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.
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.
Facebook Brings Instant Video to Messenger
Facebook today added the ability to stream video live within its Messenger application. The feature is different from a two-way video chat, which has been part of Messenger since 2015.
Sony XZ Premium Dazzles with 4K HDR Display
Sony today announced the XZ Premium, a high-end smartphone that has a 4K HDR display. The screen measures 5.5 inches across the diagonal and packs 3,840 by 2,160 pixels for the ultimate in high definition.
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...