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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: T-Mobile and US Cellular Models at FCC

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If when we first reported it, the probability for the Note 5 to be announced and released in August was still uncertain, because it was based just on one source. Since then however, other, reliable sources have stated the same: Samsung has decided to launch the next iteration in the Note series earlier than anticipated. In the past, Samsung’s Note …

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Analyst: Huawei Nexus – Next To No Chance For A Snapdragon 820 Inside

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Let’s start this piece by saying that contradicting the famous Evan Blass (most of you probably know him by his @evleaks Twitter handle) takes a lot of confidence in your knowledge. Over the last few years, evleaks has well … leaked a lot of stuff from renders to specsheets and everything in between. Almost everything Evan shared turned out to …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: AT&T, Verizon Models Certified By FCC

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As you may have already heard earlier this week, Samsung might plan to release the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 a bit earlier than usual, and it could do so alongside the rumored Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus. There have been several reports on the matter already, with sources in South Korea claiming that the reason why Sammy will bring the …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo Spotted In Benchmark Listing, Exynos 7580 Inside

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It’s no secret to anyone that Samsung releases a flurry of smartphones, in almost every conceivable size and ranging from entry level to technology marvels. And, yes, that’s true even in 2015 despite Samsung’s efforts to trim its line-up. Because, truth be told, a lot of Samsung smartphones were kind of stepping on each other toes, so to speak, but …

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LG G4 Said To Be Gravely Underperforming, At Least In South Korea

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It’s been nearly three months since the LG G4 was officially released in South Korea, which means analysts have had enough time to come up some estimates regarding the smartphone’s market performance. Unfortunately, according to the latest reports from LG’s homeland, the LG G4 is said to be gravely underperforming, at least in South Korea where the model seems to …

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AnTuTu: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge – The Most Powerful Smartphones, By Far

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Last week, AnTuTu published an intriguing report revealing the percentage of “clone” smartphones tested by its users throughout the first half of the year. Today, the company followed up with a new report targeting legit smartphones for a change. It shows a list containing the most powerful Android smartphones that have been tested in the popular AnTuTu benchmark since the beginning …

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Droid Mini, 3rd Gen Moto G, Moto X and a New Droid Show Their Backside

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During the last couple of weeks, various renders and other bits and pieces of info regarding Motorola’s 2015 line-up have surfaced. Today, another leak claims to show us the back cover of 4 new Motorola smartphones: what is supposed to be a “Mini” version of a Motorola Droid (although it looks full sized to us), the 2015 versions (3rd gen) …

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HTC To Collaborate With “Replay” Israeli Startup on Vive’s VR Tech?

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Numerous companies around the world are preparing for a new market trend which may or may not change the way we use technology in the near future. I’m referring of course to the concept of virtual reality – a niche that increases in popularity with each new quarter. Several smartphone makers have already shown their interest in this market segment, …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 To Be Launched Alongside S6 Plus Duo?

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For the past several weeks, the yet unreleased Samsung Galaxy Note 5 gained a lot of attention from the media. Numerous leaks have allegedly revealed various hardware characteristics, but more to the point at hand, there was also some debate regarding the smartphone’s market release and the idea that the device could be launched earlier than usual. As some of you …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: T-Mobile and US Cellular Models at FCC

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If when we first reported it, the probability for the Note 5 to be announced and released in August was still uncertain, because it was based just on one source. Since then however, other, reliable sources have stated the same: Samsung has decided to launch the next iteration in the Note series earlier than anticipated. In the past, Samsung’s Note …

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Analyst: Huawei Nexus – Next To No Chance For A Snapdragon 820 Inside

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

Let’s start this piece by saying that contradicting the famous Evan Blass (most of you probably know him by his @evleaks Twitter handle) takes a lot of confidence in your knowledge. Over the last few years, evleaks has well … leaked a lot of stuff from renders to specsheets and everything in between. Almost everything Evan shared turned out to …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: AT&T, Verizon Models Certified By FCC

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As you may have already heard earlier this week, Samsung might plan to release the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 a bit earlier than usual, and it could do so alongside the rumored Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus. There have been several reports on the matter already, with sources in South Korea claiming that the reason why Sammy will bring the …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo Spotted In Benchmark Listing, Exynos 7580 Inside

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

It’s no secret to anyone that Samsung releases a flurry of smartphones, in almost every conceivable size and ranging from entry level to technology marvels. And, yes, that’s true even in 2015 despite Samsung’s efforts to trim its line-up. Because, truth be told, a lot of Samsung smartphones were kind of stepping on each other toes, so to speak, but …

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LG G4 Said To Be Gravely Underperforming, At Least In South Korea

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It’s been nearly three months since the LG G4 was officially released in South Korea, which means analysts have had enough time to come up some estimates regarding the smartphone’s market performance. Unfortunately, according to the latest reports from LG’s homeland, the LG G4 is said to be gravely underperforming, at least in South Korea where the model seems to …

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AnTuTu: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge – The Most Powerful Smartphones, By Far

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Last week, AnTuTu published an intriguing report revealing the percentage of “clone” smartphones tested by its users throughout the first half of the year. Today, the company followed up with a new report targeting legit smartphones for a change. It shows a list containing the most powerful Android smartphones that have been tested in the popular AnTuTu benchmark since the beginning …

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Droid Mini, 3rd Gen Moto G, Moto X and a New Droid Show Their Backside

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During the last couple of weeks, various renders and other bits and pieces of info regarding Motorola’s 2015 line-up have surfaced. Today, another leak claims to show us the back cover of 4 new Motorola smartphones: what is supposed to be a “Mini” version of a Motorola Droid (although it looks full sized to us), the 2015 versions (3rd gen) …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 To Be Launched Alongside S6 Plus Duo?

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For the past several weeks, the yet unreleased Samsung Galaxy Note 5 gained a lot of attention from the media. Numerous leaks have allegedly revealed various hardware characteristics, but more to the point at hand, there was also some debate regarding the smartphone’s market release and the idea that the device could be launched earlier than usual. As some of you …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Codenamed Jungfrau? Might Be Powered By Snapdragon

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Samsung’s next best flagship phone will probably be a new Galaxy Note which, according to the numerous leaks and rumors so far, will be exclusively powered by an Exynos SoC, much like the Samsung Galaxy S6 line-up before it. In other words, it would seem that Qualcomm will no longer play a role in the creation of Samsung’s future flagship …

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Apple Watch 2 Display: No Changes In Screen Size, Resolution, Still Square (Rumor)

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If you were hoping that Apple’s next smartwatch will come with a round display, according to a new rumor out of South Korea, you will be disappointed. Unfortunately, if this new report is to be believed, it looks like Apple won’t jump onto the “round smartwatch display” bandwagon anytime soon, like essentially all the other important players in the market. …

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Apple Reportedly Working On Dual Lens Camera Tech For More Than Three Years

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While some Android smartphone manufacturers have used the dual lens camera technology in some of their terminals for the past several years (most notably HTC and more recently Huawei), Apple maintained its rather conservative view on the matter and continued to equip the iPhone line-up with a single 8 MP camera that kept getting better with each new generation. Interestingly …

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iPhone 6s: 7000 Series Aluminum Build Indirectly Confirmed By Catcher?

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Catcher Technologies Co. – one of Apple’s biggest suppliers of metal cases – recently discussed its financial status and told investors that the company forecasts higher revenues in the next quarter thanks to “smoother production” as well as “strong orders for metal casings for new projects“. In addition, Catcher’s CEO (Allen Horng), added that while sales this month will drop …

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Apple Watch In-Store Availability To Be Announced At WWDC (Rumor)

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As probably most of you are aware of, since its launch, the Apple Watch hasn’t been available in the company’s retail stores (only online). This can be attributed to both high demand and the famous yield problems Apple and its suppliers have been struggling with. However, it looks like the situation is about to change. If a couple of days …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: T-Mobile and US Cellular Models at FCC

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If when we first reported it, the probability for the Note 5 to be announced and released in August was still uncertain, because it was based just on one source. Since then however, other, reliable sources have stated the same: Samsung has decided to launch the next iteration in the Note series earlier than anticipated. In the past, Samsung’s Note …

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Analyst: Huawei Nexus – Next To No Chance For A Snapdragon 820 Inside

