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Week 9 in review: MWC leaks, Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, One (M9)

Week 9 in review: MWC leaks, Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, One (M9)

27 February, 2015 | comments (0)

With MWC 2015 mere hours away everybody is naturally excited about the impending releases and interesting mobile innovations. This has been the general vibe for the last month or so, but things have really been getting heated during the last...


Here's what to expect from the Mobile World Congress 2015

Here's what to expect from the Mobile World Congress 2015

27 February, 2015 | comments (46)

The Mobile World Congress is one of the biggest events in the mobile industry and it's about to start this very Sunday. As usual, the event is held in sunny Barcelona, where key industry players will present their latest products. With so...

Tags: MWC 2015


Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaks out

24 February, 2015 | comments (40)

Unannounced Sony Xperia Z4 tablet with 2K display leaked out. The slate made a premature appearance in Sonys Xperia Lounge Android application and was quickly taken down. The sole leaked image of the device reveals Xperia Z3-like design...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

Screenshots allegedly show Sony Xperia Z4 Dual SIM UI

23 February, 2015 | comments (51)

Several screenshots allegedly taken on an Xperia Z4 Dual give us a peek at the new UI coming from Sony and confirm that the flagship will have a dual-SIM version. One screenshot shows a Qualcomm MSM8994 chipset, aka Snapdragon 810, and Android...


Xperia Z3 has its Lollipop update certified, may roll out soon

Xperia Z3 has its Lollipop update certified, may roll out soon

18 February, 2015 | comments (15)

The Sony Xperia Z3 running Android 5.0 Lollipop has been certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance. The handset obviously already had been certified over there while running previous versions of the software - so this means we could see Lollipop rolling out...

Tags: Sony, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

18 February, 2015 | comments (113)

The rumor mill followed Samsung's choice of chipset for the Galaxy S6 duo in great detail. Leaked benchmarks show that going with its in-house Exynos 7420 chipset was a solid decision. The chipset is built on the company's 14nm process and includes...


Counterclockwise: Sony Xperia Z, HTC Legend, Samsung Blue Earth

Counterclockwise: Sony Xperia Z, HTC Legend, Samsung Blue Earth

15 February, 2015 | comments (5)

Counterclockwise is all about the history of mobile devices and this week we look at two noble bloodlines the Xperia Z and HTC Legend. Also, health apps and smart bands and so on are very popular right now, but sporty phones have been around for...

Tags: Misc


Week 7 in review: One (M9), Galaxy S6, Galaxy Note updates

Week 7 in review: One (M9), Galaxy S6, Galaxy Note updates

14 February, 2015 | comments (2)

Another week has passed and it's only natural that we take a quick glance at the past few days and see what happened in the mobile world. With MWC 2015 right around the corner all eyes seem to be on the major mobile players and their future device...


Sony Xperia Z4 visits GeekBench with its Snapdragon 810 chipset

Sony Xperia Z4 visits GeekBench with its Snapdragon 810 chipset

10 February, 2015 | comments (47)

The Xperia Z4 leaks keep mounting, the latest coming from GeekBench. The benchmark confirms a Snapdragon 810 chipset and Android 5.0.2 Lollipop, which is what previous rumors have claimed. The benchmark only found 3GB of RAM though, not 4GB as...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

07 February, 2015 | comments (3)

Another week has passed and its time again to take a look back at what the mobile world excited us with during the past few days. Announcements have been rather slow and justifiably so as everybody seems to be gearing up for MWC 2015. The venue is...


Sony Xperia Z4 to sport slim bezels and new speaker design

Sony Xperia Z4 to sport slim bezels and new speaker design

04 February, 2015 | comments (68)

The Sony Xperia Z4 is one of the less likely announcements expected to be seen at the MWC a few weeks from now, judging by the lack of tangible info on the device. A recent leak on Chinese social network Weibo, however, might force us to rethink...

Tags: Sony


Top 10 trending phones of the week

Top 10 trending phones of the week

01 February, 2015 | comments (53)

We saw a few launches this week, but the topic of conversation was usually the latest pre-MWC leak of this flagship or that. No new product managed to shake up the Top 10 chart of trending phones and there was generally little movement as phones...

Tags: Misc


The upcoming LG G4 might feature a 3K display

The upcoming LG G4 might feature a 3K display

30 January, 2015 | comments (113)

The yet to be announced LG G4 might pack a 3K display. A screenshot of a user agent profile revealed the possible bump in screen resolution over LG G3. The leaked document reveals an LG handset with the model number LG-VS999, sporting the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Week 4 in review: Windows 10, Galaxy S6, One M9

Week 4 in review: Windows 10, Galaxy S6, One M9

25 January, 2015 | comments (0)

The past week was definitely busy on the mobile front. It seems that with MWC set for about a month from now everybody is frantically preparing and gearing up for the traditionally announcement-rich event. Naturally the rumor mill as at its prime,...


HTC One (M9) Plus specs revealed by AnTuTu

HTC One (M9) Plus specs revealed by AnTuTu

23 January, 2015 | comments (65)

Another entry in the line of HTC leaks this week sheds more info on the specifications of the upcoming One (M9) Plus phablet. The larger sibling to the company's anticipated flagship has popped up on AnTuTu in what is what looks like a...

Tags: HTC, Android


Dual SIM Sony Xperia Z4 may be in the works

Dual SIM Sony Xperia Z4 may be in the works

21 January, 2015 | comments (38)

A new leaked document allegedly from a Federal Communications Commission listing could prove linked with a dual-SIM Sony Xperia Z4. If this turns out true it will be only the second flagship smartphone by Sony to have two SIM cards - the first...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Purple Sony Xperia Z3 confirmed by live images

Purple Sony Xperia Z3 confirmed by live images

20 January, 2015 | comments (15)

To keep the Xperia Z3 in the news while working on the next generation, Sony is about to release a Purple version of the current flagship. Live images have surfaced of the lighter of two purple shades, leaked a week ago. Sony Xperia Z3...

Tags: Sony


Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

Sony Xperia Z4 allegedly certified at the FCC

18 January, 2015 | comments (54)

A mysterious Sony device has passed through the Federal Communications Commission in the USA and the timing could very well mean it is the upcoming Sony Xperia Z4. Very little information is given in the listing leak but we do find out the device...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Sony Xperia Z4 gets certified by Japanese wireless authority

Sony Xperia Z4 gets certified by Japanese wireless authority

16 January, 2015 | comments (86)

While CES has been the traditional scene for new Xperia Z announcements, this year the company seems to be keeping its ace for the Mobile World Congress. Meanwhile, the Xperia Z4 has been certified in its home country in three versions NTT...

Tags: Sony, Android


Reuters: Sony is open to selling its mobile phone business

Reuters: Sony is open to selling its mobile phone business

13 January, 2015 | comments (170)

According to a report in Reuters, Sony executives are open to all options to turn around the giant's struggling mobile division. including sale and joint venture. Potential paths include a sale or a joint venture with another partner....

Tags: Sony