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Nokia Lumia 730 to have dual-SIM version, new color leaks

Nokia Lumia 730 to have dual-SIM version, new color leaks

08 August, 2014 | comments (61)

It was just yesterday when the first two photos showing the upcoming Nokia Lumia 730 got leaked, and today we get to see another color version of the same device. While the original pictures were of a green model, this time you can feast your eyes...


There are now 300k apps on the Windows Store

There are now 300k apps on the Windows Store

08 August, 2014 | comments (107)

Microsoft has a milestone to celebrate: they have now reached over three hundred thousand applications on the Windows Phone Store. Non-iOS and Android platforms are usually criticized by their lack of applications, and Microsoft, knowing that...


LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

08 August, 2014 | comments (4)

LG's G3 S is already also known by another name - G3 Beat. But do prepare to add a new moniker to the list pretty soon, as Sprint is reportedly going to sell the exact same device as the G3 Vigor. The first page of Sprint's Getting Started guide...

Tags: LG, Android, Sprint


Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

Green Nokia Lumia 1520 launches at AT&T too

08 August, 2014 | comments (10)

AT&T has more news for us today. Alongside the official announcement of the LG G Vista mid-range Android phablet, the carrier has also decided to out a new color version for the Nokia Lumia 1520. It's called "matte green" and it's already...


LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

08 August, 2014 | comments (3)

After having been launched by Verizon on the last day of July, the LG G Vista is now headed to AT&T. That this carrier would sell it too was in fact something that got leaked last month, so this is hardly surprising. You'll be able to pick up a G...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact dimensions leak

08 August, 2014 | comments (64)

As we get closer to Sony's IFA 2014 press conference, more and more clues regarding the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact start piling up. The latest one concern alleged AutoCAD drawing of the upcoming phones specifying their dimensions. Starting...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

Sony rolling out KitKat for Xperia E1 and E1 dual

08 August, 2014 | comments (50)

Sony is delivering on its promise to deliver KitKat to the Xperia E1 and Xperia E1 Dual. The update is rolling out now though there might be delays varying by market and carrier. Go to Check for updates in the About screen of the settings on your...


Nvidia Q2 2015 fiscal results are out, Tegra sales grow 200%

Nvidia Q2 2015 fiscal results are out, Tegra sales grow 200%

08 August, 2014 | comments (29)

Nvidia has outed its financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal 2015 (the quarter ending in June) and the company is doing amazingly, especially its Tegra processor business. The company's mobile chipset business saw a 200% growth...

Tags: Nvidia


Motorola XT1097 aka Moto X+1 does Geekbench

Motorola XT1097 aka Moto X+1 does Geekbench

07 August, 2014 | comments (19)

The Motorola Moto XT1097, what is thought to be the Moto X+1, has been caught out in the open again. This time it was spotted in the Geekbench database, which reports Android 4.4.4 KitKat and Qualcomm 8974AC Snapdragon 801. The chipset features...


Samsung may release Galaxy Note 4 after September 15

Samsung may release Galaxy Note 4 after September 15

07 August, 2014 | comments (67)

Up until recently, it was suspected that Samsung would release its Galaxy Note 4 smartphone on September 3rd. However, new reports indicate that Samsung is planning to push the date back a little further to September 15th-28th. The info comes...


Nokia Lumia 730 shown in first leaked photos

Nokia Lumia 730 shown in first leaked photos

07 August, 2014 | comments (123)

A successor to the Nokia Lumia 720 released in early 2013 is in the works over at Microsoft's mobile division. It's bound to be called Lumia 730, and it's apparently the handset we've known so far only by its codename - Superman. Today the first...


Sony IFA 2014 invite out - smartphones and lens cameras

Sony IFA 2014 invite out - smartphones and lens cameras

07 August, 2014 | comments (41)

Sony is apparently about to send out its IFA 2014 invitations and one slipped to the world wide web revealing some snapshots of what Sony is aiming to show off. We see the side of what's hopefully the Xperia Z3, which is heavily rumored to make...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung's three-sided display allegedly enters production

Samsung's three-sided display allegedly enters production

07 August, 2014 | comments (77)

Patent drawing for a Samsung device with a three-sided screen go as far back as April but now a parts supplier for Samsung reports that the unique screen has entered production. This sounds like a good time to start making these if they'll end up...


Huawei Ascend P7 successor with a sapphire display in the works

Huawei Ascend P7 successor with a sapphire display in the works

07 August, 2014 | comments (30)

In an interview to the Chinese 21st Century Business Herald, Yu Chengdong, Huawei's Device Chairman revealed that the company is working to integrate a sapphire display in the successor of the Ascend P7. In fact, during the interview,...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Samsung Galaxy Alpha approved by the FCC

Samsung Galaxy Alpha approved by the FCC

07 August, 2014 | comments (20)

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha got the stamp of approval from the FCC. It's the G850F version intended for Europe, the US will get three carrier-specific versions. The Galaxy Alpha measures 133 x 67mm according to FCC's measurements. For comparison a...


comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

07 August, 2014 | comments (19)

comScore studies the US smartphone market closely and has published a report on the March-June quarter. Smartphone penetration continues to inch upwards (up 4%), reaching 71.6%. In total 173 million US residents own a smartphone now. Apple and...


LG announces G3 A in South Korea

LG announces G3 A in South Korea

07 August, 2014 | comments (44)

LG has announced yet another variant of the G3 for the South Korean market. Called the G3 A, the device is a stripped down variant of the international G3. The G3 A has a 5.2-inch, 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 SoC with 2.26GHz quad-core CPU...

Tags: LG, Android


HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 shows up in the Netherlands

HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 shows up in the Netherlands

06 August, 2014 | comments (30)

The HTC One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1 made yet another unscheduled appearance. After getting caught in a press image last week, the yet to be announced handset quietly showed up on the website of a Dutch wireless carrier, thus suggesting that the...


Blu Products outs a quartet of affordable Studio smartphones

Blu Products outs a quartet of affordable Studio smartphones

06 August, 2014 | comments (14)

The Miami-based smartphone manufacturer Blu Products took the wraps off a quartet of affordable Studio smartphones. Blu Studio 5.0 C HD, Studio C Mini, Studio 5.0 C, and Studio 5.0 CE all feature MediaTek silicon and Android 4.4 KitKat. Most...

Tags: Blu, Android


T-Mobile's Sony Xperia Z1s finally gets KitKat update

T-Mobile's Sony Xperia Z1s finally gets KitKat update

06 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The internationally sold Sony Xperia Z1 started receiving its update to Android 4.4 KitKat back in March. T-Mobile's version of the phone, however, has so far been stuck on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Thankfully that's changed today, since the KitKat...