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LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

22 October, 2014 | comments (22)

LG has issued a software update for the G3. The major fix the company brings to its Android flagship is fixed user interface responsiveness, following a number of complaints from unhappy owners. The LG G3 update weighs 174MB, but sadly, there's...

Tags: LG, Android


LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

21 October, 2014 | comments (20)

LG's in-house chipset codenamed Odin has been in Rurmorland for two years already. As the rumors have it, the Odin smartphone was delayed numerous times due to overheating issues and production hiccups. According to the latest report though those...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

16 October, 2014 | comments (46)

The Tegra K1 comes in two versions – 32-bit and 64-bit – but they are more different than NVIDIA's naming scheme suggest. The one we've tested in the Xiaomi MiPad and that powers the NVIDIA Shield tablet is based on four Cortex-A15 cores. The...

Tags: HTC, NVIDIA, Android, Misc


LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

15 October, 2014 | comments (20)

The Korea Electronics Show had an interesting entry – an optically stabilized 20.7MP camera from LG. Of course the company demonstrated only a camera module but it's not hard to imagine it will end up in the LG Optimus G Pro 3 and LG G4 before...

Tags: LG, Misc


Motorola Nexus 6 listing appears on AT&T’s website

Motorola Nexus 6 listing appears on AT&T’s website

15 October, 2014 | comments (16)

After appearing in an alleged press image several hours ago, the upcoming Nexus 6 by Motorola made yet another cameo. A listing of the device showed up on the website of the US carrier AT&T. The Nexus 6 name popped up in the “people also...


Motorola Droid Turbo flexes Snapdragon 805 muscle

Motorola Droid Turbo flexes Snapdragon 805 muscle

14 October, 2014 | comments (30)

The Motorola Droid Turbo passed through another benchmark and this time left scores. The Droid Turbo is powered by a Snapdragon 805 chipset – four Krait 450 cores at 2.65GHz, 3GB RAM and Adreno 420 GPU. The phone runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat and has a...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Motorola Nexus 6 goes through CPU-Z, confirms chipset

Motorola Nexus 6 goes through CPU-Z, confirms chipset

09 October, 2014 | comments (157)

More details regarding the Motorola-made Nexus 6 (codenamed Shamu) have appeared through the Geekbench benchmark database as well as thanks to a couple of CPU-Z screenshot posted on Twitter. The 5.9" Nexus 6 managed a multi-core Geekbench...


Week 39 in review: iPhone 6 Plus bending, Galaxy Note 4 launch

Week 39 in review: iPhone 6 Plus bending, Galaxy Note 4 launch

26 September, 2014 | comments (4)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major news of the week, which you might have missed. In Week 39 the spotlights were primarily on Apple again with the iPhone 6 Plus experiencing nasty bending issues. Many rival companies went...


Alleged Motorola Nexus 6 appears in a live photo next to the LG G3

Alleged Motorola Nexus 6 appears in a live photo next to the LG G3

26 September, 2014 | comments (112)

The Motorola Shamu, believed to be the upcoming Nexus 6 smarptohne, is starring in a live photo with the LG G3. The phone looks substantially larger than the G3, which carries a 5.5" display. This lends further credence to rumors that the Shamu is...


LG G3 Vigor will hit AT&T shelves on September 26

LG G3 Vigor will hit AT&T shelves on September 26

22 September, 2014 | comments (5)

As expected, AT&T announced pricing and availability of the LG G3 Vigor. The budget friendly smartphone will join the Samsung Galaxy Alpha on the carrier’s shelves this Friday, on September 26. The smartphone will be priced at $334.99 with...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


LG G3 Vigor (G3 S) is headed to both AT&T and Sprint

LG G3 Vigor (G3 S) is headed to both AT&T and Sprint

16 September, 2014 | comments (6)

It turns out that the HTC Desire 510 isn't the only new mid-range Android smartphone that Sprint will start selling this Friday, on September 19. It will be joined in the Now Network's portfolio by the LG G3 Vigor. This simply seems to be the G3...

Tags: Android, LG, Sprint, AT&T


Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

Voice over LTE launches at Verizon, native video calls too

15 September, 2014 | comments (14)

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...

Tags: LG, Android


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...

Tags: LG, Android


Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

Exynos 5433-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 4 benchmarked

20 August, 2014 | comments (92)

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...

Tags: LG, Android