The Samsung Galaxy Skin was unveiled at CES 2011 and features a bendable and foldable display that is able to withstand hard blows. However, the phone was still in conceptual stage, though if reports are true, the Samsung Galaxy Skin could become commercial next year.
With Google acquiring Motorola, it looks like Korean company Samsung plans to open source its Bada platform next year. The move is to get more manufacturers and developers to help grow the Bada ecosystem, and also to be less reliant on the Android mobile operating system.
The HTC Rhyme is something of a delicate matter, as it's HTCs first phone that is said to have been designed with a female audience in mind, yet it comes in dull colours and look quite a lot like every other HTC handset we've seen so far. Sure, it's not black, but it's unlikely to
This afternoon, Jabra showcased their latest range of Bluetooth music products including Jabra Street2, Jabra Halo2 and Jabra Sport, as well as high-end Bluetooth headset, Jabra Supreme, in Singapore. The Jabra Halo2 and Street2 are already available, while the Jabra Sport and Jabra Supreme will be available in October.
With the iPhone 5 launch date drawing closer, it is inevitable to see more news (and rumors) about the upcoming fifth generation iPhone. Mark Moskowitz, an analyst from JP Morgan, said that Apple will be launching two new iPhones, with one of them being a higher-end version that will support GSM and CDMA.
Another Optimus smartphone has emerged from Korean manufacturer LG, and this time it is the Optimus Q2. The Optimus Q2 is based on Google's Android operating system and features Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor and has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard.
Owners of Sony Ericsson Xperia range of Android phones would be pleased to know that the Lode Runner X game from Tozai Games will be exclusive on the smartphones. The Lode Runner X game is scheduled to be available from November this year.
LG Korea has announced that it has entered into an exclusive deal with Japanese game developer Capcom to introduce their popular Street Fighter IV game on their high definition Android smartphone. Details inside.
Earlier this week Qualcomm hosted its Innovation Qualcomm event in Istanbul where the company unveiled details of some of its upcoming products, including a 2.5GHz next generation Snapdragon SoC. However, a lot of details were left out, but VR-Zone is here to help fill in the blanks as to what to expect from Qualcomm over
It was Nexus One, followed by the Nexus S, and it looks like the next official Google phone could come in the form of Google Nexus Prime. If online sources are right, we may see the new Google Nexus Prime smartphone to launch end October or early November.
RIM today announced the launch of two new BlackBerry 7 OS smartphones in Singapore, the BlackBerry Torch 9860 and BlackBerry Torch 9810. Pre-order for both smartphone models start today, with expected availability in Singapore on September 22nd.
Last month, VR-Zone was in Tokyo, Japan to learn more about the design concept and engineering of the new Sony Ericsson Xperia ray. We also managed to get a a unit for review. So how good is the Xperia ray with its fairly small 3.3-inch screen and how does it compare to its larger screen
Developing an iPhone app that criticized how Apple does business, it is no wonder such app would get the ban. Phone Story, is the latest victim to be on Apple's ban list as it criticizes the company in the form of four games with regards to human rights violation, gadget consumerism and creating e-waste.
With the Jabra HALO2 Bluetooth stereo headset, you can enjoy good quality audio as well as make and receive phone calls wirelessly. It features AM3D Virtual Surround Sound and Power Bass, and is available in Challenger stores and Apple premium resellers this Friday.
Taiwanese phone and tablet manufacturer HTC has sent out media invite for an event that will take place in New York, USA, on 20 September. Only the tagline "Come celebrate in style with HTC" is stated, so it is everyone's guess on what the company could be announcing.
Sharp has announced their new AQUOS SH8298U glasses-free 3D smartphone which looks to compete with the LG Optimus 3D and the HTC Evo 3D. The AQUOS SH8298U will soon retail in Japan though there is no word as to whether it will be available in other parts of the world.
Google is known for using sweet treats as codenames for the various versions of theiir popular Android mobile operating system. And while many of us are anticipating the upcoming "Ice Cream Sandwich" which claims to offer the best of Honeycomb, the Android tablet OS, and make them useable on smartphones, it seems that the search engine giant has already
At this year's CommunicAsia, Nokia showcased their N9 smartphone, the company's first device based on the MeeGo ""Harmattan" mobile operating system. And today, the Finnish company officially announced the product in Singapore. Yes, the Nokia N9 will be retailing from all three telco operators in the coming weeks
If you wonder what MHL stands for, then we're not surprised, as it's still a fairly new standard and it might potentially die a pre-mature death, although this isn't very likely considering the industry backers. MHL stands for Mobile High-definition Link and it looks just like a micro USB connector, but beyond delivering USB connectivity,
According to news reports, chip manufacturing giant Intel may be shifting its focus from MeeGo platform to smartphone and tablet development, and it was said that Korean company Samsung may be intending to take over the platform.