деньги в займ на карту

Archive for Mobile Phones

Palm Pre 2 now available from HP for $449.99

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on November 18th, 2010

Many of you have been waiting to get your hands on the new Palm Pre 2 smartphone from HP Palm and for you folks, we have some great news. HP has just started selling a SIM free version of the Palm Pre 2 in the US.

The Palm Pre 2 is available from the HP website for $449.99 SIM free. It’s the first smartphone from HP Palm since they took over Palm and it’s also the first to feature the new webOS 2.0. The Palm Pre 2 features a 3.1 inch HVGA multitouch display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, along with a slide out QWERTY keyboard
and a five megapixel camera with an LED flash.

Google Nexus S listed on Best Buy website

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on November 11th, 2010

Rumors have been swirling around the interwebs that Google will be releasing a follow up to their Nexus One smartphone, the Nexus 2 or Nexus S. We had previously heard that Samsung would be making it for the big G.

However, then Samsung released a statement saying that they were not making a Nexus 2 smartphone for Google. Now it looks as if Samsung was just playing the “deny everything” card. A new smartphone was spotted listed on Best Buy, the Nexus S, with the tagline ‘Pure Google’. Best Buy has since taken the page down.

Moto Citrus for Verizon to ship tomorrow for $50

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on November 10th, 2010

Are you a Verizon subscribers looking to pick up a budget Android phone? If so, we have some good news. Verizon has released the details of the Motorola Citrus. The phone will only cost $50 after a $100 rebate and a two-year contract.

The Citrus ships with the standard MotoBLUR UI on top of Android 2.1 and offers Swype keyboard input. One downside is that Bing search is forced on users. Some other features include a capacitive touchscreen display, 3-megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, and the backside trackpad.

Tonino Lamborghini Spyder Series Luxury Phones

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on November 4th, 2010

Here’s the latest addition to the ultra luxurious mobile handset market, the Tonino Lamborghini Spyder handset. The range is priced at $1781 to $2813 because they come with a 316L-grade stainless steel casing and a 2.2-inch (240 x 320 pixels) sapphire crystal scratch resistant LCD display.

Despite all of that, a 3MP camera with VGA video recording is the best they could do. It isn’t even 3G enabled but they are hand made and hand polished. A few models in the Spyder range are the S-670, S-680 and S-685 which are the higher end models with rose gold, gold and black/gold PVD finishes. The S-600 comes with DLC (Diamond-Like Coating) while the S-610 and S-620 have simple black PVD finishes.

Violight UV Light Sanitizer will kill Germs on your phone

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on October 31st, 2010

Germaphobes have a new weapon to wage war on germs. And it is only a $50 investment. The VIOlight UV light sanitizer will kill germs and bacteria on your phone, leaving it clean and germ free.

The device uses ultraviolet light to get rid of 99% of germs in less than five minutes. It works with smartphones, MP3 players, and other small gadgets. The VIOlight is also battery powered so you can take it with you and kill germs anywhere you happen to be.

Verykool R80 Rugged Survival Phone

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on October 20th, 2010

Rugged phones are usually more rugged than pretty, since they are made to survive harsh conditions. But here’s the exception. A company called Verykool has a new rugged phone called the R80 that looks attractive. The phone is a quad band device supporting 850/900/1800/1900 frequencies and it uses GPRS class 12 technology.

Some other features include a 2.4-inch screen and it has a screen on the back that is a 1-inch OLED. There’s also Bluetooth, USB tethering, and PC sync capability as well as a 2MP camera and four hours of talk time and ten days on standby.

Vertu Constellation Quest shows up at the FCC

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on October 19th, 2010

Vertu’s QWERTY keyboard Constellation Quest has just gotten a thumbs up from the FCC. There are the usual pictures, but there’s also a detailed manual that shows the phone to be running a heavily skinned version of Symbian.

Some other specs include HSDPA data and WiFi, and Vertu is even packing it with a 32GB microSD card. We don’t have all of the details however, like when it will hit stores and how outrageously priced it will be. But at least luxury handset enthusiasts have something new to swoon over.

