Thursday, June 23, 2011

Sony Ericsson announced two new smartphone - Xperia ray and Xperia active

CommunicAsia 2011 exhibition has become an arena for the prime minister will not only Nokia, but the company SonyEricsson. Last event brought to Singapore just two completely new models in the Xperia: ray and active. And if the first executed in the spirit of the other members of the lineup, the design is not without recent active notok that can come to taste the followers of an active lifestyle.

Dimensions Xperia ray (before the unit was known under the code name Urushi) - 111 x 53 x 9,4 mm, weight 100 grams. The product is equipped with touch screen diagonal of 3.3 inches a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and covered with mineral glass, 300 MB internal flash memory and the processor. Basis of products - single-chip system Qualcomm Snapdragon, equipped with a CPU, clocked at 1 GHz, and GPU Adreno 205.


Xperia ray

Among other things, equipped smartphone - a basic camera with 8.1 megapixel image sensor which uses the back illumination, a slot for memory cards microSD (supports media up to 32 GB), adapters, 3G (HSPA), Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the receiver GPS, Micro USB port and 3.5mm jack for headphones. Smartphone battery capacity - 1500 mAh.

The main feature in the performance Xperia active - housing that is protected from falling into the water and dust. In this case, the screen is also resistant to scratches, but even more interesting is not it, but that the display, according to developers, is able to clearly recognize the touch of wet hands.

Dimensions of the device - 92 x 55 x 16.5 mm, weight - 110.8, the device is also equipped with a processor running at 1 GHz, but the resolution of the camera here is a 5 megapixel (though in both cases supported by video in 1280 x 720 pixels) and screen size is 3 inches at 320 x 480 pixels. The amount of internal memory - 320 MB memory, microSD slot is there.

Xperia active

Xperia active, as well as the ray, equipped with adapters, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 3G (HSPA), which adds to the receiver GPS, radio and a standard headphone jack. Battery capacity unit - 1200 mAh.

Both smartphones are running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, and their debut is expected in the third quarter of this year. As for prices, something about them until the information is not available.

Source: Sony Ericsson

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Acer has shown at Computex 2011 smartphone running Windows Phone 7

A landmark event took place at the recently concluded Computex Taipei 2011: Acer has demonstrated to her its first smartphone running Windows Phone 7.1 Mango. Novelty designation W4.
Acer W4

The device is based on a single-chip single-core platform Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8255 - exactly the same used in smartphones HTC Incredible S, Desire S, Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc, Xperia Neo and some other mobile devices. The equipment of the new items include a capacitive touch screen 3.6-inch diagonal 480 x 800 pixels, 8 GB of flash memory, 5 megapixel camera resolution, adapters, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1 EDR.
Acer W4

Dimensions of the device - 116 x 59 x 12 mm. The smartphone comes with a lithium-ion battery 1300 mAh. Whereas not the most outstanding characteristics can be assumed that the price of Acer W4 will be significantly lower than the price of flagship smartphones running WP7. As for launch date news, that is, roughly, mid-late fall. By the way, then the same must be some more new smartphones running Windows Phone 7 - as we reported earlier.

Source: AVING

images of the smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i and preliminary information about him

Source has published preliminary information about the smartphone ST18i, prepared for release by Sony Ericsson, and a gallery of images of this product.

smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

The basis of the device under the symbol Urushi was single-chip system in a configuration which includes processor ARMv7, clocked at 1 GHz, and the graphics processor Adreno 205. Most likely, this single core model Qualcomm Snapdragon.
smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

At the disposal of the CPU is 335 MB of RAM.
smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

The smartphone is equipped with a screen size of 3.2 inches, a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels.
smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

The equipment also includes a camera with 8 megapixels, which supports recording video in high definition format 720p.
smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

The device will be equipped with Google Android 2.3.3 (Gingerbread). Roughly, its output is expected in September.

smartphone Sony Ericsson ST18i

Other data about the Sony Ericsson ST18i unavailable.

Source: GSMArena

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

ASUS introduced at Computex 2011 multimedia notebook ASUS N45SF, N55SF and N75SF

At Computex 2011 ASUS showed a huge range of new products: from hybrid smart phone and tablet Padfone to prototype mainboard with the processor socket LGA 1366 and 2011. Was extensive and the exposure of portable laptops: the company demonstrated the netbooks on the platform Intel Cedar Trail, «ultrabuki" UX series and inexpensive slim netbook Eee PC X101, as well as the range of new multimedia notebooks NH5SF, which will be discussed below.
ASUS N45SF

Laptops NH5SF series built on a hardware platform Intel Huron River, equipped with a processor Core i3, i5, and i7 second-generation discrete graphics NVIDIA GeForce GT555 with 1 or 2 GB of memory GDDR5. The maximum amount of RAM - 8 GB, HDD - 750 GB. In the basic equipment includes laptop optical drive can record DVD, and available for a surcharge ODD that supports both read and write discs Blu-ray.
ASUS N55SF

In addition to all of the above, the laptops are equipped with built-in web-cameras, two-port interface USB 3.0, digital amplifiers Bang & Olufsen ICEpower, video outputs D-Sub and HDMI. Diagonal screen ASUS N45SF - 14 inches, N55SF - 15,6 inches, N75SF - 17,3 inch.
ASUS N75SF

All three members of the series can be equipped with six-cell batteries, and the mass of low-end model will be 2,4 kg, the eldest - 3,4 kg. Retail sales, the ASUS NH5SF should begin in July this year. Information about prices, will appear later.

Source: VR-Zone

Crux Loaded for $ 250 makes the iPad netbook

"If after buying a tablet iPad you're disappointed with your purchase, do not rush to throw it away "- this could start advertising the product shown in the illustration.
Crux Loaded for $ 250 makes the iPad netbook

Hard case, which is integrated keyboard allows you to turn in netbook iPad. Of course, this runs counter to the Apple presentation about how to use a tablet, but to a range of new users of Crux, definitely will be a godsend.

Crux Loaded for $ 250 makes the iPad netbook

Along with a keyboard, product design, called Crux Loaded includes touchpad and extra battery, extending battery life tablet to 7.5 hours.

To begin selling the device company promises this autumn. To try to turn the tablet into a useful thing to be ready to spend $ 249. Already in the program will cost $ 30 for a desktop PC, which will arrange the work in the remote desktop.

Source: Crux

Sunday, June 5, 2011

TDK begins mass production of transparent OLED display

The world's first transparent display type OLED, more precisely, his prototype was created by South Korean experts in May 2005. In October last year, TDK showed a translucent screen, ready for serial production.
TDK begins mass production of transparent OLED display

This week it was announced that series production of this product TDK has begun. Screen size UEL476 2,4 inches (36,0 x 47,9 mm ) 240 x 320 pixels. Brightness is 150 cd / sq. The display is characterized by light transmission 40%. Interestingly, when this is impossible to see what is shown on the screen, looking at him from the back side.

According to the producer, the world's first serial transparent display type OLED. His main field of application is called to use as the main display of cellular phones and other mobile devices.

Source: TDK

starting sales date of tablet Acer Iconia M500 running MeeGo

The fact that Acer support MeeGo, it became known a year ago. This week, the opportunity to get acquainted with the practical benefit of this decision. The company has shown at Computex 10 - inch plate Iconia M500.
Named the starting date sales tablet Acer Iconia M500 running MeeGo

Novelty is the first product series M. It is built on a platform of Intel Atom (Moorestown) and running MeeGo. In size and appearance of the tablet is very similar to another model from the range of Acer - A500 running Android. Identical size and screen resolution: 10.1 inches and 1280 x 800 pixels, respectively.

Top MeeGo installed custom shell, created by experts Acer. The emergence of Acer M500 tablet running MeeGo in sales expected by the end of the year.

Source: Engadget

Toshiba Thrive tablet final price and date of start sales

Sales of tablet Toshiba Thrive, which has recently appeared briefly on the online showcase J&R, according to the source, will start July 10. Accept pre- orders will begin on June 12. In addition, the prices of the three modifications mentioned device.

Tablet Toshiba Thrive

Tablet running Android 3.1 are peaceful and screen size 10.1 inches, a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The screen detects simultaneous touches.

The basis of the product was single-chip system NVIDIA Tegra 2. The configuration includes 1 GB of RAM, a camera resolution of 2 and 5 megapixel, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11n, gyroscope, accelerometer, light sensor, a slot for memory cards format SD, GPS, HDMI and USB ( USB and mini- USB). The design of the tablet provides for the replacement battery user.

Depending on the amount of flash memory price is $ 429 (8 GB), $ 479 ( 16 GB ) and $ 579 (32 GB ).

Source: TechConnect Magazine