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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy A3 visits the FCC sans 4G LTE

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy A3 visits the FCC sans 4G LTE

21 October, 2014 | comments (6)

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy A3, A5, and A7 smartphones have so far been leaked a lot. That said, none of them has gotten official yet, so to get information about these handsets we have to look to other sources. Take the FCC for example. The US...

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Samsung unveils Galaxy S5 Plus with Snapdragon 805

Samsung unveils Galaxy S5 Plus with Snapdragon 805

21 October, 2014 | comments (69)

With a quiet whisper Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5 Plus – a Snapdragon 805 version of the company's 2014 flagship. This is the small late season upgrade, similar to the Galaxy S4 LTE-A that launched late last year. Just like its predecessor the new...

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Meizu MX4 gets a gold version, pre-orders start tomorrow

Meizu MX4 gets a gold version, pre-orders start tomorrow

21 October, 2014 | comments (8)

Looking to get an MX4 with a touch of extra bling? Meizu has you covered as the company has just announced a gold version of its latest flagship. The new variant was announced at a Flyme + YunOS presentation held in China today and pre-orders will...

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Latest Oppo N3 teaser confirms fingerprint scanner

Latest Oppo N3 teaser confirms fingerprint scanner

21 October, 2014 | comments (9)

Oppo keeps its N3 teaser campaign going and the latest image it has shared once again is once again about the rotating camera of its upcoming phablet. And while the precision optics are clearly the focal point, the most interesting bit is a bit...

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LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

21 October, 2014 | comments (20)

LG's in-house chipset codenamed Odin has been in Rurmorland for two years already. As the rumors have it, the Odin smartphone was delayed numerous times due to overheating issues and production hiccups. According to the latest report though those...

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Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

20 October, 2014 | comments (10)

The LG G2 that's been sold by Sprint in the United States is now in the process of getting a new software update. This won't change the Android version the G2 is running, or anything like that. What it will do, though, according to the official...


Nexus 6 pre-orders confirmed to start on October 29

Nexus 6 pre-orders confirmed to start on October 29

20 October, 2014 | comments (43)

Google and Motorola unveiled the Nexus 6 phablet last week. During the blog post announcement, we were told that pre-orders for the device would start on October 29. And this date has just been confirmed by none other than the phone's listing in...


OnePlus One pre-orders go live for one hour on October 27

OnePlus One pre-orders go live for one hour on October 27

20 October, 2014 | comments (29)

OnePlus announced its upcoming pre-order system for the One last month, when it only said it would roll out in October. And today the Chinese company has followed up with an actual date and time at which you'll be able to pre-order its first...

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