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Samsung Galaxy S6 tipped to arrive with 4GB of RAM

Samsung Galaxy S6 tipped to arrive with 4GB of RAM

19 January, 2015 | comments (134)

According to a report in Korean media, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 will feature 4GB of RAM. The story is based on statements from analysts in Korea’s financial sector. So far, all signs have pointed that the successor of Samsung Galaxy S5...


Infobar A03 is a Japan-only designer smartphone

Infobar A03 is a Japan-only designer smartphone

19 January, 2015 | comments (22)

The Japanese carrier au by KDDI launched Infobar A03 - a smartphone created by the prominent industrial designer Naoto Fukasawa. The Kyocera-made handset with aluminum body will be available to order in four different colors - Pool, Mocha Brown,...

Tags: Kyocera, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 with dual-edge display allegedly confirmed

Samsung Galaxy S6 with dual-edge display allegedly confirmed

19 January, 2015 | comments (50)

A new report allegedly all but confirms that Samsung Galaxy S6 will feature a version with curved edge-like display on both sides. The upcoming handset’s screen will mark a step forward from the currently available Samsung Galaxy Note Edge....


Huawei Honor 6 gets updated interface in Europe

Huawei Honor 6 gets updated interface in Europe

19 January, 2015 | comments (12)

Huawei launched the Honor 6 last year, and it's slowly started selling it in more and more places ever since. The Honor 6 comes with pretty decent specs for this day and age - last year it would have been labeled a flagship undoubtedly. That said,...


Wood back covers for Xiaomi Mi 4 now available in China

Wood back covers for Xiaomi Mi 4 now available in China

19 January, 2015 | comments (4)

When Xiaomi announced the Mi 4 last summer, the Chinese smartphone maker also unveiled a handful of replacement back covers for it made out of wood. And now these have finally become available to purchase, at least in China. If you're there, own...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

19 January, 2015 | comments (36)

The world is waiting for LG's art piece of a smartphone, the curved G Flex2, to start shipping, but that obviously doesn't mean folks at the company are sitting on their hands. Expectedly, the Korean electronics giant is working on the successor to...

Tags: LG, Android


Sharp announces Aquos mini for Japan, flip-phone in tow

Sharp announces Aquos mini for Japan, flip-phone in tow

19 January, 2015 | comments (30)

Sharp is starting the new year early with a couple of Japan-exclusive phones. The interesting one in the duo is the Aquos mini - an Android 4.4 KitKat smartphone with a 4.5" IGZO 1080p screen with Sharp's EDGEST minimal bezel design. It has a...

Tags: Sharp, Android


Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE launches this week, supports 450Mbps

Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE launches this week, supports 450Mbps

19 January, 2015 | comments (11)

Samsung is set to launch the Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE in a low-profile announcement later this week. The first phone to support Cat. 9 LTE for theoretical download speeds of up to 450Mbps will however be available only in its home market. The...

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Samsung J1 price revealed ahead of announcement

Samsung J1 price revealed ahead of announcement

19 January, 2015 | comments (11)

Keen on having strong presence in each segment, the Samsung has another member of it's budget club prepping for launch. The Samsung J1 is not yet officially announced but a photo and a price tag have popped up on a Russian online store. While...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Lava launches Iris Alfa 4.4 KitKat smartphone for $105

Lava launches Iris Alfa 4.4 KitKat smartphone for $105

19 January, 2015 | comments (8)

Lava's new droid costs only INR 6550 (around €90/$105) and brings the usual combination of midrange hardware and Android software. The Iris Alfa runs Android KitKat 4.4, 5" 854 x 480px IPS display, has a quad-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB...

Tags: Lava, Android


Official Android 5.0.1 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S4 leaked

Official Android 5.0.1 ROM for Samsung Galaxy S4 leaked

19 January, 2015 | comments (29)

A new Lollipop ROM has leaked for the Samsung Galaxy S4 and this time it appears legitimate. The files were posted on a Chinese forum and unsurprisingly were quickly picked up by the XDA community and spread like wild fire. Lollipop on the Galaxy S4...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Unlocked HTC One (M8) receiving Lollipop update in Malaysia

Unlocked HTC One (M8) receiving Lollipop update in Malaysia

19 January, 2015 | comments (179)

Nearly a week ago, we reported that the unlocked version of the HTC One (M8) is in the process of getting Android 5.0, and now the update has started rolling out in Malaysia. The 650MB update brings along new multitasking and lock screens, as...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC to allegedly announce M9 and smartwatch at MWC 2015

HTC to allegedly announce M9 and smartwatch at MWC 2015

19 January, 2015 | comments (37)

HTC will be announcing its next flagship device, along with its smartwatch at MWC this year, according to Bloomberg. The phone, named M9, will pack a 20 megapixel camera on the back and an UltraPixel camera on the front, octa-core Snapdragon...

Tags: HTC, Android


OnePlus One will be available without invite on January 20

OnePlus One will be available without invite on January 20

18 January, 2015 | comments (51)

OnePlus One will be available to order without an invite on January 20. Both the 16GB and the 64GB version of the smartphone will be participate in the event. The Chinese manufacturer’s sale will only run for two hours. The event will take...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

18 January, 2015 | comments (53)

A mysterious Sony device has passed through the Federal Communications Commission in the USA and the timing could very well mean it is the upcoming Sony Xperia Z4. Very little information is given in the listing leak but we do find out the device...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Check out all the new phones that debuted this week

Check out all the new phones that debuted this week

17 January, 2015 | comments (8)

It has been a busy week, with intriguing announcements taking place in various parts of the world. To make sure you haven't missed anything here's the quick recap of all the new phones that debuted over the past 7 days. Arguably, the most...


5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

5” Moto G Titan and 4.3” Moto E Styx leak with Lollipop

17 January, 2015 | comments (42)

Detailed specs of two exciting phones leaked from the most unusual of places today. Two upcoming additions to the Motorola lineup got listed on the website of UK retailer Argos, complete with detailed specs and even pricing info. The devices in...


Xiaomi Mi Note, Mi Note Pro priced for international orders

Xiaomi Mi Note, Mi Note Pro priced for international orders

16 January, 2015 | comments (62)

Xiaomi made its new Mi Note and Mi Note Pro phablets official just yesterday, at a special event. During that we were told how much they would cost in China, but so far we've had no idea what to expect internationally. See, like its previous...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

16 January, 2015 | comments (4)

Back in October of last year, Sprint started offering its customers a leasing scheme for certain high-end smartphones. This started with the iPhone 6, but was then expanded to include both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S5 Sport. And from...


HTC Nexus 9 will be offered by O2 UK starting on Monday

HTC Nexus 9 will be offered by O2 UK starting on Monday

16 January, 2015 | comments (3)

This coming Monday, on January 19, the HTC-made Nexus 9 tablet will become available at O2 UK. Obviously you've been able to pick up a contract-free Nexus 9 for a while now, but if instead you wanted to get it with a data plan from an operator, then...

Tags: HTC, Android