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Samsung Galaxy A7 gets new round of leaked specs

Samsung Galaxy A7 gets new round of leaked specs

10 December, 2014 | comments (19)

So far, Samsung has only officially announced two smartphones in its new A series - the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5. But they're going to be joined by the Galaxy A7 at some point, as has been made evident by a myriad of leaks over the past...


Meizu Blue Charm Note logo and specifications out in the open

Meizu Blue Charm Note logo and specifications out in the open

10 December, 2014 | comments (3)

Yesterday we saw an unofficial photo of what is set to be the new Meizu Blue Charm Note. Today another piece of the production puzzle has leaked - a rendering of the supposed logo for the handset, along with some information on possible...

Tags: Meizu, Android


You can get a OnePlus One without an invite for the holidays

You can get a OnePlus One without an invite for the holidays

10 December, 2014 | comments (39)

Most of the time you need an invite to buy a OnePlus One, but the company is feeling generous this holiday season and is letting you grab one without an invite. Pricing starts (as usual) at $300 and the phone will arrive by December 25 (so Santa...

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Xiaomi Mi 4 with international LTE support to arrive December 16

Xiaomi Mi 4 with international LTE support to arrive December 16

10 December, 2014 | comments (15)

Xiaomi announced today that the long anticipated Xiaomi Mi 4 FDD-LTE will be available starting next Tuesday - December 16. This of course comes as great news because the original Xiaomi Mi 4 is equipped with a FDD-LTE modem which is mostly...

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Xiaomi infringes Ericsson patents, ordered to stop sales in India

Xiaomi infringes Ericsson patents, ordered to stop sales in India

10 December, 2014 | comments (86)

The Delhi High Court has ordered Xiaomi to stop sales, advertising, manufacturing or importing of phones in India. This is the result of the company infringing upon Ericsson's standard essential patents. Ericsson has managed to get an injunction...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 specs leak through AnTuTu screenshot

Samsung Galaxy S6 specs leak through AnTuTu screenshot

10 December, 2014 | comments (79)

We have recently seen a leak of an AnTuTu benchmark screenshot that displayed the specs of the upcoming Galaxy S6. Today, another such screenshot has emerged with slightly different specs. As before, the new screenshots shows the phone having...

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Vivo X5 Max is the new world's slimmest smartphone

Vivo X5 Max is the new world's slimmest smartphone

10 December, 2014 | comments (41)

Just as promised, Vivo officially launched the X5 Max today. This is the thinnest smartphone in the world with a profile of just 4.75mm achieved with the help of one the thinnest screens measuring just 1.36mm thick. The Vivo X5 Max sports a 5.5"...

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Acer Liquid Jade S goes official with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

Acer Liquid Jade S goes official with 64-bit MediaTek SoC

09 December, 2014 | comments (8)

Acer took the wraps off the Liquid Jade S smartphone. An updated version of the Acer Liquid Jade, the dual-SIM newcomer is the Taiwanese manufacturer’s first device with 64-bit chipset. Acer Liquid Jade S packs MediaTek MT6752M SoC with...

Tags: Acer, Android


Vivo X5F gets certified by TENAA as a thicker X5 Max

Vivo X5F gets certified by TENAA as a thicker X5 Max

09 December, 2014 | comments (5)

Tomorrow Vivo should finally make the much-teased X5 Max smartphone official. But it turns out that's not the only handset that could get unveiled in mere hours. TENAA, the Chinese equivalent of the FCC, has certified a Vivo X5F for sale in the...

Tags: Vivo, Android


Meizu Blue Charm Note and Meizu K52 leaked in pictures

Meizu Blue Charm Note and Meizu K52 leaked in pictures

09 December, 2014 | comments (4)

Back in March, a device supposedly to be called Meizu Blue Charm Note first leaked, and now it may be close to an official announcement. That is because it has appeared in another leaked image, which you can see below. Or rather, the back cover of...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy E5 (SM-E500) has a few specs revealed

Samsung Galaxy E5 (SM-E500) has a few specs revealed

09 December, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung is working on a new Galaxy E series of smartphones, according to recent rumors and findings. So far two handsets have surfaced as part of this new line, the SM-E500 and the SM-E700. And until today we knew a bit more about the latter, since...

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC Desire 620 gets announced for Europe, out next year

HTC Desire 620 gets announced for Europe, out next year

09 December, 2014 | comments (14)

HTC first unveiled the Desire 620 in late November, but then it did so only for its home market of Taiwan. Now though, the handset has been announced for Europe, where it's set to land sometime during the first quarter of 2015 (so before the end of...

Tags: HTC, Android


75,000 Xiaomi Redmi Notes to go on sale in India later today

75,000 Xiaomi Redmi Notes to go on sale in India later today

09 December, 2014 | comments (41)

The Xiaomi Redmi Note was temporarily on sale in India a week ago, but the 50,000 units lasted only 6 seconds. There's a new batch coming to Flipkart, this one a bit bigger – 75,000 units. You still need a registration before sale begins at 2pm...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


US Cellular offers Nexus 6 at $200 on contract, $660 off

US Cellular offers Nexus 6 at $200 on contract, $660 off

09 December, 2014 | comments (1)

US Cellular is now selling the Nexus 6, starting at $200 with a 2-year contract, the 64GB version is a $50 upgrade. You can also grab the device with a pre-paid SIM at $660, but 64GB storage will cost you an extra $70. AT&T has already started...


Android Studio sees version 1.0 - first stable release

Android Studio sees version 1.0 - first stable release

09 December, 2014 | comments (20)

The Android OS has come gone a long way since its modest early versions. Core libraries, features and mostly APIs receive constant updates and redesigns to utilize new and improved hardware and bring better experiences to the user. Android 5.0...

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Upcoming ZTE Q7 mid-range phablet passes through TENAA

Upcoming ZTE Q7 mid-range phablet passes through TENAA

08 December, 2014 | comments (4)

A yet to be revealed ZTE Q7 passed through TENAA in China with design that strongly resembles that of iPhone 6 Plus. The upcoming mid-range smartphone will almost certainly not make it outside of its home market. ZTE Q7 features 5.5” 720p...

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Micromax Canvas Selfie goes official with 13MP front camera

Micromax Canvas Selfie goes official with 13MP front camera

08 December, 2014 | comments (60)

At a press event in India with tennis stars in attendance, Micromax took the wraps off the Canvas Selfie smartphone. As its name suggests, the dual-SIM handset is designed with self portraits in mind. Like the HTC Desire Eye, Micromax Canvas Selfie...

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HTC Hima's display allegedly leaked, could be 5.2-inch

HTC Hima's display allegedly leaked, could be 5.2-inch

08 December, 2014 | comments (44)

HTC's flagship offering for next year is apparently codenamed Hima. We've already heard a few things about it, and even a comprehensive spec list got leaked a while back. But one of the things on it may not have been accurate, if a new report is...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


OnePlus One actually won't get Cyanogen updates in India

OnePlus One actually won't get Cyanogen updates in India

08 December, 2014 | comments (71)

The saga of the software support for the OnePlus One in India seems to have finally come to a conclusion, but not in a good way for prospective owners of the device in the subcontinent. It turns out the situation is exactly like OnePlus said it...

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LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

08 December, 2014 | comments (26)

The LG G Pro 2 was due for a successor in the coming months but it may not get it. Recent rumors suggest that the mobile division of the company, now under new leadership may steer away from the G Pro series and focus on the flagship LG G4. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors