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Galaxy S III crosses the 20 million sales mark in 100 days

Galaxy S III crosses the 20 million sales mark in 100 days

06 September, 2012 | comments (241)

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy S III smartphone has crossed the 20 million sales mark worldwide. This feat is made more impressive by the fact that the phone managed to do so in 100 days or around three months. In comparison,...


Nokia fakes Lumia 920 PureView video, issues an apology for it

Nokia fakes Lumia 920 PureView video, issues an apology for it

06 September, 2012 | comments (187)

Yesterday, Nokia announced the Lumia 920 with a PureView camera, except here, PureView did not mean the pixel oversampling that we saw on the 808 PureView but rather the use of optical image stabilization to achieve steadier low light photos and...


Motorola DROID RAZR HD goes official, MAXX version in tow

Motorola DROID RAZR HD goes official, MAXX version in tow

05 September, 2012 | comments (83)

Motorola is pushing forward with the second generation of its DROID RAZR family brand and just announced the Motorola DROID RAZR HD. The trademark slender body of the handset has been changed up a big, but it's still more compact than a Samsung...


WP8-powered  Nokia Lumia 920 flagship goes official

WP8-powered Nokia Lumia 920 flagship goes official

05 September, 2012 | comments (581)

The first big announcement to come at Nokia and Microsoft joint event is the Nokia Lumia 920. As it turned out the recently released teasers were spot on, and this is in fact the first Lumia PureView smartphone. The Nokia Lumia 920 looks much...


Nokia Lumia 820 announced with a 4.3-inch AMOLED

Nokia Lumia 820 announced with a 4.3-inch AMOLED

05 September, 2012 | comments (109)

The Nokia event in New York is in full swing and the second phone the Finnish company announced is the Nokia Lumia 820. It has a smaller screen than the 920 flagship and it misses out on a few of the cool new features, but should provide the same...


The RAZR M and DROID RAZR M are Moto's latest phones

The RAZR M and DROID RAZR M are Moto's latest phones

05 September, 2012 | comments (30)

As US events usually go, today's Motorola announcement was centered around the new phones they will be releasing through the local carrier Verizon. We already told you about the RAZR HD and RAZR HD MAXX, but Motorola also unveiled the most compact...


Watch the Motorola On Display event here

Watch the Motorola On Display event here

05 September, 2012 | comments (20)

After Nokia's impressive event, it's now time to focus our attention on what Motorola and its On Display event in New York. This is the first press conference Motorola is having since the company was acquired by Google, which makes it all the...

Tags: Motorola


Watch the Nokia Windows Phone 8 event  here

Watch the Nokia Windows Phone 8 event here

05 September, 2012 | comments (70)

The long-awaited Nokia and Microsoft event is finally upon us. The huge number of leaks over the past few weeks indicate that everyone is eager to see what Nokia's first WP8-powered smartphones look like. The latest version of the Microsoft's...


Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in UK, cost £546

Galaxy Note II goes on pre-order in UK, cost £546

05 September, 2012 | comments (26)

If you live in the UK and you want to reserve your Samsung Galaxy Note II today, you'll be glad to hear that a few retailers are already taking pre-orders. Clove is offering the 16GB SIM-free unit for about £546, which seems steep, but not...


New Sony Media apps won't come to the 2011 Xperia range

New Sony Media apps won't come to the 2011 Xperia range

05 September, 2012 | comments (39)

The 2011 Xperia line-up of phones was lucky enough to get updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (sans the Xperia PLAY, that is), but it appears it will be left out of the new Sony Media apps fun. The sad news was brought by the Sony...


comScore: Android still dominates, iOS closing in

comScore: Android still dominates, iOS closing in

05 September, 2012 | comments (70)

It seems that smartphones had another strong summer quarter Stateside, as the quarterly comScore report reflects a 7% increase in smartphone users for the 3 month period ending in July. Google still dominates the smartphone platform with just...


Mid-range Nokia WP8 Lumia phones said to arrive in early 2013

Mid-range Nokia WP8 Lumia phones said to arrive in early 2013

05 September, 2012 | comments (207)

Nokia and Windows Phone fans waiting for some high-end Nokia Windows Phone 8 devices are going to get their wishes granted today at the Nokia event in the form of the Lumia 920 and 820, but what about those with not so deep pockets? Well, it...


HTC will hold a press event in New York City on September 19

HTC will hold a press event in New York City on September 19

04 September, 2012 | comments (55)

September just got even busier, people. HTC has announced its own event in New York City on September 19th, thus joining the likes of Nokia, Motorola, and Apple as yet another major player to announce a hot new product this month....

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Images of a cancelled Nokia MeeGo prototype have emerged

Images of a cancelled Nokia MeeGo prototype have emerged

04 September, 2012 | comments (80)

Images of a cancelled Nokia MeeGo sporting prototype have emerged, showing us what life after the already iconic N9 could have been. Dubbed as Nokia "Lauta" RM-742, the fully functional hardware QWERTY device was originally pegged as an immediate...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Apple to hold its iPhone 5 launch event on September 12

Apple to hold its iPhone 5 launch event on September 12

04 September, 2012 | comments (507)

The wait is over! Apple officially announced its September 12 event dedicated to launching the new iPhone 5. As usual, the guys over at Cupertino have designed the event press invite to hint about the product to be expected. Notice the shadow...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS


LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

04 September, 2012 | comments (7)

The LG Escape joins the AT&T leaks today. It’s a LTE-capable mid-ranger based on the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 chipset with a 1.5GHz dual-core Krait processor, Adreno 225 GPU and 1GB of RAM. The rest of the specs include a 4-inch qHD display, a 5...


Nano-SIM cards now shipping to carriers

Nano-SIM cards now shipping to carriers

04 September, 2012 | comments (50)

The nano-SIM standard became official just this year and all rumors suggests the next-gen iPhone to be the first device using it. Just like the micro-SIM slot used for the first time in the iPhone 4, the nano-SIM just feels right for the next...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS, Rumors


Verizon announces LG Intuition, Samsung Galaxy Stellar

Verizon announces LG Intuition, Samsung Galaxy Stellar

04 September, 2012 | comments (4)

The LG Intuition has been off in rumor land for some time, but that’s no more - it was officially unveiled today by Verizon. The phablet looks exactly like its international sibling but has a few extra tricks in its bag of features. The LG...


AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

AT&T-branded Sony Xperia T spotted on a press shot

04 September, 2012 | comments (17)

The UK’s retailer Phones4U is now taking pre-orders for the newly announced Xperia T. The first users to pre-order it will even get Sony’s SmartWatch as a gift. Nothing out of the ordinary so far. If you take a closer look on the Xperia T...


Pantech Flex Android smartphone for AT&T gets announced

Pantech Flex Android smartphone for AT&T gets announced

04 September, 2012 | comments (9)

AT&T announced the latest addition to its LTE smartphone portfolio - the Pantech Flex. Following the footsteps of its well equipped and affordable relative, the Pantech Burst, the newcomer aims at first time smartphone buyers by combining solid...