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 The 16MP f/1.8 camera of the LG G4 was developed in-house

The 16MP f/1.8 camera of the LG G4 was developed in-house

08 April, 2015 | comments (98)

The 16MP main camera module of the upcoming LG G4 has been designed in-house. The Korean giantís components manufacturing arm, LG Innotek developed the high-end sensor, which is already in mass production. LGís innovative camera unit has a wide...

Tags: LG, Android


Alleged Huawei P8 prototype poses for the camera

Alleged Huawei P8 prototype poses for the camera

08 April, 2015 | comments (9)

Alleged live photos of a Huawei P8 prototype made the rounds online. The Chinese tech giantís next flagship smartphone will make its official debut next week, on April 15. The images reveal the upcoming smartphone in a case, which is...


Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition gets android 5.1 Lollipop

Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition gets android 5.1 Lollipop

08 April, 2015 | comments (21)

Android 5.1 Lollipop began seeding to Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition. Sonyís phablet is the latest stock Android device to receive the update - the Google Play editions HTC One (M8) and LG G Pad 8.3 also got the treatment over past couple of...


Samsung Galaxy S5 on AT&T gets Lollipop update too

Samsung Galaxy S5 on AT&T gets Lollipop update too

08 April, 2015 | comments (8)

Yesterday AT&T started rolling out the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S4. A bit odd was the fact that the newer Galaxy S5 hadn't yet received the Android version bump at that point, and usually older devices get updates later...


HTC Desire 626G+ gets announced for India

HTC Desire 626G+ gets announced for India

08 April, 2015 | comments (28)

Today HTC has unveiled a new smartphone for the Indian market. It's called HTC Desire 626G+ and all appearances point toward it being just a regional variant of the Desire 626 - which HTC launched in its home market of Taiwan back in February. As...

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Android in March: Lollipop inches past 5 percent

Android in March: Lollipop inches past 5 percent

08 April, 2015 | comments (33)

Another month has passed and the statistics are out for the Android versions distribution. The data is gathered over a seven day period prior to the release and the chart is based on the number of the devices that have visited the Google Play Store...


Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 specs leak

Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 specs leak

08 April, 2015 | comments (15)

The Galaxy J-series is part of Samsung's recent mobile portfolio expansion and representative of the new, single-letter naming convention, which could finally put some order in the manufacturer's lineup. Currently, we have only seen one member of...


Sony Xperia Z4 leaked case confirms controls placement

Sony Xperia Z4 leaked case confirms controls placement

08 April, 2015 | comments (63)

The Sony Xperia Z4 is set to complete this year's flagship team when it launches sometime in the summer. It will come bearing few surprises though, as the device was already leaked in press images, as well as spotted live, multiple...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 with a new 64-bit chipset

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 with a new 64-bit chipset

08 April, 2015 | comments (6)

Samsung has been testing an updated version of the Galaxy Tab 4 family for quite some time. The Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 was the first spotted running a brand new CPU and now rumors about the Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 following suit have been confirmed. The...

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Asus to launch three ZenFone 2 models in India on April 23

Asus to launch three ZenFone 2 models in India on April 23

08 April, 2015 | comments (92)

Asus has finally started sending out invites for the launch of the ZenFone 2 on April 23. Scheduled launch will happen in the countryís capital - New Delhi, and hopefully all models will be shown. On April 21, the ZenFone 2 will be launched in...


Huawei devices to start getting Lollipop next month

Huawei devices to start getting Lollipop next month

08 April, 2015 | comments (36)

Huawei is one of the companies lagging behind in the roll out of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. Yet the Chinese company is bringing some good news now, as it has put up a list of smartphones pegged to get the Lollipop update starting next month....


Lollipop for Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact, Z Ultra due next week

Lollipop for Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact, Z Ultra due next week

08 April, 2015 | comments (97)

Sony is already rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Xperia Z2 and Z2 tablet across different regions. In the mean time, the company has promised to release the Lollipop update for the Xperia Z3 Dual, Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra...


HTC One M9+ with 5.2

HTC One M9+ with 5.2" QHD screen, duo camera unveiled

08 April, 2015 | comments (75)

Since the MWC 2015, HTC has been caught in the whirlwind of rumors and badly kept secrets about the One M9+ as well as the two One E9 variants. Today the Taiwanese handset market has formally launched the new One M9+ at a press event held in...

Tags: HTC, Android, China


LG to give out 4,000 G4 trial units to consumers before the launch

LG to give out 4,000 G4 trial units to consumers before the launch

07 April, 2015 | comments (27)

LG has announced a new promotional campaign for its upcoming flagship smartphone - G4. As part of this campaign, the company will dole out 4,000 G4 smartphones to select individuals from 15 different countries as part of a public testing...

Tags: LG, Android


Android 5.1 Lollipop is now seeding to HTC One (M8) GPE

Android 5.1 Lollipop is now seeding to HTC One (M8) GPE

07 April, 2015 | comments (18)

Android 5.1 Lollipop is now seeding to HTC One (M8) Google Play Edition. The new firmware is seeding to the device over-the-air. The update is a tad larger than 244MB. It brings a host of bug fixes and improvements to the smartphone headed by...

Tags: HTC, Android


Huawei SnapTo is a Moto G rival with a $179.99 price tag

Huawei SnapTo is a Moto G rival with a $179.99 price tag

07 April, 2015 | comments (22)

Huawei is about to launch a Motorola Moto G rival in the United States. Priced at $179.99 with no contract, the LTE-capable Huawei SnapTo will launch on Amazon across the Atlantic in a couple of days, on April 9. The Chinese giantís budget...

Tags: Huawei, Android


AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S4 is now receiving Lollipop update

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy S4 is now receiving Lollipop update

07 April, 2015 | comments (32)

It looks like the HTC One (M8) isn't the only handset sold by AT&T that's getting a new Android version today. The latest update to Android 5.0 Lollipop is now rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S4 devices bought from AT&T. The Galaxy S4 has been on the...


Sony Xperia C4 gets pictured in live image leak

Sony Xperia C4 gets pictured in live image leak

07 April, 2015 | comments (31)

Just yesterday we saw a purported leaked render showing the upcoming Sony Xperia C4, and today we're treated to an alleged live image of the handset. As you can see, this is an actual photo, in which the Xperia C4 is seen in working...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active shows up in AT&T inventory listing

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active shows up in AT&T inventory listing

07 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Last year Samsung outed the Galaxy S5 Active to complement the 'vanilla' S5, and this year should see the same thing happen all over again with the Galaxy S6. The S6 Active has already seen its specs leaked, so now we're just waiting to see some...

Tags: Samsung, Android


New HTC One M9+ images surface ahead of tomorrow's unveiling

New HTC One M9+ images surface ahead of tomorrow's unveiling

07 April, 2015 | comments (48)

The HTC One M9+ will finally be announced tomorrow at a special event in China, according to previously leaked promo materials. In the meantime however, we're treated to a couple of new images depicting the upcoming smartphone. This may actually...

Tags: HTC, Android