Sony Xperia S: First Sony Smartphone

Post-acquisition the full official Sony for Sony Ericsson mobile phone division, Sony introduced to the public their first Xperia smartphone that comes into the NXT series, the Sony Xperia S, a day before CES 2012. Offering high-resolution screen, 4.3-inch screen Reality Display Mobile BRAVIA Engine HD (1280 × 720) and a 12MP Exmor R camera that can take pictures in just 1.5 seconds from standby mode and Full HD video, the Xperia S confident with the support of 1.5GHz dual-core processor to support the performance of Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone.

Xperia S by Sony Entertainment Network is able to connect the Xperia S with your TV via HDMI or share photos wirelessly with just one touch, so you can easily switch the display to a larger screen while enjoying the content on a smartphone. Besides the NFC technology that allows you to share content with each other more easily again and enjoy the services and applications growing number of NFC, also buried.

Gait Sony is maximized in the entertainment world to endorse the content of this smartphone. Music Unlimited offers a global catalog containing more than 12 million unique songs, while Video Unlimited has the latest Hollywood blockbuster and numerous TV shows from major studios. How in the gaming side? Certainly not going to miss, as the Xperia S has PlayStation certification that guarantees high-quality gaming experience on smartphones and access to the PlayStation Store. Continue reading “Sony Xperia S: First Sony Smartphone”

Review: Samsung Galaxy Note

The concept of smartphones and tablets currently is relying on the soft touch of your finger as the primary input method. But for most users, more precise steering input can only be achieved using stlus. Well, Samsung to revive the concept of the stylus on the smartphone / tablet for them, the Samsung Galaxy Note.

Concept and Design

The most popular smartphone screen size now is 4.3-inches, but Samsung presents Galaxy Note with 5.3-inch size. It’s not the first Samsung smartphone brings a 5-inch screen size (Dell Streak is the first), but at least the Galaxy Note look thinner so it is more comfortable when kept in pocket though. There are two color choices are black and white.

The screen itself is a Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with a high density of 800 × 1280 pixels, very sharp to display images with the contrast and color saturation are accurate. You will also find a resolution 2 megapixel camera at the top of the screen.

On the upside, you’ll find a 3.5mm audio jack port. While at the bottom, there is a slot to store the stylus, and a micro USB port.
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Review: Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Review Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc SMany people believe that slim is beautiful. This is true of the body shape to design a gadget. Nothing wrong with it, as it relates to taste. And no one too if Sony Ericsson issued a Android smartphone with a thinness that makes comfortable even put jeans pocket. So if Sony Erisson Xperia Arc S is simply relying thinness alone?

Thin and lightweight. Arc S comes with an elegant black shades while subtle elements wrapped plastic. Sectional front is dominated by a 4.2 inch screen, accompanied with 3 physical buttons Back, Home, and Options. While at the top of the screen there is the earpiece, light sensor and notification light. Interestingly, there is a notification light that serves to provide information on the status of the USB cable / charger if installed correctly or not, that is located right next to the microUSB port on the right side of the phone.

Still on the right side, there are volume and camera buttons at the bottom, which allows you to take a picture or start recording video. Unfortunately, because of the slim design, the camera becomes a bit difficult to reach by the index, the impact of placing a rather down to the rear. Even so, if it is common to use it, it will not matter anymore anyway encountered problems.
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Samsung Galaxy S Advance: Series S More Economical

Samsung GALAXY S and S-II may be the best phone in the era, with superior specifications on offer. Well, Samsung has now introduced the latest variant of the Galaxy S, the Galaxy S Advance.

Samsung Galaxy S Advance WVGA 4-inch Super AMOLED plus resolution of 480 × 800 pixels is injected Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The processor used is a dual-core 1GHz processor plus 768MB of RAM support. Multimedia affair, pinned 5MP main camera with autofocus function and LED flash, while the front camera has been equipped with a 1.3MP sensor for video chat purposes. The main camera is also capable of recording 720p HD video at 30fps (frames per second). Of course, the typical UI personalization Samsung, TouchWiz, still carry.

GALAXY Advance will ship with two memory options, the 8GB and 16GB. No information about the selling price, but we predict the price will be cheaper than the current Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy SII was first marketed. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S Advance: Series S More Economical”

DoCoMo & Disney Mobile Launches 2 Android Smartphone

Walt Disney Japan and NTT DoCoMo has announced two smartphones by bringing the brand “Disney Mobile on DoCoMo” Android-based. Using the device from Fujitsu, the first series of Disney Mobile on DoCoMo is the type of F-08D, while the other uses Panasonic P-05D device with Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS. Users will be pampered in accessing free services animated film, original live wallpapers, puzzle games and music apps for kids and family entertainment from the touch screen width. Users will offer even more benefit at Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea where DoCoMo became an official sponsor.

F-480 is equipped with a 1.2GHz dual core processor, 4.3-inch touch screen and high definition, this is an interesting, Fujitsu smartphone has also been designed to withstand water and dust. The silhouette shiny one favorite Disney character kids, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, was engraved there. In addition, the smartphone is also compatible with the service Osaifu-Keitai mobile wallet as well as One-Seg that is only in Japan. While the P-05D has a more stylish design with a thinness of just 7.8mm and landscape display similar to F-480, 4.3 inch Organic EL display technology, and is designed to be comfortable to use one hand only. This series is also designed waterproof and dust as well as two Disney cover that can be customized.
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Vertu Constellation Quest Ferrari: Inspired by the Ferrari 458 Italia

Name Vertu is known for its mobile products that have prices “outrageous” – more expensive depending on the materials used. One of a series of products they inspired some brands of cars that is equally high price, Ferrari, like the Ascent Ferrari GT series and the Ascent Ferrari 60. Well, recently, they introduced again a product that is oriented to the Prancing Horse, the Constellation Quest Ferrari.

