Posts Tagged ‘Phone Reviews’

Mobile News Presents Nokia’s 4G Windows Phone | Phone Reviews Special

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Nokia has been trying to regain its popular status in the mobile marketplace. The mobile phone maker was sticking so long with its Symbian operating system while Apple and Google started to steal the show with their iOS and Android operating system respectively.

Few years back Nokia was the most popular in mobile phones along with Motorola and BlackBerry. They seemed to be virtually indestructible and they got great phone reviews.

Now, recent devices of Nokia get good phone reviews saying they are good looking good and interesting with a new Microsoft supported OS. However, they are not yet popular in the marketplace and would have to compete with the new technologies from other smartphones.

Particularly, the Nokia Lumia 710 got good phone reviews. Nokia said that the Lumia 710 is the first 4G Windows phone in America. There are more models to be released soon including the Lumia 800 which is already available in some foreign markets. Also, the most anticipated 900 will be coming soon. With its move to change OS, it seems that Nokia is ready to take on the competition.

The Lumia 710 operates with Windows Phone 7.5 OS, also known as Mango. It is totally different from Nokia’s phone in the past. It has a 1.4 gigahertz processor which is comparable to the fast phones available in the market today that cost a lot more.

The Lumia has a slightly tacky back covering that allows it not to easily slip out of your hands. Overall, the device seems to be designed with simplicity in mind.
This phone is only cheap in its quality. It is only sold for around $50.

Mobile News: The Magic in Sony Xperia Sola

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Mobile news – Sony Mobile Communications announced the newest addition to its portfolio of Android smartphones, the Xperia Sola. The new Android powered Xperia is complete with Sony technology boasting the company’s premium entertainment and innovative floating touchTM navigation. The Xperia Sola is equipped with Xperia SmatTags, allowing users to experience the convenience of changing settings and applications of their smartphones that would best fit their lifestyle. Xperia Sola is available in black, white and red colors.

The floating touch of magic technology is making its debut in Xperia Sola. This technology allows users to navigate the web by just hovering their finger above the screen to have a moving cursor. Once users found the desired link it can be highlighted and to open the page, a simple tap is all it needs. Floating touch promises to evolve through software updates and engagement with developers to always give consumers new user functionality and applications.

Everyday smartphone experience has never been the same with NFC enabled Xperia Sola that comes with two NFC SmartTags. Launching a pre-configured profile can be done by simply touching an NFC Android smartphone on a SmartTag. Users can personalized up to 10 commands with the two SmartTags.

Moreover, Xperia Sola boasts high quality clarity with its Reality Display technology made possible by Mobile BRAVIAR Engine. Other features that come with Sola are xLOUD and 3D surround sound audio technology for loud and crisp sound delivery, and a 1GHz dual-core for blazing fast performance.

Camera capturing is also fast with Xperia Sola in which it only takes a little over a second from sleep to snap with a single key press.

Video and music lovers can enjoy premium entertainment with Sony Entertainment Network through Video Unlimited and Music Unlimited.

e Mobile News .net (c) 2012

About HTC Rezound |Mobile News

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

HTC introduces its all new Rezound which is bigger and faster with a 4.3 super LCD display with 1280 by 720 resolution. Its size is designed for watching videos and playing video games with a weight of 6oz which makes it more solid – though it’s heavy.

Rezound will have a simple design with a 2 mega-pixel front facing camera and 8 mega-pixels with two LED flash at the back. As usual, the handset has the four standard Android navigation buttons which are Home, Back, Search and Menu. The back case is made of rubber which is smooth enough to make your hand feel nicely and not to forget, it has a power button and a volume rocker.

The device has a 1.5GHz Dual-core Snapdragon Processor for faster and greater graphics experience in terms of video gaming like Gran Theft Auto 3 and Dead Space. But unfortunately, the device is not good enough to handle long time with surfing and playing games. It has a short battery life span, in just 3 hours of playing games, surfing the net and downloading apps, 70 percent of a full battery are wasted. You can also choose preset settings regarding the battery consumption but if you are smartphone gamer or internet user then it is essential for you to buy the extended battery pack.

About the display, it’s not really faster. After exiting an app, lag occurs but not all the time like a nuisance of your daily use.

