News tagged "Android"

GSMArena.com site search

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will get Android 5.0 Lollipop in Q2

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will get Android 5.0 Lollipop in Q2

25 February, 2015 | comments (15)

Samsung is currently in the process of updating a few of its devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop. So if you have, say, a Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note 3, or Galaxy S5 you're pretty much already covered (though some rollouts have only made it to some...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC releases a new One (M9) teaser

HTC releases a new One (M9) teaser

25 February, 2015 | comments (45)

#twitter-widget-0 {width: 590px !important;} HTC's latest flagship device is definitely one of the most anticipated handset, scheduled to make an appearance ant MWC 2015. And with the Barcelona event just around the corner manufacturers are doing...

Tags: HTC, Android


Motorola Moto E (2015) brings LTE, 64-bit chipset

Motorola Moto E (2015) brings LTE, 64-bit chipset

25 February, 2015 | comments (41)

Motorola just made the second generation of Moto E official – the screen size grew to 4.5", the chipset moved to a 64-bit one and also got 4G LTE connectivity. Oh, and the 5MP camera can now record 720p video and there's a VGA front-facing camera....

Tags: Motorola, Android


HTC One (M7) receiving Lollipop OTA in Europe

HTC One (M7) receiving Lollipop OTA in Europe

25 February, 2015 | comments (82)

The original HTC One (M7) is finally getting the Lollipop treatment in Europe Reports have been flooding in from our readers that the two year old handset is getting the OTA all over the continent. The package itself contains an Android 5.0 build,...


Android and iOS together account for 96.3% of  smartphone market

Android and iOS together account for 96.3% of smartphone market

25 February, 2015 | comments (42)

Android and iOS combined accounted for a whopping 96.3% of all smartphone shipments worldwide in 2014, up from 93.8% in the prior year, according to a latest report from the market research firm IDC. Individually, Google's mobile operating...

Tags: Android, iOS, IDC


Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

24 February, 2015 | comments (40)

Unannounced Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaked out. The slate made a premature appearance in Sony’s Xperia Lounge Android application and was quickly taken down. The sole leaked image of the device reveals Xperia Z3-like design...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Leaked HTC One (M9) promo videos go live

Leaked HTC One (M9) promo videos go live

24 February, 2015 | comments (89)

Hot on the heels of the leaked press renders earlier today, a series of HTC One (M9) promo videos also made the rounds on the web. In line with past leaks, the videos leave nothing to imagination. Update: The videos have been quickly removed...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


LG G Flex 2 is now up for pre-order in the UK

LG G Flex 2 is now up for pre-order in the UK

24 February, 2015 | comments (2)

The LG G Flex 2 is now being offered on pre-order in the UK. We knew this would happen, but we were expecting pre-orders to debut on February 28, which is this Saturday. However, Carphone Warehouse has decided to jump the gun on this one. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Vodafone


9.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 has specs revealed

9.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 has specs revealed

24 February, 2015 | comments (25)

Samsung is working on successors for its Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and Galaxy Tab S 10.5 tablets, as we've told you before. There will be two devices in the Tab S2 line too, but they will have different sizes - because Samsung has this time around opted to...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC One (M9) seemingly shown in press renders

HTC One (M9) seemingly shown in press renders

24 February, 2015 | comments (63)

Naturally, information about the HTC One (M9) has been leaking a lot lately, since the Taiwanese company's next flagship smartphone is due to be made official this Sunday. Now though, we may have the clearest look yet at the One (M9). What you...

Tags: HTC, Android


New HTC One (M9) renders surface with a batch of cases

New HTC One (M9) renders surface with a batch of cases

24 February, 2015 | comments (18)

With just a few days left to MWC 2015 rumors are flying all over the place about the next batch of flagship devices. Samsung has definitely been stealing the spotlight with its much-anticipated Galaxy S6 and its edged variant, but HTC is also...

Tags: HTC, Android


AT&T website confirms Galaxy S6 Edge existence, exact name

AT&T website confirms Galaxy S6 Edge existence, exact name

24 February, 2015 | comments (26)

Yesterday we reported on a teaser for Samsung's upcoming curved S6 flagship. It was courtesy of AT&T and the telecom also promises a spring launch for the edged device. This information was so exciting that apparently there was a little bit of...


HTC teases new BoomSound speakers for One (M9)

HTC teases new BoomSound speakers for One (M9)

24 February, 2015 | comments (31)

The new HTC One (M9) is barely a week away and according to rumors will bring a new speaker design, perhaps one based on the Nexus 9 speakers. HTC has started its teaser campaign with a short 12 second video that features stop-animated boom...

Tags: HTC, Android


Meizu goes bonkers with the MX5 camera, 41MP unit rumored

Meizu goes bonkers with the MX5 camera, 41MP unit rumored

24 February, 2015 | comments (25)

Meizu is among the more prominent Chinese manufacturers, and for a good reason. We praised the MX4/MX4 Pro flagship duo, when they visited our office, and the company appears to be pushing the boundaries even further. Rumors coming our way from...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumor


Sony Xperia E4g adds LTE to the E4, has dual-SIM version too

Sony Xperia E4g adds LTE to the E4, has dual-SIM version too

24 February, 2015 | comments (15)

The Xperia E4 was quietly unveiled as a sort-of successor to the Xperia E3. It lacked LTE though, a key feature of the E3, so now the Sony Xperia E4g was announced just as quietly. The name says it all – an E4 with 4G LTE connectivity. Like its...


Samsung Galaxy S6 India launch scheduled for early April

Samsung Galaxy S6 India launch scheduled for early April

24 February, 2015 | comments (27)

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone, which is expected to be unveiled on March 1, at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, will be launched in India sometime in the second week of April, according to a report from local news website...


Nokia's Here Android app now available on Amazon app store

Nokia's Here Android app now available on Amazon app store

24 February, 2015 | comments (22)

Nokia has released its HERE Android app on Amazon's App Store, allowing those without access to Google Play Store to download and use the app on their Android devices. The mapping and navigation app, which was exclusively available on Windows...

Tags: Nokia, Amazon, Android


Sprint now accepting pre-registrations for the Galaxy S6

Sprint now accepting pre-registrations for the Galaxy S6

24 February, 2015 | comments (14)

Following AT&T and T-Mobile, Sprint has also put up a teaser page for the Galaxy S6, letting customers pre-register for "the latest Samsung devices." Featuring the Galaxy S Edge, the image (shown above) is similar to the one T-Mobile and AT&T...


LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

23 February, 2015 | comments (8)

LG G3 for Verizon Wireless is the latest version of the Korean company’s flagship smartphone to receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. The new OS build has the software version number VS98523A. Verizon is the third major carrier to begin seeding...


Lollipop update for OnePlus One will only be out in March

Lollipop update for OnePlus One will only be out in March

23 February, 2015 | comments (26)

OnePlus will break the promise it made to its customers last year when Google launched Android 5.0 Lollipop - namely that within three months from that point it would release an official update for the One smartphone. This is the company's first...

Tags: OnePlus, Android