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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

March 2015 update. Here you'll find the latest smartphones reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly updated, maintained and commen...
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...
Samsung Galaxy J1 Android smartphone with 4.3-inch display and dual-core processor

Samsung Galaxy J1 is now official

This low-end Android handset has been unveiled in Malaysia and comes with a dual core processor, 4.3-inch display, 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal s...
Xiaomi Redmi 2 Android smartphone with Snapdragon 410, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB storage

Xiaomi Redmi 2 gets updated

The budget Android smartphone powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor now has 2 GB of memory and 16 GB of internal storage, twice as much ...
ZTE Blade S6 5-inch 4G LTE Android L smartphone

ZTE unveils Blade S6 4G smartphone

This 5-inch Android Lollipop smartphone offers 4G LTE connectivity and a Sony-made 13 MP made camera for only $250 USD.
Meizu M1 Note mini: mid-range smartphone with an attractive price

Specifications of Meizu M1 Note mini leaked through GFXBench

The benchmark reveals the smartphone's display size and resolution, SoC model and available communications one day before Meizu's "Connected" eve...
OnePlus Two 2 Release Date

OnePlus Two release date rumored for Q3 / 2015

A recent report from Forbes unveils new information regarding the OnePlus One successor. The Chinese manufacturer will allegedly launch the OnePl...
HTC One M9 Hima surfaces in the Geekbench database

HTC One M9 Hima surfaces in the Geekbench database

The HTC One M9 Hima was recently spotted in the Geekbench 3 database. According to the benchmark's website, the handset will feature an octa-core...
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G Smartphone Review

80% Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G Smartphone Review

The red dragon. Xiaomi has become the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, but the company's devices aren't yet prevalent in Europe or America. We took a look at the Redmi Note 4G phablet to see whether the imported Asian device is a good alternative to the usual options on the Western market.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928 | Qualcomm Adreno 305 | 5.5" | 199 g
Samsung Galaxy S6 to be unveiled on March 2nd

Samsung executive: Galaxy S6 to be unveiled on March 2 at MWC 2015

A top Samsung executive has been quoted today by the South Korean media claiming that the Samsung Galaxy S6 will be unveiled on March 2 in Barcel...
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to come with dual curved edges

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to come with dual curved edges

According to Sammobile, Samsung is working on an "Edge" version of the Galaxy S6 flagship, one which will feature a curved display on both sides....
Allview P6 Energy

Allview's P6 Energy: 5-inch smartphone with a 5000mAh battery priced at 190 Euro

Allview announced today the AllView P6 Energy, a new affordable smartphone. The dual-SIM handset comes with a very large 5000 mAh battery, a quad...
ZTE Blade V2 officially announced

ZTE Blade V2 officially announced

Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE has just unveiled a new mid-range smartphone. The ZTE Blade V2 comes with main features such as 5-inch 720p d...
HTC to unveil its first smartwatch on March 1st at MWC 2015 alongside the M9 Hima

HTC to unveil its first smartwatch on March 1st at MWC 2015 alongside the M9 Hima

HTC recently started handing out invites for a press event scheduled on March 1st at MWC 2015 in Barcelona. The One M9 / Hima flagship smartphone...
Samsung Galaxy J1 price

Samsung SM-J100H price leaked by Russian retailer

A Russian online retailer has leaked the price of the first smartphone in the upcoming J-Series from Samsung. The leak reveals that the entry-lev...
Yota Devices YotaPhone 2 Smartphone Review

83% Yota Devices YotaPhone 2 Smartphone Review

Twice as good? Like the first YotaPhone, the successor also features two screens. An AMOLED screen adorns the front, and an additional eInk screen is on the back. The Russian company has completely reworked the design and has also done many things better than in the precursor. However, the temperature development is still a problem.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 | Qualcomm Adreno 330 | 5.0" | 144 g
An LTE-capable smartphone from Sony passes FCC: could it be the Xperia Z4?

Unknown Sony smartphone suspected to be Xperia Z4 receives FCC approval

According to the official documents, the device supports several LTE bands and its firmware is marked with a higher build number than even the Lo...
Sony Xperia Z4 is expected to show up at MWC 2015

Sony Xperia Z4 passes certification in Japan

Though Sony's mobile division keeps reporting losses, their next flagship could be announced in six weeks.
HTC One M9 launch event at MWC 2015 in Barcelona

MWC 2015 | HTC One M9 coming March 1

HTC has already sent out invites to a March 1 event in Barcelona and insiders claim the next One flagship will be there, although the "Utopia in ...
Google Nexus 6 (Motorola XT1100-M0E10) Smartphone Review

86% Google Nexus 6 (Motorola XT1100-M0E10) Smartphone Review

You have grown! The Google Nexus 6 is manufactured by Motorola and follows Google's philosophy in terms of size at (almost) 6 inches. Our review reveals whether Google's device, which is not really a bargain anymore, can compete with the iPhone 6 Plus and other phablets.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 | Qualcomm Adreno 420 | 5.96" | 184 g
All Sony retail stores in Canada are closing

Sony closing all its Canadian retail stores

Shortly after a Reuters report concerning the imminent sale of Sony's mobile and TV divisions, the Japanese company announce the closure of all i...
YotaPhone 2 Android smartphone with two screens

YotaPhone 2 could hit the US this spring via T-Mobile

Currently available in Europe for roughly $850 USD, this dual-screen Android smartphone is expected to reach the US via T-Mobile for about $650 U...
Oppo R1C smartphone is now official

Oppo officially announces R1C smartphone

The highlights of the new device are its sapphire glass back panel and a 64-bit SoC.
Lumia 532

Microsoft unveils cheap Lumia 435 and Lumia 532 smartphones

Hoping to capitalize on its position in emerging markets, today Microsoft announced two new Windows smartphones aimed at the entry-level segment....
Reuters: Sony looking to sell its mobile and TV divisions

Reuters: Sony looking to sell its mobile and TV divisions

According to a recent Reuters report, Sony officials are now looking to sell the company's mobile and TV divisions. Both are currently losing mon...
Samsung Z1 Tizen smartphone with dual core processor, PLS screen, 3 MP main camera

Samsung finally launches Tizen-powered Z1 smartphone

The first smartphone powered by Samsung's own Tizen OS finally launches in India after multiple delays, packing a 4-inch PLS screen, dual-core pr...
Sharp Aquos Crystal X addresses the shortcomings of its cheaper sibling

Sharp presents Aquos Crystal X smartphone

As promised earlier, the Japanese manufacturer releases a more advanced smartphone based on the same concept as the budget Aquos Crystal X.
Xiaomi Mi5 AnTuTu

Xiaomi Mi5 photos and AnTuTu score leak online

The new flagship smartphone from Xiaomi, the Mi5, will be officially unveiled this Thursday. A couple of days before the announcement, several ph...
OnePlus One premium handset with CyanogenMod

OnePlus One sold close to one million units last year

OnePlus came close to selling one million One smartphones during 2014 and failed to surpass this barrier mainly due to insufficient supply capaci...
Samsung Galaxy J1 Android smartphone

Samsung Galaxy J1 images leak online

A rich image gallery showing the Galaxy J1 smartphone hits the Web less than a month after the handset's features made it online.
Oppo R1C could be presented alongside the Oppo U3 this week

Oppo is planning to launch two new smartphones on Wednesday

64-bit SoCs from Mediatek and Qualcomm will be used as well as 13-megapixel cameras.
Samsung Galaxy A7 with 5.5-inch Full HD display, 5 MP wide front camera and 13 MP main camera

Samsung officially introduces Galaxy A7, global availability still unknown

This Android-powered 5.5-inch device with 4G LTE connectivity has been detailed on a post on Samsung's global blog, but availability and price ar...
Panasonic Lumix CM1 Android smartphone with 20 MP camera and 4K video recording

CES 2015 | Panasonic Lumix CM1 coming to the US via AT&T and T-Mobile

This device brings together a point-and-shoot camera with manual control ring and a powerful Android smartphone, but it costs no less than $1,000...
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)