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HTC Desire 530

80% HTC Desire 530 Smartphone Review

Everyone's Desire? HTC offers a new smartphone from the 200 Euro category. The Desire 530 is to convince buyers with a unique design, decent cameras and unusually good sound among other things. Our test reveals whether the smartphone can fulfill this high claim despite entry-level hardware.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 | Qualcomm Adreno 304 | 5.0" | 140 g
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821/823 scores nearly 155000 points on AnTuTu

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821/823 scores nearly 155000 points on AnTuTu

An upcoming LeEco smartphone has appeared in the benchmark database with scores around 10 percent higher than the existing Snapdragon 820 SoC.
Huawei Y6 II and Y6 Compact entry-level smartphones coming soon

Huawei Y6 II and Y6 Compact entry-level smartphones coming soon

The 5.5-inch 6Y II and 5-inch 6Y II Compact are expected to retail for 200 Euros and 150 Euros, respectively, with Kirin and MediaTek processor o...
LG Stylus 2 Smartphone Review

81% LG Stylus 2 Smartphone Review

Is the stylus the star? LG's Stylus 2 already points to the pen in the name. However, the phablet offers a feature that steals the show from the stylus. Find out what this is in our report.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 5.7" | 142 g
LG K7 Smartphone Review

77% LG K7 Smartphone Review

Social media with hurdles. With the K7, LG promises outstanding selfie-capability at an affordable price point. The 5-inch Android smartphone does many things right, but unfortunately doesn't quite deliver on LG's main promise.
Mediatek MT6580M | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 5.0" | 159 g
Oppo Find 9 may have Snapdragon 823 SoC, 8 GB RAM, and 4100 mAh battery

Oppo Find 9 may have Snapdragon 823 SoC, 8 GB RAM, and 4100 mAh battery

The ambitious leak for the 5.5-inch flagship shows it to be a powerhouse with dual 21 MP rear cameras and a large capacity battery.
More images and specifications leak on ZTE Nubia Z11

More images and specifications leak on ZTE Nubia Z11

Several pictures showing off the thin design and small body of the smartphone have leaked just days before the official unveiling.
LeEco Le Max 2 Pro could come with Snapdragon 823 SoC and 8 GB RAM

LeEco Le Max 2 Pro could come with Snapdragon 823 SoC and 8 GB RAM

The first smartphone with 8 GB RAM may be just around the corner and could even be revealed this Thursday at a press event in Beijing, China.
LG launches Product Security Response Team for its smartphones

LG launches Product Security Response Team for its smartphones

The new website aims to be a user-friendly stop for LG smartphone owners to read up on current Android vulnerabilities, download updates, and rep...
Google sets end-of-life dates for its current selection of Nexus devices

Google sets end-of-life dates for its current selection of Nexus devices

Google is committing to a two-year long support cycle for its newer Nexus smartphones and tablets while smaller patches for security flaws will c...
Samsung to focus on fewer smartphone models for higher profits

Samsung to focus on fewer smartphone models for higher profits

The South Korean manufacturer may be switching from the traditional growth-oriented strategy to a newer profit-oriented strategy in the face of a...
LG Nexus 5X Android handset to get a HTC-made successor

HTC Sailfish specs surface online

This smartphone is said to have a 5-inch full HD display, an unspecified quad-core 64-bit processor, and 4 GB of memory, all with Android N on to...
Pantech Sky IM-100 Android smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor

Pantech launches Sky IM-100 smartphone

This handset is powered by a Snapdragon 430 chip, next to 2 GB RAM and a 3000 mAh battery, having a price of roughly $380 USD.
Huawei Honor 5C now available in parts of Europe

Huawei Honor 5C now available in parts of Europe

The 5.2-inch smartphone will have an aluminum chassis, scratch resistant back, and respectable core specifications for just 200 Euros.
Samsung Galaxy S8 could include UHD display and dual rear cameras

Samsung Galaxy S8 could include UHD display and dual rear cameras

The UHD display aims to improve VR experience where the higher pixel count can have a much larger impact.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)

81% Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) Duos Smartphone Review

Dynamic Duos? Samsung offers an affordable 5-inch smartphone with its Galaxy J3. It still relies on traditional virtues, such as an integrated micro-SD slot and removable battery. But is that enough to survive in the highly competitive low-cost sector?
Spreadtrum SC9830A | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 5.0" | 138 g
Oppo A37 mainstream smartphone now available for $200 USD

Oppo A37 mainstream smartphone now available for $200 USD

The affordable smartphone is stylish and slim with an emphasis on camera quality.
ZTE growing in popularity amongst European users

ZTE growing in popularity amongst European users

The Chinese manufacturer is now the 5th largest smartphone manufacturer in Europe by market share as of Q1 2016.
The new

Upcoming ARM Cortex-A73 could support HDR and 4K UHD at 120 Hz

The ARM "Egil" can bring HDR video and 4K UHD HEVC and VP9 decoding to future smartphones.
Apple patent reveals all-glass curved display

Apple patent reveals all-glass curved display

The curved glass display takes the concept of the Samsung Galaxy Edge to the extreme with virtual volume buttons and sliders.
Latest OnePlus smartphonr suffering from overly aggressive RAM management

OnePlus 3 facing RAM management criticisms

Early adopters of the OnePlus 3 are seeing no benefit from having 6 GB of RAM compared to competing devices with just 4 GB RAM.
Zeiss unveils universal VR One Plus headset for 129 Euros

Zeiss unveils universal VR One Plus headset for 129 Euros

The headset will launch this August and be compatible with most Android and iOS smartphones from 4.7-inches up to 5.5-inches in screen size.
Sony Xperia X Performance Android smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820

Sony Xperia X lineup now up for pre-order in the US

The new Sony handsets come unlocked and will all be available in stores by mid-July.
Asus ZenFone Max Smartphone Review

83% Asus ZenFone Max Smartphone Review

Long, longer, ZenFone Max. Asus launches a smartphone on the market that follows one goal: The ZenFone Max is to achieve ultimate battery life. This begins with the hardware in the form of a strong 5000 mAh battery and ends with energy-saving software solutions. Read in our report whether the mid-range handset by Asus manages to oust the present reference in our battery test.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 5.5" | 202 g
ZTE Nubia Z11 smartphone could be coming this June 28

ZTE Nubia Z11 smartphone could be coming this June 28

Chinese manufacturer to hold launch event in Beijing while TENAA leaks unannounced 5.5-inch Nubia NX541J with large 4900 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Android smartphone could get Marshmallow soon

Marshmallow allegedly coming to Galaxy A3 (2016)

A new version of the Galaxy A3 (2016) user manual has been spotted online and since it includes new parts related to Marshmallow's capabilities, ...
Lenovo Zuk Z2 and Z2 Pro now available for pre-order

Lenovo ZUK Z2 and Z2 Pro now available for pre-order

The mainstream 5-inch Zuk Z2 and flagship 5.2-inch Zuk Z2 Pro will retail for about $370 USD and $520 USD, respectively.
Harman details JBL SoundBoost MotoMod for Moto Z

Harman details JBL SoundBoost MotoMod for Moto Z

The easy-to-use Bluetooth-enabled stereo speaker accessory own 1000 mAh internal battery and kickstand.
Unknown Lenovo Motorola X smartphone leaked through GFXBench

Unknown Motorola XT1662 smartphone appears on GFXBench

The Motorola X series may still be alive judging by this mid-range XT1662 database entry.
LG celebrates X-Men Apocalypse with the X Power and X Mach smartphones

LG celebrates X-Men: Apocalypse with the X Power and X Mach smartphones

The tie-in X Mach smartphone will have a 5.5-inch QHD display while the X Power will have a relatively large 4100 mAh battery pack.
New rumors claim no dual cameras for iPhone 7 Plus

New rumors claim no dual cameras for iPhone 7 Plus

A supposed Foxconn insider is casting doubt that the iPhone 6s Plus successor will be equipped be dual rear cameras due to technical problems.
Xiaomi unveils budget Redmi 3s smartphone

Xiaomi launches budget Redmi 3s smartphone

The 5-inch Redmi 3s will ship with a 720p display, Snapdragon 430 SoC, and 2 GB or 3 GB of RAM starting at 699 Yuan or about 100 Euros.
OnePlus 3 Smartphone First Impressions

OnePlus 3 Smartphone First Impressions

Power-Player. All good things come in threes. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer might have thought just this and launches the third generation of the flagship killer: the OnePlus 3.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 | Qualcomm Adreno 530 | 5.5" | 161 g
Lenovo Moto G4 Plus Smartphone Review

85% Lenovo Moto G4 Plus Smartphone Review

Plus = better? The Moto G4 Plus is basically the regular Moto G4, but with a better camera, quick charging and fingerprint scanner. Should you get the slightly more expensive model?
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 5.5" | 155 g
Sony announces Xperia X Performance and XA smartphones

Sony details Xperia X Performance and XA smartphones

The Xperia XA is coming next Friday for 300 Euros while the X Performance will be available this July for 700 Euros.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Edge Unpacked event coming August 2

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Edge Unpacked event coming August 2

The leaked image from SamMobile shows an upcoming press event in New York City for the next generation of Galaxy Note devices.
LeTV LeMax Pro Android phablet with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor

8 GB RAM handsets might show up sooner than expected

Less than a year after launching the first Snapdragon 820-powered handset, LeTV is expected to become the first company to unveil a handset with ...
LG X Screen Smartphone Review

82% LG X Screen Smartphone Review

Two for a better view? LG's X screen is equipped with two screens for little money. But just how useful is this feature in everyday use? We found out in our test.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 5.0" | 120 g
Huawei Honor 5C coming June 20th

Huawei Honor 5C coming June 20th

The Honor 5C will get its very own virtual launch event on Facebook this upcoming Monday with an expected release date for European regions.
Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 Android smartphone with MediaTek MT6737 processor and fingerprint reader

Asus Zenfone Pegasus 3 coming to China

Although this is the cheapest Zenfone 3 handset, it features a quad-core 64-bit processor, a fingerprint reader, and comes loaded with Android Ma...
Samsung Galaxy On5 $140 USD smartphone with Android Marshmallow

Samsung Galaxy On5 and Galaxy Tab E coming to T-Mobile

The 5-inch Galaxy On5 smartphone has a full retail price of $139.99 USD while the 8-inch Tab E slate will go on sale for $239.99 USD.
Moto Z MotoMod accessory prices allegedly leaked

Moto Z MotoMod accessory prices allegedly leaked

MotoMods will purportedly range from $89 USD for the JBL speakers up to $299 USD for the attachable DLP projector.
5.5-inch display, mid-range SoC, 2 GB RAM, and 16 GB eMMC for 100 Euros

Huawei announces Honor 5A smartphone for Asian territories

The 5.5-inch smartphone offers middle-class Snapdragon 617 hardware for a very low-end price of about 100 Euros.
New interface could be dropping the App Drawer for a new style specifically for the Galaxy Note series

Samsung testing updated Galaxy Note UI

A beta version of the UI is available for Galaxy Note 5 owners in South Korea and China. Supposedly, the App Drawer will now be completely option...
OnePlus 3 Android smartphone with 6 GB RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 820

OnePlus 3 hits the OnePlus store

The Snapdragon 820-powered handset with 6 GB RAM hits the market today as expected, but retails for $399 USD in the US.
Samsung releases official teaser image for Galaxy Note 7

Potential teaser image for the next Galaxy Note online

New image suggests a jump in naming convention and multiple SKUs utilizing rounded edges.
Samsung Galaxy J2 cheap Android smartphone coming to the US

Samsung Galaxy J2 heading for the US market

One month after receiving its FCC certifications, the Galaxy J2 reaches Bluetooth SIG on its way to the US market.
Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge flagship sales to reach 25 million units by the end of June

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge sales nearing 25 million units

With more than 10 million units shipped in the first month since their launch, the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are now expected to reach the 25 million...
Coolpad Torino S Smartphone Review

82% Coolpad Torino S Smartphone Review

Mid-range meets premium. The Chinese smartphone brand Coolpad has in a way reinvented the mid-range for the Torino S model. Premium features are to primarily define the new "premium mid-range", and the first representative of this product category is Coolpad's Torino S. Find out whether it can keep the promise that its manufacturer makes in our report.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 4.7" | 119 g
Samsung could be launching smartphones with flexible displays by 2017

Samsung could be launching tablets with flexible displays by 2017

Samsung itself is confirming that the company is preparing to unveil its first lineup of foldable devices.

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Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)