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HTC One M8s brings 13MP cam, S615 SoC to the former flagship

HTC One M8s brings 13MP cam, S615 SoC to the former flagship

02 April, 2015 | comments (27)

With April 1 in our rear view mirror we don't doubt the legitimacy of new announcements, but this one had us raising our eyebrows. HTC revamped its 2014 flagship with a new camera and chipset and dubbed it the HTC One M8s. The updated design...

Tags: HTC, Android


Moto G GPE getting the Android 5.1 OTA update

Moto G GPE getting the Android 5.1 OTA update

01 April, 2015 | comments (23)

After Google published the code for the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, Motorola was quick enough to work on it. The Google Play Edition of the Moto G is getting the Android 5.1 OTA update. Though the Motorola Moto G Google Play Edition was...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 pays a quick visit to the FCC

Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 pays a quick visit to the FCC

01 April, 2015 | comments (97)

It looks like the upcoming Sony Xperia Z4 made its way through the FCC. Yesterday, a mysterious Sony phone with model name - PM-0780 passed the FCC certification process. The model name PM-0780 is not enough evidence that the device in...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumours


ASUS India releases a teaser for the upcoming Zenfone 2

ASUS India releases a teaser for the upcoming Zenfone 2

01 April, 2015 | comments (118)

ASUS as prepping up for the launch of the Zenfone 2 smartphone in India. Unlike reported earlier, the Zenfone 2 will launch in the country in the last week of April. As part of the plan, ASUS India’s official Facebook page shared a teaser image....

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Huawei P8 Lite apparently portrayed in official renders

Huawei P8 Lite apparently portrayed in official renders

01 April, 2015 | comments (15)

On April 15, Huawei is set to announce the P8, its next flagship smartphone offering. But it looks more and more like we might also be introduced to another device on that occasion. We're talking about the P8 Lite, a handset that should keep the...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei Honor 6 Plus is set to arrive in the UK on May 1

Huawei Honor 6 Plus is set to arrive in the UK on May 1

01 April, 2015 | comments (13)

We've known for a while now that Huawei was planning on bringing its Honor 6 Plus smartphone to the UK. Last month we even got word that Three would be the Chinese company's exclusive operator partner for the device. And today Huawei has finally...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Exclusive: Huawei Honor Cherry live photos and camera sample

Exclusive: Huawei Honor Cherry live photos and camera sample

01 April, 2015 | comments (5)

A few days ago we wrote about an upcoming Huawei smartphone and now a tipster has clued us in on some new details and provided us with exclusive photos and camera sample. The handset will be part of the Honor line, but our tipster called it...


Sony Cosmos rumored to launch as Xperia C4

Sony Cosmos rumored to launch as Xperia C4

01 April, 2015 | comments (24)

Two new images of a selfie-centric Sony Xperia smartphone, dubbed Sony Cosmos leaked recently and now we got some extra info on the device. Confirmed:Sony Cosmos will be going to the market as Xperia C4.— @upleaks (@upleaks) April 1,...

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Samsung Galaxy J7 revealed in user agent profile leak

Samsung Galaxy J7 revealed in user agent profile leak

01 April, 2015 | comments (5)

New information has surfaced about an upcoming Samsung device - the Galaxy J7. It belongs to the budget-oriented family of the Galaxy J1, which was released in February and it will probably be the Korean giant's next budget phablet offer. The...


LTE variant of the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is getting Lollipop OTA

LTE variant of the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is getting Lollipop OTA

01 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Samsung has been slowly but steadily ticking the boxes for Lollipop updates to the devices in its portfolio, and apparently the LTE version of the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 is next in line. After last week's Android 5.0.2 OTA for the Wi-Fi only variant, the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, and One M9 now up for preorder on Verizon

Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, and One M9 now up for preorder on Verizon

01 April, 2015 | comments (11)

Samsung’s latest devices, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, as well as the HTC One M9, are now up for pre-order from US carrier Verizon Wireless. All the three devices will be available starting April 10. Both the 32GB S6 and the One M9,...

Tags: Samsung, HTC, Android


Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

01 April, 2015 | comments (33)

A survey conducted by Phoenix Marketing International shows that two thirds of Apple Pay users encounter difficulties using the system at checkout. Out of the 3,000 surveyed with an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 66% are using Apple Pay. Half of them...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Lollipop arrives for LG G2 phones on Vodafone Italy

Lollipop arrives for LG G2 phones on Vodafone Italy

01 April, 2015 | comments (23)

The Lollipop update for the LG G2 is expanding- starting from South Korea, it already hit US carrier Verizon and it has now arrived at Vodafone in Italy and Spain. The update seems to be limited to Vodafone devices. It will bump the software...


Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

01 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another episode of Apple's marketing strategy for its Watch, we've now learned that Carphone Warehouse will be left out of the initial launch and won't be offering the wearable on April 24. The info has been revealed by no other than Graham...

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LG G3 users on T-Mobile receive an update to Android Lollipop

LG G3 users on T-Mobile receive an update to Android Lollipop

01 April, 2015 | comments (16)

In the United States, LG started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop for G3 owners on the Sprint and AT&T network since early February. And now, LG G3 owners on T-Mobile also received the firmware update. LG G3 owners on the T-Mobile network...

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Images of LG G4 in a protective case make the rounds

Images of LG G4 in a protective case make the rounds

31 March, 2015 | comments (60)

Images of the yet to be announced LG G4 wearing a protective case made the rounds online, courtesy of the manufacturer of mobile accessories Verus. The successor of LG G3 will make its official debut next month, on April 28. The case maker’s...

Tags: LG , Android, Rumors


Huawei’s mobile division wraps up 2014 with record revenue

Huawei’s mobile division wraps up 2014 with record revenue

31 March, 2015 | comments (13)

Huawei released its audited annual report for 2014. The Chinese tech giant posted record revenue of $46.5 billion and net profit of $4.5 billion - up 20.6% and 32.7% respectively from the previous year. The company’s Consumer Business Group...

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Xiaomi gives the Mi4 a price reduction in China

Xiaomi gives the Mi4 a price reduction in China

31 March, 2015 | comments (5)

Xiaomi gave the Mi4 smartphone a price reduction in China. From April 8 onwards, the popular high-end smartphone will cost 1,799 Yuan (about $290), down from 1,999 Yuan (about $322). A slightly lower end variant of the Xiaomi Mi4 with 2GB of...

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Rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 chipset doesn't exist

Rumored Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 chipset doesn't exist

31 March, 2015 | comments (36)

A couple of months ago we first heard a rumor talking about a purported Snapdragon 815 chipset from Qualcomm. This was supposed to carry ARM's big.LITTLE architecture, with an octa-core CPU, Adreno 450 GPU, LPDDR4 memory support, and a MDM9x55...


Gold 64GB Galaxy S6 and S6 edge now on pre-order at T-Mobile

Gold 64GB Galaxy S6 and S6 edge now on pre-order at T-Mobile

31 March, 2015 | comments (18)

Both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 edge are now available to pre-order from T-Mobile USA in gold, with 64GB of built-in storage space. T-Mobile started taking pre-orders for Samsung's latest top of the line smartphones on March 27, but...