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Samsung outs IFA 2013 teaser video

Samsung outs IFA 2013 teaser video

02 September, 2013 | comments (27)

Samsung official IFA 2013 video teaser is out now. The Korean manufacturer teases us with a glimpse of what's happening inside its labs and how the latest technology is being developed. Did you ever wonder where all this Galaxies comes from? How...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Gear live photos leak prior to IFA

Samsung Galaxy Gear live photos leak prior to IFA

01 September, 2013 | comments (230)

A prototype Samsung Galaxy Gear unit found itself in the hands of our colleagues from Venturebeat who got to spend some time with the smartwatch and spilled some beans about it along the way. So, here it is. What you see above is a snapshot...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note III developer unit leaks

Samsung Galaxy Note III developer unit leaks

01 September, 2013 | comments (100)

The developer unit of Samsung Galaxy Note III has just leaked online. Those pre-announcement units are handled to various carriers and developers for testing purposes, the device packs the same internals as the final product but conceals the...


Moto X said to get a price drop to $100 in Q4 this year

Moto X said to get a price drop to $100 in Q4 this year

31 August, 2013 | comments (50)

Motorola's latest and greatest Moto X has generally been lauded by everyone for its unique customizable colors and performance but the $200 price tag on contract has often raised questions, especially considering you get much more powerful...


HTC Zara to be unveiled as HTC Desire 601

HTC Zara to be unveiled as HTC Desire 601

31 August, 2013 | comments (31)

HTC Zara is actually HTC Desire 601, according to the usually very reliable evleaks. An official render of the phone has already leaked once along with a bunch of specs. HTC Zara will ship as the Desire 601 @evleaks (@evleaks) August 30,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

Galaxy Note III to hit UK on Sept 16, Xperia Z1 on Sept 24

31 August, 2013 | comments (67)

Samsung is doing great job so far keeping the Galaxy Note III phablet under wraps and we are yet to see leaked pictures of the actual device. However we spotted renders, specs, panels, different model rumors, and, most recently a launch...


Alcatel One Touch Idol S and Idol Mini go official

Alcatel One Touch Idol S and Idol Mini go official

30 August, 2013 | comments (22)

Alcatel has extended its collection of smartphones with the introduction of One Touch Idol S and One Touch Idol Mini. Both the devices come with a compact design along with a slim profile. The Idol S is the slimmer of the two with its profile...

Tags: Alcatel, Android


LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom launches across Europe

LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom launches across Europe

30 August, 2013 | comments (49)

Samsung announced the Galaxy S4 Zoom back in June and unleashed its 3G version worldwide in July. It's just now though Samsung is releasing the LTE-capable version of the S4 Zoom. The LTE Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is completely identical with the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Huawei outs waterproof Honor 3 in China

Huawei outs waterproof Honor 3 in China

30 August, 2013 | comments (16)

Huawei has launched the Huawei Honor 3 on the Chinese market. The successor of the popular Honor 2 features a 4.7" 720p IPS in-cell display and runs on the Huawei's homebrewed K3V2E chipset with a quad-core 1.5GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. The...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Archos unveils its IFA lineup early: Android phones and tablets galore

Archos unveils its IFA lineup early: Android phones and tablets galore

30 August, 2013 | comments (10)

Archos unveiled its IFA lineup a few days early the new additions include many tablets and smartphones, all powered by pure, unskinned Android. The company is introducing a new line, Oxygen. The Archos 50 Oxygen features a FullHD screen,...


Cheaper Galaxy Note III with LCD and 8MP cam is in the works

Cheaper Galaxy Note III with LCD and 8MP cam is in the works

30 August, 2013 | comments (104)

The latest rumors coming from Korea suggest Samsung is trying to lower the cost of the Galaxy Note III phablet for the emerging markets by replacing some internals with cheaper components. To achieve a price cut, the Galaxy Note III will lose the...


Updated ASUS PadFone Infinity A86 leaks, expected in September

Updated ASUS PadFone Infinity A86 leaks, expected in September

30 August, 2013 | comments (15)

The current ASUS PadFone Infinity has just been out in the market for a few months but ASUS is already working on its successor. The new PadFone Infinity A86 (the current one is A80) won't be a radically new from the current one but have just a...


Spigen posts a Samsung Galaxy Note III render on its website

Spigen posts a Samsung Galaxy Note III render on its website

29 August, 2013 | comments (122)

A Samsung Galaxy Note III teaser with a rendered image of the device has been posted on Spigen's website. Spigen, in case you haven't heard the name, is a company that manufactures cases for a huge variety of smartphones. So, out of the blue...


Samsung may ditch plastic panels next year in favor of metal ones

Samsung may ditch plastic panels next year in favor of metal ones

29 August, 2013 | comments (184)

The Samsung Galaxy lineup has taken the smartphone world by storm, but for the past two years the Koreans have been subjected to heavy criticism over their preference of plastic panels. If latest rumors are to be believed, though, this might change...


Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

Sony Xperia Z1 leaks in high-res live photos

29 August, 2013 | comments (142)

Sony Xperia Z1, previously rumored as Honami, is one of the regulars in our news section lately. We already know so many things about the gadget that we wonder if Sony will have any surprises left for us at the official announcement next...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


IDC: Micromax close to overtaking Samsung in India

IDC: Micromax close to overtaking Samsung in India

29 August, 2013 | comments (92)

IDC released a report on the smartphone market in India and claims the country will become the world's second biggest smartphone market, displacing the US (which lost the lead to China in 2011). Despite a sluggish overall phone market (21% growth...

Tags: Android, Dual SIM


Unknown HTC leaks, 4-inch WVGA display and slim profile in tow

Unknown HTC leaks, 4-inch WVGA display and slim profile in tow

29 August, 2013 | comments (15)

An unknown HTC smartphone has leaked today via two photos. The device looks nothing we've seen so far from HTC and is very slim. As the rumor has it the phone will pack a 4" or so WVGA display, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, a 5MP rear and a 1.3MP...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

29 August, 2013 | comments (122)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III will be unveiled at IFA on September 4 (that's next Wednesday) and according to ePrice it will go on preorder in Taiwan not long after that September 16. Less than two weeks later, the Note III will go on sale ...


Verizon now offers Moto X through its website, $200 for 16GB

Verizon now offers Moto X through its website, $200 for 16GB

29 August, 2013 | comments (3)

Just as previously promised Verizon is now offering the Motorola Moto X through its website. In-store availability is said to come in the coming weeks. The device costs $199.99 on a two-year contract but only comes with 16 GB of storage and in...


HTC One Max spotted again with dual SIM slot and removable back

HTC One Max spotted again with dual SIM slot and removable back

29 August, 2013 | comments (21)

The HTC One Max has surfaced yet again, this time in China, sporting a dual SIM slot and a fingerprint scanner. The SIM slots are placed underneath a back cover, which unlike on the One and One Mini, can be removed. The fingerprint scanner...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI