T-Mobile myTouch Gains HSPA+, Video Chat, and High-Rez Display
T-Mobile today announced its second phone to add HSPA+ mobile data, the HTC-made myTouch. This update to the myTouch 3G also includes a Qualcomm 1GHz SnapDragon processor, improves the screen to 3.8 inches with 800 x 480 pixels, and includes Swype for easier text input. The camera clocks in at 5 megapixels with autofocus, flash, and 720p HD video capture. It also has a user-facing camera, Bluetooth, GPS, and Wi-Fi. T-Mobile says the myTouch has a new video chat application in board, which will work on T-Mobile's wireless network as well as Wi-Fi. Users will be able to video chat with other mobile devices, PCs, and the app also includes a presence function so users can see who's available to chat. Other features include DLNA support, the Genius Button, 8GB storage (support for up to 32GB), FM radio, and Adobe Flash Player Mobile 10.1. The myTouch runs Android 2.2, and will be available in time for the holidays. Pricing wasn't announced.
LG V10 Boasts Second Screen, Dual Front Cameras
LG announced the V10, a flagship smartphone that includes a ticker display, double cameras, and a more rugged design than some of LG's previous handsets. The main screen measures 5.7 inches and has quad HD resolution, while the secondary display, which sits above the main one, measures 2.1 inches and has 1040 x 160 pixels.
Snapchat Adds Group Chats for Up to 16 People
Snapchat updated its mobile app today with a new feature. Users can now video chat with up to 16 of their friends at one time.
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Captures and Plays 4K HDR Video
Sony today announced the Xperia XZ2 Premium, a high-end Android phone that boasts some of the most advanced imaging features available in a mobile device. The XZ2 Premium has a 5.8-inch 4K HDR display (16:9 aspect ratio) that Sony says is 30% brighter than its previous mobile 4K screen.
Kyocera 'Waves' Hello to T-Mobile and MetroPCS
Kyocera today announced the Hydro Wave, its newest Android handset for T-Mobile and MetroPCS. The Hydro Wave has an IP57 rating for protection against water/dust ingress and meets mil-spec 810G for resistance to abuse.
Found my phone
Here's an article that talks about 2nd generation Snapdragon processor:
http://smartphonebenchmarks.com/forum/index.php?/top ... »
front-facing camera is another nice tough!
ouch i kinda liked how the phone looks (based on this pic)
This will be the first android phone to feature T-mobile's UMA technology
Keep in mind, this is not quite UMA. It's software based wifi calling, like skype, and there is no handoff to the mobile net...