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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...


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...


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 (94)

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...


LG G3 Stylus goes official with 5.5

LG G3 Stylus goes official with 5.5" display and 13MP camera

25 August, 2014 | comments (41)

LG officially took the wraps off the affordable G3 Stylus ahead of IFA. The previously leaked, 3G-only smartphone will be showcased at the company’s booth in Berlin next week. Despite sporting similar name and design as the company’s...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 mini will be Flipkart exclusive in India

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini will be Flipkart exclusive in India

25 August, 2014 | comments (20)

It appears that Flipkart will be exclusive retailer to offer the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini in India. The compact SM-G900 relative is expected go officially go on sale in the country in the coming days. The retail giant broke the news by posting...

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Details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 fingerprint scanner emerge

Details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 fingerprint scanner emerge

25 August, 2014 | comments (42)

Barely a few days after details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera made the rounds, juicy bits of information about on the fingerprint scanner of the device also made the rounds. Samsung’s upcoming flagship phablet will tote the same hardware...


Nexus X specs and Android version confirmed in benchmark

Nexus X specs and Android version confirmed in benchmark

25 August, 2014 | comments (58)

The yet to be revealed Nexus X smartphone made yet another appearance in AnTuTu. Made by Motorola, the device is expected to debut at some point this fall with proper flagship specs on board. Nexus X in AnTuTu (click to enlarge) The...


Affordable Huawei Honor 3C Play goes official

Affordable Huawei Honor 3C Play goes official

25 August, 2014 | comments (16)

Do you remember Huawei's teasers for the Honor 3C Play, that took jabs at Apple's iPhones? Well, the Honor 3C Play is now official, and just as promised, it is a downgraded and cheaper version of the existing Honor 3C. Huawei Honor 3C Play, also...


HTC confirms Desire 820 to pack 64-bit Snapdragon 615 chipset

HTC confirms Desire 820 to pack 64-bit Snapdragon 615 chipset

25 August, 2014 | comments (35)

64-bit smartphones are already a reality with the iPhone 5s while several manufacturers are competing to be the first to bring a 64-bit Android to market. HTC might claim that title with the mid-range Desire 820. The phone has been officially...

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Sony Z3 Tablet Compact alleged specifications surface

Sony Z3 Tablet Compact alleged specifications surface

25 August, 2014 | comments (16)

Sony has accidentally published a promo shot of its upcoming Z3 Tablet Compact alongside an Android Wear-powered smartwatch ahead of their IFA 2014 announcement. Up until now, the tablet's specs were shrouded in mystery, but thanks to a tip sent to...

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Top of the range Meizu MX4 gets caught in live photos

Top of the range Meizu MX4 gets caught in live photos

24 August, 2014 | comments (22)

Meizu MX4 made yet another unscheduled appearance. This time around, the top of the range mode (possibly dubbed MX4 Pro) showcased its sleek body in a quick photo shoot. As you can see in the image above, the top-end MX4 looks different and...

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Samsung releases another Galaxy Note 4 teaser video

Samsung releases another Galaxy Note 4 teaser video

24 August, 2014 | comments (68)

A couple of days after the first Samsung Galaxy Note 4 video teaser went live, the company released another one. The phablet is set to debut in less than two weeks, on September 3. Once again, the teaser video focuses on the Galaxy Note...

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