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Google Nexus 5 aces BaseMark X gaming benchmark

Google Nexus 5 aces BaseMark X gaming benchmark

30 October, 2013 | comments (53)

If all the rumors and teasers are to be trusted, Google will be announcing the LG-made Nexus 5 this Friday. The flagship has leaked numerous times revealing all there is to know about its design, specs and even pricing. We've already seen...

Tags: LG, Android, Google


More Nexus 5 images leak, Sprint version confirmed

More Nexus 5 images leak, Sprint version confirmed

30 October, 2013 | comments (20)

The oft-pictured Google Nexus 5 built by LG has been making the rounds quite a bit over the past several months. It left little to the imagination in terms of appearance, specifications, software version, and even pricing. The only thing that's...

Tags: Google, Android, LG


White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

20 October, 2013 | comments (59)

Google's Nexus 4 was announced and launched last year in just a single color version - black. The white edition surfaced many times but it didn't go official until May this year. The Nexus 5 announcement will supposedly happen on October 28 side...

Tags: Google, Android, Rumors, LG


Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

18 October, 2013 | comments (122)

The upcoming Nexus 5 announcement is drawing near (just 10 days left to go) and the rumors are intensifying. Today we saw it briefly in the Google Play store and now information has surfaced detailing the memory and battery capacity of the upcoming...

Tags: Google, Android, LG, Rumors


Google Q3 earnings beat estimates

Google Q3 earnings beat estimates

18 October, 2013 | comments (23)

Google has released its financial results for the third quarter of 2013 reporting a revenue of $14.9 billion. This marks a 12% year-over-year growth compared to last year's Q3 performance. Motorola Mobility, which Google bought in 2011, marks a...

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Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 to go official on October 28

Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 to go official on October 28

16 October, 2013 | comments (43)

The official name for Android 4.4 - KitKat - was made official a while ago, but back then we got no release date or feature details. Last year Google announced the Android 4.2 and Nexus 4 on October 29, so many people are expecting an official...

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A slew of Sony devices hit the US, Xperia Z1 included

A slew of Sony devices hit the US, Xperia Z1 included

15 October, 2013 | comments (26)

Today marks the launch of several new Sony devices on the US market, namely the Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia Z Ultra, and the Sony SmartWatch 2. The 20.7MP Xperia Z1 flagship is for sale in Sony's online store for $649.99, although this...


Nexus 5 to be priced at $399, Nexus 4 LTE model in tow

Nexus 5 to be priced at $399, Nexus 4 LTE model in tow

15 October, 2013 | comments (95)

The Google Nexus 5 has already appeared in several leaked images and the recent appearance in a hands-on video has left nothing to our imagination. Now, the pricing details of the upcoming Google Nexus smartphone have made its way to the...


Google Nexus 5 leaks in new images

Google Nexus 5 leaks in new images

15 October, 2013 | comments (33)

The upcoming Nexus 5 has been pictured once again, this time in Russia. The new snaps show the characteristic Nexus logo on the back, which appears to be highly prone to fingerprints as well - something we didn't see in previous leaked...


Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

10 October, 2013 | comments (20)

Case-maker SPIGEN leaked the Nexus 5 yet again with a nice photo of the back. It was no mistake either, the Google+ post is tagged #google #nexus5. The image shows the characteristic large circle around the back camera, which according to a...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


Nexus 5 release date and price leaked out of Japan

Nexus 5 release date and price leaked out of Japan

08 October, 2013 | comments (39)

The upcoming Google Nexus 5 has been leaked several times already, showing off what is expected to be the first Android 4.4 KitKat-running device. Now, new information out of Japanese retailer redstar reveals that the Nexus 5 will be hitting...


Nexus 5 service manual leaks, confirms most key specs

Nexus 5 service manual leaks, confirms most key specs

06 October, 2013 | comments (127)

A leaked service manual of the LG-D821 a.k.a. Nexus 5 reveals most of what there is to know about the device - design, specs and even how to open it. We already knew the most important features from various leaks, but here is the real deal. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors, Google


Nexus 5 to launch on October 30, possibly alongside Nexus 10

Nexus 5 to launch on October 30, possibly alongside Nexus 10

03 October, 2013 | comments (60)

Following several leaked images showing off Android 4.4 KitKat, there are rumors floating around that Google's latest Nexus offering made by LG, the Nexus 5, will go on sale on October 30. It's hypothesized that Android 4.4 KitKat could debut on the...


Nexus 5 specs get confirmed as an alleged press shot leaks

Nexus 5 specs get confirmed as an alleged press shot leaks

17 September, 2013 | comments (157)

An alleged official press photo of the Google Nexus 5 has surfaced after the smartphone made several appearances in the past weeks. The press shot of the Nexus 5 confirms the phone's exterior, while a good chunk of its specification sheet also...

Tags: Google, LG, Android, Rumors


Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

16 September, 2013 | comments (37)

Smartphone casemaker SPIGEN has pointed out an unconfirmed launch date of the upcoming Google Nexus 5 smartphone. In fact, the company has made an Amazon listing of a case for the unannounced Nexus smartphone and points October 31 as its release...


Alleged LG Nexus 5 leaks through FCC in high-res photos

Alleged LG Nexus 5 leaks through FCC in high-res photos

12 September, 2013 | comments (85)

FCC has always been a good source to find bits of info on upcoming and unannounced phones, if you know where exactly to look. Well, the guys over at PhoneScoop hit the gold with the pictures of alleged LG Nexus 5 flagship. LG Nexus 5 This...

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Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week

Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week

11 September, 2013 | comments (30)

The Motorola Moto X is now selling by the thousands - one hundred thousand that is, per week. The information comes courtesy of Reuters rather than from Motorola itself, but we're sure we'll get some solid official numbers...


Android in Aug 2013: Donut and Eclair no longer in the charts

Android in Aug 2013: Donut and Eclair no longer in the charts

04 September, 2013 | comments (36)

Google has stopped delivering distribution information on Android versions 1.6 Donut and 2.1 Eclair as the two don't support the Google Play store app. Since developers mostly care about the phones that do support that, Google will no longer be...


Say hello to Android 4.4 KitKat, coming next in line

Say hello to Android 4.4 KitKat, coming next in line

03 September, 2013 | comments (230)

Google recently announced its latest version of Android - 4.3 Jelly Bean, which turned out to be nothing to write home about. Ever since then, the next iteration of Android OS has taken the spotlight and has been the talk of the town. Just when...

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8GB Nexus 4 permanently goes out of stock from the Play Store

8GB Nexus 4 permanently goes out of stock from the Play Store

03 September, 2013 | comments (31)

Google recently dropped the price of the Nexus 4, bringing the 8GB model to a tantalizing $199 in the US. As one could have guessed, however, this was just to clear the stock of the device and that is exactly what has happened. The 8GB model...