Monthly Archives: March 2013

Top 5 Alternatives to iPad

Not everyone can afford an iPad, and for those looking for an alternative, there are plenty of other tablet devices on the market. Those willing to pay will find a variety of tablets, from models with detachable keyboards to those that offer pen input. Here we try list our top 10 iPad alternative. Have a look.

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Asus Padfone Infinity Now Available for Pre-order

At the Mobile World Congress last month, Asus announced its Padfone Infinity, a smartphone-tablet hybrid. This third generation Padfone device is now available for pre-order  in its home country, Taiwan. The handset is expected to be on store shelves from April onwards and offers a couple of new color options like gray and pink.

Padfone InfinityThe design of Padfone Infinity is similar to the two earlier versions and comes with a 5-inch full HD display and 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. The handset is powered by 1.7 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor with Adreno 320 GPU.

The Padfone Infinity has a unibody frame and comes with meal aluminium finish.  Like Apple devices, the Padfone Infinity uses nano SIM card slot. The device supports two cameras, a 13-megapixel rear camera and 2 megapixel front facing shooter for video calling. The device comes loaded with Android 4.1 Jelly bean operating system.

For the Taiwanese customers, the 32GB Padfone Infinity is available at $702, and the 64GB device, is priced at $769. On the connectivity front, the device supports 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and NFC.

Review: LG Optimus G Pro

LG’s Optimus G Pro is a phablet that comes with big ambitions. It combines an impressive 5.5-inch 1080p display and a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor with many impressive set of applications.

The handset measures 5.8 x 3 x 0.37 inches in dimension and weighs 6.2 ounces. The LG Optimus G Pro is one of the largest phones on the market with a massive 5.5-inch display. But its mass is spread out over a larger area, therefore the handset felt lighter than other handsets with same weight.

Top 5 Fitness Gadgets for 2013

Gadgets that are helping in physical activities are not new. Whether you are exercising or not, these
devices will track, measure, record, report and even give you a message when it’s time to slow down. Have a look on these top 5 fitness gadgets for 2013.

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Review: Motorola RAZR HD

Motorola Razr HD is a slim handset with over 8mm thickness and 146 gram weight. The front is covered with a Corning Gorilla Glass surrounded by the casing rim which protects it against accidental scratches.

The device has a 16GB of inbuilt memory which can be expandable up to 32GB using a microSD card. The handset have ports for microSIM, micro SD and HDMI.

Samsung Galaxy Express is Available for Europe

We heard that the tech giant Samsung would be launching a European version of its Galaxy Express smartphone. And now we got the good news for those who have been waiting for the device. Samsung Germany has announced the Galaxy Express LTE enabled smartphone and is now available for the European regions.

The handset sports a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus Display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution. It boasts a 1.5GHz dual-core processor and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS.

Review: Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx K3011

Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx is a Windows 8 hybrid table device that comes with an optional keyboard dock. The Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx is super lightweight with just 1.4 pounds. The tablet lacks an all-metal body, but the plastic body promises high portability.

Samsung Galaxy SIV: Features that Make it a Charmer

As you all know, Samsung has launched its much hyped Galaxy SIV at an exclusive event in New York last week. At first look, the handset is incredibly impressive, and is sure  to dominate the mobile market this year. Let’s check what makes the Samsung Galaxy S IV so special?

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Huawei Ascend Mate Comes with 6.1-inch Display

Mobile phone manufacturer Huawei is ready to hit the market with  its 6.1-inch large smartphone, named Ascend Mate. The rig will start shipping  this March 26th in the Chinese market via Huawei’s Vmall online store.

10 Great Smart Watches in Movies

Rumors are rife about an Apple iWatch, which is said to be under creation. Apple’s rival Samsung has also already confirmed its smart watch.  It looks like that smart watches are going to the next amazing product on the tech world. Well, here we made an attempt to list a few top watches in TV and the movies.

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