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Karbonn coming up with Dual-OS Devices in 2014

Karbonn coming up with Dual-OS Devices in 2014

India has become one of largest smartphone markets in the world and many local companies have started to come up with their own devices. Companies like MicroMax, XOLO, Karbonn Mobiles etc have all started to come in the fold, with some more than decent devices such as the MicroMax Canvas series and XOLO Lava. Well rumors have started to pour out that Karbonn are going to launch a Dual OS smartphone. The Time of India have actually supported this story and said that the company is well on its way to launch the devices. Microsoft has just made “Karbonn” their new partner and they were already making smartphones running android. So following Nokia’s footsteps Karbonn are going to make Windows and Android running devices.  That being said, devices running both is sure to attract more customers. According to Karbonn Mobiles the device will be available by Juneof this year. The year 2014  is turning out to be an very interesting year and its only just the tip of the iceberg. It seems we are in for a real treat as the year progresses and we shall make sure you get all the latest tech news as it...

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Nokia Lumia 1320 and 1520 phablets now available in Pakistan

Nokia Lumia 1320 and 1520 phablets now available in Pakistan

We all know the impact that Phablets seem to be having these days with every other OEM coming up with their own variants in abundance. Nokia have also recently entered the Phablet market with its two new entrants that accompany the long list of the impressive Lumia range of Windows based smartphones. On that note, Nokia Pakistan recently launched the new Nokia Lumia 1520 and Nokia Lumia 1320, which are a marvel in imaging technology and brings the colorful Lumia experience on six-inch large displays. The launch of the Lumia phablets was coupled with the announcement of a unique reality show on the theme of traveling named Kuch Kar Dikha, where Nokia takes viewers on an exhilarating journey to witness the scenic beauty of Pakistan and put the natural splendor at the forefront. The Nokia Lumia 1520 offers the latest imaging innovation from Nokia – a 20-megapixel PureView camera with optical image stabilization (OIS) enabling sharp images even in the dark as well as oversampling and zooming technology similar to the Nokia Lumia 1020. In addition to the new Nokia Camera, the Nokia Lumia 1520 offers a 6-inch screen and a vivid 1080p full HD display for outstanding outdoor readability. People can bring their videos to life with Nokia Rich Recording, an unparalleled audio capture using four built-in microphones. With Microsoft Office built in, documents can be edited and shared easily for maximum productivity. The Nokia Lumia 1520 will be available in yellow, white, black and glossy red. Another impact offering is the new Nokia Lumia 1320 which sports a six-inch display, 5-megapixel camera and a 1.7 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 processor. It comes in stunning colours which are a signature feature of the Nokia Lumia range and extends the Nokia Camera app to another price range. The Nokia Lumia 1320 will be available in orange, yellow, white, and black. Speaking on the occasion, Arif Shafique, Country General Manager, Nokia Pakistan said, “Nokia Pakistan believes in bringing innovative devices in fun filled exciting packages. This time around, we have truly taken innovation and excitement to another level. We are introducing the new Nokia Lumia 1520 and Nokia Lumia 1320, which are used to capture moments from the travel show Kuch Kar Dikha. This is our way of introducing our devices in a unique mixture of adventure and thrill”. At the launch of these amazing new devices, Nokia Pakistan also announced a thrilling expedition in the form of a travel show named Kuch Kar Dikha. The show depicts an epic journey of youngsters from different walks of life to savour the scenic beauty of Pakistan. The show takes its viewers across landmarks which offer a...

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Nokia and HTC finally come to terms on LTE patents; ending months of fighting

Nokia and HTC finally come to terms on LTE patents; ending months of fighting

After months of relentless fighting and legal battles, it seems like the (never ending) patent wars between Nokia and HTC are finally coming to a halt. In a recent turn of events, the Finnish cellular giants have agreed to sign a new “technology and collaboration agreement” with HTC. According to a press release by Nokia, both companies have mutually agreed upon HTC’s LTE patent portfolio along with a few other patents that had initially started the war between two of the world’s leading cell phone giants. Even though there was no mention of an official fees being paid by the Taiwanese company to its Finnish counterpart but what we do know is that they finally had to withdraw from the fight for a number of reasons that need to remain confidential.Here’s what HTC had to say in their official press release; “As an industry pioneer in smartphones with a strong patent portfolio, HTC is pleased to come to this agreement, which will enable us to stay focused on innovation for consumers.” After witnessing the long running feud between Samsung and Apple, its a good sign to see Nokia and HTC to finally call it a day between the two as far as the patent wars are concerned and just go along with their own respective ideas and innovations for shaping and changing the...

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SM-W750V is Samsung’s Next Windows Phone [LEAKED]

SM-W750V is Samsung’s Next Windows Phone [LEAKED]

Samsung wasn’t as successful with its Windows phone (Ativ) line up as it is with its Android phones. How ever that has not seemed to discourage the South Korean Giants at all as they get ready to introduce their new Windows phone code named Huron (SM-W750V)  this year. Thanks to our leakster friend  evleaks, a picture of the new Samsung Window’s Phone is caught in the wild. According to the leaked specs, the device seems to be around a budget-friendly range with not such a powerful processor. The strange part though is that it sports a Full HD 1080p 5-inch  display. So a budget phone with a 1080p display, sounds interesting doesn’t it? The chip powering the device is a quad-core Snapdragon CPU with the Adreno 305 GPU,, so the question arises that will it be powerful enough to bring out the 1080p display properly. So lets see how the South Korean giant fairs in round two of its Windows phone battle with...

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Nokia’s First Windows 8.1 RT powered Tablet – The Lumia 2520

Nokia’s First Windows 8.1 RT powered Tablet – The Lumia 2520

Nokia has started the climb back in the market, mostly due to its Windows Phone 8 line of smartphones. The Nokia Lumia 1020 is best in its class when it comes to having a camera on a smartphone, 41 Megapixels does make a difference. Next they launch a first ever Windows Phone 8 running Phablet, theNokia Lumia 1520 having 6 inch 1080p HD display. Now they have gone a step ahead and have finally launched the First Nokia Tablet, The Lumia 2520 running Windows RT 8.1. The Windows 8.1 running tablet has a 10 inch Full HD IPS LCD Display, with alot of power under the hood. The tablet is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, has a 32GB storage capacity and is LTE enabled. The Lumia 2520 sports a 6.7 Mega pixel shooter at the back and 2 MP camera in the front. The tablet will sell retail at $499 which is around the same as the Microsoft Surface 2, so will be a bit tough to decide which tablet is better. If you think the Microsoft Surface 2 has an edge due to it having a keyboard then think again, the Lumia 2520 has an optional Keyboard back cover, which also gives 5 hours extra of battery life, that would prove pretty handy in those emergency situations. The tablet will be available in four colors – Red, Cyan, White and Black. The full specs list is mentioned below: Nokia Lumia 2520 Specification List: 10.1-inch display IPS LCD 1920×1080 resolution Windows RT 8.1 Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core 2.2GHz 2GB of RAM 32GB of storage MicroSD slot LTE connectivity 6.7MP rear cam, 2MP front 8000mAh battery Black, White, Red, Cyan AT&T and...

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Introducing the Nokia Lumia 1520 – Nokia’s first 6-inch Windows Phone 8 Phablet

Introducing the Nokia Lumia 1520 – Nokia’s first 6-inch Windows Phone 8 Phablet

Nokia have finally raised the curtains from all the rumors that were flying around since months regarding their much anticipated Lumia 1520, Nokia’s very first six inch phablet. As reported earlier, the device doesn’t fail to live up to its expectations and comes equipped with a 6-inch 1080p HD display, a Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16/32 GB of on board storage, a 3400 MAh battery, a 20MP Pure View Camera and comes in three color variants, Red, White, Black and Yellow. The devices 6-inch size makes Lumia 1520 currently the biggest Windows Phone in the market. Nokia phones through out the years have been renowned for their respective cameras that promise to capture some of the most amazing still pictures from a handheld device with the newer models such as the Lumia 925 and Lumia 1020 being able to capture ultra sharp images even under low light conditions. Rumors suggest that the 1520 will work similarly to the Nokia Lumia 1020 . It will take a 5MP and 16MP photo simultaneously where the 5MP photo is used for sharing, and the 16MP is used for editing, adding to photo albums, etc. The device will be up for grabs early next year with a retail price of $749 and would be available exclusively on AT&T Nokia Lumia 1520 Specs at a Glance 6-inch 1080p display Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor 20MP PureView camera 2GB of RAM 16GB/32GB of storage 3,400 mAh battery Black, White, Red, and Yellow Windows Phone 8 GDR3 “Lumia...

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