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Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

08 May, 2015 | comments (29)

Research firm ComScore has released its latest numbers for the US smartphone market revealing that Android is still the top smartphone platform in the country, although it witnessed a slight decrease in its market share last quarter. Google's...


Blackberry CEO comments on company's return to T-Mobile

Blackberry CEO comments on company's return to T-Mobile

08 May, 2015 | comments (10)

Over an year after Blackberry announced that it will not renew the T-Mobile license to sell its products, the two companies are back together, with the Canadian company's Classic smartphone landing on the magenta carrier on May 13. Following...


Sony Xperia Z series to get Android 5.1 Lollipop in August

Sony Xperia Z series to get Android 5.1 Lollipop in August

08 May, 2015 | comments (31)

The Australian operator Telstra posted a list of Sony Xperia Z phones scheduled to get Android 5.1 Lollipop. Sony has been pushing out Android 5.0 to its Xperia Z series of smartphones since March. The list includes the likes of Sony Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android


ZTE is taking its Nubia brand to India starting with the Z9 Mini

ZTE is taking its Nubia brand to India starting with the Z9 Mini

07 May, 2015 | comments (5)

ZTE's Nubia sub-brand has mostly been confined to China so far, but that's about to change. The company is now busy establishing an online presence for itself in India, which signifies that Nubia's entry into the subcontinent is very...

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BlackBerry Classic lands at T-Mobile on May 13

BlackBerry Classic lands at T-Mobile on May 13

07 May, 2015 | comments (6)

The BlackBerry Classic will be sold by T-Mobile starting on May 13, which is next Wednesday. This comes as a consequence of the new partnership that was established between the two companies today. The Classic has been offered by both AT&T and...


HTC Nexus 9 will receive Android 5.1.1 update starting today

HTC Nexus 9 will receive Android 5.1.1 update starting today

07 May, 2015 | comments (11)

A couple of days ago Google started rolling out the update to Android 5.0.2 for the HTC Nexus 9 tablet, marking the first new software release for this device in almost half a year. And now, Google has announced that the update to Android 5.1.1...


Rumor details Galaxy Note 5 as well as Note Edge's successor

Rumor details Galaxy Note 5 as well as Note Edge's successor

07 May, 2015 | comments (49)

We're clearly many months away from the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 at this point, yet today a rumor surfaced claiming to shed some light on the next high-end phablet. Apparently Samsung will only release one version of the Note 5....


Vivo X5Pro will be officially announced on May 13

Vivo X5Pro will be officially announced on May 13

07 May, 2015 | comments (7)

As we told you a few hours ago, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo had something to announce today. Unfortunately though, it turns out all of that was just about a date - May 13, actually. That's when the oft-leaked and much-teased Vivo X5Pro is...

Tags: Vivo, Android


Legend gives the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus a royal luxury treatment

Legend gives the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus a royal luxury treatment

07 May, 2015 | comments (19)

If you happen to admire the iPhone 6 and its slick looks and stylish exterior, but simply find it too plain and cheap for your taste, there are companies out there that have you covered. Few, however, can match the level of dedication of Legend...

Tags: Apple, iPhone


Leaked Xiaomi product roadmap reveals four new Mi phones

Leaked Xiaomi product roadmap reveals four new Mi phones

07 May, 2015 | comments (22)

Xiaomi has recently announced the new Mi 4i smartphone in India, meant for global roll out. And yesterday, the Chinese startup announced the Mi Note Pro in China. While we race through the mid year, the company has handful of devices set for release...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi) getting Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update

Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi) getting Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update

07 May, 2015 | comments (39)

Nearly a week after Google posted the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop factory image for it, the Nexus 7 2012 (Wi-Fi) has started receiving the OTA update. The update weighs 9.6MB in size and carries a build umber of LMY47V. It's worth mentioning that...

Tags: Asus, Android


LG G4c expected to hit Europe early June for $318

LG G4c expected to hit Europe early June for $318

07 May, 2015 | comments (53)

LG is still following the suite of releasing a mini version of flagship with a different name. While the LG G4 is being rolled out across the countries, the South Korean company is almost ready to introduce the G4s mini version likely to be...

Tags: LG, Android


Snapdragon 810-powered OnePlus Two to be priced at $400

Snapdragon 810-powered OnePlus Two to be priced at $400

07 May, 2015 | comments (60)

The successor to the OnePlus One, which is likely to be dubbed as OnePlus Two and is expected to launch in the third quarter of this year, could carry a price tag of 2499 Yuan ($400). The news comes from CEO Liu Zuohu who asked his Weibo...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Vivo set to announce something important today

Vivo set to announce something important today

07 May, 2015 | comments (6)

Vivo has revealed that it will make an important announcement today. The revelation was made via the Chinese company's official Weibo page. While there was no official word on what the announcement will be, it would be safe to assume that it...

Tags: Vivo, Android


Huawei said to launch Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India tomorrow

Huawei said to launch Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India tomorrow

07 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Looks like Huawei's Honor 4C smartphone, which was launched in China last week, will make its way to other markets as well. According to a report from FoneArena, the budget smartphone will be launched in India tomorrow (May 8). It is expected to set...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Sony Xperia Z4 Compact rumoured to be announced next week

Sony Xperia Z4 Compact rumoured to be announced next week

07 May, 2015 | comments (38)

The smaller version of the Sony Xperia Z4, which was unveiled last month and is currently only limited to the Japanese market, is expected to be unveiled on May 13, according to a report from Russian website MobilTelefon. As per the report,...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Android M will debut during Google I/O on May 28

Android M will debut during Google I/O on May 28

06 May, 2015 | comments (109)

Google will unveil Android M during the I/O developer conference at the end of this month. The Android M name made a brief cameo in the official I/O schedule and was quickly taken down. No details on the upcoming Android iteration have been...

Tags: Google, Android


Lenovo P70 makes it to India with its 4,000 mAh battery

Lenovo P70 makes it to India with its 4,000 mAh battery

06 May, 2015 | comments (19)

A few months ago Lenovo announced the P70, which subsequently went on sale in the company's home market of China. Today though marks the P70's debut in India. The handset has a price tag of INR 15,999, which right now means $251 or 222. It...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


ZTE Nubia Z9 is official with bezelless display

ZTE Nubia Z9 is official with bezelless display

06 May, 2015 | comments (52)

Just as promised, the ZTE Nubia Z9 is officially here. The handset was made official today in Beijing and, from the looks of it, it definitely lives up to expectations. The definitive feature we were all hoping and waiting for is very much...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Xiaomi boasts faster Snapdragon 810 chip inside the MiNote Pro

Xiaomi boasts faster Snapdragon 810 chip inside the MiNote Pro

06 May, 2015 | comments (30)

As most of you have surely heard, the Xiaomi MiNote Pro is official. It was launched just a few hours ago. The handset boasts a pretty impressive specs sheet, including a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC, 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and a 5.7-inch QHD 2.5D...