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Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

07 March, 2015 | comments (1)

Xiaomi has a new contest in India, held via the official Facebook page. There you must find three words into a word puzzle and then you automatically participate for winning one of the three gadgets. The puzzle has words such as 'Quick...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


HTC A55 is HTC One E9 with QuadHD screen, MT6795 chip

HTC A55 is HTC One E9 with QuadHD screen, MT6795 chip

06 March, 2015 | comments (15)

HTC A55 made the rounds just a month ago with flagship-grade specs, but it was rumored as a Desire smartphone. Today we finally learn its retail name - it's indeed a flagship phone from the One series - the HTC One E9. HTC Hima Ace or HTC A55...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Huawei P8 Max tipped, as the P8 gets teased in leaked photos

Huawei P8 Max tipped, as the P8 gets teased in leaked photos

06 March, 2015 | comments (9)

Two new alleged photos of the Huawei P8 have surfaced revealing the phone's thin profile. The company's upcoming flagship is rumored to measure just 6mm, 0.5mm less than its predecessor, the Ascend P7. Additionally, according to Chinese...


Sony VP: Xperia Z3 is doing fine, focus shifts to user experience

Sony VP: Xperia Z3 is doing fine, focus shifts to user experience

06 March, 2015 | comments (74)

Sony Vice President for Western Europe shared some interesting in-house info. According to the company's official the entire Xperia Z3 series - the Z3, Z3 Compact and the Z3 Tablet Compact - are doing very well on the market. Sony understands it...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is receiving Android 5.0 too

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is receiving Android 5.0 too

05 March, 2015 | comments (12)

It's clearly Android 5.0 Lollipop update season for Samsung smartphones these days (at least the high-end ones, that is). We've seen a lot of rollouts starting over the past few days, and the latest device to get to run the newest iteration of...


Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

05 March, 2015 | comments (93)

The LG G3 and iPhone 6 aren't the only smartphones to receive awards from the GSM Association, as it turns out. While those two got the "Best smartphone" title, keep in mind that voting for the category ended in November 2014. So basically they won...


Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

05 March, 2015 | comments (13)

The rollout of Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung devices continues. Mere hours ago we saw the new OS making it to T-Mobile's Galaxy Note 3, and now it's time for that phone's successor to taste something sweet too. In this case, however, we're...


LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

05 March, 2015 | comments (30)

LG reportedly decided on using a fingerprint scanner on its next LG G4 flagship. Until recently the company was against investing into such technology though it has been following the trend since its revival with the iPhone 5s. Back in 2013 Apple...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Motorola sends out Moto E (2015) launch invites in India

Motorola sends out Moto E (2015) launch invites in India

05 March, 2015 | comments (8)

Motorola Moto E (2015) went official a week ago with new chipset and LTE support. A less-powerful 3G-only flavor featuring the old specs - a dual-core processor and 3G connectivity - is also available and it is already on sale in the...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge manuals now available online

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge manuals now available online

05 March, 2015 | comments (15)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge were met with great acclaim at the MWC and are already available for pre-order in some countries. If you're itching to learn more about the S6 duo you can check out our hands-on from the MWC halls, but you...


Oppo R1x launching worldwide in April

Oppo R1x launching worldwide in April

05 March, 2015 | comments (11)

Some of you surely remember another visually appealing Oppo smartphone - the R1C, which was announced in January. The stunning sapphire-glass-back Oppo R1C will soon be available worldwide, under the name Oppo R1x. The handset is crafted up to...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Galaxy Note 3 also getting Lollipop OTA in India

Galaxy Note 3 also getting Lollipop OTA in India

05 March, 2015 | comments (74)

Just hours ago we reported that Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N900T), which is the T-Mobile version is now getting an Android 5.0 OTA. Now, it appears, the much anticipated Lollipop update has reached India and is already seeding. Bear in mind that...


VAIO smartphone retail packaging surfaces online

VAIO smartphone retail packaging surfaces online

05 March, 2015 | comments (27)

We revealed VAIO Corporation of Japan is preparing to launch a VAIO branded smartphone on March 12. Sony has no involvement since the VAIO brand was sold off to Japan Industrial Partners and relaunched independently. With imminent launch next...


Android 5.0 arrives on Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile

Android 5.0 arrives on Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile

05 March, 2015 | comments (41)

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for T-Mobile began receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop. Samsung official support FAQs page revealed the news about the major OS update. Android 5.0 brings a host of new features to the Korean giantís 2013 flagship phablet....


Did HTC just reveal One M9's US retail price?

Did HTC just reveal One M9's US retail price?

05 March, 2015 | comments (19)

The HTC One M9, which went official just a few days ago, might carry a US price tag of around $599. The information comes from a new promotion, dubbed HTC One (M9) Sweepstakes, which allows US residents (age 18 older) a chance to win the new...

Tags: HTC, Android


Huawei Watch will reportedly carry a massive price tag

Huawei Watch will reportedly carry a massive price tag

05 March, 2015 | comments (32)

According to a new report, the freshly announced Huawei Watch will carry a massive price tag. The Android Wear device will allegedly cost $1,000 when available. Considering that there is no official word from Huawei on the subject, we...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei's Honor 6 Plus arrives in India later this month

Huawei's Honor 6 Plus arrives in India later this month

04 March, 2015 | comments (8)

Just yesterday we heard that Huawei plans to sell the Honor 6 Plus in the UK in the near future. It's even got a partnership with an operator over there, ensuring the European launch will go as smooth as possible. Now it's surfaced that the...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei Honor 4X is headed to the UK with new chipset

Huawei Honor 4X is headed to the UK with new chipset

04 March, 2015 | comments (13)

Following in the footsteps of the higher-end Honor 6 Plus, Huawei's Honor 4X is on its way to the UK too. In this case we haven't heard about an operator partner yet, but the Honor 4X should be up for grabs in the UK sometime in the second quarter...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei supposedly confirmed as the next Nexus phone maker

Huawei supposedly confirmed as the next Nexus phone maker

04 March, 2015 | comments (81)

Kevin Yang, the Director of China Research at iSuppli, has shared on his Weibo account that Huawei is indeed chosen by Google as one of the makers of the next Nexus smartphone. While the information isn't backed up by any evidence, it comes from a...


A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

A Nokia 1100 with quad-core CPU and Lollipop spotted online

04 March, 2015 | comments (69)

Recently there has been some movement on the Nokia front with the Android-powered N1 tablet selling out by the truck-load in mere seconds. This is perhaps why this alleged leaked benchmark sheet is so exciting. The prospect of Nokia coming back to...