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Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

18 January, 2015 | comments (53)

A mysterious Sony device has passed through the Federal Communications Commission in the USA and the timing could very well mean it is the upcoming Sony Xperia Z4. Very little information is given in the listing leak but we do find out the device...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Check out all the new phones that debuted this week

Check out all the new phones that debuted this week

17 January, 2015 | comments (8)

It has been a busy week, with intriguing announcements taking place in various parts of the world. To make sure you haven't missed anything here's the quick recap of all the new phones that debuted over the past 7 days. Arguably, the most...


5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

17 January, 2015 | comments (40)

Detailed specs of two exciting phones leaked from the most unusual of places today. Two upcoming additions to the Motorola lineup got listed on the website of UK retailer Argos, complete with detailed specs and even pricing info. The devices in...


Xiaomi Mi Note, Mi Note Pro priced for international orders

Xiaomi Mi Note, Mi Note Pro priced for international orders

16 January, 2015 | comments (62)

Xiaomi made its new Mi Note and Mi Note Pro phablets official just yesterday, at a special event. During that we were told how much they would cost in China, but so far we've had no idea what to expect internationally. See, like its previous...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

16 January, 2015 | comments (4)

Back in October of last year, Sprint started offering its customers a leasing scheme for certain high-end smartphones. This started with the iPhone 6, but was then expanded to include both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S5 Sport. And from...


HTC Nexus 9 will be offered by O2 UK starting on Monday

HTC Nexus 9 will be offered by O2 UK starting on Monday

16 January, 2015 | comments (3)

This coming Monday, on January 19, the HTC-made Nexus 9 tablet will become available at O2 UK. Obviously you've been able to pick up a contract-free Nexus 9 for a while now, but if instead you wanted to get it with a data plan from an operator, then...

Tags: HTC, Android


Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

16 January, 2015 | comments (59)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 looks to be happening right now for some users in South Korea. According to LG Phone Firmware, which tracks the company's progress on updating its smartphones, the Lollipop update for the phone is...

Tags: LG, Android


Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 issues a thing of the past

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 issues a thing of the past

16 January, 2015 | comments (53)

The past few months have been plagued by rumors about Qualcomm's manufacturing issues with the Snapdragon 810 SoC, the chipset of choice for high-end devices in 2015. The company has tried to do its best to dissipate them, by reiterating how...

Tags: Qualcomm, Android


The Galaxy S6 to use a non-swipe fingerprint sensor

The Galaxy S6 to use a non-swipe fingerprint sensor

16 January, 2015 | comments (119)

Fingerprint sensors finally gained popularity on smartphones, but the experience isn’t always prefect. Some companies, like Samsung, used the swipe type of sensor where you had to swipe your thumb (or other finger) over the Home button, which wasn’t...


HTC sends out MWC 2015 invites, is building a utopia

HTC sends out MWC 2015 invites, is building a utopia

16 January, 2015 | comments (24)

HTC sent out invites for its MWC 2015 event. The invite is pretty simple – a starry sky with the words "Utopia in progress" below the company's logo. Unfortunately that's all there is, no silhouettes of phones, no promises of ground-breaking...

Tags: HTC, Android


Sony Xperia Z4 gets certified by Japanese wireless authority

Sony Xperia Z4 gets certified by Japanese wireless authority

16 January, 2015 | comments (86)

While CES has been the traditional scene for new Xperia Z announcements, this year the company seems to be keeping its ace for the Mobile World Congress. Meanwhile, the Xperia Z4 has been certified in its home country in three versions – NTT...

Tags: Sony, Android


Xiaomi Mi Note supports both FDD-LTE and TD-LTE

Xiaomi Mi Note supports both FDD-LTE and TD-LTE

16 January, 2015 | comments (22)

The Xiaomi Mi Note went official yesterday with LTE Cat 9 support that grants it up to 450Mbps download speeds. Interestingly, Xiaomi seems to be planning a wider release of the phone than just China as the Mi Note is revealed to support both...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


OnePlus Two rumored to have 5.5

OnePlus Two rumored to have 5.5" screen, QHD this time

16 January, 2015 | comments (35)

There might still be those of you toiling hard to get an invite for the OnePlus One, but the OnePlus Two is in the works and it should be worth waiting for. Rumors have surfaced, claiming the next generation of an already solid performer to be even...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


New batch Yu Yureka phablets will go on sale January 22

New batch Yu Yureka phablets will go on sale January 22

16 January, 2015 | comments (79)

For better or for worse the eastern model of selling hotly anticipated smartphones involves squirting out small batches that are literally gone in seconds. This happened to the Yu Yureka, which got a limited 10,000 unit release on Amazon.in (the...

Tags: Android, Yu, Dual SIM


Android 5.0.2 factory images available for Nexus 10 and 7 2013

Android 5.0.2 factory images available for Nexus 10 and 7 2013

16 January, 2015 | comments (25)

Android Lollipop has been a reality for quite some time now, but the massive OS overhaul is undoubtedly a huge venture and there is still a lot of work to be done to get a final polished product. Even though there are AOSP builds for pretty much...

Tags: Android, Google, Nexus


Lenovo launches A6000 smartphone in India

Lenovo launches A6000 smartphone in India

16 January, 2015 | comments (60)

Lenovo has launched its newest budget smartphone, the A6000, in the Indian market. The phone is priced at Rs. 6,999 ($113) and will be available exclusively through online retailer Flipkart. Registrations for the phone open today at 6:00 PM...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


User agent profile confirms QHD display for Samsung Galaxy S6

User agent profile confirms QHD display for Samsung Galaxy S6

16 January, 2015 | comments (39)

While we're waiting for the Samsung Galaxy S6 to show up this quarter (hopefully around the Mobile World Congress) we're treated to the latest leak. The User Agent Profile for a SM-G920A has been found confirming some of the details we're keen to...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Xiaomi Mi 4 to launch in India on January 28

Xiaomi Mi 4 to launch in India on January 28

16 January, 2015 | comments (68)

Xiaomi has announced that it will be launching its last year's flagship device - the Mi 4 - in India on January 28. Unfortunately, no price was mentioned but we will update you on that as soon as that information is available. The Mi 4 has a...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


OnePlus One to get CM-based Android 5.0 next month

OnePlus One to get CM-based Android 5.0 next month

15 January, 2015 | comments (20)

Cyanogen founder Steve Kondik revealed that OnePlus One will receive stable Android 5.0 Lollipop update next month. The ROM will be based on CyanogenMod 12 build. The Cyanogen-based ROM will not be available to OnePlus One users in India. As...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


LG G4 rumored to come with 16MP camera, Snapdragon 810

LG G4 rumored to come with 16MP camera, Snapdragon 810

15 January, 2015 | comments (55)

This year's top Android smartphone from LG is probably going to be the G4, going by the naming convention the Korean company has been using for a few years now. This device should be unveiled in the coming months, but so far few details about it...

Tags: LG , Android, Rumors