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

Let’s start this piece by saying that contradicting the famous Evan Blass (most of you probably know him by his @evleaks Twitter handle) takes a lot of confidence in your knowledge. Over the last few years, evleaks has well … leaked a lot of stuff from renders to specsheets and everything in between. Almost everything Evan shared turned out to …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: AT&T, Verizon Models Certified By FCC

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

As you may have already heard earlier this week, Samsung might plan to release the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 a bit earlier than usual, and it could do so alongside the rumored Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus. There have been several reports on the matter already, with sources in South Korea claiming that the reason why Sammy will bring the …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo Spotted In Benchmark Listing, Exynos 7580 Inside

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

It’s no secret to anyone that Samsung releases a flurry of smartphones, in almost every conceivable size and ranging from entry level to technology marvels. And, yes, that’s true even in 2015 despite Samsung’s efforts to trim its line-up. Because, truth be told, a lot of Samsung smartphones were kind of stepping on each other toes, so to speak, but …

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LG G4 Said To Be Gravely Underperforming, At Least In South Korea

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It’s been nearly three months since the LG G4 was officially released in South Korea, which means analysts have had enough time to come up some estimates regarding the smartphone’s market performance. Unfortunately, according to the latest reports from LG’s homeland, the LG G4 is said to be gravely underperforming, at least in South Korea where the model seems to …

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AnTuTu: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge – The Most Powerful Smartphones, By Far

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Last week, AnTuTu published an intriguing report revealing the percentage of “clone” smartphones tested by its users throughout the first half of the year. Today, the company followed up with a new report targeting legit smartphones for a change. It shows a list containing the most powerful Android smartphones that have been tested in the popular AnTuTu benchmark since the beginning …

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Droid Mini, 3rd Gen Moto G, Moto X and a New Droid Show Their Backside

In #all, #android, #breaking, #motorola by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

During the last couple of weeks, various renders and other bits and pieces of info regarding Motorola’s 2015 line-up have surfaced. Today, another leak claims to show us the back cover of 4 new Motorola smartphones: what is supposed to be a “Mini” version of a Motorola Droid (although it looks full sized to us), the 2015 versions (3rd gen) …

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HTC To Collaborate With “Replay” Israeli Startup on Vive’s VR Tech?

In #all, #breaking, #htc by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Numerous companies around the world are preparing for a new market trend which may or may not change the way we use technology in the near future. I’m referring of course to the concept of virtual reality – a niche that increases in popularity with each new quarter. Several smartphone makers have already shown their interest in this market segment, …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 To Be Launched Alongside S6 Plus Duo?

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

For the past several weeks, the yet unreleased Samsung Galaxy Note 5 gained a lot of attention from the media. Numerous leaks have allegedly revealed various hardware characteristics, but more to the point at hand, there was also some debate regarding the smartphone’s market release and the idea that the device could be launched earlier than usual. As some of you …

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Analyst: Huawei Nexus – Next To No Chance For A Snapdragon 820 Inside

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

Let’s start this piece by saying that contradicting the famous Evan Blass (most of you probably know him by his @evleaks Twitter handle) takes a lot of confidence in your knowledge. Over the last few years, evleaks has well … leaked a lot of stuff from renders to specsheets and everything in between. Almost everything Evan shared turned out to …

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AnTuTu: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge – The Most Powerful Smartphones, By Far

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Last week, AnTuTu published an intriguing report revealing the percentage of “clone” smartphones tested by its users throughout the first half of the year. Today, the company followed up with a new report targeting legit smartphones for a change. It shows a list containing the most powerful Android smartphones that have been tested in the popular AnTuTu benchmark since the beginning …

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OnePlus 2: New Alleged Render Shows Metallic Build, Fingerprint Sensor

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Slowly, but surely, the OnePlus 2 HYPE train has reached maximum speed ahead of the July 27 announcement. We’ve seen plenty of allegedly leaked renders and specsheets, but fact of the matter is that we only know for sure what OnePlus announced: the OP2 will come with a Snapdragon 810 (v2.1) chip, USB Type-C connector, 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and …

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Samsung and Xiaomi Non-Genuine/Fake Models Account For 68% Of The Market

