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HTC One (M9) Plus shows up in photos, specs unveiled

HTC One (M9) Plus shows up in photos, specs unveiled

22 January, 2015 | comments (80)

HTC leaks are coming by the dozen these days. Yesterday we showed you the upcoming HTC One (M9), sized up against the previous generation. Today we're being treated to its potential bigger brother, the One (M9) Plus, if the company's press team...

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Another batch of Yureka Yu phones sold out in 4 seconds

Another batch of Yureka Yu phones sold out in 4 seconds

22 January, 2015 | comments (102)

In has become the norm for emerging Asian brands to create a hype over new devices with the flash sale strategy, and Yureka is no different. After last week's 10,000 Yureka Yu's sold out in 3s, today's batch of 15,000 phones took just 4s to leave...

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YotaPhone now selling for just $211 in India

YotaPhone now selling for just $211 in India

22 January, 2015 | comments (23)

The dual-screen smartphone, YotaPhone, launched in India back in October last year. At that time, it was priced at INR 23,499 ($382). The device received its first price cut the following month, bringing its value down to INR 17,999 ($292), and now,...


LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

22 January, 2015 | comments (12)

LG has announced that its G Flex 2 smartphone, which the company unveiled at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), will be officially released in South Korea on January 30, followed by other countries around the world, including the...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 is getting a 64-bit version

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 is getting a 64-bit version

22 January, 2015 | comments (10)

The Samsung Galaxy Tab series has yet to break into the 64-bit world, but it seems that the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 will get a Snapdragon 410-based refresh. The company has used this chipset in several of its Galaxy A devices, plus a handful of others....


Upcoming HTC Desire 626 leaked, specs and photos

Upcoming HTC Desire 626 leaked, specs and photos

22 January, 2015 | comments (17)

HTC is evidently working on diversifying its midrange lineup with another device. Leakster @upleaks has provided information on the brand new Desire 626 handset. HTC Desire 626 The new smartphone, codenamed A32, is built around a 5-inch...

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LG denies any Snapdragon 810 heating issue on the G Flex 2

LG denies any Snapdragon 810 heating issue on the G Flex 2

22 January, 2015 | comments (70)

While there have been recent concerns over the heating issues of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 chipset, LG, who is using the same processor on its upcoming G Flex 2, doesn't seem to have any problem. At a press event for the G Flex 2, LG vice...

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Alleged live photo of Oppo Find 9 makes the rounds

Alleged live photo of Oppo Find 9 makes the rounds

21 January, 2015 | comments (6)

Purported live photo of Oppo’s next smartphone flagship made the rounds online. The handset will likely sport the name Oppo Find 9 when it goes official. The leaked image suggests that the successor of Oppo Find 7 will be a big fella. We...

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Case maker images allegedly confirm HTC M9 design

Case maker images allegedly confirm HTC M9 design

21 January, 2015 | comments (26)

Alleged renders from a case maker in China appear to confirm the design of HTC’s upcoming One (M9) flagship. Purported live photos of the latter leaked on a couple of different occasions over the past couple of days. As you can see above, the...

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Google might soon become a wireless service provider

Google might soon become a wireless service provider

21 January, 2015 | comments (40)

According to a report in The Information, Google is getting ready to become a wireless service provider in the United States. The move will allow the search giant to directly manage the call and data usage of its customers. Google’s wireless...

Tags: Meizu, Rumors


Another Meizu m1 mini leak reveals 4.7-inch screen

Another Meizu m1 mini leak reveals 4.7-inch screen

21 January, 2015 | comments (6)

We told you recently about the Meizu Connected press event, scheduled for January 28. The Meizu m1 mini is expected to be officially unveiled there, but if a whole week is too much waiting for you, here's some more news on the device. Contrary to...

Tags: Meizu, Rumors


HTC One (M9) compared to One (M8) in a new leaked image

HTC One (M9) compared to One (M8) in a new leaked image

21 January, 2015 | comments (83)

Just yesterday we got the first ever leaked photos showing HTC's flagship for this year, the successor to the One (M8) from 2014. These obviously haven't been confirmed yet, but they do look pretty believable. The next One could be sold as the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Microsoft Windows 10 event recap: see all the announcements

Microsoft Windows 10 event recap: see all the announcements

21 January, 2015 | comments (27)

With Microsoft's Windows 10 event over it is time to take a look at what the Silicon Valley giant has in store for the next version of the legendary OS. Announcements definitely did not disappoint both in volume and quality. Most of our questions...


Windows 10 will run on phones, share apps with the desktop

Windows 10 will run on phones, share apps with the desktop

21 January, 2015 | comments (90)

Microsoft is unifying Windows 10 for large devices (8+ inch screens) and small devices (phones and small tablets). It has tailored the experience to the size class so you won't get a large desktop on your small phone, but many shared interfaces will...


Watch a replay Microsoft's Windows 10 event here

Watch a replay Microsoft's Windows 10 event here

21 January, 2015 | comments (39)

Update: Well, it's over folks but you can rewind the video below to watch the announcement. There were no new phones, but Microsoft did show some high-tech new hardware. Microsoft is about to leapfrog straight to Windows 10 – there will be no 9...


Official BlackBerry Passport in Black&Gold

Official BlackBerry Passport in Black&Gold

21 January, 2015 | comments (8)

It's not the first time we've seen the BlackBerry Passport coated in precious metal, but this time around it comes straight from the Canadian manufacturer. A Limited Edition Black and Gold Passport has been announced, targeted at flashy...

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What to expect from today's Windows 10 event

What to expect from today's Windows 10 event

21 January, 2015 | comments (7)

As many of you surely know today, January 21 at 9:00 AM PST/ 5PM GMT Microsoft will be hosting an event centered around the future of Windows 10. Expectations are understandably high and we are all waiting to see how the new One Windows ideology...


Dual SIM Sony Xperia Z4 may be in the works

Dual SIM Sony Xperia Z4 may be in the works

21 January, 2015 | comments (29)

A new leaked document allegedly from a Federal Communications Commission listing could prove linked with a dual-SIM Sony Xperia Z4. If this turns out true it will be only the second flagship smartphone by Sony to have two SIM cards - the first...

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Apple smartphone sales mark significant growth in Asia markets

Apple smartphone sales mark significant growth in Asia markets

21 January, 2015 | comments (52)

A recent study on Apple's smartphone sales, carried out by Counterpoint, reveals a surprising level of success in various Asian markets. It turns out that ever since the California tech-giant ushered into the phablet market last September it has...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS


Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

21 January, 2015 | comments (55)

A Samsung senior official has been quoted in Korean media, stating that the company's next flagship, the Galaxy S6, will indeed be announced at the MWC in Barcelona, specifically on March 2. What's more, Samsung has developed several prototypes and...