Nokia N900 PR 1.3 update to offer Maemo and MeeGo Dual Booting

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on October 14th, 2010

Nokia N900 owners might have a some good news soon. Right now, the phone is powered by Maemo, but an upcoming PR 1.3 update will allow the phone to dual boot between Maemo and MeeGo, offering you a different experience on the same phone.

There is also the possibility of developing applications supporting both operating systems, based on Qt and Qt Mobility APIs on the Maemo side. The N900 might not be the hottest thing around with the launch of the N8, iPhone 4 and other competitors, but this update would definitely breathe some new life into this phone.

Modu T is the lightest 3G handset ever

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on October 11th, 2010

Modu is offering what they are calling the “The Lightest 3.5G Touch Phone in the World”. It runs on Brew and goes by the name Modu T. This is the company’s first touchscreen handset that features a 2.2-inch display, GPS, FM radio, 2GB of internal memory and support for expansion via microSD cards.

It’s fully compatible with their ‘fy’ add-ons, which means you can add features to this device like a 5MP camera, sports kits to it for the exercise, and even a QWERTY keypad. It comes with Facebook and other social networking options as well.

Windows Phone 7 appears in Rachel Zoe commercial

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on September 15th, 2010

Looks like Microsoft has teamed up with Rachel Zoe. The company has launched a Windows Phone 7 commercial based on the hit Bravo series The Rachel Zone Project. Rachel Zoe has always been a fan of RIM’s BlackBerry, but her husband Rodger Berman shows off his Samsung Omnia prototype running a Bing utility on Windows Phone 7.

As Windows Phone 7 gets closer to its launch time-frame, several leaks and official confirmations suggest that customers will be able to choose from a wide range of devices from the likes of LG, Samsung, and HTC.

Sanyo Innuendo hits Sprint with hidden OLED display

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on September 13th, 2010

Sprint is offering a unique Sanyo-branded handset built by Kyocera. The Innuendo is a horizontal flip-phone with a QWERTY keyboard and a 2.8-inch, 400×240 display. The exterior features a keypad that is hidden when not lit up and in use, along with a matching 1.3-inch OLED external display.

Other specs include a 3.2-megapixel camera, Bluetooth, MP3 playback and a microSD memory card slot. It comes with a 1GB microSD card. Users can access Sprint’s E-mail, TV, Music, GPS mapping and a browser, while Sanyo preloads Facebook, MySpace and Twitter apps.

Windows Phone 7 to launch on Oct 11th?

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on September 9th, 2010

We’ve seen a number of Windows Phone 7-powered devices, but Microsoft hasn’t given an official launch date for its mobile operating system yet. However, reports have just come in saying that Windows Phone 7 will be officially launched on October 11th.

Microsoft will be using New York for the launch, which better be soon since Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android OS are getting plenty of attention at the moment.

sWaP NOVA to arrive this October

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on September 2nd, 2010

We haven’t seen this one since April, but the sWaP NOVA keychain phone will finally hit the UK this October. It claims to be the smallest smartphone in the world at 68.5mm x 38mm x 16.2mm in size, while weighing just 43 grams.

That’s a touchscreen display and at that size it’s a good thing they include a stylus. Battery life is just 82 hours of standby time and 150 minutes of talk time. It can be charged via USB and you can still browse the Web via WAP.

Palm Pre, now with iPhone home button

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on August 26th, 2010

Can’t decide between a Palm Pre or an iPhone? Why not get both in this clone, which comes in the form of the Palm Pre, with the iPhone home button. On the hardware side, it features a QWERTY keyboard, that iPhone home button and an operating system that tries to pass itself off as iOS.

It also supports dual SIM, with two cameras, a 3″ touchscreen display at 240 x 400 resolution, a microSD memory card slot, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. It’s compatible only with GSM networks.

Motorola Droid clone runs Windows Mobile

Posted in Mobile Phones by Conner Flynn on August 25th, 2010

This Motorola Droid clone looks like a toy. And you won’t find the Android operating system here. Instead, it runs Windows Mobile 6.5. Some specs include a 533MHz Huawei Hass K3 processor, and a full sliding keyboard.

Like many cloned smartphones, this one will does dual SIMs. You also get a 3-megapixel camera, a 3.5″ touchscreen display at 800 x 480 resolution, GPS, Wi-Fi and integrated FM radio.