Thursday, September 20, 2007

Samsung completes 3G phones in 110 countries

Media is reporting that Samsung has completed the roaming test of 3G phones in 110 countries. In order to accomplish this feat, they sent out 30 engineers around the world. Great job! Following models were tested:
HSDPA phone W270/W2700
Swing type HDPA phone W240/W2400
Compact HSDPA phone W290/W2900
Global Roaming HSDPA phone W2500

Multidisplay LCD

Samsung's USB LCD monitor. With USB based, you could attach 6 monitors from a single computer to create a multi display. One good thing about this is that you don't need addtional graphics card; it's built-in.

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

LG's Shining Touch DMB (T-54) in 4 colors

LG's Shining Touch (T-54) in 4 colors: Jazz Blue, Techno Black, Funky Green, and Reggae Green.

LG's Shine

LG Shine in 3 colors: Pink, Gold, and Titanium Black.

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

LG's Black Picaso

LG Electronic releases the Desktop PC 'Black Picaso Super Multi Blue Edition.' LG's the first in Korea to offer Bluray and HD-DVD in the slim 8.9cm case.

Processor : Intel Core Duo 2 E6550 2.33GHz (4MB L2 Cache, FSB 1333MHz)

Memory: 2GB (1GB *2) DDR2 667MHz

HDD : 320GB (S-ATA 2)

ODD : 6x Super Multi Blue (S-ATA)

Graphics: nVIDIA Geforce 8500GT 512MB

Sound: HD 3D Audio

Cooler: TGT(Turbulence Generating Technology)

Monday, September 17, 2007

enNavi Navigation Software

Media in Korea is reporting that SK Energy released a new navigation software called enNavi. SK Network is planning to apply this new software in soon to be released 7" LCD navigation system SM7082 and also car pc and in-dash system.

Samsung Armani Phone SGH-P520

Armani phone by Samsung. It's 8.9mm thick which is slimmer/thinner than LG Prada phone. It features a 2.6-inch 240 x 320 pixel touch screen LCD and a built in 3M camera.

Samsung Anycall: Talk Play Love

After six years, Samsung Anycall changes its slogan to "Talk Play Love."

Sunday, September 16, 2007

LGDacom: 'U Can Speak' Foreign Language Lesson

LGDacom to offer "U Can Speak" foregin language lessons via telephone. They will offer two services: mini and classic. I think the main points of the service are convenience and fact that you will be talking directly with the native speaker.

Samsung: Live on English

Samsung to offer English lesson service via 3G phone. "Live on English" service will be offered in Korea only. Once registered with the service, user will be able to participate in the lesson 5 days/wk for 30 minutes each day.

[Source: SKTelecom]

Serenata Mobile

14 days left until Samsung and Bang & Olufsen release a new preminum mobile phone Serenata to target European Market. Check Serenata Mobile for countdown until the big day.

[Source: unwiredrevew & Yonhap News]

Saturday, September 15, 2007

Samsung Reveals Internet ready 3G HSDPA Handset - F700

Samsung reveals the latest phone for the European market with Vodafone. It features award winning new user interface which won iF Communication Design Award 2007

Samsung F700 Specifications

Standard HSDPA 3.6 Mbps, EDGE
900/1800/1900 MHz + 2.1GHz
Camera 3 Mega pixel with Auto-Focus
Display 265,536 TFT (3.2”, 240x432) Features Full Touch Screen
MPEG4/H.263/H.264/ MP3/AAC(+)/eAAC+
MMS / E-mail / JAVA / WAP 2.0
Bluetooth? 2.0 / USB
Flash UI / Document Viewer
Full HTML Browsing
Offline Mode, BGM
Memory microSD™
Size 112 x 56 x

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Samsung Announces Availability of WEP500 Bluetooth(R) Headset

Samsung Telecom announced today the availability Samsung's ultra slim,circular designed WEP500 Bluetooth(R) headset. At a mere 7.7mm thick andcomparable to the size of a quarter, the WEP500 is one of the smallestheadsets available today and hosts the latest Bluetooth technology, while providing excellent sound quality.

The WEP500 is available for $119.99 in three different color options: sleek chrome and black, shimmering darkblue and black with metallic silvertrim.

Samsung Introduces 60nm Processing for 2Gb DDR2 DRAM

The world's first 2-gigabit DDR2 DRAM using 60-nanometer process technology by Samsung. In March 07 for the world's first 1-gigabit DDR2 DRAM chip using 60-nm process technology.

SKTelecom comic viewer

SKTelcom will offer "NATE 24시 만화방 뷰어" NATE 24hr Comic Viewer service starting 14 September 2007.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

SKTelecom offers RFID Touch Order service

SKTelecom to offer RFID Touch Order service in Korea. With this service, you will be able to select items from the menu with RFID tags and pay for your order without standing in line. This pilot service will start on 12 September and will last until the end of 2007 at the McDonalds in Korea.

Sunday, September 9, 2007

Prada Phone by LG (KE850) Wins "Best of the Best" red dot Design Award 2007

LG Prada Wins 'Best of the Best' red dot Design Award 2007


LG XPION 820 (X820L.ABX521)
- Intel Core 2 Duo Processor (2.33 Ghz)
- Windows Vista Home Preminum
- 9.5 cm slim design, (95 x 340 x 380 mm)
- Memory 2GB (1GB x 2) DDR2 667 Dual Channel Memory (Max 8GB)
- 500GB HDD
- nVidia® GeForce™ 7650GS, 512MB DDR2
- MCR: CF type 1&2, MD, MS, MS Pro, MS Duo, MS Pro Duo, MMC,RS MMC, SD, SD mini, SMC, T-Flash, XD


LG ART PC "Black Picaso" Xpion A10 combined with Flatron monitor (LX97WH). This set offers a slim desktop design (8.9cm) and one sexy blue LED button to start this artsy desktop. This design comes in three flavors: Silky Black, Fantasy Red, and Snow White.
- Intel Core 2 Duo
- Turbulence Generating Technology (TGT) Cooling System
- nVIDIA Geforce 8 Series Graphics Card (Geforce 8500GT 512MB/Geforce 8300GS 256MB)
- Windows Vista
- 800dpi Optical Mouse
- Ports including 1394 port, 14-in-1 Memory Card Readers, USB 2.0, S/PDIF.

Asus F9S/F9E Notebook

Core2Duo-1.8Ghz (Santa Rosa)/1G Ram/120G(SATA2)/DVD-Muliti/12.1"WXGA(1280x800)/Geforce 8400M Graphics/Bluetooth/Biometric/1.9 kg

Nurian Z1 Electronic Dictionary

Nurian's Z1 Electronic Dictionary comes with Windows CE and 5"LCD (640x480) and WIFI. It's more like a full featured PDA. While it's a full of nifty functions, the design looks very much like...hmmm...kid's computer (?) that you would find in Toy's R Us store.

[Via Nurian]

Game Player G7 from Qrio

Game Player G7 from Qrio provides followin main functions: game, MP3, movie, text view, image view, FM radio, voice recorder, Flash player, mass storage, etc. All from 2.5" QVGA TFT (320x240). Download the flash games to go.

[Via Qrio]

Friday, September 7, 2007

12 Language Translator

Franklin is releasing a "new" translating device to Korean market this September. This really isn't a new product since it was first marketed to the U.S. as Franklin Speaking Global Translator TGA-490 in February of this year. If you are planning to travel the world, this device will get you around because it can translate over 12 languages: Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese, Italian, French, Russian, Spanish, German, Polish, Portuguese, and Dutch.

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Fashionable Iron by HAAN

HAAN released a new design for the iron. Personally, I don't like ironing; I simply take my stuffs to the dry cleaner. [more] Here is the ironing tips if you need them.

Samsung's patent application for phone with integrated headset

Here is the patent submitted by Samsung which shows a cellphone with integrated Bluetooth headset. Good idea! Soon I won't have to buy a separate headset. Hmmm. Does that mean they will continue to make the flip phone design shown above? Samsung must be trying to catch up with Swiss Army Knife.

[via endgagetmobile]

LG Internet Phone

In addition to typical functions that you would find in the phone, myLG070 internet phone LG WPN-480 features email, internet search, and sms.

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Washable Mouse

Belkin's washable mouse, WashWash Mouse '워시워시 마우스.' Hmmm... So can I use it in the hot tub as well?


Viliv's X2 DIC/DIC DMB is preloaded with features including dictionaries. DMB version will help you get through the day.

4.3" touch screen LCD
Alchemy AU 1250 (600Mhz) CPU
Support Divx, Xvid, WMV, etc.

- X2 DIC 30GB
- X2 DIC 60GB

Provia A1 Navigator

Hyundai Telematics's Provia A1 GPS Navigator comes with loaded features including norebang, and picture-in-picture. Also, handwriting recognition.

LCD: 7" (800 x 480) touch screen LCD
Measurements: 194mm(W) x 119mm(H) x 21mm(D)
Weigt: 465g

[via technabob]

Sony Korea to release lighter and thinner PSP

Sony Korea will introduce the latest PSP (PlayStation Portable) on 7 September 07. This latest version weighs 189g compare to 280g and got slimmer, 18.6mm. It comes in 3 flavors in September, Piano Black, Ceramic White, and Ice Silver and will be followed by Rose Pink and Lavender Purple in October of this year.

Mouse in the air

Logitech Korea's MX Air™ Rechargeable Cordless Air Mouse.

Monday, September 3, 2007

Samsung's New Notebooks:R60plus, R20plus, R25plus

Samsung is releasing 3 news notebooks, R60plus, R20plus and R25plus.

Intel Core 2 Duo - 15.4" (R60plus), 14.1" (R20plus), 14.1" (R25plus) LCD - ATi Radeon Xpress 1250 (R60plus, R25plus), ATi Mobility Radeon X2300 (R25plus) - Microsoft Vista Premium OS

Sunday, September 2, 2007

CYON Storm LG-SH150

LG Telecom is releasing CYON Storm DMB phone (LG-SH150) which offers 7.2Mbps HSDPA speed. It features 5.6cm LCD.

Saturday, September 1, 2007

Samsung Anycall in the Guinness Book of Records

Chosun News is reporting that following Samsung products will be listed to the 2008 Guinness Book of Records.

1. Samsung Ultra Edition 5.9 (SGH-U100/SCH-C210) for the world's slimmest/thinnest phone
2. Samsung SCH-B600 for the world's highest megapixel camera phone
3. Ultra Edition 8.4 (SGH-Z370) for the world's slimmest/thinnest 3G phone




Samsung's Anycall UFO Commercial