Renesas Mp5232 Soc Promises Dual-core Processing And Lte Connectivity

Renesas MP5232 SoC promises dual-core processing and LTE connectivityRenesas Electronics Corporation and its subsidiary, Renesas Mobile Corporation ( ), a leading supplier of advanced cellular semiconductor solutions and platforms, today announced the availability of the MP5232, the first single-chip, high-performance, scalable smartphone platform optimised to address the US$150-300 range device market.

Docomo Unveils Japan First Two Devices For V-high Multimedia Broadcasting Services

DOCOMO Unveils Japan First Two Devices for V-High Multimedia Broadcasting ServicesNTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today two Android™-compatible mobile devices, the “docomo NEXT series AQUOS PHONE™ SH-06D” smartphone and the “docomo Tablet MEDIAS TAB N-06D,” Japan’s first devices compatible with V-High multimedia broadcasting service. The smartphone and tablet will be sold in Japan only from March and April respectively.

Baysun To Launch Li-ion Battery Module With Battery Monitoring System

Baysun to Launch Li-ion Battery Module With Battery Monitoring SystemBaysun Co Ltd announced that it has developed a lithium-ion (Li-ion) rechargeable battery module equipped with a battery monitoring system (BMS) capable of showing remaining battery level and preventing overcharge.

Baysun will release the module, "Arca MD1400," at the end of March 2012. Its capacity and voltage are 1.4kWh and 24V, respectively. The module contains seven 200Wh (56Ah) cells connected in series and is cooled by natural air convection.

Four If Design Awards For Sony Xperia Smartphones Update

Four iF Design Awards for Sony Xperia smartphones updateOne of the main things about Sony Ericsson phones I have always loved, and I know a lot of you out there love too, is the design. So, when we receive a design award for one of our phones, it’s always very exciting for us and we can’t wait to tell you!   This time, we received four 2012 iF design awards in the telecommunications category, including the highest level of recognition, the gold award, that was given to the Xperia™ active smartphone.

Panasonic Expands Production Of Multi-layer Resin Board For Smartphones

Panasonic Expands Production of Multi-layer Resin Board for SmartphonesPanasonic Corp had a ceremony to celebrate the completion of its second plant that produces the "ALIVH" multi-layer resin board in Taiwan Feb 15, 2012.

The plant was built in Dayuan Industrial Park, Dayuan, Taoyuan County, Taiwan. The ALIVH is targeted at highly-functional devices such as smartphones. The ground area and floor space of the three-story plant are 18,000m2 and 18,400m2, respectively.

Mitsubishi Electric Launches 8.4, 10.4 & 12.1-inch Color Tft-lcd Modules

Mitsubishi Electric Launches 8.4, 10.4 & 12.1-inch Color TFT-LCD ModulesMitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today the launch of 8.4-inch SVGA, 10.4-inch SVGA and 12.1-inch SVGA color TFT-LCD modules. These industrial-use models feature super-wide viewing angles, wide-ranging operational temperatures and extended-duration LED backlighting. Sales of the 8.4-inch SVGA and 10.4-inch SVGA modules will begin on March 1, and for the 12.1-inch SVGA module on April 1, through Mitsubishi Electric offices worldwide.

Konica Minolta Develops Ink-jet Head For Printed Electronics

Konica Minolta Develops Ink-jet Head for Printed ElectronicsKonica Minolta IJ Technologies Inc developed the "KM128SNG-MB" ink-jet head, which can discharge 1-picoliter droplets, for printed electronics applications.

This is the first time that the company has used silicon MEMS technology for processing a nozzle plate, on which there are minute holes for discharging ink droplets.

Buffalo Airstation N450 Usb 2.0 Wireless Adapter Wli-uc-g450

Buffalo AirStation N450 USB 2.0 Wireless Adapter WLI-UC-G450Buffalo Technology AirStation N450 USB 2.0 Wireless Adapter WLI-UC-G450 adds Wireless-N connectivity to your laptop or desktop computer from any available USB port. With backward compatibility and speeds up to 450 Mbps, you can easily stream movies and music, transfer files, connect to the Internet and more. Rather than dispersing signals into empty space, WLI-UC-G450 utilizes beamforming technology to focus signal energy; experience increased signal strength for improved range and performance. You can connect to a high-speed, secure wireless network with the simple push of a button with AirStation One-Touch Secure System™ (AOSS™). Enjoy the freedom of high-speed wireless connectivity in an instant.


3x3 Antenna: Array Wireless performance up to 450 Mbps
Beamforming Technology: Focus signal energy to increase signal strength and improve range
Wi-Fi Certified™: To insure compatibility with other certified devices
USB 2.0: High speed wireless connectivity through an available USB port on your laptop or desktop
AOSS™ (AirStation One-Touch Secure System™): Wirelessly connect other AOSS devices with the push of a button
Wide Range of Wireless Security Support: WPA2, WPA-PSK (TKIP, AES), and WEP (128/64bit)
Support Multiple Wireless Standards: 802.11n, 802.11g and 802.11b
Easy Setup: Simple to install and use - even for the novice user

Sony Develops New Power-savings Outlet Technology

Sony develops new power-savings outlet technologySony Corp. says it has developed new electrical outlet technology that will lead to savings in energy bills.

The technology will allow users to monitor the amount of electricity they consume. It can also control electricity supply automatically, which can lead to power-saving.

Pentax K-01 Milc Camera Designed By Marc Newson

Pentax K-01 MILC Camera Designed by Marc NewsonPentax Ricoh Imaging have developed the Pentax K-01, a mirrorless interchangable lens camera, designed by the world-famous Australian industrial designer, Marc Newson.

"In most mirrorless cameras, the fact that there's no mirror is used to make the body slim, but we've used the mirrorless structure to increase the freedom for design. One feature I feel Marc Newson has really emphasized is the quality of materials.

Fujitsu Releases New White Model Raku-raku Basic 3 Mobile Phone

Fujitsu Releases New White Model Raku-Raku Basic 3 Mobile PhoneFujitsu today announced the addition of a new white color model to its lineup of Raku-Raku Basic 3 mobile phones. The new color will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc starting February 17, 2012.

Raku-Raku (meaning "easy-to-use" in Japanese) Basic 3, initially released in April 2011, was the first of its kind to feature a single special instructions button that connects to a dedicated phone center for easy-to-understand guidance about the phone's operating procedures.

Class-leading Performance, Unrivalled Flexibility Canon Launches Three New Lenses

Class-leading performance, unrivalled flexibility Canon launches three new lenses Canon adds to its world-famous EF lens series with the launch of three new lenses for photography professionals and enthusiasts. The new EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM professional zoom lens is an update to the popular EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM, while the new EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM and EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM are the world's first¹ wide-angle prime lenses to feature optical Image Stabilizer (IS) technology.