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Week 20 in review: Yu Yuphoria, Galaxy S6 Active, iPhone 6s

Week 20 in review: Yu Yuphoria, Galaxy S6 Active, iPhone 6s

17 May, 2015 | comments (15)

This week one of the youngest companies on the smartphone market made the biggest splash. Yu Yuphoria lived up to its name and shot up to second place in our weekly Top 10 with only the Samsung Galaxy S6 staying on top. If you somehow missed the...


Oppo details the new Color OS 2.1.0i based on Lollipop

Oppo details the new Color OS 2.1.0i based on Lollipop

17 May, 2015 | comments (8)

Oppo recently pushed the Android 4.4 KitKat based Color OS 2.0.5i beta for the Find 7 and Find 7a smartphones. Following that, the Oppo development team worked quickly to share a sneak peek on what’s in store with the next major ColorOS ...

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LG Escape2 spotted listed on AT&T's website

LG Escape2 spotted listed on AT&T's website

17 May, 2015 | comments (12)

More than a couple of years after LG released the Escape smartphone, its successor, dubbed Escape2, has been launched - it is currently listed on AT&T's website. Specs-wise, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1.2GHz...

Tags: LG, Android


Grab a refurbished 64GB OnePlus One for Rs.16,999 in India

Grab a refurbished 64GB OnePlus One for Rs.16,999 in India

16 May, 2015 | comments (29)

Starting on May 20, the Indian online retailer Overcart will begin offering a refurbished 64GB OnePlus One for Rs.16,999 (about $268) in India. The Sandstone Black device costs Rs. 21,998 (about $347) on Amazon brand new. Overcart will offer...

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Samsung to release another Edge model before the next Note Edge?

Samsung to release another Edge model before the next Note Edge?

16 May, 2015 | comments (52)

Samsung was faced with unexpectedly high demand for the Galaxy S6 edge which lead to the opening of another edge display factory ahead of schedule. The market's warm reception of the handset has allegedly inspired ideas for further expansion of the...


ZTE to debut Nubia exclusively on Amazon in India

ZTE to debut Nubia exclusively on Amazon in India

16 May, 2015 | comments (10)

Last month Huawei introduced couple of new smartphones under the Honor brand in India. Following that, ZTE also announced it's bringing its Nubia brand in India on May 19. While the formal launch is barely few days away, the company has confirmed of...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Micromax launches Canvas Nitro 2 in India, priced at around $173

Micromax launches Canvas Nitro 2 in India, priced at around $173

16 May, 2015 | comments (26)

The successor to the Micromax Canvas Nitro A311, which went on sale back in December last year, has been launched in India. Dubbed Canvas Nitro 2, the device is priced at INR 10,990 ($173), and is available on e-commerce website Infibeam as well as...

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Sony Lavender specs revealed, larger than the Xperia C4

Sony Lavender specs revealed, larger than the Xperia C4

16 May, 2015 | comments (23)

We showed you a lone picture of the upcoming selfie-centered Sony Lavender yesterday, but there was no update on the previously rumored hardware. Well, we're going to address that today with new intel on the matter. The smartphone is quite...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Xiaomi Mi 4i arriving in Malaysia next week

Xiaomi Mi 4i arriving in Malaysia next week

16 May, 2015 | comments (22)

The Mi 4i, which was made official by Xiaomi at a dedicated event in India last month, is set to launch in Malaysia on May 21. As per the press invite (see image above) sent by the five-year-old Chinese start-up, its global head of...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


ZTE launches its Nubia brand in India on May 19

ZTE launches its Nubia brand in India on May 19

15 May, 2015 | comments (6)

Last week we found out about ZTE's intentions of taking its Nubia brand to India. At that point some leaked information claimed the Z9 Mini would be the first Nubia smartphone to be released in the subcontinent. Today ZTE has started sending...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Leaked Sony Lavender pic shows no bezels, front camera with flash

Leaked Sony Lavender pic shows no bezels, front camera with flash

15 May, 2015 | comments (40)

Sony Lavender rumors are back in rotation, this time with a revealing image. The phone has been hastily cut out of a photo, but unless someone took too much off the sides it looks like the Lavender will have razor-thin bezels. Also, the upper...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung teases Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man edition

Samsung teases Galaxy S6 edge Iron Man edition

15 May, 2015 | comments (46)

The second Avengers movie - Age of Ultron - is out and Samsung will be soon launching a special edition of the Galaxy S6 edge to honor it. The limited model was teased on Twitter and will be apparently dedicated to Iron Man. This isn’t the...

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Amazon UK will trade you a Fire Phone for a £100 bill

Amazon UK will trade you a Fire Phone for a £100 bill

15 May, 2015 | comments (7)

At this point making "fire sale" jokes will be like shooting fish in a barrel. The Amazon Fire Phone is offered at a massive, nearly 70% discount in the UK where Amazon shoppers can snag it for just £99, £180 if you want 64GB storage. The base...

Tags: Amazon, Android


Yu Yureka starts receiving Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

Yu Yureka starts receiving Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update

15 May, 2015 | comments (38)

Nearly a month after the Android 5.0 update started rolling out to it, the Yu Yureka smartphone has begun receiving an incremental Lollipop update. "We are excited to announce a new software update for Yureka which will lead to improved...

Tags: Yu, Android, Micromax


HTC One ME9 launch in India approaching

HTC One ME9 launch in India approaching

15 May, 2015 | comments (7)

We reported a few days ago on HTC's yet another top-specced device of the One M9 generation and at the time it was known as the M9e. As it turns out, the smartphone is more likely going to be called One ME9 and it's also expected to be launched in...

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Xiaomi H3Y phone specifications tipped with MediaTek chipset

Xiaomi H3Y phone specifications tipped with MediaTek chipset

15 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Last week, the Xiaomi product roadmap was leaked, revealing four new Mi phones in the pipeline. Out of those four phones, the Redmi Note 2 is expected to launch in July. As per Upleaks, a Xiaomi Redmi series phone codenamed Hermes with Xiaomi...

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LG G4 said to be landing on T-Mobile on June 2

LG G4 said to be landing on T-Mobile on June 2

15 May, 2015 | comments (3)

While we already have an idea about the carrier retail price of the G4 in the US, looks like now we have some information on its release date, too. According to T-Mobile's promotional Twitter account for the device, the flagship will be available...

Tags: T-Mobile, LG, Android


Sony Xperia Z3 spotted running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

Sony Xperia Z3 spotted running Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

15 May, 2015 | comments (28)

Sony recently updated the Xperia Z3 to Android 5.0 Lollipop but it seems the 5.1, or to be precise, the 5.1.1 update isn't too far. In the video below you can see the device running the latest version of Android there is, which even some Nexus...

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ZTE Nubia Z9 now up for international pre-orders

ZTE Nubia Z9 now up for international pre-orders

15 May, 2015 | comments (12)

The Nubia Z9, which was made official by ZTE just last week and is only available in China, is now up for international pre-orders. Online retailer OppoMart has started accepting pre-orders for the device, although the shipping date hasn't been...

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LG Magna arrives in Europe with €249 price tag

LG Magna arrives in Europe with €249 price tag

14 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Back in February LG made three new midrange smartphones official. One of those, the LG Magna, just recently went on sale in India. And now it's made its first foray into Europe, as it has been launched in Greece today. This probably means you...

Tags: LG, Android