Hands-on: ZTE Blade S6

Review: Xiaomi Mi Note

Review: Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Review: HTC Desire Eye

Hands-on: LG G Flex 2

Hands-on: ZTE Blade S6
Review: Xiaomi Mi Note
Review: Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Review: HTC Desire Eye
Hands-on: LG G Flex 2
Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 phablet - Huawei goes big and premium

REVIEW  /  30 Jan 2015

With the 6-inch Ascend Mate 7, Huawei officially enters the premium phablet market which is dominated by the Apple iPhone 6 Plus, LG G3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The Chinese company also stepped up its game with the in-house HiSilicon Kirin 925 octa-core chipset, a rear fingerprint sensor and 4G LTE CAT 6 support. How does the Ascend Mate 7 fare against the competition? Find out in this review.

Qualcomm: Snapdragon 810 will not be used in an upcoming flagship device

Qualcomm: Snapdragon 810 will not be used in an upcoming flagship device

NEWS  /  29 Jan 2015  /  3 days ago

Qualcomm confirmed during the release of its quarterly earnings report that its Snapdragon 810 processor will not be used in an upcoming flagship device. Is the chipset maker referring to the Samsung Galaxy S6?

Hands-on: ZTE Blade S6

Hands-on: ZTE Blade S6

FEATURE  /  28 Jan 2015

ZTE launched the Blade S6 today, the first smartphone powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 615 octacore processor and running on Android 5.0 Lollipop. The S6 also boasts a sleek aluminum body design and a 13MP Sony rear camera, as well as a wide-angle 5MP front-facing camera. All this for just US$249.99. We take a closer look.

ZTE launches octacore-powered Blade S6 smartphone

ZTE launches octacore-powered Blade S6 smartphone

NEWS  /  28 Jan 2015  /  4 days ago

ZTE launched the Blade S6 smartphone today, an affordably priced 5-inch 4G LTE smartphone with an aluminum build and 13MP Sony camera. It is also the first smartphone powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 615 octacore processor running on Android 5.0 Lollipop.

Xiaomi updates Redmi 2 with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage

Xiaomi updates Redmi 2 with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage

NEWS  /  28 Jan 2015  /  4 days ago

Xiaomi just updated the specs of its recently announced Redmi 2; the 4.7-inch smartphone now comes with double the RAM and internal storage space. Hit the link to find out more!

First batch of Xiaomi Mi Note sold out in three minutes

First batch of Xiaomi Mi Note sold out in three minutes

NEWS  /  28 Jan 2015  /  4 days ago

The first batch of Mi Note went on sale yesterday in China and not surprisingly, stocks ran out in just three minutes. If this timing does not impress you, what a company executive revealed probably will. Read on to find out more.

Apple enjoys record-breaking quarter, also ships one billionth iOS device

Apple enjoys record-breaking quarter, also ships one billionth iOS device

NEWS  /  28 Jan 2015  /  4 days ago

During its quarterly conference call, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the company has just shipped its one billionth iOS device. The company also enjoyed a record-breaking quarter and sold over 74 million iPhones.

Xiaomi Mi Note review

Xiaomi Mi Note: Not just one of the best value phablets, one of the best phablets, period

REVIEW  /  27 Jan 2015

Xiaomi's latest phone is something of a departure from its usual fare. The 5.7-inch Mi Note phablet is a cut above the wallet-friendly offerings Xiaomi has offered in the past, and its premium design, build and specs put it in the same league as the flagship phones from Apple, Samsung and other smartphone giants. But can Xiaomi compete at the very highest level? We find out.

Goldgenie has a limited edition Year of the Goat 24k gold iPhone 6

Goldgenie has a limited edition Year of the Goat 24k gold iPhone 6

NEWS  /  27 Jan 2015  /  5 days ago

Presumably targeted at well heeled Chinese customers, Goldgenie has just announced a limited edition Year of the Goat 24k gold iPhone 6.

Xiaomi working on trade-in program for Apple iPhone users?

Xiaomi working on trade-in program for Apple iPhone users?

NEWS  /  27 Jan 2015  /  6 days ago

Xiaomi is reportedly working on a trade-in program for consumers to trade in their existing iPhones to get the Mi Note or Mi Note Pro. The Chinese company is also developing an app to help iPhone users transfer their data over.

ZTE launches four new smartphones for 2015

ZTE launches four new smartphones for 2015

NEWS  /  26 Jan 2015  /  6 days ago

ZTE has launched four new Android smartphones for 2015, the flagship-level Star 1 and Blade V5 Lux, as well as value-offerings, the Blade G Lux and Blade G.

Samsung to announce Galaxy S6 on March 2 at MWC 2015?

Samsung to announce Galaxy S6 on March 2 at MWC 2015?

NEWS  /  23 Jan 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Korean news site The Chosunilbo reported that Samsung is unveiling the Galaxy S6 smartphone on March 2 at Mobile World Congress 2015.

Microsoft details more Windows 10 features; makes OS free for select users in the first year

Microsoft details more Windows 10 features; makes OS free for select users in the first year

NEWS  /  22 Jan 2015  /  1 weeks ago

At its second official major reveal today, Microsoft unveils more features of its upcoming Windows 10 operating system, its strategy moving forward, and hints on how it'd price the OS.

Samsung rumored to be dropping Qualcomm chip from next Galaxy S smartphone

Samsung rumored to be dropping Qualcomm chip from next Galaxy S smartphone

NEWS  /  21 Jan 2015  /  1 weeks ago

According to rumors, Samsung is said to be dropping Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon processors in favor of its own for the next Galaxy S smartphone.

Alleged photos of HTC One (M9) leaked, reveals same design with new rear camera

Alleged photos of HTC One (M9) leaked, reveals same design with new rear camera

NEWS  /  21 Jan 2015  /  1 weeks ago

We might be looking at the first two images of HTC's upcoming One flagship smartphone, which is expected to retain a similar design with a new 20.7-megapixel rear camera sensor. Hit the link to find out more!

Samsung Galaxy Alpha review

Samsung Galaxy Alpha: A beautiful metal experiment with the wrong price

REVIEW  /  20 Jan 2015

The Galaxy Alpha smartphone is Samsung's experiment on using metal for its body construct and is positioned to compete against the iPhone 6. Does Samsung's experimentation with the 4.7-inch Alpha pay off? We investigate.

Xiaomi Mi Note vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: A closer look

Xiaomi Mi Note vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: A closer look

FEATURE  /  20 Jan 2015

Xiaomi's newly released Mi Note phablet has drawn a lot of comparisons to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus (not least from Xiaomi itself). But are those comparisons warranted? We take a closer look to see how it holds up to scrutiny when placed side by side with the iPhone 6 Plus.

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for HTC One (M8) available now

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for HTC One (M8) available now

NEWS  /  19 Jan 2015  /  1 weeks ago

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update is now available for HTC One (M8) users in Singapore. The over-the-air update brings new features to the lock screen and multitasking panel.

HTC to launch next flagship smartphone on March 1 at MWC 2015

HTC to launch next flagship smartphone on March 1 at MWC 2015

NEWS  /  16 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

HTC just sent out media invites to an event on March 1 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 where it is expected to unveil the next generation HTC One flagship smartphone.

Apple rumored to equip next iPhone 6S with dual-lens camera and "Force Touch"

Apple rumored to equip next iPhone 6S with dual-lens camera and "Force Touch"

NEWS  /  16 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Apple is alleged to adopt a dual-lens camera and the pressure-sensitive touch technology "Force Touch" of its Watch for its next generation iPhone 6S. Read on to find out more.

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