There will be a relatively quick turnaround for the LG V30, with the smartphone set to go on sale a month after its official launch. The phablet is due to be presented by the company on 31 August in Berlin, before becoming available to buy globally on 28 September.
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Nokia’s Android smartphone are only on sale in a limited number of European countries, and even in those markets where the handsets can be bought, the full range is not available. However, recently there has been some progress, with further releases and announcements of new release dates.
In Europe the HTC U11 is now available for pre-order in Solar Red, which is arguably the most striking colour option on offer for the device. The HTC U11 is the Taiwanese company’s 2017 flagship smartphone, with the new handset using a radically different design to last year’s HTC 10.
One of the most anticipated Android smartphones of 2017 is due to land in Europe next week, with the LG G6 set to launch in 24 countries across the continent on 24 April. The handset will go head-to-head with the Samsung Galaxy S8, which is due to be released just four days later.
Sony’s Concept for Android programme has released a new firmware update, offering a revised audio engine. The new update, which has been made available for the Sony Xperia X, integrates the Sony Audio Effects Engine with Android’s standard MusicFX system.
Anyone wanting to buy a Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) or Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) may not have long to wait, although the cost may prove somewhat higher than they had been anticipating. Technology journalist Roland Quandt, who is based in Berlin, has said that the devices will be released in western Europe in January.
Kodak’s latest smartphone is set to go on sale in Europe during the coming weeks. The Kodak Ektra is a serious attempt to gain a foothold in the premium sector of the smartphone market.
The release date of Daydream View has been confirmed, with Google’s latest virtual reality product set to go on sale from 10 November. Built to work with Google’s new VR platform Daydream, the headset will initially be available in five countries.
The patent dispute between Qualcomm and Meizu has intensified with the news that the chipset maker has filed actions against the Chinese smartphone manufacturer in a number of western markets. With Qualcomm having previously filed actions in China against Meizu, the dispute has now spread to Germany, France and the United States.
LG have announced their latest Android smartphone. The LG V20 will launch in the third quarter of this year, with the device set to feature Android 7.0 Nougat.