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Sony Xperia M2 Aqua launched with water resistance

Sony has launched Xperia M2 Aqua, the waterproof version of their wildly popular Sony Xperia M2. It will has same specification just for added waterproofing and dust-proof IP65/68

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua features a 4.8″ qHD display, Snapdragon Series 400 Quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz coupled with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage along with external expansion option. Sony Xperia M2 Aqua runns on Android 4.4 Kitkat with Sony UI on top of it.

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua has same 8-megapixel camera and LED flash capable of recording Full HD videos Sony has got right ingredients in this mid-range recipe. There is also a front camera but is of VGA resolution. Sony Xperia M2 also has a big 2300mAH battery to last through a day with heavy usage.

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua has got a general set of connectivity options which is preset across Sony Xperia lineup like NFC, 2G, 3G,4G, dual band WiFi a/b/g/n, GPS, aGPS, DLNA, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, USB on-the-go and USB host.

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua will come in two color options Black and White and will be priced below ₹ 20,000 in India.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Coming on 3rd September – Specifications

Samsung Note series is the best selling premium phablet and a new member is set to join family on 3rd September. Samsung Note 4 will be launched on 3rd September in a simultaneous event in three cities Berlin, Beijing & New York.

So what makes 2014 Note 4 special. Note 4 is expected to feature a 2560×1440 QHD Super AMOLED screen. Amoled displays are well known for power efficiency and color reproduction so it gives Samsung an edge over competition. Though screen size is set to remain 5.7″ as above that it might be difficult to handle.

Rumors has it that Note 4 will feature the curved display which will come as a variant with extra price tag. The processor inside will be Samsung’s new octa-core Exynos 5433 chip/Snapdragon 805 chip depending on your location. 3GB RAM is certain but Samsung may go for 4GB RAM on Note 4 as per few reports.

It will run on Kitkat with Touchwiz UI. Design language will be more like Note 3 as it was well received and metal on these sized phone will create an extra weight. Stylus on Note 4 will be enhanced with few more extra features which will only be known on 3rd September.

Rest of the specification sheet is similar to Samsung Galaxy S5 with all sensors and connectivity options set to bless Note 4. Camera will also be similar to S5 16-megapixel OIS Sensor but front camera is going to be 5-megapixel for selfie obsessed generation.

All others details will be shared as soon as they are know till then do not forget to leave your feedback in comment below.

Image Source: The Verge

All About Google Android One

Android One is the Google dream project. Google wants the next billion on board as soon as possible and its quiet easy if one can successfully market the device in a country with 2nd largest population i.e 1.2billions. Google might have thought about China too but as China Government has banned Google in China nothing can be done.

So What is Android One?

Android One is basically a reference platform just like Microsoft does with Windows Phone and if a handset is Android One certified latest updates are guaranteed just like Nexus and Play Edition devices directly from Google. These is highlight of Android One project faster and timely updates to budget devices which are always neglected by manufacturers.
Moreover Google has partnered with Micromax, Karbonn, Spice, Celkon and Intex which together hold more than 40% of Smartphone market share and first Android One handset will cost just ₹ 6,000(100$) which is very good price to start with. 
There are some reports of Google subsidizing the Android One handsets but an added incentive to manufacturer is Google is handling the software department and with mass marketing from Google Android One handset will definitely sell in millions. It seems the next billion are not too far away.
Android One devices will be launched in time for Diwali so better not buy any other budget handset if latest Android and fast performance is what you crave for in a limited budget.