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Huawei Mulan stars in a photo shoot, has fingerprint sensor

Huawei Mulan stars in a photo shoot, has fingerprint sensor

16 June, 2014 | comments (26)

The upcoming Huawei smartphone so, far known only by its codename Mulan, is in the news again, this time because it's been pictured in all its glory. No less than four shots of the handset have been made public on China's equivalent of Twitter,...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Samsung Galaxy Core 2 and Pocket 2 dual-SIMs leak [UPDATE]

Samsung Galaxy Core 2 and Pocket 2 dual-SIMs leak [UPDATE]

16 June, 2014 | comments (33)

Obviously not satisfied with the number of already available "Galaxy Pocket " and "Galaxy Core " versions, Samsung is working on sequels for both of these devices. Both showed up at Mainguyen, a Vietnamese web shop. Samsung G355H Galaxy Core 2...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A to launch this week?

Samsung Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A to launch this week?

16 June, 2014 | comments (20)

Info on a premium version of the Galaxy S5 keeps coming in but it fails to be consistent. The latest tidbit says Samsung will repeat the Galaxy S4 Advance / S4 LTE-A trick it did last year and release its flagship with a newer chipset. The device...


Motorola Moto G 4G now in stock in the US

Motorola Moto G 4G now in stock in the US

16 June, 2014 | comments (20)

The Motorola Moto G 4G is now in stock at Motorola's US website. The device is up for grabs in 8GB flavor for the promised $219 price. If the lowly storage bothers you, don't forget that the 4G LTE Moto G is the first to come out with a microSD...

Tags: Android, Motorola, LTE


Black Edition Galaxy S4 Mini LTE gets KitKat 4.4.2

Black Edition Galaxy S4 Mini LTE gets KitKat 4.4.2

15 June, 2014 | comments (40)

The Galaxy S4 Mini: Black Edition is only available in a few markets, but that hasn't stopped Samsung from rolling out a KitKat 4.4.2 update for the little dark and mysterious handset that could. This is interesting because even though the Black...

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Alcatel One Touch D820 with QHD screen benchmarked

Alcatel One Touch D820 with QHD screen benchmarked

15 June, 2014 | comments (31)

Guess who's next in line to release a handset with a QHD (2560x1440) touchscreen? You may be surprised to learn that it's Alcatel, and not some bigger name. The smartphone maker that's owned by Chinese company TCL is apparently following in the...

Tags: Android, Alcatel


Week 24 news in review: Galaxy Tab S, iPhone 6, S5 mini leak

Week 24 news in review: Galaxy Tab S, iPhone 6, S5 mini leak

15 June, 2014 | comments (4)

This week's highlight is definitely the Samsung's Tab Into Color press event in New York. But while we were waiting for the new slates to go official, we saw a few iPhone 6 leaks, a major Galaxy S5 mini tip, yet another Galaxy F appearance, new Oppo...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has 5.7-inch QHD screen confirmed

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has 5.7-inch QHD screen confirmed

14 June, 2014 | comments (90)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has seemingly been leaked yet again. The phablet is getting pretty comfortable with the spotlight, even if its official unveiling is still around three months out. A Samsung SM-N910A has entered India recently, its...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Archos unveil 50b and 50c Oxygen 5 720p droids

Archos unveil 50b and 50c Oxygen 5 720p droids

14 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Archos has added a couple of mid-ranges to its smartphone lineup today. The company has announced the 50b and 50c Oxygen handsets with 5 LCD screens of 720p resolution. The Archos 50c Oxygen is powered by an octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU running at...

Tags: Archos, Android


Samsung Galaxy F leaks again, this time in gold

Samsung Galaxy F leaks again, this time in gold

14 June, 2014 | comments (33)

The Samsung Galaxy F is in the news so much these days that you surely know about it already. It's reportedly going to be the oft-rumored 'premium' version of the Galaxy S5, coming with even better specs and a metallic finish. This time around,...

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HTC One Max receives Sense 6 update in Malaysia

HTC One Max receives Sense 6 update in Malaysia

14 June, 2014 | comments (28)

HTC is now seeding Android 4.4 KitKat software update with Sense 6 user interface for the One Max. Users in Malaysia are currently enjoying the update, which weighs a nudge over 560MB, but more countries in the region should follow suit...

Tags: HTC, Android


LG G3 goes up for pre-order on contract in the UK

LG G3 goes up for pre-order on contract in the UK

13 June, 2014 | comments (9)

In the UK, pre-orders for the highly anticipated LG G3 have been available since the beginning of this month, but only in SIM-free form. Starting today, though, you can pre-order a G3 even if you'd like to get it with a contract from one of the...

Tags: Android, LG


LG expected to ship at least 15 million phones this quarter

LG expected to ship at least 15 million phones this quarter

13 June, 2014 | comments (28)

It looks like LG is really hitting its stride. The Korean cell phone manufacturer is expected to ship 15-16 million smartphones this quarter alone. This is will be a 20-30% increase from last quarter. The increase in sales come courtesy of LG's...

Tags: Android, LG


Micromax Canvas Gold A300 with octa-core CPU specs, pictures leak

Micromax Canvas Gold A300 with octa-core CPU specs, pictures leak

13 June, 2014 | comments (32)

The Canvas Entice A105 apparently isn't the only new Micromax device we'll see this month. The Indian company has scheduled a press conference for June 16, and during that it may officially introduce the Canvas Gold A300. This smartphone will...

Tags: Android


LG G3 version with Snapdragon 805 SoC may be in the works

LG G3 version with Snapdragon 805 SoC may be in the works

13 June, 2014 | comments (78)

Even though the LG G3 hasn't yet appeared in any markets outside of Korea, rumors of a model that sports a more robust Snapdragon 805 processor have surfaced. Even more compelling is that the device could come as early as July - the same month that...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Huawei now seeding Android 4.4 KitKat to Ascend P6

Huawei now seeding Android 4.4 KitKat to Ascend P6

13 June, 2014 | comments (131)

Huawei Ascend P6 owners rejoice! Your smartphone has not been forgotten and while it took Huawei a while to ready the KitKat update, the firmware is now available for download. The update is available over-the-air and weighs about 790MB. Here...


Wi-Fi Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5 now available on pre-order

Wi-Fi Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5 now available on pre-order

13 June, 2014 | comments (7)

Samsung US has begun taking online pre-orders for the newly announced Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and Galaxy Tab S 10.5. You can place your order today and your Tab S will ship in two weeks. The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 costs $399.99 and is available for order in...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Apple iPhone 6 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S5

Apple iPhone 6 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S5

13 June, 2014 | comments (168)

It looks more and more like the leaked Apple iPhone 6 design is going to stick and we've got an exclusive to show you that solidifies the rumors. An Apple iPhone 6 was pictured next to the Samsung Galaxy S5 so that we can get a clear view of how...


Flipkart and Karbonn selling the new A50s for just $47

Flipkart and Karbonn selling the new A50s for just $47

13 June, 2014 | comments (34)

Indian mobile phone company Karbonn Mobiles has tied up with Flipkart to exclusively launch the new A50s in India. The key feature of this phone is the price, which at ₹2,790 ($47), makes it the cheapest Android smartphone you can purchase...

Tags: Karbonn, Android


Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Galaxy Tab S 8.4 go official

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Galaxy Tab S 8.4 go official

12 June, 2014 | comments (60)

After countless leaks, the time has come for Samsung to make the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Galaxy Tab S 8.4 official. The slates feature Super AMOLED screens of WQXGA resolution (2,560 x 1,600 pixels) resulting in impressively high pixel density. For...

Tags: Samsung, Android