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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 (4)

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 (39)

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 (14)

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 (49)

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 (38)

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 (32)

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 (18)

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 (10)

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 (44)

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,...

Tags: Sony, Android


HTC announces Butterfly 2 for South Asian markets

HTC announces Butterfly 2 for South Asian markets

19 August, 2014 | comments (45)

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 (34)

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 company’s 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 (3)

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


Mid-range Huawei smartphone with fingerprint sensor pictured

Mid-range Huawei smartphone with fingerprint sensor pictured

18 August, 2014 | comments (8)

Earlier today, we told you that Huawei started sending out invites for its September 4 pre-IFA event in Berlin. These feature a fingerprint on them, a not so subtle hint that the handset (or handsets) that will be announced early next month will...


Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks through Sony document

Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaks through Sony document

18 August, 2014 | comments (20)

At Sony's IFA press event at the beginning of September, we were so far expecting to see the Xperia Z3 debut alongside the smaller Xperia Z3 Compact. These smartphones have been leaked a few times already, so they're definitely coming - and given...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sharp Aquos Crystal and Crystal X go live in Japan

Sharp Aquos Crystal and Crystal X go live in Japan

18 August, 2014 | comments (58)

Sharp unleashed two smartphones for Japan called Aquos Crystal and Crystal X tidat. The Crystal X is the better-equipped phone of the two with a 5.5" 1080p display, Snapdragon 801 chipset with a 2.3GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. It has 32GB of...

Tags: Sharp, Android


Apple iPhone 6 to have only 1GB of RAM

Apple iPhone 6 to have only 1GB of RAM

18 August, 2014 | comments (255)

The latest iPhone 6 rumor to come out of China suggests that the upcoming iPhone 6 may retain the 1GB of RAM of its 5 and 5s predecessors. The information comes from a document detailing the RAM chip. While iOS devices generally have done well in...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


HTC One (M8) Android 4.4.3 update brings 4G support in India

HTC One (M8) Android 4.4.3 update brings 4G support in India

18 August, 2014 | comments (21)

The European HTC One (M8) got the Android 4.4.3 bug fix update last month. In addition to the OpenSSL security fix, the new firmware also brought connectivity improvements and tweaks over the Sense's proprietary Extreme Power Saving Mode, Motion...