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White LG Nexus 4 spotted in the wild

White LG Nexus 4 spotted in the wild

30 January, 2013 | comments (21)

While people are still struggling to get their hands on the current, black Nexus 4, it seems LG is secretly working on a white version of the device. The above image was sent by an anonymous tipster to PhoneArena, which shows the back of this...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC to hold pre-MWC 2013 press conferences on February 19

HTC to hold pre-MWC 2013 press conferences on February 19

29 January, 2013 | comments (37)

HTC is holding a press conference on February 19, a whole week prior to the MWC 2013's kick off. The event will take place in London and will start at 10:00AM local time. Unlike Nokia, which has already confirmed its pre-MWC press event for...

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Nokia schedules its MWC press event for February 25

Nokia schedules its MWC press event for February 25

29 January, 2013 | comments (93)

Nokia has just sent out press invites for its MWC 2013 event in Barcelona scheduled for February 25. As usual when they are present at the MWC, the Finns have scheduled their press conference for the first day of the expo, Monday, at...

Tags: Nokia, MWC 2013


Quad-core Karbonn S1 Titanium launches in India, costs 150

Quad-core Karbonn S1 Titanium launches in India, costs 150

29 January, 2013 | comments (73)

Karbonn S1 Titanium has gone official in India. Its a quad-core smartphone running on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The S1 Titanium is powered by a quad-core 1.2GHz processor. The smartphone comes with a 4.5-inch qHD (540x960 pixels) IPS display,...


Xperia Z demo units hit Japan retail stores, sales start February 9

Xperia Z demo units hit Japan retail stores, sales start February 9

29 January, 2013 | comments (160)

Japanese retail stores have started displaying demo units of the hotly anticipated Sony Xperia Z. What's more, there's now an exact date when sales will start, and that's February 9. Mind you, that date counts only for Sony's home market, and...


Galaxy Pop is a quad-core version of Galaxy Premier for Korea

Galaxy Pop is a quad-core version of Galaxy Premier for Korea

29 January, 2013 | comments (21)

Remember the Galaxy Premier we met with a few months ago? It is a Jelly Bean droid based on the dual-core TI-OMAP 4470 SoC and packs a 4.65-inch Super AMOLED HD display. Back then it looked like a downgraded version of the Galaxy S III to...


The Galaxy Express is Samsung's new affordable LTE handset

The Galaxy Express is Samsung's new affordable LTE handset

29 January, 2013 | comments (64)

Samsung has just announced the latest member in its Galaxy range of Android device, the Galaxy Express. In case the name sounds familiar, it's because Samsung has already used it before for a phone available on AT&T's network in the US. This...


BlackBerry Z10 to reportedly go on sale in UK on January 30

BlackBerry Z10 to reportedly go on sale in UK on January 30

29 January, 2013 | comments (31)

There is still a day left for the launch of RIM's BlackBerry 10 platform and we have already seen a lot of the BlackBerry Z10 device, which will be one of the few being announced tomorrow. The latest bit of information actually sheds light on...


Apple outs iOS 6.1, widens LTE support

Apple outs iOS 6.1, widens LTE support

28 January, 2013 | comments (102)

Apple has just rolled out an update to iOS bringing it to version 6.1. The latest iOS brings LTE support for 36 additional carriers offering the iPhone and 23 offering the iPad. Siri is also updated and allows you to purchase movie tickets...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Amazon US offers the Samsung Galaxy Note II for just $99.99

Amazon US offers the Samsung Galaxy Note II for just $99.99

28 January, 2013 | comments (25)

Samsung's latest flagship, the Galaxy Note II, is one of the most popular devices currently on the market. The powerful 5.5" phablet normally carries a price tag of $249.99 but right now it is being offered for the way nicer $99.99 by...


Rendered images of RIM's BlackBerry Z10 look stunning

Rendered images of RIM's BlackBerry Z10 look stunning

28 January, 2013 | comments (72)

There's just two days left until RIM unveiles BlackBerry 10 and a batch of new devices to go with it. The most interesting of those will be the BlackBerry Z10, which we now get to see in some nice 3D images. Granted, we've seen the BlackBerry 10...


Sony C210X camera sample leaks on Picasa

Sony C210X camera sample leaks on Picasa

28 January, 2013 | comments (16)

A camera sample from a yet not officially announced Sony smartphone surfaced earlier today. The smartphone used for capturing them was the Sony C210X, a future entry level device by the Japanese company. While the image itself is rather...

Tags: Sony, Rumors


Sprint announces Kyocera Torque, rugged LTE droid

Sprint announces Kyocera Torque, rugged LTE droid

28 January, 2013 | comments (7)

Today Sprint and Kyocera announced the Torque Android smartphone. The handset brings support for LTE, a Qualcomm MSM8960 chipset with dual-core 1.2 GHz Krait CPU, 1 GB of RAM, 5 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front-facing one. The Kyocera Torque will...


Mid-range Sony C530X HuaShan stars in spy photoshoot

Mid-range Sony C530X HuaShan stars in spy photoshoot

28 January, 2013 | comments (40)

The Sony C530X HuaShan has leaked a couple of times before, but this is the first time it has been caught on camera. A photo of the Android software info screen puts the OS version at 4.1.2 Jelly Bean (which is what the Xperia Z will launch...


Gas leak in Samsung plant kills one, injures four

Gas leak in Samsung plant kills one, injures four

28 January, 2013 | comments (40)

A leak of hydrofluoric acid in a Samsung semiconductor plant in Hwaseong, Korea led to the death of one maintenance worker and caused injuries to four others. Yesterday, at around 11 local time a 500 liter tank of hydrofluoric acid started...

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HTC M7 parts shown on video, point to a 4.7-inch screen

HTC M7 parts shown on video, point to a 4.7-inch screen

28 January, 2013 | comments (36)

The still HTC M7 Android smartphone is once again the star of the Rumorland show. This time the back and front panels of the smartphonewere shown in front of Etrade Supply's camera and posted on YouTube. From the video we can gather that the HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Pantech Vega No 6 goes official in South Korea

Pantech Vega No 6 goes official in South Korea

28 January, 2013 | comments (24)

Pantech has unveiled yet another excitingly sounding smartphone from the Vega lineup. Unfortunately, just like most of its siblings the Vega No 6 as the new device is called will remain exclusive to South Korea. It packs a 5.9-inch 1080p display and...


Samsung readying a 1080p smartphone for AT&T

Samsung readying a 1080p smartphone for AT&T

28 January, 2013 | comments (52)

The SGH-I337 has been spotted on a Samsung UAProf, which indicates that an upcoming device for AT&T belongs in the fullHD-display realm, and could very well be the the next Samsung flagship, the Galaxy S IV. This years' CES saw a notable...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


BlackBerry Z10 to cost 480 SIM-free, leak confirms

BlackBerry Z10 to cost 480 SIM-free, leak confirms

27 January, 2013 | comments (83)

The BlackBerry Z10, which is all set to make it to the grand stage this week has been the talk of the town lately. After we got to see some press images of the smartphone and got treated to a tutorial of its OS we not got to learn more about the...


Samsung announces Galaxy Duos I8262 for the Chinese market

Samsung announces Galaxy Duos I8262 for the Chinese market

27 January, 2013 | comments (25)

Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy Duos I8262 smartphone in China. The device has been designed exclusively for the local market and is unlikely to ever become available elsewhere. The Galaxy Duos I8262 will be powered by Android 4.1 Jelly...

Tags: Samsung, China