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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo specs leak

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo specs leak

Late last year we mentioned that Samsung have been rumoured to be working on a lower-powered follow-up to the Galaxy Note 3. According to the leaked specifications at the time, the Note 3 Lite (now known as the Note 3 Neo), would be the lower powered brother to the Galaxy Note 3. Thanks to an anonymous tipster, GSMArena have recently[Read More…]

by 6:13 pm on January 10, 2014 7 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Galaxy S5 to launch in April with iris scanner

Galaxy S5 to launch in April with iris scanner

Samsung are staying true to their history of announcing flagship phones in March, with intention to begin sales in April according to Lee Young Hee – Executive Vice President of Samsung Mobile who advised the Galaxy S5 launch would follow this pattern, in an interview with Bloomberg; at the same time advising that the follow up to the Galaxy Gear[Read More…]

by 10:50 am on January 10, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
Leaked screenshots suggest Samsung might be changing TouchWiz

Leaked screenshots suggest Samsung might be changing TouchWiz

Samsung’s mobile products are extremely popular, but one common complaint has been the performance (or lack thereof) of one of the key components of the Samsung architecture, namely TouchWiz. Even we’ve been critical of TouchWiz and its lags and stutters, and questionable design sense, and the disconnect between various aspects of the user experience. Complaints ranging from child-like icon designs,[Read More…]

by 7:26 am on January 8, 2014 14 comments Manufacturer, News, Rumours
Rumours start for new Sony Xperia devices to be launched at MWC

Rumours start for new Sony Xperia devices to be launched at MWC

With the Sony Xperia Z now a year old – it was launched at CES this time last year – the details could be coming on an updated Phone and Tablet that Sony are working on for a possible release at Mobile World Congress in February. The phone – codenamed Sirius – is tipped to have a 5.2″ screen and[Read More…]

by 2:01 am on January 8, 2014 4 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours, Tablets
Samsung shows off Galaxy Note and Tab Pro advertisement and probable specs emerge

Samsung shows off Galaxy Note and Tab Pro advertisement and probable specs emerge

Samsung has been a big presence at CES for the last few years and this year is shaping up to be no different, with a press announcement due to start tomorrow morning AEST it seems their advertising has slipped ahead of schedule and some details on the Note and Tab Pro range of tablets have also surfaced. The banner advertising[Read More…]

by 7:55 pm on January 6, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Rumours, Tablets
Rumour: Samsung to launch Galaxy F metal body along with Galaxy S5

Rumour: Samsung to launch Galaxy F metal body along with Galaxy S5

SamMobile has reported that a Korean news publication, ETNews that the South Korean conglomerate, Samsung, is looking to launch the Galaxy F being the first Samsung smartphone to adopt a metal construction, at the same time they launch the Galaxy S5. According to the report and SamMobile, that a metallic prototype of the Galaxy F was currently bring developed in[Read More…]

by 2:19 pm on January 6, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
A new set of rumoured specs for the HTC M8 and a new name

A new set of rumoured specs for the HTC M8 and a new name

After Twitter leaker @evleaks yesterday teased with what was described as ‘Preliminary specs’ for the HTC M8, the follow up to the HTC One, it seems they may have moved on from those decidedly ‘meh’ specs and included some more grunt, at least according to HTC ROM developer mike1986 from Android Revolution. mike1986 has previously been able to source some[Read More…]

by 10:03 am on January 4, 2014 13 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Rumoured HTC M8 specs start leaking – 5″ 1080p display and Snapdragon 800 SoC

Rumoured HTC M8 specs start leaking – 5″ 1080p display and Snapdragon 800 SoC

HTC had quite the niche hit on their hands last year with the very well designed HTC One, although the popular opinion of the tech industry didn’t save them from some less than favourable quarterly earnings announcements for their 2013 fiscal year, but they’re apparently hard at work behind the scenes on the successor to the HTC One(known while in[Read More…]

by 12:35 pm on January 3, 2014 8 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
ASUS teases us with a dual-boot hybrid Windows / Android device

ASUS teases us with a dual-boot hybrid Windows / Android device

It’s not uncommon to see manufacturers tease us with hints of new devices before major international trade shows like the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) which is set to roll into Las Vegas in just a couple of weeks. ASUS likes to get in on this action with a baffling teaser each year, but this year they’ve incorporated the Statue of[Read More…]

by 8:49 am on December 24, 2013 0 comments News, Rumours, Tablets
Blackberry Messenger (BBM) to come pre-installed on LG Smartphones

Blackberry Messenger (BBM) to come pre-installed on LG Smartphones

Blackberry is refusing to fade quietly into the night, and has announced a partnership with (successful) smartphone maker LG to have the BBM (Blackberry Messenger) app pre-installed on certain LG smartphones. This will start with the LG G Pro Lite (not currently on the market in Australia), but may expand to further handsets in future. It seems probable that this[Read More…]

by 11:57 am on December 19, 2013 3 comments Apps, News, Rumours