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Project Ara smartphones will allow module hot-swapping

Project Ara smartphones will allow module hot-swapping

30 September, 2014 | comments (16)

The recent silence surrounding Google's modular smartphone Project Ara has been broken at the Linaro Connect US 2014 conference. There, Project Ara team leader Paul Eremenko announced that users will be able to swap parts of the modular phone when...


NTT DoCoMo outs the Galaxy S5 Active, Note Edge and Tab S 8.4

NTT DoCoMo outs the Galaxy S5 Active, Note Edge and Tab S 8.4

30 September, 2014 | comments (3)

Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo is having a Samsung field day today with a triple announcement. The carrier is launching today the Galaxy S5 Active, Galaxy Note Edge and the Galaxy Tab S 8.4. The carrier will start selling the Galaxy Note in black...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus kicks off in China on October 17

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus kicks off in China on October 17

30 September, 2014 | comments (4)

The Chinese regulator approved the iPhone 6 for sale in the country just a few hours ago and Apple has rushed to announce the new generation iPhones' pricing and availability. Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will become officially available...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Chinese regulator approves iPhone 6 for sale in the country

Chinese regulator approves iPhone 6 for sale in the country

29 September, 2014 | comments (11)

Apple can now officially sell iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China. The Cupertino giant received a license that allows the duo of smartphones to be used on the country’s networks. The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology...

Tags: Apple, iOS


More purported details on Nexus 6 by Motorola emerge

More purported details on Nexus 6 by Motorola emerge

29 September, 2014 | comments (57)

More alleged details on the upcoming Nexus 6 made the rounds on the web. The high-end device from Motorola is expected to debut at some point in the second half of October. The new report reveals new details on the homescreen layout of the...


BlackBerry has another unusual device in the works

BlackBerry has another unusual device in the works

29 September, 2014 | comments (24)

Hot on the heels of last week’s BlackBerry Passport launch, a word got out that the company plans to introduce more devices with unconventional design going forward. The head of BlackBerry’s Devices unit, Ron Louks delivered the news in an interview...


OnePlus 2 coming in Q2 or Q3 of 2015, may be smaller

OnePlus 2 coming in Q2 or Q3 of 2015, may be smaller

29 September, 2014 | comments (38)

While being an interesting exercise in making high-end smartphones more affordable, the OnePlus One has had its fair share of issues this year - most of them having to do with how hard it's been to get your hands on one. Regardless, OnePlus the...

Tags: Android, OnePlus


Apple is already working on iOS 8.1, 8.2, and 8.3

Apple is already working on iOS 8.1, 8.2, and 8.3

29 September, 2014 | comments (34)

Apple has gotten us used to one big iOS release per year, followed by a ".1" update a few months later. The big one is tied to the company's new mobile device launches - like, for example, iOS 8 debuted this year alongside the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Motorola Droid Turbo has specs detailed via benchmark

Motorola Droid Turbo has specs detailed via benchmark

29 September, 2014 | comments (22)

Motorola's next high-end Droid-branded handset for Verizon will apparently be called Droid Turbo. A few days ago we saw the first picture of its back, and today a comprehensive list of its specs has leaked. This happened because someone put the...


Samsung Galaxy A3 shows its face in TENAA photos

Samsung Galaxy A3 shows its face in TENAA photos

29 September, 2014 | comments (17)

The Samsung Galaxy A series of smartphones is coming closer to launch and the latest evidence to prove this is the Galaxy A3 hitting the Chinese TENAA. Additionally, we get to see the first photos of the phone showing it in its full...


First Samsung Galaxy Note 4 units plagued by build issues

First Samsung Galaxy Note 4 units plagued by build issues

29 September, 2014 | comments (279)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 went earlier on sale than originally planned in order to compete with the iPhone 6 Plus. However, it seems that Samsung's rush has resulted in some defective Galaxy Note 4 units, a report from South Korea suggests. As...


Samsung Galaxy Ace Style LTE with AMOLED screen unveiled

Samsung Galaxy Ace Style LTE with AMOLED screen unveiled

29 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Samsung has silently outed a Galaxy Ace 4 version with an AMOLED display in Germany. The phone is called the Galaxy Ace Style LTE and features a 4.3" Super AMOLED screen with a 800x480 resolution. The phone is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core...


Huawei Honor 6 sales kicks off in India on October 6

Huawei Honor 6 sales kicks off in India on October 6

29 September, 2014 | comments (30)

Huawei Honor 6 was announced back in June featuring company's Kirin 920 chipset with an octa-core processor. It launched this summer in China and is now heading to India. Huawei will launch the Honor 6 in India on October 6, exclusively via...


OnePlus to enter Malaysian and Indian markets

OnePlus to enter Malaysian and Indian markets

29 September, 2014 | comments (26)

A month ago we told you about a job listing on the official web page of OnePlus. The company was looking to hire a General Manager for India. It was the first step to add India in the official list of markets. Now OnePlus is doing the same...


Devices with Snapdragon 810 and 808 to come in H1 next year

Devices with Snapdragon 810 and 808 to come in H1 next year

29 September, 2014 | comments (42)

In April Qualcomm unveiled its flagship 64-bit chipsets - the Snapdragon 810 and 808. The Senior Director of Marketing at Qualcomm has confirmed that sample chipsets have been sent out to device manufacturers, the first launches should be in the...


Dual-SIM Meizu MX4 leaks with YunOS in tow

Dual-SIM Meizu MX4 leaks with YunOS in tow

28 September, 2014 | comments (5)

A photo and a bunch of screenshots of a dual-SIM Meizu MX4 have made their way to Weibo. The phone is purported to be the Meizu MX4 Mini and the screenshots reveal the phone is running a custom ROM made by retail giant Alibaba. Dubbed YunOS...


BlackBerry launches the Passport in India

BlackBerry launches the Passport in India

29 September, 2014 | comments (54)

BlackBerry has launched its newest smartphone, the BlackBerry Passport, in India. The phone is priced at a steep 49,990 INR ($813), about the same as most flagship Android phones and even more than the current iPhone 5s pricing in India. The...


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge gets priced in the UK

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge gets priced in the UK

28 September, 2014 | comments (27)

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is now available for pre-order in the United Kingdom. The online retailer Clove is now taking pre-orders for the flagship phablet with curved display. As expected, the handset is anything but cheap - Clove is...


Huawei Honor Tablet debuts with 8” display and 3G

Huawei Honor Tablet debuts with 8” display and 3G

28 September, 2014 | comments (17)

Huawei quietly launched the 8” Honor Tablet in Malaysia. The budget-friendly 3G slate with metal-clad body will be available to pre-order on September 29 for RM. 599 (about $184). Huawei Honor Tablet features Qualcomm Snapdragon 200...


iPhone 6 sales in China tipped to begin on October 10

iPhone 6 sales in China tipped to begin on October 10

28 September, 2014 | comments (42)

According to a new report, Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus might go on sale in China on October 10. The devices’ launch in the vital consumer market is yet be officially confirmed. The October 10 sales launch was allegedly revealed in an...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors