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27 Feb 2015
Lava of India has just rolled out a smartphone that will definitely go down well with those of you who happen to be on a tight budget, and we are talking about the Xolo Win Q1000, which so happens to be a 5” smartphone that runs on the Windows Phone 8.1 platform.
Lava of India has also priced the Win Q1000 at a rather competitive INR 8,499 – which would mean it will not cost more than $140 at prevailing exchange rates.
[Continue reading Lava Unveils The Xolo Win Q1000]
27 Feb 2015
At least one high-end Xperia tablet and a mid-range handheld likely on a plane to Barcelona as we speak.
Different sources tell us different things on the prospective specifications of this Xperia M2 and M2 Aqua successor, which could end up being called M4 Aqua. Whether it’s a quad or octa-core device, with 1 or 2 GB RAM on-board, it’ll definitely run Android 5.0 Lollipop upon launch.
[Continue reading Sony Xperia M4 Aqua confirmed en route to MWC]
26 Feb 2015
The LG G Flex 2 has just debuted on British shores, with more markets following in a matter of weeks.
Eager Brits looking to get an early stab at Snapdragon 810 speed, as well as the innovative curved screen and self-healing back of the stylish 5.5 incher can visit Carphone Warehouse’s website and pledge allegiance to the limber flag.
Like Sprint customers however, patience is key upon ordering the G Flex 2, with shipments slated for mid-March.
[Continue reading LG opens UK pre-orders for G Flex 2]
24 Feb 2015
OnePlus' co-founder and CEO Carl Pei has revealed on Twitter that OnePlus won’t be launching the Android 5.0 Lollipop update before March.
OnePlus One’s update had entered QA stage earlier this month, but it looks like something went wrong and that we’ll have to wait for another week or so.
Meanwhile, owners of rooted OnePlus One devices are already running Lollipop on their smartphones.
[Continue reading OnePlus One Lollipop update arrives this March]
23 Feb 2015
Microsoft is preparing to unveil a new Lumia smartphone at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
The device may be the Lumia 640, and is going to run Windows Phone , targeting users in the mid-end of the market.
Its specs include Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 400 quad-core chip, 1GB of RAM, 5-inch 720p HD screen, 4G LTE connectivity and support for wireless charging via a dedicated cover, and 8GB of expandable storage.
[Continue reading Microsoft Lumia 640 to be unveiled at MWC]
20 Feb 2015
Lenovo are busy with the upcoming Mobile World Congress that is happening early next month. In fact, there has been whispers going around that up to half a dozen new handsets from Lenovo will be released, as the sixth new Vibe device, which will be known as the Vibe Max, will be part of the deal.
It will be a large screen device that measures 6”, sporting QHD resolution. It is starting to shape up to be a performance oriented device for all intents and purposes, as this also happens to be an Android-powered smartphone – the first of its kind, in fact, from Lenovo, which will come with a stylus.
[Continue reading Sixth Lenovo Smartphone To Show Up On MWC 2015]
19 Feb 2015
Sprint today said it will start selling the LG G Flex 2 beginning March 13. Preorders for the device commence February 20.
The G Flex 2 will be available via Sprint Easy pay, which costs $21 per month for 24 months. The suggested retail price is $504. Sprint didn't say how much the phone will cost with a two-year contract.
[Continue reading Sprint Going to Sell LG G Flex 2 March 13]
18 Feb 2015
Carphone Warehouse is accepting registrations for Samsung's next big thing, calling it the "New Samsung Galaxy."
Samsung will announce its new flagship smartphone on March 1, at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, but it's not clear when the handset is expected to be available to buy.
Carphone Warehouse probably knows a bit more than we do, though for now it's not revealing any specific details about this.&nb
[Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S6 is headed to the UK via Carphone Warehouse]
18 Feb 2015
HTC UK is now confirming that we will indeed see a "new One" on March 1, though it's not yet ready to also confirm its name.
The HTC One M9 should sport a 5-inch 1080p display, and yet it's supposed to be smaller than the One (M8), thanks to the fact that the new handset has thinner bezels.
Other novelties that the One M9 should bring are a 20 MP rear camera, an octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor, and Android Lollipop with Sense 7 UI.
[Continue reading The "new HTC One" will be announced on March 1]
17 Feb 2015
AT&T has finally announced that they will make available two handsets from BlackBerry, the BlackBerry Passport and BlackBerry Classic, this coming February 20th.
The BlackBerry Passport will be available for nothing – although the caveat would be having to tie yourself down to an AT&T Next plan at $21.67 per month, while those who opt for AT&T Next 18 will have to fork out $27.09 monthly, or $32.
[Continue reading BlackBerry Passport & BlackBerry Classic Arrive This Week On AT&T]
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