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Nokia X 1.1.2.2 software update now rolling out

Nokia X 1.1.2.2 software update now rolling out

10 May, 2014 | comments (104)

Nokia has released an update for the Nokia X that has started rolling out now. The version 1.1.2.2 update brings with it couple of new apps - OneDrive and Contact Transfer. Along with that the latest update also brings a new version of Nokia...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 coming to Virgin Mobile on May 19

Samsung Galaxy S5 coming to Virgin Mobile on May 19

10 May, 2014 | comments (7)

Samsung's flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5 will be available from Virgin Mobile, starting from May 19. The Sprint owned prepaid carrier hasn't revealed any pricing details yet, but we know that the device costs $650 on Sprint, Virgin's parent...


Full Motorola Moto E specs and images leak

Full Motorola Moto E specs and images leak

10 May, 2014 | comments (104)

Motorola's upcoming budget smartphone, dubbed Moto E has been making the rounds in the rumorland for quite a while. We even saw a live image of the handset alongside the Moto G a couple of hours ago and now, the full hardware specifications along...


Exclusive: Samsung Galaxy S5 G906, S5 mini screens detailed

Exclusive: Samsung Galaxy S5 G906, S5 mini screens detailed

09 May, 2014 | comments (47)

This is pretty big. An inside source involved with the development of the company’s Kids mode has shared some exciting info about a bunch of upcoming Samsung devices. We got details on the upcoming Galaxy S5 Prime G906 flagship, the Galaxy S5 mini...


Purported press image of HTC B2 handset leaks on Twitter

Purported press image of HTC B2 handset leaks on Twitter

09 May, 2014 | comments (20)

Alleged press render of unannounced HTC B2 smartphone made the rounds on Twitter. The image was posted on the social network by @evleaks. The press image reveals the front of the device. A duo of stereo speakers and a front-facing camera...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Alleged live photo of Motorola Moto E leaks out

Alleged live photo of Motorola Moto E leaks out

09 May, 2014 | comments (40)

Alleged live photo of Motorola’s yet to be announced Moto E made the rounds online. The image showcases the previously leaked handset alongside the Moto G. As you can see in the photo above, the Moto E looks decidedly cheaper than the...


Xiaomi Mi3 gets Android 4.4 KitKat update ahead of MY release

Xiaomi Mi3 gets Android 4.4 KitKat update ahead of MY release

09 May, 2014 | comments (37)

Xiaomi has released MIUI v4.5.9 update which is based on Android 4.4 KitKat. The update is currently available for the Xiaomi Mi3 in addition to a wealth of other devices including Redmi 1/1s and MI2/2S/Mi. In addition to the usual KitKat...

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LG's LTE push continues with global F70 launch

LG's LTE push continues with global F70 launch

09 May, 2014 | comments (4)

You'd be forgiven if you had forgotten all about the LG F70. The mid-ranger was unveiled back at the MWC at the end of February, but it stood no chance of making a lasting impression as it came alongside the far more intriguing LG G Pro...

Tags: LG, Android


AMOLED screen-packing Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 leaks

AMOLED screen-packing Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 leaks

09 May, 2014 | comments (25)

We've heard rumors about this one before, but this time we get to see the real deal. The latest tablet by Samsung and its first in a while to pack an AMOLED screen has been caught in the wild by our old friend Mr Spycam. The slate's front panel...


HTC One mini 2 preliminary listings point at a steep price tag

HTC One mini 2 preliminary listings point at a steep price tag

09 May, 2014 | comments (24)

Two Finish retailers have jumped the gun on the HTC One mini 2 and listed the smartphone on their sites for the price of €520. One of those retailers expects to have the device on May 14, which puts the expected date of unveil somewhere in the week...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy S III I9300 and S III mini won't be getting KitKat update

Galaxy S III I9300 and S III mini won't be getting KitKat update

09 May, 2014 | comments (249)

Bad news for owners of the Galaxy S III I9300 (international model) and the S III mini. Samsung has confirmed that it will not be updating these devices to Android 4.4 KitKat. According to Samsung Mobile UK, “In order to facilitate an...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony T2 Ultra  not coming to the UK

Sony T2 Ultra not coming to the UK

08 May, 2014 | comments (14)

Sony’s T2 Ultra phablet was slated to the come to the UK, but it seems that the massive-screened Android device has had its UK debut mysteriously axed. The sudden lack of UK availability for the device hasn’t been revealed. There have been some...

Tags: Sony, Android


Apple and Samsung command 106% of industry profits

Apple and Samsung command 106% of industry profits

08 May, 2014 | comments (41)

Apple is by far the most profitable smartphone manufacturer in the business right now, with 65% of industry share, and Samsung with a 41% share. All the other players in the smartphone game either had a negative share or essentially broke even...


Pantech Vega Iron2 goes official with Snapdragon 801 chipset

Pantech Vega Iron2 goes official with Snapdragon 801 chipset

08 May, 2014 | comments (23)

Pantech officially announced the Vega Iron2 smartphone in South Korea. The high-end LTE-A device will be available in its home market later this month. The Pantech Vega Iron2 will be available in black or white color scheme. Its design...

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EXCLUSIVE: New LG G3 photos show all its golden glory

EXCLUSIVE: New LG G3 photos show all its golden glory

08 May, 2014 | comments (93)

We've received yet another batch of exclusive LG G3 photos. This time, the phone sports a gold paint job and although the photos are a bit on the blurry side, they reveal all about the phone's design. Our insider tells us that the main camera and...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 mini: Snapdragon 800 or 400?

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini: Snapdragon 800 or 400?

08 May, 2014 | comments (38)

New information about the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini (SM-G800H) has surfaced from two sources, but unfortunately it contradicts in a big way. One source says it will have a 4.5" screen and Snapdragon 800 (making it a true super-mini), the other says...


Japanese LG G3 dubbed Isai FL goes official

Japanese LG G3 dubbed Isai FL goes official

08 May, 2014 | comments (40)

LG unveiled the long-awaited LG G3, well, sort of. It's called the LG Isai FL and is everything the LG G3 was rumored to be, except exclusive to KDDI Japan. It's the successor of the G2-based Isai and packs a massive 5.5" QHD screen with super thin...

Tags: LG, Android


Swarovski-studded Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit unveiled

Swarovski-studded Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit unveiled

08 May, 2014 | comments (25)

A month after Samsung teased it, the Swarovski for Samsung collection is official. This marks the start of the latest chapter in the collaboration between the jewelry company and the phone maker and brings a couple Swarovski-made crystal-coated...

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LG's 5.5

LG's 5.5" QHD display enters production ahead of G3 launch

08 May, 2014 | comments (23)

LG Display has just had its latest AH-IPS LCD panel certified by NEMKO - electronic products certification authority. LG has also announced the company will be ready to mass produce the 5.5" QHD panels shortly. The various rumors through the past...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony announces the Xperia ZL2 in Japan

Sony announces the Xperia ZL2 in Japan

08 May, 2014 | comments (69)

The Sony Xperia ZL2 is now official in Japan. This is the second generation of the phone and just like the first one, it's a version of the current flagship with much slimmer bezels and smaller footprint. The phone carries the 5" 1080p display...

Tags: Sony, Android