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Official render of Xperia Odin surfaces, looks like previous leak

Official render of Xperia Odin surfaces, looks like previous leak

01 November, 2012 | comments (104)

Sony's alleged next flagship droid has leaked anew this time with an official photo. The Sony Xperia C650X Odin official photo is a render, which looks pretty close to the Sony Ericsson Xperia X2 and slightly resembles a Motorola RAZR with its...


Samsung Galaxy S III mini hits the UK on November 8

Samsung Galaxy S III mini hits the UK on November 8

01 November, 2012 | comments (40)

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy S III mini is heading to the UK as early as November 8, which aligns with earlier expectations. As usual, the mini version of the company's Android flagship will be available both on contract and...


Nokia 109 announced – cheap, small and old-school

Nokia 109 announced – cheap, small and old-school

01 November, 2012 | comments (90)

Nokia has just announced the Nokia 109 entry-level phone. It packs a 1.8-inch TFT screen with 128x160 pixels resolution, dual-band GSM/EDGE connectivity, FM radio and microSD card. Nokia 109 runs on S40 platform and comes with Nokia’s Xpress...


 Windows Phone Italy's Facebook page reveals WP7.8 features

Windows Phone Italy's Facebook page reveals WP7.8 features

31 October, 2012 | comments (25)

The big Microsoft event came and went and there wasn’t even a word about Windows Phone 7.8. Joe Belfiore and co didn’t even announce a date when the update will be released, but it will probably be a while after WP8 hits the shelves (which is...


iOS on the rise in the US, Android continues European conquest

iOS on the rise in the US, Android continues European conquest

31 October, 2012 | comments (100)

No one doubted that the iPhone 5 launch will be big, but it turned out so big that it slowed the growth of Android in the US and the UK, according to Kantar World Panel. The rest of the EU5 (France, Germany, Italy and Spain) saw just the opposite...


Nokia Lumia 820 is now on sale in the UK

Nokia Lumia 820 is now on sale in the UK

31 October, 2012 | comments (61)

With Windows Phone 8 now officially released, everyone is looking at Microsoft's partner to unlock the potential of the new platform. We already know that we should expect to see the first WP8-powered smartphones in the next week, so it's time we...


Samsung announces the I9260 Galaxy Premier

Samsung announces the I9260 Galaxy Premier

31 October, 2012 | comments (83)

Samsung has announced the new I9260 Galaxy Premier. This phone is essentially the Galaxy Nexus with slightly updated hardware and running Samsung's proprietary TouchWiz interface on top of Android 4.1. The Galaxy Premier has a 4.65-inch, 1280...


Huawei debuts 5-inch quad-core Ascend D2 [UPDATED]

Huawei debuts 5-inch quad-core Ascend D2 [UPDATED]

30 October, 2012 | comments (43)

Huawei is the latest manufacturer to join in the phablet race and it sets its sights on the Galaxy Note II, Oppo Find 5, Optimus Vu and the Pantech Vega R3. The company just unveiled the Ascend D2 and it's been showcased in China and promised to...


It will be a while before Windows Phone 7.8 update is released

It will be a while before Windows Phone 7.8 update is released

30 October, 2012 | comments (51)

Windows Phone 8 might be officially out, but the Windows Phone 7.8 update is nowhere to be found. Microsoft even ignored the matter during the press conference yesterday. Latest online rumor has it, the Windows Phone 7.8 will be released a few...


Rumor suggests the Galaxy S IV will use Exynos 5450 chipset

Rumor suggests the Galaxy S IV will use Exynos 5450 chipset

30 October, 2012 | comments (184)

The new Samsung-made Nexus 10 uses the next-generation Exynos chipset - an Exynos 5 with two Cortex-A15 cores at 1.7GHz and Mali-604 GPU (the same chipset as the new Chromebook). So, rumors that the next Samsung Galaxy S IV will use an Exynos 5...


Huawei announces Honor 2 with a quad-core CPU and 2GB RAM

Huawei announces Honor 2 with a quad-core CPU and 2GB RAM

30 October, 2012 | comments (44)

Huawei has announced the Android-based Honor 2, which comes with some major hardware improvements over its predecessor. The Honor 2 has a 4.5-inch, 1280 x 720 resolution display with a pixel density of 326ppi. Inside, there is Huawei's K3V2...


Scott Forstall, senior VP of iOS, to leave Apple in 2013

Scott Forstall, senior VP of iOS, to leave Apple in 2013

30 October, 2012 | comments (64)

Apple has announced some major changes in the company's management, starting with the exit of senior vice-president of iOS software Scott Forstall from the company. Forstall will leave Apple in 2013 and till then will act as an advisor to CEO Tim...

Tags: Apple


Hurricanes be damned, the LG Nexus 4 goes official

Hurricanes be damned, the LG Nexus 4 goes official

29 October, 2012 | comments (185)

Hurricane Sandy may have forced Google to cancel the New York event, but even the storm can't stop LG from announcing the Nexus 4. The phone leaked extensively, so there's little about it that's unknown (it's based on the LG Optimus G), but let's go...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Android 4.2 officially out, Jelly Bean name here to stay

Android 4.2 officially out, Jelly Bean name here to stay

29 October, 2012 | comments (106)

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean is now official, following Google's announcement of the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10. There are a lot of new things to cover, so let's not waste any time. Multiple user accounts Android 4.2 Jelly Bean for tablets adds multiple...


Windows Phone 8 launches, to hit Europe this weekend

Windows Phone 8 launches, to hit Europe this weekend

29 October, 2012 | comments (56)

In the space of just a couple of hours we saw the second major mobile OS announcement - Microsoft's Windows Phone 8. We've seen WP8 before, but today Joe Belfiore came on stage and showed us the whole thing in detail. The new OS builds on the...


Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are now shipping

Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are now shipping

29 October, 2012 | comments (45)

Nokia announced that the Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 duo of Windows Phone 8 smartphones is now shipping. The devices will be available in stores and carrier retail locations as early as this week. France and the UK will be the first countries to...


Verizon to get WP8 Samsung Ativ Odyssey in December

Verizon to get WP8 Samsung Ativ Odyssey in December

29 October, 2012 | comments (2)

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 press conferences is already over and among all new things announced there was the Samsung Ativ Odyssey for Verizon. The only bits of info we got were the name and the launch month – December. The name Odyssey was the...


Google officially unveils the Samsung Nexus 10 tablet

Google officially unveils the Samsung Nexus 10 tablet

29 October, 2012 | comments (37)

The cat's out of the bag and the Google Nexus 10 manufactured by Samsung is now official. Undoubtedly, the most prominent feature of the slate is its 10.1" display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. This makes for a pixel density of...


Google unveils HSPA+ Nexus 7 version, 32GB version in tow

Google unveils HSPA+ Nexus 7 version, 32GB version in tow

29 October, 2012 | comments (18)

Alongside the brand new Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet, Google also announced an HSPA+ enabled Nexus 7 slate. The 3G radio sporting device will be compatible with over 200 GSM carriers worldwide, including AT&T in the United States. ...


Watch the Windows Phone 8 event  here [Update: it's over]

Watch the Windows Phone 8 event here [Update: it's over]

29 October, 2012 | comments (33)

Microsoft's event in San Francisco will see the official launch of their new mobile phone OS, Windows Phone 8, and you can be a part of it, even if you're not in town (or didn’t get an invite). Here's the live stream where you can watch the event...