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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK pre-orders start tomorrow

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK pre-orders start tomorrow

18 September, 2014 | comments (1)

Samsung has officially announced Galaxy Note 4 availability details for the UK market. The phablet's pre-orders will start tomorrow, September 19 from Samsung's retail stores in the country. Retailers Three, Carphone Warehouse, Clove and other...

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Gigabyte launches its new GSmart Android line-up

Gigabyte launches its new GSmart Android line-up

18 September, 2014 | comments (8)

Gigabyte has just unveiled the launch plans for its latest four Android smartphones. They will start selling in Russia and select parts of Europe soon. First up is the Roma R2 Plus Edition, which packs a 4" IPS display of800 x 480 pixel...

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Oppo R1S goes on sale in Malaysia as Oppo R1L, costs €290

Oppo R1S goes on sale in Malaysia as Oppo R1L, costs €290

18 September, 2014 | comments (8)

Oppo R1S went official in China back in April. It's a worthy upgrade over its Oppo R1 predecessor with better camera, better Snapdragon 400 chipset and LTE Cat.4 connectivity. Today Oppo has launched the smartphone in Malaysia, where it is called...

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Sony Xperia Z3 UK contract prices revealed: free from £28 monthly

Sony Xperia Z3 UK contract prices revealed: free from £28 monthly

18 September, 2014 | comments (14)

The Sony Xperia Z3 is now offered on contract in the United Kingdom with O2, Vodafone and Everything Everywhere. The contract prices are available to see from a number of online retailers like Mobiles UK, Clove and CarphoneWarehouse. Prices start...

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Amazon announces Fire OS 4

Amazon announces Fire OS 4 "Sangria" based on KitKat

18 September, 2014 | comments (0)

Along with a bunch of new tablets, Amazon has also announced an updated version of its Fire OS for the tablets. Called Fire OS 4 (codename "Sangria"), the update is based on Android 4.4 KitKat and brings UI changes and a handful of new...


Samsung SM-A500 passes through TENAA

Samsung SM-A500 passes through TENAA

18 September, 2014 | comments (20)

The Samsung SM-A500 has passed by TENAA and has left behind photos and specifications. The phone is expected to be a mid-range Alpha – premium build, a 5" Super AMOLED screen with 720p resolution and a Snapdragon 400 chipset. The TENAA info...

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Updated Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 goes official with Snapdragon 805

Updated Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 goes official with Snapdragon 805

17 September, 2014 | comments (8)

Alongside the Fire HD 6 and Fire HD 7, Amazon also unveiled an updated Fire HDX 8.9 tablet. The retail giant’s latest flagship slate is now available for pre-order with shipments scheduled to reach customers on October 21. The Amazon Fire...

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 and Fire HD 7 go official

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 and Fire HD 7 go official

17 September, 2014 | comments (0)

Amazon announced the Fire HD 6 and Fire HD 7 tablets. The duo of affordable tablets is already available for pre-order in a variety of colors, with pricing starting at only $99 for a Fire HD6 slate with 8GB of memory and sponsored screensavers....

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Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact are “coming soon” in the US

Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact are “coming soon” in the US

17 September, 2014 | comments (38)

It looks like users in the United States will soon have the opportunity to get their hands on the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 Compact. The freshly announced handsets are listed as “coming soon” on Sony’s official website. Sony Xperia Z3...

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BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 gets official

BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 gets official

17 September, 2014 | comments (45)

After leaking back in August, the new BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 has been officially announced today. It's the successor to the P'9982 from last year, which itself succeeded the original P'9981 from 2011. The new smartphone comes with a...

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Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

Note Edge won't be cheap, Note 4 lands in China on the 26th

17 September, 2014 | comments (41)

The recently announced Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is already up for pre-order in Germany, though it's been priced at a rather insane €1,000. It turns out, however, that it might actually be that expensive. Over in China, an employee at the...


Close to 2m Android One smartphones to be sold in India

Close to 2m Android One smartphones to be sold in India

17 September, 2014 | comments (27)

According to MediaTek Vice President Mohit Brushan there could be demand for between 1.5 million and 2 million Android One smartphones by the end of the year in India. His company is making the Cortex-A7-based chips for Micromax, Karbonn and...


Apple Watch Edition price to start at $5,000, analyst believes

Apple Watch Edition price to start at $5,000, analyst believes

17 September, 2014 | comments (64)

The Apple Watch is arriving early 2015 in three versions - Watch, Watch Sport and Watch Edition. The Watch Sport is going to cost $349 as Apple announced last week, but according to long-time Apple analyst John Gruber, the gold Watch Edition version...

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The new iOS 8 starts rolling out today

The new iOS 8 starts rolling out today

17 September, 2014 | comments (117)

You've heard all about iOS 8 now you can experience it for yourself - the new version of the operating system is out of beta after months of testing and is about to start rolling out to devices worldwide. The new iOS is compatible with iPhone 4S...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to hit South Korea this month

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to hit South Korea this month

17 September, 2014 | comments (28)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is rumored to launch by the end of September in South Korea. SK Telecom is allegedly launching the phone's pre-order campaign tomorrow alongside its competitor carries KT and LG U+. September 26 is touted as the...

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AT&T puts Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Tab S 8.4 on pre-order

AT&T puts Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Tab S 8.4 on pre-order

17 September, 2014 | comments (3)

AT&T has announced that starting today it is accepting pre-orders for the LTE-enabled versions of the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Tab S 8.4. The tablets will ship next Tuesday, while regular retail sales will only begin on Friday. Both tablets are...


Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have just 1GB of RAM

Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have just 1GB of RAM

17 September, 2014 | comments (230)

Apple made a big deal of the number of transistors in the latest A8 chipset at the announcement event. Now we're sure it will run things smooth on the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus even if its GPU may not bring gaming graphics to the next...

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Lumia Cyan and Denim updates come to O2 Germany in Q4

Lumia Cyan and Denim updates come to O2 Germany in Q4

17 September, 2014 | comments (16)

O2 Germany has decided to push the Lumia Cyan and Denim updates at the same time. The roll out will happen as a single update package to eligible Lumia smartphones by the end of the year. This is bad news for Lumia owners using O2 Germany...

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Moto Maker is now up and running in the UK

Moto Maker is now up and running in the UK

17 September, 2014 | comments (9)

Motorola has launched the Moto Maker website in the UK. It supports Moto X (2014) model for now and allows you to fully customize your brand new smartphone. You can choose from 25 different rear panels, 2 base colors (black and white) and 10...

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Sony foresees $1.2 billion loss from its smartphone  business

Sony foresees $1.2 billion loss from its smartphone business

17 September, 2014 | comments (201)

Sony has shared some bad news regarding its financial quarter forecast. The company is expecting its losses to quadruple due to "impairment" in its smartphone business. More specifically, in the summer of 2014, the company reviewed its stance on the...

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