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just One-touch with the Sony Xperia M

Sony Xperia M One-touch functions with NFC

Sony loves NFC No high-end specs, no virtual wallets and no contactless payments bla bla in this post. The presentation of the xperia M is like a declaration of love to NFC. Let’s see what the ease of sharing means for Sony. Xperia and NFC When you take your new Xperia M out of the …

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Top smartphones in 2013 with NFC

Xperia Z

NFC (or Near Field Communication)is opening up new possibilities for mobile applications. While the term which was unheard of few years ago, it’s now finding its place in almost all of the smartphones. And, it is proving to immensely useful allowing contactless payments, sharing of files, etc. between NFC enabled devices, working as a loyalty …

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NFC enabled Nokia Lumia 925

Nokia Lumia 925 windows with nfc technology

“Secure NFC for payment, Sharing, Pairing, Tagging” a Lumia 920, just better The Nokia Lumia 925 is “a new interpretation” of the Lumia 920. Less colorful, but a much more attractive design because of the aluminium body. The polycarbonate back comes in white, grey or black. A bit smaller and thinner, and much lighter 139 …

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NFC enabled phones in India

india nfc phones and news

NFC enabled phones in India A very welcome to the many visitors from India on this website. Phones with NFC seems to be popular in India. So I had to make a page with all available NFC enabled handsets in India. This time not only the problem with the optional chip, which means I have …

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Samsung Galaxy R Style NFC

Samsung Galaxy R style (SHV-E170S K L) NFC enable, for Korea

Samsung Galaxy R style NFC Samsung Galaxy R style (SHV-E170S/K/L) NFC enabled, for the 3 Korean networks. Naming strategy; Galaxy R (Royal) means state-of-the-art features for high-end consumers who prefer premium smartphones. Samsung writes about consistent naming, so all next Samsung handsets with an R in the name will be high-end devices ?? Specifications a …

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Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G NFC

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G NFC Cheers, the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G comes with NFC chip, and this time not the word optional. Not the latest, the fastest, the biggest or the thinnest. With Android SmartPhones, it’s always the case that there’s something better announced, coming soon .. . The Galaxy S Blaze is …

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ZTE Orbit announced

ZTE Orbit NFC enabled handset

ZTE ORBIT ZTE announced its second Windows Phone smartphone, it’s the first Windows handset on the market with an NFC chip. The ZTE Orbit will run the latest version of Windows Phone O.S., Windows Phone 7.5 Mango with the Tango update. The Tango-update adds greater support for low-end phones, a smooth working O.S. with only …

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ZTE Blade II

ZTE Blade 2 Orange San Francisco 2 NFC enabled handset

ZTE Blade II / Orange San Francisco II ZTE Blade II NFC enabled handset is the successor to ZTE Blade launched in 2010. Attention, NFC seems to be optional ! ZTE about this handset; The Blade “sold remarkably well” and the Blade II “is expected to be popular”. “The Blade series aims at the fashionable …

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Sony Xperia Sola

Sony Xperia Sola NFC enabled handset

Sony Xperia Sola NFC enabled handset Sony ‘s fourth NFC enabled Xperia handset. The Xperia Sola features “floating touch” technology. Floating touch technology means; you browse the web without actually touching the screen, you hover your finger above the screen, like a moving cursor. Once positioned over the intended link, the link becomes highlighted and …

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Samsung Galaxy S Advance NFC optional

galaxy s advance samsung nfc chip handset

Samsung Galaxy S Advance The Galaxy S Advance is one more handset with optional nfc. Optional is actually no surprise, this is Samsung’s politics with almost all handsets at the moment. FCC approval should mean an oncoming release in the US ?. Although the Galaxy S Advance is shipping with Android 2.3, it is likely …

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Orange San Diego / Orange avec Intel

orange santa clara nfc enabled handset

Orange Santa Clara Orange announced a new own-branded smartphone, it will be offered exclusively to Orange’s customers in the UK and France. Powered by the Intel Atom processor and NFC enabled ! It seems, it will be the first Intel-based Android handset available in Europe. Its commercial name will be unveiled at launch this summer …

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TazTag TPhone TPH-ONE nfc enabled handset

TazTag TPH­ONE The TPH­ONE is an NFC and ZigBee Android Phone, the first handset supporting both. TazTag; “The unique combination of NFC technology, Secure Element and Zigbee offers a lot of possibilities and use cases such as Home Automation, Smart Energy monitoring, Set Top Box interfacing with smart user interface, Mobile Payment, not to mention …

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Acer Cloudmobile

Acer CloudMobile NFC enabled handset

Acer CloudMobile The new Acer flagship handset announced for Q3 (!) 2012 is an NFC enabled smartphone. A 4.3 inch, 1280 x 720 pixel IPS HD “zero air gap design” screen, with an incredible 178 degree viewing angle. “far one of the best we’ve ever seen on a smartphone to date” source; engadget.com “very sharp” …

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Galaxy Mini 2 NFC optional

Samsung GALAXY mini2 optional NFC handset

Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 The successor of the low-cost Galaxy Mini has optional NFC. When and where with NFC ? No info yet. So we keep it short now. We update this page if this handset shows up with NFC. 800 Mhz processor 3.27 inch touchscreen Android 2.3 optional NFC ( with NFC 0,3 mm …

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Galaxy Ace 2 NFC optional

Samsung GALAXY Ace2 optional NFC handset

Galaxy Ace 2 The Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 has optional NFC. Successor of the low-cost Galaxy Ace. We don’t see him often (usually no information whether the chip is inside). Model number = GT-I8160P, P = nfc, no p means no nfc. 3.8-inch screen 800MHz dual core processor Android 2.3 Gingerbread GPS optional NFC Mastercard …

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LG Optimus L7

LG Optimus L7 - P700 nfc optional handset

LG Optimus L7 Very slim and quite light handset with (optional) NFC. The Optimus L7 is the high-end handset of the stylish L serie design line. Not much info in the announcement. LG ‘s press release is almost only about the L style design. LG; “L-Style’s design philosophy is comprised of five aesthetic elements: Modern …

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LG Optimus L5

lg l5 nfc optional handset

LG Optimus L5 The Optimus L5 is a midrange Android 4 ICS smartphone, NFC optional. Not much info in the announcement. LG ‘s press release is almost only about the L style design. LG; “L-Style’s design philosophy is comprised of five aesthetic elements: Modern Square Style for a comfortable grip, Floating Mass Technology for a …

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ZTE PF200 announced

zte pf200 nfc enabled handset

ZTE PF200 ZTE is “planning to launch” (?) the PF200, an NFC enabled LTE handset running Android 4.0 (ICS). After the Turkcell branded T11, (only) the second NFC enabled handset from ZTE. ZTE wants to become the number three phone maker in the world by 2015, and announced a lot of new (non nfc) handsets …

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LG Optimus 3D Cube

lg optimus 3d Cube nfc enabled handset

Optimus 3D Cube   LG ‘s 3D Android 2.3 smartphone, Optimus 3D Cube (Model: LG-SU870, code name CX2) will be released by SK Telecom in Korea only. This handset features LG’s NFC Tag+ system, which uses customisable NFC tags to set up or change phone settings. Dual 5 Mp camera to capture 3D video. The …

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LG Optimus 4X HD

LG optimus 4X HD NFC enabled handset

LG Optimus 4X HD LG unveiled its first Quad-Core smartphone (codename X3), with NFC chip. LG doesn’t mention NFC in the press release, but we can see the LG Tag+ NFC symbol in a youtube video from Telefonino.net. I searched hard for this proof 😉 . LG; “Combining NVIDIA’s latest 1.5GHz Tegra 3 with True …

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Panasonic Eluga Power

Panasonic Eluga Power nfc enabled handset

Panasonic ELUGA power Panasonic revealed its second NFC enabled smartphone for the European market, the ELUGA power. “delivering both high performance and high-end style, in developing the ELUGA power, we refused to compromise and remained ambitious” Some SPECS; 5.0 inch HD LCD screen (1280×720) 133 gr. and 136x70x9.6mm. slim, “pocket-friendly” dimensions Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 dual-core …

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Acer Liquid Glow

Acer Liquid Glow nfc enabled handset

Acer Liquid Glow + NFC Acer ‘s second NFC enabled smartphone, the Liquid Glow, will run Android 4.0. With Ice Cream Sandwich the smartphone will support Android Beam, Android ’s NFC peer-to-peer sharing feature. This mid-range smartphone “brings the ultimate balance between style, performance and affordability — ideal for today’s fun-seeking, social-networking youth.” available specs; …

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HTC One X / X+ / XL

htc one X nfc enabled handset

HTC One X / X+ / XL + NFC The HTC One X / XL (L means LTE support) supports NFC and will be compatible with Google Wallet. HTC’s flagship smartphone has amazing specs. (see X+ specs below) COOL ! simultaneous HD video and photo shooting with a dual-shutter 8 Mp camera! The video interface …

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Panasonic Eluga

Panasonic Eluga nfc enabled handset

Panasonic Eluga Panasonics first smartphone made for Europe. – Android handset, future ready through NFC – 4.3 inch capacitive OLED quality high-definition screen – Ultra slim and ultra light – Water- and dustproof – Eco Mode to save energy Coming to Europe in April 2012 Update april; Available in the Netherlands. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS Basic Specifications …

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Sony Xperia P

Sony xperia p nfc enabled handset

Sony Xperia P Another Sony Xperia nfc enabled handset from the NXT series. The P is an Android phone in a full aluminium unibody. The Xperia™ P introduces Sony’s WhiteMagic™ technology for a clear display even in bright sunlight. It automatically adjusts the brightness of the screen. Brightness can double while consuming 50% less power …

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Nokia 808 PureView + NFC

Nokia 808 PureView nfc enabled

Nokia 808 PureView + NFC A high-end NFC enabled smartphone focused on imaging. The Nokia 808 Pureview is a MasterCard PayPass compatible SWP Handset and it has an 4″ display. This Symbian Belle handset features a large, high-resolution 41 megapixel sensor with high-performance Carl Zeiss optics and new pixel oversampling technology. “this means the ability …

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LG Optimus 3D Max

LG Optimus 3D Max nfc enabled handset

Optimus 3D MAX The LG Optimus 3D Max is the successor to the LG Optimus 3D. The 3D handset will be powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and two 5-megapixel cameras for stereoscopic imaging. New to the Optimus 3D Max is NFC support. This LG handset also comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread installed, LG did …

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Turkcell T20 maxiphone

Turkcell T20 / Huawei Sonic U8650 NFC The T20 / U8650 is Huawei ‘s first NFC enabled handset. This Turkcell branded Android phone is available at Turkcell in Turkey. The Turkcell T20 maxiphone, will be marketed in Spain (at Yoigo) as the Huawei U8650. It offers a 3.5-inch HVGA capacitive touch screen, an intuitive keyboard, …

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Turkcell T11 Maxiphone

turkcell t11 maxiphone nfc enabled handset

Turkcell T11 Maxiphone The Turkcell branded T11 is made by ZTE (It seems it’s the ZTE Racer 2). It ‘s NFC enabled and supports the Cep-T Cüzdan mobile wallet application. To participate the mobile wallet service, the standard sim card must be replaced by the special SIMPlus 256 SIM-card, (that’s free). “Turkcell launched the world’s …

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Porsche p’ 9981

BlackBerry Porsche 9981 nfc handset

BlackBerry Porsche 9981 Porsche design and RIM launched this smartphone. For those who spend much more than average on a handset. Available in the U.K. and in the UAE. And probably also in other countries at the moment. Full specifications Dimensions Height 115 mm / 4.53 in Width 67 mm / 2.64 in Depth 11.3 …

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