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Sony boosts browser experience in Walkman X-series with new firmware update v1.10

Posted by dillesh on November 30, 2009

Sony focuses on improving the browser experience in their Walkman X – Series PMP’s and introduces a new firmware update as a part of it. The new update will adjust the NetFront browser to finely render the pages with faster rate and speeds up the scrolling movements on your browser. You can directly search in the Microsoft’s search engine Bing through the link provided with the update and additionally adds the ability to search your local music folders and handles the drag-and-drop of files well with a new Content Transfer app. The firmware update is available for free of cost.

[via engadget]

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Wi-Fi Certified LG Arena Max LU9400 will be coming soon

Posted by dillesh on November 29, 2009

LG to unveil a new handset Arena Max LU9400, a successor of LG Arena KM900. LG touchscreen mobile KM900 has been sold over 1 million units by August and is LG’s one of the successful Smartphone of this year. Expect its Wi-Fi Alliance Certificaiton which has been cleared on this November 20, 2009 there is nothing new to share with you about yet to make its mark of LG Arena Max LU9400.

Will update you about its specs, pricing and release date as soon as the official info is out.

[via slashgear]

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Samsung Announces Bada Mobile OS – Open Mobile Platform

Posted by dillesh on November 29, 2009

Samsung no more depends on Microsoft Windows Mobile OS, Google’s Android or Symbian, as it is developing its own mobile OS known as ‘bada’ which originally means ‘Ocean’ in Korean terms to compete with the iPhone OS, Android and Blackberry OS who have set a mark in the mobile industry. Samsung is going to present an event in London on this December 8 to demonstrate its bada and its features, is scheduled to take place at Vinopolis (Stoney St. entrance), 1Bank End, London SE1 9BU. The event will be organized by Dr. Hosco Lee, EVP and head of the Media Solution Center (MSC) at Samsung Electronics. Read the rest of this entry »

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NVIDIA unveils its first GeForce 300 series chip – GeForce 310

Posted by dillesh on November 29, 2009

As every one is enjoying the Thanksgiving Day, NVIDIA quietly introduces GeForce 310 chipset which is a direct replacement to their earlier GeForce 210 chipset. It is developed with a main intention to improve the integrated graphics performance of the machines. The new GeForce 310 offers 1080p high definition video in hardware along with the usual computing tasks irrespective to whether it is NVIDIA’s own CUDA and PhysX or more universal standards like DirectCompute and OpenCL. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nokia X6 Music Phone available from today at stores for €450

Posted by dillesh on November 27, 2009

Most of the Nokia lovers might be eagerly waiting for the much awaiting Music Phone X6 is finally out for sale today at every Nokia store; you can even buy a handset through online Nokia store. The device is shipped to stores with a price tag of €450 ($676) before taxes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Images of new 3G BlackBerry Pearl 9100 aka Striker are leaked

Posted by dillesh on November 21, 2009

BlackBerry fans might get excited to see how the new Pearl 9100 (code-named as Striker) would really look? Here comes the images of the much talked but very less known about the device which just looks like a narrowed down BlackBerry Bold 9700. The lovers of Pearl must feel happy with the images through which they can infer that it has Sure Type QWERTY keyboard and an optical trackpad and  have to wait further more to know the detailed specs of the handset as they would release soon officially. Releasing out the images might be a hint that the device would reach soon to the stores to lure the BlackBerry fans. Click here for more information about the handset.

[via crackberry]

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Samsung Omnia II hits stores on December 2 for $199.99

Posted by dillesh on November 21, 2009

Verizon’s Samsung Omnia II has finally scheduled to arrive on December 2 on all of its channels i.e., telesales, online and in-store priced at $199.99 on contract after a $100 mail-in rebate, according to a tipster from Engadget.  The 3.7-inch WVGA AMOLED touchscreen handset is powered with an internal storage up to 8GB, an additional microSDHC card to expand the memory up to 32GB, 5 megapixel camera and Bluetooth v 2.0 / USB 2.0 / Wi-Fi as its connectivity. Good news is that, the handset runs on the improved version of Windows Mobile 6.5 instead of earlier concerns which stated that the device would run on Windows Mobile 6.1.

[via engadget]

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Dell Mini 3iX shows up at FCC, with AT&T 3G and Wi-Fi

Posted by dillesh on November 9, 2009

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We are seeing quite many Android based Smartphones planned to release in the early 2010. Another biggest contender, Dell is joined to the row along with Sony, LG and Saygus. Dell is set to launch its 3.5-inch capacitive touchscreen Mini 3iX via AT&T which passes the FCC and includes 850/1900 GSM and UMTS bands for high speed network.

The Mini 3iX is featured with a 360 x 640 resolution, GPS, Microsoft Exchange support added with a 3 megapixel camera coupled with autofocus and LED flash. The version of Android OS is not confirmed yet, and the release date and price of the device are still unknown. But would definitely like to release in the early 2010 along with its competitors and take advantage over others with its unique features.

[via unwiredview]

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Android based Saygus VPhone V1 to release in the early 2010

Posted by dillesh on November 8, 2009

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Demand to Google Android OS is increasing day-by-day, in the recent times two big companies like Sony Ericsson and LG have officially announced that they are going to release their Android based Smartphones in the early 2010. Now, Saygus company joins VPhone V1 to the row and claims to be the third one who is going to produce Android powered Smartphone. The OS version going to use in it is not yet confirmed, but comes with HTC’s Sense interface to lure the mobile users. Read the rest of this entry »

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LG ‘Android + Snap Dragon’ Smartphone to release in Q2 2010

Posted by dillesh on November 7, 2009

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LG is on its move to produce a Snapdragon-based Android Smartphone in the second quarter of 2010. Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Processor is considered to be mostly used chip in the next generation Smartphones supports mobile computing. The Snapdragon is even used in the Smartphones released by Toshiba, Acer, Sony Ericsson’s latest XPeria X10. The company’s VP of LG Electronics says that, “The first Android Smartphone ‘LG Mount Etna (GW620)’ will release first in the Korean market and will launch with a different carrier, but also through the review and release”.

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The new LG Android Smartphone may use Korean’s popular mobile digital TV technology. LG is also making its plans to make the device available outside of Korea too.

[via translate.google.com]

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