In terms of internet connection, Rezound is equipped with Verizon’s blazing fast LTE network which allows downloading and uploading faster from a fast connection source. It was all good, even calling to a friend; it gives a high quality audio without noise and hiss even you are in public places.

As Google releases its Ice Cream Sandwich firmware, Rezound will only have the Android 2.3 which is Gingerbread but equipped with preloaded software like Blockbuster Mobile, Slacker Radio, Polaris Office, and the Amazon Kindle app, even the full version of Need For Speed Hot Pursuit, the demo version of Let’s Golf 2 and other entertaining apps are also installed in the device.
The device will have exclusive features from HTC sense running the Gingerbread like opening a new app even the phone is lock and running programs are listed at the notification bar for simple multitasking.

The device will have the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich soon.

Just like iPhone and other smartphone, Rezound is also equipped with Beats Audio for better listening experiences. You need to use headphones that are Beats Audio compatible for better music listening experiences. Beats Audio does play good, especially when the software is enabled. The music is detailed and musky at all. Don’t worry about the headphone; HTC Rezound is packed with a Beats Audio compatible headphone and much better than other headphones now a day.

The HTC Rezound buffs faster for watching movies online using its LTE. Its size is enough to be contented in watching movies. With regards to the camera, the 8 mega-pixels give average image quality when outdoor, but little bit poor when in dimly lit environments. It also gives poor images when in a bright areas, it’s like the colors were washed out and sometimes it contains with reddish tint. About the 2 mega-pixel front-facing camera, it does well but not for vain images.

About Rezound video recording capability, it can manage to record video in a highest resolution 1080p and also good in recording audios. It is not really much good than video recorders, you will see a jelly effect while capturing a video, it’s like the device is buffering while capturing. But what makes the device astonishing is that it features panorama effect.

In generalization, HTC Rezound is one of the best, smarter and faster smartphones. If you are looking for a phone for your gaming interests or for internet purposes then Rezound is the ideal smartphone that you are looking for. But every best smartphones has its own kryptonite; like Rezound consumes a lot of battery’s power.

Samsung has just released its Galaxy Nexus and HTC now has its Rezound. Choosing the best smartphones must depend upon your interest for your convenience. Though Galaxy Nexus is supported with Ice Cream Sandwich, you can still wait if you are patient enough for Ice Cream Sandwich to hit Rezound. (c) 2012

The Latest Mobile News and Reviews in 2011

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

In any business, the end of the year is almost always exciting since this is the time when companies want to sell out their new products and services. In mobile industry, manufacturers want to promote their high end handsets before Christmas season rush and retailers are competing to get attention from customers by offering low prices. The following are some of the mobile phones that make wave to the market recently which you may want to have.

Android lovers may want to try the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. The phone is the first to run Android 4.0 and boast a 4.65 inch Super AMOLED screen with 720p resolution. Although its 1.2GHz dual core processor is a lot lesser compared to the HTC Sensation XE or to the incoming quad core chips expected in 2012, it is still a good phone because of the fact that Google has chosen this handset as its flagship portal to Android 4.0.

Apple fans may have been so interested on the details about the new iPhone 4S and have spent some time in the internet before it was launched. Now that it is available, there is no reason not to upgrade. The iPhone 4S has a lot of features found in iPhone 4 but the former boasts a dual core processor, 8 megapixel camera and Siri personal assistant software. Additionally, the iOS 5 operating system would most likely make the software updating and data synchronising much faster and simpler than it has been in the past.

Nokia Lumia 800 may get the taste of mobile users who want something a little bit different. The phone uses Windows Phone 7.5 as operating system and features 1.4GHz processor with a 3.7 inch AMOLED screen. It has 8 megapixel camera and a polycarbon unibody chassis. Many experts believe that Lumia 800 represents the effort of Nokia to develop a mobile phone that has balance of form and functionality.

In modern market, most mobile phones could be grouped as smartphones but there are still feature phones which specifically cater the need of a certain group of customers. The Sony Ericsson Xperia Active is specifically targeted to those individuals who like to get active outdoors. It runs with specially adapted Sony Ericsson version of Android and designed to resist dust, dirt, water and damage with the help of its tough glass front, rubberise rear and sturdy metal surround. (c) 2011