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Nokia working on a phablet, 41MP Lumia and an updated 920?

Nokia working on a phablet, 41MP Lumia and an updated 920?

18 April, 2013 | comments (116)

Nokia has covered the entire range with its Windows Phone-powered Lumias – from entry level to high-end. Now, The Financial Times says the Finnish company is looking to expand beyond the phone market with a phablet. FT sources claim the Nokia...


Dual-SIM Micromax Canvas A111 leaks online, pricing unknown

Dual-SIM Micromax Canvas A111 leaks online, pricing unknown

18 April, 2013 | comments (24)

Micromax, the Indian brand best known for its cheap, but powerful A116 Canvas HD smartphone, has just had its latest mid-range Canvas A111 handset leaked. In a series of tweets, Twitter user MMXNewscaster has showcased the Canvas A111 from the...


Firefox OS Keon and Peak get priced, €91 and €149 respectively

Firefox OS Keon and Peak get priced, €91 and €149 respectively

18 April, 2013 | comments (26)

GeeksPhone Keon and Peak, the first generation smartphones that runs on the HTML 5-based Firefox OS were announced a while back and the company has now revealed info on the availability and the pricing of the smartphone. GeeksPhone has...


ZTE N988 is a 5.7

ZTE N988 is a 5.7" Jelly Bean droid possibly powered by Tegra 4

18 April, 2013 | comments (9)

ZTE is looking to expand its portfolio with a new huge device, according to a leaked image from China. Codenamed N988 the smartphone is said to be running on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, has a mammoth-sized 5.7" display of 1280 x 720 pixel resolution,...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


Nokia Q1 report: 5.6 million Lumias sold, €150 million loss

Nokia Q1 report: 5.6 million Lumias sold, €150 million loss

18 April, 2013 | comments (106)

Nokia has just released its financial report for Q1 2013, and things aren't as rosy as the Finns might have hoped for. Despite making €5.9 billion in net sales, the company Nokia Group still reported a loss of €150 million. On the brighter...


Pantech Vega Iron goes official with 5-inch 720p display

Pantech Vega Iron goes official with 5-inch 720p display

18 April, 2013 | comments (45)

Pantech has officially announced its Vega Iron smartphone with 5" 720p display in South Korea. The latest addition to the 5" club will be available from KT, LG U+ and SK Telecom in the upcoming days and unfortunately, there is no official...

Tags: Pantech, Android


Samsung Galaxy S4 mini user agent profile confirms qHD screen

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini user agent profile confirms qHD screen

18 April, 2013 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini has been tentatively confirmed by two official sources – Samsung SVP Lee Keon Hyok and Samsung’s support page. We can add one more to the list, the User Agent profile. The profile confirms the qHD (540 x 960 pixels)...


Samsung's operating profit expected to reach $9 billion in Q2

Samsung's operating profit expected to reach $9 billion in Q2

18 April, 2013 | comments (29)

Samsung is having a golden run in the market and it looks like the company is all set to extend its run at the top. Samsung, the makers of smartphones, tablet, memory chips and flat-panel TV's, is expected to achieve a record 10 trillion won (about...

Tags: Samsung


Nokia Lumia 'Catwalk' with aluminum body leaks

Nokia Lumia 'Catwalk' with aluminum body leaks

18 April, 2013 | comments (63)

We have heard rumors in the past of Nokia working on a successor to the Lumia 920 with an aluminum body. The Lumia 928, as it turned out, however, did not actually have an aluminum body, at least according to the leaked image. But it seems there is...


Huawei Ascend Mate to hit Oz on April 20 for AU$429

Huawei Ascend Mate to hit Oz on April 20 for AU$429

17 April, 2013 | comments (11)

Huawei announced its Ascend Mate phablet at this year's Consumer Electronic Show, but the device is only now starting to make its way to stores around the globe. The device will go on sale in Australia, starting from April 20. Huawei Ascend...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Samsung allegedly working on a 10-inch tablet with 299ppi display

Samsung allegedly working on a 10-inch tablet with 299ppi display

17 April, 2013 | comments (40)

Samsung is allegedly working on a 10" tablet, which has been codenamed Roma. If latest rumors are to be trusted, the Samsung Roma will essentially be a TouchWiz version of the Nexus 10. The slate is said to come out with microSD card slot for memory...


Samsung details Galaxy S4 US availability: 14 retailers to get it

Samsung details Galaxy S4 US availability: 14 retailers to get it

17 April, 2013 | comments (33)

Samsung has announced 14 stateside-based partners which will get the Galaxy S4 in the next couple of weeks. The list includes seven carriers and seven retailers. The seven carriers to offer Samsung's latest and greatest smartphone are AT&T,...


A leaked Samsung prototype does not hint at a new design language

A leaked Samsung prototype does not hint at a new design language

17 April, 2013 | comments (70)

The leak of the day comes courtesy of popular Twitter channel evleaks, which has gained a serious reputation for its reliable photo leaks in the past. This time, however, even the author behind the account is not sure about what the image means...


Sony Xperia SP and Xperia L go on pre-order across Europe

Sony Xperia SP and Xperia L go on pre-order across Europe

17 April, 2013 | comments (30)

Sony’s mid-ranger with aluminum charm is up for pre-order in several countries from a variety of stores. The other recently announced model, the Sony Xperia L has made its way to some stores too. Here are the ones we managed to curate: Sony...

Tags: Sony, Android


LG press invites hint at a new device unveil on May 1

LG press invites hint at a new device unveil on May 1

17 April, 2013 | comments (57)

LG has put out a press invite for an upcoming product unveiling in New York City on May 1. The event features the heading "share the genius," and as is usually the case with announcement events from major manufacturers, cryptically urges us...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


HTC 606w with UltraPixel camera gets certification in China

HTC 606w with UltraPixel camera gets certification in China

17 April, 2013 | comments (28)

The rumor mill has been expecting an UltraPixel-packing mid-ranger, dubbed HTC M4, and an approval from the Telecommunication Equipment Certification Centre in China confirms its existence. It looks similar to the HTC One with two speakers on the...

Tags: HTC, Android


Android activations reach 1.5 million per day

Android activations reach 1.5 million per day

17 April, 2013 | comments (35)

Android activation figures are some of Google's favorite numbers and something they never forgets to mention at any event. Last time we heard about it, the company was doing 1.4 million activations, which was just last month. Now, Eric...

Tags: Google, Android


Jelly Bean updates for Xperia S and Galaxy Note coming in May

Jelly Bean updates for Xperia S and Galaxy Note coming in May

16 April, 2013 | comments (143)

Sony didn't keep its promise to deliver the Xperia S Jelly Bean update by the end of March and understandably angered quite a few users. According to a leaked update roadmap for the French carrier SFR, the Xperia S update will finally launch in...

Tags: Sony, Samsung, Android


Analysts estimate Sony sold 4.6 million Xperia Z phones in 40 days

Analysts estimate Sony sold 4.6 million Xperia Z phones in 40 days

16 April, 2013 | comments (191)

The Sony Xperia Z got the jump on other 1080p flagships and it’s paying off handsomely. The water-resistant phone was announced and went on sale before its chief competition and analysts are estimating Sony has sold 4.6 million units sold in 40...

Tags: Sony, Android


Next Apple iPhone will reportedly feature a 12MP camera

Next Apple iPhone will reportedly feature a 12MP camera

16 April, 2013 | comments (185)

The anticipated next iPhone, although itself still not fully emigrated from rumorland, is expected to feature an improved camera sensor compared to the one found on the current Apple flagship. The iPhone 5 features an 8MP camera sensor with an...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors