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Samsung Galaxy S5 launches on NTT DoCoMo, Pink color in tow

Samsung Galaxy S5 launches on NTT DoCoMo, Pink color in tow

14 May, 2014 | comments (11)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has reached the land of the rising sun – the flagship went on sale on the country's biggest carrier, NTT DoCoMo. This launch also debuts a new color, Sweet Pink, in addition to the standard Charcoal Black and Shimmering White...


Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition unveiled in Mexico

Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition unveiled in Mexico

14 May, 2014 | comments (42)

Yesterday, alongside the Moto E and Moto G 4G, Motorola also unveiled a Moto G Ferrari Edition. The phone was showcased only in Mexico and no, it's not a joke. The Motorola Moto G Ferrari Edition is based on the 16GB LTE version of the phone. The...

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Sony Xperia A2 SO-04F is official on Japanese NTT DoCoMo

Sony Xperia A2 SO-04F is official on Japanese NTT DoCoMo

14 May, 2014 | comments (52)

Sony announced the Xperia A2 SO-04F for the Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo. The phone made a trip to the FCC recently carrying the codename "Altair". Judging by its model name, the Sony SO-04F is expected to be Japanese version of the Xperia Z2...


Custom ROM community brings KitKat to the Galaxy S3

Custom ROM community brings KitKat to the Galaxy S3

13 May, 2014 | comments (104)

Samsung announced that they wouldn’t be bringing Android KitKat to their aging Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone, but that didn’t stop the XDA and Android hacking community from porting it over anyway. As long as you don’t have an issue with rooting your...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active support page found

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active support page found

13 May, 2014 | comments (24)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active doesn’t exist officially but there are traces of it all over the place, including Samsung's own web site. The support page for Scandinavian countries (Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark) have a placeholder page for the...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime to debut in June for $880

Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime to debut in June for $880

13 May, 2014 | comments (70)

One by one the bits of the puzzle that is the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime are starting to fall in place. Just last week we brought you exclusive news on the display specs of the new flagship and now we have info on the launch date and...


LG Optimus G gets KitKat in Korea, Knock Code in tow

LG Optimus G gets KitKat in Korea, Knock Code in tow

13 May, 2014 | comments (91)

The LG Optimus G might be getting a bit long in the tooth, but it's still a fine smartphone with an excellent 720p screen and a capable quad-core Krait CPU. And the good news is LG realizes that and is still working hard to extract every bit of...

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LG G3 appears in a short teaser video

LG G3 appears in a short teaser video

13 May, 2014 | comments (31)

As May 27 draws near, LG has released a short video of its upcoming flagship smartphone, the LG G3. The official teaser gives us a sneak peak of the design of the LG G3 and confirms the presence of Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) feature. The clip...

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Motorola Moto G with LTE and microSD goes official

Motorola Moto G with LTE and microSD goes official

13 May, 2014 | comments (102)

The Motorola Moto G is the company's most successful smartphone to date and at its London event today, the company announced a new version with LTE. The Moto G LTE is also featuring a microSD card slot - a feature that many, including us, badly...

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Motorola Moto E is now official, costs £89

Motorola Moto E is now official, costs £89

13 May, 2014 | comments (99)

At its dedicated press events in London and Delhi today, Motorola’s latest budget phone the Moto E went official. The Moto E leaked in full a few days ago and there aren’t that many surprises. The phone is built around a 4.3” scratch resistant...

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HTC One (M8) leaks out on Twitter in blue color scheme

HTC One (M8) leaks out on Twitter in blue color scheme

12 May, 2014 | comments (22)

Hot on the heels of the previously leaked red and pink versions, another new color scheme of the HTC One (M8) made the rounds on Twitter. Unsurprisingly, the image was posted on the social network by @evleaks. HTC One (M8) in blue (click to...

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Karbonn Titanium Hexa goes official in India

Karbonn Titanium Hexa goes official in India

12 May, 2014 | comments (20)

Karbonn took the wraps off the Titanium Hexa smartphone. The Android KitKat handset will be exclusively offered by Amazon India for Rs. 16,990 (about $283). As its name suggests, the Karbonn Titanium Hexa is powered by a 1.5GHz hexa-core CPU...

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Update makes Galaxy S5 camera even faster

Update makes Galaxy S5 camera even faster

12 May, 2014 | comments (64)

The international Samsung Galaxy S5 is receiving a new update as we speak which promises to improve the camera startup speed, gallery responsiveness and fingerprint recognition time. The update is currently live in the UK and is expected to roll...


Snapdragon 801 confirmed for Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Snapdragon 801 confirmed for Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

12 May, 2014 | comments (15)

Despite the fact that its flagship packs IP67 certification for dust and water resistance, Samsung hasn't given up on releasing a more element-resistant Active version. It's yet to be seen just how much tougher that version is going to be, but the...


Samsung Galaxy S5 reaches 10 million sales in 25 days

Samsung Galaxy S5 reaches 10 million sales in 25 days

12 May, 2014 | comments (58)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has reportedly shipped 10 million units worldwide in just 25 days. The reports are coming from South Korea. This achievement marks a new record for a Samsung flagship and surpasses the one of the Galaxy S4 from a year ago by...

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Exclusive: Samsung AMOLED and 13.3

Exclusive: Samsung AMOLED and 13.3" LCD tablets detailed

12 May, 2014 | comments (58)

Our inside contact that's involved with developing Kid's mode has sent us some more info on Samsung's upcoming devices. Last times it was the S5 Prime and S5 mini, this time it's tablets. We counted three new devices, two of which are the rumored...


LG officially unveils G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0 and G Pad 10.1 slates

LG officially unveils G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0 and G Pad 10.1 slates

12 May, 2014 | comments (28)

LG has officially revealed a trio of new G Pad tablets. The G Pad 7.0, G Pad 8.0 and G Pad 10.1 will debut at the MedPi 2014 trade show in Monaco tomorrow. The company promises a full list of specifications for the slates then. For now, the...

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Dual-SIM version of Galaxy S5 mini is undergoing testing

Dual-SIM version of Galaxy S5 mini is undergoing testing

11 May, 2014 | comments (19)

We’ve seen leaks of several Samsung SM-G800 models that are presumably the Galaxy S5 mini (with some variation in name - Galaxy S5 Dx, K Mini). Indian import and export data site Zauba lists several G800 units entering the country for R&D...


Flipkart teases upcoming Moto E, will go on sale on May 14

Flipkart teases upcoming Moto E, will go on sale on May 14

10 May, 2014 | comments (42)

We practically know everything about the Motorola Moto E now. The company's newest Android smartphone is expected to slow below the already low-priced Moto G. Indian online retailer Flipkart, which has exclusive rights to sell the Moto G and...

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Nokia X 1.1.2.2 software update now rolling out

Nokia X 1.1.2.2 software update now rolling out

10 May, 2014 | comments (102)

Nokia has released an update for the Nokia X that has started rolling out now. The version 1.1.2.2 update brings with it couple of new apps - OneDrive and Contact Transfer. Along with that the latest update also brings a new version of Nokia...

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