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Note: by Market we’re referring to the Android knock-off market. Nearly every smartphone manufacturer out there wants a piece of the action in China, and this is no surprise given that the aforementioned country holds the biggest mobile market in the world. The competition is fierce and this leads to new technologies being developed faster, as each manufacturer wants to …

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Has The Huawei Mate 8 Just Been Caught On Camera? [Updated]

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[UPDATE] Looks like this actually IS a tablet – the Huawei MediaPad M2. Sorry for the confusion! Huawei is definitely out there, grinding. Roughly one week ago, Huawei announced its latest flagship (the Honor 7) but that doesn’t mean that the company’s engineers will get any rest. Huawei is definitely cooking something new for H2 and today we might get an idea how …

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Xiaomi Mi5 and Mi5 Plus: New Leaked Specsheets

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Earlier today, more rumors on the Xiaomi Mi5 emerged from China, when a couple of spec sheets detailing these smartphones’ alleged specifications popped-up on Weibo. The Xiaomi Mi5 will apparently be accompanied on-stage by a larger model called the Xiaomi Mi5 Plus. The smaller model will be powered by a Snapdragon 810 SoC which hopefully will not cause overheating – …

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Metal Build For OnePlus 2 Teased By OnePlus’ CEO?

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For the past couple of weeks or so, OnePlus revealed numerous bits of information regarding what the future holds for the OnePlus 2 and its prospective owners. Thus the company already confirmed several hardware characteristics, including the fact that the sequel will be equipped with an optimized Snapdragon 810 SoC (v2.1) running at frequencies of up to 1.8 GHz instead …

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Oppo Find 9: Coming Soon With Snapdragon 810 On Board?

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Do you guys remember last year’s Oppo Find 7? Among the first to sport a QHD screen, Find 7 was Oppo’s mainstream flagship for 2014 and it was probably the device that cemented Oppo’s place among the elite Chinese (and some would even say world-wide) smartphone manufacturers. Now that we got that out of the way, fast forward to present …

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HTC To Collaborate With “Replay” Israeli Startup on Vive’s VR Tech?

In #all, #breaking, #htc by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Numerous companies around the world are preparing for a new market trend which may or may not change the way we use technology in the near future. I’m referring of course to the concept of virtual reality – a niche that increases in popularity with each new quarter. Several smartphone makers have already shown their interest in this market segment, …

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Samsung and HTC Cutting Flagship Orders by 16% and 30% Respectively (Rumor)

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At the moment there are two contradictory point of views regarding the market performance of Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. On one hand, we have the rumors and analysts claiming that Samsung’s flagship duo is not performing quite so well as the company expected (some are even claiming that the S6 has been outperformed by last year’s Galaxy …

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HTC One M9: Disappointing Sales, Snapdragon 810 To Blame?

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When most smartphone manufacturers were preparing to announce their latest flagship devices for the first part of 2015, gadget enthusiasts couldn’t help but wonder who will win the race this time and which one of the upcoming top-tier devices will be the so-called “hero smartphone”. Nowadays, all major contenders have already been either announced or released, and sadly, it appears …

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HTC Butterfly 3 To Come With QHD Display, Snapdragon 810 On Board?

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If you were debating which one of HTC’s latest flagships (HTC One M9 and One M9+) was more powerful or feature packed, we might have the answer: HTC Butterfly 3. “Wait! What?” Yes, it looks like HTC is about to release another flagship phone, the 4th entry in the Butterfly series (after J Butterfly, Butterfly S and Butterfly 2), which …

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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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LG G4 Said To Be Gravely Underperforming, At Least In South Korea

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It’s been nearly three months since the LG G4 was officially released in South Korea, which means analysts have had enough time to come up some estimates regarding the smartphone’s market performance. Unfortunately, according to the latest reports from LG’s homeland, the LG G4 is said to be gravely underperforming, at least in South Korea where the model seems to …

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Samsung and LG Gearing To Bring Iris Recognition To Their Smartphones (Rumor)

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Iris recognition technology is apparently starting to pick up, and following the release of the Fujitsu Arrows NX F-04G and VIVO X5 Pro – both of which make use of such technology – it looks like other, bigger players might be gearing up to bring iris recognition scanners to their future flagship smartphones. In recent news / rumors from Korea, both …

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LG-Made Nexus: In October with 3D Camera and Android M?

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So far there have been countless reports to suggest that this year Google will release two Nexus smartphones which will be manufactured by Huawei and LG respectively. Not much is known about these mysterious devices, but according to a new report from Korea, LG’s next Nexus device will fit in the premium market, it will be running Android M out …

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LG Releases Disney Themed SD801 Smartphone With Swarovski Cover

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This week LG released a brand new smartphone in Japan which, by the looks of it, will remain an NTT Docomo exclusive. What’s interesting about this new contender, and the reason why we’re bringing it to your attention, is the fact that it is the eight smartphone in the carrier’s “Disney Mobile” line-up which seems to be pretty big in …

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LG G5 To Feature Iris Recognition Tech?

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Iris recognition tech has great potential to be the next best thing in the mobile world. The buzz around this technology started a couple of years ago, when rumors were claiming that Samsung and LG were preparing to give their upcoming flagships at the time (Galaxy S5 and LG G3 respectively) iris recognition capabilities. However, according to the same rumor …

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LG G4’s Leather Back Takes 4 Times Longer To Manufacture (vs Regular)

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Boy, when LG said a while back that the G4 will differentiate itself through design. it wasn’t exaggerating. Not only that LG’s upcoming flagship phone is slightly bent, but one of its variants has its back wrapped in genuine leather. We’re not saying it’s the awesomest thing since slice bread but it definitely looks different than most of the mainstream …

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LG G4 Price: Between Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge?

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Throughout these past couple of weeks, LG continued to reveal bits of the its G4 puzzle and kept our interest going with various teaser videos revolving either around the camera, design, or user interface. Needless to say, the G4 managed to grab a lot of attention lately, but one of the biggest questions that were never truly answered has to do with …

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Analyst: Huawei Nexus – Next To No Chance For A Snapdragon 820 Inside

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

Let’s start this piece by saying that contradicting the famous Evan Blass (most of you probably know him by his @evleaks Twitter handle) takes a lot of confidence in your knowledge. Over the last few years, evleaks has well … leaked a lot of stuff from renders to specsheets and everything in between. Almost everything Evan shared turned out to …

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LG-Made Nexus: In October with 3D Camera and Android M?

In #all, #android, #breaking, #lg, #nexus by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

So far there have been countless reports to suggest that this year Google will release two Nexus smartphones which will be manufactured by Huawei and LG respectively. Not much is known about these mysterious devices, but according to a new report from Korea, LG’s next Nexus device will fit in the premium market, it will be running Android M out …

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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 Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: T-Mobile and US Cellular Models at FCC

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

If when we first reported it, the probability for the Note 5 to be announced and released in August was still uncertain, because it was based just on one source. Since then however, other, reliable sources have stated the same: Samsung has decided to launch the next iteration in the Note series earlier than anticipated. In the past, Samsung’s Note …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge Plus: AT&T, Verizon Models Certified By FCC

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

As you may have already heard earlier this week, Samsung might plan to release the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 a bit earlier than usual, and it could do so alongside the rumored Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus. There have been several reports on the matter already, with sources in South Korea claiming that the reason why Sammy will bring the …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo Spotted In Benchmark Listing, Exynos 7580 Inside

In #all, #android, #breaking, #samsung by Vlad AndriciLeave a Comment

It’s no secret to anyone that Samsung releases a flurry of smartphones, in almost every conceivable size and ranging from entry level to technology marvels. And, yes, that’s true even in 2015 despite Samsung’s efforts to trim its line-up. Because, truth be told, a lot of Samsung smartphones were kind of stepping on each other toes, so to speak, but …

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AnTuTu: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge – The Most Powerful Smartphones, By Far

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

Last week, AnTuTu published an intriguing report revealing the percentage of “clone” smartphones tested by its users throughout the first half of the year. Today, the company followed up with a new report targeting legit smartphones for a change. It shows a list containing the most powerful Android smartphones that have been tested in the popular AnTuTu benchmark since the beginning …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 To Be Launched Alongside S6 Plus Duo?

