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HTC One M9 First Impressions

88% HTC One M9 First Impressions

Microevolution. HTC only changed a few things about the tried-and-true look of their top-of-the-line One M9. Instead they made significant improvements to the cameras and installed a modern Snapdragon 810 into the smartphone. In a rush of bold self-confidence, they also raised the recommended retail price.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 | Qualcomm Adreno 430 | 5.0" | 157 g
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Mainstream. Here you will find the best smartphones under 300 Euros reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of top models is...
HTC is expected to unveil its One M9+ on 8th of April

HTC schedules "More than One" launch event for April 8

Most likely, the Taiwanese manufacturer will announce its new One M9+ smartphone. Rumored specifications include an octa-core Mediatek SoC and a ...
Toshiba eMMC NAND embedded flash memory 16 GB, THGBMHG7C2LBAIL

Toshiba announces new eMMC 5.1 embedded memory modules

These new JEDEC e-MMC 5.1-compliant embedded NAND flash memory chips will enter mass production in a few months and target a wide range of digita...
Leaked HTC One E9+ photos show glossy plastic build

Leaked HTC One E9+ photos show glossy plastic build

Several new photos of the HTC One E9+ leaked online today showing an all-plastic build. The main highlights include a qHD display and a 20MP prim...
Upcoming Xiaomi Ferrari smartphone shows up in benchmark result

Upcoming Xiaomi Ferrari smartphone shows up in benchmark result

A currently unannounced Xiaomi "Ferrari" smartphone surfaced online today in a leaked benchmark result. The main highlights of the Xiaomi Ferrari...
Foldable smartphone concept render

Foldable smartphones could be coming next year

Reports from South Korea claim that first foldable smartphones from Samsung will hit the market in 2016, while first such tablets could arrive be...
Russian retailer leaks the Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos

Russian retailer leaks the Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos

An online retailer from Russia has leaked the Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos. As the name suggests, the new S6 version comes with dual-SIM support.
Lenovo K3 Note phablet officially announced

Lenovo K3 Note phablet officially announced

Lenovo has officially unveiled the K3 Note, a budget Android phablet. In addition to a fullHD display, the K3 Note also comes with an octa-core p...
Infosonics announces the LTE-enabled verykool SL4500 Fusion

Infosonics announces the LTE-enabled verykool SL4500 Fusion

Infosonics announced today the verykool SL4500 Fusion, a budget smartphone with LTE capabilities. The smartphone is priced at $159 unlocked.
Leaked Sony Xperia Cosmos photo shows front-facing LED flash

Leaked Sony Xperia Cosmos photo shows front-facing LED flash

A new Sony smartphone rumored to be called the Xperia Cosmos surfaced online today in a leaked photo. The main highlight of the Xperia Cosmos see...
LG G4 Note could get a metal case

LG G4 Note phablet rumored to come with a metal case

The company might build a premium rival to Samsung's new flagships, but it won't be the upcoming G4 smartphone.
Icon Q Q5.5 dual SIM Android smartphone with octa-core processor and 13 MP main camera

Icon Q unveils the Q5.5 budget smartphone

This dual SIM Android handset has an octa-core MediaTek SoC inside, 2 GB RAM, 13 MP main camera, and retails unlocked for just $199 USD.
HTC allegedly solves One M9 overheating through software update

HTC allegedly solves One M9 overheating through software update

It looks like HTC could have solved the One M9's overheating problems through a software update. Earlier this week, a test proved that the non-fi...
Samsung expected to sell 55 million Galaxy S6 units in 2015

Samsung expected to sell 55 million Galaxy S6 units in 2015

According to the South Korean media, industry watchers from DRAMeXchange expect Samsung to sell more than 55 million units of the premium Galaxy ...
Windows 10 Technical Preview Impressions

Windows 10 Technical Preview Impressions

The tenth era Everything is different with the new Windows: It is supposed to be multi-platform, easier to use and the user can provide feedback for the preview version. Will everything be good? We check this with the Technical Preview of Windows 10 on three devices (laptop, tablet, smartphone).
Next Google Nexus: who will make it?

