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Watch the Google I/O keynote presentation right here

Watch the Google I/O keynote presentation right here

28 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Google's annual I/O conference is about to begin shortly and up first is the all-important keynote presentation. We will be covering the speech live as it goes, but, you can also tag along for yourself. We have embedded the player for you...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Samsung's project Valley might start the era of foldable devices

Samsung's project Valley might start the era of foldable devices

28 May, 2015 | comments (32)

Samsung has been working on flexible displays for quite some time now and the Galaxy Note Edge and S6 edge are a definite testament to its huge success. But, flexible is one thing, while foldable opens up a whole new array of challenges and...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


LG G5 tipped to come with iris recognition

LG G5 tipped to come with iris recognition

28 May, 2015 | comments (25)

The LG G4 is only now making its way to store shelves, but that in no way means that the company is not hard at work on the successor. Aiming to one-up rivals in the biometrics department now that fingerprint scanning is becoming a mainstream...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Apple Pay should receive a reward program at WWDC

Apple Pay should receive a reward program at WWDC

28 May, 2015 | comments (10)

Apple Pay has had a rather turbulent upraising, ever since it was announced back in September 2014. Cupertino's NFC-based wireless payment service has hit more than a few snags in the short time it has been around, ranging from technical and...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Lumia 940 and XL to have 20MP camera, USB Type C connectors

Lumia 940 and XL to have 20MP camera, USB Type C connectors

28 May, 2015 | comments (44)

It's been too long since the last Lumia flagship, but rumors hint at what's to come. The info allegedly comes from sources close to Microsoft who say that the Lumia 940 will have an 830-like design. The phones are based on an aluminum frame, the...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Meizu teases the m1 note 2, announcement due on June 2

Meizu teases the m1 note 2, announcement due on June 2

28 May, 2015 | comments (4)

The Meizu m1 note 2, which was little more than a rumor until a live image surfaced a few days ago, is now all but confirmed by the Chinese company itself. In a newly released teaser image, an outline of the upcoming smartphone shows the relocated...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Galaxy S6, S6 edge camera update, Android 5.1 due in June

Galaxy S6, S6 edge camera update, Android 5.1 due in June

28 May, 2015 | comments (25)

Android 5.1 Lollipop will bring new camera interface and features to Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. The new firmware is expected to arrive on the duo of flagship smartphones in June. With Android 5.1, the already capable 16MP camera...


YotaPhone 2 will reportedly have two successors

YotaPhone 2 will reportedly have two successors

28 May, 2015 | comments (1)

There will be two successors of the e-ink display-toting YotaPhone 2 - YotaPhone 3 and YotaPhone 2c. The word arrived from the company’s Managing Director for the Americas. As expected, YotaPhone 3 will bring updated hardware, including more...

Tags: Yota, Android, Rumors


Asus ZenFone Selfie tipped with 13MP front-facing camera

Asus ZenFone Selfie tipped with 13MP front-facing camera

28 May, 2015 | comments (17)

According to a report from Asia, Asus is about introduce a selfie-centric version of the ZenFone 2. Dubbed ZenFone Selfie, the device is expected to debut during Computex, which kicks off next week in Taiwan. Asus ZenFone Selfie is tipped to...

Tags: Asus, Android, Rumors


Here's what to expect from Google I/O 2015

Here's what to expect from Google I/O 2015

27 May, 2015 | comments (16)

Another year, another Google I/O event. It seems that only days ago, we were waiting impatiently to finally learn what the 'L' in Android 5.0 stands for and how it is going to change mobile tech. Now, with the next event set for tomorrow, May 28 at...


Two Motorola QHD flagships with Lollipop leak

Two Motorola QHD flagships with Lollipop leak

27 May, 2015 | comments (39)

While almost all handset makers have introduced a QHD flagship, Motorola stuck with 1080p for its DROID Turbo/Moto Turbo flagship last year. Things are about to change however as latest rumors suggest Motorola is working on next generation...


Xiaomi Mi 5 may pack a 5.5-inch screen, Snapdragon 820 chipset

Xiaomi Mi 5 may pack a 5.5-inch screen, Snapdragon 820 chipset

27 May, 2015 | comments (28)

The Xiaomi Mi 5 can't stay out of the rumor mill. It has been in there so long that new rumors suggest features that weren’t around when the first rumors cropped up. The latest one says the new Mi flagship will use a Snapdragon 820 chipset,...


Dual-battery toting Gionee M5 gets caught in TENAA listing

Dual-battery toting Gionee M5 gets caught in TENAA listing

26 May, 2015 | comments (17)

The freshly teased Gionee M5 mid-ranger made an appearance in TENAA listing in China. The successor of Gionee Marathon M3 packs an uncommon dual-battery setup. Specs-wise, Gionee M5 features a quad-core CPU clocked at 1.3GHz, 2GB of RAM, and...


HTC WF5w passes through TENAA in China with 7.49mm waistline

HTC WF5w passes through TENAA in China with 7.49mm waistline

26 May, 2015 | comments (7)

A yet to be unveils HTC WF5w mid-ranger passed through TENAA in China. With TD-LTE connectivity on board, the device is headed to the local carrier giant China Mobile. The specs of HTC WF5w include 1.5GHz octa-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, and...

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Samsung Galaxy J1 Pop is reportedly in development

Samsung Galaxy J1 Pop is reportedly in development

26 May, 2015 | comments (5)

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (SM-J100) is just a few months old at this point, but a new report claims its maker is already hard at work on a new version. The device which is currently in development will have the model number SM-J110, and it could be...


Android M to set update life, Nexus devices get 2 years

Android M to set update life, Nexus devices get 2 years

26 May, 2015 | comments (47)

Unveiling a new smartphone OS version has become a lot like a sporting event, drawing a lot of attention and seeing people guess at the outcome months before it even happens. The Android M Super Cup is drawing near and some already think they know...

Tags: Android, Rumors


Android M to focus on optimizing RAM, battery performance

Android M to focus on optimizing RAM, battery performance

25 May, 2015 | comments (74)

Google will reportedly focus on optimizing RAM and battery performance with Android M. The next major Android iteration is expected to debut in preview guise during Google I/O that kicks off later this week. Better battery management in...


Purported live photo of entry-level Samsung Z LTE handset leaks

Purported live photo of entry-level Samsung Z LTE handset leaks

25 May, 2015 | comments (4)

An alleged live photo of an unannounced Samsung Z LTE smartphone made the rounds online. According to the image’s source, the Tizen OS smartphone is said to be a variant of the entry-level Samsung Z1 with 4G LTE connectivity. After comparing...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Rumor points at upcoming duo of Nexus handsets by LG and Huawei

Rumor points at upcoming duo of Nexus handsets by LG and Huawei

25 May, 2015 | comments (34)

According to a new report, there is a duo of Nexus smartphones set to debut this year. The devices will be made by LG and Huawei. Codenamed Angler, then upcoming LG-made Nexus Smartphone is said to have a 5.2” display. The device’s battery...

Tags: LG, Huawei, Android, Rumors


Gionee M5 tipped to pack dual battery

Gionee M5 tipped to pack dual battery

25 May, 2015 | comments (19)

Gionee has been diversifying its range in several directions for the past few months and after the super-slim Elife S7 launched a couple of months ago, the feature-packed Elife E8 is next in line. Meanwhile the company is apparently also working on...