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Panasonic Eluga Power brings more bang to Europe

Panasonic Eluga Power brings more bang to Europe

27 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Panasonic have unveiled the Eluga Power, a bigger, better Eluga flagship. It has a 5" 1280 x 720 LCD display, a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, Android 4.0 and 8 GB of on-board storage among others. Panasonic Eluga Power The...


Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD announced, quad-core beast

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD announced, quad-core beast

27 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Huawei just went official with their latest 10-inch MediaPad, after last night's foreplay. We saw the beast on display yesterday at Huawei's press event but only now we got to learn the full specs. The MediaPad 10 FHD runs on Huawei's proprietary...


Nokia 808 PureView video and camera samples emerge

Nokia 808 PureView video and camera samples emerge

27 February, 2012 | comments (344)

The Nokia 808 PureView's 41MP camera is causing quite a stir at the MWC and we finally get to see its full-sized camera samples. Alongside the four photos are also three full HD 1080p video samples. All of them are really impressive, so let's...


ZTE announces new quad-core ICS-powered Era

ZTE announces new quad-core ICS-powered Era

27 February, 2012 | comments (15)

The Era will have a robust QHD (960 x 540) 4.3 inch screen and 8GB of internal memory, all running on a Tegra 3 chipset. It will also feature HD Voice wideband audio as well as Dolby sound. The press release also lists some huge goals by...

Tags: ZTE, MWC 2012


ZTE announces Orbit, Tango-powered smartphone

ZTE announces Orbit, Tango-powered smartphone

27 February, 2012 | comments (10)

As of now, little is known about the Orbit, save for the fact that it comes with a 5 MP camera and 4GB of internal memory, and it will run the latest version of Windows Phone, Tango. The Orbit is the second ZTE device to run Windows Phone,...

Tags: ZTE, MWC 2012


Nokia announces PureView 808 with a 41 MP sensor

Nokia announces PureView 808 with a 41 MP sensor

27 February, 2012 | comments (745)

Today at their MWC2012's press event, Nokia brought the PureView teaser to fever pitch with the 41 megapixel camera of the Symbian Belle-running Nokia PureView 808. The Nokia 808 PureView uses a 41 MP sensor, which captures image data from...


Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

27 February, 2012 | comments (73)

After many leaks, it's now official - Nokia announce the Lumia 610 at the Mobile World Congress as well as the global availability of the Lumia 900. Nokia Lumia 610 Running Windows Phone 7.5, the Lumia 610 is powered by an 800MHz single-core...


Nokia announces Asha 302, 203 and 202

Nokia announces Asha 302, 203 and 202

27 February, 2012 | comments (52)

Mary McDowell came on stage and got busy right away announcing three new Nokia Asha phones - the Asha 202, Asha 203 and Asha 302. The Asha 302 is a QWERTY messenger, while the Asha 203 is identical to the Asha 202, but with an extra SIM...


Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official

27 February, 2012 | comments (47)

We saw it on a billboard yesterday, so it is hardly a surprise. Now it is official. Samsung just took the cover off its latest Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, which features an S Pen. Unlike its 5.3" relative however, the newcomer leaves no question marks...


Intel to sell Medfield reference design through Orange

Intel to sell Medfield reference design through Orange

27 February, 2012 | comments (8)

After Lenovo and Motorola, Intel has now collaborated with Orange to bring a Medfield-based smartphone to the market. The phone in question, codenamed Santa Clara, has been designed and developed by Intel and is the same reference unit or FFRD (Form...


HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

26 February, 2012 | comments (24)

In case you were wondering how much of your hard earned to set aside for any of the just announced HTC One smartphones, we have some good news for you. The HTC One X, One S, and One V are already available for pre-order on the website of UK retailer...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

26 February, 2012 | comments (108)

The Mobile World Congress 2012 has closed its doors and what a wild ride it was. We saw all sorts of new gadgets and software and we did our best to cover everything interesting in sight. We've written tons of news, blog posts and hands-on...

Tags: MWC 2012


HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

26 February, 2012 | comments (62)

HTC officially announced their MWC line-up of Android smartphones. Unsurprisingly, the devices unveiled are the flagship One X and One XL, the mid-range One S, and the starter One V. Let's start with the most interesting one. HTC One...


Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 leaked prior to announcement

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 leaked prior to announcement

26 February, 2012 | comments (18)

Just outside of the main MWC venue area, we glimpsed a billboard of an upcoming Note tablet from Samsung. Not to be confused with the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, the Galaxy Note will possibly be targeted towards a different audiences. From the ad, we can...


Sony Mobile announcing the Xperia P and Xperia U at MWC

Sony Mobile announcing the Xperia P and Xperia U at MWC

26 February, 2012 | comments (84)

We're at Sony's first MWC press event as a standalone mobile phone manufacturer. Sony gets right to it - Xperia P (rumored as Nyphon) and Xperia U (rumored as Kumquat) go official. They are the smaller versions of the Xperia S. The Xperia P...


Nokia Lumia 610 pictures and details emerge

Nokia Lumia 610 pictures and details emerge

26 February, 2012 | comments (98)

With only hours left till Nokia's press conference at MWC, we have some fresh details and images of the upcoming announcements. Nokia Lumia 610 pictured below, will be the company's entry level Windows Phone handset. The device is expected to...


LG showcases 4X HD, Vu, 3D Max, L3, L5 and L7 at a pre-MWC event

LG showcases 4X HD, Vu, 3D Max, L3, L5 and L7 at a pre-MWC event

26 February, 2012 | comments (23)

There are no surprises over at LG Mobile Media Preview camp at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The company is showing its quad-core Optimus 4X HD, 3D Max, Optimus Vu and Optimus L7. LG's lineup at the MWC The Optimus 4X HD runs on...


Huawei announces the Ascend D quad, D quad XL, and Ascend D1

Huawei announces the Ascend D quad, D quad XL, and Ascend D1

26 February, 2012 | comments (55)

Huawei has just lifted the curtains off of its new device lineup here at the MWC, starting with the Ascend D quad and D quad XL Android smartphones. Ascend D quad The Ascend D quad features Huawei's very own K3V2 quad-core processor with...


ICS-running Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 unveiled, hands-on inside

ICS-running Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 unveiled, hands-on inside

26 February, 2012 | comments (59)

Samsung just announced the latest addition to their tablet lineup with the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. The slate is built around a 10.1” PLS LCD and runs on the latest Android release – 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The screen resolution of the Samsung Galaxy...


Samsung announces Galaxy Beam with built-in projector

Samsung announces Galaxy Beam with built-in projector

26 February, 2012 | comments (111)

The MWC 2012 is just about to start and Samsung already has already announced a new phone. The first of what we believe is a long list of phones to come is the Galaxy Beam, whose pièce de résistance is a built-in projector. The projector uses a 15...