Japan

Japan’s NEC in talks to sell phone unit to Lenovo: Report

Reuters is reporting that Japan’s NEC is in talks to sell its phone-making unit to Chinese manufacturer Lenovo.  NFC seems to be taking this action after two consecutive years of losses, and wants to remove loss-making assets to bring the company back profitability. Lenovo does not seem to be the only company NEC is talking to about a possible deal; ...

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NTT Docomo to launch Galaxy Nexus in November

NTT Docomo just jumped the gun to announce that it will be officially releasing Galaxy Nexus next month. This Japanese telco did not give any other details, but it is just the matter of hours. Google will be officially unveiling Galaxy Nexus tomorrow in Hong Kong (around 0700hrs IST). Original Tweet: Translation: Notice: the latest Android OS smartphone with Google ...

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Sony Z1000, Gingerbread powered Walkman coming to Japan

Sony Ericsson might still be making crappy Android powered Walkman phones but Sony individually has decided to go two steps up. Company yesterday announced Android powered Z1000 Walkman in Japan, it is a direct competitor to the likes of Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 4.0, iPod Touch and several other PMPs out there. Z1000 comes with nVIDIA Tegra 2 dual core ...

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Camangi to launch Mangrove 7 Honeycomb tablet in Japan soon

Taiwanese company Camangi has announced that it will start selling its 7 inch Android 3.1 tablet in Japan this August.  Dubbed as Mangrove 7, this tablet comes with nVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, 7inch display with 1024×800 resolution, Micro USB 2.0, WiFi B/G/N, MicroSD Slot, mini HDMI, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, GPS/AGPS, a 2MP Font facing camera and ...

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Panasonic launches Android powered portable TV in Japan

One of the biggest markets for portable TVs Japan today got an interesting addition in the form of an Android 2.1 aka Éclair powered Panasonic SV-ME970. This 7 inch display TV comes with 800×480 pixel resolution, 4GB of internal memory, an SDXC slot, a USB port, DLNA support, IEEE 802.11b/g Wi-Fi, and 300mW×2ch speakers. It is not all; this portable ...

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Panasonic launches Android powered portable TV in Japan

One of the biggest markets for portable TVs Japan today got an interesting addition in the form of an Android 2.1 aka Éclair powered Panasonic SV-ME970. This 7 inch display TV comes with 800×480 pixel resolution, 4GB of internal memory, an SDXC slot, a USB port, DLNA support, IEEE 802.11b/g Wi-Fi, and 300mW×2ch speakers. It is not all; this portable ...

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Camangi to launch Mangrove 7 Honeycomb tablet in Japan soon

Taiwanese company Camangi has announced that it will start selling its 7 inch Android 3.1 tablet in Japan this August.  Dubbed as Mangrove 7, this tablet comes with nVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, 7inch display with 1024×800 resolution, Micro USB 2.0, WiFi B/G/N, MicroSD Slot, mini HDMI, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, GPS/AGPS, a 2MP Font facing camera and ...

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Asus Japan to launch Eee Pad Transformer next month

Asus has announced that it will start selling its Honeycomb tablet Eee Pad Transformer in Japan next month. Company has priced this tablet 59,800 Yen, which also transforms to a netbook via an optional keyboard dock. Eee Pad Transformer comes with 1 GHz processor, 10.1 inch IPS WXGA touchscreen, 32GB of eMMS Storage, HDMI, WiFi and Bluetooth 2.0. Company hasn’t ...

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