We made a list below of probably quad-core smartphones to be launched at the Mobile World Congress 2012, although there is no confirmation yet, if these devices will support LTE netwoks, we bet on that. The question is, who will ship first?
Samsung , HTC, Meizu and Fujitsu are the most recent brands that will showcase their devices in the event.
There are no news at this time of Sony, LG, ZTE, Huawei and Nokia for quad-core smartphones.
1) The Samsung Galaxy S III
The new Galaxy S III from Samsung with 2.0GHz quad-core processor Exynos chipset, 2GB of RAM, 10 megapixel camera with full 1080p video capabilities and 32GB of internal storage. It'll most likely and almost certainly launch with Android 4.0 ICS with TouchWiz installed as well. Super AMOLED Plus 720p display, LTE connectivity,
It has also been rumored that Samsung’s flagship device will feature 3D technology that will integrate the device with 3D television sets.
The Galaxy S II is still the reigning fastest selling Samsung smartphone to date when it launched in 2011 and sold over 3 million in under 55 days.
2) HTC Edge.
HTC has been rumored to have the first ever Android quad-core phone to reach in the US . With :
- 1.5 GHz quad-core MSM 8906 processor
- Tegra 3
- 4.7-inch screen with 720p resolution
- 8MP camera with LED flash
- 2MP front facing camera
- Beats Audio
- 4.0-inch touch screen with 292 ppi resolution
- 32GB internal memory
- 8MP camera
- Front-facing camera
- Support for HSPA+ networks
HTC smartphone codenamed the Zeta, this mystery handset comes packing “Apparently” quad-core 2.5GHz APQ8064 CPU, and a nice sized 4.5-inch 720p HD display.
It apparently has 1GB of RAM and will come running the new Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 operating system that comes as standard on the Nexus, also better than the Nexus is the standard 1,830mAh battery.
Other Features Include: Sense UI, 1080p video capture, Bluetooth 4.0, Beats Audio, 32GB of internal storage space, 1.3MP front-facing camera, 8MP rear camera with dual LED flash, is said to weigh 146 grams and is only 109.8 x 60.9 x 9.8mm in size.