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[Hands-On] Panasonic Eluga v, power & life mobile devices – docomo summer 2012

ELUGA V P-06D, ELUGA power P-07D “These three summer models are the first to be released under the docomo Eluga brand. The first is the Eluga power P-07D. My hands are a little bit big, but this is a 5-inch display. When you hear[...]
[Hands-On] Panasonic Eluga v, power & life mobile devices – docomo summer 2012

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[Hands-On] Sharp Aquos st, Zeta & sv smartphones – docomo summer 2012

AQUOS PHONE st “In the Aquos Phone st, the emphasis is on design and music. The design has some special features, including a strap hole that protrudes slightly. Regarding music, this model has a Play key especially for music, so[...]
[Hands-On] Sharp Aquos st, Zeta & sv smartphones – docomo summer 2012

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NTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile Devices

19 New mobile devices, that’s an impressive number, but rest assure none all of them are that amazing so let’s focus on the cool ones with first the : Xperia GX SO-04D : Sony’s Android 4.0 latest Walkman phone that come with a 1.[...]
NTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile Devices
NTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile DevicesNTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile DevicesNTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile DevicesNTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile DevicesNTT DOCOMO Unveils 19 New Mobile Devices

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[RECAP] KDDI au Summer Smartphone Lineup

This Video is provided to you by DigInfo.tv, AkihabaraNews Official Partner. - URBANO PROGRESSO “This model is called the Urbano Progresso. One big feature is a capability called the Smart Sonic Receiver. This communicates the ot[...]
[RECAP] KDDI au Summer Smartphone Lineup

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KDDI and Fujitsu announces their first Tegra 3 Arrows Z ISW13F Android 4.0 Smartphone.

Here you are the latest Android 4.0 smartphone wonder announced in Japan, behold the Arrows Z ISW13F! Announced this morning by KDDI and designed by Fujitsu, the Arrows Z ISW13F comes with not only Android 4.0 but with a nice Tegra 3 1[...]
KDDI and Fujitsu announces their first Tegra 3 Arrows Z ISW13F Android 4.0 Smartphone.
KDDI and Fujitsu announces their first Tegra 3 Arrows Z ISW13F Android 4.0 Smartphone.

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Pioneer refreshes its Carrozzeria AVIC PND line-up in Japan

Along side the world first AR Car Navigation system, Pioneer released this moring three new Carrozzeria AVIC PND with improved accuracy, traffic data and forecast. Available in three different sizes with the 7”WVGA AVIC-T99, the 5.8” W[...]
Pioneer refreshes its Carrozzeria AVIC PND line-up in Japan
Pioneer refreshes its Carrozzeria AVIC PND line-up in JapanPioneer refreshes its Carrozzeria AVIC PND line-up in JapanPioneer refreshes its Carrozzeria AVIC PND line-up in Japan

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E-Mobile announces faster PocketWiFI in Japan

The very sexy pocket Wifi, designed by Huawei, is a compact autonomous 3G hotpost very popular in Japan (I even own one), and come today in a new and improved version with now the support of HSDPA+ offering a 21Mbps download speed with[...]
E-Mobile announces faster PocketWiFI in Japan
E-Mobile announces faster PocketWiFI in JapanE-Mobile announces faster PocketWiFI in JapanE-Mobile announces faster PocketWiFI in Japan

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[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style

Specs: Operating system: Windows 7 32 or 64-bits Processor: Intel® Core ™ 2.53GHz i5-460m (turbo boost up to 2.80GHz) Chipset: Mobile Intel® Express Chipset HM55 Graphics card: Intel® HD Graphics Memory: 2GB (up to 6GB) of 204-pin SO-D[...]
[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style
[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style[Review] Panasonic Let’s note Toughbook J9 Black Style

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[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9

Look what just arrived at this Office this morning? A shiny new Panasonic Toughbook J9 running an Intel i5 CPU and sporting a nice little SSD… Stay tune for our (soon to come) review!
[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9
[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9[Unboxing] Panasonic Toughbook J9

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Pioneer adds 3G to its portable Air Navi PND in Japan

Yesterday, Pioneer released an update of its Air Navis PND with 2 new models including the AVIC-T07II and AVIC-T05II-SV/VG. Both models come with a One-Seg TV Tuner, support of WMA/MP3/AAC/WAV/WMV/MP4/AVI files as well as 8GB of intern[...]
Pioneer adds 3G to its portable Air Navi PND in Japan
Pioneer adds 3G to its portable Air Navi PND in JapanPioneer adds 3G to its portable Air Navi PND in JapanPioneer adds 3G to its portable Air Navi PND in Japan

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[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9

