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Asus tipped to announce a budget-friendly smartphone soon

Asus tipped to announce a budget-friendly smartphone soon

02 July, 2015 | comments (1)

Asus will soon announce a new, budget-friendly ZenFone series smartphone, according to the latest rumor out of the company's home country of Taiwan. Dubbed ZenFone Go ZC500TG, the device will be powered by a MediaTek SoC with quad-core...

Tags: Asus, Rumors


Verizon Galaxy Note Edge gets Android Lollipop update

Verizon Galaxy Note Edge gets Android Lollipop update

01 July, 2015 | comments (2)

The Verizon variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, which was released back in January this year with Android 4.4.4 KitKat on-board, has started getting the the Lollipop update. Carrying a version number of N915VVRU2BOF2, the update brings...


LG G4 Stylus is set to arrive in India in a few days

LG G4 Stylus is set to arrive in India in a few days

01 July, 2015 | comments (4)

We've recently seen the LG G4 Stylus go on sale in the EU, and soon this handset will do the same in India. The G4 Stylus was announced in May as a mid-range G4 lookalike which comes with a stylus, as you may have guessed from its name. It...

Tags: LG, Android


Apple iPhone 6s duo to come with LTE Cat.6 modem

Apple iPhone 6s duo to come with LTE Cat.6 modem

01 July, 2015 | comments (28)

A new leaked picture of the next generation iPhone 6s motherboard suggest Apple will be using a new Qualcomm modem, which will allow for LTE Cat.6 connectivity and will reduce the energy consumption. Qualcomm MDM9635M is the chip visible on...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Alleged Lumia 1030 front panel surfaces

Alleged Lumia 1030 front panel surfaces

01 July, 2015 | comments (20)

The Nokia Lumia 1020 is one of those signature devices that have managed to leave a huge mark on the industry. The phone gets a lot of fan love and has gathered somewhat of a cult following since its release back in 2013. Naturally, everyone has...


Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5 specs leaked; said to release in November

Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5 specs leaked; said to release in November

01 July, 2015 | comments (12)

The Xiaomi Mi 5 has already been the subject of several rumours and leaks, but now we have one more to add to the list. The latest one provides specifications as well as the release time-frame of the device. As per the report, the handset...


Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a new 16MP camera sensor

Samsung Galaxy A8 to come with a new 16MP camera sensor

01 July, 2015 | comments (19)

The Samsung Galaxy A8 has really been hitting the rumor mill hard. The amount of information we have gathered about the still unannounced handset is almost ridiculous and includes live images, certifications with specs and even a hands-on video....


Leaked LG G4 S details: 5.2-inch 1080p screen, octa-core CPU

Leaked LG G4 S details: 5.2-inch 1080p screen, octa-core CPU

01 July, 2015 | comments (15)

It looks like LG isn’t done releasing mid-range phones under the G4 banner, the latest to leak out is the LG G4 S. The rumored specs are better than the LG G4c, with a bigger, sharper screen and a better chipset. It's still nothing close to the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Moto X (2014) on AT&T and US Cellular also getting Android 5.1

Moto X (2014) on AT&T and US Cellular also getting Android 5.1

01 July, 2015 | comments (3)

Just a day after it started hitting the Verizon variant, the Android 5.1 Lollipop update has also started rolling out to the AT&T and US Cellular variants of the Moto X (2014). As usual, the news was announced by David Schuster, senior...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Oppo officially enters Australian market with Dick Smith

Oppo officially enters Australian market with Dick Smith

01 July, 2015 | comments (1)

Oppo announced today an exclusive partnership with Australian retailer Dick Smith. Its stores will begin offering Oppo smartphones and accessories on July 14. The partnership covers more than 400 Dick Smith stores across Australia including all...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Xiaomi expands beyond Asia, starts selling phones in Brazil

Xiaomi expands beyond Asia, starts selling phones in Brazil

01 July, 2015 | comments (7)

More than six months after announcing that it will soon start manufacturing phones in Brazil, Xiaomi has walked the talk. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer has entered into an agreement with contract manufacturer Foxconn, which runs a...


Motorola Droid Turbo to get Android 5.1 update today

Motorola Droid Turbo to get Android 5.1 update today

01 July, 2015 | comments (7)

The Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the Motorola Droid Turbo smartphone, which is exclusively available on Verizon, will roll out starting today. Thank you for your patience. Lollipop for #DroidTurbo to come in phases starting tmw afternoon....


Mirror 5s smartphone officially confirmed by Oppo

Mirror 5s smartphone officially confirmed by Oppo

01 July, 2015 | comments (4)

A couple of weeks ago, we brought you exclusive details on Oppo Mirror 5, and just last week, there were rumours that the device might actually be called as the Mirror 5s. Turns out the rumours were correct, as the Mirror 5s has been officially...

Tags: Oppo, Android


HTC One M9+ now available for purchase in Netherlands

HTC One M9+ now available for purchase in Netherlands

01 July, 2015 | comments (5)

Just a week after there were reports that the HTC One M9+ will go on sale in EU in mid-July, the device is now available for purchase in the Netherlands, although not officially. Dutch online retailer Belsimpel has the silver colour variant...

Tags: HTC, Android


Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ with Cyanogen OS got cancelled

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ with Cyanogen OS got cancelled

30 June, 2015 | comments (7)

Remember the Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ that debuted during MWC in Barcelona with Cyanogen OS on board? The Chinese manufacturer and the maker of popular custom ROMs just cancelled the phablet before it made it to the market. In a short...

Tags: Alcatel, Android


Huawei Ascend Mate2 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop with EMUI 3.1

Huawei Ascend Mate2 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop with EMUI 3.1

30 June, 2015 | comments (12)

Huawei Ascend Mate2 officially got its long-awaited update to Android Lollipop. The new firmware is now available for manual download and installation. After the update, the large-screen device with booth Android 5.1 Lollipop with the the...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Alleged photos of iPhone 6s metal housing appear online

Alleged photos of iPhone 6s metal housing appear online

30 June, 2015 | comments (58)

Purported live photos showcasing the metal housing of the upcoming iPhone 6s made the rounds online, courtesy of 9to5Mac. The images have reportedly arrived from a source within Apple’s supply chain. Rather unsurprisingly, the leaked images...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Android 5.1 update reaches Galaxy S6 and S6 edge on Sprint

Android 5.1 update reaches Galaxy S6 and S6 edge on Sprint

30 June, 2015 | comments (9)

It looks like the HTC One M9 isn't the only high-end device sold by Sprint to be receiving the update to Android 5.1 in this period. While HTC's flagship will get the new software tomorrow, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are already in the...


iOS 8.4 is now out with Apple Music included

iOS 8.4 is now out with Apple Music included

30 June, 2015 | comments (33)

Right on time, Apple has now made iOS 8.4 available to everyone for download. If it hasn't happened already, you should be receiving the relevant update notification on your iOS device in the next few hours. iOS 8.4's most notable feature is, as...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Kantar: Samsung top US vendor, S6 third best-selling smartphone

Kantar: Samsung top US vendor, S6 third best-selling smartphone

30 June, 2015 | comments (31)

Samsung is regaining lost ground in the US with the Galaxy S6, according to analysts at Kantar. It helped its parent company restore its position as the top smartphone vendor in the country. The Galaxy S6 is now the third best-selling smartphone in...