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The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos goes official

The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos goes official

01 September, 2012 | comments (44)

Samsung keeps expanding its Duos lineup of Android smartphones with two SIM slots. The latest addition goes by the name Samsung Galaxy Pocket Duos and should be the most affordable dual-SIM droid offering by the company. Running on Android...


Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

Xperia T and J to hit UK on September 5, Tablet S costs £329

31 August, 2012 | comments (34)

Carphone Warehouse has issued a press release announcing three important things – the UK release dates for the recently unveiled Xperia T and Xperia J and the retail price of the Xperia Tablet S. The Xperia T and Xperia J smartphones will hit...


Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE live pictures and benchmarks

31 August, 2012 | comments (104)

The Galaxy Note II LTE is here and it looks identical to its LTE-less global counterpart. We asked around and turns out that the Note II LTE has the same innards as well - a quad-core Exynos 4412 Quad SoC with an additional LTE chip...


Huawei announces the Ascend G600 smartphone with 4.5

Huawei announces the Ascend G600 smartphone with 4.5" display

31 August, 2012 | comments (20)

Huawei announced the Ascend G600 Android smartphone. The latest member of the increasingly popular model range sports mid-range specs and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Huawei Ascend G600 is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU. There's...


Nokia Lumia 920 with PureView and 820 WP8 devices leak

Nokia Lumia 920 with PureView and 820 WP8 devices leak

31 August, 2012 | comments (584)

We all knew this was coming sooner or later - the next line of Lumia smartphones, sporting the Windows Phone 8 OS with a pinch of PureView. Two leaks showing the alleged Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 have popped up on Twitter courtesy of @evleaks. The...


Apple loses its patent lawsuit against Samsung in Japan

Apple loses its patent lawsuit against Samsung in Japan

31 August, 2012 | comments (162)

A week after its major court victory on its home turf in the United States, Apple lost a patent lawsuit case against Samsung in Japan. Tokyo District Judge Tamotsu Shoji ruled that Samsung's smartphones and tablets do not infringe Apple's patents...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


Samsung Ativ S hardware hands-on at IFA

Samsung Ativ S hardware hands-on at IFA

31 August, 2012 | comments (74)

The smartphone member of Samsung's new Ativ family, the Ativ S, is the first Windows Phone 8 device to go official. Unfortunately, a Microsoft embargo forbid us from being able to get any pictures of the device turned on, so we'll have to share our...


Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs

Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs

31 August, 2012 | comments (70)

The first official Windows Phone 8 devices is already out in the open, but upcoming WP8 phones from other makers are constantly leaking out. Today, it's the HTC Accord, which we saw in a leaked roadmap in late June. Someone from XDA-Developers,...


ZTE Grand X IN announced, live photos are inside

ZTE Grand X IN announced, live photos are inside

30 August, 2012 | comments (13)

ZTE just announced its first ever smartphone powered by an Intel chip. The ZTE Grand X IN is running on the Atom Z2460, which is a single-core CPU operating at 1.6GHz bundled with Intel's Graphics Media Accelerator running at 400MHz and 1GB of...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Touch UI


Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

30 August, 2012 | comments (21)

The Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE has made another appearance before its official announcement. Unlike the last one from a couple of days back however, we get to see the upcoming smartphone in the flesh this time. With a 4.3" qHD display...


Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II to cost €639.90 in Germany

Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II to cost €639.90 in Germany

30 August, 2012 | comments (84)

The Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II announcement event last night answered most of the questions about the second-gen phablet, but there was nothing mentioned about the pricing of the device. Well, here comes Vodafone Germany to the rescue, giving us...


Sony Xperia TX, T and V benchmark scores are here

Sony Xperia TX, T and V benchmark scores are here

30 August, 2012 | comments (439)

As you probably noticed, we are back at the Sony booth at the IFA floor. After we put the cameras of the newly unveiled trio of Android smartphones to the test we are now ready to try and evaluate the performance of their chipsets. The Xperia...


LG outs Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Korean Optimus 2X

LG outs Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Korean Optimus 2X

30 August, 2012 | comments (49)

Owners of the Korean LG Optimus 2X SU660, rejoice! As promised earlier, LG has delivered an update for your device, which will finally let it experience the tasty Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The update build name is V30x name, which as our...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Galaxy S III, Note and Note 10.1 to taste Jelly Bean very soon

Galaxy S III, Note and Note 10.1 to taste Jelly Bean very soon

30 August, 2012 | comments (87)

Samsung shared some info on the upcoming Jelly Bean updates for the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note smartphones and the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet. The trio is currently running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Yesterday, at its pre-IFA press...


HTC announces Desire X, their new Android budget smartphone

HTC announces Desire X, their new Android budget smartphone

30 August, 2012 | comments (85)

HTC has announced the new Desire X, their latest Android budget smartphone. The Desire X has a 4-inch, 800 x 480 resolution, Super LCD, Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon SoC with dual-core 1GHz CPU and Adreno 203 GPU, 768MB of RAM, 4GB internal...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung ATIV S is the first official Windows Phone 8 smartphone

Samsung ATIV S is the first official Windows Phone 8 smartphone

29 August, 2012 | comments (309)

The Galaxy Note II wasn’t the only flagship device that Samsung announced at its pre-IFA press conference. The company also revealed the first ever Windows Phone 8 smartphone – the Samsung ATIV S. The ATIV S is built around a 4.8-inch Super...


Samsung Galaxy Note II is now official, sports a new S Pen

Samsung Galaxy Note II is now official, sports a new S Pen

29 August, 2012 | comments (187)

The Samsung Galaxy Note II is now official. The second generation of the highly popular phoneblet made its debut at the Samsung pre-IFA press conference and confirmed most of the rumors from the past few weeks. The Samsung Galaxy Note II is...


Sony unveils new Xperia phones, Xperia T leads the charge

Sony unveils new Xperia phones, Xperia T leads the charge

29 August, 2012 | comments (151)

A couple of days before IFA kicks off officially, Sony unveiled its lineup for the expo. The company announced four new Xperia smartphones along with a new Xperia tablet. It should come as no surprise that Android Ice Cream Sandwich powers the whole...


Apple's injunction hearing against Samsung set for Dec 6

Apple's injunction hearing against Samsung set for Dec 6

29 August, 2012 | comments (109)

The US court set the date for the Apple injunction hearing, where the Cupertino-based company will be able to present its permanent sales ban claims against Samsung smartphones, which overstep Apple patents. The hearing has been scheduled for...


Motorola to announce an Intel-powered smartphone on Sept 18

Motorola to announce an Intel-powered smartphone on Sept 18

29 August, 2012 | comments (25)

It appears that September will be a busy month for Motorola. The company is having a joint event with Verizon on September 5, dedicated to the DROID RAZR HD, but they'll also have something for their European fans. We just got an invitation for...