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Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

27 August, 2014 | comments (48)

The official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper made the rounds online. The colorful image confirms the QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) resolution of the upcoming phablet’s display. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 official wallpaper (click to view in full...

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Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

27 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Yesterday, a Huawei executive confirmed the existence of the Ascend P7 sporting a sapphire display. He even showcased it during an interview. Today, the company's PR team was quick to follow on that action and make the smartphone official. Well,...

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Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

27 August, 2014 | comments (9)

Archos put out one its traditional "here's what we'll announce" announcements. It details three phones, two tablets and additional gadgets that will be shown at IFA at the start of next month. Details for the first two Android phones are available...


LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7

LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7" phablet with LTE-A, laser focus

27 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The US-bound LG G Vista is going to Asia as the LG Gx2. It's a 5.7" phablet that replaces last year's LG Gx but with less impressive specs. The screen is an IPS LCD with 720p resolution and the processor is a 1.2GHz quad-core (most likely a...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 preview surfaces

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 preview surfaces

27 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, the latest iteration in the company's Mega phablet lineup, has shown up across various Asian tech sites after being quietly launched in various Asian markets like Malaysia last week. A preview of the device has surfaced on...

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New iPhone 6 images emerge, September 9 mentioned again

New iPhone 6 images emerge, September 9 mentioned again

26 August, 2014 | comments (149)

The Apple iPhone 6 rumors are starting to pour in frantically as the launch event nears. The latest one clings to the September 9 announcement date instead of the September 19 one and complements the statement with a list of the specs and a ton of...

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LG teases G Watch R in an image on Facebook

LG teases G Watch R in an image on Facebook

27 August, 2014 | comments (4)

We have gotten a sneak peek at LG's upcoming Android Wear smartwatch, apparently known as the G Watch R. The video LG released earlier didn't really show much, other than brag about the fact that it will have a full circle display (unlike the...

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CPU-Z confirms 64-bit Tegra K1 SoC for Nexus 9

CPU-Z confirms 64-bit Tegra K1 SoC for Nexus 9

26 August, 2014 | comments (39)

While we've been waiting for HTC and Google to announce an 8.9" Nexus tablet we've been treated to more than one leak about the coveted Nexus 9. The latest one is from hardware-assessing app CPU-Z, which confirms the SoC in charge of the tablet is...


BlackBerry Passport detailed review appears ahead of launch

BlackBerry Passport detailed review appears ahead of launch

27 August, 2014 | comments (50)

BlackBerry plans to launch the Passport in September, but luckily for everyone who has been expecting it, a detailed review has surfaced before its debut. It comes courtesy our Czech colleagues from Mobilenet.cz and reveals just about everything...

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HTC Desire 510 goes official with mid-range specs and LTE

HTC Desire 510 goes official with mid-range specs and LTE

26 August, 2014 | comments (22)

HTC announced the Desire 510 smartphone. The newcomer combines mid-range specs and LTE connectivity. HTC Desire 510 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU and Adreno 306 GPU. That's the first 64-bit...

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Two more Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teasers are now out

Two more Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teasers are now out

26 August, 2014 | comments (57)

Samsung released two more Galaxy Note 4 teaser videos. The phablet is set to debut in less than two weeks, on September 3. The new videos feature the same “Ready to note?” theme like the previous two, but focus on long-time Samsung Galaxy...

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IUNI U3 packs 5.5” QHD display, high-end specs, and $325 price tag

IUNI U3 packs 5.5” QHD display, high-end specs, and $325 price tag

26 August, 2014 | comments (43)

The Gionee spinoff manufacturer IUNI took the wraps of the premium, yet highly affordable U3. The handset packs a flagship worthy spec sheet, coupled with the barely believable price tag of CNY 2,000 (around $325). IUNI U3 features a 5.5” QHD...

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Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

Sony Xperia Z3 gets disassembled before its official unveiling

26 August, 2014 | comments (84)

The yet to be revealed Sony Xperia Z3 got fully disassembled before its official announcement. Sony’s next flagship is going to debut at the manufacturer’s IFA press conference next week, on September 3. The images of the devices teardown...

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Amazon only managed to sell 26,000 Fire phones, study says

Amazon only managed to sell 26,000 Fire phones, study says

26 August, 2014 | comments (39)

According to ad viewing traffic from Chitika Insights the Amazon Fire phone commands around 0.015% of ad serving in the US for the last 20 days of Chitika's research. Coupled with the comScore data that in the three months ending June 2014 there...


Nokia Lumia 530 hits the shelves in UK, prices start at £87

Nokia Lumia 530 hits the shelves in UK, prices start at £87

26 August, 2014 | comments (21)

The single-SIM flavor of Nokia Lumia 530 went on sale today in the UK, about two weeks earlier of previous estimates. Three UK retailers have the Lumia 530 already in stock and you can get it right now. Unlocked-Mobiles has the lowest...


Huawei teases Ascend Mate 7 in new ad, gives us a peak

Huawei teases Ascend Mate 7 in new ad, gives us a peak

26 August, 2014 | comments (15)

Huawei has been extensively using the number 7 in its teasers for the upcoming IFA event. The latest one is dubbed "7 Mates For 7 Dreamers," a not so subtle hint at the upcoming Huawei Ascend Mate 7. You can just about see the metal back of the...

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Xiaomi Redmi 1S on sale in India on September 2

Xiaomi Redmi 1S on sale in India on September 2

26 August, 2014 | comments (92)

Xiaomi is finally launching the Redmi 1S in collaboration with Flipkart. The device is going to come to users on September 2 and you can register to buy the device will open today on Flipkart. The price of INR 5,999 (around $99) is lower than...

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Huawei Ascend P7 with sapphire display confirmed by top exec

Huawei Ascend P7 with sapphire display confirmed by top exec

26 August, 2014 | comments (22)

Huawei's Device Chairman Yu Chengdong first brought to light the possibility of a Huawei Ascend P7 in an interview at the beginning of the month, during which he even pulled out a sapphire display-toting P7. Now, Chengdong has posted a picture of...


HTC One (M8) for Windows now available on Amazon for $50

HTC One (M8) for Windows now available on Amazon for $50

26 August, 2014 | comments (7)

Verizon's HTC One (M8) for Windows is now available for purchase at Amazon US. It costs just $49.99 with a two-year contract. You can get the contract-free (but Verizon-branded) model for $599.99. The smartphone went official a week ago as a...


Leaked iPhone 6 manual shows brand new design

Leaked iPhone 6 manual shows brand new design

26 August, 2014 | comments (112)

The previous iPhone 6 box we saw proved to be fake but here's something that may be more plausible. What you see here is a small card that allegedly will come inside the new iPhone boxes – it serves as a sort of manual for the iPhone. The card...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors