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New Moto X+1 images leak, confirm some design details

New Moto X+1 images leak, confirm some design details

01 September, 2014 | comments (3)

Two new images of the upcoming Moto X+1 have surfaced, courtesy of TK Tech News. The latest images show the front and back of the phone. Along the front we see the loudspeaker below the display as on the Moto E but it's not sure if the one...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Galaxy Note 4 spotted on Samsung Mobile site

Galaxy Note 4 spotted on Samsung Mobile site

31 August, 2014 | comments (149)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is just days away from being officially announced at the IFA trade show in Berlin, and the leaks keep piling up. The latest is in the form of a UAProf found on Samsung's mobile site, which confirms a large number of the...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 gets photographed out and about

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 gets photographed out and about

30 August, 2014 | comments (21)

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is clearly going to be introduced next week, on September 4 to be precise. It's on that day that Huawei will hold a pre-IFA press conference, and given all the teasers it's been releasing lately, it's pretty clear what we...

Tags: Android, Huawei


HTC One (E8) now available at Sprint for $99.99

HTC One (E8) now available at Sprint for $99.99

29 August, 2014 | comments (9)

A couple of weeks ago a leaked video told us that the HTC One (E8) would be headed to Sprint in the US, and today the carrier has announced that the smartphone is available for order. So you can already go ahead to Sprint's website and purchase...

Tags: HTC, Android, Sprint


Lenovo Vibe X2 stars in hands-on photo shoot

Lenovo Vibe X2 stars in hands-on photo shoot

29 August, 2014 | comments (26)

Just yesterday the Lenovo Vibe X2 was spotted getting certified for sale in China by TENAA, the relevant authority for this purpose. That event yielded a few pictures of the device, but they were rather blurry and low quality. Today a new set of...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


HTC Desire 820 may have a quad-core 64-bit CPU

HTC Desire 820 may have a quad-core 64-bit CPU

29 August, 2014 | comments (21)

HTC already unveiled one of the first Android smartphones with a 64-bit Snapdragon chipset, the Desire 510, but it's saving the higher-end phone for IFA. The HTC Desire 820 teasers initially suggested it will be the first phone with a 64-bit...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Kantar: Android takes a bite out of iOS in the US

Kantar: Android takes a bite out of iOS in the US

29 August, 2014 | comments (81)

The latest smartphone manufacturer sales metrics provided by consumer analytics firm Kantar Worldpanel show that Android has increased its US market share by over 11 points compared to last year, for the three month period ending in July. Most of...


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 stars in very short hands-on video

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 stars in very short hands-on video

29 August, 2014 | comments (68)

The rumor mill sees Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 teaser videos and raises a short hands-on video. The video comes from Vietnam and features the phablet in a dummy box that conceals its design. To the right of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is an S Pen...


Mysterious Motorola phone passes through FCC, could be the X+1

Mysterious Motorola phone passes through FCC, could be the X+1

29 August, 2014 | comments (16)

An unidentified Motorola device passed through the FCC yesterday. Not much is known about the device, except its dimensions, which measure around 140mm for the height and 72.6mm for the width. Considering the dimensions of the device and the...


Google Nexus 9 blasts through AnTuTu with LTE on board

Google Nexus 9 blasts through AnTuTu with LTE on board

28 August, 2014 | comments (63)

A couple of days after allowing us to catch a glimpse of its specs in CPU-Z, the yet to be announced Nexus 9 tablet showed up in the AnTuTu benchmark database. The HTC-made Android 5.0 tablet posted the impressive score of 45,923 in the popular...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Xiaomi launches  Redmi 1S India sales with 40K units

Xiaomi launches Redmi 1S India sales with 40K units

28 August, 2014 | comments (48)

Xiaomi is set to unleash the Redmi 1S on September 2 in India. The company is continuing its partnership with online retailer Flipkart and now we learn that there will be 40,000 units available from the first day. That's not that many considering...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

28 August, 2014 | comments (57)

Sony put out a teaser video that proclaims "The time to Demand Great is coming." The video features a stylized flip clock that reveals four clues, which we've combined into the image below. The last one is easy enough – September 3 is when the...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

28 August, 2014 | comments (40)

Huawei is still only giving us teasing glances at the new Ascend Mate 7 but we have leaked photos of the upcoming phablet to gawk at. The latest batch featrues "in the wild" photos rather than the photos taken by TENAA during the certification...


Lenovo X2 makes an appearance at TENAA ahead of IFA 2014

Lenovo X2 makes an appearance at TENAA ahead of IFA 2014

28 August, 2014 | comments (22)

An unannounced upper mid-range Android smartphone from Lenovo has appeared on the Chinese TENAA website. Dubbed the X2, the smartphone has passed certification in the country and has revealed a decent sounding specs sheet in the process. The...


Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

Sony drops the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name yet again

27 August, 2014 | comments (20)

Once again, Sony accidentally dropped the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name. This time around, the upcoming device’s moniker appeared on the official product page of Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact name popped up in the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LG G Watch R gets unveiled with round P-OLED display

LG G Watch R gets unveiled with round P-OLED display

27 August, 2014 | comments (64)

After teasing it a couple of times, LG took the wraps off the decidedly premium G Watch R. The Android Wear device will be showcased at the company’s booth during the upcoming IFA convention in Berlin. The main feature of the LG G Watch is...

Tags: LG, Android


Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper leaks out

27 August, 2014 | comments (48)

The official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper made the rounds online. The colorful image confirms the QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) resolution of the upcoming phablet’s display. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 official wallpaper (click to view in full...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

27 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Yesterday, a Huawei executive confirmed the existence of the Ascend P7 sporting a sapphire display. He even showcased it during an interview. Today, the company's PR team was quick to follow on that action and make the smartphone official. Well,...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

Archos unveils two Android phones, one WP handset

27 August, 2014 | comments (9)

Archos put out one its traditional "here's what we'll announce" announcements. It details three phones, two tablets and additional gadgets that will be shown at IFA at the start of next month. Details for the first two Android phones are available...


LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7

LG Gx2 is G Vista for Asia, a 5.7" phablet with LTE-A, laser focus

27 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The US-bound LG G Vista is going to Asia as the LG Gx2. It's a 5.7" phablet that replaces last year's LG Gx but with less impressive specs. The screen is an IPS LCD with 720p resolution and the processor is a 1.2GHz quad-core (most likely a...

Tags: LG, Android