Friday, August 26, 2011

Xperia neo V - the first smartphone Sony Ericsson running Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread

Sony Ericsson has announced that soon all smartphones series Xperia - PLAY, Arc, neo, pro, mini, mini pro, active and ray - will update the Android OS to version 2.3.4. Well, the first device company, initially running Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread, was Xperia neo V, announced today.
Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V

The basis of a novelty - the single-chip system Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8255, equipped with a single core CPU at 1 GHz. RAM - is unknown, but the built-in flash memory - 320 MB. In the configuration of the product includes a slot for memory cards microSD (2GB media included in box), two cameras (5 megapixel resolution rear allows you to record video resolution of 720p, the resolution front - 640 x 480 pixels), the receiver GPS, radio, adapter Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

The smartphone is tightly integrated with social network Facebook, Twitter and service Google Talk. In addition, the device have been used are proprietary technologies and features Sony Ericsson, TrackID, and as xLOUD, Mobile BRAVIA Engine.
Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V

Size Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V - 116 x 57 x 13 mm, weight - 126 grams, battery capacity - 1500 mAh. The manufacturer's maximum battery life in talk mode devices in the network GSM - nearly 7 hours of music playback - 31 hour, watching the video - almost 7.5 hours.

New on sale in the fourth quarter in three colors: white, blue and silver. About the price of Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V while nothing is said.

Source: SonyEricsson

Monday, August 22, 2011

Creative launches a wireless headset Tactic3D Omega supports THX TruStudio Pro

Announced in January this year, the wireless headset Creative Tactic3D Omega finally went on sale. The model has been used a number of technologies THX TruStudio Pro, including:

Crystalizer - in real-time restores sound quality lost as a result of compression;
Surround - creates the impression that the sound source is located above or below the listener, anywhere in the surrounding area;
Smart Volume - monitors the volume level in a timely manner by increasing and decreasing the gain to avoid dips and spikes;
Dialog Plus - improves the playback of the voice range, facilitating the perception of dialogue;
Speaker - boosts the bass level without compromising sound quality.


The headset is made on a steel frame, has a soft ear cushions and headband. High audio quality provide a 50-mm speakers Full Spectrum. On the left earpiece are detachable noise-canceling microphone, and off button and volume control. Blue LED lighting emphasizes the shape of the headphones.


The package includes a base station, which serves as a transmitter, cradle and battery charger simultaneously. Recommended by producer price Tactic3D Omega model is $ 199.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Motorola Introduces Superior waterproof smartphone operating system Android: DEFY

Manufacturers do not make us happy every week previews secure smartphones running Android: as well as other specialized devices, they have a narrower audience of custom specific requirements. But in August turned out to be hot enough for such a novelty - the first Samsung demonstrated the Galaxy Xcover, and now Motorola tightened with his communicator DEFY, an improved version of last year's DEFY.
Motorola DEFY

Novelty has a waterproof, scratch-resistant housing that meets the standard IP67 (complete isolation of the device internals from dust, may be short-term immersion in water at a depth of 1 m). Strength of the display unit attached to tempered glass Corning Gorilla Glass.
Motorola DEFY

The screen diagonal of 3.7 inches has a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. Processor Speed ​​DEFY increased to 200 MHz, reaching 1 GHz, the overall performance increased by 25% (for the statements Motorola). RAM and ROM of 512 MB and 2 GB, respectively, also has a slot for memory cards microSDHC (up to 32 GB hard drive bundled 2 GB).
Motorola DEFY

Adapters available Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 2.1 and HSDPA, 5 megapixel camera with LED flash and features support autofocus. Android 2.3 is running with the shell MOTOBLUR. Battery capacity 1700 mAh considerable promise adequate battery life. First sales of Motorola DEFY will begin in September at a price of 270 euros.

Hopefully, the mobile unit Motorola, have fallen under the wing of Google, please us more emblematic devices, able to repeat the success of the clamshell blade.

Source: Motorola

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Android-smartphone Samsung Galaxy R Tegra platform 2 is officially revealed

Samsung has officially unveiled Android-smartphone Galaxy R, which serves as the basis of single-chip platform Tegra 2. Externally, the new model resembles Galaxy S II, has a metal back cover, thickness of 9.55 mm and weighs 131 g. For comparison, the flagship is made entirely of plastic, has a thickness of 8.49 mm and weighs 116.
Android-smartphone Samsung Galaxy R

The model is equipped with a screen diagonal of 4.19 inches and a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, made by technology Super Clear LCD. The composition of the said platform Tegra 2 has two core Cortex-A9 processor with a clock frequency of 1 GHz. In addition, the smartphone has 8GB of flash memory, slot for memory cards microSD, wireless adapters, Wi-Fi 802.11n and Bluetooth 3.0 module and GPS.
Android-smartphone Samsung Galaxy R

In contrast to the frontal camera, the resolution of which is 1.3 megapixel camera on the back panel has a 5 megapixel resolution, LED flash and can record high-definition video format 720p. The unit runs on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).

Galaxy R smartphone is already on sale in Sweden and will soon get to the other countries in Europe and Asia.

