Author Archives: Roland Hutchinson

I started Geeky Gadgets at the end of 2007, and have been running the site full time since 2008. I am a huge gadget fan, and love writing about new gadgets and technology, especially anything to do with smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices. You can follow me on Google+

Apple Needs One For License To Launch The iPhone 6 In China

iPhone 6

When Apple announced the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, China, one of the companies largest markets was off the list of countries that would get the handset on launch day.

The reason that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are not launching in China tomorrow, is because Apple has not received the necessary regulatory approval to get the device launched.

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iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Launch Tomorrow

iPhone 6 Plus

Apple’s newest smartphones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will go on sale tomorrow the 19th of September, and this is expected to be Apple’s biggest smartphone launch today.

The company has already reported record pre-orders of the new iPhone 6 handsets, they managed to sell 4 million units in the first 24hours, and they are expected to sell more iPhone than last year, in the opening weekend.

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UK Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Pre-orders Start Tomorrow, Lands 10th October

Galaxy Note 4

Samsung has announced that their new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will launch in the UK on Friday the 10th of October, and pre-orders for the device will start tomorrow, the 19th of September.

Samsung will start taking pre-orders of the Galaxy Note 4 at their Samsung Experience stores in the UK from tomorrow, there doesn’t appear to be any pricing details as yet, we should have more information tomorrow.

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Samsung SM-A500 Appears In TENNA

Samsung Galaxy Alpha

A new Samsung smartphone, the Samsung SM-A500, which is expected to be a variant of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, has appeared in China’s TENNA.

The Samsung SM-A500 will come with a 5 inch Super AMOLED display that will have a HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, the handset will be powered by a quad core 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor.

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Apple OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 Update Released

OS X Mavericks 10.9.5

A well as releasing iOS 8, Apple has released a new software update for its desktop OS, in the form of OS X Mavericks 10.9.5, which comes with a range of fixes and performance improvements.

OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 includes an update to improve the reliability of VPN connections, plus it also comes with some improvements for enterprise customers, and Safari 7.0.6.

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Porsche Design BlackBerry P9883 Gets Official

Porsche Design BlackBerry P9883

Yesterday the new Porsche Design BlackBerry P9883 briefly appeared on the BlackBerry website, the handset is now official, and we have all the details on this new BlackBerry smartphone.

The Porsche Design BlackBerry P9883 comes with a 3.1 inch display that has a resolution of 720 x 720 pixels, the handset also comes with a QWERTY keyboard, and it features BlackBerry 10 OS.

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Apple HealthKit Bugs Confirmed By Apple

Apple HealthKit

Yesterday Apple released the latest version of their mobile OS, Apple iOS 8, the new software comes with the new Apple HealthKit app, and Apple has not confirmed that there is a bug with HealthKit.

Apple HealthKit is one of the new key features of iOS 8, Apple confirmed the buy to Tim Bradshaw of The FT, and you can see a statement that Apple provided to him below.

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Apple iOS 8 Download Now Available

iOS 8

Apple has released the next major version of their mobile operating system, Apple iOS 8, and the software comes with a new design and a wide range of new features.

Apple’s iOS 8 is compatible with a number of existing devices, it will also be available on the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, when they launch this Friday.

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