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Philips i966 with Alibaba’s YunOS, 5″ 2K display and Snapdragon 801 unveiled in China

Philips i966

Philips has teamed-up with Alibaba to launch what is the world’s first smartphone running Alibaba’s Android-based YunOS 3.0. The device is a powerhouse, boasting a 5.5-inch 2K screen, fast 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chip, 3,000 mAh battery, 4G LTE connectivity, dual SIM support, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Moreover, there’s Sony’s 20.7-megapixel…

Philips l928 with eight-core chip coming to China

Philips l928

Philips is preparing one of those super-mid-rangers for the ever-growing smartphone market of China. The upcoming Philips l928 has been caught at Chinese social network Weibo and from there we get to learn what’s it all about – this unit will rock a 6-inch full HD screen, MediaTek’s eight-core MT6592 chip, 2GB of RAM, 13-megapixel…

Android-powered Philips W8568 flip phone coming to China

Philips W8568 flip phone

Samsung is not the only company making clamshell smartphones. Philips is joining this trend with a device marked as W8568, which is about to start selling in China where apparently this form factor still counts for something. The phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, sporting a 4-inch qHD (540×960) main display, 8-megapixel camera on the…

It’s 2013 – Bring on the connected home!

Smartphones. Phablets. Tablets. With so many devices in our hands and pockets, the area has grown fast, but beyond the constant upgrades of screen sizes and CPU cores, something is still missing. It’s time to start thinking about what else these devices can do for us, and using them as remotes for the world around…

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