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Samsung Galaxy S III Duos goes official in China

Samsung Galaxy S III Duos goes official in China

22 February, 2013 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy S III is one of the most popular smartphones in the market beyond any shadow of a doubt. As a testimony to its success, Samsung has officially launched the dual-SIM version of its flagship device. Samsung Galaxy S III Duos...


LG launches enhanced Optimus G in Europe

LG launches enhanced Optimus G in Europe

22 February, 2013 | comments (50)

LG is launching its Optimus G smartphone in Europe, which has seen some improvements since its launch in other markets last year, mostly software related. For one, the European Optimus G comes with Android 4.1.2 out-of-the-box. Then again,...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC One gets priced for Germany, can be had for €661

HTC One gets priced for Germany, can be had for €661

21 February, 2013 | comments (115)

Looking to avoid poor market availability issues of the past, HTC is wasting no time in getting its new One flagship into as many peoples' hands as quickly as possible. Following several UK vendors' prices popping up online, the HTC One will be...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sony Xperia Z launches in Europe today, already sold out in France

Sony Xperia Z launches in Europe today, already sold out in France

21 February, 2013 | comments (135)

More than 140,000 Xperia Z units were sold during the launch week of the smartphone in Japan. The Xperia Z hit the shelves in the country of the rising sun exclusively via NTT DoCoMo on February 9. The Sony Xperia Z is one of the six newly...


LG unveils LTE-enabled Optimus F5 and Optimus F7 droids

LG unveils LTE-enabled Optimus F5 and Optimus F7 droids

21 February, 2013 | comments (37)

When LG announced its Q4 2012 results, the company announced that it will be focusing on LTE-enabled phones, which included the launch of the new F series. After a bit of teasing, the F series is now official with the LG Optimus F5 and Optimus...


Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Star is in the works

Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Star is in the works

20 February, 2013 | comments (48)

Remember Samsung's cheap featurephone Star lineup? It seems the series is getting a reboot and this time it'll be getting a proper OS. As the latest rumor has it Samsung is developing a low-end smartphone called Galaxy Star with similar specs to...


Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

20 February, 2013 | comments (20)

We stumbled upon two leaked images of two upcoming smartphones that belong to LG's new F-series. The Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 are a mystery as far as specs go but the F7 design looks like a mix between the Optimus 4X HD and the Optimus G. LG...


New Huawei Ascend P2 images leak, 13MP camera confirmed

New Huawei Ascend P2 images leak, 13MP camera confirmed

20 February, 2013 | comments (24)

The Ascend P2 from Huawei has leaked once again. This time around, GizChina has captured the rear of the device where you'll see a '13.0 FHD' label under the camera sensor, alongside a dual-LED flash, which confirms that Huawei's upcoming flagship...


Acer Liquid Z2 is an entry-level JB droid with dual-SIM version

Acer Liquid Z2 is an entry-level JB droid with dual-SIM version

20 February, 2013 | comments (13)

Acer made a quick pre-MWC announcement of a new entry level Android phone, the Acer Liquid Z2. Also, the company is expanding the availability of the more powerful Liquid E1 that it announced a month ago. The Acer Liquid Z2 is powered by a...


HTC One goes official with 4.7

HTC One goes official with 4.7" 1080p screen, quad-core CPU

19 February, 2013 | comments (288)

Just as we expected, the HTC events turned out to be about the company's new flagship - the HTC One. HTC One features a 4.7-inch Super LCD 3 display of 1080p resolution (that's 469ppi). It should be able to match the image quality of the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC One cash-back program offers $100 for trade-in sales

HTC One cash-back program offers $100 for trade-in sales

19 February, 2013 | comments (17)

HTC just launched its flagship and to help with the market push the company has announced its new cash-back program. The promotion offers you $100 for trading your current smartphone for a new HTC One. The latest HTC flagship packs a chipset...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC One gets priced in the UK, costs £510 SIM free

HTC One gets priced in the UK, costs £510 SIM free

19 February, 2013 | comments (25)

The hotly announced HTC One is launching next month across the globe, but its UK price has already been confirmed. Clove UK announced that it's going to sell the HTC One for £510 unlocked in both Silver and Black (no mention of the red...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


The HTC One will be available in the following countries

The HTC One will be available in the following countries

19 February, 2013 | comments (133)

The HTC One superphone just went official and we already have a list of countries and operators that are getting it. Hold on to your hat, it’s a large list. Click on a country to view the carriers that will carry the HTC One. North...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC One hands-on video comes ahead of official announcement

HTC One hands-on video comes ahead of official announcement

19 February, 2013 | comments (123)

The HTC event countdown is yet to reach zero but eager people with access to the new device – the HTC One – are already posting video reviews on YouTube. The extensive walkthrough gives a lot of specs and features, some of which we didn’t...


LG teases L, F, V and G  series smartphones ahead of MWC

LG teases L, F, V and G series smartphones ahead of MWC

19 February, 2013 | comments (21)

LG might showcase several new series of smartphones at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, which will be held in Barcelona starting next week. The latest teaser from the company hints at what it has got to offer at the world's largest exhibition...


Sony may release Jelly Bean 4.2 for the Xperia Z next month

Sony may release Jelly Bean 4.2 for the Xperia Z next month

19 February, 2013 | comments (34)

Sony's flagship device, the Xperia Z, will come out with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on board, but as rumored before, the company might upgrade their brand new flagship device to Android 4.2 Jelly Bean just weeks after its initial launch. A...


New HTC One press photo leaks, confirms black and silver colors

New HTC One press photo leaks, confirms black and silver colors

19 February, 2013 | comments (76)

It seems that the HTC One just can't keep itself out of the projectors even before its official debut. Today, just hours before the HTC announcement, a new press photo of the HTC One has leaked online. The picture above confirms the two color...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC teases its flagship hours before the announcement

HTC teases its flagship hours before the announcement

18 February, 2013 | comments (60)

With only hours left till the official announcement, HTC released yet another teaser of its upcoming Android flasghip. The image on the Taiwanese company's official Facebook reveals just a tiny smidge from the device, peaking from under a cloth with...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung Galaxy S4 to be unveiled on March 14 in New York

Samsung Galaxy S4 to be unveiled on March 14 in New York

18 February, 2013 | comments (309)

We just got yet another report that the Samsung Galaxy S IV will be announced in mid March. The rumored upcoming flagship smartphone of the South Korean manufacturer is going to be unveiled on March, according to a report by Mobile Review's Eldar...


Sony Xperia Z now available in France, rest of EU holds breath

Sony Xperia Z now available in France, rest of EU holds breath

18 February, 2013 | comments (56)

Previously we heard that the Sony Xperia Z European launch will be on Thursday, February 21, but it appears French users were lucky enough to get the 5" 1080p flagship a few days in advance. Sony has unleashed the Xperia Z through its official...