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Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in UK, cost £546

Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in UK, cost £546

05 September, 2012 | comments (26)

If you live in the UK and you want to reserve your Samsung Galaxy Note II today, you'll be glad to hear that a few retailers are already taking pre-orders. Clove is offering the 16GB SIM-free unit for about £546, which seems steep, but not...


New Sony Media apps won't come to the 2011 Xperia range

New Sony Media apps won't come to the 2011 Xperia range

05 September, 2012 | comments (39)

The 2011 Xperia line-up of phones was lucky enough to get updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (sans the Xperia PLAY, that is), but it appears it will be left out of the new Sony Media apps fun. The sad news was brought by the Sony...


LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

04 September, 2012 | comments (7)

The LG Escape joins the AT&T leaks today. It’s a LTE-capable mid-ranger based on the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 chipset with a 1.5GHz dual-core Krait processor, Adreno 225 GPU and 1GB of RAM. The rest of the specs include a 4-inch qHD display, a 5...


Verizon announces LG Intuition, Samsung Galaxy Stellar

Verizon announces LG Intuition, Samsung Galaxy Stellar

04 September, 2012 | comments (4)

The LG Intuition has been off in rumor land for some time, but that’s no more - it was officially unveiled today by Verizon. The phablet looks exactly like its international sibling but has a few extra tricks in its bag of features. The LG...


AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

04 September, 2012 | comments (17)

The UK’s retailer Phones4U is now taking pre-orders for the newly announced Xperia T. The first users to pre-order it will even get Sony’s SmartWatch as a gift. Nothing out of the ordinary so far. If you take a closer look on the Xperia T...


Pantech Flex Android smartphone for AT&T gets announced

Pantech Flex Android smartphone for AT&T gets announced

04 September, 2012 | comments (9)

AT&T announced the latest addition to its LTE smartphone portfolio - the Pantech Flex. Following the footsteps of its well equipped and affordable relative, the Pantech Burst, the newcomer aims at first time smartphone buyers by combining solid...


Orange UK: Galaxy S III, first droid with Quick Tap NFC payments

Orange UK: Galaxy S III, first droid with Quick Tap NFC payments

04 September, 2012 | comments (24)

NFC promises to allow phones to take over a lot of functionality, including paying at a store. Orange and Barclaycard announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III will become the first Android smartphone to support their Quick Tap contactless payment...


Huawei to ship the Ascend D Quad on September 12 in China

Huawei to ship the Ascend D Quad on September 12 in China

04 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The Huawei Ascend D Quad was one of the superstars at this year's MWC in Barcelona, but it got off to a rocky start as the development of the company's own K3V2 chipset with quad-core CPU didn't go according to plan. As a result, the Huawei Ascend D...


S Cloud spotted running on Samsung Galaxy Note II at IFA

S Cloud spotted running on Samsung Galaxy Note II at IFA

03 September, 2012 | comments (56)

A while ago we heard rumors that Samsung is planning to launch a service called S Cloud, which would (obviously) compete with iCloud. The first concrete evidence of the service came from a surprising source - the new Galaxy Note II that Samsung...


Samsung Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in India

Samsung Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in India

01 September, 2012 | comments (87)

The Android smartphone everyone's talking about this week has got a price and a release date in India. Online retailer Infibeam has put the Galaxy Note II on pre-order for 38,500 INR, which is about $694. According to our tipster, who has had a...


Mysterious HTC phone leaks, looks the flagship part

Mysterious HTC phone leaks, looks the flagship part

01 September, 2012 | comments (134)

After posting a rather quiet IFA showcase, it appears that HTC has something major in the works for the immediate future. A couple of blurry shots showing a mysterious handset made by the Taiwanese company have leaked out. The device...


The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos goes official

The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos goes official

01 September, 2012 | comments (44)

Samsung keeps expanding its Duos lineup of Android smartphones with two SIM slots. The latest addition goes by the name Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos and should be the most affordable dual-SIM droid offering by the company. Running on Android...


Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

31 August, 2012 | comments (34)

Carphone Warehouse has issued a press release announcing three important things – the UK release dates for the recently unveiled Xperia T and Xperia J and the retail price of the Xperia Tablet S. The Xperia T and Xperia J smartphones will hit...


Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

31 August, 2012 | comments (104)

The Galaxy Note II LTE is here and it looks identical to its LTE-less global counterpart. We asked around and turns out that the Note II LTE has the same innards as well - a quad-core Exynos 4412 Quad SoC with an additional LTE chip...


Huawei announces the Ascend G600 smartphone with 4.5

Huawei announces the Ascend G600 smartphone with 4.5" display

31 August, 2012 | comments (20)

Huawei announced the Ascend G600 Android smartphone. The latest member of the increasingly popular model range sports mid-range specs and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Huawei Ascend G600 is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU. There's...


ZTE Grand X IN announced, live photos are inside

ZTE Grand X IN announced, live photos are inside

30 August, 2012 | comments (13)

ZTE just announced its first ever smartphone powered by an Intel chip. The ZTE Grand X IN is running on the Atom Z2460, which is a single-core CPU operating at 1.6GHz bundled with Intel's Graphics Media Accelerator running at 400MHz and 1GB of...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Touch UI


Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

30 August, 2012 | comments (21)

The Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE has made another appearance before its official announcement. Unlike the last one from a couple of days back however, we get to see the upcoming smartphone in the flesh this time. With a 4.3" qHD display...


Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II to cost €639.90 in Germany

Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II to cost €639.90 in Germany

30 August, 2012 | comments (84)

The Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II announcement event last night answered most of the questions about the second-gen phablet, but there was nothing mentioned about the pricing of the device. Well, here comes Vodafone Germany to the rescue, giving us...


Sony Xperia TX, T and V benchmark scores are here

Sony Xperia TX, T and V benchmark scores are here

30 August, 2012 | comments (438)

As you probably noticed, we are back at the Sony booth at the IFA floor. After we put the cameras of the newly unveiled trio of Android smartphones to the test we are now ready to try and evaluate the performance of their chipsets. The Xperia...


LG outs Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Korean Optimus 2X

LG outs Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Korean Optimus 2X

30 August, 2012 | comments (48)

Owners of the Korean LG Optimus 2X SU660, rejoice! As promised earlier, LG has delivered an update for your device, which will finally let it experience the tasty Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The update build name is V30x name, which as our...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI