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HTC One M8 benchmarks show unparalleled performance

HTC One M8 benchmarks show unparalleled performance

24 March, 2014 | comments (47)

Rightware, the folks behind several popular Android benchmarking tools, have managed to obtain the results of the upcoming All New One a.k.a. M8 flagship from HTC. The unreleased smartphone beats out all of the competition handily in the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


BlackBerry OS 10.3 screenshots leak, voice assistant coming

BlackBerry OS 10.3 screenshots leak, voice assistant coming

24 March, 2014 | comments (35)

A myriad of screenshots have leaked showing the new and upcoming BlackBerry OS 10.3. The new OS release brings a cleaner UI with a predominantly red and black theme. On the homescreen the icon shadow has been removed. This might be an...


Android 4.3 for Sony Xperia M approved, coming soon

Android 4.3 for Sony Xperia M approved, coming soon

22 March, 2014 | comments (99)

We have some good news for the Sony Xperia M owners. Even though the company is going to launch the Xperia M2 very soon, Sony hasn't forgotten its predecessor. Apparently Sony has been working on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware update and it will...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Gold HTC One 2014 to be a Best Buy exclusive in the US

Gold HTC One 2014 to be a Best Buy exclusive in the US

22 March, 2014 | comments (24)

The All New HTC One a.k.a. HTC One 2014 is going to be unveiled on Tuesday, March 25. It will even hit the shelves in selected UK stores just minutes after the official announcement. Some carriers have even started teasing the new One. We...

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Apple iPhone 6 tipped to retain 8 MP resolution

Apple iPhone 6 tipped to retain 8 MP resolution

21 March, 2014 | comments (181)

Sources with some knowledge of the matter suggest that Apple will not be interested in increasing the megapixel count of its next iPhone smartphone camera. Instead Apple will likely focus on improving the lens system and image quality. Previous...

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Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 may be unveiled at the Build conference

Nokia Lumia 930 and 630 may be unveiled at the Build conference

21 March, 2014 | comments (33)

The Windows Phone 8.1 update is expected to arrive at the Microsoft BUILD conference, which starts on April 2. According to rumors it won't come alone – the Lumia 930 (Martini) and Lumia 630 (Moneypenny) may be unveiled at the same...


Apple secures advanced multitouch stylus patent

Apple secures advanced multitouch stylus patent

20 March, 2014 | comments (94)

Apple is working on a stylus with an extendable nib with multiple tips and a built in light sensor. The information comes from patent images secured by AppleInsider. The nib on the stylus is flexible and can either work almost entirely from...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 to be €60 cheaper than S4 at launch

Samsung Galaxy S5 to be €60 cheaper than S4 at launch

20 March, 2014 | comments (67)

The South Korean publication ZDNet has confirmation on the Taiwanese launch price of the Galaxy S5 - TWD22,800 (KRW800,600 or €540). This is good €60 (KRW90,000) below the Galaxy S4 launch price of €600 from last year. It seems the previous...


Samsung SM-G750 leaks, could be the Galaxy S5 Neo

Samsung SM-G750 leaks, could be the Galaxy S5 Neo

20 March, 2014 | comments (24)

The UAP (user agent profile) of a yet unofficial Samsung smartphone has been uploaded to the company's servers. The device called SM-G750A, which suggests it is most probably headed to AT&T. According to the information we were able to...


HTC One 2014 pictured next to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4 and LG G2

HTC One 2014 pictured next to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4 and LG G2

19 March, 2014 | comments (70)

It seems like someone was able to get their hands on HTC's upcoming One flagship, and has even managed to shoot it next to some of the current competitor flagships (read. current, not upcoming). These include the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3, Sony...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC should have a 52% profit increase in Q2 2014

HTC should have a 52% profit increase in Q2 2014

19 March, 2014 | comments (42)

It's no secret that HTC hasn't exactly been seeing the best of times recently in terms of revenue, but it looks like that trend will be reversed for Q2 2014. That is, according to reports from the French bank and financial services company,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Oppo is prepping a 5-inch Oppo N1 mini version

Oppo is prepping a 5-inch Oppo N1 mini version

18 March, 2014 | comments (24)

Oppo N1 was announced last September and released a month later. Even though its Snapdragon 600 chipset is not the fastest available system-on-chip on the market, the flagship has lots of niceties to offer. There is the swivel 13MP camera, the rear...

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Details of entry-level KitKat Android Samsung G310 surface

Details of entry-level KitKat Android Samsung G310 surface

18 March, 2014 | comments (28)

Android 4.4 KitKat supports fairly low-end devices with as little as 512MB. It wasn’t meant for aging devices though, instead it was to enable affordable new handsets. One of those will be the Samsung G310. It was certified by the FCC, showrf up...


Apple to launch 8GB iPhone 5c tomorrow

Apple to launch 8GB iPhone 5c tomorrow

17 March, 2014 | comments (130)

Various tips, leaked emails and even a picture of a retail box suggest Apple is prepping to launch a cheaper iPhone 5c model with 8GB storage tomorrow, March 18. We have been tipped already by internal sources from two major European carriers...

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ZTE Nubia X6 to have a 75MP camera? Probably not

ZTE Nubia X6 to have a 75MP camera? Probably not

17 March, 2014 | comments (37)

ZTE is continuing to tease the Nubia X6 flagship smartphone on its Weibo account. The first image calls the upcoming phone an “unstoppable metal temptation” and shows off a portion of the phone’s metallic build. The ZTE Nubia X6 will reportedly...

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Production issues may be plaguing the Galaxy S5 camera

Production issues may be plaguing the Galaxy S5 camera

17 March, 2014 | comments (59)

A new, home-brewed ISOCELL sensor is at the heart of the Samsung Galaxy S5 camera, but it turns out there's a new, complicated lens system too. Perhaps too complicated – ETNews is reporting that Samsung sees only 20-30% of the desired yield on the...


Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

Android-powered Samsung G9098 flip phone headed to China

17 March, 2014 | comments (13)

There are flip smartphones we never hear about due to their very limited availability. Samsung has such gadgets for some Asian markets with the most notable one being the Galaxy Golden. It was released last November with dual Super AMOLED displays...


Latest Xiaomi Redmi revealed to be 5.5-inch Redmi Note

Latest Xiaomi Redmi revealed to be 5.5-inch Redmi Note

17 March, 2014 | comments (2)

Last week, we reported on the latest Xiaomi device in the Redmi series, also known as the Hongmi 2. Now, more information has been revealed about the Redmi, in that it will in fact be a 5.5-inch phablet known as the Redmi Note. The processor...


Samsung ATIV SE press image leaks out on Twitter

Samsung ATIV SE press image leaks out on Twitter

15 March, 2014 | comments (50)

An alleged press photo of Samsung ATIV SE made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. Previously known as Samsung Huron, the Windows Phone handset is bound for Verizon Wireless in the United States. Update, March 22: @evleaks has released...


Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

15 March, 2014 | comments (87)

A User Agent profile revealed the LG D850 will have a QHD screen (1,440 x 2,560), which are the same claims about the LG G3 and its 5.5” screen. We’re wary of QHD rumors (as many didn’t pan out), but now there are screenshots for proof. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors