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Pre-order delays for iPhone 5 grow to 3-4 weeks in the US

Pre-order delays for iPhone 5 grow to 3-4 weeks in the US

19 September, 2012 | comments (66)

The new iPhone 5 is a tough phone to get. We've already seen what it's like in front of Apple's brick-and-mortar stores, but there's quite the line forming at their virtual stores as well. Pre-orders started on September 14 and hit 2 million in a...


HTC teases the device it is about to announce tomorrow

HTC teases the device it is about to announce tomorrow

18 September, 2012 | comments (101)

In order to stir interest up prior to its event tomorrow, HTC has released a teaser of the product it is about to announce on its official Facebook page. As you can see in the photo above, the teaser reveals one of the device's corners. The...


ZTE announces quad-core Grand Era U985 for China

ZTE announces quad-core Grand Era U985 for China

18 September, 2012 | comments (16)

ZTE has just announced the Grand Era U985 smartphone, which will debut on Chinese ground in a couple of days. The Grand Era U985 is powered by a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, boasts a 4.5" 720p display and an 8 MP camera on the back. It will bring...


Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs £345

Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs £345

18 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The Intel Atom-powered Motorola RAZR i was announced just a few hours ago, but it’s already gone on pre-order in the UK – one of the very few countries to get the phone in early October. The rest of the lucky regions are France, Germany, Brazil,...


Motorola officially announces RAZR i with 2GHz Intel CPU

Motorola officially announces RAZR i with 2GHz Intel CPU

18 September, 2012 | comments (96)

At a dedicated press event in London today, Motorola and Intel officially unveiled the RAZR i powered by an Intel Medfield chipset. The processor powering the Motorola RAZR i is a single-core 2GHz Intel Atom (yes, you read that right, 2GHz!)...


LG Optimus G launches in South Korea, quad-core Krait in tow

LG Optimus G launches in South Korea, quad-core Krait in tow

18 September, 2012 | comments (98)

At a special event in South Korea, LG officially launched the most powerful Android phone do date, the Optimus G. Built around a 4.7-inch True HD IPS Plus display with a resolution of 1280 x 768 (15:9 ratio), the Optimus G is powered by a...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

Meet the racing luxury smartphone - Aston Martin Aspire

18 September, 2012 | comments (75)

Aston Martin is launching a luxury Android smartphone – the Aston Martin Aspire. Despite its premium finish, the handset internals are rather uninspiring. The Aston Martin Aspire packs a 3.2-inch HVGA display and is powered by a single-core...


Samsung denies Galaxy S IV at MWC rumors

Samsung denies Galaxy S IV at MWC rumors

17 September, 2012 | comments (63)

Yesterday there were some rumors originating from Korea Times that Samsung is planning to announce the Galaxy S IV at the Mobile World Congress in February next year. To be honest those never really seemed probably, but we know that for sure as...


Catch the Motorola and Intel Motoedge event live here

Catch the Motorola and Intel Motoedge event live here

18 September, 2012 | comments (10)

The day has arrived for the Motorola Mobility and Intel joint event where we're expecting to the see new Motorola DROIDs running on Intel mobile processors. The US versions were announced just two weeks ago at the Motorola On Display event in New...


HTC's upcoming 5

HTC's upcoming 5" smartphone emerges in an alleged press shot

17 September, 2012 | comments (101)

With its likely unveiling less than 48 hours away, an alleged press shot of HTC's long rumored 5" smartphone has emerged. When official, the Taiwanese Android powerhouse will likely be called HTC One X 5. The rumored specs of the HTC One X 5...


Apple weighs in: more than 2 million iPhone 5 units pre-ordered

Apple weighs in: more than 2 million iPhone 5 units pre-ordered

17 September, 2012 | comments (251)

A couple of hours after AT&T announced that the iPhone 5 had broken the previous record for best-selling iPhone, Apple stepped up and gives us some exact numbers. In a Press Release the Cupertino-based company shares that the iPhone 5 has hit...

Tags: Apple, Touch UI, iOS


AT&T says iPhone 5 is its fastest selling phone, gives no numbers

AT&T says iPhone 5 is its fastest selling phone, gives no numbers

17 September, 2012 | comments (162)

AT&T issued a Press Release concerning the new iPhone 5's selling pace. The carrier declared the iPhone 5 the fastest selling iPhone on its network to date, but chose not to provide specific numbers. The early statement is very impressive and in...

Tags: Apple, AT&T, iOS


Samsung Galaxy Note II coming to T-Mobile USA, firmware reveals

Samsung Galaxy Note II coming to T-Mobile USA, firmware reveals

17 September, 2012 | comments (18)

The Samsung Galaxy Note II should be coming to all major US carriers - we saw photos of Verizon's version yesterday and today there is a ROM that confirms the existence of the Galaxy Note II for T-Mobile USA. SamMobile is reporting its sources...


HTC phablet specs and image pop up, quad-core Krait, 1080p

HTC phablet specs and image pop up, quad-core Krait, 1080p

17 September, 2012 | comments (46)

An image and some specs of the yet unannounced HTC phablet device have risen from the rumor pool. Currently the device is only known by its DIx codename, which when put together with the red stripe and naming history of HTC could coincide with Droid...


iPhone 5 catches up to flagship droids in first Geekbench scores

iPhone 5 catches up to flagship droids in first Geekbench scores

17 September, 2012 | comments (185)

There was plenty of speculation what kind of CPU powered the new iPhone 5 and in the end it turned out to be a custom Apple design. So, how well did the Cupertino-based company did? According to an unverified Geekbench results, A6more than meets the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple A6 found to have custom Apple Core instead of A15 or A9

Apple A6 found to have custom Apple Core instead of A15 or A9

17 September, 2012 | comments (144)

When Apple announced the iPhone 5, the only details they revealed about the new processor was that it was called the A6 and that it was twice as fast as the older one in CPU as well as the GPU. Rumors started circulating shortly afterwards...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Verizon Galaxy Note II allegedly gets pictured

Verizon Galaxy Note II allegedly gets pictured

16 September, 2012 | comments (26)

The Galaxy Note II has long been rumored to be in the works Stateside for both AT&T and Verizon, and some images of what looks to be a Verizon version have popped up. The images look legitimate save for the Verizon logo on the home button,...


Oppo's Find 5 flagship will pack 1080p screen with 441ppi

Oppo's Find 5 flagship will pack 1080p screen with 441ppi

15 September, 2012 | comments (132)

It looks like the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo Mobile has something amazing in the making. The company’s CEO Chen Mingyong teased the Oppo Find 5 quad-core flagship with 1080p display, sporting the mind-blowing pixel density of...


Android booting HP Bender surfaces in benchmark tests

Android booting HP Bender surfaces in benchmark tests

15 September, 2012 | comments (23)

It appears that HP might be looking for a way back into the smartphone game, people . Immediately after the computer giant's CEO Meg Whitman spoke about the company releasing a smartphone eventually, an HP branded, Android ICS booting handset,...


Motorola DROID RAZR HD developer edition gets outed

Motorola DROID RAZR HD developer edition gets outed

14 September, 2012 | comments (23)

In a quiet fashion Motorola has released a developer edition of its latest and greatest DROID RAZR HD smartphone, sporting a bootloader which can be unlocked. The handset is destined for users with a knack for flashing custom ROMs, as well as those...