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HTC One M9 could get a successor as soon as March 2016

HTC One M9 successor might launch in March

According to multiple sources, the handset will be unveiled in two variants (Qualcomm- and MediaTek-powered) during a dedicated launch event.
Samsung Galaxy S7 specs revealed on Geekbench

Samsung Galaxy S7 spotted on Geekbench once again

According to the latest benchmark spotted online, this upcoming 5.1-inch handset will feature a Quad HD display, packing a Samsung Exynos 8890 pr...
ZTE announces Axon Mini Premium Edition in Europe for 390 Euros

ZTE announces Axon Mini Premium Edition in Europe for 390 Euros

The 5.2-inch smartphone includes a pressure sensitive display and Snapdragon 616 SoC.
Motorola slashing prices on smartphones and Moto 360 smartwatches

Motorola slashing prices on smartphones and Moto 360 smartwatches

The region-specific and limited time promotion will see price cuts on the first generation Nexus 6 and second generation Moto 360 until the First...
BlackBerry Priv Android smartphone coming to T-Mobile starting at $0 USD down

BlackBerry Priv coming to T-Mobile next week

This Android handset with QWERTY keyboard will be available for $0 down through the JUMP! On Demand plan starting next week.
Huawei ShotX Smartphone Review

83% Huawei ShotX Smartphone Review

Success owed to a rotatable camera? A very good front-facing camera is still a rare thing. Huawei treats its ShotX to a rotatable camera that shoots both selfies and normal photos.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 MSM8939v2 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 5.2" | 156 g
Huawei P9 smartphone could be coming in four SKUs

Huawei P9 smartphone could be coming in four SKUs

The Chinese manufacturer is planning on launching the regular P9 alongside the P9 Lite, P9 Max, and a P9 with dual rear cameras.
Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 leaks on GFXBench

Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 leaks on GFXBench

A new entry in the GFXBench database claims to be the unannounced 5.2-inch Samsung Galaxy J5.
ZTE launches Nubia Prague S smartphone

ZTE launches Nubia Prague S smartphone

At 2,200 mAh, the new phone's battery capacity is barely impressive but on the other hand, the 64 GB of built-in storage space is quite generous.
CAT S50c rugged Android smartphone hits Verizon Wireless

CAT S50c hits Verizon

This handset is an improved version of the two-year old S50, offering pretty weak specs, but having been IP67-certified for protection from the e...
Saygus V2 waterproof smartphone to ship after a very long delay

Saygus V2 to ship by the end of first quarter

This IPX7- certified Android handset advertised as a "super smartphone" one year ago will ship by the end of March, but its specs are now complet...
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge LED cases spotted at FCC

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge LED cases spotted at FCC

The flagship Galaxy S of 2016 is very well on its way to an official announcement if these documents are anything to go by.
Sony Xperia C4 Android smartphone gets 5.1 Lollipop update

Sony Xperia C4 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

Although the Xperia C4 and C4 Dual were expected to skip Android 5.1 and to jump straight to Marshmallow, they just got updated to a new Lollipop...
Samsung Z1 gets Tizen 2.4 software update

Samsung Z1 to get Tizen 2.4 later this week

This handset will get the software update on the 22nd, after roughly a month spent in beta testing.
Sony Xperia Z5 waterproof Android smartphone coming to the US without fingerprint reader

Sony Xperia Z5 coming to the US without the fingerprint reader

The two Xperia Z5 handsets headed for the US will not feature a fingerprint sensor and they will only support GSM networks.
Vchok M9 LTE Smartphone Review

80% Vchok M9 LTE Smartphone Review

Rugged and inexpensive. Rugged smartphones and laptops tend to cost a fortune. Chinese manufacturer Vchok is looking to change this with the IP68-certified rugged M9 smartphone for less than $300 with LTE and even walkie talkie functionality. Is this smartphone truly reliable?
Mediatek MT6735 | ARM Mali-T720 MP2 | 4.5" | 350 g
Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 2016 launching next week

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 2016 launching next week

The 4.7-inch Galaxy A3 and 5.2-inch Galaxy A5 will sport new aluminum bodies and Gorilla Glass protection on both the front and back.
Microsoft could unveil Lumia 750 and 850 at MWC 2016

Microsoft could unveil Lumia 750 and 850 at MWC 2016

New leak shows a possible Lumia 750 or 850 passing more wireless certifications.
Huawei now the third largest smartphone maker in the world

Huawei now the third largest smartphone maker in the world

Analysts from TrendForce rank the Chinese company right behind Samsung and Apple in total shipment numbers.
Coolpad launches 5.5-inch Modena smartphone for 170 Euros in European territories

Coolpad launches 5.5-inch Modena smartphone for 170 Euros in European territories

The Chinese manufacturer hopes to undercut Huawei and its Honor smartphones with a cheaper alternative.
Unlocked Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact coming to the US in February

Unlocked Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact coming to the US

Both handsets will reach the US market on February 7 via Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H.
Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 is now official

Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 is now official

The Galaxy J1 2016 comes with a bigger screen and a more powerful processor than its predecessor.
TP-Link details Neffos C5, C5L, and C5 Max smartphones

TP-Link details Neffos C5, C5L, and C5 Max smartphones

The popular router manufacturer has revealed its first smartphone models ranging from 4.5-inches to 5.5-inches and a starting price of just 100 E...
Oppo R7 now available for 250 Euros

Oppo R7 now available for 250 Euros

The limited time "Flash Sale" celebrates the new year with a 100 Euro price cut and even free accessories with every purchase.
Asus ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL Smartphone Review