Source: Samsung

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Began European sales of Samsung Series 5 Chromebook with Intel Core i5

Sufficiently detailed information on the mobile computer Samsung Series 5 Chromebook, which the manufacturer calls "the world's first hrombukom" appeared in May. Then was called a base configuration price - $ 430 and the date of start of sales in the U.S. and some European countries - 15 June.

According to a posting on the website of Samsung, Series 5 Chromebook sale in the UK, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain and Italy started just today, June 24. The price of the Wi-Fi found to be 399 euros, a model with 3G - 449 Euros. In other countries, the device should appear "in the next few months," promises to Samsung.
Samsung Series 5 Chromebook

Also become familiar with all specifications of the product. However, they do not differ from those. that have been published previously. We complete only that the dimensions of computer-based users who need constant access to the Internet, are 294.6 x 218.4 x 20.3 mm. Weighs "hrombuk", equipped with a screen size of 12.1 inches and a half pounds.
Samsung Series 5 Chromebook

Make notes include a very short time - less than 10 seconds. On the keyboard, the device draws the attention of a special key search (it is located there, which usually have a key Caps Lock). On a single charge Battery Series 5 can stretch up to 8.5 hours battery can withstand up to 1000 charging cycles.

Google plans to update the specification of mobile computing Chromebook, making them more productive, says a source. "Hrombuki", originally built in the processor Atom Intel N570, Intel Core processors will be the middle segment, which will provide a significant performance boost. Google plan has already been approved by Intel, which is ready to give a discount of 10-20% in the corresponding processors.

Support the project of renovation going Chromebook company Samsung, Acer, ASUSTeK Computer and other manufacturers. Production of relevant products is expected in the fourth quarter.

Industry sources say that the 12-inch "hrombuki," promoted as a customer, "cloud computing, are at $ 50-100 more expensive than netbooks running Windows 7, but few of them are different. Coupled with an unattractive industrial design, this leads to a "disappointing" relative prices and features.

I should add that not all providers share the optimism of Google Notebook for the future of mobile computing with the Chrome OS. They believe that people who have long been accustomed to Windows with a huge selection of compatible software, it is difficult to interest than someone else, not having a clear advantage.

Source: Samsung

AMD starts selling Radeon branded RAM

AMD decided to diversify the range of manufactured products: the well-known chipsets, memory and processors are now added memory modules DDR3. These products are offered under the brand name Radeon Memory, managed to find a sentence of one of Japan's retail stores.
AMD started selling DDR3 RAM under its own brand

AMD started selling DDR3 RAM under its own brand

AMD divides memory into three series: Entertainment, UltraPro Gaming and Enterprise. In all cases, the volume of one bar is equal to 2 GB, but the speed is different: 1333 (latency CAS: 9-9-9) for the modules and Entertainment segment, 1600 (Latency CAS: 11-11-11) - modules UltraPro Gaming. In a series of Enterprise is buffered memory with error correction, which is aimed at use in servers and workstations based on processors Opteron.
AMD started selling DDR3 RAM under its own brand

AMD started selling DDR3 RAM under its own brand

Discovered in a Japanese store DDR3-1333 MHz, 2 GB, which belongs to a series of Entertainment, valued at $ 20. But the price of RAM strips other series is not reported.

Source: PC Watch

Friday, August 5, 2011

Smartphones BlackBerry Bold 9900, Torch 9810 and 9860 are officially launched

At a special event held in the British capital, the company officially introduced the BlackBerry Three new smartphone: Bold 9900, Torch 9810 and 9860. All three products are running BlackBerry OS 7, equipped with a 1.2 GHz processor and 768 MB of RAM, as well as communicating short range NFC.

BlackBerry Bold 9900, formerly known as the Bold Touch, is one of the thinnest smartphones RIM - the thickness of its hull is equal to 10.5 mm. The unit is equipped with a mechanical keyboard QWERTY, as well as touch capacitive screen diagonal of 2.8 inches at 640 x 480 pixels. Pixel density display smartphone is 287 ppi, which is pretty close to 326 ppi in the Retina Display, which is equipped with a smart phone Apple. The equipment BlackBerry Bold 9900 is a 5 megapixel camera with that lets you record video clips at 1280 x 720 pixels.
BlackBerry Bold 9900

The case design is standard for a smartphone BlackBerry, but it is made from high quality polished stainless steel.

The equipment BlackBerry Torch 9810 (also known as Torch 2) is 3.69 inch touchscreen inch 640 x 480 pixels (pixel density - 253 ppi), which equals the aspect ratio of 15:9. Thickness of the device, given a slide-out keyboard is small - 11.5 mm. In the configuration of this smartphone also listed camera with 5 megapixel with the ability to record movies in 720p resolution, and 8 GB of internal flash memory.

BlackBerry Torch 9810

As for the Torch 9860 smartphone, previously it was known under the codename of Monza. In terms of technical equipment, this unit is almost complete analog Torch 9810, not counting the retractable keyboard and screen, whose resolution is equal to 800 x 480 pixels with the same diagonal.
BlackBerry Torch 9860

Home sales Bold Smartphone 9900 and 9860 Torch in Europe scheduled for September, but the Torch 9810 to go on sale even sooner.

Source: BlackBerry