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LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

23 October, 2014 | comments (5)

Following a report saying the round LG G Watch R would become available for purchase in the UK as soon as tomorrow, the Korean device maker has put out a press release outlining its rollout plans for the wearable. The G Watch R is LG's second...

Tags: LG, Android Wear


Great deal: Nokia Lumia 530 only 50 pounds in the UK

Great deal: Nokia Lumia 530 only 50 pounds in the UK

23 October, 2014 | comments (20)

If you want to get a smartphone that's dirt cheap but isn't dirt or filled with dirt this may just be the deal for you. UK customers are being treated to a superb promotion for the Nokia Lumia 530 - £49.95 with a prepaid SIM or even £29.95 for pay...


Huawei hits 16.8 million shipments in Q3 this year

Huawei hits 16.8 million shipments in Q3 this year

23 October, 2014 | comments (17)

Huawei is transitioning to a big player with premium options and already has concrete results to show. The company has shipped 16.8 million smartphones in Q3 this year and 26% of them were mid to high-end devices. It grew 23% overall compared to...

Tags: Huawei, Android


LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

23 October, 2014 | comments (8)

If you've been waiting for the LG G Watch R, you will finally be able to purchase one tomorrow, provided you are in the UK. The G Watch R will be available online through Clove for £224.99 (including VAT) in black color only. The LG G Watch R...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

23 October, 2014 | comments (17)

The LG Liger (F490L) made a bold appearance before its official announcement – complete with specs, hands-on photos and even benchmarks and chipset info. The phone will join the LG G3 family with similar looks but a bigger display (5.9") and LG's...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Apple iPad Air 2 GPU tested, outclasses Tegra K1

Apple iPad Air 2 GPU tested, outclasses Tegra K1

23 October, 2014 | comments (118)

Someone has put the Apple iPad Air 2 through GFXBench's 2.7 T-Rex and 3.0 Manhattan's onscreen and offscreen (1080p) platform and we get to ogle at the framerates posted. The results show the iPad Air 2 is just as good and even at times better...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Android, Nvidia


HTC One (M8 Eye) won't be coming to Europe

HTC One (M8 Eye) won't be coming to Europe

23 October, 2014 | comments (20)

An updated flavor of HTC One (M8) with a 13MP dual camera setup on the back was recently launched in China and India. The phone is called HTC One (M8 Eye) and is otherwise absolutely identical with the original HTC One (M8). HTC's UltraPixel...

Tags: HTC, Android


Motorola Droid Turbo leaks out in live photos

Motorola Droid Turbo leaks out in live photos

22 October, 2014 | comments (45)

Motorola Droid Turbo for Verizon Wireless made yet another unscheduled appearance. This time around, the soon to be revealed Android powerhouse showed up in number of live photos. In line with past leaks, the images showcase the upcoming...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition hits Verizon

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition hits Verizon

22 October, 2014 | comments (28)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition quietly appeared on the manufacturer’s website in the United States. The developer-friendly flagship phablet is headed to Verizon Wireless in the near future. Curiously, the Developer Edition is...

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Archos 50 Diamond with 4G LTE announced for 2015

Archos 50 Diamond with 4G LTE announced for 2015

22 October, 2014 | comments (23)

At an event in Paris today, Archos officially announced the 50 Diamond. This is actually quite a high-end phone for the French company that usually focuses on extremely cheap devices. The Archos 50 Diamond comes with a 5-inch 1080p IPS...

Tags: Archos, Android


Gigabyte GSmart Mika M3 becomes official in Greece

Gigabyte GSmart Mika M3 becomes official in Greece

22 October, 2014 | comments (3)

Last month Gigabyte introduced a lot of new Android smartphones, but it looks like there's going to be a new Mika model to complement the GSmart Mika M2 in the company's portfolio. This is the Gigabyte GSmart Mika M3, which has just become...

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LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

22 October, 2014 | comments (17)

LG's first foray in the mobile chipset business has definitely been a very long time coming. The SoC codenamed Odin is going to make its debut very soon, though, after almost one full year of leaks about it. And the first device to be powered by...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung and B&N unveil Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1

Samsung and B&N unveil Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1

22 October, 2014 | comments (11)

With the 7" Galaxy Tab 4 Nook out of the gate, Barnes & Noble now launches a 10" version. Priced at $300, it brings all the same features and perks as its smaller counterpart (currently $170). The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1 is based on a...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 duos quietly launches in China

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 duos quietly launches in China

22 October, 2014 | comments (36)

Samsung has unveiled three dual-SIM versions of its Galaxy Note 4 flagship. All three are China-centric, one will come to China Telecom, one to China Unicom and one is intended for SIM-free release. The first SIM on all three models boasts LTE –...


Meizu MX4 with YunOS goes on pre-order today

Meizu MX4 with YunOS goes on pre-order today

22 October, 2014 | comments (4)

The Meizu MX4 has been on sale for a while now but Meizu in partnership with Alibaba are launching pre-orders for a YunOS version of the smartphone. The pre-orders start today and end on November 10, they are for China only for now. To reserve an...

Tags: Meizu, Android, YunOS


New Oppo N3 leak reveals pricing, confirms 5.5

New Oppo N3 leak reveals pricing, confirms 5.5" 1080p display

22 October, 2014 | comments (13)

Just when we thought we'd go a day without any Oppo N3 leaks as the company has not posted any new teaser, here comes an impatient retailer to fill in the gap. An ad board in front of a Chinese phone shop has spilled the beans on a few of the specs...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


ASUS Japan teases new Zenfones and Zenwatch

ASUS Japan teases new Zenfones and Zenwatch

22 October, 2014 | comments (20)

ASUS is teasing a launch of a smartphone and a smartwatch on its Japanese website. We'll know for sure what the company has in store for Japan on October 28, but until then we can only assume what ASUS is preparing. The company unveiled the...

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LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

22 October, 2014 | comments (46)

LG has issued a software update for the G3. The major fix the company brings to its Android flagship is fixed user interface responsiveness, following a number of complaints from unhappy owners. The LG G3 update weighs 174MB, but sadly, there's...

Tags: LG, Android


Sony Xperia E3 gets a $60 price cut in the United States

Sony Xperia E3 gets a $60 price cut in the United States

21 October, 2014 | comments (15)

Sony Xperia E3 received a serious price cut in the United States. The entry-level LTE smartphone is available for $139.99 with no contract. The deal is offered by the online retailer Expansys. The new price tag is $60 less than the original...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung Galaxy Core Max goes official in China

Samsung Galaxy Core Max goes official in China

21 October, 2014 | comments (29)

Samsung launched the Galaxy Core Max in China. Sporting the model number SM-G5108Q. The dual-SIM smartphone combines mid-range specs and TouchWiz-ed Android 4.4 KitKat. Samsung Galaxy Core Max features 1.2GHz quad-core CPU, a gig of RAM, and...

Tags: Samsung, Android