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Nokia Announces Three New Lumia Devices At Nokia World Including A WinRT Tablet

Nokia announced three lumia devices, Lumia 1320, 1520 and 2520 today at Nokia World in Abu Dhabi. This is probably the last major event for the Finnish giant before Microsoft takes control over the devices and hardware unit.   Jumping right to these new devices, the Lumia 1320 is aimed at budget users looking for […]

Samsung Announces ISOCELL Technology for Camera Sensors, Promises Better Low Light Performance

Samsung Electronics announced ISOCELL technology for its CMOS sensors earlier this week. Previously Samsung were using Sony’s BSI-CMOS sensors (popularly known as Exmor-R sensors) for many of their flagships. BSI-CMOS is an excellent technology. However Samsung claims that the new ISOCELL “substantially increases light sensitivity and effectively controls the absorption of electrons, resulting in higher […]

Google Nexus 5 Visits GFXBench, Packs Snapdragon 800 and 1080p Screen

Almost a month away from announcement, the Nexus 5 has made an appearance at GFXBench, revealing some impressive specifications. The highly anticipated “pure Android” smartphone from Google packs a Snapdragon 800 SoC and a 1080p screen. The Android version is mentioned as “KeyLimePie” We already know that the next android version (4.4) will be called […]

Sony Xperia Z1 aka Honami is official; packs a 20MP camera and Snapdragon 800

Sony unveiled their latest flagship Xperia Z1 (codename Honami) at IFA in Berlin today. The Z1 has a very sleek design and is only 8.5mm thick. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 SoC clocked at 2.2GHz. Other specs include a 1080p TRILUMINOS display and X-Reality Engine, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, […]

Nokia Lumia 1020 Is Official, Comes With A 1/1.5″ 41 MP PureView Sensor

Nokia have finally launched the Lumia 1020. While most of the specs had leaked already, we now know more details about the sensor size. The Nokia Lumia 1020 packs a 1/1.5 inch BSI CMOS sensor, slightly smaller than the 808’s 1/1.2″ sensor. I do expect that BSI technology will be able to compensate for this […]

Leaked System Dump From Sony “Honami” Reveals New UI, Confirms 20MP Camera, 4K Video And OIS

Xperia Blog managed to get their hands on a system dump that comes from Son’y next flagship codenamed Honami. The  build.prop revealed some interesting specs like a 20 megapixel camera (5248 x 3936) and 4K video recording (4000*2000). The build.prop also mentions SteadyShot mode which is Sony’s propriety Optical Image Stabilization technology found in Sony SLT […]

Sony Announces Xperia Z Ultra With 6.4 inch Display and Snapdragon 800 SoC

Sony announced the Xperia Z Ultra today. It is the first “phablet” from Sony and is powered by Snapdragon 800 SoC. The device in only 6.5mm thick making it one of the thinnest smartphones ever. The device is dust and water proof (IP55/IP58 certified) just like Xperia Z. Another interesting feature is the ability to […]