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More iPhone 6 shells because we haven't seen enough already

More iPhone 6 shells because we haven't seen enough already

10 August, 2014 | comments (33)

Even more images of the iPhone 6 rear shells have surfaced, this time courtesy Feld & Volk, who make customized bodies for the iPhone and iPad. The new images highlight a handful of design details. First of all, you can see that the volume...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Unannounced Pantech phablet appears in photos and video

Unannounced Pantech phablet appears in photos and video

10 August, 2014 | comments (7)

A yet to be announced high-end phablet from Pantech appeared in live images and video. Dubbed Pantech Vega IM-A920S Pop Up Note, the device is a member of the company's Secret Note family and is bound to released in the immediate future in its home...

Tags: Pantech, Android


Huawei Honor 3C Play is on the way, costs only €72

Huawei Honor 3C Play is on the way, costs only €72

10 August, 2014 | comments (32)

Huawei has released three teaser pictures of an upcoming Huawei Honor 3C Play - a quad-core smartphone for just CNY 599 or €72. The teasers take jabs at Apple's logo, implying you can have it better for less cash. The specs of the Honor 3C Play...

Tags: Huawei, Android


BlackBerry Z3 coming soon to Singapore

BlackBerry Z3 coming soon to Singapore

10 August, 2014 | comments (24)

BlackBerry Z3 was announced back in February and released this Spring in just a few markets. The first country to get it was Indonesia, followed by India, Malaysia, Philippines and some African markets. The mid-range smartphone turned a...

Tags: BlackBerry


Counterclockwise: Xperia Play, Samsung Galaxy, Motorola ROKR

Counterclockwise: Xperia Play, Samsung Galaxy, Motorola ROKR

10 August, 2014 | comments (11)

Counterclockwise is our weekly trip down memory lane. We recount some great (and some sad) stories of the past. This week smartphone OSes vie for market share while Sony and Motorola fail to capture certain market niches, games and music...

Tags: Misc


Xiaomi Mi 3 gains a green version, 16GB units only

Xiaomi Mi 3 gains a green version, 16GB units only

09 August, 2014 | comments (47)

Xiaomi has been on somewhat of a roll lately, expanding its portfolio with new products, bringing it to new markets and now adding new colors. The company has announced that its current Mi 3 flagship will gain a new green version in the very near...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Moto X+1 rumored to launch at Verizon on September 25

Moto X+1 rumored to launch at Verizon on September 25

09 August, 2014 | comments (14)

The oft-leaked but not so far announced Moto X+1 now gets a rumored release date. According to some unnamed sources, it should land at Verizon "by September 25". Motorola has previously told us to expect the successor to the original Moto X to...


A bunch of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact images leak

A bunch of Sony Xperia Z3 Compact images leak

09 August, 2014 | comments (46)

As we edge closer to the IFA, leaks about one of the expected stars of the show, the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact, are bound to intensify. The diminutive flagship has surfaced in a bunch of new live photos today, revealing a few more pieces of the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Week 32 in review: iPhone 6, Vibe Z2 Pro, Note 4, Galaxy Alpha

Week 32 in review: iPhone 6, Vibe Z2 Pro, Note 4, Galaxy Alpha

09 August, 2014 | comments (9)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 32 saw major phonemakers readying their premium devices for a their upcoming Fall launch. Apple, Samsung and Sony are among...

Tags: Nvidia


LG banking heavily on its G3 launch in China

LG banking heavily on its G3 launch in China

08 August, 2014 | comments (18)

China is becoming a tougher and tougher market to crack for foreign handset manufacturers that aren’t named Apple. But LG is looking to change that. The G3 will go on sale for $650 (3,999 yuan) in China, which is significantly cheaper than...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Chinese Government says Apple products are not banned

Chinese Government says Apple products are not banned

08 August, 2014 | comments (23)

It turns out that a previous report that the Chinese Government had banned its employees from using Apple products isn’t entirely correct, says China’s chief procurement center. The confusion was a result of Apple products, including computers...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Low-end LG L60 is already official in Russia

Low-end LG L60 is already official in Russia

08 August, 2014 | comments (11)

LG has added another device to its ever-expanding L III series of affordable Android-powered smartphones. The LG L60 follows in the footsteps of the L40, L70, L90 (which got official together back in February), as well as the more recently unveiled...

Tags: LG, Android


Nokia Lumia 730 to have dual-SIM version, new color leaks

Nokia Lumia 730 to have dual-SIM version, new color leaks

08 August, 2014 | comments (61)

It was just yesterday when the first two photos showing the upcoming Nokia Lumia 730 got leaked, and today we get to see another color version of the same device. While the original pictures were of a green model, this time you can feast your eyes...


There are now 300k apps on the Windows Store

There are now 300k apps on the Windows Store

08 August, 2014 | comments (107)

Microsoft has a milestone to celebrate: they have now reached over three hundred thousand applications on the Windows Phone Store. Non-iOS and Android platforms are usually criticized by their lack of applications, and Microsoft, knowing that...


LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

08 August, 2014 | comments (4)

LG's G3 S is already also known by another name - G3 Beat. But do prepare to add a new moniker to the list pretty soon, as Sprint is reportedly going to sell the exact same device as the G3 Vigor. The first page of Sprint's Getting Started guide...

Tags: LG, Android, Sprint


Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

08 August, 2014 | comments (10)

AT&T has more news for us today. Alongside the official announcement of the LG G Vista mid-range Android phablet, the carrier has also decided to out a new color version for the Nokia Lumia 1520. It's called "matte green" and it's already...


LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

08 August, 2014 | comments (3)

After having been launched by Verizon on the last day of July, the LG G Vista is now headed to AT&T. That this carrier would sell it too was in fact something that got leaked last month, so this is hardly surprising. You'll be able to pick up a G...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

08 August, 2014 | comments (64)

As we get closer to Sony's IFA 2014 press conference, more and more clues regarding the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact start piling up. The latest one concern alleged AutoCAD drawing of the upcoming phones specifying their dimensions. Starting...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

08 August, 2014 | comments (50)

Sony is delivering on its promise to deliver KitKat to the Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual. The update is rolling out now though there might be delays varying by market and carrier. Go to Check for updates in the About screen of the settings on your...


Nvidia Q2 2015 fiscal results are out, Tegra sales grow 200%

Nvidia Q2 2015 fiscal results are out, Tegra sales grow 200%

08 August, 2014 | comments (29)

Nvidia has outed its financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal 2015 (the quarter ending in June) and the company is doing amazingly, especially its Tegra processor business. The company's mobile chipset business saw a 200% growth...

Tags: Nvidia