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Samsung to bring back the microSD slot with the S6 Active

Samsung to bring back the microSD slot with the S6 Active

26 March, 2015 | comments (63)

Samsung Galaxy S6 turned out not the flagship many was hoping for. It ditched the SD expansion slot the water protection and removable battery for good, in favor of refined design and improved user experience. Now that those features are a lost...


Samsung plans to triple the production of Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung plans to triple the production of Galaxy S6 edge

26 March, 2015 | comments (27)

The special sibling to Samsung's latest flagship, the Galaxy S6 edge, is apparently even hotter than the company had foreseen. After forecasts by market analysts reached a 55M total Galaxy S6 units sold throughout the year, the Korean giant is...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Moto X 3rd Gen (2015) coming this fall

Moto X 3rd Gen (2015) coming this fall

26 March, 2015 | comments (39)

Rick Osterloh, Motorola's President, spilled the beans on company's plans about the next Moto X. He answered to a question on Twitter as part of the #AskRickO initiative. He was asked about the time-frame for the third generation Moto...

Tags: Motorola, Android


HTC One E9 and One E9+ coming soon, rumored specs in tow

HTC One E9 and One E9+ coming soon, rumored specs in tow

26 March, 2015 | comments (12)

HTC One E9 has been in our rumored section for quite a while. It leaked with specs and live pictures numerous times, but as it turns out the leaked device was actually an upcoming HTC One E9+ model. HTC One E9 (A53), according to the popular...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


ZTE Nubia Z9 Max and Z9 mini now official

ZTE Nubia Z9 Max and Z9 mini now official

26 March, 2015 | comments (25)

On a dedicated press conference in Beijing today ZTE unveiled the long-awaited and oft-teased Nubia Z9, or two of them, to be precise. The high end Nubia Z9 Max is a 5.5-inch phablet, while the Nubia Z9 mini is a more affordable 5-incher, but both...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Huawei working on Lollipop running purported P8 Lite

Huawei working on Lollipop running purported P8 Lite

26 March, 2015 | comments (9)

A number of reports about Huawei’s next major handset P8 have been making rounds over the web. The company sent out invite for the launch of Huawei P8 on April 15, but it seems another smartphone might get announced alongside the next...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Lenovo likely to launch the A7000 in India on April 7

Lenovo likely to launch the A7000 in India on April 7

26 March, 2015 | comments (31)

Lenovo has started sending out invites for its event in Mumbai, India. Based on the invite, the company will likely be launching the new A7000 in the Indian market. The event will take place on Tuesday, April 7. The A7000 has a 5.5-inch, 720p...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


Images and specifications of ZTE Nubia Z9 mini and Z9 Max leak out

Images and specifications of ZTE Nubia Z9 mini and Z9 Max leak out

25 March, 2015 | comments (14)

Press images and specifications of ZTE Nubia Z9 mini and Nubia Z9 Max leaked out ahead of their official announcement. The smartphones will make their debut on March 26. ZTE Nubia Z9 mini and Z9 Max (click to enlarge) ZTE Nubia Z9 Max is...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


Alleged live photos of HTC One E9 make the rounds

Alleged live photos of HTC One E9 make the rounds

25 March, 2015 | comments (19)

A gallery of alleged HTC One E9 photos made the rounds online. This is the second unscheduled appearance for the smartphone today - it leaked out in a white and gold color scheme several hours ago. This time around, the unannounced handset...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


YU's Project Caesar gets teased again, has some specs outed

YU's Project Caesar gets teased again, has some specs outed

25 March, 2015 | comments (27)

Earlier this month we first told you about Project Caesar, the codename for YU's next Android smartphone. The company is a spinoff from Micromax, the biggest Indian phone maker, and it launched its first device, the Yureka, a while back. This has...

Tags: YU, Micromax, Android


Xiaomi wants to sell 100 million smartphones this year

Xiaomi wants to sell 100 million smartphones this year

25 March, 2015 | comments (27)

Xiaomi sure hopes its parts suppliers will be able to keep up with its growth this year. Lei Jun, the company's CEO (pictured to the left), has announced that Xiaomi plans to sell 80 to 100 million smartphones in 2015. When you compare this to...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Xiaomi will unveil new product(s) on March 31

Xiaomi will unveil new product(s) on March 31

25 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Xiaomi has wildly expanded its product range – starting with smartphones, the fast-growing company now offers TVs, Android TV boxes, headphones, battery packs and a fitness tracker. And there are more new product(s) incoming at the end of the month,...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo to get Lollipop later this year

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo to get Lollipop later this year

25 March, 2015 | comments (20)

Before you think Samsung has forgotten about the lesser known cousin of the Note 3, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo, think again. The company's French Twitter account responded to a query about the Lollipop update for the device, confirming that the update is...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC One M9+ dummy on video, working device photographed

HTC One M9+ dummy on video, working device photographed

25 March, 2015 | comments (29)

The HTC One M9+ refuses to leave the rumor mill but soon it may have to. A promo image briefly appeared on the net, an invitation for the unveiling on April 8. The event will allegedly take place in Beijing and go under the slogan "More than One."...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


More images of the purported HTC One E9 (A55) spotted online

More images of the purported HTC One E9 (A55) spotted online

25 March, 2015 | comments (14)

HTC is working on a mid-range smartphone with model number A55 and likely to be released as the One E9. We reported about the expected specifications and the live images of the HTC One E9 (A55) already. HTC E9p(A55) pic.twitter.com/NuPXL8oQAK—...

Tags: HTC, Rumors, Android


HTC Butterfly 3 rumored to arrive in three color options for Japan

HTC Butterfly 3 rumored to arrive in three color options for Japan

25 March, 2015 | comments (5)

HTC has been working on the Butterfly series for the select Asian markets. As per recent rumors, the next generation handset Butterfly 3 is expected to debut in Japan. The dates are not confirmed but expectations are for the handset to show up in...

Tags: HTC, Rumors, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for AT&T gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 for AT&T gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

24 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 for AT&T isn’t alone in getting Android Lollipop today. The carrier version of the phablet’s predecessor, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 also began receiving Android 5.0. With a size of 1.2GB, the Android 5.0 update for Galaxy...


U.S. Cellular will begin selling LG G Flex 2 on March 26

U.S. Cellular will begin selling LG G Flex 2 on March 26

24 March, 2015 | comments (2)

U.S. Cellular announced that it will begin offering LG G Flex 2 later this week, on March 26. The Korean manufacturer’s self-healing phablet is already available to order from Sprint in the United States. The carrier will ask $149.99 for the...

Tags: LG, Android


AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 receives Lollipop update

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 receives Lollipop update

24 March, 2015 | comments (48)

Following a few previous rollouts across the world, AT&T's version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now in the process of receiving its update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The carrier has posted the relevant documentation on its website, and the...


Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 gets update with new KNOX, mute

Samsung I9500 Galaxy S4 gets update with new KNOX, mute

24 March, 2015 | comments (60)

The Samsung I9500 Galaxy S5 received Android 5.0 Lollipop early this year, a hefty 1.05GB update. Now it's receiving a smaller update, which keeps the Android version at 5.0.1, but Samsung KNOX goes from version 1.0 to v2.0. Another change is...