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Developer unearths evidence of Nokia 900 Windows Phone

Developer unearths evidence of Nokia 900 Windows Phone

16 September, 2011 | comments (13)

Is this the first Nokia Windows Phone handset naming confirmed? Apparently, there was a developer that was using Remote Device Access to mess with a Nokia N9 and when he entered Bluetooth connections he saw "Nokia 900 Windows Phone" in the list of...


HTC Runnymede to be called HTC Bass, supposedly

HTC Runnymede to be called HTC Bass, supposedly

16 September, 2011 | comments (7)

The still unofficial HTC Runnymede has popped up on a UK retailer's website only sporting a different name - the HTC Bass. Handtec lists the device as coming soon and hasn't given us a price yet. The supposedly-named Bass will have a...


HTC Vigor press shot emerges, announcement seems imminent

HTC Vigor press shot emerges, announcement seems imminent

15 September, 2011 | comments (43)

Yesterday HTC unveiled the powerhouse that is the Sensation XE, but it seems that the Taiwanese company isn't done with the major announcements just yet. It appears that they will have an even hotter handset to show us at their NY event next...


LG LU6200 leaks - LTE, 1.5GHz dual-core CPU and HD screen

LG LU6200 leaks - LTE, 1.5GHz dual-core CPU and HD screen

15 September, 2011 | comments (71)

We just stumbled upon some photos of a yet unannounced LG handset that might be the company's next flagship. The Android smartphone is supposedly called LG LU6200 and, unfortunately, will be a South Korea-exclusive at launch. Chances are that a...


Specs for HTC Runnymede and Bliss leak, a new press shot too

Specs for HTC Runnymede and Bliss leak, a new press shot too

13 September, 2011 | comments (20)

It's been just a day since we met the first leaked HTC Runnymede press shots and today we get a better press photo plus the full official specifications. We already knew most of the specs, but it's still a good thing to have them confirmed. HTC...


LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

09 September, 2011 | comments (21)

LG hasnít officially introduced the LG Univa E510, which is supposedly the Optimus Two, but the smartphone has surfaced yet again, starring in a quick hands-on. The hands-on confirms most of the specs of the Optimus One successor, including that it...


Support page for Samsung I9250 is up, we also get some specs

Support page for Samsung I9250 is up, we also get some specs

08 September, 2011 | comments (105)

The evidence that the Samsung I9250 is nearing its launch is becoming overwhelming - yesterday it was a leaked user agent profile and today brings us a dummy support page for the I9250. The page is pretty much empty besides some FAQ's and How-to...


Harder, better, faster, stronger, Sonim's XP5300 Force 3G appears

Harder, better, faster, stronger, Sonim's XP5300 Force 3G appears

05 September, 2011 | comments (21)

Sonim recently became the proud recipients of a Guinness World Record, certifying that they manufacture the toughest mobile phone on the planet. The Sonim XP3300 Force withstood a fall onto concrete from a height of 25.29 meters without sustaining...

Tags: Sonim, Rumors


Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

05 September, 2011 | comments (179)

This week could see the official introduction of the iPhone 5, if a leaked document from Best Buy is to be believed. The retailerís internal document talks about an upcoming Sprint version of the iPhone 5, which would launch in October. The rumor...


HTC Ruby gets caught in more spyshots, shows its specs

HTC Ruby gets caught in more spyshots, shows its specs

04 September, 2011 | comments (50)

We have seen shots of the upcoming HTC Ruby on a couple of occasions before. This time, the device got caught in Thailand, sporting a black outfit, and lacking any mobile network logos. As you can see from the photos above, the specs,...


Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

03 September, 2011 | comments (325)

We just stumbled upon photos of a new Nokia smartphone. The device dubbed to be the Nokia N8's successor, is said to be called N8-01 (though, considering Nokia's new naming policy the Nokia 801 seems more likely) and features a qHD screen. The...


Rumor: Intel to discontinue MeeGo development temporarily

Rumor: Intel to discontinue MeeGo development temporarily

02 September, 2011 | comments (105)

Et tu, Intel? Rumor has it that Intel will be temporarily discontinuing work on MeeGo's development - which coming after Nokia basically put MeeGo in the background as a platform for "long-term market exploration", may well mean the end of the...

Tags: Misc, Rumors


Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 leaks, is it the Optimus Two?

Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 leaks, is it the Optimus Two?

31 August, 2011 | comments (16)

Live photos of an unannounced Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 just surfaced on the web. It's a midrange device with a 3.5" screen that probably comes to succeed the highly successful LG Optimus One. Our first meeting with the LG...


Leaked slide shows Nokia 703 Windows Phone 7 handset

Leaked slide shows Nokia 703 Windows Phone 7 handset

31 August, 2011 | comments (131)

So, is this finally it - Nokia's first Windows Phone 7 handset? Could be - it's allegedly from a presentation for a carrier and shows a device very much like the Sea Ray (it showed up on video too). It's called Nokia 703. The slide even lists...


NEC to bring the world's slimmest smartphone to the US

NEC to bring the world's slimmest smartphone to the US

30 August, 2011 | comments (35)

Sure it might not be the powerhouse that the Samsung Galaxy S II is, but to many fans of super-slim smartphones the NEC Medias N-04C is the phone to have. And we just got word that NEC will be bringing the 7.7mm droid to the US. The information...


iPhone front panel leaks, is it from a 4S or 5?

iPhone front panel leaks, is it from a 4S or 5?

30 August, 2011 | comments (49)

Welcome to the latest next-gen iPhone rumor roundup. This time we get a glimpse of a front plate (and other stuff too) that looks almost identical to the one used in the current iPhone 4. The plate belongs to the N94 prototype, which reportedly...


Thank you, Samsung, for confirming Nexus Prime

Thank you, Samsung, for confirming Nexus Prime

26 August, 2011 | comments (97)

Samsung's legal department has sent a Cease and Desist letter to a person claiming they are in possession of leaked Nexus Prime firmware. The Korean manufacturer wants it back, because it's obviously an exclusive Samsung property and not to be...


Cheaper iPhone 4 8GB in the making, launch within weeks?

Cheaper iPhone 4 8GB in the making, launch within weeks?

23 August, 2011 | comments (158)

It seems a cheaper 8GB version of the iPhone 4 has entered its manufacturing stages. According to two unknown sources for Reuters, Asian suppliers are assembling the iPhone 4 with a lower memory capacity and the new 8GB flash drive is being...


Rumor: HTC September 1st event to be Windows Phone 7 only

Rumor: HTC September 1st event to be Windows Phone 7 only

23 August, 2011 | comments (34)

HTC sent out the invites for their 1 September event but they were coy about what they'll be showing - but they did promise food, drinks and lots of techy fun. A report now claims that only Windows Phone 7 phones will be on the gadget...


Is a Samsung-made Nexus Prime coming in October?

Is a Samsung-made Nexus Prime coming in October?

19 August, 2011 | comments (93)

The rumors that Samsung will be producing the next generation Google phone are heating up. Today's edition suggests that the next Google phone, the Nexus Prime, will launch in October and will be the first device to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream...