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HTC One E9+ (A55) appears on the company's website in China

HTC One E9+ (A55) appears on the company's website in China

29 March, 2015 | comments (11)

After a number of rumours and leaks, HTC quietly listed the One E9+ smartphone on its website in China. The Taiwanese manufacturer has not mentioned a launch date or price for the new handset yet. The actual specifications of HTC One E9+ are...

Tags: HTC, Android


Counterclockwise: HTC Dream, Galaxy S, Xperia

Counterclockwise: HTC Dream, Galaxy S, Xperia

28 March, 2015 | comments (2)

Counterclockwise is a weekly write-up that looks back on the history of mobile devices, concentrating on the current time of the year – late March in this case. This time around we got caught up tracking the launches of the flagship Android phones...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge survives a brutal drop test video

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge survives a brutal drop test video

29 March, 2015 | comments (80)

Samsung brags about the Corning Gorilla Glass 4 panels used for the Galaxy S6 edge and it might have a good reason for that. Both the back and the dual-curved 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display have protected by Corning's latest. A Korean video...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

29 March, 2015 | comments (7)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is on top of our weekly trending phones chart yet again, and leads by a country mile. A good 100k hits per day behind, the affordable and hugely popular Galaxy Grand Prime takes the second, inches ahead of another offering by...


Week 13 in review: bezelless Oppo and launches in India

Week 13 in review: bezelless Oppo and launches in India

29 March, 2015 | comments (2)

Another week passed and it is one again time to look back and see what excited the mobile world during the past few days. Oppo has been generating a lot of attention with its new bezelless screen technology. It started up slow with a leaked...


T-Mobile’s Galaxy S6, S6 Edge gets first OTA update

T-Mobile’s Galaxy S6, S6 Edge gets first OTA update

29 March, 2015 | comments (12)

Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge are yet to go on sale, but those lucky enough to get their units a few days in advance are already been treated to their first firmware update. To enhance that experience, Samsung has pushed an OTA update...


Alleged HTC One M9+ press images appear on Twitter

Alleged HTC One M9+ press images appear on Twitter

28 March, 2015 | comments (51)

Alleged press renders of the upcoming HTC One M9+ made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @upleaks. The high-end smartphone is going to make its official debut next month, on April 8 in Beijing. In line with past leaks, the press images...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB goes on open sale at Flipkart in India

Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB goes on open sale at Flipkart in India

28 March, 2015 | comments (23)

The rapidly growing Chinese electronics startup, Xiaomi, is going places with the series of announcements to boost the smartphone sales. Xiaomi has announced it will sell the Mi 4 64 GB model without registration on Flipkart in India starting March...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android, India


Xiaomi starts selling smartphones at physical stores in India

Xiaomi starts selling smartphones at physical stores in India

28 March, 2015 | comments (16)

Since July 2014, Xiaomi has introduced five smartphones and one tablet based on the Android-inspired MIUI user interface in India. So far, the Chinese electronics startup has been selling those devices in partnership with Indian e-commerce company -...

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Upcoming Windows 10 for phones build will work on more devices

Upcoming Windows 10 for phones build will work on more devices

28 March, 2015 | comments (36)

Microsoft has announced that the next build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones will support a lot more devices. "I get a ton of questions every day on Twitter about when your favorite phones will be usable, and I’m happy to report...


BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite now available in Canada

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 Graphite now available in Canada

27 March, 2015 | comments (10)

BlackBerry announced the third generation Porsche Design P’9983 handset last year. The luxury smartphone is now available in Canada for $1,950 CAD ($1,545). BlackBerry has once again teamed up with the Porsche Design team to build the...

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Official hands-on video gives a peek of BlackBerry Leap

Official hands-on video gives a peek of BlackBerry Leap

27 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Hot on the heels of its latest quarterly earnings report, BlackBerry published an official hands-on video of the budget friendlyLeap smartphone. Earlier this month, BlackBerry announced the Leap at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The...

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LG G4 to arrive at the end of April, rumor says

LG G4 to arrive at the end of April, rumor says

27 March, 2015 | comments (150)

The LG G4 has been in the news for quite a while now, the most recent purported leak about it being from mere hours ago - and surfacing the image you can see to the left, which might show it. All this said, you may be wondering when to expect it...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Huawei's next Honor smartphone seemingly leaks in pictures

Huawei's next Honor smartphone seemingly leaks in pictures

27 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Huawei's Honor line of affordable yet not underpowered smartphones is enjoying more and more success. With this lineup, the Chinese company has emulated Xiaomi's sales model somewhat, opting to mostly get rid of intermediaries and sell directly to...

Tags: Huawei, Android


BlackBerry ends Q4 on a $28 million profit

BlackBerry ends Q4 on a $28 million profit

27 March, 2015 | comments (33)

BlackBerry's financial results for Q4 are out showing the company managed to end it on a profit. For the three-month period ending on February 28, BlackBerry reports a net profit of $28 million, while a year earlier the company's situation wasn't...

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Huawei details Kirin 930 chipset, says it uses enhanced A53E cores

Huawei details Kirin 930 chipset, says it uses enhanced A53E cores

27 March, 2015 | comments (16)

Huawei made significant progress with its in-house chipsets and after the flop that the Kirin 910 turned out to be in the Ascend P7, the following iterations were markedly better. Both the Kirin 920 inside the Honor 6 and the Kirin 925 that powered...

Tags: Huawei, Android


New flagship of HTC Desire line gets its specs leaked

New flagship of HTC Desire line gets its specs leaked

27 March, 2015 | comments (12)

It seems HTC has been hard at work on new devices lately. Just a few hours ago, word came out, that the Taiwanese manufacturer is planning to hit the Chinese market with an array of new devices and now another leak has surfaced, providing...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC T1H tablet leaked specs point to an AllWinner SoC

HTC T1H tablet leaked specs point to an AllWinner SoC

27 March, 2015 | comments (35)

According to rumors, HTC is preparing to hit hard on the Chinese market. We have already heard news of the One M9, M9 Plus, as well as the E9 and perhaps even an E9 Plus, which should be hitting store is the growing Asia market pretty soon. But...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Oppo N1 gets official Cyanogen CM11S ROM

Oppo N1 gets official Cyanogen CM11S ROM

27 March, 2015 | comments (9)

Oppo N1 was launched in 2013 with an innovative rotating camera lens, top-notch hardware and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS skinned with Oppo's Color launcher. The N1 was also the first phone to receive an official Cyanogen treatment as a...


Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in India on April 13

Asus Zenfone 2 arrives in India on April 13

27 March, 2015 | comments (140)

Asus caused quite the stir back in January, when it announced the Zenfone 2, which would pack a high-end Intel Atom chipset alongside 4GB of RAM, and cost $200 in the meantime. As it later turned out, that wasn't quite the case and the price was for...

Tags: Asus, Android