International Funkausstellung Berlin Show or IFA, 2015 is just around the corner. While the consumer electronics fair is about to start on September 4, the press conferences will start from September 2. Technology enthusiasts look forward to the gala show, which is conducted every year at Berlin, Germany. Big consumer technology companies will roll out their latest products during the event.
Consumer electronics companies including Samsung, Motorola, Sony and Huawei are expected to release next generation products at the show. Here is our pick of products which are anticipated to release in IFA, 2015.
The Chinese smartphone maker is purported to release a new smartphone with its own version of Force Touch technology. According to rumours, the device might be named Huawei Mate 8 or Huawei Mate 7S or Mate S and will have a six-inch display. The device is also purported to feature a marathon 4,500 mAh battery inside. It will be powered by a home-baked Kirin 935 SoC or Samsung Exynos 7420 SoC and is likely to feature 3GB RAM, 32GB storage and a Sony IMX278 13MP rear camera sensor.
Sony is expected to launch its next flagship smartphone dubbed Xperia Z5 at a pre-IFA event, which is likely to happen on September 2. According to the latest photo leaks of the device, Xperia Z5 will have a 5.2-inch, 1080x1920 pixel display. According to rumours, Sony might come up with an Xperia X5 Compact edition with a smaller 4.6-inch display with 720P resolution.
Xperia Z5 is purported to feature a Snapdragon 810 SoC backed with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, which can be expanded up to 200GB using a micro SD card. The device is also expected to feature a 23MP camera sensor with f1/2.3 aperture Exmor RS Sensor, hybrid auto-focus, six physical lens and G-Lens technology.
Samsung is launching its most anticipated smartphone, Galaxy Note 5 globally at a pre-launch event, which is about to happen on September 2. Along with the latest Note series smartphone, they might also come up with its latest smartwatch, Gear S2. The circular smartwatch will be available in two variants- Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic and will feature a 1.2-inch circular display and run on Tizen OS.
Motorola is also expected to launch its most anticipated Moto 360 successor at the IFA, 2015 event. The upcoming smartwatch is expected to be rolled out in two display size variant, Moto 360L and Moto 360S. The Moto 360L will feature the large dial seen in earlier edition, while the Moto 360S will be a smaller display variant. The Moto 360S and Moto 360L are purported to feature a 270 mAh and a 375 mAh battery.