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Samsung Galaxy J2 Spotted At The FCC, Release Approaching?

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For the past several days, we’ve spotted numerous Samsung gadgets strolling through the FCC, including the Gear S2 along with the Gear S2 Classic wearables. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z3 was also approved by the FCC today, but apparently the aforementioned device wasn’t alone. Needless to say, the rumored Samsung Galaxy J2 was more or less confirmed too. Identified by the …

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Samsung Z3 Gets FCC’s Nod of Approval, Release Imminent?

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While Samsung continues to push its premium terminals on the Android market, the Korean tech giant also seems to keep working on its own platform which we all know as Tizen. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z1 proved to be quite popular in emerging markets including India and Bangladesh, the reason why there have been some speculations regarding the company’s plans to …

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Gigaset (ex Siemens) High End Smartphone: Hands-On Pics Surface

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A couple of days ago, we brought you news of an upcoming high-end smartphone planned for release by a relatively unknown company with a bit of “mobile” pedigree. If you’ve missed the initial report, the title above should give you an idea of what we’re talking about. Gigaset (ex-Siemens), is apparently preparing to enter the smartphone game after Siemens stopped …

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HTC To Announce A “Handsome” Smartphone On September 6th

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For the past several weeks there have been quite a few reports regarding HTC’s upcoming flagship phone, oftentimes referred to as the “HTC Aero” or the “HTC One A9”. Whatever the final name will be, following the launch of the HTC One M9 and the unimpressive sales figures that came after, the industry has been looking with interest towards HTC …

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Huawei Watch Certified By Bluetooth, TalkBand B0 In The Making

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Huawei entered the world of wearables last year with the release of the TalkBand B1. The gadget was unique in its own way and acted as a Bluetooth headset on the side, but at the end of the day the market was not impressed, and many consumers looked elsewhere for alternative fitness trackers. Then came along the TalkBand B2, which, …

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Snapdragon 820: V3.X Version To Come With A Lot Of Improvements (Rumor)

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 is supposed to hit the market as a top-tier next-gen chipset. The company’s SoCs have always earned a bit of time under the spotlight before their release, but we feel that the market keeps a close eye on the SD 820 more so than it did with the previous versions. This is partly because of the Snapdragon …

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Samsung Gear S2, S2 Classic Stop By FCC On Their Way To IFA

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Last week, Samsung released a teaser video featuring the upcoming Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch, signaling an imminent official announcement at IFA in Berlin. Previously (or internally) known as the Samsung Orbis, the Gear S2 is expected to be released in multiple variants. Several weeks ago, SamMobile reported that two of the “Orbis” variants will be identified by the model numbers …

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Huawei Ascend Mate 7S: Multi-functional Fingerprint Sensor Teased

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For the past couple of days, Huawei kept teasing some of the features flaunted by its upcoming flagship phone, presumably called the “Huawei Ascend Mate 7S”. As crazy as this may sound, the company’s next premium device could be equipped with a Force Touch-like feature, and assuming this is true, the Chinese manufacturer might beat Apple to it. Huawei also …

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Samsung Galaxy J2 Spotted At The FCC, Release Approaching?

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For the past several days, we’ve spotted numerous Samsung gadgets strolling through the FCC, including the Gear S2 along with the Gear S2 Classic wearables. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z3 was also approved by the FCC today, but apparently the aforementioned device wasn’t alone. Needless to say, the rumored Samsung Galaxy J2 was more or less confirmed too. Identified by the …

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Gigaset (ex Siemens) High End Smartphone: Hands-On Pics Surface

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A couple of days ago, we brought you news of an upcoming high-end smartphone planned for release by a relatively unknown company with a bit of “mobile” pedigree. If you’ve missed the initial report, the title above should give you an idea of what we’re talking about. Gigaset (ex-Siemens), is apparently preparing to enter the smartphone game after Siemens stopped …

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HTC To Announce A “Handsome” Smartphone On September 6th

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For the past several weeks there have been quite a few reports regarding HTC’s upcoming flagship phone, oftentimes referred to as the “HTC Aero” or the “HTC One A9”. Whatever the final name will be, following the launch of the HTC One M9 and the unimpressive sales figures that came after, the industry has been looking with interest towards HTC …

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Huawei Watch Certified By Bluetooth, TalkBand B0 In The Making

