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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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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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Samsung Galaxy S7: “Agile” Dev Method Used, Development To End In December?

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While we wait for Samsung to announce and release the Galaxy Note 5, it looks like more reports concerning the Samsung Galaxy S7 have started to emerge. Obviously, it’s a bit early in the year to discuss Galaxy S7’s alleged hardware specifications (although we heard about its alleged codename and potential chipset), so the recent bits of information revolve around …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 To Be Slightly Cheaper Than Note 4?

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Although the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are probably the hottest smartphones to ever be manufactured by the Korean giant, the company’s recent, disappointing quarterly earnings have forced Samsung to cut the retail prices of its flagship phones. In light of these events, a recent report from Taiwan now claims that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 will have …

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Ming-Chi Kuo: iPhone 6s Mass Production Suffers Slight Delay

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The iPhone 6s line-up will be the first “S” in the series to be manufactured following Apple’s decision to increase the screen size of its iconic flagship phone. Technically speaking, the iPhone 6s / 6s Plus will look very similar to the current models, but they will introduce a number of new technologies, including Force Touch. More to the point …

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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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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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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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Ming-Chi Kuo: iPhone 6s Mass Production Suffers Slight Delay

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The iPhone 6s line-up will be the first “S” in the series to be manufactured following Apple’s decision to increase the screen size of its iconic flagship phone. Technically speaking, the iPhone 6s / 6s Plus will look very similar to the current models, but they will introduce a number of new technologies, including Force Touch. More to the point …

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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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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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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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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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Nexus 6 Prototype Pics Show Scrapped Fingerprint Sensor

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It’s been a while since the Nexus 6 was released, and after roughly 9 months of market availability, Google’s first phablet is slowly but surely becoming old news. Nevertheless, today we came across several pictures that push the N6 back into our headlines, as more evidence of Motorola’s initial plans for the Nexus 6 have surfaced. As some of you …

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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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Snapdragon 820 To Be Officially Unveiled On August 11th?

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There’s no mystery that the Snapdragon 810 caused a lot of problems since its release (or even before that), not only for Qualcomm but for several smartphone manufacturers alike. As you are probably well aware of, the SD 810 was plagued by overheating and throttling issues since launch, and while things have “cooled” off in the meantime with the release …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge Plus: Full List Of Specs Surfaces

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 should theoretically be unveiled this month along with the mysterious Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus that already passed through the FCC. Both smartphones are set to push the limits further by delivering upgraded internals and updated design cues. That being said, everything there is to know about the duo will, or should be officially revealed …

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