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Samsung working on 20 megapixel camera for next Note

Samsung working on 20 megapixel camera for next Note

02 December, 2013 | comments (75)

Samsung will be the latest manufacturer to get into the megapixel race, according to a report from ET News. The company's Mobile Advanced Development team is already working on 20 megapixel camera modules. The global market leader is...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 could come as early as Q1 next year

Samsung Galaxy S5 could come as early as Q1 next year

02 December, 2013 | comments (144)

Korean site ETNews is reporting that Samsung is already preparing to start production of its newest Galaxy flagship, the Galaxy S5. Mass production will get underway in January of 2014, with an eventual market release slated for February or...


Sailfish OS will be available for Android users to install

Sailfish OS will be available for Android users to install

01 December, 2013 | comments (217)

Want to try that sweet-sounding Sailfish OS, but donít want to fork out the Ä399 for the first Jolla handset? Fret not as the company will allow you to sideload its OS to any Android device that you might already have. The option isnít yet...

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Nokia Lumia 929 leaks in a live photo, this time dressed in white

Nokia Lumia 929 leaks in a live photo, this time dressed in white

30 November, 2013 | comments (64)

After taking a break for a few weeks, the previously leaked Nokia Lumia 929 for Verizon appeared in live photos yet again. This time around, the yet to be announced Windows Phone powerhouse showed up dressed in white attire. Nokia Lumia 929...


Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 3 in red and rose gold

Samsung unveils Galaxy Note 3 in red and rose gold

29 November, 2013 | comments (56)

Samsung Argentina has unveiled two new colors of the Galaxy Note 3 flagship. Currently the phablet is selling in black, white and pink, but it seems Samsung will be adding more options to the pallete. The red Galaxy Note 3 is rumored to hit the...


5.5-incher from Huawei leaks with octa-core processor

5.5-incher from Huawei leaks with octa-core processor

29 November, 2013 | comments (27)

Leaked images of a Huawei smartphone going by the G750 codename have surfaced. The smartphone is running on MediaTek's new true octa-core MT6592 chipset. MediaTek has been high on praise for its new chipset, which it claims is the...


Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2  droid available

Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 droid available

29 November, 2013 | comments (59)

A new leak from Hungary details the Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2, the successor of its popular dual-SIM Android-powered phone. Update: The phone is now official. Potential owners in India can sign up to be notified when it becomes available...


Samsung Galaxy S5 will not have OIS camera

Samsung Galaxy S5 will not have OIS camera

28 November, 2013 | comments (145)

Before the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 came out there were rumors that it will have a camera with optical image stabilization (OIS). It didnít and rumors had it that it was due to the insufficient supply of stabilized modules in time for the launch. Then...


Oppo R827T and ZTE Grand S II get certified in China

Oppo R827T and ZTE Grand S II get certified in China

28 November, 2013 | comments (1)

Two yet unofficial phones have hit the Chinese wireless authority Tenaa for certification Ė a mid-range smartphone from Oppo and one phablet from ZTE. Oppo R827T The Oppo R827T, previously thought to be Oppo Find 5 Mini, doesnít quite live up...

Tags: Oppo, ZTE, Android, Rumors


Nokia working on a dual-SIM Lumia smartphone

Nokia working on a dual-SIM Lumia smartphone

28 November, 2013 | comments (51)

We already knew Nokia is working on a some sort of smartphone with the codename Moneypenny. Now a new info from popular leakster @evleaks says the company is also releasing a dual-SIM variant of the upcoming device. Nokia planning a dual-SIM...


Leaked Xperia Z1 images show T-Mobile USA's phone

Leaked Xperia Z1 images show T-Mobile USA's phone

26 November, 2013 | comments (22)

T-Mobile UK already has Sony's Xperia Z1 flagship, but its US-based counterpart is still to get it. Leaks of the US version of the Z1 continue though, and we now have both the front and the back of the device. The back is branded with the carrier...


Nokia Normandy leaks out alongside another Asha handset

Nokia Normandy leaks out alongside another Asha handset

25 November, 2013 | comments (56)

A duo of unannounced members of the Nokia Asha family made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The first handset from the duo is codenamed Nokia Normandy, while the other oneís alias is yet to be revealed. At a quick glance, the Nokia...

Tags: Nokia, Rumors


Likely HTC One successor scores high on AnTuTu

Likely HTC One successor scores high on AnTuTu

25 November, 2013 | comments (46)

A new HTC device has appeared on the popular AnTuTu smartphone benchmark app, posing a truly impressive benchmark score of 36532. This puts it in the league of top tier flagship devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and LG G2. To get an idea...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Alcatel Idol X+ pictures and specs surface

Alcatel Idol X+ pictures and specs surface

24 November, 2013 | comments (26)

A few days ago TCL, which is the company behind the Alcatel smartphones, announced that itís about to unveil its new flagship dubbed Idol X+. We didnít get many details back then Ė in fact we only learned the name, but now new information and actual...


Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured

Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured

22 November, 2013 | comments (84)

Add this to the list of "maybe, but maybe not" rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S5. Leaked images show a metal frame for a smartphone, allegedly the Galaxy S5. The frame measures 143.8 x 72.3mm, compared to 136.6 x 69.8mm for the current Galaxy S4...


Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

22 November, 2013 | comments (9)

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 has been in the works for quite a while. In the end of August we saw the first clue on the Huawei's next phablet - pictures of device's front glass. Back then we didn't really know much about the Mate 2 aside of the display size...


Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get KitKat in January

Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get KitKat in January

22 November, 2013 | comments (76)

A newly leaked schedule reveals which will be the first Samsung devices to get Android 4.4 KitKat. As you could expected the first to get the new Android version are this and last year flagships - Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy S III and Galaxy...


New Sony Xperia Z1S leak talks Q1 2014 launch, price

New Sony Xperia Z1S leak talks Q1 2014 launch, price

22 November, 2013 | comments (67)

The Sony Xperia Z1S leak-fest continues with some new shots and info coming from China. The diminutive flagship is shown running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (14.2.A.0.205 firmware), which is presumably the software it will launch with. Speaking of...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LGís Odin SoC is rumored to have a quad-core and octa-core version

LGís Odin SoC is rumored to have a quad-core and octa-core version

21 November, 2013 | comments (26)

A report in Korean media made the rounds, shedding light on the development of LGís previously rumored, in-house developed chipset dubbed Odin. The SoC will reportedly come in two different versions Ė one with quad-core CPU, and another with an...

Tags: LG, Rumors


New Samsung midranger leaks out of China's TENAA

New Samsung midranger leaks out of China's TENAA

20 November, 2013 | comments (63)

China's TENAA certification agency has taken a few shots of an upcoming midrange Samsung device with a model number SM-G7106. Although only dual-SIM support has been confirmed out of TENAA, sources say that the upcoming device will run...