Xperia Z2 with edge-to-edge display, Lumia 1020 successor, LG and webOS: Q&A Episode 15

So many questions, so little time for answers! Still, every now and then, we do find some time in order to answer some of the questions our readers throw at us. This time, we're especially honored to discuss some of the latest rumors surrounding some sizzling-hot mobile topics, such as the Sony Xperia Z2, the future of Nokia's Lumia range, the unlikely prospects of LG re-introducing webOS to the mobile market and more!

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1. XperiaFanZone

Posts: 2280; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

Where will the S5 and Z2 announcement take place?

2. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

What I've heard about S5: Barcelona

3. Amir1 unregistered

Z1 refresh (not Z2) - MWC. S5 - MWC or its own event.

4. LGisgood

Posts: 833; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

lol Sony Edge to Edge Display? i smell LG G3!

8. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

I see you when your phone's display broke with the first drop. I think edge to edge display is not good at all.

12. LGisgood

Posts: 833; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

all phones can be destroyed when you do intentionally dropped it! you should also be careful not to hit the corners. in some drop test video they dot not show the distance when they dropped lg g2. and obviously the corners hit the concrete floor. have you watch the dropped test for G flex? its survived.

5. Commentator

Posts: 3723; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

What can we expect from the Android homescreen? In 2013 and early 2014 we've already seen HTC, Google, and Samsung change their launchers with a Blinkfeed-ed Sense 5, Google Experience Launcher, and Magazine UX, respectively. Will the players with more traditional "pages of icons and widgets," such as LG and Sony, start releasing their own differentiated takes on how an Android launcher should work?

6. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

I would guess they would jump on that as well, it only makes sense. Win is hammering home the tile interface and those other UI's are trying to up to date live feeds as well instead of static icons. With windows on tabs/laptops/desktops all having these active tiles it only makes sense. After all the icons on the smartphone has mimic'd the desktop of ios and windows. I expect sony to release something along the lines of a ps4 type get up in design possibly, make sense and easy imo. as for LG, probably something along their web os that would mimic along to their TV's os.

7. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

Do you think we will see phones like the Z1 Compact from other manufacturers in the foreseeable future?

9. Darkerm

Posts: 322; Member since: Jan 31, 2012

Is Htc One's Camera really that bad? I never used it in real life but I'm planing to buy one soon. Now I am using Xperia S as my daily Driver and Camera is the most importat for me and I need a camera that capture good photos in low-light/Night. So is it good idea to get HTC one?

10. Bioload25

Posts: 213; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

Do you think Samsung will continue increasing the amount of software features on its devices? Can we see a refreshed version of Touchwiz with the GS5?

11. raunak

Posts: 507; Member since: Oct 12, 2011

Will Nokia be producing a 5/5.2" phone with 20MP camera? If they are, why not use the 41MP sensor from 1020? They didn't use the big sensor in 1520 because the "phone" was already big enough, and if they are still not going to use it in smaller phones, then what exactly is Nokia's plan?

13. Miracles

Posts: 560; Member since: Aug 31, 2013

Which is better in terms of display? IGZO vs IPS vs Super AMOLED vs Triluminos. Also consider battery life. Thanks.

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