RIM unveils BlackBerry Curve smartphones

BlackBerry 7 OSClose on the heels of refreshing its Bold lineup, Research In Motion has announced three new BlackBerry Curve smartphones — Curve 9350, 9360 and 9370 — featuring the newly launched BlackBerry 7 OS.

BlackBerry 7 OS includes a number of pre-loaded applications and integrated functionality for increased productivity.

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Sony Ericsson announces Gingerbread-powered Live with walkman

Sony Ericsson LiveSony Ericsson has announced a new addition to its Android and Walkman line-up, Sony Ericsson Live.

The Walkman phone will run on the latest version of Google’s Android platform, 2.3 Gingerbread. The smartphone will have deep Facebook integration, a media discovery application, and other social as well as music features.

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Meet LG’s glass-free 3D smartphone

LG Optimus 3DKorean manufacturer, LG has officially announced its LG Optimus 3D, their first glasses free 3D smartphone which was first revealed during the Mobile World Congress earlier this year.

The device is the latest addition to its famous Optimus series which also includes the dual-core powered LG Optimus 2X.
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Nokia unveils MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone

Nokia MeeGo-powered N9 smartphone Finnish cellphone maker Nokia unveiled its N9 smartphone in Singapore on Tuesday, its only bet on the MeeGo platform.

The commercial launch will be later this year, CEO Stephen Elop said. Nokia dumped plans to use MeeGo in its future smartphones when in February it picked Microsoft’s Windows Phone as its future software choice, but it decided to unveil one of the models it was working on before closing the business line.
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Motorola XOOM coming to India in June

Motorola XOOMMotorola India recently announced that the very first tablet device to run Android 3.0 Honeycomb will be available in the Indian market later this month.

Though the company has not yet been specific about the release date for the tablet device, we expect it will make an appearance sometime in the last week of June.
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Nokia unveils touch & type C2-03 handset

Nokia C2-03 Touch & TypeNokia has unveiled its C2-03 model, a touch-and-type interface device combining a touchscreen and a keyboard, as part of its strategy to reach new users in emerging markets.

Mary McDowell, executive vice president in charge of low- end mobile phones, said the dual-SIM model will be “affordably priced” and feature maps and location-based services. McDowell, speaking at an event in Singapore, said the phone won’t require a data plan and that its location will be transmitted through wireless towers.
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Micromax launches push-email phone Q80 at Rs 4999

Micromax Q80Mobile handsets manufacturer Micromax today said it has launched its first push-email (ezmail) phone — Micromax Q80.

The smartphone is a 3G and Wi–Fi enabled QWERTY phone with an optical track pad. Micromax Q80’s main feature Ezmail is a push email service from Micromax that allows the users to receive their mails instantly. Q80 is a dual SIM phone which is designed to run both 3G and 2G enabled SIMs.
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BlackBerry Playbook debuts in India

BlackBerry PlaybookResearch In Motion launched BlackBerry PlayBook tablet in India on Wednesday.

BlackBerry PlayBook displays an ultra-portable design and weighs a pound. It boasts a 7″ screen and a 1 GHz dual-core processor. It runs on the new BlackBerry Tablet Operating System (OS). The device also features multitasking dual high-definition (HD) cameras for video recording and video conferencing.
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Sony Ericsson unveils 2 Android smartphones

Sony Xperia RayMobile phone maker Sony Ericsson has unveiled two new Android models in a bid to grab more of the burgeoning smartphone market.

Chief Marketing Officer Matthew Lang announced in Singapore that the company plans to launch the Xperia Ray and Xperia Active models during the third quarter.
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iPhone 3GS price cut to Rs 19,990

Apple iPhone 3GSYes, you read that right. According to cellphone dealers, Apple is “re-launching” its two-year-old iPhone at a price of Rs 19,990 in India. The move is likely to counter cheap Android smartphones that have flooded the market recently. This particular version of iPhone will come with 8GB internal storage.
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