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Android top operating system in the US, Apple top manufacturer

Android top operating system in the US, Apple top manufacturer

28 July, 2011 | comments (102)

According to the latest research by Nielsen conducted in the month of June, Android has again come out as the top smartphone operating system with 39 percent market share. Meanwhile, Apple with its iOS has gained a market share of 28 percent, also...


HTC Vigor could have 1280 x 720 display, 1.5GHz CPU

HTC Vigor could have 1280 x 720 display, 1.5GHz CPU

29 July, 2011 | comments (40)

The name ‘HTC Vigor’ surfaced a few days back through a leaked imaged taken through its camera but today we have some more information regarding this phone. This information comes through benchmark scores that were ran on the phones and they aren’t...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Official photo of Samsung Galaxy S II in white emerges

Official photo of Samsung Galaxy S II in white emerges

28 July, 2011 | comments (171)

In a much speedier fashion that one of its major competitors, Samsung appears to be on its way to releasing its best selling smartphone to date - the Galaxy S II, in a white color scheme in the immediate future. In case you like what you just...


Vodafone UK dumping the upcoming GSM HTC EVO 3D

Vodafone UK dumping the upcoming GSM HTC EVO 3D

28 July, 2011 | comments (28)

Vodafone UK has announced it is not going to offer the HTC EVO 3D and has already removed it from its Coming Soon section. The reason - delays! The HTC EVO 3D was announced just a month ago and it is already available for pre-order from various...


WP7-running HTC Ignite and Prime could go official soon

WP7-running HTC Ignite and Prime could go official soon

28 July, 2011 | comments (23)

After months of silence, the HTC Prime and Ignite, a pair of Windows Phone 7 devices, have resurfaced at the Dutch website of popular retail chain ThePhoneHouse where they are listed as "Coming soon". The HTC Prime packs a slide-out QWERTY, while...


New pictures of BlackBerry Touch 9860 Monza and Torch 2 9810

New pictures of BlackBerry Touch 9860 Monza and Torch 2 9810

28 July, 2011 | comments (9)

The BlackBerry Touch 9860 Monza and the Torch 2 9810 have leaked once again on pictures and video, this time in Vietnam. We've already lost count of those existing leaks and there is virtually nothing we don't already know about these smartphones....


AT&T-bound Motorola Atrix 4G successor leaks in live shots

AT&T-bound Motorola Atrix 4G successor leaks in live shots

28 July, 2011 | comments (18)

We just got wind of a few pictures of an unannounced a Motorola Atrix-like droid. The device looks much like the AT&T's Atrix 4G, but the camera has been boosted to 8 megapixels, there is 1080p video recording and the front screen seems curved much...


GSMArena debuts its new look, here are the highlights

GSMArena debuts its new look, here are the highlights

27 July, 2011 | comments (590)

Today we’re pleased to announce a design refresh of GSMArena.com and our revamped brand image including a new logo. This is the first serious remodeling of our brand logo since the launch of the website more than ten years ago so believe us, it...

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LG Q2 results: company profits, handsets on road to recovery

LG Q2 results: company profits, handsets on road to recovery

27 July, 2011 | comments (22)

It's LG's turn to show its report card - things are looking up, but the handset division is still struggling to turn a profit. It posted a $49.8 million operating loss for the second quarter of 2011, though that's only about half of what it lost in...

Tags: LG, Misc


Samsung E120S is the first droid with a WXGA screen?

Samsung E120S is the first droid with a WXGA screen?

27 July, 2011 | comments (13)

Specifications of a mysterious Samsung device were found within the dev center of the Korean app market. The Samsung SHV-E120S is a Korean droid running on Gingerbread, packing a WXGA display and a single-core processor. According to the listing,...


Android 2.3 Gingerbread rolls out on Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10

Android 2.3 Gingerbread rolls out on Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10

27 July, 2011 | comments (220)

Finally! Not so long ago Sony Ericsson has announced it was bringing Gingerbread to its Android pioneer – the XPERIA X10. And it is doing just that today, right at this moment, so prepare to update. Sony Ericsson has skipped the Froyo generation...


Samsung Galaxy S II slide for ATT leaks plus a candybar Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S II slide for ATT leaks plus a candybar Galaxy S II

27 July, 2011 | comments (36)

It appears two new Galaxy S II phones are heading to AT&T – a QWERTY slider and an oddly-shaped candybar. Both droids will pack exactly the same specs as the original I9100 Galaxy S II and run on Android Gingerbread. It was just yesterday we saw...


WP7 Mango is now ready, manufacturers get it first

WP7 Mango is now ready, manufacturers get it first

27 July, 2011 | comments (51)

Microsoft has announced it is finished working on the Windows Phone 7 Mango update and it has been released to manufacturing (RTM). Mango is coming this fall on all the available phones and will be pre-installed on the new ones. Windows Phone...


Samsung ships over 5 million Galaxy S II units

Samsung ships over 5 million Galaxy S II units

27 July, 2011 | comments (69)

The popular Galaxy S II smartphone has reached yet another landmark. Samsung has now shipped over 5 million Galaxy S II smartphones and although the number of shipped devices is not quite the same as the number of devices actually sold, in the case...


Fujitsu Toshiba announce world's first Mango phone

Fujitsu Toshiba announce world's first Mango phone

27 July, 2011 | comments (67)

Fujitsu Toshiba mobile communications has announced the world’s first Mango phone. Their new IS12T is the first Window Phone 7 device to be launched in Japan and comes with Windows Phone OS 7.5 Mango pre-installed. This IPX5 water proof...


HTC willing to talk it over with Apple on patent suits

HTC willing to talk it over with Apple on patent suits

26 July, 2011 | comments (60)

Apple and HTC have been locked in patent suits for some time now and have each won a battle in the ongoing war against each other. Now HTC CFO Winston Yung came up and said “We’re open to having discussions.” in order to resolve matters outside the...

Tags: HTC, Apple


Previously unseen Samsung Android slider to join AT&T

Previously unseen Samsung Android slider to join AT&T

26 July, 2011 | comments (71)

An official but never seen before picture of a Samsung Android QWERTY slider has leaked online. The mysterious smartphone is heading to AT&T and is supposed to pack latest generation hardware. According to BGR, the image you are looking at is...


New BlackBerries coming today, is it the Torch 2 and the Touch 9860?

New BlackBerries coming today, is it the Torch 2 and the Touch 9860?

26 July, 2011 | comments (23)

We know for sure there are new BlackBerries coming today - RIM took to Twitter and Facebook to generate some buzz over the upcoming BB OS 7 phones. Are they the Torch 2 9810 and Touch 9860? Well, leaked press shots of these two devices make them the...


BlackBerry Bold Touch demoed on video ahead of launch

BlackBerry Bold Touch demoed on video ahead of launch

26 July, 2011 | comments (15)

Verizon probably won’t be very pleased with this but it seems one of their web admins inadvertently ended up posting a video of an upcoming phone at the wrong place at the wrong time. So what was supposed to be a video of the BlackBerry 9650 ended...


iPhone 5 launching 5 September in the US, 5 October in Europe?

iPhone 5 launching 5 September in the US, 5 October in Europe?

26 July, 2011 | comments (133)

The iPhone 5 was a no-show at the WWDC in June, but a new report claims that it will launch on 5 September. Coming from a senior Swisscom executive, this is reportedly reliable info, but as you might have guessed, there's no official info from...