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LG L80 specs and photos leak ahead of announcement

LG L80 specs and photos leak ahead of announcement

27 April, 2014 | comments (25)

LG unveiled its affordable L Series III range of smartphones at this year's Mobile World Congress and the line-up consisted of three devices - LG L90, L70 and L40. They will soon be joined by a fourth member, LG L80 Dual and today we get to see how...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


AT&T now offers HTC One (M8) in Glacial Silver

AT&T now offers HTC One (M8) in Glacial Silver

27 April, 2014 | comments (12)

HTC's flagship smartphone, the One (M8) was launched on AT&T a few weeks ago but the device was only available in Gunmetal Grey or Amber Gold color option. Now, the gorgeous looking Glacial Silver has graced the carrier. AT&T is offering the...

Tags: HTC, AT&T, Android


Oppo Joy goes official with 4 screen and dual-core CPU

Oppo Joy goes official with 4 screen and dual-core CPU

26 April, 2014 | comments (17)

The entry-level Oppo Joy quietly got unveiled in Indonesia. The dual-SIM Android smartphone will go on sale in the country in the near future for about $138 in black or white color scheme. Oppo Joy features a MediaTek SoC with 1.3GHz...

Tags: Oppo, Android


No carrier will sell Xperia Z2 in the US but Sony will

No carrier will sell Xperia Z2 in the US but Sony will

26 April, 2014 | comments (109)

Sony recently announced that its flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z2 will be available in the US this summer. However, if you were planning to pick the device on a lower price with a contract, then we have some bad news for you. According to a...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini IP67 certification confirmed

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini IP67 certification confirmed

26 April, 2014 | comments (49)

We already know that Samsung is going to release the mini version of its Galaxy S5 flagship, just like it did for the Galaxy S4 last year. The upcoming Galaxy S5 mini has already been leaked via a case maker, and today Samsung has confirmed one of...


LG G3 caught in the wild, back-mounted keys here to stay

LG G3 caught in the wild, back-mounted keys here to stay

26 April, 2014 | comments (55)

Weve been getting hints about it for a while now, but this is the first time we get to actually see what will certainly be one of the hottest smartphones of the summer. We got a photo of the LG G3's back and while its not the best quality it tells...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


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4.5" Samsung Galaxy Core 2 leaks with quad-core CPU

25 April, 2014 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy Core 2 has leaked in dual-SIM form over in Russia and carries the product codeSM-G355H. We got two images that show the device with a physical home button along with a capacitive recent apps and back buttons. According to the...


Samsung begins seeding Android 4.4 KitKat for Galaxy Note II

Samsung begins seeding Android 4.4 KitKat for Galaxy Note II

25 April, 2014 | comments (264)

Here are some good news for the Galaxy Note II owners across the globe - Samsung has just started to rollout the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the international model. The firmware update brings the latest Android KitKat 4.4.2 version, which will...


Verizon's Galaxy S5 camera plagued by bugs

Verizon's Galaxy S5 camera plagued by bugs

25 April, 2014 | comments (72)

Verizon's early adopters of Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 flagship are having some trouble with their devices. Many are reporting their camera refuses to work after a few days. The error message just says "Warning: Camera failed". There is no fix to...


Pantech IM-A888S with high-end specs appears on AnTuTu

Pantech IM-A888S with high-end specs appears on AnTuTu

24 April, 2014 | comments (13)

A yet to be announced Pantech handset with high-end specs made an appearance in the AnTuTu database. The device has the model number IM-A888S. The upcoming Pantech IM-A888S runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat and is powered by a beefy Qualcomm...


Huawei Ascend P7 specs get detailed, 1.8GHz CPU inside

Huawei Ascend P7 specs get detailed, 1.8GHz CPU inside

24 April, 2014 | comments (12)

Huawei Ascend P7 is probably one of the worst kept secrets in the industry. It has leaked numerous times before in lots of live pictures, renders, certification authorities, benchmarks. Huawei Ascend P7 Today the famous @evleaks tipster also...


HTC Desire 601 gets Android 4.4 KitKat and Sense 5.5

HTC Desire 601 gets Android 4.4 KitKat and Sense 5.5

24 April, 2014 | comments (57)

HTC Singapore has announced via its official Facebook account that it has begun seeding a firmware update for the HTC Desire 601. The update includes the latest available Android OS 4.4.2 KitKat plus v5.5 of the company's proprietary Sense...


Oppo R1S outed with LTE and faster chipset

Oppo R1S outed with LTE and faster chipset

24 April, 2014 | comments (11)

Oppo has announced Oppo R1S - an upgraded version of the recently launched Oppo R1 with a faster chipset and a better camera. Oppo R1S The Oppo R1S looks absolutely identical to its R1 predecessor, it even has the same footprint and...

Tags: Oppo, Android


LG G3 cases go on sale, reveal curious back design

LG G3 cases go on sale, reveal curious back design

24 April, 2014 | comments (36)

Alleged plastic cases for the upcoming LG G3 have surfaced and are currently on sale at wholesale retailer Aliexpress. The holes on the cases give us a pretty good idea of the phone's port and button layouts. LG will be keeping its rear-mounted...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


ARM executive: 64-bit phones coming by Christmas

ARM executive: 64-bit phones coming by Christmas

24 April, 2014 | comments (33)

Tom Lantzsch, ARM's executive vice president of corporate strategy spoke to CNET and shared that the company has had a noticeable increase in interest for 64-bit mobile processors. More specifically, the 64-bit Cortex-A53 has received a lot of...

Tags: ARM, Android, Misc


Sharp 304SH comes with 5.2

Sharp 304SH comes with 5.2" 1080p screen, ultra slim bezels

24 April, 2014 | comments (44)

Sharp has announced the AQUOS Xx 304SH destined to arrive on carrier SoftBank Mobile in Japan. The phone features a 5.2" 1080p display in a very compact body resulting in a screen-to-body ratio of 79% (take that, LG). The AQUOS Xx 304SH...

Tags: Sharp, Android


Samsung Galaxy Beam2 announced in China

Samsung Galaxy Beam2 announced in China

24 April, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung Galaxy Beam2 recently appeared on Tenna, the Chinese certification agency and now, the smartphone has been officially listed on the company's website. The Samsung Galaxy Beam2 carries the model number SM-G3858 and improves the specs on...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Galaxy S5 outsells iPhone 5s over launch weekend

Galaxy S5 outsells iPhone 5s over launch weekend

24 April, 2014 | comments (111)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 scored more sales in its launch weekend than the iPhone 5s in its respective period. More specifically, the Galaxy S5 snug 25% and 18% of the smartphone market share in the USA and Canada for that period. The iPhone 5s did...


Verizon-bound red HTC One (M8) and Kyocera Brigadier leaked

Verizon-bound red HTC One (M8) and Kyocera Brigadier leaked

24 April, 2014 | comments (5)

Verizon will be carrying a red HTC One (M8) version, according to a tweet from the popular tipster @evleaks. However, it remains to be seen if the Big Red is going to exclusively offer the new paintjob or if it's going to be available with other...


HTC One (M8) gets treated to a minor software update

HTC One (M8) gets treated to a minor software update

24 April, 2014 | comments (3)

The recently launched HTC One (M8) is getting a minor software update. The new firmware brings Extreme Power Saving Mode and enhances the performance of the camera and gallery apps. Even though the Extreme Power Saving Mode was announced at...

Tags: HTC, Android