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Lollipop update now seeding to Exynos Galaxy S4 in India

Lollipop update now seeding to Exynos Galaxy S4 in India

10 February, 2015 | comments (579)

Samsung has already updated the GPE model and the I9506 Galaxy S4 with Android 5 Lollipop. It recently begun seeding Lollipop to the Exynos-based I9500 Galaxy S4 flavor in Russia, too. As promised, the I9500 is the next major Samsung Galaxy S4...


Best Buy listing fully reveals second generation Moto E

Best Buy listing fully reveals second generation Moto E

09 February, 2015 | comments (31)

The yet to be announced second generation Moto E got fully revealed in a Best Buy product listing for Sprint Prepaid service. The upcoming smartphone is listed as Moto E 4G and sports a $99.99 price tag with no contract. Specs-wise,...

Tags: Motorola, Android


64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 will be on sale in India starting on Feb.24

64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 will be on sale in India starting on Feb.24

09 February, 2015 | comments (34)

After quite a few delays, the Xiaomi Mi 4 is due to finally be up for grabs in India starting tomorrow, through a series of flash sales. This is the company's normal way of doing business, so nothing out of the ordinary here. But tomorrow you'll...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


OnePlus One now freely available every Tuesday

OnePlus One now freely available every Tuesday

09 February, 2015 | comments (31)

As we already reported, OnePlus is making the One available without an invite tomorrow in India. However, the company additionally revealed in a blog post that the promotion stretches far wider than that. The open sale will take place every Tuesday...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


HTC Desire 626 officially launches in Taiwan, costs $190

HTC Desire 626 officially launches in Taiwan, costs $190

09 February, 2015 | comments (61)

Following numerous online appearances, the HTC Desire 626 is finally official in Taiwan. The HTC Desire 626 sports a 5" 720p display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset with a 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU and 1GB of RAM....

Tags: HTC, Android


Renders of Sony phone probably show the Xperia E4

Renders of Sony phone probably show the Xperia E4

09 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Renders of a new Xperia phone have leaked – thanks to a case manufacturer, of course – which suggests the device is pretty much ready for an appearance at the MWC in the first days of March. The E2105/E2115 model number matches with the Xperia E4...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LG Y70 shows up on Zauba, packs 4.7-inch display

LG Y70 shows up on Zauba, packs 4.7-inch display

09 February, 2015 | comments (7)

Indian import tracking website Zauba shows that LG Y70 has entered the country. In fact, LG has imported 22 units on February 5. The phone sports a 4.7" display and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. Upon deeper investigation, MyLGPhones.com...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Galaxy S6 and S Edge official support pages appear

Galaxy S6 and S Edge official support pages appear

09 February, 2015 | comments (23)

It is no secret that everybody seems to be waiting for Samsung's next big flagship device. The highly-anticipated Galaxy S6 and its alleged double-curved variant have been gathering so much interest that our news section has practically been...


OnePlus One gets another OTA software update

OnePlus One gets another OTA software update

09 February, 2015 | comments (66)

The OnePlus One caused quite a stir in the mobile world when it was first introduced as a budget-conscious high-end hardware device. But what really helped it stand out among the crowd was perhaps the choice of CyanogenMod as a native OS. While...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Alibaba Group makes a large investment in Meizu

Alibaba Group makes a large investment in Meizu

08 February, 2015 | comments (6)

Alibaba Group announced that it will invest $590 million in the smartphone manufacturer Meizu. The Chinese online behemoth will become a minority owner of Meizu Technology Limited. Meizu and Alibaba “ will collaborate at both strategic and...

Tags: Meizu, Android


More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a case make the rounds

More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a case make the rounds

08 February, 2015 | comments (57)

More images of Samsung Galaxy S6 in a protective case made the rounds online. The latest batch of renders showcase the upcoming flagship smartphone wearing a rugged cover. In line with past leaks, the images once again showcase the new...


Sony Xperia E1 II surfaces at an online retailer

Sony Xperia E1 II surfaces at an online retailer

08 February, 2015 | comments (26)

Announced a year ago, the original Sony Xperia E1 is an entry level smartphone with a 4-inch screen. Today, thanks to a tip by one of our readers, we spotted that the website of a Spanish retail chain shows the specs of the next iteration of the...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Spice brings Android One to Indonesia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

Spice brings Android One to Indonesia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

07 February, 2015 | comments (38)

Spice has launched Android One series in Indonesia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. In Indonesia, the phone will be sold under the brand name Nexian Journey One. The Android One phone being launched in these countries is essentially the same device...

Tags: Spice, Android


Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) rolling out on Monday

Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) rolling out on Monday

07 February, 2015 | comments (12)

HTC has announced that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) will roll out starting next week. Mo Versi, HTC's VP of Product Management, tweeted the news saying that the company has received the technical approval for...

Tags: HTC, T-Mobile, Android


NVIDIA Shield Tablet successor tipped with Tegra X1 chipset

NVIDIA Shield Tablet successor tipped with Tegra X1 chipset

07 February, 2015 | comments (35)

According to a new report, NVIDIA is hard at work on the successor of the Shield Android tablet. The sequel of the 8” gaming slate is rumored to launch in mid-March or earlier. Unsurprisingly, the biggest highlight in the upcoming tablet...


Meizu sold 1.5 million smartphones in January

Meizu sold 1.5 million smartphones in January

06 February, 2015 | comments (18)

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu shipped a record 1.5 million smartphones last month. Jack Wong, the company’s CEO announced the achievement on the social network Weibo. Sales of the company have jumped 50% on a monthly basis. Back in...

Tags: Meizu, Android


Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

06 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Yesterday Sprint's version of the original HTC One from 2013 started receiving the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. And today it's time for its successor to get the tasty treat too. That's right, Sprint has made it official: the rollout for the...


Release dates leak for Verizon's Nexus 6, Galaxy Core Prime

Release dates leak for Verizon's Nexus 6, Galaxy Core Prime

06 February, 2015 | comments (2)

For the past couple of days it's been obvious that Verizon is getting ready to sell the Motorola Nexus 6 soon, after all the carrier put this on its own website. If you're dying to know when exactly that will happen, a new leak should help...


New Meizu m1 version certified, 1080p display and 2GB in tow

New Meizu m1 version certified, 1080p display and 2GB in tow

06 February, 2015 | comments (14)

Meizu m1 went official just a week ago, shortly after its bigger sibling - the Meizu m1 note. Meizu m1 is a very affordable smartphone at $110 with great specs package - a 5" 768p display, MT6732 chip with quad-core Cortex-A53 processor and...

Tags: Meizu, Android, Rumors


Rumor: Galaxy S Edge screen to be less curvy than Note Edge

Rumor: Galaxy S Edge screen to be less curvy than Note Edge

06 February, 2015 | comments (25)

The rumor mill is abuzz with Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge tips and leaks. Reportedly the Galaxy S6 and S Edge bodies will be uniformly colored, with the same texture on the front. Apparently even the camera module will get a paint job, it's normally...