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Sharp to go global with its 16MP 3D AQUOS phone

Sharp to go global with its 16MP 3D AQUOS phone

24 May, 2011 | comments (33)

A few days ago, we showed you an Android running Sharp AQUOS phone with monster specs, and expressed our disappointment that the device is bound to stay Japan exclusive. Well, not anymore. Good news come today as Sharp announce their latest device...


ASUS teases with an upcoming droid, is it a tablet or a phone?

ASUS teases with an upcoming droid, is it a tablet or a phone?

23 May, 2011 | comments (52)

With Computex barely a week away, ASUS has decided to stir some excitement by publishing a fresh teaser on their Facebook page. There will be a new Android-running device form the the creators of the popular Eee Pad Transformer, and it might be more...

Tags: ASUS, Touch UI


Samsung resumes I9000 Galaxy S Gingerbread update

Samsung resumes I9000 Galaxy S Gingerbread update

23 May, 2011 | comments (171)

Well it's good news for all Galaxy S owners and an incentive for future Galaxy S II owners as Samsung has kept its promise to give the Gingerbread treatment to the Galaxy S at any cost. And it seems that the update is rolling out anew for the...


Next-gen iPhone to have a curved glass display?

Next-gen iPhone to have a curved glass display?

23 May, 2011 | comments (76)

As the WWDC comes closer and closer the rumor mill keeps churning details of the next-gen iPhone. This time we got word that the smartphone that will be named either iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S might have a curved glass display. The rumor was fueled by...


HTC EVO 3D price revealed: $200 with a contract and $500 without

HTC EVO 3D price revealed: $200 with a contract and $500 without

23 May, 2011 | comments (18)

Sprint, BestBuy and Radio Shack have been taking pre-orders for the HTC EVO 3D for a while now, but only we learn the pricing of the device. A leaked ad confirmed that the new HTC flagship will go for $200 on a two-year contract, and the nicely...


Apple is readying a TD-LTE capable iPhone for China Mobile

Apple is readying a TD-LTE capable iPhone for China Mobile

22 May, 2011 | comments (42)

China Mobile still doesn’t offer the iPhone officially, but this will change soon. China Mobile’s president announced a deal with Apple for a TD-LTE capable iPhone. And while the fact that the carrier will be getting the Apple smartphone...


Sharp treats us to a waterproof 16MP Android clamshell in 3D

Sharp treats us to a waterproof 16MP Android clamshell in 3D

20 May, 2011 | comments (126)

Prepare to feast your geeky souls on one of the hottest Android devices you have ever seen. Sharp has just unveiled the waterproof AQUOS PHONE THE HYBRID 007SH (a mouthful indeed) with a 16 megapixel camera and a 3.4” FWVGA stereoscopic display that...


Sony Ericsson competition teases two new phones: txt pro and Mix

Sony Ericsson competition teases two new phones: txt pro and Mix

20 May, 2011 | comments (41)

Sony Ericsson just announced a new Facebook competition searching phone reviewers among you. The most interesting thing about it is it shows two new touch feature phones - the txt pro and the Mix Walkman. To enter the competition you have to...


Nokia's WP7 phones to use U8500 dual-core 1.2GHz chipsets?

Nokia's WP7 phones to use U8500 dual-core 1.2GHz chipsets?

20 May, 2011 | comments (314)

The CEO of ST-Ericsson got chatty in front of Forbes and said that Nokia’s Windows Phone 7 devices will be powered by the U8500 dual-core CPU and its successors will go on to power Windows Phone 8 phones too. So far, Windows Phone 7 devices have...


Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Arc get Android 2.3.3 security update

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and Arc get Android 2.3.3 security update

20 May, 2011 | comments (46)

Sony Ericsson will be rolling out an update for Android 2.3.3 on their Xperia PLAY and Xperia Arc phones. The update will fix some security issues and will come with Sony Ericsson's latest Facebook integration which was introduced with the latest...


