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Microsoft Lumia 435 Smartphone Review

75% Microsoft Lumia 435 Smartphone Review

Windows Phone X. Microsoft's Lumia 435 is an inexpensive Windows Phone. But wait a minute; isn't the Lumia 535 already available? We check whether Microsoft's smallest Lumia smartphone makes any sense.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 8210 | Qualcomm Adreno 302 | 4" | 134 g
Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition will be presented at MWC 2015

MWC 2015 | Meizu is preparing MX4 Ubuntu Edition smartphone

Unlike most previous Ubuntu smartphones, Meizu's MX4 Ubuntu Edition is packed with flagship-tier hardware.
Second-gen Motorola Moto E Android smartphone now available starting at $119.99 USD

The new Moto E rolls out

The second generation drops the dual SIM capability, but brings 4G LTE connectivity, a larger screen, a faster processor, as well as more interna...
First VAIO smartphone rumored to be announced on March 12

First VAIO smartphone rumored to be announced on March 12

The new owner of VAIO, the Japan Industrial Partners investment fund, is allegedly gearing up to officially announce the first VAIO smartphone in...
Samsung 128 GB UFS 2.0 embedded memory chips

Samsung intros 128 GB UFS 2.0 embedded memory for smartphones

The industry’s first 128 GB ultra-fast UFS 2.0 embedded memory for next-gen high-end smartphones has just entered mass production.
iOcean M6752 Smartphone Review

81% iOcean M6752 Smartphone Review

Big and powerful. iOcean proves that you don't have to spend $500 on a high-end smartphone. The M6752 carries a 5.5-inch 1080p display with 3 GB RAM, 4G compatibility, and a sandstone back cover to boot. For about $200, this is an inexpensive media powerhouse.
Mediatek MT6752 | ARM Mali-T760 MP2 | 5.5" | 158 g
Sony Xperia E4g: LTE smartphone priced at 120 Euro

Sony Xperia E4g: LTE smartphone priced at 120 Euro

Sony announced today a new entry-level smartphone called the Xperia E4g. The LTE smartphone will be released in April at prices starting at 120 E...
Updated Microsoft Lumia 635 to come with 1GB of RAM

Updated Microsoft Lumia 635 to come with 1GB of RAM

Microsoft is apparently working on an updated version of the Lumia 635 that comes with 1 GB RAM. The updated handset is said to be unveiled next ...
Samsung Galaxy S6 with curved display confirmed by T-Mobile teaser

Samsung Galaxy S6 with curved display confirmed by T-Mobile teaser

T-Mobile USA recently published a photo teaser of the upcoming Galaxy S6. The photo confirms that the smartphone will feature a curved display an...
LG Joy, Leon, Spirit and Magna officially announced

LG Joy, Leon, Spirit and Magna officially announced

LG has officially announced four new mid-range Android smartphones called the LG Joy, Magna, Leon, and Spirit.
New Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser is all about metal

New Samsung Galaxy S6 teaser is all about metal

A new Samsung Galaxy S6 video teaser from the South Korean manufacturer emphasizes the metal build of the upcoming flagship. The Galaxy S6 will b...
Nokia Lumia 735 Smartphone Review

84% Nokia Lumia 735 Smartphone Review

Great for selfies. Microsoft's Lumia 735 is a good middle-class smartphone with decent cameras on both sides and a comprehensive set of features. The bold colors, which are common for the Lumia-series, make quite a statement as well.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 | Qualcomm Adreno 305 | 4.7" | 134 g
Qualcomm adds Snapdragon 415, 425, 618 and 620 to its ARM SoC portfolio

Qualcomm announces four new Snapdragon SoCs

The new Snapdragon 415, 425, 618 and 620 transform once-premium features such as 64-bit support, LTE and Wi-Fi 802.11ac into baseline standards.
Samsung Galaxy A3 Smartphone Review

86% Samsung Galaxy A3 Smartphone Review

A small metal gadget. Samsung uses a slim metal casing for its Galaxy A lineup and had really impressed us with the Galaxy A5, even though the voice quality was not that good. In this report we will see why the Galaxy A3 is good, but not a bargain.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 4.5" | 110 g
HTC teases the One M9 for March 1st announcement

HTC teases the One M9 for March 1st announcement

HTC confirmed today that the One M9 will be officially introduced on March 1st at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. The smartphone is ...
Samsung Galaxy A5 Smartphone Review

