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AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

17 February, 2014 | comments (14)

The Moto G is gaining popularity because of its excellent build quality, solid specs, great performance, and relatively low price. The phone is available unlocked, but is also receiving support from carriers like Verizon, US Cellular, and Boost...


Latest Nokia X press pic leak confirms its name

Latest Nokia X press pic leak confirms its name

17 February, 2014 | comments (47)

This recent press image leaked by evleaks seems to put the Nokia X name into concrete. The device was codenamed Normandy thus far and appears a low-end Android device bound for the Asha lineup next month. Nokia X. pic.twitter.com/meA05ALusT—...

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Acer to announce a new Liquid smartphone at MWC 2014

Acer to announce a new Liquid smartphone at MWC 2014

17 February, 2014 | comments (11)

Acer has released a teaser picture on various social networks with a few hashtag hints - #MWC14 #AcerLiquid #smartphone. The picture shows an unannounced phone with what seems to be a fingerprint scanner over its back. The little pieces of info...


Huawei teases its MWC 2014 devices in an amusing video

Huawei teases its MWC 2014 devices in an amusing video

17 February, 2014 | comments (38)

Huawei is teasing its future line-up of devices to see the light of day at MWC 2014. The company does this in an interesting video ad, which readies us to expect two tablets and one smartphones at the MWC showroom floor in a week's...


Nokia sends out Nokia X Normandy to developers in India

Nokia sends out Nokia X Normandy to developers in India

17 February, 2014 | comments (73)

Nokia is reportedly already sending Nokia X (previously known as Normandy) units to select developers in India. The company's first Android smartphone has been tipped to launch in early April. Nokia would desparately need to win over developers...

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HTC post on Sina Weibo confirms Desire 8

HTC post on Sina Weibo confirms Desire 8

17 February, 2014 | comments (8)

The HTC Desire 8 may have just been confirmed by the company on its Sina Weibo account. The post includes an image of the Desire 8 and text in Chinese that (if Google translate is to be believed) decries the lack of marketing budget. A second...

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HTC's octa-core phone and friend found in AnTuTu's database

HTC's octa-core phone and friend found in AnTuTu's database

17 February, 2014 | comments (7)

The AnTuTu team keeps a watchful eye on its database for unannounced phones and not one but two entry to mid-range HTC phones were caught in their net. The first one is HTC's octa-core phone that we've been hearing for the last few months. HTC...

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Samsung launches Galaxy Core Advance in South Korea

Samsung launches Galaxy Core Advance in South Korea

17 February, 2014 | comments (9)

Samsung Galaxy Core Advance went official in December last year. It is an affordable droid with a 4.7" WVGA display and powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor. The rest of the specs include 1GB RAM, 8GB expandable storage, a 5MP camera and rich...

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Video hands-on with Sony Xperia Sirius shows 4K video capture

Video hands-on with Sony Xperia Sirius shows 4K video capture

17 February, 2014 | comments (48)

The Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 is back in another video – this one is 12 minutes long and goes over a lot of new features found in Sony's latest software based on Android 4.4.2. The video starts with an overview of the hardware. Some of the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 specifications leak [UPDATED]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 specifications leak [UPDATED]

17 February, 2014 | comments (76)

The specifications of the upcoming Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 have been leaked online, courtesy of evleaks again. The Z2 retains the large 10.1-inch display size and has the same old 1920x1200 resolution, which should have been updated in the lieu of...

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LG announces L Series III trio of low-end and mid-range devices

LG announces L Series III trio of low-end and mid-range devices

15 February, 2014 | comments (39)

LG announced the L Series III trio of entry-level and mid-range 3G smartphones. LG L90, L70, and L40 will be showcased during MWC in Barcelona with customized Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box. Leading the way is the LG L90. The handset...

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Micromax Canvas Power A96 goes official in India

Micromax Canvas Power A96 goes official in India

15 February, 2014 | comments (97)

Micromax quietly released the Canvas Power A96 in India. The low-end Android Jelly Bean smartphone is currently on sale in the manufacturer’s online store for Rs. 9900 ($160; €117). The biggest highlight in the spec sheet of the Micromax...

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A duo of leaked photos show HTC M8 in new color scheme

A duo of leaked photos show HTC M8 in new color scheme

15 February, 2014 | comments (70)

A duo of newly-leaked alleged HTC M8 photos made the rounds on the web. In line with previous leaks, the photographs showcase the smartphone in different color scheme from the aluminum finish we’ve seen this far. HTC M8 (click to...

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Motorola extends Moto X discount deal till February 22

Motorola extends Moto X discount deal till February 22

15 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Motorola has extended the discount on the Moto X for another week. You can now get $70 off from any of the unlocked Moto X models without a contract till February 22. The deal was originally supposed to expire on February 14 but has now been...

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HTC is looking into updating the US HTC One X to Android 4.4

HTC is looking into updating the US HTC One X to Android 4.4

15 February, 2014 | comments (53)

HTC’s decision to leave its 2012 flagships, the HTC One X and One X+, on Android 4.2 was met with a vocal outcry from owners of said phones. In a Q&A session on Reddit, a team of HTC managers revealed the decision wasn’t up to the company. They...

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Alleged specs and another photo of Sony Xperia G leak

Alleged specs and another photo of Sony Xperia G leak

14 February, 2014 | comments (50)

Shortly after we got treated to a first look at the Sony Xperia G, another leaked photo of the upcoming device made the rounds on Twitter. This time around, the image comes with alleged specs for the mid-range smartphone. According to the...

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Xiaomi Hongmi 1s goes official with Snapdragon 400 SoC

Xiaomi Hongmi 1s goes official with Snapdragon 400 SoC

14 February, 2014 | comments (35)

The Chinese designer and manufacturer of mobile phones Xiaomi unveiled its latest entry-level proposition – the Hongmi 1s. The Android smartphone will be available for pre-order in China on February 20 for ¥799 ($130). The biggest...

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Rumored upcoming Android-powered Nokia phone to cost $110

Rumored upcoming Android-powered Nokia phone to cost $110

14 February, 2014 | comments (148)

The rumored budget range Nokia device that's expected to run Android codenamed "Normandy" will supposedly make its way to market at the very competitive price of around $110. But before you get too excited, the Normandy will supposedly not be...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia G mid-ranger coming soon, here is the first live pic

Sony Xperia G mid-ranger coming soon, here is the first live pic

14 February, 2014 | comments (86)

Sony Xperia G will supposedly be the company's first mid-range smartphone for this year. Since Sony has already announced a high-profile device at CES last month - the Xperia Z1 Compact, and followed with the T2 Ultra phablet shortly after we expect...

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Sony Xperia Sirius photos size it up against the Xperia Z1

Sony Xperia Sirius photos size it up against the Xperia Z1

14 February, 2014 | comments (48)

The Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 is becoming a common visitor in our rumor section. The upcoming flagship has appeared in several photos alongside the Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z, its predecessors. Sony Xperia Sirius D6503 in black and white The...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors