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Acer announced two new tablets with quad-core Intel Atom SoC

Acer announced two new tablets with quad-core Intel Atom SoC

24 April, 2015 | comments (10)

Yesterday Acer unveiled a wide array of new products at a press conference in New York. Among these were two new tablets - Acer Iconia One 8 (B1-820) and the Iconia Tab 10 (A3-A30). The company also teased a third slate - the gaming-centr Acer...

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Acer to launch tri-SIM Liquid X2 in the US this May

Acer to launch tri-SIM Liquid X2 in the US this May

24 April, 2015 | comments (18)

While you can buy Acer computers in the US you have to import its smartphones. This will end in May when the company will launch the Acer Liquid X2. It's a 5.5" phablet with three SIM slots. Three SIM phones are pretty rare, but even dual-SIMs are...

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New LG G4 teasers show more on Quantum IPS display, f/1.8 camera

New LG G4 teasers show more on Quantum IPS display, f/1.8 camera

24 April, 2015 | comments (69)

LG has been sharing videos and information about the upcoming flagship G4 legitimately. Lately, we also reported that there will be a dual-SIM version of the G4. Today, LG has shared two teaser videos basically showing how the key components were...

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Huawei's P8 smartphone sells out at launch

Huawei's P8 smartphone sells out at launch

24 April, 2015 | comments (32)

Huawei's P8 smartphone, which was announced by the company last week, has sold out on its first day of release - the device was launched yesterday in China, where it was made available through the company's online shop Vmall for a price tag of 3,588...

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Lenovo unveils K80, a phone with 4GB RAM and 4,000 mAh battery

Lenovo unveils K80, a phone with 4GB RAM and 4,000 mAh battery

24 April, 2015 | comments (57)

Just a few months after Asus announced the ZenFone 2, the world's first smartphone with 4GB RAM, Lenovo has also unveiled a handset with 4 GB of random-access memory. It's worth mentioning that Xiaomi's Mi Note Pro also comes with 4GB...

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Samsung pushes Lollipop update to the Galaxy Tab S 8.4

Samsung pushes Lollipop update to the Galaxy Tab S 8.4

23 April, 2015 | comments (20)

The update to Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 has been out for a while now, for both the Wi-Fi-only and LTE-capable iterations of that tablet. So it's only natural that Samsung starts pushing the new software to the smaller member of...


EE's Harrier line launches with two affordable smartphones

EE's Harrier line launches with two affordable smartphones

23 April, 2015 | comments (6)

UK operator EE has announced two new own-brand smartphones today. They are the Harrier and the Harrier Mini, continuing EE's habit of naming mobile devices after birds. The Harrier comes with a 5.2-inch 1080p touchscreen, a 13 MP rear camera with...

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LG G4 said to be costlier than Samsung's Galaxy S6

LG G4 said to be costlier than Samsung's Galaxy S6

23 April, 2015 | comments (161)

While we already have a pretty good idea of what to expect from the LG's upcoming flagship smartphone, the G4, it wasn't yet clear how much it will cost, but that was until now. According to an LG official quoted by ETnews, the device will be...

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Samsung begins updating Galaxy A3 with Android Lollipop

Samsung begins updating Galaxy A3 with Android Lollipop

23 April, 2015 | comments (37)

Samsung is now seeding yet another Android Lollipop firmware update - this time around the Galaxy A3 is the lucky smartphone. Samsung previously announced the entire Galaxy A series will be treated to Lollipop, so we expect the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy...


Asus launches ZenFone 2 starting $206 in India

Asus launches ZenFone 2 starting $206 in India

23 April, 2015 | comments (48)

After several teasers, Asus has formally introduced the ZenFone 2 in India with four variants. The new ZenFone 2 variants will be available for pre-order from Flipkart. Asus has skipped the ZenFone 2 ZE500CL model for now and went ahead with...


Lenovo A5000 quietly makes its way to India for $162

Lenovo A5000 quietly makes its way to India for $162

23 April, 2015 | comments (8)

The competition in the sub-$160 smartphone is really intense and hot. Lenovo is one of the companies aiming to gain ground in that segment, launch a host of models there. After introducing Lenovo A6000, A6000 Plus, and A7000, the company is soon...

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LG G4 dual-SIM version leaks, with extra details and images

LG G4 dual-SIM version leaks, with extra details and images

23 April, 2015 | comments (47)

A treasure chest of info on the LG G4 has emerged and it shows a dual-SIM version of the phone, details its dimensions, screen and battery with plenty of pictures. One live photo of the phone shows a SIM switch button in the lower right section...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


The Xiaomi Mi 4i goes official with 5

The Xiaomi Mi 4i goes official with 5" 1080p screen, 13MP camera

23 April, 2015 | comments (140)

Just moments Xiaomi's latest handset was made official at a dedicated event in New Delhi. Just as expected, the Xiaomi Mi 4i is a more-affordable alternative to the Xiaomi Mi 4 and comes with a polycarbonate unibody. The Snapdragon 801 has...

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Watch the Xiaomi Mi 4i get unveiled live

Watch the Xiaomi Mi 4i get unveiled live

23 April, 2015 | comments (28)

Xiaomi is prepping backstage in New Delhi for the Mi 4i event, which starts at 4PM local time or in about an hour. The Xiaomi Mi 4 was unveiled in July last year and boasted flagship specs for the time. From what we've seen from leaks the new Xiaomi...

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OnePlus One resumes Lollipop  update, OK OnePlus in tow

OnePlus One resumes Lollipop update, OK OnePlus in tow

23 April, 2015 | comments (68)

OnePlus has started seeding a new update for the OnePlus One smartphones as promised by the co-founder, Carl Pei. The new Cyanogen OS 12 update is being made available to all supporting countries. The new Cyanogen OS 12 update with build...

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Asus reportedly expecting to ship 30 million ZenFone units this year

Asus reportedly expecting to ship 30 million ZenFone units this year

23 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Asus has revised its smartphone shipment forecast for the ongoing year, with the company now expecting to ship 30 million units of its ZenFone-series smartphones, up from 25 million it was aiming earlier, according to a Digitimes...

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Bezelless Oppo R7 and R7 Plus might be unveiled on May 20

Bezelless Oppo R7 and R7 Plus might be unveiled on May 20

22 April, 2015 | comments (10)

The upcoming Oppo R7 has been leaking a lot lately, as it's apparently going to feature a pretty unique 'bezelless' touchscreen. Unique, that is, if you don't count the also oft-leaked ZTE Nubia Z9, which will supposedly use a display with minimal...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 now receiving Lollipop

Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 now receiving Lollipop

22 April, 2015 | comments (127)

Two additional Sony devices are jumping on the Lollipop train starting today: the Xperia T2 Ultra and the Xperia C3. These follow in the footsteps of three generations of Xperia Z flagships, which are already running Android 5.0. The update...


Lenovo A5000 with 5

Lenovo A5000 with 5" HD display launched in Russia for $227

22 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Lenovo has introduced a new affordable smartphone A5000 in Russia for RUB 12,000 ($227). Spotted earlier in February, the Lenovo A5000 brings a massive 4000 mAh battery as its key selling point. The smartphone runs Android 4.4 Kitkat and may get the...

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100,000 Lenovo A6000 Plus units to be available in first flash sale

100,000 Lenovo A6000 Plus units to be available in first flash sale

22 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Lenovo has announced that 100,000 units of the A6000 Plus smartphone, which launched in India late last week, will be available in the first flash sale on Flipkart on April 28 . "Considering the A6000 sold out 300,000 units faster than...

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