Top Gadgets People Searched For On Google In 2012by admin December 21, 2012 0 comments
2012 was indeed an awesome year for gadget lovers and gadget manufacturers alike. With brand new companies flocking in to offer their own piece of cake, the global gadget market is presently experiencing the best of times. Out of the millions available, the ones that enjoyed the most amount of glory still seem to be reigning at the top. Here are some of the popular and the most widely searched gadgets on Google in 2012. Note that these gadgets are not listed based on price or the factor deciding their performance.
Nokia Lumia 920
With this one, Nokia expects to bounce back right at the top and attain the lost glory. Powered by the latest Windows Phone 8 operating system, Lumia 920 sports an amazing 4.5-inch IPS TFT capacitive touchscreen. Apart from an internal storage capacity of 32 GB, the phone features a powerful 8 MP primary camera and a 1.3 MP secondary camera. If iOS and Android is not meant for you, this one surely is.
Like its predecessors, this one too has a 5 MP rear camera but the front VGA camera is now upgraded to 1.3 MP HD. And of course, the iPad 4 comes preloaded with iOS 6. So, no OS upgrade needed. Moreover, a powerful A6X processor replaces the old A5X. Therefore, if you are planning to get to the next level, let this be your next pick.
Sony, in 2012 revealed its highly anticipated Play Station 3 which weighs just 4.3 pounds – almost 3 pounds lighter than the earlier Play Station models. Its features include multimedia capabilities, Playstation network and an ability to use a Blu-Ray disc as a primary storage device. It can also be connected to PlayStation Vita and PlayStation Portable.
Google Nexus 7
The Nexus 7 boasts of being the first device to be shipped with the latest Android v4.1. Powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, the tablet is available in 16 and 32 GB models. It features a 1.2 MP camera and weights around 340g. Upgrade to Android v4.2.1 is available.
Launched in October 2012, the iPad Mini unlike the other iPads has a smaller screen measuring 7.9-inches. However, in terms of internal specifications, it is quite similar to the iPad 2 and shares the same display resolution. Loaded with the latest iOS 6 operating system the phone sports a 1 GHz Cortex A9 processor and is available with a storage space of 16, 32 and 64 GB.
Samsung Galaxy S III
Released in May 2012, the Samsung Galaxy S III in November 2012 turned out to the best-selling smartphone on the planet pushing iPhone 4S in the second spot. Loaded with Android v4.0.4, the phone can be upgraded to Android Jelly Bean. Other features include a 1.4 GHz Quad-core processor, an 8 MP primary camera, 1.9 MP front facing camera and of course a huge 4.8 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. The gadget is available in 16, 32 and 64 GB models.
Amazon Kindle Fire
With over 7 million units sold, the Kindle Fire reigns as the second best selling tablet after Apple iPad. Packed with a 1 GHz processor, the tablet runs on customized Android OS v2.3 and comes with an internal storage capacity of 8 GB. If you love reading e-books this one is just for you.
With over 3 million units sold out in just 3 days of its release, the iPad 3 is undoubted the most sought after gadget on the planet. It was highly appreciated for its processor, 4G capabilities and the Retina display. You can choose between a 16, 32 and a 64 GB models.