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Xiaomi Mi 4 to support Windows 10 Technical Preview

Xiaomi Mi 4 to support Windows 10 Technical Preview

18 March, 2015 | comments (37)

Microsoft has signed an agreement with Xiaomi to provide support for the Windows 10 Technical Preview on the Mi 4 smartphone. Xiaomi has had a good run so far with its smartphones running MIUI version based on Android. Now the company has...

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Lenovo to launch Windows phones mid-2015 in China

Lenovo to launch Windows phones mid-2015 in China

18 March, 2015 | comments (11)

Microsoft announced that Lenovo will offer the Windows 10 upgrade services across China. Apart from that, Lenovo will also work with Microsoft to build Windows Phone handsets. Last year, Microsoft announced adding new hardware partners who...

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LG unveils G Flex2 in India for $878, available later this month

LG unveils G Flex2 in India for $878, available later this month

18 March, 2015 | comments (22)

LG has launched their latest flagship smartphone - the LG G Flex2 - in India. The phone is priced at Rs. 55,000 ($878) and will be available sometime later this month. The LG G Flex2 is the successor to last year's G Flex, which met with a...

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Gionee to launch slim dual-SIM Elife S7 on April 3 in India

Gionee to launch slim dual-SIM Elife S7 on April 3 in India

18 March, 2015 | comments (13)

At MWC 2015, Gionee unveiled the 5.5mm Elife S7 as one of the thinnest dual-SIM smartphones. Now, the Chinese manufacturer is gearing up for the April launch of the smartphone next month in India by sending out formal invites. Gionee has...

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Xiaomi now sells accessories in India on its official site

Xiaomi now sells accessories in India on its official site

18 March, 2015 | comments (10)

Xiaomi began selling accessories through the its official website. Going forward, users in the country can order headsets and cases for their smartphones directly from the manufacturer. Xiaomi has been selling handsets online in India through...


Goldgenie will offer Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge in 24k gold

Goldgenie will offer Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge in 24k gold

17 March, 2015 | comments (30)

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge got the Goldgenie treatment. The UK-based jeweler will begin taking pre-orders for tricked out versions of the smartphone duo in a couple of days, on March 20. The Korean giant’s hot new flagship...

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HTC “Uh-oh” will be a broken phone replacement service

HTC “Uh-oh” will be a broken phone replacement service

17 March, 2015 | comments (18)

HTC’s upcoming big announcement will include a broken phone replacement service. Dubbed “Uh-oh,” the upcoming solution will take the already available HTC Advantage to a whole new level. The Taiwanese manufacturer’s new service will provide...

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Sony Xperia E4 Dual makes it to India

Sony Xperia E4 Dual makes it to India

17 March, 2015 | comments (42)

Sony first announced the Xperia E4 and E4 Dual back in February, and now it's ready to take one of those handsets to India. The Japanese company's arm in the subcontinent has made the Xperia E4 Dual official for the Indian market today. We're...

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HTC US is promising big news tomorrow

HTC US is promising big news tomorrow

17 March, 2015 | comments (48)

HTC definitely captured a lot of attention at this year's MWC. Now the Taiwanese tech giant needs to strike while the iron is hot and capitalize on the hype its new One M9 flagship generated. This is presumably what is going on in the US branch at...

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OnePlus promises OxygenOS, Lollipop update by March 30

OnePlus promises OxygenOS, Lollipop update by March 30

17 March, 2015 | comments (24)

OnePlus is finally ready to join the Android 5.0 Lollipop roll out party. On the official forums, the company has noted that it will push Lollipop OTA update for the OnePlus One smartphone on or before March 30. Last month, we reported that Carl...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab A announced in Russia

Samsung Galaxy Tab A announced in Russia

17 March, 2015 | comments (24)

At a surprisingly low-key event in Russia today Samsung officially revealed its brand new Galaxy Tab A lineup and two devices were announced. The two new slates sport mostly identical hardware and come in 8" and 9.7" display sizes. The Galaxy Tab...

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Xiaomi launches Mi Note Natural Bamboo Edition for $370

Xiaomi launches Mi Note Natural Bamboo Edition for $370

17 March, 2015 | comments (24)

As promised yesterday, Xiaomi has announced the new Mi Note Natural Bamboo Edition for $370 (RMB 2,299). This special edition will feature the same specifications as the regular Mi Note. The new Mi Note Natural Bamboo Edition has the same...


Sony Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet and Z3 Tablet Compact receiving Lollipop

Sony Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet and Z3 Tablet Compact receiving Lollipop

17 March, 2015 | comments (96)

Sony is rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact, now the older Xperia Z2 flagship is joining the party. Sony is renovating the software of the Xperia Z2 Tablet and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact as well. For...


Microsoft Lumia 640 XL to get more powerful hardware in China

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL to get more powerful hardware in China

17 March, 2015 | comments (40)

This year's MWC saw a lot of Android action, but Microsoft also had a couple of new devices to show, more specifically, the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL. Both handsets run Windows Phone 8.1 and should be among the first in line for a Windows 10...


The Xolo Q1001 is a 5-inch smartphone for $100

The Xolo Q1001 is a 5-inch smartphone for $100

17 March, 2015 | comments (17)

Another budget-minded entry in the company's lineup, the Xolo Q1001, has just been announced. It comes with dual SIM slots and 3G connectivity, and is priced to sell. Stores in India will offer it at INR 6,199, or just shy of $100. Obviously, you...

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Meizu again rumoured to partner with Nokia on MX4 Supreme

Meizu again rumoured to partner with Nokia on MX4 Supreme

17 March, 2015 | comments (36)

A couple of months ago, there were rumors that Meizu will partner with Nokia on a new smartphone codenamed the MX4 Supreme. Although those rumors were quickly put to rest by Meizu's Vice President of Science and Technology Li Nan, they have...

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More official renders of Sony Xperia Z4 make the rounds online

More official renders of Sony Xperia Z4 make the rounds online

16 March, 2015 | comments (168)

Hot on the heels of today’s leaked press render, another batch of alleged Sony Xperia Z4 images made the rounds online. The renders are from the same source as the previous leak and give us a closer look at the upcoming flagship smartphone....

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Updated: HTC One M9 found to overheat in benchmark test

Updated: HTC One M9 found to overheat in benchmark test

16 March, 2015 | comments (191)

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 chipset may have been found to run cooler than the 801 in some parts, but it looks like it may be leading to some overheating issues after all. Specifically, we're talking about the HTC One M9, which employs the Snapdragon...

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Huawei Mate 7 Mini to have an 'invisible' fingerprint scanner

Huawei Mate 7 Mini to have an 'invisible' fingerprint scanner

16 March, 2015 | comments (17)

A couple of months ago some pictures got leaked that were said to depict the upcoming Huawei Mate 7 Compact, but it turned out they were actually showing a different Chinese smartphone. So we've been left without any leaked images of the Mate 7...

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Huawei Honor 6 Plus lands in India on March 24

Huawei Honor 6 Plus lands in India on March 24

16 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Towards the beginning of this month we told you that Huawei's Honor 6 Plus smartphone would be headed to India. Not only that, but that the launch would happen before the end of March. So now that we've passed the middle of the month, you may be...

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