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comScore: Android still dominates, iOS closing in

comScore: Android still dominates, iOS closing in

05 September, 2012 | comments (70)

It seems that smartphones had another strong summer quarter Stateside, as the quarterly comScore report reflects a 7% increase in smartphone users for the 3 month period ending in July. Google still dominates the smartphone platform with just...


Mid-range Nokia WP8 Lumia phones said to arrive in early 2013

Mid-range Nokia WP8 Lumia phones said to arrive in early 2013

05 September, 2012 | comments (207)

Nokia and Windows Phone fans waiting for some high-end Nokia Windows Phone 8 devices are going to get their wishes granted today at the Nokia event in the form of the Lumia 920 and 820, but what about those with not so deep pockets? Well, it...


LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

LTE-enabled AT&T-bound LG Escape surfaces

04 September, 2012 | comments (7)

The LG Escape joins the AT&T leaks today. It’s a LTE-capable mid-ranger based on the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 chipset with a 1.5GHz dual-core Krait processor, Adreno 225 GPU and 1GB of RAM. The rest of the specs include a 4-inch qHD display, a 5...


Nano-SIM cards now shipping to carriers

Nano-SIM cards now shipping to carriers

04 September, 2012 | comments (50)

The nano-SIM standard became official just this year and all rumors suggests the next-gen iPhone to be the first device using it. Just like the micro-SIM slot used for the first time in the iPhone 4, the nano-SIM just feels right for the next...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS, Rumors


Is Microsoft preparing a Surface Windows phone of its own?

Is Microsoft preparing a Surface Windows phone of its own?

04 September, 2012 | comments (40)

We saw that Microsoft is set on marketing a Windows 8 tablet of its own - the Surface. But perhaps the company has the same plans for the phone segment, too. Benchmarking tool WPBench certainly suggests so, as a new entry in its benchmark database...


More alleged images of Nokia Lumia 920 emerge

More alleged images of Nokia Lumia 920 emerge

03 September, 2012 | comments (236)

A couple of days after it surfaced, causing some serious hype, Nokia's upcoming Lumia 920 smartphone has emerged in some more alleged images. Coming from the same source as the images from a couple of days ago, the new renders showcase the handset's...


Is this the first real video of the iPhone 5?

Is this the first real video of the iPhone 5?

03 September, 2012 | comments (251)

As is always the case, the closer we get to an iPhone launch, the more leaks there are. Some attribute these as purposely released by Apple generate more hype for their imminent launch. Whatever the case, this latest video confirms what we've...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


S Cloud spotted running on Samsung Galaxy Note II at IFA

S Cloud spotted running on Samsung Galaxy Note II at IFA

03 September, 2012 | comments (56)

A while ago we heard rumors that Samsung is planning to launch a service called S Cloud, which would (obviously) compete with iCloud. The first concrete evidence of the service came from a surprising source - the new Galaxy Note II that Samsung...


Mysterious HTC phone leaks, looks the flagship part

Mysterious HTC phone leaks, looks the flagship part

01 September, 2012 | comments (134)

After posting a rather quiet IFA showcase, it appears that HTC has something major in the works for the immediate future. A couple of blurry shots showing a mysterious handset made by the Taiwanese company have leaked out. The device...


Nokia Lumia 920 with PureView and 820 WP8 devices leak

Nokia Lumia 920 with PureView and 820 WP8 devices leak

31 August, 2012 | comments (584)

We all knew this was coming sooner or later - the next line of Lumia smartphones, sporting the Windows Phone 8 OS with a pinch of PureView. Two leaks showing the alleged Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 have popped up on Twitter courtesy of @evleaks. The...


Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs

Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs

31 August, 2012 | comments (70)

The first official Windows Phone 8 devices is already out in the open, but upcoming WP8 phones from other makers are constantly leaking out. Today, it's the HTC Accord, which we saw in a leaked roadmap in late June. Someone from XDA-Developers,...


Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE gets a pre-release hands-on

30 August, 2012 | comments (21)

The Motorola DROID RAZR M 4G LTE has made another appearance before its official announcement. Unlike the last one from a couple of days back however, we get to see the upcoming smartphone in the flesh this time. With a 4.3" qHD display...


HTC Desire X returns with new photos, more info

HTC Desire X returns with new photos, more info

28 August, 2012 | comments (61)

The HTC Desire X (codenamed 'Proto') was caught out in the wild in Taipei, reports a poster on ePrice. Even better - the leaks comes from an event to promote the phone to retailers, so it came in both colors with plenty of press...


Optimus Vu II to come with universal remote app, IrDA port

Optimus Vu II to come with universal remote app, IrDA port

27 August, 2012 | comments (18)

LG has revealed that its upcoming Optimus Vu II phoneblet will give users the ability to control many consumer electronics devices throughout their house, thanks to the phones' included infrared and "all-in-one remote control" app,...


Galaxy Note II coming in October, Titan Gray of Galaxy S III soon?

Galaxy Note II coming in October, Titan Gray of Galaxy S III soon?

27 August, 2012 | comments (39)

An unnamed retailer contacted SamMobile and said that there are two surprises that await us in September. The first is the Samsung N7100 Galaxy Note II, which by all accounts will be unveiled this Wednesday at the pre-IFA Samsung event. A...


Sony trademarks Xperia TL name in the US

Sony trademarks Xperia TL name in the US

27 August, 2012 | comments (16)

Sony continues its assault on the alphabet with the filing for a trademark for the Xperia TL name with the US Patents and Trademarks Office. There's already an Xperia T and an Xperia TX, so what's with the 'L'? Sony just unveiled an Xperia SL...


Apple iPad mini to allegedly launch in October

Apple iPad mini to allegedly launch in October

25 August, 2012 | comments (167)

AllThingsD is reporting that Apple will announce the iPad mini in October, according to several of their sources. The launch event will take place only a month after the iPhone event, which is supposed to take place on September 12, although...


LG E973 Optimus G emerges in leaked images

LG E973 Optimus G emerges in leaked images

24 August, 2012 | comments (96)

With IFA only a few days away, the LG E973 Optimus G has emerged in leaked photos. One of the likely stars of the shows looks bound to claim the title of the best equipped device in the Android realm. The LG E973 Optimus G packs a...


LTE-version of Samsung Galaxy S III headed to Germany

LTE-version of Samsung Galaxy S III headed to Germany

24 August, 2012 | comments (36)

We've got some good news to our Galaxy S III-loving European friends with a thing for 4G networks. According to the (usually very reliable) SammyHub, Samsung is preparing to bring the LTE version of its flagship smartphone to markets outside Korea...


Next generation iPhone cable with smaller connector spotted

Next generation iPhone cable with smaller connector spotted

23 August, 2012 | comments (87)

We have seen images of the next generation iPhone in the past using a smaller version of the 30-pin dock connector that Apple has been using for so long. Now we have a photograph of a cable that goes perfectly with this new port, and it comes...