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BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

14 April, 2011 | comments (12)

Two 30-second promo clips of the upcoming BlackBerry Bold Torch 9860 and BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 leaked today. As you'd imagine, the videos show some of the main features of the two phones and reconfirm RIM's intentions of putting them into...


LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

14 April, 2011 | comments (34)

The LG Optimus 2X will be getting updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread this summer. That’s according to the FAQ section of LG Denmark’s support site. The release date for the update isn’t as specific as some of you might have hoped for, but it's still...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Here is what 2011 holds for Windows Phone 7 - on video

Here is what 2011 holds for Windows Phone 7 - on video

13 April, 2011 | comments (89)

MIX11, Microsoft's developer conference devoted to all things Windows Phone, announced the latest features that developers will be able to get their hands on for free from May. Among other things, Joe Belfiore (Corporate VP for Windows Phone...


Samsung unveils Galaxy S Plus, ticks at 1.4GHz

Samsung unveils Galaxy S Plus, ticks at 1.4GHz

13 April, 2011 | comments (41)

Samsung has been treating the Russian market with an unusually warm heart lately. The other day they announced the Star II Duos and today it has pulled the veil on the special Galaxy S Plus, with both targeted to launch in Russia. The phone will...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II leaks again, specs confirmed

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II leaks again, specs confirmed

13 April, 2011 | comments (45)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II, codenamed Mango, has leaked again in a Chinese forum, accompanied by a slew of photos. The rumored Android 2.3 and 1 GHz Snapdragon CPU are all but confirmed. This is the second leak of photos of the XPERIA...


Sony Ericsson launches its own channel in Android market

Sony Ericsson launches its own channel in Android market

13 April, 2011 | comments (40)

Sony Ericsson announced today the launch of its own channel in Google's Android Market. The company is the first among the major manufacturers to undertake such a venture. The purpose of the channel is to provide the users of Sony Ericsson Android...


Dual-SIM Samsung Star II Duos to set foot in Russia this May

Dual-SIM Samsung Star II Duos to set foot in Russia this May

12 April, 2011 | comments (19)

Samsung is going release a special version of the Star II, part of the Duos series. The device, oddly enough, will be available only in Russia and, as the name suggests, it has Dual SIM functionality. The Samsing Star II Duos has a bigger...


HTC Sensation goes official, it's like an EVO 3D without the 3D

HTC Sensation goes official, it's like an EVO 3D without the 3D

12 April, 2011 | comments (51)

The HTC press conference in London is over and the HTC Sensation was the only announced handset. It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, records 1080p videos and comes with an even better looking HTC Sense UI. Check our live report...


Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

12 April, 2011 | comments (223)

Say hello to a new business model from Nokia and a new music-minded one too – the Nokia E6 and the Nokia X7 just went official. Also, the much awaited Symbian^3 update has arrived and it’s called Anna. First, let’s talk new models. Both the E6...


HTC Sensation (a.k.a. Pyramid) confirmed by Vodafone UK

HTC Sensation (a.k.a. Pyramid) confirmed by Vodafone UK

12 April, 2011 | comments (36)

You’re a little early to the party, aren’t you HTC Sensation? Well, come right in anyway. We wouldn’t turn a phone with 1.2GHz dual-core Snapdragon and 4.3” qHD (960 x 540 pixels) S-LCD display away. The HTC Sensation (codename “Pyramid”) is...


LG Optimus 3D headed to the UK in a white cloak

LG Optimus 3D headed to the UK in a white cloak

12 April, 2011 | comments (18)

LG Optimus 3D is coming in white too, but for now it seems to be exclusive for UK only. In case the black color was the only thing stopping you to place a pre-order, then you are a lucky one today. Currently the white Optimus 3D is offered...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Samsung Galaxy S II officially coming to UK on May 1st

Samsung Galaxy S II officially coming to UK on May 1st

11 April, 2011 | comments (59)

Samsung fans rejoice! The highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S II will hit the retail network in the United Kingdom on May 1st after a series of delay rumors. As you already know, we have already gone up close and personal with the device and we are...


Specs leak: BlackBerry Torch 9860 (Monza), Bold Touch 9900 (Dakota)

Specs leak: BlackBerry Torch 9860 (Monza), Bold Touch 9900 (Dakota)

11 April, 2011 | comments (30)

The BlackBerries keep leaking - it’s the Dakota (a.k.a. Bold Touch) and the Monza (GSM version of the Monaco) this time around. What leaked are sheets of each and every spec for both phones – there are no leaked official photos but we have...


HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

11 April, 2011 | comments (20)

The smallest of HTC’s S trio, the HTC Wildfire S, is now available on pre-order in the UK. It's set to launch on 13 May. You have a choice between getting the Gingerbread droid on a contract or SIM-free from several retailers. The SIM-free HTC...


Nokia X7 shows up on video sporting Symbian's latest UI

Nokia X7 shows up on video sporting Symbian's latest UI

11 April, 2011 | comments (184)

After a long and dramatic series of rumors, and only two days before Nokia's online event, a promotional video of Nokia X7 for Three UK surfaced in YouTube, and brought a great deal of excitement to us. The relatively short video clip should...


Samsung talk of their plans for Bada 2.0 in 2011

Samsung talk of their plans for Bada 2.0 in 2011

10 April, 2011 | comments (58)

Samsung held a press conference last Thursday to talk about its successes of 2010, their plans for 2011 and more specifically to promote Bada 2.0 with the first information regarding the next 'Wave' of handsets. 2010 saw Samsung France sell...


Motorola Atrix 4G for AT&T going for $49.99 right now

Motorola Atrix 4G for AT&T going for $49.99 right now

10 April, 2011 | comments (29)

If you still think that a powerful smartphone transforming into a netbook through an add-on is a great idea, but too pricey you might be in luck. The Motorola Atrix 4G for AT&T is going for $50 just for this weekend (it will be $100 after that) and...


HTC breaks records, Android smartphones help a lot

HTC breaks records, Android smartphones help a lot

09 April, 2011 | comments (65)

HTC have quietly been breaking their own records with overall revenue for the first quarter of 2011 at around $3.6 billion. The Taiwanese phone makers of humble corporate beginnings have yielded a net income for Q1 2011 that nearly triples what...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo not coming to the UK until July

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo not coming to the UK until July

08 April, 2011 | comments (26)

It looks like the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo won't be hitting UK shores and getting into the hands of prospective buyers as early as the 19 April. UK retailer Clove who originally reported that release date have stated that: "We published this...


Android will rule the smartphones, WP7 will be second, says Gartner

Android will rule the smartphones, WP7 will be second, says Gartner

08 April, 2011 | comments (122)

According to the analysts over at Gartner, Android will be the most popular mobile OS in the next four years reaching almost 50% market share. Meanwhile Windows Phone will catch up and overtake the second place from iOS by 2015 with 20% market...