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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge now available in the US

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge now available in the US

14 November, 2014 | comments (16)

The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge has curved its way into the stores of three US retailers. You can get it off contract, on-contract and with the carrier's respective upgrade early plan. You might want to sit down before we get to the pricing...


Windows 10 will be released to all WP8 Lumia phones

Windows 10 will be released to all WP8 Lumia phones

14 November, 2014 | comments (178)

We have some wonderful news to all Lumia owners around the world. Today Microsoft announced via its Twitter account that all Windows Phone 8-based Lumia smartphones will be treated to the upcoming Windows 10 OS next year. The next iteration...


Moto G Android 5.0 Lollipop soak test starts in India today

Moto G Android 5.0 Lollipop soak test starts in India today

14 November, 2014 | comments (987)

Motorola will commence the Android 5.0 Lollipop soak test for the Moto G today, as revealed by a company's representative. The company already released the official updates for the Moto G (2014) and Moto X(2014). The soak test for the...


Alleged Xiaomi Mi5 spy photos reveal bezel-free design

Alleged Xiaomi Mi5 spy photos reveal bezel-free design

14 November, 2014 | comments (42)

Possible Xiaomi Mi5 spy shots have surfaced showing the phone right from the production line. As you can see from the photos, the phone in question is clearly made by Xiaomi and features what looks to be a display that's larger than 5". The...


Sprint starts selling the Nexus 6 for $299 on a 2-year contract

Sprint starts selling the Nexus 6 for $299 on a 2-year contract

14 November, 2014 | comments (4)

Sprint is joining AT&T in selling the Nexus 6 today. You can have the phone for $0 down payment if you go with one of the company's Easy Pay plans, which require 24 monthly payments of $29 each. You can also sign a regular two-year contract...


Project Tango developer tablet arrives in the Google Play store

Project Tango developer tablet arrives in the Google Play store

13 November, 2014 | comments (22)

Google’s Project Tango tablet development kit quietly arrived in the Google Play store. The feature-rich slate in not available to purchase yet - it is listed as “not for sale at this time.” The Project Tango tablet is geared towards...

Tags: Google, Android


Samsung and BlackBerry announce strategic partnership

Samsung and BlackBerry announce strategic partnership

13 November, 2014 | comments (62)

Samsung and BlackBerry announced a strategic partnership. The deal will bring the Canadian company’s highly praised mobile security solutions to the Korean giant’s lineup of Android devices. The end result of the partnership between the...


BlackBerry Classic up for pre-order now, priced at $449

BlackBerry Classic up for pre-order now, priced at $449

13 November, 2014 | comments (63)

The BlackBerry Classic has been teased by the Canadian smartphone maker for many months now. It's been already semi-announced, so to speak, and starting today you can finally pre-order one if you want. The smartphone stays true to its name,...

Tags: BlackBerry


Nexus 6 enters DxOMark Top 10 for camera performance

Nexus 6 enters DxOMark Top 10 for camera performance

13 November, 2014 | comments (55)

The Nexus 6 has had its camera tested by the folks over at DxOMark, and they've published the results. The first Nexus phablet got a score of 78, which nets it the sixth position in DxOMark's Top 10 for best mobile phone cameras. As we have told...


Asus may not reach its 2015 sales target because of Xiaomi

Asus may not reach its 2015 sales target because of Xiaomi

13 November, 2014 | comments (25)

Asus is expected to ship around 8 million smartphones this year, according to "Taiwan-based supply chain makers". The company's ZenFone line has proven quite successful in its home country, but also in Southeast Asia. It's now set on doing well in...

Tags: Android, Asus, Rumors


Meizu MX4 Pro stars in a new set of hands-on pictures

Meizu MX4 Pro stars in a new set of hands-on pictures

13 November, 2014 | comments (4)

Meizu is expected to finally unveil the MX4 Pro smartphone next week, on November 19 to be precise. Before that happens, though, we've got another batch of leaked photos allegedly showing the device in the wild. There have been many such leaks...

Tags: Android, Meizu, Rumors


Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

13 November, 2014 | comments (51)

AnTuTu has posted a chart with the top 10 best performing smartphones throughout the Q3 this year. The king of the chart is Meizu MX4, while the runner-ups are the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha. The Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Meizu, LG, HTC, Android


Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

12 November, 2014 | comments (26)

According to the latest report from Strategy Analytics, LG reached a record market share in North America - for Q3 2014, the company had 16.3%. For the same period last year the company had just 7.4%, making its achievement particularly...

Tags: LG, Android


Vivo teases 3.75mm thick X5 Max, explains how it got so thin

Vivo teases 3.75mm thick X5 Max, explains how it got so thin

13 November, 2014 | comments (49)

The Oppo R5 currently holds the title of "world's thinnest smartphone" at 4.85mm but that may not last long since the announcement of the Vivo X5 Max is drawing near. Also leaked images show the newcomer has a profile of only 3.75mm. The...

Tags: Vivo, Android, Rumors


Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

12 November, 2014 | comments (17)

The LG G3 is already available in a myriad of colors - Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet and Burgundy Red - but now we can add a brand new color to that list - Blue Steel. The Blue Steel LG G3 has gone on sale in the US for...


Sharp reveals 4.1” IGZO LCD display with a whopping 736ppi

Sharp reveals 4.1” IGZO LCD display with a whopping 736ppi

12 November, 2014 | comments (87)

Sharp took the wraps off a 4.1” IGZO LCD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. Such high resolution on a display this size results in the barely believable pixel density of 736ppi. Compared, the above mentioned pixel density equals...

Tags: Sharp


Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

12 November, 2014 | comments (956)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to members of the Nexus product family. The latest firmware is available over-the-air or through factory image available for download. The Pure Google devices that are getting the Android 5.0 treatment...


Lollipop rollout for 2014 Moto G, Moto X gets official

Lollipop rollout for 2014 Moto G, Moto X gets official

12 November, 2014 | comments (151)

Earlier today, a source apparently had information about the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop already rolling out to unlocked Moto G (2014) units. Shortly after, we heard that this was in fact nothing more than a 'soak test', and not an actual...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Nexus 6 lands at AT&T on Nov.18, T-Mobile on the 19th

Nexus 6 lands at AT&T on Nov.18, T-Mobile on the 19th

12 November, 2014 | comments (5)

The Motorola Nexus 6 is now up for pre-order at AT&T. This, of course, is no surprise, as the carrier unveiled yesterday that it would start taking pre-orders today. What was missing from that announcement, however, was a shipping date for the...


CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

12 November, 2014 | comments (55)

Samsung and LG happily announced they've been recognized for their products in the CES 2015 Innovation Awards. Samsung grabbed awards for 36 of its products - 12 more than last year - while LG won 10. Out of the overall 36 CES awards for...

Tags: CES2015, Samsung, LG