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OPPO’s Bezelless Upcoming Smartphone Gets Caught On Video

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Throughout these past several weeks there have been numerous leaks and rumors flying around in regards to the alleged Oppo R5 successor. We’re referring of course to the bezelless smartphone that made the rounds in a handful of leaked pictures and even on camera. The handset in question captivated everyone’s attention thanks to its design. Using a relatively simple technology …

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JOLED To Supply Apple With OLED Displays For Future iPad Line-ups?

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OLED displays are slowly becoming the new standard for premium mobile devices, and chances are that the technology will eventually replace LCDs in most areas. This is the reason why numerous display suppliers now focus on increasing their OLED production capacity, and it’s also the reason why JOLED (Japan OLED) was founded in mid-2014. Interestingly enough, a fresh report from …

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Sony Xperia Z4 To Be Announced On April 20?

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While some of the biggest smartphone makers have unveiled their premium flagships for H1 2015 either at CES or the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, one of the companies that’s been missing from the picture was, and still is Sony. The highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z4 should be unveiled relatively soon (on account of us already being in mid-April if …

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Huawei Ascend P8 Promotional Material Leaks, No Fingerprint Rec Sensor In Sight

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Throughout these past several weeks, the Huawei Ascend P8 became an increasingly hot topic of discussion in the mobile world, all thanks to numerous leaks giving out chunks of information regarding the smartphone’s characteristics. The time for rumors will soon come to an end though, and many of our questions will be answered tomorrow in London where the Huawei Ascend …

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With 2 Million Pre-ordered Units In China, The ZenFone 2 Shapes Up To Be Quite A Hit

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Not long ago, we were telling you that ASUS has raised its smartphone sales goal for 2015 to 30 million units. At first, anyone would say this is a very ambitious goal, especially considering that ASUS sold “just” 8.5 million smartphones in 2014. However, last year’s ZenFone proved to be an unexpected success, with ASUS struggling to meet demand, while …

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Samsung’s Custom Core AP: A Direct Competitor To Apple’s Cyclone and Qualcomm’s Kyro?

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Back in March, we came across a series of new reports that rekindled the topic of Samsung building an application processor with its own custom core. As most of you know, while Samsung relied on its Exynos SoC line-up for many years now, these in-house developed chipsets contain ARM’s own Cortex cores, so unlike Apple and partly Qualcomm, Samsung has …

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OPPO’s Bezelless Upcoming Smartphone Gets Caught On Video

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Throughout these past several weeks there have been numerous leaks and rumors flying around in regards to the alleged Oppo R5 successor. We’re referring of course to the bezelless smartphone that made the rounds in a handful of leaked pictures and even on camera. The handset in question captivated everyone’s attention thanks to its design. Using a relatively simple technology …

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Sony Xperia Z4 To Be Announced On April 20?

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While some of the biggest smartphone makers have unveiled their premium flagships for H1 2015 either at CES or the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, one of the companies that’s been missing from the picture was, and still is Sony. The highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z4 should be unveiled relatively soon (on account of us already being in mid-April if …

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Huawei Ascend P8 Promotional Material Leaks, No Fingerprint Rec Sensor In Sight

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Throughout these past several weeks, the Huawei Ascend P8 became an increasingly hot topic of discussion in the mobile world, all thanks to numerous leaks giving out chunks of information regarding the smartphone’s characteristics. The time for rumors will soon come to an end though, and many of our questions will be answered tomorrow in London where the Huawei Ascend …

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With 2 Million Pre-ordered Units In China, The ZenFone 2 Shapes Up To Be Quite A Hit

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Not long ago, we were telling you that ASUS has raised its smartphone sales goal for 2015 to 30 million units. At first, anyone would say this is a very ambitious goal, especially considering that ASUS sold “just” 8.5 million smartphones in 2014. However, last year’s ZenFone proved to be an unexpected success, with ASUS struggling to meet demand, while …

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Samsung’s Custom Core AP: A Direct Competitor To Apple’s Cyclone and Qualcomm’s Kyro?

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Back in March, we came across a series of new reports that rekindled the topic of Samsung building an application processor with its own custom core. As most of you know, while Samsung relied on its Exynos SoC line-up for many years now, these in-house developed chipsets contain ARM’s own Cortex cores, so unlike Apple and partly Qualcomm, Samsung has …

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JOLED To Supply Apple With OLED Displays For Future iPad Line-ups?

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OLED displays are slowly becoming the new standard for premium mobile devices, and chances are that the technology will eventually replace LCDs in most areas. This is the reason why numerous display suppliers now focus on increasing their OLED production capacity, and it’s also the reason why JOLED (Japan OLED) was founded in mid-2014. Interestingly enough, a fresh report from …

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Apple To Use Oxide TFTs On Next Gen iPads, LG Display Reacts (Rumor)

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We start the week off with a series of new reports concerning the next-gen iPad and LG Display’s involvement in the development of Apple’s products. Apparently, the Korean display manufacturer already started investing in its 8th generation P8-P9 production line for oxide TFT located in Paju. The reason why LG Display is making these advancements is because the next-gen iPad …

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Rumor: Apple Watch Monthly Production Target Cut In Half (Display and Assembling Issues)

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As we get closer to Apple Watch’s market debut we continue to come across reports concerning various low yield issues that may lead to limited market availability. About a couple of weeks ago it was rumored that Apple’s initial Watch shipment will consist in 3 million units. Softly afterwards we received word that Quanta has a very low defect-free rate …

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OPPO’s Bezelless Upcoming Smartphone Gets Caught On Video

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Throughout these past several weeks there have been numerous leaks and rumors flying around in regards to the alleged Oppo R5 successor. We’re referring of course to the bezelless smartphone that made the rounds in a handful of leaked pictures and even on camera. The handset in question captivated everyone’s attention thanks to its design. Using a relatively simple technology …

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JOLED To Supply Apple With OLED Displays For Future iPad Line-ups?

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OLED displays are slowly becoming the new standard for premium mobile devices, and chances are that the technology will eventually replace LCDs in most areas. This is the reason why numerous display suppliers now focus on increasing their OLED production capacity, and it’s also the reason why JOLED (Japan OLED) was founded in mid-2014. Interestingly enough, a fresh report from …

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Sony Xperia Z4 To Be Announced On April 20?

In #all, #android, #breaking, #sony by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

While some of the biggest smartphone makers have unveiled their premium flagships for H1 2015 either at CES or the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, one of the companies that’s been missing from the picture was, and still is Sony. The highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z4 should be unveiled relatively soon (on account of us already being in mid-April if …

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Huawei Ascend P8 Promotional Material Leaks, No Fingerprint Rec Sensor In Sight

In #all, #android, #breaking, #china rising by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Throughout these past several weeks, the Huawei Ascend P8 became an increasingly hot topic of discussion in the mobile world, all thanks to numerous leaks giving out chunks of information regarding the smartphone’s characteristics. The time for rumors will soon come to an end though, and many of our questions will be answered tomorrow in London where the Huawei Ascend …

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With 2 Million Pre-ordered Units In China, The ZenFone 2 Shapes Up To Be Quite A Hit

In #all, #android, #breaking, #china rising by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

Not long ago, we were telling you that ASUS has raised its smartphone sales goal for 2015 to 30 million units. At first, anyone would say this is a very ambitious goal, especially considering that ASUS sold “just” 8.5 million smartphones in 2014. However, last year’s ZenFone proved to be an unexpected success, with ASUS struggling to meet demand, while …

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Samsung’s Custom Core AP: A Direct Competitor To Apple’s Cyclone and Qualcomm’s Kyro?

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Back in March, we came across a series of new reports that rekindled the topic of Samsung building an application processor with its own custom core. As most of you know, while Samsung relied on its Exynos SoC line-up for many years now, these in-house developed chipsets contain ARM’s own Cortex cores, so unlike Apple and partly Qualcomm, Samsung has …

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OPPO’s Bezelless Upcoming Smartphone Gets Caught On Video

In #all, #android, #breaking, #china rising by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Throughout these past several weeks there have been numerous leaks and rumors flying around in regards to the alleged Oppo R5 successor. We’re referring of course to the bezelless smartphone that made the rounds in a handful of leaked pictures and even on camera. The handset in question captivated everyone’s attention thanks to its design. Using a relatively simple technology …

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Huawei Ascend P8 Promotional Material Leaks, No Fingerprint Rec Sensor In Sight

