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Global Mobile Awards 2015 crown iPhone 6 and LG G3 at MWC 2015

Global Mobile Awards 2015 crown iPhone 6 and LG G3 at MWC 2015

04 March, 2015 | comments (32)

The GSM Association organizes the annual Mobile World Congress and along with it the traditional Global Mobile Awards (its 20th edition this year). The Global Mobile Awards 2015 are judged by more than 300 independent experts, analysts, journalists,...

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A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

04 March, 2015 | comments (29)

Recently there has been some movement on the Nokia front with the Android-powered N1 tablet selling out by the truck-load in mere seconds. This is perhaps why this alleged leaked benchmark sheet is so exciting. The prospect of Nokia coming back to...


Gartner: Apple is now the world's top smartphone vendor

Gartner: Apple is now the world's top smartphone vendor

04 March, 2015 | comments (78)

Apple dethroned Samsung to become the world's top smartphone vendor in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to a latest report from market research firm Gartner. As per the report, the Cupertino-based company sold a total of 74.83 million...


Moto E (2015) with 3G-only goes on sale in the United States

Moto E (2015) with 3G-only goes on sale in the United States

04 March, 2015 | comments (9)

Motorola Moto E (2015) with 3G-only connectivity is now available to order in the United States. The device can be ordered in 3G US GSM or 3G global GSM guise. The 3G Moto E (2015) costs $119.99 unlocked in black or white color scheme. For...

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HTC One (M8) for Verizon gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

HTC One (M8) for Verizon gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

04 March, 2015 | comments (7)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to HTC One (M8) for Verizon Wireless. The Big Red version of the smartphone is the latest to receive the update - HTC One (M8) for Sprint and T-Mobile already got the treatment. The update is available...


ZOPO TOUCH with 2.5D curved glass launched at MWC 2015

ZOPO TOUCH with 2.5D curved glass launched at MWC 2015

04 March, 2015 | comments (17)

The Chinese handset maker ZOPO Mobile launched the new TOUCH/ZP530 smartphone at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The new TOUCH features a 2.5D curved glass display similar to the one found in Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and BlackBerry...


YotaPhone 2 to launch in the US via Indiegogo, priced at $600

YotaPhone 2 to launch in the US via Indiegogo, priced at $600

03 March, 2015 | comments (10)

Earlier this year we've heard that the YotaPhone 2 will be headed to the US via T-Mobile, but that seems not to be the case after all. The company behind the unique dual-screen smartphone has revealed that it will use crowdfunding site Indiegogo to...


Huawei Honor 6 Plus will be sold by Three UK soon

Huawei Honor 6 Plus will be sold by Three UK soon

03 March, 2015 | comments (5)

Huawei has been selling its Honor-branded smartphones in the UK for a while now, but so far only through third-party retailers and only in SIM-free and unlocked fashion. That's about to change, though. Three is going to become the exclusive...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is up for pre-order in Germany for 279

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is up for pre-order in Germany for 279

03 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Sony took the wraps off the Xperia M4 Aqua yesterday morning in Barcelona at MWC, and today the new phone is already up for pre-order, at least in Germany. Right now Amazon is the only retailer doing the honors, and it's asking for 279 for the...

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Galaxy Note 5 Edge will probably have a dual edge display too

Galaxy Note 5 Edge will probably have a dual edge display too

03 March, 2015 | comments (61)

Samsung is considering using a dual-edge display on the next Samsung Galaxy Note phablet. The Galaxy S6 edge received overwhelmingly positive reception both from critics and users. The new Galaxy S6 edge doesn't use the same bending as the Galaxy...


HTC One M9 goes on pre-order in Germany with HTC Advantage

HTC One M9 goes on pre-order in Germany with HTC Advantage

03 March, 2015 | comments (30)

Just a couple of days after going official, the HTC One M9 is now available for pre-order by the official HTC store in Germany. Currently, you can pre-order the Gold-on-Gold version now, while the Gunmetal Gray and the Gold-on-Silver color...

Tags: HTC, Android, MWC 2015


BlackBerry teased a curved screen slider at MWC 2015

BlackBerry teased a curved screen slider at MWC 2015

03 March, 2015 | comments (60)

BlackBerry's MWC press conference ended merely minutes ago and for the most part, it was quite boring. However, Blackberry made a few interesting announcement near the end of the lengthy talk, including one major curveball, that no one had really...


BlackBerry Classic coming in blue, bronze, and white

BlackBerry Classic coming in blue, bronze, and white

03 March, 2015 | comments (7)

The BlackBerry Classic is the epitome of the company's smartphone concept. The hardware keyboard, together with a no-nonsense design and security features is what keeps the company going. BlackBerry has chosen to spice things up for its basic...


BlackBerry Leap is official with a 5-inch HD display

BlackBerry Leap is official with a 5-inch HD display

03 March, 2015 | comments (47)

The BlackBerry Leap is now official, announced at the company's MWC 2015 press conference. Nevertheless, the latest member of the BlackBerry smartphone family is an budget-minded mid-range offering and sports a 5" HD display resulting in a pixel...


Android in February: Lollipop doubles its share in a month

Android in February: Lollipop doubles its share in a month

02 March, 2015 | comments (22)

Google released the Android distribution report for the month of February. The latest Android 5.0 Lollipop has more than doubled its distribution share in a month - it now runs on 3.3% of all Android hardware (up from 1.6% last month). The...


Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet gets priced in Europe, starts at 559

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet gets priced in Europe, starts at 559

02 March, 2015 | comments (43)

Sony made the Xperia Z4 Tablet official earlier today, and now the company's French arm has put it up for pre-order. This is helpful because it reveals the starting price for the tablet, which will be a pretty steep 559 in its Wi-Fi-only...

Tags: Sony, Android


Wiko outs metal Highway Star 4G and 5.1mm thin Pure 4G

Wiko outs metal Highway Star 4G and 5.1mm thin Pure 4G

02 March, 2015 | comments (8)

French smartphone maker Wiko has unveiled two new devices today, the Highway Star 4G and the Highway Pure 4G. The Star 4G is almost a flaghsip offering for Wiko, considering the fact that its other handsets are much lower-end. It has an...


HTC One M8s with slower CPU to replace the One (M8) soon

HTC One M8s with slower CPU to replace the One (M8) soon

02 March, 2015 | comments (50)

HTC is soon going to stop selling the One (M8), its flagship from last year. In its place the Taiwanese company will offer the One M8s, a device which will be almost identical to the one it's going to replace. The one difference will be in the...

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Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ runs Cyanogen OS out of the box

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ runs Cyanogen OS out of the box

02 March, 2015 | comments (11)

The Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ is a special version of the OneTouch Hero 2 running Cyanogen OS. The phone packs a 6" 1080p TFT display and has a built-in stylus, just like the original. Under the hood, there's a MediaTek MT6592 chipset with an 2.0GHz...


Vivo X5Max+ is an updated X5Max with bigger battery

Vivo X5Max+ is an updated X5Max with bigger battery

02 March, 2015 | comments (7)

Vivo X5Max went official last December as the world's slimmest smartphone with amazingly thin 4.75mm profile. In this tiny shell Vivo managed to accommodate a 5.5" 1080p display, Snapdragon 615 chip with an octa-core processor, a 13MP rear snapper,...