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Samsung Hennessy clamshell Android smartphone now official

Samsung Hennessy clamshell Android smartphone now official

14 August, 2013 | comments (56)

Samsung China has just officially announced the Hennessy - a flip-phone with dual screens running the Android operating system. More specifically, the Hennessy is boasting a pair of 3.3" touch displays of 320x480 resolution each. It's powered...

Tags: Samsung, Android


BlackBerry Z30 to support wireless charging

BlackBerry Z30 to support wireless charging

13 August, 2013 | comments (37)

BlackBerry Z30 has already leaked in live pictures, we learned its specs and we even saw it star in a six-minute video. It's supposed to be Z10's bigger sibling with a 5.0" OLED 720p display, but to keep the same internals. Latest piece of info...


LG G2 available for pre-order in UK, priced at £468

LG G2 available for pre-order in UK, priced at £468

13 August, 2013 | comments (52)

LG recently unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the G2. The dedicated launch event brought the ultra-slim bezel, the new design and a few other cool new features into the limelight, but there was no information on the availability and the...

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New BlackBerry 9720 brings QWERTY keyboard, old design

New BlackBerry 9720 brings QWERTY keyboard, old design

13 August, 2013 | comments (44)

Oh, BlackBerry! The company just announced the new BlackBerry 9720, a BlackBerry OS 7.1 phone with a 2.8" HVGA touchscreen and a hardware QWERTY keyboard. That's right, this isn't a Q5 alternative, just a leftover design (the Samoa that leaked a...


Nokia Amber update coming  in late August, early September

Nokia Amber update coming  in late August, early September

13 August, 2013 | comments (71)

We know everything about the Nokia Amber update, except for the launch date. We had heard August from Nokia Spain's Twitter, but those social networking accounts are often unreliable. Now Nokia PR at the Lumia 925 launch in Taiwan says late August,...


Press images of Samsung Galaxy Folder surface

Press images of Samsung Galaxy Folder surface

13 August, 2013 | comments (65)

Samsung Galaxy Folder, the clamshell Android smartphone, puzzled everyone when it was leaked for the very first time. Later, we also saw the live image of the Galaxy Folder, which was supposedly going to be dubbed Galaxy Golden. Now, we have the...


Apple to release iPhone 5S and 5C on October 25

Apple to release iPhone 5S and 5C on October 25

13 August, 2013 | comments (114)

Over the weekend, we brought word of Apple's anticipated September 10 announcement date for its new iPhone models, the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. Now, an October 25 release date has been tipped as well - that's when we will allegedly see the two new...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


LG Vu III specs surface, 5.2-inch 4:3 display in tow

LG Vu III specs surface, 5.2-inch 4:3 display in tow

13 August, 2013 | comments (17)

LG released its Optimus Vu II smartphone almost a year ago and now, the specifications of the next-generation Vu phablet have surfaced. According to a report from Korean Daily, the LG Vu III will come out with model numbers F-300K, F-300L and...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia SP gets a firmware update, no Android 4.2 yet

Sony Xperia SP gets a firmware update, no Android 4.2 yet

13 August, 2013 | comments (91)

Sony has started rolling up the Android 4.1.2 software update for both the Xperia SP C5302 HSPA+ and the Xperia SP C5303 LTE. The update brings the phone's firmware to version 12.0.A.2.245 and users report that although it's not Android 4.2.2, it...

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Samsung Galaxy Note III specs get detailed ahead of launch

Samsung Galaxy Note III specs get detailed ahead of launch

12 August, 2013 | comments (251)

The specs of the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Note III have allegedly been revealed. The second flagship handset by Samsung this year will launch in at least two different versions, dubbed SM-N900 and SM-N9005. The Samsung Galaxy Note...


ZTE Open Firefox phone to be sold on eBay US and UK

ZTE Open Firefox phone to be sold on eBay US and UK

12 August, 2013 | comments (23)

ZTE has officially announced that it will be selling its recently launched Firefox OS phone in the ZTE store on eBay US and UK. This means that the devices will be up for grabs, for the first time, for all the interested consumers across the...

Tags: ZTE, Firefox


BlackBerry might be up for sale soon, is looking for partnerships

BlackBerry might be up for sale soon, is looking for partnerships

12 August, 2013 | comments (121)

BlackBerry has had a rough few quarters and has been bleeding market share, so its Board of Directors has formed a special committee to decide what to do next. Among the possible alternatives are selling the company, entering into a joint venture,...

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HTC One Max render leaks, confirms similarity to One

HTC One Max render leaks, confirms similarity to One

12 August, 2013 | comments (33)

HTC One Max has been in the rumorland for almost a month and it's time we learn more about its design. Thanks to the notorious @evleaks we get to see what the retail device should look like. He says the artwork is non-final so some details might...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy Note III passes DLNA certification, confirms Android 4.3

Galaxy Note III passes DLNA certification, confirms Android 4.3

12 August, 2013 | comments (61)

Samsung has already set the date for the Galaxy Note III announcement - September 4. The next phablet flagship will be unveiled in Berlin a couple of days prior to the IFA 2013 expo. There have been lots of leaks and rumors about the Samsung...


Amazon-listed cases confirm iPhone 5C name and design

Amazon-listed cases confirm iPhone 5C name and design

12 August, 2013 | comments (78)

Popular iPhone case maker SPIGEN has launched a series of cases and a screen protector for the heavily rumored affordable iPhone 5C. This acts as a pretty serious confirmation that the phone does exist and we're likely to see it make an appearance...

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5-inch BlackBerry Z30 leaks in another video

5-inch BlackBerry Z30 leaks in another video

12 August, 2013 | comments (17)

After seeing it in leaked images next to the BlackBerry Z10 and all on its own, and then watching it start in a brief video (recently pulled), we know get to see the BlackBerry Z30 (previously A10 or Aristo) in a longer clip. The video shows the...


Sony 'Honami' sample image confirms 20.7MP camera

Sony 'Honami' sample image confirms 20.7MP camera

12 August, 2013 | comments (77)

Sony's upcoming flagship smartphone codenamed 'Honami' has been known to exist for quite some time now, with several leaks in the past and a launch event planned on September 4 in Berlin. We have heard almost all the specifications of the device by...


Next Apple iPhone gets tipped for September 10 announcement

Next Apple iPhone gets tipped for September 10 announcement

11 August, 2013 | comments (124)

The launch date of Apple's next iPhone has been revealed, albeit unofficially. The hotly anticipated smartphone has been tipped for a September 10 launch by All Things D. There has been no mention on the products which are expected to be...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Apple's board might be pressuring on CEO for lack of innovation

Apple's board might be pressuring on CEO for lack of innovation

11 August, 2013 | comments (236)

The latest report on Apple says the company's board is putting pressure on CEO Tim Cook because the lack of innovation in Apple's latest (and probably upcoming) products. The Fox Business reporter Charlie Gasparino says Apple's board wants the...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Motorola to make the Nexus 5, coming in Q4 this year

Motorola to make the Nexus 5, coming in Q4 this year

11 August, 2013 | comments (116)

According to Taylor Wimberly, former editor for Android and Me and so far a great insider, Motorola will manufacture the next Nexus smartphone a.k.a. Nexus 5. Here is his Google+ tip: Motorola will release a Nexus smartphone in Q4 (that is not...