Next Google Nexus smartphone could be made by LG

It's a known fact that Google changes manufacturers for its Nexus devices periodically. There's a good chance that LG could be chosen once again.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Swarovski crystal-embellished covers

Samsung announces accessory collection for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

The new accessories will launch on April 10 with the new handsets and come from notorious Samsung partners, such as Swarovski, Burton, Montblanc,...
Microsoft Lumia 430 cheap Windows smartphone

Microsoft intros Lumia 430 low-end smartphone

This new low-end Windows Phone handset has basic specs, but is Windows 10-ready and comes with 30 GB of OneDrive cloud storage.
Rose Gold Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge by Goldgenie

Gold Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge coming soon

Goldgenie is working on a luxury family of Samsung's latest flagships that will come in 24k Gold, Rose Gold, and Platinum.
Accidental damage to HTC One M9 and M8 will be covered under Uh Oh Protection in the US

HTC announces Uh Oh Protection for its One M8 and M9 smartphones

The new protection plan provides the owners with a free replacement One M8 or M9 in case of accidental damage or carrier switch and adds credit t...
Samsung Galaxy S gets unofficial Android 5.1 update

Samsung Galaxy S gets unofficial Android 5.1 firmware

Half a decade after its release, the Galaxy S is still a capable handset, fact proven by the unofficial Android 5.1 build for it that has just be...
OnePlus sets clear release dates for Lollipop updates

OnePlus sets clear release dates for Lollipop updates

The company assures that both CyanogenMod 12S and its own OxygenOS will be released by the end of this month. Five OnePlus One smartphones will b...
Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 press renders leak online

Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 press renders leak online

It looks like the upcoming Sony Xperia Z4 smartphone has been leaked online in the form of a couple of press renders. If the leak turns out to be...
BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite officially announced

BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9983 Graphite officially announced

BlackBerry and Porsche Design have just unveiled the P'9983 Graphite luxury smartphone. The main highlights include a leather back, a Snapdragon ...
HTC One M9 overheats to 55 degrees Celsius in GFXBench

HTC One M9 overheats to 55 degrees Celsius in GFXBench

According to a test performed by a Dutch tech website, the HTC One M9 is hotter than any other smartphone, and this in the literal sense. The tes...
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini coming to AT&T March 20

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini hits AT&T on March 20

Almost a year after its launch, the S5 mini reaches AT&T customers, priced at $428.99 USD upfront without contract or $99.99 USD, tied to a two-y...
HTC One M9 release date delayed in Taiwan

HTC One M9 release date delayed in Taiwan

It looks like a software bug has delayed the HTC One M9 release date in Taiwan. It's unknown how this will affect the global release dates.
Karbonn Titanium Mach Two gets officially unveiled

Karbonn Titanium Mach Two gets officially unveiled

Today Karbonn announced the Mach Two, a budget Android smartphone for the Indian market. The main highlights include an octa-core processor, a 5-...
Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact Android smartphones get Lollipop update

Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact get Android 5.0.2 update

These two handsets get their first Lollipop update, a release that combines the "pure" code from Google with Sony software.
HTC publishes five new One M9 promo videos

HTC publishes five new One M9 promo videos

HTC recently posted five new promo videos for the One M9 flagship. The videos briefly demonstrate various aspects such as the software, the camer...
First Google Shop retail store in London opens, two more will follow later this year

Google Shop opens in London

The first Google Shop in London offers Nexus smartphones and tablets, Chromebooks, Chromecasts and Android Wear smartwatches. Two similar stores ...
VAIO Phone Android smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 and 2 GB RAM

The VAIO Phone is now official

The first VAIO smartphone is only available in Japan for now and offers rather average specs - Snapdragon 410 SoC, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal stora...
Acer Iconia Talk S A1-724 Tablet Review

83% Acer Iconia Talk S A1-724 Tablet Review

Talking icon. Acer's Iconia Talk S is a 7-inch tablet/phablet that is capable of making phone calls. Its dual-SIM function and LTE module ensure a good connection on-the-go. An energy-efficient quad-core Snapdragon SoC, a bright HD-IPS display, and Android 4.4 complete the package. Acer enters the battle for buyers at a recommended retail price of 229 Euros (~$245).
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 7" | 275 g
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active rugged Android smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active specs leak online

