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Probable next Nexus phone, LG E960 Mako camera samples leak

Probable next Nexus phone, LG E960 Mako camera samples leak

12 October, 2012 | comments (31)

LG is pretty lax when it comes to keeping the LG E960, a.k.a. the Optimus G-based Nexus phone, under wraps. Images and details of the smartphone just cant stop leaking all over web. The latest info comes from Onliner (again) and shows two camera...


Motorola DROID RAZR HD duo will hit Verizon on October 18

Motorola DROID RAZR HD duo will hit Verizon on October 18

11 October, 2012 | comments (29)

Verizon Wireless announced that the Motorola DROID RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD duo will land on its shelves on October 18. The DROID RAZR HD will be priced at $199.99, while the 3300mAh sporting RAZR MAXX HD will set potential users back with $299.99....


4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled

4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled

11 October, 2012 | comments (161)

No, we didn’t scale the images wrong, it's the new Samsung I8190 Galaxy S III mini that was just announced in Germany. Brought on by an increasing demand for 4" droids with good specs, the S III mini wants to please people who find the 4.8" screen...


Samsung announces a beefed up Galaxy S III for Japan

Samsung announces a beefed up Galaxy S III for Japan

11 October, 2012 | comments (71)

Today NTT DoCoMo announced the upcoming availability of a few smartphones including Samsung’s Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. You’ve probably heard all there is to know about those two, but NTT DoCoMo’s version of the Galaxy S III, called Alpha,...


The best pics of the LG Nexus phone so far show all the details

The best pics of the LG Nexus phone so far show all the details

11 October, 2012 | comments (102)

Beside the high-quality photos there is not much new information about the LG Nexus phone. Still, we get its model name - the LG E960 - and a codename - the Mako. We'd say that if it really turns out to be this year's Nexus device (something our...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


4.9-inch Sharp Aquos Zeta SH-02E droid headed to NTT DoCoMo

4.9-inch Sharp Aquos Zeta SH-02E droid headed to NTT DoCoMo

11 October, 2012 | comments (68)

NTT DoCoMo announced its winter lineup, which consists of 16 new (for the carrier, at least) models, including the Samsung Galaxy S III, Note II and the Sony Xperia AX. The real attention grabber is the Sharp Aquos Zeta SH-02E, which promises to...


Galaxy S III mini specs and photo leak - dual-core CPU and JB

Galaxy S III mini specs and photo leak - dual-core CPU and JB

10 October, 2012 | comments (181)

Well that was fast - the Samsung I8190 Galaxy S III mini leaked in full before tomorrow's official announcement. These specs are not official so they might be inaccurate, but they look right for a 4" Samsung Galaxy S III mini device. The screen...


iPhone 5 production slows down due to stricter quality control

iPhone 5 production slows down due to stricter quality control

10 October, 2012 | comments (233)

Apple is experiencing a slowdown in the iPhone 5 production as the company is trying to enforce a tighter control over the manufacturing process. The company is working with Foxconn to lower down the number of devices shipped with nicks and...


Samsung to unveil 4-inch Galaxy S III mini tomorrow in Germany

Samsung to unveil 4-inch Galaxy S III mini tomorrow in Germany

10 October, 2012 | comments (77)

The rumors were true, the Samsung Galaxy S family is about to get a new member. No, not a Galaxy S IV, but a Galaxy S III mini. The news comes straight from JK Shin, Samsung's president, and the phone will be launching as soon as tomorrow. JK...


Google releases Android 4.1.2 to the Nexus 7, brings minor updates

Google releases Android 4.1.2 to the Nexus 7, brings minor updates

09 October, 2012 | comments (75)

Google has silently launched an update to Jelly Bean AOSP bringing Android to version 4.1.2. The update is currently slowly making its way to the Google Nexus 7 units around the globe, but it shouldn't be long until it reaches the Galaxy Nexus,...


Samsung Galaxy Music goes official, has a dual-SIM version too

Samsung Galaxy Music goes official, has a dual-SIM version too

09 October, 2012 | comments (108)

Samsung has just officially announced the Galaxy Music. The smartphone is aimed at music lovers on a tight budged, who want to get an Android-packing device with superb sound quality and advanced music player features. Running Android 4.0 Ice...


Purported images of the LG Nexus phone leak

Purported images of the LG Nexus phone leak

09 October, 2012 | comments (81)

We have waited months to get a peek at the next Nexus device but other than some random rumors we got nothing concrete. That is, until now. All of a sudden a whole bunch of images have surfaced, allegedly of the next Nexus phone expected to be...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Samsung Galaxy S III is T-Mobile's best-selling device of all time

Samsung Galaxy S III is T-Mobile's best-selling device of all time

08 October, 2012 | comments (53)

Samsung Galaxy S III T999 for T-Mobile US has become the carrier's best-selling device of all time. The fourth largest US carrier announced the impressive achievement on its official Twitter feed. The Korean flagship accomplished the feat...


HTC releases Q3 results, profits continue to slide down

HTC releases Q3 results, profits continue to slide down

08 October, 2012 | comments (94)

HTC released its unaudited Q3 financial results and the numbers show a net profit of $133.2 million and $2.4 billion in revenues. Although a positive quarter it shows a serious decline from this year's Q2 when HTC achieved $3 billion in...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sony Xperia TX goes on sale in Hong Kong in three colors

Sony Xperia TX goes on sale in Hong Kong in three colors

08 October, 2012 | comments (39)

The Sony Xperia TX has been released in Hong Kong today with a recommended price tag of HK$4,698 or around $606 (or £375, €465). The device comes in three color variants - pink, white and black. Also the Xperia J has been priced in Hong Kong...


Sony Xperia C650X Odin leaks, said to be next flagship

Sony Xperia C650X Odin leaks, said to be next flagship

08 October, 2012 | comments (73)

Sony released a good number of smartphones this year but it seems they are already looking forward to next year. Leaked user agent profiles detail three new phones for 2013, one of which is supposed to be the company's next flagship. It is known...


Intel Lava XOLO X900 gets Ice Cream Sandwich update

Intel Lava XOLO X900 gets Ice Cream Sandwich update

08 October, 2012 | comments (155)

The first Intel Medfield based smartphone, the Lava XOLO X900, has finally received the Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich update that was it was promised. The update is now available for download over-the-air or you can also download it from...


Galaxy Note II firmware update brings split-screen multitasking

Galaxy Note II firmware update brings split-screen multitasking

06 October, 2012 | comments (327)

Samsung has released a firmware update for the Galaxy Note II, which enables the much anticipated split-screen multitasking feature. Multi-View enhances the multitasking capabilities of the Galaxy Note II, allowing you to run two apps on the...


Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX price drops to $50 on contract

Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX price drops to $50 on contract

05 October, 2012 | comments (20)

Amazon Wireless has a killer deal for droid lovers who want huge battery life and don't mind slightly aged hardware and software - they are offering the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX for just $50 (with a 2-year Verizon contract, of course). Both...


Xperia Tablet S sales suspended due to manufacturing issues

Xperia Tablet S sales suspended due to manufacturing issues

05 October, 2012 | comments (70)

Sony made a tough decision to suspend the Xperia Tablet S sales because of a manufacturing issue resulting in gaps between the screen and the panel. This causes problems with the splash resistance and the Tablet S will get soaked...