Sony launches the world’s first pen drives compatible with smartphones and tablets.

Sony flash drives for smartphones and tablets

Sony flash drives for smartphones and tablets

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.

To follow latest tech news, follow us on Facebook here, http://goo.gl/QQ4lc  or tweet to us on Twitter @techourview or by using #techourview

 

Apple launches the new iPhones 5s & 5C in India today.

iPhone 5S comes with TouchID and new A7 chip

iPhone 5S comes with TouchID and new A7 chip

The new iPhone 5S & 5C  launches across stores in India today. So what are you waiting for,  this Diwali get your hands on the new iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C at zero upfront cost and monthly charges.

iPhone 5C comes in wide range of colors

iPhone 5C comes in wide range of colors

Telecom Operator Reliance Communications are offering the new iPhones at zero upfront cost with fixed monthly charges under a 2 year contract.

Under the contract, the 16 GB version of iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C will be available for a monthly fee of Rs. 2500 for iPhone 5C and Rs. 2800 for iPhone 5S. The consumers will get unlimited voice calls, SMS & 3G data. You cannot switch your telecom operator till contract expires.

The 32GB and 64 GB versions will come at upfront cost of Rs. 10,000 and Rs. 18,000 respectively along with same monthly payment. The non contract costs for 16 GB iPhone 5S is Rs. 53,500 and iPhone 5C is Rs. 41,900.

The iPhone 5S is available for Rs. 53,500 for 16 GB model, Rs. 62,500 for 32 GB model and Rs. 71,500 for 64 GB model. The iPhone 5C is available for Rs. 41,900 for 16 GB model, Rs. 53,500 for 32 GB

The iPhone 5S comes with new TouchID for unlocking, new A7 64-bit chip processor, M7 motion processor and new 8MP iSight camera. The iPhone 5C supposedly a budget iPhone comes in various colors with well crafted plastic body  in wide range of colors and covers to match with.

So would you buy the new iPhones 5S & iPhone 5C with RCOM contract or buy for actual price?

Tweet to us by using hashtag #techourview

Midnight launch for FIFA 14 in India across 10 cities, 11.45pm onwards

EA Sports popular video game FIFA 14 launches across various platforms at midnight 11.45 onwards across 10 Indian cities.The game will launched for PC | PS2 | PS3 | PS Vita | Playstation 3 | Xbox 360 | PSP | Wii

FIFA 14 launch india

FIFA 14 launch india

Milestone Interactive, the Indian game marketing, retail and distribution organization has announced the game to be rolled out in India on 26th Sep 11.45 pm onwards.

Though Cricket is the most popular game in India, Football also has its share of followers too, with the launch of FIFA 14, there will be huge fan following for this game as well.

The lucky cities to be included Mumbai, Pune, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Gurgaon, New Delhi, Bangalore and Chennai.

Fans attending the midnight launch will also be eligible for some exclusive goodies, such as the lenticular “Lionel Messi” FIFA 14 steel book.

FIFA 14 is one of the most eagerly awaited games and will be powered by Ignite Engine. It will also boast of over 60 stadiums and 32 real-world venues. FIFA 14 will also be including licensed Brazilian, Chilean, Argentinian football clubs and  Brazilian, Polish and Wales national team have also been licensed to participate in the video game.

FIFA 14 game screenshot

FIFA 14 game screenshot

Venue Locations in India (Gamepur):

West

  1. Game4u, Mega Mall, Oshiwara, Mumbai

  2. Game4u, Infiniti Mall, Malad (West), Mumbai

  3. Game4u, Linking Road, Bandra West), Mumbai

  4. Game4u, Viviana Mall, Thane

  5. Landmark, Inorbit Mall Vashi, Navi Mumbai

  6. Landmark, SGS Mall, Pune Camp, Pune

  7. Landmark, Phoenix Market City, Viman Nagar Pune

  8. Gadgets, Fergusson College Road, Pune

North

  1. Game4u, Elante Mall, Chandigarh

  2. Game4u, MBD Neopolis Mall, Ludhiana

  3. Game4u, MGF Metropolis, Gurgaon

  4. Landmark, Ambience Mall Vasant Kunj, New Delhi

  5. New Planet, DLF Promenade Vasant Kunj, New Delhi

  6. F.O.G., DLF Place Mall Saket, New Delhi

  7. Musicland, PVR Complex Saket, New Delhi

South

  1. Landmark, Forum Mall Koramangala, Bangalore

  2. Landmark, Orion Mall Rajajingar, Bangalore

  3. Landmark, Chennai Citicentre, Mylapore, Chennai

So who’s going to be there at the launch ? Looking forward to it. You can download on your iOS & Android devices also for free.

