News tagged "Android"

GSMArena.com site search

Another LG G3 dummy photographed in the wild

Another LG G3 dummy photographed in the wild

27 May, 2014 | comments (11)

Mere hours before the announcement, the LG G3 has leaked yet again with more photos of a dummy unit. We've already seen a dummy of the Korean version, but on this one the U+LTE8 logo is replaced with a more generic LTE-A logo (but it may still be a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro leaks with QHD screen, Snapdragon 801

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro leaks with QHD screen, Snapdragon 801

27 May, 2014 | comments (33)

Lenovo's new flagship smartphone has been spotted in the wild. Going by Vibe Z2 Pro the phone sports a 6.0" display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels (490 ppi pixel density) as well as an aluminum unibody that's just 7.7mm...

Tags: Lenovo, Android


International Galaxy S4 Active gets KitKat update

International Galaxy S4 Active gets KitKat update

27 May, 2014 | comments (27)

The Samsung I9295 Galaxy S4 Active, the international version of the IP67-certified flagship of 2013, is finally getting its Android 4.4.2 KitKat update as we speak. The update - software version I9295XXUCNE5 - is seeding across phones in the...


Sense 6 update starts rolling out for the HTC One M7

Sense 6 update starts rolling out for the HTC One M7

27 May, 2014 | comments (135)

HTC had confirmed that the HTC One M7 will indeed be getting the new Sense 6 UI from the One M8 by the end of this month. We reported couple of weeks back that the update had indeed began rolling out in the US on unlocked and developer...

Tags: HTC, Android


Latest LG G3 leak confirms packaging, UI design and features

Latest LG G3 leak confirms packaging, UI design and features

27 May, 2014 | comments (28)

We are now merely hours away from the official announcement of the LG G3 but the leaks haven't stopped surfacing. The latest leak shows the packaging of the G3, along with several images of the official web page that confirm some of the features we...

Tags: LG, Android


LG is the number 3 phone manufacturer in Q1 2014

LG is the number 3 phone manufacturer in Q1 2014

26 May, 2014 | comments (69)

LG has done enough to bump themselves up to number 3 in the world of cell phones. Sales for the company in the first quarter of 2014 have been good enough to nab LG the number 3 spot, which is a first for the Korean-based tech giant. So...

Tags: LG, Android


Kantar: Android global growth continues, WP rises in Europe

Kantar: Android global growth continues, WP rises in Europe

26 May, 2014 | comments (62)

Market analyst company Kantar Worldpanel has posted its report on the smartphone market for the three months ending in April today. The data shows Android as the big winner, the Google OS being the biggest gainer in Europe, China and the US, whereas...


LG G3 specs confirmed by official LG site

LG G3 specs confirmed by official LG site

26 May, 2014 | comments (122)

LG's upcoming G3 flagship certainly has had its share of leaks over the past month, and it looks like we'll get one more ahead of tomorrow's expected launch. gsmhelpdesk.nl caught the LG G3 on the company's Dutch portal, complete with a full list...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


HTC M8 Ace Vogue revealed with pricing and launch date

HTC M8 Ace Vogue revealed with pricing and launch date

26 May, 2014 | comments (30)

Chinese ifanr has released a report suggesting the HTC One (M8) "Ace Vogue" (possibly a local version of the "Ace") might launch as soon as June 3. Additionally, the price of the plastic HTC One (M8) alternative is dubbed at approximately $481...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung testing Android 4.4.3 on Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S4

Samsung testing Android 4.4.3 on Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S4

26 May, 2014 | comments (41)

The latest version of Android KitKat may still be a ways off, but that's not stopping Samsung from being hard at work integrating it into its Galaxy lineup. If the recent leaked internal update status report is to believed, it appears that the...


Lava announces Kitkat-powered Iris X1 mid-ranger

Lava announces Kitkat-powered Iris X1 mid-ranger

26 May, 2014 | comments (61)

Lava has announced its new mid-range offering dubbed Iris X1. The latest smartphone from the Indian manufacturer comes with Android 4.4.2 KitKat out of the box and a super attractive price tag to make up for the generally underwhelming...

Tags: Lava, Android


LG now seeding KitKat updates for L9 II and G Pro Lite

LG now seeding KitKat updates for L9 II and G Pro Lite

26 May, 2014 | comments (52)

Just as anticipated, LG has skipped the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the L9 II and G Pro Lite has released a software update straight to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. LG Italy's official Facebook page suggests the LG L9 II should start to...

Tags: LG, Android


Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime SM-G906 pops up in import docs

Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime SM-G906 pops up in import docs

26 May, 2014 | comments (15)

Import manifest reveals that the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime (with a model number SM-G906) has arrived in Delhi Airport, India. The phone is coming from South Korea and is marked for testing and evaluation purposes. In the import document, the Galaxy...


LG QuickCircle Case detailed in photos

LG QuickCircle Case detailed in photos

26 May, 2014 | comments (29)

LG officially announced the QuickCircle Case for the LG G3, even though the phone has not been announced yet. Although that will happen tomorrow, for now we have hands-on images of the case. The case has a circular cutout in the front that...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 claimed

LG G3 claimed "grip-able" in latest promo video

26 May, 2014 | comments (22)

LG has released a new promo video of the G3 proclaiming it as a "grip-able" phone. In the video, the company uses a generic model of a 5.5" smartphone fading it to the outlines of the LG G3 to act as a comparison. The video isn't as exciting...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 dummy unit appears in store ahead of its launch

LG G3 dummy unit appears in store ahead of its launch

25 May, 2014 | comments (80)

Another day, another LG G3 leak. We have already seen it all - press renders, live images, official accessories and what not? Today, we get to see the dummy unit of the upcoming LG G3 smartphone, which was spotted in a store in Korea. The images...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 (F400L) to cost $635 in South Korea, listing confirms

LG G3 (F400L) to cost $635 in South Korea, listing confirms

24 May, 2014 | comments (66)

A listing on LG U, a South Korean mobile carrier operated by LG, has appeared online confirming the G3's pricing and specs. The domestic version of the phone carries a model number F400L and it is going to cost $635 (KRW650,000). The Korean...

Tags: LG, Android


Press image of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active appears on Twitter

Press image of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active appears on Twitter

24 May, 2014 | comments (32)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active made an unscheduled appearance yet again. This time around, a press image of an AT&T version of the rugged smartphone made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The leaked image holds absolutely no surprises....


Asus launches redesigned FonePad 7 for $137

Asus launches redesigned FonePad 7 for $137

24 May, 2014 | comments (19)

Asus Philippines has launched a new and improved version of the FonePad 7 tablet. The new version of the slate comes with the model number FE170CG and is said to be significantly lighter and thinner than the original model. However, the new...

Tags: ASUS, Android


HTC One mini 2 to hit UK on June 30, early pricing is steep

HTC One mini 2 to hit UK on June 30, early pricing is steep

23 May, 2014 | comments (30)

The HTC One mini 2 went official a couple of weeks ago, but we didn't get very specific availability and pricing information back then. A launch in EMEA and North Asia in June was all we got, but that's hardly enough for anyone in a desperate need...

Tags: HTC, Android