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Android 4.4.4 for Xperia Z, ZR, ZL, Tablet Z now officially seeding

Android 4.4.4 for Xperia Z, ZR, ZL, Tablet Z now officially seeding

09 September, 2014 | comments (70)

Earlier today we told you about Sony Xperia Z being treated with a new firmware update based on the latest available Android 4.4.4 revision. The update is now official for the entire Xperia Z lineup worldwide. Sony has announced on Twitter it...


Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Sprint Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets Android 4.4.4 KitKat

09 September, 2014 | comments (28)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 may no longer be the latest Samsung phablet, but that certainly doesn't mean that it won't be enjoying the latest Android updates from the manufacturer, as US carrier Sprint has released the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat...


Sony Xperia Z is now getting Android 4.4.4 update

Sony Xperia Z is now getting Android 4.4.4 update

09 September, 2014 | comments (218)

Sony has begun seeding the Android 4.4.4 KitKat based firmware update to Sony Xperia Z. It is available in France, but it should soon roll out to all Xperia Z units worldwide. Sony Xperia Z has been running on Android 4.4.2 KitKat since May. Sony...


Galaxy Alpha hits UK on Sept 12, Canada on 26, Germany - 29

Galaxy Alpha hits UK on Sept 12, Canada on 26, Germany - 29

09 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha availability has been detailed for the UK, Germany and Canada. The slender Galaxy smartphone with a metal frame will be hitting all three countries within the next few weeks. The UK will be getting the Exynos octa-core model...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Micromax launches Canvas Nitro A310 in India

Micromax launches Canvas Nitro A310 in India

09 September, 2014 | comments (317)

Micromax has launched the new Canvas Nitro A310 in India in partnership with Snapdeal. The Canvas Nitro has a 5.0-inch, 1280x720 IPS LCD, MediaTek MT6595 SoC with octa-core 1.7GHz CPU and Mali 450 MP GPU, 2GB RAM, 8GB storage space with...

Tags: Micromax, Android


Purported details on Samsung SM-A500 smartphone leak out

Purported details on Samsung SM-A500 smartphone leak out

08 September, 2014 | comments (35)

It appears that Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850 might soon have a more affordable sibling. Alleged specs on a yet to be announced Samsung SM-A500 smartphone made the rounds on the web. Reportedly, the abovementioned handset will be a mid-range...


Meizu MX4 Pro specs allegedly leak, 4GB of RAM rumored

Meizu MX4 Pro specs allegedly leak, 4GB of RAM rumored

08 September, 2014 | comments (44)

Meizu unveiled the 'normal version' of its MX4 flagship smartphone at the beginning of this month. Yet there are more variants of the MX4 in the works - this has been known for quite a while through various leaks and rumors. At least an MX4 Pro is...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Amazon Fire Phone launches in the UK and Germany on Sept 30

Amazon Fire Phone launches in the UK and Germany on Sept 30

08 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Amazon Fire Phone has been available for purchase in the USA for a while - it was announced last June and launched in July. The unique smartphone didn't make a huge impact on the market despite its interesting interface and services. According to a...

Tags: Amazon, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

08 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active was launched exclusively on AT&T in May and it has only been available through the US carrier retail stores since. It seems the AT&T exclusivity is going to expire soon and the Galaxy S5 Active will be heading to...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Moto X with bamboo and leather back on pre-order in the UK

Moto X with bamboo and leather back on pre-order in the UK

08 September, 2014 | comments (10)

Last Friday we told you about the prices of Motorola's new gadgets for the UK market and the new Moto G is already available. The Moto X is yet to follow suit but you can now pre-order it with a bamboo or a leather back. The second-generation...


HTC to allegedly announce a MediaTek octa-core phablet

HTC to allegedly announce a MediaTek octa-core phablet

08 September, 2014 | comments (26)

HTC will allegedly be launching a new 5.5-inch smartphone, according to @upleaks. The current Desire 816. The new device will be similar to the existing HTC Desire 816, however, instead of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC, the new device...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Android 4.4.4 KitKat update lands on Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo I9300I

Android 4.4.4 KitKat update lands on Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo I9300I

05 September, 2014 | comments (103)

The latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat version is now available for download on the Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo GT-I9300I. The dual-SIM smartphone was launched back in April running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, but now it has been brought up to date. The...


Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 is official, packs octa-core CPU

Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 is official, packs octa-core CPU

05 September, 2014 | comments (30)

The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 has been announced at IFA 2014. Just like its predecessor, the Hero 2 features a 6" TFT LCD display of 1080p resolution (367 ppi), Dragontrail glass for protection and oleophobic coating. The Hero 2 keeps the general...

Tags: Alcatel, Android


Moto X and Moto G available in the UK today, Moto 360 in October

Moto X and Moto G available in the UK today, Moto 360 in October

05 September, 2014 | comments (23)

Motorola unveiled the new generation Moto X and Moto G and you don't have to wait. They are already available in the US, but they've also arrived in Europe. Flipkart in India is also launching the new Moto G. The long-awaited Moto 360 smartwatch is...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Motorola Moto 360 now available for purchase, costs $250

Motorola Moto 360 now available for purchase, costs $250

05 September, 2014 | comments (54)

Although Motorola unveiled the Moto 360 long time ago, the overall details about the product and especially its pricing have been kept a secret. Today, the device has finally been officially announced with all the details that you'd want. First...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Motorola announces new Moto G with improved specs

Motorola announces new Moto G with improved specs

05 September, 2014 | comments (118)

Alongside the new Moto X, Motorola took the wraps off an updated Moto G. The successor of Motorola’s best selling smartphone offers improved key features and specs, yet it retains the barely believable $179.99 price tag. The new Moto G packs...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Updated Motorola Moto X goes official with 5.2” display

Updated Motorola Moto X goes official with 5.2” display

05 September, 2014 | comments (77)

Motorola announced updated Moto X smartphone. The newcomer features beefed up specs and improved finish compared to its predecessors, the Moto X XT1052. As the company’s brand new flagship, the new Moto X features a decidedly more upmarket...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

04 September, 2014 | comments (31)

According to one particular report, the Sony Xperia Z3 will actually be sold by Verizon at some point in the future. However, Big Red's version will get a slightly different moniker - Xperia Z3v, that is. The information supposedly stems from...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - pricing and availability info

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - pricing and availability info

04 September, 2014 | comments (146)

If Samsung left you impressed by its new lineup of devices at Berlin's IFA 2014 and you're already aching to find what the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will cost you need look no further. According to a leak over in the Netherlands the Samsung Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

04 September, 2014 | comments (15)

Huawei Ascend G7 is the latest midranger in the company portfolio. It's headlined by a 5.5" 720p IPS display or 1280 x 720px and a 267ppi density. It has a quad-core processor with four Cortex-A53 1.2GHz cores, 2GB of RAM, Android 4.4 KitKat with...