IFA 2012 is scheduled to happen from August 31 to September 5, 2012 in Berlin, Germany for the public. However, the most interesting part – are the days prior to the event -- during which most manufacturers will hold press-only events that will be attended by those holding press passes.
Here is the pre-IFA press schedule. Take a look at what to expect and what not to from the IFA 2012 Consumer Electronics event.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
03:00pm – 04:00pm: Panasonic will be unveiling an Android smartphone, that is based on Eluga and Eluga Power, that were unveiled at the MWC 2012. The brand is believed to announce some AV products like a new mirror-less camera.
04:00pm – 05:00pm: Sony is planning to unveil Xperia SL (LT26ii), Xperia LT29i Hayabusa and Xperia Mint (LT30i) smartphones.
07:00pm – 08:00pm: Samsung as reported earlier will be unveiling the Galaxy Note 2 phablet with 5.5 inch display. This is one of the most anticipated devices to launch in the second half 2012.
Thursday, August 30,2012
11:00am – 12:00pm: Samsung will have a second press conference following the dedicated Unpacked event. It is expected to show home appliance products.
01:00pm – 2:00pm: Lenovo is expected to showcase a couple of new tablets such as IdeaTab A2107 (7 inch) and IdeaTab A2109 (9 inch) alongside the phablet IdeaTab A2105.
03:00pm – 05:00pm: LG is too quiet about the upcoming IFA 2012 conference. Analyst assume that the company has already launched the Optimus 4X HD smartphone. However, it is likely to showcase all its smartphone of 2012. It is expected to unveil new TV/home appliance products.
Complete IFA 2012 Schedule