Android News 19 January 2014 – 12:00 GMT / 07:00 EST:
- Motorola To Release Moto G Dual-SIM in Australia
- QuickWindow Cover and KnockOn Feature For LG G Pro, coming soon
- Huawei to Announce a New Premium Device: Ascend Sx
1. Motorola To Release Moto G Dual-SIM in Australia
You know for sure how affordable the latest Motorola’s product is, as you’ll too many features and options for the price. When Motorola announced the Moto G, they also announced the availability of the dual-SIM version sometime in the future. And it seems the time has come and Australia is reportedly the first country to offer Moto G Dual-SIM. There are no details regarding the price and release date, neither via Australian’s retailers nor Motorola website.
2. QuickWindow Cover and KnockOn Feature For LG G Pro, coming soon
While all the rumors are suggesting the new version of LG G Pro will be announced in February at Barcelona, the Korean is still making new accessories for G Pro and brining new features to the phablet. According to some rumors, QuickWindow cover with full functionality, just like what you saw for LG G2, is the new accessory for the G Pro, and on the software side, the favorite KnockOn feature will find its way to the handset so you can easily turn on/off the screen at the cost of just double tapping.
We don’t know when the new accessory and new feature will be available, but we know for sure that LG’s hometown, South Korea, will be the first place to get the update.
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3. Huawei to Announce a New Premium Device: Ascend Sx
We have reported so many stories about how much Huawei is ambitious to play a bigger role in the mobile industry in 2014, an all the rumors and news shows how hard they are working to achieve their goals. The latest report about Chinese new lineups, is suggesting the combination of Huawei’s D series with P series, which these 2 series are known as devices with high-end specifications and well-designed products respectively, to produce a new lineup: Huawei S series. The S series products are expected to be both beautiful and well-designed with high-end hardware specs and software features. The very first model of this new series, is reportedly named Huawei Ascend Sx and features a 1,440x2,560 screen resolutions, 64-bit Octa-core processor, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, 16MP rear camera, and 3,050 mAh battery.
Sine we are talking about a premium device, we should expect a high price too, and according to the report Ascend Sx will be priced around $826 USD at launch.