Archos a French-based mobile maker certainly isn’t one of the biggest names in the mobile industry. Despite of being small player, the company joins all its efforts to gain a firm market position. Earlier this week, Archos took the Berliner stage of IFA 2017 and unleashed three new smartphones lines along with a fresh tablet – eight devices in total.
After months of leaks and speculations the Moto X4 finally has come the light and got announced. Debuting at the ongoing IFA 2017 trade show in Berlin, the new Motorola’s smartphone surprised audience with a several unique features, aesthetic design, superb dual camera system and support for Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant. Let’s give a closer look on this new kid on the block.
LG announced today the newest member of V-family. Introduced the V-series in 2015. Being the first of the line – the LG V10 – offered unique features like a secondary notification-dedicated display, whereas the last year’s V20 put the biggest focus on the optics and audio experience offering a feature called Quad DAC system. Debuting today the third gen of the line –the LG V30– packs all of the 2017 flagship smartphone features including super slim, almost unnoticeable bezels and dual camera system. In addition it is also the first LG-made smartphone to house a P-AMOLED display.
If you are looking for a smartphone with a decent set of specs at a budget-friendly price, a ZTE offering might be a good choice. Especially worth your attention, at least in the US, is the Axon series which includes a few models, all of which are available unlocked. Last week the family got expanded with a new member as at IFA in Berlin ZTE announced the cheapest smartphone in the Axon lineup.
Most of us probably recognize TP-Link as a manufacturer of networking devices. However, recently at IFA the company proved they may also gain some popularity as a smartphone maker by releasing the Neffos X1 and X1 Max. Dressed in Cloud Grey and Sunrise Gold color options both phones are likely to hit the market in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Asus Zenwatch debuts with perfectly circular design, stunning metal frame and Android Wear software.
Smartwatches haven’t been around for quite as long as smartphones so there’s still a lot of room for innovation and improvements. There are also not so many models to choose from, but every smartphone maker wants to have at least one smartwatch in its offer and Asus is no different. Asus Zenwatch 3 just debuted at IFA with perfectly circular design, stunning metal frame and Android Wear software.
Although technically there’s still one more day until Internationale Funkausstellung, better known as IFA, starts in Berlin, some manufacturers are not waiting until tomorrow. And why wait if you have great devices to show? In the next few days dozens of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other electronics will be presented to curious audience, so starting early seems like the best way to get users’ undivided attention. One of the very first to introduce its latest products is Sony – the Japanese company just announced two new smartphones, the Xperia XZ and Xperia X Compact.
After releasing two high-quality smartphones, the big-screened Mate 8 and the flagship P9, Huawei decided to focus on some more affordable offerings. This is why the company, while taking advantage of the IFA 2016, announced two new mid-tier phones, Nova and Nova Plus. Although neither of the unveiled devices can boast about sporting any innovative feature, both phones are solid and stylish tools of communication and entertainment.
Although IFA 2016 officially kicks off tomorrow, many manufacturers take the moment and announce their new gadgets shortly before the electronic fair’s opening. HTC is no exception here, as today the company took the wraps off of its new smartphone. Last year we witnessed the HTC One A9’ premiere, now the previously all-new device receives its predecessor. Dressed in a metal body the One A9s hits the market as an affordable flagship offering.
Samsung debuts the Gear S3 Classic and Gear S3 Frontier featuring the largest display ever found in smartwatch
Many of us aren’t fond of smartwatches mostly due to the fact that they often lack design flair of a traditional analog watch. Conscious of that Samsung decided to make a smartwatch that will meet the tastes of even the most picky aesthetes and introduced the Gear S3 Classic and Gear S3 Frontier. Both wearable gadgets feature stunning specs, water and dust resistant body and the biggest display ever found in smartwatches.
Two days ahead of the IFA 2016 official opening, Acer took today the Berlin’s stage and introduced two new smartphones, the Liquid Z6 and Z6 Plus. The first one is an entry-level device, while the latter fits more mid-tier niche. Both handsets will provide its potential users with decent specs to price ratio and Android Marshmallow experience out of box.
Giving you a chance to buy an Android Wear smartwatch without ruining your tight budget Asus has released the ZenWatch 2. Announced back in summer, the watch now made its official appearance at the company’s IFA 2015 press conference unveiling a complete list of specs and pricing details. Being available in two size versions just like the Apple Watch or 2nd Gen Moto 360, the ZenWatch 2 comes labeled with a competitive sub-$200 price tag.
Alcatel unveils OneTouch Pop Star featuring rich collection of back covers and OneTouch Pop Up for more demanding users
What we love most about shows like IFA is the diversity of devices that are presented. Some manufacturers bring plenty of products, while others have only one or two to show, but one thing is certain – none of them will go unnoticed. Alcatel may not have come with as many smartphones to IFA as Acer, but the company didn’t arrive empty-handed either. Among the devices the French manufacturer showcased in Berlin are two new members of the Pop family – the OneTouch Pop Star and Pop Up.
Motorola expanded its smartwatch series by introducing the Moto 360 2nd Gen and the Moto 360 Sport. While the Moto 360 is a more fashionable fully customizable watch offering almost 300 different combination of size, style and color, the Moto 360 Sport is a fitness-focused wearable with a water- and dust-resistant unibody and an innovative AnyLight display.
Kids are back to school, days are shorter, nights are longer, summer is slowly ending. For most folks the turn of seasons is not the happiest time. However, there is one thing we all love about this time of the year – the annual trade show IFA in Berlin where manufacturers from all around the world present the devices they have been working on for the past few months. Acer certainly wasn’t resting on laurels. The company went wild and unveiled a whole bunch on new Android and Windows smartphones this week.
Today at its special press conference within IFA 2015 trade show, Huawei announced its newest Android-based flagship, the Mate S. Speaking a design similar to the last year’s Mate 7 the phone is a real good-looker sporting iPhone 6 style additionally packed with killer specs, including a big display with Force Touch technology. No wonder then the Huawei Mate S is considered a serious rival to the popular iPhone 6 Plus.
Today is the day we all have been waiting for – the beginning of IFA in Berlin. The first day of press conferences brought a lot of interesting announcements. Among the most important ones are the news from Sony. As expected, after a slew of leaks and rumors, the company unveiled the Xperia Z5 family which follows Sony’s most disappointing smartphone ever – the Xperia Z4. The Z5 family includes three devices – Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact and Z5 Premium. Here’s all you need to know about the new phones.
After stealing the MWC 2015 show the long-awaited Huawei Watch somehow sank into the ground keeping its premiere date, availability and pricing details in secret for months. Right now, the desired by millions, the Huawei Watch has been finally announced and available for purchase from day one for a price starting at $349. Open for pre-order today, the watch is scheduled to ship in two weeks. If you plan to get one for yourself, here’s where to buy it.
Yesterday Sony announced its latest selfies super-phone but apparently the company is not done yet. There two more devices that we are anxiously waiting for – the Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact. Guess what? The phones just leaked out in live photos revealing some interesting details. Moreover, Sony confirmed IFA 2015 event for September 2nd, so we may see both handsets in all their glory next month.