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New live photos of HTC One successor M8 surface

New live photos of HTC One successor M8 surface

12 February, 2014 | comments (71)

HTC One's successor codenamed M8 has leaked yet again. This time around we get to see some live shots of the upcoming flagship. Just as previous leaks have suggested, the smartphone features dual-camera setup at the back with a dual-LED...

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Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

12 February, 2014 | comments (46)

Digitimes has conducted its own research on the Chinese smartphone market in Q4, concluding that sales have grown 21.9% over the previous quarter. That's quite a leap, but compared to the same quarter of last year the sales are 15.9%...


Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

12 February, 2014 | comments (24)

The first official photo of the as of yet unofficial HTC Desire 8 leaked courtesy of Chinese website MyDrivers. Some of the phone's specs also surfaced hinting the upper mid-range nature of the device. The HTC Desire 8 is rumored to feature...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

12 February, 2014 | comments (145)

Samsung's new tablets feature flat, circular icons in for the toggles in their notification areas, quite similar to the ones from yesterday's teaser for the Unpacked 5 event from Samsung. There was always the possibility that those are for the...


Another alleged photo of HTC M8 makes the rounds on Twitter

Another alleged photo of HTC M8 makes the rounds on Twitter

11 February, 2014 | comments (41)

Another alleged live photo of the yet to be announced HTC M8 made the rounds on Twitter. The image shows the device tucked into a protective flip case which looks a lot like the original flip cover for the HTC One. The purported photo of the HTC...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

11 February, 2014 | comments (107)

According to a report by The Korea Herald citing industry sources, the Samsung Galaxy S5 will launch with a bezel-free display. The Korean giant has reportedly been working on the technology since 2012. The yet to be revealed smartphone is...


Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

11 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Live under the watchful glory of Her Majesty? Well if you do, you can now purchase the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro for £349. What does your hard-earned cash get you? A Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, 2GB RAM, Android 4.4 Kit Kat...

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Dual-OS Geeksphone Revolution pricing and availability confirmed

Dual-OS Geeksphone Revolution pricing and availability confirmed

11 February, 2014 | comments (18)

Details on the pricing and the official availability of the recently announced, dual-OS booting Geeksphone Revolution got out. The Intel-based smartphone will be available on February 20 for €289 ($394). The device’s manufacturer has hinted...


Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

11 February, 2014 | comments (22)

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus quietly appeared on the manufacture’s official website in China. Sporting the model name I9152P, the dual-SIM GSM/WCDMA+ phablet is an updated version of Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 with a 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU of unknown...

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Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

11 February, 2014 | comments (449)

Today Sony started seeding the Android 4.3 update for the Xperia SP. The update carries a firmware number 12.1.A.0.266 and is currently live in Australia only. Fret not, as over the coming days a wider release will be occurring. The Sony...

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An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

11 February, 2014 | comments (135)

The evidence that the Galaxy S5 will be unveiled at the MWC is mounting fast – now there's an alleged photo of the box the new flagship will come in. Samsung boxes feature key specs on the back and an anonymous tipster claims to have snapped a photo...


Oppo Find 7 launch date and place unveiled

Oppo Find 7 launch date and place unveiled

11 February, 2014 | comments (7)

In a series of teaser images posted in its Weibo account, Oppo officially confirmed that its Find 7 smartphone will debut on March 19 in Beijing. The images contain interesting clues as to the time and place of the event. Oppo Insider has...

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Samsung teases new Galaxy S5 UI in Unpacked event invitation

Samsung teases new Galaxy S5 UI in Unpacked event invitation

11 February, 2014 | comments (51)

Samsung will be holding the Unpacked 5 event in Barcelona on the 24th, the company reminds us with a teaser posted on Twitter. The teaser contains a number of generic features, presumably ones embodied in the company's new phone. They all line up...

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Samsung Galaxy  Star Trios with triple SIMs unveiled in Brazil

Samsung Galaxy Star Trios with triple SIMs unveiled in Brazil

11 February, 2014 | comments (19)

Just six days ago LG has unveiled the Optimus L1 II Tri (yes, we still giggle at the name). It's a low-end triple SIM smartphone for Brazil and will hit the shelves soon for $127. Today Samsung announced a competing triple SIM smartphone for...


WSJ: Nokia will release its first Android device this month

WSJ: Nokia will release its first Android device this month

10 February, 2014 | comments (143)

According to The Wall Street Journal, Nokia will release its first Android smartphone this month. Known as Nokia Normandy, the low-cost handset will reportedly be showcased during MWC in Barcelona. According to WSJ’s sources, Nokia was hard...

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Exciting LG G Pro 2 specs confirmed by AnTuTu scorecard

Exciting LG G Pro 2 specs confirmed by AnTuTu scorecard

10 February, 2014 | comments (68)

LG G Pro 2 existence was confirmed earlier this year by a few live pictures of the device. The G Pro 2 has the G2 looks but comes with a bigger 6" display. It should go live at a press event scheduled to take place on February 13 in Korea....

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Sony's Xperia D6503 Sirius camera screenshots leak out

Sony's Xperia D6503 Sirius camera screenshots leak out

09 February, 2014 | comments (51)

Recently, photographs of Sony's Xperia D6503 made the rounds on the internet. From the picture, the device looks almost bezel-less, suggesting that it has an extremely large screen, while perhaps maintaining manageable ergonomics. Today, we have...

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HTC M8 shows up in a new batch of leaked photos

HTC M8 shows up in a new batch of leaked photos

09 February, 2014 | comments (38)

A couple of newly leaked, alleged photos of the upcoming HTC M8 made the rounds. The duo of images gives us another look at the HTC One successor’s dual-camera setup and on-screen buttons. Despite its far from great quality, the photo of...

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Two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions appear in AnTuTu database

Two Samsung Galaxy S5 versions appear in AnTuTu database

09 February, 2014 | comments (99)

All of our questions about the Samsung Galaxy S5 will be answered come February 24th in Barcelona, but that hasn't stopped more rumors and speculations about the device from circulating the media. In fact, a newest piece of data from AnTuTu suggests...


HTC M8 (One 2) mini specs leak, Snapdragon 400 inside

HTC M8 (One 2) mini specs leak, Snapdragon 400 inside

09 February, 2014 | comments (42)

We are yet still waiting for the official premiere of the HTC M8 otherwise known as HTC One+, One 2 or simply the next HTC flagship. However, this hasn’t stopped the first rumors of a mini version from coming in and today we get to learn its key...

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