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Nexus 5 leaves nothing to imagination in a hands-on video

Nexus 5 leaves nothing to imagination in a hands-on video

13 October, 2013 | comments (94)

After letting us catch a glimpse of Android 4.4 KitKat and some of its new features a couple of days back, Google Nexus 5 made another unofficial appearance. This time around the upcoming LG-made smartphone left nothing to imagination by starring in...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1 in T-Mobile US livery shows up in a press image

Sony Xperia Z1 in T-Mobile US livery shows up in a press image

11 October, 2013 | comments (34)

A press image of Sony Xperia Z1 with T-Mobile US branding made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Sony’s Android flagship will likely join its Xperia Z sibling in the Big Magenta’s lineup in time for the holidays. The press photo...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


The upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 appear in live photos

The upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 appear in live photos

11 October, 2013 | comments (108)

Android 4.4 KitKat and LG Nexus 5 appeared yet again before hitting officialdom. Android’s next major release got caught running on the upcoming Nexus smartphone in live photos. The images reveal new features coming our way (click to...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Xiaomi sold 100,000 HongMi smartphones in two minutes

Xiaomi sold 100,000 HongMi smartphones in two minutes

11 October, 2013 | comments (56)

It looks like Apple is not the only manufacturer which can sell its devices with a brisk pace. The Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi announced in its Weibo account that it moved 100,000 HongMi smartphones in only two minutes and five seconds....

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


5-inch WhiteMagic LCD enters mass production

5-inch WhiteMagic LCD enters mass production

11 October, 2013 | comments (49)

Japan Display has announced that it has started mass producing the 5-inch Full HD "WhiteMagic" displays. The upcoming LCD screens will have a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and will provide high luminance, while being very power efficient. The...


iPhone 5s stock almost out in the US, iPhone 5c fully available

iPhone 5s stock almost out in the US, iPhone 5c fully available

11 October, 2013 | comments (85)

Apple went off to a good start with its new generation of iPhone – in just the first weekend the company shipped 9 million units of the 5s and 5c combined. But analyst Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray thinks this is mostly thanks to the iPhone 5s,...

Tags: Apple, iOS


HTC infographic celebrates trios, nods at upcoming One Max

HTC infographic celebrates trios, nods at upcoming One Max

11 October, 2013 | comments (22)

HTC loves infographics and often uses them to announce a new product, like the Little Things infographic that teased the HTC One mini. The company's latest infographics celebrates the Great Trios in History, which is a clear nod at the third device...

Tags: HTC, Android


Blue HTC One now hits the UK, blue One mini to follow soon

Blue HTC One now hits the UK, blue One mini to follow soon

11 October, 2013 | comments (18)

HTC put out beautiful blue versions of the One and One mini but they are exclusive to certain retailers. In the UK that retailer is Carphone Warehouse, who just put up the blue HTC One on sale while the One mini will come later this...

Tags: HTC, Android


Samsung Galaxy S4 mini spotted in new colors for AT&T and Sprint

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini spotted in new colors for AT&T and Sprint

11 October, 2013 | comments (23)

It seems Samsung is readying new color models of the Galaxy S4 mini for the US carriers. evleaks has revealed three new hues of the S4 mini, arriving on AT&T and Sprint networks in the US. AT&T will be getting a rather flashy shade of pink,...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Pantech Vega Secret Note goes official, packs a ton of features

Pantech Vega Secret Note goes official, packs a ton of features

10 October, 2013 | comments (79)

As expected, Pantech took the wraps off its latest Android phablet. The Pantech Vega Secret Note packs a chock full of top shelf specs headed by a fingerprint reader, stylus, and LTE-Advanced support. The specs of the Pantech Vega Secret...

Tags: Pantech, Android


BlackBerry considers a split-up in search for a buyer

BlackBerry considers a split-up in search for a buyer

10 October, 2013 | comments (51)

Bloomberg reports that BlackBerry could be forced to consider splitting itself up in order as its potential buyer might not be able to find the funding to afford the buyout. As we reported earlier Fairfax Financial Holdings has offered...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 now available on Verizon

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 now available on Verizon

10 October, 2013 | comments (17)

Samsung and Verizon launched the Galaxy Note 3 today, right on schedule. The phablet flagship costs $299.99 with a two-year contract or $699.99 off contract. Verizon is also offering the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch accessory. It can be yours...


Apple reportedly halves the iPhone 5c production orders

Apple reportedly halves the iPhone 5c production orders

10 October, 2013 | comments (110)

Apple iPhone 5c might be in trouble. The latest report coming from the guys over CTechCN, suggests Apple has halved the iPhone 5c production to 150,000 units per day compared to the initial 300,000 order. CTechCN has proven trustworthy with numerous...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


LG outs G Pro Lite - 5.5 qHD, stylus, dual-core, this month

LG outs G Pro Lite - 5.5 qHD, stylus, dual-core, this month

10 October, 2013 | comments (26)

This is the new LG G Pro Lite. It's meant to bring some of the Optimus G Pro experience to a more money-conscious crowd and brings the welcome bonus that is a digital pen. It will offer a single and dual-SIM option and be available this month in...

Tags: LG, Android, Dual-SIM


Samsung said to release the Galaxy S5 in January

Samsung said to release the Galaxy S5 in January

10 October, 2013 | comments (261)

According to Korean media outlets citing sources inside Samsung, the Galaxy S5 will see its official announcement in January next year. The earlier than expected release is dictated by the disappointing sales of the Galaxy S4. It appears...


NTT DoCoMo unveils extensive roster of phones, Galaxy J in tow

NTT DoCoMo unveils extensive roster of phones, Galaxy J in tow

10 October, 2013 | comments (16)

NTT DoCoMo unveiled a whole roster of new devices for its Winter 2013/Spring 2014 lineup, not just the Xperia Z1 f. Some of those are current devices, though some seem to have differences. Samsung Galaxy J SC-02F The Galaxy J is a Galaxy S4...


Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

10 October, 2013 | comments (20)

Case-maker SPIGEN leaked the Nexus 5 yet again with a nice photo of the back. It was no mistake either, the Google+ post is tagged #google #nexus5. The image shows the characteristic large circle around the back camera, which according to a...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


Nokia releases teaser picture of a phablet, tablet and a laptop

Nokia releases teaser picture of a phablet, tablet and a laptop

10 October, 2013 | comments (68)

Nokia spilled the beans about the Abu Dhabi event on October 22 – details are still scarce, but as they say a picture is worth a thousand words. The picture in question shows a phone (possibly a phablet), a tablet and a laptop. A quick peek...


Sony launches Xperia Z1 f on NTT Docomo in Japan

Sony launches Xperia Z1 f on NTT Docomo in Japan

10 October, 2013 | comments (151)

Sony has launched the new Xperia Z1 f on NTT Docomo network in Japan. The Z1F is a variant of the company's current flagship - the Xperia Z1 - and brings many of the features in a more compact design. The main difference between the two...

Tags: Sony, Android


Rogers will offer the BlackBerry Z30 in Canada after all

Rogers will offer the BlackBerry Z30 in Canada after all

09 October, 2013 | comments (11)

Less than a week after announcing that it will not be offering a subsidized BlackBerry Z30, Rogers had a change of heart. The largest Canadian carrier will be offering BlackBerry’s 5” flagship after all. Rogers explains its move as a...

Tags: BlackBerry