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Samsung Galaxy Golden 2 flips through TENAA

Samsung Galaxy Golden 2 flips through TENAA

18 October, 2014 | comments (38)

The yet to be revealed Samsung Galaxy Golden 2 flip phone made its way through TENAA. Sporting the model number SM-W2015, the upcoming smartphone is bound to replace the original Samsung Galaxy Golden, which debuted during this month last year....

Tags: Samsung, Android


HTC launches One (M8 EYE), Desire EYE, and RE in India

HTC launches One (M8 EYE), Desire EYE, and RE in India

18 October, 2014 | comments (37)

HTC has launched a bevy of devices in India. The first of the lot is the new HTC One (M8 EYE), which was recently launched in China. The M8 EYE is essentially the same as the M8 but replaces the 4 UltraPixel camera on the back with 13 megapixel...

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Nexus 9 gets priced in the UK as Amazon starts pre-orders

Nexus 9 gets priced in the UK as Amazon starts pre-orders

17 October, 2014 | comments (16)

The Google Nexus 9 tablet by HTC is now available for pre-order at Amazon UK. This comes mere hours after the big retailer listed the Nexus 9 for pre-order in the US. With this move, we get to find out how much the tablet will cost in the UK....

Tags: Android, Google, HTC


Sony Xperia Z4 specs reportedly leak, Z3X might not exist

Sony Xperia Z4 specs reportedly leak, Z3X might not exist

17 October, 2014 | comments (176)

Sure, the Xperia Z3 hasn't been out for that much time yet, but it's clear that Sony is already working on its successor. And it looks like we may have gotten a whole lot of details about the upcoming Xperia Z4. All of the following reportedly...

Tags: Android, Sony, Rumors


New Android Lollipop developer preview and SDK now out

New Android Lollipop developer preview and SDK now out

17 October, 2014 | comments (26)

Google has now outed updated Android 5.0 Lollipop preview images for both the Nexus 5 and the 2013 Nexus 7. The new developer preview is based on build LPX13D. The original developer preview for what was then only known as Android L was announced...

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Motorola Moto X (2014) now just $50 with Verizon contract

Motorola Moto X (2014) now just $50 with Verizon contract

17 October, 2014 | comments (7)

Looking to get the latest and greatest Motorola smartphone? If you don't mind tying your next two years with Verizon now's the time to reach for your credit card. The largest US carrier has launched a promotion for the Motorola Moto X (2014),...


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge for Sprint passes through FCC

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge for Sprint passes through FCC

17 October, 2014 | comments (32)

The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is back at the FCC and this time it sports CDMA connectivity. The LTE bands that were certified reveal it's Sprints version dubbed SM-N915P. Previously we saw AT&T's version (SM-N915A) pass, T-Mobile's version...


YotaPhone launching in India today exclusively on Flipkart

YotaPhone launching in India today exclusively on Flipkart

17 October, 2014 | comments (55)

The unique and rather interesting YotaPhone is launching today in India. The phone will be available exclusively through online retailer Flipkart and is priced at Rs. 23,499 ($382). The YotaPhone is a first of its kind device with a display...


Sony will update entire Xperia Z line to Android 5.0 Lollipop

Sony will update entire Xperia Z line to Android 5.0 Lollipop

16 October, 2014 | comments (161)

Following in the footsteps of Motorola and HTC, both of which made their plans public already, Sony has today let us know which of its devices are due to get upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The L release of Google's mobile operating system...


Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

16 October, 2014 | comments (50)

The Tegra K1 comes in two versions – 32-bit and 64-bit – but they are more different than NVIDIA's naming scheme suggest. The one we've tested in the Xiaomi MiPad and that powers the NVIDIA Shield tablet is based on four Cortex-A15 cores. The...

Tags: HTC, NVIDIA, Android, Misc


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to hit Russia and India this year

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to hit Russia and India this year

16 October, 2014 | comments (21)

Samsung has made it clear that the Galaxy Note Edge is going to be a limited availability device, but at least two more markets may breathe a sigh of relief today. The company has said in an announcement the phone will start selling in India and...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony adds Xperia Z1, Z2, M2 to AOSP, unveils unified kernel

Sony adds Xperia Z1, Z2, M2 to AOSP, unveils unified kernel

16 October, 2014 | comments (13)

Sony is enhancing its reputation as a ROM-friendly maker. It added AOSP code for the Sony Xperia Z2, Xperia Z1 and Xperia M2 to the SonyXperiaDev GitHub. The company denied making AOSP ROMs and this indeed isn't it – the camera and the modem have...

Tags: Sony, Android, Misc


Google Nexus 6 to launch in 28 countries this year

Google Nexus 6 to launch in 28 countries this year

16 October, 2014 | comments (43)

With the Nexus 6 now official, Motorola has detailed the phone's availability. The latest Nexus flagship is going to be available for purchase in 28 countries across Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, including India. However, that's as far...

Tags: Motorola, Android


Live photo of Oppo N3 reveals a fingerprint reader on the back

Live photo of Oppo N3 reveals a fingerprint reader on the back

16 October, 2014 | comments (10)

We've seen numerous leaks about the Oppo N3, all of which focus on its camera – the rotating 16MP shooter is indeed the defining feature of the upcoming Oppo camera phone but the closely cropped teasers were concealing the fingerprint reader on the...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


HTC One, One (M8), One mini and mini 2 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop

HTC One, One (M8), One mini and mini 2 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop

16 October, 2014 | comments (73)

HTC has responded a lot of questions on Twitter about its plans about Android 5.0 Lollipop. The new version of the OS was detailed a while ago, but its official premiere was yesterday with the Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9...


The Nexus 6 is water resistant like the Moto X (2014)

The Nexus 6 is water resistant like the Moto X (2014)

16 October, 2014 | comments (58)

The Motorola-made Google Nexus 6 has been granted some water resistance, matching the Moto X (2014). And although Google doesn't point the water resistance out on its product page for the Nexus 6, Motorola does. Under "water resistance" on...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition pops up yet again

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition pops up yet again

15 October, 2014 | comments (31)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play made another cameo. This time around, the yet to be revealed smartphone appeared on the official Android page, which was updated to mark the launch of version 5.0 Lollipop. Samsung’s flagship smartphone with...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Nexus 6 will be sold by AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile

Nexus 6 will be sold by AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile

15 October, 2014 | comments (18)

Motorola and Google made the Nexus 6 official earlier today, and we already know it's going to cost $649 if you choose to purchase the 32GB base model from the Play Store in unlocked form. Though if you were wondering about carrier support, this...


Motorola details which of its devices will get Lollipop

Motorola details which of its devices will get Lollipop

15 October, 2014 | comments (63)

The Nexus 6 will be Motorola's first product to ship with Android 5.0 Lollipop preinstalled, but what about the smartphone maker's previous wares? Fret not, for Motorola plans on updating quite a few handsets to the latest version of Android. And...


Google Nexus 6 is official with 6-inch QHD screen and S805

Google Nexus 6 is official with 6-inch QHD screen and S805

15 October, 2014 | comments (240)

Without any sort of special event, Google has just announced the Motorola-made Nexus 6 smartphone running Android 5.0 Lollipop. The phone features a 6" 2560 x 1440 pixel display, which gives it a pixel density of 496ppi. The premium display...