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Xiaomi Mi4 not alone, ZTE Nubia Z9 to run Windows 10 as well

Xiaomi Mi4 not alone, ZTE Nubia Z9 to run Windows 10 as well

19 March, 2015 | comments (21)

Microsoft is apparently partnering with multiple Chinese manufacturers to bring the future Windows 10 to as many devices as possible. The OS to rule them all was recently shown to be running on a Xiaomi Mi4, but now the live tiles have popped up on...

Tags: ZTE, Windows


MediaTek working on a Cortex-A72 based chipset for Q4

MediaTek working on a Cortex-A72 based chipset for Q4

19 March, 2015 | comments (25)

MediaTek was among the first to announce a Cortex-A72 based chipset - shortly before the MWC. Now more details have emerged from Taiwanese publication Digitimes has uncovered some more details. The new part should arrive in Q4, meaning we may see...

Tags: MediaTek, Misc


XOLO launches LT2000 smartphone for $160 in India

XOLO launches LT2000 smartphone for $160 in India

19 March, 2015 | comments (10)

Xolo has launched the new LT2000 smartphone in India. The phone is priced at Rs. 9,999 ($160) and is available through Amazon, Flipkart, and Snapdeal. The LT2000 has a 5.5-inch 720p display with Dragontrail glass, 1.2Ghz quad-core Snapdragon...

Tags: XOLO, Android


Xperia Z4 LCD panel pictured, specs revealed

Xperia Z4 LCD panel pictured, specs revealed

19 March, 2015 | comments (105)

Apparently, the Sony Xperia Z4 is not far from being final, as we can gather from the multitude of leaks, which show the same thing over and over. After the supposedly official press images and live photos of a bumper case, we're now being treated...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sony Xperia J1 is the company's first SIM-free phone in Japan

Sony Xperia J1 is the company's first SIM-free phone in Japan

19 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Better late than never we guess - Sony has announced today the Xperia J1 Compact (D5788) for Japan, the company's first SIM-free smartphone in the country. The unlocked phone is similar in specifications to the Xperia A2 for NTT...

Tags: Sony, Android


 Meizu enters India, m1 to come in April

Meizu enters India, m1 to come in April

19 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Meizu's official entry on the Indian market has long been called for by local consumers, and finally the Chinese company has listened. One of the most prominent manufacturers originating in China, Meizu had reportedly been prepping for its arrival...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Nexus 5 is getting Android 5.1 Lollipop as an OTA update

Nexus 5 is getting Android 5.1 Lollipop as an OTA update

19 March, 2015 | comments (115)

Google had recently put up the factory images of the Android 5.1 Lollipop for the developers and enthusiasts to flash it on their devices. Now the Nexus 5 users are getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop OTA update. Measuring about 220.7 MB, the...

Tags: Nexus, Android


LG is releasing AKA smartphone to international markets

LG is releasing AKA smartphone to international markets

19 March, 2015 | comments (8)

LG introduced the goofy looking AKA smartphone meant for the kids in Korea last year. Now the company confirmed that the AKA smartphone will be made available in other markets such as Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore and Turkey. Last week the...

Tags: LG, Android


Microsoft Lumia 430 is now official, costs just $70

Microsoft Lumia 430 is now official, costs just $70

19 March, 2015 | comments (50)

The new Microsoft Lumia 430 was officially announced today and it is yet another step in Microsoft's endeavor to get a firm grip on emerging smartphone markets. The dual-SIM handset will be hitting stores in India, the Middle East and Africa,...

Tags: Microsoft, Lumia


Images of Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows 10 surface online

Images of Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows 10 surface online

19 March, 2015 | comments (27)

Earlier we reported about Microsoft and Xiaomi signing an agreement to make the Windows 10 compatible with the Xiaomi Mi4 smartphone. Now some fresh images of a Mi 4 unit running the Windows 10 Technical Preview have been spotted. It is...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Purported live photos of Sony Xperia Z4 case emerge

Purported live photos of Sony Xperia Z4 case emerge

18 March, 2015 | comments (38)

Purported live photos of a Sony Xperia Z4 protective cover made the rounds on Twitter. The successor of Sony Xperia Z3 is expected to make its official debut at some point this summer. The images of the case appear to confirm what we saw in...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Over three quarters of all compatible devices run iOS 8

Over three quarters of all compatible devices run iOS 8

18 March, 2015 | comments (34)

More than three quarters of all compatible devices now run Apple iOS 8. As of March 16, the adoption of the Cupertino giant’s latest mobile OS has reached 77%. Apple’s App Store Distribution dashboard reveals that iOS 7 is still booting on...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Motorola Droid Turbo will be updated directly to Android 5.1

Motorola Droid Turbo will be updated directly to Android 5.1

18 March, 2015 | comments (12)

If you own a Motorola Droid Turbo and have been wondering when the update to Android Lollipop will hit your device, this is for you. Apparently the Droid Turbo will not get any build based on Android 5.0, but instead will be updated directly with...


Huawei sets an event for April 15, P8 debut likely

Huawei sets an event for April 15, P8 debut likely

18 March, 2015 | comments (12)

For a few weeks now, Huawei has been rumored to make the upcoming P8 official at an event on April 15, in London. And today we get confirmation that these rumors were true after all. The Chinese company has reportedly started sending out press...

Tags: Huawei, Android


HTC One M9 hits the shelves in US from April 10

HTC One M9 hits the shelves in US from April 10

18 March, 2015 | comments (26)

HTC US promised to deliver some big news today and it did. First HTC revealed the Uh-Oh protection program, which replaces your HTC One M9 unit in case it dies of water damage of a cracked screen during the first 12 months since purchase. The...

Tags: HTC, Android


New rumor talks about the HTC One M9+

New rumor talks about the HTC One M9+

18 March, 2015 | comments (26)

Most of you surely remember the HTC Hima Ultra, which then turned out to be the HTC One M9 Plus. Well a new leak states that the phone will actually be dubbed the HTC One M9+ and it might be closer to a release than we thought. The alleged...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


LG L90 gets Android 5 Lollipop update

LG L90 gets Android 5 Lollipop update

18 March, 2015 | comments (97)

LG L90 is the affordable smartphone went official a year ago with a 4.7" display, Snapdragon 400 chip, and an 8MP cam all running on Android KitKat OS. It is pretty much the same phone as the LG G2 mini, but with front keys instead of the iconic...

Tags: LG, Android


Galaxy S6 and S6 edge UK pre-orders kick off March 20

Galaxy S6 and S6 edge UK pre-orders kick off March 20

18 March, 2015 | comments (28)

Samsung announced today the UK pre-order campaign for the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. Selected retailers and carriers will be accepting pre-orders starting this Friday - March 20. Vodafone, Three, O2 and EE will be all taking pre-orders for...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC's UH OH protection program for the One M9 is now official

HTC's UH OH protection program for the One M9 is now official

18 March, 2015 | comments (16)

HTC just officially announced its UH OH program for providing a free replacement unit should the unthinkable happens and your precious One M9 reaches an untimely death. The aptly named initiative covers the risks of cracked screen or water damage...

Tags: HTC, Android


New Lollipop image available for Nexus 6

New Lollipop image available for Nexus 6

18 March, 2015 | comments (17)

Last week Android 5.1 was made official and naturally made available for Google's own Nexus devices. It brought many improvements over previous Lollipop builds, including a few new features, like HD voice calls and silent mode. The Nexus 6 was...