HTC U

The HTC U is rumored to be the next flagship smartphone from Taiwanese manufacturer HTC featuring Google’s latest Android OS. It is also known by its codename HTC Ocean. The HTC U will feature a 5.5-inch QHD display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. It will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 processor. For multimedia, the HTC U will pack 12MP IMX362 camera at back and a 16MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. The HTC U will also come with a unique ‘Edge sense’ technology (similar to Apple’s 3D Touch) where sensors will be embedded under the display that enable user to control numerous customisable actions. 

The HTC U will come pre-installed with Google’s latest Android 7.1 OS. For storage, it comes with a 64GB/128GB built in memory and micro-SD card slot. Rests of the specs are still unknown but HTC is expected to launch HTC U in coming weeks. It will go on sale in selected markets next month. Stay tuned for more updates. 

HTC One X10 Official

HTC has officially announced a new mid range smartphone, the One X10, in Russia. In size, it measures 152.9 x 75.6 x 8.23mm and weighs 175g. The One X10 features a 5.5-inch Full HD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by octa core MediaTek Helio P10 processor and 3GB RAM. For multimedia, the One X10 packs a 16MP with Auto focus and an 8MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. 

The One X10 comes pre-installed with Google’s Android OS. For storage, it comes with a 32GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. In addition to that it comes with a fingerprint sensor on the back and support Dual-SIM functionality. The One X10 will go on sale in Russia in coming weeks for $355.  Stay tuned for more updates. 

Samsung Officially Announces New Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Smartphones 

The Galaxy S8 is the latest flagship smartphone from Korean giant Samsung featuring Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. In size, it measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm and weighs 152g. The Galaxy S8 features a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED infinity display (a bezel-less edge-to-edge screen) with resolution of 2960 x 1440 pixels (586ppi pixel density). It is powered by octa core 64-bit 10nm Snapdragon 835 processor and 4GB RAM. For multimedia, the Galaxy S8 packs a 12MP DualPixel camera at back with Optical Image Stabilisation and 4K video recording and an 8MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. 

The Galaxy S8 comes pre-installed with Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. For storage, it comes with 64GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. In addition to that it comes with a 3000mAh battery with fast charging technology. The Galaxy S8 also comes with an iris scanner which can unlock your smartphone just by looking at it. 

The Galaxy S8+ features a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED infinity display with resolution of 2960 x 1440 pixels (531ppi pixel density). In size, it measures 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1mm and weighs 173g. It is powered by same octa core 10nm Snapdragon 835 processor and 4GB RAM as in Galaxy S8. For multimedia, the Galaxy S8+ packs a 12MP DualPixel rear camera with OIS and 4K video recording capability and an 8MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. 

The Galaxy S8+ comes pre-installed with Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. For storage, it comes with 64GB internal storage and micro-SD card slot. Additionally, it comes with a powerful 3500mAh battery with fast charging technology. The Galaxy S8+ will be available to purchase in five different colors: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver and Maple Gold. It will go on sale in selected markets in Europe starting April 28th. The Galaxy S8 will cost $750/€809 whereas Galaxy S8+ will be available to purchase for $850/€909. Stay tuned for more updates. 

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2


The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is rumored to be the next flagship smartphone from Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi featuring Google’s Android OS. It is the successor to Mi Mix which was launched last year. The new Mi Mix 2 will have a higher screen-to-body ratio of 93% than predecessor Mi Mix (91.3%). 

Rests of the specs are still unknown but Xiaomi is expected to launch second generation Mi Mix in the coming months. Stay tuned for more updates. 

BlackBerry Aurora Official

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he BlackBerry Aurora is the latest budget friendly smartphone from BlackBerry featuring Google’s latest Android OS. It is the first BlackBerry smartphone released by BB Merah Putih under its new brand licensing agreement with BlackBerry for Indonesian market. In size, it measures 152 x 76.8 x 8.5mm and weighs 178g. It is also first BlackBerry smartphone to support dual-SIM functionality. The BlackBerry Aurora features a 5.5-inch HD display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 processor and 4GB RAM. For multimedia, the BlackBerry Aurora packs a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. 

The BlackBerry Aurora comes pre-installed with Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. For storage, it comes with a 32GB built-in memory and support for micro-SD card slot. In addition it comes with a powerful 3000mAh battery. The BlackBerry Aurora will be available to purchase in three different colors: black, silver and gold. It will go on sale in Indonesia starting March 16 for $260. Stay tuned for more updates. 

Sony Officially Unveils New Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs Smartphones

 

  

 

 

Sony has officially announced two new smartphones, the Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona.

 
 

The Xperia XZ Premium is the latest flagship smartphone from Japanese manufacturer Sony featuring Google’s latest Android OS. In size, it measures 156 x 77 x 7.9mm and weighs 195g. It is also world’s first smartphone to feature a 5.5-inch 4K HDR display. The Xperia XZ Premium is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 processor and 4GB RAM. For multimedia, it comes with a 19MP Motion Eye camera capable of recording 960fps Super Slow Motion videos and a 13MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures.

 

 

 

 

The Xperia XZ Premium also comes with a fingerprint sensor incorporated in the home button. It also comes with a USB Type-C port for fast data transfer and charging.

 

 

 

The Xperia XZ Premium comes pre-installed with Google’s latest Android 7.1 Nougat OS. For storage, it comes with a 64GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. In addition to that it comes with a powerful 3230mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0. The Sony Xperia XZ will be available to purchase in two different colors: Luminous Chrome and Deepsea Black.

 

 

  

 

The Xperia XZs features a 5.2-inch Full HD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, Snapdragon 820 processor, 4GB RAM, 19MP Motion Eye camera capable of shooting 960fps Slow motion videos, 32GB internal memory with support for micro-SD card and Google’s latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS. In size, it measures 146 x 72 x 8.1mm and weighs 161g. The Xperia XZs will be available to purchase in three different colors: Ice Blue, Warm Silver and Black. It will go on sale in selected markets including US and Europe for $700. Stay tuned for more updates.

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Huawei Officially Launches New Huawei P10 and P10 Plus Smartphones 

Huawei has officially announced two new smartphones at a press event in Mobile World Congress 2017: Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 Plus. 

The Huawei P10 (pictured above) is the latest high end smartphone featuring Google’s latest Android OS. In size, it measures a 145.3 x 69.3 x 6.98mm and weighs 145g. The Huawei P10 features a 5.2-inch Full HD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, Kirin 960 CPU, 4GB RAM, Leica Dual camera 2.0 (a 20MP monochrome and 12MP color sensors), 8MP Selfie camera, fingerprint scanner incorporated in the home button, USB Type-C port, 3200mAh battery with support for super charge, new Huawei EMUI 5.1 and Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. It will be available to purchase in seven different colors: Rose gold, dazzling blue, mystic silver, prestige gold, graphite black, ceramic white, prestige gold. The Huawei P10 will go on sale in selected markets in the coming weeks for €649. 

The Huawei P10 Plus is the latest high end smartphone featuring a 5.5-inch QHD display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, Kirin 960 processor, 4GB/6GB RAM (depending on 64GB/128GB internal storage), Dual cameras (20MP monochrome plus 12MP camera sensors) at back, 8MP Selfie camera, powerful 3750mAh battery with support for Huawei’s Super Charge technology, fingerprint scanner on the front, Huawei EMUI 5.1 and Google’s latest Android 7 Nougat OS. It will be available to purchase in selected markets for €699 (64Gb variant) and €799 for a 128GB variant. Stay tuned for more updates.