Samsung Galaxy Grand – More Affordable Than Ever

The new Samsung Galaxy Grand phablet, which was recently unveiled at a press event by the company, has stirred up a lot of interest with its affordable pricing and a 5-inch screen. The handheld mobile device is equipped with a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and 1 GB of RAM. The phone offers internal storage memory of 8 GB extendable through a microSD card.

Among other features of the Galaxy Grand are the 8MP autofocus camera with LED flash and a front-facing 2MP camera. The new mobile is available in the colors white and black and functions on the Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean).

In terms of size, the new Galaxy Grand is as big as the original Samsung Galaxy Note and is similar to most Samsung phones in appearance. With a 5-inch screen, the new handheld device like any other phablet in the industry can only be used with 2 hands rather than 1.

Sony Xperia Tablet Z Unveiled

After months of rumors and speculations, Sony has finally unveiled the much talked about Xperia Tablet Z powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The 10.1 inch tablet is waterproof and dustproof and with its 495 grams of weight, it’s all game for a lazy bath.

Armed with a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro chip processor, the tablet Xperia Tablet Z can handle all kinds of graphic intensive gaming as well as high speed web browsing. The tablet is 6.9 millimeter thick and weighs 495 grams as compared to the iPad which is 9.4 millimeter thick and weighs 652 grams.
The Xperia Tablet Z at the current dimensions and weight is among the most portable tablets in the market. Despite being thin in appearance, Sony has squeezed in a microSD expansion slot. It also features 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage.

Currently, Sony plans to launch the tablet only in Japan in the first half of 2013. We hope it reaches the Indian shores soon enough as it could redefine portability with its sleek and lightweight design. Equipped with NFC and LET support as well as the Nimbuzz application, this tablet will let you stay connected anywhere, even while having a bath.



Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL

Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL
Sony has revealed the much awaited and talked about Sony Xperia Z and Sony Xperia ZL at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013. Both newcomers are equipped with the recently launched Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processora along with Adreno 320 graphics and 2GB of RAM.
The newly revealed mobile phones feature a 5″ LED-backlit 1080p display with Mobile Bravia 2 Engine as well as a 13MP Exmor RS camera sensor with 1080p video recording capabilities and HDR option. A microSD slot is also a part of both mobiles.

There are only a few differences between the two quite similar mobile handsets among which the primary difference is that the IP57-certification for dust and water resistance in the Xperia Z.
The Xperia Z has a non-removable 2,330 mAh battery and a unibody design and features all possible connectivity options namely, HSPA+, LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC and FM radio. It operates on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean which flaunts the latest version of Sony’s proprietary launcher skin. (more…)