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Samsung outs Android 4.4 update for Korean Galaxy Note 3 Neo

Samsung outs Android 4.4 update for Korean Galaxy Note 3 Neo

21 April, 2014 | comments (0)

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo, the budget version of the Note 3 is now receiving the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update in Korea. The newest update pushes the firmware to version N750SKSU1BND3 and brings all the standard Android 4.4 KitKat features...

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HTC launches the One M8, Desire 816 and Desire 210 in India

HTC launches the One M8, Desire 816 and Desire 210 in India

21 April, 2014 | comments (16)

HTC has launched three phones in the Indian market today, starting with the new flagship HTC One M8. The phone is priced at ₹49,990 ($825), which is slightly lower than the pricing of the Samsung Galaxy S5 in India. The other phone to...

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Sony launches the Xperia M2 Dual in India

Sony launches the Xperia M2 Dual in India

21 April, 2014 | comments (36)

Sony has launched the Xperia M2 Dual smartphone in India. The phone is priced at ₹21,900 ($361) and will be available starting April 25. The Sony Xperia M2 Dual is a dual SIM smartphone with a 4.8-inch, 960x540 resolution LCD, Qualcomm...

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OnePlus One 4K video sample is out, camera compared to a DSLR

OnePlus One 4K video sample is out, camera compared to a DSLR

21 April, 2014 | comments (40)

Following some great camera samples taken with the upcoming OnePlus One 13MP camera, photographer Martin Mal has published a comparison pitting the phone against the Oppo Find 5 and a Nikon 3100 DSLR. The photographer set up to compare the trio...

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LG G3 mini for AT&T shows up, packs 8MP camera

LG G3 mini for AT&T shows up, packs 8MP camera

21 April, 2014 | comments (9)

We have been hearing a lot about the upcoming LG G3 flagship and now its mini version has been spotted on the horizon. Codenamed B2 mini (the G3 is codenamed B2), the LG G3 mini has appeared in a leaked document that reveals some of its...

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Nokia Oyj will soon be renamed to Microsoft Mobile Oy

Nokia Oyj will soon be renamed to Microsoft Mobile Oy

20 April, 2014 | comments (99)

The Microsoft acquisition of Nokia Devices and Services is expected to close later this month and to prepare for the transition a letter has been sent out to Nokia's supplier base. The letter, which has leaked online, suggests that Nokia Oyj will...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 rumored to feature 3-sided YOUM display

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 rumored to feature 3-sided YOUM display

20 April, 2014 | comments (66)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is going to be the first smartphone from the company to pack its YOUM flexible OLED display technology, a new report says. The information comes from Korean media citing insider sources and further elaborates that the...


Oppo N1 gets discounted to €369 for a limited period

Oppo N1 gets discounted to €369 for a limited period

20 April, 2014 | comments (12)

Oppo N1, the company's last year flagship smartphone is now available for a discounted price tag in Europe. The smartphone can now be picked from the Oppo Style webstore for €369 (about $500). Oppo N1 on a normal day costs €449 (about $620),...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE to soon get Android 4.4.3 update

Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE to soon get Android 4.4.3 update

20 April, 2014 | comments (15)

The Sprint bound Google Nexus 5 was the first smartphone to receive the Android 4.4.3 update this past week. The Google Play Edition of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra might be the next smartphone in queue to get the latest Android 4.4.3...

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A bunch of Samsung devices go to India for testing

A bunch of Samsung devices go to India for testing

19 April, 2014 | comments (32)

There are about ten Samsung devices that showed up on an Indian import and export database that will be making their way through the country. Included in the database is a Samsung Galaxy S5 with a 2K display: the Samsung SM-G906S and Samsung...


Specs of unannounced Motorola Moto E leak out

Specs of unannounced Motorola Moto E leak out

19 April, 2014 | comments (31)

Alleged specs of the yet to be announced Motorola Moto E leaked out. When launched, the smartphone will slot below the Moto G in the manufacturer’s product range. Leaked specs of the Moto E include a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM, and 4GB...


Sony Xperia Z2 gets treated to a minor firmware update

Sony Xperia Z2 gets treated to a minor firmware update

19 April, 2014 | comments (48)

Sony Xperia Z2 received a minor firmware update. The new Android 4.4.2 build has release number 17.1.A.2.69 and replaces version 17.1.A.2.55. The new firmware brings no major changes to Sony’s smartphone flagship – only minor performance...

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OnePlus One specs, photos and camera samples surface

OnePlus One specs, photos and camera samples surface

19 April, 2014 | comments (54)

The OnePlus One smartphone is having its announcement on April 23 and as the date nears we've been bombared with new information about the upcoming phone. First up official renders of the phone's StyleSwaps back covers have surfaced. Then, there are...

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LG isai FL leaked in pink along with specifications

LG isai FL leaked in pink along with specifications

19 April, 2014 | comments (53)

We have seen couple of images of the LG isai FL for Japan before. Although this particular handset will be exclusive to the Japanese market, it is widely believed that the upcoming LG G3 will be based on this device. In the past we have seen...

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LTE-capable ZTE Star 1 with 5

LTE-capable ZTE Star 1 with 5" display goes official

19 April, 2014 | comments (18)

ZTE has officially announced a new mid-range smartphone named Star 1 in China. The newest offering from the company has a metal frame and a glass back and looks quite sleek in those official photos. ZTE Star 1 comes with a 5-inch OGS display with...

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Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 and LG G2 get KitKat

Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 and LG G2 get KitKat

18 April, 2014 | comments (19)

Good news for Verizon Samsung Galaxy S4 owners who have been patiently waiting for their Android 4.4.2 KitKat update: it's may be released on May 2nd. Now the news hasn't been officially released by Verizon, but an internal document was leaked...

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HTC Desire 610 goes on pre-order in UK for £235

HTC Desire 610 goes on pre-order in UK for £235

18 April, 2014 | comments (25)

HTC Desire 610 was unveiled alongside Desire 816 at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Back at this press conference, the Taiwan manufacturer did mention that the Desire 610 would be available across Europe in May, but there was no word...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T gets Android KitKat update

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active on AT&T gets Android KitKat update

18 April, 2014 | comments (26)

The AT&T-bound Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is now receiving the Android 4.4 KitKat update. The update file size varies between 447 MB - 877 MB depending on your current operating system version. At the moment, the new firmware is available over the air...

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LG G2 mini to cost just $310 in Asia

LG G2 mini to cost just $310 in Asia

18 April, 2014 | comments (39)

LG has put up the G2 mini for sale on its online store in Thailand. The company asks $310 (9990 THB) for the G2 mini (D618) - this is the Snapdragon 400 version with a 8MP camera. The same version is currently listed in UK retailer Clove for...

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LG launches KitKat-powered L65 mid-ranger

LG launches KitKat-powered L65 mid-ranger

18 April, 2014 | comments (20)

LG has launched a new addition to its L series smartphones dubbed L65. The newest mid-range offering from the company comes with Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box. LG L65 D285 sports a 4.3-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480 x...

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