MWC 2012

  • MWC 2012: Nokia announces Reading app for Lumia phones February 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Nokia announced a new ereader app for its Lumia range of Windows Phone devices called Nokia Reading at the ongoing Mobile World Congress at Barcelona. The Nokia Reading app will compete with Amazon's Kindle app for Windows Phone 7. The app which will start rolling out for UK, France, Italy,...
  • Nokia launches three new Asha phones February 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Nokia has announced three more Asha feature phones Nokia Asha 202, Asha 203 and Asha 302 at the Mobile World Congress, which is currently underway in Barcelona, Spain. Nokia has also unveiled a new and fast cloudbased browser that reduces internet costs. Nokia Asha 302 is Nokia's...
  • Huawei announces the first 10inch quadcore tablet February 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Huawei, the Chinese handset maker, has announced a 10 inch tablet powered by a quad core processor, at the Mobile World Congress 2012. The tablet, called Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD, has a Huawei 1.5 GHz quad core processor, Google Android 4.0 operating system and a 10 inch IPS...
  • Facebook offers olive branch to mobile carriers February 28, 2012

    Barcelona: Facebook said it could team up with mobile operators on payments, in an offer that would give them back part of the revenue and influence they have lost in recent years to Apple and Google. Speaking for the first time at Mobile World Congress, the industry's biggest gathering, Facebook said...
  • Nokia unveils the 41megapixel 808 PureView phone February 27, 2012

    Barcelona: It can not be overlooked. It's jaw dropping! Nokia has unveiled a new smartphone the Nokia 808 PureView at the MWC 2012, which has a 41 megapixel camera sensor with Carl Zeiss optics. Yes, you read it right. It's 41 megapixel! As you might have speculated, the...
  • Nokia unveils cheaper Windows phone 'Lumia 610' February 27, 2012

    Barcelona: Nokia unveiled a new, cheaper smartphone using Microsoft's Windows Phone software on Monday, in an attempt to reverse its declining market share. Nokia last year dumped its own smartphone software in favor of Microsoft's Windows Phone to step up its fight against rivals such as Apple's iPhone, but the move...
  • HTC unveils Androidpowered 'One' series phones February 27, 2012

    Barcelona: Taiwan's HTC Corp, the world's No. 5 smartphone maker, launched a range of models on Sunday, packing advanced cameras and music functions into new designs in a push to recover from a rapid fall from grace in a challenging and fickle market. The new phones, unveiled at the Barcelona Mobile...
  • Sony returns to smartphones with new models February 27, 2012

    Barcelona: Sony Corp. declared a return to the smartphone business on Sunday, unveiling its first smartphones under the Sony brand, but warned the group's painful transition would not be as fast as rebranding. Kazuo Hirai is due to formally take over as Sony CEO on April 1, replacing Howard Stringer. Hirai...
  • Samsung's new projector smartphone 'Galaxy Beam' February 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Just a day before the MWC 2012 officially kicks off in Barcelona, Samsung doffed the silk off its new projector smartphone the Galaxy Beam which is an Android 2.3 smartphone with a builtin projector. The Samsung Galaxy Beam's 15 lumens projector allows users to display and share...
  • Now, Samsung announces 10.1inch Galaxy Tab 2 February 26, 2012

    New Delhi: After launching its 7inch Galaxy Tab 2 earlier this month, Samsung has now announced to come up with a new 10.1inch version of the Galaxy Tab 2. The device features a 10.1inch PLS TFT dispaly with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. Powered by a 1GHz dualcore processor,...
  • Nokia N8 successor may feature Windows Phone February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Finnish mobile phone manufacturer, Nokia just about a week before the Mobile World Congress 2012 has quietly released a teaser video which they call as Pure View. The Pure View video showcases brilliant camera capabilities of a mobile device which is likely to be showcased during the MWC. Prior...
  • HTC to launch superfast smartphone? February 24, 2012

    Mumbai: HTC shared a teaser image on its official Facebook page indicating new range of smartphones due at the Mobile World Congress 2012. HTC is expected to introduce new range of smartphones with a new brand named One. Four or may be five new products are expected to be launched...
  • LG unveils its first quadcore phone Optimus 4X February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Here comes the real Samsung Galaxy Note competitor. LG has unveiled its first QuadCore processor smartphone LG Optimus 4X HD. Powered by 1.5GHz QuadCore processor (NVIDIA Tegra 3), the phone features a 4.7inch True HD IPS display with a pixel resolution of 1280 x 720. The Optimus 4X...
  • LG unveils the Optimus 3D Max February 22, 2012

    The LG Optimus 3D Max has a 4.3-inch 3D WVGA Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2.It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor.Running Android 2.3 OS, the phone sports 5 megapixel dual-lens camera.
  • Nokia to unveil cheaper Windows smartphone February 22, 2012

    Helsinki: Nokia will next week unveil a new, cheaper smartphone using Microsoft's Windows Phone software, targeting a wider market for its new range of smartphones, two sources close to the company said. Cheaper phones are the key for Nokia and Microsoft in their battle to win a larger share of the...
  • LG unveils slimmer and smarter Optimus 3D February 22, 2012

    New Delhi: LG has announced the launch of a new phone Optimus 3D Cube, which is the next version of its already exisiting Optimus 3D smartphone, though it will only ship to South Korea right now. At 9.6 mm, the new phone is slimmer than the outgoing model which comes...
  • Samsung reveals Galaxy Ace 2, Galaxy Mini 2 February 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Samsung has announced two midrange smartphones running Android 2.3 Gingerbread mobile operating system. Named as Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2, the two devices are the upgraded versions of two existing Samsung smartphones Galaxy Ace and Galaxy Mini respectively. Both smartphones are expected to be made available...
  • LG announces new Optimus L3, L5 and L7 smartphones February 22, 2012

    Mumbai: The new Optimus L3 is entry level device with Android 2.3 while the midrange L5 and L7 will come with Android 4.0 OS. LG has announced three new L styled Android smartphones which will be showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2012 that is starting this weekend. The new LG...
  • LG launches the Optimus LTE Tag February 20, 2012

    New Delhi: LG has announced its newest addition to its LTE smartphone lineup for the Korean market the Optimus LTE Tag. It features a 4.3inch IPS display with a pixel resolution of 800 x 480. The phone is powered by a 1.2GHz dualcore processor, and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread...
  • LG Unveils 5inch Optimus Vu ahead of MWC 2012 February 19, 2012

    Seoul: LG unveiled one of the most anticipated LTE devices, the Optimus Vu. Equipped with LG's LTE and IPS display technology, the Optimus Vu is touted to offer a combination of tabletlike viewing with smartphone portability. The device is powered by a 1.5GHz dualcore processor, 32GB internal memory and a...