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Samsung Galaxy Mega 7.0 image leaks

Samsung Galaxy Mega 7.0 image leaks

30 May, 2014 | comments (88)

Samsung Galaxy Mega 7.0 (or Mega 2) was cleared yesterday by USA's FCC. It supposed to be a massive 7" device, with thin waistline and all-round connectivity that includes full telephony support. That's just like its Mega 6.3 predecessor only on an...


HTC has reportedly canceled the One (M8) Prime

HTC has reportedly canceled the One (M8) Prime

30 May, 2014 | comments (37)

One down and one to... be canceled? Some time after the HTC One (M8) was announced rumors started flying around of two new versions of the M8 – Ace and Prime. Yesterday a plastic, China-bound Ace went official under the name HTC One Vogue edition,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Amber Gold HTC One (M8) is only $99 today

Amber Gold HTC One (M8) is only $99 today

30 May, 2014 | comments (4)

If you live in the USA and have a thing for golden smartphones today might be your lucky day. HTC is selling its Amber Gold HTC One (M8) for $99 with a contract to Sprint, Verizon and AT&T, on its website. The deal is valid for 24 hours and has...


Samsung announces Galaxy S5 Active for AT&T

Samsung announces Galaxy S5 Active for AT&T

30 May, 2014 | comments (39)

After many leaks, Samsung has finally announced the Galaxy S5 Active. Like last year's Galaxy S4 Active, the S5 Active is a ruggedized version of the Galaxy S5 smartphone. The body is water, dust and shockproof with its IP67 and MIL-spec 810G...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 gets support pages

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 gets support pages

29 May, 2014 | comments (6)

Samsung has seen a boon in tablet sales as of late and it’s evident that the Korean manufacturer is taking this particular aspect of their business seriously, from their latest commercials that rag on the iPad, to their constant release of new and...


HTC One Vogue Edition (M8 Ace) appears officially in China

HTC One Vogue Edition (M8 Ace) appears officially in China

29 May, 2014 | comments (28)

The long-rumored HTC M8 Ace finally made an official appearance. The plastic-clad smartphone showed up on the manufacturer’s official website in China as HTC One Vogue Edition. The handset is set to launch next week, on June 3. At a quick...

Tags: HTC, Android


Samsung’s 7-inch phone spotted at FCC

Samsung’s 7-inch phone spotted at FCC

29 May, 2014 | comments (63)

Ok so calling Samsung’s upcoming 7-inch ‘Galaxy Mega 2’ (the supposed name for the device) a phone isn’t really appropriate: it’s more a tablet with a GSM antenna. There have been some murmurings about the device on the internets, but nothing really...


More Samsung Galaxy S5 Active official photos leak

More Samsung Galaxy S5 Active official photos leak

29 May, 2014 | comments (37)

A few more leaked photos of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active surfaced today, again thanks to @evleaks. The press images are of the AT&T version of the phone and show not only the front, but also the back of the device and a view under the back cover...

Tags: Samsung, Android


KitKat update for Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 now rolling out

KitKat update for Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 now rolling out

29 May, 2014 | comments (49)

Samsung is rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat for its devices one by one and the new winner is the Galaxy Mega 6.3 phablet. The device launched last year on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean). The software update has a build number I9200XXUDNE4 and is...


IDC: smartphone market in 2018 to remain mostly the same

IDC: smartphone market in 2018 to remain mostly the same

29 May, 2014 | comments (18)

In the past we've seen long-term predictions completely miss the mark, so take this as a decent guess of what might happen. Unlike its 2011 forecast, this time around IDC is much more restrained in its predictions, expecting things in 2018 to be the...


HTC One Mini 2 now for sale in the UK

HTC One Mini 2 now for sale in the UK

28 May, 2014 | comments (18)

The HTC One Mini 2 went up for pre-sale in the UK last week, but wasn’t slated to drop until June 30th. It turns out that you won’t have to wait that long to get the phone in your clutches if you don’t want to. Phones4U, a UK retailer is carrying...

Tags: HTC, Android


OnePlus One gets updated to  stable CyanogenMod 11S

OnePlus One gets updated to stable CyanogenMod 11S

28 May, 2014 | comments (53)

OnePlus One went on sale a few weeks ago ahead of schedule and lots of people are already using it. Those early adopters noticed there are quite a few bugs in the CyanogenMod 11S release that premiered with the OnePlus One. The initial release was...


Asus PadFone X hits AT&T on June 6, $199 on contract

Asus PadFone X hits AT&T on June 6, $199 on contract

28 May, 2014 | comments (4)

AT&T has just announced the exclusive availability of the Asus PadFone X. The smartphone/tablet hybrid is going to pop up on pre-order on June 6, you will be able to order it online or in the AT&T's retail network. You can have the Asus...

Tags: Asus, AT&T, Android


LG confirms 2014 release for G Flex 2 and Vu 4

LG confirms 2014 release for G Flex 2 and Vu 4

28 May, 2014 | comments (9)

Yesterday was a big day for LG - it announced its latest flagship - the 5.5" QHD LG G3. And while all the eyes were gathered in London to watch the official premiere, LG has held a separate event in Seoul. There, in addition to the local LG...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy Tab S tablets to have fingerprint sensor

Samsung Galaxy Tab S tablets to have fingerprint sensor

28 May, 2014 | comments (19)

With the Galaxy Tab S firmware now available for anyone to download, some neat features come about. One of them is the fingerprint sensor housed in the Home button. Much like the one on the Galaxy S5, you'll be able to unlock the 10.5" and 8.4"...


Plastic HTC One M8 Ace leaks again in promo images

Plastic HTC One M8 Ace leaks again in promo images

28 May, 2014 | comments (20)

More images of the HTC One M8 Ace have found their way on the net before the official unveiling of the phone on June 3. These appear to be official promo images that tout the key features of the new phone. First off, it's similar to the HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


LG G3 European pricing detailed, starts at €549 for 16GB

LG G3 European pricing detailed, starts at €549 for 16GB

28 May, 2014 | comments (24)

With the LG G3 now official, many European retailers have added the phone to their databases along with a price tag. Shops in Finland, Germany, Finland, UK and Romania are already offering the device and here are their respective...

Tags: LG, Android


Oppo N1 mini promo shots reveal color options

Oppo N1 mini promo shots reveal color options

28 May, 2014 | comments (9)

The launch of the Oppo N1 mini is just a couple of days away and we get an early look of what the smaller (not quite "mini") camerphone will look like. The N1 mini will feature a 5" 720p screen and the same unusual camera design that allows you to...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


HTC One M8 Ace official photos leak, reveal red and blue hues

HTC One M8 Ace official photos leak, reveal red and blue hues

28 May, 2014 | comments (15)

New official photos of the upcoming HTC One M8 Ace have leaked showing the phone in a new blue color option. The Ace shapes up to be a plastic, more curvy version of the premium, aluminum-clad One (M8). The photos are obtained by Twitter...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


LG G3 will launch on all 4 major carriers in the US

LG G3 will launch on all 4 major carriers in the US

27 May, 2014 | comments (14)

LG has officially unveiled its G3 flagship smartphone at its dedicated event in London today. The smartphone has a 5.5-inch display and packs a punch with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset. The good news is that the LG G3 will be up for grabs from...

Tags: LG, Android