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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


Watch the Galaxy Tab S announcement here

Watch the Galaxy Tab S announcement here

12 June, 2014 | comments (4)

Samsung is going to unveil a new lineup slates in New York this evening. The event will be held in the Theater at Madison Square Garden and the presentation begins at 7PM EDT. Update: The event is now over, but you can still catch the replay if...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to get two versions, one with curved screen

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to get two versions, one with curved screen

12 June, 2014 | comments (28)

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note 4 will be released in two separate variants, one with a curved OLED screen, and the other with a conventional flat display. This is according to the latest report from the company's native South Korea. The curved...


OnePlus One to finally start shipping today

OnePlus One to finally start shipping today

12 June, 2014 | comments (30)

Yesterday OnePlus announced it's delaying the shipping of its One smartphone because of some software issues. Today those have thankfully been fixed and the high-end handset will be making its way to the first batch of people who got invites to buy...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and 8.4 specs leak

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and 8.4 specs leak

12 June, 2014 | comments (30)

Samsung is holding the Galaxy Tab S tablet duo announcement event today and it seems only fitting for @evleaks to post a final leak of the key specifications of both (not that we didn't know some of them already). The Samsung Galaxy Tab S...


Lenovo K920 coming soon with QHD screen, Snapdragon 801

Lenovo K920 coming soon with QHD screen, Snapdragon 801

12 June, 2014 | comments (33)

It looks like the Lenovo Vibe Z from last year is due to get a follow-up pretty soon. That's because a Lenovo K920 has been spotted at China Mobile's booth at Mobile Asia Expo. And since the Vibe Z bears the model number K910, the purpose of...


Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

12 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Huawei announced US pricing and availability of the Ascend Mate2 4G phablet. The 6.1” LTE handset will be available to pre-order starting today at Huawei’s own brand new US online store GetHuawei.com. The Huawei Ascend Mate2 is priced at $299...

Tags: Huawei, Android


LG G Pad tablet series rollout begins, specs detailed

LG G Pad tablet series rollout begins, specs detailed

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Exactly one month ago, LG revealed three new additions to the G series of tablets, the G Pad 7.0, 8.0, and 10.1. The series itself was introduced late last year with the G Pad 8.3 - one of the company's first tablets in quite some time, and a robust...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy F pictured next to S5, has extra thin bezels

Samsung Galaxy F pictured next to S5, has extra thin bezels

12 June, 2014 | comments (66)

The Samsung Galaxy F (aka S5 Prime) is back in the news with a photo comparing it against its official Galaxy S5 sibling. The screen of the yet unannounced flagship will reportedly be bigger – 5.2" or 5.3" and have QHD resolution. What the photo...


Oppo R3 claims title of world's thinnest LTE phone

Oppo R3 claims title of world's thinnest LTE phone

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Oppo has announced the Oppo R3 in another edition of "world's thinnest phone" (we're looking at you Sony and your "slimmest 5.3-inch phone"). Anyway, the Oppo R3 claims the title of thinnest 4G LTE phone with its slender 6.3mm aluminum...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Verizon has started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note II. The update brings all the usual KitKat features, such as the updated lock screen, emoji support in keyboard, updated notification bar and all the under...


Micromax Canvas Entice A105 is now official

Micromax Canvas Entice A105 is now official

12 June, 2014 | comments (25)

Micromax brought us another smartphone today - the Micromax Canvas Entice A105. It's a low-end droid running KitKat OS on a 5" WVGA display. The Canvas Entice A105 is powered by the Broadcom's BCM23550 chipset with a quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7...

Tags: Micromax, Android


LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

11 June, 2014 | comments (9)

The LG G3 will apparently become available at Verizon on July 17, following quite a long wait after its official unveiling in late May. The release date has surfaced thanks to a leaked screenshot purportedly showing an internal message from...


Samsung Galaxy Tab S leaks alongside Flip Covers

Samsung Galaxy Tab S leaks alongside Flip Covers

11 June, 2014 | comments (16)

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S is coming tomorrow at the Madison Square Garden's Tab Into Color event which Samsung is going to livestream for everyone interested. However, if you can't wait that long, you can get another glimpse of the Galaxy Tab S...


OpenSSL bug delays OnePlus One until further notice

OpenSSL bug delays OnePlus One until further notice

11 June, 2014 | comments (31)

The OnePlus One is a pretty sweet deal for $299 with a 5.5" FullHD display, Snapdragon 801, UHD video and the custom CyanogenMod 11S OS but getting one might not be as easy as we hoped. The phone is yet to ship to invitees and now we hear it has...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


LG G Watch specs leak ahead of release

LG G Watch specs leak ahead of release

11 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Back in March, we got word that LG was making a smartwatch that should be the first to run Google's newly announced Android Wear platform in Q2 release. While it obviously missed that target, it is now reported that the wearable will be the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note 4 to have QHD screen, Sony OIS camera

Galaxy Note 4 to have QHD screen, Sony OIS camera

11 June, 2014 | comments (69)

Details of Samsung's upcoming devices leak on occasion but it's starting to become a mess – some devices seem to compete for the same segment and may indeed be the same device under a different name, while others may have been cancelled. After...


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini leaks in high-res pics, specs in tow

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini leaks in high-res pics, specs in tow

10 June, 2014 | comments (75)

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini has been in our rumor mill for quite a while, but today we are finally getting to see the real deal. We can got high-res live pictures of the S5 mini plus a comparison shot with its bigger Galaxy S5 sibling. Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung is going to livestream the Galaxy Tab S announcement

Samsung is going to livestream the Galaxy Tab S announcement

10 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Samsung announced today everyone will be able to enjoy the Galaxy Tab S event in New York on June 12. For those unable to attend, the Korean company will be live streaming on YouTube so everyone will be able to join the fun. The Tab Into...

Tags: Samsung, Android