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Nokia Normandy listed on a Vietnamese retailer's website

Nokia Normandy listed on a Vietnamese retailer's website

27 January, 2014 | comments (72)

Nokia's Android budget phone codenamed Normandy has leaked yet again. This time around we found the phone listed on the biggest Vietnamese online retailer's website. The listing shows an official picture with Nokia's proprietary Android skin...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


LG G Pro 2 announcement and name get confirmed

LG G Pro 2 announcement and name get confirmed

26 January, 2014 | comments (27)

LG spilled the beans on the announcement and the name of the successor of the LG Optimus G Pro. The upcoming phablet will go official in February (MWC in Barcelona is likely) as the LG G Pro 2. Unsurprisingly, LG removed the ‘Optimus’ moniker...

Tags: LG, Android


Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

26 January, 2014 | comments (43)

According to the latest reports coming from China, HTC is preparing a mid-range Desire smartphone based on the latest MediaTek platform (with true octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU). The device somewhat reminds of the iPhone 5C because of its bright...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Micromax unveils Canvas Turbo Mini and Canvas Knight

Micromax unveils Canvas Turbo Mini and Canvas Knight

26 January, 2014 | comments (42)

Micromax has launched the A200 Canvas Turbo Mini smartphone, just a week after the A119 Canvas XL phablet went official. The new A200 Canvas Turbo Mini features a 4.7" 720p IPS display and runs on a quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex-A7 processor coupled with...


BLU outs the Vivo 4.8 HD, costs only $250

BLU outs the Vivo 4.8 HD, costs only $250

26 January, 2014 | comments (17)

BLU is known for producing mid-range Android phones for bottom dollar prices, and the 4.8 HD is their newest handset to continue this trend. Coming in the standard Black and White colors, Blue is also offering two other ostentatious paint jobs:...

Tags: BLU, Android


Motorola slashes $100 off the Moto X on Monday

Motorola slashes $100 off the Moto X on Monday

25 January, 2014 | comments (27)

Motorola is preparing some very sweet deals through the Valentine's Day. Starting Monday, January 27, Motorola Mobility will be slashing $100 off the price of the contract-free Moto X. The offer will be available from 3PM to 4PM ET, or until...

Tags: Motorola, Android


 Sony Xperia Z1 Compact hits Sweden, costs €520

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact hits Sweden, costs €520

24 January, 2014 | comments (64)

Sony's miniature flagship, the Xperia Z1 Compact has been the talk of the town ever since it debuted at the recently concluded Consumer Electronics Show. The hotly anticipated mini variant of the Xperia Z1 was already up for pre-order in several...

Tags: Sony, Android


Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

24 January, 2014 | comments (12)

Going to buy a Motorola Moto X or a Moto G? You might want to try this first – the Friends with Moto program might shave $50 off the X and $40 off a 16GB Moto G. It's not a certain deal but you can sign up to receive a promo code for the...

Tags: Motorola, Android


HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

24 January, 2014 | comments (29)

HTC USA has shared new information for on-contract HTC One owners, who are eagerly anticipating the KitKat update to arrive on their phones. The phone maker unveiled that the update has been sent to carriers for approval. After the final testing...


ZTEs new rugged smartphone comes straight out of 2012

ZTEs new rugged smartphone comes straight out of 2012

24 January, 2014 | comments (19)

Chinese manufacturer ZTE has made its way onto the list of smartphone makers with rugged Android offerings with the G601U. The hefty device was leaked by China's Tenaa certification authority, weighing in at 156 grams and a thickness of...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Red Nexus 5 caught in the wild, yellow version coming too

Red Nexus 5 caught in the wild, yellow version coming too

24 January, 2014 | comments (18)

Yesterday we informed you about new possible flavors of the Nexus 5. Later we got a word the actual video showing these new color options in the Play Store is fake. Well, it seems there is still hope for new Nexus 5 flavors after all. Today a...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

23 January, 2014 | comments (40)

While the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo continues its journey of leaks, the company has launched the Galaxy S III Neo+ in China. Featuring a similar design to the Galaxy S3, the S3 Neo+ is built around a 4.8" Super AMOLED display, which rocks 720p...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

23 January, 2014 | comments (26)

Samsung's been doing its La Fleur thing for quite a while now, giving popular Samsung devices a custom paintjob specifically targeted at the female audience. The latest smartphone to be joining the La Fleur lineup is the Samsung Galaxy S4. The...


Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

23 January, 2014 | comments (12)

The Acer Liquid Z5 is now launching in Acer's home market Taiwan and across several European countries. The smartphone costs 6,990 TWD(~€170) in Taiwan on Chunghwa Telecom and is available today. It's expected to hit the UK and Netherlands and is...

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LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

22 January, 2014 | comments (11)

It appears that the LG Nexus 5 might soon turn into more mainstream device than any of its predecessors. A leaked video shows the Android reference handset in the Google Play Store, sporting a total of eight color options on offer. Update: a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

22 January, 2014 | comments (34)

It seems that when we brought you the news about the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo with our exclusive coverage of its features last week we opened some sort of floodgates. The phablet can't stay out of the spotlight ever since, making numerous...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

22 January, 2014 | comments (21)

The exclusive US version of the Sony flagship, the Xperia Z1S, hit the US market exclusively through T-Mobile's online platform last week. Now, the Z1S is on sale through select T-Mobile retail outlets, giving Stateside brick and mortar customers a...


HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

22 January, 2014 | comments (39)

The yet-to-be announced HTC M8, which is rumored as the successor of the company's flagship, the HTC One has shown up on the POSTEL (the Indonesian equivalent of the FCC) along with another device with model number D310w. HTC D310w is showing up...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

22 January, 2014 | comments (33)

Sharp has officially unveiled a tablet dubbed Aquos Pad SHT22 and a smartphone named Aquos mini SHL24. Both devices are equipped with IGZO displays, which are more power efficient than the regular TFT LCD panels. Sharp's newest additions have a...

Tags: Sharp, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

22 January, 2014 | comments (18)

Back in October last year, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 3 as the official phone for the Winter Olympics in the Russian city of Sochi. As the Games draw near the company also unveiled a dedicated Olympics edition that you can purchase as some...

Tags: Samsung, Android