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Samsung Galaxy S7 with Snapdragon 820 SoC appears on Geekbench

Samsung Galaxy S7 with Snapdragon 820 SoC appears on Geekbench

While listings with the Exynos 8890 SoC are not new, this is the first appearance of a Samsung model with the Snapdragon 820 SoC.
Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 2016 versions now at Bluetooth SIG

Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 2016 editions now at Bluetooth SIG

The entry-level Galaxy J series has popped up again in official documents as the SM-J5108 and and SM-J7108.
ZeroLemon 8500 mAh battery case for Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5 get 8500 mAh battery case from ZeroLemon

These new battery cases can provide three full charges while protecting the handsets as well, although they are quite bulky.
Google Project Ara shows up on GFXBench with Snapdragon 810 and 13.8-inch display

Google Project Ara modular device hits GFXBench

Although the result of this project should be a smartphone, the device spotted on GFXBench uses a 13.8-inch display and Android Marshmallow, but ...
Amazon France momentarily lists Microsoft Lumia 650 for sale

Amazon France momentarily lists Microsoft Lumia 650 for sale

The preemptive listing confirms many previous rumors and a suggested retail price of 230 Euros.
Xiaomi Mi 5 to support NFC and 4G LTE

Xiaomi Mi 5 to support NFC and 4G LTE

Xiaomi CEO boasts NFC and 4G support as more images of the final retail packaging leak online.
ZTE Blade A452 Smartphone Review

80% ZTE Blade A452 Smartphone Review

Big battery. While focus is placed on a thin-as-possible line in many other smartphones, ZTE's Blade A456 sacrifices that for a relatively generously sized 4000 mAh battery. Our report reveals whether that also ensures a long battery life.
Mediatek MT6735 | ARM Mali-T720 MP2 | 5.0" | 157 g
LG G5 cases reveal dual rear cameras with dual LED Flash

LG G5 cases reveal dual rear cameras with dual LED Flash

Accessories for the upcoming LG G5 show off key hardware features leading up to an official reveal this coming February 21st.
HTC posts record losses as of Q4 2015

HTC posts record losses as of Q4 2015

Sales down by almost half during the last quarter resulting in losses of about 91.82 million Euros.
More Microsoft Lumia 650 press images surface

More Microsoft Lumia 650 press images surface

The chassis is expected to be very similar to the current Lumia 550 series and with a retail price of around 200 Euros.
More hands-on photos and renders leak on Microsoft Lumia 850

More hands-on photos and renders leak on Microsoft Lumia 850

Windows phones haven't been a success story for Microsoft. Nonetheless, the impending Lumia 850 may be just around the corner with more leaks fro...
OnePlus Valentine's Day promo includes free StyleSwap cover

OnePlus Valentine's Day promo includes free StyleSwap cover

The StyleSwap cover retails for $27 and will be free for a limited time while supplies last.
Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch engineered by HP

HP-powered Isaac Mizrahi smartwatch now available

This smartwatch has basic notifications, its face is framed by Swarovski crystals, and has a price of $249.99 USD.
UK AI firm SwiftKey joins Microsoft

Microsoft buys SwiftKey

Eight years since its debut, UK-based artificial intelligence firm SwiftKey joins the Redmond giant, and its technology will be used with Word Fl...
Xiaomi confirms US Mobile is not an authorized reseller of its smartphones

Xiaomi confirms US Mobile is not an authorized reseller of its smartphones

The Chinese manufacturer is still not offering its smartphones directly to customers in the United States despite US Mobile unofficially jumping ...
Sony Xperia M5 coming this month for 400 Euros

Sony Xperia M5 coming this month for 400 Euros

The 5-inch smartphone will offer FHD resolution, 21.5 MP rear camera, and protection against water and dust.
Android February security update images for Google Nexus devices already available

February security update already available for Nexus devices

This patch solves five critical bugs and four high severity issues, as well as one "moderate" problem.
Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2016 teaser video #TheNextGalaxy

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2016 date now official

The event will take place on February 21st and will be streamed live via YouTube and Samsung Newsroom, but the details are still secret.
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge renders purportedly leaked

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge renders purportedly leaked

Evleaks is at it again with supposedly official renders of the yet unannounced Samsung flagships with Gold and Black color options.
Sony Xperia sales down 15 percent as of Q4 2015

Sony Xperia sales down 15 percent as of Q4 2015

Sony's mobile arm facing reduced sales with higher profits as a result of restructuring and refocusing.
ZTE Grand X3 Android smartphone hits Cricket Wireless

ZTE Grand X3 hits Cricket

This Cricket Wireless-exclusive handset has low-end specs, starting with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 SoC and the 5.5-inch HD display, but also re...
Huawei Honor 5X Gold Android smartphone headed for the US market

Huawei Honor 5X hits the US via Amazon tomorrow

This affordable 5.5-inch 4G LTE, dual-SIM Android handset with fingerprint reader becomes available for the US market one day later than expected...
Oppo F1 Plus Android smartphone specs revealed

Oppo F1 Plus coming in April

Oppo has launched the F1 smartphone and also announced a larger variant, dubbed F1 Plus, that is scheduled to be released in April.
Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 specifications potentially leaked

Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 specifications potentially leaked

Kernal source code from GitHub reveals possible technical details on the Galaxy J7 2016 smartphone.
Top 5 smartphone manufacturers saw increase in shipments for 2015

Top 5 smartphone manufacturers saw increase in shipments for 2015

According to IDC, smartphone shipments this past year from the world's largest manufacturers were up 10 percent compared to 2014.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Android flagship to offer record battery life

