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Sony Russia details Xperia T2 Ultra Dual launch and price

Sony Russia details Xperia T2 Ultra Dual launch and price

17 March, 2014 | comments (25)

The 6" Sony Xperia T2 Ultra phablet went official in January and will be available in single and dual-SIM models. It is expected to hit the UK in April and to cost less than €400 (£330). Today Sony Russia has issued a press release with...

Tags: Sony, Android


ZTE Nubia X6 to have a 75MP camera? Probably not

ZTE Nubia X6 to have a 75MP camera? Probably not

17 March, 2014 | comments (37)

ZTE is continuing to tease the Nubia X6 flagship smartphone on its Weibo account. The first image calls the upcoming phone an “unstoppable metal temptation” and shows off a portion of the phone’s metallic build. The ZTE Nubia X6 will reportedly...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


Production issues may be plaguing the Galaxy S5 camera

Production issues may be plaguing the Galaxy S5 camera

17 March, 2014 | comments (59)

A new, home-brewed ISOCELL sensor is at the heart of the Samsung Galaxy S5 camera, but it turns out there's a new, complicated lens system too. Perhaps too complicated – ETNews is reporting that Samsung sees only 20-30% of the desired yield on the...


Vodafone UK gets exclusive rights to Galaxy S5 gold color option

Vodafone UK gets exclusive rights to Galaxy S5 gold color option

17 March, 2014 | comments (25)

Vodafone UK has announced that it has acquired exclusive rights to the gold color option for the Samsung Galaxy S5. The phone was announced in four color options, the others being black, white and blue but it seems if you're in the UK and want to...


Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

17 March, 2014 | comments (13)

There are flip smartphones we never hear about due to their very limited availability. Samsung has such gadgets for some Asian markets with the most notable one being the Galaxy Golden. It was released last November with dual Super AMOLED displays...


HTC Desire 816 tops 1M pre-registrations in China

HTC Desire 816 tops 1M pre-registrations in China

17 March, 2014 | comments (22)

The HTC Desire 816 is enjoying some healthy interest over in China.We previously reported that HTC shares rose amid 450 thousand pre-orders of the handset in China and now the number surpasses 1 million pre-orders. However these, at the...

Tags: HTC, Android


Latest Xiaomi Redmi revealed to be 5.5-inch Redmi Note

Latest Xiaomi Redmi revealed to be 5.5-inch Redmi Note

17 March, 2014 | comments (5)

Last week, we reported on the latest Xiaomi device in the Redmi series, also known as the Hongmi 2. Now, more information has been revealed about the Redmi, in that it will in fact be a 5.5-inch phablet known as the Redmi Note. The processor...


EU edges closer to the universal mobile phone charger

EU edges closer to the universal mobile phone charger

17 March, 2014 | comments (43)

Members of he EU Parliament have voted last week for an update to the radio equipment laws, which will introduce a common charger for mobile phones sold within the Union. The common charger is believed to reduce environmental waste and make life...


LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

16 March, 2014 | comments (21)

evleaks has leaked yet another smartphone, this time the LG Lucid 3 (VS876) for Verizon. evleaks did not leak the specifications of the phone, we think it could be one of the F-Series phones that LG announced at MWC this year, specifically the F90....

Tags: LG, Android, Verizon


The Nokia X did not have 1 million pre-orders in China

The Nokia X did not have 1 million pre-orders in China

15 March, 2014 | comments (55)

It looks like the news that the Nokia X achieved 1 million pre-orders in China is false. RetailerJD.com set up a contest where participants could hit a “pre-order” button for a chance to win a Nokia X. The pre-orders didn't require you to...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Quad-core Samsung  Galaxy S3 Slim quietly launched

Quad-core Samsung Galaxy S3 Slim quietly launched

15 March, 2014 | comments (86)

Samsung has very quietly launched a new smartphone: the Samsung Galaxy S3 Slim in the Brazilian market. The name is a bit misleading, considering that the specs of the S3 Slim are some way below the original Galaxy S3. The phone is...

Tags: Samsung, Android


LG G Pro 2 getting a red color version 

LG G Pro 2 getting a red color version 

15 March, 2014 | comments (6)

LG G Pro 2 was unveiled in three colors - black, white and titanium. Now, the company is all set to introduce a new paintjob for its flagship phablet. According to LG Electronics Singapore, the G Pro 2 will also be available in Red hue soon after...

Tags: LG, Android


Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

15 March, 2014 | comments (87)

A User Agent profile revealed the LG D850 will have a QHD screen (1,440 x 2,560), which are the same claims about the LG G3 and its 5.5” screen. We’re wary of QHD rumors (as many didn’t pan out), but now there are screenshots for proof. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


New Samsung Galaxy Beam spotted at Tenaa

New Samsung Galaxy Beam spotted at Tenaa

15 March, 2014 | comments (33)

Samsung’s Beam phones with built-in pico projectors never really caught on, but the company has another one in the works. The Samsung SM-G3858 builds on its predecessor while staying in the mid-range. The phone was certified by Tenaa, which is...

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OnePlus One design sketches suggest aluminum unibody

OnePlus One design sketches suggest aluminum unibody

14 March, 2014 | comments (34)

OnePlus One just can't stay away from the public ahead of its announcement. The upcoming flagship is a regular in our news section both via officially shared information and various leaks. Today's leak spills the beans on the One's design and...


Nokia X scores 1 million pre-orders in China

Nokia X scores 1 million pre-orders in China

14 March, 2014 | comments (125)

Nokia's first Android smartphone, the Nokia X has been the talk of the town ever since its introduction at this year's Mobile World Congress. The Nokia X has already gone on sale in countries like India and Malaysia and the device was available for...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 to launch on March 27 in Malaysia

Samsung Galaxy S5 to launch on March 27 in Malaysia

14 March, 2014 | comments (31)

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5 during the MWC in Barcelona last month. The flagship is going to become available internationally on April 11. As it turns out though some markets may be getting the Galaxy S5 even earlier. The three biggest...


Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works

Samsung CEO denies a more premium Galaxy S5 in the works

14 March, 2014 | comments (87)

The rumors about an upcoming premium version of the newly announced Galaxy S5 flagship has emerged shortly after the official premiere. The new model was rumored to pack a 4K display and a metal body. In 2013 we saw similar rumors about an...

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Live images of Oppo Find 7 appear ahead of its unveiling

Live images of Oppo Find 7 appear ahead of its unveiling

14 March, 2014 | comments (28)

Oppo's upcoming flagship, the Find 7 is probably one of the worst kept secrets in the tech industry. While the company's teasers have been revealing most of the details, we also have leaks pouring in regularly confirming almost all the aspects of...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Samsung launches Galaxy S4 Black Edition in UK, costs £500

Samsung launches Galaxy S4 Black Edition in UK, costs £500

14 March, 2014 | comments (54)

Samsung introduced a new variant of its Galaxy S4 smartphone named Black Edition a month ago and the company had said that the device would go on sale in selected markets. One of those regions to offer the gorgeous looking new Galaxy S4 variant is...

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