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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...


ICS update for Sony Xperia ion to come next week

ICS update for Sony Xperia ion to come next week

14 September, 2012 | comments (54)

A twitter update from Rogers in Canada reveals that an ICS update is in the works for the Xperia ion. The update is scheduled to arrive next week, although the exact day is not specified. The Sony Xperia ion went international back in June,...


LG Optimus G coming to the US on September 19

LG Optimus G coming to the US on September 19

14 September, 2012 | comments (95)

LG and Qualcomm sent invitations for a joint event that will be held in New York on September 19. The invitation clearly shows that it will be all about some new smartphone and it would be a real shocker if the device in question isn't the US...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Motorola DROID RAZR M available now, starting at $50

Motorola DROID RAZR M available now, starting at $50

14 September, 2012 | comments (33)

The Motorola DROID RAZR M is the first of the new RAZR family to become available - you can get it right now online or from Verizon. The phone offers a 4.3" screen in a package about the same size as the new iPhone 5, a dual-core Krait processor...


Apple iPhone 5 pre-orders start, ships September 21

Apple iPhone 5 pre-orders start, ships September 21

14 September, 2012 | comments (223)

Just as promised at the iPhone 5 announcement event, Apple made the smartphone available for pre-order from its website today. If you live in the US, you'll also be able to book your Apple iPhone 5 directly from Verizon and AT&T. Initially,...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


iPhone 5 cannot do simultaneous voice and LTE data on CDMA

iPhone 5 cannot do simultaneous voice and LTE data on CDMA

14 September, 2012 | comments (129)

It has been discovered that the iPhone 5 won't be able to do simultaneous voice and LTE data on CDMA networks. This has been independently confirmed by both Verizon as well as Sprint in the US. Now it's not that you cannot do voice and LTE...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Samsung announces the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE for Sprint

Samsung announces the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE for Sprint

14 September, 2012 | comments (34)

Samsung has announced the new Galaxy Victory 4G LTE for Sprint, continuing their tradition of releasing phones that have ridiculously long name for no good reason. Other than that enormous name, the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE for Sprint also has...


Apple iPhone 5 expected to sell 10M units this month alone

Apple iPhone 5 expected to sell 10M units this month alone

13 September, 2012 | comments (325)

The Apple iPhone 5 is barely out the door and pre-orders haven't even started yet, but analysts have already come up with the first forecasts for its market performance. RBC Capital Markets is expecting the new iOS flagship smartphone to ship 8 to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Motorola Atrix HD gets a major OTA software update

Motorola Atrix HD gets a major OTA software update

13 September, 2012 | comments (25)

Owners of the Atrix HD, rejoice, as Motorla has launched a new software update bringing lots of improvements and bug fixes. The new enhancements list begins with improved Wi-Fi connectivity allowing for stronger connections. The power...


Apple iPhone 5 prices for UK and the rest of Europe revealed

Apple iPhone 5 prices for UK and the rest of Europe revealed

13 September, 2012 | comments (178)

The UK prices for the iPhone 5 will start from £529 (around €660) for the 16GB variety. The German and French SIM-free prices start from €679. Since the German and French pricing is the same, I guess those would be the starting prices for the...


Apple releases camera sample images from the new iPhone 5

Apple releases camera sample images from the new iPhone 5

13 September, 2012 | comments (155)

One of the key features that Apple chose to talk about during the iPhone 5 keynote yesterday was the camera. The camera on the iPhone 4S was already impressive and if Apple is to be believed, the one on the iPhone 5 is even better. Now on...


Here's where you can use the iPhone 5 'ultrafast LTE'

Here's where you can use the iPhone 5 'ultrafast LTE'

12 September, 2012 | comments (132)

While our friends across the Atlantic have been basking in the full shine of fast LTE wireless network connectivity, here in Europe the adoption rate has been... well, let's just say, less than stellar. But fast or not, LTE adoption in Europe...


Apple iPhone 5 goes official with an A6 chipset and 4-inch screen

Apple iPhone 5 goes official with an A6 chipset and 4-inch screen

12 September, 2012 | comments (964)

The iPhone 5 is now official. Apple has just unveiled its most latest iPhone to date. As it turned out all the previous leaks of images and specs were on the spot. The Apple iPhone 5 features a 4-inch Retina display with a resolution of...


Apple's iPhone 5 event live coverage

Apple's iPhone 5 event live coverage

12 September, 2012 | comments (393)

The Apple event is underway and the star of the show will be the new iPhone, though we expect to see a couple of new iPods as well. Here's the place where we'll be uploading the new info as soon as it becomes available, so make sure to keep an eye...


Galaxy S II to taste Jelly Bean in November, Galaxy S III in October

Galaxy S II to taste Jelly Bean in November, Galaxy S III in October

12 September, 2012 | comments (63)

Samsung Sweden, Norway and Denmark posted update schedules for all recent Galaxy models on their Facebook pages. All lists are identical and give information for the firmware updates on Galaxy S III, S II, S II LTE; all available slates, Omnia W...


Apple Store is down, iPhone 5 name shows up in search results

Apple Store is down, iPhone 5 name shows up in search results

12 September, 2012 | comments (124)

Some events are closely associated with certain imagery. There are a lot of pumpkins around Halloween, a decorated tree on Christmas, lots of fireworks on New Year's Eve and, of course, the Apple Store goes down every time there's a new Apple...


Samsung's JK Shin predicts 30 million Galaxy S III sales in 2012

Samsung's JK Shin predicts 30 million Galaxy S III sales in 2012

12 September, 2012 | comments (40)

Today may be the iPhone 5 day, but the head of Samsung Mobile – JK Shin - is trying to steal some spotlight too. He spoke about company’s expectation and plans about the the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. According to Shin, the Galaxy S III...


Sony Xperia SL now available in several markets

Sony Xperia SL now available in several markets

12 September, 2012 | comments (39)

The Xperia SL has been quietly released by Sony, and can be found across various retailers in the US and Europe. Perhaps the reason why there's not much fanfare around the new device is that Sony does not want to interfere with sales of its...


EE's LTE-enabled Galaxy S III will run Jelly Bean out of the box

EE's LTE-enabled Galaxy S III will run Jelly Bean out of the box

12 September, 2012 | comments (15)

Yesterday, EE (formerly Everything Everywhere) announced that it'll be launching the first 4G LTE network in the UK with the Samsung Galaxy S III LTE and four other phones as the first handsets to support it. Now it seems there will be a...