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Alleged official image of Amazon’s phone emerges

Alleged official image of Amazon’s phone emerges

01 May, 2014 | comments (28)

Purported official image of the upcoming Amazon smartphone made an appearance. The image is reportedly the work of graphic designers at Amazon and has been verified as the real deal. At a quick glance, the yet to be annoucned Amazon phone...


HTC One (M8) mini to be called HTC One mini 2

HTC One (M8) mini to be called HTC One mini 2

01 May, 2014 | comments (41)

We already know that HTC is working on a mini variant of its flagship smartphone, the HTC One (M8). Today we learn that the upcoming smartphone and the successor of the HTC One mini will be called HTC One mini 2, according to the popular tipster...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini support page spotted on official site

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini support page spotted on official site

01 May, 2014 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 mini has been rumored for a long time and we’ve encountered its SM-G800 model number a few times. This time it’s right on Samsung’s official web site (the Finnish portal in particular). Unfortunately, the web page...


LG G3 hits the assembly line, shooting for 10 million sales

LG G3 hits the assembly line, shooting for 10 million sales

01 May, 2014 | comments (98)

The LG G3 doesn't have a specific launch date yet, but many believe that it will drop sometime near the end of May. And LG must be a a little busy bee, as the Korean manufacturer is aiming to sell 10 million units of the smartphone at its...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung ships more smartphones than major competition combined

Samsung ships more smartphones than major competition combined

30 April, 2014 | comments (57)

Samsung is ubiquitous; there’s no doubt that they are a mobile powerhouse, however, the latest IDC quarterly update gives us a look into just how much of a powerhouse the Korean manufacturer is. 30.3% of total smartphone market share is...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition leaked by Google

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition leaked by Google

30 April, 2014 | comments (26)

Having Google Play Editions of all popular flagships has become somewhat of a tradition. Now that the Samsung Galaxy S5 has been around for a while many fans are wondering if it will also get the GPE treatment. Apparently, Samsung and Google...


Motorola to unveil a new smartphone on May 13

Motorola to unveil a new smartphone on May 13

30 April, 2014 | comments (32)

We just received Motorola's invitation for a special smartphone announcement on May 13. The event will take place in London, two weeks from now, at 8:45 AM local time. There isn't any other information on the device besides "Made to last....

Tags: Motorola, Android


LG G3 image leaks via a case maker, shows front and back

LG G3 image leaks via a case maker, shows front and back

30 April, 2014 | comments (47)

Yet another case for the upcoming LG G3 leaked showing off the curios back design as well as the front. The G3 keeps the centered power/volume key setup below the camera, but adds a dual-LED flash and what looks like a sensor or an IR blaster...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Moto X to get a price cut on May 1 for a day only

Moto X to get a price cut on May 1 for a day only

30 April, 2014 | comments (14)

The Moto X got its price cut to $400 on January 1, then there was a temporary discount later the same month and now there's another one. If you missed that one, you'll be pleased to hear there's yet another discount. Motorola will offer a...

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LG G3 launch event to take place on May 27

LG G3 launch event to take place on May 27

30 April, 2014 | comments (29)

LG has started sending out invites for their event on May 27 and 28. Although not explicitly mentioned as such, the event is likely going to be the launch of the highly anticipated LG G3 smartphone. The event will take place over two days,...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition gets a $200 price cut

Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition gets a $200 price cut

30 April, 2014 | comments (42)

Google has dropped the price of the Sony Z Ultra Google Play edition. The phone was launched at $649 back in December last year and is now available at $449, a solid $200 drop in just four months. As you may be aware, the Sony Z Ultra Google...

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Google tipped to replace Nexus family with Android Silver lineup

Google tipped to replace Nexus family with Android Silver lineup

29 April, 2014 | comments (76)

According to a report in The Information, Google plans to stop offering Nexus devices. The search giant will replace the lineup with a new family of high-end devices dubbed Android Silver. With Android Silver, Google will aim to further...


LG G3 shows its back in an alleged live photo on Twitter

LG G3 shows its back in an alleged live photo on Twitter

29 April, 2014 | comments (47)

LG G3 showed its back yet again. Three days after we showed you a live photo of the upcoming handset, another alleged image of the device made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The latest leaked photo falls right in line with the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


HTC One (M8) Harman/Kardon edition goes official for Sprint

HTC One (M8) Harman/Kardon edition goes official for Sprint

29 April, 2014 | comments (50)

At an event in New York City, Sprint and HTC took the wraps of a special edition One (M8) Harman/Kardon. The previously leaked, premium audio-centric smartphone will be sold exclusively on Sprint Wireless in the United States in a black/gold color...

Tags: HTC, Android, Sprint


Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

29 April, 2014 | comments (2)

Two new Android 4.4 KitKat updates are now seeding Stateside. LG is now upgrading the G Flex on Sprint, while Samsung is doing the same for the Galaxy Note 10.1. The firmware update for the curved LG smartphone brings performance improvements,...


UK retailers will finally get the Sony Xperia Z2 in May

UK retailers will finally get the Sony Xperia Z2 in May

29 April, 2014 | comments (36)

The European launch of the new Sony Xperia Z2 flagship was pushed from mid-April to May and May is fast approaching. UK retailers have started lining it up to launch. Sony's official web site claims deliveries are expected to start at the...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo leaks again, 5.1-inch display in tow

Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo leaks again, 5.1-inch display in tow

29 April, 2014 | comments (23)

The Samsung device that goes by the model number SM-G750 has popped up again on an Indian import database site Zauba. We've seen the model number before and speculations suggest it could turn out be the Galaxy S5 Neo. In its previous leak it sported...


Samsung announces the Galaxy K zoom camera phone

Samsung announces the Galaxy K zoom camera phone

29 April, 2014 | comments (66)

Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy K zoom camera phone, the successor to the Galaxy S4 zoom launched last year. Like its predecessor, the Galaxy K zoom combines a regular smartphone with the hardware of a point and shoot camera. On...

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More alleged details on HTC M8 Ace make the rounds online

More alleged details on HTC M8 Ace make the rounds online

28 April, 2014 | comments (32)

More alleged details on the previously leaked HTC M8 Ace made the rounds online. According to a report in Engadget, the yet to be announced smartphone will offer Samsung Galaxy S5-matching specs for significantly less money. The HTC M8 Ace...

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Rumored Galaxy S5 Prime spotted in India

Rumored Galaxy S5 Prime spotted in India

28 April, 2014 | comments (68)

There have been some murmurs that Samsung, in an effort to grab some of HTC's premium phone market share (and undoubtedly the upcoming iPhone 6's), release a high-end version of their Galaxy S5 phone, called the S5 Prime. The upgraded version of the...

Tags: Samsung, Android