(The most disappointing smartphone in 2014 :D) Mobile phone market in 2014 has seen a couple of disappointing failures and the actual product, which emerged three major attention smartphone. That’s what smartphone?
Amazon Fire Phone
Following the success of the line tablet cheap Kindel Fire works on Android, giant Amazon boldly declared that its smartphone will be “fighting” strong in the mobile market and is equally attractive . To realize that statement, dated 25/7, the Amazon Fire Phone was released through AT & T for $ 199,99USD with a 2 year contract. This is a pretty good phone in terms of specifications and is located at the top on the assessment.
Computer ownership with IPS screen size 4.7-inch, 720p resolution with brightness up to 590nits. It offers Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset power 800 with 4-core 2,2GHz processor speed, unit Adreno 330 graphics processor and 2GB of RAM. Specifically, Fire Phone supports 4G LTE network. The rear 13MP camera phone integration, aperture f / 2.0 lens with 5 ingredients and comes with optical image stabilization.
In addition, the product comes some proprietary features such as 3D visual effects-esque in some applications and games, free one-year Amazon Prime service and customer support services Mayday. However, it is not enough to convince buyers that the Amazon Fire Phone worth more options blockbuster Galaxy S5 or G3 LG – products are more expensive than Amazon Fire Phone at launch. In fact, Amazon Fire Phone disappointing because quite bad and Amazon had to say, they have lost 170 million dollars for the phone Fire Phone fitfully. At the end of October last, Amazon has dropped the price to $ 199,99USD Fire Phone without contract.
OnePlus one – buy the most difficult phone
It is undeniable that, OnePlus one is pretty good smartphone launch in March 4/2014. With a beautiful setting k, specs and feature set, this is the most worthy opponent for any high-end phones of 2014. Products owns touchscreen 5.5-inch, high 1080p, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core chip speeds up to 2.5GHz, 3GB RAM, integrated Sony 13MP camera on the back, 3.100mAh battery, and runs on a customized version of CyanogenMod Android.
So, quite unexpectedly when OnePlus one was put in this list. However, “who destroyed the presence of super-2014” or “perfect smartphone” – named by analogy is one of OnePlus production company launched the expectations sky announcing devices. In particular, this phone has a very low price – only $ 299 at the time of publication. But the bitter truth when no one else can buy the phone OnePlus one at that price.
OnePlus one will only be sold through its guest systems. In other words, you should receive an invitation by the company to be able to purchase the machine. Each customer will be able to send invitations to their friends, while some other invitations will be issued in the form of contest prizes and promotional activities. This is the nuisance difficult to get this product. Finally, OnePlus one was sold through retailers, but they are sold at much higher prices. Therefore, instead of creating a product containers are hungriest technology this year, OnePlus realized the failure of this model and to purchase in September was forced to close trading patterns through invitation and return system as ordering other products.
The Nokia X line
The Nokia X, X +, XL, and X2 are operating on Android smartphone with ultra-affordable price of Nokia. However, this product did not make much of an impact on the market as expected by the Finnish manufacturer. In fact, Microsoft (Mr. owners Nokia) has decided to discontinue development of this product line.
Overall, the Nokia X is priced pretty cheap, good texture but slow speed operation, around the edges looks pretty rough and software limitations. In particular, these products can not access the Google Play app store. That means that the user wants to install the application must be downloaded from the Android app store 3rd party.