3G archive

  • Sony Ericsson T650i gets a desk dock
    Phones

    Sony Ericsson T650i gets a desk dock

    By 22 August 2007

    Sony Ericsson's high-end T650 which we reported on when it was announced back in May has been photographed with its exclusive desk stand. The 12.5 millimetre thin 3G phone offers a high performance feature set including a 3.2-megapixel camera with auto...

  • Nokia launches the "sensous" 6555, a slinky 3G folding phone
    Phones

    Nokia launches the "sensous" 6555, a slinky 3G folding phone

    By 21 August 2007

    Nokia has announced a new 3G mobile phone that they say pairs original design and quality workmanship with outstanding features. Reading between the lines on the scant info available for this new handset, although it has a respectable spec, it seems that...

  • Coming soon: LG U990 a 5-megapixel touchscreen camera phone
    Phones

    Coming soon: LG U990 a 5-megapixel touchscreen camera phone

    By 20 August 2007

    LG has shown off the U990 - a high-end handset that it hopes will emulate the success of the recent flashy phones from the company. The U990 will boast a 5-megapixel camera and is 3G-enabled, with HSDPA high-speed download technology, soon to be available...

  • LG launches the "Trax" 3G music phone in the States
    Phones

    LG launches the "Trax" 3G music phone in the States

    By 14 August 2007

    AT&T and LG has jointly launched the LG Trax mobile, or as we should say, "cell" phone in the States. Described as a sleek multipurpose clamshell device, as the name would suggest this is primarily a music moby. Boasting "blazing-fast" 3G HSDPA data speeds...

  • Sony Ericsson launches K770 Cyber-shot phone
    Phones

    Sony Ericsson launches K770 Cyber-shot phone

    By 14 August 2007

    Sony Ericsson has launched the K770 Cyber-shot phone describing it as "a digital camera, a photo album and an elegant phone all in-one". The new mobile (previously known as the production code-name of "Victoria") is slimline (14.5mm) and comes in a "fashionable...

  • 3G iPhone rumours get a Taiwanese twist
    Phones

    3G iPhone rumours get a Taiwanese twist

    By 10 August 2007

    Reports are coming in from Taiwan that would appear to further suggest a 3G version of Apple's iPhone. Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom is said to be in talks to sell the Apple iPhone - nothing major there - but will only go ahead if Apple offers a 3G version...

  • Motorola Z8 mobile phone review
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    Motorola Z8 mobile phone review

    By 10 August 2007

    The next generation of mobile phones is all about music isn't it? Wrong, that was last year's message and perhaps realising that they've missed the boat against the likes of Sony Ericsson's Walkman range and the yet to be launched iPhone, Motorola's latest...

  • Leaked info reveals all metal Samsung i550
    Phones

    Leaked info reveals all metal Samsung i550

    By 31 July 2007

    Leaked spec and pics suggest Samsung is readying the candybar-shaped i550 for launch. The all metal moby with that tasty brushed finish sports a different design that we've seen from Samsung before, those skinny keypad buttons inviting comparison with...

  • Microsoft flogs 60 million copies of Vista
    Online

    Microsoft flogs 60 million copies of Vista

    By 27 July 2007

    Jointly winning the Friday that's-no-way-to-make-friends awards are Microsoft's Kevin Tuner and Steve Balmer. After announcing sales of the Vista OS had reached 60,000,000 Turner stated: "By our math, we eclipsed the entire installed base of Apple in...

  • Microsoft Vista SP1 not out until 2009?
    Online

    Microsoft Vista SP1 not out until 2009?

    By 26 July 2007

    Rumours are circulating that the first service pack for the troubled Vista operating system will not be available until 2009. The SP1 beta was expected imminently, but if this rumour is to be believed (the source is "ironclad" apparently) that would explain...

  • H2O Audio to launch iS2 waterproof iPod shuffle housing
    Audio

    H2O Audio to launch iS2 waterproof iPod shuffle housing

    By 24 July 2007

    The iS2 case, when used in conjunction with H2O Audio's Waterproof Headphones will make your shuffle safe for swimming. Offering protection up to 10 foot/3 metres, the case will cost $39.99 and is available for pre-order now.

  • T-Mobile launches MDA Vario III
    Phones

    T-Mobile launches MDA Vario III

    By 20 July 2007

    T-Mobile is launching the MDA Vario III which it is calling the ultimate communication device. As the name might suggest, the MDA Vario III is the third handset in the Vario line and boasts some new features and an improved internet browsing experience....

  • Adidas to launch Darth Vader flavour trainers?
    Sports Fitness

    Adidas to launch Darth Vader flavour trainers?

    By 16 July 2007

    With no info on pricing or availability, it's a little unclear if these Star Wars shoes are coming any time soon, but we did think they were worth a mention. As part of their "Superstar" range Adidas are apparently planning to launch these all-black-with-a-bit-of-gold...

  • Polar give more power to cyclists
    Audio

    Polar give more power to cyclists

    By 13 July 2007

    Polar have announced the most intelligent cycling products in the company's 30-year history - the new CS400, the most accurate computer on the market today and the CS600 w/ Power, the most complete power measurement system at an affordable price. For...

  • Sneak preview of Samsung's G600 slider with 5-megapixel camera
    Phones

    Sneak preview of Samsung's G600 slider with 5-megapixel camera

    By 12 July 2007

    Samsung's 3G G600 has been been spotted whilst going through the official approval process at America's Federal Communications Commission (hence the poor image quality). The bad image is slightly ironic as what differentiates this slider from similar...

  • Belkin launches spiffy shuffle Sport Armband
    Audio

    Belkin launches spiffy shuffle Sport Armband

    By 12 July 2007

    iPod shuffle armbands are ten a penny, but we thought we'd bring Belkin's latest offering to your attention as it's quite natty. Made of lightweight, durable rubber material, it is water-resistant and hand-washable and has reflectors for night time use....

  • MYiOTA increases business offerings on mobile service
    Phones

    MYiOTA increases business offerings on mobile service

    By 11 July 2007

    MYiOTA has announced the addition of up-to-date business and travel information to its range of mobile services. The SMS-style mobile browser offers users three times faster and 10 times cheaper compared with using mobile browsers and portals. If you're...

  • Hollow camping torch holds cutlery set
    Gadgets

    Hollow camping torch holds cutlery set

    By 11 July 2007

    This bright LED torch has a inner compartment that contains metal knife, fork, spoon, bottle opener and corkscrew offering a space-saving place to keep your cutlery. £9.95, link below.

  • Samsung announces SGH-L760 "Mobile Blog" 3G phone
    Phones

    Samsung announces SGH-L760 "Mobile Blog" 3G phone

    By 11 July 2007

    Samsung has announced the launch of the SGH-L760, a slimline slider being angled as a mobile blogging tool. Beating LG's forthcoming YouTube phone to market, the SGH-L760 allows users to directly upload user created content without a PC. Samsung are touting...

  • Suunto launches "hard core" wristwatch computer
    Sports Fitness

    Suunto launches "hard core" wristwatch computer

    By 10 July 2007

    Suunto has launched the Suunto Core - a new outdoor wristwatch computer. The Core is a altimeter, barometer and compass as well as offering new features like a depth meter, sunrise and sunset times, a revamped user interface and a menu in four languages....

  • New Motorola: Moto RIZR Z9 prototype revealed
    Phones

    New Motorola: Moto RIZR Z9 prototype revealed

    By 9 July 2007

    Apparently "scored" from Motorola headquarters, an American blog has managed a hands-on with an unreleased "early prototype" Motorola mobile. It's a 3G phone and looks set to be released on the AT&T network in America. It runs the Motorola Synergy OS,...

  • 3 offering 24 hours of Live Earth coverage for 25p
    Phones

    3 offering 24 hours of Live Earth coverage for 25p

    By 6 July 2007

    3 is offering music fans the chance to watch Live Earth concerts from around the world live on their phones. For only 25p for 24 hours, 3 customers will be able to watch performances from top artists across the globe, with all profits being donated to...

  • Fujitsu Siemens launches ESPRIMO notebook range
    Laptops

    Fujitsu Siemens launches ESPRIMO notebook range

    By 5 July 2007

    Fujitsu Siemens Computers has launched a new professional notebook range. Hoping to keep their competitive advantage in the mid-range professional business user market niche, FSC has made these new offerings lightweight, given them good battery life and...

  • DoCoMo launches F704i waterproof mobile phone in Japan
    Phones

    DoCoMo launches F704i waterproof mobile phone in Japan

    By 4 July 2007

    NTT DoCoMo, the Japanese mobile phone manufacturing giant, has launched new series of 3G phones, including the F704i which is waterproof. Finally - a mobile you can use in the bath - that's one off the tech-we-need-to-see-before-we-drop list. Now, about...

  • New PC sales led by emerging markets, not Vista
    Online

    New PC sales led by emerging markets, not Vista

    By 3 July 2007

    According to industry analysts Gartner, Microsoft's new operating system, Vista, has had "little impact" on PC sales. Growth in the industry has instead come from emerging markets. "The release of Microsoft Windows Vista operating system at the end of...