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Google releases updated Android 5.1.1 factory image for Nexus 7

Google releases updated Android 5.1.1 factory image for Nexus 7

30 June, 2015 | comments (10)

Google has released an updated Android 5.1.1 factory image, carrying build number LMY48G, for the Nexus 7 (2013). Although no official changelog is available for the update at the moment, it's likely a minor release aimed at fixing some of...

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Moto X (2nd Gen) for Verizon is getting Android 5.1 OTA

Moto X (2nd Gen) for Verizon is getting Android 5.1 OTA

30 June, 2015 | comments (0)

Just two days ago, Verizon announced the soak-test of Android 5.1 for the Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen) in the US and now the update is rolling out. Some Moto X (2nd Gen) owners on Verizon network have already received the update. The new update...


Samsung Galaxy A8 hands-on video surfaces

Samsung Galaxy A8 hands-on video surfaces

30 June, 2015 | comments (19)

The Galaxy A8 is heading our way. We've heart it loud and clear and its really getting to a point where the amount of rumors for the upcoming handset is getting ridiculous. The phablet has appeared in live images, as well as the certification...


Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G receives a price cut in India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G receives a price cut in India

30 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4G phablet has received a price cut in India and it is being sold for INR 2,000 ($31) less than the usual price. #7999RedmiNote4G The favourite Redmi Note 4G is now ₹2000 off. Get it now at only ₹7,999 on...

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Motorola Droid Turbo Android 5.1 update expected later this week

Motorola Droid Turbo Android 5.1 update expected later this week

30 June, 2015 | comments (4)

If you own a Motorola Droid Turbo and have been wondering when the Android 5.1 Lollipop update will hit your device, here is some good news: the soak test for the update has already begun, and if everything goes well, it will roll out later this...

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AT&T’s HTC Desire Eye will get the Lollipop update tomorrow

AT&T’s HTC Desire Eye will get the Lollipop update tomorrow

30 June, 2015 | comments (6)

Following the rollout across several regions, AT&T’s version of the selfie-centric HTC Desire Eye will also receive the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update starting tomorrow. Great news for HTC Desire Eye AT&T owners! We've just received technical...

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LG Volt 2 and Tribute 2 now available on Boost Mobile

LG Volt 2 and Tribute 2 now available on Boost Mobile

30 June, 2015 | comments (6)

The LG Volt 2 and Tribute 2 smartphones - which are successors to last year's Volt and Tribute - are now available for purchase in the US, where Boost Mobile is selling them for $150 and $100, respectively. Specs-wise, the Volt 2 is powered...

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Sprint will push Android 5.1 Lollipop to HTC One M9 tomorrow

Sprint will push Android 5.1 Lollipop to HTC One M9 tomorrow

30 June, 2015 | comments (7)

Android 5.1 Lollipop for the HTC One M9 owners on the Sprint network will start rolling out beginning tomorrow. This news comes from Mo Versi, VP of product management at HTC USA. HTC One (M9) Sprint Owners! We have received technical approval on...

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Honor 7 by Huawei leaks in photos and video ahead of its launch

Honor 7 by Huawei leaks in photos and video ahead of its launch

29 June, 2015 | comments (9)

Images and video of Honor 7 by Huawei made the rounds on the web ahead of the device’s launch. The Chinese manufacturer’s high-end smartphone will make its official debut tomorrow, on June 30. The live images of Honor 7 reveal a body with a...


Alleged press renders showcase the unannounced Moto G (2015)

Alleged press renders showcase the unannounced Moto G (2015)

29 June, 2015 | comments (33)

Purported press renders of the unannounced Moto G (2015) made the rounds online. The successor of Motorola Moto G (2014) is expected to make its official debut in the near future. The images showcase the device in a white color scheme. The...


Meizu will launch MX5 tomorrow in India too

Meizu will launch MX5 tomorrow in India too

29 June, 2015 | comments (12)

Meizu is ready to launch the MX5 in a Full Metal Jacket style in China tomorrow. In addition to China, the metal-clad device will also debut in India. As reported earlier, Meizu MX5 features a 5.5” 1080p display and MediaTek Helio X10...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Plus rumored to pack 3,000 mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy S6 Plus rumored to pack 3,000 mAh battery

29 June, 2015 | comments (25)

Alleged details about the specs of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 Plus made the rounds online. Codenamed Project Zero 2, the previously rumored high-end smartphone is expected to debut during IFA in Berlin in September. Bearing the model...


OnePlus 2 will have a fingerprint sensor

OnePlus 2 will have a fingerprint sensor

29 June, 2015 | comments (20)

OnePlus seemingly can't let go of its past marketing ways. Last year the Chinese company introduced its first handset by drip feeding people information about it in a continuous teaser campaign that lasted for weeks, and now it's doing the exact...

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Motorola Droid Kinzie for Verizon is detailed too

Motorola Droid Kinzie for Verizon is detailed too

29 June, 2015 | comments (5)

The Motorola device with the model number XT1585, which is apparently codenamed Kinzie, has been leaked about a month ago when it was said to be on its way to Verizon. Hence, it's definitely going to use Droid branding. Some of its specs were outed...

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Huawei Honor 7 variants rumored to differ in design

Huawei Honor 7 variants rumored to differ in design

29 June, 2015 | comments (6)

The Huawei Honor 7 - which has already been the subject of several leaks - will come in two variants differing in both design and specifications, according to the latest report out of China. As per the report, the low-end version will sport...

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HTC Aero to be in the One crew, headed to Sprint

HTC Aero to be in the One crew, headed to Sprint

29 June, 2015 | comments (11)

The HTC One M9+ is headed to the Old Continent in Q3, but it will be far from the last high-end HTC device this year. Well-known leaker Evan Blass mentioned earlier the HTC Aero will follow the M9+ and has now dug up some additional info. The...


Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Value Edition gets Android 5.1.1

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Value Edition gets Android 5.1.1

29 June, 2015 | comments (35)

Samsung is rolling out an Android update for the Galaxy Grand Prime Value Edition that brings the OS version to 5.1.1. The smartphone, which in fact hasn't yet been announced officially, was last spotted in a benchmark running Android...

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Sony considering manufacturing smartphones in India

Sony considering manufacturing smartphones in India

29 June, 2015 | comments (61)

Sony might soon start manufacturing smartphones in India. Sony India Managing Director Kenichiro Hibi said the company is "very seriously" considering starting a manufacturing facility in India. The move comes to comply with India's recent...

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T-Mobile LG Leon LTE tipped to cost just $80 from June 28-30

T-Mobile LG Leon LTE tipped to cost just $80 from June 28-30

29 June, 2015 | comments (4)

Just over a month after it started selling the LG Leon LTE smartphone, T-Mobile has slashed the price of the handset, although for a limited period only. The device will be available for just $80 from June 28-30. The information was revealed...

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LG G4 Stylus now available for purchase in Greece

LG G4 Stylus now available for purchase in Greece

28 June, 2015 | comments (21)

The G4 Stylus smartphone - which was announced by LG last month - has now been released in Greece, making it the first European country where the mid-ranger is available for purchase. Greek online retailer e-shop.gr is selling the Titanium...

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