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Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 and Mega 6.3 officially priced

Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 and Mega 6.3 officially priced

28 May, 2013 | comments (68)

Samsung brought a new dimension to the phablets line up with its Mega 6.3 and 5.8 Android phablets. The pricing of the phablets that borrow some of the features from the Galaxy S4 flagship smartphone was not revealed during its announcement, but the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


LG planning new tablet for Q3 2013, not working on a Nexus 5

LG planning new tablet for Q3 2013, not working on a Nexus 5

28 May, 2013 | comments (30)

It's been awhile since LG produced a product in the tablet space and too few remember the 3D capturing Optimus Pad V900 and its uninspiring successor the Optimus Pad LTE. In an interview with Dutch All About Phones Vice President LG Mobile for...

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Samsung trying OIS for the Galaxy Note III camera

Samsung trying OIS for the Galaxy Note III camera

28 May, 2013 | comments (63)

According to a report by the Korean ETNews, Samsung is testing a camera with optical image stabilization (OIS) in the upcoming Galaxy Note. III But that won't be the only feature that the 13MP camera of the Note III will be capable of....


LG officially announces Nexus 4 White, coming on May 29

LG officially announces Nexus 4 White, coming on May 29

28 May, 2013 | comments (40)

No more speculations, the white LG Nexus 4 is now official. By the looks of it nothing but color has changed, the phone still packs a pure Android experience (version 4.2 at the moment), a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset and a 4.7" True HD IPS Plus...

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White LG Nexus 4 appears live again, inches closer to release?

White LG Nexus 4 appears live again, inches closer to release?

27 May, 2013 | comments (24)

The white flavor of the Google Nexus 4 has leaked numerous times. Recently, we also got a video and the official photo of the smartphone. Now, one of our readers has sent us some live images of the white LG Nexus 4 smartphone and the tipster claims...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


ZTE Grand S launch reportedly delayed in the US

ZTE Grand S launch reportedly delayed in the US

27 May, 2013 | comments (6)

ZTE announced its flagship smartphone, the Grand S, at the CES 2013 back in January and the device was expected to make its way to the US market soon. Unfortunately, the ZTE Grand S will not be released there anytime soon, according to a report from...

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HTC Desire 600 goes up for pre-order in Russia, priced at $509

HTC Desire 600 goes up for pre-order in Russia, priced at $509

27 May, 2013 | comments (45)

HTC recently announced its dual-SIM Desire 600, a smartphone that is said to bring many of the premium features from the company's flagship smartphone, the HTC One. HTC did not reveal the pricing of the smartphone during its announcement, but now,...

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Samsung to hold a Galaxy and Ativ

Samsung to hold a Galaxy and Ativ "premiere" event on June 20

27 May, 2013 | comments (38)

Samsung has sent out teaser images for a new event, but rather than an Unpacked event like we see for the Galaxy flagships, this is a joint Galaxy and Ativ event. It's called Samsung Premier 2013 and will be held on June 20 in London. The teaser...


Huawei to update Ascend D1, P1 and Honor 2 to Android 4.2

Huawei to update Ascend D1, P1 and Honor 2 to Android 4.2

27 May, 2013 | comments (48)

Huawei has announced that it will be rolling out Android 4.2 update to its current range of smartphone. The devices that were mentioned specifically include the Ascend D1, Ascend P1 and the Honor 2. These phones will also be receiving Huawei's...


Samsung Galaxy S4 mini appears on the Samsung Apps website

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini appears on the Samsung Apps website

26 May, 2013 | comments (23)

We have been hearing about the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini for quite some time now but Samsung is yet to officially announce the device. Now, the phone has suddenly appeared on the Samsung Apps website alongside other Samsung phones. There is not...


Official white LG Nexus 4 photos leak, no sight of a 32GB model

Official white LG Nexus 4 photos leak, no sight of a 32GB model

26 May, 2013 | comments (50)

So far we've had plenty of eyes-on's with the white version of the LG Nexus 4 thanks to numerous leaks of photos of the device in the wild, but nothing official. Android Police however claims to has acquired a set of official photos of the...

Tags: LG, Android


Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

25 May, 2013 | comments (159)

HTC One reached the 5 million milestone two days ago, which is quite an achievement for the struggling manufacturer. It seems HTC might be preparing different editions of the device in order to increase its popularity and sales. Recently,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

25 May, 2013 | comments (35)

Samsung has just released the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the low-budget Galaxy Music smartphone. The rollout has begun in the United Kingdom, but more countries will join the Jelly Bean train soon. The build date of the update is May 3...

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Leaked images show Android 4.3 on a Nexus 4 at a mobile expo

Leaked images show Android 4.3 on a Nexus 4 at a mobile expo

24 May, 2013 | comments (39)

Two lucky XDA Developers Forum members ("challeen" and "innocent36") were at the right place at the right time (Thailand Mobile Expo 2013). They spotted a Google Nexus 4 on display, running Android 4.3 and decided to share their find with the eager...


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

24 May, 2013 | comments (47)

Update, May 27: As it turns out the Samsung Galaxy Star Duos is already available for purchase online in India. Samsung announced the Galaxy Star in the beginning of April. It is a low-end droid, which will redefine the smartphone landscape with...


Oppo will launch its European web store on Monday, May 27

Oppo will launch its European web store on Monday, May 27

24 May, 2013 | comments (10)

Oppo announced the opening of its official European web store. Users across Europe will be able to shop for the Chinese company's products starting this coming Monday, May 27. The first device to go on sale will naturally be the company’s...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Here is the first official photo of Huawei Ascend P6

Here is the first official photo of Huawei Ascend P6

24 May, 2013 | comments (38)

The Huawei Ascend P6 smartphone has been in the rumorland for a while. First, we learned its specs and then we even got to see some live pictures. Today's leak is even better, it shows an official render of the device. With its 6.18mm of...


Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

24 May, 2013 | comments (209)

Good news, Xperia S fans, the wait is over! After having to endure countless delays and after seeing lots of deadlines coming and going away, the Xperia S users will finally be able to enjoy some Jelly Bean goodness. Sony France has confirmed...

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Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

24 May, 2013 | comments (9)

Samsung is working on a couple of special editions for its Galaxy S4 flagship - a Developer Edition and a Google Edition. The Developer Edition has cropped up on Samsung’s web site for both AT&T and Verizon. What’s the difference between a...


HTC allegedly working on One with stock Android

HTC allegedly working on One with stock Android

24 May, 2013 | comments (38)

Google surprised everyone at the I/O 2013 keynote by unveiling a special edition of the Samsung Galaxy S4 running stock Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Now, it seems HTC is working on a similar version of its own HTC One for the US market. According...