87% Samsung Galaxy A5 Smartphone Review

Who knew? Samsung stuck to polycarbonate, removable batteries and a slightly fancy design for years... and then it launches the Galaxy A lineup and takes a U-turn. We will see whether there are more surprises by examining the 5-inch Galaxy A5 model.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 5.0" | 123 g
LG G4 allegedly scheduled for April announcement

LG G4 allegedly scheduled for April announcement

A new rumor claims that the official unveiling of the LG G4 is planned for the month of April. On the first day of March, two major Android flags...
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Smartphone Review

88% Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Smartphone Review

Lateral thinking. Are there still any real innovations in smartphones? Samsung surprises the consumer with the Samsung Galaxy Edge and its curved screen that arches around the casing's front. In this report, we will find out whether this really has any impact on how the phone is used.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 | Qualcomm Adreno 420 | 5.6" | 174 g
A rendered image of the Galaxy S6's possible design (Photo: Gottabe Mobile)

Samsung Galaxy S6 might get a new TouchWiz version, end-March release rumored

Samsung's proprietary launcher is expected to be considerably revamped for the company's new flagship smartphone whose release date was deduced u...
HTC Desire 820 Smartphone Review

82% HTC Desire 820 Smartphone Review

Pumped up. With the Desire 820, HTC introduces the more powerful successor to the Desire 816. Although equipped with a 64-bit capable Snapdragon 615 processor, the smartphone still runs the older Google Android 4.4.4 KitKat and features a slimmer build as well as a lower price price point.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 5.5" | 155 g
Verykool s5511 Juno Quatro Smartphone Review

77% Verykool s5511 Juno Quatro Smartphone Review

A Veryhot deal? San Diego-based company offers a small range of affordable smartphones that should satisfy casual users on the go. The s5511 is a good alternative to mainstream brands and even offers one of the brightest displays on the market.
Mediatek MT6582 | ARM Mali-400 MP | 5.5" | 157 g
Samsung Galaxy S6 CNET Korea leaked images

Samsung Galaxy S6 support pages spotted online

Support pages for the upcoming flagship have been spotted yesterday, but they are no longer available.
Second-gen Motorola Moto E costs $99 and ships with Android Lollipop

Second-gen Moto E comes with Lollipop and costs $99 USD

The second iteration of Motorola's budget smartphone has a 4.5-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor, 4G LTE connectivity, and comes lo...
Sony announces the entry-level Xperia E4

Sony announces the entry-level Xperia E4

Without too much fanfare, today Sony unveiled the Xperia Z4, a new Android smartphone. The main highlights of the entry-level device are a 5-inch...
Sony Xperia Z4 benchmark leak reveals Snapdragon 810 SoC

Sony Xperia Z4 benchmark leak reveals Snapdragon 810 SoC

The first leaked Sony Xperia Z4 benchmark result has arrived: the upcoming Sony flagship has been spotted in the Geekbench database, along with m...
Microsoft MWC 2015 press event scheduled for March 2

Microsoft MWC 2015 press event scheduled for March 2

Microsoft started sending out invitations for a press event that the giant will hold on March 2nd in Barcelona at the 2015 edition of the Mobile ...
OnePlus One: invitation-free purchases coming each Tuesday

OnePlus One: invitation-free purchases coming each Tuesday

Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus announced that the One will start being available for purchase without an invite on every Tuesday. The pr...
New screenshots of Windows 10 for smartphones surface online

New screenshots of Windows 10 for smartphones surface online

New screenshots of the Windows 10 Technical Preview for smartphones have surfaced online, allowing us a sneak peak at some previously undisclosed...
Sony Xperia E1 II

Mid-range Sony Xperia E1 II leaked by Spanish retailer

The successor of the Sony Xperia E1 has been spotted on the website of a Spanish retailer. The main highlights of the updated entry-level smartph...
BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition 4.5-inch smartphone

First Ubuntu phone launches next week

The 4.5-inch BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition hits the European market for 169.90 EUR starting next week through a series of Flash Sales.
Gionee to unveil new ultra-slim smartphone on March 2

MWC 2015 | Gionee to unveil new ultra-slim smartphone on March 2

The race towards thinner and thinner smartphone continues. Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee announced that it will unveil a new ultra-thin ...
OnePlus: Oxygen OS release date set for February 12

