Apple is launching iOS in the car for Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo at Geneva Motor Show next Week

Apple is launching iOS in the car for Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo at Geneva Motor Show next Week
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iOS in Car – AndroidVenture.com

Apple has something special at Geneva motor Show next week, as Apple is launching iOS for the car for Ferrari, Mercedes – Bens and Volvo. The integration of iOS to car is rumored from last year. Though iOS built have the compatibility to integrate it to cars easily according to it builds. The User Interface may slightly change for the Apple OS. Apple has already said that iOS in the car is “key focus”. According to sources, some other car vendors like Honda are also preparing to integrate Apple OS with the upcoming cars in the future.

Apple Siri, Digital Voice Assistance, will able to receive calls while driving without toughing the phone. It will have many other features like changing the songs, texting, navigate using mapping and much more.   For now only Ferrari, Mercedes – Benz and Volvo will showcase the redesigned iOS at Geneva Motor Show next week.

Lenovo to release Windows Phone 8.1 this Summer 2014

Lenovo to release Windows Phone 8.1 this Summer 2014
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Lenovo – AndroidVenture.com

Lenovo makes PC, Tablets and Mobile Phones in favor of Android. But soon there are going to release Windows Phone 8.1 this Summer after the official launch of Windows Phone 8.1 by Microsoft. Whenever it comes to Windows Phone, first we might think of Nokia Lumia. Although many other brands like Samsung and HTC release variety of Windows Phone, they did not has great success. Will Lenovo could break the dominance of Nokia in Windows Phone line?
According to a Russian website, WP7forum, the phone is a mid-range smartphone costing around $400. It will have Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 or 600 processor. The rumored screen size of Lenovo Windows Phone 8.1 is 4.5 – 5 inch. Though full specs are not released yet. After Lenovo buying Motorola Mobility for $3 billion from Google, have to see how their success with first ever Windows Phone. Recently Microsoft announced that Lenovo is the new Windows Phone Hardware Partners. Thus, making the way to confirm that Lenovo will release Windows Phone in summer.

Google Now Launcher is available to download from Google Play Store

Google Now Launcher is available to download from Google Play Store
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Google Now Launcher – AndroidVenture.com

Google quietly released Google Now Launcher which was found on Nexus 5. It can be downloaded from Google Play Store for older Nexus phones and Google Play Edition. When Google first introduced this launcher with Nexus 5 Phone. The launcher will be activated whenever the user says ‘Ok Google’, the phone can be unlock at any point, and will direct you to Home Screen, if you tell Google Now to search, it will not only search in Google but also check the Apps, make a call and even text a message without touching your Phone.
Google Now Launcher is not compatible with every Android Phone. This is compatible only for owners of old Google Nexus Phones and Google Play Editions. This could disappoint many users who are not owners if this phone. Google should have release this launcher for every phone, but they said that, Nexus and Google play edition are only compatible due to their hardware. Let’s hope that it will soon available for everyone.

Sony unveils Sony Xperia Z2 at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014

Sony unveils Sony Xperia Z2 at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014
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Sony Xperia Z2 – AndroidVenture.com

Sony announces the latest flagship of Sony Xperia Z2 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014, Barcelona. Xperia Z2 comes with Dust and Water resistant. It is 5.2 inch full HD Display with resolution 1080×1920 pixels and 424 pixels per inch. It has 20.7 Mega Pixels Camera with High Dynamic Range Mode (HDR). The front facing camera is 2.2 mega pixels. It has 3 GB of RAM and powered with Krait 400 processor at clock speed of 2.3 GHz with quad core processor. It has 16 GB inbuilt memory which can be expandable up to 64 GB through micro SD card. Battery of Z2 is 3200 mAh which has talk time of 15 hours. It has Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Hotspot, GPS, A-GPS. The Phone is officially available in market from April 2014.

Specification of Sony Xperia Z2:

5.2 inch Full HD Display and resolution 1080×1920 pixels

Water and Dust resistant

20.7 MP rear Camera

2.2 MP front camera

3 GB RAM

2.3 GHz Quad Core Krait 400 processor

16 GB inbuilt memory

Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Hotspot, GPS, A-GPS

3200 mAh Battery with 15 hours talk time

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Specification, Review and Features

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Specification, Review and Features
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Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet – AndroidVenture.com

Sony announces the World Slimmest Tablets, Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014, Barcelona. It is even thinner and slimmer than iPad Air. This tablet has good specs and features. The screen size of this tablet is 10.1 inch with full HD display, 224 pixels per inch. It has 3 GB of RAM, which is the highest for any tablet available in the market, though Samsung already featured 3 GB of RAM for Samsung Galaxy Note 3. It has 2.3 GHz quad-core Krait processor, 8.1 MP rear camera and front facing 2.2 MP without flash.

Xperia Z2 tablet is water and dust proof with amazing design and features. It has latest Android OS, Kit Kat 4.4. It has 16 GB internal memory which can be expandable up to 64 GB through micro SD card. It has 6000 mAh battery, with 51 day stand by. 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS.

Specification of Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet:

  • 10.1 inch full HD Display
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 2.3 GHz  Krait quad-core processor
  • 8.1 MP rear camera and front camera 2.2 MP
  • Kit Kat 4.4 Android OS
  • 16 GB inbuilt memory
  • 6000 mAh battery
  • 4G LTE
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Wi-Fi, GPS

It will be officially available in market from next month i.e.  March 2014.

 

Samsung unveils Samsung Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014 Barcelona

Samsung unveils Samsung Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014 Barcelona
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Samsung Galaxy S5 – AndroidVenture.com

Samsung has announced Samsung Galaxy S5 at MWC 2014, Barcelona. It has Full HD Display with resolution 1080×1920. The next generation flagship of Galaxy series has 16 MP improved camera, 4.4 Kit Kat Android OS, 2.5GHz Quad-Core Krait Processor, 2 GB of RAM. It is available has 16 GB or 32 GB internal memory variant.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 – AndroidVenture.com

The phone did not lived up to the hype and expectation. It does not have 3 GB of RAM as of Note 3. The resolution of the phone was expected to have 2K display but it has HD Display. Though the processor is much faster, 2.5 Quad Core Snapdragon processor. According to rumor, it was expected to have 64 bit processor, as Apple iPhone 5S showcase last year. It has followed the footstep of Apple by including fingerprint scanner.

The good thing about S5, it has fingerprint scanner, water and dust proof and fastest processor. It also features much improved 16 MP camera with HDR and enhanced user interface. It also has advance auto focus called selective focus, which allow the users to focus on specific object. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is evolutionary phone, but not a revolutionary Phone.

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Samsung Galaxy S5 – AndroidVenture.com

Specification of Samsung Galaxy S5:

5.1 inch Full HD display with 1080×1920 resolution

Fingerprint scanner

Water and Dust Proof resistant

432 pixels per inch

2 GB RAM

2.5 GHz Quad-Core Krait Processor

16 MP rear Camera and 2 MP front camera

4.4 Kit Kat Android OS

2800 mAh battery

Bluetooth 4.0

Wi-Fi

GPS, A-GPS

4G LTE

 

Nokia XL Specification, Review and Feature

Nokia XL Specification, Review and Feature
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Nokia X – AndroidVenure.com

Nokia XL budget smartphone announced officially by Nokia at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014, Barcelona. Nokia XL is 5 inch smartphone IPS Display with resolution 480×800. It has 187 pixels per inch with multi touch display touchscreen. It has 5 MP rear camera  and 2 MP front facing camera. It has 768 MB RAM with 1 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. Nokia XL has 4 GB of inbuilt memory which can expandable up to 32 GB by micro SD card. It has Bluetooth 3.0, GPS, Wi-Fi. It has 2000 mAh battery with talk time of almost 16 hours.

Specification of Nokia XL:

  • 5 inch IPS Display
  • 480×800 resolution
  • 5 MP rear Camera and 2 MP front Camera
  • 768 MB of RAM
  • 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
  • 4 BG internal Memory
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • 2000 mAh battery

Nokia X+ Specification, Review and Features

Nokia X+ Specification, Review and Features
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Nokia X – AndroidVenure.com

Nokia X+ is budget entry level smart phone from Nokia, announced officially at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014, Barcelona. It has 4 inch IPS display with multi touch touchscreen. It has resolution of 480×800 with 233 pixels per inch. It features 3 MP rear camera with video recording of 30 fps. It has 768 MB of RAM, 1.0 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. Nokia X+ has 4 GB of internal memory which can be expandable up to 32 GB micro SD card. Battery of this phone is 1500 mAh with talk time of 13 hours. It will be available from Quarter 2 and will have a price tag of $135.

Specification of Nokia X+:

  • 4 inch IPS display
  • 480×800 resolution
  • 768 MB of RAM
  • 1 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon
  • 4 GB inbuilt memory
  • 1500 mAh battery
  • Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth
  • Dual SIM slot

Nokia X Specification, Review and Features

Nokia X Specification, Review and Features
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Nokia X – AndroidVenure.com

Nokia X smart phone officially announce at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014, Barcelona. Nokia X has 4 inch IPS display with resolution 800×480 pixels, 233 ppi and weighs 129 grams. It has 512 MB of RAM with dual-core 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. It has 4 GB of inbuilt memory which can be expandable up to 32 GB micro SD card. It has 3 MP camera It supports 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS. And it has dual SIM slot. It has battery of 1500 mAh.  It will be available from Q2 with price $120.

Specification of Nokia X:

  • 4 inch IPS display
  • 480×800 resolution
  • 233 ppi
  • 512 MB of RAM
  • 1 GHz dual core Snapdragon processor
  • 4 GB of internal memory
  • 3 MP camera
  • Dual SIM card slots
  • 1500 mAh Battery

Nokia officially announces Android Smartphones Nokia X, X+ and XL at MWC 2014

Nokia officially announces Android  Smartphones Nokia X, X+ and XL at MWC 2014
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Nokia X – AndroidVenture.com

Nokia officially unveils first ever Android powered Nokia phone at Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2014 at Barcelona. Nokia X, Nokia X+ and Nokia XL are the three budgets phones with ability to run Android Apps. Though the launch was not much of surprise as leaks after leaks about Nokia Android phones launch were revealed and now it is officially announces by Elop, CEO of Nokia at MWC. After unveiling Elop said “The Nokia X is built on Android open source software. We have differentiated and added our own experience”

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Nokia X – AndroidVenture.com

Nokia X and Nokia X+ are both 4 inch WVGA display with Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1 GHz dual core processors. Nokia X will have 512 MB of RAM whereas Nokia X+ will have 768 MB RAM. It has 1500 mAh battery along with 3 MP camera with micro SD card support.

Nokia XL is the larger variant of Nokia X family with 5 inch WVGA display. It has 2 MP front camera and 5 MP rear camera with auto focus lens. The specs of this phone are same as Nokia X and Nokia X+ except it has 2000 mAh battery.

Nokia X will officially available in market by Q2 with price of $120 for Nokia X, $135 for Nokia X+ and for Nokia XL for $150.