Many prospective smartphone buyers have wondered whether waiting for the Google Nexus 5 is Sense or Nonsense when match it up to Sony Xperia Z or the HTC One now.
Google Nexus 5 vs Sony Xperia Z vs HTC One.
The specification for the Nexus 5 are based on report since the phone has not been released as of yet.
When it comes to screen size, the HTC One lags behind with a 4.7 inch display versus the 5 inch display on the Xperia Z and Nexus 5. When it comes to processors the Google Nexus 5 with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor that clocks 2.3GHz paired with 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM leads the pack against the HTC One’s Snapdragon 600 clocked at 1.7GHz and Xperia Z’s 1.5GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor with 2GB of RAM. The Nexus 5 and the Xperia Z both have 13MP cameras against the 4MP camera in the HTC One.
The major difference is going to be the operating system though, with both the Xperia Z and the HTC One using Android 4.2.2 while the Nexus 5 will most likely have Android 4.3 or may be even the new 5.0 Lime Key Lite! So to answer the question, does waiting for the Google Nexus 5 makes sense one must consider if the Nexus 5 is going to be anything like the Nexus 4 than we can expect a brilliant phone at a great price. Only question remaining is how long one will have to wait for the phone to release, which might be the biggest shortfall for the phone yet, since Google haven’t even decided on a manufacturer!
The Samsung Galaxy S4, successor to the immensely successful Galaxy S3 has been doing very well. But there is new competition on the horizon with the Google Nexus 5. With the many option available in the market it’s clear that one must be smart when buying smartphones.
The Nexus 5 is rumoured to be released in this October. Both the Galaxy S4 and the Nexus 5 boast brilliant features making a choice difficult. Both have 5 inch displays. While the Galaxy S4 has a Quad core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 and quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 the Nexus 5 will have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz paired with 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM. While the Galaxy S4 was released with the Android 4.2.2 platform it has the new 4.3 update available on OTA.
The Nexus 5 will probably be release with the latest 4.3 Android or maybe even the 5.0 Key Lime Pie! The Nexus 5 will probably come with internal storage of 16, 32 and 64GBs – the Galaxy S4 has the same and expandable memory up to 64 GBs. The Galaxy S4 has a 13 MP rear camera – Nexus 5 is rumoured to have the same. While the Galaxy S4 is quite pricey, the Nexus 5 is probably going to the same way as the previous model and be very competitively priced. It’s good to try and be smart while buying smartphones – except that the choices keep getting harder! rraueche Tran… Read the rest
Been in news for quite some time , Samsung’s next generation phablet, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has again been hit by another string of rumors. As per them, Galaxy Note 3 may come with a 5.7 inch screen , a 3GB RAM and Android 4.3.
It is also coming to our ears that instead of a 5.99-inch screen, Samsung is going for a 5.7 inch display. The phone would be powered by Snapdragon 800 chipset and would have twice the speed of Samsung Galaxy note 2.
In all the probability Samsung Galaxy Note 3 would come with a Super AMOLED panel and the device would have a full-HD display with the resolution of 1080X1920 pixels. The latest revelation has also brought to surface that the sequel to Samsung Galaxy Note 2 would be coming with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is likely to launch on September 4.… Read the rest
A major report broke out when Google unveiled an updated version of its Jelly Bean software, Android 4.3. The latest version comes with noticeable improvements and new features and is now available on all the latest editions of Nexus devices especially Google Nexus 7. 2
Leading the charge in the revamped Android is the support for Bluetooth Smart, called Bluetooth Low-Energy. The software also includes support for Bluetooth AVRCP 1.3.
Users of Android 4.3 can now enjoy high performance realistic 3D graphics on their devices with support for Open GLES 3.0.
Easing out parents’ worry, this version includes an option to restrict profiles, limiting the access to apps and content. Users can also now easily and quickly switch profiles from the lock screen.
Powered by Fraunhofer Cingo mobile audio technology, the virtual Surround Sound feature in this latest version lets users thoroughly enjoy movies and videos from Google Play on their Nexus devices.
There’s also Dial pad autocomplete feature, which suggests names and phone numbers on being touched.
For international users, Google has included additional language support, translated in African, Amharic, Hindi, Swahili (Kiswahili) and Zulu (IsiZulu) languages in Android 4.3.
There’s also some improvement seen in keyboard, making it easier to write text.
Detecting location will now be easy with the Android 4.3 when connected with Wi-Fi.
Users of Android 4.3 can also easily detect disabled apps using a separate tab that’s included in the version.
Media application developers can now easily integrate Digital Rights Management into their content streaming protocols using a latest DRM feature that’s incorporated in the Android 4.3
Android 4.3 is one of the most successful mobile platforms . In this series, developers are working gradually to develop better features in this exclusive android platform. Here is the list of the latest advance features added in the smart phone technology-
Better graphics support
The rumors are that android Jelly Bean 4.3 will be utilizing open GL ES 3.0 system to amp up the graphic system. If true, then users are definitely going to have ball playing games, watching videos and snapping pictures.
Advance Bluetooth technology
A little bird has also told us that the prior version of android was not a alluring enough as it did not possess high energy Bluetooth application. Thus, the android jelly bean version has been upgraded with the android Bluetooth 4.0 application that saves battery as well as catches transferable data even from a longer range
Unified version system
Of course, android OS has been expected to support all the versions together within it as its various versions create critical problems for the user every now and then. The idea of version consolidation will work well to resolve this problem.… Read the rest