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Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

Friends with Moto program offers great discounts on Moto X, Moto G

24 January, 2014 | comments (12)

Going to buy a Motorola Moto X or a Moto G? You might want to try this first the Friends with Moto program might shave $50 off the X and $40 off a 16GB Moto G. It's not a certain deal but you can sign up to receive a promo code for the...

Tags: Motorola, Android


HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

24 January, 2014 | comments (29)

HTC USA has shared new information for on-contract HTC One owners, who are eagerly anticipating the KitKat update to arrive on their phones. The phone maker unveiled that the update has been sent to carriers for approval. After the final testing...


ZTEs new rugged smartphone comes straight out of 2012

ZTEs new rugged smartphone comes straight out of 2012

24 January, 2014 | comments (19)

Chinese manufacturer ZTE has made its way onto the list of smartphone makers with rugged Android offerings with the G601U. The hefty device was leaked by China's Tenaa certification authority, weighing in at 156 grams and a thickness of...

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Red Nexus 5 caught in the wild, yellow version coming too

Red Nexus 5 caught in the wild, yellow version coming too

24 January, 2014 | comments (18)

Yesterday we informed you about new possible flavors of the Nexus 5. Later we got a word the actual video showing these new color options in the Play Store is fake. Well, it seems there is still hope for new Nexus 5 flavors after all. Today a...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

23 January, 2014 | comments (41)

While the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo continues its journey of leaks, the company has launched the Galaxy S III Neo+ in China. Featuring a similar design to the Galaxy S3, the S3 Neo+ is built around a 4.8" Super AMOLED display, which rocks 720p...

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Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

23 January, 2014 | comments (26)

Samsung's been doing its La Fleur thing for quite a while now, giving popular Samsung devices a custom paintjob specifically targeted at the female audience. The latest smartphone to be joining the La Fleur lineup is the Samsung Galaxy S4. The...


Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

23 January, 2014 | comments (12)

The Acer Liquid Z5 is now launching in Acer's home market Taiwan and across several European countries. The smartphone costs 6,990 TWD(~170) in Taiwan on Chunghwa Telecom and is available today. It's expected to hit the UK and Netherlands and is...

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LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

22 January, 2014 | comments (11)

It appears that the LG Nexus 5 might soon turn into more mainstream device than any of its predecessors. A leaked video shows the Android reference handset in the Google Play Store, sporting a total of eight color options on offer. Update: a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

22 January, 2014 | comments (34)

It seems that when we brought you the news about the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo with our exclusive coverage of its features last week we opened some sort of floodgates. The phablet can't stay out of the spotlight ever since, making numerous...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

22 January, 2014 | comments (21)

The exclusive US version of the Sony flagship, the Xperia Z1S, hit the US market exclusively through T-Mobile's online platform last week. Now, the Z1S is on sale through select T-Mobile retail outlets, giving Stateside brick and mortar customers a...


HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

22 January, 2014 | comments (39)

The yet-to-be announced HTC M8, which is rumored as the successor of the company's flagship, the HTC One has shown up on the POSTEL (the Indonesian equivalent of the FCC) along with another device with model number D310w. HTC D310w is showing up...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

22 January, 2014 | comments (33)

Sharp has officially unveiled a tablet dubbed Aquos Pad SHT22 and a smartphone named Aquos mini SHL24. Both devices are equipped with IGZO displays, which are more power efficient than the regular TFT LCD panels. Sharp's newest additions have a...

Tags: Sharp, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

22 January, 2014 | comments (18)

Back in October last year, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 3 as the official phone for the Winter Olympics in the Russian city of Sochi. As the Games draw near the company also unveiled a dedicated Olympics edition that you can purchase as some...

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Verizon gets exclusivity on Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3

Verizon gets exclusivity on Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3

22 January, 2014 | comments (9)

Samsung unveiled a Rose Gold version of the Galaxy Note 3 in late November last year and a couple of days later announced it will launch in China in December. Now it has come to the US too as a Verizon exclusive, following a Korean launch early this...


LG G Flex will launch on February 1 in Europe, pre-orders up now

LG G Flex will launch on February 1 in Europe, pre-orders up now

22 January, 2014 | comments (3)

A couple of days ago we learned that the unique LG G Flex will hit 20 European markets, but there was no exact launch date or pricing info. News from the same day revealed the G Flex's US pricing - $300 with contract which set expectations of a...

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Meizu has 3 large screen phones up their sleeve

Meizu has 3 large screen phones up their sleeve

21 January, 2014 | comments (7)

Chinese cell phone manufacturer, Meizu, is hard at work and have announced that they've got three new cell phones lined up, and each of them has a big screen. The phones are MX4G devices, and not much is known about the handsets, except that they...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note 2 KitKat updates coming late March

Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note 2 KitKat updates coming late March

21 January, 2014 | comments (178)

A Samsung insider says that a couple of former flagships will get updated to the latest version of Android 4.4.2 KitKat within the next couple of months. Namely, the Galaxy S3 and Note 2 should get the update by the end of March this year. A...


Android 4.4 KitKat now available for European HTC One

Android 4.4 KitKat now available for European HTC One

21 January, 2014 | comments (58)

The Google Play Edition of the HTC One got the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update in November and it was quickly followed by the Developer Edition of the handset and its US Unlocked units. However, until today large parts of Europe were stuck...


Samsung to unveil Galaxy S5 on February 23

Samsung to unveil Galaxy S5 on February 23

21 January, 2014 | comments (130)

The rumors surrounding the next generation Galaxy S smartphone are coming in thick and fast. Firstly, the device was tipped for a March release, which was even backed up by a statement from the company's VP, but we then had a Samsung executive...


Motorola launching the Moto G in India this week

Motorola launching the Moto G in India this week

21 January, 2014 | comments (249)

Back when Motorola announced the Moto G smartphone, we had heard that India will be one of the countries to get Motorola's latest smartphone. Now, according to sources at BGR India, Motorola will be launching the Moto G in India some time this...

Tags: Motorola, Android