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Alleged HTC One M9 Plus photos make the rounds

Alleged HTC One M9 Plus photos make the rounds

06 March, 2015 | comments (2)

Purported live photos of HTC One M9 Plus made the rounds online. The yet to be revealed handset is expected to be a version of One M9 with beefed up hardware. The unannounced device sports similar design as the regular HTC One M9 save for its...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


JDI outs WQHD LCD display with in-cell touch integration

JDI outs WQHD LCD display with in-cell touch integration

06 March, 2015 | comments (7)

Japan Display Inc. took the wraps off a WQHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) LCD display with in-cell touch integration. The high-end component is the first of its kind to enter mass production. The newcomer will have a diagonal larger than five inches. It...

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Moto E (2015) with 4G launched by Sprint, Boost, Virgin Mobile

Moto E (2015) with 4G launched by Sprint, Boost, Virgin Mobile

06 March, 2015 | comments (1)

The Moto E (2015) has been available in the US in unlocked form for a while, and today it's also gone on sale at a couple of carriers. Actually, we're talking about Sprint and one of its prepaid brands - Boost Mobile, to be exact. Sprint's other...


Moto Maxx will be released in India as the Moto Turbo

Moto Maxx will be released in India as the Moto Turbo

06 March, 2015 | comments (3)

Next Tuesday, on March 10, Motorola is holding an event in India. It's always been clear that the company will use this avenue to make the new Moto E (2015) official for the subcontinent. But now it looks like Motorola will have something else to...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Verizon starts Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-orders on April 1

Verizon starts Galaxy S6 and S6 edge pre-orders on April 1

06 March, 2015 | comments (19)

If you're impressed with Samsung's new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge and you live in the US, then you'll perhaps be happy to know that we now have the first carrier confirming when it will start taking pre-orders for the duo. The carrier in question is...


The Microsoft Lumia 640 is already up for pre-order in Europe

The Microsoft Lumia 640 is already up for pre-order in Europe

06 March, 2015 | comments (9)

This year at MWC we saw not one, but two new Lumia smartphones. The Microsoft Lumia 640 and its bigger brother, the Lumia 640 XL. Only a few days later the former model has already been put up for pre-order in the Microsoft store for Germany, France...

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Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

07 March, 2015 | comments (5)

Xiaomi has a new contest in India, held via the official Facebook page. There you must find three words into a word puzzle and then you automatically participate for winning one of the three gadgets. The puzzle has words such as 'Quick...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


HTC A55 is HTC One E9 with QuadHD screen, MT6795 chip

HTC A55 is HTC One E9 with QuadHD screen, MT6795 chip

06 March, 2015 | comments (21)

HTC A55 made the rounds just a month ago with flagship-grade specs, but it was rumored as a Desire smartphone. Today we finally learn its retail name - it's indeed a flagship phone from the One series - the HTC One E9. HTC Hima Ace or HTC A55...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Huawei P8 Max tipped, as the P8 gets teased in leaked photos

Huawei P8 Max tipped, as the P8 gets teased in leaked photos

06 March, 2015 | comments (13)

Two new alleged photos of the Huawei P8 have surfaced revealing the phone's thin profile. The company's upcoming flagship is rumored to measure just 6mm, 0.5mm less than its predecessor, the Ascend P7. Additionally, according to Chinese...


iOS 8.2 leaked release notes, will probably start seeding next week

iOS 8.2 leaked release notes, will probably start seeding next week

06 March, 2015 | comments (22)

iOS 8.2 has been in the works for quite some time. Last month we reported that a beta 5 version of the software has been made available to developers and rumors point towards next Monday - March 9, as the official release date for the final build....


Sony VP: Xperia Z3 is doing fine, focus shifts to user experience

Sony VP: Xperia Z3 is doing fine, focus shifts to user experience

06 March, 2015 | comments (84)

Sony Vice President for Western Europe shared some interesting in-house info. According to the company's official the entire Xperia Z3 series - the Z3, Z3 Compact and the Z3 Tablet Compact - are doing very well on the market. Sony understands it...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is receiving Android 5.0 too

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is receiving Android 5.0 too

05 March, 2015 | comments (12)

It's clearly Android 5.0 Lollipop update season for Samsung smartphones these days (at least the high-end ones, that is). We've seen a lot of rollouts starting over the past few days, and the latest device to get to run the newest iteration of...


Mobile World Congress 2015 is over, here's our wrap-up

Mobile World Congress 2015 is over, here's our wrap-up

05 March, 2015 | comments (23)

The time has come to wave goodbye to this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and look back at the wild ride it took us through. This year saw the announcement of many new smartphones and tablets, but also opened our eyes to new experiences –...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

05 March, 2015 | comments (94)

The LG G3 and iPhone 6 aren't the only smartphones to receive awards from the GSM Association, as it turns out. While those two got the "Best smartphone" title, keep in mind that voting for the category ended in November 2014. So basically they won...


Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

05 March, 2015 | comments (16)

The rollout of Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung devices continues. Mere hours ago we saw the new OS making it to T-Mobile's Galaxy Note 3, and now it's time for that phone's successor to taste something sweet too. In this case, however, we're...


LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

05 March, 2015 | comments (30)

LG reportedly decided on using a fingerprint scanner on its next LG G4 flagship. Until recently the company was against investing into such technology though it has been following the trend since its revival with the iPhone 5s. Back in 2013 Apple...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


T-Mobile contest reveals Samsung Galaxy S6 priced at $699 for US

T-Mobile contest reveals Samsung Galaxy S6 priced at $699 for US

05 March, 2015 | comments (33)

American telecom operator T-Mobile is hosting a contest for Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge on its official website. Though the registration page doesn't carry much information, the price of the Galaxy S6 has been listed on the Official Rules...

Tags: Motorola


Motorola sends out Moto E (2015) launch invites in India

Motorola sends out Moto E (2015) launch invites in India

05 March, 2015 | comments (9)

Motorola Moto E (2015) went official a week ago with new chipset and LTE support. A less-powerful 3G-only flavor featuring the old specs - a dual-core processor and 3G connectivity - is also available and it is already on sale in the...

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Moto Maker to become available worldwide by the end of March

Moto Maker to become available worldwide by the end of March

05 March, 2015 | comments (8)

A spokeswoman has confirmed to CNET that the Moto Maker will make become available "world wide". Currently, Motorola's customization service is available only to customers in the United States, some countries in Latin America, such as Brazil and...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge manuals now available online

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge manuals now available online

05 March, 2015 | comments (15)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge were met with great acclaim at the MWC and are already available for pre-order in some countries. If you're itching to learn more about the S6 duo you can check out our hands-on from the MWC halls, but you...