Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Huawei Ascend Mate 3 Price and Specs

Huawei Ascend mate 3

The successor to Huawei's Flagship phone Ascend Mate 2, Huawei Ascend Mate 3 is expected to be announced very soon and it is rumoured to have a 6.1 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and runs on Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat) on a HiSilicon Kirin 920 chipset and a Quad-core Cortex-A15/ Quad-core Cortex-A7 processor. 
It has 3 GB RAM, 2 GB internal memory with 64 GB capacity memory card slot. For connectivity, it has Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth and 4G LTE. It has a 13 MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5 MP secondary camera. It is expected to retail at around $445 (71,200 Naira).

Samsung Galaxy Avant Features, Specs and Price

Samsung Galaxy Avant is a new mid-end phone from Samsung, it sports a 4.5 inch Capacitive touchscreen, has 1.5 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory and a 64 GB capacity memory card slot. For connectivity it has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, NFC and uses micro SIM.

The phone has a 5 MP primary camera with LED flash and a 2 MP secondary camera. It runs on Android KitKat OS, v4.4.2 on a Quad-core 1.2 GHz processor and uses a Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery with up to 372 hours standby time. It’s price is estimated at around $250 (40,000 Naira).

LG G Pad 7.0 LTE Specs and Price

LG G Pad 7.0 LTE
LG G Pad 7.0 as the name suggests has a 7 inch 800 x 1280 pixels IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. It has 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal memory with 64 GB capacity memory card slot. On the connectivity side, it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Infrared and 4G LTE.

Its rear camera is 5 MP and its front camera is 1.2 MP. It runs on Android OS, v4.4.2 KitKat on a Quad-core CPU. It uses a Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery with up to 10 hours multimedia talk time and it’s price starts at $250 (40,000 Naira).

Sony Xperia Z3 Specifications and Price

The Sony Xperia Z3 is the successor to the Xperia Z2, it sports a 5.15 inch shatter proof IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen which has a Triluminos display, uses X-Reality Engine and is IP58 certified - dust proof and water resistant over 1 meter and 30 minutes. 
The phone has 3 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory and microSD slot with up to 128 GB capacity. For connectivity, it uses Nano SIM, has Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, NFC and USB On-the-go. Its rear camera is 20.7 MP with LED flash and its front camera is 2.2 MP with 1080p quality.
The phone runs on Android OS, v4.4.4 KitKat on a Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 chipset and a Quad-core 2.4 GHz Krait 400 processor. The phone will be available in black and white colours and is expected to cost approximately $700 (112,000 Naira).

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Price, Features and Specs

Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung is expected to release the Galaxy Note 4 in this quarter of the year; its specifications are given below. It has a 5.7 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
It comes with and amazing 4 GB RAM, 16/32/64 GB internal memory with memory card slot of up to 128 GB capacity. It has a 16 MP primary camera with 3456 x 4608 pixels resolution and dual LED flash,its secondary camera is 2MP with 1080p quality.. For connectivity, it has 4G, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Bluetooth, NFC, Infrared and uses micro-SIM.

It runs on Android OS, v4.4.3 KitKat on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805/Exynos 5433 chipset and a Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 450/ Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core Cortex-A57 processor. As usual it comes with the S Pen stylus and has all the previous Samsung Features such as Air View, S Voice etc. It is expected to retail at around $810 (130,000 Naira).

Amazon Fire Phone Specs and Price

Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon Inc, popular for their online shopping platform have released a new phone called ‘Amazon Fire’. It sports a 4.7 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 both in front of the screen and back. The phone also has an amazing 3D Dynamic Perspective User Interface which was achieved by using 4 front cameras; other features are System wide tilt, auto-scroll, swivel, and peek functions.
The phone has 2 GB RAM and 32/64 GB internal memory but doesn’t have a memory card slot. For connectivity, it has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth, NFC and uses Nano-SIM. Its rear camera is 2.1MP while its rear camera is 13MP with LED flash, its speakers use the Dolby Digital Plus sound enhancement system.

The phone runs on Amazon Fire OS v3.5 (based on the Android OS) on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset and a Quad-core 2.2 GHz Krait 400 processor. It also has Unlimited cloud drive photo storage and Firefly technology. It uses a Non-removable Li-Ion 2400 mAh battery which has up to 285 hours standby time and costs $649 (105,000 Naira).

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini Speifications and Price

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini as the name suggests is the mini version of Samsung’s flagship phone, the Galaxy S5. It was announced in June 2014 and was released in July 2014. It has a 4.5 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The phone has a Fingerprint sensor which is PayPal certified, it is also dust and water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes.

The phone runs on Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) on a Quad-core 1.4 GHz processor, for connectivity it has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, WiFi hotspot, NFC and Infrared. It has 1.5 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory and microSD slot up to 64 GB, its rear camera is 8 MP with LED flash while its front camera is 2.1MP with 1080p quality. It uses a Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery with up to 10 hours talk time and up to 47 hours music play time. It’s price is around 70,000 Naira ($400).

Thursday, August 7, 2014

BBM finally Released for Windows Smartphones

Research in Motion (RIM) Inc. has finally released the much awaited BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) for the Windows phone platform which consists mainly of Nokia Lumia smartphones. Microsoft Mobile announced this on Friday, 1st August 2014 however the app is only available for smartphones running on Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

To download the app, simply visit the Windows store from your smartphone and search for ‘Blackberry Messenger’ or ‘BBM Beta’ app, then click install to download it. The app was tailored to fit into Windows OS’s Live Tile user interface, it consists of three sections  - Chats, Contacts and Feeds, all of which can be accessed by swiping through the app.


Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 Dual SIM Specs and Price

Nokia Lumia 530
Nokia Lumia 530 is a low range Dual SIM smartphone with a 4.0 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 854 pixel resolution. It has 512MB RAM, 4 GB internal memory and microSD slot up to 128GB. On the connectivity side, it has 3G, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth. Its primary camera is 5 MP, 2592 x 1936 pixels with video quality of 480p but it has no Secondary camera.


The phone runs on  Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset and a Quad-core 1.2 GHz processor. It uses a Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery (BL-5J) with stand-by time of up to 528 hours and music play time of up to 51 hours. It will be available in Bright orange, Bright green, White, Dark grey colours and its price starts at $135 (22,000 Naira).

HTC One Remix Features, Specifications and Price

HTC One Remix or HTC One Mini 2 sports a 4.5 inches Super LCD2 capacitive touchscreen with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution, protected with Corning Gorilla Glass and uses HTC Sense UI. It has 1.5 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory with microSD slot up to 128 GB; the primary camera is 13 MP with LED flash and 1080p video quality while the secondary camera is 5 MP also with 1080p video quality.

For connectivity, it uses Nano-SIM, has 4G Network, Wi-Fi, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth and NFC . It runs on Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Chipset and a Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 processor. It will be available in Gunmetal Gray, Glacial Silver colours and uses a Non-removable Li-Po 2100 mAh battery. Its price is estimated to be $440 (70,000 Naira).