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Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact to be in stores in September

Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact to be in stores in September

08 July, 2014 | comments (57)

Sony will out a new top of the line smartphone before the end of this year, and judging by its past actions that should happen during IFA in September. Just last week we heard that the 'full size' Z3 would be joined in Sony's portfolio by the Z3...

Tags: Android, Sony, Rumors


iPhone 6 Sapphire display gets put to the test

iPhone 6 Sapphire display gets put to the test

07 July, 2014 | comments (123)

Turns out that Apple's purchase of sapphire crystal factories weren't in vain, because the iPhone 6's display is very, very durable. Or so it seems in a recently posted video that displays the 4.7" panel being put through scratch...

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New rumor outs battery capacity for both iPhone 6 models

New rumor outs battery capacity for both iPhone 6 models

07 July, 2014 | comments (66)

Lately we've been inundated with iPhone 6-related rumors, but not one of those spoke about how big the batteries in the upcoming smartphones would be. Until now, that is. Today the Chinese media is abuzz with word of the battery capacities for...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Sony Xperia C3 breaks cover, teased as the first selfie phone

Sony Xperia C3 breaks cover, teased as the first selfie phone

07 July, 2014 | comments (40)

Sony confirmed today on its Twitter account that tomorrow it will announce a "selfie"-oriented smartphone. Luckily, we have a bit more information on what to expect. See your #selfies in a whole new light pic.twitter.com/UQJQIa44sI Sony Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Huawei Ascend D3 photo pops, HTC One Max raises eyebrows

Huawei Ascend D3 photo pops, HTC One Max raises eyebrows

07 July, 2014 | comments (33)

An unannounced Huawei smartphone showed up in a bunch of hands-on photos, and if it didn't sport the company's logo at the back, you would have a hard time telling it's not the HTC One Max. Allegedly, the phone you see below is the upcoming Ascend...


Motorola confirms Moto X and G will get Android L

Motorola confirms Moto X and G will get Android L

07 July, 2014 | comments (66)

Android L is still in the developer preview phase but companies are already vowing to bring it to their devices. Motorola smartphones have mostly pure Android and get very timely updates now Moto customer support is claiming that the Moto X and Moto...


Microsoft already testing the next build of Windows Phone 8.1

Microsoft already testing the next build of Windows Phone 8.1

07 July, 2014 | comments (14)

Microsoft is already working on the next build for its Windows Phone 8.1 operating system, according to the benchmarking site - WPBench. The data from the yardstick shows us a new build number 8.10.14130 for Windows Phone 8.1 while the current OS...


Apple enlists VP of Tag Heuer for iWatch marketing

Apple enlists VP of Tag Heuer for iWatch marketing

05 July, 2014 | comments (66)

One of the biggest complaints consumers have with wearable devices is that they look like pieces of geek tech; they arent beautiful timepieces that youd want to rock on your wrist 24/7. It looks like Apple is trying to change that with its...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Nokia by Microsoft branding spotted on Lumia 830

Nokia by Microsoft branding spotted on Lumia 830

05 July, 2014 | comments (74)

A couple of days ago we showed you the first purported images depicting an upcoming mid-range Nokia smartphone. As this is supposedly going to serve as the successor to the Lumia 820 from 2012, we assume it will be called Lumia 830. Now it's been...


Sprint LG G3 confirmed to feature 3GB RAM

Sprint LG G3 confirmed to feature 3GB RAM

05 July, 2014 | comments (25)

Yesterday Sprint announced it will begin taking pre-orders for the LG G3 starting from July 11 and it will ship the smartphone a week later - on July 18. The carrier didn't specify the model, but various sources now confirm Sprint's upcoming LG G3...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Another spy shot of the Samsung Galaxy F appears

Another spy shot of the Samsung Galaxy F appears

05 July, 2014 | comments (40)

Wherever a Galaxy F goes, a photo of the visit is bound to leak. Yesterday we showed you a live image picturing the Galaxy F metal framing. Our insider source claimed the removable back is made of plastic, while the frame is identical with the...


Week 27 in review: Galaxy S5 mini, iOS 7.1.2, Galaxy F leak

Week 27 in review: Galaxy S5 mini, iOS 7.1.2, Galaxy F leak

05 July, 2014 | comments (2)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 27 of 2014 was marked by five new Galaxy smartphones, but also plenty of rumors about the new flagship wave coming in the...


Two unannounced ZTE Nubia phones hit Chinese TENAA

Two unannounced ZTE Nubia phones hit Chinese TENAA

04 July, 2014 | comments (2)

Two ZTE smartphones have been spotted at the Chinese TENAA (an equivalent to the FCC in the USA) carrying the model numbers NX507J and NX505J. Both have undergone the approval process of the Chinese authority a few weeks ago. Neither of the...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


LG G3 Beat, G3 Mini for AT&T, passes through FCC

LG G3 Beat, G3 Mini for AT&T, passes through FCC

04 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The LG G3 Beat or LG G3 Mini for AT&T may become official soon as it has just passed the FCC in the US. And while we learn some tidbits about the device having dual band Wi-Fi and LTE it's more important that it is labeled as having a 127.0mm...

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Samsung Galaxy F first live photo appears, check it out

Samsung Galaxy F first live photo appears, check it out

04 July, 2014 | comments (76)

Samsung Galaxy F, the more premium version of the Galaxy S5 flagship, has been in the rumorlands since forever. All the rumors have a few things in common - a metal chassis, a QHD display and Snapdragon 805 chipset with 3GB of RAM. The Galaxy F...


New iPhone 6 launch date rumored as front glass panel leaks

New iPhone 6 launch date rumored as front glass panel leaks

03 July, 2014 | comments (63)

The iPhone 6 rumors aren't going to stop anytime soon, but by now you've probably gotten used to that idea. From China today comes a new rumored announcement date, alongside a purported release date as well as pricing information (at least for...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


LG Vista for Verizon renders leak, likely the LG G Pro 2 Lite

LG Vista for Verizon renders leak, likely the LG G Pro 2 Lite

03 July, 2014 | comments (3)

After a glimpse of the LG Vista last week, @evleaks has again provided us a look at what in all likelihood is the US variant of the LG G Pro 2 Lite. LG G Vista, for Verizon, 2014 - http://t.co/NyErSb5dlK pic.twitter.com/zfSlAhFXlW @evleaks...

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Samsung Galaxy F gets pictured, 2014 release hinted

Samsung Galaxy F gets pictured, 2014 release hinted

02 July, 2014 | comments (46)

evleaks has again outed a render of the alleged upcoming Galaxy F smartphone, which is rumored to be the first global Galaxy device to sport a body constructed out of metal rather than plastic. The latest render looks suspiciously like last...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini to go for 479, report claims

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini to go for 479, report claims

01 July, 2014 | comments (42)

Samsung made the Galaxy S5 Mini official only a few short hours ago. The smaller handset looks just like its bigger sibling, and even has that device's much talked about sensors on board (think fingerprint scanner and heart rate monitor, for...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition shows up again

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition shows up again

01 July, 2014 | comments (15)

At this point it's become very clear indeed - Samsung is working on a Google Play Edition Galaxy S5. This will come as no surprise, as last year we saw the Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition (GPE) launch alongside the HTC One GPE. Obviously one...