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Samsung Galaxy S III test unit shown on video, specs and all

Samsung Galaxy S III test unit shown on video, specs and all

20 April, 2012 | comments (230)

Yet another alleged live photo of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S III flagship leaked yesterday, but the guys from Tinhte.vn got their hands on just that device and shot an informative video that reveals a lot about the phone. It's important to...


We need your help: how to fix our voting system

We need your help: how to fix our voting system

19 April, 2012 | comments (1152)

We've been fighting an uphill battle for years now against people manipulating our voting system, and it seems we’ve finally lost it. Let’s see if there's a way to win the war. We have no more tricks up our sleeves and dedicated fanboys are ruining...

Tags: Misc


SIM-free Sony Xperia P to hit the UK on May 7th

SIM-free Sony Xperia P to hit the UK on May 7th

19 April, 2012 | comments (66)

Clove now has the midrange Xperia P up for pre-order for £330, while Expansys will have it for slightly more at £339. The aluminum body houses a dual-core 1 GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 16 GB of storage space and a 4-inch, 540 x 960 pixel...


Panasonic Eluga is now available throughout Europe

Panasonic Eluga is now available throughout Europe

19 April, 2012 | comments (35)

It’s been quite a while since we last saw Panasonic phones on the European market. Recently though, Panasonic announced the Eluga and Eluga Power droids, which come with IP57 certification for dust and water resistance. The good news is the Eluga...


Nokia Lumia 610 hits Asia in late April, the Philippines gets it first

Nokia Lumia 610 hits Asia in late April, the Philippines gets it first

19 April, 2012 | comments (100)

Nokia just announced the Lumia 610 roll out schedule for Asia. The first country to get the company's most affordable WP smartphone will be the Philippines - sales there start during the last week of April. After that, in May, the Lumia 610 is...


Nokia Q1 results show big drop in smartphone sales

Nokia Q1 results show big drop in smartphone sales

19 April, 2012 | comments (116)

Nokia just announced their financial results for Q1 of 2012 and things aren't looking that good, but CEO Stephen Elop is keeping his chin up. Nokia's smartphone division was hit the hardest, but the good news for them is that this is due to the...

Tags: Nokia


BlackBerry Curve 9220 first live pictures surface

BlackBerry Curve 9220 first live pictures surface

19 April, 2012 | comments (46)

RIM officially announced the BlackBerry Curve 9220 yesterday. It is an entry-level (by RIM standards) smartphone based on the company’s latest OS 7.1 version. Unboxing the Curve 9220 The Curve 9220 is now available in India for INR11000...

Tags: BlackBerry


Galaxy S III shows itself in spy shots, hides under a fake skin

Galaxy S III shows itself in spy shots, hides under a fake skin

19 April, 2012 | comments (118)

Gizmodo Brazil has just stumbled upon what its source adamantly claims is the soon-to-be-revealed Samsung Galaxy S III. And what the images show is a mild redesign and cosmetic changes, as it was suggested earlier. Gizmodo's source claims the...


Intel Medfield based Lava Xolo X900 launched in India

Intel Medfield based Lava Xolo X900 launched in India

19 April, 2012 | comments (244)

Yesterday, we talked about the Intel Medfield based phones going on sale today and as expected the Lava Xolo X900 has gone on sale in India. This is the first phone in the world to be on sale running on the Intel Medfield platform. The Xolo...


HTC One X for AT&T pricing and availability now official

HTC One X for AT&T pricing and availability now official

18 April, 2012 | comments (11)

AT&T officially announced the pricing and availability of the LTE rocking, HTC One X. The smartphone's pre-orders will kick off this Sunday, April 22, with retail availability scheduled for May 6. The HTC One X for AT&T will be priced at...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Dual-SIM Cookie Smart leaks, to be unveiled soon

Dual-SIM Cookie Smart leaks, to be unveiled soon

18 April, 2012 | comments (14)

The Cookie series from LG hasn't seen a new iteration for a while now, and the new T375 Smart shows they're still committed to the entry level market. Despite what the name suggests, the Cookie Smart is a regular feature phone. It features a...

Tags: LG, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T stock running low

Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T stock running low

18 April, 2012 | comments (41)

The Nokia Lumia 900 for AT&T topped the charts over at Amazon about 10 days ago and now it appears that both Amazon and AT&T are really low on stock. The Lumia 900 is backordered on Amazon's Wireless site, while the Cyan color version of the 900 is...


Huawei Ascend P1 global availability announced

Huawei Ascend P1 global availability announced

18 April, 2012 | comments (35)

Huawei announced their slender droid - the Huawei Ascend P1 in early January with a vague Q2 release date. They've finally committed to slightly more concrete launch time frame. The Ascend P1 (in case you don’t remember our CES coverage) is an...


Samsung Galaxy Beam is now available for pre-order in Europe

Samsung Galaxy Beam is now available for pre-order in Europe

18 April, 2012 | comments (27)

One of the most interesting smartphones to come in recent times is now available for pre-order in Europe. The Samsung Galaxy Beam units can be booked for £430 (€525) a piece without a contract. Currently, there are no details on when the...


AT&T HTC One X not part of HTC's bootloader unlocking program

AT&T HTC One X not part of HTC's bootloader unlocking program

05 May, 2012 | comments (33)

The AT&T version of the very impressive HTC One X will be landing in US tomorrow on May 6. Unfortunately, even before customers can get their hands on the phone, there is a disappointing bit of news waiting for them. When The Verge reached...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


RIM launches cheap BlackBerry Curve 9220 in India

RIM launches cheap BlackBerry Curve 9220 in India

18 April, 2012 | comments (56)

Good news for the RIM users in India. RIM announced the BlackBerry Curve 9220 – a cheap smartphone running on the latest 7.1 OS version. It has a four-row QWERTY keyboard and a 2.44-inch QVGA display. Other notable features are the 2MP camera,...

Tags: RIM, BlackBerry, Misc


JCB Toughphone Pro-smart and Sitemaster2 on sale in the UK

JCB Toughphone Pro-smart and Sitemaster2 on sale in the UK

18 April, 2012 | comments (22)

Excavators or tractors might be your first thought when you hear JCB, but they are eager to accessorize their machines with some tough phones. Their latest is the Toughphone Pro-smart, which just went on sale in the UK, along with the Toughphone...


Intel Atom based smartphones to go on sale starting tomorrow

Intel Atom based smartphones to go on sale starting tomorrow

18 April, 2012 | comments (34)

Intel CEO Paul Otellini announced during a financial earnings call that the company's first Atom based smartphone will go on sale "later this week". This is not really a surprise because the Indian company Lava, with whom Intel partnered to make...


Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet in SF court for settlement talks

Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet in SF court for settlement talks

18 April, 2012 | comments (47)

The legal battle between Apple and Samsung has gone on for too long and it's not just us but even the US court feels the same. Which is why judge Lucy Koh has asked CEOs of both companies to sit down and settle the matter once and for all....


WP Mango devices won't get Apollo

WP Mango devices won't get Apollo

18 April, 2012 | comments (150)

Looks like we have some seriously bad news for Windows Phone owners and fans around the world. According to the latest bit of information received by The Verge, the current Windows Phone devices running the Mango update will not be able to upgrade...