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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...


LG Enact with slide-out QWERTY keypad goes official

LG Enact with slide-out QWERTY keypad goes official

22 August, 2013 | comments (24)

The press image of the Verizon bound LG Enact was leaked a couple of days ago and now, the Android powered slide-out QWERTY smartphone has been officially announced. The entry-level LG Enact comes with a 4-inch display of WVGA resolution. The...

Tags: LG, Verizon, Android


Dual-screen Samsung Galaxy Golden goes official

Dual-screen Samsung Galaxy Golden goes official

21 August, 2013 | comments (127)

Fresh off the press image leaks and the announcement of the Hennessy flip-phone Samsung has announced the Galaxy Golden. It employs the rare clamshell design and offers two 3.7" Super AMOLEDs along with a numpad. The device will cost KRW790,000...

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Sony Xperia Z1 benchmarked, Snapdragon 800 does as expected

Sony Xperia Z1 benchmarked, Snapdragon 800 does as expected

20 August, 2013 | comments (100)

We saw the press image of the Sony Honami a.k.a Xperia Z1 earlier today and now, we have the alleged benchmark results of the upcoming cameraphone flagship from Sony. The alleged AnTuTu scores of what seems to be the Chinese variant of the Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Honami press shot leaks, to be called Xperia Z1

Sony Honami press shot leaks, to be called Xperia Z1

20 August, 2013 | comments (97)

Sony's frequently leaked cameraphone codenamed Honami could be officially named Xperia Z1. The rumor comes from a recognized XDA-Developers user, who has provided some leaks regarding past Xperia devices. Additionally, a few press shots of the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC One Mini will hit AT&T stores on August 23

HTC One Mini will hit AT&T stores on August 23

20 August, 2013 | comments (6)

AT&T has officially announced that it will start selling the HTC One Mini, the more compact version of its popular HTC One flagship, in its stores, starting from August 23. The AT&T HTC One Mini will cost you $99.99 and that's of course, with a...

Tags: HTC, AT&T, Android


HTC Zara with 4.5

HTC Zara with 4.5" display and Sense 5.5 leaks

20 August, 2013 | comments (41)

An alleged press photo of the HTC Zara has leaked courtesy of evleaks, complete with a set of specifications that reveal the phone's mid-range nature. According to the leak, the HTC Zara will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8930...

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HTC One Max leaks again, shows its fingerprint scanner

HTC One Max leaks again, shows its fingerprint scanner

19 August, 2013 | comments (36)

The Taiwanese site ePrice has got hold of a live image of the HTC One Max posing for a family photo HTC One Mini and HTC One. The said shot reveals an HTC One Max feature that we haven't heard of so far - a fingerprint scanner. Last week,...

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HTC launches Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 update for the One X

HTC launches Android 4.2.2 with Sense 5 update for the One X

19 August, 2013 | comments (876)

HTC has just launched an Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update with its Sense 5 user interface for the HTC One X. For now, only the unlocked European version of the smartphone can benefit from the update, but the rest of the One X owners should get it in...

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Oppo R819 dual-SIM droid official, offers AOSP and custom ROMs

Oppo R819 dual-SIM droid official, offers AOSP and custom ROMs

19 August, 2013 | comments (15)

Oppo just announced the R819 an Android-powered dual-SIM phone. The handst is just 7.3mm thick and is a featherweight at just 110g, quite impressive for a phone with a 4.7" screen. Oppo will be providing two ROMs for the phone a stock Android...


Galaxy Mega 6.3 hits AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

Galaxy Mega 6.3 hits AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

19 August, 2013 | comments (11)

Today, Samsung has that it will be bringing its Galaxy Mega 6.3 phablet to the USA, where it will be offered by AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular. So far AT&T is the only one to send out information regarding its release - the device will premiere on...


Samsung to start shipping the Galaxy Note III in September

Samsung to start shipping the Galaxy Note III in September

19 August, 2013 | comments (66)

Samsung is eagerly preparing for its big Unpacked event on September 4 when the company is going to announce the Galaxy Note III and its latest generation smartwatch - the Galaxy Gear. There are many questions surrounding those devices, but...


More camera samples from Sony Xperia Honami leak

More camera samples from Sony Xperia Honami leak

19 August, 2013 | comments (49)

The Sony Xperia Honami is rumored to have a relatively big 1/2.3" 20.7MP image sensor as well as a 28mm, F/2.0 Sony G lens, but we've only seen one camera sample. A few more have leaked, but unlike the first one, these were shot at 8MP...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors