Both Apple's and Samsung's big announcement are almost here - the Note7 Unpacked event is set for August 2, the iPhone 7 family should come a few weeks later. Many interesting things are coming are way shortly and naturally, the leaks and rumors are getting a lot clearer and more informative.
As far as the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 goes, we have ads, renders, leaked shots, specs and even official press images and preliminary pricing. All we have to do now is wait through the long weekend for the phablet to finally be unveiled.
The rope is tightening around the new iPhone lineup as well, although it is still shrouded with a lot more mystery than we would like. Even the naming is still being debated, although the iPhone 7 moniker does appear to pop-up more frequently.
In other news BlackBerry debuted its second Android handset. The $299 DTEK50 seems to be a rebranded version of a certain recent Alcatel model. Then there is Gionee's pair of battery-rich M6 and M6 Plus handset and also the highly-anticipated Xiaomi Redmi Pro flagship.
Last but not least, a veritable war seems to be under way on the increasingly-popular ultralight laptop scene. Xiaomi finally threw its gloves into the ring with the Mi Notebook Air - a device that has been frequenting the rumor mill for years now. And not long after, to make things even more interesting, Lenovo entered a new model in the race as well.
It's an SK Telecom prototype, but it reveals salient info - chipset, iris scanner and, of course, it shows the S Pen.
The much-rumored second Android smartphone from BlackBerry is a rebranded alcatel Idol 4.
New ones and the ones from circulating renders too.
A brief re-cap of the rumors less than 10 days before launch.
The device - which costs RMB 1,499 (around $225) for the base model - will be available for purchase in China starting August 8.
And not September as originally suggested.
The M6 has a 5.5" screen and a 5,000mAh battery, while the M6 Plus goes up to 6" and 6,020mAh.
Xiaomi really put together a strong event today. Frankly, we would have been more than content with the now official Xiaomi Redmi Pro, but the Chinese OEM threw another surprise our way - the Mi Noteb...
Will have a fingerprint sensor, won't be Note6, will be water resistant.
How will the Galaxy S8 + Gear VR coexist with the dedicated Odyssey headset?
Logic dictates the two bigger versions will bear the Plus and Pro monikers respectively.
The device is expected to be made official in September at this year's IFA show in Berlin.
A leaked image pictures a few unreleased Nokia phones and tablets, last chance to shed some tears.
The information comes courtesy of the usually reliable leakster Evan Blass (@evleaks).
This is probably going to be the successor to the Xperia X Performance.
Yet another Galaxy gets a Pro upgrade in India, this time it's the newly released Galaxy J2 (2016).
We already know that Xiaomi will most likely unveil a laptop on June 27, which is tomorrow. Allegedly dubbed Mi Notebook, the device - which has already been the subject of some rumors - has now leake...
Shortly after Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Notebook Air, fellow Chinese company Lenovo announced a laptop dubbed Air 13 Pro. The device is powered by Intel I5-6200U processor and sports a 13.3-inch IPS disp...
And on sale a week later, on September 16. Last year, the iPhone 6s waited two weeks before it went on sale.
This time the shots are not only plentiful, but also pretty high quality and leave nothing to the imagination.
Google's new algorithms make apps smaller, go easy on your data limit.