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Strategy Analytics: Apple ruled the LTE device market in Q3 2014

Strategy Analytics: Apple ruled the LTE device market in Q3 2014

05 December, 2014 | comments (26)

With the end of September Apple marked another quarter with top results in terms of LTE device revenue. The report issued today by Strategic Analytics also puts Samsung and LG very close by the California tech giant, but more surprisingly two...

Tags: Apple


Unannounced Lumia RM-1069 and Nokia RM-1110 spotted in records

Unannounced Lumia RM-1069 and Nokia RM-1110 spotted in records

05 December, 2014 | comments (27)

A couple of Lumia phones, dubbed RM-1069 and RM-1110, have been approved by the Indonesian certification authorities. While the RM-1069 bears Microsoft's branding, the RM-1110 still bears Nokia moniker, which is kinda odd. The best guess is that...


HTC One M8 and M7 GPe are getting Android Lollipop today

HTC One M8 and M7 GPe are getting Android Lollipop today

05 December, 2014 | comments (27)

After a two week delay on the initial release date, today is the day that HTC's Google Play edition One M8 and M7 handsets finally receive the long anticipated Android Lollipop update. Users are already reporting, that they are receiving that...

Tags: HTC, Android


Samsung G925F specs from AnTuTu may detail the Galaxy S6

Samsung G925F specs from AnTuTu may detail the Galaxy S6

05 December, 2014 | comments (83)

The Galaxy S5 fell below Samsung expectations and now all eyes are on its replacement – the Galaxy S6. We've already heard some murmurs about the specs, but now there's something more solid, an AnTuTu screenshot. The screenshot confirms the...


Lenovo K3 - the $100 phone to compete with Xiaomi's Redmi

Lenovo K3 - the $100 phone to compete with Xiaomi's Redmi

05 December, 2014 | comments (68)

Today Lenovo unofficially unveiled a new budget smartphone with a rather silly code name - Lenovo K3 "Music Lemon". The device appeared on JD, one of China's largest retailers, and it seems it will be offered exclusively by them only online, much...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


XOLO launches Omega 5.0 and 5.5 Android smartphones in India

XOLO launches Omega 5.0 and 5.5 Android smartphones in India

05 December, 2014 | comments (32)

XOLO has launched two new budget smartphones in the Indian market called the Omega 5.0 and the Omega 5.5. The Omega 5.0 has a 5.0-inch 720 display, 1.4 GHz octa-core MTK6592M processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB memory with microSD support, 8 megapixel...

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OnePlus One will have Cyanogen support in India after all

OnePlus One will have Cyanogen support in India after all

04 December, 2014 | comments (33)

The developers from Cyanogen spoke up about the controversy surrounding the lack of future support for their ROM on OnePlus One handsets sold in India. As it turns out, the company will continue pushing over-the-air updates for all global OnePlus...

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T-Mobile's HTC Nexus 9 gets delayed indefinitely

T-Mobile's HTC Nexus 9 gets delayed indefinitely

04 December, 2014 | comments (6)

The HTC Nexus 9 was supposed to arrive at T-Mobile sometime in early December, last we heard anything about this subject. Well, it's early December now, and the tablet is nowhere to be found at the magenta carrier. There's a reason for that, as...


Oppo Find 7 goes up for pre-order in the UK

Oppo Find 7 goes up for pre-order in the UK

04 December, 2014 | comments (9)

The Oppo Find 7 has amazingly found its way to the UK, more than eight months after its introduction in March. The Find 7 is now up for pre-order at Amazon's UK branch, and it starts at £319. That amount will net you the 16GB version, and both...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Samsung Galaxy A5 makes its debut in Russia

Samsung Galaxy A5 makes its debut in Russia

04 December, 2014 | comments (12)

The Samsung Galaxy A5 is the bigger of the two A series smartphones that were announced in October. So far it's made its debut in China, and today it arrived in Europe - though only in Russia for the moment. Over there it's already up for grabs,...

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Snapdragon 810 issues may delay next generation flagships

Snapdragon 810 issues may delay next generation flagships

04 December, 2014 | comments (64)

Qualcomm's Snapdragon SoC solutions have had a long track record of delivering the performance needed to power a lot of current and former flagship mobile devices. Some of the largest players in the business, like Samsung and LG rely heavily on the...

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Apple iPhone 6 Plus holds 41% of all phablet sales in US

Apple iPhone 6 Plus holds 41% of all phablet sales in US

04 December, 2014 | comments (57)

The phablet form factor has been gaining traction quickly. Last year it represented a mere 2% of all running handset and now it has managed to increase that share five-fold. In 2014 phablet sales represent a respectable 10% of all smartphone...

Tags: IOS, Apple


HTC new flagship Hima to pack Snapdragon 810, 5

HTC new flagship Hima to pack Snapdragon 810, 5" 1080p screen

04 December, 2014 | comments (138)

Just few days ago we reported about HTC One M9's rumored specs - a 5.5" QHD display, Snapdragon 805 chipset and a 16MP rear camera with optical image stabilization. Other rumored specs include 3GB of RAM and 3,500 mAh battery. Today, @upleaks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Apple to launch new 4

Apple to launch new 4" iPhone next year

04 December, 2014 | comments (59)

It's been months – months! – without an "iPhone mini" rumors, but here they are again. This time the info comes from Taiwan and allegedly quotes parts suppliers for Apple, who claim that next year the company will unveil a new 4" iPhone. The...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Meizu MX4 Pro scores 6.7 million registrations  in China

Meizu MX4 Pro scores 6.7 million registrations in China

04 December, 2014 | comments (9)

The Meizu MX 4 Pro was officially announced late last month and in now seems that the Chinese manufacturer is almost ready to ship the new device. The company posted a promotional banner boasting, that 6.7 million customers have registered their...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Samsung E700 info reveals 720p screen, 1.5GHz processor

Samsung E700 info reveals 720p screen, 1.5GHz processor

04 December, 2014 | comments (20)

Some more details about the Samsung SM-E700 have surfaced, this time from Samsung itself (through a User Agent profile). The phone will probably launch as the Samsung Galaxy E7 and will be a cheaper alternative to the Galaxy A7 phablet. The new...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Huawei cancels all Windows Phone plans

Huawei cancels all Windows Phone plans

04 December, 2014 | comments (75)

Huawei has announced it is dropping all plans to make future Windows Phone smartphones. The reason is quite simple - it didn't make any money from manufacturing Windows Phone devices. Huawei's spokesman went even further, stating that nobody has...


Google Nexus 6 now available in the UK through O2

Google Nexus 6 now available in the UK through O2

04 December, 2014 | comments (12)

The Google Nexus 6, which was unveiled a couple of months ago, is finally available in the UK, where O2 has begun offering the smartphone through its sales channels. The smartphone is available on the company’s Refresh tariff, which allows...

Tags: Android, Nexus 6


Samples from Huawei Honor 6 Plus show off dual camera

Samples from Huawei Honor 6 Plus show off dual camera

04 December, 2014 | comments (10)

Soon the HTC will get competition in the dual-camera market as the Huawei Honor 6 Plus is nearing its rumored launch date of December 16. To keep our interests piqued several camera samples, including comparison shots, made their way to the...


New photo of Ubuntu-powered Meizu MX4 emerges

New photo of Ubuntu-powered Meizu MX4 emerges

04 December, 2014 | comments (21)

Last week we mentioned that the release of an Ubuntu Touch version of the Meizu MX4 is now tantalizingly close. We should be seeing the new OS on the already familiar handset some time, early next year. Today we received an email with a new...

Tags: Meizu