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Unannounced LG Nexus makes another unscheduled appearance

Unannounced LG Nexus makes another unscheduled appearance

16 September, 2013 | comments (55)

Hot on the heels of its FCC and Google campus visits, the highly anticipated next generation Nexus smartphone made yet another appearance. This time around, the LG-made handset got allegedly caught in live photos and video while exploring the bar...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Oppo N1 official image surfaces along with retail packaging

Oppo N1 official image surfaces along with retail packaging

16 September, 2013 | comments (24)

We already know that Oppo will be unveiling its N1, the company's latest cameraphone at a special event in Beijing, China on September 23. As a promotional campaign, Oppo has been releasing lot of video trailers and image teasers. As the...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

16 September, 2013 | comments (37)

Smartphone casemaker SPIGEN has pointed out an unconfirmed launch date of the upcoming Google Nexus 5 smartphone. In fact, the company has made an Amazon listing of a case for the unannounced Nexus smartphone and points October 31 as its release...


HTC One Max info leaks in China: $800 price tag, October launch

HTC One Max info leaks in China: $800 price tag, October launch

16 September, 2013 | comments (66)

The HTC One is getting a Max variant to add some phablet flavor to the One portfolio and it seems that someone in China jumped the gun and published the core specs. There's also a new batch of photos of the device. The specs image advertises...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Purple Galaxy Mega 6.3 now official from Samsung

Purple Galaxy Mega 6.3 now official from Samsung

16 September, 2013 | comments (38)

Back in June there were hints that the two large-screened Samsung devices, the Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Mega 5.8, would come in a new color scheme: Plum Purple. Today Samsung has come through on one of those predictions, as a purple-colored...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Nokia's Windows Phone handsets outsell iPhones in Middle East

Nokia's Windows Phone handsets outsell iPhones in Middle East

14 September, 2013 | comments (109)

Smartphone sales have picked up in the Middle East, according to a report from International Data Corporation. The volumes are up to 16.4% in Q2, 2013 when compared to the same quarter last year. IDC's Middle East region includes Turkey but does...


Nokia tested Android on Lumia devices before the Microsoft deal

Nokia tested Android on Lumia devices before the Microsoft deal

14 September, 2013 | comments (359)

A report by the New York Times sheds light on what Nokia’s future could have looked like without Microsoft in it. Allegedly, the Finnish company was testing Android on Lumia devices before the deal with Microsoft was announced. Nokia had the...


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaks, Snapdragon 800 in charge

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaks, Snapdragon 800 in charge

14 September, 2013 | comments (61)

Samsung has done dual-SIM versions of all its recent flagships and it appears the Galaxy Note 3 won't be an exception. In fact we just got a bunch of leaked photos of N9002 model which will be hitting China shortly. The leaked photos reveal that...


OPPO N1 new trailer is out along with leaked live shots

OPPO N1 new trailer is out along with leaked live shots

13 September, 2013 | comments (32)

According to some leaked new information, the OPPO N1 cameraphone, which will be unveiled on September 23, will be able to shoot long exposure shots. And to go with that we have a really nice long exposure shot, which allegedly comes from the...

Tags: OPPO, Android, Rumors


HTC One gold-colored shell shows its face in China

HTC One gold-colored shell shows its face in China

13 September, 2013 | comments (40)

HTC One was initially launched in Black and Silver colors back in March this year. Later on we got Ruby Red exclusive to Sprint and Glamour Red - selling only in the UK, while a few days ago at the IFA HTC added yet another flavors to the One lineup...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Alleged LG Nexus 5 leaks through FCC in high-res photos

Alleged LG Nexus 5 leaks through FCC in high-res photos

12 September, 2013 | comments (85)

FCC has always been a good source to find bits of info on upcoming and unannounced phones, if you know where exactly to look. Well, the guys over at PhoneScoop hit the gold with the pictures of alleged LG Nexus 5 flagship. LG Nexus 5 This...

Tags: LG, Android, Google, Rumors


LG G2 now available in the US on AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

LG G2 now available in the US on AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

12 September, 2013 | comments (25)

LG G2 has just become available in the USA. Three major carriers - AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon - are now offering the new flagship of the Korean company. If you sign a two-year agreement with AT&T you can have the LG G2 for $199.99. You can...


Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week

Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week

11 September, 2013 | comments (30)

The Motorola Moto X is now selling by the thousands - one hundred thousand that is, per week. The information comes courtesy of Reuters rather than from Motorola itself, but we're sure we'll get some solid official numbers...


evleaks backtracks: LG D820 might still be the LG Nexus 5

evleaks backtracks: LG D820 might still be the LG Nexus 5

11 September, 2013 | comments (41)

Here is an interesting turn of events. First we got lots of rumors LG will be once again manufacturing the next Google smartphone - the Nexus 5. Then we get to see the LG D820 leaking through the FCC, so many people decided this is indeed the Nexus...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with Snapdragon 800 in the works

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with Snapdragon 800 in the works

11 September, 2013 | comments (46)

Word out of Korea is that a Snapdragon 800 version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is in the works for release in the Korean market next month. The delayed release of the updated version is due to Samsung not wanting to interfere with sales...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Oppo N1 aluminum frame teased, gives size reference

Oppo N1 aluminum frame teased, gives size reference

11 September, 2013 | comments (8)

The camera-centric Oppo N1's has been on somewhat of a leak roll these days. Today its aluminum frame is in focus, being held in an anonymous hand and giving us some reference to the device's design. Oppo N1 frame (click to enlarge) The device...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


ASUS to launch its updated PadFone Infinity on Sep 17

ASUS to launch its updated PadFone Infinity on Sep 17

11 September, 2013 | comments (7)

ASUS has started sending out media invites for a press event in Taipei. The Taiwanese manufacturer is expected to announce its updated PadFone Infinity there. The company's CEO Jerry Shen will be hosting the event to personally take the wraps off...

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Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

10 September, 2013 | comments (20)

After its introduction across Europe and Asia, Sony Xperia M has now gone on sale in the United States. The mid-range smartphone is available through the official Sony online store and Newegg for a price tag of $249.99. Sony store currently...

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Motorola DROID 5 with hardware QWERTY, 4.3

Motorola DROID 5 with hardware QWERTY, 4.3" 720p screen leaks

10 September, 2013 | comments (52)

QWERTY-packing smartphones may be in for a bit of a revival as photos of the Motorola DROID 5 leaked along with some specs. In the photos, the DROID 5 is next to the Motorola Photon Q and the leaked specs make it out to be a small upgrade over the...


Samsung announces true octa-core for its Exynos chips

Samsung announces true octa-core for its Exynos chips

10 September, 2013 | comments (84)

After teasing it earlier, Samsung has unveiled the latest refresh to its Exynos 5 chipsets. Bringing what the Koreans call Heterogeneous Multi-Processing (HMP), the new Exynos 5 Octa big.LITTLE chip (that powers the likes of its Galaxy S4 flagship)...

Tags: Samsung, Android