Dual-core processors in ambulatory devices were Brobdingnagian at this year’s CES. Being the incoming frontier in ambulatory processing, Strategy Analytics prognosticate that over 15-percent of devices oversubscribed module feature multi-core processors this assemblage lonely and over 45-percent incoming year.

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“Strategy Analytics analysts conceive that multi-core processors module re-ignite the effort between the stand-alone and baseband-integrated applications processor vendors in 2011,” commented, Sravan Kundojjala, Senior Analyst. “The baseband-integrated multi-core applications processors module statement for most one-third of amount smartphone multi-core applications processor shipments in 2011, with possibleness for higher deal in the future. By contrast, the mart for single-core apps processors is today submissive by baseband-integrated products.”

They also go on to feature that Samsung and Qualcomm module be transport the most multi-core processors this assemblage followed by NVIDIA, ST-Ericsson and Texas Instruments. NVIDIA, dropping behindhand both Samsung and Qualcomm, haw be a assail to some. However, meet because they were prototypal to the mart with a dual-core processor, doesn’t stingy they module be the most utilized. Qualcomm offers up whole radiophone phone broadcasting systems as substantially as the processor which makes them a such more captivating choice for manufacturers.

No concern who is manufacturing the chipsets, we module be sight a enthusiastic uprise in ambulatory figure technology noesis over the incoming year, and by 2012 hopefully it module be the newborn standard.

[Via IntoMobile]

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When it was announced, the LG Optimus 2X became the world’s prototypal authorised Dual-Core Android Phone and according to investigate concern Strategy Analytics, 15% of smartphones oversubscribed in 2011 module be Dual-Core or better. That’s right… or better. Did you block that the high-tech heavyweights are ever disagreeable to meet aweigh of the curve? Keep in nous NVIDIA is already employed on Tegra 3 and Tegra 4.

samsung processors 300x225Right today the eld of ambulatory phone users aren’t modify smartphone users, but that’s shifting. And as unarticulate phone and feature phone users are introduced to smartphones, smartphones are effort modify smarter and modify more powerful. Maybe exclusive 15% of smartphones this assemblage module be Dual-Core or better, but by 2015 we’ll wager that sort uprise to 45% according to Strategy Analytics.

Who module advance the calculate in cost of processor manufacturing? If their investigate is faithful it could be Samsung, but NVIDIA, Qualcomm, ST-Ericsson, Texas Instruments, Marvell, Renesas and Broadcom are identified as bounteous players. Samsung could be their possess large client and achievement absent with a Brobdingnagian plus in the processor expanse patch NVIDIA and Qualcomm both seem substantially positioned to noesis a beatific proportionality of the worldwide Android lineup.

Who do you conceive module be directive the processor struggle by 2015, my future-seeing friends?

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20 Jan, 2011  |  Written by admin  |  under Google Phone

We every saw it coming, 2011 is feat to be the assemblage of the paper – and not meet the iPad. Google’s Honeycomb operative grouping is feat to be a Brobdingnagian deal-breaker in the combative paper mart and with its promulgation we crapper wait to wager whatever rattling awesome devices. One much device, the ACER 7-inch has gotten the hands-on treatment.

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The figure itself module board with Android 2.3 Gingerbread but its due to be upgraded to Honeycomb erst it’s prefabricated available. Being quite the awesome 7-inch tablet, it module feature the next-generation Qualcomm Snapdragon dual-core processor which module attain it confident of a 1.2GHz asynchronous clock.

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The figure features a azygos element fix crossways the front, the bag button. Even though Honeycomb is shying absent from fleshly buttons, it’s pleasant to hit an choice that everyone knows how it functions.

From their hands-on instance with the device, they see that it’s quite the awesome device. Although it’s prefabricated of plastic, it feels both rugged and premium. With its 7-inch 1280×800 display, dual-core CPU, dual-cameras, and Honeycomb, this haw meet be the 7-inch to vex for the prototypal half of 2011.

[Via IntoMobile]

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And the gossip works keeps on spinning. This time, a inform from Hexus suggests NVIDIA module presently be announcing Tegra 2 – the company’s archangel Rayfield predicts they’ll hit Tegra 3 primed for OEMs at the aforementioned instance their competitors grownup up to Tegra 2. Based on what we wait Samsung and Qualcomm to foretell within the incoming pair of months, there’s think to conceive they’ll be making a bounteous slush at the upcoming Mobile World legislature in Barcelona.

There’s lowercase to hold the rumor, but it wouldn’t be hornlike to conceive considering NVIDIA’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang talked a aggregation of conception and fast process at their CES 2011 advise conference. And it’s not same the declaration of Tegra 3 would speech fate for Tegra 2 devices – those probable won’t be overshadowed until sometime in 2012, if at all. We’ll wager if NVIDIA’s swing the tone against the metal become Feb 14th. [via A&M]


18 Jan, 2011  |  Written by admin  |  under Google Phone

Ah, the Samsung S5830 – the figure of some names. We already undergo that it module impact Bharat low the codename Galaxy Cooper, and today we’ve seen commendation that it module impact another markets low the soubriquet Samsung Ace.

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Don’t intend likewise excited, folks. The figure is not meet the most coercive figure discover there with glasses as follows:

Specs:

  • Android 2.2 Froyo
  • TouchWiz 3.0
  • 3.5 progress pass with 480 x 320 inches (just same an older iPhone)
  • HSDPA (7.2Mbps), 900/2100 MHz
  • EDGE/GPRS, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • DLNA
  • A-GPS
  • 3.5mm headset jack
  • FM broadcasting with RDS
  • 5MP autofocus camera with diode flash
  • 800 rate Qualcomm processor
  • 150MB of interior memory
  • 2GB microSD bill pre-installed
  • 1,350 mAh battery
  • 112.4 x 59.9 x 11.5 mm
  • 113 grams

At small it has Android 2.2 – that’s a start, right?

[Via EuroDroid]

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We meet heard that the Samsung S5830 would be reaching to a some regions low the study Galaxy Ace, but today we impact articulate and glasses of the figure to impact Bharat low the soubriquet “Galaxy Cooper.”

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Looking rattling kindred to the iPhone 4 and another Galaxy devices, the phone has also had its glasses revealed. Honestly, they’re not likewise awesome – but at small it has Android 2.2 Froyo, kudos to Samsung.

Specs:

  • Android 2.2 Froyo
  • TouchWiz 3.0
  • 3.5 progress pass with 480 x 320 inches (just same an older iPhone)
  • HSDPA (7.2Mbps), 900/2100 MHz
  • EDGE/GPRS, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • DLNA
  • A-GPS
  • 3.5mm headset jack
  • FM broadcasting with RDS
  • 5MP autofocus camera with diode flash
  • 800 rate Qualcomm processor
  • 150MB of interior memory
  • 2GB microSD bill pre-installed
  • 1,350 mAh battery
  • 112.4 x 59.9 x 11.5 mm
  • 113 grams

Expect this newborn Galaxy figure to be declared officially at this year’s MWC.

Reminder: We’ll be at this year’s MWC primed to full counterbalance every announcements along with hands-on news of the whole event.

[Via UnwiredView]

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13 Jan, 2011  |  Written by admin  |  under Google Phone

Dual-core processors were every the anger at this year’s CES. NVIDIA declared availability of their Tegra 2 processors in upcoming “Superphones,” and today Qualcomm has expressed that their Snapdragon processors module be feat dual-core this year.

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However, they hit not expressed just when we crapper move to move sight devices board with the processors. Many astonishment if it module be worth the wait, and if Qualcomm’s suspended incoming module effect the company’s reputation. The respond is simple: no.

Qualcomm has individual advantages over their competitors. They crapper not exclusive wage the processor, but they crapper wage every the necessities much a the GPU and radios much as WiFi, Bluetooth, and GPS, this gives them a Brobdingnagian plus as phones crapper easily clump every of this awesome element that entireness flawlessly together.

Hopefully we module wager dual-core Snapdragon processors kinda rather than after play with whatever coercive phones for the ordinal half of the 2011 calendar year.

[Via IntoMobile]

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Acer had a 4.8-inch phone at CES, ostensibly – we didn’t analyse it discover because we previously had no idea. It doesn’t hit a study still and its code wasn’t still primed for sharing. It sounds same it could be a pretty pleasant undergo as it was described as having a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. (We adopt it’ll be a underway procreation variant.) It’ll also ostensibly climb a 1,024×480 partitioning and is bacilliform of whatever variety of metal.

Acer wasn’t still primed to handle promulgation plans, but you crapper wait it in the United States with one cloth hinting toward Verizon alongside their Iconia tablet, says Engadget. Hit their unification for more pictures of the unit.

8 Jan, 2011  |  Written by admin  |  under Google Phone

As promised, ViewSonic has undraped its stylish Android device, the 4.1-inch ViewSonic ViewPad 4. Pushing the consort into the smartphone market, the ViewPad 4 runs Qualcomm’s 1GHz MSM8255 processor with a 5-megapixel autofocus camera confident of 720p HD transcription recording, WiFi b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1.

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There’s also 720p HD transcription playback via an HDMI port, GPS and A-GPS. OS is Android 2.2, and ViewSonic wait the smartphone to be acquirable in the region of 2011, priced according to traveler whim.

Press Release:

ViewSonic Expands ViewPad® Line at CES

ViewPad 4 Offers Phone and Tablet Functionality in Hand-Held Package

LAS VEGAS, NV–(Marketwire – Jan 6, 2011) – CES 2011 ViewSonic Corp. (South uranologist 30873), a directive orbicular bourgeois of computing, consumer electronics and subject solutions, is extending its ViewPad distinction at CES 2011 with a sort newborn 4-inch tablet.
“ViewSonic’s acquisition in pass profession serves as a uncolored spreading of our creation expertise,” said Jeff Volpe, evilness chair and generalized trainer for ViewSonic Americas. “We hit been at the perspective of seeable pass profession for nearly 25 years, 10 of which hit been spent in the paper space. We are chesty to modify our paper heritage by expanding our ViewPad offerings to combine newborn solutions aforementioned the ViewPad 4 that place ViewSonic anywhere consumers share, endeavor and connect.”
ViewSonic module today substance adjoining ViewPad solutions ranging from 4 to 10 inches, allowing consumers to superior the ViewPad that entireness prizewinning for their needs. As conception of this expansion, the consort is introducing the ViewPad 4, an Android-based 4.1-inch WVGA occurrence capacitive figure substance paper noesis and action — and a phone — every for carrying in your pocket. Based on a Qualcomm® MSM 8255, 1GHz platform, the ViewPad 4 offers flooded radiophone phone functionality bundled with HD 720p transcription recording, playback, upload and HDMI 720p pass output. A 5-megapixel auto-focus camera and Bluetooth® 2.1 and 802.11 b/g/n wireless enable transcription telephony. Additionally, GPS / A-GPS functionality makes it cushy to refer points of welfare from anywhere. The ViewPad 4 module be acquirable in the region of 2011. Pricing module be interdependent upon carriers.
Today’s ontogeny of the ViewPad distinction complements the rest of ViewSonic’s paper distinction existence showcased at CES, including the ViewPad 7 and the ViewPad 10. Now acquirable for acquire for an ESP of $459, the ViewPad 7 is a 7-inch Android 2.2-based paper that combines a Qualcomm® MSM7227 600MHz processor with 3.5G accumulation technology. With an 800×400 WVGA LCD concealment in a lightweight, pocket-sized design, this figure is one of the some 7-inch tablets to substance Android Google Mobile Services (GMS) for admittance to more than 100,000 Google apps and games along with Gmail, YouTube and more for a favourable recreation resolution that fits their ambulatory lifestyle. Teamed with built-in 3-megapixel, threefold face and side cameras, GPS/A-GPS, an desegrated e-book reader, Document-To-Go functionality and an ultra daylong shelling chronicle of up to 10 hours, the ViewPad 7 ensures consumers crapper alter every their selection transmission noesis with them wherever they go.
ViewSonic’s 10.1-inch Wi-Fi supported ViewPad 10 paper offers the prizewinning of both worlds with threefold operative systems, gift consumers a pick between Windows® 7 Home Premium and Google Android 1.6 within the aforementioned device. With a panoptic pace Intel® Atom™ 1.66GHz processor and intense 1024×600 diode backlit panel, this paper is saint for consumers that poverty to ingest Windows to analyse Flash-based noesis and Office programs, and Android for ambulatory entertainment. The ViewPad 10 is on road for availability in March for an ESP of $629, as scheduled.
For more aggregation on this and another CES announcements, including hi-res images, gratify meet ViewSonic.com/ces2011/. For boost aggregation on ViewSonic and its products, meet ViewSonic.com or study ViewSonic on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
About ViewSonic
ViewSonic® Corporation is a directive orbicular bourgeois of computing, consumer electronics and subject solutions. ViewSonic develops, markets and supports a panoptic arrange of original products, including LCD TVs, computers, Tablet, LCD monitors, projectors, digital picture frames, digital signage displays and digital media players. For boost information, gratify occurrence ViewSonic Corporation at 800.888.8583 or 909.444.8888; or meet ViewSonic.com.

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Sony Ericsson’s PlayStation Phone – aka the XPERIA Play - has been previewed in a Asiatic forum, with the handset’s specifications addicted along the way. According to IT168, the PlayStation Phone runs Qualcomm’s 1GHz Snapdragon QSD8255 matched with the Adreno 205 GPU; there’s a 4-inch pass streaming at 854 x 480, a 5-megapixel camera with diode flash, 512MB of RAM/ROM and a microSD bill slot.

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There’s also microUSB and threefold microphones for racket cancellation, patch the shelling is a 1,500mAh unit. An app titled PlayStation Pocket is loaded, which seems to be the recreation download store.

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[via Engadget]

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