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Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

15 September, 2014 | comments (13)

Today Verizon has turned on VoLTE (Voice over LTE) functionality across its network in the United States. This means you'll be able to make voice calls over Big Red's 4G network too, as up until now you would have been bumped onto its 3G network for...

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LG G3 Stylus goes on sale in Latin America and Central Asia

LG G3 Stylus goes on sale in Latin America and Central Asia

15 September, 2014 | comments (9)

The LG G3 Stylus is going on sale this week. The company will launch the phone initially in Brazil, as other countries in Latin America will follow soon after. Central Asia and the Commonwealth of Independent States nations will also be among the...

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Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Watch coverage roundup

Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Watch coverage roundup

09 September, 2014 | comments (237)

Apple's event is over and matched the number of iPhones from last year – the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus finally brought the long-awaited screen boost, but that's certainly not all there's to them. There was another device on stage too - the Apple...

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iPhone 6 specs, benchmark scores, and camera samples leak

iPhone 6 specs, benchmark scores, and camera samples leak

09 September, 2014 | comments (64)

We are less than 12 hours from the iPhone 6 launch event now and the leaks haven't stopped coming. The latest one show the phone's specifications, benchmark scores, and even some camera samples. In terms of specs, the 4.7-inch model is said to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The IFA 2014 week has started: here's what to expect

The IFA 2014 week has started: here's what to expect

01 September, 2014 | comments (30)

IFA week has begun so it's time to lay down the game plan - almost all major manufacturers are in Berlin and have exciting new devices to unveil. Hold on to your hats folks, this will be the busiest Wednesday and Thursday we've seen in...


Week 35 in review: iPhone 6, Note 4, Nexus X, smartwatches

Week 35 in review: iPhone 6, Note 4, Nexus X, smartwatches

30 August, 2014 | comments (18)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 35 was mainly about the Apple and Samsung, again, and their upcoming top dogs. Two companies unveiled smartwatches this...


LG G3 Stylus goes official with 5.5

LG G3 Stylus goes official with 5.5" display and 13MP camera

25 August, 2014 | comments (41)

LG officially took the wraps off the affordable G3 Stylus ahead of IFA. The previously leaked, 3G-only smartphone will be showcased at the company’s booth in Berlin next week. Despite sporting similar name and design as the company’s...

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Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

20 August, 2014 | comments (91)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is back at AnTuTu and this time there are benchmark scores. The Samsung N910C is powered by a Exynos 5433 (not to be confused with the Exynos 5430 found in the Galaxy Alpha), while the N910S is based on Snapdragon...

Tags: Samsung, iOS, Rumors


LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

18 August, 2014 | comments (37)

LG announced that it will bring the UX interface which debuted with the G3 to its mid-range and entry-level smartphones and tablets. The feature-rich Android customization will appear in most of the company’s devices later this year. The...

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Sharp Aquos Crystal and Crystal X go live in Japan

Sharp Aquos Crystal and Crystal X go live in Japan

18 August, 2014 | comments (66)

Sharp unleashed two smartphones for Japan called Aquos Crystal and Crystal X tidat. The Crystal X is the better-equipped phone of the two with a 5.5" 1080p display, Snapdragon 801 chipset with a 2.3GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. It has 32GB of...

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Week 33 in review: Nexus 6, Galaxy Alpha, Moto X+1

Week 33 in review: Nexus 6, Galaxy Alpha, Moto X+1

24 August, 2014 | comments (3)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 33 saw a lot of rumors, event schedules and a few smartphone announcements. As the month of September nears, Apple,...


Gold LG G3 launches at Vodafone UK, you can win one

Gold LG G3 launches at Vodafone UK, you can win one

15 August, 2014 | comments (7)

LG's arm in the UK has announced that the G3, its flagship offering at the moment, is now available at Vodafone in gold. This version joins the black one which was already on offer from the operator. To celebrate the launch, LG is giving you the...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (32)

Samsung is expanding its flagship lineup with the newly official Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the rumored Galaxy S5 LTE-A version. Both are powered by the Exynos 5 Octa 5430 chipset, the one rumored to be at the heart of the Galaxy Note 4 too. The S5...


Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Last month we heard a rumor about Motorola making the next Nexus smartphone, and it bearing the codename Shamu. Now this exact device has apparently been benchmarked using GFXBench, and the results it achieved may give us an indication about some...

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Dual-SIM LG G3 launches in China for $649

Dual-SIM LG G3 launches in China for $649

11 August, 2014 | comments (25)

LG has officially launched a dual-SIM Version of the G3 in China. The phone features support for the country's TD-LTE network and just like its international sibling is packing a 5.5" QHD display. The LG G3 (model number D858) comes with dual...

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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


LG announces G3 A in South Korea

LG announces G3 A in South Korea

07 August, 2014 | comments (45)

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...

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LG G3 Stylus gets detailed, won't be high-end

LG G3 Stylus gets detailed, won't be high-end

06 August, 2014 | comments (26)

Yesterday the upcoming LG G3 Stylus got leaked by the Korean company itself, through a promotional video for the recently announced G3 Beat. And today we get a few actual details about LG's stylus-touting phablet. By all accounts, it looks like...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 Stylus spotted in official video

LG G3 Stylus spotted in official video

05 August, 2014 | comments (22)

A lengthy promo video for the LG G3 S (Beat) contains a spoiler for what's to come from the G3 family. The LG G3 Stylus is yet to be announced but as its name suggests it intends to tackle the Samsung Galaxy Note phablets (the Note 4 will be...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 16GB undergoes a 10% price cut in Europe

LG G3 16GB undergoes a 10% price cut in Europe

04 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The 16GB version of the LG G3 is enjoying a cool price cut in Europe currently. In Russia, Germany and the UK, among others, the phone's price has been slashed by 10% on average. In the UK, CarphoneWarehouse is offering the phone with a £30;...

Tags: LG, Android