Rumours

LG G Pad 7″ checks in with Antutu – mid-range tablet specs onboard

LG G Pad 7″ checks in with Antutu – mid-range tablet specs onboard

The announcement of three new LG tablets on Monday caught many off guard and the initial announcement was fairly light on hardware details for any of the tablets in the new G Pad lineup. But it appears that the 7″ G Pad has dropped past AnTuTu benchmarks to check out how it fares against the competition, and in the process[Read More…]

by 6:17 am on May 15, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Rumours, Tablets
Nexus 6 and Nexus 8 names purportedly show up in Chromium code review

Nexus 6 and Nexus 8 names purportedly show up in Chromium code review

Google might be getting a little sloppy in their security, at least where leaks about upcoming Nexus devices are concerned. After showing the Nexus like code-name flounder in the Chrome bug tracker last week, overnight the names Nexus 6 and Nexus 8 have shown up in a Chromium Code review. Take this with a massive grain of salt, but the[Read More…]

by 1:24 pm on May 14, 2014 3 comments Phones, Rumours, Tablets
Motorola Moto G appears on Amazon with universal LTE

Motorola Moto G appears on Amazon with universal LTE

The Motorola Moto G is undoubtedly a decent, if not low spec, handset, but one of the features most people probably missed was LTE; it was notably absent. While this probably contributes to the better than average battery life on the Moto G, it also contributes to slower data speeds, and consternation amongst geeks. However, it seems as if Motorola[Read More…]

by 1:44 pm on May 13, 2014 2 comments News, Phones, Rumours
HTC Sense TV update suggests IR blaster in new devices

HTC Sense TV update suggests IR blaster in new devices

Yesterday, my HTC One received an update to the Sense TV app. I’m running a Sense 6 build on my phone, so the update came through the Play Store, and one thing in the changelog stood out to me–‘Fix UI layout for devices with different resolutions’. Out of HTC’s released devices, only the One M7 and M8 and the One[Read More…]

by 10:43 am on May 10, 2014 1 comment Phones, Rumours
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini to emerge as the Galaxy S5 Dx

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini to emerge as the Galaxy S5 Dx

The Galaxy S5 has been on the market since last month, yet we know that there will eventually be a Galaxy S5 Mini. But after the Galaxy S5 Zoom was renamed to the Galaxy K Zoom, the chances of it being named something quite different increased. The screenshot below, purportedly from the UK Samsung website, is now circulating the internet[Read More…]

by 12:38 am on May 8, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Rumour: HTC to be working on a bigger brother to the One M8

Rumour: HTC to be working on a bigger brother to the One M8

That’s right, HTC may be working on a 5.5″ Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) brother to the One M8, which is currently going by the name “One M8 Prime”. This rumour that was leaked to HTCSoku, includes a number of unconfirmed specifications that may be featured in the final device. This rumour also suggests that the One M8 Prime will be[Read More…]

by 5:38 pm on May 7, 2014 0 comments News, Rumours
LG G3 could come with metallic back and removeable back

LG G3 could come with metallic back and removeable back

We’re seeing more and more of the LG G3, we saw black and white renders of the phone yesterday in what appeared to be a plastic material, but according to @evleaks plastic may not be the only material the G3 could be available in. The G3 could also be arriving with a finish that @evleaks describes as a ‘fingerprint-magnet no[Read More…]

by 3:08 am on May 7, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
HTC One M8 might come in … pink?

HTC One M8 might come in … pink?

It seems today is the day for handset leaks from evleaks, with a render of the HTC One (M8) shown in (of all things) a nice soft pink! Perhaps just in time for Mother’s Day this weekend, or perhaps just a case of someone playing around with Photoshop for a bit of fun, it seems at least plausible given the[Read More…]

by 7:38 pm on May 6, 2014 3 comments News, Phones, Rumours
HTC One Mini 2 breaks cover in Grey, Silver and Gold

HTC One Mini 2 breaks cover in Grey, Silver and Gold

With the release of the HTC One (M8), we’ve been waiting for information on the inevitable release of the Mini and Max versions. Now @EvLeaks has shown off the Mini – tipped previously to be called the HTC One Mini 2 – in Gunmetal Grey, Glacial Silver, and Amber Gold. https://twitter.com/evleaks/status/462950003053297664 Missing, is from the picture is the distinctive secondary[Read More…]

by 9:07 am on May 5, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Motorola Moto X+1 leaked on Moto Maker site

Motorola Moto X+1 leaked on Moto Maker site

Usually, a manufacturer is the last place you look for leaks to occur regarding an unannounced smartphone, but it appears that Motorola was a little sloppy on their Moto Maker site overnight. Someone in the web team left a little easter egg accidentally on their site, confirming earlier reports from @EvLeaks that the follow-up to the Moto X would be[Read More…]

by 7:15 am on May 3, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours