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Oppo Find 7 with 5

Oppo Find 7 with 5" 1080p screen, Snapdragon 800 to cost $700

23 July, 2013 | comments (60)

Oppo is working on an upgrade for the Find 5 called Find 7. Despite the name, the new handset will keep the 5" 1080p screen of its predecessor. However, there will be big change under the hood as the Find 7 moves to Snapdragon 800 with four...

Tags: Oppo, Android


20MP camera rocking Sony Xperia Honami pictured again

20MP camera rocking Sony Xperia Honami pictured again

23 July, 2013 | comments (157)

With alleged press shots, headlining 20MP camera and purported specifications now out in the wild, the Sony Xperia Honami has been leaked yet again in a bunch of a live photos. Those look to be the real deal, aligning nicely with previous live...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC announces the Desire 500 in Taiwan

HTC announces the Desire 500 in Taiwan

23 July, 2013 | comments (16)

HTC has announced a new mid-range Android smartphone in Taiwan called the Desire 500. The phone is priced at a suggested retail price of NT$11,900 and will be launched exclusively through Taiwan Mobile on August 1. The Desire 500 looks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Motorola X camera UI leaked in new screenshots

Motorola X camera UI leaked in new screenshots

23 July, 2013 | comments (23)

More leaks have surfaced of the upcoming the Motorola X smartphone, this time regarding the software on the device, specifically the camera software. As it can be seen from these screenshots, Motorola has gone for a brand new UI for the...


Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 surfaces

Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 surfaces

22 July, 2013 | comments (56)

Samsung launched its second-generation Galaxy Note phablet last Fall and we are already waiting for its Galaxy Note III successor to come. It appears, though that the Koreans aren't done with their previous-gen phablet according to a leaked...


Samsung Galaxy S III spotted running Android 4.3

Samsung Galaxy S III spotted running Android 4.3

22 July, 2013 | comments (53)

According to leaked information from Samsung R&D in India, Samsung is simultaneously developing Jelly Bean 4.2.2 and 4.3.0 updates, and the former could be dropped altogether if Jelly Bean 4.3 is officially announced this week by Google. These...


HTC One mini lands in Germany and Austria in August for €450

HTC One mini lands in Germany and Austria in August for €450

22 July, 2013 | comments (28)

The HTC One mini availability and pricing info for Europe is trickling in – first the UK, now Germany and Austria. The phone will cost €450 off-contract when it starts shipping in August. Phone House lists the Stealth Black color version as...


Some analysts expect HTC One sales to slump by 40% in Q3

Some analysts expect HTC One sales to slump by 40% in Q3

22 July, 2013 | comments (52)

The HTC One sold well, despite some supply issues, and fairly quickly became a best-seller. The company was riding the wave of Ones, it was turning its fortunes around with revenues rising from March (when the One launched) through May. Then...

Tags: HTC, Android


Motorola X appears in white through a new press image

Motorola X appears in white through a new press image

21 July, 2013 | comments (118)

We already know that, Motorola X will be officially unveiled on August 1 in New York. The press image and specifications of the upcoming device from Motorola has already been leaked and we now have another press render, which shows the smartphone in...


Press image of Verizon's mid-range LG Enact surfaces

Press image of Verizon's mid-range LG Enact surfaces

21 July, 2013 | comments (12)

A new press image of the Verizon bound smartphone, dubbed as LG Enact has been leaked, courtesy of evleaks. The mid-range Android device with a model number VS890 is rumored to be announced with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on board. The LG Enact...


Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S4 shows up with a new paint job

Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S4 shows up with a new paint job

21 July, 2013 | comments (26)

Samsung launched its Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone in two color options - Black and White. The South Korean manufacturer recently added a bit more variety in the form of four new colors: Blue Arctic, Purple Mirage, Red Aurora, Brown Autumn and Pink...


Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800 appears in AnTuTu tests again

Galaxy S4 with Snapdragon 800 appears in AnTuTu tests again

20 July, 2013 | comments (77)

Not content with just two versions of its Galaxy S4 flagship (Active, mini, zoom aside), Samsung created a third version - a South Korea-exclusive S4 with Snapdragon 800. We’re getting more and more indications that there will be an international...


Motorola X press image and specifications leak

Motorola X press image and specifications leak

20 July, 2013 | comments (89)

We are inching closer to the official launch of the Motorola X, slated to happen on August 1. Naturally, then, a few leaks are par for the course and we have not one but two today, in the form of a leaked press image as well as leaked...


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