All posts by Seun Awoyele

Posted On January 14, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile

Acer Introduces The Acer Iconia Tab A700

Acer has finally unveiled the Acer Iconia Tab A700 at CES 2012. The device sports a 1.3GHz quad-core Tegra 3 processor, a 1920 x 1200 resolution display, although the amount of RAM was not stated, it will run on Ice Cream Sandwich or Android 4.0. The new slate also comes with Bluetooth support, an HDMI port and a MicroSD card slot. The Iconia Tab A700 is surprising light and is 9.8mm thick. On the software side, it comes with Acer Ring which is part of Acer’s software customisations. The AcerRead More

Posted On January 14, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile, Top Stories

Asus Unveils The Transformer Prime TF700T Tablet

Asus has finally introduced its new tablet, which is a variant of its Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet – the Transformer Prime TF700T at the ongoing CES. The tablet is super heavy when it comes to specs. It’s equipped with a 1.3GHz quad-core Tegra 3 Soc processor, a 1920 x 1200 resolution made of the SuperIPS+ and internal storage of either 32GB or 64GB. Other specs which were upgraded in this tablet include a 2MP front facing camera from 1.2MP, an alteration in the back design cover to improve theRead More
Nokia Lumia 900-Cyan

Posted On January 11, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile, Top Stories

Lumia 900: Nokia’s first LTE Windows phone

      At the ongoing CES 2012, Nokia finally introduced the Lumia 900 after weeks of speculations and rumours. The Lumia 900 is the first LTE Windows phone coming from Nokia and will be available exclusively via AT&T in the US. The device is stunning and looks just like the Lumia 800 and the N9. It sports a 1.4GHz CPU, 512MB RAM, an 8 MP Carl Zeiss f2.2/28mm rear camera,1 MP front-facing camera with f2.4 lens for video chats,and a 4.3-inch AMOLED display- which is an improvement over theRead More
Intel has announced at the on going CES that the company is in partnership with Lenovo to produce the first smartphone that would run Intel’s Medfield processor with Intel Atom Z2460 chip, the K800. The K800’s design looks nice although its a little thick. As for specs the phone clocks in at 1.6GHz and will run Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich as some people may like to call it, though the one pictured above was running Android 2.3.7 with customised LeOS skin by Lenovo(Intel mentioned it’s keynote that theRead More
RIM has announced a new update to the BlackBerry OS 7 line for its latest BlackBerry smartphones,the OS 7.1. The new OS brings new functionalities such as mobile hotspot which allows you share your internet connection with up to five devices via WiFi, Blackberry Tag which allows you tap your phone against another to start a BBM conversation, exchange contact information, share files, links, photos and videos using NFC which is available in the latest BlackBerry smartphones. The OS is available for the Curve 9360 and Curve Touch 9380. ItRead More

Posted On January 10, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile, Top Stories

Sony Unveils The Xperia Ion[VIDEO]

Sony has unveiled its first LTE smartphone the Xperia Ion. The device will be available only on AT&T and runs Android 2.3 while sporting a 4.6- inch 720p display, a 12-megapixel Exmor R primary camera that’s said to go from standby to ready in 1.5 seconds and NFC capabilities. The device is packed in an aluminium casing which makes it “thin, lightweight, and durable” and the screen uses Sony’s Mobile Bravia Reality Display components which offers a laminated and gapless appearance. An Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade for the device isRead More
The CES is the event where we get to see all the best gadgets in all of their glory, one of them is Huawei’s latest baby the Ascend P1 S. Posed as the world’s thinnest smartphone, the Android 4.0 device features a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED 960 x 540 touchscreen with Corning Gorilla Glass,a 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4460 Cortext-A9 processor and capacitive touch buttons on the front panel. All these measure at 6.68 mm in thickness. Huawei also launched a thicker Ascend P1 which packs a larger battery that makes itRead More

Posted On January 10, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile

Sony Announces The Xperia S

Sony has added yet another product to its Xperia line,the Xperia S was unveiled at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taking place in Las Vegas. The Android 2.3 device features a large 1280 x 720 4.3-inch display, a 1.5GHz CPU, 1GB of RAM and comes in both 16 and 32GB versions. It has a 12 MP rear facing camera and a 1.3 MP front facing for video chat,the device is expected to ship in Q1 of this year and will be upgraded to Android 4.0 in the second quarter.Read More

Posted On January 6, 2012By Seun AwoyeleIn Gadgets, Mobile

Apple Rumoured To Release The iPad 3 and 4 In 2012

  According to Digi Times, Apple is expected to release the iPad 3 which will come with Retina Display and longer battery life this coming March. Thereafter the iPad 4 will be released in October with ‘killer applications’, much upgraded hardware specs and integrated apps. The iPad 4 is said to also feature a 9.7 inch display. Other sources suggest that the iPad 4 is an early prototype of Apple’s 2013 iPad model and that Apple plans to release the iPad 3 in March and continue to produce the iPadRead More

Posted On November 25, 2011By Seun AwoyeleIn Business, Gadgets

RIM Offers Free 16GB Playbook To Enterprise Customers

Yesterday RIM announced via its blog that it will be offering its 16GB Blackberry Playbook tablet to enterprise customers for free. The offer which runs from now till the 31st of December 2011 is for businesses that upgrade to RIM’s Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES) v. 5.0 and provides up to 400 USD off installation services through selected partners along with a list of new server features. During the week RIM also announced a $300 price drop on the price of the Playbook tablet starting at $199  for the least model.Read More