New Lumia software update coming soon
Microsoft has unveiled three new Lumia-branded Windows Phone handsets and a forthcoming software update at the IFA electronics show.
The Microsoft Lumia 830, Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 will all run Windows Phone v8.1.
Samsung has used the IFA electronics trade show in Berlin to announce two new mobile devices and a virtual reality headset.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the latest version of the company’s stylus-controlled phone/tablet hybrid. It’s equipped with a 5.7-inch Quad HD display, a 16 megapixel rear-facing camera and a 3.7 megapixel wide-angle front-facing camera.
Sony has announced a collection of new devices at the IFA consumer electronics show.
The Sony Xperia Z3 has a 5.2-inch display and a 20.7 megapixel camera. There’s also a smaller version, the Z3 Compact.
UK-based smartphone producer KAZAM says it’s working with Microsoft to develop a range of devices powered by the Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.
It already offers feature phones and Android-based devices.
In July the US-based Isis mobile wallet announced plans to rename its service following the rise of a militant group known by the acronym ISIS.
Isis Wallet has now confirmed it’ll be changing its name to Softcard.