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Karbonn Titanium Dazzle with  5-inch display launched

Karbonn Titanium Dazzle with 5-inch display launched

27 February, 2015 | comments (18)

Indian smartphone manufacturer Karbonn has updated its Titanium line of devices with a new budget smartphone. Dubbed Titanium Dazzle, the handset comes in white golden and black colour options, and carries a price tag of INR 5,490 ($88). The...

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Panasonic's 64-bit Eluga U2 with Android Lollipop spotted online

Panasonic's 64-bit Eluga U2 with Android Lollipop spotted online

27 February, 2015 | comments (19)

Panasonic is ready to announce its first 64-bit mid-range handset - Eluga U2. As the successor of the Eluga U, this new handset comes with HD display and 4G LTE support (700/900/1800/2600 MHz). Eluga U2 is the company's first smartphone to...


Apple captures record 88.7% of smartphone profits

Apple captures record 88.7% of smartphone profits

27 February, 2015 | comments (226)

According to a latest report from market research firm Strategy Analytics, Apple iOS captured a record-high 88.7% global smartphone profit share in Q4, 2014, up from 70.5% in Q4 2013. On the other hand, Android took a record-low 11.3% profit...

Tags: Apple, Google, Android, iOS


VAIO might enter the smartphone market with a new phone

VAIO might enter the smartphone market with a new phone

26 February, 2015 | comments (69)

As some of you might remember the VAIO brand was once part of Sony's vast enterprise, back when the company was enjoying its golden years. Ever since 2014 it has been in the hands of Japanese Industrial Partners (JIP), a move which at the time Sony...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


More photos of the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge leaked

More photos of the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge leaked

26 February, 2015 | comments (246)

Just when we couldn't have enough of the leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy S6, more surface online. Samsung is set to launch the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge on Sunday, March 1. Two new leaked images show a better view of the both Galaxy S6...


Acer teases new phones and a wearable for the MWC 2015

Acer teases new phones and a wearable for the MWC 2015

26 February, 2015 | comments (10)

We are now mere hours away from MWC 2015 and the hype is at an all-time high. Naturally, all eyes are on the major players and their much anticipated flagship devices, like the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One (M9), but the Barcelona venue also has...


Possible Nubia Z9 shows up in a video, promises premium build

Possible Nubia Z9 shows up in a video, promises premium build

26 February, 2015 | comments (10)

The ZTE Nubia Z7, the top end offering in the company's Nubia line-up, may soon be treated to a successor, if we are to believe a video, posted on Chinese social media. It only gets a cameo in a fashion presentation, but that's about enough to...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Gionee Elife E7 to get KitKat update in March

Gionee Elife E7 to get KitKat update in March

26 February, 2015 | comments (32)

The long awaited KitKat update for the Gionee Elife E7 will be arriving shortly. The update is set to start rolling out in March and brings with it several key improvements. Other than the KitKat features, the E7 will also get the updated...

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Lollipop update rolling out to AT&T Moto X (2nd Gen)

Lollipop update rolling out to AT&T Moto X (2nd Gen)

26 February, 2015 | comments (7)

If you are an AT&T Moto X (2nd Gen) user, here is some good news: Motorola has announced that Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is now rolling out for the device. "Android 5.0.2 Lollipop is one of the most significant in recent Android history....


LG to showcase an LTE version of its Watch Urbane at MWC

LG to showcase an LTE version of its Watch Urbane at MWC

26 February, 2015 | comments (10)

Nearly a couple of weeks after unveiling the high-end Watch Urbane timepiece, LG has taken wraps off an LTE version of the wearable. Appropriately dubbed Watch Urbane LTE, the smartwatch will also be showcased at the upcoming Mobile World Congress...

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Alleged live photos of Samsung Galaxy S6 leak out

Alleged live photos of Samsung Galaxy S6 leak out

25 February, 2015 | comments (259)

Purported live photos of Samsung Galaxy S6 made the rounds on the web. The Korean giant’s next flagship smartphone is scheduled to make its debut this Sunday, on March 1 alongside an Edge model with curved display. The photos reveal...


Xiaomi Mi 4 will be up for grabs in India without registration

Xiaomi Mi 4 will be up for grabs in India without registration

25 February, 2015 | comments (17)

Following in the footsteps of the Redmi Note 4G from earlier this month, Xiaomi's Mi 4 is set to go on sale in India without registration starting tomorrow. As always, the phone will be offered by Flipkart, as that's Xiaomi's exclusive retail...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Sony Xperia M4 Aqua to join Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua to join Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC

25 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Mere hours ago it emerged that Sony is going to unveil the Xperia Z4 Tablet at MWC next week. And now we find out that it won't be the only new device the company has in store for us. It will be joined in Sony's portfolio by the Xperia M4 Aqua,...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will get Android 5.0 Lollipop in Q2

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will get Android 5.0 Lollipop in Q2

25 February, 2015 | comments (15)

Samsung is currently in the process of updating a few of its devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop. So if you have, say, a Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note 3, or Galaxy S5 you're pretty much already covered (though some rollouts have only made it to some...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC releases a new One (M9) teaser

HTC releases a new One (M9) teaser

25 February, 2015 | comments (45)

#twitter-widget-0 {width: 590px !important;} HTC's latest flagship device is definitely one of the most anticipated handset, scheduled to make an appearance ant MWC 2015. And with the Barcelona event just around the corner manufacturers are doing...

Tags: HTC, Android


Motorola Moto E (2015) brings LTE, 64-bit chipset

Motorola Moto E (2015) brings LTE, 64-bit chipset

25 February, 2015 | comments (41)

Motorola just made the second generation of Moto E official – the screen size grew to 4.5", the chipset moved to a 64-bit one and also got 4G LTE connectivity. Oh, and the 5MP camera can now record 720p video and there's a VGA front-facing camera....

Tags: Motorola, Android


HTC One (M7) receiving Lollipop OTA in Europe

HTC One (M7) receiving Lollipop OTA in Europe

25 February, 2015 | comments (82)

The original HTC One (M7) is finally getting the Lollipop treatment in Europe Reports have been flooding in from our readers that the two year old handset is getting the OTA all over the continent. The package itself contains an Android 5.0 build,...


Android and iOS together account for 96.3% of  smartphone market

Android and iOS together account for 96.3% of smartphone market

25 February, 2015 | comments (42)

Android and iOS combined accounted for a whopping 96.3% of all smartphone shipments worldwide in 2014, up from 93.8% in the prior year, according to a latest report from the market research firm IDC. Individually, Google's mobile operating...

Tags: Android, iOS, IDC


Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

24 February, 2015 | comments (40)

Unannounced Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaked out. The slate made a premature appearance in Sony’s Xperia Lounge Android application and was quickly taken down. The sole leaked image of the device reveals Xperia Z3-like design...

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Leaked HTC One (M9) promo videos go live

Leaked HTC One (M9) promo videos go live

24 February, 2015 | comments (89)

Hot on the heels of the leaked press renders earlier today, a series of HTC One (M9) promo videos also made the rounds on the web. In line with past leaks, the videos leave nothing to imagination. Update: The videos have been quickly removed...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors