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ZTE Blade S6 brings LTE and Lollipop on a budget

ZTE Blade S6 brings LTE and Lollipop on a budget

28 January, 2015 | comments (0)

The ZTE Blade S6 was announced today and will be headed around the world to deliver dual-SIM LTE connectivity plus Lollipop on 64-bit power for people with a tight budget. The phone is built around a 5" IPS LCD with In-cell touch tech and 720p...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Dual SIM


Gigabyte introduces three new Android smartphones

Gigabyte introduces three new Android smartphones

28 January, 2015 | comments (0)

Gigabyte announced today a trio of new Android smartphones which cover the high-end, mid-range and entry-level market segments. They're the GSmart Guru GX, GSmart Mika MX and GSmart Roma RX, but let's kick things off with the GSmart Guru GX, the...

Tags: Gigabyte, Android


HTC One (M9) and (M9) Plus official photos leak

HTC One (M9) and (M9) Plus official photos leak

28 January, 2015 | comments (55)

Weeks of leaks and rumors on the HTC One (M9) and One (M9) Plus have inevitably lead us to the first official images of the upcoming HTC flagship duo. The treat comes courtesy of notorious leakster Evan Blass on his twitter feed. The images...

Tags: HTC


Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

28 January, 2015 | comments (13)

The good news from Malaysia just keeps on coming. Yesterday we reported that Asus is releasing a new entry-level addition to its lineup - the Zenfone C. Now new information from the Taiwanese company states that the Asus Zenfone 2 could be available...

Tags: Asus, Android, Rumors


iOS 9 running on iPhone 6 spotted in benchmark results

iOS 9 running on iPhone 6 spotted in benchmark results

28 January, 2015 | comments (34)

Apple typically announces new iOS versions at the WWDC, which is scheduled for June every year. While there's about four months to go, the first benchmark coming from an iOS 9 running on an iPhone 6 have hit the Basemark OS II...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


HTC launches Desire 526G+ dual sim in India

HTC launches Desire 526G+ dual sim in India

28 January, 2015 | comments (8)

HTC has launched a new budget phone in India. The Desire 526G+ has a 4.7-inch qHD display, octa-core 1.7GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8/16GB internal memory with microSD card slot, 8 megapixel rear camera with 1080p video, 2 megapixel front camera with...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

28 January, 2015 | comments (57)

The HTC One (M8) is taking the Android 5.0 Lollipop update around the world and today it has disembarked on the Old Continent. The news comes from Senior Global Online Communications Manager, Jeff Gordon, who posted it on Twitter. Updates from...


LG denies rumors that it will sue Qualcomm

LG denies rumors that it will sue Qualcomm

28 January, 2015 | comments (5)

The Snapdragon 810 has become an endless source of controversy in the smartphone world over the past few months. The purported overheating issues of the chipset lead to an exchange of reports stating that Samsung will abandon the problematic piece...

Tags: LG, Qualcomm


EXCLUSIVE: Samsung J1 photos and specs leak

EXCLUSIVE: Samsung J1 photos and specs leak

28 January, 2015 | comments (19)

Just as revealed earlier, Samsung is preparing to introduce a new entry-level family of smartphones and its first member is the Galaxy J1. We've been tipped the full list of specifications as well as a photo of the phone. For the most part, they...


Alleged Galaxy S6 case shows the flash and HR sensor have moved

Alleged Galaxy S6 case shows the flash and HR sensor have moved

28 January, 2015 | comments (21)

Where there's smoke, there's fire and where there's an unannounced phone there's a case maker to leak it. The Galaxy S6 rumors are building up, getting more frequent and more detailed as the MWC nears, and a lot of them are about its...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

28 January, 2015 | comments (25)

Android 5.0 is slowly making its way to more devices. So slowly, in fact, that as of January 5 it didn't even get its slice in the pie chart of the operating system's distribution. However, for the lucky owners of a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Russia,...

Tags: Samsung, Android


5-inch Meizu m1 goes official with capable hardware for $110

5-inch Meizu m1 goes official with capable hardware for $110

28 January, 2015 | comments (22)

Just as promised today, at the "connected" event, Meizu announced the latest addition to its smartphone lineup - the Meizu m1. The budget-friendly device is Meisu's answer to the Xiaomi Redmi 2, which recently received a hardware update with 2GB of...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Huawei says its real competitor is Samsung, not Xiaomi

Huawei says its real competitor is Samsung, not Xiaomi

28 January, 2015 | comments (20)

Huawei may well be behind Xiaomi in local as well as international rankings, but that doesn’t mean it considers the latter as its competitor, or so claimed the company’s CEO Richard Yu, who said that Huawei instead sees Samsung as its real...


Galaxy Note Edge to go on sale in Canada on Feb 18

Galaxy Note Edge to go on sale in Canada on Feb 18

28 January, 2015 | comments (6)

Samsung has announced the availability of the Galaxy Note Edge in Canada. The device, which was spotted up for pre-order on Best Buy Canada website a couple of days ago, is priced at CA$400 on-contract, or CA$900 outright, and will go on sale in the...

Tags: Samsung, Canada


Xiaomi launched the Mi 4 in India for $325

Xiaomi launched the Mi 4 in India for $325

28 January, 2015 | comments (99)

Xiaomi has finally launched the Mi 4 smartphone in India. The phone is priced at Rs. 19,999 ($320) and will be available starting February 10 through Flipkart. The phone will only be available in white with 16GB memory and no LTE...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Reuters: Sony will cut 1,000 jobs in its smartphone division

Reuters: Sony will cut 1,000 jobs in its smartphone division

27 January, 2015 | comments (80)

According to report in Reuters, Sony is about to cut 1,000 jobs in its smartphone business. The Japanese tech giant is expected to officially announce the measure on February 2 during its earnings report. Sony’s workforce reduction will take...

Tags: Sony


Apple Watch will begin shipping in April

Apple Watch will begin shipping in April

27 January, 2015 | comments (13)

Apple will begin shipping its smartwatch in April. Tim Cook, the Cupertino giant’s CEO, confirmed the news during today’s quarterly earnings call. As it turns out, Apple Watch will ship later than expected. Recent reports suggested that the...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple sold record 74.5 million iPhone units in Q1 2015

Apple sold record 74.5 million iPhone units in Q1 2015

27 January, 2015 | comments (94)

Apple announced a record-breaking 74.5 million iPhone units sold during the first quarter of the fiscal 2015 that ended on December 27. Thanks to strong sales in China, the Cupertino giant posted a record-shattering quarterly revenue and net profit...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Mac OS


Apple outs iOS 8.1.3 and Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.2

Apple outs iOS 8.1.3 and Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.2

27 January, 2015 | comments (21)

Today Apple has released the latest software updates for both its mobile and computer operating systems. iOS 8.1.3 is now rolling out with a handful of bug fixes in tow. Perhaps the most important thing that it changes is the amount of space you...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Mac OS


HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

27 January, 2015 | comments (50)

More and more things about the upcoming HTC One (M9), codenamed Hima, are starting to leak. This time around we're hearing that despite what some previously leaked pictures have shown us, the device won't be almost identical in terms of design to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors