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Gigabyte introduces three new Android smartphones

Gigabyte introduces three new Android smartphones

28 January, 2015 | comments (6)

Gigabyte announced today a trio of new Android smartphones which cover the high-end, mid-range and entry-level market segments. They're the GSmart Guru GX, GSmart Mika MX and GSmart Roma RX, but let's kick things off with the GSmart Guru GX, the...

Tags: Gigabyte, Android


Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

Asus Zenfone 2 to hit Malaysia as early Q2 2015

28 January, 2015 | comments (50)

The good news from Malaysia just keeps on coming. Yesterday we reported that Asus is releasing a new entry-level addition to its lineup - the Zenfone C. Now new information from the Taiwanese company states that the Asus Zenfone 2 could be available...

Tags: Asus, Android, Rumors


HTC launches Desire 526G+ dual sim in India

HTC launches Desire 526G+ dual sim in India

28 January, 2015 | comments (25)

HTC has launched a new budget phone in India. The Desire 526G+ has a 4.7-inch qHD display, octa-core 1.7GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8/16GB internal memory with microSD card slot, 8 megapixel rear camera with 1080p video, 2 megapixel front camera with...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

28 January, 2015 | comments (107)

The HTC One (M8) is taking the Android 5.0 Lollipop update around the world and today it has disembarked on the Old Continent. The news comes from Senior Global Online Communications Manager, Jeff Gordon, who posted it on Twitter. Updates from...


EXCLUSIVE: Samsung J1 photos and specs leak

EXCLUSIVE: Samsung J1 photos and specs leak

28 January, 2015 | comments (33)

Just as revealed earlier, Samsung is preparing to introduce a new entry-level family of smartphones and its first member is the Galaxy J1. We've been tipped the full list of specifications as well as a photo of the phone. For the most part, they...


Alleged Galaxy S6 case shows the flash and HR sensor have moved

Alleged Galaxy S6 case shows the flash and HR sensor have moved

28 January, 2015 | comments (25)

Where there's smoke, there's fire and where there's an unannounced phone there's a case maker to leak it. The Galaxy S6 rumors are building up, getting more frequent and more detailed as the MWC nears, and a lot of them are about its...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Lollipop update in Russia

28 January, 2015 | comments (41)

Android 5.0 is slowly making its way to more devices. So slowly, in fact, that as of January 5 it didn't even get its slice in the pie chart of the operating system's distribution. However, for the lucky owners of a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Russia,...

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5-inch Meizu m1 goes official with capable hardware for $110

5-inch Meizu m1 goes official with capable hardware for $110

28 January, 2015 | comments (23)

Just as promised today, at the "connected" event, Meizu announced the latest addition to its smartphone lineup - the Meizu m1. The budget-friendly device is Meisu's answer to the Xiaomi Redmi 2, which recently received a hardware update with 2GB of...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Xiaomi launched the Mi 4 in India for $325

Xiaomi launched the Mi 4 in India for $325

28 January, 2015 | comments (126)

Xiaomi has finally launched the Mi 4 smartphone in India. The phone is priced at Rs. 19,999 ($320) and will be available starting February 10 through Flipkart. The phone will only be available in white with 16GB memory and no LTE...

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HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

27 January, 2015 | comments (51)

More and more things about the upcoming HTC One (M9), codenamed Hima, are starting to leak. This time around we're hearing that despite what some previously leaked pictures have shown us, the device won't be almost identical in terms of design to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


New Sony  flagship to skip MWC 2015

New Sony flagship to skip MWC 2015

27 January, 2015 | comments (28)

With MWC 2015 just over a month away the hype is naturally growing around new device announcements and primarily flagship smartphones. And while chances are high that we will be seeing the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M9, recent rumors...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung may be working on advanced case for Galaxy S6

Samsung may be working on advanced case for Galaxy S6

27 January, 2015 | comments (24)

There's a whole flock of rumors surrounding the Samsung Galaxy S6 and they don't always agree. Earlier we heard that Samsung is likely to seal the battery with a non-removable glass cover, but now info from Poland comes that the company will do...


HTC Desire 826 goes on sale this Thursday in China

HTC Desire 826 goes on sale this Thursday in China

27 January, 2015 | comments (7)

At CES early this year HTC unveiled a successor to the Desire 820. The new phone – HTC Desire 826 – will go on sale in China this Thursday (January 29) at CNY 2,300 ($370/€325) for the 16GB version and CNY 2,500 ($400/€350) for the 32GB one. The...

Tags: HTC, Android, Dual SIM


Asus ZenFone C phone announced in Malaysia

Asus ZenFone C phone announced in Malaysia

27 January, 2015 | comments (8)

Today Asus announced the latest addition to the ZenFone lineup - the ZenFone C. It is an entry-level device that the Taiwanese manufacturer has created as a replacement for the ZenFone 4. The full specs sheet for the device already surfaced online...

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Initial Xiaomi Mi Note batch sold out in 3 minutes

Initial Xiaomi Mi Note batch sold out in 3 minutes

27 January, 2015 | comments (8)

The Xiaomi Note and Xiaomi Mi Note Pro were announced two weeks ago. The Pro flavor is expected to go on sale in March, while the regular Mi Note unit was released today in China. The first batch of Mi Note phablets was depleted in just three...

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Xiaomi Redmi 2 officially updated with 2GB RAM, 16GB storage

Xiaomi Redmi 2 officially updated with 2GB RAM, 16GB storage

27 January, 2015 | comments (21)

The Xiaomi Redmi 2 was one of the first phones to launch this year, a successor to the popular and highly affordable Redmi 1S. The upgrades weren’t huge, the new chipset was easily the most noticeable change. That left the phone with 1GB of RAM and...


GFXBench scores for upcoming Meizu m1 note mini surface

GFXBench scores for upcoming Meizu m1 note mini surface

27 January, 2015 | comments (3)

As Meizu fans surely remember the company scheduled a conference for January 28 and teased an upcoming new device announcement at the venue. From what we have gathered so far the Chinese manufacturer will probably unveil the Meizu M1 Note Mini, a...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


HTC One M9 Plus to have MTK processor in South Asia

HTC One M9 Plus to have MTK processor in South Asia

27 January, 2015 | comments (22)

We have been hearing some rumors about a bigger phablet version of the HTC One M9, Called the M9 Plus to be launched simultaneously along with the M9 at MWC 2015. It seems, though, that there will be a variant of this phone specifically for South...

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Gold Honor 6 Plus harder to make than a gold iPhone 6, Huawei says

Gold Honor 6 Plus harder to make than a gold iPhone 6, Huawei says

27 January, 2015 | comments (12)

Over a month after launching the Honor 6 Plus smartphone in China, Huawei has launched a gold version of the device in the country. Comparing it with Apple’s gold iPhone 6 and 6 Plus smartphones, which sport white front panels, the Chinese company...

Tags: Huawei, Android


HTC One (M9) appears in Geekbench 3.0 database

HTC One (M9) appears in Geekbench 3.0 database

27 January, 2015 | comments (42)

The upcoming HTC One (M9) flagship made an appearance in the Geekbench 3.0 benchmark database. The smartphone achieved single and multi-core scores of 1232 and 3587 respectively. The device from the benchmark test unsurprisingly packs...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors