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Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 image appears in a leaked email

Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 image appears in a leaked email

18 December, 2014 | comments (27)

Alleged image of Sony’s upcoming Xperia Z4 flagship smartphone showed up in a leaked email. The latter was sent by the Sony Pictures Entertainment CEO as part of a product-placement proposal for the upcoming James Bond movie Spectre. The...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Lumia Denim update arrives in Europe and India

Lumia Denim update arrives in Europe and India

18 December, 2014 | comments (21)

Yesterday Microsoft started rolling out the much anticipated Lumia Denim update for certain smartphones in China. Even though Denim was announced back in September, we weren't expecting it to reach Europe until next year, because of what one UK...


ZTE unveils fully voice-powered Star 2 smartphone

ZTE unveils fully voice-powered Star 2 smartphone

18 December, 2014 | comments (10)

ZTE has announced a new smartphone today. It's called the Star 2, and interestingly this is not the device we've seen getting certified for sale in China by TENAA only a few days ago. Design-wise, it's very close to its predecessor, the Star 1,...

Tags: ZTE, Android


Samsung Galaxy S6 to use aluminum, have curved screen

Samsung Galaxy S6 to use aluminum, have curved screen

18 December, 2014 | comments (76)

As we get closer to the new year, a lot of rumors are starting to pop up regarding the next top of the line handset from Samsung, which will probably be called Galaxy S6. We've already had quite a few mumblings about this device, though, and it's...


13-inch Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra allegedly in the works

13-inch Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra allegedly in the works

18 December, 2014 | comments (54)

Sony is expected to launch the Z4 generation of its flagship devices soon and we've already seen initial rumors for the lot – the Xperia Z4, a compact version, a phablet version and a Z4 Tablet. A new rumor alleges that there will be one more...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Gresso launches new luxury Android smartphone

Gresso launches new luxury Android smartphone

18 December, 2014 | comments (22)

The Swiss company Gresso has made a name for itself over the years in the realm of luxury technology. Its line of premium phones and accessories has now grown bigger with the addition of Gresso Regal Black Edition. The premium device has a metal...

Tags: Android


LG G3 in India is now getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update

LG G3 in India is now getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update

18 December, 2014 | comments (30)

The LG G3 is the company's flagship and naturally it is the first to get the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop treatment. The new firmware update kicked off in Korea earlier this month, followed by a plethora of countries throughout Europe - Austria, the...


Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop beta ROM leaks

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop beta ROM leaks

18 December, 2014 | comments (13)

A few days ago we saw a couple of screenshots that seemed to show a SM-N900U unit, which is an Exynos Galaxy Note 3 running Android 5.0 Lollipop. The almost incredible story was courtesy of a samsungviet.vn forum member, who allegedly got hold of...

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Micromax announces Yureka with Cyanogen OS 11 in India

Micromax announces Yureka with Cyanogen OS 11 in India

18 December, 2014 | comments (208)

Micromax has finally launched its much hyped Yureka smartphone, part of the new Yu series of phone made in collaboration with Cyanogen. The phone will be sold exclusively through Amazon India for Rs. 8,999 ($142). The Yureka has a 5.5-inch,...

Tags: Micromax, Android


Amazon Fire Phone gets a major software update

Amazon Fire Phone gets a major software update

18 December, 2014 | comments (9)

Amazon has pushed a major software update (v3.6.5) for the Fire Phone that brings several new features, along with bug fixes, performance and battery life improvements. You can find the full list of changes below: Translate text and...

Tags: Amazon, Fire OS


BLU Studio 7.0 goes official with large screen and low price

BLU Studio 7.0 goes official with large screen and low price

17 December, 2014 | comments (29)

BLU took the wraps off the affordable Studio 7.0 tablet with 3G connectivity. Curiously, despite its considerable size, the Miami-based manufacturer calls the slate "the world's first 7-inch smartphone.” BLU Studio 7.0 packs a 7” display with...

Tags: BLU, Android


Microsoft starts rollout of Lumia Denim update in China

Microsoft starts rollout of Lumia Denim update in China

17 December, 2014 | comments (58)

The long awaited Lumia Denim update for Nokia Lumia smartphones has finally started rolling out, though only in China for now. The update was initially announced back in September, with its features getting detailed last month. However, at one point...


4.7-inch Meizu Blue Charm allegedly gets pictured

4.7-inch Meizu Blue Charm allegedly gets pictured

17 December, 2014 | comments (9)

On December 23, Meizu is holding an event during which it may introduce two new cheap smartphones - at least that's what many rumors originating in China have told us so far. These handsets will be launched under a new brand, Blue Charm, a move...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Samsung Galaxy E7 has specs confirmed by a benchmark

Samsung Galaxy E7 has specs confirmed by a benchmark

17 December, 2014 | comments (19)

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy E7 (SM-E700) has been leaking a lot lately. Just last week we saw a full list of specs for it getting leaked, and now they have pretty much been confirmed by a benchmark listing. That's because someone in the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Edge will get Android 5.0.1 directly

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Edge will get Android 5.0.1 directly

17 December, 2014 | comments (35)

The latest intelligence suggests that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge will skip the Android 5.0 Lollipop update and go straight to an official build of 5.0.1 instead. A screenshot from each showcases the newer firmware being tested...


BlackBerry Classic is now official with keyboard and trackpad

BlackBerry Classic is now official with keyboard and trackpad

17 December, 2014 | comments (37)

BlackBerry Classic has been teased quite a few times throughout the last few weeks. Its pre-order campaign even kicked off weeks before the premiere, for $449. The wait is over though, as the BlackBerry is now officially announced and...


OnePlus One freely available to celebrate company's birthday

OnePlus One freely available to celebrate company's birthday

17 December, 2014 | comments (45)

Today is a big day for the Chinese manufacturer OnePlus as it is marking its one year anniversary. In that short period of time the OnePlus team has brought us an amazing flagship smartphone - the OnePlus One and has been hard at work improving it...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Huawei's Honor 6 Plus won't be available in Europe

Huawei's Honor 6 Plus won't be available in Europe

17 December, 2014 | comments (17)

When the Huawei Honor 6 Plus, also known as Huawei Glory 6 Plus, officially launched in China yesterday, the company didn’t say when, or if, it will be available in other parts of the world. But a spokesman has now confirmed that the device will not...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Samsung SM-J100H will bring quad-core on the cheap

Samsung SM-J100H will bring quad-core on the cheap

17 December, 2014 | comments (13)

Samsung has been diversifying its alphabetic offerings – from the upper mid-range Galaxy A series through the affordable Galaxy E7 phablet. Now it's SM-J100H, a phone that seems to be in the realm of the Lumia 535. Despite the model number, it...


Gold-plated Samsung Galaxy Note Edge appears in Vietnam

Gold-plated Samsung Galaxy Note Edge appears in Vietnam

17 December, 2014 | comments (25)

The golden Galaxy Note 4 not for you? What about a Galaxy Note Edge? Also hailing from Vietnam the flagship with a curvy screen is having its metal rim gold-plated, though the shop behind it has not officially announced it just yet. That means we...

Tags: Samsung, Android, Misc