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ZTE could launch an 8-core A15-based Apache next year

ZTE could launch an 8-core A15-based Apache next year

26 November, 2012 | comments (85)

Rumored for a next year release comes the ZTE Apache. It will reportedly run on an 8 (that's right, eight) core processor made by MediaTek. It will be made using the TSMC 28 nm process with Cortex-A15 CPU inside. The ZTE Apache is expected to...


HTC Deluxe DLX not actually coming to Europe?

HTC Deluxe DLX not actually coming to Europe?

25 November, 2012 | comments (40)

When we caught a glimpse of the first official photos of the HTC Deluxe DLX a couple of days back , we were all but certain that it is only a matter of time before the quad-core beast with 1080p display makes its way to Europe. Therefore, the news...


Meizu MX2 images leak ahead of official announcement

Meizu MX2 images leak ahead of official announcement

16 November, 2012 | comments (53)

Meizu is all set to announce the successor to the Meizu MX later this month but before we get the official announcement, a couple of hands-on images of the phone have been leaked. The new phone ditches the iPhone-like design to a, well, less...


HTC Deluxe press image leaks out, causes excitement

HTC Deluxe press image leaks out, causes excitement

15 November, 2012 | comments (87)

For those of you who have been wondering when will the global version of the Verizon exclusive HTC DROID DNA become official, we have some great news. A press shot of the HTC Deluxe has made its way to Twitter. The yet to be announced smartphone...


HTC One X+ and One VX will hit AT&T on November 16

HTC One X+ and One VX will hit AT&T on November 16

12 November, 2012 | comments (6)

Right after it spilled the beans on the Samsung Galaxy Camera, AT&T announced pricing and retail availability of the HTC One X+ and One VX. The duo of LTE smartphones will be available on November 16, priced at $199.99 for the HTC One X+, and $49.99...


Samsung Galaxy Camera gets priced in the United States

Samsung Galaxy Camera gets priced in the United States

12 November, 2012 | comments (41)

AT&T announced pricing and availability of the Samsung Galaxy Camera. The point-and-shoot snapper with Android smartphone underpinnings will be available for purchase on November 16 for $499.99. The price tag will remain the same with or without an...


HTC DROID DNA gets revealed before its announcement

HTC DROID DNA gets revealed before its announcement

11 November, 2012 | comments (42)

In a manner, which has shaped up to be quite fashionable lately, the previously leaked HTC DROID DNA for Verizon Wireless got revealed only a couple of days before its official announcement is scheduled to take place. The DROID DNA name has been...


Samsung Galaxy Express to hit shelves November 16

Samsung Galaxy Express to hit shelves November 16

09 November, 2012 | comments (30)

The Samsung Galaxy Express midrange LTE-powered droid exclusive to AT&T is expected to become available for $99.99 with a two year contract starting Nov. 16. The Samsung Galaxy Express will feature a 4.5 inch Super AMOLED Plus screen of 480 x...


Sony takes over the Xperia S AOSP project, previews it

Sony takes over the Xperia S AOSP project, previews it

08 November, 2012 | comments (50)

Sony announced that it has taken the lead on the Android Open Source Project for its popular Xperia S smartphone. The exercise began back in August when Jean Baptiste Queru, Google’s Technical Lead of the AOSP announced it. The current progress on...


Apple drops out of Top 5 in China, Galaxy S III tops iPhone 4S in Q3

Apple drops out of Top 5 in China, Galaxy S III tops iPhone 4S in Q3

08 November, 2012 | comments (131)

The iPhone is the most common smartphone almost everywhere in the world... almost. According to analysts at Canalys, in the third quarter this year Apple dropped out of the Top 5 smartphone makers in the Chinese market. And it's an important...


Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1  rolling out now

Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 rolling out now

08 November, 2012 | comments (91)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet launched with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (unlike its smaller Note II sibling), but its Jelly Bean update has now started its rollout. It's the 4.1 version of Jelly Bean and not 4.2, but the differences between...


Sony Xperia V delayed to January, launches with Jelly Bean

Sony Xperia V delayed to January, launches with Jelly Bean

08 November, 2012 | comments (21)

Sony France tweeted the Xperia V launch will be delayed by a month. Instead of hitting the shelves in time for the holiday season at the end of this year, the Xperia V will premiere in January. The good news is the Xperia V will be running...


Sony C6603 ‘Yuga’ flaunts its 1080p display in live images

Sony C6603 ‘Yuga’ flaunts its 1080p display in live images

07 November, 2012 | comments (92)

Following the footsteps of its C650X Odin relative, it was time for Sony C6603 ‘Yuga’ to make an appearance. The upcoming Sony flagship has emerged in live photos, which barely leave anything to one’s imagination. The Sony C6603 ‘Yuga’ will...


Black HTC One S finally lands on T-Mobile US’s shelves

Black HTC One S finally lands on T-Mobile US’s shelves

07 November, 2012 | comments (7)

HTC One S has been on sale on T-Mobile for months now, but (unfortunately) the black colored version hasn't been available across the Atlantic until today. Potential users will finally be able to pick up the device in black with red accents....


HTC will hold an event in New York City on November 13

HTC will hold an event in New York City on November 13

06 November, 2012 | comments (41)

HTC has sent out invitations for an event in New York City, which will take place next Tuesday, November 13. The Taiwanese manufacturer will show off its “latest collaboration” with Verizon Wireless. Given the recent string of leaks, we can...


Motorola cancels ICS update for certain devices

Motorola cancels ICS update for certain devices

29 September, 2012 | comments (180)

Back in February, Motorola released a chart with names and dates that told us when each of its Android devices will be getting upgraded to Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. Unfortunately, it seems the company won't be able to keep its promise for all...


ICS updates for several Sony Xperia devices are now live

ICS updates for several Sony Xperia devices are now live

29 September, 2012 | comments (167)

After a spring filled with anticipation, the Xperia U, go and sola were among the last remaining devices among the new Xperia line to not be running Android 4.0. It's unsure whether the update brings with it some of the nifty ICS features we saw...


Samsung and AT&T announce four new upcoming devices

Samsung and AT&T announce four new upcoming devices

28 September, 2012 | comments (39)

Samsung and AT&T announced four Android devices which are bound to hit the carrier's shelves in the coming months. The bunch consists of three LTE smartphones and one tablet, which also packs the aforementioned network connectivity. We begin with...


Sony Xperia T available from Three UK for £29 on a contract

Sony Xperia T available from Three UK for £29 on a contract

28 September, 2012 | comments (17)

The Sony Xperia T is a great looking flagship, although its rather high initial pricetag puts it at something of a disadvantage compared to some certain quad-core offerings (the T itself offers a dual-core Krait CPU). Fortunately, Three UK is...


Amosu's Samsung Galaxy S III is lined with Swarovski crystals

Amosu's Samsung Galaxy S III is lined with Swarovski crystals

28 September, 2012 | comments (58)

The Samsung Galaxy S3 Swarovski Edition by Amosu Couture has some 500 Swarovski crystals in laid along the edge and the home key is adorned by no less than 16 Swarovski crystals. Other than the tricked out exterior, on the inside, the smartphone...