Panasonic new ultra compact Let’s Note J9, is just a piece of art! In just 990g and with a size of 251.9×171.7×27.3-35.1mm, Panasonic succeed to fit a 10.1” LCD panel with a 1366×768 resolution, an Intel Core i5-460M @ 2[...]
[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9
[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9[Hands-On] Panasonic introduces fabulous business oriented compact Let’s Note J9

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Softbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC Desire

Scheduled to be made available this April, the Android Snapdragon HTC Desire, also known as the X06HT is now, alongside with the Apple iPhone 3GS, among the impressive Smartphones that Softbank offer. Having been announced already, the[...]
Softbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC Desire
Softbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC DesireSoftbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC DesireSoftbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC DesireSoftbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC DesireSoftbank Japan jumping into the Android world with the HTC Desire

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NTT Docomo gets us close to our Global Phone dream

NTT Docomo, Japan’s leading mobile operator and provider of advanced mobile services, made a great step with the development of a “prototype eight-band power amplifier” for mobile phones that claims to cover frequencies between 700MHz [...]
NTT Docomo gets us close to our Global Phone dream

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On the way to LTE Service, Docomo to deploy new W-CDMA base stations with Remote Radio Equipment Units

In addition to the development of 2 technologies with Fujitsu Limited for silent failures detection and location in IP networks that we talked about yesterday, this comes as another step by Docomo in preparation for its extra-high-spee[...]
On the way to LTE Service, Docomo to deploy new W-CDMA base stations with Remote Radio Equipment Units
On the way to LTE Service, Docomo to deploy new W-CDMA base stations with Remote Radio Equipment Units

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World’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOM

WILLCOM boasts a world first with its new HYBRID W-ZERO (WS027SH ) featuring PHS & W-CDMA (3.5G) capable of HSUPA 7.2Mbit/s. Weighing just 158 gr. and 16.9 mm thick, this smart phone boasts several royal features. To start with, s[...]
World’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOM
World’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOMWorld’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOMWorld’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOMWorld’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOMWorld’s First PHS & W-CDMA phone, HYBRID W-ZERO by WILLCOM

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Pioneer to Release Four New GPS in Japan

Here’s the AVIC-VH9900, AVIC-ZH9900, AVIC-H9900 and the AVIC-T20… Pioneer’s latest car GPS which will hit Japan early next month. While the first three are common, your average in-dash style GPS with the usual 7” WVGA touch displ[...]
Pioneer to Release Four New GPS in Japan
Pioneer to Release Four New GPS in JapanPioneer to Release Four New GPS in JapanPioneer to Release Four New GPS in Japan

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Sharp and KDDI to Launch Two New Mobile Terminals

Oddly enough I tend to forget about the Japanese carrier Au by KDDI, maybe due to the lack of interesting handsets in their catalog. Anyway, there’s no doubt that CDMA technology is superior to W-CDMA when it comes to building pe[...]
Sharp and KDDI to Launch Two New Mobile Terminals
Sharp and KDDI to Launch Two New Mobile TerminalsSharp and KDDI to Launch Two New Mobile Terminals

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Fujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile Phone

It’s been a long time since I’ve been impressed with a Japanese mobile phone, but today Fujitsu and DoCoMo succeed in doing just that with their Prime F-01A! What’s so special about it? Although appearing like a typic[...]
Fujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile Phone
Fujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile PhoneFujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile PhoneFujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile PhoneFujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile PhoneFujitsu’s DoCoMo PRIME F-01A Hands-on, the Ultimate Japanese Mobile Phone

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920SH: The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank

As you may have noticed we’re getting screwed by major economical glitches… If you’re wondering how your personal finances are doing, or if you’re a Japanese broker… you may want to run and get the latest 920SH from S[...]
920SH:  The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank
920SH:  The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank920SH:  The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank920SH:  The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank920SH:  The Stock Watcher Phone from Softbank

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The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007

The Tanizawa (Japan) company presented a new generation of helmets (for work) at the Japan Wireless Show 2007, 2 versions where shown; The “A” features a W-CDMA (FOMA) card, built-in telephone, GPS, RFID chip, a camera good[...]
The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007
The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007The new High Tech helmets presented at the WJ2007

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New cellphones by HTC in Japan

No matter how good the Japanese cellphones are they all feature the same problem cause by the major operators (DoCoMo, AU, SoftBank): the SIM LOCK! If ever you want to quit one and test the other then you have to buy a new cellphone! H[...]
New cellphones by HTC in Japan
New cellphones by HTC in JapanNew cellphones by HTC in Japan

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The HTC Hermes running WM6, soon for all !!

I recently received a Dopod 838 Pro, unfortunately it crashed during a ROM update so I had to send it back to Taiwan and…today it was back! So I start it and what do I see? A new Official Windows Mobile 6 ROM! Excellent news but [...]
The HTC Hermes running WM6, soon for all !!
The HTC Hermes running WM6, soon for all !!

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