Friday, September 23, 2016

Sony Xperia XZ available in the US on October 2

Last Thursday September 22, 2016 Sony announced the Sony Xperia XZ (full-sized ) will become available in the U.S. on October 2 with a suggested retail price of $700. While the smaller Sony Xperia X Compact will sell for $500, starting on Sunday September 25. To compare the prices, Sony Xperia X Compact has a lower price than the new iPhone 7. While the Xperia XZ is also lower than the iPhone 7 Plus ($769) in terms of price at the same 32GB of storage. The Xperia are also cheaper than the Samsung Galaxy Note 7,

Sony Xperia XZ Specs:
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Display 5.2-inch; 1,920x1,080 pixels
Processor Snapdragon 820
Casing Metal build
Main Camera 23-megapixel
Front Camera 13-megapixel
Storage 32GB/64GB
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery 2,900 mAh
Fingerprint reader Globally; Not in US
Waterproofing IP68

Sony Xperia XZ X Compact Specs:

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Display 4.6-inch; 1,280x720 pixels
Processor Snapdragon 650
Casing Polycarbonate (plastic) build
Main Camera 23-megapixel
Front Camera 5-megapixel
Storage 32GB of storage
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery 2,700 mAh
Fingerprint reader Globally; Not in US
Waterproofing None

Blur-free photos

Sony Xperia X Compact - Unlocked Phone $499.99
Sony Xperia XZ Screen Protector $5.99


Monday, September 12, 2016

Xiaomi Mi5 Review

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Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone was released in April 2016 it has the specs of a flagship and the price of a mid-range smartphone. It's an execellent phone at an awesome price. It combines power, style, and money saving all in one. It comes in two version 32GB and 64GB storage options both are equipped with 3GB of RAM. Memory is not expandable.

The metal frame looks elegant and feels like a Samsung flagship phone. It comes with a 5.15 inches touchscreen capacitive display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 428 pixels per inch density that extends so close to the edges of the phone. It is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU.

In terms of camera, it sports a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 4-megapixel front secondary camera for selfies. It comes with a 3000mAh non-removable battery. The dimensions is 144.50 x 69.20 x 7.25 (height x width x thickness) and it weighs 129.00 grams.

The smartphone is a dual SIM phone that accepts two Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope.

Specs Summary:
Display 5.15-inch
Processor 1.3GHz
Front Camera 4-megapixel
Resolution 1080x1920 pixels
OS Android 6.0
Storage 32GB
Rear Camera 16-megapixel
Battery capacity 3000mAh

Xiaomi Mi 5s

In another news, a leak about Xiaomi Mi 5s mention that it will be equipped with 5.15 inches display similar to the Mi 5 and will also offer 3D touch support, which essentially means it will have a pressure sensitive display, something that the Mi 5 did not offer. It will also be powered by Snapdragon 821 64-bit quad-core processor running at 2.4GHz, along with the Adreno 530 GPU clocked at 650MHz. The device will also sport 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM, and it also looks like 256GB of internal storage will be included here as well. The 16-megapixel OIS snapper with 4-axis OIS will be placed on the back of the Mi 5s, just like in the Mi 5. It is also expected to come with 3,490mAh battery, along with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. It will have Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and two nano SIM slots according to the leak. It will also be heavier than the Mi5 at 147 grams and it will be 7.25mm thick.

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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Sony Xperia Z5 Review

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The Sony Xperia Z5 has a metal and glass chassis that is dust and water-resistant. The shape of the power button is oval which also acts as fingerprint scanner for added security measures. It features a 5.2-inch LCD screen with full HD display along with 1,920 x 1,080 pixels resolution that has an optimized touchscreen with 4K display support.

The Xperia Z5 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of onboard storage expandable using a microSD card. It also boast a spectacular camera with a 23-megapixel main rear camera and a 5.1-megapixel selfie front camera. It has features like the hybrid image stabilizer, Exmor RS sensor, and the continuous auto-focus functionality. 

It runs on the Android 5.1 Lollipop OS right out form the box and also has received an Android Marshmallow update and is planning an upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat). The battery is 2,900 mAh.

Weight: 154g
Dimensions: 146 x 72 x 7.3 mm
OS: Android Marshmallow
Screen size: 5.2-inch
Resolution: 1920 x 1080
CPU: Snapdragon 810
Storage: 32GB
Battery: 2900mAh
Rear camera: 23MP
Front camera: 5.1MP

Sony Xperia Z5 32GB GSM/LTE - Unlocked phone - (US Warranty)- Retail Packaging $494.95

Sunday, August 21, 2016

LG G5 Review and Issues

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The LG G5 is much more advance than its predecessor the LG G4 in terms of specification and it has an attractive metal body. The smartphone is LG's first with a dual-camera setup. It also has a clip at the bottom that let users to remove and replace the battery.

