Only a few months after the launch day of Aliyun OS smartphone– K-Touch W700, Alibaba is beginning to look for how to expand its sphere beyond China by launching an English version of the platform this month. Alibaba was also looking to launch tablet using Alibaba’s “Cloud OS” by the end of the year, Wang Jian, the president of Alibaba Cloud Computing, said. Details on pricing, release time frame and partnerships are scarce. He only leaked that they already negotiated with some world makers about it.
What will an Aliyun tablet looks like? Can we expect a colorful case like W700 with 12 colors version? Two months later,all puzzled cloud will be clear up.
We all know HTC Salsa, the touchscreen Android smartphone with a dedicated Facebook button. Now HTC cooperates with Xinlang Weibo, China’s most-popular social networking service and puts forward HTC Weike. HTC Weike has the Weibo button, allowing users to quickly access Xinlang Weibo.
As far as we can tell, aside from a different button, rest of the specs remain unchanged including a 3.4-inch 480*320 HVGA capacitive touchscreen, 5-megapixel camera with auto-focus and flash, 800MHz processor, 3G and Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headset jack and Android 2.2 OS. But some said that it will have an update to Android 2.3 soon.
The Weike will be available for 3,380 yuan, which is about $525. I think that price … Continue
The much-exposed and well-reported smartphone, K-Touch W700, is finally announced officially in Beijing today jointly by K-Touch, a homegrown notable phone manufacture, , Aliyun, a subsidiary company of Alibaba Group and Nvidia, a well-known chipset maker . This smartphone constantly under spotlight attracts attention mainly for its Ali Cloud OS, developed by Aliyun and dual-core processor, Tegra 2.
For other features, K-Touch W700 promises a 3.8-inch WVGA capacitive touchscreen a 5MP camera with autofocus sporting 720p video recording, a battery of 1500 mAh. With a heft of 156g and a dimension of 118*60*13cm, W700 may seems a little “chunky” when slim smartphones are everywhere in our days. The color options for K-Touch W700, as many as … Continue