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Huawei entered the world of wearables last year with the release of the TalkBand B1. The gadget was unique in its own way and acted as a Bluetooth headset on the side, but at the end of the day the market was not impressed, and many consumers looked elsewhere for alternative fitness trackers. Then came along the TalkBand B2, which, …

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Snapdragon 820: V3.X Version To Come With A Lot Of Improvements (Rumor)

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 is supposed to hit the market as a top-tier next-gen chipset. The company’s SoCs have always earned a bit of time under the spotlight before their release, but we feel that the market keeps a close eye on the SD 820 more so than it did with the previous versions. This is partly because of the Snapdragon …

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Huawei Ascend Mate 7S: Multi-functional Fingerprint Sensor Teased

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For the past couple of days, Huawei kept teasing some of the features flaunted by its upcoming flagship phone, presumably called the “Huawei Ascend Mate 7S”. As crazy as this may sound, the company’s next premium device could be equipped with a Force Touch-like feature, and assuming this is true, the Chinese manufacturer might beat Apple to it. Huawei also …

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High End Gigaset (ex Siemens) Smartphone Surfaces

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Before smartphones even became a thing, Siemens used to be one of the most prominent feature phone manufacturers in the world. This was happening last decade and up until 2005. Nowadays, the company is largely known for building wind turbines, medical equipment, water treatment systems and so on (basically nothing related to smartphones). However, Siemens’ Home and Office Communication Devices …

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LG’s Upcoming Flagship To Differentiate Itself Through Camera Prowess?

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

Do you remember the LG phablet that was supposed to be a “super-premium” smartphone, able to go beyond LG’s own G series and compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ or even Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6s Plus? Yeah, we do too, but unfortunately, LG’s CEO has recently backtracked on what were claimed to be his own …

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iPhone 6s: China Telecom Rep Confirms Several Features

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Another week has past, bringing us closer to the eventual iPhone 6s official unveiling, which, according to recent reports, should take place in the third week of September. And with a new week upon us, a fresh report emerges from China, confirming some of the features we should (or shouldn’t) expect from Apple’s newest flagship. The latest bits of data …

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IHS: iPhone 6c Coming This Year

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With each passing day, we seem to come across more reports and rumors that “reconfirm” iPhone 6c’s existence. It was only yesterday when we reported that Foxconn may have begun hiring new workers in anticipation of a November iPhone 6c release, and today we circle back to Apple’s fabled “low-cost” iPhone for a new round of promising reports. Based on …

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Foxconn Rumored To Be Preparing For A November iPhone 6c Release

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As you may have heard throughout these past few months, Apple might be preparing for the release of three iPhone models this year – something that has never been seen before during Apple’s usual Q3 announcements. The third model, as you’re probably aware of, is expected to wear the “iPhone 6c” moniker, and so far there have been numerous reports …

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iPhone 6s To Still Use Only Qualcomm Modems, Intel In The Books For iPhone 7?

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Assuming you’re not aware of this, for the past several months rumor had it that the iPhone 6s will be equipped with an Intel modem instead of one provided by Qualcomm. These rumors first originated earlier in March when sources of VentureBeat claimed that Apple’s upcoming flagship phones might make use of an Intel XMM 7360 LTE modem, and it …

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NVIDIA Denver 2 vs Exynos M1, Apple A9/A9X: Next-Gen Mobile Processors Benchmarked (Leak)

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

Numerous next-gen mobile processors have gained a lot of attention during these past several days, as a certain source from China’s Weibo network seems to have acquired information regarding their performance in synthetic benchmarks: specifically Geekbench 3. Assuming these leaks show the real deal then we now have a pretty exciting sneak preview on how these pieces of silicon will …

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Samsung Galaxy J2 Spotted At The FCC, Release Approaching?

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

For the past several days, we’ve spotted numerous Samsung gadgets strolling through the FCC, including the Gear S2 along with the Gear S2 Classic wearables. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z3 was also approved by the FCC today, but apparently the aforementioned device wasn’t alone. Needless to say, the rumored Samsung Galaxy J2 was more or less confirmed too. Identified by the …

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Samsung Z3 Gets FCC’s Nod of Approval, Release Imminent?

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

While Samsung continues to push its premium terminals on the Android market, the Korean tech giant also seems to keep working on its own platform which we all know as Tizen. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z1 proved to be quite popular in emerging markets including India and Bangladesh, the reason why there have been some speculations regarding the company’s plans to …

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Gigaset (ex Siemens) High End Smartphone: Hands-On Pics Surface

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

A couple of days ago, we brought you news of an upcoming high-end smartphone planned for release by a relatively unknown company with a bit of “mobile” pedigree. If you’ve missed the initial report, the title above should give you an idea of what we’re talking about. Gigaset (ex-Siemens), is apparently preparing to enter the smartphone game after Siemens stopped …

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HTC To Announce A “Handsome” Smartphone On September 6th

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

For the past several weeks there have been quite a few reports regarding HTC’s upcoming flagship phone, oftentimes referred to as the “HTC Aero” or the “HTC One A9”. Whatever the final name will be, following the launch of the HTC One M9 and the unimpressive sales figures that came after, the industry has been looking with interest towards HTC …

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Snapdragon 820: V3.X Version To Come With A Lot Of Improvements (Rumor)

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

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 is supposed to hit the market as a top-tier next-gen chipset. The company’s SoCs have always earned a bit of time under the spotlight before their release, but we feel that the market keeps a close eye on the SD 820 more so than it did with the previous versions. This is partly because of the Snapdragon …

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Huawei Ascend Mate 7S: Multi-functional Fingerprint Sensor Teased

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

For the past couple of days, Huawei kept teasing some of the features flaunted by its upcoming flagship phone, presumably called the “Huawei Ascend Mate 7S”. As crazy as this may sound, the company’s next premium device could be equipped with a Force Touch-like feature, and assuming this is true, the Chinese manufacturer might beat Apple to it. Huawei also …

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High End Gigaset (ex Siemens) Smartphone Surfaces

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

Before smartphones even became a thing, Siemens used to be one of the most prominent feature phone manufacturers in the world. This was happening last decade and up until 2005. Nowadays, the company is largely known for building wind turbines, medical equipment, water treatment systems and so on (basically nothing related to smartphones). However, Siemens’ Home and Office Communication Devices …

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LG’s Upcoming Flagship To Differentiate Itself Through Camera Prowess?

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

Do you remember the LG phablet that was supposed to be a “super-premium” smartphone, able to go beyond LG’s own G series and compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ or even Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6s Plus? Yeah, we do too, but unfortunately, LG’s CEO has recently backtracked on what were claimed to be his own …

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Huawei Watch Certified By Bluetooth, TalkBand B0 In The Making

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Huawei entered the world of wearables last year with the release of the TalkBand B1. The gadget was unique in its own way and acted as a Bluetooth headset on the side, but at the end of the day the market was not impressed, and many consumers looked elsewhere for alternative fitness trackers. Then came along the TalkBand B2, which, …

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Huawei Ascend Mate 7S: Multi-functional Fingerprint Sensor Teased

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

For the past couple of days, Huawei kept teasing some of the features flaunted by its upcoming flagship phone, presumably called the “Huawei Ascend Mate 7S”. As crazy as this may sound, the company’s next premium device could be equipped with a Force Touch-like feature, and assuming this is true, the Chinese manufacturer might beat Apple to it. Huawei also …

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Huawei Teases Incredible Touch For The Ascend Mate 7S

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If you’ve been paying attention to the latest leaks and rumors, you might have noticed that word on the forums is that the upcoming smartphone from Huawei’s Mate series (probably called Huawei 7S) will come with, queue drumrolls, Force Touch. Yes, that Force Touch that Apple has implemented in the Apple Watch and the trackpad of its latest MackBook. Yes, …

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New Huawei Nexus 6 Photos Leak, Reveal Hardware Specs

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If you’re only checking mobile industry related news from time to time, you’re probably overwhelmed (and frankly quite bored) by the amounts of leaks both upcoming Nexus smartphones have received. However, if you’re like us, and you probably are if you’re a regular visitor, leaks, and rumors regarding Google’s Nexus devices are probably something you never get enough of. And …

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Antutu: Xiaomi Mi 4c With Snapdragon 808 On Board In The Making

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The Xiaomi Mi 4i was released earlier this month as an affordable device priced at $200, rocking a very decent set of hardware specifications. Indeed, despite its low price, the Xiaomi Mi 4i is actually quite impressive, boasting a full HD 5-inch IPS LCD display which outputs 441 pixels per inch, an octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor, and 2 GB of …

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Huawei Glory 7i With 180 Degree Rotating Camera Goes Official

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Just like previous rumors and leaks have hinted during the past couple of weeks, Huawei’s Glory 7i main attraction is an 180 degree flipping/rotating camera. But don’t think that the camera only has two fixed positions. Nope, according to Huawei, the camera can be manually positioned by the user at whatever angle he feels appropriate. Staying in the camera department, …

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NVIDIA Denver 2 vs Exynos M1, Apple A9/A9X: Next-Gen Mobile Processors Benchmarked (Leak)

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

Numerous next-gen mobile processors have gained a lot of attention during these past several days, as a certain source from China’s Weibo network seems to have acquired information regarding their performance in synthetic benchmarks: specifically Geekbench 3. Assuming these leaks show the real deal then we now have a pretty exciting sneak preview on how these pieces of silicon will …

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Extensively Leaked Ahead Of Announcement

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As some of our readers might be aware of, tomorrow Xiaomi is expected to hold a press conference where its latest proprietary user interface for Android OS – MIUI 7 – will be officially unveiled. To make matters even more interesting the new UI will reportedly be revealed along with a new smartphone, namely the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2. Today, …

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AMOLED: Apple “Might” Use It (2016) – Huawei, Xiaomi Already Decided (IHS)

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The race between LCD and AMOLED has been going on ever since I can remember (well, for just a few years to be precise), and interestingly enough, AMOLED has been winning ground lately. More and more smartphone makers are jumping on the OLED bandwagon and according to IHS Technology Research Director, Kevin Wang, Apple is considering doing the same. Reportedly, …

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HTC To Announce A “Handsome” Smartphone On September 6th

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

For the past several weeks there have been quite a few reports regarding HTC’s upcoming flagship phone, oftentimes referred to as the “HTC Aero” or the “HTC One A9”. Whatever the final name will be, following the launch of the HTC One M9 and the unimpressive sales figures that came after, the industry has been looking with interest towards HTC …

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HTC Aero: New Leak Claims To Show The Real Deal

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Some of you have probably seen yesterday’s so-called HTC Aero “leak”. Because it surfaced on Chinese Social Media, people didn’t understand what was being said by those who commented regarding the similarities between HTC’s upcoming Aero and Apple’s iPhone 6. In fact, someone saw the device and to better describe what he saw he quickly put together an HTC Aero …

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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 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’s Upcoming Flagship To Differentiate Itself Through Camera Prowess?

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

Do you remember the LG phablet that was supposed to be a “super-premium” smartphone, able to go beyond LG’s own G series and compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ or even Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6s Plus? Yeah, we do too, but unfortunately, LG’s CEO has recently backtracked on what were claimed to be his own …

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LG Confirms Next Flagship For Q4, “Super Premium” Statement Denied

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As some of you might recall, back in March, during MWC 2015, LG’s mobile chief, Cho Juno, told the press that LG is working on releasing a new smartphone that would surpass the G series. The mysterious contender was pegged for an H2 2015 release, which means we should be getting closer to its alleged debut. Sure enough, shortly after …

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LG To Test Fingerprint Tech With 2015 Nexus, Its Flagships Are Next (Rumor)

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Among all the smartphone manufacturers that collaborated with Google for the creation of past Nexus devices, LG seems to stand out the most. The fourth and fifth Nexus models in the series have been manufactured by the aforementioned Korean company, and as you may have already heard by now, a new Nexus device developed by none other than LG might …

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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 To Test Fingerprint Tech With 2015 Nexus, Its Flagships Are Next (Rumor)

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

Among all the smartphone manufacturers that collaborated with Google for the creation of past Nexus devices, LG seems to stand out the most. The fourth and fifth Nexus models in the series have been manufactured by the aforementioned Korean company, and as you may have already heard by now, a new Nexus device developed by none other than LG might …

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Samsung To Supply OLED Panels To Huawei? Nexus Rumor Revitalized?

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Assuming you’ve followed the stream of rumors surrounding the next Nexus line-up throughout these past several months, you should know that Google might release not one, but two Nexus smartphones by the end of 2015. Rumors have it that one of these devices will be made by LG, and that it will be more of a Nexus 5 brought to …

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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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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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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 J2 Spotted At The FCC, Release Approaching?

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

For the past several days, we’ve spotted numerous Samsung gadgets strolling through the FCC, including the Gear S2 along with the Gear S2 Classic wearables. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z3 was also approved by the FCC today, but apparently the aforementioned device wasn’t alone. Needless to say, the rumored Samsung Galaxy J2 was more or less confirmed too. Identified by the …

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Samsung Z3 Gets FCC’s Nod of Approval, Release Imminent?

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

While Samsung continues to push its premium terminals on the Android market, the Korean tech giant also seems to keep working on its own platform which we all know as Tizen. The Tizen-powered Samsung Z1 proved to be quite popular in emerging markets including India and Bangladesh, the reason why there have been some speculations regarding the company’s plans to …

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Snapdragon 820: V3.X Version To Come With A Lot Of Improvements (Rumor)

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

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 is supposed to hit the market as a top-tier next-gen chipset. The company’s SoCs have always earned a bit of time under the spotlight before their release, but we feel that the market keeps a close eye on the SD 820 more so than it did with the previous versions. This is partly because of the Snapdragon …

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Samsung Gear S2, S2 Classic Stop By FCC On Their Way To IFA

In #all, #samsung, #wearables by Mihai MateiLeave a Comment

Last week, Samsung released a teaser video featuring the upcoming Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch, signaling an imminent official announcement at IFA in Berlin. Previously (or internally) known as the Samsung Orbis, the Gear S2 is expected to be released in multiple variants. Several weeks ago, SamMobile reported that two of the “Orbis” variants will be identified by the model numbers …

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Samsung Galaxy O7/Mega On Benchmark Confirms Rumored Specs

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Yesterday, a new rumor emerged targeting a couple of Samsung smartphones that seem to be coming our way relatively soon. One of them was the “Galaxy O7” which is now actually referred to as the “Mega On”, and probably the same one we saw passing Bluetooth’s certification a couple of days ago. More to the point at hand, yesterday, SamMobile …

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Snapdragon 820 Undergoing Intensive Testing in Samsung’s Labs (Rumor)

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Smartphone manufacturers and enthusiasts alike are looking forward to the release of Qualcomm’s upcoming top-tier SoC – the Snapdragon 820 – perhaps more so than with other, previously launched Snapdragon chipsets. The 820 is said to adopt a new architecture and ditch ARM’s Cortex cores, and it is obviously expected to power up some of the most iconic smartphones of …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge+ Selling Twice As Better As Note 4?

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Both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge have impressed the crowds during their official unveiling, back in April, but sales figures have shown that the two – impressive as it may be – did not reach the Korean tech giant’s expectations. Fortunately, things are looking up for Samsung now that the Note 5 and S6 Edge+ have been released, …

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Rumor: Samsung Working On a 12-inch Windows 10 Tablet

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Do you, by chance, remember Samsung’s ATIV line of Windows tablets? At the time of their release, they seemed to have everything you’d need for a tablet from both productivity and multimedia points of view. However, like almost every Windows tablet out there, they haven’t been successful with the public and quickly fade away. But Samsung is not a company …

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Samsung Gear S2 Showcased in New Teaser Video

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For the past several months, countless rumors emerged suggesting that Samsung is working on a new smartwatch. More importantly, the gadget in question was expected to have a circular form factor, and up until recently the industry has been referring to this particular device as the “Samsung Orbis”. As it turns out, however, the company’s upcoming round smartwatch will be …

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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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Xperia Z5 Premium: 4K Only For Media?

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As we’re sure some of you are aware of, earlier today, prolific leakster Evan Blass (a.k.a. @evleaks) brought Sony’s upcoming smartphone lineup under the spotlight via Twitter. Over there, he shared several alleged specifications for a total of three unannounced handsets. One of them was the so-called “Sony Xperia Z5 Premium” which should be the company’s next top-tier warrior, boasting …

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Sony Xperia J1 Compact: The Phantom Pain Edition Gets Announced

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Some of our readers might remember that, several years ago, GforGames used to deliver PC / console gaming-related news. If not, the “About Us” section could fill you in, but long story short, as our passion for mobile devices grew over the years, our focus shifted to match. Nowadays, we deal in news, leaks, and rumors for the mobile niche, …

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Snapdragon 820: V3.X Version To Come With A Lot Of Improvements (Rumor)

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 is supposed to hit the market as a top-tier next-gen chipset. The company’s SoCs have always earned a bit of time under the spotlight before their release, but we feel that the market keeps a close eye on the SD 820 more so than it did with the previous versions. This is partly because of the Snapdragon …

