Sony unveils Xperia Z4 for Japan, another global flagship model to launch in May

Sony unveils Xperia Z4 for Japan, another global flagship model to launch in May

NEWS  /  20 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Sony just unveiled the 5.2-inch Xperia Z4 hours ago. While it is a model exclusive to the Japanese market, rumor has it that Sony is planning to launch another flagship smartphone for the global market by the end of May. Read on to find out more.

Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge found to cost around US$290 to build, more than Apple's iPhones

Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge found to cost around US$290 to build, more than Apple's iPhones

NEWS  /  20 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

According to research firm IHS, the new Galaxy S6 Edge is Samsung's most expensive phone to date and costs more to build than the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Sony Xperia Z4 to sport a full-metal design, fingerprint sensor and new UI?

Sony Xperia Z4 to sport a full-metal design, fingerprint sensor and new UI?

NEWS  /  20 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

A leaked database of internal Sony documents reveals that the upcoming Xperia Z4 smartphone could possibly come with a full-metal design and a fingerprint sensor. In addition, a new user interface (UI) is hinted in some of the documents. Read on to find out more.

Xiaomi announces Mi Note Black Edition, only 30,000 units available for sale

Xiaomi announces Mi Note Black Edition, only 30,000 units available for sale

NEWS  /  19 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Xiaomi adds a new member to the Mi Note family - the Mi Note Black Edition. The limited edition model was announced by Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun and Chinese singer Jason Zhang. Hit the link to find out more about this exclusive Mi Note model.

Guess the two phones responsible for two drunken roommates stabbing each other

Guess the two phones responsible for two drunken roommates stabbing each other

NEWS  /  18 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Two drunken roommates were in a heated argument over two smartphone models and ended up stabbing each other. Can you guess which are the two smartphone models?

Letv announces 3 new smartphones, but what happened at their event was more interesting

Letv announces 3 new smartphones, but what happened at their event was more interesting

FEATURE  /  17 Apr 2015

Letv kept bashing Apple at their April 14th launch event. You won't believe what they did next.

Apple could use Apple Watch's hardened aluminum in next iPhone to rid bending issues

Apple could use Apple Watch's hardened aluminum in next iPhone to rid bending issues

NEWS  /  17 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

According to rumors, Apple will use its Apple Watch's hardened aluminum in its next iPhone to lay "bendgate" issues to rest once and for all.

Cyanogen OS will also bundle Microsoft apps and services

Cyanogen OS will also bundle Microsoft apps and services

NEWS  /  17 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Cyanogen has announced a strategic partnership with Microsoft to integrate the latter’s apps and services into Cyanogen OS.

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro available in China on May 6, to launch in new champagne gold finish

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro available in China on May 6, to launch in new champagne gold finish

NEWS  /  16 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun just announced on his Weibo account that the Mi Note Pro will go on sale in China on May 6. The company is also launching the model in a new color finish, champagne gold.

Microsoft’s LTE-capable Lumia 640 and 640 XL handsets will go on sale this Saturday

Microsoft’s LTE-capable Lumia 640 and 640 XL handsets will go on sale this Saturday

NEWS  /  16 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

The Lumia 640 and the 640 XL are powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor with 1GB of RAM. Out of the box, both run Windows Phone 8.1 OS with the Lumia Denim; but they're also upgradeable to Windows 10 when the OS drops later this year.

Hands-on: Huawei P8 and P8 Max

Hands-on: Huawei P8 and P8 Max

FEATURE  /  16 Apr 2015

Huawei's new flagship device is here. The 5.2-inch P8 boasts an ultra-thin, full metal design, octa-core processor, dual-sim capabilities and Huawei has loaded it with interesting hardware and software features to give it an edge over the competition. Oh and there's also a 6.8-inch phablet version, the P8 Max!

Hearthstone out now on phones

Hearthstone out now on phones

NEWS  /  16 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Blizzard's highly addictive card game finally lands on phones and we take it for a spin. First impressions inside! Plus, info on BlizzCon tickets; when to get them, where to get them, and of course, how much they cost.

Huawei unveils the 64-bit, octa-core-powered, 6.4mm thin, full-metal Ascend P8

Huawei unveils the 64-bit, octa-core-powered, 6.4mm thin, full-metal Ascend P8

NEWS  /  16 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Huawei launched its latest flagship smartphone today, the Ascend P8. Running on Android Lollipop 5.0 and powered by an octa-core Kirin 930 64-bit processor with 3GB RAM, the 5.2-inch full metal build smartphone boasts a Full HD display and a 13-megapixel camera with best-in-class optical image stabilization.

Apple, Canon and Samsung dominate usage statistics on the Flickr community

Apple, Canon and Samsung dominate usage statistics on the Flickr community

NEWS  /  15 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Flickr just released device usage statistics for its community. The results are not surprising; Apple iPhones, Canon and Samsung devices dominate the charts in the past year. Read on to find out more.

Bloomberg: OnePlus 2 to launch in Q3 and a cheaper model by the end of the year

Bloomberg: OnePlus 2 to launch in Q3 and a cheaper model by the end of the year

NEWS  /  15 Apr 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Bloomberg reports that the next generation flagship smartphone from Chinese company OnePlus will be unveiled in Q3 while a cheaper model is scheduled for launch before the end of the year.

ASUS brings the whole village of Zenfone 2 accessories

ASUS brings the whole village of Zenfone 2 accessories

NEWS  /  15 Apr 2015  /  3 weeks ago

With the successful launch of the new Zenfone 2 series, the company rides in its wake to release an eclectic mix of Zenfone 2 accessories.

ASUS unveils its new Zenfone 2 series smartphones

ASUS unveils its new Zenfone 2 series smartphones

NEWS  /  15 Apr 2015  /  3 weeks ago

ASUS has announced the new Zenfone 2 series. Some models are currently available for pre-order while the top-end ones will be coming very soon! Read on to uncover more details.

Apple purchases Israeli camera technology company LinX for US$20 million

Apple purchases Israeli camera technology company LinX for US$20 million

NEWS  /  15 Apr 2015  /  3 weeks ago

Apple has just confirmed that it has acquired LinX, an Israeli camera technology company which specializes in multi-aperture imaging, for US$20 million.

Sales of Samsung Galaxy S6 models expected to hit record numbers in Korea

Sales of Samsung Galaxy S6 models expected to hit record numbers in Korea

NEWS  /  14 Apr 2015  /  3 weeks ago

Quoting information provided by a Samsung official, Yonhap News reported that Samsung is on track to hit record sales numbers for its Galaxy S6 models in Korea. Read on to find out more.

Sharp has a 5.5-inch IGZO display that offers a mind-boggling 4K resolution

Sharp has a 5.5-inch IGZO display that offers a mind-boggling 4K resolution

NEWS  /  14 Apr 2015  /  3 weeks ago

Smartphones are entering some kind of a pixel war and Sharp has fired the latest salvo. It has just announced that it has a 5.5-inch IGZO display capable of offering 4K resolution.

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