LG may have already launched its curved smartphone some months ago, but that’s not stopping the Koreans from displaying its G Flex smartphone at the front and centre of its MWC 2014 booth. As one of the first smartphones in the world to feature curved plastic OLED display, we naturally had to take a closer […]
LG’s curved G Flex is no one trick pony. Besides being a curved phone, the back cover is also self-healing. Minor scratches and scuffs can actually disappear within minutes on the G Flex’s back cover, and it’s down to a special coating on the cover. To see it for ourselves, the staff at the LG […]
Apart from announcing new partners and features for Windows Phone, Microsoft was also on stage at its media conference in Mobile World Congress 2014 to talk about Windows 8. The company then announced a new update for Windows 8.1 that will be released to customers this spring.
Tablets and smart band are not the only new products that Huawei has brought along to Mobile World Congress 2014. There is also the new Huawei Ascend G6 smartphone, which seems like an incarnation of Ascend P6 that the company released last year. But is that really the case?
Now that we’ve seen some of the more mainstream smartphones in the market – Sony Xperia Z2, Samsung Galaxy S5 and LG G Pro 2, how many of you think that they all look pretty much the same as the previous generation flagship? You’re not alone, sadly, it has become a habit for manufacturers to […]
Apart from all the usual new smartphone announcements, MWC is also a place where other manufacturers are showing off their gadgets including this “i’m Tracer”, a GPS tracker made for children. Equipped with a GPS module and a GPS radio, the bracelet is designed so you can easily keep tab on your kids not just […]
BlackBerry has announced their next two phones in the Z3 and Q20. The 5inch Z3, which was codenamed Jakarta, will be launched in Indonesia in April – with more markets to join it after than. This might be a strategy from BlackBerry to alternate between Indonesia and Malaysia for the initial market. The Z3 is […]
HTC has announced an initiative to combine the processing power of Android phones to assist researchers in their efforts to solve some of the biggest mysteries of science. The “HTC Power To Give” initiative, takes advantage of an app that runs in the background while the phone is charging and connected to WiFi.
Now that Samsung has finally taken the curtains off one of the most exciting products in the entire MWC 2014 show – the Galaxy S5, how does it stack up against all the other flagship smartphones from mainstream companies like Sony and LG? Both Sony and LG have already made their announcements for their flagship […]
On top of all the other announcements, Alcatel also showed off a “smartbook” concept at the on-going MWC 2014 show. So, what’s a smartbook? No, it’s not an electronic book or ebook reader, rather, the smartbook from Alcatel is a notebook that is powered by your smartphone. The image above features a aluminum laptop from […]
If there is one brand that I personally didn’t expect to come and deliver new products (in public) at Mobile World Congress this year, that brand would be HTC. This is mainly because HTC has scheduled another press conference in March where its next high-end flagship device is expected to be announced there. Nevertheless, HTC […]
Qualcomm’s slow upgrading of its processor lineup continues with the quadcore Snapdragon 610 and octacore Snapdragon 615. Both of these new chips are of the 64-bit variant, and are based on the Cortext A53 architecture. Which means they trade off some power to gain the ability to support the new ARMv8 instruction set.
We got plenty of time before the Samsung Unpacked event goes live at 3AM later but it seems like someone has jumped the gun and posted photos of the event’s star attraction: the Samsung Galaxy S5. With that, don’t click on the Read More link below if you don’t want to be spoiled further but […]
WhatsApp rise to fame was due to its extremely easy to use, inter-platform messaging. However, the company is not done yet though as WhatsApp has announced a new feature that will be made available to its customers soon. Believe it or not, the said feature is voice calls.
At the on-going MWC 2014 show in Barcelona, it looks like Lenovo too has got something to show off. The Chinese company just took the curtains off three new budget Android smartphones – the Lenovo S660, S850 and S860. The S860 is the most powerful one of them all featuring a 1.3GHz MediaTek CPU beneath […]
In general, there were quite a number of good news for Nokia fans from Barcelona today. One such news is that BlackBerry Messenger is coming to Nokia Lumia devices, as confirmed by Stephen Elop during the company’s MWC press conference. The app is not exclusive to Lumia devices though as it will also be made […]
After being rumoured for far too long, the Android-based Nokia X is finally official. The device which uses the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) brew of the operating system, it comes in three different flavours: Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL.
Apart from the high end stuffs – Sony Xperia Z2 and Z2 Tablet, Sony also has something for the budget conscious at the on-going MWC 2014 event. Sony also announced the Xperia M2, the best smartphone technology in its class. According to Sony, the Xperia M2 is the slimmest 4G smartphone with the best smartphone […]
Today in Barcelona, Sony announced the successor to the Tablet Z, the Z2 Tablet. Coming in with a 10.1Inch Triluminos Display with Live Colour LED and powered by the 2.3GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 3GB RAM the Z2 Tablet shares a lot with its namesake phone in terms of design language. The Xperia […]