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LG G2 mini is official with 4.7

LG G2 mini is official with 4.7" screen, mid-range specs

19 February, 2014 | comments (74)

According to the earlier teaser, the G2 mini would debut at the MWC, but LG Netherlands turned out a bit too eager and released the details on the upcoming smartphone today. There'll be two versions of the LG G2 mini, giving you a choice between...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot shows on-screen buttons

Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot shows on-screen buttons

19 February, 2014 | comments (67)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 leaks are a steady, mostly consistent stream, but a screenshot of the AnTuTu benchmark brings some conflicting information. First off, there are on-screen buttons visible in the screenshot, which suggests the Galaxy S5 will...


Gionee Elife S5.5 is the thinnest smartphone in the world

Gionee Elife S5.5 is the thinnest smartphone in the world

19 February, 2014 | comments (43)

Gionee has announced what the company claims is the thinnest smartphone in the world. Aside from boasting the most impressive 5.55mm waistline, the Elife S5.5 runs an Android-based Amigo OS, sports an octa-core 1.7 GHz processor, 2GB of RAM and a...

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HTC M8 might be called The All New One

HTC M8 might be called The All New One

19 February, 2014 | comments (31)

When your phone is called One, what do you call its successor? Not the One 2 apparently, rumor has it that HTC will pull an Apple and call the upcoming M8 "The All New One." Ambiguous naming aside, the new HTC One will reportedly come in three...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note 3 gets an update, fixes accessory compatibility

Galaxy Note 3 gets an update, fixes accessory compatibility

19 February, 2014 | comments (29)

Many users were complaining about broken compatibility with third-party accessories since Samsung launched the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note 3. Apparently most of the S View-like third-party cases stopped working after the...


Alleged press image of HTC M8 in protective case emerges

Alleged press image of HTC M8 in protective case emerges

18 February, 2014 | comments (47)

Another alleged image of HTC M8 made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. This time around HTC’s upcoming Android flagship appeared wearing a rugged protective case. The image you see above is not the first on of HTC M8 in a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

Samsung US announces KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

18 February, 2014 | comments (244)

We have some great news for the Galaxy users in the USA! Samsung has announced the list of devices which will be updated with Android 4.4 KitKat. More than 15 Galaxy smartphones, phablets and tablets will get the KitKat treatment over the upcoming...


Nokia teasers all but promise Nokia X for the MWC

Nokia teasers all but promise Nokia X for the MWC

18 February, 2014 | comments (75)

Nokia just put out a pirate map on its Weibo account and it leads to treasure – not gold perhaps, but maybe a Nokia X A110 and hopefully even more. The first image the company posted features a monkey on a tree and a monkey on the ground. The...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Photo taken with Nokia X A110 surfaces

Photo taken with Nokia X A110 surfaces

18 February, 2014 | comments (39)

There was some confusion around the camera on the Nokia A110, a.k.a. Nokia X, a.k.a. Normandy. Most rumors said 5MP, but when the device was discovered in the CamSpeed database the resolution was recorded as 3MP. A photo allegedly taken with the...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with finger-scanning home button

Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with finger-scanning home button

18 February, 2014 | comments (130)

Once again the Samsung Galaxy S5 is on the horizon and as always is making sure our rumor-o-meters are going wild. This time we're dealing with a relatively old rumor but one following logic and carrying a little more details. In order to match...


HTC launches Advantage program in the US

HTC launches Advantage program in the US

18 February, 2014 | comments (13)

HTC is trying to get back on the good graces of its US consumers with speedy KitKat updates for the HTC One (One mini and One Max too) but now the company is ready to put that commitment in writing. Starting today, HTC will run the HTC Advantage...

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HTC confirms big announcement event for March 25

HTC confirms big announcement event for March 25

18 February, 2014 | comments (18)

The oft-leaked upcoming flagship, the HTC M8, will finally be announced next month at a couple of parallel events in New York and London. The HTC M8, which could be called the One+ or One 2, is expected to sport a 4.9-inch or 5-inch 1080p...

Tags: HTC, Android


More Sony Xperia Tablet Z2  images and specs leak

More Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 images and specs leak

18 February, 2014 | comments (15)

We saw the first picture of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 just yesterday, courtesy of the famous @evleaks tipster. The slate is supposed to run on the Snapdragon 800 chipset and pack a 10.1" 1080p display. Naturally, Android 4.4 KitKat is in...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S4 Value edition confirmed via Bluetooth SIG

Samsung Galaxy S4 Value edition confirmed via Bluetooth SIG

18 February, 2014 | comments (20)

Samsung is apparently developing a new Galaxy S4 variant that's identical in terms of internals to the Galaxy S4 I9505, except with more color combinations and Android 4.4.2 KitKat out of box. Besides the 5-inch fullHD screen and 1.9GHz...


LG G Pro 2 launching in Korea on February 21

LG G Pro 2 launching in Korea on February 21

18 February, 2014 | comments (22)

The LG G Pro 2 got its pre-MWC unveiling but the exact launch date was unclear – by the end of the month was as accurate as it got. Today officials from an unnamed Korean telecom reportedly pinpointed February 21 (this Friday) as the exact launch...

Tags: LG, Android


MediaTek working on Cortex-A53 quad and octa-core chips

MediaTek working on Cortex-A53 quad and octa-core chips

18 February, 2014 | comments (20)

MediaTek chipsets may have a bit of a reputation for being mid-range but you have to give it to the young company – it moves fast. It was the first to jump on ARM's new core, the Cortex-A17, and will be among the first to use the 64-bit...

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AT&T Galaxy S5 camera image leaks on Flickr

AT&T Galaxy S5 camera image leaks on Flickr

18 February, 2014 | comments (30)

Samsung will be officially announcing the upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone at their next Unpacked event next week but until then we have another blurry image from the camera to check out. The image was posted on Flickr and tweeted by evleaks and is...


Samsung Galaxy Core LTE is a 4G entry-level droid

Samsung Galaxy Core LTE is a 4G entry-level droid

18 February, 2014 | comments (12)

Samsung has added yet another smartphone to its lineup called the Galaxy Core LTE. As the name suggests, this is a 4G upgrade to the Galaxy Core, which gained substantial popularity in some developing markets. Just like the first gen Samsung...

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Alleged press image of Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 leaks out

Alleged press image of Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 leaks out

17 February, 2014 | comments (29)

Less than a day after we saw its purported specs, the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2 made another unscheduled appearance. An alleged press image of the upcoming slate made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Unsurprisingly, the Sony Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

AT&T may carry an LTE capable Moto G

17 February, 2014 | comments (14)

The Moto G is gaining popularity because of its excellent build quality, solid specs, great performance, and relatively low price. The phone is available unlocked, but is also receiving support from carriers like Verizon, US Cellular, and Boost...