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  • AT&T HTC One M7 getting Android Lollipop Now

    31 March 2015, 6:03 pm

    AT&T's version of the HTC One M7 has received technical approval yesterday and is ready to be dealt Android 5.0 Lollipop. That?s the news according to HTC's Vice President of Product Management, Mo Versi, who says that the roll out of the upgrade will start on…
  • Huawei P8 Passes TENNA, Launching April 15

    31 March 2015, 5:50 pm

    We have heard plenty about Huawei's next flagship the P8, a sequel to the Ascend P7 with the company opting to drop the Ascend branding. The company has now announced that the handset will be announced on April 15th at a special event in London. Huawei said…
  • Gmail Update Heading for Android

    31 March 2015, 5:25 pm

    Gmail is making its way to the MobileBurn news page, and that is because Google has been updating its Android version of the email app. The upgrade follows a slew of recent updates for the company's main apps on its mobile operating system.…
  • LG Announcing G4 Flagship April 28th

    31 March 2015, 10:33 am

    It seems as though we are nearing the launch of the LG G4 as the company has sent out invitations for a media event that will be held on April 28. The Initiation carries the "Save the Date" tagline and LG invites us all to "See The Great, Feel The Great". The…
  • Sony Confirms Lollipop for Xperia C3 and Xperia T2

    31 March 2015, 9:52 am

    Sony has only recently started rolling out Android Lollipop to the Xperia Z flagship range and the company has been pretty vague about its update schedule. For example, it was widely thought that the company would only upgrade its Xperia Z flagship devices to…
  • Sony Xperia Z4 Shows Up for Benchmark

    31 March 2015, 8:55 am

    LG's G4 has passed through benchmarking software and surprised us; now it is the turn of Sony's next flagship, but the Xperia Z4 is exactly what we expected. The handset made its way through GFXBench's suite as the Sony E6553. While that is not the Xperia Z4…
  • LG G4 Spotted for Benchmark Packing Snapdragon 808

    30 March 2015, 6:20 pm

    Most of LG's rivals have already launched their 2015 flagship smartphones (Sony excluded), but the Korean company is playing a patient game before launching the G4. Like last year, LG knows where its opponents in the market are and what they offer, the company…
  • HTC Announces One E9+ for Asia, More Flagship than One M9?

    30 March 2015, 6:03 pm

    A month after announcing its latest flagship, and even before it has hit stores, HTC has launched a superior smartphone. Sure, the One M9 landed last month at MWC and was much of the same, which meant a very stellar smartphone indeed, if a little disappointing…
  • Apple Working on iPhone 6c 4-inch Smartphone

    30 March 2015, 1:54 pm

    There have been growing rumors over the last week that Apple will launch three iPhone mobiles this year, an iPhone 7 (possibly iPhone 6s), iPhone 7 Plus, and a new small 4-inch handset. Unlike most iPhone rumors, this one seems a little more credible…
  • ZenFone 3 to Carry Fingerprint Sensor

    30 March 2015, 11:02 am

    The high end variant of the ZenFone 2 comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p Full HD screen and 4GB of RAM, it is a flagship botherer and like the OnePlus One it is very affordable as well. However, while the device is still young ASUS is already working up on a follow…
  • Xiaomi $80 Smartphone Coming April 8th

    30 March 2015, 10:52 am

    China Mobile accidently leaked (an executive posted an image) of the rumored new low cost smartphone coming from Xiaomi. The handset is supposedly running on a Leadcore CPU and will cost the bargain price of $80 ISD. The device has passed through TENAA, the…
  • Apple Watch Edition: Get the Star Treatment

    30 March 2015, 10:31 am

    For a smartwatch, Apple's standard Apple Watch is pricey, but the Apple Watch Edition is on another level entirely, with a price tag starting at $10,000. So, what exactly do you get for that money? The same features and specs as the normal Apple Watch, but you…
  • OnePlus 2 will be "really influential flagship"

    30 March 2015, 9:43 am

    OnePlus is known to be working on its next flagship smartphone (as well as a mid-range device) and the company give some more information about the handset. During an AMA (ask me anything) session on Reddit, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei was asked about the next…
  • BlackBerry Makes Profit, Revenue Declines

    30 March 2015, 9:29 am

    It was widely predicted by analysts that BlackBerry would record a dire fourth quarter. However, just like during the third period, the Canadian company confounded those predictions and shocked Wall Street with a profit of $28 million for its Q4 ending…
  • BlackBerry Leap Hands On Video

    29 March 2015, 5:44 pm

    BlackBerry raised the curtain on the BlackBerry Leap, the company's latest smartphone. The Canadian brand has now released a video that shows of the new handset, which comes with new features such as BlackBerry Assistant and BlackBerry Blend, the latter of…
  • Motorola Moto G Brazil's best-Selling Smartphone

    29 March 2015, 5:24 pm

    The Motorola Moto G is one of the most rounded smartphones on the market. Sure, it is not as well spec'd as flagships, but it hits a sweet spot and is extremely affordable; in many ways this was the device that made the budget end of the market interesting…
  • 2GB ASUS ZenFone 2 Available through Amazon in U.S.

