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Nexus 6 is available from the Play Store in the UK again

Nexus 6 is available from the Play Store in the UK again

11 December, 2014 | comments (13)

The Motorola Nexus 6 is once again out in the Google Play Store for the UK. You can order one, but there are caveats. First of all, only the blue 32GB model is actually available, while white units and ones with double that storage capacity are...


64-bit Xiaomi passes the TENAA, is it the Redmi 2?

64-bit Xiaomi passes the TENAA, is it the Redmi 2?

11 December, 2014 | comments (23)

A new Xiaomi smartphone has passed through the TENAA with a couple of images and a peek at the specs. The device looks much like the Redmi 1S and could prove to be its successor - the Redmi 2. It's going to arrive with a 4.7" 720p display and a...


Meizu teasers promise a Dec 23 event, likely for the Blue Charm

Meizu teasers promise a Dec 23 event, likely for the Blue Charm

11 December, 2014 | comments (2)

Meizu has scheduled an announcement quite close to Christmas – December 23 – which will be held in Beijing. The company has officially released only tantalizing tidbits, but the rumor mill claims that Meizu is going after Xiaomi's Redmi 1S and Redmi...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Nexus 9 now available in India on Amazon

Nexus 9 now available in India on Amazon

11 December, 2014 | comments (9)

If you're in India and have been waiting to get your hands on the Nexus 9, you can stop refreshing the Google Play Store because it is now available on Amazon. Although the tablet has been listed on the Play Store for almost a month now it...

Tags: HTC, Android


Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 makes a visit to TENAA in China

Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 makes a visit to TENAA in China

10 December, 2014 | comments (59)

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 made a visit to TENAA in China. The mid-range phablet is bound to make a debut in the near future. In line with past rumors, the Chinese regulator filing reveals that Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 packs 64-bit...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Verizon's Galaxy Note 4 is updated to support the Gear VR

Verizon's Galaxy Note 4 is updated to support the Gear VR

10 December, 2014 | comments (9)

Samsung started selling its Gear VR accessory a couple of days ago, but one little known thing is that carrier-customized versions of the Galaxy Note 4 won't work with it out of the box. They each need to receive a software update to enable using...


Samsung Galaxy A7 gets new round of leaked specs

Samsung Galaxy A7 gets new round of leaked specs

10 December, 2014 | comments (18)

So far, Samsung has only officially announced two smartphones in its new A series - the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5. But they're going to be joined by the Galaxy A7 at some point, as has been made evident by a myriad of leaks over the past...


Meizu Blue Charm Note logo and specifications out in the open

Meizu Blue Charm Note logo and specifications out in the open

10 December, 2014 | comments (3)

Yesterday we saw an unofficial photo of what is set to be the new Meizu Blue Charm Note. Today another piece of the production puzzle has leaked - a rendering of the supposed logo for the handset, along with some information on possible...

Tags: Meizu, Android


You can get a OnePlus One without an invite for the holidays

You can get a OnePlus One without an invite for the holidays

10 December, 2014 | comments (39)

Most of the time you need an invite to buy a OnePlus One, but the company is feeling generous this holiday season and is letting you grab one without an invite. Pricing starts (as usual) at $300 and the phone will arrive by December 25 (so Santa...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Xiaomi Mi 4 with international LTE support to arrive December 16

Xiaomi Mi 4 with international LTE support to arrive December 16

10 December, 2014 | comments (15)

Xiaomi announced today that the long anticipated Xiaomi Mi 4 FDD-LTE will be available starting next Tuesday - December 16. This of course comes as great news because the original Xiaomi Mi 4 is equipped with a FDD-LTE modem which is mostly...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Xiaomi infringes Ericsson patents, ordered to stop sales in India

Xiaomi infringes Ericsson patents, ordered to stop sales in India

10 December, 2014 | comments (86)

The Delhi High Court has ordered Xiaomi to stop sales, advertising, manufacturing or importing of phones in India. This is the result of the company infringing upon Ericsson's standard essential patents. Ericsson has managed to get an injunction...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 specs leak through AnTuTu screenshot

Samsung Galaxy S6 specs leak through AnTuTu screenshot

10 December, 2014 | comments (79)

We have recently seen a leak of an AnTuTu benchmark screenshot that displayed the specs of the upcoming Galaxy S6. Today, another such screenshot has emerged with slightly different specs. As before, the new screenshots shows the phone having...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Vivo X5 Max is the new world's slimmest smartphone

Vivo X5 Max is the new world's slimmest smartphone

10 December, 2014 | comments (41)

Just as promised, Vivo officially launched the X5 Max today. This is the thinnest smartphone in the world with a profile of just 4.75mm achieved with the help of one the thinnest screens measuring just 1.36mm thick. The Vivo X5 Max sports a 5.5"...

Tags: Vivo, Android


Acer Liquid Jade S goes official with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

Acer Liquid Jade S goes official with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

09 December, 2014 | comments (8)

Acer took the wraps off the Liquid Jade S smartphone. An updated version of the Acer Liquid Jade, the dual-SIM newcomer is the Taiwanese manufacturer’s first device with 64-bit chipset. Acer Liquid Jade S packs MediaTek MT6752M SoC with...

Tags: Acer, Android


Vivo X5F gets certified by TENAA as a thicker X5 Max

Vivo X5F gets certified by TENAA as a thicker X5 Max

09 December, 2014 | comments (5)

Tomorrow Vivo should finally make the much-teased X5 Max smartphone official. But it turns out that's not the only handset that could get unveiled in mere hours. TENAA, the Chinese equivalent of the FCC, has certified a Vivo X5F for sale in the...

Tags: Vivo, Android


Meizu Blue Charm Note and Meizu K52 leaked in pictures

Meizu Blue Charm Note and Meizu K52 leaked in pictures

09 December, 2014 | comments (4)

Back in March, a device supposedly to be called Meizu Blue Charm Note first leaked, and now it may be close to an official announcement. That is because it has appeared in another leaked image, which you can see below. Or rather, the back cover of...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy E5 (SM-E500) has a few specs revealed

Samsung Galaxy E5 (SM-E500) has a few specs revealed

09 December, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung is working on a new Galaxy E series of smartphones, according to recent rumors and findings. So far two handsets have surfaced as part of this new line, the SM-E500 and the SM-E700. And until today we knew a bit more about the latter, since...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC Desire 620 gets announced for Europe, out next year

HTC Desire 620 gets announced for Europe, out next year

09 December, 2014 | comments (14)

HTC first unveiled the Desire 620 in late November, but then it did so only for its home market of Taiwan. Now though, the handset has been announced for Europe, where it's set to land sometime during the first quarter of 2015 (so before the end of...

Tags: HTC, Android


75,000 Xiaomi Redmi Notes to go on sale in India later today

75,000 Xiaomi Redmi Notes to go on sale in India later today

09 December, 2014 | comments (41)

The Xiaomi Redmi Note was temporarily on sale in India a week ago, but the 50,000 units lasted only 6 seconds. There's a new batch coming to Flipkart, this one a bit bigger – 75,000 units. You still need a registration before sale begins at 2pm...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


US Cellular offers Nexus 6 at $200 on contract, $660 off

US Cellular offers Nexus 6 at $200 on contract, $660 off

09 December, 2014 | comments (1)

US Cellular is now selling the Nexus 6, starting at $200 with a 2-year contract, the 64GB version is a $50 upgrade. You can also grab the device with a pre-paid SIM at $660, but 64GB storage will cost you an extra $70. AT&T has already started...