Alcatel idol 4 offers vr for £189

ALCATEL is proud to announce its premium IDOL 4 and VR is available from John Lewis for £189. Building on the success of its trend-setting IDOL 3, the uniquely designed IDOL 4 smartphone takes everything up a notch with an innovative Boom Key, a first step into Virtual Reality and a sophisticated multimedia experience. BOOM ME UP! The Boom Key Delivers Augmented Experience Boom my camera: Instantly takes photos on standby mode; pressing and holding the button puts the camera into burst mode to take photos in quick succession. Boom…

Google Nexus 7 2016 specs rumoured

New information has surfaced about Google’s new addition to their tablet line, the expected Google Nexus 7 (2016.) In particular, the specifications. These have recently been spotted doing rounds online. Based on the reports, it would seem like the Nexus 7 (2016) tablet might actually become one of the most powerful tablets to ever come out in the market. The specification details were revealed by anonymous sources to Dutch based website, Huaweiblog.de. According to the post, which was translated by Android Authority, the new Nexus 7 tablet is going to possibly…

Alcatel launch 360 Camera and Vision

TCL Commmunication is proud to announce the launch of two new Alcatel mobile products: VISION and Alcatel 360 Camera, making it the first global smartphone brand to offer its users an all-in-one virtual reality (VR) experience. The IFA 2016 in Berlin is also the occasion for TCL Communication to announce new partnerships with four of the world’s most innovative 360° camera makers. VISION is the world’s first readily affordable all-in-one mobile home entertainment virtual reality device. It can be worn comfortably for 2-3 hours, with or without glasses, allowing plenty…

Alcatel smartphones, tablets and VR experiences for Gen Z at IFA 2016

Alcatel looks set to show off their VR Gear tonight in Berlin. Having busily pushed out a number of very competent devices over the last year, Alcatel is fast becoming a consumer favourite. Heck, even Blackberry use them. Teasing a “brand new vision” on their website Alcatel are being fairly secretive about what’s up their sleeves, and one might think it’s something special. Something with a 360° camera flavour perhaps? Alcatel recognizes that millennials and Gen Z consumers want to interact with technology in a way that makes them feel good – a way…

ZTE announce a glorious Axon 7 with Daydream

Back in 2015, ZTE introduced the Axon brand the premium range in the ZTE catalogue. These nicely specced devices didn’t quite take the market by storm however they seem to have managed to hold enough interest for ZTE to keep it alive with a new model and a new flagship called the Axon 7. The Axon 7 is ZTE’s latest Android flagship, running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and features a 5.5-inch 2560×1440 AMOLED display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4. ZTE has focused heavily on the camera and as there is a 20MP, f/1.8 unit at the back that…

Whats new at Google I/O Day 2?

More goodness from Google. With most of the big stuff out of the way Day 2 was littered with smaller stories however here is what you need to know. Daydream VR was announced on the Day 1 keynote, however Day 2 is when the details became clear about new virtual reality push in Android N. The Nexus 6P is the first device set up to develop Daydream compatible apps, and Google has also launched a system for using another phone as a controller in lieu of yet-to-be-released Daydream controllers. Google has also confirmed…

Starbreeze and Acer to bring the StarVR Headset

Perhaps [email protected] was a little to early to talk about it and the AcerLiveBlog2016 was a little to informal however Acer has now announced a partnership with Starbreeze, a game development studio, to bring everyone StarVR. A headset featuring two 5.5-inch Quad HD screens, a 210-degree field of view and unique position tracking with IMU with Optical sensor fusion for a low-latency experience. Pricing and availability is anyone’s guess right now as Acer seem to be pushing away from being a budget brand of late. Perhaps the idea is to under cut Occulus and…

Limited Edition Kahn Land Rover Defender on display at The London Motor Show

The London Motor Show will be taking place at Battersea Evolution from the 5th-8th May where more than 40 car brands and 130 models will be on display to visitors from around the world. The ultimate automotive event will be opened by HRH Prince Michael of Kent on Thursday 5th May at an exclusive, ticketed preview evening. Visitors to The London Motor Show will experience something rather special… On display for the very first time will be a limited edition, one-off, Land Rover Defender designed by Afzal Kahn. Entitled the…

Homido Virtual Reality Headset review – An option for those who wear glasses

Homido Virtual reality headset Get the virtual reality party started… You will have heard of the virtual reality wave that is causing quite a stir with high end devices with high prices preparing to launch during 2016; Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Playstation VR to name but a few, all these devices come at a costly price. Google cardboard is a cheap alternative step into the VR world although it does have its limitations. With thanks, the people at mobilefun.co.uk have sent us the Homido Virtual reality headset for smartphones. Homido have produced a quite robust…

Homido Virtual Reality 3D Wireless Headset Glasses for Smartphones Unboxing

There is no shortage around Virtual Reality launches right now and it is to be the next big thing even if you are not interested. VR Headsets are popping up all over the web for various different prices, however many of which are essentially upgraded versions of Google Cardboard. Most will avail of the limited amount of video and app content in Google and Apple’s apps stores and given the prices of these units and the quality of the apps currently available we are delving in to check out one…