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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...


A Foxconn factory reportedly stops iPhone 5c production

A Foxconn factory reportedly stops iPhone 5c production

18 November, 2013 | comments (88)

The production of the iPhone 5c reportedly took yet another hit, according to DigiTimes. First, in the beginning of October we heard rumors Apple is halving the production of the iPhone 5c due to the low user demand and sales. Just few days ago...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


More details on QHD Vivo Xplay 3S emerge

More details on QHD Vivo Xplay 3S emerge

18 November, 2013 | comments (43)

The Vivo Xplay 3S is shaping up to be a Galaxy Note 3 killer. A new batch of leaked specs reveal more about the mysterious phone with a 5.5" QHD screen (2,560 x 1,440). That resolution (4x 720p) requires a beefy GPU. The chipset is a Snapdragon...

Tags: Vivo, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1S spotted again next to bigger Z1

Sony Xperia Z1S spotted again next to bigger Z1

18 November, 2013 | comments (57)

We've encountered yet another image of the upcoming Sony Xperia Z1S, sitting next to the Xperia Z1. The Xperia Z1S is taunted as the international version of the NTT DoCoMo Japan-exclusive Xperia Z1F. According to the source of the image the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Octa-core Ascend P6S confirmed by Huawei president

Octa-core Ascend P6S confirmed by Huawei president

17 November, 2013 | comments (84)

The Huawei Ascend P6 is not only one of the slimmest, but also among the best looking smartphones around. It is also a pretty decent smartphone with the only part of its hardware that wasn’t quite impressive being the chipset, which tended to...


Sony Xperia Z1S leaks again posing next to its bigger brother

Sony Xperia Z1S leaks again posing next to its bigger brother

15 November, 2013 | comments (123)

The upcoming Sony Xperia Z1S made yet another appearance this week. This time around the smartphone got caught on camera next to its bigger brother, the 5” display toting Sony Xperia Z1. A juicy bit regarding the specs of the Sony Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


HTC M8 chipset and screen information leaks

HTC M8 chipset and screen information leaks

15 November, 2013 | comments (31)

A week ago we got to see the HTC M8 - the successor of the HTC One flagship - for the first time. The leak only brought images of the rear casing of the device, but no information on its itnernals. Luckily now, thanks to @evleaks, we get to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung said to launch a device with wraparound screen next year

Samsung said to launch a device with wraparound screen next year

14 November, 2013 | comments (85)

According to a report released by Bloomberg, Samsung has plans to release a smartphone with wraparound display at some point next year. The new screen tech will allow users to look up messages or stocks from an angle. The upcoming device is...


WP 8.1 Blue to premiere on Nokia Goldfinger and Moneypenny

WP 8.1 Blue to premiere on Nokia Goldfinger and Moneypenny

14 November, 2013 | comments (106)

While Nokia and Microsoft are yet to roll out the GDR3 update with Lumia Black customizations, the rumor mill is already looking ahead for the next year's WP 8.1 Blue release. The WP 8.1 Blue has been in the rumorland for a while and all reports...


LG G Flex to hit at least 3 carriers in the US

LG G Flex to hit at least 3 carriers in the US

14 November, 2013 | comments (20)

Flexible displays may not be here in the way everyone expected them to be just yet, but that hasn't prevented Samsung and LG to out curved display smartphones this year. While both devices have since launched in their native Korea, it looks like the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Exclusive: CM-powered beast to steal the Nexus 5's thunder

Exclusive: CM-powered beast to steal the Nexus 5's thunder

13 November, 2013 | comments (39)

We've received a report that Mr. Cyanogen himself, Steve Kondik, has been working with a hardware partner on a handset that will run his popular Android ROM directly out of box. Not only that, but its set to pack a new Snapdragon 8974AC chipset,...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1S photographed in the wild

Sony Xperia Z1S photographed in the wild

13 November, 2013 | comments (37)

The Sony Xperia Z1S just refuses to stay out of trouble and has leaked yet again. This time we got live photos and some early impressions of the device. The Xperia Z1S was photographed next to a ruler, which seems to confirm the rumored...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1S cases point to November 26 launch

Sony Xperia Z1S cases point to November 26 launch

13 November, 2013 | comments (22)

It's getting popular for case-makers to leak info on phones – Kolay is the latest to join the trend, putting a bunch of cases for the Sony Xperia Z1S up for pre-order. The Z1S, as you probably know, is yet to be officially unveiled. Earlier...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1S camera sample leaks

Sony Xperia Z1S camera sample leaks

12 November, 2013 | comments (32)

There were more than a few hearts a-flutter yesterday as a phantom listing of a device branded as the Xperia Z1S made an appearance on Sony's website only to be taken down shortly after that. This made many people bet the house on an official...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z1S shows up briefly on Sony's site

Sony Xperia Z1S shows up briefly on Sony's site

11 November, 2013 | comments (41)

The Sony Xperia Z1S, aka Xperia Z1 mini, leaks started as soon as it became clear that the Xperia Z1 f will be exclusive to Japan. Now the Xperia Z1S has cropped up on an official Sony site in another country, which lends support to the rumors of an...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors