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  • You can now score a Google Nexus 6 for just £304 in the UK (Update: now £400)

    2 July 2015, 8:04 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Google’s flagship Android phone, the Nexus 6, has got a major price cut in the UK. Seven months since the Motorola-made device launched in the region, the 32GB model is down to just £304 ($474) from its original asking price of £479 ($746). Meanwhile, the…
  • The OnePlus 2 will be announced on July 27… in VR

    26 June 2015, 12:50 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus will launch its next phone, the OnePlus 2, on July 27. The company previously shared that its upcoming device will have a USB-C port, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 version 2.1 chipset under the hood and it will run OnePlus’ own…
  • Sony’s Xperia Z4v is ready to get wet with Verizon this summer

    16 June 2015, 9:00 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Sony announced today that it’s launching its Xperia Z4v Android phone in the US this summer through Verizon Wireless. The 4G LTE-capable waterproof device features a high-resolution 5.2-inch 2560×1440 display, along with a 20.7-megapixel rear camera and a…
  • Amazon wants you to unlock your next phone with your ear

    15 June 2015, 1:47 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Amazon has patented a system to unlock your smartphone by recognizing the shape of your ear, when you raise the device up near your face to answer a call. The patent, explained by our friends at PatentYogi in the video above, describes the use of a photo of…
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 active will be available from AT&T June 12 onwards

    9 June 2015, 1:03 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Samsung has announced that it’ll sell its rugged Galaxy S6 active phone exclusively through AT&T from June 12. Some details of the device were uncovered in a leaked user manual a few days ago, but we now know exactly what the S6 active is about. The…
  • HTC One ME features the company’s sharpest display ever

    4 June 2015, 3:52 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    HTC has unveiled its latest Android phone in China, the One ME. While it’s a lot like the recently announced M9+, its smaller 5.2-inch Quad HD display is the sharpest the company has ever made. The screen’s 2,560 x 1,440 resolution makes for an astounding…
  • This is Microsoft’s new $20 phone

    3 June 2015, 3:57 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Microsoft has announced a new entry-level phone that costs just $20, aimed at emerging markets. The 2G-based Nokia 105 features a 1.4-inch color display, can store up to 2,000 contacts, offers FM radio and promises up to 35 days of standby time. It weighs just…
  • Apple and Google reportedly plan mobile payments overhaul as competition heats up

    27 May 2015, 9:51 pm by: Jackie Dove

    Once friends and allies, Apple and Google have emerged as rivals — and now may be jockeying for position in the competitive arena of mobile payments. As both companies approach their respective developer conferences — Google I/O kicking off tomorrow and…
  • Xiaomi Mi 4i: An excellent mid-range phone let down by low storage space

    26 May 2015, 3:57 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Since Xiaomi started selling its devices and accessories in India last year, it’s launched some pretty impressive gear at attractive price points. It’s challenged flagship Android devices from Samsung and HTC. The Chinese manufacturer recently launched its…
  • Marvel at Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man Limited Edition phone

    26 May 2015, 1:31 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Want a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge that looks a little out of the ordinary? The company has teamed up with Marvel to launch an Iron Man Limited Edition of its recently launched smartphone in Asia, with a distinctive red-and-gold finish. Announced in celebration of…

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