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

For the past several weeks, the yet unreleased Samsung Galaxy Note 5 gained a lot of attention from the media. Numerous leaks have allegedly revealed various hardware characteristics, but more to the point at hand, there was also some debate regarding the smartphone’s market release and the idea that the device could be launched earlier than usual. As some of you …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Codenamed Jungfrau? Might Be Powered By Snapdragon

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Samsung’s next best flagship phone will probably be a new Galaxy Note which, according to the numerous leaks and rumors so far, will be exclusively powered by an Exynos SoC, much like the Samsung Galaxy S6 line-up before it. In other words, it would seem that Qualcomm will no longer play a role in the creation of Samsung’s future flagship …

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Samsung and Xiaomi Non-Genuine/Fake Models Account For 68% Of The Market

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

Note: by Market we’re referring to the Android knock-off market. Nearly every smartphone manufacturer out there wants a piece of the action in China, and this is no surprise given that the aforementioned country holds the biggest mobile market in the world. The competition is fierce and this leads to new technologies being developed faster, as each manufacturer wants to …

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Deutsche Bank: Galaxy S6 Sales “Only” At S4 Level

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When it comes to Samsung Galaxy S6 sales (both models included) we’ve heard it all. Some analysts/banks are saying that the S6 line-up won’t even be able to match last year’s Galaxy S5 (disappointing) sales while others are estimating that S6 sales will blow the company’s current record sky high (some even anticipated 70 million units sold by the end of …

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Samsung and LG Gearing To Bring Iris Recognition To Their Smartphones (Rumor)

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Iris recognition technology is apparently starting to pick up, and following the release of the Fujitsu Arrows NX F-04G and VIVO X5 Pro – both of which make use of such technology – it looks like other, bigger players might be gearing up to bring iris recognition scanners to their future flagship smartphones. In recent news / rumors from Korea, both …

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Huawei Made Nexus: 2K Display, Snapdragon 810 On Board?

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Remember those rumors according to which Google will team up with Huawei for this year’s Nexus smartphone (we also heard LG is in the cards)? Well, today new info has surfaced on the matter, via a Chinese analyst who seems to have good connections inside the Chinese mobile tech industry. According to Pan Jiutang, the Huawei made Nexus smartphone will …

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Oppo R7 Metal Unibody Officially Confirmed, Coming May 20th?

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Lately we’ve been talking a lot about the upcoming Oppo R7. The handset has been officially teased for a May release, we’ve seen it’s bezelless tech in action, and the company even confirmed some of its features (bezelless, 2.5D display glass, metallic chassis). All in all, you should have a general idea of how the Oppo R7 will look like. …

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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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Analyst: Snapdragon 818 Rumors Are Complete Rubbish

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As some of you might be aware of, a new rumor emerged yesterday in regards to Qualcomm’s alleged plans for its SoC line-up. Word was that the company is working on a so-called Snapdragon 818 SoC boasting a 10-core architecture, possibly aimed at MediaTek’s own deca-core processor: the Helio X20. Unfortunately, we already came across fresh reports claiming that the …

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Samsung – The Only Chip-maker To Expand Investments In 2015?

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With the release of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the company’s proprietary Exynos SoC is going stronger than ever and Sammy is increasingly becoming one of the world’s leading chipset manufacturers and suppliers. Nevertheless it looks like the company’s efforts to win over the chipset market won’t stop anytime soon, as according to the Korean media Samsung will …

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Samsung To Start Using Dual Cameras In Its Smartphones In 2016

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Today, the Samsung Electro-Mechanics Q1 2015 earnings report meeting took place in Seoul, South Korea, where the company apparently reported a 60.8 billion won increase in operating profits, up 303% from Q1 2014. This whopping increase in profit is partly due to the increasing demand for smartphone components manufactured by Samsung and its branches, including 16 MP cameras with optical image …

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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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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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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)

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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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Apple Watch In-Store Availability To Be Announced At WWDC (Rumor)

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As probably most of you are aware of, since its launch, the Apple Watch hasn’t been available in the company’s retail stores (only online). This can be attributed to both high demand and the famous yield problems Apple and its suppliers have been struggling with. However, it looks like the situation is about to change. If a couple of days …

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