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LG G3 users on T-Mobile receive an update to Android Lollipop

LG G3 users on T-Mobile receive an update to Android Lollipop

01 April, 2015 | comments (1)

In the United States, LG started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop for G3 owners on the Sprint and AT&T network since early February. And now, LG G3 owners on T-Mobile also received the firmware update. LG G3 owners on the T-Mobile network...

Tags: LG , Android


Images of LG G4 in a protective case make the rounds

Images of LG G4 in a protective case make the rounds

31 March, 2015 | comments (31)

Images of the yet to be announced LG G4 wearing a protective case made the rounds online, courtesy of the manufacturer of mobile accessories Verus. The successor of LG G3 will make its official debut next month, on April 28. The case maker’s...

Tags: LG , Android, Rumors


Verizon rolls out Android Lollipop update for LG G2

Verizon rolls out Android Lollipop update for LG G2

30 March, 2015 | comments (18)

Android Lollipop update season is still upon us, and going strong by all accounts. The latest smartphone to be blessed with an upgrade that will make it run Lollipop is LG's G2. Specifically, Verizon's LG G2. The carrier nicknamed Big Red has...


LG G4 hits GFX Bench with Snapdragon 808 chipset

LG G4 hits GFX Bench with Snapdragon 808 chipset

30 March, 2015 | comments (51)

The LG G4 has appeared in the GFX Benchmark database, revealing the key specs. They are pretty close to what has been rumored so far, though the chipset is a surprise. The chipset reported features a hexa-core processor with Cortex-A57 cores plus an...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Alleged image of LG G4 with a stylus spotted

Alleged image of LG G4 with a stylus spotted

30 March, 2015 | comments (26)

LG has been working on the LG G4 as the successor of the G3 launched last year. The South Korean company is reportedly also developing a LG G4 Note to compete directly with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Few images of a mysterious LG device surfaced...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Counterclockwise: HTC Dream, Galaxy S, Xperia

Counterclockwise: HTC Dream, Galaxy S, Xperia

28 March, 2015 | comments (6)

Counterclockwise is a weekly write-up that looks back on the history of mobile devices, concentrating on the current time of the year – late March in this case. This time around we got caught up tracking the launches of the flagship Android phones...

Tags: Misc


LG G4 to arrive at the end of April, rumor says

LG G4 to arrive at the end of April, rumor says

27 March, 2015 | comments (156)

The LG G4 has been in the news for quite a while now, the most recent purported leak about it being from mere hours ago - and surfacing the image you can see to the left, which might show it. All this said, you may be wondering when to expect it...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Alleged live photos of LG G4 make the rounds online

Alleged live photos of LG G4 make the rounds online

26 March, 2015 | comments (80)

A quartet of alleged live photos of the unannounced LG G4 made the rounds online. The images were posted on the web by a crafty member XDA Developers. In line with past reports, the photos reveal that LG G4 will pack a stylus. The accessory...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G4 will reportedly not feature a metal body

LG G4 will reportedly not feature a metal body

23 March, 2015 | comments (60)

According to a report from Korea, the soon to be revealed LG G4 will not feature a metal body. However, the Korean giant is expected to launch a metal-clad smartphone before the end of this year. The first LG device with metal body will...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Week 12 in review: Xperia Z4 rumors and Lollipop updates

Week 12 in review: Xperia Z4 rumors and Lollipop updates

22 March, 2015 | comments (4)

Another week has passed and, naturally, it’s time to look back and see what excited the mobile world during the past seven days. It seems MWC 2015 had something to offer most every fan out there. Samsung introduced the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, HTC...


Updated: HTC One M9 found to overheat in benchmark test

Updated: HTC One M9 found to overheat in benchmark test

16 March, 2015 | comments (191)

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 chipset may have been found to run cooler than the 801 in some parts, but it looks like it may be leading to some overheating issues after all. Specifically, we're talking about the HTC One M9, which employs the Snapdragon...

Tags: HTC, Android


Upcoming LG G4 will reportedly feature a 5.6” display

Upcoming LG G4 will reportedly feature a 5.6” display

15 March, 2015 | comments (76)

The yet to be revealed LG G4 will reportedly feature a 5.6” display. The successor of LG G3 is expected to make its official debut in April. The report comes from the same source which leaked the early press renders of the upcoming...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G4 renders, cases confirm slightly curved screen

LG G4 renders, cases confirm slightly curved screen

12 March, 2015 | comments (40)

The LG G4 rumors are heating up in the rumor mill with suggestions that it will adopt a slight curve, similar to the LG G Flex2. Leaked renders of the device and now cases for it confirm that the LG G4 will indeed have a slightly curved screen,...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Alleged LG G4 press render appears on Twitter

Alleged LG G4 press render appears on Twitter

09 March, 2015 | comments (65)

Alleged press render of the unannounced LG G4 made the rounds on Twitter. The image showcases the back of the smartphone in what appears to be a gray color scheme. As you can see above, LG G4 appears too look a lot like its predecessor, LG...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG aiming to sell 10 million G4 units this year

LG aiming to sell 10 million G4 units this year

09 March, 2015 | comments (39)

LG, which has sold around 6-7 million units of the G3 smartphone since its launch back in June last year, is expecting to sell 10 million units of its next flagship - the LG G4 - in 2015, according to a company official. Speaking during an...

Tags: LG, Android


Week 10 in review: MWC announcement, Apple rumors

Week 10 in review: MWC announcement, Apple rumors

07 March, 2015 | comments (1)

Another week has passed and boy, was it intense! Our news section has been overflowing and almost everything has been about MWC. A lot of new phones were announced at the Barcelona venue and excited the tech world, but there is no doubt that...


Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is Best new handset at MWC 2015

05 March, 2015 | comments (100)

The LG G3 and iPhone 6 aren't the only smartphones to receive awards from the GSM Association, as it turns out. While those two got the "Best smartphone" title, keep in mind that voting for the category ended in November 2014. So basically they won...


Global Mobile Awards 2015 crown iPhone 6 and LG G3 at MWC 2015

Global Mobile Awards 2015 crown iPhone 6 and LG G3 at MWC 2015

04 March, 2015 | comments (108)

The GSM Association organizes the annual Mobile World Congress and along with it the traditional Global Mobile Awards (its 20th edition this year). The Global Mobile Awards 2015 are judged by more than 300 independent experts, analysts, journalists,...

Tags: MWC 2015


LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

23 February, 2015 | comments (10)

LG G3 for Verizon Wireless is the latest version of the Korean company’s flagship smartphone to receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. The new OS build has the software version number VS98523A. Verizon is the third major carrier to begin seeding...


Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

18 February, 2015 | comments (115)

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...