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Sony Xperia Z4 (or Z3 Neo) could be unveiled on April 20

Sony Xperia Z4 (or Z3 Neo) could be unveiled on April 20

14 April, 2015 | comments (60)

So far Sony hasn't announced a top of the line smartphone in 2015, in stark contrast to what happened over the last few years. However, we may now be pretty close to a new Xperia Z series handset getting official. On the other hand, there's growing...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Duos gets Android Lollipop update

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Duos gets Android Lollipop update

14 April, 2015 | comments (19)

The standard Samsung Galaxy Note 4 model got the Android Lollipop treatment two weeks ago. Users across Brazil, Europe, India, UAE and USA got the new firmware recently and others will follow suit very soon. Today Samsung launched the same update...


HTC announces Lollipop release for Desire Eye and Desire 816

HTC announces Lollipop release for Desire Eye and Desire 816

14 April, 2015 | comments (115)

Just few days ago the HTC Desire Eye started getting Android Lollipop treatment in its homeland - Taiwan. Today HTC UK announced the official rollout of Android 5 Lollipop firmware update for two Desire smartphones - Desire Eye and Desire...


Xiaomi H3Y may be the Redmi Note 2, to pack 1080p screen

Xiaomi H3Y may be the Redmi Note 2, to pack 1080p screen

14 April, 2015 | comments (22)

Xiaomi has two event scheduled for April, one tomorrow and one for April 23. The second one is likely for the Xiaomi Mi 4i (aka Ferrari), but the one tomorrow may be for the Xiaomi H3Y – a new Redmi phone. The basic specs of the H3Y were revealed...


Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge land on multiple UK carriers

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge land on multiple UK carriers

14 April, 2015 | comments (15)

Brits can now grab a Samsung Galaxy S6 or a Galaxy S6 edge from a number of retailers. Note that only the phones with smaller storage capacities are available, you'll have to wait a couple of weeks for the 64GB and 128GB models. You'll have to wait...


Yonhap: Korean Galaxy S6 sales reach record numbers

Yonhap: Korean Galaxy S6 sales reach record numbers

14 April, 2015 | comments (43)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge launched a few days ago and according to a Samsung official quoted by Yonhap News the flagship duo is on track to meet the high expectations analysts had before launch. Analysts kept increasing the predictions of...


More cases for the Xperia Z4 leak, or is it the Xperia Z3 Neo

More cases for the Xperia Z4 leak, or is it the Xperia Z3 Neo

14 April, 2015 | comments (19)

Yet more alleged cases for the Sony Xperia Z4 have leaked, this time including semi-transparent cases and flip cases. A separate rumor casts doubt on this and recent leaks about the Z4, saying that what we are seeing is merely a revamped...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Finnish luxury maker Legend decks out Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Finnish luxury maker Legend decks out Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

14 April, 2015 | comments (5)

Sometimes even Gorilla Glass 4 front and back nested into quality metal aren't premium enough and in these cases one has to turn to makers like Helsinki-native Legend. The luxury company has a selection of hand-made custom Samsung Galaxy S6 and...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Huawei P8 leaks in promo poster, still missing a fingerprint sensor

Huawei P8 leaks in promo poster, still missing a fingerprint sensor

14 April, 2015 | comments (20)

Huawei is finding a hard time keeping the upcoming P8 flagship under wraps. The handset went as far as showing up in live images a few days ago and now a promotional poster has been leaked revealing its color options. Apparently the smartphone...


Google Nexus 4 getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop update

Google Nexus 4 getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop update

13 April, 2015 | comments (32)

All those folks who have held on to their Google Nexus 4 smartphone released back in November 2012 will be happy to know that Google continues to shower updates for it. The Nexus 4 device owners are now getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop OTA...

Tags: LG, Android


HTC announces the M9+, E9+ and Desire 326G in India

HTC announces the M9+, E9+ and Desire 326G in India

14 April, 2015 | comments (28)

HTC has announced three new smartphones in the Indian market. The first is the very new HTC One M9+ that was revealed very recently. The M9+ is the bigger brother of the M9 and has a larger 5.2-inch Quad HD display, fingerprint sensor on the front,...

Tags: HTC, Android


Cyanogen OS 12 update is now rolling out to OnePlus One

Cyanogen OS 12 update is now rolling out to OnePlus One

13 April, 2015 | comments (137)

Cyanogen has finally released the much awaited, Android Lollipop-based Cyanogen OS 12 update for OnePlus One. As promised by OnePlus founder Carl Pei, the new firmware is available for all OnePlus One users. After an unexpected delay by a...


Lollipop now out for Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, Z3 Dual, Z Ultra

Lollipop now out for Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, Z3 Dual, Z Ultra

13 April, 2015 | comments (311)

After a very slow start, Sony is now adding more and more devices to the Lollipop update list every other week or so. The company may have been late to the Lollipop game, but at least it's releasing new software at a decent pace. The latest...


YU Yureka’s Lollipop update goes for approval, due soon

YU Yureka’s Lollipop update goes for approval, due soon

13 April, 2015 | comments (39)

Mircromax owned YU Televentures had plans to release the Android 5.0 Lollipop based update by the first week of April, but that didn't happen. Now the Indian startup’s official forum carries a post stating that Android Lollipop for Yureka can be...

Tags: Yureka, Android


Leaked ZTE Nubia Z9 render hints at Galaxy S6 edge-like design

Leaked ZTE Nubia Z9 render hints at Galaxy S6 edge-like design

13 April, 2015 | comments (20)

A new press render of the unannounced ZTE Nubia Z9 made the rounds online. The render hints that the Chinese manufacturer’s upcoming high-end smartphone will feature a slightly curved display a la Samsung Galaxy S6 edge. The slightly curved...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Verizon LG G3 getting Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update

Verizon LG G3 getting Android 5.0 Lollipop OTA update

13 April, 2015 | comments (23)

Verizon will be updating the LG G3 to Android 5.0 Lollipop through an OTA update. The update has been available through Verizon's desktop app but for those who don't want to deal with that the update will now be available directly on the device...

Tags: LG, Android


Motorola launches 2nd Gen Moto E 4G in India for $128

Motorola launches 2nd Gen Moto E 4G in India for $128

13 April, 2015 | comments (16)

Motorola has launched the 4G variant of the 2nd Generation Moto E in India. As before, the phone will be exclusively available through Flipkart. The 4G variant of the Moto E runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor as opposed to the...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 edge get 24K gold treatment

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 edge get 24K gold treatment

13 April, 2015 | comments (35)

Gold-plated smartphones have existed since the last decade and used to be in possession of select few. But now, anyone with a taste of extra bling and lots of cash to burn can get their latest Samsung smartphone gold plated. Karalux, the Vietnamese...

Tags: Samsung, Android


More alleged photos of Oppo R7 make the rounds on Twitter

More alleged photos of Oppo R7 make the rounds on Twitter

12 April, 2015 | comments (15)

More alleged photos of the unannounced Oppo R7 made the rounds on Twitter. The ultra-thin successor of Oppo R5 is expected to launch at some point in the near future. Once again, the purported images reveal that the upcoming handset will...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


LG G4 gets revealed ahead of its scheduled debut

LG G4 gets revealed ahead of its scheduled debut

11 April, 2015 | comments (289)

LG G4 got fully revealed well ahead of its scheduled April 28 debut. A product page of the smartphone with a number of official images and specs went live for several hours. It has already been taken down. In line with the official invites,...

Tags: LG, Android