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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...

Tags: HTC, Android, Sprint


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...

Tags: Meizu, Android


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...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


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...

Tags: Motorola, Android


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...

Tags: Huawei, Android


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...

Tags: Samsung, Android


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...

Tags: Sony, Android


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...

Tags: LG, Android, T-Mobile


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...

Tags: LG, Android


Xolo teases a new Black phone with twin-camera in a video

Xolo teases a new Black phone with twin-camera in a video

28 June, 2015 | comments (3)

Xolo posted a new teaser video about an upcoming smartphone from its new sub-brand Black. The clip focuses on one particular feature of the device - being stain and smudge-free. For a couple of seconds, the side and top-rear part of the...

Tags: Xolo, Android


Mysterious HTC smartphone with LTE support spotted at FCC

Mysterious HTC smartphone with LTE support spotted at FCC

28 June, 2015 | comments (10)

HTC is quietly working on yet another 4G LTE-enabled smartphone as it was tested at the FCC in the US. The listing reveals that the 4G LTE smartphone supports five-bands. The HTC smartphone with FCC ID NM80PM9110 supports 700MHz, 850MHz,...

Tags: HTC, Android


Purported image of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 frame leaks

Purported image of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 frame leaks

28 June, 2015 | comments (16)

Xiaomi’s upcoming budget level smartphone Mi Note 2 has hardly been a well kept secret. A purported image of the Redmi Note 2’s blue frame was captured recently. The image seems to have been taken at a testing area, probably within one of Xiaomi's...


Android 5.1 soak test started for Moto X (2014) on Verizon in US

Android 5.1 soak test started for Moto X (2014) on Verizon in US

28 June, 2015 | comments (4)

The first and second gen Moto X are about to get their Android 5.1 Lollipops update in the US and the rollout is expected to start next week. Carriers have already launched the the soak-test for the Moto X (2013) and Moto X (2014), which already got...


LG says no Android Lollipop plans for Vu 3

LG says no Android Lollipop plans for Vu 3

28 June, 2015 | comments (15)

LG has quietly shared that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update will not be released for the Vu 3 phablet which was announced in late 2013. The phablet launched in 2013 running Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The Korean company released Android 4.4...

Tags: LG, Android, Lollipop


Motorola started Android 5.1 soak test for Moto G 4G in US

Motorola started Android 5.1 soak test for Moto G 4G in US

28 June, 2015 | comments (12)

Motorola has started a soak-test of Android 5.1 Lollipop for the first generation Moto G 4G in the United States. David Schuster, senior director for software product management at Motorola Mobility confirmed the update. As expected, Android...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Purported OnePlus 2 image leaks, hints at 5.5

Purported OnePlus 2 image leaks, hints at 5.5" display

28 June, 2015 | comments (17)

A purported image of the OnePlus 2 has surfaced online along with some key details about the device’s appearance. The image features a sketch-effect filter and is different from the one we spotted in the company's photography...