Learn how the newly launched Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is different from Galaxy Grand (duos) with the help of the side-by-side comparison of these phablets.
Now-a-days, people love to have smartphone with larger display. Just because a phone has bigger screen doesn’t necessarily mean it comes with a high price tag. Samsung has recently unveiled a mid-range smartphone with a large screen named Galaxy Grand 2. The Galaxy Grand 2 is the successor of Galaxy Grand, the famous member of Galaxy Family. It comes with better design and improved specifications compared to the Galaxy Grand. Want to know difference between the Galaxy Grand 2 and its predecessor, here you can check the side-by-side comparison between Galaxy Grand and Galaxy Grand 2.
The Galaxy Grand 2 is a mid-range dual-SIM phablet that sports a number of smart features for setting the Galaxy series apart in a sea of smartphones. The device is not only better in terms of design, but also has enhanced performance, improved display and intuitive features than its predecessor. It is a slightly chunky combination of the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone and the Note 3 flagship phablet. Continue reading
Lenovo has officially introduced two new Android 4.2.2 powered tablets in its popular Yoga series – an 8-inch tablet and a 10-inch tablet.
Lenovo has launched not one, but two Android-powered Yoga tablets to compete against Nexus line of tablets. Lenovo has smartly introduced the new Yoga device in two options – a full-sized 10-inch model and a smaller 8-inch version. With an ergonomic design, long battery life and a reasonable price point; these new Lenovo products are certain to grab plenty of attention. The Yoga 8-inch tablet comes with a price tag of just $249 (Rs. 15,200 approximately) whereas the 10-inch variant has been priced at $299 (Rs. 18,300 approximately) only. As of now, both the tablets have been launched in the U.S., but unfortunately the company has not released any information regarding its global release yet.
Both the newly announced Lenovo tablets come with an impressive multimode feature, allowing you to use the devices in three modes – hold, tilt and stand. The tablets also feature cylindrical handles at one end, which makes them easier to grip when used in portrait mode. Continue reading
Curious to know, which one is better: the LG G Flex or Samsung Galaxy Round? Don’t bother; just check out the detailed comparison of both devices and get the best one.
Curved-screen smartphones are the new sensation and upcoming trend in smartphone market. Manufacturers are doing their best to differentiate their products from the competitors and to attract customers. The display has been one of the main ways to do that. Korean electronics giants, LG and Samsung have come with curved screen to wow buyers. Samsung has launched Galaxy Round while LG launched G Flex with curved display. Although the smartphones have the curved feature in common for their displays, they are totally different in terms of specs and design. Here, you can get head to head comparison of LG G Flex and Samsung Galaxy Round so that you can decide which one is the best for you.
The LG G Flex is the first real curved Android smartphone in the world. The vertically curved design offers better voice and sound quality when making phone calls as the handset is closer to mouth and ear. The curved display also offers a better grip and an IMAX-like viewing experience while watching video in landscape mode. The device even fits comfortably in your jeans back pocket. Continue reading
Nokia has unveiled two 6-inch phablets in its Lumia line up – Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520. Here’s a quick look at how they stack up against each other.
Nokia has officially added two new super-sized smartphones to its Lumia family – the Nokia Lumia 1520 and the Nokia Lumia 1320. With a massive 6-inch display, both of these devices are the first Windows Phone Phablets developed by Nokia. The Nokia Lumia 1520 is the flagship phablet of the company, whereas Lumia 1320 has been designed for mid-range buyers. More specifically, the Lumia 1320 device is a cheaper version of Lumia 1520. In fact, it’s is going to be less than half the price of its premium sibling! With such a huge price difference, it’s actually not surprising that both the devices are quite different from each other. A head-to-head comparison between Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520 is given below. This comparison will show you some of the key differences between the two new Lumia family members – Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520.
Although both – Lumia 1320 and the Lumia 1520 – phablets are equipped with a 6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, there are a couple of key differences in their displays. For instance, Lumia 1520 has a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (full HD) with a pixel density of 367ppi, whereas Lumia 1320’s 6-inch display has a resolution of just 720 x 1280 pixels with 245 ppi of pixel density. Interestingly, the display on Lumia 1320 is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2 whereas Lumia 1520 uses Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for the display protection.
The most exciting part of these 6-inch displays is the fact that you can now get three columns of Live Tiles on the Start Screen which means you can see and do a lot more on the larger screen. It’s also worth noting that both the devices are loaded with exciting features like ClearBlack technology, High Brightness Mode, Super sensitive touch, Sunlight readability and more to ensure exceptional viewing experience. However with higher resolution and greater pixel density, the premium sibling Lumia 1520 is a clear winner here.
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HTC One Max phablet is the newest member of HTC One Family. Here’s a comparison of it with other two members – HTC One and HTC One Mini.
Smartphone maker HTC is all set to conquer the phablet market with its new HTC One Max device. After months of rumors and speculations, HTC finally took the wraps off of it’s first-ever phablet called One Max on October 14, 2013. This newest addition to the HTC One family is basically a supersized version of the very popular HTC One handset. With stunning features like a huge 5.9-inch display and a fingerprint scanner, the all-new One Max phablet is likely to give stiff competition to other popular phablets available in the market like Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Sony Xperia Z Ultra and the Oppo N1. Plus, it will compete against its smaller siblings – HTC One and HTC One Mini. You can get a full comparison between all three members of the ‘One’ family here. But, before jumping into comparison, let’s take a quick overview of each of these smartphones.
HTC One was launched in the month of April 2013, and since then it has become a hot favorite choice among high-end smartphone buyers. It is truly a superb Android smartphone that comes loaded with several exciting features. In fact, it is said to be the best smartphone that HTC has ever made. With a vibrant 4.7-inch full HD 1080p screen, a powerful quad-core processor, improved camera and the latest version of its Sense interface, HTC One ensures near-perfect performance. Another specialty of HTC One is that it is the first ever smartphone to feature an Ultrapixel camera that promises better shots even in low light conditions! Continue reading
Let’s see two new entrants into the smartwatch space. Two major electronics companies, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Qualcomm Inc announced smartwatches recently named Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Toq, at nearly simultaneous events in Berlin and San Diego respectively. Both the smartwatches may retail at $300, and the Samsung Galaxy Gear will be available from late September in most districts and October in the U.S. and Japan; while the Qualcomm Toq is planned for a Q4 2013 release. As the prices of both these smartwatches are expected to be same, check out their full list of features and specs below so that you can decide which one is best suitable for you. Here is one clue – if you like the Galaxy eco system, then choose Samsung’s smartwatch and if you like the design and pure functionality, then the Toq is better.
Samsung Galaxy Gear and Qualcomm Toq – features and specs Comparison
Samsung Galaxy Gear is mostly same as the Pebble in terms of basic features or design. Though, the Galaxy Gear let people to use their voice to carry out different commands such as sending text message, an email, or other update. One good feature is “Smart Relay,” which enables you to open up whatever was being seen on the smartwatch on your phone. Now coming to the Qualcomm Toq, it seems different and more unique compared to the Galaxy Gear. The Toq (pronounced ‘talk’) has lots of the same abilities as previous smartwatches, however adds its own twist which could make it successful upon release – a first smartwatch to have a touch-enabled “Mirasol” color screen that can be viewed in bright sunlight. Mirasol screen will help to get several days of battery life from a single charge. The Toq can last for 5 days; as well it supports wireless charging. Continue reading
3D printing is currently one of the most interesting developments in the design and marketing world. It is the process of creating and building 3D (three-dimensional) objects using a 3D printer and modeling software. 3D printers used to be very expensive, costing 1000s of dollars. But now, they are cheap enough that most of the people can afford it. There are so many affordable 3D printers available in the market, and the latest one is RigidBot. The RigidBot 3D printer is an ideal option for people who are looking for big prints at a very low cost. It is a great competitor of MakerBot Replicator 2.
RigidBot 3D Printer is developed by Michael Lundwall for the everyday user. It has a simplistic look and very modular design based on the RepRap 3D printer. Its steel bar construction gives it a high stability, thus the name Rigidbot. You can expand the printer in the X, Y and Z directions, which makes it the first fully expandable printer. Continue reading
Rumors regarding the new smartphone named HTC Zara have been flying around for some time. The first rumour suggests that Zara will be a plastic-bodied phone, and then another rumour emerged saying the device will be a combination of HTC One and Desire 600 phone. This time serial leakster, @evleaks has posted a snapshot (showing the rear & front design) and specifications of this much-awaited smartphone on Twitter. The new device will reportedly borrow design elements and several features from the HTC One. Here is given comparison of specifications of HTC Zara and HTC One.
As per the leaked snapshot, HTC Zara will look just like HTC One in terms of design. But, it will be made from matt black polycarbonate plastic rather than aluminum. There will be two stereo speakers (above and below the screen) and two capacitive buttons similar to HTC One. The HTC Zara’s camera styling will take design cues from the Desire 600 with no aluminum in sight. Continue reading
Indian smartphone manufacturer, Micromax, is again ready to paint a new Canvas with the latest version, Micromax Canvas 4 dubbed as “Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro.” This would-be flagship smartphone that has been announced by the company, and the pre-order will be starting soon from June 28 on Micromax’s official website. It seems that Micromax took some inspiration from HTC One mobile phone for this new device. Both Micromax Canvas 4 and HTC One smartphones have really decent features that too available at an affordable prices. Are you wondering which phone is better for you? Take a look here at comparison of both these devices in terms of key features, technical specifications and price. Thus, it becomes easy for you in taking decision, about one that is best, suitable for you.
The company has posted 2 teaser videos of the handset on its official YouTube channel; as well the glimpse of this device was seen in the recent cricket series of Champions Trophy 2013. In the videos, view the tagline saying “Can life be endless”, it means that new Micromax Canvas 4 might have a bigger battery that will provide longer life. Watch these short videos given below that even reveal the upcoming smartphone’s sleek body, also 13MP camera with LED flash on its back. Though details are scare on this handset, some expected features and specs are listed here. Continue reading
After the huge success of the HTC one, the Taiwan based company is planning to launch a miniature version of this flagship device. Rumors regarding the mini version of the One named as One Mini or M4 are buzzing all over the internet. The company has not revealed any official information about the One Mini but the device is already getting good attention. Recently, several photos have been posted on the Estonian gadget blog, Delfi. The photos include the One Mini (black) standing next to its predecessor. Let’s check out the differences and similarities between the One and the one Mini.
As per the photos, HTC One Mini has the same zero-gap aluminum unibody frame with front stereo speakers. The phone is thinner and smaller compared to the HTC One. It will have smaller screen and lesser screen resolution. The HTC One Mini is expected to feature a 4.3-inch screen with 720p resolution and 342ppi pixel density. The processor will be stepped down from quad-core to dual-core. It will run on Google’s Android OS 4.2, Jelly Bean+ Sense 5 software. Continue reading