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The jury reached a verdict in Apple vs. Samsung case

The jury reached a verdict in Apple vs. Samsung case

24 August, 2012 | comments (1256)

The tech's biggest court trial has ended with a verdict in Apple's favor. After a relatively short deliberation, the jury decided rather overwhelmingly that Samsung infringed Apple's intellectual property with multiple devices. The Korean company...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


LTE-version of Samsung Galaxy S III headed to Germany

LTE-version of Samsung Galaxy S III headed to Germany

24 August, 2012 | comments (36)

We've got some good news to our Galaxy S III-loving European friends with a thing for 4G networks. According to the (usually very reliable) SammyHub, Samsung is preparing to bring the LTE version of its flagship smartphone to markets outside Korea...


LG Singapore confirms ICS for Optimus 2X, Black, 3D, LTE, Prada

LG Singapore confirms ICS for Optimus 2X, Black, 3D, LTE, Prada

24 August, 2012 | comments (66)

The last few weeks must have been really confusing for the LG Optimus owners around the globe. The company's 2011 lineup was first promised ICS updates but then those were delayed, denied, faked and for a brief moment it appeared that the saga will...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC 'Proto' images leak, looks like the Desire V

HTC 'Proto' images leak, looks like the Desire V

24 August, 2012 | comments (20)

The Verge has uncovered pictures of an upcoming HTC phone, known for now as the HTC 'Proto'. It is said that this will be the successor to the HTC One V in the international markets, and has a 4-inch, WVGA display, 5 megapixel camera and a dual-core...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


T-Mobile allegedly cancels the Galaxy Note in the US

T-Mobile allegedly cancels the Galaxy Note in the US

24 August, 2012 | comments (20)

Many were surprised when T-Mobile decided to release the Galaxy Note in the US last month, almost a year after the phone was launched internationally and seven months after it was launched by AT&T. But what caused the most confusion was...


Sony Xperia J ST26i official image leaks

Sony Xperia J ST26i official image leaks

24 August, 2012 | comments (69)

Sony seems to be on a mission to flood the market with as many smartphones as possible. The latest member of this crusade is the Xperia J ST26i, which was spotted by ePrice. The Xperia J will be a mid-range budget smartphone that comes with...


European HTC One S receives OTA update to ICS 4.0.4

European HTC One S receives OTA update to ICS 4.0.4

23 August, 2012 | comments (89)

We received a few reports that the European variant of the Krait-packing HTC One S is getting an over the air update. The new firmware brings Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.4 and the latest Sense version 4.1 to the HTC mid-range smartphone. As...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Xiaomi sold 200,000 Mi-One S phones in less than 30 minutes

Xiaomi sold 200,000 Mi-One S phones in less than 30 minutes

23 August, 2012 | comments (45)

A week ago, Chinese Android phone maker Xiaomi announced the Mi-Two - the first phone to have a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset with a quad-core Krait processor and Adreno 320 GPU. At the same event, Xiaomi announced the Mi-One S, an updated version of...


Next generation iPhone cable with smaller connector spotted

Next generation iPhone cable with smaller connector spotted

23 August, 2012 | comments (87)

We have seen images of the next generation iPhone in the past using a smaller version of the 30-pin dock connector that Apple has been using for so long. Now we have a photograph of a cable that goes perfectly with this new port, and it comes...


Qualcomm and LG collaborate on quad-core Krait smartphone

Qualcomm and LG collaborate on quad-core Krait smartphone

22 August, 2012 | comments (56)

Qualcomm has announced that its latest Snapdragon S4 Pro platform is finally going to debut on a global smartphone. Built by LG the new Android handset features a quad-core Krait CPU, the latest Adreno 320 GPU and LTE connectivity. Qualcomm...

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LG Optimus LTE2 may go international as the Optimus G

LG Optimus LTE2 may go international as the Optimus G

22 August, 2012 | comments (55)

South Korea may soon not be the only country to enjoy 4G goodness of the LTE2, as the rumored Optimus G is set to bring its impressive specs to other markets. The LG Optimus G will feature an updated 13 MP camera (a step up from the 8 MP...


Samsung pushes back Tizen to 2013, Bada almost certainly dead

Samsung pushes back Tizen to 2013, Bada almost certainly dead

22 August, 2012 | comments (78)

It's no secret that Samsung has for a long time planned to phase out its homegrown smartphone platform, Bada, and replace it with Tizen. While many of us hoped to see the first Tizen-running phone from Samsung this year, it seems like Samsung is...


More than half of WP phones worldwide are Nokias

More than half of WP phones worldwide are Nokias

22 August, 2012 | comments (161)

Nokia has bet the house on Windows Phone and the numbers show that the Finnish company dominates the field when it comes to Microsoft's mobile OS. The stats were posted by the analysts over at Localytics and are based on app usage statistics from...


Acer announces ICS-powered Liquid Gallant and Gallant Duo

Acer announces ICS-powered Liquid Gallant and Gallant Duo

21 August, 2012 | comments (21)

Acer has just announced its IFA lineup 10 days before the expo kicks off. It seems Acer has no intention to hold a press-conference like the others, but we will be able to find and see the new phones on its booth starting on August 31. The two...


Xperia 2011 smartphones get an update, it's still ICS

Xperia 2011 smartphones get an update, it's still ICS

21 August, 2012 | comments (178)

Sony will push a new update for the Xperia 2011 smartphones starting this week. It will keep the Android version at 4.0.4 but will bring some "bug fixes, performance tweaks and other improvements". The first handsets to receive the new update...


Leaked specs could be showing a revamped Nexus

Leaked specs could be showing a revamped Nexus

21 August, 2012 | comments (56)

SamMobile.com have unearthed some specs of a peculiar Samsung device that has a model number I9260. The device is similar to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, offering a 4.65" SuperAMOLED display but raises the bar with two Cortex-A9 cores clocked at 1.5...


Preview of Sony Xperia J comes before the official announcement

Preview of Sony Xperia J comes before the official announcement

21 August, 2012 | comments (30)

Info on the Sony Xperia J has leaked before, but now the smartphone followed in the footsteps of the Xperia T (Mint) and Xperia XT (Hayabusa) and got a preview before its official announcement, which should happen at IFA (starting at the end of this...


Leaked iPhone 5 parts fit nicely into supposed frame

Leaked iPhone 5 parts fit nicely into supposed frame

21 August, 2012 | comments (65)

iResQ, an Apple gadgets repairing company, decided to try and assemble a dock connector and headphone jack cable into a supposed, early-build, next-gen iPhone frame. The two fitted perfectly meaning that the leaked parts could in fact be part of the...


Samsung Galaxy S II Plus pictures leak

Samsung Galaxy S II Plus pictures leak

21 August, 2012 | comments (43)

A Chilean carrier VTR has what it claims to the Galaxy S II Plus on its website, complete with pictures and a spec page. The phone looks strangely identical to the T-Mobile version of the Galaxy S II (T989). In fact, if you go through the...


Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G appears on the company's website

Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G appears on the company's website

20 August, 2012 | comments (14)

Samsung's freshly renamed and yet to be announced Galaxy S Relay 4G made a brief appearance on the Korean company's official website. The images of the smartphone reveal its physical hardware in full detail, thus leaving nothing to imagination. They...