Apple has announced iPad Air 2, the thinnest iPad ever. 6.1 mm thin and weighing less than a pound, iPad Air 2 features an improved Retina display with anti-reflective coating and is available in gold, silver and space gray. The new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 offer Touch ID so users can unlock their iPad with just the touch of a finger and make purchases within apps using Apple Pay.
Huawei has unveiled Mobile WiFi Prime E5878, a new LTE WiFi hotspot. According to the company it is the world’s thinnest LTE mobile WiFi , Company claims that It’s slimmer than other 4G mobile WiFi hotspots on the market at 7.5mm equivalent to five credit cards stacked on top of each other. It is compact and portable at 109.5mm long and 58mm wide making it ideal for small and home office business professionals.
Apple today announced iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD displays. In addition company introduced Apple Watch with a specially designed and engineered Digital Crown that provides an innovative way to scroll, zoom and navigate.
Samsung recently announced the Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A, a new Broadband LTE-A (Cat.6) smartphone. In 2012, Samsung launched the Galaxy SII, followed by the Galaxy S4 LTE-A, a LTE-A smartphone in 2013.
Motorola has introduced 4G LTE capable Moto E and Moto G. Moto E has a high-resolution 4.3” display with 256ppi, 1980 mAh battery and runs Android 4.4.2, KitKat.
Moto E features Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 200 processor with dual-core CPU and 1GB RAM, 5MP rear-facing camera, microSD slot for up to 32GB of expandable memory and built-in FM radio.
Nokia recently announced three, Windows Phone 8.1 based, Lumia smartphones dual-SIM Lumia 630, Lumia 635 and Lumia 930. Nokia also confirmed that Windows Phone 8.1 is scheduled to be available across the entire Lumia Windows Phone 8 portfolio as an over-the-air update this summer following testing and partner approvals.
Nokia Lumia 930 specifications are as below
Beginning today AT&T is offering Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE connectivity. Surface 2 (AT&T 4G LTE), a 64GB mobile broadband-ready version of Surface 2, is now available to purchase for $679 USD (ERP) in the US market.
Lenovo has announced its first LTE smartphone, the Lenovo Vibe Z. Vibe Z packs Android 4.3 OS, Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 800 Quad-core 2.2GHz processor and is loaded with 2 GB of memory, up to 16 GB of internal storage.
As the operators prepare for the looming 1000x data challenge, small cells and utilizing all spectrum resources are in the front and center. Can you imagine the boost they will get if their small cells can aggregate the bandwidth-rich unlicensed spectrum with the quality and seamless mobility of licensed spectrum? But, does it work? What is needed? How difficult it is to realize? What effect it will have on the other unlicensed technologies (e.g. Wi-Fi)?
Samsung Electronics has launched LTE-Advanced capable Galaxy S4 LTE-A (SHV-E330S) in South Korea today. The announcement coincides with the launch of commercial LTE-Advanced network by SK Telecom in the country. With the commercialization of the LTE-A network, SK Telecom today released Samsung's 'Galaxy S4 LTE-A.' The Samsung device, will come in two different colors, red and blue.