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Sony Xperia Z1 Compact vs HTC One Mini 2 – Both Similar and Very Different

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As you’ve all come to learn, the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is pretty much the only 4.3 inch Android smartphone with high-end hardware specifications, which also means makes it the only “mini” handset to actually borrow more than a moniker and certain design cues from its larger flagship inspiration (the Xperia Z1). More recently, HTC has also made the One …

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Samsung Galaxy S3 KitKat Coming Soon To Another US Carrier

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While the Samsung Galaxy S3 is a two year-old smartphone, the device has recently made it in the headlines more often than not. Sadly, the reasons why the device has once again “enjoyed” its time under the spotlight were not too uplifting, as the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S3 KitKat Android 4.4 update will not be rolled-out for every S3 …

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iPhone 6: Apple Switching To A New Display Type?

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As some of you might be aware of, Apple has teamed up, according to rumors, with LG Display and Japan Display Corporation in order to produce the screens for the upcoming iPhone 6. As we’ve reported earlier this week, the Cupertino giant was also looking for a third partner, and its choices were Samsung, Sharp and Innolux. According to these …

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Samsung and LG To Soon Jump on The Sapphire Display Bandwagon?

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Sapphire has been used in the manufacturing of smartphones for quite some time, but so far the material has been either exclusive to luxury phones such as the Vertu Ti, or it’s been applied on very small areas such as the iPhone’s camera lens and its fingerprint sensor. Nevertheless, manufacturers have had their eyes on sapphire glass for a few …

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Android Nokia X2 Specs Surface in Benchmark Listing, Still An Entry Level Device

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While the Nokia X is a pretty fresh smartphone, earlier yesterday a new gadget from the Finnish manufacturer’s line-up made the rounds, under the moniker “Nokia X2″. The smartphone in question is obviously part of the new X family, and based on the name-tag, it could be a sequel to the original X. Judging by┬áthe information that has surfaced on …

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Moto X+1 Coming To Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile?

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The original Moto X has earned a lot of fans, and for good reasons. While the smartphone in question hasn’t been one of the most powerful devices at launch, it did open the gates towards a different way of thinking in the Android market. The Moto X made a name for itself through stability, smooth performance, a dedicated chip for …

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HTC One Ace To Be Officially Announced in Early June?

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Last year HTC hasn’t been one of the most active manufacturers around, but thanks to its “hero smartphone” (HTC One M7), the company in question managed to remain relevant, as it remained under the spotlight for a good portion of 2013. This year the tables have turned, and HTC appears to be one of the most active companies around, launching …

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Could This Be Huawei’s “Canceled” WP / Android Dual Boot Smartphone?

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Reports concerning a Huawei smartphone running both Windows Phone and Android have been passed around for quite some time. In fact, a couple of months ago, Huawei’s chief marketing officer Shao Yang has apparently revealed that the company’s intentions are to launch a dual-boot smartphone in the US, not later than spring 2014. These claims however, have been shot down, …