What's brought CES 2010 in mobile world

Friday, January 15, 2010

Due to the fact that next month the entire mobile world is waiting for an event Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the exhibition CES-2010, few expected a large number of submitted communicators and smartphones, but several prime yet still held. Google showed its Communicator Nexus One, though, the novelty was announced a couple of days before the exhibition, because this phone to the "Exhibition" attribute will not.
Google Nexus One

Resting on their laurels OS Android, as the exhibition was presented at least five new devices for the operating system.

Since the first attempt at once, and if not immediately, it will surprise exactly, Chinese Android communicator hybrid Lenovo LePhone, most likely, extends the range of "hybrid" after leptopa IdeaPad U1 Hybrid

Lenovo LePhone

LePhone has a unique modular design. On the one hand - this is the full touchscreen-communicator, but if you put the device into a sort of docking station, - LePhone turns into a clamshell with a QWERTY-keyboard. From the technical characteristics of the currently known: the 3.7-inch touchscreen display with 480 x 800 pixels, WCDMA-the radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, two cameras: 3 megapixel camera and a frontal VGA-camera for video calls. In the first half of 2010 Lenovo LePhone will be sold only in China.

LG introduced the communicator GT540 for users who are just beginning to get acquainted with poketofonami. Communicator is aimed at handy work in the popular social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Bebo). GT540 is equipped with a 3-inch display with a resolution of 320x480 pixels at 3MP camera, available memory expansion up to 32 GB SD memory cards. A large number of pre-installed software: Google Maps, Google Search, Gmail, YouTube, Android Market.

LG GT540
Shipping LG GT540 starts in the UK from April this year.

Communicator Smart Taiwanese company HTC released economical platform Brew Qualcomm and also aimed at the budget market segment.

HTC Smart

The exhibition was presented to the world's first unsinkable phone Seal Cell, which, from the words of the issuing company's Seal Shield, you can even wash. In addition, the phone is not afraid of water, thanks to a special body materials SILVER SEAL, Seal Cell is also resistant to microbes and bacteria. Technical data are on a high level among the phones of this class: support for four GSM standards, for a 2 megapixel camera with video shooting, working with two SIM-cards, flashlight, Bluetooth 2.0, MMS, system noise during calls. Somewhere in the first months of this year, the phone will go on sale, the price is still unknown.

Unsinkable Seal Cell

For the exhibition, presented updated versions of Palm Pre Pixi and turning them into Pre Plus and Pixi Plus. In Pre Plus improved navigation, design of the back door with an inductive insert for use with wireless charging. Also, increased internal memory - up to 16 GB. Pixi Plus thinner and lighter than its predecessor and armed with Wi-Fi. Both devaysa can now work as a Wi-Fi hot-spot, allowing, for example, to provide wireless Internet access up to 5 Wi-Fi-devices, including laptops, digital cameras, game consoles and portable music / video players.

Palm Pre and Palm Pixi

Probably a little uncomfortable at the exhibition felt like Sony Ericsson, which has prepared an exhibition on its Android-communicator Xperia X10 interface of its own design Nexus, to which the company sets high expectations. But it turned out that although the interface and was submitted two months ago, Google released its Communicator Nexus One. So the interface name of the Swedish-Japanese manufacturer is now at the time "spent in the shade. Because the company decided to voice interface names used in the interface of two components - Timescape and MediaScape. Communicator Features: 4-inch capacitive touch display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels, a memory card slot with support for increasing the volume of microSD memory cards up to 16 GB (8 GB capacity card is included), as well as 8 megapixel autofocus camera. Xperia X10 goes on sale in Britain on February 19. Recommended price smartphone is 550 pounds (610 euros) without a contract.

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

"The piece de resistance" of the exhibition can be considered communicator-MID LG GW990. Thanks to Intel's platform Moorestown 4,8-inch display with an aspect ratio of 2.13:1 can work with a resolution of 1024 x 480 pixels. Device supports networks 4G LTE, and has 16GB of internal memory and 512 MB of RAM, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, HSPA, digital compass, 3D-games, 5-megapixel camera, HD Video, battery 1850 mAh. Works LG GW990 running Linux-based operating system Moblin 2.1. The system allows to implement a device interface that supports multiple windows, multi-tasking.

It is expected that LG GW990 will go on sale in the second half of 2010.

LG GW990

It did not go to the exhibition and without concepts. Phone-concept company Telepooch controlled only by gestures. There are no buttons, only the display, 2G radio and an accelerometer. Text messages are created through voice control.

Phone companies Teleepoch controlled by gestures

Since the major announcements saved for mobile phones Mobile World Congress, LG Electronics, a benefit to submit their девайсы prepared for an exhibition in conjunction with the American operator Sprint has two phone LG Lotus Elite and Rumour Touch.

LG Lotus Elite is equipped with two 2.4-inch QVGA display (external sensor), available expansion memory microSD cards up to 32GB, "hot keys", also has a 2 megapixel camera and a Camcorder and a full QWERTY keyboard. Red model LG Lotus Elite is already available from 10 January to $ 99.99 with a 2-hoo year contract, and sales chernay models start from February 14.

LG Lotus Elite

LG Rumor Touch looks more impressive, also has a QWERTY keyboard, 3-inch touch screen display resolution of 240х400 pixels, GPS, 2 megapixel camera, and other standard features. Information on price and the sale period yet.

LG Rumour Touch

Interesting gadget introduced Dell. For mobile devices attribute Dell Mini 5 because rumored device will be equipped with a slot for SIM-cards. A prototype of the exhibition is running Android 1.6. Internet tablet is equipped with a 5-inch touch screen, two cameras: the front for video calls and 5 megapixel camera with autofocus on the back side. More detailed specifications of the device has not yet been released, yet it is on the prototype.

Dell Mini 5

Provided your new to the industry form factor, Motorola Backflip. Motorola even decided to celebrate it in the name of «Backflip» - Contact clamshell. It turns out that the QWERTY-keyboard and touchscreen placed on opposite sides. On the back of the touchscreen on the body is placed touchpad, trackpad works like laptops.

Technical data communicator: 3.1-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, between the keys placed 5-megapixel camera with autofocus and LED-flash, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g, aGPS, USB 2.0, 3,5-millimeter audio jack, 2 gigabytes of internal memory and slot for memory cards microSD (up to 32 gigabytes). Motorola Backflip supports networks GSM / GPRS / EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) and WCDMA / HSDPA (850/1900/2100 MHz).

At the time of the exhibition Communicator runs on Android 1.5, which can later apdejta operating system to Android 2.x.

Dimensions are 108 x 53 x 15.3 millimeters and weighs 133 grams. Lithium-Ion battery 1400 mAh enough to talk to 350 minutes and up to 315 hours of standby time.

Sales of Motorola Backflip should begin in the first quarter of 2010. Price smartphone is still unknown.

Motorola Backflip

Synaptics Company introduced another concept - a prototype of the future phone Fuse.

Concept uses capacitive sensors on the edges devaysa. After your "phone" in the palm of your hand and squeezing it, so you can operate it.

The exhibition Synaptics prodemostrirovat while only system where the concept of squeezing can create more balls on the screen. Also through this user interface can change the color and texture of the balls. Retrofit this device touchscreen multitouch display, akselerometroi and even a couple of sensors and even get a lot of ways to manage Fuse.

More appart ready to work the company has promised to submit to the Mobile World Congress in February.

Fuse concept

And "snacks" a couple of interesting gadgets released by Mophie for iPhone and iPod touch. Thanks to reader built into the case now make transactions with credit cards can be directly from the iPhone.

But in cooperation with Qualcomm, Mophie has released a case for the iPhone and iPod touch, which combines the functions of the charger and a digital television receiver FLO TV.


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