Larger iPhones said to go into production next month

Echoing earlier reports, Bloomberg sources says the new models will sport screens measuring 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches, respectively. Apple plans to begin production in China next month of two new iPhones sporting larger screens, according to a Bloomberg report. The models, expected to ship to retailers in September, will feature screens measuring 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches, respectively, and be rounder and thinner than its current models, sources told the news agency. The larger screens are expected to help Apple better compete with the likes of rivals Samsung and HTC, which offer displays that are as large as 5.7 … Continue reading Larger iPhones said to go into production next month

Lenovo Vibe X with 5.0-inch full-HD display launched

  Lenovo has launched its first Vibe smartphone in India at Rs. 25,999. The Lenovo Vibe X will hit stores later this week.The smartphone has a premium polycarbonate body and an advanced mold, laser-engraved 3D tactile finish. One of the highlights of the device is its super thin frame measuring 6.9mm. It weighs 121 grams. Lenovo launched the Vibe X in September at IFA this year. The Vibe X sports a 5-inch full-HD display that has a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels and a pixel density of 440ppi, sitting under a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen bevelled at the edges. The phone is powered by … Continue reading Lenovo Vibe X with 5.0-inch full-HD display launched

After initial iPhone rush, China Mobile may see usual Apple vs. Samsung battle

  For all the hype, Apple Inc’s long-awaited iPhone agreement with China Mobile Ltd may deliver little more than a fleeting revenue jolt for the U.S. giant. A deal with the world’s largest mobile carrier, expected as early as this week, nets Apple 759 million potential new customers that could generate $3 billion in 2014 revenue, or nearly one-quarter of Apple’s projected revenue growth in its current fiscal year. But after the initial haul, Apple will find itself in a familiar, expensive battle with its main smartphone rival, South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, to win over customers, one wallet at a time. And China … Continue reading After initial iPhone rush, China Mobile may see usual Apple vs. Samsung battle

Specifications of Samsung’s alleged flexible display phone surface

Samsung recently announced that it would release a new smartphone featuring a curved display in October. However, it did not offer any details on the phone’s name or specifications. A new report now claims to shed some light on a new Samsung phone that would come with a flexible display. Citing sources aware of the development, AndroidSaS reports that Samsung will release a new flagship phone sporting a flexible display. It claims that Samsung will shortly reveal the device. It even details the purported specifications of the device. According to the report, the phone is expected to sport a 4.7-inch … Continue reading Specifications of Samsung’s alleged flexible display phone surface