Samsung Galaxy S4 to sport impressive octa-core processor?

Samsung Galaxy S4 to sport impressive octa-core processor?
Samsung sparked a wave of new rumours concerning its imminent Galaxy S4 mobile phone after unveiling an octa-core processor at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013.The South Korean manufacturer's current flagship S3 handset features a quad-core CPU, so inclusion of this new technology in the next-generation device would be a significant improvement.Owners might be able to benefit from loading applications more quickly, speedier web browsing…

Entry-level Kogan Agora mobile phone unveiled

Entry-level Kogan Agora mobile phone unveiled
Consumers will soon be able to get their hands on the Kogan Agora mobile phone, which will have a price tag of just $149.The Australian manufacturer launched its entry-level device at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013.Android Ice Cream Sandwich will operate the handset, meaning users have access to virtual application store Google Play.A five-inch screen gives owners plenty of real estate for watching movies,…

ZTE Grand S with FHD display launched

ZTE Grand S with FHD display launched
ZTE launched its new Grand S mobile phone, claiming it offers "the latest in style, quality and functionality", at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013.The Chinese manufacturer's new flagship handset has a 13-megapixel camera with flash, which is supported by face recognition and anti-shake software.A two-megapixel front-facing snapper is perfect for video calls made using apps like Skype, which are available through Google Play.Buyers can…

Lenovo K900 fronts new mobile phone portfolio

Lenovo K900 fronts new mobile phone portfolio
Lenovo has launched a new portfolio of mobile phones at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013, including the flagship K900 handset.The Chinese manufacturer's premium device utilises a next generation Intel Atom processor, and provides owners with top camera technology.An F1.8 focal length lens allows users to take 13-megapixel snaps, which photographers can appreciate on the crisp 5.5-inch, FHD IPS screen.On the other hand, Lenovo's A800 targets…

Huawei Ascend Mate with 6.1-inch display launched

Huawei Ascend Mate with 6.1-inch display launched
Huawei has unveiled its new smartphone-come-tablet device, the Ascend Mate, which features a 6.1-inch screen.The HD display also has Magic Touch technology, which means that users can control and navigate the device while wearing gloves.Android Jelly Bean powers the smartphone, so owners will be able to download tools and games like Facebook and Angry Birds from Google Play.The Chinese manufacturer has also incorporated some of…

High-end Huawei Ascend D2 unveiled

High-end Huawei Ascend D2 unveiled
Following weeks of speculation, Huawei has unveiled its new flagship mobile phone, the Ascend D2, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013.Available in pure white or crystal blue, the curved handset has an aluminium body which is just 9.9 mm thin, meaning it is comfortable and easy to use.This handset has a five-inch Super Retina LCD display which is protected by Corning Gorilla glass, and…

Sony showcases Xperia Z and ZL at CES 2013

Sony showcases Xperia Z and ZL at CES 2013
Sony is one of the first manufacturers to launch a new mobile phone at CES 2013, after showcasing its Xperia Z and ZL gadgets.It will replace the current Xperia T Bond Phone, which featured in the blockbuster movie Skyfall, as the flagship handset.Both the Z and ZL have a five-inch HD screen, which utilises Reality Display to offer users crisp and detailed images and videos.Inclusion…

More Android mobile phone owners adopt Jelly Bean

More Android mobile phone owners adopt Jelly Bean
Over one-in-ten Android mobile phone owners are now using the Jelly Bean platform, perhaps as more consumers buy handsets like the LG Nexus 4.Adoption of the latest operating system has been gradually increasing - a November release shows 1.2 per cent usage, and this increased to 6.7 per cent in December.Those with newer devices like the Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC One X have been…