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A 64GB microSDXC card for your phone? Sure, Sandisk has one

A 64GB microSDXC card for your phone? Sure, Sandisk has one

16 September, 2011 | comments (67)

Sandisk just announced the world's first 64GB microSDXC card, which is designed for use in smartphones. The manufacturer doubled the maximum extra storage that you can add to your smartphone or tablet. If you were getting worryingly close to the...

Tags: Misc


The WP7 Mango update may not be coming this month

The WP7 Mango update may not be coming this month

16 September, 2011 | comments (37)

If you are listening to the latest rumors about the imminent Windows Phone 7 Mango update release, then don't. Do not download any leaked ROMs either, nothing is official just yet. Microsoft's Joe Belfiore reminded us that the Mango update has...


Nokia N9 pre-orders through the roof, 64GB batch all reserved

Nokia N9 pre-orders through the roof, 64GB batch all reserved

16 September, 2011 | comments (147)

Nokia's Flagship Store in Helsinki, Finland has started taking pre-orders for the MeeGo-based Nokia N9. Its been just three days, but all available pre-orders for the 64GB N9 version are already reserved. The N9 will be available in 16 and...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Developer unearths evidence of Nokia 900 Windows Phone

Developer unearths evidence of Nokia 900 Windows Phone

16 September, 2011 | comments (13)

Is this the first Nokia Windows Phone handset naming confirmed? Apparently, there was a developer that was using Remote Device Access to mess with a Nokia N9 and when he entered Bluetooth connections he saw "Nokia 900 Windows Phone" in the list of...


HTC Runnymede to be called HTC Bass, supposedly

HTC Runnymede to be called HTC Bass, supposedly

16 September, 2011 | comments (7)

The still unofficial HTC Runnymede has popped up on a UK retailer's website only sporting a different name - the HTC Bass. Handtec lists the device as coming soon and hasn't given us a price yet. The supposedly-named Bass will have a...


Qualcomm Snapdragon roadmap talks of 2.5 GHz quad-core CPUs

Qualcomm Snapdragon roadmap talks of 2.5 GHz quad-core CPUs

16 September, 2011 | comments (113)

Qualcomm has just revealed its Snapdragon roadmap, showing us the chipsets that we should be looking forward to this year and things are looking pretty exciting. Apparently, we are just a few months away from mobile chipsets with 2.5GHz quad-core...

Tags: Misc, Qualcomm


HTC Vigor press shot emerges, announcement seems imminent

HTC Vigor press shot emerges, announcement seems imminent

15 September, 2011 | comments (43)

Yesterday HTC unveiled the powerhouse that is the Sensation XE, but it seems that the Taiwanese company isn't done with the major announcements just yet. It appears that they will have an even hotter handset to show us at their NY event next...


LG LU6200 leaks - LTE, 1.5GHz dual-core CPU and HD screen

LG LU6200 leaks - LTE, 1.5GHz dual-core CPU and HD screen

15 September, 2011 | comments (70)

We just stumbled upon some photos of a yet unannounced LG handset that might be the company's next flagship. The Android smartphone is supposedly called LG LU6200 and, unfortunately, will be a South Korea-exclusive at launch. Chances are that a...


HTC Bliss to be called HTC Rhyme, press shots leak

HTC Bliss to be called HTC Rhyme, press shots leak

15 September, 2011 | comments (12)

The HTC Rhyme has leaked through some press images on HTCInside. If you are wondering what this HTC Rhyme is then it is none other than the phone that we knew so far as the HTC Bliss. Yes, the HTC Bliss, which was expected to be targeted at...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sony Ericsson Xperia Active delayed until September 26th

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active delayed until September 26th

15 September, 2011 | comments (33)

If you have been impatiently waiting for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Active to launch so you can finally take it rock-climbing, we have some bad news for you. The rugged droid that was expected to become available any moment now has been delayed until...


Nokia 700 and 701 now shipping, give the world a first taste of Belle

Nokia 700 and 701 now shipping, give the world a first taste of Belle

14 September, 2011 | comments (132)

Today Nokia announced through its Twitter account that it has started shipping its 700 and 701 smartphones. Those are the first handsets to run the Belle revision of Symbian and will, the Finns hope, put the start of the fightback. Despite the...


T-Mobile Galaxy S II to have a 1.5Ghz dual-core Qualcomm CPU

T-Mobile Galaxy S II to have a 1.5Ghz dual-core Qualcomm CPU

14 September, 2011 | comments (30)

Mystery solved then - the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II was just confirmed to come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, featuring a 1.5 GHz dual-core Scorpion processor. The news came from the Galaxy S support Twitter account, so the smart money is on...


Nokia N9 Amazon pre-order promises September 23rd delivery

Nokia N9 Amazon pre-order promises September 23rd delivery

14 September, 2011 | comments (67)

A lot of people are waiting for the MeeGo-running Nokia N9 to hit the shelves, but only those living in Switzerland had an actual date to look forward to until now. Luckily, Amazon comes to the rescue with its Nokia N9 listing, which promises to...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Stephen Elop: First Nokia WP devices to come in Q4 2011

Stephen Elop: First Nokia WP devices to come in Q4 2011

14 September, 2011 | comments (69)

While in China negotiating business with major operators there Stephen Elop has went on record in an interview saying that the first Nokia Windows Phone devices will become available in Q4. He also added that availability will occur in a rollout...

Tags: Nokia, WP7, Touch UI


HTC Sensation XE takes the lead with 1.5GHz dual-core monster

HTC Sensation XE takes the lead with 1.5GHz dual-core monster

14 September, 2011 | comments (75)

HTC just announced the Sensation XE - the new monster gathering everything the company has to offer in a single shell. You get a 4.3-inch qHD S-LCD display, a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, an 8 megapixel snapper, Beats Audio and the latest Android and...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Apple iPhone 5 to go on sale on October 15th, Orange confirms

Apple iPhone 5 to go on sale on October 15th, Orange confirms

13 September, 2011 | comments (235)

We can imagine Apple won't be particularly happy about that, but the CEO of Orange might have just spilled the beans on the availability of the iPhone 5. He said that if he believes what he hears, the next iPhone will be out by 15th October on his...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Specs for HTC Runnymede and Bliss leak, a new press shot too

Specs for HTC Runnymede and Bliss leak, a new press shot too

13 September, 2011 | comments (20)

It's been just a day since we met the first leaked HTC Runnymede press shots and today we get a better press photo plus the full official specifications. We already knew most of the specs, but it's still a good thing to have them confirmed. HTC...


Symbian remains top mobile OS in Europe, as Android beats iOS

Symbian remains top mobile OS in Europe, as Android beats iOS

13 September, 2011 | comments (81)

The mobile market researchers from comScore just released their report on smartphone market in the top 5 EU countries for the three months ending in July 2011. According to the study, which covers UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy, Symbian is...


Motorola Fire and Fire XT launched in India

Motorola Fire and Fire XT launched in India

13 September, 2011 | comments (48)

We haven's seen much new stuff from Moto on European soil, but the company has just launched the Fire and Fire XT on the Indian market. Both are Android 2.3 Gingerbread running smartphones with mid-range specs and attractive price tags. Motorola...


Nokia's first WP7 device may not be released this year?

Nokia's first WP7 device may not be released this year?

13 September, 2011 | comments (115)

Nokia's first Windows Phone 7 device may be coming in Q1 2012 missing the deadline Nokia's top management was hoping for - the Nokia World show on October 20th. The information supposedly comes from Nokia's Australia branch, which admitted to...

Tags: Nokia, WP7, Touch UI