Internet tablet Nokia N900 Rover approved by the FCC?

Monday, August 10, 2009

U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) certified device Nokia RX-51. Information about the site a bit, but it most likely is not a mobile phone or smartphone, a new Internet tablet. Apparently, Nokia RX-51 - a model known as the Rover or the Nokia N900 - internet tablet, based on Maemo 5. This device has already quite a lot of informal details. It is anticipated that the design is like the Nokia N810: equipped with a touch screen and sliding QWERTY-keyboard. Of the characteristics already mentioned the support of cellular networks GSM and WCDMA, 3,5-inch display with a resolution 800h480 points, 5 MP camera with Carl Zeiss optics and 32 GB of internal memory. Also, the Internet tablet is equipped with wireless adapters Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, FM-transmitter and the GPS-receiver. All these data are still not officially confirmed.

On the FCC site indicate that Nokia RX-51 supports the frequency band of cellular communications, where the American operator T-Mobile. Indeed, according to previously released new data appearing to him in August and September. While in other regions, it also will be sold. It is also worth adding that in addition to news about the certification of FCC, the internet appeared "live" photos of the new Internet tablet Nokia.

Media players Samsung YP-M1

The network has an update on the player Samsung YP-M1. We already wrote about it in the news, it is assumed that the device will be presented on 13 August. Samsung YP-M1 - This high-touch media control, perhaps it is built on the chipset NVIDIA Tegra. Samsung YP-M1 is equipped with touch screens in the front panel, you can control the player through the interface TouchWiz. Resource Akihabara has posted some details about the characteristics of YP-M1, thus its specification is already quite full. Whether these details may become clear only recently.

Specifications Samsung YP-M1:
  • Display: 3.3-inch, touch-sensitive, AMOLED, the resolution WQVGA
  • TouchWiz Interface
  • Embedded memory: 8/16/32 GB
  • DMB-receiver
  • Accelerometer
  • Wireless Interface Bluetooth
  • Audio formats: MP3, WMA, OGG, ASF, AAC, M4A, FLAC
  • Formats: WMV, ASF, H.264, MPEG4, DivX, XviD, SWF
  • Weight: 91 grams

Details on Verizon Diamond 2, HTC Mega and Tachi

Site issued an informal information on future communicators from HMRC. Among them are the Verizon Diamond 2 (also known as Whitestone), HTC Mega and Tachi.

Communicator for the U.S. operator Verzion Wireless, Diamond 2, suddenly turned from OC Windows Mobile version 6.1, although its release in September and October promises to version 6.5. The model is based on the Qualcomm 7600 processor with a clock speed of 528 MHz, has 512 MB ROM and 256 MB of RAM memory, has a 3.6-inch touchscreen with a WVGA-resolution, as well as the 5-MP camera with autofocus and a system of oppression shake hands. The device is completed with fully fledged GPS-module with support for A-GPS. Communicator is designed to work in GSM and CDMA networks.

Unlike the Verizon Diamond HTC Mega 2 Communicator for GSM / EDGE / HSPDA networks initially will be supplied with the OC Windows Mobile 6.5. According to, it will be a budget model with average characteristics. Already aware that the device will be Qualcomm 7225 processor with a clock speed of 528 MHz and 2.8-inch touch screen with QWVGA-authorization. In addition, the model will have a GPS module with support for A-GPS, 256 MB of ROM and RAM memory, and 3 MP camera with fixed focus.

Model Tachi, which is a copy of HTC Twin for the Chinese market, where it is sold under the brand name Dopod, has already appeared on our site. Changes in its characteristics than proizvoshlo, but judging by the pictures provided, the number of «Chromium», at its front panel markedly decreased.

Samsung has begun deliveries of the external 1.8-inch hard drive capacity record

Samsung Electronics Company announced the start of deliveries, as she claims, the industry's first Ultra-S1 Mini hard drive capacity of 250 GB, which is 56% higher than the previous 160-gigabaytnoy model S1 Mini. The new modification is based on 1.8-inch HDD Spinpoint N3U controller with integrated USB (technology Samsung USB On-board). Earlier line S1 Mini has been a model of a capacity of 120 and 160 GB. Now in this series, in addition to the existing drives are the storage capacity of 200 and 250 GB.

In addition, the words of the company, its external hard drives support different user friendly features, including Samsung Auto Backup. This feature makes it possible to perform backups in real time or on schedule. Besides storage technology supports SecretZone, which allows to encrypt and store the information on the virtual drive, as well as SafetyKey - a powerful feature dual password protection of data.

New Players Sony Walkman S series

We already wrote in the News Media on the new Sony S-Series. Not so long ago, in the network have their picture, the truth, without any information about the characteristics. Players Sony Walkman S enclosed in a thin shell and elegant equipped speakers, located below the display in front, it allows you to listen to music without headphones, although 3.5-mm audiorazem still available. And now media Sony Walkman NWZ-S544 and NWZ-S545 is available for pre-French site Materiel, although the official announcement had not yet. 8 GB NWZ-S544 and 16-GB NWZ-S545 equipped with a 2.4-inch display with QVGA resolution and support for up to 262K colors. Also, a voice recorder and FM-radio.

Players Sony NWZ-S544 and NWZ-S545 supports various audio and formats: MP3, AAC, WMA, H264/AVC, MP4 and WMV, and can display files JPEG. And, from one battery charge players can develop up to 42 hours when playing audio and up to 6.5 hours when playing video. Connect the device to the computer through the interface can be USB 2.0. As already noted, the model compact: their thickness does not exceed 10.2 mm and weight - 70 grams. The cost of Sony Walkman NWZ-S544 and NWZ-S545 for Materiel at 129 and 149 euros respectively.

Mobile phone Dell may appear in China these days

In the continued rumors of a possible release of a smartphone by Dell, resource TechCrunch reported that in the next couple of days will be an official communication of some mobile device for the Chinese market. Unfortunately, more than any information not reported. Therefore, all previously identified rumors of its possible technical specifications have not yet received confirmation.

For the first time information about the release of the Dell mobile phone for the Chinese market emerged this spring. Later, it was reported that the model proposed by the Chinese operators on the basis of Android and Windows Mobile, they were not interested. However, several were later re-emerge emails about smartphone (likely with OS Android), and one of the operators - known as China Mobile and China Unicom.

Emulator of Windows XP will not work on laptops Sony Vaio

The company Microsoft, seeking to avoid compatibility issues for various operating systems is developing an emulator Windows XP. It must ensure that programs written for the Windows OS on devices running Windows 7. Now, however, revealed that not all devices will allow to run this emulator. In particular, laptops Sony Vaio Z series can not provide it.

The problem lies in the fact that in the BIOS of the laptop off the possibility of using the Virtual Technology from Intel, provided they set the processor Intel Core 2 Duo. Moreover, this problem can not be solved in the near future. According to a senior sales manager of Sony Vaio, the freezing of this function was taken due to lack of appropriate use, and the release will lead to imminent not operate the system. For any details, company is not informed.

The situation is strange, because a company Sony is actively promoting Windows 7, the owners of notebooks offering a free upgrade older versions.