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AUO: Bendable AMOLED With A Twist, New Smartwatch Panels

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Taiwanese panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has officially announced a new generation of displays aimed at various markets, including smartwatches, tablets, and even automotive. The highlight for us, however, is a new type of bendable AMOLED technology which might redefine the way we use our devices in the future. The company also unveiled several panels designed for the smartwatch market, …

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Snapdragon 616 Benchmark Shows Great Improvement vs Snapdragon 615

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A couple of weeks ago, Qualcomm officially and quietly unveiled three new SoCs designed for the budget-friendly mobile market, namely the Snapdragon 212, 412, and the Snapdragon 616. The Snapdragon 616 is, of course, the more powerful of the three, and it is intended as a slight upgrade over the already-successful Snapdragon 615. It has an octa-core configuration with two …

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Has Project Ara Switched Back From Google To Motorola?

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We’ve been keeping a close eye on Project Ara ever since it was first announced. The project peaked our interest for obvious reasons, but sadly it looks like the first commercially available unit will not be coming our way too soon. During the past couple of days, Project Ara shared the latest news regarding the smartphone’s development via Twitter, and …

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Samsung Galaxy O: VR Centered Series? Oculus Rift Pre-orders In December?

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After several years of “drooling” over the virtual reality concept revitalized by the Oculus Rift, and following the release of a handful of developer kits, the VR headset in question might finally get a commercial release date by the end of 2015. In addition, earlier today we came across a report from Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster, who claims that Oculus …

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NVIDIA Denver 2 vs Exynos M1, Apple A9/A9X: Next-Gen Mobile Processors Benchmarked (Leak)

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Numerous next-gen mobile processors have gained a lot of attention during these past several days, as a certain source from China’s Weibo network seems to have acquired information regarding their performance in synthetic benchmarks: specifically Geekbench 3. Assuming these leaks show the real deal then we now have a pretty exciting sneak preview on how these pieces of silicon will …

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Samsung To Invest US$3 Billion To Increase OLED Production?

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Undeniably, the OLED display market grow exponentially throughout these past couple of years, with more and more smartphone manufacturers wanting to adopt this technology. During this time, the largest OLED panel manufacturer, Samsung, upped its game and continues to do so once every few quarters. We even heard that it will start supplying Huawei with AMOLED panels, which might end …

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First 6-inch 4K (734 PPI) AMOLED Display Gets Showcased

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While some smartphone manufacturers (including Huawei) aren’t too fond of the idea of pushing the limits of display resolution further (beyond 1080p to be precise), others do the opposite and continue to cram as many pixels per inch as possible. Nowadays some people are of the opinion that QHD smartphone displays are “overkill” and affect battery performance for no real …

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Snapdragon 820 Specs Leaked – A Monster In The Making?

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Only yesterday we were telling you that, according to some fresh rumors, Qualcomm will introduce its highly anticipated (especially after the whole Snpadragon 810 overheating debacle) Snapdragon 820 SoC (System-on-a-Chip) in Los Angeles, on August 11th. Well, now we have stumbled on a wealth of new technical info regarding the SD820, via a Chinese analyst with a solid track record …

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Huawei Watch Certified By Bluetooth, TalkBand B0 In The Making

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Huawei entered the world of wearables last year with the release of the TalkBand B1. The gadget was unique in its own way and acted as a Bluetooth headset on the side, but at the end of the day the market was not impressed, and many consumers looked elsewhere for alternative fitness trackers. Then came along the TalkBand B2, which, …

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Samsung Gear S2, S2 Classic Stop By FCC On Their Way To IFA

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Last week, Samsung released a teaser video featuring the upcoming Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch, signaling an imminent official announcement at IFA in Berlin. Previously (or internally) known as the Samsung Orbis, the Gear S2 is expected to be released in multiple variants. Several weeks ago, SamMobile reported that two of the “Orbis” variants will be identified by the model numbers …

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Samsung Gear S2 Showcased in New Teaser Video

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For the past several months, countless rumors emerged suggesting that Samsung is working on a new smartwatch. More importantly, the gadget in question was expected to have a circular form factor, and up until recently the industry has been referring to this particular device as the “Samsung Orbis”. As it turns out, however, the company’s upcoming round smartwatch will be …

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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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