The car is a Ferrari 458 Italia, which like most other Ferrari, designed by Pininfarina and was introduced to the public since 2009. So what is so special about this car? Apart form the front bumper can be changed to get more downforce at high speeds in order to drive the car more stable, is able to travel 458 Italian 0-100km/jam speed in just 3.4 seconds, up to a maximum capable lauched 325KM/jam! Special again, Michael Schumacer involved itself in performance 458 Italia.

To give an authentic feel of the smartphone, the Vertu Constellation Quest Ferrari has titanium battery cover with a popular symbol Cavallino Rempante arising and made of stainless steel. Ferrari Logo certainly not behind appeared on the front. In addition, some parts of the smartphone is made from calf skin Ferrari Working handmade. Continue reading “Vertu Constellation Quest Ferrari: Inspired by the Ferrari 458 Italia”

Acer CloudMobile: Rely Dolby Sound Design Champion

Acer has prepared a smartphone based on Android Ice Cream Sandwich for the event Mobile World Congress 2012, but the interesting thing is that the smartphone was awarded for his design even before the official launch!

This smartphone has a 4.3-inch screen capable of displaying Full HD video. Preoccupation increasingly felt while watching the film in cooperation with Acer Dolby to deliver a compatible sound system with Dolby on CloudMobile. This series is also the first to be equipped with AcerCloud Cloud Technology which is a solution of the Acer looks like iCloud.

In addition, CloudMobile also carries features like Customizable Home Screen, notification settings easier, better text input and new controls to manage data networks using the advantages offered by Acer CloudMobile. Offering web browsing experience better and email easily monitored, CloudMobile also supports data transfer via NFC melee or Near Field Communication. Continue reading “Acer CloudMobile: Rely Dolby Sound Design Champion”

HTC Endeavor: Combine NVIDA Tegra 3 Quad Core and Android 4.0

One more smartphones were prepared by Taiwanese vendors, HTC, to welcome the final performances of the Mobile World Congress this February. HTC Endeavor, which was once touted as the HTC Edge, forecast to successfully attract daily specifications carries. As a 1.5GHz quad-core processor NVIDIA Tegra 3, the first in the world, as well as view the latest HTC Sense UI 4.0 on its 4.7 inches screen with the resolution of 720p HD.

Endeavor, which literally means “try harder”, has been using Google’s latest Android OS 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS). Multimedia features will pamper you with an 8MP camera which is also capable of recording Full HD 1080p video plus flash and a 1.3MP front camera. Problem data storage need not worry, because you get a quota of storage in the cloud (cloud) through support for Dropbox.
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Samsung GALAXY Ace Duos: More Powerful with 2 Network

Other GALAXY Ace Plus, different Ace Duos. Although both series is the successor to Ace, but there are fundamental differences in the ability to run 2 of 2 slot card networks, namely GSM and CDMA. Reportedly, Ace Duos will be marketed globally to countries that have GSM and CDMA operators, certainly including Indonesia.

Although GALAXY Ace Plus itself has not had launched in Indonesia, but the presence of Ace Duos enrich the choice of candidate users who need Android smartphone with support for GSM and CDMA simultaneously. In fact, until now there is no competitor that offers these solutions in the Android platform, including mobile phones bearing the local brand. If judging from its name, the Ace Duos that has a serial number SCH-i589 will further promote its CDMA element. Sure enough, for example, data services, Ace Duos will serve you via EVDO Rev.A 3G network which is more spacious than the GSM-owned data networks, with maximum speeds up to 3.1Mbps and has served three local operators namely AHA, smartfren and flexi. Of course this is good news, especially for 2G and 2.5G connection you can still use EDGE GPRS and GSM operator. Continue reading “Samsung GALAXY Ace Duos: More Powerful with 2 Network”

Samsung GALAXY Pop Plus: The Second Generation Mini

After the success of the GALAXY mini is marketed in India by the name of GALAXY Pop, Samsung took off the next generation of smartphones with the name Pop Plus. As a successor, fair if many elements of “plus” Pop Plus is included in this. So it’s good just as soon as we find out.

First in terms of design. When juxtaposed parallel, perhaps you will consider these two smartphones are the same series because there is almost no significant difference. So, let us lyrics specs: GALAXY mini has dimensions of 110.4 × 60.8 × 12.1mm, while his sister 110.4 × 60.6 × 12.1mm. Aha, Pop Plus more “narrow” 0.2mm! And what about the weight? Pop Plus 1.6G turns heavier than the Mini, which weighs 105 grams.

Other differences can be found on the processor used. If Mini paired with Qualcomm MSM7227 chipset and 600MHz CPU ARMv6, the Pop Plus reinforced ARMv6 832MHz CPU, but with the same chipset. That’s it. Because there is absolutely no other differences can be found in this latest version, from the software to the hardware.
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