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Saturday, 16 August 2014

Amazon Against Samsung and Apple Smartphone Dominance

Amazon's e-commerce companies from the United States, successfully selling Kindle Fire tablet computer for the United States market. Now, they want to confront the dominance of Samsung Galaxy and Apple iPhone through new products called Fire Phone.

Fire Phone aimed at the middle to upper market segment. Currently, it is going to compete with the iPhone 5s and Android-based smart phone top class, such as Samsung Galaxy
S5, Sony Xperia Z2, and HTC M8.

Fire Phone carries 4.7-inch wide screen with a resolution of 720p, processor from Qualcomm, Adreno 330 graphics processor units, and 2GB of RAM.

In terms of operating systems, Fire Phone running FireOS 3.5. Indeed, this operating system based on Android, but has been modified by Amazon that contains a number of features that do not exist on other Android phones.

The main advantages of this product lies in the camera unit and integration with applications and digital content provided by Amazon.

In a press conference in Seattle, United States, Wednesday (06/18/2014), Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, promises that Fire Phone photo quality is better than the iPhone 5s and Galaxy S5.
Fire Phone equipped with a 13 megapixel rear camera sensor with f / 2.0 lens and optical image stabilizing. Amazon provides a shutter button on the side of the phone, for easy retrieval of images.

Around the screen there are four front-facing camera unit and placed in each corner of the phone. Bezos said four cameras serves to create a dynamic perspective to track the user's head.

He shows how the four front camera works. When user open the Maps feature, and look for a restaurant, perspective digital map changes every time the phone is tilted.

Fire Phone is also designed to support the ecosystem that
Amazon has built. There is Amazon Appstore, to feature content to enjoy music, video, and digital books on Amazon.

This phone can match images or content database to track Amazon product catalog. For example, if the user is photographing a book and the book is available in e-commerce site, it will offer users to buy it online.

Fire Phone goes on sale on July 25, 2014 in the United States at a price of 649 dollars without a contract, while the contract for the system rewarded for 200 dollars. Amazon has not announced the availability of this product in other countries.

If Amazon really wants to block Apple and Samsung, they have to expand the availability of these products in other countries.

Samsung is currently a leader in the smart phone industry. According to the
IDC research firm, Samsung sent 85 million units of smart phones across the world or controlled 30.2 percent market share in the first quarter of 2014.

In the second position, occupied by Apple which sends 43.7 million smart phone units or controlled 15.5 percent market share in the first quarter of 2014, three to five positions occupied by Huawei, Lenovo, and LG.

Drowned for 2 Months, Xperia Z2 Still Functioning

Sony flagship smartphone, Xperia Z2 features a water resistant with IP58 rating. That is, the Xperia Z2 is resistant to fresh water to a depth of 1.5 meters in a time of up to 30 minutes.

However, it seems Xperia Z2 has a resistance that turned out longer than the Sony
rating claimed .

More recently, Swedish site Press reported that the
Xperia Z2 gadget which belongs to Alexander Maxen still function normally after being dropped to the ocean floor at a depth of 10 meters, for six weeks.

According to Android Authority, Maxen who was on holiday with his friends, accidentally dropped his smartphone into the sea about 10 meters.

Maxen could not take his smartphone that has splashed into the sea. But according to his confession, he can still call it when he got on the land.

Six months after the incident, a friend of him diving to the ocean floor and managed to find his Xperia Z2.

Unexpectedly, after sinking for six weeks at a depth of 10 meters, the Xperia Z2 still serves to make phone calls, although the physical damage and the battery power has been depleted.

However, Android Authority said that not all Sony Xperia Z2 can last that long under water.

Reversible USB Cable is Coming Soon

Cable and USB devices can only be plugged in the correct orientation. If the "head" upside down, we can be sure the cable or the device will not connect to the connector.

Later it may just be a memory of the past as the USB Promoter Group as the creator of the USB standard has finished developing a new type of USB connector that can be plugged in without the need to follow a certain orientation.

According to news reported by Extreme Tech, USB connector named "Type-C" was already fully developed and ready for mass production. USB Type-C is estimated to already begin to emerge within the foreseeable future.

In addition to the connector head that can be reversible, Type-C
USB cable will also have the same connector on both ends, making it easier to use.

Users will no longer need to deal with two different size connectors, such as current USB cable. The head of the USB connector Type-C size approximately equal to the Micro-USB connector.

USB Type-C is not compatible with previous USB standards, but an adapter can be used to connect a cable or a USB Type-C connector to the old type.

In addition a more simplified
connector, USB Type C which has a 18 pin contacts also have a very high data transfer speeds, up to 10 Gbps.

Nexus 6 Specification Leaked

Nexus 6 may be a high-end device with a competent performance. At least, that's according to a GFXBench benchmark results cited by Phone Arena.

From the benchmark it is known that the Nexus 6-whose name is listed as "Motorola's Shamu" - will have a screen measuring 5.2 inches with a resolution of 2560 x 1440.

Include the internal quad-core Snapdragon processor 805 is pegged at a frequency of 2.6 GHz. The processor uses Adreno 420 graphics processing unit.

Embedded RAM of 3 GB, following an internal storage capacity of 24 GB. The main 12-megapixel camera capable of recording 4K video camera and 2 megapixel front complete the list of specifications.

Standard features such as accelerometer, barometer, gyroscope, compass, GPS, and Bluetooth and NF will present. The operating system is expected to use the latest Android L.

In accordance with the code name, the Nexus 6 will probably be manufactured by Motorola. In addition to phones, Google reportedly is preparing a new tablet device named Nexus 8 which will be made by HTC.

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Google Glass Competitor from Japan

Wearable device product is not only a vendor dominance. Startup company innovate to make wearable devices, one of which is made ​​in the Japanese smart glasses startup, Fun'iki.

Smart Glass are named Fun'iki Ambient, this smart glass have differentiation from Google Glass, by installing a speaker as well as multi-colored LED lights.

The speakers can be used to listen digital music. The music files can be stored in internal memory on the handle.

While LED lights can indicate possessed certain notification with a twinkle and a different color. Notification with the color will be displayed in spectacle lenses.

Interestingly, users can pair this smart glasses with iPhone devices owned. There is a separate iOS app that can be downloaded from the Apple App Store.

With these applications, users can also set a particular color or sound notification in accordance with owner wishes.

In addition to displaying notification of colors, this smart glasses can also read incoming messages with features text-to-speech possessed. Thus, users do not need to open the message, this smart glasses that will read out a message to them.

According to Phone Arena (08/10/2014), this time, the Japanese company have to collect the cost of over 30 thousand dollar, and produced the first device will begin shipping at the end of this year.

The lens you want to use with smart glasses can also be ordered according to the eye doctor's prescription. In addition, there is a SDK for developers who want to create applications with Fun'iki.

Ambient Fun'iki Glasses can be ordered through the official website, with a price tag of around 230 dollar does not include postage.