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Upcoming ZTE mid-ranger with fingerprint sensor leaks

Upcoming ZTE mid-ranger with fingerprint sensor leaks

16 April, 2015 | comments (5)

Press images of an upcoming ZTE mid-range smartphone made the rounds online. Sporting a plethora of different colors, the handset is expected to launch in China in the immediate future. Rumored specs of the smartphone include chipset with...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


The next Apple iPhone body might utilize 7000 series aluminum

The next Apple iPhone body might utilize 7000 series aluminum

16 April, 2015 | comments (70)

According to a new report on the web, the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus might have a body made of 7000 series aluminum. The innovative alloy is currently utilized in the entry-level Apple Watch Sport. Commonly used in competition...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Rumor: Microsoft working on two flagships and two midrangers

Rumor: Microsoft working on two flagships and two midrangers

16 April, 2015 | comments (43)

Recently Microsoft's mobile division has unveiled quite a few lower-midrange smartphones, such as the Lumia 640 and 640XL, Lumia 540, and Lumia 430. But the company is reportedly also working on higher-end offerings for the future. Two of these...


Lenovo Vibe X2 is set to get Lollipop update on May 27

Lenovo Vibe X2 is set to get Lollipop update on May 27

16 April, 2015 | comments (3)

While other manufacturers have been releasing updates to Android 5.0 Lollipop for their devices left and right, Lenovo has so far stayed out of this game. A couple of months ago we found out that a few of its smartphones would in fact be graced with...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


Xiaomi Mi Note Pro will finally be available to order from May 6

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro will finally be available to order from May 6

16 April, 2015 | comments (16)

Back in January, Xiaomi announced two new high-end phablets - the Mi Note and the Mi Note Pro. Since then, the former has been available in China through the company's signature flash sales, but so far the Mi Note Pro hasn't been released. If...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


ZTE will unveil 'bezelless' Nubia Z9 on May 6

ZTE will unveil 'bezelless' Nubia Z9 on May 6

16 April, 2015 | comments (6)

Last month ZTE made the Nubia Z9 Max and Nubia Z9 Mini official, but not the Z9 proper. This odd situation won't last for long, though. Today the Chinese company has announced that it will unveil the Nubia Z9 on May 6. What's more, the teaser for...

Tags: ZTE, Android


LG introduces a G4 test drive in India, sign up now

LG introduces a G4 test drive in India, sign up now

16 April, 2015 | comments (26)

LG India launched a new promo campaign today - #TryLGG4. Basically it will give a selected people the new LG G4 for 30 days worth of beta testing. LG wants the users to participate in shaping the final stages of the LG G4. "A smartphone...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony Xperia Z4 may have a metal unibody, fingerprint sensor

Sony Xperia Z4 may have a metal unibody, fingerprint sensor

16 April, 2015 | comments (99)

Sony Xperia Z4 rumors abound, but a recent one threw a spanner in the works – it suggested that all Xperia Z4 rumors so far actually relate to a refreshed Z3 model called Xperia Z3 Neo. The latest Z4 gossip claims that the flagship model will dump...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Cyanogen OS will bundle Microsoft apps and services

Cyanogen OS will bundle Microsoft apps and services

16 April, 2015 | comments (18)

Earlier this year there were claims that Microsoft will invest in Cyanogen Inc., though that was later refuted. A Microsoft/Cyanogen partnership is still happening, except instead of money Microsoft will contribute its apps and services. Bing...

Tags: Android, Cyanogen


Xiaomi unveils Mi Note Black Edition for $400

Xiaomi unveils Mi Note Black Edition for $400

16 April, 2015 | comments (7)

Xiaomi’s penchant to introduce smartphones in different colour options for its home region. The Chinese company has quietly announced yet another limited edition variant at $400 - Mi Note Black Edition along with new album of famous Chinese singer...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Android 5.0 OTA update for YU Yureka roll-out begins

Android 5.0 OTA update for YU Yureka roll-out begins

16 April, 2015 | comments (92)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the YU Yureka was sent for certification a couple of days ago and today it received the stamp of approval. The update will roll out in phases over the next three days, so you may have to wait until the weekend to...


Apple Watch to be available for in-store purchase in June

Apple Watch to be available for in-store purchase in June

16 April, 2015 | comments (10)

In the recent weeks, there have been reports that Apple won't be selling the Apple Watch to walk-in customers until the first wave of customer demand has passed - those who want to purchase the smartwatch will have to pre-order it online. Now, the...


Galaxy S6 and S6 edge battery replacement to cost $45

Galaxy S6 and S6 edge battery replacement to cost $45

16 April, 2015 | comments (55)

Samsung has revealed that the battery replacement for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will set you back $45 (shipping not included). This is, of course, after the one-year warranty period expires, during which the company replaces the battery for free...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Xiaomi slashes Mi 4 16GB, 64GB model prices in India

Xiaomi slashes Mi 4 16GB, 64GB model prices in India

16 April, 2015 | comments (30)

This may appear as a surprise to many that Xiaomi has announced a price cut in India on its flagship model - Mi 4. There’s no festive season or special occasion in India. Effective from today, the Mi 4 16GB is now priced at INR17,999 ($289) knocked...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


LG G4 teaser boasts about the device’s Quantum QHD display

LG G4 teaser boasts about the device’s Quantum QHD display

15 April, 2015 | comments (62)

LG released a short teaser video for the upcoming G4 flagship smartphone. The clip focuses on the device’s next generation 5.5” QHD IPS Quantum display. Developed by LG Display, the brand new component with 120% color gamut was...

Tags: LG, Android


Unannounced Windows Phone handset by LG leaks out

Unannounced Windows Phone handset by LG leaks out

15 April, 2015 | comments (23)

A press image of mysterious LG smartphone with Windows Phone OS made the rounds online. The unannounced device sports Verizon Wireless branding, so it is certain to debut on the US carrier at some point in the near future. There is...


Galaxy Alpha, S5 Active, and LG G2 on AT&T all get Lollipop

Galaxy Alpha, S5 Active, and LG G2 on AT&T all get Lollipop

15 April, 2015 | comments (18)

The Lollipop updates keep rolling out day after day this season. This time around one carrier has simultaneously pushed out the updates to Android 5.0 for no less three devices. The carrier in question is AT&T and the handsets we're talking about...


Samsung Galaxy S6 will be offered by Cricket from April 24

Samsung Galaxy S6 will be offered by Cricket from April 24

15 April, 2015 | comments (7)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 was released in the US on April 10, but so far it's only been available at the big carriers. That's set to change soon, though. AT&T's prepaid subsidiary Cricket has announced that it will start selling the Galaxy S6 on...


ZTE Nubia Z9 Max delayed because of manufacturing issues

ZTE Nubia Z9 Max delayed because of manufacturing issues

15 April, 2015 | comments (2)

Last month ZTE made the Nubia Z9 Max official, alongside the smaller Z9 Mini. The latter has been quite the success for the company in the first flash sale organized for it - where no less than 68,700 units were grabbed in just 58 seconds. The Z9...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Verizon's Galaxy Note 3 is latest in line to get Lollipop update

Verizon's Galaxy Note 3 is latest in line to get Lollipop update

15 April, 2015 | comments (18)

Today Verizon has started the rollout of the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 units it's sold over the years. Previously, Lollipop was made available for the Note 3's successor, the Galaxy Note 4. As always, the...