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LG releases Q1 results for 2011: Selling more, making less

LG releases Q1 results for 2011: Selling more, making less

28 April, 2011 | comments (17)

LG have published their quarterly results for the first part of 2011 and although they have beaten their own volume of sales from the same time last year, they've made less of a profit and continue to struggle coming off the back end of 2010. LG...

Tags: LG, Misc


Samsung Galaxy S II launches in South Korea and the UK

Samsung Galaxy S II launches in South Korea and the UK

28 April, 2011 | comments (98)

Samsung is throwing a party for the domestic launch of its super-droid, the Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II. The phone is already on sale in the UK and S. Korea and will launch in another 118 countries soon, with a total of 140 operators. You can...


Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

18 April, 2011 | comments (18)

The Motorola Atrix 4G launched in the US a week ago and now the euro version (called just “Atrix”) has a launch date for the UK where it will be exclusive to Orange. The two cool docks will be available at reduced price with certain...


Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

16 April, 2011 | comments (153)

It looks like April is the month for the big names in the Android world to be rolling out their latest updates. Samsung is getting ready to release the updates to the Galaxy S. The HTC Desire family is looking to be getting some Gingerbread goodness...


Samsung talk of their plans for Bada 2.0 in 2011

Samsung talk of their plans for Bada 2.0 in 2011

10 April, 2011 | comments (58)

Samsung held a press conference last Thursday to talk about its successes of 2010, their plans for 2011 and more specifically to promote Bada 2.0 with the first information regarding the next 'Wave' of handsets. 2010 saw Samsung France sell...


Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II dual-core CPU will run at 1.2 GHz

Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II dual-core CPU will run at 1.2 GHz

06 April, 2011 | comments (173)

The Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is a pretty powerful beast as it is with its Exynos chipset featuring a dual-core Cortex-A9 CPU and Mali 400 GPU. However Samsung obviously decided 1GHz is not good enough for their flagship so they are adding even more...


1.4 GHz Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus with Gingerbread surfaces

1.4 GHz Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus with Gingerbread surfaces

31 March, 2011 | comments (72)

We just got word that Samsung are working on a new hot Android smartphone called Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus. Packing a 1.4 GHz single-core Snapdragon processor and running on the latest phone-friendly 2.3 Gingerbread version of the Google OS, this...


Samsung Galaxy S II passes first review test with flying colors

Samsung Galaxy S II passes first review test with flying colors

22 March, 2011 | comments (111)

A Samsung Galaxy S II prototype escaped a bit early from the factory and we already have its first review, complete with plenty of live shots, camera samples and screenshots. The great news is that the smarphone did great, really impressing the...


3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

21 March, 2011 | comments (44)

The Three UK roadmap just surfaced, revealing excitingly sounding devices such as a Samsung Galaxy S II mini and confirming that the Nokia X7 hasn't been canceled world-wide. Unlike the Galaxy mini, the S II mini will be a high-end smartphone,...


Samsung silently launches 4GB Galaxy SL  in India

Samsung silently launches 4GB Galaxy SL in India

19 March, 2011 | comments (106)

You know Samsung likes to brag about everything it launches on the market. The Galaxy Tab 10.1" and the Galaxy S II were aggressively marketed, for example. So it's really a surprise we didn't hear anything about the 4GB version of the Galaxy S that...


Five dual-core Androids benchmarked, HTC Pyramid too

Five dual-core Androids benchmarked, HTC Pyramid too

17 March, 2011 | comments (55)

It's battle of the dual-cores and everyone is holding their breath. Who will come out on top - Tegra 2, Exynos, OMAP4 or Snapdragon? Both CPUs and their new GPUs were tested to see how new generation smartphones perform. An extensive mobile...


Samsung’s Exynos 4210 gaming side shown off at the GDC 2011

Samsung’s Exynos 4210 gaming side shown off at the GDC 2011

04 March, 2011 | comments (53)

The Samsung Orion SoC (Exynos 4210), packing a dual-core 1Ghz ARM Cortex A9 CPU and the Mali-400 graphics, has been making comfortable at this year’s Games Developers Conference. There, the Exynos 4210 was showcased runing 3D games in...


Ouch! Samsung Galaxy S II available on pre-order now

Ouch! Samsung Galaxy S II available on pre-order now

24 February, 2011 | comments (173)

Galaxy S II - Samsung's most advanced phone up to date - has just popped on pre-order at a UK online retailer. The offer says it can be yours on 31 March for £650. This price will definitely empty lots of wallets. We know flagships are meant to...


MWC 2011 is over, find the highlights inside

MWC 2011 is over, find the highlights inside

17 February, 2011 | comments (32)

Well that was it fellas – the MWC 2011 ended. Thank you, Barcelona, for the warm welcome and the exciting week. But before we pack our suitcases and fly home we are going to give you a quick overview of the past few days to make sure you didn’t miss...


Does Samsung have a Tegra 2 Galaxy S II I9103 in line too?

Does Samsung have a Tegra 2 Galaxy S II I9103 in line too?

16 February, 2011 | comments (26)

An intriguing benchmark score revealed information on a covert Samsung smartphone, model number I9103. Even more, it runs on the NVIDIA dual-core Tegra 2 SoC instead of Samsung's own Exynos platform. This could mean that we have a new smartphone...


Samsung unpacks the Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung unpacks the Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1

13 February, 2011 | comments (102)

Samsung kicked off their pre-MWC event tonight. The "new" announcements about the Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1 include very few things we didn't already know from previous leaks. But still, it was interesting. Samsung Galaxy S II First off...


Here go the official pics of the Samsung Galaxy S II and Tab 10.1

Here go the official pics of the Samsung Galaxy S II and Tab 10.1

13 February, 2011 | comments (79)

Update:Keep in mind that from the new photos it appears the new Galaxy S will be called the Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II (not 2, as we initially thought). Now we can finally see what the Samsung's much anticipated Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1...


Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

14 February, 2011 | comments (32)

The Mobile World Congress is still going in full swing and we're working hard to cover every juicy bit. Here's a neat and tidy list of all the new things that have come out so far, maker by maker. We'll be updating this article as new info becomes...

Tags: MWC 2011


Samsung Galaxy S2 specs and photo leak before MWC starts

Samsung Galaxy S2 specs and photo leak before MWC starts

12 February, 2011 | comments (123)

The Samsung Galaxy S2 is out in the open a day early - specs, photo, the whole shebang. A Korean website slipped up and we now know everything about the next-gen droid, plus info on the Galaxy Tab 2, which reportedly will be 10-inch this time...


Samsung Galaxy S2 full specifications leak, pre-MWC style

Samsung Galaxy S2 full specifications leak, pre-MWC style

11 February, 2011 | comments (87)

UK online retailer Expansys posted today the complete specifications of the next generation Samsung Galaxy S phone. While the specs sheet looks plausible enough, nobody really knows whether they’ll turn out to be true or at MWC or Sammy will reveal...