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Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

25 May, 2013 | comments (159)

HTC One reached the 5 million milestone two days ago, which is quite an achievement for the struggling manufacturer. It seems HTC might be preparing different editions of the device in order to increase its popularity and sales. Recently,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy Music now available

25 May, 2013 | comments (35)

Samsung has just released the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the low-budget Galaxy Music smartphone. The rollout has begun in the United Kingdom, but more countries will join the Jelly Bean train soon. The build date of the update is May 3...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Leaked images show Android 4.3 on a Nexus 4 at a mobile expo

Leaked images show Android 4.3 on a Nexus 4 at a mobile expo

24 May, 2013 | comments (39)

Two lucky XDA Developers Forum members ("challeen" and "innocent36") were at the right place at the right time (Thailand Mobile Expo 2013). They spotted a Google Nexus 4 on display, running Android 4.3 and decided to share their find with the eager...


Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Star hits the shelves, costs €70

24 May, 2013 | comments (47)

Update, May 27: As it turns out the Samsung Galaxy Star Duos is already available for purchase online in India. Samsung announced the Galaxy Star in the beginning of April. It is a low-end droid, which will redefine the smartphone landscape with...


Oppo will launch its European web store on Monday, May 27

Oppo will launch its European web store on Monday, May 27

24 May, 2013 | comments (10)

Oppo announced the opening of its official European web store. Users across Europe will be able to shop for the Chinese company's products starting this coming Monday, May 27. The first device to go on sale will naturally be the company’s...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Here is the first official photo of Huawei Ascend P6

Here is the first official photo of Huawei Ascend P6

24 May, 2013 | comments (38)

The Huawei Ascend P6 smartphone has been in the rumorland for a while. First, we learned its specs and then we even got to see some live pictures. Today's leak is even better, it shows an official render of the device. With its 6.18mm of...


Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

Sony Xperia S Jelly Bean update is out, it was about time

24 May, 2013 | comments (209)

Good news, Xperia S fans, the wait is over! After having to endure countless delays and after seeing lots of deadlines coming and going away, the Xperia S users will finally be able to enjoy some Jelly Bean goodness. Sony France has confirmed...

Tags: Sony, Android


Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

Galaxy S4 Developer Edition for AT&T and Verizon shows up

24 May, 2013 | comments (9)

Samsung is working on a couple of special editions for its Galaxy S4 flagship - a Developer Edition and a Google Edition. The Developer Edition has cropped up on Samsung’s web site for both AT&T and Verizon. What’s the difference between a...


HTC allegedly working on One with stock Android

HTC allegedly working on One with stock Android

24 May, 2013 | comments (38)

Google surprised everyone at the I/O 2013 keynote by unveiling a special edition of the Samsung Galaxy S4 running stock Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Now, it seems HTC is working on a similar version of its own HTC One for the US market. According...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Aurora Red will be AT&T exclusive

Samsung Galaxy S4 Aurora Red will be AT&T exclusive

23 May, 2013 | comments (32)

Samsung's latest flagship smartphone is one of the best sellers in the market with more than 10 million units being sold in less than a month after the device's retail launch. Samsung also announced four new shades for its popular Galaxy S4...

Tags: Samsung, AT&T, Android


It's official: HTC First UK launch is cancelled

It's official: HTC First UK launch is cancelled

23 May, 2013 | comments (39)

HTC First took yet another critical hit today. The UK carrier EE (the merged Orange and T-Mobile) has confirmed it won't launch the HTC First in Britain and the pre-orders won't be fulfilled. This strike on the HTC First comes shortly after...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC exec claims HTC One already reached 5 million sales

HTC exec claims HTC One already reached 5 million sales

23 May, 2013 | comments (89)

The HTC One got a troubled start due to supply shortages of crucial components – the aluminum unibody and the UltraPixel camera sensor – but an anonymous HTC exec speaking to the Wall Street Journal claims the phone has been doing pretty well...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC Desire 600 dual sim goes official, Sense 5 on board

HTC Desire 600 dual sim goes official, Sense 5 on board

23 May, 2013 | comments (62)

The HTC One leads the charge of the Sense 5 experience and now the HTC Desire 600 dual sim fills the ranks with an affordable alternative. The smartphone was introduced today and is supposed to bring many of the One's premium features at a far lower...

Tags: HTC, Android, Dual SIM


Samsung ships 10 million Galaxy S4 units, adds new colors

Samsung ships 10 million Galaxy S4 units, adds new colors

22 May, 2013 | comments (165)

As expected, Samsung announced that it has reached ten million units shipped of its Galaxy S4 smartphone in less than a month of the device's retail launch. Samsung achieved the number in blistering pace - it took almost twice as long for the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Android


LG Optimus GJ officially announced in Taiwan

LG Optimus GJ officially announced in Taiwan

22 May, 2013 | comments (68)

LG has extended its collection of smartphones by officially announcing the Optimus GJ in Taiwan. The Optimus GJ is an upgraded version of the popular LG Optimus G with water and dust resistance. The new smartphone can withstand 1 meter of water for...

Tags: LG, Android


Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus goes official with quad-core CPU

Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus goes official with quad-core CPU

22 May, 2013 | comments (119)

Micromax has officially announced the successor of its popular A110 Canvas 2 smartphone. The A110Q Canvas 2 Plus was rumored for quite some time and now, the device has been listed on the company’s website. Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus sports...

Tags: Micromax, Android


Brown Samsung Galaxy S4 makes an appearance in a promo video

Brown Samsung Galaxy S4 makes an appearance in a promo video

22 May, 2013 | comments (39)

Samsung is on the way to add another color option to the range of its flagship smartphone. The new color is brown and it was spotted in the company's latest promo video of the Galaxy S4. At the official Galaxy S4 press event, Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Google teases devs at I/O with images of Key Lime Pie

Google teases devs at I/O with images of Key Lime Pie

22 May, 2013 | comments (63)

Google didn’t announce a new version of Android at I/O. In fact, all enhancements to Android are coming as app updates. Still, Google took the time to prepare a couple of videos to tease Android devs attending I/O with hints of Key Lime Pie, the...

Tags: Android, Misc


Samsung Galaxy Note III and Xiaomi Mi-3  AnTuTu scores found

Samsung Galaxy Note III and Xiaomi Mi-3 AnTuTu scores found

21 May, 2013 | comments (90)

Where there is a new Galaxy S phone, a new Galaxy Note is soon to appear – it hasn’t done it officially, but its footprints were found in AnTuTu benchmarks. The Samsung Galaxy Note III is listed as N7200 (the Note II is N7100) and appears in several...


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active stars in short video, still not official

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active stars in short video, still not official

21 May, 2013 | comments (47)

True to its name, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active just can't sit still under wraps and has leaked yet again. This time it's on video sent to Mobile Tech Review. The video doesn’t show much, but it does show the About screen. The rugged smartphone...