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New Coolpix Would Run on Android



Images of the next Android Nikon camera running on have appeared. According to rumors, it appears that there will be two different versions of the camera at the time of its release.

According to the photos, it would be offered in two different Coolpix models. One with a 12x optical zoom, while the other would have a 3x optical zoom only. The two models also seem to have different opening sizes and focal lengths.

The images show a 3.5-inch OLED screen , and would be implemented in the operating system Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

While Nikon has not officially announced a possible release date for the camera, some expect the company to make an announcement about August 22 of this year.




Vodafone Smart II Gets New Design


Harrods is selling a version of the Vodafone Smart II which comes with a redesigned rear deck by a member of Tate Collective, a collection of young aspiring artists.

This limited edition consists of only 1,000 phones and was designed by 19-year-old Gaby Sahhar. This is now available for customers who want this version.

Vodafone worked with Tate Collective, asking artists to submit their ideas for a new back cover. The operator finally chose colorful Sahhar electrical design.

Tate’s edition of the Vodafone Smart II is not more expensive the price of the device. If you are interested, you can get in the store Harrods for the equivalent of about 89 euros in the form of distribution.

The Vodafone Smart II features a 3.2 inch touch screen, 3.15 megapixel camera with LED flash, has Wi-Fi and HSDPA and runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS.



Sony Xperia Go Debuts in the United Kingdom



The Sony Xperia Go debuted in the United Kingdom, a country in which the new Android smartphone is already available for purchase by the Japanese manufacturer.

One of the first retailers to market the new Sony smartphone is eXpansys. The price is at 199.99 pounds (equal to about 250 euros ).

Presented officially at the end of May, the Sony Xperia Go has a 3.5-inch display, a 1GHz dual-core processor, 512MB of RAM, a 5 megapixel camera, a battery of 1305 mAh and weighs only 110 grams. The terminal comes on the market with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, waiting for the release of Ice Cream Sandwich.

The strength of the Sony Xperia Go is the IP67 certification and the body of the smartphone, it can withstand dust and water.




Sony Xperia P: Android 4.0 Update to ICS in August


The official update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is coming for the Sony Xperia P. To confirm, the word came from same team of the Japanese manufacturer with a message on Facebook.

Presented at the Mobile World Congress, the Xperia P came on the market with Android 2.3 Gingerbread. According to what has been revealed by Sony, the new version of Google’s mobile OS should be made available by August.

Recall that one of the main features of the Sony Xperia P includes a a dual core processor 1GHz, a 4-inch QHD resolution, 1GB of RAM, an 8 megapixel camera, and 1,305 mAh battery.

If it is nearing the release of Ice Cream Sandwich, many already looking to the future: Will the Sony Xperia P also count on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean?

Android 4.0 Now on 10.9% of the Android phones


Google has released the latest issues relating to the dissemination of the various versions of Android. It’s always interesting to see the development of the platform taking into account the decline in terms of diffusion, a build and grow a new update.

We have seen Froyo (Android 2.2), for example, go from a small amount of Android models to become the dominant build between smartphones on the market, to then be replaced by a later Gingerbread version. Now is the time course of the Android Ice Cream Sandwich, which started as usual on a few models to get to reach a vast majority of Android phones. To talk about Android Jelly Bean(Android 4.1) is still too early, at the time.

The latest numbers show that between Android 4.0 and version 4.0.4, Ice Cream Sandwich has been installed on 10.9% of Android devices. A number is still far from 64% of phones with Gingerbread yet, but the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S III, alone, is about to shake up the situation in favor of turning it Ice Cream Sandwich. A percentage of 27.3% of the phones are still using Android 2.2 Froyo.

Hard to believe for many, but 4.7% of Android devices is still using Eclair (Android 2.1), while 7% of the phones still combines the use of Android 1.5 and 1.6.

The ZTE MD Smart


It ZTE MD Smart was released today, June 26. This new Android smartphone has been proclaimed as one of the cheapest Android smartphones in the market.

The ZTE MD Smart is priced at only be 89 euros, but, you can also pay 60 euros if you take advantage of the Smartphone Pack, Go 3 and Doubles offer.

Also, you have the ability to have this smartphone at 120 euros (traffic included) to use for your calls, messages and surfing the internet. The ZTE MD Smart runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, and not upgradeable to Ice Cream Sandwich.

The Samsung GT-i8250


Samsung has introduced a new Android smartphone in China. This is the Samsung GT-i8250. This mid-range smartphone will be sold by China Mobile and probably with a competitive price. Based on its specifications (screen size and resolution, form factor), probably this phone would be like the original model of the Galaxy S with a new name.

Executed in the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, the Samsung i8250 is powered by a Marvell processor single core at 1GHz, 512 MB ​​of RAM and 4GB of internal memory. The device also sports a 4-inch touch screen with 480 x 800 resolution, a 5-megapixel back camera and a 0.3 megapixel  front camera.

It also includes a microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11b / g, TD-SCDMA, and a battery of 1,650 mAh.

The Vodafone Smart 2


Vodafone has released the Vodafone Smart 2 that runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system.

The Vodafone Smart 2 has a processor of CPU single core 832MHz. It has 512MB of RAM and supports MicroSD (up to 32GB). The device sports a capacitive touchscreen display with 3.2″.

In terms of connectivity, it has HSDPA, WiFi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth, MicroUSB, and a 3.5 mm audio jack.
The Vodafone Smart 2’s camera is 3.2 megapixels with LED flash. It also has GPS.

The Vodafone Smart 2 has a Lithium Ion 1150 mAh battery that allows talk time up to 6 hours and a standby time of up to 457 hours. Its dimensions are 109 x 58 x 12.4 mm and weighs only 120 grams.

Other features include an FM Radio and interchangeable color covers.

The Xperia Play 4G


The Xperia Play 4G is a smartphone mobile gaming console. In fact, it is world’s first PlayStation Certified Android smartphone that is built on the gaming expertise of Sony Computer Entertainment.

The Xperia Play 4G has 4.0 inch scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen with 16 million colors and an 854 x 480 pixels for the resolution. This device is powered by 1 GHz Scorpion ARMv7 processor with Google’s Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system.

This must-have gadget has enhanced gaming experience with dedicated gaming keys, shoulder buttons and an analogue touch joystick. Users can gain access to the latest game releases on the Games for Xperia PLAY website. The Xperia Play 4G also has a 5.1 megapixel camera with auto focus and photo light.

This is truly a device for fun and function.

The LG Optimus L3


The LG Optimus L3  is a fashionable piece of equipment. A compact and stylish device designed for style and comfort. It is powered by Android OS 2.3 Gingerbread  with access to 130,000+ Android Market™ apps. It also has a screen perfect for the comfort viewing.  The LG Optimus L3 is a compact smartphone that is a true fashion statement.

This device sports a 3.2″ LCD screen at a 240x320p resolution. It has a processor of 800MHz, 1GB internal storage, 384MB RAM, and expandable up to 32GB via microsSD. The LG Optimus L3 is equipped with a 3.15MP camera. In terms of connection, it has HSDPA 3.6Mbps, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS w/ aGPS. This device has a battery of Li-Ion 1500mAh.

Live with Walkman™

The Live with Walkman™ creates a whole new era in music experience. Listen to the beat with a very loud sound without distortion. The quality of a walkman with Xloud loudness enhancement engine guarantees a new level of experience.

Live with Walkman™ specifications:

  • Dimension: 106 x 56 x 14.2mm
  • Weight: 115 g
  • Network bands: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz; HSDPA 900/2100 MHz
  • Screen: 3.2“ scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen with 16 million colours 320 x 480 pixel
  • Processor: Qualcomm 8255 , 1 GHz
  • Camera: 5 MP camera with auto-focus, front camera
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • USB: USB 2.0 and microUSB
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM; 320 MB internal memory, microSD slot up to 32 GB
  • Battery: Talk time (up to): 14 hours 15 minutes, Standby time (up to): 850 hours , Music listening time: 17 hours 30 minutes
  • Operating system: Android OS 2.3
  • Special Features: Xloud experience