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Significant smartphone innovations triggers new Sales Trend
Significant smartphone innovations are major factors of success of the flagship models on the market. A new smartphone sales trend just appeared this spring. Number of per-orders and sales of flagship smartphones Sony Xperia Z and HTC One made a record. Both companies are quickly increasing their share of the market. Their main competitors are still Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S4.
The majority of analysts say that such success is the result of significant smartphone innovations. New flagship smartphones came with the most modern processors, Full HD displays, and attractive design
HTC One sales record
Sales records are confirmed by publication of the internal letter of HTC. Number of pre-orders on HTC One was the highest in the history of the company.
HTC One innovations
Slim aluminium body of HTC One perfectly fits the hand and comes with some significant features such as Optical Stabilizer of camera and built-in infrared transmitter button that allows control home appliances.HTC One was the first smartphone with the latest quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 600. In addition to extraordinary CPU power Snapdragon 600 offers reduced energy consumption up to 20%. Ultra High Resolution display of HTC One is combined with an excellent high resolution camera with a spectacular shooting mode HTC Zoe. It supports high-speed continuous shooting with the ability to view the result as a photo or three-second clip, which are then automatically assembled into thematic videos.
Sony Xperia Z
According to some asian analysts Sony sold 4.6 million units of Xperia Z in 40 days – it’s a slightly less than last year’s record of Samsung Galaxy S3. New Sony Xperia Z also has significant advantage in a form of a water-resistant body that protects the smartphone from moisture and dust and attractive design in a form of the rectangular block of polished glass.
This Friday Sony is going to release 9.4-inch Xperia Tablet S. New tablet will come in two models with 16GB and 32GB of built-in storage respectively.
Xperia Tablet S comes with high definition 1280 x 800 pixels WXGA display. New Sony tablet powered by quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3 1.4 GHz processor and has 1 GB of RAM. Sony Xperia Tablet S equipped by 8-megapixel rear camera and 1megapixel front camera.
Other notable features include built-in microSD memory cards slot and 6000 mAh battery capable for running of Xperia Tablet S for about 10 hours without re-charge.
Sony Xperia Tablet S runs under Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and could be upgraded to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Sony Xperia Tablet S may become a powerful competitor of other leading Android tablets such as recently released Google Nexus 7 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2. While running on the same quad core processor Xperia Tablet S has larger screen than Nexus 7, equipped by two cameras and could expand storage via microSD slot. On other hand Google Nexus 7 is cheaper than Sony Experia Tablet S. 10.1–inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 has a similar price tag but the main camera of Sony Xperia Tablet S has much better resolution. Therefore Sony Xperia Tablet S has a good chance to be competitive.
It is always a challenge when the time comes to buy or renew your smartphone. There are a lot of various models available on the market. Here are some of the tips that may help to choose what device is the most appropriate for you.
The most popular platforms for mobile devices are Apple iOS, Google Android and Microsoft Windows. There are also other less popular platforms but above mentioned platforms have leading positions on the market. All three platforms are presented by giant companies competing on the market of mobile devices. They have similar performance, functionality and applications. Therefore selecting of the platform among Apple iOS, Google Android and Microsoft Windows is not that important unless you are the member of the fun club of Apple, Android or Windows.
- Quality of display
Brightness and resolution of the majority modern smartphones are quite decent. Desired screen resolution should be 200 pixels per inch or higher.
- Capacity of the battery
The battery should be capable to keep the smartphone functioning for 12 hours without recharging.
- Processing power
Operating frequency of the processor should be more than 1GHz. The hardware graphics acceleration support is also an important factor.
No less than 8 megapixels camera with autofocus features is recommended. It should also support good video image stabilization.
The smartphone should lie comfortably in your hand. This is the most important factor. All other design aspects as color, thickness and corner shapes are not that important.
Currently the most selling and popular models of smartphones produced by Apple and Samsung. They are: Apple iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S 3, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Samsung Galaxy Note. Samsung Galaxy S 3 is a recently released flagship smartphone model of Samsung Corporation. Apple has plans to bring a new iPhone 5 model soon. Other competitors such as LG, Sony, HTC and Nokia are either already presented or planning to release new smartphone models. Most notable of them are LG F180, Sony Xperia, HTC One X and Nokia Lumia 900