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Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

12 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Huawei announced US pricing and availability of the Ascend Mate2 4G phablet. The 6.1” LTE handset will be available to pre-order starting today at Huawei’s own brand new US online store GetHuawei.com. The Huawei Ascend Mate2 is priced at $299...

Tags: Huawei, Android


LG G Pad tablet series rollout begins, specs detailed

LG G Pad tablet series rollout begins, specs detailed

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Exactly one month ago, LG revealed three new additions to the G series of tablets, the G Pad 7.0, 8.0, and 10.1. The series itself was introduced late last year with the G Pad 8.3 - one of the company's first tablets in quite some time, and a robust...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy F pictured next to S5, has extra thin bezels

Samsung Galaxy F pictured next to S5, has extra thin bezels

12 June, 2014 | comments (66)

The Samsung Galaxy F (aka S5 Prime) is back in the news with a photo comparing it against its official Galaxy S5 sibling. The screen of the yet unannounced flagship will reportedly be bigger – 5.2" or 5.3" and have QHD resolution. What the photo...


Oppo R3 claims title of world's thinnest LTE phone

Oppo R3 claims title of world's thinnest LTE phone

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Oppo has announced the Oppo R3 in another edition of "world's thinnest phone" (we're looking at you Sony and your "slimmest 5.3-inch phone"). Anyway, the Oppo R3 claims the title of thinnest 4G LTE phone with its slender 6.3mm aluminum...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Verizon Galaxy Note II gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

12 June, 2014 | comments (12)

Verizon has started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note II. The update brings all the usual KitKat features, such as the updated lock screen, emoji support in keyboard, updated notification bar and all the under...


Micromax Canvas Entice A105 is now official

Micromax Canvas Entice A105 is now official

12 June, 2014 | comments (25)

Micromax brought us another smartphone today - the Micromax Canvas Entice A105. It's a low-end droid running KitKat OS on a 5" WVGA display. The Canvas Entice A105 is powered by the Broadcom's BCM23550 chipset with a quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7...

Tags: Micromax, Android


LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

LG G3 to land at Verizon on July 17 after a week of pre-orders

11 June, 2014 | comments (9)

The LG G3 will apparently become available at Verizon on July 17, following quite a long wait after its official unveiling in late May. The release date has surfaced thanks to a leaked screenshot purportedly showing an internal message from...


Samsung Galaxy Tab S leaks alongside Flip Covers

Samsung Galaxy Tab S leaks alongside Flip Covers

11 June, 2014 | comments (16)

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S is coming tomorrow at the Madison Square Garden's Tab Into Color event which Samsung is going to livestream for everyone interested. However, if you can't wait that long, you can get another glimpse of the Galaxy Tab S...


OpenSSL bug delays OnePlus One until further notice

OpenSSL bug delays OnePlus One until further notice

11 June, 2014 | comments (31)

The OnePlus One is a pretty sweet deal for $299 with a 5.5" FullHD display, Snapdragon 801, UHD video and the custom CyanogenMod 11S OS but getting one might not be as easy as we hoped. The phone is yet to ship to invitees and now we hear it has...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


LG G Watch specs leak ahead of release

LG G Watch specs leak ahead of release

11 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Back in March, we got word that LG was making a smartwatch that should be the first to run Google's newly announced Android Wear platform in Q2 release. While it obviously missed that target, it is now reported that the wearable will be the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note 4 to have QHD screen, Sony OIS camera

Galaxy Note 4 to have QHD screen, Sony OIS camera

11 June, 2014 | comments (69)

Details of Samsung's upcoming devices leak on occasion but it's starting to become a mess – some devices seem to compete for the same segment and may indeed be the same device under a different name, while others may have been cancelled. After...


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini leaks in high-res pics, specs in tow

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini leaks in high-res pics, specs in tow

10 June, 2014 | comments (75)

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini has been in our rumor mill for quite a while, but today we are finally getting to see the real deal. We can got high-res live pictures of the S5 mini plus a comparison shot with its bigger Galaxy S5 sibling. Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung is going to livestream the Galaxy Tab S announcement

Samsung is going to livestream the Galaxy Tab S announcement

10 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Samsung announced today everyone will be able to enjoy the Galaxy Tab S event in New York on June 12. For those unable to attend, the Korean company will be live streaming on YouTube so everyone will be able to join the fun. The Tab Into...

Tags: Samsung, Android


SIM-free Nexus 5 gets a £50 price cut in UK, down to £249.95

SIM-free Nexus 5 gets a £50 price cut in UK, down to £249.95

10 June, 2014 | comments (14)

Carphone Warehouse has cut £50 off the Nexus 5 price and it can be yours for £249.95. This seems to be a permanent discount and applies for the contract-free Nexus 5 16GB. The retailer is selling all three available color flavors of the Nexus 5 -...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


Sony Xperia Z2a (ZL2) will arrive in Taiwan next month

Sony Xperia Z2a (ZL2) will arrive in Taiwan next month

10 June, 2014 | comments (15)

Sony is expanding the availability of the Xperia ZL2 but the device will still not leave East Asia – the new market is Taiwan where the device will be known as Xperia Z2a. It's almost exactly the same, except the internal storage has been cut in...

Tags: Sony, Android


Huawei schedules a press event for June 24, to unveil Honor 6

Huawei schedules a press event for June 24, to unveil Honor 6

10 June, 2014 | comments (21)

Huawei announced its octa-core Kirin 920 chipset four days ago. It is the company's latest top-notch piece of technology and will naturally premiere on the next Huawei flagship. We are yet to see which that device is, but just a day before the...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Samsung announces LTE-enabled Galaxy Core Lite

Samsung announces LTE-enabled Galaxy Core Lite

10 June, 2014 | comments (19)

Samsung held a special press event in Taiwan, where it announced the availability of LTE-capable devices including the Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 3, Note 3 Neo and introduced a new entry-level smartphone dubbed Galaxy Core Lite. Samsung Galaxy...

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Samsung Galaxy S III Neo goes official in Germany

Samsung Galaxy S III Neo goes official in Germany

10 June, 2014 | comments (24)

Samsung launched the I9300I Galaxy S III Neo in India last month. It came with dual-SIM support and a quad-core 1.2GHz processor. Today Samsung Germany announced another flavor of the Galaxy S III Neo - the I9301I model with faster processor and...

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Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

09 June, 2014 | comments (64)

The Android Twitter account posted an image to brag about how awesome Google Now is, but there's something odd about the phone in the image. It's not a Nexus 5, not even one of the Moto phones, and it lacks any branding. Since this is the...

Tags: Android, Motorola, LG


Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

09 June, 2014 | comments (17)

Motorola launched a very interesting Try Then Buy campaign for the Moto X two days ago. You can fully customize a Moto X of your liking, deposit just a penny and try it at home for two weeks. If you like it, then you can keep it and Motorola will...

Tags: Motorola, Android