In #all, #android, #breaking, #china rising by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Throughout these past several weeks, the Huawei Ascend P8 became an increasingly hot topic of discussion in the mobile world, all thanks to numerous leaks giving out chunks of information regarding the smartphone’s characteristics. The time for rumors will soon come to an end though, and many of our questions will be answered tomorrow in London where the Huawei Ascend …

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With 2 Million Pre-ordered Units In China, The ZenFone 2 Shapes Up To Be Quite A Hit

In #all, #android, #breaking, #china rising by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

Not long ago, we were telling you that ASUS has raised its smartphone sales goal for 2015 to 30 million units. At first, anyone would say this is a very ambitious goal, especially considering that ASUS sold “just” 8.5 million smartphones in 2014. However, last year’s ZenFone proved to be an unexpected success, with ASUS struggling to meet demand, while …

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ASUS ZenFone 3 To Feature A Fingerprint Recognition Sensor?

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The ASUS ZenFone 2 was unveiled earlier this month, but despite the fact that the handset in question is very much fresh out the oven, questions about the ZenFone 3 already emerged and ASUS’ CEO Jerry Shen already disclosed to the Chinese press some of the company’s plans for the very next flagship in the series. More specifically, it seems …

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HTC: Built In Wireless Charging Starting With Its Next Flagship?

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HTC may have dabbled with wireless charging technology before, but the Taiwanese manufacturer never actually successfully adopted it. Perhaps its attempts were too early, or maybe the technology they made available was a bit too inconvenient. Looking now at the wireless charging accessory for the One M7 I’d say that wasn’t the most elegant solution. However, now that the Samsung …

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Apple To Use Oxide TFTs On Next Gen iPads, LG Display Reacts (Rumor)

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We start the week off with a series of new reports concerning the next-gen iPad and LG Display’s involvement in the development of Apple’s products. Apparently, the Korean display manufacturer already started investing in its 8th generation P8-P9 production line for oxide TFT located in Paju. The reason why LG Display is making these advancements is because the next-gen iPad …

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Insider – LG G4: Powered By Snapdragon 808, SD 810 Still Plagued By Overheating

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It was only yesterday when a GFX listing showed, what was believed by many to be a slightly less powerful variant of, the highly anticipated LG G4 being powered by a Snapdragon 808 SoC (System-on-a-Chip) and today new reports coming from LG’s homeland are claiming that this was, in fact, none-other than LG’s upcoming flagship. Bummer, right? According to KoreaTimes, …

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LG G4 Release Date: End of April, Expected To Be A Gamechanger For LG (Rumor)

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According to the Korean media, LG will release its highly anticipated flagship phone, the LG G4, sometime at the end of April. The same industry sources are “confirming” (if we can call it that) that the smartphone will come with a curved display (Quad HD resolution, in the 5-inch range), just like some of the previously leaked LG G4 cases …

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LG G4 Might Not Come With A Metal Case, While G4 Note Will Probably Rock One

In #all, #android, #breaking, #lg by Mihai Matei1 Comment

After several years of sticking to plastic materials, in 2014 Samsung took a very important step in the evolution of its premium smartphone line-up and released the first handsets featuring metal frames and higher build quality. These efforts eventually led to the creation of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge – two smartphones that have been very well received …

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Talk About New LG-Made Nexus Smartphone Reignites As Google Visits LG’s HQ and Affiliates

In #all, #android, #breaking, #lg, #nexus by Mihai Matei1 Comment

One of the reasons why Nexus smartphones can be more exciting than the rest of Android devices is because Google doesn’t stick to one hardware manufacturer. The first Nexus handset was created by HTC, followed by two devices by Samsung and two from LG. The latest model in the series was manufactured by Motorola, and recently there have been rumors …

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Talk About New LG-Made Nexus Smartphone Reignites As Google Visits LG’s HQ and Affiliates

In #all, #android, #breaking, #lg, #nexus by Mihai Matei1 Comment

One of the reasons why Nexus smartphones can be more exciting than the rest of Android devices is because Google doesn’t stick to one hardware manufacturer. The first Nexus handset was created by HTC, followed by two devices by Samsung and two from LG. The latest model in the series was manufactured by Motorola, and recently there have been rumors …

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Samsung’s Custom Core AP: A Direct Competitor To Apple’s Cyclone and Qualcomm’s Kyro?

