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DLNA certifies mysterious Samsung Stealth V Froyo droid

DLNA certifies mysterious Samsung Stealth V Froyo droid

25 November, 2010 | comments (18)

DLNA has certified an intriguing Samsung phone - the Stealth V, a Froyo-running droid with a 4.3-inch AMOLED screen and an 8MP camera. It doesn't sound like the rumored Nexus S but it just might be the Galaxy S successor. The Samsung SCH-i510...


Nokia E7 might be delayed until January 2011, costs 700 euro?

Nokia E7 might be delayed until January 2011, costs 700 euro?

24 November, 2010 | comments (202)

Two weeks ago Nokia has reported the QWERTY slider E7 will launch in December. But a popular online retailer lists the E7 for January 2011 availability on a quite hefty price. Despite Nokia's Twitter announcement, Expansys is listing the E7 on...


Motorola Defy getting Froyo in Q1 2011, XT720 will remain on Eclair

Motorola Defy getting Froyo in Q1 2011, XT720 will remain on Eclair

24 November, 2010 | comments (52)

Motorola has some good news and some bad news - the Motorola Defy will be getting Froyo in Q1 next year, the XT720 is forever stuck at Eclair and older models won't even see Donut. A table reveals all and breaks owners' hearts. So, the Motorola...


Acer unveils a new smartphone with a 480 x 1024 pixels screen

Acer unveils a new smartphone with a 480 x 1024 pixels screen

23 November, 2010 | comments (97)

Acer has just announced one of the most peculiar, yet sweet sounding Android smartphones of the season. Packing the highest resolution display in the Android realm sans tablets, of course, but with a 4.8-inch screen, the new Acer smartphone may as...


Damian Dinning stands up for Nokia’s Full Focus cameraphones

Damian Dinning stands up for Nokia’s Full Focus cameraphones

23 November, 2010 | comments (139)

We stumbled upon an interesting post on the Nokia Conversations blog, concerning the company’s new Full focus technology. In a fiery speech, Damian Dinning (Nokia’s camera division guru) defends Full Focus cameraphones and has made it clear why...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Motorola Olympus enters rumor land, boasts Android and Tegra 2

Motorola Olympus enters rumor land, boasts Android and Tegra 2

23 November, 2010 | comments (26)

Tegra 2 seems to be the hottest thing in Android town - the Motorola Olympus is yet another dual-core Android that has entered the rumor mill. Apparently, there is a second Olympus too though there's not a shred of info on it. The Tegra 2...


iOS 4.2 arrives today, prepare your iDevice for update

iOS 4.2 arrives today, prepare your iDevice for update

22 November, 2010 | comments (102)

Apple will release the long-awaited iOS 4.2 update later today. It will be compatible with iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch, where the iPad is the highest beneficiary of all, reloaded with Multitasking, Folders, Game Center, AirPrint and...


Nokia announces entry-level C2-01 and X2-01 featurephones

Nokia announces entry-level C2-01 and X2-01 featurephones

22 November, 2010 | comments (93)

Today Nokia unveiled a couple of new entry-level additions to its mobile phone portfolio. The Nokia C2-01 is meant to be Nokia's cheapest 3G phone, while the Nokia X2-01 has a full QWERTY keyboard as its key selling point. Both C2-01 and X2-01...

Tags: Nokia


Announcing our new Photo Compare Tool

Announcing our new Photo Compare Tool

19 November, 2010 | comments (114)

Besides reviewing phones, we're always trying to come up with new ways to make our reviews more informative. Which is why we're excited to announce the Picture Comparison Tool - an "in the lab" test, the results of which can be viewed directly in...

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O2 and T-Mobile UK launch XPERIA X10 Android 2.1 update

O2 and T-Mobile UK launch XPERIA X10 Android 2.1 update

19 November, 2010 | comments (44)

We have some more good news for the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 UK users. The Android 2.1 update is already rolling out on the O2 network, while T-Mobile is preparing for a next week launch. It's time to backup and pack-up. The SIM-free XPERIA...


