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Lumia 940 might come with 5.2-inch display, 25MP cam

Lumia 940 might come with 5.2-inch display, 25MP cam

22 April, 2015 | comments (53)

Microsoft is expected to announce Lumia 940 later this year and it should be the next Lumia flagship replacing the dated Lumia 930 model. We are yet to learn Microsoft's announcement plans, but we can shed some light on the possible...


Gionee Elife E8 allegedly spotted on GFXBench

Gionee Elife E8 allegedly spotted on GFXBench

22 April, 2015 | comments (8)

Ever since the launch of the Gionee Elife S7, the news has been out that the company is already working on a successor. The successor to the fairly popular E-series handset will allegedly be named the Elife E8 and a new GFXBench benchmark...


Google tipped to introduce wireless service tomorrow

Google tipped to introduce wireless service tomorrow

22 April, 2015 | comments (9)

According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Google will introduce wireless service in the United States tomorrow. The service is said to be available only for users of Motorola Nexus 6 devices. In line with past reports, Google’s...

Tags: Google, Rumors


Motorola begins testing Android 5.1 Lollipop for first-gen Moto X

Motorola begins testing Android 5.1 Lollipop for first-gen Moto X

21 April, 2015 | comments (25)

The original Motorola Moto X, released in 2013, has been in disadvantage since the official Lollipop release. Due to the dated Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset the Android updates need further tweaking before their rollout and first-gen Moto X was always...


Qualcomm may tap Samsung foundries for Snapdragon 820

Qualcomm may tap Samsung foundries for Snapdragon 820

21 April, 2015 | comments (38)

Samsung has an advantage in chip making and it's starting to snowball – now even Qualcomm may switch to Samsung's foundries to manufacture the upcoming Snapdragon 820 chipset. The current 810 is built by TSMC (which also produced previous...


Alleged Oppo R7 shows up in renders, contains traces of bezels

Alleged Oppo R7 shows up in renders, contains traces of bezels

21 April, 2015 | comments (15)

The upcoming Oppo bezelless flagship has been showing up in live videos lately with some consistency as to its design. However, a new render now claims that the Oppo R7 will look nothing like, instead boasting a crazy thin profile and yes, some...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Nokia rumored to return to making phones next year

Nokia rumored to return to making phones next year

20 April, 2015 | comments (162)

According to a report in Re/code, Nokia plans to go back to manufacturing mobile phone in 2016. The company is said to be “quietly plotting a return” to the market it once dominated. Nokia Technologies is reportedly driving the move back to...

Tags: Nokia, Rumors


Cheaper, plastic-clad Xiaomi Mi4i to be unveiled on April 23

Cheaper, plastic-clad Xiaomi Mi4i to be unveiled on April 23

20 April, 2015 | comments (30)

On April 23 Xiaomi is holding an event in New Delhi during which it's going to unveil a "Global Mi Phone". This is according to the Chinese company itself, which has already started to tease its upcoming offering. Some rumors have claimed we'd...


Sony Xperia Z4 is not the 2015 flagship, stay tuned this May

Sony Xperia Z4 is not the 2015 flagship, stay tuned this May

20 April, 2015 | comments (213)

Sony Xperia Z4 was announced in Japan today and it's an incremental upgrade with the Snapdragon 810 chip being the key change. As it turns out the lack of fanfare for the Xperia Z4 launch in Japan was intentional, as the phone will remain as...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Video shows how the Oppo R7 pulls off its bezel-less trick

Video shows how the Oppo R7 pulls off its bezel-less trick

20 April, 2015 | comments (20)

The bezel-less Oppo R7 is back with another video, this one is a bit over a minute long so it gives us a better look at the upcoming flagship. The Oppo R7's claim to fame is that the 5.5" screen has near-invisible bezels on the side. Curved...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Screen grabs from a TV ad showcase ZTE Nubia Z9

Screen grabs from a TV ad showcase ZTE Nubia Z9

19 April, 2015 | comments (7)

The upcoming ZTE Nubia Z9 made yet another unscheduled appearance. This time around, screen grabs from an unreleased TV ad allow us to catch a new glimpse of the soon to be revealed smartphone. In line with past leaks, the latest ZTE Nubia...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


New Samsung Galaxy Tab 5 specifications leak

New Samsung Galaxy Tab 5 specifications leak

18 April, 2015 | comments (38)

A brand new Samsung Galaxy Tab 5 has been spotted on TENAA, as well as in a Bluetooth certification. This means that the next iteration of the tablet family is well on its way, which, frankly, surprised us a little. Earlier this month, the...


New leaked renders might showcase the Xperia Z3 Neo

New leaked renders might showcase the Xperia Z3 Neo

18 April, 2015 | comments (71)

The plot continues to thicken around Sony's long-overdue Xperia Z4 flagship. Rumors about the handset are still plentiful, but despite the vigorous talk of a metal unibody and a fingerprint sensor, recent rumors have thrown a major curve ball into...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Apple Pay may finally be coming to Canada this Fall

Apple Pay may finally be coming to Canada this Fall

18 April, 2015 | comments (10)

During the past few months, Apple has made it abundantly clear that it is ready and more than willing to invest heftily in pushing its new NFC-based payment system. The Cupertino giant has really sets its goals high with Apple Pay and despite some...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Sony Xperia E4g Dual with LTE launched in India for $213

Sony Xperia E4g Dual with LTE launched in India for $213

17 April, 2015 | comments (30)

Sony has silently listed the new Xperia E4g Dual smartphone on its official India website. Priced at INR13,290 ($213), the smartphone features dual-SIM connectivity and 4G LTE networks support. As the successor of the Xperia E3, the E4g Dual...


Huawei Honor 7 and Honor 7 Plus leak

Huawei Honor 7 and Honor 7 Plus leak

17 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Huawei, being the industry giant it is, is apparently not content with having just the P8 and P8 Max flagship pair out there and is working on another high end duo to represent the Honor brand. Rumor has it that there will be a larger Honor 7 Plus...


LG G4 allegedly photographed, Snapdragon 808 inside

LG G4 allegedly photographed, Snapdragon 808 inside

17 April, 2015 | comments (90)

A benchmark revealed that the LG G4 won't use the flagship Snapdragon chipset, opting instead for the Snapdragon 808, which has a hexa-core processor – dropping two of the four power-hungry Cortex-A57 cores of the 810 chipset. More evidence of...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG's upcoming Stylus smartphone pictured again

LG's upcoming Stylus smartphone pictured again

17 April, 2015 | comments (12)

LG is in full throttle for the upcoming G4 flagship release. Everything seems to be going according to plan and the device should premiere on April 28. Before that, though, the manufacturer is launching an ambitious beta testing campaign, #TryLGG4b,...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


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