Download for Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=de.appmine.fifa14&hl=en

Donwload for iOS – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fifa-14-by-ea-sports/id639810666?mt=8

For more news stay tuned to our blog. Follows us on Facebook or Tweet to us @techourview or by typing #techourview.

Google’s Nexus 7 Tablet now available for sale in India on Google Play store

Nexus 7 tablet

Nexus 7 tablet

Google‘s Nexus 7 Tablet now available for sale in India, you can purchase from Google Play store at price of Rs. 15,999.

The Nexus 7 has amazing features to look for –

Portability – It is very portable and lightweight as compared to Apple iPad Mini or Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.

Made for Entertainment – With over 70,000 apps, games available for download from Google Play store. With Quad core performance and sensors like gyroscope and acceleration, enjoy great gaming experiences.

Best of Google – Nexus 7 comes with built in apps from Google  like Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube and Free Cloud Storage.

Google Now

Google Now brings you just the right information, at just the right time.
It tells you today’s weather before you start your day, how much traffic to expect before you leave for work, or if your flight is delayed.

Google Now – Brings you just the right information, at just the right time.
It tells you today’s weather before you start your day, how much traffic to expect before you leave for work, or if your flight is delayed.

Specifications of Google’s Nexus 7 – 

Screen – 

  1. 7″ 1280×800 HD display (216 ppi)
  2. Back-lit IPS display
  3. Scratch-resistant Corning® glass

Processor – NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 quad-core processor
Camera – 1.2MP front-facing camera for video calls via Skype, no rear camera
Memory – 16GB Internal storage and 1GB RAM, no MicroSD slot.
Connectivity – WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, NFC (Android Beam), Micro USB
Battery – 4325 mAh which gives up to 8 hours usage.
OS – Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Sensors – Microphone, NFC (Android Beam), Accelerometer, GPS, Magnetometer, Gyroscope

Starts shipping on 5th April 2013, amazing tablet with really blazing performance!!

You can follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/techourview & Pinterest http://www.pinterest.com/techourview & Twitter @techourview

 

Samsung recently launched Galaxy S4 to come with Exynos 5 Octa-Core processor in India

Samsung Galaxy S4  processor

Samsung Galaxy S4 will be it be octa or quad core processor

It was said earlier, that  Samsung Galaxy S4  will be be equipped with 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor in some regions, and 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor in others.As per a new report by SamMobile, India is likely to get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor version.

The same report states that most European countries will also get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor, while US and Australia will be getting their hands on the 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor.Some countries such as Malaysia, Korea, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, France, Germany etc. are expected to get both the versions of Samsung Galaxy S4.

Samsung Galaxy S4 sports a 5-inch full-HD screen with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, and pixel density of 441 ppi. It has 2GB of RAM and a PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU.
It will be available  in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants but will also feature a microSD card slot for expanding the memory.

For detailed review on Samsung Galaxy S4 visit here.

Looking forward to its launch in India, it will be only phone in India with octa-core processor

LG Electronics announces it’s First Full HD Smartphone, Optimus G Pro available online for sale.

LG Optimus G Pro

LG Optimus G Pro

Features to expect in Optimus G Pro are –

  • Screen – 5.5-inch True HD-IPS+ LCD with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 @ 400 ppi
  • Processor – 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 600 Processor with 2GB RAM
  • Memory – 32GB internal memory with MicroSD slot
  • Camera – 13.2 MP rear camera with LED flash & 2.1 MP front camera for video calls, capture images and videos in Full HD.
  • OS – Android OS 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
  • Battery – 3,140mAh removable battery & wireless charging
  • Connectivity – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, LTE connectivity
  • Additional features – Dual Recording and Virtual Reality (VR) Panorama

Dual Recording – allows users to capture video with both the front and rear cameras simultaneously for a unique picture-in-picture experience.

Virtual Reality (VR) Panorama – allows shots of entire horizontal and vertical environments for a full 360 view.

It sounds to be an awesome phone by LG, it will be on display Mobile World Congress MWC 2013, awaiting its launch in India. It’s available online for Rs. 30,990 approx $560