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Galaxy S5 Neo reportedly up for pre-order in Czech Republic

Galaxy S5 Neo reportedly up for pre-order in Czech Republic

27 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Although the Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo has been the subject of several leaks, there has been no word on the release date of the device. However, that was until now, as the handset is already up for pre-order in Czech Republic, according to a new report...

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Leak suggests Oppo Mirror 5 may debut as Mirror 5s

Leak suggests Oppo Mirror 5 may debut as Mirror 5s

27 June, 2015 | comments (4)

A week after we brought you exclusive details on Oppo Mirror 5, a new leak is suggesting that the device might actually be called as the Mirror 5s. While we already know that the handset will come with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, 5MP...

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Sony E5663 spotted on benchmarking websites

Sony E5663 spotted on benchmarking websites

27 June, 2015 | comments (49)

A new, unannounced Sony smartphone - carrying model number E5663 - has been spotted on benchmarking websites GFXBench and Geekbench. The information revealed suggests that the handset will be powered by a MediaTek MT6795 SoC with 1.9GHz...

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Motorola Droid Turbo soak test invites hint at Android 5.1 update

Motorola Droid Turbo soak test invites hint at Android 5.1 update

26 June, 2015 | comments (5)

It looks like Motorola Droid Turbo for Verizon Wireless is finally about to get the long-awaited update to Android 5.1 Lollipop. Owners of the smartphone have received invites for a soak test. Earlier this month, Motorola announced that the...

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Vertu outs three new Signature Collection models in India

Vertu outs three new Signature Collection models in India

26 June, 2015 | comments (34)

If you have a lot of money to spend on a phone, and you choose your phones based more on the materials they're made out of than by what's inside, then Vertu has something for you. The luxury device maker has launched three new models in its...

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Apple Watch will be out in three more countries on July 17

Apple Watch will be out in three more countries on July 17

26 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Today the Apple Watch has become available in seven more countries, as was announced at the beginning of this month. They are Italy, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, and Taiwan. That said, Apple's first smartwatch isn't done...

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Snapdragon 820 SoC is being tested, inching towards release

Snapdragon 820 SoC is being tested, inching towards release

26 June, 2015 | comments (87)

We've all heard the stories and the explanations, promises and let downs surrounding the Snapdragon 810. The whole overheating saga has entirely engulfed the existence of the beastly SoC and has rendered it a major market failure. The drama still...

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ZTE launches affordable Maven and Sonata 2 smartphones in US

ZTE launches affordable Maven and Sonata 2 smartphones in US

26 June, 2015 | comments (2)

ZTE has launched two budget-friendly smartphones, dubbed the Maven and Sonata 2, in the United States. While the former is available on AT&T, the latter is up for grabs from its subsidiary Cricket Wireless. The Maven is powered by a...

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Lollipop public beta test for Huawei Honor 6 begins

Lollipop public beta test for Huawei Honor 6 begins

26 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Huawei has really been caught up in the update frenzy lately. Yesterday, we saw the manufacturer inviting Huawei Ascend P7 users to participate in a public beta of their new software and today, that invitation has been extended to Honor 6 users as...


Sony Xperia Z3+ launched in India for a hefty $880

Sony Xperia Z3+ launched in India for a hefty $880

26 June, 2015 | comments (162)

Sony has launched its newest flagship, the Xperia Z3+, in the Indian market for a hefty Rs. 55,990 ($880). The phone will be available starting June 26 and comes with a QuckCharge 2.0 enabled charger, which Sony claims costs Rs. 3,490 ($55) and a...

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Android 5.1 for Moto X Pure Edition starts rolling out in US

Android 5.1 for Moto X Pure Edition starts rolling out in US

26 June, 2015 | comments (7)

Last week, it was announced that the Android 5.1 update for both the first and second-gen Moto X will begin rolling-out in a week. While the 2013 variant started getting it in select markets late last week, the 2014 version also started receiving it...

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Sony Xperia Z3+ starts rolling out worldwide

Sony Xperia Z3+ starts rolling out worldwide

26 June, 2015 | comments (27)

The Sony Xperia Z3+, which was announced last month, has started rolling out globally. The roll-out announcement was made by the company in a blog post yesterday. If you aren't in the know, the device is already available for purchase in...

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 now available for purchase in US

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 now available for purchase in US

26 June, 2015 | comments (6)

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3, which was made official back in March this year and went on sale in Europe the following month, is now available for purchase in the United States. Amazon is selling the unlocked version of the device for $300....

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Samsung UK says no Lollipop for Galaxy Ace 4

Samsung UK says no Lollipop for Galaxy Ace 4

26 June, 2015 | comments (23)

Samsung has said that the Galaxy Ace 4 smartphone, which was announced back in June last year and released a couple of months later, will not be getting the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. The information was revealed by the UK arm of the South...

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HTC new hero handset codenamed Aero might debut in Q4

HTC new hero handset codenamed Aero might debut in Q4

25 June, 2015 | comments (22)

HTC’s next hero smartphone codenamed Aero will reportedly debut in Q4 this year. Even Blass (also known as @evleaks) delivered the news on Twitter. .@LlabTooFeR ...followed by HTC Aero in Q4.— Evan Blass (@evleaks) June 21, 2015 The HTC...

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OnePlus 2 will be unveiled on July 27 in virtual reality

OnePlus 2 will be unveiled on July 27 in virtual reality

25 June, 2015 | comments (23)

If you've been getting annoyed by OnePlus' hype campaign for its next smartphone so far, here's some good news. You only have another month of teasers to look forward to. That's because the OnePlus 2 will finally be officially announced on July...

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T-Mobile now lets you switch smartphones three times a year

T-Mobile now lets you switch smartphones three times a year

25 June, 2015 | comments (22)

Today T-Mobile has unveiled its latest "un-carrier" move in the US. It's called Jump On Demand and it's a new program that lets you switch devices up to three times a year. Unlike the 'old' Jump, Jump On Demand isn't a device installment plan,...

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Lollipop for Huawei Ascend P7 has entered public beta

Lollipop for Huawei Ascend P7 has entered public beta

25 June, 2015 | comments (12)

The Huawei Ascend P7 is just a year old, but is still a solid offer. It definitely got outshined by the Huawei P8 with its exquisite premium build and stylish exterior, but the P7 is still a charmer, not to mention way more affordable. Now, the...


Vertu Signature for Bentley goes feature phone

Vertu Signature for Bentley goes feature phone

25 June, 2015 | comments (24)

A British-built luxury smartphone for a British-built luxury car – Vertu unveiled its second phone aimed specifically at Bentley owners. Unlike the first one, the Vertu Signature for Bentley is not a smartphone, it's a classic feature phone instead,...

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Asus ZenPad C 7.0 tablet spotted in an official video

Asus ZenPad C 7.0 tablet spotted in an official video

25 June, 2015 | comments (10)

Asus had announced the ZenPad 8.0 and ZenPad 8.0 S series of tablets earlier this month at the Computex 2015. Now the company is quietly introducing a new ZenPad C 7.0 lineup to its portfolio. New ZenPad C 7.0 tablets will bear the Z170 model...

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