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Samsung Galaxy S III Neo goes official in Germany

Samsung Galaxy S III Neo goes official in Germany

10 June, 2014 | comments (24)

Samsung launched the I9300I Galaxy S III Neo in India last month. It came with dual-SIM support and a quad-core 1.2GHz processor. Today Samsung Germany announced another flavor of the Galaxy S III Neo - the I9301I model with faster processor and...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

Google tweet shows an unknown new phone

09 June, 2014 | comments (64)

The Android Twitter account posted an image to brag about how awesome Google Now is, but there's something odd about the phone in the image. It's not a Nexus 5, not even one of the Moto phones, and it lacks any branding. Since this is the...

Tags: Android, Motorola, LG


Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

Moto X 64GB goes official, available on Try Then Buy

09 June, 2014 | comments (17)

Motorola launched a very interesting Try Then Buy campaign for the Moto X two days ago. You can fully customize a Moto X of your liking, deposit just a penny and try it at home for two weeks. If you like it, then you can keep it and Motorola will...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Samsung testing LTE in India with Galaxy S4 mini LTE

Samsung testing LTE in India with Galaxy S4 mini LTE

09 June, 2014 | comments (19)

India recently got a taste of 4G LTE but so far it is limited to a handful of cities. On top of the that, the TD-LTE band that is in use in India is only supported on the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c so even if you do have a device with LTE support...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Two new alleged images of the Samsung Galaxy F leak

Two new alleged images of the Samsung Galaxy F leak

09 June, 2014 | comments (56)

We have been hearing about the Samsung Galaxy F for quite some time now. Supposedly Samsung's premium series of devices with a metal body, the Galaxy F leaked again a few days back in what looked like a press image. Now we have two more...


Lenovo Vibe Z gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Lenovo Vibe Z gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

09 June, 2014 | comments (53)

Users out of Malaysia are reporting that the Lenovo Vibe Z, the company's latest 5.5-inch smartphone, is now getting Android 4.4.2 over-the-air. The update comes in at a massive 1.2GB, so it's safe to assume that Lenovo have thrown in a...

Tags: Android, Lenovo


Get $50 from AT&T when you buy an Android phone or tablet

Get $50 from AT&T when you buy an Android phone or tablet

08 June, 2014 | comments (7)

If you purchase an Android phone or tablet with AT&T between now and July 17th, then you'll get $50 worth of Google Play Store credit. This doesn't apply to any phones you'll buy without a plan; you'll need to purchase your phone with an...

Tags: Android, AT&T


AT&T resumes Android 4.4.2 rollout for Galaxy S4 Active

AT&T resumes Android 4.4.2 rollout for Galaxy S4 Active

08 June, 2014 | comments (15)

AT&T has started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active users in the US. The update initially started rolling out back in April but a week later was put on hold. AT&T's explanation was that the company...

Tags: Samsung, Android, AT&T


Week 23 news in review: iOS 8, Android 4.4.3, Xperia T3, One (E8)

Week 23 news in review: iOS 8, Android 4.4.3, Xperia T3, One (E8)

08 June, 2014 | comments (7)

This weeks was market by Apple's WWDC, one of the year's most anticipated events. Google took the opportunity to launch a bug fixing Android 4.4.3 firmware, while Samsung, HTC and Sony announced new handsets. The iOS 8 announcement is...


Try the Moto X for two weeks by paying just one cent

Try the Moto X for two weeks by paying just one cent

07 June, 2014 | comments (31)

Ever since the Moto X went on sale, there has been no shortage of special offers on the device, with some aggressive discounts thrown in every now and then. With the latest offer, Motorola is letting you try out the device, customized to your...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Dual-SIM HTC One M8 found on Russian website

Dual-SIM HTC One M8 found on Russian website

07 June, 2014 | comments (8)

The Russian Federal Communication Agency, ROSCOM, (the Russian equivalent of the FCC), has approved a dual-SIM variant of the HTC One M8 in the country. The VP of HTC Russia, Andrey Kormiltsev, hinted back in April that the device might be coming...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Tab S: leaked pictures and features

Samsung Galaxy Tab S: leaked pictures and features

06 June, 2014 | comments (48)

We've been hearing news about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S for a while now, but now we have images of the tablet along with some of its features, ahead of its scheduled June 12th official announcement. First off, the Galaxy Tab S is going to...


Q3 Samsung Galaxy S5 orders down 25% in iPhone 6 anticipation

Q3 Samsung Galaxy S5 orders down 25% in iPhone 6 anticipation

06 June, 2014 | comments (157)

Samsung's Galaxy S5 has sold very well, however, the Korean-tech manufacturer has noticed a significant dip in orders for Q3 2014: a 25% cut. This is hardly good news for Samsung, as many believe that this is due to a significant consumer base...


Octa-core Huawei Kirin 920 chipset goes official

Octa-core Huawei Kirin 920 chipset goes official

06 June, 2014 | comments (44)

Huawei announced today its next generation chipset - the Kirin 920. It is based on ARM's big.LITTLE architecture and uses four Cortex-A15 and four Cortex-A7 cores capable of working simultaneously. The Cortex-A15 cores can be clocked from...

Tags: Huawei, Android, Misc


A 12-inch UHD Samsung tablet spotted in the wild

A 12-inch UHD Samsung tablet spotted in the wild

06 June, 2014 | comments (24)

Hello! A Samsung-made reference tablet has been caught in the wild showcasing LTE Broadcast capabilities on a 4K display at the Roland Garros venue, where currently the French Open is taking place. The device is reportedly a 12" UHD slate and has...

Tags: Samsung, Android


ZTE teases upcoming Nubia Z7 flagship

ZTE teases upcoming Nubia Z7 flagship

06 June, 2014 | comments (19)

ZTE has started the teaser campaign about for its new flagship the Nubia Z7. First it was the CEO of ZTE's smartphone division, Ni Fei, and now a peek at the back of the device. It bears the characteristic Nubia mark of a red circle used both on...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Xolo Q1200 now official, goes on sale June 10

Xolo Q1200 now official, goes on sale June 10

06 June, 2014 | comments (27)

Xolo Q1200 previously leaked via a retailer listing, but it is just now that the smartphone goes official. Xolo has outed details and availability of the Q1200. The phone packs a 5.0" 720p IPS display protected with a Gorilla Glass 3 and comes in a...

Tags: Xolo, Android


Moto X+1 with 1080p screen unintentionally confirmed

Moto X+1 with 1080p screen unintentionally confirmed

06 June, 2014 | comments (29)

Motorola Moto G owners have been complaining that their precious status bar space is wasted with a permanent label displaying the carrier name. Reports started flying around that this will not be fixed, but Motorola VP of Product Management Punit...


Google's first Project Tango tablet is powered by NVIDIA Tegra K1

Google's first Project Tango tablet is powered by NVIDIA Tegra K1

06 June, 2014 | comments (34)

We have talked about Google's Project Tango in the past. It works with specialized devices running Android to track 3D objects and spaces in real-time and generates a vital map of it, which can be used for various purposes. Back when it was...

Tags: Google, Android


LG G3 sales in Korea reach 100,000 in 5 days

LG G3 sales in Korea reach 100,000 in 5 days

05 June, 2014 | comments (100)

While the rest of the world is waiting for availability those lucky enough to be in LG's home South Korea have been buying the LG G3 at a crazy pace. In its first 5 days of selling the LG flagship has reportedly passed the 100 thousand unit...

Tags: LG, Android