Samsung pins its hopes on Galaxy Alpha's metal frame | PCWorld
Of course, that wont stop Samsung from launching a sequel, and it looks like the next-generation Mega handset may havejust been pictured and detailed. Phone Arena on Tuesday night published three images that it claims to be Samsungs Galaxy Mega 2 , a massive upcoming phablet with a 6-inch display. The blog saidit found the pictures inChinas Telecommunications Equipment Certification Center, but provided no link to the source.
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First Android One Phones Ready For Sale in September | Digital Trends
No Gmail, no Maps, no Play store, no Docs. Even the default search engine is set to Microsofts Bing.
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Android Circuit: An Early Moto 360 Review, The Chinese Rulers Of Android, And The Galaxy Tab Nook 4 Is Coming - Forbes
Trimming offa slice of thescreen may ben ended for the electronics of the watch, but will destroying the perfect circular create too much of an unbalanced effect? To coin a phrase, time will tell. The Moto 360 is expected to be on sale to consumers later this year. Android Wear Screens (image: Google) The Smartwatch From Nokias Former Chief Of Design Is Available For Preorder Speaking of smartwatches, the monochrome LCD screened Meta M1 is now available for pre-order ( reports The Verge ). Designed by Frank Nuovo, previously employed by Nokia and Vertu, pricing on the watch will start at $249 andfocuses on a masculine look for a small market segment.Like the Pebble, the Meta M1 will work with both Android and iOS smartphones.
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Samsung has also decided to make the Galaxy Alpha thin and light: it weighs just 115 grams and is 6.7 millimeters thick. Under the hood, the smartphone is based on Android 4.4.4 and powered by an Exynos processor with four ARM Cortex-A15 cores running at 1.8GHz and four Cortex-A7 cores running at 1.3GHz. The screen measures 4.7 inches and has a 1280 by 720 pixel resolution. The smartphone also has a 12-megapixel camera on the back and a 2.1-megapixel front camera.
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This Is the Biggest Threat Facing Google Right Now - 1
However, its not absolutely certain when theyll be announced, and they must overcome one final stumbling block;its a big one. Google wants Android One hardware to come in at around $100 unconnected, but none of the companies feel confident they can meet this low cost, and would prefer to attach a higher price tag to the finished products. The three companies are pushing to charge at least $150 for their Android One efforts. Recently retired phone leaker @evleaks sent out a tweet potentially revealing Micromaxs effort, indicating it would have a 4.5-inch, 960 x 540 pixel resolution screen, a dual-core Snapdragon 200 processor, and a 5-megapixel camera.
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