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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo LTE passes FCC

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo LTE passes FCC

17 January, 2014 | comments (10)

As if we needed more proof that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo launch is fast approaching. After getting its detailed specs through an internal document and then seeing what it looks like in the flesh through a bunch of live photos, we're now seeing...


LG Optimus F3Q with sliding QWERTY press image leaks out

LG Optimus F3Q with sliding QWERTY press image leaks out

16 January, 2014 | comments (48)

A press image of an upcoming LG smartphone with sliding hardware QWERTY got posted on Twitter by @evleaks. The entry-level Android handset is headed to T-Mobile US as LG Optimus F3Q. Alleged specs of the Optimus F3Q include a 1.2GHz...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra to hit the UK this spring

Sony Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra to hit the UK this spring

16 January, 2014 | comments (11)

Even though Sony didn't shed any light on the pricing and availability of the newly announced affordable Xperia E1 and mid-range phablet Xperia T2 Ultra, some information on their UK arrival became available. According to a UK retailer's...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Screenshots reveal Nokia Normandy user interface

Screenshots reveal Nokia Normandy user interface

16 January, 2014 | comments (125)

Fresh Nokia Normandy information made the rounds on Twitter thanks to @evleaks. The latest pieces of the puzzle are a couple of screenshots revealing the potential user interface of the phone. With live photos and press renders out and about,...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Microsoft to pay Samsung and Sony to make WP8 phones

Microsoft to pay Samsung and Sony to make WP8 phones

14 January, 2014 | comments (91)

Before Microsoft bought out Nokia's phone division, the software giant was subsidizing the phone maker to the tune of $1 billion a year. That was a big incentive for Nokia to go with Windows Phone over other alternatives. The company may be...


Sony Xperia E1 to cost  €140, T2 Ultra will go for €400

Sony Xperia E1 to cost €140, T2 Ultra will go for €400

14 January, 2014 | comments (42)

Sony announced two budget-minded devices – the Xperia E1 and Xperia T2 Ultra – both of which have optional dual-SIM versions. However, the company neglected the most important part – how much do they cost? It seems that the entry-level handset,...


Nokia Normandy shows its color range in a leaked image

Nokia Normandy shows its color range in a leaked image

13 January, 2014 | comments (98)

After making a live appearance yesterday and earlier today, the unannounced Nokia Normandy showed up yet again. This time around, the low-cost Android smartphone revealed its color range on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The leaked press...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Xperia Z2, aka 'Sirius' leaked. Possible MWC debut

Xperia Z2, aka 'Sirius' leaked. Possible MWC debut

13 January, 2014 | comments (96)

Rumor has it that the follow up to Sony's popular Xperia Z1 will be outed at this year's Mobile Word Congress and it'll be called the Xperia Z2. Codenamed 'Sirius', the Z2 is purported to have a 5.2" display with an impressive 2560 x 1440...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 to come in both plastic and metal versions?

Samsung Galaxy S5 to come in both plastic and metal versions?

13 January, 2014 | comments (147)

The rumors of the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5 offer various tidbits, but new information from an unnamed insider adds in some interesting details. The info claims that in an iPhone-like twist the Galaxy S5 will come in both plastic and metal...


Android-running Nokia Normandy spotted once again

Android-running Nokia Normandy spotted once again

13 January, 2014 | comments (87)

The codenamed Normandy, Android-powered Nokia smartphone has leaked once again. This time around we get to see a live picture of the KitKat-running handset and a glimpse of Nokia's proprietary launcher. We already saw the Normandy numerous...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Unannounced Samsung device with 5.5-inch screen surfaces

Unannounced Samsung device with 5.5-inch screen surfaces

13 January, 2014 | comments (36)

Samsung's yet-to-be-announced smartphone with a model number GT-I9405 has surfaced on the Indian import and export tracking site Zauba. According to the data, Samsung has shipped a device with model number GT-I9405 to India for testing and...


Engineering prototype of Nokia Normandy leaks in a live photo

Engineering prototype of Nokia Normandy leaks in a live photo

12 January, 2014 | comments (105)

Nokia’s much talked about Normandy headset with Android OS made a (sort of) live appearance. A photo of an engineering prototype of the device showed up on Twitter. Nokia Normandy engineering prototype (click to enlarge) The image shows...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped for March release in London

Samsung Galaxy S5 tipped for March release in London

12 January, 2014 | comments (121)

Yet another tip regarding the potential launch date of the Samsung Galaxy S5 made the rounds on Twitter. According to an Italian journalist citing “reliable source”, the next Samsung Galaxy flagship will launch in mid-March at an event in...


Sony in talks with Microsoft to develop Windows Phones

Sony in talks with Microsoft to develop Windows Phones

10 January, 2014 | comments (150)

According to Sony Mobile head for Europe, Pierre Perron, who spoke to TechRadar Sony is in talks with Microsoft to deliver a Windows Phone device. He says Sony is in talks with "other partners, including Microsoft" for a broader Sony...


Ubuntu-running Meizu MX3 in the works

Ubuntu-running Meizu MX3 in the works

10 January, 2014 | comments (24)

Several shots of what appears to be a Meizu MX3 running on the Ubuntu operating system have surfaced online. The photos come courtesy of Meizu's official account on the Weibo.com Chinese social networking site. Just last month, Canonical (the...

Tags: Meizu, Ubuntu, Rumors


Apple looking to improve autofocus and OIS for new iPhone

Apple looking to improve autofocus and OIS for new iPhone

10 January, 2014 | comments (60)

A recent patent filed on behalf of Apple has made its way to the US Patents website, which details the development of a new camera stabilization mechanism. The "VCM OIS actuator module" is not only poised to reduce image blurriness, but will also...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets pictured

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets pictured

10 January, 2014 | comments (24)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo, which was recently leaked via internal promotional documents, has been pictured next to the Galaxy Note 3. If the leaked specs are to be believed, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo is set to be more of the spiritual...


Samsung to launch Galaxy S5 with iris scanner by April

Samsung to launch Galaxy S5 with iris scanner by April

09 January, 2014 | comments (135)

A VP at Samsung has confirmed the company will be launching its latest smartphones flagship, the Galaxy S5, by April. The executive vice president of mobile business at Samsung - Lee Young Hee - has shed some light on company's future plans about...


 Alleged Apple iPhone 6 frame leaks

Alleged Apple iPhone 6 frame leaks

08 January, 2014 | comments (48)

It's still pretty early for believable leaks of the whole design (those start popping up closer to the announcement) but some parts are certainly already in testing so there might be something to this. Straight off Chinese leakster CTech...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Incipio confirms Nokia Lumia ICON existence and name, again

Incipio confirms Nokia Lumia ICON existence and name, again

08 January, 2014 | comments (16)

Sometimes the easiest way to get a confirmation of a smartphone's existence is to just look at the accessory manufacturers who mass produce for upcoming devices. A look at Incipio's portfolio gave us just that with its case for the Nokia Lumia...