as the mobile carrier is working to release the MEDIAS LTE N-04D smartphone from NEC Casio Mobile Communications a day after Valentine’s. It will run on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, and has a Qualcomm APQ8060 dual-core 1.2GHz processor running underneath the hood, in addition 16GB […]

NEC unveils AccuSync AS241W 24" display
Heads up small-medium sized business owners, if you’re shopping about for a new monitor, or several new ones for your office, you might be interested in taking a look at what NEC has recently unveiled in the form of the AccuSync AS241W 24” model, which is the latest addition to their AccuSync series of monitors which have been known to be somewhat value for money.

NEC MEDIAS N-05D Android smartphone is a mere 6.7mm thin
It looks like our good friends over in Japan are getting themselves yet another cool Android device that we may never get our hands on, but we can still hope, right? Either way, NEC has recently unveiled their latest Android smartphone dubbed the MEDIAS ES N-05D which will be making its way onto Japan’s NTT DoCoMo network some time in February or March this year.

NEC developing "super-resolution" technologies for sharper image magnification
Do you watch crime shows a lot, like CSI for example? If you do, you’re probably familiar with how the crime lab technicians have this amazing ability to zoom in on photos and sharpen the images, thus revealing the face or license plate of their suspect. This technology isn’t entirely accurate but it appears that NEC is looking to turn that into a reality with the development of super-resolution technologies.

NEC announced waterproof Medias PP N-01D Android smartphone
If there was yet another phone from Japan that the rest of us around the world wouldn’t mind getting our hands on would be the NEC Medias PP N-01D. This Android smartphone has been announced for release on NTT DoCoMo’s network for the 9th of December and assuming NEC’s plans to launch their phones internationally is still on track, there’s a good chance we might be seeing this phone launch […]