The 10th-anniversary version of the iPhone was finally announced yesterday. Known as the iPhone X, the features available on the phone is a testament of Apple’s innovation over the years. The iPhone X is one of the most highly-anticipated smartphones released in 2017, not because it offers anything innovative or new by industry standards but because Apple has made big changes to the iPhone X compared to what we are so used to its predecessors.
The Asus Zenfone AR, the first smartphone in the world to support Google Daydream and Tango, has been launched in India. With the launch, the world has finally gotten a glimpse of the smartphone and the specs it offers. The handset was first unveiled at CES 2017 earlier this year.
After Sony launched their new flagship smartphone, the Xperia XZ Premium, at the Mobile World Congress, consumers, as well as rivals, are eyeing the release of the device. This is because it sports new features and improvements over its previous version, the Xperia XZ.
Last month, China’s biggest smartphone player launched its second generation Mix Max phone - the Xiaomi Mi Max 2. At that time, the device only came with one color option which is the gold variant. It was quite disappointing for many customers, especially those who prefer a different shade to their Xiaomi phone. The gold variant wasn’t really everyone’s favorite flavor, thus affected the phone’s appeal to consumers. However, just recently, Xiaomi finally answered the plight of its fans clamoring for a darker shade of color and launched a Matte Black color version of their Mi Max 2.
Another week of anticipation for Nokia fans looking forward to getting their hands on the company’s upcoming flagship device one of which is the Nokia 8. While there has been no official update yet for this much-awaited device, rumors on the other hand just keep on brewing.
If you’re eyeing the new BlackBerry KEYOne, you might have to hold onto your money for now. According to TCL, the manufacturer of the BlackBerry KEYone, the plan to release the unlocked version of the device will be pushed back until early later this month instead of the end of June. This setback was due to the carrier demand that TCL has to meet, which also includes the expanded availability at certain carriers in the US and Canada. The device will be priced at 565 USD for the unlocked version, that’s P29,000, RM2450, and SGD 775 respectively in terms of pricing here in Southeast Asia.
Apple just released three new handsets to mull over. On top of the pedestal is the iPhone X, boasting its edge-to-edge display. While the other two - the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus sport a traditional design that looks and feels exactly similar to the iPhone 7 Series.
Sony will soon unveil the Sony Xperia X Ultra – their latest flagship device that is expected to come with a wide display, similar to the LG G6 and the Samsung Galaxy S8. The Xperia X Ultra is said to wield a 21:9 screen aspect ratio, taller than the Galaxy S8. Unlike their previous releases, there are only a few renders for the Xperia Ultra circulating on the web. Based on the renders, here are some of the specs that suggest the device will be exhibiting.
As the LG X Power 2 will be available in Asian markets, people are curious about whether it will live up to its name like its predecessor. It is a design that redefines the meaning of economy in terms of price and power combination. According to the president of LG Electronics, the LG X Power 2 has been designed to meet the demands of users who want maximum usage from their smartphones between the charges.