Industry insiders revealed the specs of the handset that is similar in most aspecs to the Galaxy S6 and that AT&T will be one of the first carrie...
Samsung Animal Edition battery packs, part of Charge the Life campaign

Samsung unveils Animal Edition battery packs

The new power banks feature images of four species of endangered animals and come in two sizes - two that offer 8,400 mAh and two with a capacity...
LG G4: alleged press render leaks online

LG G4: alleged press render leaks online

It looks like an "early" press render of the upcoming LG G4 has leaked online. If this leak turns out to be accurate, the LG G4 will draw some de...
Is Samsung planning to release a rugged Galaxy S6 Active soon?

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active spotted in several databases

The first test samples of what is assumed to be a rugged Galaxy S6 model are already on their way to a Samsung facility in India.
Honor 3C Smartphone Review

78% Honor 3C Smartphone Review

Get the Honor. The young Honor brand of the Chinese manufacturer Huawei adds a new member, which offers a great price-to-performance ratio. A 5-inch HD display, quad-core SoC and dual-SIM functionality – all for 140 Euros (~$149).
Mediatek MT6582 | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 5.0" | 140 g
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML Intel powered Android smartphone

Intel-powered Asus Zenfone 2 hits Taiwan

This family of 4G LTE-enabled Android handsets powered by Intel processors starts at $160 USD in Taiwan and will reach the United States market i...
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Android smartphone with curved display

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge receive record pre-orders

Carriers ordered no less than 20 million Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge units during the first week since launch, a new record for Samsung.
OnePlus One Smartphone Review

87% OnePlus One Smartphone Review

Globetrotter. OnePlus offers a great smartphone with a fantastic performance-price ratio in its firstling. A fast SoC, a high-resolution screen, plenty of storage, and high-speed LTE speak for themselves. However, the manufacturer did not manage to fulfill all the expectations that the technical specifications promise.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC | Qualcomm Adreno 330 | 5.5" | 164 g
HTC One E9 and M9 Plus leaked pics surface online

HTC One E9 and M9 Plus leaked pics surface online

Leaked pictures of the upcoming HTC One E9 and One M9 Plus have recently surfaced online. The One E9 is expected to be be a plastic, cheaper vers...
MediaTek joins Samsung's list of suppliers

Samsung teams up with MediaTek

While the deal is not concluded yet, recent reports claim Samsung may soon use multiple MediaTek chips for their devices, including both Android-...
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Android smartphone coming to Verizon April 1

Verizon Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge pre-orders open April 1

While there is no official launch date yet, Verizon announced they will take pre-orders for the new Samsung handsets starting April 1.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6 facing display issues

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge reportedly facing display issues

Recent reports claim the handsets face touch sensitivity issues near the screen edges, more prominent on the Samsung Galaxy S6.
Apple could be working on a waterproof iPhone

Apple could be working on a waterproof iPhone

Apple has filed a patent with the United States Patent Office for a new technology that could lead to a waterproof iPhone.
LG wins nine MWC 2015 awards

MWC 2015 | LG G3 named Best Smartphone of the Year

Next to the LG G3, the LG Watch Urbane and LG Watch Urbane LTE won no less than nine awards at MWC from various media outlets.
Honor Holly Smartphone Review

79% Honor Holly Smartphone Review

Price-cutting HD. New smartphones for below 150 Euros (~$163) are no longer inevitably found in scrap corners. Honor presents a 5-inch handset with an HD IPS screen that would also fit well in the mid-range. The fact that it is only powered by an entry-level SoC with little RAM barely had an impact in routine use.
Mediatek MT6582 | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 5" | 157 g
Sony Xperia M4 Aqua waterproof Android smartphone

MWC 2015 | Sony Xperia M4 Aqua hits Amazon

This waterproof has just been unveiled in Barcelona and Amazon already has it listed, although as "not available yet" for now.
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)