Unfortunately for LG, the G5 maybe a big disappointment since users are complaining about poor battery life, software issues and substandard build quality that results to broken modules.
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Problems with the smartphone includes:

1. broken power buttons
2. bootlooped 12 hours after unboxing it
3. malfunctioning Cam Plus modules
4. gaps in the chassis (chin and the body)
5. poor GPS connectivity
6. battery drain issues
7. speaker doesn't sound good

Display: 5.3" IPS LCD 2560 x 1440 pixels
OS: Android 6
CPU: Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820, Adreno 530 GPU
Storage: 32GB
Battery: removable 2,800mAh
Rear camera: 16MP
Front camera: 8MP

LG G5 H860 32GB ROM 4GB RAM 5.3-Inch 16MP + 8MP Dual $426.00

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Apple's iPhone 6S Plus Review

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A lot of people love their iPhone and most of them don't want Android phones since they've gotten used to iOS. In fact, in the second quarter of 2016 the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus is on top in terms of sales. The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus accounted for 15.1% of the smartphones sold in the 2nd quarter, while Samsung's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge only made up 14.1% of sales.

Apple's iPhone 6S Plus is Apple's big screen phone. It's lot of advantages like having bigger battery, a larger screen with higher resolution. It's really good for watching videos and playing games. The main difference between the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus is that the Plus gives you a 5.5-inch display instead of the 4.7-inch one of the iPhone 6S.

The display of the smartphone is Full HD (5.5-inch 1,920x1,080 resolution display) and really gives you crisp and stunning color. The camera on the back features optical image stabilisation, that gives you better low light video and photos.

It also gives you a really good battery life with its 2750mAh non-removable battery.
It's one of the most expensive smartphones in the market today and other phablets that are cheaper has better spec but for an Apple and iOS fan looking for a big phone, this one is for you.

Quick Specs:

CPU: Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister Apple A9 Chipset
OS: iOS 9.3
Display: 5.5-inch  Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
Storage: 16GB/64GB/128GB
Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 2750 mAh battery (10.45 Wh)
Rear camera: 12MP
Front camera: 5MP

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: Details, Specs, Screen And Features Launch Date

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is said to be the best smartphone of 2016 that would easily top other top smartphone in the market today the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge or iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. According to tech blogs there will be a lot new features that will appear on the Galaxy Note 7 and it will also have the  top features found in the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

A lot of people are very excited to what will be confirmed and refuted about the device come launch day.

Here are some of the rumors about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 so far:

Display - they said it will have a dual-edge curved display. It will also have a 5.7-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440 resolution) Super Amoled display with a pixel density of 518 ppi. The protective glass casing is Gorilla Glass 5.

Design - rumors has it that the Galaxy Note 7 will feature a glass and metal design similar to the previous Galaxy Note 5. Dimensions of the smartphone will be 7.8mm x 153mm x 74.5mm. It will also make use of S-Pen stylus. Since it has a unibody design it would probably have a non-removable battery.

It will also have a mircoSD slot for memory expansion and a USB Type-C port basing on the leaked USB Type-C cable.

It will also have an IP68 water and dust resistance rating. Expected colors will be Black Onyx, Silver Titanium and Blue Coral. There are also pink and gold color options.

Specifications - rumors said that it will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chip for the US market and Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chip for other market. It will have a 6GB of RAM, and will start at a 64GB internal storage for its base model other expected model will be the 128GB storage model. It is said to be expandable using microSD up to 265GB.

It may feature a non-removable 3,600mAh battery.

Software - It would likely run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow since Android 7.0 Nougat has not yet been released.

Camera - Rumors suggest that it would come with a 12-megapixel camera with a f/1.7 aperture. Camera features may include geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9-megapixel image

The Galaxy Note 7 is expected to introduce an iris scanner to Samsung’s smartphone line.

Release Date - The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will be unveiled on August 2, 2016 at an Unpacked event in New York City. It is said that the new smartphone will be available in stores the same day, and T-Mobile may begin offering preorders for the device ahead of the launch event. 
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Thursday, July 21, 2016

Sony TV new Z series, Very Expensive

Sony Z series TV

Sony new high-end Z series TV is now the top in terms of picture quality and they are brighter compared to other in the market today. Sony unveiled the Z series TV on July 20, 2016 in Los Angeles and is now available for preorder from Sony. They will ship by the end of summer. The price starts at $7,000. It is also available in Europe and UK with a brand name called Bravia ZD9 and costs 5,000 EUR (about £4177). The Z series also offers a 75 inch for $10,000 and 100-inch model no price yet for this one.

The new Sony Z series television boast Backlight Master Drive which combined the backlight system and the processor is 4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme.