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Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

25 June, 2014 | comments (56)

A report from China about the Apple iPhone 6 confirms the September 19 launch date (initially unveiled by German carrier Deutsche Telekom) and offers price for the 4.7" version of the upcoming iPhone. The 32GB version is slated to cost CNY 5,300...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


AllView outs Impera S, Impera I WP phones and Impera I8 slate

AllView outs Impera S, Impera I WP phones and Impera I8 slate

25 June, 2014 | comments (20)

AllView announced today three Windows devices - the Windows Phone 8.1-powered smartphones Impera S and Impera I, plus the Windows 8.1-based 8" Impera I8 tablet. AllView Impera S features a 5" 720p IPS display protected by Dragontrail Glass and...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to launch on September 25, sources claim

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to launch on September 25, sources claim

25 June, 2014 | comments (55)

A report from South Korea has surfaced claiming that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will enter mass production in June-July to be ready for a wide global release soon after its announcement at the upcoming IFA (which starts the first week of...


More cuts to EU roaming rates starting July 1

More cuts to EU roaming rates starting July 1

25 June, 2014 | comments (13)

Smartphone users in the European Union have reason to celebrate as the European Commission's goal to abolish roaming fees have come one step closer to reality. Starting July 1, the highest possible charge for making calls drops 21% from 0.24/min...

Tags: Misc


HTC Desire 516 launched in India for $220

HTC Desire 516 launched in India for $220

25 June, 2014 | comments (17)

It was just yesterday when we got the first reports about an upcoming HTC Desire 516. It was an import tracking website that told about the arrival of thousands of HTC Desire 516 dummy units. Today brand-new HTC Desire 516 smartphones are...

Tags: HTC, Android


BlackBerry Z3 launched in India for $265

BlackBerry Z3 launched in India for $265

25 June, 2014 | comments (50)

BlackBerry has launched the BlackBerry Z3 in India. The Z3 is the company's biggest and cheapest BlackBerry 10 device. The BlackBerry Z3 has a 5.0-inch, 960x540 resolution display, Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8230 with a dual-core 1.2GHz CPU and...


Android TV name-dropped in Riptide GP2 changelog

Android TV name-dropped in Riptide GP2 changelog

25 June, 2014 | comments (5)

Google I/O is just hours away now and a lot of exciting new stuff is expected to be announced today, including a new version of Android. Now you can expect one more thing to be announced today, and that is Android TV. Game developer Vector...

Tags: Google, Android


Google to showcase a new version of Android at I/O

Google to showcase a new version of Android at I/O

24 June, 2014 | comments (101)

It's been confirmed that Big G will announce a new version of its Android operating system and that the latest installment will feature a nickname that starts with the letter "L." Senior Vice President of Google, Sundar Pichai has indicated that...

Tags: Google, Android


Samsung Galaxy Tab S has the best tablet display ever

Samsung Galaxy Tab S has the best tablet display ever

24 June, 2014 | comments (70)

The recently announced Galaxy Tab S line comes with the most impressive displays ever seen in any tablets, according to the latest screen shoot-out performed by DisplayMate. The experts over there have praised the AMOLED touchscreens featured in...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC Desire 610 smiles for the camera on its way to AT&T

HTC Desire 610 smiles for the camera on its way to AT&T

24 June, 2014 | comments (5)

HTC made the Desire 610 official back in February during MWC, and it's since been out in certain parts of Europe. Now though, it looks like the midranger is headed towards the US, where it should be sold by AT&T. The information comes via...

Tags: HTC, Android, AT&T


Nokia X, X+ and XL will not be updated toX Platform 2.0

Nokia X, X+ and XL will not be updated toX Platform 2.0

24 June, 2014 | comments (80)

Microsoft is going to get a reputation if it keeps doing this the new Nokia X2 brings a new version of the X platform (2.0) and with it the announcement that the current devices (X, X+ and XL) will not be updated. The same thing happened during...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5

Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5" 1080p screen, octa-core chipset

24 June, 2014 | comments (48)

Huawei unveiled the Honor 6 (aka Glory 6) and aimed it squarely at the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Apple iPhone 5s. The phone matches the stunning thinness of the Ascend P6 and measures 139.8 x 68.8 x 6.5mm, weighing 135g. The Huawei Honor 6...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Motorola Moto G 4G hits the UK at 160 SIM-free, 19 on contract

Motorola Moto G 4G hits the UK at 160 SIM-free, 19 on contract

24 June, 2014 | comments (39)

The Motorola Moto G 4G became available in the US just over a week ago and now it has crossed the pond over to the UK. Several stores are already accepting pre-orders for the 8GB version at 160 SIM-free or from 19 a month. A regular Motorola...


Huawei Ascend P7 breaks 1 million sales mark

Huawei Ascend P7 breaks 1 million sales mark

24 June, 2014 | comments (22)

The 6.5mm Huawei Ascend P7 is one of the best looking and thinnest smartphones on the market, a feature that has helped the company sell some 1 million units since the device's launch. But the Chinese company won't stop there. It has...

Tags: Huawei, Android


LG G3 global rollout begins on June 27

LG G3 global rollout begins on June 27

24 June, 2014 | comments (22)

LG G3 was announced in May and released at the start of this month in South Korea. Today LG finally announced its plans to expand the availability of the flagship worldwide. The first wave of the expansion includes Hong Kong, Indonesia,...

Tags: LG, Android


Nokia X2 is official, brings 4.3

Nokia X2 is official, brings 4.3" display and Snapdragon 200

24 June, 2014 | comments (86)

The Nokia X2 is now official and is a proper evolutionary step from the original Nokia X. There are updates both on the inside and out, but most notably, the Nokia X2 packs a larger 4.3" ClearBlack display. Its resolution, however, is still...

Tags: Nokia, Android


SDKs for Lumia Imaging and SensorCore now available

SDKs for Lumia Imaging and SensorCore now available

23 June, 2014 | comments (11)

The Imaging and SensorCore software development kits for Nokia Lumia handsets are now available for download. The Imaging SDK supports Windows Phone 8.1 and 8.0, as well as all Windows 8.1 devices, tablets and desktop computers alike. Since the...


iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak finally arrives, only works on Windows

iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak finally arrives, only works on Windows

23 June, 2014 | comments (46)

There's been a lot of news about iOS 8 as of late, and even though the release of Apple's latest update is imminent, the Jailbreak for OS 7.1.1 has now been made available. If you're thinking about jailbreaking your device, then you're going to...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Windows Phone store passes 255,000 apps

Windows Phone store passes 255,000 apps

23 June, 2014 | comments (98)

After having reached the 200,000 mark in December of last year, the Windows Phone store now boasts over 255,000 apps and games, according to a report from Australia. That's neatly more than what Amazon recently reported for its Android app store,...


Sprint announces the Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport

Sprint announces the Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport

23 June, 2014 | comments (23)

Sprint has just introduced an exclusive new, previously unheard of variation of Samsung's Galaxy S5. It's called Galaxy S5 Sport and looks like it's halfway between the vanilla S5 and the S5 Active that was announced by AT&T last month. The...