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Snapdragon 820 benchmarked, close to Exynos 7420 performance

Snapdragon 820 benchmarked, close to Exynos 7420 performance

29 June, 2015 | comments (95)

Apple caught out Qualcomm with a 64-bit chipset and in its rush to launch one of its own the Snapdragon chipmaker produced a troubled chipset, the Snapdragon 810. It's replacement is coming, the 820, which will go back to custom-designed cores...

Tags: Qualcomm, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 26

The Top 10 trending phones of week 26

28 June, 2015 | comments (2)

Another week, another top ten chart summing up your interest in the devices in our database. Certain trends have started emerging, but it still never ceases to surprise us how huge a difference major news events, sales and launch promotions can...


The next iPhone has reportedly entered early production

The next iPhone has reportedly entered early production

27 June, 2015 | comments (114)

According to a report in Bloomberg, the next Apple iPhone has entered early production. The Cupertino giant is expected to unveil the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in September. The next-generation iPhone lineup is tipped to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Tmobile iPhone users reporting 'blue screen of death'

Tmobile iPhone users reporting 'blue screen of death'

25 June, 2015 | comments (29)

Several T-Mobile iPhone owners are experiencing random problems with their device, including freezes, restarts, and even the infamous blue screen of death, according to a MacRumors report. Affected models include the Apple iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, and...

Tags: T-Mobile, Apple


The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Another week has gone by and it was a rather uneventful one, if you judge only by a quick glance at our traditional Top 10 trending chart. The lack of movement at the top doesn't mean there isn't some action going on under the surface though. The...


Week 25 in review: Xperia Z4v, OnePlus 2, Note 5

Week 25 in review: Xperia Z4v, OnePlus 2, Note 5

21 June, 2015 | comments (0)

Another week is gone and it's time to have a quick look at what was most-exciting during the past seven days. We saw quite a few rumors and announcements, but the Xperia Z4v definitely was the most exciting one. Sony announced the Verizon-exclusive...


Apple iPhone 6S to pack Force Touch display, stronger aluminum

Apple iPhone 6S to pack Force Touch display, stronger aluminum

17 June, 2015 | comments (78)

KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo might be a name that doesn't ring a bell, but the guy has a good track record of guessing the next iPhones right, well before the official announcement. Today he supplied us with a new portion of details about the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


LG extends second battery, microSD promo for the G4

LG extends second battery, microSD promo for the G4

16 June, 2015 | comments (22)

LG has extended its promo offer to go with the G4 flagship, though it's sadly still limited to the US. Previously supposed to end on June 21, the deal is now valid through June 30 and gives G4 buyers a 32GB SanDisk microSD card and a spare battery...

Tags: LG, Android


The Top 10 trending phones of week 24

The Top 10 trending phones of week 24

14 June, 2015 | comments (28)

We knew it was a matter of time, and it has finally happened. The Samsung Galaxy S6 has met its match in popularity and has surrendered the crown, after being on top for 14 straight weeks. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the...

Tags: Samsung, Asus, Apple


iOS 9 code points at upcoming iPhone with front-facing flash

iOS 9 code points at upcoming iPhone with front-facing flash

10 June, 2015 | comments (23)

Code within the freshly released Apple iOS 9 developer beta suggests that the next iPhone might feature a vastly improved front-facing camera with LED flash. The Cupertino giant is expected to reveal the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Lenovo 6.8-inch phablet with 3500mAh battery leaks

Lenovo 6.8-inch phablet with 3500mAh battery leaks

10 June, 2015 | comments (41)

Lenovo is pushing the boundaries of what's called a phablet these days and has come up with a 6.8-inch device, which it'll still try to have you use for voice calls. What is so far known as PB1-770N, has passed certification at the Chinese regulator...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


Watch OS 2.0 to bring native apps and less dependance on iPhones

Watch OS 2.0 to bring native apps and less dependance on iPhones

08 June, 2015 | comments (12)

We know, the Apple Watch is not even available yet for purchase in brick and mortar stores, and Apple has already announced version 2.0 of its Watch OS. And it would make the Watch a lot more usable. At the opening keynote speech of Apple...

Tags: Apple, Watch OS


The Top 10 trending phones of week 23

The Top 10 trending phones of week 23

07 June, 2015 | comments (16)

One more week down and once again it is time to check on our top ten phoned chart. The past few days have been riddled with announcements, so, as a consequence, we can expect to see some shifts in the poll positions. The Top 10 trending phones...


Galaxy Note 4 beats iPhone 6, 6 Plus in customer satisfaction in US

Galaxy Note 4 beats iPhone 6, 6 Plus in customer satisfaction in US

03 June, 2015 | comments (122)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has topped the charts in customer satisfaction, leaving behind the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, according to a latest survey conducted by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). The Note 4 - which was...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


The Top 10 trending phones of week 22

The Top 10 trending phones of week 22

31 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Another week later, our traditional trending chart sees little action at the top. However, a major launch took place a few days ago, and that inevitably had an impact on the ranks further down the table. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a...


iPhone 6s camera rumored to use a 12MP RGBW sensor from Sony

iPhone 6s camera rumored to use a 12MP RGBW sensor from Sony

25 May, 2015 | comments (97)

Yet another source has chimed in, saying that the Apple iPhone 6s will pack a 12MP camera. The info by the way of a Chinese news site quoting Japanese media and claims that the sensor will switch from the traditional RGB sensor design to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 21

The Top 10 trending phones of week 21

24 May, 2015 | comments (25)

In a week highlighted by the announcement of the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus duo, our traditional Top 10 trending chart sees mostly the same players at the top with a few popular models returning in the lower half of the table. The Top 10 trending phones...

Tags: Samsung, Asus, Apple, Yu, Lenovo


Week 21 in review: OnePlus Two, Galaxy A8 and bezelless phones

Week 21 in review: OnePlus Two, Galaxy A8 and bezelless phones

24 May, 2015 | comments (1)

Another busy week has gone by and once again, we attempt to sum up the most exciting news from the past seven days. It seems the season for major flagship announcement has passed, so now it's time for rumors and speculations about their successors...


Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

Samsung CEO denies Galaxy Note 5 July launch rumors

20 May, 2015 | comments (39)

Samsung's CEO J.K. Shin denied the recent rumors regarding the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy Note 5. Earlier some reports suggested the Galaxy S6 is doing underwhelming on the market. The rumors continued that the low sales may lead to early release of...

Tags: Samsung, Android


The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

The Top 10 trending phones of week 20

17 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Another week has passed and it's time for our usual Top 10 trending chart. The Galaxy S6 remains in the lead, but tough times are coming for the Samsung flagship. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the devices that gathered the...

Tags: Samsung, Yu, Asus, Apple, LG