Thursday, March 26, 2015
There are reports (on WinBeta) that Microsoft will unveil the successor to Microsoft Surface 2 and it is rumored to use the full Windows 8.1 experience instead of the Windows RT operating system. It is also expected to boast an Intel Atom or Core M fanless CPU.
The new Surface 3 having a lower spec compared to the current Surface Pro 3 should be more affordable. Microsoft seems to be phasing out Windows RT, suggesting that the future versions will have Windows 10 functionality. Windows 10 is a major overhaul of the current Microsoft operating system, it may include new UI paradigms like Continuum and compatibility with a wide array of devices that include PCs, tablets, phones, IoT hardware and wearables.
Microsoft is expected to announce the Surface 3 tablet in time for Microsoft's Build conference starting April 29th.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Sony Xperia M4 Aqua has a lot of premium feature it is their newest water resistant phone. The smartphone is powered by a Cortex- A53 64-bit Octa core processors with 2GB of RAM. It has ample storage at 16GB that is expandable using microSD. The aluminum frame is both stylish and sturdy. It is also dust and water resistant. It can take water up to 1.5m deep for almost 30 minutes.
The camera for the smartphone is 13MP rear and a 5MP front camera. It is equipped with a 2400mAh battery. And the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua will be running on the very new Android Lollipop 5.0 operating system.
It will be available this April at $300.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
|Acer Liquid Z220|
|Acer Liquid Z520|
|Acer Liquid M220|
Acer introduces their latest low-cost Android smartphones, The Liquid Z220, Z520 and Liquid M220
The Acer Liquid Z220 has 4-inch display 233 pixels per inch, and it is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, with 1GB of RAM. Storage size is at 8GB that is expandable using a microSD card. The main camera is 5-megapixel, while the secondary front camera is 2-megapixel. It is also a 3G phone. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop.
The 4-inch display is not that small, but looks crowded due to the enormous bezel. The design is really good, it is glossy and shiny.
The Acer Liquid Z520 boast a 5-inch screen display, run by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor and 1GB of RAM. There's plenty of storage space at 8GB, and it is expandable using microSD card. The main camera located at the back is 8-megapixel, while the front camera is 2-megapixel. It is a 3G phone. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat.
Acer Liquid M220 is equipped with a 4" WVGA screen, powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor with 512MB RAM, and has 5-megapixel main rear camera, 4GB expandable storage and dual-SIM functionality. It also sports a 2MP front camera and a 1,300 mAh battery. It runs on Windows Phone 8.1 by default, but it will be updated to Windows 10 once the new Operating System kicks off later this year.
The Z220 is priced at 89 euro ($100, £65 or AU$130) and available in Europe, no word yet if it will be available in other countries. The Z520 is priced at 109 ($120, £80 or AU$155). The Acer Liquid M220 will be available starting this April at €79. You can choose from two colors Mystic Black and Pure White.