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First alleged image of the Sony Xperia Honami leaks

First alleged image of the Sony Xperia Honami leaks

27 June, 2013 | comments (174)

Sony's event a couple of days ago brought us the Xperia Z Ultra, but still left only one major phone in the rumor mill the Sony Xperia i1 Homani. This could be the first image of the device the OmniBalance design gives away its Xperia Z family...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC One in Glamour Red hits UK in the coming month

HTC One in Glamour Red hits UK in the coming month

27 June, 2013 | comments (53)

HTC today officially showed the world a new Glamour Red version of its One flagship smartphone. This brings the number of available HTC One color options to three - grey, black and red, with a blue one reportedly in the works. The HTC One...

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Google Editions HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 go on sale

Google Editions HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 go on sale

26 June, 2013 | comments (89)

As originally promised, the Google Play editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One have gone on sale today. Both top-shelf smartphones, running stock Android can be ordered from the Google Play Store in the United States. The Pure...

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Mystery Motorola device leaks in photo, is it the X phone?

Mystery Motorola device leaks in photo, is it the X phone?

26 June, 2013 | comments (68)

The Motorola X phone has been circulating the rumor swirls ever since we first heard of its equally mysterious name. And now that it's alleged unveiling draws even closer, we stumble across an image of what could possibly be it. The image was...


WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced

WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced

26 June, 2013 | comments (51)

Two new Windows Phone 8 offerings will be making their way stateside on Sprint's 4G LTE network this summer. The first is the HTC 8XT, toting a 4.3-inch display of WVGA resolution as well as a Snapdragon 400 chipset with a 1.4 GHz dual-core...


Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarked, scores inside

Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarked, scores inside

26 June, 2013 | comments (108)

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Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Sony Xperia ion now available

Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Sony Xperia ion now available

26 June, 2013 | comments (338)

Great news, Sony Xperia ion owners. Sony is finally seeding the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean updates for the AT&T-bound Xperia ion LTE and the international Xperia ion HSPA. The Sony Xperia ion was announced way back at CES in January 2012. It...

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WP8 Huawei Ascend W2 shows its face ahead of announcement

WP8 Huawei Ascend W2 shows its face ahead of announcement

26 June, 2013 | comments (16)

We first saw the Huawei Ascend W2 for the in May. Later we got some pictures of the Ascend W2 in red and yellow paintjobs. We also knew some of the specs including a rumored price tag of below $300. Today the Huawei Ascend W2 was showcased at an...

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HTC One is now available in 24-carat gold and platinum

HTC One is now available in 24-carat gold and platinum

26 June, 2013 | comments (56)

When the HTC announced the One, many people were impressed by the craftsmanship that went into making the smartphone and its cool aluminum look. So imagine how much more impressive the phone would look like if it was literally covered in...

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IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

26 June, 2013 | comments (45)

The phone market in Western Europe has shifter in Q1 2013, reports analyst firm IDC. In what has been the quarter of slowest market growth since 2004, feature phone shipments fell 31% to just 12 million and even smartphones took a hit. Android...


Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A goes official for SK Telecom

Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A goes official for SK Telecom

25 June, 2013 | comments (43)

Less than a day after we saw it get unboxed, Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy S4 LTE-A. Dubbed SHV-E330S, the newcomer is available for SK Telecom in Korea. It is the first device, capable of reaching network speeds of up to 150Mbps on the...

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LG Optimus G2 shows up again in leaked slides

LG Optimus G2 shows up again in leaked slides

25 June, 2013 | comments (51)

More alleged images of the LG Optimus G2 have made an appearance on the web, courtesy of @evleaks. This time around, the upcoming Android powerhouse showed up in leaked slides. In line with previous leaks, the images of the yet to be...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


evleaks: Nokia EOS to be officially named Lumia 1020

evleaks: Nokia EOS to be officially named Lumia 1020

25 June, 2013 | comments (204)

The Nokia EOS, the company's upcoming Windows Phone-running cameraphone flagship is going to be called the Lumia 1020, according to evleaks. More often than not, the famous Twitter user is right in its predictions, so there's good reason we trust...


Snapdragon 800-rocking Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A gets unboxed

Snapdragon 800-rocking Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A gets unboxed

25 June, 2013 | comments (95)

A full unboxing of the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor has appeared online, further solidifying that the company is almost ready to launch the device in Korea on SK Telecom's LTE-Advanced network. The...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra to cost 719 in Europe, launches in Q3

Sony Xperia Z Ultra to cost 719 in Europe, launches in Q3

25 June, 2013 | comments (54)

Sony unveiled the 6.4" Xperia Z Ultra just a few hours ago but there was no info on the pricing at the official event. Fortunately Sony Netherlands shared the European price in its local press release. Sony Xperia Z Ultra will become available...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 to come in Plum Purple

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and 5.8 to come in Plum Purple

25 June, 2013 | comments (27)

Word is that the latest bigscreen phablet offerings from Samsung will be getting a new color scheme - Plum Purple. While no official image has surfaced, the following renders should give you some idea of what to expect. Renders of the Mega 6.3...


Sony Xperia Z Ultra goes official: a 6.4

Sony Xperia Z Ultra goes official: a 6.4" Snapdragon 800 monster

25 June, 2013 | comments (288)

Sony has just made its Xperia Z Ultra phablet official. Previously known by its codename Togari, the device features a 6.4" monstrous screen and a Snapdragon 800 chipset, which is the fastest ARM chip put in a smartphone to date. The Sony Xperia...

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Sony announces Xperia SP M35t and Xperia C S39h for China

Sony announces Xperia SP M35t and Xperia C S39h for China

25 June, 2013 | comments (34)

Just announced in Shanghai alongside the Xperia Z Ultra is the Xperia SP M35t, a TD-LTE-enabled variant of the Xperia SP for the Chinese market, and the Xperia C S39h, a dual-SIM qHD 5-incher, which is also Sony's first mobile powered by a quad-core...

Tags: Sony, Android, LTE


Three UK confirms it will carry Sony Xperia Z Ultra

Three UK confirms it will carry Sony Xperia Z Ultra

25 June, 2013 | comments (26)

The Sony Xperia Z Ultra is coming to United Kingdom carrier Three soon. Sony's top tier offering will support Three's Ultrafast network so if you're a customer and live in an area that supports it, you could get the Xperia Z Ultra with fast LTE in...

Tags: Sony, Android, LTE


Sony announces the IP57-certified SmartWatch 2 with NFC

Sony announces the IP57-certified SmartWatch 2 with NFC

25 June, 2013 | comments (58)

Along with the Xperia Z Ultra phablet, Sony today officially announced the SmartWatch 2, its third-gen watch accessory that pairs with your Android smartphone. The new SmartWatch 2 sports a new design inspired by the Xperia Z and even sports...

Tags: Sony, Android