Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 14 May 2014 2:44 am
Not sold on the white, black, blue or gold versions of the Galaxy S5? If you're living in Japan, today is your lucky day, as NTT Docomo has just unveiled a pink color variant of the Galaxy S5. The device will be offered alongside the more mainstream white and black color variations.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 13 May 2014 9:13 am
Google is teaming up with Asus to offer a £50 Play Store credit in the UK along with a purchase of the 16 GB Nexus 7 2013. Customers purchasing from a variety of UK retailers like Asda , Carphone Warehouse, Currys, Tesco and Very are eligible to receive the Play Store credit. While this doesn't reduce the price of the already affordable tablet, it does help to sweeten the pot quite a bit.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 13 May 2014 4:22 am
Just a few hours after the leaked Amazon listing, Motorola has officially announced the LTE-enabled version of the Moto G at its London press conference. Dubbed the Moto G 4G, the device will be available unlocked for £149 (8 GB version). In the US, the device will retail for $219.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 13 May 2014 3:32 am
Motorola unveiled the Moto E officially in India today. The Moto E joins the Moto G and the Moto X and continues Motorola's trend of offering great value for money handsets. Motorola has confirmed that the Moto E will be available for sale in India from midnight tonight on Flipkart, India's largest e-commerce store.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 12 May 2014 9:32 am
LG's Volt is the latest LTE-enabled device to make its way onto Sprint's two prepaid carriers, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. The Volt is the US carriers' variant of the LG L90, which has been available internationally since March. The LG Volt is the first device to bring Sprint's Spark "enhanced LTE" service to the prepaid market.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 12 May 2014 8:06 am
A report out of South Korea claims that Samsung shipped 10 million units of the Galaxy S5 in 25 days, toppling the Galaxy S4's previous record of 27 days. The 10 million figure is number of units shipped, and does not reflect sales to end users. These numbers are not from Samsung, but from a South Korean publication called Hankyung — no official announcement has been made just yet.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 12 May 2014 6:42 am
Boasting a screen size of 12.2 inches, the Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 and Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 are gargantuan tablets, but it looks like Samsung is setting its sights higher. According to GSMArena, the manufacturer is working on a tablet with a 13.3-inch display. The tablet, which is codenamed "Warhol", will apparently be available in both 3G and Wi-Fi only variants (T911 and T910).
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 12 May 2014 5:29 am
Amazon is selling Sprint's variant of the Galaxy S5 for $99.99 with a new two-year contract. It looks like the deal is valid only on Amazon, as Sprint's website still lists the Galaxy S5 at $199 (which includes a $50 mail-in rebate). If you are availing Sprint's Framily plan however, you stand to get the device for free on a new two-year contract. All customers buying the Galaxy S5 on Sprint...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 12 May 2014 3:53 am
According to the Wall Street Journal, Samsung is getting ready to launch its first Tizen-based smartphones in Russia in the coming weeks. Samsung announced last month that it would launch two Tizen handsets this quarter, and that they will be targeted at emerging markets.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 9 May 2014 8:34 am
If you were looking to get a deal on a Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition, look no further. Woot! is selling the 16 GB variant of the tablet for just $364. The 32 GB model is available for $389. Both versions are factory reconditioned and are available in black and white color variations. The retail version of the Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition is available for $479 for the 16 GB variant and $529...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 9 May 2014 7:03 am
It looks like Motorola may offer a new variant of the Moto G, dubbed the Moto G Cinema. A leak posted by @evleaks reveals a screenshot of Motorola's support website, with the words Moto G Cinema underneath.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 9 May 2014 7:57 am
Earlier this week, we've heard that Samsung's long-rumored AMOLED tablet will be called the Galaxy Tab S. The Wi-Fi only tablet will be available in two variants: one with an 8.4-inch screen size and the other with a 10.5-inch screen. While there wasn't any actual information as to what the device might look like, a set of leaked images posted by SamMobile today reveal that the Galaxy Tab S...
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 9 May 2014 5:30 am
If you're rocking an international 3G version of the Galaxy S3 (GT-I9300) or the Galaxy S3 mini, we've got some bad news. Samsung has officially declared that both the international Exynos-based Galaxy S3 and its smaller cousin will not be making the jump to Android 4.4 KitKat.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 8 May 2014 7:03 am
After shuttering its Reader Store in the US and Canada earlier this year, Sony has confirmed that it will be discontinuing the service in four other countries: UK, Germany, Austria and Australia. However, customers using the Sony Reader and select Xperia devices will be able to access Kobo's e-book store once the Sony Reader Store shuts down on June 16.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 8 May 2014 6:12 am
Yahoo's News Digest app is now available for Android devices running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and above. The app debuted during the Consumer Electronics Show on iOS, and was available only in the U.S. With the rollout of the Android app, Yahoo has stated that both the iOS and Android versions will be available globally.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 8 May 2014 4:44 am
Sony has already made the Xperia Z2 available across major retailers in the UK and announced plans to launch the device on its online store in the US soon. Today, the manufacturer has officially launched the device in India, stating that the handset will be available in stores starting May 15.
Posted by Harish Jonnalagadda on 7 May 2014 9:04 am
Carphone Warehouse and Dixons are set to announce a £3.7bn merger that will create one of the biggest high street technology groups in Britain. Further details regarding the merger will be made available to a Takeover Panel ahead of the May 19 deadline.