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Purported details on Samsung SM-A500 smartphone leak out

Purported details on Samsung SM-A500 smartphone leak out

08 September, 2014 | comments (35)

It appears that Samsung Galaxy Alpha SM-G850 might soon have a more affordable sibling. Alleged specs on a yet to be announced Samsung SM-A500 smartphone made the rounds on the web. Reportedly, the abovementioned handset will be a mid-range...


Meizu MX4 Pro specs allegedly leak, 4GB of RAM rumored

Meizu MX4 Pro specs allegedly leak, 4GB of RAM rumored

08 September, 2014 | comments (45)

Meizu unveiled the 'normal version' of its MX4 flagship smartphone at the beginning of this month. Yet there are more variants of the MX4 in the works - this has been known for quite a while through various leaks and rumors. At least an MX4 Pro is...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Amazon Fire Phone launches in the UK and Germany on Sept 30

Amazon Fire Phone launches in the UK and Germany on Sept 30

08 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Amazon Fire Phone has been available for purchase in the USA for a while - it was announced last June and launched in July. The unique smartphone didn't make a huge impact on the market despite its interesting interface and services. According to a...

Tags: Amazon, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active coming soon to Europe, to cost €629

08 September, 2014 | comments (24)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active was launched exclusively on AT&T in May and it has only been available through the US carrier retail stores since. It seems the AT&T exclusivity is going to expire soon and the Galaxy S5 Active will be heading to...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Moto X with bamboo and leather back on pre-order in the UK

Moto X with bamboo and leather back on pre-order in the UK

08 September, 2014 | comments (10)

Last Friday we told you about the prices of Motorola's new gadgets for the UK market and the new Moto G is already available. The Moto X is yet to follow suit but you can now pre-order it with a bamboo or a leather back. The second-generation...


HTC to allegedly announce a MediaTek octa-core phablet

HTC to allegedly announce a MediaTek octa-core phablet

08 September, 2014 | comments (26)

HTC will allegedly be launching a new 5.5-inch smartphone, according to @upleaks. The current Desire 816. The new device will be similar to the existing HTC Desire 816, however, instead of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC, the new device...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Android 4.4.4 KitKat update lands on Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo I9300I

Android 4.4.4 KitKat update lands on Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo I9300I

05 September, 2014 | comments (171)

The latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat version is now available for download on the Samsung Galaxy S3 Neo GT-I9300I. The dual-SIM smartphone was launched back in April running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, but now it has been brought up to date. The...


Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 is official, packs octa-core CPU

Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 is official, packs octa-core CPU

05 September, 2014 | comments (32)

The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 has been announced at IFA 2014. Just like its predecessor, the Hero 2 features a 6" TFT LCD display of 1080p resolution (367 ppi), Dragontrail glass for protection and oleophobic coating. The Hero 2 keeps the general...

Tags: Alcatel, Android


Moto X and Moto G available in the UK today, Moto 360 in October

Moto X and Moto G available in the UK today, Moto 360 in October

05 September, 2014 | comments (24)

Motorola unveiled the new generation Moto X and Moto G and you don't have to wait. They are already available in the US, but they've also arrived in Europe. Flipkart in India is also launching the new Moto G. The long-awaited Moto 360 smartwatch is...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Motorola Moto 360 now available for purchase, costs $250

Motorola Moto 360 now available for purchase, costs $250

05 September, 2014 | comments (54)

Although Motorola unveiled the Moto 360 long time ago, the overall details about the product and especially its pricing have been kept a secret. Today, the device has finally been officially announced with all the details that you'd want. First...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Motorola announces new Moto G with improved specs

Motorola announces new Moto G with improved specs

05 September, 2014 | comments (126)

Alongside the new Moto X, Motorola took the wraps off an updated Moto G. The successor of Motorola’s best selling smartphone offers improved key features and specs, yet it retains the barely believable $179.99 price tag. The new Moto G packs...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Updated Motorola Moto X goes official with 5.2” display

Updated Motorola Moto X goes official with 5.2” display

05 September, 2014 | comments (77)

Motorola announced updated Moto X smartphone. The newcomer features beefed up specs and improved finish compared to its predecessors, the Moto X XT1052. As the company’s brand new flagship, the new Moto X features a decidedly more upmarket...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

Sony Xperia Z3 reportedly headed to Verizon as the Z3v

04 September, 2014 | comments (33)

According to one particular report, the Sony Xperia Z3 will actually be sold by Verizon at some point in the future. However, Big Red's version will get a slightly different moniker - Xperia Z3v, that is. The information supposedly stems from...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - pricing and availability info

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - pricing and availability info

04 September, 2014 | comments (146)

If Samsung left you impressed by its new lineup of devices at Berlin's IFA 2014 and you're already aching to find what the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will cost you need look no further. According to a leak over in the Netherlands the Samsung Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

04 September, 2014 | comments (15)

Huawei Ascend G7 is the latest midranger in the company portfolio. It's headlined by a 5.5" 720p IPS display or 1280 x 720px and a 267ppi density. It has a quad-core processor with four Cortex-A53 1.2GHz cores, 2GB of RAM, Android 4.4 KitKat with...


Lenovo Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 are official

Lenovo Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 are official

04 September, 2014 | comments (26)

These are Lenovo's latest smartphones - the Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2. The former is clearly the superior smartphone with a 5" 1080p display. It has a MediaTek MT6595m true octa-core chipset with 2GB of RAM and a processor that clocks all the way up to...


Huawei announces octa-core Ascend Mate7 phablet

Huawei announces octa-core Ascend Mate7 phablet

04 September, 2014 | comments (34)

Huawei has just announced an updated iteration of its Ascend Mate series of phablets, the Ascend Mate7. Rather contrary to its name, the Mate7 features a 6" screen of 1080p resolution with impressively narrow screen bezels. Under the hood...


ZTE unveils carbon fiber Blade Vec 3G and 4G, low-cost Kis 3 Max

ZTE unveils carbon fiber Blade Vec 3G and 4G, low-cost Kis 3 Max

04 September, 2014 | comments (8)

ZTE brought three new phones to IFA – two additions to its Blade series and one to the Kis. The ZTE Blade Vec 4G and Vec 3G feature 7.8mm thick bodies coated in carbon fiber. The ZTE Blade Vec 4G was originally announced in late July but this one...

Tags: ZTE, Android, IFA 2014


CAT announces next generation rugged smartphone, the CAT S50

CAT announces next generation rugged smartphone, the CAT S50

04 September, 2014 | comments (31)

CAT has announced the new rugged Android smartphone called CAT S50. In addition to its military-grade protection it also offers shatter-proof screen glass. CAT S50 features a 4.7" 720p display and runs on a quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 processor....

Tags: CAT, Android


More photos of new Moto G and its box leak

More photos of new Moto G and its box leak

04 September, 2014 | comments (20)

The Motorola event in Chicago is hours away but the Moto G successor is already getting stocked in Indian stores. We received more photos of the new mid-ranger and this time it and two of its covers come out of the box. The phone adopts the Moto...