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Sony Xperia T European march continues, it's about to hit US shores too

Sony Xperia T European march continues, it's about to hit US shores too

01 October, 2012 | comments (34)

The Sony Xperia T is continuing its roll-out to retailers across rest of Europe and after becoming available in the UK a few days ago. Reports are coming in of the device being available in Slovakia, where it's offered by carrier Telekom on a...


Pantech Vega R3 phablet packs a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset

Pantech Vega R3 phablet packs a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset

25 September, 2012 | comments (57)

Samsung Galaxy Note II and LG Optimus Vu beware, the newly announced Pantech Vega R3 is gunning for your head. The phoneblet features a 5.3" Natural IPS Pro LCD screen of 720p resolution and Qualcomm's monster Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset. Pantech...


Limited Edition Martian Pink Galaxy S III goes official

Limited Edition Martian Pink Galaxy S III goes official

25 September, 2012 | comments (64)

A few days ago we told you that the Galaxy S III will dress in pink and hit Korea first. Today Samsung has officially announced the Martian Pink version of the smartphone. The Martian Pink Galaxy S III will be a limited edition available only...


Samsung announces list of devices that will get Jelly Bean

Samsung announces list of devices that will get Jelly Bean

25 September, 2012 | comments (537)

The Android 4.1, Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S III has started rolling out but Samsung isn't going to stop at its flagship device. It has announced a list of devices that will be getting the Jelly Bean update in the upcoming months....


LG Optimus Vu II specs leak, S4 chipset confirmed

LG Optimus Vu II specs leak, S4 chipset confirmed

24 September, 2012 | comments (31)

Having just released its 5-inch Optimus Vu phablet globally, LG is hard working on its successor, as a specs leak reveals. The LG Optimus Vu II is a direct answer to Samsung's Galaxy Note II, though its specs sheet is hardly as...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Camera samples shot with Galaxy Nexus 2 I9260 leak on Picasa

Camera samples shot with Galaxy Nexus 2 I9260 leak on Picasa

24 September, 2012 | comments (49)

It's been nearly a full year since the last Google Nexus phone was announced (though we witnessed the launch of the Nexus 7 tablet in the meantime). We've already seen some leaked specs of an update for the Galaxy Nexus but now we have photos...


Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update now seeding

Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update now seeding

24 September, 2012 | comments (257)

The moment Samsung Galaxy S III owners have been waiting is upon us, as the rollout of the the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has begun. After many leaks, the software update has started its official march to your Galaxy S IIIs. The first...


Pink Samsung Galaxy S III unveiled, landing in Korea first

Pink Samsung Galaxy S III unveiled, landing in Korea first

21 September, 2012 | comments (65)

Samsung has been quite busy expanding the palette of available colors for its Galaxy S III flagship. Only three weeks ago it announced four new versions of the quad-core smartphone will be making their ways to the shelves and now we learn of a new...


Samsung Galaxy Note II to launch in Europe next week

Samsung Galaxy Note II to launch in Europe next week

21 September, 2012 | comments (59)

SamMobile has got hold of the launch schedule of the Samsung Galaxy Note II for Europe along with its MSRP. The Note II targets the €699 price point (£560, $910) and will go on sale next week. Germany is scheduled to get it first on September 27...


ASUS Padfone 2 will break cover on October 16

ASUS Padfone 2 will break cover on October 16

20 September, 2012 | comments (32)

ASUS has sent out "save the date" notes for the launch of its Padfone 2 hybrid device. The second generation of the quirky smartphone with a tablet suit will break cover on October 16 at events in Taipei, Taiwan and Milano, Italy. The...


Xiaomi sells 300,000 Mi-One S phones in 4 minutes 12 seconds

Xiaomi sells 300,000 Mi-One S phones in 4 minutes 12 seconds

20 September, 2012 | comments (50)

We thought it was impressive when 200,000 Xiaomi Mi-One S phones sold in just 30 minutes. The company just tweeted that a batch of 300,000 of Mi-One S phones has been sold-out in 4 minutes and 12 seconds. The company is selling phones in batches, so...


Galaxy Note II goes for pre-order in US and India

Galaxy Note II goes for pre-order in US and India

20 September, 2012 | comments (96)

The Samsung Galaxy Note II has hit the pre-order stage in US and India. Those living in the US will now be able to pre-order the phone from US Cellular for $299.99 on a two-year contract for the 16GB model. Meanwhile, those of you who are...


Samsung announces plans for Galaxy Note II US launch

Samsung announces plans for Galaxy Note II US launch

19 September, 2012 | comments (39)

Samsung has just announced its Galaxy Note II phablet in the United States. Unsurprisingly, Sammy is teaming up with all major US carriers including Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and US Cellular to reach as many users as possible. Samsung...


LG Optimus G  to hit the US market in Q4, price yet to be confirmed

LG Optimus G to hit the US market in Q4, price yet to be confirmed

19 September, 2012 | comments (35)

LG officially confirmed the Optimus G for the US market. The quad-core beast was announced for few weeks ago, and had its official launch event for Korea yesterday. Today LG held another event dedicated to its new flagship, this time in New York....

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC teases the device it is about to announce tomorrow

HTC teases the device it is about to announce tomorrow

18 September, 2012 | comments (101)

In order to stir interest up prior to its event tomorrow, HTC has released a teaser of the product it is about to announce on its official Facebook page. As you can see in the photo above, the teaser reveals one of the device's corners. The...


ZTE announces quad-core Grand Era U985 for China

ZTE announces quad-core Grand Era U985 for China

18 September, 2012 | comments (16)

ZTE has just announced the Grand Era U985 smartphone, which will debut on Chinese ground in a couple of days. The Grand Era U985 is powered by a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, boasts a 4.5" 720p display and an 8 MP camera on the back. It will bring...


Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs £345

Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs £345

18 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The Intel Atom-powered Motorola RAZR i was announced just a few hours ago, but it’s already gone on pre-order in the UK – one of the very few countries to get the phone in early October. The rest of the lucky regions are France, Germany, Brazil,...


Motorola officially announces RAZR i with 2GHz Intel CPU

Motorola officially announces RAZR i with 2GHz Intel CPU

18 September, 2012 | comments (96)

At a dedicated press event in London today, Motorola and Intel officially unveiled the RAZR i powered by an Intel Medfield chipset. The processor powering the Motorola RAZR i is a single-core 2GHz Intel Atom (yes, you read that right, 2GHz!)...


LG Optimus G launches in South Korea, quad-core Krait in tow

LG Optimus G launches in South Korea, quad-core Krait in tow

18 September, 2012 | comments (98)

At a special event in South Korea, LG officially launched the most powerful Android phone do date, the Optimus G. Built around a 4.7-inch True HD IPS Plus display with a resolution of 1280 x 768 (15:9 ratio), the Optimus G is powered by a...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

18 September, 2012 | comments (75)

Aston Martin is launching a luxury Android smartphone – the Aston Martin Aspire. Despite its premium finish, the handset internals are rather uninspiring. The Aston Martin Aspire packs a 3.2-inch HVGA display and is powered by a single-core...