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Windows Phone 7.5 Mango update starts rolling out

Windows Phone 7.5 Mango update starts rolling out

28 September, 2011 | comments (58)

The long-awaited Windows Phone 7.5 Mango update has started rolling out to devices. Microsoft is taking the cautious route by rolling it out to select handsets in the first week, followed by more handsets getting the update if everything goes smooth...


Huawei Honor gets some hands-on photos and video

Huawei Honor gets some hands-on photos and video

27 September, 2011 | comments (14)

But just the other day, Huawei unveiled the Honor, their latest Android device, with a spec sheet that places it amongst stiff competition including the likes of the Xperia arc S for example in the upper echelons of their portfolio. We saw shots...


HTC EVO Design 4G press shot leaks to complete the puzzle

HTC EVO Design 4G press shot leaks to complete the puzzle

27 September, 2011 | comments (15)

The first press shot of the Sprint-bound HTC EVO Design 4G leaked today, completely revealing the mystery around the smartphone before launch. The specs of the high-end Android handset leaked a while ago and now we also know what it looks...


HTC Sensation to get a CPU speed bump to 1.5 GHz, says FCC

HTC Sensation to get a CPU speed bump to 1.5 GHz, says FCC

27 September, 2011 | comments (27)

We have some good news for those in the US that plan on purchasing an HTC Sensation 4G. The manufacturer of the Android smartphone just got its request to make hardware changes to the Sensation approved by the HTC. The request involves pushing up...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Huawei-Discovery Expedition is here to redefine the ruggedness

Huawei-Discovery Expedition is here to redefine the ruggedness

27 September, 2011 | comments (11)

The rugged phones are not something common nowadays but it's good to have them around. Despite the average user will need one not more than once or twice in the lifetime of the phone, there are people out there that spend most of their days in...

Tags: Huawei


Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th

Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th

27 September, 2011 | comments (393)

That's that then - the invitations have been sent and it has been officially confirmed that we are just a week away from seeing the next iPhone. The announcement will take place next Tuesday in a rather unusual place - the Apple campus in...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


First photo of Samsung Focus S for AT&T comes, unofficially

First photo of Samsung Focus S for AT&T comes, unofficially

27 September, 2011 | comments (16)

AT&T and Samsung somehow managed to announce a phone without actually showing it. Yep, the Samsung Focus S was made official without a single photo of it - good thing that someone managed to snap a photo of it in the wild. The Samsung Focus S is...


LG SU880 Optimus EX with Tegra 2 SoC and NOVA screen unveiled

LG SU880 Optimus EX with Tegra 2 SoC and NOVA screen unveiled

27 September, 2011 | comments (13)

LG has just officially unveiled its Korea-bound Optimus EX smartphone. We first met with the Android-running handset last week, when we got an official photo and detailed specs ahead of teh launch, so there are no surprises now. The LG Optimus EX...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia N9 shipments start, pricing might be a problem

Nokia N9 shipments start, pricing might be a problem

27 September, 2011 | comments (181)

Nokia has just reported that the first Nokia N9 units have started leaving factories in Finland and are heading to shops around the globe. At this point we are just a few days from the actual availability of the first MeeGo-running...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G go official for T-Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G go official for T-Mobile

26 September, 2011 | comments (55)

T-Mobile announced its first two smartphones, capable of reaching 42Mbps today - the Samsung Galaxy S II and the HTC Amaze 4G. Both smartphones pack the latest and greatest features, which an Android device can possibly pack, including dual-core...


Samsung announces Omnia W, we go hands-on

Samsung announces Omnia W, we go hands-on

26 September, 2011 | comments (69)

Windows phone 7 Mango update is coming any moment now and so are the first phones that will have it stock right out of the box. HTC has already announced the Mango-based Titan and Radar, so today is the Samsung's turn - meet the Omnia W. The...


Huawei announces the 1.4Ghz Android-based Honor

Huawei announces the 1.4Ghz Android-based Honor

26 September, 2011 | comments (64)

Honor is the latest addition to the Huawei's Android smartphone lineup. It comes with a 4-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) touchscreen, an 8 megapixel camera with HDR functionality and a 2MP front-facing snapper and is powered by a 1900mAh...


Press shots for HTC Amaze 4G (Ruby) for T-Mobile USA leak

Press shots for HTC Amaze 4G (Ruby) for T-Mobile USA leak

26 September, 2011 | comments (8)

HTC Ruby related things have leaked again and again. The phone that will most likely launch for T-Mobile USA as the HTC Amaze 4G can now add these two leaked press shots to its portfolio of leaked photos. They show clear T-Mobile branding, which...


Touch panel issues to delay the iPhone 5 shipments

Touch panel issues to delay the iPhone 5 shipments

26 September, 2011 | comments (102)

Issues with the touch panels, produced by one of Apple's suppliers will, reportedly, be causing a delay in the shipments of the next iPhone. According to the latest rumors, the defect panels are going to render Apple unable to meet the initial...


Motorola Atrix 2 official specs and images leak

Motorola Atrix 2 official specs and images leak

26 September, 2011 | comments (22)

A couple of days the folks at The Verge did a hands-on with the Motorola Atrix 2, then known as the Edison. They have now returned with full confirmed specs of the device, along with official images of the phone and the laptop dock it will be...


Samsung announces Galaxy S II LTE and S II HD LTE in Korea

Samsung announces Galaxy S II LTE and S II HD LTE in Korea

26 September, 2011 | comments (24)

Samsung has announced two new smartphone for the South Korean market. The first is the Galaxy S II LTE that we saw back at the IFA and the second, and the one that a lot of people were waiting for, is the Galaxy S II HD LTE. The Galaxy S II...


Secret Samsung handset bags CTIA 2011 finalist position

Secret Samsung handset bags CTIA 2011 finalist position

25 September, 2011 | comments (33)

The CTIA 2011 Hot for the Holidays Awards are currently underway and the judges have revealed the names of the finalists in various categories so that the online voting may begin. It seems Samsung once again has got all the sections covered, with...


Galaxy S II global sales pass the 10 million mark

Galaxy S II global sales pass the 10 million mark

25 September, 2011 | comments (167)

The hit smartphone Galaxy S II has surpassed the 10 million landmark in global sales. It managed to achieve this in just five months of going on sale. The previous record holder in Samsung's fleet was the Samsung Star S5230, which managed to...


Motorola DROID RAZR with QHD Super AMOLED display surfaces

Motorola DROID RAZR with QHD Super AMOLED display surfaces

24 September, 2011 | comments (85)

A tantalizing new Motorola smartphone has just leaked through the taps of the interweb. Called Motorola DROID RAZR, the device is packing some serious kit in that sleek Kevlar and Gorilla glass body. First of all, it has a 4.3-inch QHD...


Motorola Atrix 2 a.k.a. Edison gets hands-on treatment

Motorola Atrix 2 a.k.a. Edison gets hands-on treatment

23 September, 2011 | comments (36)

The next version of the Motorola Atrix, a.k.a. the Edison, has been spotted once again and we're not talking about some blurry shots here but a full blown hands-on by the folks at The Verge, well before the official announcement. The most...