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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...


Google Nexus S with AT&T bands available in black or white, $600

Google Nexus S with AT&T bands available in black or white, $600

08 April, 2011 | comments (30)

AT&T users can grab a Google Nexus S with the proper 3G bands – sure, not from AT&T itself but there are other retailers that offer it. Even better, you have a choice between a black and a white color version – it was just black before. Google’s...


The BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 gets a quick hands-on action

The BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 gets a quick hands-on action

08 April, 2011 | comments (25)

Previously known as Dakota or Montana, the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9930 is just one of RIM’s new lineup of phones scheduled to be released this year. And now the touch bar gets some hands-on love and the initial impressions are not what you’d call...


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...