Sony launches the world’s first pen drives compatible with smartphones and tablets. The new flash drives are “2-in-1” devices with USB 2.0 and microUSB connectors, allowing to be used in laptops, desktops also.
The new flash drives are compatible with Android Ice Cream Sandwich to Jelly Bean OS and offers USB on-the-go(OTG) functionality. They will be available for Android 4.4 KitKat soon.
Apart from copying data between devices, these flash drives can be used to as additional or temporary storage for smartphones and tablets.
Their locking caps (available in three colours) will protect the connectors from damage, dust and debris, says Sony. The metal body of the flash drives is durable enough to withstand everyday mobile use, it claims.
The flash drives are available in 8, 16 & 32GB capacities priced at $19.99, $29.99 and $62.99 respectively. The India launch is not known yet, but flash drives will hit global market in January next year.
Lava International announces the launch of yet another smartphone, the Lava IRIS 506Q in India for price of Rs. 11,700 approx.
Lava IRIS 506Q Front
Powered by 1.2Ghz Quad core processor and latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS provides the user with exceptional performance for enhanced multitasking and connectivity.
The handset is 3G enabled, also has Bluetooth v 3.0 & WiFi connectivity and also features Light, Proximity, Magnification and G sensor. It also supports localized services including Navigation powered by GPS/A-GPS.
It sports a 5MP rear camera with Autofocus & built in flash that provides multiple camera options including panorama mode, smile detection to capture stunning photographs and a 0.3 MP front camera for 3G video calling.
The IRIS 506Q offers a great viewing experience with its 5 inch QHD IPS screen with OGS display technology. The smartphone supports expandable memory of up to 32 GB and it has a battery life of 2000 mAh.
The IRIS 506Q is FOTA upgradable which helps to update the handset’s software ‘over the air’, without connection to a PC or any other device.
Lava IRIS 506Q Back
Key specifications –
Display – 5” QHD Screen with OGS technology with 16M ‘True’ Colors
Camera Features – Beauty Face, Best Photo, Best Face, Drama, Rich Tone (High Dynamic Range), Sound & Shot, Sports
In all, plenty of really good features, Dual core processors and 1.5 GB RAM ensure faster processing, 1.9 megapixel camera for high quality video calls.Big screen display bigger than Galaxy Note 2 which 5 inches almost close to Galaxy Tab 2 7 inches, better connectivity.
Definitely a must buy, it will give a good competition to the likes of Galaxy Note 2, Samsung Galaxy S3 and iPhone 5 too.
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