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Nokia Lumia 625  brings a 4.7

Nokia Lumia 625 brings a 4.7" screen, LTE to the masses

23 July, 2013 | comments (112)

Nokia's teaser from yesterday promised something big for today and it delivered, sort of. The Nokia Lumia 625 is an entry-level Windows Phone 8 handset with a rather big (for the class) screen – 4.7". That's not groundbreaking, though as the...


Nokia Lumia 625 with 4.7

Nokia Lumia 625 with 4.7" WVGA screen in the works?

08 May, 2013 | comments (31)

Nokia seems to have a couple of "hero devices" in the pipeline – the Lumia 928 and Lumia 925. Now the rumor mill has uncovered yet another Lumia and it's a mid-ranger with the biggest display in the Lumia line. The Nokia Lumia 625 packs a 4.7" WVGA...


New OmniVision camera sensor shoots 16MP stills, 4K video

New OmniVision camera sensor shoots 16MP stills, 4K video

23 May, 2012 | comments (73)

If you haven't heard of OmniVision, you should know make some pretty good camera sensors (the one in the iPhone 4, for example). Today they outed the OV16820, a 16MP sensor intended for use in digital cameras and the high-end smartphones The...

Tags: Misc


AT&T announces Samsung Focus 2 - LTE-enabled WP7 on the cheap

AT&T announces Samsung Focus 2 - LTE-enabled WP7 on the cheap

07 May, 2012 | comments (44)

AT&T just unveiled the Samsung Focus 2, which you might recognize as the mysterious Samsung Mandel that leaked a few days ago. The Focus 2 is Samsung's first LTE-enabled WP smartphone and the third one on AT&T's network (AT&T is quick to brag that...


Nokia Lumia 900 tops Amazon charts, Titan II nowhere in sight

Nokia Lumia 900 tops Amazon charts, Titan II nowhere in sight

09 April, 2012 | comments (156)

Just two days after it went on sale, the Nokia Lumia 900 managed to climb to the top of the Amazon best seller charts. The black version of the phone is the one leading the parade, while the cyan edition takes a respectable fifth place. The...


AT&T launches WP-powered Lumia 900 and Titan II

AT&T launches WP-powered Lumia 900 and Titan II

07 April, 2012 | comments (87)

Just as previously promised, AT&T has released the Nokia Lumia 900 and HTC Titan II to its customers. The Nokia Lumia 900 is a Windows Phone smartphone with LTE connectivity, a 4.3" ClearBlack display of WVGA (480 x 800) resolution and an 8...


AT&T reveals Lumia 900 and Titan II off-contract pricing

AT&T reveals Lumia 900 and Titan II off-contract pricing

27 March, 2012 | comments (16)

Following yesterday's announcement of the special prices for the HTC Titan II and Nokia Lumia 900 including a two-year contract, now AT&T has spilled the beans on the off-contract price of the devices in case you are not into two-year...


HTC Titan II hits AT&T alongside the Lumia 900 on April 8

HTC Titan II hits AT&T alongside the Lumia 900 on April 8

26 March, 2012 | comments (20)

It seems the Nokia Lumia 900 won’t be the alone when it launches. AT&T will offer its customers another Windows Phone-running gadget – the HTC Titan II. HTC Titan II hands-on photos The Titan II is quite an impressive fella with its huge...


HTC Titan is the first Chinese Windows Phone 7 device

HTC Titan is the first Chinese Windows Phone 7 device

05 March, 2012 | comments (12)

HTC didn't win the race for selling the most Windows Phone 7 devices, but the Taiwanese have won the race to China. The winner in this race happens to be the HTC Titan, which debuts in the Chinese market as HTC Triumph. Priced at ¥4,399...


About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

24 January, 2012 | comments (62)

When Microsoft released their quarterly financial results, there wasn’t a peep about Windows Phone. So, we have to look to third-party statistics, like the one from OccassionalGamer, whose games have been installed over a million times on various WP...


Super AMOLED sporting HTC Primo enters the rumor mill

Super AMOLED sporting HTC Primo enters the rumor mill

23 January, 2012 | comments (40)

It is no secret that HTC was mostly keeping quiet during this year's CES in Las Vegas. Aside the impressive HTC Titan II, running Windows Phone, the Taiwanese giant did not announce any new products. Given the increased intensity of rumored...


CES 2012 is over, find the highlights inside

CES 2012 is over, find the highlights inside

13 January, 2012 | comments (32)

The tech mirage in the middle of the desert is over with the end of CES 2012 in Las Vegas. This was our first time visiting the Consumer Electronics Show and, boy, did it treat us well. Sadly, it's time to leave and head back home. Before that...

Tags: CES 2012, Misc


Consumer Electronics Show 2012 as it unfolds

Consumer Electronics Show 2012 as it unfolds

FEATURED | comments (25)

The Consumer Electronics Show 2012 is going in full swing and you'd be forgiven if you got lost in the flurry of announcements. That's why we prepared this list of all the new announcements that took place, along with our coverage, neatly organized...

Tags: CES 2012


Samsung and AT&T unveil Note, Skyrocket HD and Exhilarate

Samsung and AT&T unveil Note, Skyrocket HD and Exhilarate

10 January, 2012 | comments (5)

AT&T and Samsung announced the latest results of their collaboration. The second largest US carrier is getting the Galaxy Note smartphone-slash-tablet, the Galaxy S II Skyrocket HD superphone and the eco-friendly Exhilarate. We've been expecting...


LTE HTC Titan II  with 16 MP camera revealed, heads for AT&T

LTE HTC Titan II with 16 MP camera revealed, heads for AT&T

09 January, 2012 | comments (48)

The LTE-packing HTC Titan II just made its public debut at CES 2012. What might turn out to be the hottest Windows Phone smartphone for sometime to come is going to hit AT&T in the first half of the year. First and most importantly, the HTC...


HTC Radiant image leaks, looks like Titan with LTE

HTC Radiant image leaks, looks like Titan with LTE

04 January, 2012 | comments (8)

We first heard about the HTC Radiant when a rumor of two AT&T-bound phones with LTE connectivity made the rounds. Now there's an image to go with the rumor, plus a few hints on specs. The HTC Radiant looks a lot like the Titan, but the back is...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Beats-packing HTC Sensation XL announced, has a 4.7-inch SLCD

Beats-packing HTC Sensation XL announced, has a 4.7-inch SLCD

06 October, 2011 | comments (46)

Today HTC announces the latest member of its Android smartphone lineup called Sensation XL. The droid is the second HTC device to feature the Beats audio enhancements and a special pair of Beats headphones in its retail package. On the inside,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung announces Omnia W, we go hands-on

Samsung announces Omnia W, we go hands-on

26 September, 2011 | comments (69)

Windows phone 7 Mango update is coming any moment now and so are the first phones that will have it stock right out of the box. HTC has already announced the Mango-based Titan and Radar, so today is the Samsung's turn - meet the Omnia W. The...


HTC Runnymede press shot emerges

HTC Runnymede press shot emerges

12 September, 2011 | comments (57)

The HTC Runnymede is one of the most anticipated Android offerings to hit the market this Fall. After all, the droid is expected to be the first product of the recently announced partnership between the Taiwanese manufacturer and the Los Angeles...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


AT&T introduces WP7 Samsung Focus S and Focus Flash

AT&T introduces WP7 Samsung Focus S and Focus Flash

12 September, 2011 | comments (25)

AT&T has just announced its new lineup of WP7 smartphones and unveiled a couple of new Samsung-made smartphones in the process. The Samsung Focus S and Focus Flash are both Mango-running devices that come with the sweetly deep blacks of SuperAMOLED...