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 organiclightemitting 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 Intelbased smartphone August 31, 2012

    Berlin: Chinese group ZTE, the world's fourthlargest mobile phone maker, unveiled its first smartphone model using Intel processors, marking an important break into a toptier handset maker by the USbased 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 LarsChristian 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 dualcore 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor. It runs Android 4.0 OS and has a 4inch 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 5.5inch 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 Windowsbased devices. The company has announced a wide portfolio of Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8powered devices which include the ATIV Smart PC, ATIV Smart PC...
  • Samsung unveils voicecontrolled Galaxy camera August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Samsung has unveiled a voicecontrolled 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 16megapixel Galaxy Camera at the IFA tech show in Berlin on Wednesday. It has a...
  • Sony launches upgraded 9.4inch 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 smartphonecumtablet 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 5.5inch screen is narrower...
  • Watch: Samsung Galaxy Note II launch event August 29, 2012

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