Category: Tradeshows

Sony Xperia tipo dual

Posted by – September 4, 2012

$170/170€, dual-sim on the Qualcomm MSM7227A ARM Cortex-A5, Android 4.0.4 likely with Android 4.1 upgrade.

Here are the full specs:
99.4 g
3.5 ounces
103 x 57 x 13 mm
3.4 x 2.2 x 0.4 inches
Talk time (up to): 5 hours
Standby time (up to): 350 hours
Music listening time (up to): 36 hours
Video playback time (up to): 8 hours
3.2 inch scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen
262 000 colours, 320 x 480 pixels
Google Android 4.0 (ICS)
800 MHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™
3.2-megapixel camera
4x digital zoom

Sony Xperia Go, unbreakable waterproof Android phone

Posted by – September 4, 2012

I smash this phone on the table and it's fine. Sony says they have competitions with people throwing it as far as they can and it still works fine, it doesn't even get scratched. Have fun with that. It can stay under water for 30 minutes at 1m depth, so it's not just splash proof, it's waterproof.

Here are the full specs:
110 g
3.9 ounces
111 x 60.3 x 9.8 mm
4.4 x 2.4 x 0.4 inches
Talk time (up to): 6 hours and 30 minutes
Standby time (up to): 520 hours
Music listening time: 45 hours
Video playback time: 6 hours
3.5 inch scratch-resistant TFT touchscreen
16 million colours, 480 x 320 pixels
Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
1 GHz NovaThor™ U8500 Dual-core Cortex A9
5 megapixel camera with auto focus
16x digital zoom, LED flash

HSA Foundation Keynote at IFA 2012

Posted by – September 4, 2012

Phil Rogers, President of the HSA Foundation (Heterogeneous System Architecture) comprising members ARM, AMD, Imagination Technologies, MediaTek, Samsung Electronics and Texas Instruments, at IFA is announcing new members Apical, Arteris, MulticoreWare, Sonics, Symbio and Vivante talks about The Next Era of Computing Innovation including the demonstration of a range of use cases for a standard to optimize the use of CPU and GPU to accelerate the performance of applications on devices and in the cloud.

ZhongXiang Quad-core Exynos 4412 PCB Design House

Posted by – September 2, 2012

Shenzhen ZhongXiang Technology Co Ltd demonstrates their latest quad-core Samsung Exynos 4412 based PCB which they put in their tablets, they have 8", 9.7" and they are making 7" and other sizes. They can also make PCBs with the new 32nm dual-core Exynos 4212 processor. This Shenzhen PCB Design House basically is able to provide the worlds fastest ARM Processor in their own tablet tooling or for any tablet maker in Shenzhen or worldwide to integrate.


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Sony 84″ 4K TV KD-84X9005 with 4K X-Reality Pro

Posted by – September 2, 2012

Sony is getting ready to release their first 4K BRAVIA screens, here starting with this amazing and awesome 84" sized display. This is perhaps the most awesome showcase I have ever seen at a consumer electronics show.

Sony Xperia Tablet S

Posted by – September 2, 2012

Tegra3, a new thin form factor with a bunch of docks for it from keyboard, to standard dock, desktop dock to speaker dock. Sony is customizing Android with a few features such as overlay widgets and more.

Zaidtek at IFA 2012

Posted by – September 2, 2012

Here are all the new products from Zaidtek. From their AllWinner A10 HDMI Stick, 7.6mm thin 7" Tablet, RK3066 7" Tablet, 9.7" Infotek tablet and more.


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AAPPAA Shenzhen JinPinXing Tablets

Posted by – September 2, 2012

Here they're showing their PCB and Tablet casing designs. They claim to have the worlds thinnest 9.7" IPS tablet at 8.9mm.

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RFTECH at IFA 2012

Posted by – September 2, 2012

RFTECH shows their new $128 RK3066 10.1" 1280x800 IPS tablet, $35 Telechips Cortex-A5 HDMI Stick and more.

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Samsung ATIV Windows RT Tablet

Posted by – September 2, 2012

ARM Powered Windows 8 RT Samsung Ativ Tablet shown for the first time. It looks like it can work with a keyboard dock, my guess is the price is going to be $499/499€ without the keyboard, to be confirmed.