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Oppo officially confirms metal unibody and May 20 launch for R7

Oppo officially confirms metal unibody and May 20 launch for R7

05 May, 2015 | comments (5)

A lot has been said about Oppo's upcoming handset - the R7. For quite a long time we were all convinced that the phone will be the first to feature a 'bezelless' screen design based on the company's recent patent. Since then, however, Oppo has...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Alleged photos of Samsung Z2 with Tizen OS leak out

Alleged photos of Samsung Z2 with Tizen OS leak out

04 May, 2015 | comments (6)

Purported live photos of an upcoming Samsung Z2 smartphone with Tizen OS made the rounds online. The entry-level handset is expected to debut at some point over the next couple of months. As you can see above, the upcoming device looks like...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will be announced in June

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will be announced in June

04 May, 2015 | comments (29)

As most of you surely remember, Samsung has been hard at work on the successors to the premium Galaxy Tab S duo. The Tab S2 will come in two sizes - an 8.0-inch and a 9.7-inch one and will utilize 4:3 aspect ratio screens. Industry sources now hint...


Upcoming iPad Pro will feature A9 CPU, Force Touch, and NFC

Upcoming iPad Pro will feature A9 CPU, Force Touch, and NFC

03 May, 2015 | comments (40)

A new report from Apple Insider citing people familiar with Cupertino’s agenda sheds light on some of the specs of the upcoming iPad Pro. The upcoming full-size slate will allegedly feature next-generation A9 CPU, NFC, Force Touch, and USB-C...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Upcoming Lenovo A6600 gets TENAA certification in China

Upcoming Lenovo A6600 gets TENAA certification in China

03 May, 2015 | comments (10)

A yet to be revealed Lenovo A6600 appeared in TENAA certification listing in China. The entry-level smartphone is rumored to cost around $110 when it becomes available. Lenovo A6600 features MediaTek chipset with 1.5GHz quad-core CPU, 1GB of...


Is LG G4C a compact variant of the G4?

Is LG G4C a compact variant of the G4?

01 May, 2015 | comments (53)

Just days after LG unveiled its next generation smartphone, the G4, there are reports that a smaller variant of the flagship is in the making. Dubbed LG G4C, the device (model number LG-H525N) has been spotted on a Dutch retailer's website,...

Tags: LG, Rumors


Xiaomi Mi 5, Mi 5 Plus get rumored specs, launch time frame

Xiaomi Mi 5, Mi 5 Plus get rumored specs, launch time frame

30 April, 2015 | comments (20)

Xiaomi may have unveiled the high-end Mi Note and Mi Note Pro this January, but those are both phablets. When it comes to a 'normal size' flagship offering, the Chinese company still relies on the Mi 4, which was announced in July 2014. So a new...


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Model numbers for "Noble" Note 5 and "Zen" Galaxy S6 uncovered

29 April, 2015 | comments (24)

Two Samsung IMEI numbers have surfaced that point to two new Galaxy models. Their model numbers are SM-G928S and SM-N920F and the rumor mill has decoded them as the "Zen" Galaxy S6 Plus and "Noble" Galaxy Note 5 respectively. The SM-G928 appears...


Oppo addresses R7 rumors with official renders, specs

Oppo addresses R7 rumors with official renders, specs

27 April, 2015 | comments (24)

Oppo R7 has really been a constant presence in the rumor mill, especially the last few days. A lot of users are excited about the prospect of an edge-to-edge, curved screen, but some new official information might leave a lot of them...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


Three new Blackberry phones leaked in photos

Three new Blackberry phones leaked in photos

27 April, 2015 | comments (76)

Blackberry has definitely been going through some hard times lately. The legendary company hasn't quite managed to stay relevant and is left targeting a pretty narrow, niche consumer market. The company's latest smartphone, the BlackBerry Leap,...


Samsung's new custom CPU cores 45% faster than A57

Samsung's new custom CPU cores 45% faster than A57

27 April, 2015 | comments (66)

Samsung has undoubtedly secured its top-dog position in terms of current gen mobile SoC performance. The latest Exynos 7420, powering the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge has proven itself more capable than anything Qualcomm or Mediatek currently have to...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Sony Xperia P2 leak promises compact phone with great camera

Sony Xperia P2 leak promises compact phone with great camera

27 April, 2015 | comments (143)

Some rumors just sound too good to be true, but with the modest update to the Xperia Z flagship Sony's hottest phone may land in a forgotten mid-range series. The Sony Xperia P2 borrows the transparent strip of its 2012 predecessors and spices up...

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Vivo X5 Pro tipped to launch early next month

Vivo X5 Pro tipped to launch early next month

27 April, 2015 | comments (4)

Vivo's upcoming X5 Pro smartphone will launch on May 7, according to a report from Chinese website Mobile-Dad. What's worth mentioning here is that it is the same date the Vivo Xshot debuted last year. From what we know so far, the X5 Pro is...

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Alleged press render of Vivo X5 Pro appears online

Alleged press render of Vivo X5 Pro appears online

26 April, 2015 | comments (3)

Alleged press render of the upcoming Vivo X5 Pro made the rounds online. The upcoming smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer is expected to debut as early as this week, on April 28. Alleged Vivo X5 Pro image (click to enlarge) The leaked...

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Microsoft Lumia 840 expected in the coming months

Microsoft Lumia 840 expected in the coming months

25 April, 2015 | comments (35)

Microsoft has been hard at work in recent months populating the entry-level and lower midrange with a whole bunch of devices. March saw the unveiling of the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640XL, later followed by the modest Lumia 430 and less than a fortnight...


ZTE Nubia Z9 leak shows metal frame, hints at 5.2-ich display

ZTE Nubia Z9 leak shows metal frame, hints at 5.2-ich display

24 April, 2015 | comments (4)

ZTE hasn’t exactly managed to keep its next flagship phone a secret. There have been a lot of spills regarding the Nubia Z9, including an alleged live shot of the device. Furthermore, the phone is really bound to come sooner rather than later,...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Rumors


LG G4 dual-SIM version leaks, with extra details and images

LG G4 dual-SIM version leaks, with extra details and images

23 April, 2015 | comments (47)

A treasure chest of info on the LG G4 has emerged and it shows a dual-SIM version of the phone, details its dimensions, screen and battery with plenty of pictures. One live photo of the phone shows a SIM switch button in the lower right section...

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Apple is a potential buyer of Nokia’s HERE mapping business

Apple is a potential buyer of Nokia’s HERE mapping business

22 April, 2015 | comments (68)

According to a report in Bloomberg, Apple is among the potential buyers for Nokia’s HERE mapping business. The Cupertino giant is among the high-profile suitors approached by the Finnish company about interest. Other potential buyers of HERE...

Tags: Nokia, Apple, Rumors


Bezelless Oppo R7 and R7 Plus might be unveiled on May 20

Bezelless Oppo R7 and R7 Plus might be unveiled on May 20

22 April, 2015 | comments (10)

The upcoming Oppo R7 has been leaking a lot lately, as it's apparently going to feature a pretty unique 'bezelless' touchscreen. Unique, that is, if you don't count the also oft-leaked ZTE Nubia Z9, which will supposedly use a display with minimal...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


The LG G4 said to feature a slightly curved screen

The LG G4 said to feature a slightly curved screen

22 April, 2015 | comments (39)

With the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge and the HTC One M9 already official and hitting consumer markets, it seems that LG is next in line for a major flagship release. The eagerly-anticipated LG G4 is scheduled for a release on April 29 and, naturally,...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors