Monday, October 27, 2014

Samsung Galaxy A7 UA Profile shows up, reveals 1080p display and 64-bit processor

It is already known that Samsung is working on new A series smartphones with a premium look. The Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5 already appeared in several leaks, even the press images of the Galaxy A5 surfaced earlier this month. Now user agent profile of the Samsung Galaxy A7 (SM-A700FD) has surfaced on the official Samsung website.

This reveals full HD display at a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a 64-bit processor based on ARMv8-A CPU. This could be Snapdragon 410 SoC. All the three A series smartphones are likely to use the same chip. This could come with a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front facing camera, similar to Galaxy A5, according to earlier rumors.
These would run on Android 4.4 (KitKat) out of the box with TouchWiz obviously. Samsung is yet to reveal details about the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) rollout for their smartphones. The Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and the Galaxy A7 smartphones are rumored to launch in November.

Philips I908 with 5-inch 1080p display listed on official India website

Philips I908, the company’s top-end smartphone has been listed on official Philips India website. It has a 5-inch 1080p screen, powered by a 1.7GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
It has dual SIM support, 3G connectivity and has leather-like back cover. Philips unveiled i966 Aurora, the company’s latest flagship smartphone with a 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Snapdragon 801 processor and new YunOS 3.0 OS for the Chinese market.

Philips I908 specifications
  • 5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) Full HD display
  • 1.7GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • Dimensions – 143x70x8.8mm; Weight: 155g
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery
The Philips I908 comes in black color. Still no details about the pricing for the Indian yet.