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Samsung to reportedly ship 45 million S6/S6 Edge units in 2015

Samsung to reportedly ship 45 million S6/S6 Edge units in 2015

22 June, 2015 | comments (52)

Samsung is expecting to ship around 45 million units of its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge flagship smartphones in this year alone, according to a recent report from Deutsche Bank. That's broadly in-line with various earlier reports - a CitiBank...

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T-Mobile Galaxy S5 starts getting Android 5.1.1 update

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 starts getting Android 5.1.1 update

22 June, 2015 | comments (5)

T-Mobile has started rolling out the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update to the Samsung Galaxy S5 devices on its network. The update - which is yet to be officially announced by T-Mobile - carriers a build number of G900TUVU1FOF6, and is currently...


IDC: Global wearables market to grow a whopping 173.3% this year

IDC: Global wearables market to grow a whopping 173.3% this year

22 June, 2015 | comments (16)

A total of over 72 million wearable devices will be shipped in 2015, an increase of a whopping 173.3% when compared to the 26.4 million units shipped last year, according to a latest report from market research firm IDC. "The demand for basic...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 receives Android 5.1.1 OTA in France

Samsung Galaxy S6 receives Android 5.1.1 OTA in France

22 June, 2015 | comments (17)

The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update for the reigning Samsung flagship Galaxy S6 has been in the news for quite some time. It has taken it a week since it was officially confirmed, and has now debuted in France. The OTA update weighs in at 623MB,...

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Apple patented a material that can do away with antenna lines

Apple patented a material that can do away with antenna lines

22 June, 2015 | comments (34)

There is no doubt that people enjoy the premium feel of unibody metal gadgets. Recently, it has become even trendier, which seems to be to most everybody's liking if our poll on the matter is to be believed. But a metal exterior brings about a set...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Lenovo A6000 Plus receives a price cut, now costs INR 6,999

Lenovo A6000 Plus receives a price cut, now costs INR 6,999

22 June, 2015 | comments (24)

Lenovo has slashed the price of its A6000 Plus smartphone - which was launched in India in April this year for INR 7,499 ($118) - to INR 6,999 ($110). (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id))...

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OnePlus One now available for purchase on Flipkart

OnePlus One now available for purchase on Flipkart

22 June, 2015 | comments (10)

Just days after Flipkart posted a teaser suggesting that it will soon start selling the OnePlus One smartphone, the device is now available for purchase on the online retailer's website. As for the price, the 64GB Sandstone Black model of the...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Upcoming Meizu MX5s metal body, price tag leak out

Upcoming Meizu MX5s metal body, price tag leak out

21 June, 2015 | comments (10)

More purported images of the Meizu MX5s metal housing made the rounds on the web. The successor of Meizu MX4 will debut in a little over a week, on June 30 in China. The images fall in line with past leaks. They confirm that, like its...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Alleged live photos of Moto G (2015) make the rounds online

Alleged live photos of Moto G (2015) make the rounds online

21 June, 2015 | comments (113)

A number of live images allegedly showcasing Motorola Moto G (2015) made the rounds on the web. The successor of the Moto G (2014) is expected to debut in the near future. Update: We have updated the post with video footage of the device,...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Another week has gone by and it was a rather uneventful one, if you judge only by a quick glance at our traditional Top 10 trending chart. The lack of movement at the top doesn't mean there isn't some action going on under the surface though. The...


Check out the new phones of Week 25

Check out the new phones of Week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (5)

We had quite a busy week in the mobile realm. The news section and rumor mill both seem to be buzzing with rumors and speculations about various upcoming devices, like the iPhone 6s, Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the OnePlus 2 and many, many...


Week 25 in review: Xperia Z4v, OnePlus 2, Note 5

Week 25 in review: Xperia Z4v, OnePlus 2, Note 5

21 June, 2015 | comments (0)

Another week is gone and it's time to have a quick look at what was most-exciting during the past seven days. We saw quite a few rumors and announcements, but the Xperia Z4v definitely was the most exciting one. Sony announced the Verizon-exclusive...


Asus ZenFone 2 gets an unofficial bootloader unlock

Asus ZenFone 2 gets an unofficial bootloader unlock

20 June, 2015 | comments (5)

There is an unofficial bootloader unlock method available for the Asus ZenFone 2. A crafty XDA Developers member achieved the feat which allows users to develop custom ROMs for the popular smartphone. The procedure requires users to update...

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Zuk Z1 is a Lenovo-backed smartphone with Cyanogen OS

Zuk Z1 is a Lenovo-backed smartphone with Cyanogen OS

20 June, 2015 | comments (16)

It looks like OnePlus is about to get some serious competition. The ambitious Chinese startup Zuk plans to launch a high-end smartphone with Cyanogen OS in the second half of this year. Zuk will not just be one of the countless smartphone...

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Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Value Edition benchmarked

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Value Edition benchmarked

20 June, 2015 | comments (38)

The hugely popular Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, which climbed to the top of our last week's Top 10 trending chart, was tipped a couple of weeks ago to be graced with a Value Edition. Differences were few, among them the Android 5.0 Lollipop out of...

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Apple iPad mini 4 nearing, case leak reveals

Apple iPad mini 4 nearing, case leak reveals

20 June, 2015 | comments (16)

It was only yesterday that we told you that the original Apple iPad mini was pulled off from the company's online store. A subsequent leak now gives us a hint as to the logic behind its disappearance. A set of live images, portraying what is...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Huawei Honor 7 purported to be priced at $599

Huawei Honor 7 purported to be priced at $599

20 June, 2015 | comments (36)

Huawei is ready to launch its new flagship Honor 7 on July 30 in China. The specs of the Honor 7 were leaked before, but no info was revealed on the handset's pricing. Well, new intel now claims that the Honor 7 is expected to be priced at...

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Samsung Galaxy A8 passes TENAA certification

Samsung Galaxy A8 passes TENAA certification

20 June, 2015 | comments (23)

The Samsung Galaxy A8 has been a hot topic lately, with rumors popping out every now and then, and it went as far as appearing in a set of live images. Well, if that isn't enough of a testament to its imminent launch, then it's recent visit to TENAA...

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LG G4 launched in India for INR 51,000

LG G4 launched in India for INR 51,000

20 June, 2015 | comments (45)

Lg has officially launched its latest flagship smartphone - the G4 - in India. The device, which was unveiled by the company's Indian brand ambassador - Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, carries a price tag of INR 51,000 ($804) in the...

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HTC One M9+ to launch on EU markets in Q3

HTC One M9+ to launch on EU markets in Q3

20 June, 2015 | comments (16)

HTC has plans to release the One M9+ in a number of European markets. The latter include Germany, Italy, and Russia among others. HTC One M9+ will hit EU markets in Q3. It will be available in Germany, Italy, Russia and some other Western/Eastern...

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