Thursday, September 25, 2014

Insider # 31: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch and iPad Pro

In the new issue of Inside we will tell you the first details about the upcoming event HTC "Double Exposure", in which the company will present action camera RECamera. In addition, share the first details about the prices of future smartphones line Galaxy Alpha: A3, A5 and A7. Today it became known the estimated release date for sale of "smart" watch Apple Watch - February 2015. And here's another really big new company - iPad Pro - get a special version of the chip A8X, which will keep the speed of the tablet in a larger diagonal screen. In addition, for the third time in a row in our section misses cameraphone Oppo N3 - Chinese manufacturer produces daily teasers, revealing new details about the future of the device. At this time the company has clarified what kind of a lithium alloy is used in the case N3.
Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro

HTC introduced its own action-camera RECamera October 8

Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro
October 8 in New York held a major event Taiwanese electronics manufacturer HTC, entitled "Double Exposure", which is expected to be devoted to a variety of devices, whose feature is the powerful camera. Today, these guesses found the first confirmation in the form appearing on the official website of the image of an unknown device called RECamera. It is argued that this action camera that will compete with a popular line of GoPro, known all over the world. Judging from the available images, the camera will get a curved case of PVC and will remind the periscope. Rather unusual solution, which, however, has the right to life. In addition, HTC has released a promotional video, which demonstrates the possibility of a new camera, including shooting mode slo-mo.

Specifications RECamera not disclosed. According to rumors, will be installed within a 16-megapixel sensor and optical image stabilization system, as well as wireless modules to synchronize with your smartphone using a special application REMoments. For more information, we expect to get closer to the presentation itself, and all the details of the company will open in two weeks.

Became known the price of Samsung Galaxy A3, A5 and A7

Earlier we wrote that Samsung SM-A500 (it is expected to go on sale under the name of Galaxy A5) was spotted on a series of photographs that reveal the design and interface of the device. The smartphone is made in the style of Samsung Galaxy Alpha, and a graphic interface similar to that of the Galaxy Note 4. Officially line Galaxy A is not presented, but today the resource SamMobile reported that Galaxy A5 will go on sale for $ 400-450, making it more accessible than the Galaxy S5 or Galaxy Alpha. A5 is a classic mid-level phone with a 5-inch HD-TV, made by technology AMOLED, support LTE, a 5-megapixel front and 13-megapixel main camera, and quad-core Snapdragon 400, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory expandable . All of this will be hidden in the 6.7-mm housing with metal frame.
Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro
SamMobile also revealed new details about the other two smartphones in this series - Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A7. The first to go on sale for $ 350-400, while the top model is the most expensive in the line - almost $ 500. Like the A5, A3 and A7 will get LTE-module, metal body and eye-catching design. It is alleged that the A5 will be available worldwide, but the Galaxy A7 will be available only in some countries, but what exactly - not reported.

Apple Watch will go on sale in February 2015,

All fans of the "smart" watch Apple Watch certainly be interested in the news that an item may go on sale in February next year. As you know, September 9, Tim Cook did not disclose details of watches of release, adding that they will be available to the public early next year. The Information Resource today, citing an anonymous source close to cupertino company, said that Apple plans to start selling snap Watch Valentine's Day - February 14, which is widely celebrated in the West. Many have noticed that the watch got several software options, for example, to synchronize the two devices and exchange data on the heartbeat of another person that may seem fun loving couples. Meanwhile, the remaining time to be finalized Apple watch and get the new graphical user interface, which includes a round application icons, unusual management functions and notifications from your smartphone.
Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro
The price of Apple Watch starting at $ 349 for the basic version and will increase depending on the premium materials and the amount of internal memory. The standard version will be 512 MB RAM and 4 GB of internal memory, while as an option can be offered a version with 8 GB of internal storage.

12.9-inch tablet iPad Pro will get a processor Apple A8X

Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro
Another significant innovation of the next year from Apple could be 12.9-inch tablet iPad Pro, which will focus on the education sector and business segment. Until now, we've heard almost nothing about the alleged characteristics of the device, but today it was announced that for such a large machine Apple developed a special version of the processor A8X, which is a modification of the current flagship chip Apple A8. As we know, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, as well as future trends iPad Air 2 and iPad mini Retina 2 are based on the A8, which provides sufficient performance devices, but if Pro-version will get 13-inch high-resolution screen, for the same stability in the system may need to "Pimp" version of the chip. Recall, Apple A8 is a dual-core processor, manufactured on 20 nm process and runs at 1.4 GHz.

In Oppo N3 will be used lithium-aluminum alloy

Инсайды #61: HTC RECamera, Samsung Galaxy A5, Apple Watch и iPad Pro
Yesterday we reported that the Oppo intends to use lithium in the body of the future cameraphone N3, and suggested that it would be an alloy with magnesium as pure lithium for this purpose will not work. Today clarified that the composition of the material used for the housing is aluminum, which alloy with lithium ensure the strength of steel, but it will be two thirds of the latter easier. Note that the Oppo will be the first company in the field telefonostroeniya that apply such an unusual material in the body of the smartphone.