IFA 2012

  • IFA 2012: Samsung S cloud service breaks cover September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Days after Samsung showcased its Galaxy Note 2 tablet at the IFA event in Berlin, the S Cloud service of the Korean giant has now been revealed by a German website called the Bestboys.de. The S Cloud storage service has been integrated as an integral part of the...
  • Samsung's advanced TVs go missing en route to Berlin September 5, 2012

    Berlin: Two of Samsung Electronics' advanced OLED television sets have gone missing while on their way to the IFA consumer electronics fair in Berlin, the company said on Tuesday. The organic-light-emitting diodes (OLED) TVs disappeared between August 21 and 28, a company spokesman said, adding there was no threat to its...
  • Now, blink and flick TV channels September 3, 2012

    London: You can now blink and change channels on your TV, thanks to a latest discovery called the Eye Control TV. Manufactured by the Chinese consumer electronics firm Haier, Eye Control TV comes with a bulky device that you place in front of your TV, and with a determined blink you...
  • ZTE launches Grand X IN Intel-based smartphone August 31, 2012

    Berlin: Chinese group ZTE, the world's fourth-largest mobile phone maker, unveiled its first smartphone model using Intel processors, marking an important break into a top-tier handset maker by the US-based group. ZTE said on Thursday its Grand X IN model, which will go on sale in Europe next month, will mark...
  • China's Huawei unveils six Android devices August 30, 2012

    Berlin: Huawei Technologies, China's top telecom equipment maker, on Thursday unveiled four new smartphone models and two tablets, all using Google's Android software. "We have made our choice," Vice President Lars-Christian Weisswange told Reuters when asked about the software choice in the light of the latest legal challenges against the Android...
  • HTC unveils the Desire X smartphone August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: HTC unveiled the HTC Desire X smartphone at the IFA 2012 Berlin. It is powered by a dual-core 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor. It runs Android 4.0 OS and has a 4-inch super LCD WVGA screen. The HTC Desire X sports a 5 megapixel camera. Dropbox integration also gives...
  • Samsung Galaxy Note II: All you need to know August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Finally, Samsung has announced a new version of its Galaxy Note phablet. Unveiled at IFA Berlin, the Samsung Galaxy Note II has a 5.5-inch screen, which is narrower but longer than the first version. The new Galaxy Note, like its predecessor, comes with a stylus called the S...
  • Samsung announces Windows 8 PCs, tablet, phone August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: With the introduction of Microsoft's Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 operating systems, Samsung has announced "ATIV", the new brand for its Windows-based devices. The company has announced a wide portfolio of Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8-powered devices which include the ATIV Smart PC, ATIV Smart PC...
  • Samsung unveils voice-controlled Galaxy camera August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Samsung has unveiled a voice-controlled camera - the Galaxy Camera - as part of a fall lineup of consumer gadgets aimed at setting itself apart from rival Apple. The South Korean electronics giant presented the 16-megapixel Galaxy Camera at the IFA tech show in Berlin on Wednesday. It has a...
  • Sony launches upgraded 9.4-inch Xperia tablet August 30, 2012

    Berlin: Sony Corp released an upgraded version of its Android tablet on Wednesday, branding its rival to Apple Inc's iPad and Samsung Electronics' Galaxy as "Xperia" in a bid to unify its mobile devices under one name. Sony has identified its mobile devices unit, which also makes Xperia smartphones, as one...
  • Samsung ATIV S - the first Windows Phone 8 phone August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Samsung Electronics launched the world's first smartphone using Microsoft's latest mobile software Windows Phone 8 at an event at IFA Berlin, only days after losing a crucial patent battle with Apple. The surprise announcement came a week before Nokia, which has a close partnership with Microsoft, is due to...
  • Samsung unveils the new Galaxy Note II phablet August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Fresh off a legal battle with Apple, Samsung has announced a new version of its Galaxy Note smartphone-cum-tablet combo, an offbeat, oversized smartphone that's become a surprise hit. Samsung, the world's largest maker of phones, has unveiled the Galaxy Note II at IFA Berlin. The 5.5-inch screen is narrower...
  • Watch: Samsung Galaxy Note II launch event August 30, 2012

    Samsung Electronics unveils the second generation of its popular Galaxy Note phone-cum-tablet at IFA Berlin, Europe's biggest electronics show. ...