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First we heard about the PlayStation phone, then we read about the Sony Ericsson X12 rumours and now there are reports that a 16-megapixel Cyber-shot camera phone is on the way.
The Sony Ericsson Cyber-shot S006 has apparently been cleared by the FCC in the US indicating a release early next year – although it’s only appearing on a Japanese carrier’s website with a spring release date at the moment.
It has a 16-megapixel camera with a backlight and Exmor CMOS camera sensors, 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, inbuilt Wi-Fi connectivity, 3.3-inch touchscreen and slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Continue reading →
The Nexus S from Google is now on sale through Carphone Warehouse in the UK and it will set you back either £30-a-month or £429.99.
The Android 2.3 packing phone was meant to launch on Monday but faced a last minute delay and price drop.
As well as running Android 2.3, the phone has a four-inch curved Super AMOLED display, 1GHz processor, a dedicated Graphics Processing Unit (GPU), 16GB of internal memory, a five-megapixel camera with LED flash and Google Maps.
The dual-core Android powered LG Optimus 2X will go on sale in Europe next month.
To celebrate its launch LG has also announced that legendary film soundtrack composer Ennio Morricone will make exclusive ringtones for the powerful smartphone.
It’s thought the LG Optimus 2X will cost around £470 when it goes on pre-order.
The phone has a four-inch touchscreen, Nvidia Tegra 2 processor, Android 2.2 (with an update to Android 2.3 likely), eight-megapixel camera and is compatible with other Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) devices so you can view content stored or recorded on your phone on your TV or computer. Continue reading →
Samsung are set to launch Android handsets pre-loaded with the Mobage social gaming platform.
Millions of people around the world connect with each other through platforms like Mobage, meaning Samsung can tap directly into a vast market by ensuring this type of connectivity straight out of the box.
Kwanghyun Kwon, Senior vice president of the Media Solutions Centre at Samsung, stated: “As social gaming features rise in popularity and importance for mobile experiences, Samsung will continuously invest to provide the best experience to our consumers.” Continue reading →