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T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

26 July, 2013 | comments (38)

T-Mobile has dropped the upfront cost of all phones available in the carrier's stores to $0, including flagships like the Apple iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Sony Xperia Z and Nokia Lumia 925. There's a catch though – you still have to pay for the...


Moto X hands-on video leaks,  pricing info too

Moto X hands-on video leaks, pricing info too

23 July, 2013 | comments (57)

Vietnamese site Tinhte has once again leaked the anticipated Moto X device from Motorola. It's shown here running what looks like mostly stock Android with Motorola's signature circle widget. It's also shot alongside an Apple iPhone...


Apple iPhone 5S, budget iPhone and gold iPhone appear again

Apple iPhone 5S, budget iPhone and gold iPhone appear again

23 July, 2013 | comments (39)

Apple's iPhone 5S and the budget iPhone in the making has been the talk of the town for a while now even if their announcement is at least a month and a half away. Apple is expected to launch both the devices this fall and we have already lost count...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Analyst: Apple iPhone sales to hit 62 million in Q4

Analyst: Apple iPhone sales to hit 62 million in Q4

22 July, 2013 | comments (85)

Apple will be reporting its second-quarters results on Tuesday and the Cupertino giants are predicted to have sold 26 million units, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. The analyst also estimates the iPhone sales to be just 24...

Tags: Apple, Misc


Analyst: Apple iPhone 5S production to start this month

Analyst: Apple iPhone 5S production to start this month

15 July, 2013 | comments (155)

The long-awaited next generation iPhone will enter mass production by the end of this month, according to Jefferies analyst Peter Misek. The report from the popular analyst also claims that Apple has already started the production of its...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Kantar: iOS usage grows 3.5% in the US, gets closer to Android

Kantar: iOS usage grows 3.5% in the US, gets closer to Android

08 July, 2013 | comments (65)

A market research conducted by analyst company Kantar Worldpanel shows that iOS has grabbed 41.9% of the smartphone market in the US for the three-month period ending in May. That's an increase of 3.5 percent points over the same period of last...

Tags: Android, iOS, Misc


Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

06 July, 2013 | comments (161)

A slew of alleged images and video footage of Apple's much talked about budget iPhone made an appearance on the web. The photos look in line with the leaked colored shells from last week. The images reveal a svelte-looking handset with a 4"...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

26 June, 2013 | comments (45)

The phone market in Western Europe has shifter in Q1 2013, reports analyst firm IDC. In what has been the quarter of slowest market growth since 2004, feature phone shipments fell 31% to just 12 million and even smartphones took a hit. Android...


Walmart discounts the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5 indefinitely

Walmart discounts the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5 indefinitely

23 June, 2013 | comments (35)

With the iPhone nearing its annual refresh cycle, Walmart has jumped the gun and put the current Apple smartphone offering in the discount corner to make space for the upcoming iPhone. As a result, the Apple iPhone 4S and Apple iPhone 5 have both...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Alleged pictures of the Apple iPhone 5S leak

Alleged pictures of the Apple iPhone 5S leak

21 June, 2013 | comments (164)

While Apple successfully managed to be tightlipped about the iOS 7, it looks like it's not having the same luck keeping the upcoming iPhone 5S a secret. Two new images of what claim to be the next generation iPhone have surfaced and show us what we...


Huawei expects to sell 10 million P6 units, prices it at  €449 in EU

Huawei expects to sell 10 million P6 units, prices it at €449 in EU

19 June, 2013 | comments (54)

Right after releasing the much teased Huawei Ascend P6 comes the target of the company to ship around 10 million this year. That's according to Huawei Device CEO Yu Chengdong, who's very proud of the smartphone's design and the work that went into...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Alleged photos of iPhone 5S front panel show new sensor array

Alleged photos of iPhone 5S front panel show new sensor array

09 June, 2013 | comments (88)

Parts and pieces of the Apple iPhone 5S have been leaking quite a lot recently. The latest allegedly comes from an assembly line of a Foxconn subcontractor that makes the front panel of the next iPhone. The photos might not be genuine with the...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

06 June, 2013 | comments (86)

The latest highlight in what has turned out to be a record-breaking sales season for Samsung is its unprecedented performance in the US last month. There its Galaxy S4 flagship was finally able to outsell the Apple iPhone 5 across three of the four...


Leaked parts point to new color options for next iPhone

Leaked parts point to new color options for next iPhone

05 June, 2013 | comments (43)

The hotly-anticipated Apple iPhone 5S is makings the rounds in the Rumorland for quite some time. We have already seen few concepts and purported images of the upcoming iPhone, but none have been conclusive so far. Now, the alleged images of the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iPhone 5 by Continental: for when regular iPhone is just too cheap

iPhone 5 by Continental: for when regular iPhone is just too cheap

04 May, 2013 | comments (67)

Want to stand out from the crowd where one out of three in the US is sporting an Apple iPhone? Continental Mobile has got your covered, but for a hefty pile of cash, as the luxury company has done a one-of-a-kind iPhone 5 done entirely in...

Tags: Apple, iPhone


Apple iPhone 5S allegedly coming  on June 20

Apple iPhone 5S allegedly coming on June 20

01 May, 2013 | comments (123)

We all know that the upgraded iPhone 5 is just around the corner and a leaked internal document from a Japanese carrier reveals that the next generation iPhone will be announced on June 20 and will be available in the stores by July. The...


iPhone 5S rumored to feature 2MP front camera, dual-shot support

iPhone 5S rumored to feature 2MP front camera, dual-shot support

29 April, 2013 | comments (210)

The much anticipated next gen Apple iPhone (be it 5S or 6) continues to make the rounds in the rumor mill. According to the latest gossip it will feature an improved 2 megapixel front-facing camera. The report comes from iOSDoc and says the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


DisplayMate tests Galaxy S4 screen, gives it the thumbs up

DisplayMate tests Galaxy S4 screen, gives it the thumbs up

26 April, 2013 | comments (65)

DisplayMate is known for detailed, highly technical reviews of displays – including smartphone displays. The latest review showcases the Samsung’s progress with Super AMOLED and the Samsung Galaxy S4. The 5” 1080p display has a 441ppi pixel...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Next Apple iPhone will reportedly feature a 12MP camera

Next Apple iPhone will reportedly feature a 12MP camera

16 April, 2013 | comments (185)

The anticipated next iPhone, although itself still not fully emigrated from rumorland, is expected to feature an improved camera sensor compared to the one found on the current Apple flagship. The iPhone 5 features an 8MP camera sensor with an...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


Join our quest for a high-end compact Android smartphone

Join our quest for a high-end compact Android smartphone

15 April, 2013 | comments (564)

Over the last few years, Android has taken the smartphone world by storm, climbing to the top spot in just about every major market out there. The Google platform offers a mix of features that can't be matched by any of its competitors and is...

Tags: Android