82% Asus ZenFone 2 Laser ZE500KL Smartphone Review

Curvy, not skinny. A Snapdragon 410 SoC processor and 2 GB of working memory are under the hood of the ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE500KL), hidden beneath a 5-inch HD panel. It runs with Android 5.0. Overall, we can expect a solid total package.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 APQ8016 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 5" | 140 g
LG G4 flagship Android handset gets Marshmallow update

US Cellular LG G4 receives Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

This handset is still one of the best available on US Cellular and this last firmware update brings it next to its siblings on Sprint or variants...
Meizu MX6 to be powered by deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 SoC

Meizu MX6 to be powered by deca-core MediaTek Helio X20 SoC

Launched last May, the Helio X20 makes use of tri-cluster design, with 10 computing cores divided into three groups.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone gets beta Marshmallow firmware

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge get a beta Marshmallow update

Both devices got Android 6.0.1 a few days ago, but this is only a beta release for now.
Lenovo launches Lemon 3 smartphone to take on Xiaomi Redmi 3

Lenovo launches Lemon 3 smartphone to take on Xiaomi Redmi 3

It comes with a higher resolution display but a smaller battery than its direct competitor - Xiaomi Redmi 3.
Xiaomi Redmi 3 premium Android smartphone with metal body and Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC

Xiaomi launches the Redmi 3 smartphone

This 5.2-inch premium Android handset has an all-metal design and uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC, next to 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage...
BQ Aquaris X5 Cyanogen Edition smartphone now available for 240 Euros

BQ Aquaris X5 Cyanogen Edition smartphone now available for 240 Euros

The 5-inch smartphone to become available through O2 networks in the UK and feature 5-year warranty.
Additional images leak on rumored Nokia C1 smartphone

Additional images leak on rumored Nokia C1 smartphone

A 2016 launch is still a possibility from the Finnish developers.
Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 spotted online

Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 spotted online

A potential successor to the Galaxy J5 SM-J500 was found on a cargo tracking list from Zauba.com as an import to India.
SlimType NFC QWERTY keyboard case for Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

One2Touch unveils NFC-enabled QWERTY keyboard case for S6 and S6 Edge

The SlimType keyboard case features a key dedicated to emojis, multiple alternate functions, and does not require batteries.
ZTE Blade D Lux unveiled

ZTE Blade D Lux unveiled

The handset comes with a 5.5-inch 720p display and is powered by the Snapdragon 410 SoC.
Pink Sony Xperia Z5 Android smartphone inspired by Sakura

Sony unveils pink Xperia Z5

This Sakura-inspired variant of Sony's Android handset will be available starting next month.
Oppo F1 smartphone launched

Oppo F1 smartphone launched

The device comes with dual-SIM capability and boasts solid build quality as well as a decent camera duo for the price.
LG Class (H650E) Smartphone Review

84% LG Class (H650E) Smartphone Review

Premium back. LG builds an affordable, and at the same time high-quality, mid-range smartphone with its Class. However, the premium materials cannot conceal weaknesses in build and telephony.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 APQ8016 | Qualcomm Adreno 306 | 4.97" | 144 g
Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL Smartphone Review

84% Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL Smartphone Review

Two cameras. Selfies are more popular than ever, which is why Asus now sells a matching smartphone. The ZenFone Selfie is equipped with two 13 MP cameras, so is it the perfect smartphone for self-portraits?
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 | Qualcomm Adreno 405 | 5.5" | 167 g
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 300 Euros

Mid-range. Here you will find the best smartphones under 300 Euros (~$340) reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of top mo...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones

January 2016 update. Here you'll find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and comm...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Smartphones under 120 Euros

Easy Connect. Here you will find the best smartphones under 120 Euros (~$130) reviewed by Notebookcheck over the last few months. Our list of top...
Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe ZE551ML Smartphone Review

84% Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe ZE551ML Smartphone Review

Powered by Intel. The Asus ZenFone 2 Deluxe is pretty well-equipped: Intel quad-core processor, 4 GB of RAM, 128 GB of storage, dual-SIM and PixelMaster camera. Has the manufacturer created a convincing overall package?
Intel Atom Z3580 | PowerVR G6430 | 5.5" | 170 g
Letv Le Max Pro is the first smartphone with Snapdragon 820

CES 2016 | Letv Le Max Pro is the first smartphone with Snapdragon 820

The device runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. It will first be available on the Chinese market at CNY 3500 (approx. $530).
Lenovo Project Tango smartphone prototype

CES 2016 | Lenovo Project Tango-based smartphone coming later this year

This upcoming device is expected to be smaller than 6.5-inch, powered by a Qualcomm processor, and should hit the market for less than $500 USD.
Polaroid intros two new mid-range smartphones

CES 2016 | Polaroid intros two new mid-range smartphones

The new mid-range handsets will be available in four different variants with prices starting at $130.
Xiaomi Redmi 3 to sport a 4,100 mAh battery

Xiaomi Redmi 3 to sport a 4,100 mAh battery

Another interesting information about the new handset is that it will feature an etched plaid pattern on the back cover.
BLU Vivo XL and Vivo 5 Android smartphones with octa-core processor and metal body

CES 2016 | BLU Products unveils Vivo 5 and Vivo XL smartphones

The two new handsets of this US-based company feature a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED screen, octa-core processor by MediaTek, as well as metal unibody d...
Huawei Mediapad M2 10.0 (image: Huawei)

CES 2016 | Huawei reveals further innovations

Apart from the international launch of the Mate 8, Huawei has also revealed further innovations at the CES. For example, the have introduced the ...
Huawei GX8 Android smartphone with metallic chassis and Qualcomm Snapdragon 615

CES 2016 | Huawei GX8 coming to the US this spring

The Chinese company has just confirmed that the 5.5-inch, metal-built GX8 will hit the US market for a price tag of $350 USD.
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)