Saturday 24 August 2013

Xolo Q1000S revealed,packs a beast at just 7mm thick

Xolo has officially revealed its Q1000S flagship smartphone in India. The latest addition comes with an elegant design and is only 6.98mm thick. Xolo Q1000S also offers impressive features and hardware specifications for the price tag it carries.

Xolo Q1000S key specifications

  • 5-inch 720p IPS display with OGS technology,which makes the display more vibrant.
  • 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8125/8389  processor 
  •  PowerVR™ Series5XT Graphics
  • 1GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory along with MicroSD card slot
  • 13 megapixel rear camera with BSI 2 sensor
  • 5 megapixel front facing shooter
  • Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
  • 2,500mAh battery
Despite being so slim, the company claims that the battery lasts for about 53 hours on music playback, up to 327 hours stand-by on 3G and 425 hours on 2G or up to 22.5 hours of 2G, 12.5 hours of 3G talk-time.
Xolo Q1000S is priced at INR18,999 (about $300) and will be available by mid-October. 

More press shots and metal chassis of Sony Xperia Z1 leaked

The Sony Xperia Z1,also known as 'Honami', has leaked once again, this time through a press image via a facebook  page. This latest image shows the device in three colors: black, white and purple.The colors are identical to the ones the Xperia Z is sold in and the device itself looks remarkably similar.
One major difference between the exterior of the Z and the Z1, however, is the metal frame that runs around the device.

The Xperia Z1 is Sony's upcoming flagship Android smartphone that has been rumored for quite some time now. It is said to have a 5.0-inch FullHD display, quad-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB RAM, 20 megapixel camera and all the other stuff you expect from a flagship Android device .
The Xperia Z1 is expected to be revealed officially on September 4 at an event in Berlin.

Tuesday 20 August 2013

Sony Honami press render leaked,dubbed as Xperia Z1

According to the latest buzz in the rumor-mill the latest flagship from sony might end up being called Xperia Z1 (or Sony Xperia Z One) . the device previously known as Xperia i1 Honami has been leaked numerous times. however  a few press shots of the Xperia Z1 popped in today, but they are sadly rather low in resolution. The renders reveal that the phone is going to be available in three colors - white, black and purple. The other thing they confirm is the glass back of the phone, reminiscent of the original Xperia Z.
              According to previous leaks its  almost confirmed that the device packs the powerful Snapdragon 800 chipset with Adreno 330 GPU and quad-core Krait 400 CPU(2.3GHz). It runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with Sony's Xperia UI on top. Its also expected to be dust and water resistant like its predecessor.
The smartphone's main selling point is its 20.7 MP camera, rumored to support 4K video recording and backed up by a Xenon and LED flash combo.
The Sony Xperia Z1 will be officially unveiled on September 4 at a pre-IFA event in Berlin.
stay tuned for more updates.

Sunday 18 August 2013

LG G2 officially announced,snapdragon 800 confirmed

LG has finally announced their latest flagship - the LG G2. the phone has an ultra-slim bezel and the lacks any hardware keys on the front.The only hardware key is actually positioned on the back. It's actually a combo of several buttons in one. That's the power/sleep key dead center along with the volume keys. The volume keys also double as shortcuts for the camera and Quick Memo feature. 
The LG G2 is powered by a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 chipset with 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 330 GPU.  The G2 is the first phone to launch on a world-wide scale with Qualcomm's flagship processor
The storage capacity is set at either 16GB or 32GB. along with a microSD slot for expandable storage The 13MP camera is on par with the rest of the top notch hardware. It's got optical image stabilization (OIS) and can record FullHD 1080p videos in up to 60fps.
The LG G2 also has an Infrared port that can be used to remotely control home entertainment devices by learning from their conventional remotes. Connectivity-wise, the LG G2 makes use of the latest generation LTE-A connectivity (up to 150Mbps), as well as dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0For power backup, the LG G2 relies on a 3,000mAh Li-Po battery.
      the device sports a 5.2-inch FullHD display, the screen is slightly bigger than the current crop of high-end smartphones.The screen is a IPS unit with a brightness rating of 450nits. The LG G2 display uses something called Graphic RAM (GRAM) to reduce power consumption up to 26% when displaying a still image. LG claims this increases the expected overall battery life by up to 10%.
        As customary for Android flagships, the LG G2 offers several proprietary features to differentiate. You can double tap on the screen to wake it up and tap again to turn it back off. The phone will readily auto answer a call when you pick it up to your ear. There is an innovative Guest mode to secure the privacy of your data when friends want to check out your new smartphone or when you hand down your phone to your kid.
Finally, you can get rid of a currently active app and minimize it by a three-finger swipe across the screen.
Speaking of multi-tasking, the G2 can store your app progress in up to three different apps. The screenshotting feature can capture a whole webpage or a long email, not just the content in your viewport.
the phone will be available soon over the next few weeks starting with north korea

update - LG G2 available for pre-order in UK, priced at £468 here