Samsung Galaxy S7 to offer record battery life

In addition to its previously rumored improved dust and water resistance, the next-gen Samsung flagship is expected to offer over 17 hours of vid...
Lenovo-owned Motorola to launch a new Moto smartphone this summer

Lenovo's new Moto phone allegedly coming in July

The new Moto handset by Lenovo will aim the US market and promises to be more attractive and innovative.
OnePlus X premium smartphone now available without invite

OnePlus X drops the invite system

Less than two months after doing the same for the OnePlus 2 flagship, this Chinese phone maker ditches the invite system for its cheaper sibling...
LG launches K4 and K10 budget smartphones

LG launches K4 and K10 budget smartphones

The global rollout will begin this week in Europe followed by CIS and other markets in the coming weeks to months.
Samsung smartphone shipments during 2015 exceeded 320 million units

Samsung shipped almost 325 million smartphones during 2015

Global smartphone shipments exceeded 1.4 billion during 2015, and Samsung was the leader of the market, with 324.8 million units shipped, 2.1 per...
Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition Android smartphone with Intel Atom Z3590

Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition gets a new processor

The Special Edition of this 5.5-inch handset now features the Intel Atom Z3590 processor, next to BoostMaster fast-charging technology and up to ...
Google discounting Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P for a limited time

Google discounting Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P for a limited time

Nexus 5X and 6P buyers can save up to 80 Euros and 100 Euros, respectively, on order placed before February 12, 2016.
Gionee unveils Marathon M5 mini

Gionee unveils Marathon M5 mini

It’s very similar to the recently released M5 Lite model but comes equipped with less RAM and storage space.
Lumia 650 available for preorder before official launch

Lumia 650 available for preorder before official launch

The upcoming Windows 10-based smartphone is reportedly going to be positioned as an affordable business handset.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Smartphone Review

89% Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Smartphone Review

Hello, Lumia! The new Windows flagship is finally here. Besides powerful components, you also get great features like Windows Hello and Continuum. The biggest drawback of the device is the software, because Windows 10 Mobile does not seem to be quite ready yet.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 | Qualcomm Adreno 430 | 5.7" | 165 g
LG G4 Android flagship has a bootloop problem caused by hardware

LG G4 has hardware issues

LG Electronics confirmed that the booting issue encountered by owners of some G4 handsets is caused by a loose contact between components, this p...
Huawei Honor 5X Android smartphone gets January software update

Huawei Honor 5X gets minor software update

Not long after its launch in China and before reaching the US market, this affordable mid-ranger gets a security update that contains January's p...
Oppo announces 50 million smartphones sold in 2015

Oppo announces 50 million smartphones sold in 2015

The milestone represents a 67 percent growth for the company and places the manufacturer in the Top 10 ranking for the world's largest smartphone...
Samsung flagship devices get January 2016 security update

Samsung flagships get this month's security update

The entire lineup of Samsung Android flagship handsets receives this month's update that patches critical security issues.
Microsoft Arrow Launcher Android app gets updated

Microsoft updates Arrow Launcher

This Android launcher by Microsoft Garage now features double tap screen to lock and most issues reported so far have been solved.
Panasonic unveils Eluga Turbo smartphone

Panasonic unveils Eluga Turbo smartphone

The device sports some decent specifications considering its quite affordable price..
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Smartphone Review

88% Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Smartphone Review

Mirror, mirror in my hand. Sony's new Xperia Z5 Premium flagship not only shines with high-performance technology and an exceptionally high-resolution ultra HD panel, its back can double as a mirror. Our report elucidates how well the Premium smartphone fares against the smaller Xperia Z5 and established competition.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 | Qualcomm Adreno 430 | 5.5" | 181 g
Alleged Samsung employee shares details on the Galaxy S7

Alleged Samsung employee shares details on the Galaxy S7

The source reiterates on the March 11th launch window and the new 12 MP f/1.7 rear camera that is expected to be flushed with the design.
Alleged Apple iPhone 5SE photos leak

Alleged Apple iPhone 5SE photos leak

The "iPhone 5SE" is expected to resemble the iPhone 5S upgraded with iPhone 6S internals and with more color options.
Rumors point to a March 11th launch date for the Samsung Galaxy S7

Rumors point to a March 11th launch date for the Samsung Galaxy S7

More evidence suggests an official announcement and U.S. launch date for the Samsung flagships within the next two months.
OnePlus X smartphone gets OxygenOS 2.2.0

OnePlus X gets OxygenOS 2.2.0

This handset receives the update one month after OnePlus 2 got it, the list of changes including manual mode for the camera, dual-SIM preference...
Lenovo launches K5 Note smartphone

Lenovo launches K5 Note smartphone

The handset is powered by MediaTek’s octa-core Helio P10 processor clocked at 1.8 GHz with integrated Mali-T860 graphics, coupled with 2 GB of RA...
Xiaomi Redmi 3 Smartphone Review

82% Xiaomi Redmi 3 Smartphone Review

Budget price, mainstream performance. The latest affordable Redmi model from the Chinese manufacturer carries a surprisingly bright backlight and long battery runtimes with the new Snapdragon 616 SoC for just under $160 USD.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 MSM8939v2 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 5" | 144 g
HTC One A9 Android smartphone gets January security update

HTC One A9 gets software update

Yesterday, owners of unlocked One A9 handsets started to receive the January firmware containing security updates and bug fixes arrived via OTA.
The future of Microsoft Windows Phone OS could be bleak

The future of Microsoft Windows Phone OS could be bleak

Paul Thurrott casts doubts on the Surface Phone after revealing that the Lumia team had been largely dissolved.
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)