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Samsung to introduce new super-premium Galaxy F line

Samsung to introduce new super-premium Galaxy F line

25 September, 2013 | comments (207)

Word out of Korean news site ETNews is that Samsung is allegedly developing a new ultra-premium Galaxy F series to go alongside its well-known Galaxy S line. The first device in this series is slated to get introduced early next year. If the...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear now available

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear now available

25 September, 2013 | comments (79)

Samsung's big IFA 2013 announcements – the Galaxy Note 3 phablet and the Galaxy Gear smartwatch – are already on sale and some early-bird customers in the Netherlands already have them in (or on) their hands. In the Netherlands, an unlocked...

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HTC announces Android 4.3 for One coming this week

HTC announces Android 4.3 for One coming this week

24 September, 2013 | comments (53)

President of HTC America Jason Mackenzie posted on Twitter that the Android 4.3 and the latest version of Sense will hit HTC One Developer Edition smartphones starting this week. This will be followed by Canadian HTC One owners by the end of the...

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Sony Xperia M dual to go on sale by the end of September

Sony Xperia M dual to go on sale by the end of September

24 September, 2013 | comments (52)

Sony announced the Xperia M and Xperia M dual more than three months ago, but until now only the single SIM version was available on the market. Well, it looks like the wait for the dual-SIM variant, which is yet to make its first appearance is...

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LG confirms its target to sell 10 million G2 units

LG confirms its target to sell 10 million G2 units

24 September, 2013 | comments (49)

Recent rumors suggested that LG was aiming to sell 10 million units of its new flagship smartphone, the LG G2. Now, LG Taiwan official has confirmed that the company has indeed set a target of moving at least 10 million G2 units across the...

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HTC faces supply chain difficulties, expects poor Q3

HTC faces supply chain difficulties, expects poor Q3

24 September, 2013 | comments (44)

HTC is currently experiencing trouble related to the supply of its latest smartphone the One mini, according to sources close to the manufacturing process quoted by Reuters. More specifically, there is a shortage in the casing of the...

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Oppo N1 official camera samples emerge

Oppo N1 official camera samples emerge

23 September, 2013 | comments (36)

Oppo turned a few heads today at its unveiling in China of the new Oppo N1, where it introduced a 13MP camera capable of rotating 206-degrees from front to back. This means that your front-facing images should theoretically be just as good as...

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HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

23 September, 2013 | comments (62)

HTC is allegedly working on an Octa-core variant of its current flagship smartphone, the HTC One. According to a new report, the upcoming version of the metallic beauty will also feature 3 GB of RAM. The HTC One with Octa-core processor is also said...

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Oppo N1 is official with 5.9-inch fullHD display and Color OS

Oppo N1 is official with 5.9-inch fullHD display and Color OS

23 September, 2013 | comments (75)

Oppo has just announced its latest smartphone in a special event in Beijing, China. It's called the Oppo N1 and runs the latest version of the company's home-brewed Color OS based on Android 4.2. The Oppo N1 is built around a 5.9" IPS...

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LG unveils Vu 3 with 4:3 screen, stylus and Snapdragon 800 chipset

LG unveils Vu 3 with 4:3 screen, stylus and Snapdragon 800 chipset

23 September, 2013 | comments (62)

LG had a phablet before the Optimus G Pro, the LG Optimus Vu, and two generations of it, at that. Now the company has put out its third iteration, and following its new naming convention it's just LG Vu 3 (no "Optimus"). The LG Vu 3 drops the...

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BlackBerry’s co-founder rumored to consider a bid for the company

BlackBerry’s co-founder rumored to consider a bid for the company

22 September, 2013 | comments (34)

In lieu of the disastrous preliminary fiscal Q2 2014 results, a word got out about a surprising new potential option for the future of BlackBerry. According to The Wall Street Journal, Mike Lazaridis, the co-founder and former co-CEO of the...

Tags: Android, Rumors


Leaked Android 4.4 KitKat screenshots make the rounds

Leaked Android 4.4 KitKat screenshots make the rounds

22 September, 2013 | comments (148)

Alleged screenshots from Android 4.4 KitKat have emerged, potentially giving us a glimpse of some of the UI changes which the new OS has in store. The screen captures reveal redesigned phone dialer and messaging app. The screenshots reveal...

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Moto X Developer Edition for GSM networks is now available

Moto X Developer Edition for GSM networks is now available

21 September, 2013 | comments (28)

The GSM networks capable Moto X Developer Edition is now available for purchase directly from Motorola. The smartphone with unlocked bootloader is priced at $649 for a version with 32GB of built-in storage. The GSM Moto X Developer...

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Will Oppo N1 be the first to get the CyanogenMod Inc. treatment?

Will Oppo N1 be the first to get the CyanogenMod Inc. treatment?

20 September, 2013 | comments (38)

The latest Oppo N1 teaser surely is the most interesting one to date. Instead of focusing on the upcoming Android smartphone’s design and features, the short YouTube clip features no other, but CyanogenMod’s founder Steve Kondik. As you...

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Live images of HTC One Mini in gold surface

Live images of HTC One Mini in gold surface

20 September, 2013 | comments (29)

A 24-carat gold version of the HTC's flagship smartphone is already up for grabs, but as it seems, we might soon see its Mini variant following the same path. Here are the first photos of the HTC One Mini in gold. These were sent to us by an...

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Tim Cook talks about new iPhones and company strategy in interview

Tim Cook talks about new iPhones and company strategy in interview

20 September, 2013 | comments (90)

Just two days after the launch of the new iPhones, Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with Bloomberg Businessweek for a frank discussion regarding the new product launches, company strategy and talking about rival companies. He was also joined by the...


Nokia Android prototype reportedly is still into production

Nokia Android prototype reportedly is still into production

19 September, 2013 | comments (465)

Last week the New York Times revealed that Nokia has indeed worked on an Android smartphone as an alternative to the Microsoft partnership prior to the acquisition announcement. As it turns out, the Finns haven't completely scraped the Android...

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AT&T outs year-old Samsung Galaxy S III mini with LTE

AT&T outs year-old Samsung Galaxy S III mini with LTE

18 September, 2013 | comments (13)

Almost an year after its release in October last year, the Samsung Galaxy S III mini is finally making its first appearance on AT&T's network. The device is going on pre-order tomorrow and it will be shipping on September 27 for the symbolic price...

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New HTC One Max photos confirm screen size, chipset

New HTC One Max photos confirm screen size, chipset

18 September, 2013 | comments (59)

The HTC One Max is back in the spotlight with new photos and a benchmark. In the photos, the yet unannounced HTC phablet is sized up against the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (perhaps its main rival) and the Note II. HTC One Max • AnTuTu 4...

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Sony launches the Xperia Z1 smartphone in India

Sony launches the Xperia Z1 smartphone in India

18 September, 2013 | comments (127)

Sony today announced their flagship Android smartphone - the Xperia Z1 - in the Indian market. The phone is priced at ₹44,990 ($710) and is available starting today in black, white and purple. The Xperia Z1 has a 5.0-inch, 1920x1080...

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