HTC HD7S coming to AT&T on 5 June for $199.99

HTC HD7S coming to AT&T on 5 June for $199.99

20 May, 2011 | comments (7)

AT&T will be expanding its Windows Phone 7 line with the large-screened HTC HD7S. The “S” in the name stands for S-LCD – the screen on AT&T’s HD7 model packs newer tech unlike the unbranded HD7, which uses regular TFT. The HTC HD7S will hit...


Android security fix coming, no device update necessary

Android security fix coming, no device update necessary

19 May, 2011 | comments (46)

Google is already hard at work to fix the security hole that affects the security of Android apps that sync with servers on the Internet. They have found a way to fix the problem without having to update users’ devices, which is good since 99.7% of...

Tags: Android, Misc


Pantech unveils 1.5GHz dual-core Vega Racer droid

Pantech unveils 1.5GHz dual-core Vega Racer droid

19 May, 2011 | comments (49)

Pantech has just announced what looks like the most powerful Android smartphone to date. The Pantech Vega Racer packs a dual-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz plus the Adreno 220 GPU, which is a mouth-watering combo. Unfortunately at launch the...

Tags: Android, Touch UI


Next-gen iPhone will have an 8 MP OmniVision camera, no LTE?

Next-gen iPhone will have an 8 MP OmniVision camera, no LTE?

19 May, 2011 | comments (55)

The rumor mill is churning up new speculations of the next-gen iPhone camera. The upcoming iDevice could very well end up with an OmniVision camera, instead of the previously rumored Sony snapper. Also an LTE-enabled iPhone is unlikely to hit the...

Tags: Apple, Sony, iOS, iPhone, Rumors


HTC Sensation launches today in the UK and France

HTC Sensation launches today in the UK and France

19 May, 2011 | comments (78)

France and the UK are seeing the HTC Sensation enter availability today. HTC's new super phone should go on sale today in France and if you’ve pre-ordered one from Vodafone UK, it should be arriving today. Here’s the breakdown – yesterday, French...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HP Pre 3 gets a pre-order at Amazon.de, yours for 449 euro

HP Pre 3 gets a pre-order at Amazon.de, yours for 449 euro

19 May, 2011 | comments (15)

The HP Pre 3 just received its first pre-order deal, courtesy of Amazon dot de. The 2.2-inch-screen WebOS smartphone will set you back 449 euro (about $640) with free shipping in Germany. There are still no estimates as to when the phone...

Tags: HP, WebOS, Touch UI


HTC Bresson equals WP 7.5 and 16 megapixel camera

HTC Bresson equals WP 7.5 and 16 megapixel camera

18 May, 2011 | comments (75)

One more phone popped out from the today's leaked T-Mobile roadmap - the HTC Bresson. We've already seen it though - it's the HTC's previously unknown 16 megapixel Windows Phone 7 gadget. We first met it in a leaked ad, revealing that HTC is...


Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro to hit O2 UK this June

Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro to hit O2 UK this June

18 May, 2011 | comments (29)

Sony Ericsson announced the Xperia mini and mini pro just recently and they were scheduled to hit the market in August. According to O2 though, the Xperia mini is going to launch this June in the UK. So, in case O2 UK didn't make a big mistake,...


T-Mobile 2011 roadmap leaked: plenty of droids incoming

T-Mobile 2011 roadmap leaked: plenty of droids incoming

18 May, 2011 | comments (9)

Here’s a huge spoiler for T-Mobile USA’s plans for this year – a month by month account of what phones the carrier will be releasing. They range from low-enders to really juicy ones like the myTouch 4G Slide, Bold Touch and, of course, the...


Samsung Hercules  for T-Mobile is the stuff from your dreams

Samsung Hercules for T-Mobile is the stuff from your dreams

18 May, 2011 | comments (45)

T-Mobile might be coming a bit late to the Galaxy S II party, but it seems that it will make a remarkable entrance. We just got word of the upcoming Samsung Hercules, which looks like the most powerful droid the company has ever built, combing the...