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Samsung Galaxy S5 will not have OIS camera

Samsung Galaxy S5 will not have OIS camera

28 November, 2013 | comments (145)

Before the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 came out there were rumors that it will have a camera with optical image stabilization (OIS). It didn’t and rumors had it that it was due to the insufficient supply of stabilized modules in time for the launch. Then...


Oppo R827T and ZTE Grand S II get certified in China

Oppo R827T and ZTE Grand S II get certified in China

28 November, 2013 | comments (1)

Two yet unofficial phones have hit the Chinese wireless authority Tenaa for certification – a mid-range smartphone from Oppo and one phablet from ZTE. Oppo R827T The Oppo R827T, previously thought to be Oppo Find 5 Mini, doesn’t quite live up...

Tags: Oppo, ZTE, Android, Rumors


Nokia working on a dual-SIM Lumia smartphone

Nokia working on a dual-SIM Lumia smartphone

28 November, 2013 | comments (51)

We already knew Nokia is working on a some sort of smartphone with the codename Moneypenny. Now a new info from popular leakster @evleaks says the company is also releasing a dual-SIM variant of the upcoming device. Nokia planning a dual-SIM...


Leaked Xperia Z1 images show T-Mobile USA's phone

Leaked Xperia Z1 images show T-Mobile USA's phone

26 November, 2013 | comments (22)

T-Mobile UK already has Sony's Xperia Z1 flagship, but its US-based counterpart is still to get it. Leaks of the US version of the Z1 continue though, and we now have both the front and the back of the device. The back is branded with the carrier...


Nokia Normandy leaks out alongside another Asha handset

Nokia Normandy leaks out alongside another Asha handset

25 November, 2013 | comments (56)

A duo of unannounced members of the Nokia Asha family made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The first handset from the duo is codenamed Nokia Normandy, while the other one’s alias is yet to be revealed. At a quick glance, the Nokia...

Tags: Nokia, Rumors


Likely HTC One successor scores high on AnTuTu

Likely HTC One successor scores high on AnTuTu

25 November, 2013 | comments (46)

A new HTC device has appeared on the popular AnTuTu smartphone benchmark app, posing a truly impressive benchmark score of 36532. This puts it in the league of top tier flagship devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and LG G2. To get an idea...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Alcatel Idol X+ pictures and specs surface

Alcatel Idol X+ pictures and specs surface

24 November, 2013 | comments (26)

A few days ago TCL, which is the company behind the Alcatel smartphones, announced that it’s about to unveil its new flagship dubbed Idol X+. We didn’t get many details back then – in fact we only learned the name, but now new information and actual...


Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured

Alleged metal frame of Samsung Galaxy S5 pictured

22 November, 2013 | comments (84)

Add this to the list of "maybe, but maybe not" rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S5. Leaked images show a metal frame for a smartphone, allegedly the Galaxy S5. The frame measures 143.8 x 72.3mm, compared to 136.6 x 69.8mm for the current Galaxy S4...


Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

22 November, 2013 | comments (9)

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 has been in the works for quite a while. In the end of August we saw the first clue on the Huawei's next phablet - pictures of device's front glass. Back then we didn't really know much about the Mate 2 aside of the display size...


Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get KitKat in January

Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get KitKat in January

22 November, 2013 | comments (76)

A newly leaked schedule reveals which will be the first Samsung devices to get Android 4.4 KitKat. As you could expected the first to get the new Android version are this and last year flagships - Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy S III and Galaxy...


New Sony Xperia Z1S leak talks Q1 2014 launch, price

New Sony Xperia Z1S leak talks Q1 2014 launch, price

22 November, 2013 | comments (67)

The Sony Xperia Z1S leak-fest continues with some new shots and info coming from China. The diminutive flagship is shown running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (14.2.A.0.205 firmware), which is presumably the software it will launch with. Speaking of...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LG’s Odin SoC is rumored to have a quad-core and octa-core version

LG’s Odin SoC is rumored to have a quad-core and octa-core version

21 November, 2013 | comments (26)

A report in Korean media made the rounds, shedding light on the development of LG’s previously rumored, in-house developed chipset dubbed Odin. The SoC will reportedly come in two different versions – one with quad-core CPU, and another with an...

Tags: LG, Rumors


New Samsung midranger leaks out of China's TENAA

New Samsung midranger leaks out of China's TENAA

20 November, 2013 | comments (63)

China's TENAA certification agency has taken a few shots of an upcoming midrange Samsung device with a model number SM-G7106. Although only dual-SIM support has been confirmed out of TENAA, sources say that the upcoming device will run...


Sony Xperia Z1S shows up on Postel

Sony Xperia Z1S shows up on Postel

20 November, 2013 | comments (53)

The Sony Xperia Z1S surely must be drawing closer to a release, right? It just showed up on Postel (the Indonesian equivalent of the FCC), which coincides with a brand new rumor of a Shanghai event. The Xperia Z1S has the model number D5503...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Android-powered Oppo R833T leaks

Android-powered Oppo R833T leaks

20 November, 2013 | comments (12)

Oppo is en route to release a new affordable Android smartphone. Labeled as R833T, the handset is supposed to pack a 4.3" IPS screen of WVGA (480 x 800) resolution and cost around $160 placing it in strictly entry-level territory. The rest of...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


ARM confirms quad-core Cortex-A9 for Huawei Ascend P6S

ARM confirms quad-core Cortex-A9 for Huawei Ascend P6S

20 November, 2013 | comments (7)

Just a day after an ARM exec confirmed Samsung's 64-bit Exynos processor and even hinted for 128-bit chips in two years, the company has leaked yet another product of one of its partners. This time it's Huawei who suffered from the ARM...


Moto X for Verizon is the first to get updated to Android 4.4 KitKat

Moto X for Verizon is the first to get updated to Android 4.4 KitKat

19 November, 2013 | comments (16)

Motorola announced that it will begin seeding Android 4.4 KitKat to Moto X devices for Verizon Wireless starting today. The Big Red version of the Moto X is the first to get treated to the latest Android update. As expected, Android 4.4...

Tags: Samsung, ARM, Rumors


ARM exec confirms 64-bit Exynos CPU, hints 128-bit chips

ARM exec confirms 64-bit Exynos CPU, hints 128-bit chips

19 November, 2013 | comments (74)

According to sources of the Korea Herald, Samsung and ARM have been in a meeting today to "fine tune" their plans for the 64-bit CPU which is going to end up in the Galaxy S5. Additionally, the report reveals that both companies have discussed...

Tags: Samsung, ARM, Rumors


Huawei Ascend P6S leaks in pictures

Huawei Ascend P6S leaks in pictures

19 November, 2013 | comments (25)

Huawei Ascend P6S with an octa-core CPU was supposedly confirmed two days ago by the company’s president Xu Xin Quan. Today we got a new leak though and this one sharply contradicts the previous information. The new details on the Huawei Ascend...


Nokia Lumia 929 said to hit Verizon Wireless on November 21

Nokia Lumia 929 said to hit Verizon Wireless on November 21

18 November, 2013 | comments (25)

A word got out that the yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 929 is going to hit the Verizon shelves this week, on November 21. The Windows Phone 8 powerhouse is rumored to launch alongside the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet. The Nokia Lumia 929...