News tagged "android"

GSMArena.com site search

Motorola Moto X will go official on August 1 in New York City

Motorola Moto X will go official on August 1 in New York City

19 July, 2013 | comments (50)

After leaving nothing to our imagination thanks to numerous leaks, the Motorola Moto X finally got a release date scheduled. The hotly anticipated smartphone will break cover on August 1st in New York City. The Moto X launch event invite (click...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Galaxy Note II to skip Android 4.2.2 and go straight for 4.3

Galaxy Note II to skip Android 4.2.2 and go straight for 4.3

19 July, 2013 | comments (57)

Australian carrier Telstra has received a confirmation that the Samsung Galaxy Note II 4G model will skip Android 4.2.2 and will be updated straight to the 4.3 Jelly Bean. It doesn't seem to be a regional thing either - all Galaxy Note II units...


Black and red back of Motorola DROID Ultra MAXX leaks

Black and red back of Motorola DROID Ultra MAXX leaks

19 July, 2013 | comments (31)

We saw the Motorola DROID Ultra MAXX for the first time two weeks ago, but back then only its front panel was exposed. We now get to see the other side of the smartphone that will reportedly going to have specs identical to the Motorola DROID Ultra...


Samsung I9192 Galaxy S4 mini dual-SIM goes on sale

Samsung I9192 Galaxy S4 mini dual-SIM goes on sale

19 July, 2013 | comments (65)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini in its dual-SIM incarnation (I9192) is already on sale from multiple online stores in multiple countries. Amazon US carries the Galaxy S4 mini dual-SIM at $483, but there are only 20 units available at that price and...


Google Q2: revenues up, 900M Androids, Moto still struggling

Google Q2: revenues up, 900M Androids, Moto still struggling

19 July, 2013 | comments (31)

Google, the golden child of the Internet, got some disappointing grades on its report card. The revenues for Q2 of this year are up 19% year on year to $14.1 billion, but come short of analysts' expectations of $14.4 billion. Income was $3.123...

Tags: Google, Android


LG will name its next flagship G2, hopes to sell 10 million units

LG will name its next flagship G2, hopes to sell 10 million units

18 July, 2013 | comments (96)

It's official - LG G2 is the name of the company's next flagship device. LG will dropping the Optimus moniker for its next flagship and the G series will be established as a premium brand. The LG G2 is going to be unveiled at a dedicated event on...

Tags: LG, Android


HTC One mini to launch in the UK next month, cost 380 off contract

HTC One mini to launch in the UK next month, cost 380 off contract

18 July, 2013 | comments (24)

UK carriers are lining up to announce they will carry the new HTC One mini and we already have preliminary launch dates and pricing for the diminutive smartphone. By the looks of it, the UK will be among the select markets to get the One mini in...

Tags: HTC, Android, EE, Vodafone, O2


Galaxy Ace 3 goes on sale in the US, UK stock due in September

Galaxy Ace 3 goes on sale in the US, UK stock due in September

18 July, 2013 | comments (20)

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 was unveiled last month. It's the successor of one of the most popular mid-range droids, but represents a pretty minor update over it. Built around a 4.0" WVGA TFT display and running Android 4.2.2, the Galaxy Ace 3 comes...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC One mini goes official with 4.3

HTC One mini goes official with 4.3" 720 screen, dual-core Krait

18 July, 2013 | comments (78)

It has been living in the rumor mill for a while now, but today HTC finally announced the One mini. It shares its design and many of its features with its bigger brother the One and sports a unibody aluminum body. That includes the HTC BoomSound...

Tags: HTC, Android


Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800 surfaces

Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800 surfaces

18 July, 2013 | comments (189)

Samsung Galaxy S4 is currently available in two variants internationally - with Snapdragon 600 and Exynos 5 Octa internals. There's another version, the Galaxy S4 LTE-A, which launched in South Korea with a Snapdragon 800 chipset and LTE-Advanced...


Sony Xperia Z Ultra hits retailers in Asia this month

Sony Xperia Z Ultra hits retailers in Asia this month

18 July, 2013 | comments (54)

The pieces of the Xperia Z Ultra availability puzzle are finally starting to fall in place. Yesterday we heard that will be the phablet is expected to hit on September 13, but it appear Britain won't be the first market to get it. We've now...

Tags: Sony, Android


HTC One mini teaser suggests a July 18 as a release date

HTC One mini teaser suggests a July 18 as a release date

18 July, 2013 | comments (19)

Following the infographic from a couple of days ago, HTC released yet another teaser of the upcoming One mini smartphone. A photo capturing the device's corner on HTC UK's official Twitter profile comes with a word that the little brother of the...

Tags: HTC, Android


Verizon's Motorola Droid Ultra shows up in Red attire

Verizon's Motorola Droid Ultra shows up in Red attire

18 July, 2013 | comments (27)

We all know that Motorola, the Google owned company is working on a trio of Android smartphones and one of them is the Droid Ultra. We saw the official Droid Ultra page with the tag line "Think Thin" on the Motorola's website and we even had the...


Google sets an event for July 24, next Android release coming

Google sets an event for July 24, next Android release coming

17 July, 2013 | comments (56)

Google has just sent out press invites for its Android event that'll be happening on July 24 at 19:00 GMT in San Francisco. The photo that the company attached simply reads "Please join us for breakfast with Sundar Pichai." Pichai, the VP of...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Meizu MX3 images appear, 5.1

Meizu MX3 images appear, 5.1" 1080p screen mentioned

17 July, 2013 | comments (24)

Rendered images of the Meizu MX3 have surfaced showing the front and back of the upcoming smartphone. There are some rumored specifications, too. If they are to be believed, Meizu's next smartphone is going to feature a 5.1" screen, moving it a step...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


More live photos and specs of LG Optimus G2 surface

More live photos and specs of LG Optimus G2 surface

17 July, 2013 | comments (39)

LG Optimus G2 will be one of the biggest launches of the year and we have already spotted the upcoming flagship smartphone from LG. The Optimus G2 was also seen in more clear images and of course, the video footage along with its specs was leaked a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z Ultra launches on September 13 in the UK

Sony Xperia Z Ultra launches on September 13 in the UK

17 July, 2013 | comments (28)

Sony Xperia Z Ultra is a 6.4" 1080p monstrous phone expected to launch this September as Sony's rival to the Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note III. The Xperia Z Ultra is powered by Qualcomm's most powerful chipset to date - the Snapdragon 800 -...

Tags: Sony, Android


New Sony Honami photo surfaces, shows camera UI

New Sony Honami photo surfaces, shows camera UI

17 July, 2013 | comments (103)

Following yesterday's specs leak of the upcoming Sony Honami, another image has popped up showing off the new camera interface of the anticipated nextSony flagship. Now the 20MP sensor and the redone camera interface aren't exactly news -...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Verizon to announce new Motorola DROID lineup on July 23

Verizon to announce new Motorola DROID lineup on July 23

17 July, 2013 | comments (21)

Verizon is holding a press event in New York on June 23. There, the carrier has teased it'll unveil "the next generation of one of its most popular family of devices." While we don't know for sure which the popular family of devices actually is,...


HTC One mini certified in China, new live photos appear

HTC One mini certified in China, new live photos appear

17 July, 2013 | comments (11)

The HTC One is getting a Mini-me the One mini has leaked a number of times already and today we add some more shots to the list. This time they come from China's equivalent of the FCC. It's a single-SIM phone, no trace of a dual-SIM version for...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors