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New Vertu Signature Touch Announced, Pre-Order for 8,400 EUR and Up

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Last week, we came across an unexpected entry in the FCC database, hinting that Vertu is working on a sequel for last year’s Signature Touch. Back then, the smartphone was approved by the regulatory agency, which meant that the terminal’s official market announcement was closing in fast. Needless to say, the new Vertu Signature Touch is now official and available …

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OnePlus Mini: Hardware Specs Exposed By Antutu?

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Before the OnePlus 2 was officially introduced, the company’s co-founder Carl Pei revealed that a second smartphone is also in the works and planned for a market release by the end of 2015. While Carl Pei wasn’t able to reveal much about the handset’s specifications, there have been numerous long-time rumors suggesting that the company will eventually release a so-called …

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LG G5: Snapdragon 820, 20 MP 1/2-inch custom Sony Camera Sensor (Rumor)

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There’s been a lot of hype surrounding the LG G4 before its release, and for good reasons. The flagship sports a slightly curved display, an excellent camera, and for those who are looking for a more “premium” feel, the phone is offered with an optional back panel covered in leather. As you all know, the LG G4 was announced in …

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Samsung to Launch Dedicated VR Devices Next Year?

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Samsung was among the first smartphone manufacturers to show an interest in the now-growing virtual reality market, and as most of you know, the company joined the party last September with the Gear VR. Since then, the company released two “Innovator Edition” VR headsets – the latest one adding compatibility with the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge and throwing an …

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Apple A10 Development: Focus Is On Multi-threading, Up to 6 Cores (Rumors)

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Much to everyone’s expectations, during the unveiling of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Apple also talked about the A9 SoC, which is powering the company’s new flagships. The A9 boasts a 64-bit architecture, it was built on a 14 or 16nm (it’s not entirely clear yet, maybe both) FinFET manufacturing process, and Apple claims that the chipset is capable …

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JDI: New 10-inch LCD with “Remarkable HDR Image Reproduction”

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As time goes by, display technology keeps getting better and better. AMOLED technology seems to have advanced the most during these past couple of years, to the point where it became a threat to LCD, at least in the mobile market. There have even been rumors suggesting that Apple could use AMOLED in its 2016 product lineup. Nevertheless, LCD technology always …

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Xiaomi Mi4c Caught On Camera Ahead Of Tomorrow’s Unveiling

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Following the release of the successful Xiaomi Mi4i, several rumors emerged hinting that the Chinese smartphone maker is working on a new version called the Xiaomi Mi4c. Sure enough, the smartphone is now set for an official unveiling which will take place tomorrow, but before Xiaomi had a chance to take the wraps off the device it looks like sources …

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Latest Galaxy S7 Snapdragon 820 Benchmark Shows Improvements Across The Board

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Qualcomm is hard at work tweaking the Snapdragon 820 SoC before it becomes commercially available (allegedly, with Samsung lending a helping hand in testing), and as some of our readers might recall, earlier this month we also find out that a so-called “Snapdragon 820 V3.x” is rumored to be on its way for test sampling in October. Today we take …

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Huawei Working On A Stylus-Toting Galaxy Note 5 Competitor?

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The Samsung Galaxy Note series has been one of the main factors that contributed to the growth of the “phablet” market, but even though the Note influenced other smartphone manufacturers to create larger-screen devices, the aforementioned device / lineup continues to be the only one to offer decent integrated stylus support. For whatever reason, not many smartphone makers seem to …