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Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013

LG Chem: Curved Batteries in Production Too

LG Chem: Curved Batteries in Production Too

Following LG Display’s announcement that it’s starting to mass produce its flexible OLED panel for smartphones, LG Chem is now saying that mass production of stepped and curved batteries has also begun.

Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Note 3 Rumored to Get Waterproof Versions

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Note 3 Rumored to Get Waterproof Versions

There's a rumor that Samsung will be introducing waterproof versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, as well as Samsung Galaxy S5. This is likely due to positive feedback and sales numbers of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active.

LG to Mass-Produce Flexible OLED Smartphone Displays

LG to Mass-Produce Flexible OLED Smartphone Displays

With Samsung announcing their intentions to release a curved display smartphone by October, it seems LG can't just sit back and be content with producing curved OLED TV sets. It is now aiming to mass-produce flexible OLED panels for smartphones as well.

Friday, 4 Oct 2013

M1 Reveals Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

M1 Reveals Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

M1 just announced the price plans for the Sony Xperia Z1. Hit the link to find out more.

StarHub Unveils Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

StarHub Unveils Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

StarHub just announced the price plans for the Sony Xperia Z1. Hit the link to find out more.

Thursday, 3 Oct 2013

BlackBerry Z30 Available in Singapore on 10th October

BlackBerry Z30 Available in Singapore on 10th October

The all-touch 5-inch BlackBerry Z30 will hit local stores on 10th October. It runs on the BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2, and includes features and refinements like BlackBerry Priority Hub, BBM, and a longer battery life, just to name a few.

Samsung Not The Only One Cheating in Benchmarks

Samsung Not The Only One Cheating in Benchmarks

AnandTech tested some Android devices and reports that Samsung is not the only phone maker to cheat in benchmarks. Apparently, ASUS, HTC and LG are also involved in tweaking the hardware for better performance when running benchmark apps.

Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013

Samsung Artificially Boosts Processor in Galaxy Note 3 for Selected Benchmarks

Samsung Artificially Boosts Processor in Galaxy Note 3 for Selected Benchmarks

Tech blog Ars Technica reports that Samsung artificially tuned the processor in the Galaxy Note 3 to "high-power CPU mode" when running popular benchmarking apps.

SingTel Starts Pre-Orders and Reveals Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

SingTel Starts Pre-Orders and Reveals Price Plans for Sony Xperia Z1

SingTel just announced that it will be accepting pre-orders of the Sony Xperia Z1 on its website. The telco also revealed the price plans for the handset. Hit the link to find out more.

Sony Introducing a 4.3-inch Variant of the Xperia Z1?

Sony Introducing a 4.3-inch Variant of the Xperia Z1?

A leaked NTT DoCoMo document reveals that Sony may be planning to introduce a 4.3-inch variant of the Xperia Z1.

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