8 reasons Windows Phone Mango is best alternative smartphone

Starting today you need Windows Phone 7.5 to use Marketplace. Microsoft made an announcement that beginning from May 23, any downloads from the Windows Marketplace can only be completed by devices running the company’s Windows Phone 7.5 OS. The users who do not meet the requirement of having a Windows Phone 7.5 handset will be subject to error messages when attempting to download an app or update a previous app. The error message will go away as soon as the user installs Windows Phone 7.5 or newer.

User Interface
Windows 7 doesn’t have any multiple home-screens or applet icons/trays. Instead it has tiles, some of them are live tiles that display actual, time-bound information from several applications, particularly social networking sites such as Facebook.

Choices of devices
A lot of brands now using Windows Phone Mango. Nokia, Samsung, LG and HTC. The latest smartphone comes with Mango is Nokia 610 which is the cheapest Windows Phone Mango at price RM699. The advanced one is the HTC Titan rocks an absurdly large 4.7-inch super LCD display with a resolution of 480 by 800 pixels. Powered by a 1.5GHz processor, it supplies 16GB of storage, 512MB of RAM, and an 8-megpaixel camera. Nokia Lumia 800 is the first real Windows Phone, 3.7-inch ClearBlack AMOLED display with 800-by-480 resolution, a single-core 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 512 MB RAM, 16GB onboard storage.

Price Factor
Even latest smartphone Windows Phone Mango is launched in the market, the price not so high like Android smartphone such as Galaxy S II and Samsung Galaxy Nexus with latest Android 4 (ICS) when the start sell in the market.

Battery Life
There’s an automatic power saving feature that can save battery from use up by the background apps and GPS. When the Battery Saver turn on, your email, Live Tiles and apps will turn off and stop working.

Multitasking
Windows Phone 7.5 has finally introduced multitasking. It’s very basic in its current form, but definitely a welcome addition. Users simply press and hold down the back key to bring up a webOS-like view of the five most recent apps opened. You can then scroll through these apps and tap one to switch back to it.

Windows Marketplace
Microsoft’s Windows Marketplace is the fastest growing applications store on the planet. The Marketplace has surpassed 80,000 published apps and is adding new applications at a rate of 340 apps per day. Additionally, some apps are region defined which means that depending on your location, you may be restricted from accessing some applications. [Read more...]

Which one is your choice Galaxy S II or Galaxy Note?

If somebody ask which one is better, Samsung Galaxy SII or Samsung Galaxy Note, maybe the person should ask himself how he going to use the smartphone. Both smartphone have almost same specs except  few things. Overall, Galaxy Note looks better than Galaxy S II because Galaxy Note coming later than Galaxy S II. Galaxy Note have big screen as big as 5.3″.

Few criteria person that can use the Galaxy Note.

1. Artistic – can use stylus pen
2. Big guy – taller and big pocket that fit enough for the smartphone
3. A guy who always carry handbag wherever he/she go. So, Galaxy Note will insert into the bag.
4. Have big face so that when pickup a call, Galaxy Note not look awkward to the person.
5. A person who like big screen to read email or surfing internet or reading ebook [Read more...]

How to select a smartphone based on interest

Smartphone helping people in many way. Helping in running business, listening music,taking photo,browsing web,watching movie or just for call. Many smartphone models to choose but deciding which fit for you isn’t difficult job. Here we categorized the smartphone based on reviews and feedback from customer.

Easy to use
iPhone 4S – Even though a lot rival of iPhone out there, iPhone 4S still dominates and win the customer’s heart. Coming with A5 processor and 8 Megapixel camera, iPhone 4S is suitable for beginner to smartphone. The user interface is simple and user friendly.

With 4S, it’s Siri personal assistant software really help and guide users using smartphone in smart way. It enable you to use your own voice to accurately record new events such as appointment or birthday reminders and it makes for searching information faster.

Act like tablet
If you are looking for tablet but act like phone, Samsung Galaxy Note is suits for you. The screen is certainly titanic at 5.3 inches with a 800 x 1280, you can do a lot of thing inside such as surfing internet, reading and watching videos.

There’s also a superb 8-megapixel camera with a LED flash that give s advantages when snapping in low light. We can add external memory until 32GB using microSD card. Beside, it has 2 megapixel front camera for video calling or skype.

One of special of Galaxy Note is stylus pen which allow users sketching and drawing on the big screen. This pen also used in writing memo using S Memo application and take screenshot. [Read more...]

5 Tips membeli smartphone

Smartphone atau telefon pintar adalah telefon bimbit yang bukan setakat untuk menelefon dan SMS, tetapi mempunyai features tambahan yang menyerupai keupayaan personal digital assistant (PDA) dan komputer seperti menghantar email, menaip dokumen, melayari internet, bermain games bergrafik tinggi dan menangkap gambar.

Namun, di pasaran kini terdapat pelbagai jenis smartphone. Bagaimanakah kita memilih smartphone? Adakah sebab popularitinya atau fungsinya atau disebabkan rekabentuknya yang menarik? Di sini terdapat beberapa tips yang boleh digunakan bila kita hendak membeli smartphone. [Read more...]