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Sony announces Xperia SP M35t and Xperia C S39h for China

Sony announces Xperia SP M35t and Xperia C S39h for China

25 June, 2013 | comments (34)

Just announced in Shanghai alongside the Xperia Z Ultra is the Xperia SP M35t, a TD-LTE-enabled variant of the Xperia SP for the Chinese market, and the Xperia C S39h, a dual-SIM qHD 5-incher, which is also Sony's first mobile powered by a quad-core...

Tags: Sony, Android, LTE


Three UK confirms it will carry Sony Xperia Z Ultra

Three UK confirms it will carry Sony Xperia Z Ultra

25 June, 2013 | comments (26)

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is coming to United Kingdom carrier Three soon. Sony's top tier offering will support Three's Ultrafast network so if you're a customer and live in an area that supports it, you could get the Xperia Z Ultra with fast LTE in...

Tags: Sony, Android, LTE


Sony announces the IP57-certified SmartWatch 2 with NFC

Sony announces the IP57-certified SmartWatch 2 with NFC

25 June, 2013 | comments (58)

Along with the Xperia Z Ultra phablet, Sony today officially announced the SmartWatch 2, its third-gen watch accessory that pairs with your Android smartphone. The new SmartWatch 2 sports a new design inspired by the Xperia Z and even sports...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony updates the Xperia Z to Android 4.2.2 with an OTA update

Sony updates the Xperia Z to Android 4.2.2 with an OTA update

25 June, 2013 | comments (163)

Being hardly a coincidence, minutes before its Sony Xperia ZU launch event, Sony launched Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean over-the-air update for the Xperia Z. The update is now available for the LTE version of the Xperia Z (C6603) in Spain and...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony Xperia ZU images show how big it is, using a pencil as a stylus

Sony Xperia ZU images show how big it is, using a pencil as a stylus

24 June, 2013 | comments (119)

A tipster just dropped off two images of the Sony Xperia ZU (codename Togari) in our inbox. One is an official-looking promo image that shows someone using a pencil to operate the ZU, while the second image is a photo that reveals just how big...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Refreshed Sony Xperia Z with Snapdragon 800 coming up?

Refreshed Sony Xperia Z with Snapdragon 800 coming up?

24 June, 2013 | comments (54)

The Sony Xperia Z with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset exists and is actively been tested by the company, according to Eldar Murtazin, who claims he has seen and played with the device himself. Murtazin, who has a somewhat mixed success...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Limited Edition Vertu Ti Colors goes on sale in red and blue

Limited Edition Vertu Ti Colors goes on sale in red and blue

23 June, 2013 | comments (64)

Vertu has announced a new special edition of the already special Vertu Ti handset. Called the Vertu Ti Color (surely they could have afforded to come up with a more creative name), the limited edition handset will be available in two colors, Sunset...


Alleged LG Optimus G2 screenshots show onscreen keys

Alleged LG Optimus G2 screenshots show onscreen keys

23 June, 2013 | comments (62)

A trio of leaked screenshots that allegedly come from the LG Optimus G2 have appeared revealing a bit of what LG has been cooking for its upcoming Android flagship smartphone. The images in question show that the company hasn't altered the look...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Android 4.2 update for Galaxy S III leaks, you can try it now

Android 4.2 update for Galaxy S III leaks, you can try it now

22 June, 2013 | comments (61)

A pre-release version of the hotly anticipated Android 4.2.2 update for the Samsung Galaxy S III has surfaced, showing us what to expect when the latest Android version hits the 2012 Samsung flagship. Even better, the ROM is available for download,...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Korean consumers upset over faster LTE-A Galaxy S4

Korean consumers upset over faster LTE-A Galaxy S4

22 June, 2013 | comments (271)

A few days ago Samsung's co-CEO J.K. Shin confirmed an LTE-Advanced version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is in the works. As it turns out this version will run on the Qualcomm's most powerful chipset to date - the Snapdragon 800. The new hardware...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Yet another Samsung Galaxy Note III photo leaks

Yet another Samsung Galaxy Note III photo leaks

21 June, 2013 | comments (103)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III seems to pose for every camera it sees yet another photo of the upcoming flagship phablet hit the web and it shows off the Galaxy S4-like design. Unfortunately, the Note III was wearing a cover, we have yet to see the...


Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots reveal an updated launcher

Sony Xperia Z Ultra screenshots reveal an updated launcher

21 June, 2013 | comments (49)

While the other day's screenshots of the Xperia Z Ultra (Togari) confirmed the device's specifications, today's batch of snaps reveal the changes made to the Sony launcher in its Android 4.2.2 version. Sony Xperia Z Ultra...

Tags: Sony, Android


Watch the Samsung's Galaxy & Ativ Premiere event here

Watch the Samsung's Galaxy & Ativ Premiere event here

20 June, 2013 | comments (44)

Samsung's Premiere event in London is over but you can still watch a recording of the whole thing in case you are interested to see the announcement of the new gadgets. We're busy reporting the tech specs of the new products as we speak. Here's...


Android 4.2.2 JB update for Sony Xperia ZL now seeding

Android 4.2.2 JB update for Sony Xperia ZL now seeding

20 June, 2013 | comments (75)

Sony promised to release Android 4.2.2 updates for the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL soon after their launch. And even though the Xperia ZL hit the shelves a few weeks later than the Xperia Z, it is the first one to taste the latest 4.2.2 version of Jelly...

Tags: Sony, Android


Oppo confirms Find 7, though not for September, denies Find 5 Mini

Oppo confirms Find 7, though not for September, denies Find 5 Mini

20 June, 2013 | comments (14)

After the Oppo Find 5 came around and convinced us that the Chinese manufacturer is perfectly capable of standing up to the big names in business, we've been keeping a close eye on the company's new projects. Recently we've heard about Find 5 mini...

Tags: Oppo, Android


AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

AT&T is now shipping the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

20 June, 2013 | comments (27)

AT&T holds the exclusivity on the dust and water resistant Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for the United States. The phone was unveiled earlier this month and its worldwide availability will start with the US and Sweden. AT&T has been taking pre-orders...

Tags: Samsung, Android, AT&T


Another leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy Note III surfaces

Another leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy Note III surfaces

20 June, 2013 | comments (51)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III has leaked several times already, first showing off a 5.9-inch display with a rounded corner unibody typical of Samsung's design strategy, then sporting a more straight-edged prototype look, and now with a 6-inch display...


Qualcomm announces 6 new Snapdragon 200 chipsets

Qualcomm announces 6 new Snapdragon 200 chipsets

20 June, 2013 | comments (34)

Qualcomm has secured the high-end with its Snapdragon 600 chipsets (and soon the 800) and has turned its attention to entry-level phones with six new Snapdragon 200 chips. They will be available in Qualcomm Reference Design (QRD) platforms in late...


Manual for Samsung Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800, LTE-A leaks

Manual for Samsung Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800, LTE-A leaks

20 June, 2013 | comments (78)

Samsung has officially confirmed that it is working on a Snapdragon 800 based Galaxy S4 variant, carrying the model number SHV-E330S. Today we also got a manual uploaded a bit prematurely to give us more details about what the device will be...

Tags: Samsung, Android


LG and Qualcomm partner up for next G-series smartphone

LG and Qualcomm partner up for next G-series smartphone

19 June, 2013 | comments (85)

LG and Qualcomm announced their collaboration on the next G-series smartphone. The successor of the LG Optimus G will sport Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 800 chipset with quad-core Krait 400 CPUs. The latest Qualcomm chipset promises up to...

Tags: LG, Android