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Qualcomm Snapdragon animated ads hero

Qualcomm denies the rumors about Snapdragon 810

The upcoming high-end SoC is right on track and devices that use it will hit the market in the first half of 2015, say Qualcomm officials.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus phablet dominated the US market in October

iPhone 6 Plus dominates the US phablet market

Apple's first large screen iPhone accounted for over 40 percent of the sales in its category during the three-month period ending with October, a...
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 faces problems that may delay Galaxy S6 and other premium handsets

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 appears to have problems

The next-gen chip overheats and also slows down due to its problematic RAM controller. This could leave various devices without their primary pro...
Samsung discontinues WatchON on December 31

Samsung to discontinue WatchON service on December 31

WatchON service will shut down at the end of 2014 across the whole world, except South Korea and the United States.
Kirin 620 SoC architecture with eight cores clocked at 1.2 GHz

Huawei unveils octa-core Kirin 620 SoC

The new 28nm chip runs at 1.2 GHz, has no less than 8 ARM cores and targets the mid-range segment of the market, but no devices powered by it hav...
Google updates Android 5.0 Lollipop to version 5.0.1

Google updates Android Lollipop to version 5.0.1

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop shows up only a month after the major 5.0 release and images for various Nexus devices can be already downloaded directly ...
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Verizon's Android 4.4.4 KitKat update details

Verizon Galaxy Note 3 receives Android 4.4.4 update

The Samsung phablet does not get Lollipop yet, but a new KitKat update that comes with improvements and fixes, as well as a few preloaded apps, i...
HP India launches the 6-inch Slate 6 VoiceTab II

HP India launches the 6-inch Slate 6 VoiceTab II

Hewlett-Packard (HP) has just launched a new small tablet in the Indian market. The new product is called the HP Slate 6 VoiceTab II, and is pric...
The original G Flex may get a successor at CES 2015 next month

CES 2015 | LG may announce G Flex successor next month

Industry insiders reveal that G Flex 2 will bring major improvements over its predecessor and will launch at CES 2015 in January, although LG sti...
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus: customers complain about easily scratchable display glass

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus: customers complain about easily scratchable display glass

A growing number of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users are complaining that the display glass on their handset scratched too easily, raising concer...
Sony Xperia Z4 Snapdragon 805

Sony Xperia Z4 and Xperia Z4 Ultra rumored to come with Snapdragon 805 chips

According to recent rumors, the Sony Xperia Z4 and Xperia Z4 Ultra will both be based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805. This contradicts previous r...
Google Nexus 6 from T-Mobile without bloatware and carrier branding

T-Mobile sells pure Nexus 6

T-Mobile's Nexus 6 phablet comes with no carrier branding and no bloatware, as the company decided to listen to the customers who want their Goog...
Marvell  ARMADA Mobile PXA1936 octa-core SoC block diagram

Marvell debuts ARMADA Mobile PXA1936 SoC

This new chip has eight Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.5 GHz and will soon target the high-end sector of the market as first devices to use it are...
Tegra K1 vs Exynos 5433 benchmark performed by NVIDIA

NVIDIA responds to Samsung's lawsuit

Two months after NVIDIA filed patent lawsuits against Samsung and Qualcomm, Samsung sued them back. Now NVIDIA answers the part of the filing whi...
Imagination PowerVR Series7XE GPUs for entry-level devices

Imagination reveals Series7XT and Series7XE PowerVR GPU families

The two new PowerVR GPU families cover the entire price range of the market and promise to double the performance of their predecessors.
Samsung Galaxy Gifts package with exclusive content and multiple deals

Samsung reveals gifts package for Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge

The gifts package for the two flagship devices comes from multiple world leading mobile content and service providers. It includes apps and servi...
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Android phablet with curved Super AMOLED display and Exynos processor

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge launches in South Korea

The Note Edge hits South Korea as a concept limited edition that will only sell around 1 million units worldwide, although international availabi...
OnePlus One 5.5-inch Android phablet with Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC

OnePlus One up for pre-order later today

This long-awaited handset will be available for pre-order to anyone later today, but only for one hour.
Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Phablet Review

84% Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Phablet Review

Apple challenger. Buyers looking for an alternative that has roughly the same size as the iPhone 6 and (only) want to spend about 500 Euros (~$635) should certainly look closer at the new, elegant, and swift Huawei phablet. Are its screen, casing, performance, and the stylish UI 3.0 a challenge for Apple's much pricier newcomer?
HiSilicon Kirin 925 | ARM Mali-T628 MP6 | 6.0" | 185 g
Asus Zenfone 6 A600CG Smartphone Review

82% Asus Zenfone 6 A600CG Smartphone Review

Design for a small price. This was Asus' goal for the Zenfone 6, a 6-inch phablet with HD resolution, bright IPS touchscreen, a powerful Intel Atom dual-core SoC, as well as 16 GB flash storage for a fair price of 279 Euros (~$353, RRP). The combination looks promising.
Intel Atom Z2580 | PowerVR SGX544MP2 | 6.0" | 200 g
LG G3 Screen Android phablet with LG NUCLUN processor

LG unveils G3 Screen phablet equipped with LG NUCLUN processor

The 5.9-inch handset features LG's first processor, an eight-core chip called NUCLUN that uses four Cortex-A15 and four Cortex-A7 cores.
Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition with unlocked bootloader and TouchWiz UI

Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition coming soon

This special edition costs less than the regular Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and comes with unlockable bootloader, but also keeps the manufacturer's ow...
Google Nexus 6 smartphone by Motorola with Snapdragon 805 and QHD display

Google Nexus 6 is now official

The 6-inch handset has a premium design and top specs, including a QHD display, 13 MP camera with OIS, and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 SoC.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 Phablet Review

78% Amazon Kindle Fire HD 6 Phablet Review

Catching Fire. Amazon are taking ques from Google's successful Nexus lineup by expanding their Kindle Fire series into more sizes. The Kindle Fire HD 6 may be small, but its $99 starting price is a big deal. Is this 6-inch Kindle a sign of more inexpensive phablets to come?
Mediatek MT8135 | PowerVR G6200 | 6" | 290 g
Oppo N3 Android phablet with Snapdragon 805, 3 GB RAM, 13 MP camera and Full HD 5.9-inch screen

Oppo N3 specs leak online

This 5.9-inch handset is expected to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 SoC, 3 GB of memory and a 13 MP rotating camera.
ZeroLemon 9000 mAh extended battery and protection case for LG G3

ZeroLemon introduces extended battery and rugged black ZeroShock hybrid protection case for LG G3

This extended battery has three times the capacity of the original LG G3 battery and comes with its own protective case.
Official Samsung Galaxy Note 4 product page on T-Mobile website

T-Mobile now taking Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders

Less than a week after AT&T and Verizon, T-Mobile now has the latest Samsung phablet ready for pre-order - $749.76 USD outright or 24 monthly pay...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 phablet US pre-orders open, launch October 17

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hits the US on October 17

The notorious phablet will reach the U.S. market on October 17 but pre-orders can be already placed to get the chance of "a guaranteed total trad...
Sony SmartEyeglass SDK now available, use a smartphone to replicate eyewear and controller

Sony reveals SmartEyeglass SDK

This software developer kit preview allows developers to use a smartphone to replicate the hardware of the upcoming competitor for the notorious ...
Sony Xperia T3 Smartphone Review

83% Sony Xperia T3 Smartphone Review

Stylish device with rough edges. Sony's Xperia T3 was launched in Germany under the name Sony Xperia T3 Style. It fuses a 5.3-inch screen with the known, appealing design and a swift chipset in a mid-range model. Some minor shortcomings prevent it from standing out decisively from the competition.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928 | Qualcomm Adreno 305 | 5.3" | 148 g
ZTE ZMax phablet with 5.7-inch screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 and 16 GB of internal storage

ZTE ZMax hits T-Mobile next week

This 5.7-inch Android device uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and will be available in the US as a T-Mobile exclusive for $252 USD starti...
LG G3 Stylus quad-core phablet with 5.5-inch qHD screen and Android KitKat

LG G3 Stylus goes on sale this week

This low-price relative of the LG G3 flagship features a generous 5.5-inch screen, quad-core processor and will debut this week in Brazil.
Huawei Ascend Mate7 phablet with Kirin 925 processor and instant single-touch fingerprint access

IFA 2014 | Huawei reveals Ascend Mate7 phablet

This 6-inch phablet features instant single-touch fingerprint access and uses Huawei's own Kirin 925 octa-core processor.
Huawei Ascend G7 Android phablet with 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor

IFA 2014 | Huawei shows off Ascend G7 phablet

This 5.5-inch handset has a 64-bit quad-core processor, 13 MP back camera and runs Android 4.4 KitKat with Huawei's own UI, called Emotion, on to...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android phablet with Qualcomm Snapdragon 805

IFA 2014 | Samsung announces Galaxy Note 4 phablet

This long-awaited 5.7-inch Android device has a metal frame, 16 MP back camera, fingerprint scanner and much more. It will hit Europe next month ...
Huawei Ascend Mate2 Android phablet with 4G LTE, 6.1-inch screen and quad-core processor

Huawei Ascend Mate2 hits Fry's

This 6.1-inch phablet is powered by a quad-core processor and features a 13 MP back camera, 4G LTE connectivity and a generous 3900 mAh battery, ...
ZTE Hot Thing teaser for September 16 launch event

ZTE special event coming on September 16

The Chinese company will launch a "Hot thing" in the US that is expected to be a very attractive phablet for budget conscious users.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android phablet in disguise, first Galaxy Note 4 video

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 spotted in disguise

This upcoming phablet seems to be ready for the market already and its launch event is only days away, but the first video showing it does not re...
Asus Fonepad 7 Android tablet

Asus unveils Intel Moorefield-powered Fonepad 7 tablet

Model FE7530CXG has been unveiled in China and will hit the market on September 1 with a quad-core Intel Atom Z3560 processor under the hood and ...
LG G3 Stylus phablet with quad-core processor and Android KitKat

LG announces 5.5-inch G3 Stylus

Same as the G3 Beat and G Vista, the G3 Stylus is a device closely related to the LG G3 flagship. It features a generous 5.5-inch qHD display, qu...
Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 6-inch Android phablet

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 leaks online

This upcoming 6-inch Android KitKat handset has a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, 2 GB of memory, 8 GB of internal storage and microSD ...
NVIDIA Tegra K1 32-bit and 64-bit chips in a slide shown at CES 2014

NVIDIA unveils Tegra K1 Denver 64-bit processor

The first devices powered by this 64-bit Tegra K1 chip will launch later this year and will be capable to offer "PC-class performance," promises ...
Lenovo Viber Z2 Pro Android phablet with Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 and 16 MP camera with OIS

Lenovo confirms Vibe Z2 Pro phablet

The upcoming flagship has a metallic body, 16 MP back camera with advanced features, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and will be available st...
Samsung Unpacked IFA 2014 invite Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launch event

Samsung sends out invitations for Note 4 event

The invites leaked online already and it looks like the Galaxy Note 4 phablet could be unveiled at IFA 2014 in Berlin, on September 3. Samsung di...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android phablet with 5.7-inch display

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 could arrive next month

The next-gen Note phablet is expected to feature a 5.7-inch OLED screen with a flexible display version to be launched later as well.
LG G Vista Android phablet with Incipio DualPro case

LG G Vista hits Verizon Wireless

This mid-range relative of the LG G3 flagship has lower specs, but a bigger screen and a similar design. The G Vista comes for a good price, as V...
Nexus 6 curved smartphone concept

Motorola could build the next Nexus device

Google's answer to the upcoming Apple iPhone 6 could be made by Motorola claim latest leaks, while earlier rumors mentioned LG as the company cho...
Lenovo K920 phablet with 3 GB RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Lenovo K920 could launch on August 5

The 6-inch Android device is expected to launch early next month as Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro and to be powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 p...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs include Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor, 3 GB memory and 32 GB internal storage

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 shows up in the AnTuTu database

The new benchmark database entries seem to confirm most specs expected from Samsung's upcoming phablet, but there is no trace of the retinal scan...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 retinal scanner #ExynosTomorrow

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 may feature retinal scanner

Samsung has recently posted an image on Twitter that seems to hint the introduction of a retinal scanner on the features list of the upcoming Gal...
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)