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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 stars in very short hands-on video

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 stars in very short hands-on video

29 August, 2014 | comments (68)

The rumor mill sees Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 teaser videos and raises a short hands-on video. The video comes from Vietnam and features the phablet in a dummy box that conceals its design. To the right of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is an S Pen...


Mysterious Motorola phone passes through FCC, could be the X+1

Mysterious Motorola phone passes through FCC, could be the X+1

29 August, 2014 | comments (16)

An unidentified Motorola device passed through the FCC yesterday. Not much is known about the device, except its dimensions, which measure around 140mm for the height and 72.6mm for the width. Considering the dimensions of the device and the...


Google Nexus 9 blasts through AnTuTu with LTE on board

Google Nexus 9 blasts through AnTuTu with LTE on board

28 August, 2014 | comments (63)

A couple of days after allowing us to catch a glimpse of its specs in CPU-Z, the yet to be announced Nexus 9 tablet showed up in the AnTuTu benchmark database. The HTC-made Android 5.0 tablet posted the impressive score of 45,923 in the popular...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Xiaomi launches  Redmi 1S India sales with 40K units

Xiaomi launches Redmi 1S India sales with 40K units

28 August, 2014 | comments (60)

Xiaomi is set to unleash the Redmi 1S on September 2 in India. The company is continuing its partnership with online retailer Flipkart and now we learn that there will be 40,000 units available from the first day. That's not that many considering...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

28 August, 2014 | comments (58)

Sony put out a teaser video that proclaims "The time to Demand Great is coming." The video features a stylized flip clock that reveals four clues, which we've combined into the image below. The last one is easy enough – September 3 is when the...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

28 August, 2014 | comments (40)

Huawei is still only giving us teasing glances at the new Ascend Mate 7 but we have leaked photos of the upcoming phablet to gawk at. The latest batch featrues "in the wild" photos rather than the photos taken by TENAA during the certification...


Lenovo X2 makes an appearance at TENAA ahead of IFA 2014

Lenovo X2 makes an appearance at TENAA ahead of IFA 2014

28 August, 2014 | comments (22)

An unannounced upper mid-range Android smartphone from Lenovo has appeared on the Chinese TENAA website. Dubbed the X2, the smartphone has passed certification in the country and has revealed a decent sounding specs sheet in the process. The...


Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

27 August, 2014 | comments (20)

Once again, Sony accidentally dropped the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name. This time around, the upcoming device’s moniker appeared on the official product page of Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name popped up in the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LG G Watch R gets unveiled with round P-OLED display

LG G Watch R gets unveiled with round P-OLED display

27 August, 2014 | comments (64)

After teasing it a couple of times, LG took the wraps off the decidedly premium G Watch R. The Android Wear device will be showcased at the company’s booth during the upcoming IFA convention in Berlin. The main feature of the LG G Watch is...

Tags: LG, Android


Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

27 August, 2014 | comments (48)

The official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper made the rounds online. The colorful image confirms the QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) resolution of the upcoming phablet’s display. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 official wallpaper (click to view in full...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

27 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Yesterday, a Huawei executive confirmed the existence of the Ascend P7 sporting a sapphire display. He even showcased it during an interview. Today, the company's PR team was quick to follow on that action and make the smartphone official. Well,...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

27 August, 2014 | comments (9)

Archos put out one its traditional "here's what we'll announce" announcements. It details three phones, two tablets and additional gadgets that will be shown at IFA at the start of next month. Details for the first two Android phones are available...


LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7

LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7" phablet with LTE-A, laser focus

27 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The US-bound LG G Vista is going to Asia as the LG Gx2. It's a 5.7" phablet that replaces last year's LG Gx but with less impressive specs. The screen is an IPS LCD with 720p resolution and the processor is a 1.2GHz quad-core (most likely a...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 preview surfaces

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 preview surfaces

27 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, the latest iteration in the company's Mega phablet lineup, has shown up across various Asian tech sites after being quietly launched in various Asian markets like Malaysia last week. A preview of the device has surfaced on...

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LG teases G Watch R in an image on Facebook

LG teases G Watch R in an image on Facebook

27 August, 2014 | comments (4)

We have gotten a sneak peek at LG's upcoming Android Wear smartwatch, apparently known as the G Watch R. The video LG released earlier didn't really show much, other than brag about the fact that it will have a full circle display (unlike the...

Tags: LG, Android


CPU-Z confirms 64-bit Tegra K1 SoC for Nexus 9

CPU-Z confirms 64-bit Tegra K1 SoC for Nexus 9

26 August, 2014 | comments (39)

While we've been waiting for HTC and Google to announce an 8.9" Nexus tablet we've been treated to more than one leak about the coveted Nexus 9. The latest one is from hardware-assessing app CPU-Z, which confirms the SoC in charge of the tablet is...


HTC Desire 510 goes official with mid-range specs and LTE

HTC Desire 510 goes official with mid-range specs and LTE

26 August, 2014 | comments (22)

HTC announced the Desire 510 smartphone. The newcomer combines mid-range specs and LTE connectivity. HTC Desire 510 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU and Adreno 306 GPU. That's the first 64-bit...

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Two more Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teasers are now out

Two more Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teasers are now out

26 August, 2014 | comments (57)

Samsung released two more Galaxy Note 4 teaser videos. The phablet is set to debut in less than two weeks, on September 3. The new videos feature the same “Ready to note?” theme like the previous two, but focus on long-time Samsung Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Android


IUNI U3 packs 5.5” QHD display, high-end specs, and $325 price tag

IUNI U3 packs 5.5” QHD display, high-end specs, and $325 price tag

26 August, 2014 | comments (43)

The Gionee spinoff manufacturer IUNI took the wraps of the premium, yet highly affordable U3. The handset packs a flagship worthy spec sheet, coupled with the barely believable price tag of CNY 2,000 (around $325). IUNI U3 features a 5.5” QHD...

Tags: IUNI, Android


Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

26 August, 2014 | comments (84)

The yet to be revealed Sony Xperia Z3 got fully disassembled before its official announcement. Sony’s next flagship is going to debut at the manufacturer’s IFA press conference next week, on September 3. The images of the devices teardown...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors