There are many rumors traveling around before Google’s big development conference. These are the latest and hottest news stories on the front.
As expected, Sony announced its waterproof device, the Xperia ZR, featuring a 4.6-inch HD Reality Display with 1280×720 pixels and available in two colors, black and white. The eye-catching point is that the Xperia ZR is water-resistant to 1.50 meters (5 feet) of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. What’s more, it’s also dust-resistant and equipped with durable tempered glass with an anti-shatter film on the front, which makes Xperia ZR anything but fragile.
Samsung Electronics said in a statement Monday that they had tested a super-fast 5G wireless technology that would be able to offer transmitting speeds “hundreds of times” faster than the current 4G network. The 5G is expected to be available to the public in 2020.
So there has been a rumor going around the smartphone world, about Google’s alleged cooperation with Motorola on the already well-known Google X phone. Recent rumors state that Google has abandoned the project, because Motorola could not meet Google’s innovation requirements.This rumor/leak comes from the Technologic Analyst Sun Chang Xu, who posted the on her Weibo (China’s equivalent to Facebook) that the project would not be cancelled, but Google will pull out and leave it to Motorola.
How often do you find yourself frantically rubbing your phone on your shirt, or your finger on your pants because a little wetness assures the digitizer won’t respond properly? Did you know some people don’t need to? This is an issue of the past with a few phone models such as the Sony Xperia and the rugged workman’s phone by Caterpillar the Cat B15 because they use “WET FINGER TRACKING” digitizers. More…
After the leaks of the Nokia Lumia 928 LCD Assembly and the billboard earlier seen, Nokia has finally confirmed the new device by releasing an official photo at Nokia USA’s website. The photo is tagged with “Capture the highlights.” Although the photo does not mention “928”, the number appears in the site’s URL.
Google I/O is scheduled to take place in San Francisco from May 15th to May 17th, and the event is just around the corner. In the past, the company has announced many flagship projects and devices at the event, such as Google Music, Nexus 7 tablet and Google Now. Earlier speculations have suggested that, among other things, Google would announce the nexus 5 and the Motorola X Phone at the event, but the latest information suggests this may don’t come.
Based on a recent news form Sidhtech, Google will not release the Nexus 5 and Motorola X Phone at this year’s I/O event. The company will instead reportedly announce a new Nexus 4 smartphone with both CDMA and LTE radios that will be compatible with Sprint and Verizon’s networks, among other announcements. Compared to the 8GB and 16GB models currently available, the upcoming smartphone is equipped with 32GB of internal storage.
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