Moto X to Feature a Clear Pixel Camera with Gesture Controls

At the moment, there is no confirmed news about when the much-hyped, highly customizable Moto X will hit the market and what it will bring at the table. But in the past couple of days, we have seen a lot of alleged pictures and rumors coming up about the availability and specifications.

Today, another rumor suggests that the device will boast a so-called Clear Pixel camera with gestures support. The news emerged from Google Plus by Android and Me author, Taylor Wimberly who suggests that the device will be equipped with this new camera technology. He doesn’t provide any further details about the availability, pricing or specifications of the device nor did he mention what this new technology is.

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LG Optimus G2 Teased On Video

LG will officially announce their latest Android smartphone, the LG Optimus G2 or LG G2 at a press event in New York on the 7th of August. Earlier today we saw the invites for the event which teased the new G2, and now we have a video from LG.

The LG G2 will come with a quad core Snapdragon 800 processor with a clock speed of 2.3GHz, plus a 5.2 inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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HTC Butterfly S Available In The US

It looks like the HTC Butterfly S is now available in the US from a couple of retailers, including Negri Electronics who have the handset for a rather pricey $770.

The HTC Butterfly S features a 5 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, processing comes in the form of a quad core 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor.

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Micromax Canvas 4 Launched In India

Micromax has launched their latest Android smartphone in India, the Micromax Canvas 4, the handset features a 5 inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

The Micromax Canvas 4 is powered by a quad core 1.2GHz processor and it comes with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and features front and rear facing cameras.

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Android 4.3 Appears On HTC One In Bluetooth SIG

It looks like we are getting closer to the release of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, as the HTC One with Android 4.3 has appeared in the Bluetooth SIG, this is the Google Play edition of the HTC One.

We have been seeing more and more evidence of the existence of Android 4.3 over the last few weeks, we have yet to receive any sort of official word from Google on when Android 4.3 will be released.

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LG G2 Teased In Press Invites

LG has sent out press invites for its event on the 7th of August, the company is expected to announce its new LG G2 smartphone. As you can see from the press invite below, LG are obviously teasing the release of the LG G2.

The LG G2 is rumored to come with a 5.2 inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the device will apparently be powered by a quad core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor.

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Archos TV Connect Arrives In Europe For €150

Archos first unveiled their new Archos TV Connect Android set-top box back in January of this year during CES and now 6 months later the device has finally arrived on store shelves, albeit just in Europe at the moment.

The new Archos TV Connect Android set-top box is priced at €150 and is powered by a 1.5 GHz TI OMAP 4470 dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor supported by 1GB of RAM together with 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded by the use of the included microSD card slot up to a maximum of 32GB.

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HTC One Mini Specifications Confirmed by a Benchmark, Will Bring 1.4GHz quad-core processor and Android 4.2.2

HTC One Mini is one handset that had its fair share of attention from the past few weeks. Earlier, it was reported that the device is expected to launch in August in different parts of Europe, thanks to the O2 leaked documents. The possible launch date of the miniature version of HTC One has been rumored to be 3rd August. In the US, the phone is expected to hit AT&T as well but no dates have been given. On the bright side, the specifications of the alleged HTC One mini have been confirmed by a benchmark site — GFXBench.

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Moto X Front Panel Images Leaked – Are They Real?

By now, everyone should have a pretty good idea that the Motorola event scheduled for 10-11 July is not about the much-rumored Moto X. The company has some other news it wishes to share with the journalists at the event. Keeping this aside, look what we have today, some leaked photos of the front panel of the much-rumored Moto X, the phone that is entitled “the first smartphone you can design yourself”. The so-called extensive customization may not be related to hardware but we do know that the device will be equipped with a bunch of sensors alongside a nifty price tag.

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The HTC One 4.2 Update

The HTC One is one of the hottest, and arguably best, smartphones on the market right now, but that doesn’t mean it’s perfect. Like all devices, it can stand to be improved quite a bit. It’s taken a bit to get here, but the HTC One is finally receiving its first major update in the form of the 4.2 Android update.

The update answers a lot of complaints people had about the HTC One while also adding Android 4.2 features such as the Daydream screensaver, lock-screen widgets (or, to be more precise, widget), and quick settings toggles. The update also makes screenshots instantly shareable and integrates Instagram with HTC’s BlinkFeed. The video below shows many of these features and more.

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