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High-level Apple and Samsung execs in talks to settle out of court

High-level Apple and Samsung execs in talks to settle out of court

20 June, 2011 | comments (44)

Apple recently settled one patent lawsuit out of court (with Nokia) and now they may be on track to settle another one - the one with Samsung. The judge on the case suggested both companies settle out of court and Apple's attorney divulged that...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, Misc


Dual-core droid Sony Ericsson Xperia Duo leaks, looks hot

Dual-core droid Sony Ericsson Xperia Duo leaks, looks hot

20 June, 2011 | comments (121)

The Sony Ericsson army of droids smartphones is about to welcome its most powerful soldier yet. Promo photos of the yet unofficial dual-core Sony Ericsson Xperia Duo just surfaced online so we are probably nearing a real announcement. At this...


This is what the HTC ChaCha for AT&T will look like

This is what the HTC ChaCha for AT&T will look like

20 June, 2011 | comments (22)

The HTC ChaCha is heading to the AT&T network in the US and this is how it is going to look like. Although at first glance it may not look all that different, you will notice upon closer inspection that there are couple of minor changes in the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide poses for a proper photo shoot

T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide poses for a proper photo shoot

19 June, 2011 | comments (16)

It was only a couple of weeks ago when the the upcoming myTouch 4G Slide for T-Mobile got caught in a couple of blurry shots. Today, we present you the yet unannounced QWERTY slider from HTC in its full splendor, leaving nothing to imagination (at...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Nokia prepares 1GHz Series 40 handset with touchscreen CBD

Nokia prepares 1GHz Series 40 handset with touchscreen CBD

19 June, 2011 | comments (241)

This comes as a bit of surprise to us but it seems Nokia is working on a Series 40 handset with 1GHz processor and a ClearBlack capacitive touchscreen Display. Yes, that’s exactly the reaction we had when we first read about it too. That’s...


A Sharp AQUOS  Android phone with 3D camera  visits the FCC

A Sharp AQUOS Android phone with 3D camera visits the FCC

18 June, 2011 | comments (55)

It is not a secret that Sharp is a very well established maker of high-end Android phones for the Japanese market. About a month ago, we lusted after one of the company's creations which was made only for local consumption. Then, several days later,...


Vodafone exclusive red Desire S gets hands-on treatment

Vodafone exclusive red Desire S gets hands-on treatment

18 June, 2011 | comments (31)

HTC is launching a special variant of the Desire S exclusively for Vodafone and Pocket-lint has got some hands-on pictures of it. Now the phone is supposed to be red to match Vodafone’s logo but HTC seems to have played around with the colors a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Motorola Pro and HP Pre 3 to launch in July in the UK

Motorola Pro and HP Pre 3 to launch in July in the UK

18 June, 2011 | comments (8)

Folks in the UK will be able to get their hands on two new QWERTY smartphones next month. First is the Motorola Pro, an Android based phone with a candybar design and a QWERTY keypad and the second is the HP Pre 3, which is based on Palm’s webOS and...


Motorola Milestone 3 gets officially announced in China

Motorola Milestone 3 gets officially announced in China

17 June, 2011 | comments (36)

The Chinese market is getting a lot of love from Motorola these days. Barely two weeks since the launch of the dual-everything Motorola XT882 droid, the tech giant officially announced the highly anticipated XT883/Milestone 3 Android smartphone for...


Vertu announces the new Signature Precious

Vertu announces the new Signature Precious

17 June, 2011 | comments (46)

Adding to their range of Signature series handsets, which so far comprised of the Signature Stainless Steel and Signature Pure Black, Vertu has now announced the new Signature Precious. The major difference between this model and the two...

Tags: Vertu


LG officially launches the Optimus 3D, to go on sale in Europe first

LG officially launches the Optimus 3D, to go on sale in Europe first

17 June, 2011 | comments (44)

After announcing it months back in January, LG has finally launched the Optimus 3D, their first 3D Android handset and what LG calls the world’s first tri-dual architecture smartphone. The Optimus 3D uses dual-core processor, dual-channel...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

16 June, 2011 | comments (103)

Shortly after the Nokia X7 became available in the United States, the other Symbian Anna running creation from the Finnish giant made it across the Atlantic as well. Of course, we are talking about the QWERTY and touch screen equipped Nokia E6. You...


LG brings a dual-screen QWERTY droid like you've never seen

LG brings a dual-screen QWERTY droid like you've never seen

16 June, 2011 | comments (45)

The Android-based LG phone you are about to see is a pretty standard smartphone until the moment you slide out the QWERTY keyboard. There you'll find another touchscreen right in the middle of it. Awkward, isn't it? Ok, this is not the first...


1.2 GHz dual-core Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 coming in Fall

1.2 GHz dual-core Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 coming in Fall

16 June, 2011 | comments (36)

A rumor of a new droid tablet from Samsung - a Galaxy Tab 7 - has popped up. Supposedly a successor to the original Galaxy Tab, the new model will be based on Galaxy S II hardware except the screen. Take this with a grain of salt, but the Samsung...


Motorola releases Android 2.2 update for Defy users in the UK

Motorola releases Android 2.2 update for Defy users in the UK

16 June, 2011 | comments (44)

It has been a long time coming but the Motorola Defy owners in the UK can now finally get some taste of Froyo on their phone that others around the world have been enjoying for some time now. Motorola has released a software update v34.177.3 for the...


Is the Nexus 4G Google's third phone? Specs get detailed

Is the Nexus 4G Google's third phone? Specs get detailed

15 June, 2011 | comments (43)

Take this with a pinch of salt because there is no official source, people. The guys over at BGR claim that they have gotten some details on the specs of the third Nexus phone by Google. And it is almost needless to say that they look more than...


GSMArena.com turns 11 today, happy birthday!

GSMArena.com turns 11 today, happy birthday!

15 June, 2011 | comments (964)

This is something, isn't it? Your beloved website turns 11 today. It's a big boy now and it's our honor to be part of the process and watch it grow and mature day after day. Looking over our shoulders, back to the year 2000, we can think of...

Tags: Misc


HTC takes its words back, Gingerbread for the Desire is a go

HTC takes its words back, Gingerbread for the Desire is a go

15 June, 2011 | comments (95)

Now that's a bit of unexpected news. HTC all of a sudden has decided that Gingebread will eventually come to the Desire. Yesterday the company announced that due to lack of memory the company's last year flagship is not eligible for an update to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Motorola Milestone 3 reviewed, the 4-inch qHD screen is PenTile

Motorola Milestone 3 reviewed, the 4-inch qHD screen is PenTile

15 June, 2011 | comments (47)

The Motorola Milestone 3 is still unofficial but its first full review just went online. The review confirms some specs, has an interesting discovery about the screen and brings benchmarks, camera samples and hands-on impressions. We've seen the...


HTC Desire will not be updated to Gingerbread

HTC Desire will not be updated to Gingerbread

14 June, 2011 | comments (243)

Bad news HTC Desire owners, HTC has just announced it won’t update the original Desire with Android 2.3 Gingerbread due to insufficient memory. You are now stuck with Froyo forever. Ok, this forever thing is overrated, but you surely won’t get...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI