Saturday, 29 August 2015

Infinix zero 2 vs Tecno Camon C8

Today, we will be comparing two great smartphones from the Infinix Mobility and Tecno Mobile. In the recent tech market, these phones turn out to be the much talked about and as we know there has been tough competition between Infinix mobility and Tecno mobile this days. 

Let's go straight to business

Platform
Tecno Camon C8 is built on android 5.1 OS with a processor of 1.3GHz Quadcore, Infinix Zero 2 on the other hand is built on android 4.4.2 OS upgradable to 5.1 OS with a processors of 2.0GHz Octacore, you know what that means right? 

Design 
Tecno Camon C8 is a 5.5inch display phone which comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and a metallic body, it comes in four colour variables. Infinix Zero 2 is a 5.0inch display phone which comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection as well and a highly resistant Kevlar back cover. 

Memory
 Tecno Camon C8 comes with a 16gb internal memory expandable upto 32gb with a MicroSD card. Infinix zero 2 on the other hand comes in two variables, 16gb/32gb internal storage expandable upto 32gb internal storage as well. Tecno Camon c8 runs on 1gb ram, with Infinix beating it with a 2gb ram. 

Camera 
Both devices have a 13MP rare camera and 5MP front camera but I must say this, the Tecno Camon C8 camera is super awesome. 

Battery 
 Tecno Camon C8 is powered by a 3000mAH removable Li-on battery which is expected to last 10hours standby on a 15minutes charge making it the "world fastest charging smartphone" according to Tecno Mobile. Infinix zero 2 on the other hand is powered by 2300mAH non-removable battery. 

Price
Tecno Camon C8 costs N25,800 in most stores while Infinix Zero 2 costs N36,500

All these known, the choice is yours. Which would you prefer?




Sunday, 23 August 2015

The new INFINIX HOT 2

The Infinix hot 2 is the new release from the infinix company. Infinix hot 2 is the higher version of the previously released infinix hot which took over the market for quite a time as it was sometimes the best selling smartphone in Nigeria.

The new device is the first infinix phone that runs on the new Android One software that Google launched last year which resulted from the collaboration between Google and infinix mobility. The infinix hot 2 runs on android 5.1 Os and will be capable of running android M when it is eventually available.

Infinix hot 2 comes with a 5 inch just like the old infinix hot but with a better resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels (294 ppi) and a dimension of just 145 x 71.86 x 8.8mm having a thickness of 8.8mm.

    

The Infinix HOT 2 maintains the 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor but with the 2GB RAM which makes applications run smoothly.

That noted, below are the full specifications of the new Infinix Hot 2

General Information 

Availability: August 2015

Technology

GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz SIM 1 & 2
3G: 850, 900, 1700, 2100 MHz HSDPA 
4G: No 
SIM Type: Dual SIM (Dual Standby) 
OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop

Design 
Dimensions: 145 x 71.86 x 8.8mm
Weight: 160 g 
Display: 5.0 inches, 720 x 1280 pixel, IPS Display

Hardware 
Processor Type: 1.3GHz Quad-core processor 
Processor Name: MediaTek MT6580
Graphics Processor: Mali 400 
RAM: 2 GB 
Internal Storage: 16 GB 
External Storage: MicroSD, up to 32GB

Camera

Rear: 8MP, HDR, panorama, autofocus camera with LED flash 
Video recording: 1080p@30fps 
Front-facing: 2 MP

Multimedia 
Music Support: MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FlAC, WMA Loudspeaker: Mono 
Video Support: MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV player Radio: FM radio

Connectivity 
Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP 
WiFi: WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g 
USB: micro USB v2.0, USB Host 
NFC: No 

Battery: Non-removable 2200 mAh battery

Price: 19,000 - 23,000

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

INFINIX TO LAUNCH INFINIX ZERO 2 soon

Rumour has it that infinix will be launching a new device soon tagged INFINIX ZERO 2 LTE. Some months ago, infinix launched Infinix Zero 2 which initially shaked market as the specifications were awesome but the infinix Kevlar couldn't meet up to expectations of the price which discouraged many infinix users from buying.

The infinix zero 2 LTE will be an upgrade of the infinix zero 2. The smartphone is expected to operate on a 1.3GHz octa-core processor, Android 5.1 OS and 4G LTE network support. 

That said, the infinix zero 2 LTE will be built on a 16gb internal storage which could be expanded to 128gb memory through MicroSD card and a 3Gb Ram for flawless performances. 

Don't sleep on it as we will be posting a full specifications of the device when it is officially announced and released 

Friday, 14 August 2015

Tecno Camon C5

On our last post, we wrote about Tecno Camon C8 and it's magnificence, apparently, the C series game is still on for Tecno Mobile as the company is here with something new, the Tecno Camon C5. The smartphone just like the Tecno Camon C8 focuses on Camera and Internet speed as it is the first Tecno smartphone that features on a 4G LTE network.


Below are it's full specifications

General Information 
Smartphone Type: Candy Bar (Camon C8 )
2G Network: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz
3G Network: HSDPA 900 / 2100MHz
4G Network: Yes, LTE Band3/7/20
SIM: Dual SIM
Status: Announced July 2015
Availablility: No

Body
Dimensions: 137.5 x 69.3x 8.6 mm
Thickness 8.6 mm
Keyboard: Touchscreen
Colors: Black, Blue, Gold, White
Cover: Plastic

Display 
Screen Type: IPS Display
Size: 5.0-inch IPS Display
Multi-Touch: Yes
Protection: n/a
Screen Color:16M colors

Memory
Card slot: Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 32GB
Internal: 8GB
RAM: 1GB RAM

Camera 
Primary Camera: 8 MP Camera, Led Flash
Secondary Camera: 2 MP Camera, 1080p
Camera Features: Geo-tagging, autofocus, LED Flash
Video: Yes

Platform
OS: Android 5.0
Processors: 1.3GHz quad-core
Chipset: MediaTek

Connectivity 
2G: Up to 85.6kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G:Up to 7.2 mbps downlink; Up to 21 mbps uplink
WIFI: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/
Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1 with
A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
Radio: Yes, FM Radio (with RDS)
NFC: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
USB: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB host

Battery 
Capacity: Removable 2500mAh 
Battery type: Rechargeable Li-Ion
Charging Type USB Micro 5V-1A

Price: 15,000-20,000

The Tecno Camon C8

In a while, people have been wanting more than the regular specs they have always gotten from Tecno and this Tecno Camon C8 is just a proof that Tecno Nigeria isn't sleeping, they have stayed and they aren't ready to leave anytime soon as this High End phablets has been having a wow effect on the tech world here in Nigeria.

Truly they say seeing is believing, Camon C8 is a 5.5inch IPS HD touch screen phablets device which has a metallic frame making it a beauty to the eyes which features on 1.3GHz Quad-core processor that runs on the Android OS 5.1 Lollipop powered on a huge 3000mAh battery which is expected to last 10 hours on a 15minutes charge making it the "world fastest charging smartphone"  according to Tecno Mobile. Interesting right? Read on

The back camera of Tecno Camon C8 is a 13 megapixels camera with dual LED Flash, vibrant 5.5 HD screen with high display resolution as well as a 5MP front camera making selfie experience awesome.


Below is the full specifications of Tecno Camon C8, check out and be wowed

General Information 
Smartphone Type: Phablet (Camon C8 )
2G Network: GSM 900/ 1800 /1900MHz
3G Network: HSDPA 900 / 2100MHz
4G LTE Network: n/a
SIM: Dual SIM
Status: Announced July 2015
Availablility: Yes

Body
Dimensions: 150 x 76.3 x 8.8mm
Thickness 8.8 mm
Keyboard: Touchscreen
Colors: Black, Blue, Gold, White
Cover: Metallic

Display 
Screen Type: IPS Display
Size: 5.5-inch IPS Display
Multi-Touch: Yes
Protection: Corning Gorolla Glass 3
Screen Color:16M colors

Memory
Card slot: Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 32GB
Internal: 16GB
RAM: 1GB RAM

Camera 
Primary Camera: 13 MP Camera, Led Flash
Secondary Camera: 5 MP Camera, 1080p
Camera Features: Geo-tagging, autofocus, LED Flash
Video: Yes

Platform
OS: Android 5.1
Processors: 1.3GHz quad-core
Chipset: MediaTek MT6735 (64-bit)

Connectivity 
2G: Up to 85.6kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G:Up to 7.2 mbps downlink; Up to 21 mbps uplink
WIFI: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/
Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1 with
A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
Radio: Yes, FM Radio (with RDS)
NFC: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
USB: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB host

Battery 
Capacity: Removable 3000mAh 
Battery type: Rechargeable Li-Ion
Charging Type USB Micro 5V-1A

Price: 20,000-30,000

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Gionee Marathon M5

The Gionee M5 which was officially announced together with the Gionee Elife E8 it's event at Beijing, China is a flagship smartphone with a  great battery life as it comes with a double battery each 3010mAh summing up to 6020mAh integrated with not only fast but dual charging chips that allows both batteries charge at a fast rate at the  same time. According to the company, the Marathon M5 should last up to three days standby time at five percent battery life.



