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The Sony Xperia ion coming to AT&T in Q2 2012

The Sony Xperia ion coming to AT&T in Q2 2012

09 January, 2012 | comments (33)

AT&T are racking up the points right now as they announce a host of devices looking to make use of their fancy new LTE network, including contributions from the likes of HTC, Nokia. It is Sony, however who bring this tasty morsel of technological...


LTE HTC Titan II  with 16 MP camera revealed, heads for AT&T

LTE HTC Titan II with 16 MP camera revealed, heads for AT&T

09 January, 2012 | comments (48)

The LTE-packing HTC Titan II just made its public debut at CES 2012. What might turn out to be the hottest Windows Phone smartphone for sometime to come is going to hit AT&T in the first half of the year. First and most importantly, the HTC...


Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

09 January, 2012 | comments (21)

We are hours away from the event that should see the official announcement of the Nokia Lumia 900 here at CES 2012. What we have here is the first official press photo of the Nokia Lumia 900 (as previous leaks have reportedly been just very good...


BlackBerry 7.1 OS out now, brings Wi-Fi hotspot and calls

BlackBerry 7.1 OS out now, brings Wi-Fi hotspot and calls

09 January, 2012 | comments (43)

RIM has just released an update for its lineup of BlackBerry 7 OS-running smartphones. Version 7.1 brings a few new features and updates a few of the native Blackberry apps. The new features are: Mobile Hotspot - up to five devices supported...


Fujitsu to unveil ICS smartphone with quad-core Tegra 3 at CES

Fujitsu to unveil ICS smartphone with quad-core Tegra 3 at CES

09 January, 2012 | comments (17)

A leaflet that was distributed to journalists at the start of this year's CES which suggests that Fujitsu might have a real beast in store for us. According to it the Japanese will have a new Ultra High-spec Android smartphone with the quad-core...


LG Spectrum goes official, joins the Verizon LTE gang on Jan 19

LG Spectrum goes official, joins the Verizon LTE gang on Jan 19

09 January, 2012 | comments (9)

The long rumored LG Spectrum for Verizon just become official at the LG CES event in Las Vegas. We already knew pretty much everything about this monster, but it wont hurt to go through its sweet-sounding specs once again. LG press...


HTC confirms ICS update for 7 smartphones via Facebook

HTC confirms ICS update for 7 smartphones via Facebook

09 January, 2012 | comments (31)

HTC's Turkish branch just confirmed through their Facebook page that 7 of the company's smartphones will receive an Ice Cream Sandwich update this month, but promptly removed the notice soon after. The devices in question are the Sensation,...

Tags: HTC, Touch UI, Android


Huawei Ascend P1 and Ascend P1 S droid beasts announced

Huawei Ascend P1 and Ascend P1 S droid beasts announced

09 January, 2012 | comments (49)

Huawei just unveiled two super-sleek Android smartphones - the Ascend P1 and P1 S. At just 7.69mm the Huawei Ascend P1 is one hot droid, while the P1 S profile measures the amazing 6.68 mm. Huawei Ascend P1/P1 S And the fun doesn't stop...


Nokia Lumia 900 to come at CES, have a metal body?

Nokia Lumia 900 to come at CES, have a metal body?

09 January, 2012 | comments (64)

Two people close to Nokia revealed for the New York Times that the Finnish manufacturer will introduce metallic Windows Phone-based smartphone, the Lumia 900 today at CES 2012. The Lumia 900 is no secret, since it has been leaked numerous times...


Lenovo unveils  Ideapad S2, the S2 smartphone and K91 TV

Lenovo unveils Ideapad S2, the S2 smartphone and K91 TV

09 January, 2012 | comments (14)

Lenovo has officially outed the IdeaPad S2 slate, which is direct competitor to the Asus Transformer duo and the S2 smartphone - a midrange Android Gingerbread-running device. The S2 IdeaTab is a 10" slate running on Android 4.0 (just like the...


Tizen screenshots  leak, might debut on Samsung I9500

Tizen screenshots leak, might debut on Samsung I9500

09 January, 2012 | comments (74)

We really liked MeeGo, for as little as it lasted, but MeeGo is dead. Long live Tizen! Someone got their hands on the Tizen SDK and snapped several screenshots. Note that they are not from a real device but from an emulator. Still, it's a preview of...


Leaked shots of the Sony Ericsson MT27i 'Pepper' emerge

Leaked shots of the Sony Ericsson MT27i 'Pepper' emerge

08 January, 2012 | comments (52)

Cast your eyes on the yet to be announced Sony Ericsson MT27i, codenamed 'Pepper'. This is to be the intended successor to the Xperia neo V, which launched back in October. Based on the design language we've seen from the likes of Sony Ericsson's...


Fujitsu launches ARROWS ES IS12F smartphone in Japan

Fujitsu launches ARROWS ES IS12F smartphone in Japan

08 January, 2012 | comments (31)

Fujitsu has taken a bit of a liking to making ultra-thin smartphones. After the Arrows F-07D was announced back in November as the thinnest smartphone in the world at just 6.6mm thickness, the Japanese manufacturer is back with the new ARROWS ES...


AT&T to get their own flavour of the Samsung Galaxy Note

AT&T to get their own flavour of the Samsung Galaxy Note

07 January, 2012 | comments (28)

CES looks to play host to AT&T's suspected unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note for the US market. The Pocket Now team have some pretty sharp looking images that could at least demonstrate how the Galaxy Note would look if it joined AT&T's...


Samsung Galaxy S 'Value Pack' firmware leaks

Samsung Galaxy S 'Value Pack' firmware leaks

07 January, 2012 | comments (110)

A few days ago we heard from Samsung that they have dropped plans to release the 'Value Pack' update to Galaxy S owners, which was supposed to improve performance and add features found in Ice Cream Sandwich. The reason for this stated by Samsung...


Is Apple planning to soon ship iPhones with quad-core chips?

Is Apple planning to soon ship iPhones with quad-core chips?

07 January, 2012 | comments (154)

Some reliable people have discovered quad-core processor support into the iOS 5.1 beta code. So, we could expect quad-core iPhones and iPads in the near future. Shocker? Of course not. But its good to know Apple is already working on the next...


Here's the real Sony Ericsson Nozomi again, this time with benchmarks

Here's the real Sony Ericsson Nozomi again, this time with benchmarks

06 January, 2012 | comments (105)

The Sony Ericsson Nozomi (or Arc HD if you will) is certainly not enjoying anonymity. The smartphone leaked so many times that we are afraid its manufacturer will have little news for us at the announcement event, which is scheduled for next...


The next Sony Ericsson Xperia teased, could it be the Arc S

The next Sony Ericsson Xperia teased, could it be the Arc S

06 January, 2012 | comments (57)

Today we got the third teaser about the upcoming new Xperia phone. It will be announced on CES in Las Vegas in a few days. Unfortunately, all three teases show a device awfully similar with the arc/arc S rather than highly awaited arc HD,...


White Galaxy Nexus image surfaces, not as white as expected

White Galaxy Nexus image surfaces, not as white as expected

06 January, 2012 | comments (25)

The news that Samsung has almost completed the development of the white Galaxy Nexus broke yesterday, but we only get the first actual photos of the smartphone now. As it turns out the white Galaxy Nexus won't be completely repainted (as was our...


Sprint intros the Samsung M370 and a frost white Epic 4G Touch

Sprint intros the Samsung M370 and a frost white Epic 4G Touch

06 January, 2012 | comments (3)

Samsung and Sprint announced the upcoming availability of two new devices - the Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch in frost white and the cheap gray clamshell - M370. The frost white Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch The Galaxy S II for Sprint is called...