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Xperia Tablet S sales suspended due to manufacturing issues

Xperia Tablet S sales suspended due to manufacturing issues

05 October, 2012 | comments (70)

Sony made a tough decision to suspend the Xperia Tablet S sales because of a manufacturing issue resulting in gaps between the screen and the panel. This causes problems with the splash resistance and the Tablet S will get soaked...


Report of LG-made Nexus phone point to an Optimus G-based droid

Report of LG-made Nexus phone point to an Optimus G-based droid

05 October, 2012 | comments (80)

So, the rumor mill has been abuzz that the LG Optimus G (the Snapdragon S4 Pro powerhouse) will be used as base for the next Google Nexus Phone. A tipster has contacted AndroidAndMe to give it a first hand account of what the LG-made Nexus is...


Samsung outs Q3 2012 earning guidance, expects another record

Samsung outs Q3 2012 earning guidance, expects another record

05 October, 2012 | comments (53)

Today Samsung announced its earning guidance for Q3 2012 and expects yet another record breaking quarter (fourth in a row). According to the preliminary report, the company is expecting an achieve an operating profit of $7.28 billion. In...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


Vertu announces the Constellation Blue and Constellation Quest Blue

Vertu announces the Constellation Blue and Constellation Quest Blue

05 October, 2012 | comments (40)

Vertu, in collaboration with Italia Independent, has announced two new phones, the Constellation Blue with a touchscreen and the Constellation Quest Blue with a QWERTY keypad. As is usual for Vertu phones, both the devices are hand made and...


ASUS VivoTab RT for AT&T goes official with Windows 8

ASUS VivoTab RT for AT&T goes official with Windows 8

04 October, 2012 | comments (18)

Alongside the 11.6" Samsung slate we just told you about, AT&T announced the upcoming ASUS VivoTab RT Windows 8 tablet with LTE connectivity. Like the HTC One X+ for the US carrier, the ASUS offering will bring NVIDIA silicon and 4G LTE under the...


AT&T unveils Samsung ATIV Smart PC with 11.6

AT&T unveils Samsung ATIV Smart PC with 11.6" display

04 October, 2012 | comments (21)

AT&T added the Samsung ATIV Smart PC to its lineup of 4G tablets. The Windows 8 slate features an imposing 11.6" display, which makes it one of the most formidable around. Samsung ATIV Smart PC official photo The Samsung ATIV Smart PC is...


AT&T is the first US carrier to offer the Samsung Galaxy Camera

AT&T is the first US carrier to offer the Samsung Galaxy Camera

04 October, 2012 | comments (64)

AT&T Wireless announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy Camera today. As you probably know by now, the device is a marriage of a point and shoot camera and an Android smartphone. Samsung Galaxy Camera for AT&T official...


Microsoft to hold a Windows Phone 8 event on October 29

Microsoft to hold a Windows Phone 8 event on October 29

04 October, 2012 | comments (52)

With its Windows 8 and Surface tablet launch event detailed, Microsoft has spilled the beans on its Windows Phone 8 launch event as well. Taking place in San Francisco on October 29 at 10:00 AM, the event will give us the long-awaited details...


Google to cut even more jobs at Motorola Mobility

Google to cut even more jobs at Motorola Mobility

04 October, 2012 | comments (48)

Google continues the plan to bring its newly acquired Motorola Mobility back to profitability by optimizing the way the company operates. Unfortunately, for the Motorola employees, who still haven't been given the boot, Google plans to continue with...

Tags: Motorola, Google, Misc


AT&T to get US dibs on Lumia 920 and 820 in November

AT&T to get US dibs on Lumia 920 and 820 in November

04 October, 2012 | comments (88)

AT&T will be the US carrier to go to this holiday season if you are after Nokia's latest Windows Phone 8 smartphones. With AT&T the Nokia Lumia 920 will be available in various colors including cyan, yellow, red, white and black. As far as we...


