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Lumia 735 launches in the UK, Australia, Malaysia and Ireland

Lumia 735 launches in the UK, Australia, Malaysia and Ireland

02 October, 2014 | comments (2)

Microsoft is launching the Lumia 735 today. In the UK, this was expected and the company announced a few addition markets the phone is going to be available in and they're Australia, Malaysia and Ireland. The phone roll out to more regions in the...


iOS 8.1 to launch on October 20 with Apple Pay

iOS 8.1 to launch on October 20 with Apple Pay

02 October, 2014 | comments (15)

Apple has already started seeding iOS 8.1 beta to developers, but now we get an idea when regular users will be getting to try it. The latest version of iOS will come with Apple Pay and will reportedly be ready for prime time on October...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Sony Xperia Z3 to launch in Canada at the end of the month

Sony Xperia Z3 to launch in Canada at the end of the month

02 October, 2014 | comments (2)

Sony is returning to the North American market in a big way – it has secured deals with multiple US carriers for its Xperia Z3 flagship and has now revealed it will make it widely available in Canada too. The waterproof Sony flagship will hit...

Tags: Sony, Android


Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

02 October, 2014 | comments (17)

Apple has officially announced the pricing and availability for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus just two days ago. The smartphone duo will kick off on October 17, while the online pre-orders start a week earlier - on October 10. Apple Retail pickups...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Vertu Aster mates premium materials to high-end Android

Vertu Aster mates premium materials to high-end Android

02 October, 2014 | comments (26)

The new Moto X may have a metal frame and leather back options but it has nothing on the new Vertu Aster. The Aster is a more affordable (by Vertu standards) version of the Signature Touch. Besides the titanium and sapphire, the Aster features a...

Tags: Vertu, Android


Sony denies working on stock AOSP ROMs for Xperia devices

Sony denies working on stock AOSP ROMs for Xperia devices

02 October, 2014 | comments (17)

There have been rumors of Sony working on stock AOSP ROMs for its Xperia series of phones. This naturally excited a lot of people, as it meant you could have a stock Android experience on your Xperia device and since the ROM came from the...

Tags: Sony, Android


Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

01 October, 2014 | comments (91)

It appears that Apple is yet to catch a break from iOS 8-related troubles. According to a new report, Bluetooth connectivity issues plague the Cupertino giant’s mobile OS. The issue affects devices with iOS 8.0.2 as well. Users of iPhone 6...

Tags: Apple, iOS


European Samsung Galaxy S5 Active leaks out

European Samsung Galaxy S5 Active leaks out

01 October, 2014 | comments (19)

It appears that the AT&T exclusivity on the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is about to come to an end. Live images of a version of the rugged smartphone for the European market made the rounds online. Visually, the EU-spec Samsung Galaxy S5...


Samsung outs release timeline map for the Galaxy Note 4

Samsung outs release timeline map for the Galaxy Note 4

01 October, 2014 | comments (47)

If you're still wondering when to expect the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on store shelves in your particular country, this is clearly for you. The Korean company has posted an image of a map with a release timeline attached to it on its Facebook...

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Motorola Nexus 6 seemingly photographed in the wild

Motorola Nexus 6 seemingly photographed in the wild

01 October, 2014 | comments (38)

Just a couple of days ago we got a pretty comprehensive leak about the upcoming Nexus 6, made by Motorola. Yet despite all the hardware details we received at that point, in terms of images all we had to go on was a render that was supposedly close...


LG Liger (F490L) with LG Odin SoC gets Bluetooth certified

LG Liger (F490L) with LG Odin SoC gets Bluetooth certified

01 October, 2014 | comments (5)

Today the LG F490L has received its Bluetooth certification thanks to the Bluetooth SIG. It supports Bluetooth 4.0 as well as 4G LTE connectivity. The F490L is codenamed Liger according to past rumors, and it's going to be pretty special for the...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony Xperia Z3X benchmarked, Snapdragon 810 in tow

Sony Xperia Z3X benchmarked, Snapdragon 810 in tow

01 October, 2014 | comments (101)

It looks like Sony is getting ready to launch a new phablet, to succeed the Xperia Z Ultra from last year. The device will be called Xperia Z3X and it's going to be a beast. The first details about it were actually leaked back in July, which is...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Xolo Q2100 launches with fingerprint sensor, $219 price

Xolo Q2100 launches with fingerprint sensor, $219 price

01 October, 2014 | comments (20)

The Xolo Q2100 launches today in India packing a fingerprint sensor at the back, a first for the company. It also has an IR blaster complete with a preloaded Peel Smart Remote app. The dual-SIM phone is powered by a MediaTek MT6582 chipset...

Tags: Xolo, Android


Asus updates the Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 with Android 4.4 KitKat

Asus updates the Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 with Android 4.4 KitKat

01 October, 2014 | comments (21)

Hours after Asus released Android 4.4 KitKat for the ZenFone 4, its bigger brothers, the ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 6 are also getting treated to an updated firmware. The update is currently live in China and Taiwan, but will also hit more...

Tags: ASUS, Android


 Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK contract prices revealed

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 UK contract prices revealed

01 October, 2014 | comments (31)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was announced by the Korean company last month during the IFA trade show in Berlin. Britons have been able to book their SIM-free unit for a while now as pre-orders have opened, but now we learn more about the on-contract...

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Moto X (2014) hits UK in limited supply, costs £395

Moto X (2014) hits UK in limited supply, costs £395

01 October, 2014 | comments (9)

Sales of the the Moto X (2014) are already underway in the US, but in the UK the phone is yet to appear in stores. UK retailer Unlocked Mobiles has announced that it has the phone in stock, but supply is quite limited. The SIM-free, 16GB...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Lumia 830 will go on sale this week

Lumia 830 will go on sale this week

01 October, 2014 | comments (28)

The Lumia 830 will hit store shelves this week at a recommended retail price of €330 before taxes and subsidies. The first of two mid-rangers showed off at this year's IFA briefly held the position of thinnest phone with optical image stabilization...

Tags: LG, Android


LG F60 is an LTE-enabled mid-range handset

LG F60 is an LTE-enabled mid-range handset

01 October, 2014 | comments (15)

LG just unveiled the LG F60 – an LTE-enabled mid-range handset. It has a zippy quad-core processor and runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat spiced up with LG's proprietary Knock code and Gesture Shot. The phone has a 4.5" IPS screen with the disappointing...

Tags: LG, Android


Asus releases Android 4.4 KitKat update for the ZenFone 4

Asus releases Android 4.4 KitKat update for the ZenFone 4

01 October, 2014 | comments (29)

Asus has announced on Twitter that the Android 4.4 KitKat update has started rolling out for the Asus ZenFone 4. It's a bit late now to do this but better late than never. Meanwhile, those who bought the bigger and more expensive ZenFone 5...

Tags: ASUS, Android


Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro launched in India for 32,999 INR

Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro launched in India for 32,999 INR

01 October, 2014 | comments (38)

Lenovo has launched the new Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro in India. The phone is priced at 32,999 INR ($534). The Lenovo VIBE Z2 Pro has a 6.0-inch, 2560x1440 resolution display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC, 3GB RAM, 32GB storage space, 16 megapixel...

Tags: Lenovo, Android