OnePlus: Oxygen OS release date set for February 12

OnePlus CEO Peter Lau announced that the company's own custom Android implementation called Oxygen OS will reach OnePlus One owners on February 1...
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: once a rumor, soon to be reality

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge trademarks registered in South Korea

The rumors about the upcoming Galaxy S6 version with curved-edge display were true.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

February 2015 update. Here you'll find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and com...
HTC One M9 and M9 Plus: new details surface online

HTC One M9 and M9 Plus: new details surface online

The back cover of a golden HTC One M9 aka HTC Hima has been leaked online, allowing us a sneak peak at the design of the upcoming HTC flagship. I...
Asus oficially unveils the Zenfone C

Asus oficially unveils the Zenfone C

Asus has officially unveiled a new affordable Android smartphone in Taiwan. The Asus ZenFone C comes with a 4.5-inch display and a dual-core Inte...
Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus overtake Android handsets

Apple iPhone overtakes Android handsets in the US

Apple’s smartphone sales grew across the US, Europe and China during the Christmas quarter, overtaking Android handsets in the US for the first t...
Motorola Moto X 2014 reaches 1 million pre-orders in China

Motorola Moto X 2014 reaches 1 million pre-orders in China

Motorola announced that it the Moto X (2014) has already been pre-ordered by 1 million Chinese customers.
Apple iOS topped Android in the US during Q4 2014

Apple iOS topped Android in the US during Q4 2014

Kantar Worldpanel recently announced the results of a very interesting report: in the United States, Apple's iOS was on par with Google's Android...
Samsung_Galaxy_S6_render

This could be the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6

Rumors about the upcoming Galaxy S6 from Samsung just keep surfacing online. New colors, new payment system, faster hardware, these have all been...
Microsoft Lumia 535 Smartphone Review

79% Microsoft Lumia 535 Smartphone Review

Flying a new flag. The Lumia 535 is the first smartphone that has not only been developed under the umbrella of Microsoft but is also sold under the name of the new owner. It is located in the entry-level sector and catches the eye with its large screen and colorful casing covers. Our report reveals what is found under the shell.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8212 | Qualcomm Adreno 302 | 5.0" | 146 g
LoopPay mobile payment system could soon work with Galaxy S6

Samsung's new payment system coming with Galaxy S6

Apple Pay might get a competitor from Samsung as soon as March, when the South Korean company will launch a payment system based on LoopPay.
Verizon Galaxy S5 Lollipop official update notes

Verizon Galaxy S5 gets Android 5.0 Lollipop update

Samsung Galaxy S5 owners connected to Verizon Wireless' network can finally update their handsets to the latest Android release and enjoy the new...
Samsung Unpacked 2015 event to take place at MWC 2015 in Barcelona

MWC 2015 | Curved Samsung flagship could arrive next month

Invites to a special Samsung event that takes place in Barcelona one day before MWC 2015 opens its gates for the public reveal a curved device - ...
InfoSonics verykool s5015 Spark II Android smartphone for selfies

InfoSonics launches verykool s5015 Spark II smartphone

This new Android handset has a frontal camera with flash, a quad-core processor, 4G LTE connectivity and retails together with a faux-leather sma...
Motorola Moto G2 with LTE support is now available in Brazil

Motorola Moto G2 4G now available in Brazil

Motorola's popular midrange smartphone is now available with 4G/LTE support, two SIM slots and a larger battery.
The Huawei Ascend P8 will be unveiled on April 15th in London

The Huawei Ascend P8 will be unveiled on April 15th in London

Huawei will officially announce its P8 smartphone in London on April 15, 2015. The smartphone is expected to come with a Full HD display and an o...
OnePlus announces OxygenOS, the company's own custom Android ROM

OnePlus announces OxygenOS, the company's own custom Android ROM

OnePlus announced the name of the custom custom ROM that the company is preparing for the international version of the One: OxygenOS. The Chinese...
LG: Overheating problems resolved, G Flex 2 will arrive on schedule

LG insists that the problems with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 are resolved

According to the company, the overheating issues are now fixed and the G Flex 2 smartphone powered by Snapdragon 810 will be released on schedule...
Saygus V2 waterproof Android smartphone now up for pre-order

Saygus V2 now on pre-order for $549 USD

This waterproof Android handset comes with IPX7 protection rating, impressive cameras with optical image stabilization, as well as a Full HD 5-in...
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)