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Huawei Honor Holly gets priced in the UK, launches on March 6

Huawei Honor Holly gets priced in the UK, launches on March 6

23 February, 2015 | comments (4)

After India, the Huawei Honor Holly is now ready to become available for sale in the UK too. It will be in stock at Amazon starting on March 6, and it's been priced at just 74.99. The story behind that price is rather interesting, though. Huawei...

Tags: Huawei, Android


New Galaxy S5 Lollipop update brings back silent mode

New Galaxy S5 Lollipop update brings back silent mode

23 February, 2015 | comments (45)

Here's some very good news for people who own a Galaxy S5 and hate Google's Interruptions system in Android 5.0 Lollipop. Samsung has just released a new software update for the S5 which makes Interruptions go away and brings back the trusty old...


Galaxy S6 Edge teaser image from AT&T promises Spring launch

Galaxy S6 Edge teaser image from AT&T promises Spring launch

23 February, 2015 | comments (27)

Samsung seems to be doing a unified push for the Galaxy S6 campaign, the "Six Appeal." First, a shadowy image of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge appeared from T-Mobile, glowing in the carrier's trademark magenta color. Now AT&T has joined with an almost...

Tags: Samsung, Android, AT&T


The Galaxy S6 Home key may be taller for the fingerprint sensor?

The Galaxy S6 Home key may be taller for the fingerprint sensor?

23 February, 2015 | comments (75)

T-Mobile provided us with the clearest look of the Galaxy S6 yesterday and one can just make out the hardware Home key. Samsung has to keep it, because it houses the fingerprint sensor, but this time it looks taller than usual. That gave rise to...


Lollipop update for I9506 Galaxy S4 LTE-A comes to more countries

Lollipop update for I9506 Galaxy S4 LTE-A comes to more countries

23 February, 2015 | comments (33)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Snapdragon 800-powered Galaxy S4 LTE-A got a limited release in Europe (Germany, Slovakia and the Czech Republic), but has now expanded to Scandinavia - Sweden, Norway, Finland. Austria is getting it too. All...


Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

23 February, 2015 | comments (51)

Several screenshots allegedly taken on an Xperia Z4 Dual give us a peek at the new UI coming from Sony and confirm that the flagship will have a dual-SIM version. One screenshot shows a Qualcomm MSM8994 chipset, aka Snapdragon 810, and Android...


Asus Zenfone 2 launching in India in Q2, Zenfone Zoom in Q3

Asus Zenfone 2 launching in India in Q2, Zenfone Zoom in Q3

23 February, 2015 | comments (62)

Asus has confirmed that the Zenfone 2 will go on sale in India in Q2, 2015. The confirmation was made by a company executive at the EeeBook X205 launch event, where they also said that most of the products that the company announced during CES last...

Tags: Asus, Android


Samsung Norway website hints at possible Galaxy S6 features

Samsung Norway website hints at possible Galaxy S6 features

23 February, 2015 | comments (46)

Samsung's Norway website seems intent on spilling some of the beans regarding the upcoming Galaxy S6, slated to launch on March 1 in Barcelona. The website asks "Is this the next Galaxy?", followed by three rumors. The first one is "One...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Lumia 635 confirmed to come with 1GB RAM in select markets

Lumia 635 confirmed to come with 1GB RAM in select markets

23 February, 2015 | comments (4)

There are very few smartphones with 512MB of RAM these days and most of them are members of the Lumia lineup. Windows Phone has always been a very light operating system, which allows Microsoft the luxury. Microsoft has recently unveiled the...


New leaked cover might reveal more Huawei P8 features

New leaked cover might reveal more Huawei P8 features

23 February, 2015 | comments (2)

Case manufacturers have long been an abundant source of leaks for expected devices and lately this seems to be truer than ever. Most of what we know about the physical appearance of the Galaxy S6 and the HTC One (M9), currently the two most...


16GB OnePlus One Silk White announced in India for $306

16GB OnePlus One Silk White announced in India for $306

23 February, 2015 | comments (15)

Chinese phone market OnePlus has announced new 4G 16GB OnePlus One Silk White version for the Indian market at Rs 18,999 ($306). The new Silk White version will go on sale exclusively at Amazon India from February 24. As reported earlier,...

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This is the most revealing Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser yet

This is the most revealing Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser yet

22 February, 2015 | comments (68)

The latest Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser gives us the best look at the upcoming smartphone to date. A T-Mobile US sign-up page with the punchline 'Six Appeal' gives us a close look at the right side of the handset. The clearly visible metal...

Tags: Samsung, Android


LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy mid-rangers go official

LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy mid-rangers go official

22 February, 2015 | comments (47)

LG announced a quartet of mid-range smartphones ahead of MWC. LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy will be showcased in Barcelona next week alongside the LG Watch Urbane smartwatch. The newcomers will be available in 3G or LTE variants. The LTE...

Tags: LG, Android


Alleged HTC One M9 Plus wallpaper points at QHD display

Alleged HTC One M9 Plus wallpaper points at QHD display

22 February, 2015 | comments (19)

Alleged wallpaper captured from HTC One M9 Plus seemingly confirms that the device will pack a QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) display. The Android powerhouse is expected to debut in less than a week in Barcelona alongside HTC One M9. Alleged HTC One...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One (M9) images, specs leak in an online listing

HTC One (M9) images, specs leak in an online listing

22 February, 2015 | comments (117)

HTC is ready to unveil the new HTC One smartphone on March 1 and the company can barely contain the excitement. Recently leaked specs state that the HTC One (M9) will feature an Ultrapixel selfie camera. A German retailer Cyberport.de...

Tags: HTC, Android


Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

22 February, 2015 | comments (36)

The Samsung domination in our weekly chart is breaking records and this week the Korean company's phones have managed to throw out arch-rival iPhone 6 completely. Apparently no force is strong enough to bring the Lumia 535 down and the Microsoft...


Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia N86, Sony Ericsson Satio

Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia N86, Sony Ericsson Satio

22 February, 2015 | comments (11)

Do you know which Symbian phone had an adjustable aperture on its camera? We do. That knowledge is ancient lore by now (from 2009) and has little bearing on the phone market today. Other than to grumble why modern phones don't do that and to write...

Tags: Misc


Microsoft has Lumia 635 with 1GB of RAM on the way

Microsoft has Lumia 635 with 1GB of RAM on the way

22 February, 2015 | comments (22)

It looks like Microsoft is about to give Nokia Lumia 635 a random access memory bump. An unannounced version of the popular entry-level smartphone with 1GB of RAM appeared in a Telenor product listing in Hungary. A list of ROMs on...


Microsoft Lumia 640 specs and price tag make the rounds

Microsoft Lumia 640 specs and price tag make the rounds

21 February, 2015 | comments (46)

Purported specifications of the unannounced Microsoft Lumia 640 made the rounds online. Earlier today, the dual-SIM DTV variant of smartphone got caught in official regulatory paperwork in Brazil. The Lumia 640 is tipped to pack Qualcomm...


Huawei Ascend P8 prototype gets caught in live photos

Huawei Ascend P8 prototype gets caught in live photos

21 February, 2015 | comments (16)

Alleged live photos of a Huawei Ascend P8 prototype made the rounds online. The previously leaked, upcoming smartphone is wearing a case to conceal its sleek body. In addition to the live images, a trio of AnTuTu screenshots captured from...