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Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

13 November, 2014 | comments (51)

AnTuTu has posted a chart with the top 10 best performing smartphones throughout the Q3 this year. The king of the chart is Meizu MX4, while the runner-ups are the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha. The Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Meizu, LG, HTC, Android


Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

12 November, 2014 | comments (26)

According to the latest report from Strategy Analytics, LG reached a record market share in North America - for Q3 2014, the company had 16.3%. For the same period last year the company had just 7.4%, making its achievement particularly...

Tags: LG, Android


Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

12 November, 2014 | comments (17)

The LG G3 is already available in a myriad of colors - Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet and Burgundy Red - but now we can add a brand new color to that list - Blue Steel. The Blue Steel LG G3 has gone on sale in the US for...


Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

12 November, 2014 | comments (905)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to members of the Nexus product family. The latest firmware is available over-the-air or through factory image available for download. The Pure Google devices that are getting the Android 5.0 treatment...


CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

12 November, 2014 | comments (55)

Samsung and LG happily announced they've been recognized for their products in the CES 2015 Innovation Awards. Samsung grabbed awards for 36 of its products - 12 more than last year - while LG won 10. Out of the overall 36 CES awards for...

Tags: CES2015, Samsung, LG


Lollipop-powered LG H440n leaks via benchmark

Lollipop-powered LG H440n leaks via benchmark

09 November, 2014 | comments (15)

It has been a particularly eventful weekend for LG, the Koreans following the Android 5.0 Lollipop leak for their G3 flagship with an official confirmation of its rollout. Now we understand that the company is also busy testing another 5.0 Lollipop...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Week 45 in review: Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 5 rumors

Week 45 in review: Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 5 rumors

09 November, 2014 | comments (8)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. The past Week 45 saw a lot of rumors regarding Samsung's upcoming flagships, the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy Note 5. The later was rumored to sport a...


LG G3 will begin receiving Android 5.0 this week

LG G3 will begin receiving Android 5.0 this week

09 November, 2014 | comments (79)

LG G3 will begin receiving update to Android 5.0 Lollipop this week. The Korean manufacturer announced its OS upgrade plans shortly after an Android 5.0 ROM for its flagship leaked out. The rollout of Android 5.0 to the handset will begin in...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM gets leaked

LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM gets leaked

08 November, 2014 | comments (32)

We have seen screenshots of an Android 5.0 Lollipop update running on the LG G3 before. Now, an xda user has uploaded a working ROM that you can install on your phone and try it out for yourself. The user notes that the ROM is an early build and...

Tags: LG, Android


Screenshots of Android 5.0 Lollipop for LG G3 hit the web

Screenshots of Android 5.0 Lollipop for LG G3 hit the web

06 November, 2014 | comments (43)

LG is already busy working on the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Nexus devices, but it's also taking care of its current flagship, the LG G3. A working version of the new software fell in the hands of eager bloggers who posted several...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 Dual-LTE launches in Russia in early November

LG G3 Dual-LTE launches in Russia in early November

31 October, 2014 | comments (6)

LG has officially revealed its plans to launch a dual-SIM version of the G3 in Russia. Dubbed the LG G3 Dual-LTE, the phone will make its debut in the country in early November. The suggested retail price is about $640 (RUB 26,990). The phone has...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Isai VL debuts in Japan with 3GB of RAM and VoLTE

LG Isai VL debuts in Japan with 3GB of RAM and VoLTE

27 October, 2014 | comments (17)

Before the LG G3 got official, we caught a glimpse of what to expect from it through the Isai FL, a handset that has basically been Japan's version of the flagship. It was the first LG smartphone to come with QHD (2,560x1,440) resolution, for...

Tags: LG, Android


Week 43 in review: Galaxy S5 Plus, Android 5.0 whitelist

Week 43 in review: Galaxy S5 Plus, Android 5.0 whitelist

25 October, 2014 | comments (3)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 43 saw the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus, which features a Snapdragon 805 chipset and Cat6 LTE. With the dust starting to settle...


Samsung Galaxy S5 now said to get Lollipop in December

Samsung Galaxy S5 now said to get Lollipop in December

24 October, 2014 | comments (49)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 may join the LG G3 in getting updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop before the end of this year. Earlier today, an LG rep apparently said as much regarding his company's current flagship smartphone. Now though it looks like LG's...


LG G3 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop update by the end of 2014

LG G3 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop update by the end of 2014

24 October, 2014 | comments (54)

The LG G3 is going to sport Android 5.0 Lollipop by the end of the year, according to an LG representative for the Netherlands and Belgium cited by TechTastic. He didn't give a more specific time frame, as we suspect the company is going to make an...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 Screen goes official with NUCLUN octa-core chipset

LG G3 Screen goes official with NUCLUN octa-core chipset

23 October, 2014 | comments (12)

LG officially announced the G3 Screen phablet. Designed for its home market, the previously leaked handset comes with LG's first application processor, which is dubbed NUCLUN. The brand new chipset features ARM big.LITTLE technology for...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

23 October, 2014 | comments (18)

The LG Liger (F490L) made a bold appearance before its official announcement complete with specs, hands-on photos and even benchmarks and chipset info. The phone will join the LG G3 family with similar looks but a bigger display (5.9") and LG's...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

22 October, 2014 | comments (50)

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 (49)

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