AnyData ASP320-Q, $99 Android phone

Posted by – February 20, 2011

This may be the worlds cheapest Android phone, it may be sold for below $99 unlocked to end consumers without any need for contracts, it has a 3.2″ WQVGA capacitive touch screen, dual-sim support (EDGE, not 3G), runs on the MediaTek MT6516 ARM9 SoC platform. AnyData is targetting this device to the Indian and Chinese markets first, the rest of the world is also about to get access to these cheaper Android phones.

Huawei S7 Slim and Huawei S7 Pro Android Tablets

Posted by – February 20, 2011

After the Huawei S7 released last year (check my top viewed video from last year), Huawei is upgrading their 7″ Android tablet with a slimmer design in the S7 Slim, capacitive touch screen, it may sell below $300 with or without 3G built-in. Huawei are also showing a mockup of their upcoming S7 Pro tablet that will come with a dual-core processor.

Asus Transformer, Honeycomb Tegra2 Laptop/Tablet device

Posted by – February 20, 2011

Asus made this Tegra2 Powered Laptop and Tablet combo device, where the tablet part can slide out of the bottom keyboard part. This prototype feels heavy though, perhaps it’s just because it’s a very metallic design.

Asus Eee Pad Slider

Posted by – February 20, 2011

Interesting slider design by Asus, to add a keyboard behind the tablet.

ST-Ericsson LTE solutions

Posted by – February 20, 2011

Featuring ST-Ericsson existing and upcoming range of LTE solutions including ThorM7400, the industry’s first two chip LTE/HSPA+ modem.

ST-Ericsson HSPA+ solutions

Posted by – February 20, 2011

This video features ST-Ericsson’s second generation 21mbitps HSPA+ solution, used in the Samsung Galaxy 4G smartphone on T-Mobile. This kind of bandwidth can be used for high quality video streaming, and many other applications. ST-Ericsson is also launching the new 84mbitps Thor HSPA+ modem.

Freescale wireless chargers

Posted by – February 20, 2011

Freescale is providing the MCUs for the powermat systems made by Energizer and other companies.

Freescale Watt Saver, USB charger

Posted by – February 20, 2011

This is a smart USB charger that automatically switches off all power consumption when the phone is charged. It’s sold by AT&T for $12 right now.

Freescale powered sub-$50 home energy gateway

Posted by – February 20, 2011

The idea is to connect your smart meter, home appliances, smart electric plugs to a home energy gateway, which then hosts a power management console on the web to let you manage your home power consumption from a tablet, from a mobile phone, laptop or any other device to access the web.

Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine, Reality Display, the LCD technology for Xperia Arc and Xperia Pro

Posted by – February 20, 2011

Here’s an interview with the product manager on Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc, explaining some of the technology in this new Sony manufactured BRAVIA Engine Mobile LCD display.