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Apple unveils iPhone 5c - based on iPhone 5, $99 on contract

Apple unveils iPhone 5c - based on iPhone 5, $99 on contract

10 September, 2013 | comments (227)

Well, this comes as a surprise to no one – Apple just announced the iPhone 5c. It's the more affordable of the two iPhones that debuted today. The smartphone lived up to the numerous leaks, combining iPhone 5 internals with a plastic outer shell...

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Apple seeds iOS 7 Golden Master build to developers

Apple seeds iOS 7 Golden Master build to developers

10 September, 2013 | comments (19)

Apple released iOS 7 Golden Master build to developers today. The GM build is the final, non-beta version which will become available to the public next week, on September 18. Apple iOS 7 Golden Master is compatible with iPhone 4 and up,...

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Apple iOS 7 updates kick off September 18

Apple iOS 7 updates kick off September 18

10 September, 2013 | comments (32)

Apple has just announced the iOS 7 update will become available on all compatible iGadgets on September 18. The update will be distributed for free, of course. The iOS 7 is compatible with iPhone 4 and above, iPad 2 and above, iPad mini and...

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Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

Sony Xperia M lands in the US, priced at $249.99

10 September, 2013 | comments (20)

After its introduction across Europe and Asia, Sony Xperia M has now gone on sale in the United States. The mid-range smartphone is available through the official Sony online store and Newegg for a price tag of $249.99. Sony store currently...

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Motorola DROID 5 with hardware QWERTY, 4.3

Motorola DROID 5 with hardware QWERTY, 4.3" 720p screen leaks

10 September, 2013 | comments (52)

QWERTY-packing smartphones may be in for a bit of a revival as photos of the Motorola DROID 5 leaked along with some specs. In the photos, the DROID 5 is next to the Motorola Photon Q and the leaked specs make it out to be a small upgrade over the...


Samsung announces true octa-core for its Exynos chips

Samsung announces true octa-core for its Exynos chips

10 September, 2013 | comments (84)

After teasing it earlier, Samsung has unveiled the latest refresh to its Exynos 5 chipsets. Bringing what the Koreans call Heterogeneous Multi-Processing (HMP), the new Exynos 5 Octa big.LITTLE chip (that powers the likes of its Galaxy S4 flagship)...

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Snapdragon 800-packing Galaxy S4 I9506 rocks GFX Bench

Snapdragon 800-packing Galaxy S4 I9506 rocks GFX Bench

10 September, 2013 | comments (69)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 I9506 rocking a Snapdragon 800 chipset and Adreno 330 has cropped up again, this time on GFXBench's database and has posted pretty impressive scores. The device is the international version of the E330S Galaxy S4 LTE-A Korean...


iPhone 5S home button/Touch ID duo confirmed via manual

iPhone 5S home button/Touch ID duo confirmed via manual

10 September, 2013 | comments (65)

As the official iPhone event is just hours away the device's secrets become exposed one by one. From an alleged user manual of the upcoming flagship iPhone 5S comes the home button slash Touch ID sensor, which is said to be a fancy name for a...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Alleged live image and front panel of Xperia Z1 mini leak

Alleged live image and front panel of Xperia Z1 mini leak

10 September, 2013 | comments (64)

After the Sony Xperia Z1 (a.k.a. Honami) made the big splash at IFA 2013, it's now time to get back to the business of rumoring the mini version of the water resistant smartphone by Sony. In keeping with previous Xperia Z1 mini leaks, come two...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


IFA 2013 wrap-up: what made waves at this year's show 

IFA 2013 wrap-up: what made waves at this year's show 

10 September, 2013 | comments (22)

With the latest annual IFA trade fair coming to a close, it's come time for us to wrap up our own coverage. But before we say goodbye to Berlin for yet another year, let's take a look at all of the new mobile announcements that took place in...

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Working iPhone 5C handled in a short video

Working iPhone 5C handled in a short video

09 September, 2013 | comments (67)

CTech already published a specs sheet for the iPhone 5S, but it seems the site has also gotten hold of a 15 second video showing the cheaper iPhone 5C (recognized by its colored plastic sides) that shows the device being unlocked, a quick peek at...

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Alleged iPhone 5S specs show only minor changes

Alleged iPhone 5S specs show only minor changes

09 September, 2013 | comments (192)

The much awaited Apple event is tomorrow, so it's time for final leaks. Chinese site CTech has dug up the specs of the iPhone 5S, the higher end of the two models expected to be announced tomorrow, and compared it to previous iPhones. Now, we...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS, Rumors


WP8 GDR3 update caught on Nokia Lumia 920 Dev Edition

WP8 GDR3 update caught on Nokia Lumia 920 Dev Edition

09 September, 2013 | comments (41)

Some guy that chose to remain anonymous, claims he has bought the AT&T's Developer Edition of Nokia Lumia 920 from Craig's List and it was running on the upcoming WP8 GDR3 Bittersweet Shimmer update. He shot a video of the new features, while...


Samsung Galaxy Note sales pass the 38 million mark

Samsung Galaxy Note sales pass the 38 million mark

09 September, 2013 | comments (76)

We doubt that when Samsung took gamble with Galaxy Note phablet back in 2011, it imagined it will become quite the success it is today. In fact, the company has managed to sell more than 38 million Galaxy Note I and II devices already, making the...

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EE's 4G network gains pace in the UK, hits one million customers

EE's 4G network gains pace in the UK, hits one million customers

09 September, 2013 | comments (27)

British carrier EE was one of the first to offer 4G LTE in the UK, and it seems that high speed network availability is in high demand among Brits. EE announced today that it was able to pass the one million 4G customer mark four months ahead of its...

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LG D820 is CDMA G2 model, not the Nexus 5

LG D820 is CDMA G2 model, not the Nexus 5

09 September, 2013 | comments (33)

Three days ago we told you about an upcoming LG D820 that has already passed the FCC certification. Lots of people thought this might be the next Nexus 5 that is rumored to be manufactured once again by LG. It was even said to have leaked in a photo...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 1520 leaks out in a number of live photos

Nokia Lumia 1520 leaks out in a number of live photos

08 September, 2013 | comments (211)

Barely a couple of days after it showed up in a press image, the unannounced Nokia Lumia 1520 made yet another appearance. This time around, the handset emerged in a slew live photos, showcasing its hardware, and getting sized up against what...


Android 4.3 update for HTC One is coming this month

Android 4.3 update for HTC One is coming this month

07 September, 2013 | comments (119)

HTC America's president Jason Mackenzie responded to some questions on Twitter concerning the HTC One upcoming Android 4.3 update. He says the Android 4.3 development for the HTC One is right on schedule and the rollout will start by the end of...

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AT&T Nokia Lumia 1020 gets permanent price cut  to $199.99

AT&T Nokia Lumia 1020 gets permanent price cut to $199.99

07 September, 2013 | comments (54)

AT&T is now offering the Nokia Lumia 1020 for $199.99 with a two-year contract. So, if you've missed Amazon's promo deal, now's your chance as the price has been slashed permanently now. Microsoft is also offering the same deal for the Lumia...


Apple adds China Mobile to iPhone 5C carriers list

Apple adds China Mobile to iPhone 5C carriers list

07 September, 2013 | comments (60)

According to the latest report by Wall Street Journal China Mobile has already signed or will very soon sign a deal with Apple for the low-cost iPhone 5C. Apple has asked Foxconn to add China Mobile to the list of supported carriers for the iPhone...

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