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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 tastes Eclair with 720p video

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 tastes Eclair with 720p video

15 October, 2010 | comments (214)

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 owners have been waiting in the firmware upgrade lounge for what seems like ages. But Eclair is almost done cooking and it will be served with 720p video capture with continuous autofocus for an extra-sweet result. The...


Samsung I9000 Galaxy S gets the official Froyo treatment

Samsung I9000 Galaxy S gets the official Froyo treatment

15 October, 2010 | comments (262)

One of the coolest smartphones currently in existence just got even cooler. Samsung is already seeding the Android 2.2 Froyo update to I9000 Galaxy S units in selected markets and worldwide availability should come in the following days. So head...


Sony Ericsson Q3 results are out, smartphones drive sales up

Sony Ericsson Q3 results are out, smartphones drive sales up

15 October, 2010 | comments (41)

The strong performance of Sony Ericsson's smartphones has led them to a third consecutive quarter of profits. Income was up from the previous quarter and restructuring charges were significantly lower too. Here are the numbers: Sony Ericsson...


MeeGo soon to be available for some Nokia N900 dual-booting fun

MeeGo soon to be available for some Nokia N900 dual-booting fun

14 October, 2010 | comments (92)

The long wait is almost over, dear Nokia N900 owners. The Finnish company's developers are almost done porting MeeGo to the sweet QWERTY slider and promise to release it to the general public in a few days. The update will be available on the...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia C5-03 announced, brings full connectivity on the cheap

Nokia C5-03 announced, brings full connectivity on the cheap

14 October, 2010 | comments (80)

The increasingly complicated Nokia model numbering scheme just received a new entry - meet the Nokia C5-03. It's a Symbian^1 touch phone with 5MP camera, Wi-Fi and GPS and it's really lightweight - it weighs only 93 grams. Nokia...


Samsung DE suggests the Galaxy Tab should cost 799 euro. Ouch!

Samsung DE suggests the Galaxy Tab should cost 799 euro. Ouch!

13 October, 2010 | comments (70)

Samsung DE has just announced the availability of its Android-running tablet, the P1000 Galaxy Tab. Rejoice, our German friends! Or don't, because here comes the cold shower. The suggested retail price of the tablet is good 799 euro. Now if that...


Nokia N8 gets better stills, 30 fps video with continuous autofocus

Nokia N8 gets better stills, 30 fps video with continuous autofocus

13 October, 2010 | comments (141)

If you already checked the review, you would know that the Nokia N8 is the best cameraphone available by some distance. But it turns out that there's even more potential locked inside that large sensor. The latest Nokia flagship is actually capable...


Omnia 7 is free on contract in UK, HD 7 and Trophy land on Amazon

Omnia 7 is free on contract in UK, HD 7 and Trophy land on Amazon

12 October, 2010 | comments (14)

It was only yesterday when Samsung unveiled the I8700 Omnia 7 and HTC its Windows Phone 7 lineup, but it seems carriers and retailers have already solid plans for a close launch. Three UK carriers - Orange, T-Mobile and Three - will launch the Omnia...


Rugged Motorola DEFY hits it off in Germany, yours for 350 euro

Rugged Motorola DEFY hits it off in Germany, yours for 350 euro

12 October, 2010 | comments (21)

The ruggedized Eclair-serving Motorola DEFY has just made it to the market. The phone was said to head for the stores this month and, as promised, it has just started selling in Germany. The thing is priced at 350 euro. The Motorola DEFY saw...


New Palm Pre 2 may keep the old design, but will boost the specs

New Palm Pre 2 may keep the old design, but will boost the specs

12 October, 2010 | comments (16)

The French carrier SFR published some information on the yet unannounced Palm Pre 2. According to the published ad, the new phone will keep the recognizable curved design, but will have a 1Ghz CPU. SFR already removed the article from its...


WP7 Dell Lightning goes official, renamed to Venue Pro

WP7 Dell Lightning goes official, renamed to Venue Pro

11 October, 2010 | comments (31)

Dell's also joined the Windows Phone 7 party today with the announcement of Dell Venue Pro. It's a portrait slider with full QWERTY keyboard and 4.1-inch AMOLED touchscreen. Dell Venue Pro was previously rumored as Lightning. Despite its official...


HTC goes all in with 7 Surround, HD7, 7 Trophy, and 7 Mozart

HTC goes all in with 7 Surround, HD7, 7 Trophy, and 7 Mozart

11 October, 2010 | comments (34)

HTC was the biggest player in the Windows Mobile game and they plan on staying at top in the age of Windows Phone too. The Taiwanese company announced no less than 4 WP7 devices today, all of which will be available in time for the holiday season....


Samsung I8700 Omnia 7 and Focus join the WP7 arena

Samsung I8700 Omnia 7 and Focus join the WP7 arena

11 October, 2010 | comments (44)

Samsung's first Windows Phone 7 devices are now official. I8700 Omnia 7 puts the Galaxy S power into a Wave-ish body and seals it with Microsoft's new mobile operating system. The AT&T Focus shares the same specs as Omnia 7, but comes in a rounded...


LG unveils the Optimus 7 and the QWERTY-fied Optimus 7Q

LG unveils the Optimus 7 and the QWERTY-fied Optimus 7Q

11 October, 2010 | comments (11)

If you happen to have missed that, today is the Windows Phone 7 day. And the first new phones have already started surfacing in their full glory. Now, meet the LG Optimus 7 and the Optimus 7Q, the company's first WP7-driven smartphones. This...


Confirmed: HTC Schubert is HD7, first press photo emerges

Confirmed: HTC Schubert is HD7, first press photo emerges

11 October, 2010 | comments (15)

There are only a few hours left before Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 announcement and the WP7 phones are already flying from all sides. One of these is the HTC HD7 with its first official press photo. HTC HD7 or Schubert has been previously known...


Nokia C7 starts shipping, said to cost 335 euro

Nokia C7 starts shipping, said to cost 335 euro

11 October, 2010 | comments (44)

The first member of the Symbian^3 running trio, announced at this year's Nokia world is already making its way towards you. The Finnish company just announced that the C7 shipments have started rolling, making it the second Symbian^3 handset...


Sony Ericsson LiveView to come in November for 69 euro

Sony Ericsson LiveView to come in November for 69 euro

10 October, 2010 | comments (26)

We’ve got some good news for those of you waiting for the Sony Ericsson LiveView. Apparently the device will come as early as next month and will be priced at the very reasonable 69 euro (96 US dollars). The tiny accessory that can be worn as...


Sony Ericsson officially launches XPERIA X8 and Cedar

Sony Ericsson officially launches XPERIA X8 and Cedar

08 October, 2010 | comments (67)

Sony Ericsson is finally releasing the Android-based XPERIA X8 and the affordable GreenHeart Cedar. The XPERIA X8 launches with Android v1.6 Donut, but will be upgraded with v2.1 Eclair before the end of the year. Sony Ericsson XPERIA...


Three new Waves incoming, the Wave575 is the only new one

Three new Waves incoming, the Wave575 is the only new one

08 October, 2010 | comments (19)

Back in June, we heard about two new Wave phones, which targeted the mid range. It has been quiet in that bay, but finally the Waves are rolling in - and there are three of them this time around. We see the Wave575 for the first...


Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta for Android and Maemo devices

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta for Android and Maemo devices

08 October, 2010 | comments (56)

Mozilla has just unveiled the Firefox 4 Beta for devices based on the Android and the Maemo platforms. As before, the mobile version of the browser uses the same platform as the desktop one and it is optimized for mobile browsing. The Firefox...