Acer Liquid Z3 Smartphone Announced

Acer has added another Android smartphone to their range, the Acer Liquid Z3 which comes with a 3.5 inch display and a dual core 1.7GHz processor and 4GB of built in storage.

The Acer Liquid Z3 will come with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and features a 3 megapixel rear facing camera, it also comes with WiFi, GPS and HSPA+.

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JXD S7800 Android 4.2 Handheld Games Console Launches For $160

Gamers in the market for a new Android handheld gaming console might be interested in a new device which is being launched this week in the form of the JXD S7800A and JXD S7800B.

The new JXD S7800B handheld gaming console is fitted with a 7 inch IPS display sporting a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels and is powered by a Rockchip RK3188 ARM Cortex-A9 quad core processor.

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Android Hits 80 Percent Of Global Smartphone Market In Q2

Google’s Android platform has become increasingly popular over the last few years, and according to a recent report by Strategy Analytics, Android took 80 percent of the global smartphone market in quarter two of 2013.

According to the report a total of 182.6 million Android smartphones were shipped in quarter two, this gave Android a 79.5 percent share of the global smartphone market.

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Pantech Vega LTE-A To Be Announced This Week

Pantech will announce a new Android smartphone at a press event this week, the Pantech Vega LTE-A, and it looks like the device will feature touch controls on the back of the handset like the new LG G2.

The Pantech Vega LTE-A is an LTE Advanced smartphone that is headed to SK telecom in South Korea, the handset will come with A 5.7 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 LTE Turns Up In Benchmarks

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has turned up again in the AnTuTu benchmarks, this version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is apparently the LTE variant and the benchmark’s confirm the handsets 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, it appeared with the model number SM-N9005.

We previously saw the same device in the GFX Bench, and now it has appeared again with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Samsung are also expected to release another version of the handset with a Samsung Exynos Octa 5420 processor.

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Samsung Galaxy Folder Poses For The Camera

Last week we found 0ut some of the specifications on the new Samsung Galaxy Folder smartphone, which is a clamshell Android handset, and now we have some actual photos of the device.

The Samsung Galaxy Folder is rumored to feature  a dual core 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, plus 2GB of RAM, and two 3.67 inch AMOLED displays with a WVGA resolution.

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HTC One Max Photo Leaked

The last thing we heard about the new HTC One Max was that the handset would launch at IFA in September, and now it would appear that we may have an actual photo of the device.

The HTC One Max will feature a 5.9 inch full high definition display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, it will be powered by a quad core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and will feature 2GB of RAM.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Android 4.2 Update Released

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update is the latest software update to be released by Samsung. The update comes in the form of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and it has been released as an OTA update in the UK.

The update is also expected to be released to other countries shortly, and it is for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 LTE with the model number GT-N5120.

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Rumor: HTC One to Launch in Blue on Verizon?

There are various rumors going on about the expected launch of  HTC’s flagship device — HTC One — on Verizon. Rumors earlier suggested that it would be 1st August while another rumor suggested that it has been postponed to 15th August.  A new rumor reveals that it will be launched exclusively in Blue color on the Big Red.

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Rumor: Galaxy S4 Mini Heading to Verizon

Samsung launched the miniature version of their flagship smarphone last month – Galaxy S4 Mini. The device was launched as an international device meaning that no carrier was offering the device at a subsidized rate in the US. However, it appears that the Big Red — Verizon — might offer it to it’s customers in the near future. A number of photos have leaked on the internet with the model number SCH-I435, showing the device with a Verizon logo on it. The carrier might have kept it on hold in order to wait for the launch of its Droid lineup and Moto X.

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Android Device Manager Hitting Android Devices Worldwide

The search engine giant announced yesterday that “Find My iPhone” type service – Android Devices Manager – will be hitting the Android devices this month, which will help users locate their lost or stolen devices and wipe out the phone remotely. It appears as the service is being pushed to devices and will be released worldwide. The standalone device manager and the web service has not been launched yet but we do hope that they will debut very soon.

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