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Purported live photos of Apple iPhone 6 casing make the rounds

Purported live photos of Apple iPhone 6 casing make the rounds

12 February, 2014 | comments (73)

Live photos showing the alleged casing of the upcoming Apple iPhone 6 made the rounds on the web. The images give us a possible glimpse of Apple’s much awaited large-screen iPhone model. iPhone 6 alleged casing (click to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Alleged LG G2 mini specs make an appearance on Twitter

Alleged LG G2 mini specs make an appearance on Twitter

12 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Shortly after the teaser for the upcoming LG G2 mini emerged, its alleged specs made the rounds on Twitter. The mini version of the LG G2 will go official in less than two weeks, on February 24. The LG G2 mini is tipped to feature Qualcomm...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless finally goes official

12 February, 2014 | comments (30)

After leaving nothing to imagination thanks to numerous leaks, Nokia finally took the wraps off the Lumia Icon for Verizon Wireless. The LTE device with Windows Phone 8 will be available in the carrier’s retail stores on February 20 for $199.99 with...


Nokia to release Lumia 930 and 630/635

Nokia to release Lumia 930 and 630/635

12 February, 2014 | comments (72)

According to Nextleaks (another mobile phone rumor Twitter account, a la Evleaks), Nokia is planning to release the Lumia 930, 630, and 635 smartphones. They should be officially announced at Mobile World Congress, which begins on February...


LG G2 mini coming on February 24

LG G2 mini coming on February 24

12 February, 2014 | comments (67)

LG has just published a teaser for the LG G2 mini on its official Facebook page. It even features the back of the upcoming mini version of its flagship. LG will be unveiling the G2 mini on February 24 - the first day of the Mobile World Congress...

Tags: LG, Windows Phone


Oppo Find 7 will have two versions

Oppo Find 7 will have two versions

12 February, 2014 | comments (13)

While many phone manufacturers like to keep their cards close to their chest regarding upcoming flagships, Oppo feels it should be doing the opposite. Anyway, the company has released new Find 7 teaser image on its Weibo account detailing that fans...

Tags: Oppo, Android


New live photos of HTC One successor M8 surface

New live photos of HTC One successor M8 surface

12 February, 2014 | comments (71)

HTC One's successor codenamed M8 has leaked yet again. This time around we get to see some live shots of the upcoming flagship. Just as previous leaks have suggested, the smartphone features dual-camera setup at the back with a dual-LED...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

Smartphone sales in China grow 21.9% QoQ, Samsung stays on top

12 February, 2014 | comments (46)

Digitimes has conducted its own research on the Chinese smartphone market in Q4, concluding that sales have grown 21.9% over the previous quarter. That's quite a leap, but compared to the same quarter of last year the sales are 15.9%...


Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

12 February, 2014 | comments (24)

The first official photo of the as of yet unofficial HTC Desire 8 leaked courtesy of Chinese website MyDrivers. Some of the phone's specs also surfaced hinting the upper mid-range nature of the device. The HTC Desire 8 is rumored to feature...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

Samsung Galaxy S5 screenshot reveals flat, circular icons

12 February, 2014 | comments (145)

Samsung's new tablets feature flat, circular icons in for the toggles in their notification areas, quite similar to the ones from yesterday's teaser for the Unpacked 5 event from Samsung. There was always the possibility that those are for the...


Windows Phone 8.1 emulator demoed on video

Windows Phone 8.1 emulator demoed on video

12 February, 2014 | comments (46)

The Windows Phone 8.1 leaks are intensifying - we saw a ton of screenshots but seeing the OS on video is much more revealing. It's an early emulator build but it already shows some interesting things about Microsoft's new mobile OS. First off,...


Another alleged photo of HTC M8 makes the rounds on Twitter

Another alleged photo of HTC M8 makes the rounds on Twitter

11 February, 2014 | comments (41)

Another alleged live photo of the yet to be announced HTC M8 made the rounds on Twitter. The image shows the device tucked into a protective flip case which looks a lot like the original flip cover for the HTC One. The purported photo of the HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped to come with bezel-free display

11 February, 2014 | comments (107)

According to a report by The Korea Herald citing industry sources, the Samsung Galaxy S5 will launch with a bezel-free display. The Korean giant has reportedly been working on the technology since 2012. The yet to be revealed smartphone is...


Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 hits the UK

11 February, 2014 | comments (14)

Live under the watchful glory of Her Majesty? Well if you do, you can now purchase the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro for £349. What does your hard-earned cash get you? A Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, 2GB RAM, Android 4.4 Kit Kat...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Dual-OS Geeksphone Revolution pricing and availability confirmed

Dual-OS Geeksphone Revolution pricing and availability confirmed

11 February, 2014 | comments (18)

Details on the pricing and the official availability of the recently announced, dual-OS booting Geeksphone Revolution got out. The Intel-based smartphone will be available on February 20 for €289 ($394). The device’s manufacturer has hinted...


Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus with quad-core CPU lands in China

11 February, 2014 | comments (22)

Samsung Galaxy Mega Plus quietly appeared on the manufacture’s official website in China. Sporting the model name I9152P, the dual-SIM GSM/WCDMA+ phablet is an updated version of Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 with a 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU of unknown...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

Sony Xperia SP Android 4.3 update now seeding

11 February, 2014 | comments (450)

Today Sony started seeding the Android 4.3 update for the Xperia SP. The update carries a firmware number 12.1.A.0.266 and is currently live in Australia only. Fret not, as over the coming days a wider release will be occurring. The Sony...

Tags: Sony, Android


An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

An alleged photo of the Samsung Galaxy S5 box reveals the specs

11 February, 2014 | comments (135)

The evidence that the Galaxy S5 will be unveiled at the MWC is mounting fast – now there's an alleged photo of the box the new flagship will come in. Samsung boxes feature key specs on the back and an anonymous tipster claims to have snapped a photo...


Oppo Find 7 launch date and place unveiled

Oppo Find 7 launch date and place unveiled

11 February, 2014 | comments (7)

In a series of teaser images posted in its Weibo account, Oppo officially confirmed that its Find 7 smartphone will debut on March 19 in Beijing. The images contain interesting clues as to the time and place of the event. Oppo Insider has...

Tags: Oppo, Android


ARM announces Cortex-A17 mid-range processor

ARM announces Cortex-A17 mid-range processor

11 February, 2014 | comments (21)

ARM has unveiled a new mobile processor - the Cortex-A17. It's the successor of the popular Cortex-A9 and offers 60% performance boost and supports big.LITTLE task switching. The latter will allow Cortex-A17 cores to be paired with other Cortex...

Tags: ARM, Misc