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LG Optimus L9 II now official with 4.7

LG Optimus L9 II now official with 4.7" screen, 1.4GHz dual-core CPU

26 August, 2013 | comments (43)

Following yesterday's leaked image promising an imminent announcement, the LG Optimus L9 II has been officially unveiled by LG in the Netherlands. The specs that have been confirmed by LG in the press release include a 4.7-inch True HD IPS...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

Samsung preps 16MP OIS camera, won't premiere on Note III

26 August, 2013 | comments (98)

A new report coming from Korea reveals Samsung is working on a 16MP camera module with optical image stabilization. The new sensor is intended to be used in company's upcoming Galaxy flagships. Unfortunately Samsung's suppliers won't make enough...


HTC One blue panel leaks in a blurry photo

HTC One blue panel leaks in a blurry photo

26 August, 2013 | comments (12)

HTC One flagship was initially launched in Black and Silver, but later HTC has released a Glamour Red version. It is available in the UK though various retailers. A few days ago Sprint has also got an exclusive deal to sell a Ruby Red painted HTC...


Gray SIM card tray for iPhone 5S points to a fourth color option

Gray SIM card tray for iPhone 5S points to a fourth color option

26 August, 2013 | comments (39)

The gold / champagne colored iPhone 5S has been getting a lot of attention from the rumor mill, but there might be a fourth color option on the way. A grey SIM card tray popped up in a repair shop in Japan and it looks just like the leaked iPhone 5S...

Tags: iPhone, iOS, Rumors


Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

Sony releases image of Xperia Z1 (Honami) camera with G lens

26 August, 2013 | comments (111)

Sony is continuing its #bestOfSony teasers of the Xperia Z1 / Honami with a look at the camera. A G logo next to it indicates the upcoming cameraphone will be using Sony's G lens, which is Sony's line of lenses for DSLRs and digicams. There's...

Tags: Sony, Android


Upcoming Oppo N1 leaks though new images

Upcoming Oppo N1 leaks though new images

26 August, 2013 | comments (30)

Oppo caused a bit of a stir by their provocative ad campaign for the upcoming Oppo N1. Now we have some leaked images that give us a look at the actual phone rather than the attractive back of a woman (although we don't necessarily mind...


LG Optimus L9 II photo leaks ahead of premiere, specs in tow

LG Optimus L9 II photo leaks ahead of premiere, specs in tow

25 August, 2013 | comments (50)

LG Optimus L9 was the only one from the L-lineup not to receive a successor at the last MWC but it seems this will change soon. As the rumor has it the LG Optimus L9 II will be unveiled and launched very soon. The handset looks a lot like its...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

Sony Xperia Honami Mini photo sizes it up against BlackBerry Q10

25 August, 2013 | comments (98)

We’ve had a good look at the big Sony Xperia Z1 / Honami, how about a blurry look of the rumored Honami Mini next? A post from a newly registered XDA-Developers user Xleaky shows a compact Sony phone next to a BlackBerry Q10. The post reads: “You...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

Sony Xperia Z1 press image and metal chassis leaks

24 August, 2013 | comments (158)

The Sony Xperia Z1, erstwhile known as 'Honami', has leaked once again, this time through a press image. This latest image shows the device in three colors: black, white and purple. The colors are identical to the ones the Xperia Z is sold in...


More images of the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C leak

More images of the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C leak

24 August, 2013 | comments (129)

With just couple more weeks left for the alleged launch event of the next generation iPhone, you can say the device is just around the corner. That also means, however, that the leaks are now coming in thick and fast to the point where there will be...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Xolo Q1000S goes official with 5-inch display and quad-core CPU

Xolo Q1000S goes official with 5-inch display and quad-core CPU

24 August, 2013 | comments (59)

Xolo has officially announced its Q1000S flagship smartphone in India. The newest addition comes with an elegant design and is only 6.98mm thick. Xolo Q1000S also offers impressive features and hardware specifications for the price tag it...

Tags: Xolo, Android


LG Optimus L7 II gets a flowery limited edition

LG Optimus L7 II gets a flowery limited edition

23 August, 2013 | comments (13)

The LG Optimus L7 II was unveiled in Black and White color variants and now, the company has officially announced a new limited edition of the smartphone with flower-covered panels. The new design looks elegant and comes with floral prints on the...

Tags: LG, Android


Moto X hits AT&T stores as the Moto Maker site also goes live

Moto X hits AT&T stores as the Moto Maker site also goes live

23 August, 2013 | comments (23)

Motorola's recently announced Moto X flagship smartphone is the first to be developed entirely under Google's supervision. The smartphone is now available from AT&T in USA and the 16GB variant of the device costs you $199 and the 32GB unit is priced...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Steve Ballmer calls it quits, will retire in the next 12 months

Steve Ballmer calls it quits, will retire in the next 12 months

23 August, 2013 | comments (63)

Steve Ballmer has officially announced his decision to retire as the CEO of Microsoft in the next 12 months. However, Ballmer will continue to work until his successor is chosen and will then bid a farewell to a position that he held from January...

Tags: Microsoft, Misc


UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

UK carrier EE retweets Sony's Xperia Z1 (Honami) teaser

23 August, 2013 | comments (25)

Yesterday Sony took it to Twitter to promote the "smartphone everyone's been talking about," which the rumor mill unanimously agrees is the Xperia Honami or Xperia Z1. Today UK's EE retweeted that message, which is a strong hint the carrier will...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

Sony Xperia Z1 (Honami) flagship gets teased again

23 August, 2013 | comments (88)

Following yesterday's teased Twitter image of the power button on the upcoming Xperia Z1 "Honami" flagship, the latest Facebook shot from Sony highlights the smartphone's underwater capabilities. The sheer amount of leaks surrounding the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Rumor: Nokia testing GDR3 WP8 update, Notification Center in tow

Rumor: Nokia testing GDR3 WP8 update, Notification Center in tow

23 August, 2013 | comments (68)

With Microsoft expected to launch the Windows Phone 8 GDR3 update by the year's end, rumors regarding its features are starting to accumulate. The latest one suggests Nokia India is already testing the GDR3 update internally, especially the new...


New gold iPhone 5S photos show white accents and dual-LED flash

New gold iPhone 5S photos show white accents and dual-LED flash

23 August, 2013 | comments (50)

Apple's security policies seem to have become very lax because more and more photos of the two incoming iPhones are leaking and they are starting to look more and more convincing. A new batch of gold iPhone 5S photos have emerged, this time from a...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


HTC One and One Mini arrive on Verizon and AT&T respectively

HTC One and One Mini arrive on Verizon and AT&T respectively

23 August, 2013 | comments (6)

The HTC One has finally been released on Verizon in the US. If you are a fan of Verizon's network and have been waiting to get the One on your favorite network, you can now head over to Verizon's website and purchase the phone for $199.99 with a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


A pair of new leaked videos show more iPhone 5C panels

A pair of new leaked videos show more iPhone 5C panels

22 August, 2013 | comments (52)

File this under rumors with a capital "R." While they may be a bit misleading in their titles, the latest iPhone 5C video leaks show off an "unboxing" of the device panels, as well as a "scratch test." This scratch test video doesn't really put...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors