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Sony Xperia C3 goes on sale, Russia is first to get it

Sony Xperia C3 goes on sale, Russia is first to get it

20 August, 2014 | comments (6)

The Sony Xperia C3, announced by Sony last month, and is touted as the first selfie-centric device from the Japanese manufacturer that comes with a 5MP front-facing camera and a wide range of social media extras. Today we learn that the...

Tags: Sony, Android


Xolo unveils the 4.5-inch Q610s with a sub-100 euro price tag

Xolo unveils the 4.5-inch Q610s with a sub-100 euro price tag

20 August, 2014 | comments (3)

Xolo has just unveiled the Q610s smartphone - a very affordable midrange offering. The smartphone has a 4.5" 480 x 854 display, MediaTek MT6582M with 1GB of RAM, quad-core 1.3GHz processor and Mali-400MP2 graphics chip, dual-SIM slots, 5MP camera...

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Leaked screenshot points to QHD display for Meizu MX4

Leaked screenshot points to QHD display for Meizu MX4

20 August, 2014 | comments (5)

A screenshot has leaked over in China and the source claims it belongs to the upcoming Meizu MX4. The screenshot shows a camera UI and was reportedly 1536 x 2502 in resolution pointing to QHD resolution for the Meizu MX4 screen. The issue is that...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

20 August, 2014 | comments (55)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is back at AnTuTu and this time there are benchmark scores. The Samsung N910C is powered by a Exynos 5433 (not to be confused with the Exynos 5430 found in the Galaxy Alpha), while the N910S is based on Snapdragon...

Tags: Samsung, iOS, Rumors


New images show what the fully assembled iPhone 6 will look like

New images show what the fully assembled iPhone 6 will look like

20 August, 2014 | comments (125)

We have more images of the upcoming iPhone 6 today, and for the first time we have an idea what the fully assembled phone might look like. We have seen plenty of images of the rear shell and the front panel of the phone before but this is the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Sweet 3D models put iPhone 6 next to Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Sweet 3D models put iPhone 6 next to Samsung Galaxy Alpha

20 August, 2014 | comments (52)

We've seen plenty of iPhone 6 dummies though photos are usually of bad quality and don't compare Apple's new flagship to its main rivals. Well, perhaps the biggest challenger is out, the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, and thanks to the 3D modelling skills of...


Xcode 6 SDK hints at iPhone 6 display resolution

Xcode 6 SDK hints at iPhone 6 display resolution

20 August, 2014 | comments (70)

According to some iOS 8 files found inside Xcode 6 SDK, the resolution of the iPhone 6 display will be 828 x 1472. Although the number looks like someone pulled it out their backside, there seems to be some logic behind it. One of the files...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


AT&T confirms that it will carry HTC One (M8) for Windows

AT&T confirms that it will carry HTC One (M8) for Windows

19 August, 2014 | comments (7)

It looks like the Verizon Wireless exclusivity of the freshly unveiled HTC One (M8) for Windows will not last long. AT&T announced that it will also carry the Windows Phone 8.1 beast. Pricing and availability of the smartphone for AT&T are...


Original HTC One is now receiving Android 4.4.3 in Europe

Original HTC One is now receiving Android 4.4.3 in Europe

19 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Following in the footsteps of the HTC One (M8), he original HTC One from 2013 is now apparently in the process of getting updated to Android 4.4.3 KitKat. This has started to happen in parts of Europe, with confirmed updates received in both...


Sharp Aquos Crystal for Sprint gets priced

Sharp Aquos Crystal for Sprint gets priced

19 August, 2014 | comments (63)

Yesterday the impressive-looking Sharp Aquos Crystal was announced for Japan, and back then we heard that it would be headed to Sprint in the USA, because that particular carrier is now owned by Japan's SoftBank. So here we are today, when Sprint...

Tags: Android, Sprint, Sharp


HTC One (M8) for Windows goes official with Duo camera

HTC One (M8) for Windows goes official with Duo camera

19 August, 2014 | comments (39)

Same phone, same name, different OS meet the HTC One (M8) for Windows. Don't let the name fool you, it's a Windows Phone 8.1 device but other than that it's almost an exact copy of the Android-powered HTC One (M8). For now the device is a...


Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 specs leak

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 specs leak

19 August, 2014 | comments (36)

It's been more than a year since Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Mega 5.8 and 6.3 and it's high time we see their successors on the market. The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 has been around the rumor block time and again with hints of specs and shots but today...


Nokia Lumia 530 to hit the UK on September 4

Nokia Lumia 530 to hit the UK on September 4

19 August, 2014 | comments (20)

The Nokia Lumia 530 will launch in the UK starting September 4 on EE, Vodafone, O2, Three, Phones 4u, Carphone Warehouse and probably others for the price of 60. The price has been announced by Microsoft itself so it should be the final one but...


LG G Watch 2 to appear on IFA with OLED screen

LG G Watch 2 to appear on IFA with OLED screen

19 August, 2014 | comments (11)

The LG G Watch has just started selling to users and Google Play but already we're hearing of a G Watch 2. More so the second generation of LG's brand new smartwatch could make an appearance as soon as this IFA fair in Berlin that's set to begin...


Sony Xperia M2 Aqua adds IP68 certification to M2 formula

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua adds IP68 certification to M2 formula

19 August, 2014 | comments (47)

Sony has made water-resistance a sort of trademark for the Xperia line but that's a feature usually reserved for the upper class of phones. The new Sony Xperia M2 Aqua brings the highest dust and water resistance IP rating found on a smartphone,...

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HTC announces Butterfly 2 for South Asian markets

HTC announces Butterfly 2 for South Asian markets

19 August, 2014 | comments (47)

HTC has announced the Butterfly 2 for the Asian markets. The phone was previously launched on KDDI in Japan as the J Butterfly but will now be available in other Asian markets, including Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and...

Tags: HTC, Android


LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

18 August, 2014 | comments (35)

LG announced that it will bring the UX interface which debuted with the G3 to its mid-range and entry-level smartphones and tablets. The feature-rich Android customization will appear in most of the companys devices later this year. The...

Tags: LG, Android


HTC One (M8) for T-Mobile gets updated to Android 4.4.3

HTC One (M8) for T-Mobile gets updated to Android 4.4.3

18 August, 2014 | comments (4)

HTC One (M8) for T-Mobile in the United States got treated to an update to Android 4.4.3. Software build number 2.22.531.5 is now seeding to the Big Magenta-flavored handset. As expected, the update brings a host of improvements to the...

Tags: HTC, Android


Microsoft and Samsung discuss ending their patent feud

Microsoft and Samsung discuss ending their patent feud

18 August, 2014 | comments (25)

According to a report in The Korea Times, Microsoft and Samsung have begun discussions to end their patent feud. Earlier this month, the Redmond-based company took its Korean counterpart to court over patent royalty payments. The main...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Meizu MX4 will be officially announced on September 2

Meizu MX4 will be officially announced on September 2

18 August, 2014 | comments (7)

Meizu hasn't announced the MX4 today as we thought it would, but the Chinese company has at least made the unveiling date for its next flagship smartphone official. It's September 2, so the first couple of weeks of next month are due to be very,...

Tags: Meizu, Android