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Another image of the Sony Xperia Z3 leaks

Another image of the Sony Xperia Z3 leaks

24 July, 2014 | comments (57)

Two new images have leaked showing the alleged Sony Xperia Z3, currently a rumored future flagship prospect for the Japanese company. While the images don't really reveal much about the phone's innards they show the exterior and it looks the same...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC One (M8) receives Android 4.4.3 KitKat update

HTC One (M8) receives Android 4.4.3 KitKat update

24 July, 2014 | comments (17)

HTC's Vice President of Management, Mo Versi, has posted a tweet saying that the HTC One (M8) Android 4.4.3 OTA update will arrive "late next week." The update will be available to the international unlocked version of the phone as well as its...

Tags: HTC, Android


Broadcom pulling out of cellular baseband business

Broadcom pulling out of cellular baseband business

24 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The mobile market is losing another big player Broadcom has announced that it will wind down its cellular baseband business. The company previously considered a sale, but settled on shutting down the business, which "minimizes the ongoing losses...

Tags: Misc


Sony Xperia Z3 hits the FCC in Japan and International flavors

Sony Xperia Z3 hits the FCC in Japan and International flavors

24 July, 2014 | comments (31)

The Sony Xperia Z3 has payed a visit to the FCC where it has successfully undergone certification. The phone has also passed its Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and NFC certification processes. The Xperia Z3 has entered the FCC doors with the codename...

Tags: Sony, Android


Allwinner announces its first 64-bit chipset

Allwinner announces its first 64-bit chipset

24 July, 2014 | comments (14)

Allwinner announced that it will be launching its first 64-bit chipset by the end of the year. A 64-bit version of Android is ready and will be shown running on the Juno development platform at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair in October. Details...

Tags: Misc, Android


Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks, comes with a 4.7

Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks, comes with a 4.7" display

24 July, 2014 | comments (61)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has recently joined our rumor mill via a small leaked photo. What we knew is the Alpha smartphone has metallic iPhone-like frame and plastic rear cover. The specs also differed from the constantly leaking Galaxy F - the Galaxy...


OnePlus One will be officially available in India some day

OnePlus One will be officially available in India some day

24 July, 2014 | comments (54)

Fans of the OnePlus One in India will no longer have to import their phone from the US in the future. If all goes according to plan, the OnePlus One will be officially coming to India. Talking on their official forum, the company indicated...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


LG electronics sells 14.5 million smartphones in Q2

LG electronics sells 14.5 million smartphones in Q2

24 July, 2014 | comments (53)

LG Electronics just released its quarterly results for the second financial quarter of this year and things are looking good for the company. LG reported second-quarter 2014 net profit of KRW 412 billion (USD 399.8 million) and operating...

Tags: LG


Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

23 July, 2014 | comments (76)

Xiaomi made its debut in India this month, and yesterday the Chinese smartphone maker held its first flash sale in the subcontinent. The company proudly boasted that its Mi 3 sold out in under 40 minutes. However, Xiaomi omitted to mention just...


Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

23 July, 2014 | comments (8)

Verizon has just announced the HTC One Remix, its branded version of the HTC One Mini 2. Apart from heavy carrier branding, the phone is virtually unchanged from its original form. That means the One Remix comes with a 4.5" HD display and a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

23 July, 2014 | comments (48)

The leaks about the iPhone 6 are everywhere these days, pouring in like there's no tomorrow. But what about when Apple will actually announce its latest smartphone? Thanks to a few unnamed sources, who claim they were briefed on the Cupertino...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

23 July, 2014 | comments (74)

Unlike most of its competitors, Sony refreshes its flagship Android line up twice every year. It looks like the company is already gearing up to introduce the next-generation Xperia Z smartphone, as the rumors and leaks have started to pour...


Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5

Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5" display launches

23 July, 2014 | comments (12)

Affordable carrier branded smartphones is probably are the easiest way to jump onto the smartphone bandwagon. Vodafone, with its newest offering, the Smart Power 4 will be hoping to bolster its smartphone sales in the United Kingdom. Vodafone...

Tags: Vodafone, Android


iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

23 July, 2014 | comments (22)

Online retailer XtremeGuard has the Apple iPhone 6 covered with screen protectors. The listings have both the rumored 4.7" as well as the 5.5" iPhone 6 models. The site offers protectors for the iPhone 6 and 6c but interestingly thinks that Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

23 July, 2014 | comments (39)

The European Samsung Galaxy S5 is currently receiving an over the air update that carries performance improvements with it. The update comes in two parts - the first one is the huge chunk clocking in at 194MB and right after it comes a 1MB...


OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

23 July, 2014 | comments (49)

If you have been hunting around for an invite for the OnePlus One, here's your chance to score one. For a limited period of time (only today), the company is giving you a chance to win from one of the 5,000 additional invites from its...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

22 July, 2014 | comments (81)

The Nokia Lumia 530 is official and is even less of an upgrade than we expected. It comes in single-SIM and dual-SIM versions which will come out in August and cost 85 ($115) before taxes and subsidies. The phone has a 4" display with 854 x 480...


Microsoft ends fiscal year in good form

Microsoft ends fiscal year in good form

23 July, 2014 | comments (16)

Microsoft has posted its earnings report for the quarter ending this June and with it the company wraps up its entire fiscal year. The results in Microsoft's Q4 are $4.6 billion net income on $23.38 billion of revenue. Although positive the results...


Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

22 July, 2014 | comments (89)

Apple's revenues for Q3 2014 are in and the Cupertino tech-giant has brought in some decent numbers. The company has reported $37.4 billion in revenue; very close to the optimistic forecast of $38 billion. The nt profit Apple was able to make in Q3...

Tags: Apple, iOS


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6" ZTE Olympia for T-Mobile has some specs leaked

22 July, 2014 | comments (7)

It looks like ZTE is working on a new handset for T-Mobile's exclusive benefit. Its codename is Olympia, and its model number will be Z970. The image you can see on the left shows it and has surfaced yesterday, while today more details about the...