The Marathon M5 runs on Android OS 5.1 Lollipop packed with a quad-core 1.3 GHz
processor, 2 GB of RAM, 16GB internal storage, which is Expandable through microSD slot , a 13-megapixel Primary Camera, 5-megapixel secondary Camera and 4G LTE.

Check out the full specifications below;


General Information 
2G Network: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network: HSDPA 850/ 900/1900/2100
4G : Yes
SIM Type : Micro Dual SIM
Status Announced: June 2015
Availability: No

Body
Dimensions: 152mm × 76mm × 8.5mm
Weight: 214g
Color: white, black

Display
Display Size: 5.50 inches
Resolution: 720x1280 pixels
Multi Touch: Yes
capacitive: touchscreen

Memory
Card slot: Yes, microSD , Up to 64GB
Internal Storage: 16GB
RAM : 2GB

Camera
Primary camera: 13MP, LED flash
Secondary Camera: 5 MP

Platform
OS : Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Processor Type : 1.5GHz Quad-core, MediaTek MT6735

Connectivity
Bluetooth : v4.0, A2DP
WiFi : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB: microUSB v2.0
NFC : Yes

Battery
Capacity: Non-Removable 6020mAh battery with Fast charging
Battery Type: Li-PO Battery

The super hot Gionee Elife E8 camera phone is official

Gionee recently launched two official anticipated flagship smartphone, the Elife E8 and Marathon M5 at the event in Beijing, China. The Elife E8 specifications focuses more on camera photography, while the Marathon M5 focuses on the battery at it is powered with an impressive battery life.


The Elife E8 is made up of a 6-inch QHD display for a 490ppi pixel density with Corning gorilla glass 3 protection which also has an AMOLED panel, for deep blacks and vivid colors.
The Elife E8 runs on an android OS 5.1 Lollipop which operates on 2GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795) 64-bit processor

With a 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal  storage which are part of the key specifications of the phone as it aids smooth running of numerous apps and software being used almost all at the same time, gaming just got real.

The 24MP primary camera which counts as one of the highest pixel on major smartphones taking asides Nokia's two flagship phones. In less than a second, the camera app loads also quick phase detection autofocus  making photography experience more fun.



The camera is made of six-element lens with sapphire glass, optical image stabilisation, 4K video recording, a dedicated camera button, dual-tone LED flash and lossless zoom at up to 3x not leaving behind the 8MP secondary Camera



The Gionee Elife E8 will be available from July 15th in some regions.
Below are the full specifications;

General Information 
2G Network: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network: HSDPA 850/ 900/1900/2100
4G : Yes
SIM Type : Micro Dual SIM
Status Announced: June 2015
Availability: No

Body
Dimensions: 164 x 82.3 x 9.6 mm
Weight: 207g
Color: Black, white, brown

Display
Display Size: 6 inches
Resolution: 1600x2560 pixels
Multi Touch: Yes
capacitive: touchscreen

Memory
Card slot: Yes, microSD , Up to 128 GB
Internal Storage: 64GB
RAM : 3GB 

Camera
Primary camera: 24MP, LED flash
Secondary Camera: 8 MP
Video recording: 4k @ 30 FPS

Platform
OS : Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Processor Type : 2GHz octa-core, Mediatek MT6795K

Connectivity
Bluetooth : v4.0, A2DP
WiFi : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB: microUSB v2.0
NFC : Yes

Battery
Capacity: Non-Removable 3520mAh battery with Fast charging
Battery Type: Li-PO Battery

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Samsung Galaxy E5

The Samsung Galaxy E5 which was announced in January 2015 is now available in Nigeria and below are the specifications 


General Information
2G Network: GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network: HSDPA 850/ 900/1900/2100
4G : No
SIM Type : Nano-SIM/Optional Dual SIM (dual stand-by
Status Announced: January 2015
Availability: Yes

Body
Dimensions: 141.6 x 70.2 x 7.3 mm
Color: Black, white, brown

Display
Display Size: 5 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels, Super AMOLED
Multi Touch: Yes
capacitive: touchscreen
Screen Color: 16M colors

Memory
Card slot: Yes, microSD , up to 64 GB (uses SIM slot)
Internal Storage: 16GB
RAM : 1. 5 GB 

Camera
Primary camera: 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Secondary Camera: 5 MP
Video recording: 1080p@30fps

Platform
OS : Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Processor Type : Quad-core 1.2 GHz

Connectivity
Bluetooth : v4.0, A2DP
WiFi : Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB: microUSB v2.0
NFC : No

Battery
Capacity: Non-removable 2400 mAh battery
Battery Type: Li-Ion Battery

Price:

Lenovo P70

The new Lenovo P70 which was announced in January 2015 was available in some countries but the good new is the new device is now available in Nigeria. 

