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Moto X hits Verizon online on August 29, retail stores later

Moto X hits Verizon online on August 29, retail stores later

27 August, 2013 | comments (3)

AT&T is the first carrier to offer the Motorola's Moto X on August 23, but it won't take long before the handset pops up on Verizon's website. Verizon has just announced it will start selling the Motorola Moto X online on August 29, while the...


A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

A bunch of new Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) live photos arrive

26 August, 2013 | comments (198)

Another day, another Honami leak. Today, Sony's highly anticipated flagship, the Xperia Z1 a.k.a. Honami, has leaked in a bunch of live shots, giving us an even better look of its design prior to its expected announcement on September 4. The...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Micromax outs Canvas Doodle 2 affordable quad-core droid

Micromax outs Canvas Doodle 2 affordable quad-core droid

26 August, 2013 | comments (82)

Micromax has unveiled the latest addition to its smartphone lineup, dubbed Canvas Doodle 2. The device will retail for INR19,990 (approximately $310) and will be available throughout India starting today. The Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 has a 5.7"...

Tags: Micromax, Android


LG Optimus L9 II now official with 4.7

LG Optimus L9 II now official with 4.7" screen, 1.4GHz dual-core CPU

26 August, 2013 | comments (43)

Following yesterday's leaked image promising an imminent announcement, the LG Optimus L9 II has been officially unveiled by LG in the Netherlands. The specs that have been confirmed by LG in the press release include a 4.7-inch True HD IPS...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

26 August, 2013 | comments (98)

A new report coming from Korea reveals Samsung is working on a 16MP camera module with optical image stabilization. The new sensor is intended to be used in company's upcoming Galaxy flagships. Unfortunately Samsung's suppliers won't make enough...


HTC One blue panel leaks in a blurry photo

HTC One blue panel leaks in a blurry photo

26 August, 2013 | comments (12)

HTC One flagship was initially launched in Black and Silver, but later HTC has released a Glamour Red version. It is available in the UK though various retailers. A few days ago Sprint has also got an exclusive deal to sell a Ruby Red painted HTC...


Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

26 August, 2013 | comments (111)

Sony is continuing its #bestOfSony teasers of the Xperia Z1 / Honami with a look at the camera. A G logo next to it indicates the upcoming cameraphone will be using Sony's G lens, which is Sony's line of lenses for DSLRs and digicams. There's...

Tags: Sony, Android


Upcoming Oppo N1 leaks though new images

Upcoming Oppo N1 leaks though new images

26 August, 2013 | comments (30)

Oppo caused a bit of a stir by their provocative ad campaign for the upcoming Oppo N1. Now we have some leaked images that give us a look at the actual phone rather than the attractive back of a woman (although we don't necessarily mind...


LG Optimus L9 II photo leaks ahead of premiere, specs in tow

LG Optimus L9 II photo leaks ahead of premiere, specs in tow

25 August, 2013 | comments (50)

LG Optimus L9 was the only one from the L-lineup not to receive a successor at the last MWC but it seems this will change soon. As the rumor has it the LG Optimus L9 II will be unveiled and launched very soon. The handset looks a lot like its...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

25 August, 2013 | comments (98)

We’ve had a good look at the big Sony Xperia Z1 / Honami, how about a blurry look of the rumored Honami Mini next? A post from a newly registered XDA-Developers user Xleaky shows a compact Sony phone next to a BlackBerry Q10. The post reads: “You...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

24 August, 2013 | comments (158)

The Sony Xperia Z1, erstwhile known as 'Honami', has leaked once again, this time through a press image. This latest image shows the device in three colors: black, white and purple. The colors are identical to the ones the Xperia Z is sold in...


Xolo Q1000S goes official with 5-inch display and quad-core CPU

Xolo Q1000S goes official with 5-inch display and quad-core CPU

24 August, 2013 | comments (59)

Xolo has officially announced its Q1000S flagship smartphone in India. The newest addition comes with an elegant design and is only 6.98mm thick. Xolo Q1000S also offers impressive features and hardware specifications for the price tag it...

Tags: Xolo, Android


LG Optimus L7 II gets a flowery limited edition

LG Optimus L7 II gets a flowery limited edition

23 August, 2013 | comments (13)

The LG Optimus L7 II was unveiled in Black and White color variants and now, the company has officially announced a new limited edition of the smartphone with flower-covered panels. The new design looks elegant and comes with floral prints on the...

Tags: LG, Android


Moto X hits AT&T stores as the Moto Maker site also goes live

Moto X hits AT&T stores as the Moto Maker site also goes live

23 August, 2013 | comments (23)

Motorola's recently announced Moto X flagship smartphone is the first to be developed entirely under Google's supervision. The smartphone is now available from AT&T in USA and the 16GB variant of the device costs you $199 and the 32GB unit is priced...

Tags: Motorola, Android


UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

23 August, 2013 | comments (25)

Yesterday Sony took it to Twitter to promote the "smartphone everyone's been talking about," which the rumor mill unanimously agrees is the Xperia Honami or Xperia Z1. Today UK's EE retweeted that message, which is a strong hint the carrier will...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

23 August, 2013 | comments (88)

Following yesterday's teased Twitter image of the power button on the upcoming Xperia Z1 "Honami" flagship, the latest Facebook shot from Sony highlights the smartphone's underwater capabilities. The sheer amount of leaks surrounding the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC One and One Mini arrive on Verizon and AT&T respectively

HTC One and One Mini arrive on Verizon and AT&T respectively

23 August, 2013 | comments (6)

The HTC One has finally been released on Verizon in the US. If you are a fan of Verizon's network and have been waiting to get the One on your favorite network, you can now head over to Verizon's website and purchase the phone for $199.99 with a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


LG G2 pre-order price in Germany drops to €500

LG G2 pre-order price in Germany drops to €500

22 August, 2013 | comments (42)

Original info put the LG G2 price at €600 in Europe, but the phone just cropped up in Germany at MediaMarkt for €500 (this is for the 16GB version). The 32GB version is not available at that store, but the price initial difference was €30 (€600 –...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony teases Honami power button on Twitter, gets us excited

Sony teases Honami power button on Twitter, gets us excited

22 August, 2013 | comments (92)

Sony has gone to Twitter to tease its upcoming Honami smartphone. Accompanied by the hashtag #bestofSony comes an image of Sony's signature power button, complete with Sony's claims of precision engineering. Sony makes it pretty clear we're...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Ubuntu Edge campaign fails to meet its $32 million target

Ubuntu Edge campaign fails to meet its $32 million target

22 August, 2013 | comments (25)

The ambitious Ubuntu Edge smartphone project has met its untimely demise, at least as far as the Indiegogo campaign is concerned. Back in July, Canonical started a campaign to raise $32 million in 30 days for the Ubuntu Edge smartphone, a device...