News: Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014
Forget the Amazon Fire Phone, Chinese firm Estar has unveiled the world's first holographic smartphone. Looking like something out of Star Wars, the Takee 1 claims to generate holographic images with its four front-facing cameras. Is it truly holographic? Watch the video and decide for yourself.
Microsoft is said to be working on two new touch phones with support for 3D gestures somewhat akin to the Kinect gaming console. Early details within.
A leaked promotional flyer in China appears to reveal the iPhone 6's launch date and pricing details. Hit the link to find out more!
Monday, 21 Jul 2014
There's a chance the latest leaked photos and specifications may dampen your expectations for the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 4 flagship smartphone, which is expected to be announced tomorrow.
The latest firmware introduces 14 new improvements and a new feature to the recently available ASUS ZenFone 5.
Friday, 18 Jul 2014
In addition to laying off 18,000 workers, Microsoft also confirmed that it will abandon the Nokia X family of smartphones in favor of lower-cost Lumia devices.
Microsoft announced that it will be laying off 18,000 employees, which represent approximately 14 percent of its workforce. Out of that number, a majority is coming from the company's newly acquired Nokia Devices and Services unit.
Thursday, 17 Jul 2014
With companies like Xiaomi and Oppo coming out of China, it's given room for a new challenger to enter the market. The name of that challenger? ZOPO Mobile.
There's a chance that Xiaomi's July 22 launch event will see the unveiling of two refreshed models of the Redmi and Redmi Note with 4G LTE connectivity.
ImmerVision's new 3.8mm panomorph lens is designed to be integrated into smartphones and wearable devices, and it's already entered production.