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Alleged images of Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini leak

Alleged images of Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini leak

12 May, 2013 | comments (72)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini has been rumored for quite some time and now, alleged images of the smartphone have surfaced online. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is said to sport a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 256ppi....


New alleged image of the LG Optimus G2 surfaces

New alleged image of the LG Optimus G2 surfaces

11 May, 2013 | comments (73)

LGs Optimus G served as the basis of the Nexus 4 and now the rumors suggest that the South Korean company is working on the successors of both. An alleged image of the Optimus G2 was posted on Twitter, which shows thinner bezels than the Optimus...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 928 for Verizon goes official, xenon flash in tow

Nokia Lumia 928 for Verizon goes official, xenon flash in tow

10 May, 2013 | comments (181)

Everyone thought that Nokia will announce the Lumia 928 at the May 14 event well, it won't, the official announcement just occured. The phone is exclusive to Verizon and as expected is a beefed up version of the Lumia 920. The Nokia Lumia...


LG Optimus G Pro now available in the US

LG Optimus G Pro now available in the US

10 May, 2013 | comments (24)

The LG Optimus G Pro hit store shelves Stateside today as scheduled. The flagship is available exclusively via AT&T and costs $200 with a two-year contract. LG Optimus G Pro for AT&T The LG Optimus G Pro is already available in South Korea...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


Nokia Lumia 928 goes airborne to show off its OIS skills

Nokia Lumia 928 goes airborne to show off its OIS skills

10 May, 2013 | comments (78)

Nokia continues to drum up excitement about the Lumia 928, which will launch in four days. The latest video revisits the Optical Image Stabilization feature of the camera, but instead of low-light footage this time the Finns strapped their upcoming...


Over 300 million smart devices shipped in Q1 2013, Canalys says

Over 300 million smart devices shipped in Q1 2013, Canalys says

10 May, 2013 | comments (29)

Smart mobile device shipments for Q1 of this year have reached a record 308.7 million units, according to the latest report by Canalys. The number represents a growth of 37.4% compared to Q1 2012. As is usually the case, Android has the...


Next-gen Oppo Find rumored to sport Snapdragon 800 CPU

Next-gen Oppo Find rumored to sport Snapdragon 800 CPU

10 May, 2013 | comments (27)

Rumors are floating around of the next-generation Oppo Find smartphone, predictably dubbed the Find 6. According to "trusted sources over in China", Oppo's next smartphone is going to pack the nerdgasmic quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor and 2GB of...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom to have 10x optical zoom?

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom to have 10x optical zoom?

10 May, 2013 | comments (101)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom entered the rumor mill a few days ago an S4 mini variant with a 16MP camera. A new rumor suggests that the "Zoom" moniker isnt random, the phone will have a 10x optical zoom lens. The Samsung Galaxy Camera also had a...


Huawei to have a launch event on June 18 in London

Huawei to have a launch event on June 18 in London

10 May, 2013 | comments (24)

Huawei has sent out invites for an event in London that will be taking place on June 18. The invite doesn't say much other than 'Beauty. Worth waiting for.' It's clear whatever Huawei is announcing, the design is going to be the key focus of...

Tags: Huawei


Sony posts 2012 financial results, records profit of $458 million

Sony posts 2012 financial results, records profit of $458 million

09 May, 2013 | comments (41)

Sony posted its 2012 financial results report, and it appears shareholders have finally caught a break. The company enters 2013, having made a profit of $458 million in its previous fiscal year (43 billion yen). That's the first time the company is...

Tags: Sony, Misc


HTC Butterfly Android 4.2.2 firmware with Sense 5.1 leaks

HTC Butterfly Android 4.2.2 firmware with Sense 5.1 leaks

09 May, 2013 | comments (30)

A system dump of the HTC Butterfly, the international twin of the Droid DNA, running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with the latest Sense 5.1 UI has leaked. The system dump is available in the source link below courtesy of a XDA-developer named...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony Xperia A to debut on NTT DoCoMo on May 15

Sony Xperia A to debut on NTT DoCoMo on May 15

09 May, 2013 | comments (48)

Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo is preparing to hold its latest product announcement on May 15 and one of the smartphones believed to be on display is the Sony Xperia A. In fact, it has gone through the FCC for approval and has had some of its specs...

Tags: Sony, Android


Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

09 May, 2013 | comments (250)

Stephen Elop just announced the new Nokia Asha 501 on the stage of the Nokia press in India. Its the first product of the new generation Ashas with a brand new platform. The design is inspired by Lumia and Nokia picked red as the signature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


Sharp AQUOS 206SH announced for the Japanese market

Sharp AQUOS 206SH announced for the Japanese market

09 May, 2013 | comments (27)

Sharp has launched the AQUOS 206SH for the SoftBank carrier in Japan. Although it might seem like just another high-end phone, it does have a trick up its sleeve. The basic specifications include a 5.0-inch, 1920 x 1080 resolution display,...


Nokia showcases audio recording quality on the Lumia 928

Nokia showcases audio recording quality on the Lumia 928

09 May, 2013 | comments (42)

After comparing the video recording quality of the Lumia 928's camera with the iPhone 5 and the Galaxy S III, Nokia has now released a new video that compares the quality of the audio during the recording. Nokia promises best-in-class,...


Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

09 May, 2013 | comments (22)

The Nokia event in India today has started and you can watch the livestream here: Update: The event is now over, Nokia did indeed announce the Asha 501. Rumor has it that we'll see the Nokia Asha 501 announced, a full touch S40 feature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


Apple requests Android source code in its suit against Samsung

Apple requests Android source code in its suit against Samsung

08 May, 2013 | comments (163)

Apple brought Google in the midst of its legal tussle with Samsung. The Cupertino based company requested a judge to order Google to turn over Android source code documents. Apple claims that Google is improperly withholding information which has...

Tags: Apple, Samsung


Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T finally getting WP 7.8 update

Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T finally getting WP 7.8 update

08 May, 2013 | comments (15)

Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T finally got the Windows Phone 7.8 treatment. Nokia Care US brought the word about the long overdue update in its official Twitter account. The most notable feature which the Windows Phone 7.8 update brings to the...


AT&T's HTC First gets a price cut, now available for $0.99

AT&T's HTC First gets a price cut, now available for $0.99

08 May, 2013 | comments (9)

HTC First is a mid-ranger exclusive to the AT&T network that launched just under a month ago. It's the only phone where the recently announced Facebook Home launcher is available by default and integrates deeper into the Android OS. HTC First...

Tags: HTC, Android, AT&T


The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

08 May, 2013 | comments (53)

Nokia will be announcing a new phone tomorrow and the Conversations blog posted a teaser that shows nothing but a single rounded button. Popular leak source @evleaks may have just allowed us to take a better look at tomorrow's new device (as always,...

Tags: Nokia, S40