 The midrange smartphone is a 5 inches deplay phone packed with a octa-core MediaTek MT6752 chipset with a speed of 1.7GHz comes along with an internal storage of 16GB and an Expandable card slot as well with a 2GB Ram for smooth running of all applications. 

With a 13MP primary camera that snaps great pictures making moments more fun and a 5MP secondary camera for all selfie lovers bringing a sharper and better selfie experiences. 

 The battery power of the phone isn't left unattended to has its powered by a 4000mAH Li-PO and a quick charge feature which makes it even faster to charge after use. 

Check out the full specifications below 


General Information
2G Network: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
3G Network: HSDPA 900 / 2100MHz
4G LTE Network: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800)
SIM: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Status Announced: 2015, January
Availablility: Yes

Body
Dimensions: 142 x 71.8 x 8.9 mm (5.59 x 2.83 x 0.35 in)
Thickness: 8.9 mm
Net Weight: 149 g (5.26 oz)
Keyboard: Touchscreen
Color: Midnight Blue
Cover: Aluminium

Display
Screen Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Display Size: 5.0 inches (~67.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
Multi-Touch: Yes, up to 5 fingers
Screen Color: 16M colors

Memory
Card slot: Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage upto 32GB
Internal: 16GB
RAM: 2GB

Camera
Primary Camera: 13MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, Led flash
Secondary Camera: 5MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
Camera Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
Video: 1080p@30fps

Platform
OS: Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat)
Processors: Octa-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset: Mediatek MT6752
GPU: Mali-T760MP2

Connectivity
2G: GPRS – up to 85.6kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G: Up to 42.2/21.1 mbs downlink; Up to 5.76 mbs uplink
4G: HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
WIFI: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP
GPS: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
Radio: Yes, FM Radio (with RDS)
NFC: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
USB: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB Host
USB OTG: Yes

Battery
Capacity: Non-removable 4000 mAh
Battery type: Rechargeable LI-PO Battery
Charging Type: USB Micro 5V-1A
Input: 5V, DC 2 A
Output
Stand-by: Up to 816 h (2G) / Up to
696 h (3G)
Talk time: Up to 46 h (2G) / Up to
18 h (3G)

Price: N45,000

Sunday, 7 June 2015

Tecno Droipad (H8) full specifications

The last time I posted about Tecno Droipad, it was sketchy and I promised to post the full details including the pictures and period of this device, here we go



General Information
Smartphone Type Tablet: (DroidPad 8)
2G Network: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz
3G Network: HSDPA 900 / 2100MHz
4G LTE: Network n/a
SIM: Single SIM
Status: Announced 2015
Availablility: Yes


Body
Dimensions: 216 x 124 x 8.7 mm
Thickness 8.7 mm
Keyboard: Touchscreen
Colors: Black
Cover: Aluminium


Display
Screen Type: IPS Display
Size: 8-inch IPS Display
Multi-Touch: Yes
Protection n/a
Screen Color:16M colors


Memory
Card slot: Yes MicroSD card, Expandable storage up to 32GB
Internal: 16GB
RAM: 1GB RAM


Camera
Primary Camera: 5 MP Camera, Led Flash
Secondary Camera: 2 MP Camera, 1080p
Camera Features: Geo-tagging, autofocus, LED Flash
Video: Yes


Platform
OS: Android 5.0
Processors: 1.3GHz quad-core
Chipset: MediaTek MT8382M


Connectivity
2G: Up to 85.6kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G:Up to 42.2/21.1 mbs downlink; Up to 5.76 mbs uplink
WIFI: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/
Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.1 with
A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
Radio: Yes, FM Radio (with RDS)
NFC: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
USB: Yes, microUSB 2.0, USB host


Battery
Capacity: Removable 5100mAh
Battery type: Rechargeable Li-Ion
Charging Type USB Micro 5V-1A


Price : N30,000 and above