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HTC One (M8) receives Android 4.4.3 KitKat update

HTC One (M8) receives Android 4.4.3 KitKat update

24 July, 2014 | comments (1)

HTC's Vice President of Management, Mo Versi, has posted a tweet saying that the HTC One (M8) Android 4.4.3 OTA update will arrive "late next week." The update will be available to the international unlocked version of the phone as well as its...

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Sony Xperia Z3 hits the FCC in Japan and International flavors

Sony Xperia Z3 hits the FCC in Japan and International flavors

24 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The Sony Xperia Z3 has payed a visit to the FCC where it has successfully undergone certification. The phone has also passed its Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and NFC certification processes. The Xperia Z3 has entered the FCC doors with the codename...

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Allwinner announces its first 64-bit chipset

Allwinner announces its first 64-bit chipset

24 July, 2014 | comments (11)

Allwinner announced that it will be launching its first 64-bit chipset by the end of the year. A 64-bit version of Android is ready and will be shown running on the Juno development platform at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair in October. Details...

Tags: Misc, Android


Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks, comes with a 4.7

Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks, comes with a 4.7" display

24 July, 2014 | comments (38)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has recently joined our rumor mill via a small leaked photo. What we knew is the Alpha smartphone has metallic iPhone-like frame and plastic rear cover. The specs also differed from the constantly leaking Galaxy F - the Galaxy...


OnePlus One will be officially available in India some day

OnePlus One will be officially available in India some day

24 July, 2014 | comments (31)

Fans of the OnePlus One in India will no longer have to import their phone from the US in the future. If all goes according to plan, the OnePlus One will be officially coming to India. Talking on their official forum, the company indicated...

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Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

23 July, 2014 | comments (66)

Xiaomi made its debut in India this month, and yesterday the Chinese smartphone maker held its first flash sale in the subcontinent. The company proudly boasted that its Mi 3 sold out in under 40 minutes. However, Xiaomi omitted to mention just...


Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

23 July, 2014 | comments (6)

Verizon has just announced the HTC One Remix, its branded version of the HTC One Mini 2. Apart from heavy carrier branding, the phone is virtually unchanged from its original form. That means the One Remix comes with a 4.5" HD display and a...

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Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

23 July, 2014 | comments (72)

Unlike most of its competitors, Sony refreshes its flagship Android line up twice every year. It looks like the company is already gearing up to introduce the next-generation Xperia Z smartphone, as the rumors and leaks have started to pour...


Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5

Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5" display launches

23 July, 2014 | comments (11)

Affordable carrier branded smartphones is probably are the easiest way to jump onto the smartphone bandwagon. Vodafone, with its newest offering, the Smart Power 4 will be hoping to bolster its smartphone sales in the United Kingdom. Vodafone...

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Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

23 July, 2014 | comments (31)

The European Samsung Galaxy S5 is currently receiving an over the air update that carries performance improvements with it. The update comes in two parts - the first one is the huge chunk clocking in at 194MB and right after it comes a 1MB...


OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

23 July, 2014 | comments (49)

If you have been hunting around for an invite for the OnePlus One, here's your chance to score one. For a limited period of time (only today), the company is giving you a chance to win from one of the 5,000 additional invites from its...

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6" ZTE Olympia for T-Mobile has some specs leaked

22 July, 2014 | comments (7)

It looks like ZTE is working on a new handset for T-Mobile's exclusive benefit. Its codename is Olympia, and its model number will be Z970. The image you can see on the left shows it and has surfaced yesterday, while today more details about the...


Nvidia announces 8-inch Shield Tablet with Tegra K1 chipset

Nvidia announces 8-inch Shield Tablet with Tegra K1 chipset

22 July, 2014 | comments (36)

Nvidia officially announced today its long-awaited Shield Tablet. The slate is geared towards gamers and packs quite a punch with an 8" IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and the company's monster Tegra K1 chipset. It's...

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Xiaomi Mi 3 sells out in India in under 40 minutes

Xiaomi Mi 3 sells out in India in under 40 minutes

22 July, 2014 | comments (61)

Xiaomi brought its lineup to India it sold out all available units of the Xiaomi Mi 3 in just 38 minutes and 50 seconds and is already setting up for the next batch. Registrations for the Mi 3 reached 100,000 yesterday, but it's not clear how many...

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LG G3 S goes on pre-order in UK, costs 378

LG G3 S goes on pre-order in UK, costs 378

22 July, 2014 | comments (4)

The recently announced LG G3 Beat, also known as LG G3 S in Europe, is now available on pre-order. The first retailer to launch such a campaign is UK's MobileFun. It's already listed the 8GB white flavor of the device. If you live in the UK you...

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LG G3 LTE-A goes official with Snapdragon 805 inside

LG G3 LTE-A goes official with Snapdragon 805 inside

22 July, 2014 | comments (35)

LG has finally unveiled the G3 LTE-A. The device is going live for domestic Korean customers and will start selling on July 25, just as expected. The LG G3 LTE-A Cat 6 (previously referred to as LG G3 Prime) builds on the international G3...

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Xiaomi announces the Mi 4 in China

Xiaomi announces the Mi 4 in China

22 July, 2014 | comments (62)

Xiaomi has announced the successor to their flagship Mi 3 smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 4. The key features of the Mi 4 smartphone include a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC with a quad-core 2.5GHz CPU, 3GB LP-DDR3 RAM, 16/64GB internal memory,...

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Amazon's Fire Phone uses head-tracking for games

Amazon's Fire Phone uses head-tracking for games

21 July, 2014 | comments (11)

Amazon's Fire Phone is packed with a lot of interesting, never-seen-on-a-smartphone-before tech, but the big question was just how the online retail giant was going to utilize all of the phone's new fancy features? Well it looks like Amazon...

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HTC One Remix rumored to land at Verizon on July 24

HTC One Remix rumored to land at Verizon on July 24

21 July, 2014 | comments (2)

For some reason, Verizon decided to call its version of the HTC One Mini 2 the HTC One Remix. This phone first got leaked back in May, but so far it hasn't been made official by the carrier. That might change very soon, though. According to well...

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Four new phones get leaked on their way to Virgin Mobile

Four new phones get leaked on their way to Virgin Mobile

21 July, 2014 | comments (9)

Virgin Mobile USA, one of Sprint's prepaid arms, is apparently going to add four additional smartphones to its roster in the near future. They are all shown in the leaked image below. From left to right, meet the LG Pulse, LG Unify, HTC Desire...

Tags: Android, LG, HTC, ZTE