Microsoft has made an announcement that a few years ago would have been bizarre, but that today, the company which leads Nadella, makes more sense than it seems: a ROM of Windows Phone for Android devices. At the moment, that Yes, will only come certain terminals Xiaomi as the Mi4. Nothing is by chance and, although seems it not, It has much sense having chosen this brand.
It is early to say that Microsoft wants to plunge into Android and subtract market share with ROMs ready for than the flasheemos. However, in Redmond are aware that Windows Phone is away from Android and iOS, undisputed Titans in the category of mobile devices. They have few partners in hardware and this experiment could help them grow a little and do not, will not increase its market share by installing your system in a few few Mi4. Continue reading
One of the things that most caught our attention during the last Mobile World Congress was the way in which manufacturers of devices for medium ranges they were beginning to put the batteries with designs. As a result, brands like Alcatel or Wiko are betting very strong when it comes to equip its new proposals of amazing metallic finishes that until recently seemed to be reserved for the higher ranges.
On the other side of the scale we have the conformity that seems to settle between the upper ranges, and in the 2015 marks the popularity of LG could continue betting for finished plastic according to the first leaks of their new G4, while others such as HTC with its new One M9 or Sony with their newly filtered Xperia Z4 does not seem to be willing to invest time and money in renovating design your devices. Continue reading
Many hope that HTC learn from your mistakes. Small failures that have made that the One has been back in the fight to be the best mobile of year in 2013 and 2014. The competition was tough, but they had many arguments to overcome, but also to be vanquished, and in both cases, it was the second. The third would the answer have? It seems that not.
The HTC One M9 will be one of the first top range, along with the Samsung Galaxy S6, which reach the market. They will be those who marked the passage in this category, but what we have seen so far with the Taiwanese manufacturer not encourages us to be optimistic. HTC, you had a single task: make a phone better than the M8. Continue reading
Remains is to push a sale but the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge that we met in Barcelona they already have root. Some lucky ones have already received the first units and take advantage of the days prior to the launch to tell us details of what you could see at the time in Barcelona when we had a chance to try them for the first time.
The root of both models is courtesy of Chainfire, a user more than known at this point in the Android development community and that It has always had a very close relationship with Samsung devices and the development of applications around the possibility of be root. Continue reading
When Samsung announced that it ignored the 810 Snapdragon Qualcomm for its Galaxy S6, it did so claiming that they needed to ensure the best possible option in the hardware of your terminal star, leaving in the air some other problem with latest Qualcomm high-end SoC.
Many were then those who would serious problems of overheating in the Snapdragon 810, presumably corrected when you start its mass production. Nothing is further from reality, however, if we look at the latest tests with the HTC One M9.
The data comes from the Dutch site Tweakers, that testing of the new vessel performance found HTC logo with obvious problems when it comes to dissipate heat. Continue reading
The filter cloth of new devices are becoming the new RockStars of Twitter, and start to allow eccentricities as the do a survey asking fans which is the device which to the next filter. In the case of @OnLeaks, chosen by his followers was the Sony Xperia Z4.
Although OnLeaks is doing a name because Steve Hemmerstoffer, your manager, many of the details of the new HTC One leaked before its official presentation on its web, rumors are still rumors, so we must be very cautious when it comes to giving by good this so-called first photo leaked the Z4 Xperia. Continue reading
Siswoo is a newly created Spanish company arriving in the market with big aspirations, and presents an interesting initial catalog of devices, all with LTE technology and made in china, that will try to gain a foothold in an increasingly crowded mid-range Android.
Its main commitment is its series, presenting three devices with the same design and specifications. In this family we have devices with MediaTek MT6735M processor quad – core 1 GHz powered 64 bit, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage and displays of 4, 4.5 and 5 inches, plus 5.0 operating system Android and 2 and 5 megapixel cameras Lollipop. They will be below 100 euro. Continue reading
The Chinese firm ZTE continues filtering pearls which will be its next flagship, a Nubian ZTE Z9 which come in two sizes the next day, March 26, and already have seen pictures with your design side unframed.
Data leaked today do not arrive directly from manufacturer, but the implementation of benchmarking AnTuTu, where it seems that the new ZTE Nubia Z9 has passed some performance test leaving evidence of their complete specifications. Continue reading
Gradually we are going to know the availability and prices of all major devices they came to light earlier this month in Barcelona, a few minutes ago HTC announced the launch of its One M9, and also Samsung announced a few days ago that the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge would arrive on April 10.
Huawei, for its part, has been more cautious when it comes to announce dates and prices for its new terminals, although European stores has played them a trick on the Chinese, first with the arrival of the Huawei Watch, and now with the availability and prices for the Huawei MediaPad X 2. Continue reading
After having presented all his new ship logo, Samsung is doing renovations and more discreet ads. This year it aims to that input range and the mid-range will be very disputed. Very competitive terminals seeking to differentiate themselves in specs or features such as water resistance. After seeing Xcover 3 hours ago, now it is the turn of knowing to the Galaxy Win 2.
The renewal of this terminal is rather moderate and brings us the logical changes from year to year. The more discreet transition comes with the change of the chip and pass to a Snapdragon 410 with 64-bit. The most significant change in the face of the user is found in the past, now, to the LTE connectivity. See more offers. Continue reading
It tends to be common practice among leading manufacturers release their new terminals in their local markets, so HTC was not going to be different with an HTC One M9 that saw the light at the Mobile World Congress 2015 without announcing a specific arrival date.
The Taiwanese do not want to waste time in the year 2015, and having already announced more news by the end of this month of March, the truth is that they want to speak first on the market already launching their new ship logo, as it appears that the HTC One M9 premieres in Taiwan next March 19. Continue reading
At the end of 2014 we met that the great Nexus 5 It would remain on sale until the beginning of 2015, and it has been. Today with the launch of Google Store we have seen as the Nexus 5 is no longer for sale, something that does not catch some people by surprise, since months ago it was rare to find stock in Spain.
Google is no longer officially sell which is for many people the best Nexus launched, a mobile phone like the Nexus 4 offered excellent value for money, and that in more than 16 months in the market remains a reference device, being also the first device to get Android 5.1 Lollipop.
Last year did not have the renewal of the Nexus 5, Google just remove the phablet Nexus 6, both models coexisting during this time, since Nexus 6 was not the successor of the Nexus 5. Continue reading
Update 4/13/15: Nexus 4 is updated to Android 5.1 (LMY47O).
The main advantage of the Nexus they are the first to enjoy the new versions of Android. With the announcement of 5.1 Android Lollipop Google already reported that the update for its devices would go coming these days, and thus is being.
The first receive the OTA Android 5.1 It has been the Nexus 5 but during the next few hours, days and weeks will this new version to the rest of the family of Google devices. The update confirmed for all, which also reach 4-Nexus, Nexus 6, Nexus 7 (2012-2013), 9 Nexus and Nexus 10.
As usual the OTA come form staggered users during these weeks, but who do not want to wait to enjoy the improvements and developments of 5.1 Android Lollipop You can install the update manually. Continue reading
A couple of days ago that ZTE began to send invitations for an event on March 26, date in which will be its new terminal star, the Z9 Nubia and its variant wide format Nubia Z9 Max.
Well, as already happens we have the first leaks about the future ship logo of range Nubia from ZTE, with a few photographs published via Twitter and that advances one of the most important details device.
As you can see, the ZTE Nubia Z9 is designed with edge-to-edge display in the style of that prototype of Xiaomi that also had leaked. This means that your pane occupies all the front, these side unframed that many manufacturers have fought to eliminate from their smartphones. Continue reading
When LG launched its new proposals for the mid-range with the mobile Joy, Leon, Spirit and Magna, one of the things that caught us the attention was the bet of Koreans by step forward and begin to take on their new phones the curve display I begin to see the first two Flex.
As expected, as soon as people began to see them live at Mobile World Congress and LG makers argued that mobile phones had always been curved, many people started rumors with the possibility that the next and anticipated flagship LG also adopt that kind of screen. Continue reading
The efforts of Samsung for staying at the top technical level do not fall on deaf ears. As it usually does DisplayMate, we already you have the analysis of the new screens of the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge in depth, and does not bring anything but good news for Koreans.
The first detail that surprises is that Samsung has managed, in the third generation of curved screens on technology Amoled, yield the same results as its homologous flat. And the rest of data are not worse.
What we are is, going to the point, a screen that returns to consume less. Gone are the years where Amoled was synonymous with large consumption in white. Continue reading