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Back in March, we came across a series of new reports that rekindled the topic of Samsung building an application processor with its own custom core. As most of you know, while Samsung relied on its Exynos SoC line-up for many years now, these in-house developed chipsets contain ARM’s own Cortex cores, so unlike Apple and partly Qualcomm, Samsung has …

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Samsung Needs 8 Mil Flexible Panels Monthly For The Galaxy S7, To Ramp Up Investment (Rumor)

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Samsung Display keeps on doing whatever it knows best, and at the moment this seems to translate into “preparing for the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7″. According to a fresh series of reports from the company’s homeland, Samsung Display was supposed to invest big into expanding its A3 factory (which focuses solely on manufacturing flexible panels), as soon as …

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Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge US Pre-orders: More Than Double vs Galaxy S5 (Rumor)

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung by Mihai Matei1 Comment

The Samsung Galaxy S5 was somewhat of a disappointment for the Korean tech giant, as many prospective customers found it to be the same yearly bloated TouchWiz experience wrapped in a polycarbonate case. Nevertheless, while the SGS5 did not sell as good as Samsung initially expected, the series’ momentum helped in promoting the device on the market and tragedy was …

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Samsung To Triple The Original Galaxy S6 Edge Production Volume?

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Although the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge was released in relatively smaller quantities, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge might very well become one of the Korean company’s main series of flagship phones. The handset has yet to see the light of day commercially, but reportedly ever since its official unveiling at MWC 2015, an increasing number of global cellphone retailers and …

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Samsung: 14nm AP Yield Issues, To Soon Become Qualcomm’s Main Supplier (Rumors)

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung, #technology by Mihai Matei1 Comment

While Samsung and TSMC seem to gear up for Apple’s A9 / A9X chipsets, market analysts continue to try and predict each company’s involvement in the matter. There seem to be two main schools of thought though, as some analysts believe that TSMC will get the lion’s share, whereas others seem more confident in Samsung’s ability to produce 14 nm …

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Sony Xperia Z4 To Be Announced On April 20?

In #all, #android, #breaking, #sony by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

While some of the biggest smartphone makers have unveiled their premium flagships for H1 2015 either at CES or the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, one of the companies that’s been missing from the picture was, and still is Sony. The highly anticipated Sony Xperia Z4 should be unveiled relatively soon (on account of us already being in mid-April if …

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JOLED To Supply Apple With OLED Displays For Future iPad Line-ups?

In #all, #apple, #breaking, #technology by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

OLED displays are slowly becoming the new standard for premium mobile devices, and chances are that the technology will eventually replace LCDs in most areas. This is the reason why numerous display suppliers now focus on increasing their OLED production capacity, and it’s also the reason why JOLED (Japan OLED) was founded in mid-2014. Interestingly enough, a fresh report from …

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Samsung’s Custom Core AP: A Direct Competitor To Apple’s Cyclone and Qualcomm’s Kyro?

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung, #technology by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Back in March, we came across a series of new reports that rekindled the topic of Samsung building an application processor with its own custom core. As most of you know, while Samsung relied on its Exynos SoC line-up for many years now, these in-house developed chipsets contain ARM’s own Cortex cores, so unlike Apple and partly Qualcomm, Samsung has …

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Apple To Use Oxide TFTs On Next Gen iPads, LG Display Reacts (Rumor)

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We start the week off with a series of new reports concerning the next-gen iPad and LG Display’s involvement in the development of Apple’s products. Apparently, the Korean display manufacturer already started investing in its 8th generation P8-P9 production line for oxide TFT located in Paju. The reason why LG Display is making these advancements is because the next-gen iPad …

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HTC: Built In Wireless Charging Starting With Its Next Flagship?

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HTC may have dabbled with wireless charging technology before, but the Taiwanese manufacturer never actually successfully adopted it. Perhaps its attempts were too early, or maybe the technology they made available was a bit too inconvenient. Looking now at the wireless charging accessory for the One M7 I’d say that wasn’t the most elegant solution. However, now that the Samsung …

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Samsung: 14nm AP Yield Issues, To Soon Become Qualcomm’s Main Supplier (Rumors)

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung, #technology by Mihai Matei1 Comment

While Samsung and TSMC seem to gear up for Apple’s A9 / A9X chipsets, market analysts continue to try and predict each company’s involvement in the matter. There seem to be two main schools of thought though, as some analysts believe that TSMC will get the lion’s share, whereas others seem more confident in Samsung’s ability to produce 14 nm …

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