HTC One X+ goes on pre-order in the UK, to arrive in late October

HTC One X+ goes on pre-order in the UK, to arrive in late October

04 October, 2012 | comments (24)

The HTC One X+ went official a couple of days ago and the first pricing and launch info for the UK is in - Clove announced it is taking pre-orders for the flagship smartphone and that they expect to have it in stock near the end of October. Their...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Windows Phone 8X Three UK PAYG pricing  set at 350

HTC Windows Phone 8X Three UK PAYG pricing set at 350

04 October, 2012 | comments (27)

Shortly after the HTC Windows Phone 8X announcement we learned that the SIM-free version of the device might cost a rather hefty 399. It turns out that wasn't entirely accurate as Three UK, will be selling the smartphone off-contract for the easier...


T-Mobile branded LG Optimus L9 press shot emerges

T-Mobile branded LG Optimus L9 press shot emerges

03 October, 2012 | comments (14)

With its more powerful relative's availability confirmed in the United States, LG's mid-range Optimus L9 has emerged in a press image, sporting T-Mobile US livery. Both LG and T-Mobile are yet to officially announce availability of the handset....


AT&T and Sprint add LG Optimus G to their smartphone lineup

AT&T and Sprint add LG Optimus G to their smartphone lineup

03 October, 2012 | comments (16)

AT&T and Sprint Wireless will offer the LG Optimus G in the United States. AT&T will be selling the 8MP version of the smartphone, while Sprint will entice you with a 13MP snapper on the back of the Android powerhouse. Of course, both versions of...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Carphone inventory reveals a Galaxy Nexus 2 and 32GB Nexus 7

Carphone inventory reveals a Galaxy Nexus 2 and 32GB Nexus 7

03 October, 2012 | comments (32)

Rumors about a Galaxy Nexus 2 have been the talk of the town lately and CarPhone Warehouse employees must be curious as ourselves. The following shot from the inventory system of the British retailer show us what might be an accessory for a...

Tags: Nexus, Rumors


Nokia Belle FP2 update pulled, users report issues

Nokia Belle FP2 update pulled, users report issues

03 October, 2012 | comments (92)

Yesterday, Nokia started the rollout of the Belle FP2 update for the last crop of Nokia OS (formerly Symbian) phones including the 603, 700, 701 and 808 PureView (with the PureView getting extra imaging and gallery features). Shortly after, though,...


Nokia Lumia 510 pictured, pricing and specs confirmed

Nokia Lumia 510 pictured, pricing and specs confirmed

03 October, 2012 | comments (105)

We first heard about the Lumia 510 last month, in a leak that revealed that the low-end smartphone would sport a 4-inch display, have 4 GB of internal memory, and run on just 256 MB of RAM. Those specs have just been confirmed by our own...


AT&T will offer HTC One X+ and One VX in the near future

AT&T will offer HTC One X+ and One VX in the near future

02 October, 2012 | comments (13)

Shortly after the international HTC One X+ broke cover, AT&T Wireless announced that it will offer the Taiwanese powerhouse in the United States in the "coming months." The LTE flavored top dog will be joined by the HTC One VX mid-ranger. The HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


BlackBerry 10 Aristo specifications leak, get us excited

BlackBerry 10 Aristo specifications leak, get us excited

02 October, 2012 | comments (138)

The BlackBerry 10 OS launch is fast approaching and we already got to learn the specs of RIM's upcoming BlackBerry L-Series phone. Turns out, there's a much more interesting device in the pipeline dubbed the BlackBerry 10 Aristo. Revealed in a...


HTC One X and One S to get Jelly Bean this month

HTC One X and One S to get Jelly Bean this month

02 October, 2012 | comments (71)

After announcing the Jelly Bean-running One X+, HTC confirmed that the One X and the One S will be getting their due Jelly Bean serving in the following weeks. The updates will start rolling out before October ends. In addition to the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI