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Samsung: The Galaxy S II is still set for April launch

Samsung: The Galaxy S II is still set for April launch

07 April, 2011 | comments (108)

Yesterday we got indications that the Samsung Galaxy S II launch will be delayed by as much as a month. But now Samsung stepped up and announced (via Twitter) that the Samsung Galaxy S II flagship will still arrive on time in April to scheduled...


Leak: T-Mobile G2x launches 15 April, T-Mo G-Slate to cost $530

Leak: T-Mobile G2x launches 15 April, T-Mo G-Slate to cost $530

07 April, 2011 | comments (11)

The T-Mobile G2x went official last month but we still don’t have an official launch date. We do have an unofficial one though thanks to some leaked materials from T-Mobile - next Friday, 15 April, is the purported launch date. The Tegra 2...


How do you use your phone? Here comes the survey

How do you use your phone? Here comes the survey

06 April, 2011 | comments (81)

Last week we told you about our plan to find out how you are using your phone. Well now we are delivering the survey that we promised and we are hoping that you will spare a few minutes and fill it in for us. The survey is here. We carefully...

Tags: Misc


HTC Pyramid to be called Sensation, launches next week?

HTC Pyramid to be called Sensation, launches next week?

06 April, 2011 | comments (30)

You’ve probably heard the words “HTC Pyramid” very often over the last few weeks and rumor has it you’ll be hearing more about as next week's HTC event draws closer. Except you’ll hear Sensation from now on – reportedly, that’s the phone’s official...


Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II dual-core CPU will run at 1.2 GHz

Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II dual-core CPU will run at 1.2 GHz

06 April, 2011 | comments (173)

The Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is a pretty powerful beast as it is with its Exynos chipset featuring a dual-core Cortex-A9 CPU and Mali 400 GPU. However Samsung obviously decided 1GHz is not good enough for their flagship so they are adding even more...


iPhone 5 may be announced this June after all, or not

iPhone 5 may be announced this June after all, or not

06 April, 2011 | comments (78)

June and Apple's WWDC is coming, but still there are no rumors on the iPhone 5. Yesterday two independent reports indicated the iPhone 5 will be launched at the end of June and the opposite thing - it will not launch until...


Galaxy S Gingerbread update imminent, coming in weeks time

Galaxy S Gingerbread update imminent, coming in weeks time

06 April, 2011 | comments (29)

We know the Galaxy S is getting the official 2.3 version of Android (Gingerbread) some time this month. But the UK operator Three has confirmed the update for its customers is coming in the next two weeks. That's great news for Galaxy S...


New WebOS HP touch bar and Verizon Pre 3 shot in the wild

New WebOS HP touch bar and Verizon Pre 3 shot in the wild

06 April, 2011 | comments (6)

Two new things have just escaped the HP camp - an unannounced HP touch-only phone running on webOS and the HP Pre 3 running on Verizon's network. The unnanounced webOS phone As you can see from the picture, the mysterious new HP phone looks...

Tags: HP, webOS, Touch UI, Rumors


Nokia E7 shipping in the US, available for $649 from Amazon

Nokia E7 shipping in the US, available for $649 from Amazon

06 April, 2011 | comments (50)

The wait is over - if you were waiting for the Nokia E7 to start shipping in the US that is. It's available for a shade under the pre-order price of $679 (SIM unlocked, no contract). Hope you like the gray one though as that's the only color version...


Samsung Galaxy S II launch pushed back to late April or May

Samsung Galaxy S II launch pushed back to late April or May

06 April, 2011 | comments (72)

Initially there were signs that we might get to see the Samsung latest Android flagship - I9100 Galaxy S II hit the shelves in the first quarter of the year, but apparently that didn't happen. The latest information on the matter suggests that the...


Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

05 April, 2011 | comments (91)

Nokia is holding an event dedicated to Symbian smartphone on 12 April. Inviting the press to go and "discover what's new with Symbian smartphones" the Finnish company will most likely announce a new addition to its smartphone lineup. Or at least...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo hitting the UK on 19 April, 360 pounds

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo hitting the UK on 19 April, 360 pounds

05 April, 2011 | comments (34)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo is on its way to British retailer Clove and it will take a couple of weeks to get there. The Gingerbread running droid is pretty close specs-wise to the Arc flagship, but with a bit less extravagance and with a price tag...


Blackberry Bold Touch 9930 video tutorials reveal the new BB OS 6.1

Blackberry Bold Touch 9930 video tutorials reveal the new BB OS 6.1

05 April, 2011 | comments (21)

Video demos of version 6.1, the next iteration of the Blackberry OS, surfaced online and by the looks of it... it's much like ver 6.0. The videos also show the not yet announced Blackberry Bold Touch 9930. The phone featured in the videos is no less...


Nokia is going to launch 40 phones this year

Nokia is going to launch 40 phones this year

04 April, 2011 | comments (241)

Nokia plans on launching 40 new handsets this year, including at least 12 smartphones. The news comes directly from the Vice President and Marketing Director of Nokia India. The VP said we can expect some big announcement after mid-April. The...


Android in March 2011: Froyo and Gingerbread shares are on the rise

Android in March 2011: Froyo and Gingerbread shares are on the rise

04 April, 2011 | comments (40)

Google has just updated the Android platform version distribution charts. Just as expected Froyo and Gingerbread market shares continue to climb, while Honeycomb is still unable to make an impact. The outdated Eclair, Donut and Cupcake continue on...


XPERIA X10 mini pro successor leaks again, codenamed Mango

XPERIA X10 mini pro successor leaks again, codenamed Mango

04 April, 2011 | comments (41)

The successor to the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini pro reminds us again of its existence through another leak. The diminutive QWERTY-side slider refreshes the specs of the original with new software, bigger screen and more powerful internals. We...


Samsung Galaxy Neo announced, headed to Korea

Samsung Galaxy Neo announced, headed to Korea

03 April, 2011 | comments (63)

Samsung just announced another member of the Galaxy Android-running lineup. The Galaxy Neo will be a Korea-only smartphone that belongs to the upper midrange segment. The Samsung Galaxy Neo exterior is identical to the Galaxy Ace, but for the...


Photos of Symbian^3-running Nokia T7-00 leak, some specs too

Photos of Symbian^3-running Nokia T7-00 leak, some specs too

03 April, 2011 | comments (121)

Live photos of the unannounced Nokia T7-00 just surfaced in China. Apparently the Symbian^3 smartphone will be a slightly trimmed-down version of the Nokia N8 flagship, dropping the 12 megapixel shooter, but retaining the sleek aluminium unibody...


Sony to manufacture iPhone 5 camera, 8MP all but certain

Sony to manufacture iPhone 5 camera, 8MP all but certain

03 April, 2011 | comments (121)

There has been a lot of speculation about the iPhone 5 but the camera department has rarely been mentioned. Well now we know its manufacturer and resolution. Previously there was just those vague rumors that Apple is considering changing their...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


BlackBerry Touch Monaco leaks in live pictures

BlackBerry Touch Monaco leaks in live pictures

01 April, 2011 | comments (48)

BlackBerry Touch Monaco, also known as Monza, has leaked again and this time we get live photos. The smartphone is said to run on the BlackBerry OS 6.1 and tie closely to your BlackBerry ID. The Monaco and Monza monikers actually mark two...