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ZTE coming with 8 phones to MWC, quad-core flagship included

ZTE coming with 8 phones to MWC, quad-core flagship included

23 February, 2012 | comments (10)

It's going to be a busy few days once the MWC starts - ZTE plans to introduce eight new devices at the Congress. The mix includes Android and Windows Phone smartphones, LTE and even a quad-core phone of their own. The new mobiles will be unveiled...


20 million Samsung Galaxy S II sold in 10 months

20 million Samsung Galaxy S II sold in 10 months

23 February, 2012 | comments (124)

The Samsung Galaxy S II has grown from a single phone to a diverse family of mobiles in all shapes and sizes. It took Samsung about three months to ship 5 million units and another two months for sales to reach 10 million. Now, sales of the...


HTC MWC lineup detailed - meet the One E, S and X

HTC MWC lineup detailed - meet the One E, S and X

23 February, 2012 | comments (36)

Three days before the HTC MWC press conference the curtain was lifted a little bit higher and we got to learn a bit more about their upcoming Android smartphones. As we know the Taiwanese company will unveil the HTC One X, HTC One E and HTC One S...


LG announces the Optimus 4X HD, to be showcased at the MWC 2012

LG announces the Optimus 4X HD, to be showcased at the MWC 2012

23 February, 2012 | comments (56)

Another day, another new LG phone. Today we will be talking about the new Optimus 4X HD, one of the most exciting phones to come out of LG recently. From the name you can tell that it will be a successor to the Optimus 2X, which it is, and it...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Motorola unveils Droid RAZR MAXX

Motorola unveils Droid RAZR MAXX "Red Carpet" edition

22 February, 2012 | comments (19)

This should hardly catch you by surprise, as we all know that putting the product in the hands of a celebrity tends to bode well for its sales. Motorola announced today the Droid RAZR MAXX "Red Carpet" edition - a limited run of the regular Droid...


LG X3 will hit the market as Optimus 4X HD

LG X3 will hit the market as Optimus 4X HD

22 February, 2012 | comments (20)

LG's upcoming X3 flagship, which we've told you about before, reportedly got its retail name outed. The NVIDIA Tegra 3 packing quad-core powerhouse with a massive 4.7" screen, Android Ice Cream Sandwich, and serious appetite for benchmarks will hit...


Water-resistant 13MP Fujitsu droid with Tegra 3 to come at MWC

Water-resistant 13MP Fujitsu droid with Tegra 3 to come at MWC

22 February, 2012 | comments (29)

Fujitsu teased its Tegra 3 smartphone at CES in January and promised to tell us more about it at the MWC at the end of this month. As it turns out, the wait has been well worth it, as the prototype about to be showcased has more than a powerful...


NEC is prepping three interesting LTE Android devices for the MWC

NEC is prepping three interesting LTE Android devices for the MWC

22 February, 2012 | comments (24)

NEC may not be among the top cellphone manufacturers, but that's because its phones and tablets are sold exclusively in Japan. Soon this is likely to change as it seems NEC is preparing to showcase at least three devices at the MWC 2012 in...

Tags: NEC, Touch UI, Android


Nokia teases PureView monster cameraphone on video

Nokia teases PureView monster cameraphone on video

22 February, 2012 | comments (197)

As MWC hype is picking up momentum, Nokia decided to join the fun and released a short video trailer of its upcoming PureView smartphone. The Nokia PureView is the rumored successor to the Nokia N8 camera-centered smartphone. Earlier online...


LG Optimus 3D Max is official, gives you more 3D enhancements

LG Optimus 3D Max is official, gives you more 3D enhancements

22 February, 2012 | comments (23)

LG just unveiled the glasses-free 3D smartphone Optimus 3D Max. The announcements comes hot on the heels of the Optimus 3D Cube and the two smartphones are almost identical in terms of specs. The LG Optimus 3D Max sports the same 1.2 GHz...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia Carla smartphones to ship in Q3, updates coming in Q4

Nokia Carla smartphones to ship in Q3, updates coming in Q4

22 February, 2012 | comments (92)

More details on the upcoming Nokia Carla release came in. The platform previously known as Symbian will get its next update in Q3 of this year, when the first smartphones running Nokia Carla will hit the shelves. According to the latest rumors,...


Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

22 February, 2012 | comments (14)

Samsung and T-Mobile USA announced the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G in early January, but it took them this long to announce the launch date (more frustratingly, they haven’t announced all the specs just yet). The Blaze 4G has a 3.97" Super AMOLED...


LG announces Optimus 3D Cube smartphone

LG announces Optimus 3D Cube smartphone

22 February, 2012 | comments (20)

After announcing the three new L-series smartphones yesterday, LG has yet another phone to announce before MWC. This one is the successor to the Optimus 3D and is called the Optimus 3D Cube. The Optimus 3D Cube improves upon its successor by...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Qualcomm S4 chipset benchmarks promise amazing performance

Qualcomm S4 chipset benchmarks promise amazing performance

21 February, 2012 | comments (49)

A fresh batch of benchmarks of Qualcomm's S4 platform show just how powerful the new Krait cores are. The tests were run on a reference platform, but since we don't care about the rest of the hardware (screen, camera, etc.), just the chipset...

Tags: Misc


Panasonic uncovers Eluga specs, live hands-on photos pop up

Panasonic uncovers Eluga specs, live hands-on photos pop up

21 February, 2012 | comments (76)

As promised yesterday, Panasonic unveiled the specifications of their Android smartphone dubbed the Eluga, expected to debut on the European market this March. The poorly named Eluga is powered by a dual-core 1GHz TI OMAP 4430 processor and...


LG announces L7, L5 and L3 - will be shown at MWC 2012

LG announces L7, L5 and L3 - will be shown at MWC 2012

21 February, 2012 | comments (70)

Following yesterday's "L" teaser LG has officially announced three new droids - the L7, L5 and L3. All three devices will be shown at the MWC next week. The Optimus L3, L5 and L7 The three Optimus L smartphones will feature square, thin...


Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

21 February, 2012 | comments (83)

Samsung has announced two new Android smartphones just a before the Mobile World Congress begins next week. The first one is the Galaxy Ace 2, which will have a 3.8-inch, 800 x 480 resolution display, 800MHz dual-core processor, 768MB RAM, 4GB...


ZTE announces new Tegra 2 based Mimosa X smartphone

ZTE announces new Tegra 2 based Mimosa X smartphone

21 February, 2012 | comments (9)

Along with the two new ICS handsets announced yesterday, ZTE had another ICS-based smartphone to announce before MWC. This one is called the Mimosa X and will be running on the Nvidia Tegra 2 processor. While that itself is nothing special, it will...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Touch UI


Quad-core Huawei Ascend D1 Q press shots surface

Quad-core Huawei Ascend D1 Q press shots surface

20 February, 2012 | comments (33)

It's no secret Huawei has big plans for its Sunday press conference. The event, which should kickstart the MWC will feature at least one quad-core smartphone device and we get to see its press shots in advance. The Huawei Ascend D1 Q will...


Sony Xperia U live photos leak again, still hot looking

Sony Xperia U live photos leak again, still hot looking

20 February, 2012 | comments (56)

We are really starting to worry that at the rate these leaks are going, Sony won't have much news for us at its MWC press conference on Sunday. The Sony Xperia U, which is one of the smartphones to go official there, leaked once again - this time in...