SIM-free Motorola MILESTONE 2 hits UK in a week

SIM-free Motorola MILESTONE 2 hits UK in a week

19 November, 2010 | comments (41)

One of the most hotly anticipated smartphones of the season is just about to hit the UK shores. The Motorola MILESTONE 2 will go on sale next week so Android lovers with a thing for QWERTY sliders can start breaking piggy-banks. The Motorola...


HP now selling the unlocked Palm Pre 2 for 450 US dollars

HP now selling the unlocked Palm Pre 2 for 450 US dollars

18 November, 2010 | comments (24)

The recently announced Palm Pre 2 smartphone has just been launched in the US. Unlocked Pres come directly from HP and cost way less than here in Europe. HP has already started taking orders and phones are dispatched within 24 hours. The Palm...

Tags: Palm, webOS, Touch UI


Qualcomm talks new dual-core Snapdragon with 5x performance

Qualcomm talks new dual-core Snapdragon with 5x performance

18 November, 2010 | comments (97)

Qualcomm, the company behind Snapdragon, teased its successor - the MSM8960 has two cores, five times the performance, better graphics and a multi-mode 3G and 4G modem. They also have a couple of other dual-core systems using the current Snapdragon...


Pinch-to-zoom coming soon to the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10

Pinch-to-zoom coming soon to the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10

17 November, 2010 | comments (132)

Sony Ericsson once said multi-touch isn't ever coming to the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 smartphone but now, under the users and developers community pressure, the company engineers finally found a way to enable pinch zooming on the X10. Sony...


Panasonic to unveil its first Android-driven smartphones

Panasonic to unveil its first Android-driven smartphones

17 November, 2010 | comments (58)

After stepping down from the international mobile phone market a few years ago, word is Panasonic is getting ready for a come back. Apparently, the Japanese company is working on its first Android-powered smartphones, which should show up across...


Sony Ericsson X12 a.k.a. Anzu previewed, more specs revealed

Sony Ericsson X12 a.k.a. Anzu previewed, more specs revealed

17 November, 2010 | comments (145)

The highly rumored Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 successor, the X12, popped up a few times last week and now we get the chance to see it in action. The company's upcoming flagship has just been previewed, despite the fact that it hasn't even been...


Will the Google Nexus S have a curved display?

Will the Google Nexus S have a curved display?

17 November, 2010 | comments (39)

Following yesterday's appearance of the Nexus S comes a bit of odd gossip - its display is curved. In the middle, the phone is thinner than at the top and bottom, making the whole screen concave, it's not just a chin. Apparently, Samsung did some...


Dell Streak steps into Froyoland, unlocked devices get there first

Dell Streak steps into Froyoland, unlocked devices get there first

16 November, 2010 | comments (16)

Android v2.2 Froyo has finally made it on Dell Streak, six months after its launch. The update comes as an OTA one and is already available for all unlocked Streaks. Those who are chained to a carrier will get the Froyo a bit later, some time in...


Rumor: LG Star Android phone has dual-core CPU, 1080p video

Rumor: LG Star Android phone has dual-core CPU, 1080p video

16 November, 2010 | comments (48)

LG promised a dual-core smartphone with Tegra 2 - and a new leak shows that such a phone is closer to completion than you might have thought. It runs Android, records 1080p video with an 8MP camera and it looks like the smartphone of our...


Eric Schmidt shows off Nexus S, talks Gingerbread and NFC

Eric Schmidt shows off Nexus S, talks Gingerbread and NFC

16 November, 2010 | comments (51)

The Google Nexus S is real - it was revealed by none other than Eric Schmidt himself. It's got an AMOLED screen, Android 2.3 Gingerbread and NFC built in and it's reportedly very thin. And that's about all the info that Google's CEO spilled - what a...