    29 March 2015, 11:45 am

    ASUS announced the ZenFone 2 way back in January during the CES event in Las Vegas; the handset comes in multiple variants and at different price points. While the 1080p 4GB of RAM variant grabbed the headlines, the lower 720p 2GB of RAM variant is also very…
  • Google Launching New Algorithms, Easier Mobile Searches

    29 March 2015, 11:33 am

    Google Search is all about algorithms, the system uses algorithms to rank website whether you are searching on PC, Smartphones, or any other system for Google's core product. On April 21st Google will be updating its algorithms and will change the way in which…
  • T-Mobile Issuing Samsung Galaxy S6 with OTA Update Out of Box

    29 March 2015, 11:24 am

    T-Mobile is one of the four major US carriers that will sell the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, the "Uncarrier" will start offering the device from April 10th. When you land your brand new Samsung flagship that day, you won't be able to fire it up…
  • "Patent Troll" Wins as Motorola Found Guilty of Patent Infringement

    27 March 2015, 6:37 pm

    Motorola has been found guilty of infringing a patent related to MMS technology by a jury in Delaware. The technology is used for multimedia texting on mobile products and the patent in question was owned by Intellectual Ventures, a company that is…
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 has Worse Battery Life than Galaxy S5, But it?s Not that Bad

    26 March 2015, 5:22 pm

    PhoneArena has found that battery life on the recently announced Samsung Galaxy S6 is below that of its predecessor, the Galaxy S5. That of course is a rather remarkable stat considering battery power is becoming a very important spec for consumers. The fact…
  • HTC One M9 Plus Event April 8th

    26 March 2015, 1:15 pm

    HTC's recently launched One M9 flagship divided opinion, an extremely good handset for sure, but perhaps too close to the One M8 for comfort. In terms of some of the other flagships currently finding their way to the market, one could even argue that the One…
  • Samsung and LG Confirms Bendy Smartphones in 2016

    26 March 2015, 11:10 am

    Samsung and LG both have smartphones that employ curved glass technology, while Samsung has gone a step further with devices sporting actual folding glass. However, in the development stage glass that can be rolled, folded, bent and twisted is in development.…
  • Xiaomi Five Year Birthday Event, New Wearable?

    26 March 2015, 10:48 am

    Xiaomi is such a big name in the smartphone world these days that it is hard to remember that the company was only formed in 2010. The brand has enjoyed a meteoric rise in China since then and Xiaomi is now nearing its fifth birthday. The date is March 31st…
  • Apple Dominated Enterprise Activations in Q4 2014

    25 March 2015, 4:51 pm

    It is public knowledge that Apple dominated the fourth quarter of last year, the all-important Holiday Season. However, the extent of Cupertino's success is still providing stunning statistics, with the latest numbers coming from Good Technology. The company?s…
  • Huawei Bringing Honor 4X to India

    25 March 2015, 3:55 pm

    Huawei has announced that the Honor 4X budget smartphone is to be launched in India. The handset was launched back in December as a Chinese exclusive, but following compatriot Xiaomi, Huawei has decided to roll out the device in India too. Chinese companies…
  • AT&T Updating Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to Android Lollipop

    25 March 2015, 11:50 am

    AT&T started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop to the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the newer versions that removes "Interruptions" too. While it is fully expected that Samsung's newest phablet flagship is getting the latest version of Android, the fact the Galaxy…
  • US Cellular will Carry LG G Flex 2 from This Week

    25 March 2015, 11:11 am

    The LG G Flex 2 has been out in the wild for a couple of months and is available in the United States through Sprint. However, the Now Network's exclusive hold on the curved screen smartphone is coming to end though as US Cellular has announced that it will…
  • Apple Patent Adds Zoom Lens to Camera Module

    25 March 2015, 8:42 am

    While Apple uses a relatively small 8 megapixel camera on its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, but the shooter is among the best smartphone snappers on the market. The company takes the photography side of its handset seriously and is taking things a step further…
  • Microsoft Apps Come Pre-Installed on Samsung Products

    24 March 2015, 2:57 pm

    Microsoft makes a lot of money from Android, and the company is certainly going to be looking for ways to cross platforms more often in the future. Teaming up with the biggest Android name, Samsung, is certainly one way to go about it. When Samsung launched…

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