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Analyst: Lumia 1020 sales

Analyst: Lumia 1020 sales "modest at best", Xperia Z sales too

30 July, 2013 | comments (106)

The pre-order campaign for the Nokia Lumia 1020, the WP8 flagship with a monster 41MP camera, started and ended pretty quickly, selling out at the AT&T online store in just a couple of days. But how is it doing at AT&T's brick and mortar stores?...


[UPDATED] European Nexus 7 no longer specified to support LTE

[UPDATED] European Nexus 7 no longer specified to support LTE

30 July, 2013 | comments (9)

One of the key additions to the second generation model of the Nexus 7 over its predecessor was the addition of LTE. Google's website clearly mentioned the presence of LTE on both the US as well as the European models, with support for the...


Kantar: Android still leads in the US but iOS catches up

Kantar: Android still leads in the US but iOS catches up

30 July, 2013 | comments (65)

Google's Android continues to lead in one of the most important smartphones market, accounting for 51.5% of all smartphone sales in United States in the past quarter. The report comes from the popular research firm, Kantar Worldpanel. However,...


AT&T HTC One mini press shot appears

AT&T HTC One mini press shot appears

29 July, 2013 | comments (3)

HTC One mini has gone official nearly two weeks ago with 4.3" 720p display, dual-core Snapdragon 400 chipset and 4MP UltraPixel camera. Its international rollout is scheduled to happen this September. So far there is no official information on...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors, AT&T


Xiaomi teases something new on Facebook, is it the Red Rice?

Xiaomi teases something new on Facebook, is it the Red Rice?

29 July, 2013 | comments (13)

Xiaomi's Facebook page has a hot new addition - a teaser image of some kind of device sitting in a box behind a red curtain. Xiamomi teases it as "Something New is Coming" and we can bet it will turn out to be the upcoming Xiaomi Red...

Tags: Android, Xiaomi


Moto X will allegedly feature wrap-around Magic Glass

Moto X will allegedly feature wrap-around Magic Glass

29 July, 2013 | comments (34)

According to Taylor Wimberly, former editor for Android and Me, the Moto X will feature a specially-treated Gorilla Glass. That will not only cover the entire front of the smartphone, but will also wrap around its sides, making for a neat gapless...

Tags: Android, Motorola


MediaTek unveils quad-core MT8135 big.LITTLE SoC

MediaTek unveils quad-core MT8135 big.LITTLE SoC

29 July, 2013 | comments (24)

MediaTek unveiled its new MT8135 big.LITTLE SoC aimed at the mid to high-end tablets. Unlike other big.LITTLE ARM chips to date, the MT8135 is able to operate its dual Cortex-A15 and dual Cortex-A7 clusters simultaneously. Also, it features the...

Tags: Android


LG G2 to launch on 100 carriers 3 months after its premiere

LG G2 to launch on 100 carriers 3 months after its premiere

29 July, 2013 | comments (23)

LG G2 name has been already officially confirmed by the Korean manufacturer. The flagship is going to be unveiled on August 7 with a 5.2" 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 chipset with 2GB RAM, Android 4.2.2, 13MP camera and 2,540mAh battery. LG is...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note II  with Snapdragon 600 goes official

Samsung Galaxy Note II with Snapdragon 600 goes official

29 July, 2013 | comments (31)

The Snapdragon 600-powered Samsung Galaxy Note II that leaked some days ago is the real deal. The sped-up version was just announced by China Mobile, the largest carrier in China. The device is designated N7108D. The new Samsung Galaxy Note...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Moto X shown off in official press shots

Moto X shown off in official press shots

29 July, 2013 | comments (32)

By now we know almost there is to know about the upcoming Moto X, which would be officially announced three days from now on August 1. @evleaks, who have given us plenty of Moto X images until now, have these final set of press shots, in both...


Samsung testing the Galaxy Note III in three screen sizes?

Samsung testing the Galaxy Note III in three screen sizes?

28 July, 2013 | comments (89)

According to a listing of Indian logistics website Zaumba, the Samsung has began testing the Galaxy Note III in three different screen sizes. If Zaumba is to be believed, Samsung hasn't yet decided wether the Galaxy Note III should pack a 5.5", 5.7"...


Sony Xperia Honami visits FCC, confirms launch date

Sony Xperia Honami visits FCC, confirms launch date

28 July, 2013 | comments (97)

Sony Xperia Honami has appeared in front of a camera a few times already and now the upcoming cameraphone from Sony has made a visit to Federal Communications Commission. According to the FCC report, the Sony Xperia Honami will be announced...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

26 July, 2013 | comments (38)

T-Mobile has dropped the upfront cost of all phones available in the carrier's stores to $0, including flagships like the Apple iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Sony Xperia Z and Nokia Lumia 925. There's a catch though – you still have to pay for the...


Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

26 July, 2013 | comments (232)

The upcoming Galaxy Note phablet has been doing the rounds in the rumorland for quite a while now. The specifications of the third generation Galaxy Note have appeared several times and now we have an official confirmation from a Samsung insider, in...


Sony Honami gets pictured side-by-side with Xperia Z

Sony Honami gets pictured side-by-side with Xperia Z

26 July, 2013 | comments (96)

Up until now, all we've seen of the Xperia i1 Honami from Sony is pretty much everything. From high res captures to alleged press images to specs, there's even a system dump that revealed a new camera UI for its 20MP shooter. One thing we haven’t...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

26 July, 2013 | comments (52)

Samsung recently announced a few new colors for its flagship smartphone. The Galaxy S4 was initially launched in two color options - Black and White, but the new announce meant it will also be getting Blue Arctic, Purple Mirage, Red Aurora, Brown...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

26 July, 2013 | comments (47)

Samsung announced a record $8.5 billion in operating profit, beating the $8.3 billion guidance it released early this month. That's up from the $7.9 billion from the previous quarter and $5.8 billion from the year ago quarter. Net profit was $6.99...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony announces Android 4.3 update whitelist

Sony announces Android 4.3 update whitelist

25 July, 2013 | comments (213)

Sony has just published the list of devices that will be getting the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update that was announced yesterday. On the smartphone side, the company will be bringing the latest Jelly Bean version to the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android


LG  G2 to go on sale in August, the US gets it in September

LG G2 to go on sale in August, the US gets it in September

25 July, 2013 | comments (68)

The LG G2 has leaked numerous times already. This is why we mostly have a handle on the specs it will have – 5.2" 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 chipset with 2GB RAM, Android 4.2.2, 13MP camera and 2,540mAh battery. We even saw several teaser...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 get Android 4.3 today

Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 get Android 4.3 today

24 July, 2013 | comments (486)

Google officially announced the latest version of Android operating system, 4.3, at its event today. The newest version of Android is a minor upgrade over the currently present Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS and brings restricted profiles, a few other...

Tags: Google, Android