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Unknown HTC leaks, 4-inch WVGA display and slim profile in tow

Unknown HTC leaks, 4-inch WVGA display and slim profile in tow

29 August, 2013 | comments (15)

An unknown HTC smartphone has leaked today via two photos. The device looks nothing we've seen so far from HTC and is very slim. As the rumor has it the phone will pack a 4" or so WVGA display, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, a 5MP rear and a 1.3MP...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 625 is now on sale for 240 in the UK

Nokia Lumia 625 is now on sale for 240 in the UK

29 August, 2013 | comments (29)

Nokia Lumia 625 is the latest WP smartphone to come out of Nokia. It comes with a 4.7" WVGA IPS display, runs on a dual-core 1.2GHz Krait processor with 512MB RAM, supports LTE connectivity, and packs a 5MP snapper with 1080p video recording. Just...


Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

Galaxy Note III to go on pre-order on Sep 16, sales start Sep 27

29 August, 2013 | comments (122)

The Samsung Galaxy Note III will be unveiled at IFA on September 4 (that's next Wednesday) and according to ePrice it will go on preorder in Taiwan not long after that September 16. Less than two weeks later, the Note III will go on sale ...


Nokia Lumia 1520 first photo leaks, sized up next to Lumia 1020

Nokia Lumia 1520 first photo leaks, sized up next to Lumia 1020

29 August, 2013 | comments (108)

Nokia Lumia 1520, previously known as Bandit, is rumored to feature a 6" 1080p display and run on the latest Snapdragon 800 chipset. Other alleged specs include a 20MP camera on the back, wireless charging support, a polycarbonate body and Windows...


Verizon now offers Moto X through its website, $200 for 16GB

Verizon now offers Moto X through its website, $200 for 16GB

29 August, 2013 | comments (3)

Just as previously promised Verizon is now offering the Motorola Moto X through its website. In-store availability is said to come in the coming weeks. The device costs $199.99 on a two-year contract but only comes with 16 GB of storage and in...


HTC One Max spotted again with dual SIM slot and removable back

HTC One Max spotted again with dual SIM slot and removable back

29 August, 2013 | comments (21)

The HTC One Max has surfaced yet again, this time in China, sporting a dual SIM slot and a fingerprint scanner. The SIM slots are placed underneath a back cover, which unlike on the One and One Mini, can be removed. The fingerprint scanner...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Android VP Hugo Barra leaves Google for Xiaomi

Android VP Hugo Barra leaves Google for Xiaomi

29 August, 2013 | comments (37)

In a surprising twist of events, Vice President of Android - Hugo Barra - has decided to move on from Google and join Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi. The news was first broken by AllThingsD and was later confirmed by Barra in a post...


Verizon, Kyocera and Bear Grylls unveil Hydro Elite

Verizon, Kyocera and Bear Grylls unveil Hydro Elite

28 August, 2013 | comments (19)

Bear Grylls might currently be off-air, but he came back to brings some awesomeness to Verizon's latest tough smartphone - the Kyocera Hydro Elite. Hydro Elite, as the name suggests, is an IPX7-certified water resistant droid. It can last for up...


The Nokia 515 is a precision-crafted dual-SIM featurephone

The Nokia 515 is a precision-crafted dual-SIM featurephone

28 August, 2013 | comments (162)

Nokia just announced the 515 - a featurephone that goes directly after many high-end smartphones in terms of design and build quality. Its body is carved out of a single piece of anodized and sandblasted aluminum, the screen is made out of...

Tags: Nokia


Acer Liquid S2 pops up on GFX Bench, runs on Snapdragon 800

Acer Liquid S2 pops up on GFX Bench, runs on Snapdragon 800

28 August, 2013 | comments (19)

Acer Liquid S2 seems to be the company's next flagship device that will supposedly hit the shelves very soon. According to a leaked roadmap Acer Liquid S2 will run on a quad-core 2.3GHz processor and pack a 5.98" 1080p IPS display. The rest of...

Tags: Acer, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

Sony Xperia Z1 network license unveils new photos, more info

28 August, 2013 | comments (55)

The Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center in China has given the Sony Xperia Z1 a network license allowing it to operate on the country's mobile networks. However, the Certification Center has also leaked four snapshots of the smartphone...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


BlackBerry Z30 shows up in yet another leaked video

BlackBerry Z30 shows up in yet another leaked video

28 August, 2013 | comments (31)

The BlackBerry Z30 (also known as the A10) has made its rounds several times through the rumor mill with plenty of leaked images and even a few videos. The latest video is of the fullHD variety and shows off the device from all sides - granted...


Nokia Asha 502 and Asha 503 with curved glass in the works

Nokia Asha 502 and Asha 503 with curved glass in the works

28 August, 2013 | comments (72)

Once again evleaks brings us some juicy information on phones that are yet to become official. This time it's about two upcoming Asha handsets previously rumored as Pegasus and Lanai. Nokia Pegasus / Nokia Lanai = Asha 502 / Asha 503...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Note III front pictured next to Note II panel

Samsung Galaxy Note III front pictured next to Note II panel

28 August, 2013 | comments (209)

We got to see plenty of leaked photos of the front panel of the Samsung Galaxy Note III yesterday, but a new photo from today includes the front panel of the Galaxy Note II and puts things in perspective. After many different values for the...


Nokia Pro Camera installed on HTC 8X, mostly working

Nokia Pro Camera installed on HTC 8X, mostly working

28 August, 2013 | comments (12)

The Nokia Pro Camera app is reserved for the high-end phones of the Lumia line the 1020, 925, 928 and 920. However, there are ways, unofficial ways, to install the app on other Windows Phone handsets. The Windows Blog Italia demonstrates a way to...


Google gives the Nexus 4 a $100 price cut in the United States

Google gives the Nexus 4 a $100 price cut in the United States

27 August, 2013 | comments (79)

In a truly surprising fashion, Google gave the LG-made Nexus 4 smartphone a massive discount. The device is currently priced in the Google Play Store at a sweet $199 for the 8GB version, and $249 for a handset with 16GB of on-board memory. ...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

Sony seeds new update for Xperia Z Ultra, brings X-Reality engine

27 August, 2013 | comments (68)

Sony is definitely doing great with the firmware updates lately. The latest one is already heading to the Xperia Z Ultra phablet users around the globe and brings some key improvements. Here is the unofficial changelog that early adopters...

Tags: Sony, Android


New HTC One Max details arrive, 2.1MP front cam confirmed

New HTC One Max details arrive, 2.1MP front cam confirmed

27 August, 2013 | comments (43)

HTC One Max announcement should happen in September at IFA, around the same time Samsung is going to unveil the Galaxy Note III. It seems, though, that HTC is having some trouble keeping the device under wraps as yet another bit of info about it...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


AT&T to offer Nokia Lumia 925 from September 13 for $99.99

AT&T to offer Nokia Lumia 925 from September 13 for $99.99

27 August, 2013 | comments (13)

After its premiere in the US on T-Mobile, the Nokia Lumia 925 will bring its Windows Phone prowess to AT&T customers. The smartphone's pre-orders campaign begins on August 28, with actual shipping starting on September 13. If you are interested you...


Nokia Bandit  6

Nokia Bandit 6" phablet to be called Lumia 1520

27 August, 2013 | comments (143)

Prolific source of insider info @evleaks posted that the Nokia Bandit will bear the retail name Nokia Lumia 1520. The Bandit is one of several leaked codenames and is most likely the 6" 1080p Windows Phone phablet we saw on a few occasions...