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Geeksphone Peak+ with 1GB RAM goes on pre-order for 150

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Geeksphone Peak+ with 1GB RAM goes on pre-order for 150 - read the full textGeeksphone has started taking pre-orders for the Peak+ Firefox-powered phone. Geeksphone typically makes phones targeted at devs or tech savvy enthusiast, but says the Peak+ is also ready for consumers. It's a small upgrade over the regular Peak the RAM has been doubled to 1GB and the material...

 

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Can you ship the Peak+ also to Greece?

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  • 2013-08-07 15:21
  • LH0{

> In reply to Kichu @ 2013-07-26 12:51 from vG@F - click to readWho told u.. only glance feature is not coming to l52x.. except glance whole update wil get all l520 users..
first make clear ur homework then coment dude

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  • 2013-07-27 10:00
  • Hkqw

> In reply to popye @ 2013-07-26 07:15 from t7Xi - click to readUsually the first few tries in a new direction for technology are failures, now you have support from the hardware manufactures (including companies like Sony...doesn't this look like the Google model without the Google restrictions on the members?)

As far as HD games, it's just a matter of time.

"Flash is no longer necessary to watch video or consume any kind of web content....new open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win". Steve Jobs - April 2010, "Thoughts on Flash"

Even WP8 hasn't supported 1080 and how long has MS been in the mobile game?

Give it time, see where it goes. We are just seeing the first phones with the OS and the developments will be interesting.

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  • 2013-07-26 13:07
  • inGA

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-26 08:37 from kg3T - click to readhttp://blog.gsmarena.com/the-a...ept-the-520/


Anyway, all Windows Phone 8-powered Nokia Lumia phones will get the Amber update over the air, except for the Lumia 520 and 521 (which lack the hardware support) and the Lumia 925 and 1020 (which come with Amber out of the box).

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  • 2013-07-26 12:51
  • vG@F

> In reply to popye @ 2013-07-26 08:03 from t7Xh - click to readThat's funny. Especially about ios taking down Android when it's having record sales but still losing market share. IOS isn't the cutting edge technology it was when first released.

Certainly not for the hardware. We're on the edge of seeing what happened in the PC industry happening in the mobile phone industry. Hardware will become a commodity.

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  • 2013-07-26 12:33
  • inGA

> In reply to popye @ 2013-07-26 08:10 from t7Xh - click to readEuropean Union countries like Germany, Hungary and Spain are not emerging markets.

http://www.bizjournals.com/san...-europe.html

http://linux.about.com/b/2013/...in-spain.htm

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  • 2013-07-26 12:28
  • inGA

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-26 10:40 from ajU2 - click to readiOS started the era of modern smartphones. iOS made Symbian and smartphones of the past look dumb.

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  • 2013-07-26 11:10
  • t7Xk

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-26 10:40 from ajU2 - click to readDude, first please elaborate your definitions of smart phone and feature phone. Even the guy who hates iOS to the extent will never call it a "FEATURE phone". You purely lack any knowledge of smartphones these days.

And about productivity and features. Have you ever seen an iPhone in real? Because if you did, you wouldn't have the guts to say that.

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  • 2013-07-26 11:06
  • UNUg

too expensive, add VAT to this price and its not a good deal anymore. Cortex A5, seriously, thats too weak, not only are the cores weak but the lack of cache cripples them further. Other than that i believe in FF OS, and its good that RAM is now adequate. I be getting a FF mobile as secondary unit as soon as there is a good one available, dual A9 and 1GB being minimum, and acceptable cam with led flash. Looking forward to get back to HTML5 programming, this is going to be so refreshing.

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  • 2013-07-26 10:55
  • Kg$C

> In reply to popye @ 2013-07-26 08:03 from t7Xh - click to readiOS cannot be compared to Android. It gets destroyed in terms of productivity and features by any OS out there. Even most feature-phones have things the 700-euro iPhopnes don't have. So why should people buy a very expensive feature-phone when they can get a smartphone for much less?

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  • 2013-07-26 10:40
  • ajU2

i could just have this as my second phone
if the sound quality and battery backup are good

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  • 2013-07-26 09:50
  • U22y

> In reply to avo1d @ 2013-07-26 01:01 from 60Y@ - click to readLumia 520/521 will get Amber update. Where do you get your info from?

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  • 2013-07-26 08:37
  • kg3T

> In reply to Abhishek Bhattacher @ 2013-07-26 07:43 from PGjy - click to readFirefox OS is meant to run on lowend hardware because this is only targeted to the emerging markets. It's not meant to compete directly with Android/iOS/WP.

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  • 2013-07-26 08:10
  • t7Xh

> In reply to tomakali @ 2013-07-26 07:24 from ijyk - click to readWebOS was killed even before it had been given a chance to take off. No open-source OS had been successful in the past. The only reason why Android is so successful is because of Google and Google is so popular among the masses. It's been a household name already. But iOS can definitely bring down Android if not only for the premium price of iOS devices. Windows Phone has a chance to snatch some of Android's marketshare if Microsoft will step up their game. People love Nokia's hardware. It's just the OS that's holding them back from getting a Nokia Lumia.

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  • 2013-07-26 08:03
  • t7Xh
  • Abhishek Bhattacher
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1gb RAM is not worth in these days with just dual core processor, firefox do something to dominate android and make your market use "HARDWARE INDEPENDENT OS"..

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  • 2013-07-26 07:43
  • PGjy

> In reply to BULA BENIS @ 2013-07-25 20:16 from pqyd - click to readIf Opensource WebOS cant kill android
Noway firefox of tizen or BBOS can do any harm to android.

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  • 2013-07-26 07:24
  • ijyk

Firefox OS only runs HTML5 apps. There is no HD gaming on this OS. It's the mobile counterpart of Chrome OS. Both are web browser OSes hence their names. This kind of OS is already a failure in desktop and will be a failure in mobile as well. There is no future for HTML5.

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  • 2013-07-26 07:15
  • t7Xi

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-25 18:15 from Iaa} - click to readwell...it has a battery

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  • 2013-07-26 06:03
  • mfFC

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-25 22:23 from v0Xt - click to read...not this 0s

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  • 2013-07-26 06:01
  • mfFC

oh so geeky

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  • 2013-07-26 05:59
  • mfFC

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