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Expect Sailfish OS 2.0 on more phones as Jolla allows licensing

Expect Sailfish OS 2.0 on more phones as Jolla allows licensing

02 March, 2015 | comments (18)

Jolla is ready to start licensing the Sailfish OS 2.0 to device manufacturers. The company says its mobile operating system is perfect for those who want to differentiate themselves from the Android and Windows Phone pack. Another major...

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Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 820 with Kryo CPU

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 820 with Kryo CPU

02 March, 2015 | comments (37)

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset was just made official at MWC 2015. The chipset will be built on a FinFET manufacturing process, but Qualcomm didn't specify if this means TSMC's 16nm or Samsung's 14nm tech will be used. The star of the...


Alcatel announces new phones and tablets, all called PIXI 3

Alcatel announces new phones and tablets, all called PIXI 3

02 March, 2015 | comments (5)

Alcatel has definitely brought a lot of new devices to this year's MWC. Yesterday we reported on two new devices, bearing the name OneTouch IDOL 3 and it appear we only skimmed the surface. And if thought those two differently sized namesake phones...

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Alcatel outs the budget Klif smartphone with Firefox OS

Alcatel outs the budget Klif smartphone with Firefox OS

02 March, 2015 | comments (1)

Among the more prominent announcements that took place at MWC, you may have missed the little Orange Klif. The smartphone is a collaboration between Alcatel, Orange and Firefox and is sits in the low ranks of the entry-level. The Alcatel...


Microsoft unveils 5-inch Lumia 640 and 5.7-inch Lumia 640 XL

Microsoft unveils 5-inch Lumia 640 and 5.7-inch Lumia 640 XL

02 March, 2015 | comments (48)

Stephen Elop took the stage to open the Microsoft MWC 2015 event and right off the bat unveiled the Microsoft Lumia 640. After a brief intermission for a Windows 10 demo, Elop came back to unveil the larger Microsoft Lumia 640 XL. Both phones...


Lenovo Vibe Shot and A7000 go official at MWC 2015

Lenovo Vibe Shot and A7000 go official at MWC 2015

02 March, 2015 | comments (21)

Following the launch of its trio of tablets yesterday, Lenovo has now unveiled two smartphones - the Vibe Shot and A7000. The Lenovo Vibe Shot aims to blend a great camera experience within a smartphone frame, while the A7000 is a mid-range offering...


You can catch the Microsoft MWC Monday event online

You can catch the Microsoft MWC Monday event online

02 March, 2015 | comments (24)

Microsoft is all set for the MWC 2015. The company has just revealed it will be holding a press conference Monday, March 2 early in the morning. More specifically, the Redmond company will be sharing its new products 8:30am CET (that's 1 March...


Sony unveils the slim Xperia M4 Aqua

Sony unveils the slim Xperia M4 Aqua

02 March, 2015 | comments (38)

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua just went official at the MWC 2015. The smartphone is a high-end mid-ranger without any compromises, according to Sony. The Xperia M4 Aqua is IP68-certified device - this means it is dust-tight and can last for up to 30...


Thinner than thin - meet the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

Thinner than thin - meet the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet

02 March, 2015 | comments (29)

Sony didn't bring a new Xperia Z4 flagship phone on the MWC, but it sure make up for it with the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet. It's the company’s new high-end slate, a successor of the Xperia Z2 Tablet. Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet...


Cross-platform BlackBerry Experience Suite goes official

Cross-platform BlackBerry Experience Suite goes official

01 March, 2015 | comments (11)

BlackBerry announced a cross-platform suite of applications and services at MWC in Barcelona. BlackBerry Experience Suite will be available for iOS, Android, and Windows hardware later this year. The Canadian manufacturer’s ambitious...


Check out the Samsung Galaxy S6 camera samples

Check out the Samsung Galaxy S6 camera samples

01 March, 2015 | comments (112)

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge duo is now official and you can learn everything there is to know from our news coverage and extensive hands-on impressions. Both Galaxy S6 smartphones use 16MP rear cameras with F/1.9 aperture and bright LED...


Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

01 March, 2015 | comments (8)

The HTC One M9 announcement is still fresh in our minds and carriers are riding the wave of hype and excitement to start preregistrations for the new metal-clad flagship. USA Sprint has revealed it will launch the HTC One M9 in early...


Samsung unpacks Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge at MWC 2015

Samsung unpacks Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge at MWC 2015

01 March, 2015 | comments (367)

The Samsung Unpacked event at the MWC 2015 is all about the next generation of Galaxy smartphones - the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 edge. Samsung seems to be pleased with the limited edition Galaxy Note Edge market success and will be keeping the...


Watch Samsung's Unpacked event right here

Watch Samsung's Unpacked event right here

01 March, 2015 | comments (43)

It is almost time to tune in for what is perhaps the most-anticipated press conference for the day. Samsung's traditional MWC Unpacked event is all set for 10:00 AM EST (Eastern Standard Time – US) / 18:30 GTM+1, which is now mere minutes...


Alcatel unveils the reversible OneTouch IDOL 3, two of them

Alcatel unveils the reversible OneTouch IDOL 3, two of them

01 March, 2015 | comments (13)

Alcatel had its own way of grabbing people's attention at the MWC this year, and it was one we had never seen. The company released the OneTouch IDOL 3 which has the unique capability of being fully reversible. We'll need to elaborate on that,...


ZTE Grand S3 is now official, utilizes Eyeprint ID biometric tech

ZTE Grand S3 is now official, utilizes Eyeprint ID biometric tech

01 March, 2015 | comments (9)

ZTE announced its next flagship just a day before the MWC opens in Barcelona. The ZTE Grand S3 may sound like most of the top smartphones in 2014, but it has one very distinctly and innovative feature - it is the first phone ever to use eye-based...

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New MediaTek technology allows hardware sharing across devices

New MediaTek technology allows hardware sharing across devices

01 March, 2015 | comments (7)

With the Internet of things (IoT) on the rise and an alarming number of devices in your household already connected to the web out daily tech drivers are becoming increasingly more interconnected. Naturally at some point this gets a little bit...

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HTC One M9 goes official with a refined design, Snapdragon 810

HTC One M9 goes official with a refined design, Snapdragon 810

01 March, 2015 | comments (166)

HTC One M9 is the official name of the next One flagship. Contrary to previous rumors, the new One M9 was announced alone at the MWC and there is no Plus flavor, at least for now. Design HTC One M9 comes with refined design with less...

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Huawei unveils the 7-inch MediaPad X2, and the Y635

Huawei unveils the 7-inch MediaPad X2, and the Y635

01 March, 2015 | comments (11)

Huawei's is largely focused on wearables for this year's MWC, announcing a pair of Talkbands and its brand new Huawei Watch. The company did bring a new tablet though, alongside an entry-level LTE smartphone. First off, the Huawei MediaPad...

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HTC MWC 2015 livestream is set to start soon, watch it here

HTC MWC 2015 livestream is set to start soon, watch it here

01 March, 2015 | comments (43)

HTC execs are going over their talking points one last time as the clock nears zero, the event is about to begin (at 3pm GMT). We're headed over there, but you can experience the unveiling of the new metal-clad Android flagship with us. The...

Tags: HTC, Android, MWC 2015