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Galaxy S6 to reportedly go on sale in the US on April 11

Galaxy S6 to reportedly go on sale in the US on April 11

15 March, 2015 | comments (31)

The Samsung Galaxy S6, which was unveiled at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, will launch in the US on April 11, according to a report from Phone Arena, which cited a source working with one of the four major US carriers. As...

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BlackBerry, Samsung and IBM team up on the SecuTABLET

BlackBerry, Samsung and IBM team up on the SecuTABLET

14 March, 2015 | comments (16)

BlackBerry, Samsung and IBM teamed up to introduce the SecuTABLET. Based on Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5, the slate features high-grade security communications suite by SecuSMART - a company which BlackBerry acquired last year. The SecuTABLET...


Selfie-centric Sony Xperia Cosmos leaks out in live photos

Selfie-centric Sony Xperia Cosmos leaks out in live photos

14 March, 2015 | comments (24)

Alleged live photos of an upcoming Sony smartphone for selfie enthusiasts made the rounds online. The device’s settings menu reveals that it is dubbed Xperia Cosmos. Sony Xperia Cosmos (click to enlarge) There is no word on the specs of...

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Karbonn announces Titanium Mach Two budget smartphone

Karbonn announces Titanium Mach Two budget smartphone

14 March, 2015 | comments (25)

Karbonn has announced a new budget Android smartphone in India called Karbonn Titanium Mach Two. The phone has a 5.0-inch 720p display, 1.4GHz octa-core processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory with microSD card slot, 8 megapixel camera with...

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YU's Project Caesar hints a Lollipop phone, mocks Xiaomi

YU's Project Caesar hints a Lollipop phone, mocks Xiaomi

14 March, 2015 | comments (41)

YU Televentures, the Micromax spin off company has started sending out a teaser with a cheeky message for Project Caesar. As per the rumours, Project Caesar is the codename for the upcoming Yu smartphone. After the YU Yureka, the company is...

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Lumia 1320, Lumia 625 getting Denim update in India

Lumia 1320, Lumia 625 getting Denim update in India

14 March, 2015 | comments (33)

Microsoft has kept the word and started the roll out of the much awaited Denim update. The Lumia 1320 and Lumia 625 owners in India can now check their phones for the new Denim update. As per the Microsoft’s Windows Phone support page, the...


Ultra-slim Oppo R7 gets certified, set to launch soon

Ultra-slim Oppo R7 gets certified, set to launch soon

14 March, 2015 | comments (20)

Chinese handset maker OPPO is about to expand its R series with a new ultra-slim handset - R7. Expected to be a mid-range device like the other R series handsets, the new R7 just got certified from the Indonesian Telecom Certification...

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Bloomberg: Microsoft not investing in Cyanogen

Bloomberg: Microsoft not investing in Cyanogen

14 March, 2015 | comments (9)

Over a month after the Wall Street Journal reported that Microsoft was planning to become a minority investor in Cyanogen, a report from Bloomberg is suggesting otherwise. As per the report, the software giant is not investing in the...


Galaxy S6, S6 edge pre-orders to start from March 16 in Italy

Galaxy S6, S6 edge pre-orders to start from March 16 in Italy

14 March, 2015 | comments (6)

Samsung’s new flagship devices are awaited in several markets. Carriers have already ordered about 20 million units of the new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Samsung Galaxy S6 is the flagship smartphone but the Galaxy S6 edge with curved display sides is...

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Samsung to focus on premium devices with high-res displays

Samsung to focus on premium devices with high-res displays

14 March, 2015 | comments (36)

Samsung, which according to Gartner is no longer the world's top smartphone manufacturer, has said that it will use more premium materials in its mobile devices in a bid to gain more customers, according to Bloomberg. As per the report, the company...

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Galaxy Note edge gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop OTA in India

Galaxy Note edge gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop OTA in India

14 March, 2015 | comments (78)

Samsung has now started seeding the Android 5.0.1 Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note Edge (SM-915G) owners in India. The Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note Edge has been rolling out for handful of regions like Australia since last month and...

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Curved glass supply might limit Galaxy S6 edge availability

Curved glass supply might limit Galaxy S6 edge availability

13 March, 2015 | comments (30)

Availability of Samsung Galaxy S6 edge might be limited by supply of curved glass for the device’s display. Samsung has partnered with Corning to create the dual curved display for its hot new flagship smartphone. Reportedly, Samsung...

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Meizu M1 Note will soon be launched internationally

Meizu M1 Note will soon be launched internationally

13 March, 2015 | comments (26)

Back in December Meizu first made the M1 Note official as its competitor of sorts to the highly successful Xiaomi Redmi Note (and other affordable phablets, of course). Then in January a new version with a different chipset got announced, but both...

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LG G Flex 2 arrives in the US at Sprint and in the UK

LG G Flex 2 arrives in the US at Sprint and in the UK

13 March, 2015 | comments (5)

The LG G Flex 2 is now officially available to buy in both the US and the UK. Before today, the curved phone was up for grabs in LG's native South Korea, but now its international footprint has expanded. In the US you can only find it at Sprint...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus gets Android 5.0 Lollipop too

Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus gets Android 5.0 Lollipop too

13 March, 2015 | comments (35)

You might have already forgotten all about the Galaxy S5 Plus, even the fact that it exists, but Samsung sure hasn't. The device is basically a cross between the 'normal' Galaxy S5 and the S5 LTE-A destined for South Korea. The latter model boasts a...


Huawei teasers promise P8 with strong screen, better camera

Huawei teasers promise P8 with strong screen, better camera

13 March, 2015 | comments (29)

Huawei has saved its best for the last and has not tried to steal the show at the crowded MWC 2015. The company is preparing to launch its new P8 flagship on April 15. After the first teaser image about the battery, more have followed on ...


Nokia Lumia 635 now available on Amazon for $29.99

Nokia Lumia 635 now available on Amazon for $29.99

12 March, 2015 | comments (30)

If you had your mind set on the Lumia 635, right now might be the most appropriate time to purchase it. One of the last Nokia smartphones before the Microsoft acquisition is available on Amazon for $29.99, today only. One of the most popular...


HTC One M9 priced in Taiwan, sales start on March 16

HTC One M9 priced in Taiwan, sales start on March 16

12 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Now that the HTC One M9 is finally official and the rumor mill on its looks and specs has shut down, one aspect that remains to be cleared is pricing. We've been hearing bits and pieces of information on that matter, starting with the figures in the...

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Sony Xperia Z4 dimension revealed in new rumor

Sony Xperia Z4 dimension revealed in new rumor

12 March, 2015 | comments (55)

The Sony Xperia Z4 has been a presence in the rumor mill for what seems like forever at this point. The Japanese tech giant has definitely been taking its time with the eagerly-anticipated flagship and after the phone skipped MWC 2015, fans are...

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Samsung patents a flexible smartphone made of discrete links

Samsung patents a flexible smartphone made of discrete links

12 March, 2015 | comments (37)

Flexibility has been a key focal point of innovation in the smartphone industry lately and it looks like things will continue in the same direction. Samsung has recently been granted a US patent for a flexible smartphone, targeted at active...

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