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LG G Vista is headed to AT&T too, leaked manual reveals

LG G Vista is headed to AT&T too, leaked manual reveals

26 July, 2014 | comments (1)

The LG G Vista will be on sale at AT&T too, alongside Verizon. This revelation comes from the manual for AT&T's version of the handset, which has been leaked. As you can see in the images below, AT&T's logo is featured prominently on the back of...

Tags: LG , Android, AT&T


Verizon will throttle LTE for heavy users of unlimited data

Verizon will throttle LTE for heavy users of unlimited data

26 July, 2014 | comments (11)

If you're still on an unlimited data plan from Verizon, there's some pretty bad news coming your way. Your carrier of choice has decided it's time to take its efforts to get you off unlimited data to the next level. And that is throttling 4G LTE...

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Verizon trialing bloatware removal on LG G3

Verizon trialing bloatware removal on LG G3

26 July, 2014 | comments (6)

Verizon is currently trialing unistalling bloatware and its first guinea pig is the LG G3. The "pre-loaded" apps will be installed during the setup process but some of them will support unistalling using the standard Android method. Installing...

Tags: Verizon, Android, LG


Italy pre-orders open for Xiaomi Mi 4

Italy pre-orders open for Xiaomi Mi 4

26 July, 2014 | comments (17)

Italy is the first lucky country in Europe to get the Xiaomi Mi 4. The device has entered pre-order stage and is planned to ship in August. You'll need to cough up €394.90 to get a 16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 in either white or black color. The 64GB unit is...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


US Cellphone Unlocking bill one step closer to passing

US Cellphone Unlocking bill one step closer to passing

25 July, 2014 | comments (23)

The Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act was expected to get bogged down in legalities when it was presented to the House of Representatives. In a fortunate turn of events, it didn't. The bill has actually passed through the House...

Tags: Misc


Lenovo K920 Vibe Z2 Pro caught in selfie, specs now official

Lenovo K920 Vibe Z2 Pro caught in selfie, specs now official

25 July, 2014 | comments (27)

It was only yesterday when we found out that Lenovo is planning to unveil its next flagship smartphone, the K920, on August 5. And now thanks to an executive at the Chinese company, we get to see a picture showing its back, as well as a full spec...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


HTC Desire 610 also launched by AT&T today

HTC Desire 610 also launched by AT&T today

25 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The Amazon Fire Phone isn't the only handset that's become available at AT&T today. The HTC Desire 610 joins it in the carrier's portfolio, as anticipated last week when it first got listed on AT&T's website. And now it's due to be out too. To...

Tags: HTC, Android, AT&T


Amazon's Fire Phone is now available for $199.99

Amazon's Fire Phone is now available for $199.99

25 July, 2014 | comments (14)

The Amazon Fire Phone is now available for purchase, either from the retailer itself or from AT&T. The price you have to pay is $199.99 if you want to get it through a classic two-year contract arrangement with the carrier. Though if that...

Tags: Amazon, Android, AT&T


Alleged Motorola Moto X+1 prototype photographed

Alleged Motorola Moto X+1 prototype photographed

25 July, 2014 | comments (30)

New Alleged photos of the Motorola Moto X+1 have surfaced alongside detailed information regarding the phone's specifications. The photos received by AndroidPolice.com show the phone in its full glory with a custom wooden back. According to...


Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 passes through FCC

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 passes through FCC

25 July, 2014 | comments (23)

Despite numerous leaks of the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, we have still not glimpsed the rumored upcoming phablet in the flesh. The latest FCC certification, however, brings the device one step closer to reality, revealing dimensions and connectivity...


Motorola Moto G on Verizon receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Motorola Moto G on Verizon receives Android 4.4.4 KitKat

25 July, 2014 | comments (19)

The Google Play Store version of the Moto G already received an update to Android 4.4.4 KitKat and now the company announced it's time for Verizon users to start getting it too. The OTA update should be seeding now to Verizon Moto G phones starting...


Metal Huawei C199 with 5.5-inch screen passes TENAA certification

Metal Huawei C199 with 5.5-inch screen passes TENAA certification

25 July, 2014 | comments (7)

A metal-clad Huawei C199 got its certification from the Chinese wireless authority TENAA. It packs a 5.5" 720p screen and is powered by a homebrewed HiSilicon Kirin 920 chipset. The chipset is based on ARM's big.LITTLE design with four Cortex-A15...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Octa-core Samsung G900H Galaxy S5 gets a performance update too

Octa-core Samsung G900H Galaxy S5 gets a performance update too

25 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The octa-core Samsung G900H Galaxy S5 is getting the same 200MB update that its Snapdragon-based twin received yesterday. The update has a rather short change log – "improved performance" – but no details on how and what got faster. The update will...


Latest Chrome beta hints at Android L being version 4.5

Latest Chrome beta hints at Android L being version 4.5

25 July, 2014 | comments (17)

Ever since Google announced Android L at Google I/O last month, speculations ran wild as to not only what L will end up being called (Lollipop seems to be the fan favorite), but also what version number it will sport. The latest Chrome beta 37...


Samsung launches Galaxy TabQ with 7” display in China

Samsung launches Galaxy TabQ with 7” display in China

25 July, 2014 | comments (15)

Samsung has officially launched its mid-range Galaxy TabQ tablet in the Chinese land. The tablet will be compatible with China Mobile and China Unicom. The Galaxy TabQ sports a 7-inch TFT display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The tablet...

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Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 LTE-A now getting KitKat

Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 LTE-A now getting KitKat

24 July, 2014 | comments (18)

Today the time has finally come for the update to Android 4.4 KitKat to reach the internationally sold Samsung GT-I9506. This, you may remember, is a Galaxy S4 variant that launched last fall sporting the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset, as opposed...


AT&T misses estimates for its second quarter results

AT&T misses estimates for its second quarter results

24 July, 2014 | comments (3)

It's time for AT&T to let its investors know how it's performed over the course of the second quarter of this year (April to June, that is). And unlike what Verizon reported, things aren't all rosy in this case. AT&T managed to miss analysts'...

Tags: AT&T


Lenovo to unveil its K920 flagship on August 5

Lenovo to unveil its K920 flagship on August 5

24 July, 2014 | comments (35)

Lenovo is all set to unveil its latest flagship smartphone, the K920. Wang Yan, the company’s marketing general manager has posted a teaser image on his Weibo account that gives us a glimpse of the smartphone. The teaser image confirms the...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks in another set of images

Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks in another set of images

24 July, 2014 | comments (50)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaked just a few hours ago in its first live images. The source also shed some light on the specs - a 4.7" Super AMOLED display, LTE-enabled Exynos chipset, 32GB non-expandable storage, fingerprint and hear-rate sensors, Galaxy...


HTC One (M8) now available in Red and Pink in the UK

HTC One (M8) now available in Red and Pink in the UK

24 July, 2014 | comments (4)

HTC One (M8) was officially announced in Silver and Black color options and now, the smartphone will be available in two more color options – Red and Pink in the UK. The Red variant will be exclusive to O2, starting from August 7 with...

Tags: HTC, Android