HTC recently unveiled its new series of phones: the flagship U Ultra device and the more affordable U Play device. Both handsets feature a glossy, glass body built using a technique HTC called Liquid Surface construction. Arguably the most interesting feature is the U Ultra’s miniature secondary display on the front, which gives users quick access to apps and contacts, as well as reminders and notifications. The HTC U Ultra features a 2.0-inch mini-display with a resolution of 160x1040, with…
It has long been speculated that the cause of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 debacle was due to faulty batteries – and a report published by Reuters confirms that it indeed was the case for the South Korean multinational giants. Samsung’s intentions to dominate the smartphone market seemed well on track, when globally millions of units of the popular Galaxy Note 7 devices were purchased. However, disaster struck last September when reports emerged that Galaxy Note 7 phones were catching…
Samsung Electronics recently announced its latest Galaxy A series, including the 5.7-inch A7, 5.2-inch A5 and 4.7-inch A3 smartphones, with refinements that deliver beautiful design, powerful performance and ultimate convenience. The Galaxy A features a premium metal frame and 3D glass back. With a sleek camera and home key, the device is seamless and comfortable to hold and use. “At Samsung, we are always trying to ensure our customers have the most advanced products on the market,” said DJ Koh,…
At CES 2017, nearly 3,000 people attended Huawei Consumer Business Group’s keynote where CEO Richard Yu shared Huawei’s vision of the next frontier in mobile: the Intelligent Phone, an AI-powered device. Yu’s address reinforced Huawei’s commitment to fueling innovation and collaborating with leading partners, to transform the way people experience the world. Mr. Yu also revealed that the acclaimed Huawei Mate 9 will be available in the U.S. featuring advances at the forefront of hardware and software innovation, the Mate…
At CES 2017 held in Las Vegas from January 5-8, Huawei’s Honor 6X smartphone was on display. Built for the cost-conscious yet uncompromising Internet-minded millennial, the Honor 6X is the perfect technological budget beast, according to Huawei, which hopes to overtake its rivals to become the top smartphone manufacturer in the world. The Honor 6X features an innovative dual-lens rear camera offering a wide aperture range (F/0.95-F/16) that gives all the latitude to unleash your creative potential. Embodying the “Double…

Apple dismiss safety concerns after iPhones combust in China

Written on Wednesday, 07 December 2016 11:18
US electronic giants Apple have shrugged off safety concerns over its iPhones following reports that a number of phones spontaneously combusted while being used or charged. It is reported that in one incident an iPhone actually exploded which left the back of the phone and battery completely blackened. A consumer watchdog in Shanghai disclosed details of at least eight incidents which have been reported in relation to iPhones catching fire, combusting or exploding in China. However, Apple dismissed safety concerns…
Mobile device adoption in the workplace is not yet mature, found a recent survey from Gartner, Inc. Although 80 percent of workers surveyed received one or more corporate-issued devices, desktops are still the most popular corporate device among businesses, with more than half of workers receiving corporate-issued desktop PCs. The survey findings are based on the 2016 Gartner Personal Technologies Study, which was conducted from June to August 2016 among 9,592 respondents in the U.S., the U.K. and Australia. Thirty-six…
Last April, Huawei Consumer Business Group launched its groundbreaking P9 smartphone. It appears, however, that the company has had incredible revolutionary success selling nine million units in record timing. The model continues to be sold as if it were released a month ago. Huawei, the world’s third largest smartphone maker and powerhouse technology giant, had sold six million Huawei P9 phones in September and went on to sell another three million in the two months to follow. In honor of…

HTC 10 evo ushers in the next evolution in smartphones

Written on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 08:34
HTC Corporation recently announced the HTC 10 evo, an evolution of HTC’s renowned sculpted-by-light style that introduces the world’s first USB Type-C dual adaptive earphones that tailor sound to your ears’ unique hearing abilities for an illuminating audio experience. The HTC 10 evo also features an all-metal unibody that is water, splash, and dust resistant. The HTC 10 evo takes audio to a new level with HTC BoomSound Adaptive Audio, which almost instantly adapts your audio to sound levels around…
GoPro, the American manufacturer of eponymous action cameras and mobile apps, recently released its first drone called Karma, tailored for its first-person-action mini-cameras. The drones where on sale last month, but on November 8, the company had to recall the drones it had sold (about 2,500) due to instances of power cut out during flight. "Safety is our top priority," said GoPro founder and chief executive Nicholas Woodman in a release announcing the recall. "A very small number of Karma…
Samsung Electronics is in full repair mode after the damage caused by the mass recall of its latest flagship Galaxy Note 7. In a move to improve its reputation, Samsung recently announced details about its next flagship device, the Galaxy S8, which it says will feature an artificial intelligence (A.I.) assistant service. The A.I. service will also be available in Samsung’s other consumer electronics. In a statement, Samsung said its S8 device will enable users to order food or perform…
Huawei unveiled its long-awaited Huawei Mate 9 at an exclusive global launch in Munich, Germany, on Friday, November 4. Building on Huawei’s success in delivering beautifully-designed and powerful mobile devices, the newest member of the Mate Series delivers business users a breakthrough Android experience – featuring excellent computing performance, breakthrough SuperCharge technology and a stunning new UX. The Huawei Mate 9 is a dynamic interplay of industry-leading hardware and advanced software that work together to keep users a step ahead.…
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