The HTC One 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update started rolling out in Europe last week, and now HTC has announced on Twitter today that the update is being rolled out in the UK.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active recently went on sale in the UK, and now we have an unboxing video of this water proof version of the Samsung Galaxy S4.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active features a Full HD 5 inch TFT LCD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and 443PPI, processing is provided by a quad core 1.9GHz processor and features 2GB of RAM and Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The BlackBerry Z10 launched at the end of January, it was BlackBerry’s first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, As we mentioned on the weekend, a number of retailers are dropping the price of the device.
US carrier AT&T originally sold the handset for $199 with a new two year contract, the price on the network has now been dropped to $99, and retailers like Amazon are also selling the handset for as low as $49 with a new contract.
On the weekend we saw a video of the new BlackBerry A10 smartphone, and now it looks like we have a new render of the handset, and it reveals some more details about the handset.
The BlackBerry A10 will come with an aluminum body, and will feature a removable back cover, the device will also feature a 2,800 mAh battery.
LG are expected to announce their new LG Optimus G2 smartphone at a press event on the 7th of August. According to a recent report by the Korea Herald, LG are looking to boost their second quarter smartphones sales with the new G2.
The LG Optimus G2 will come with a full HD 5.2 inch display, the handset will use LG’s new super thin 5.2 inch LCD display that was recently announced and it will come with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
It looks like more evidence on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been revealed, the handset has received certification in Indonesia with the model number SM-N900.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is rumored to feature a 5.99 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The handset will apparently be available with different displays in different countries, one model will come with a Super AMOLED display, the other will come with a Super LCD display.
Last week we showed you some photos of the ZTE U988S, and now we have some more details on the device, it will be called the ZTE Geek U988s and it is headed to China Mobile.
The ZTE Geek U988S is the world’s first smartphone powered by the new NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor, and it will feature a 1.8GHz Tegra 4 processor and will come with 2GB of RAM.
On the weekend we saw some new photos of the yet to be announced Motorola Moto X, and now we have a leaked promo video of the handset from Rogers Canada which gives us a good look at the new Motorola Moto X.
The video shows some of the new features that will be available in the Moto X, which include an Open Mic, which means that the microphone will always be on for voice commands.
We have seen a number of different photos of the new HTC One Mini, and now some new one have appeared online of HTC’s new smaller HTC One Mini.
The HTC One Mini will come with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and will be powered by a quad core 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, the handset will also come with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of built in storage.
AT&T recently announced that it’s seeking to purchase Leap Wireless, a wireless phone service provider with five million subscribers that’s best known for its Cricket brand. The purchase would cost AT&T a grand total of $1.19 billion, and would net the company Leap’s retail stores, licenses, and network assets.
In addition to the boost in subscribers, AT&T has said that the spectrum bands Leap holds are complementary to those AT&T already owns and will be implemented in the company’s 4G LTE network as soon as the acquisition is approved. However, despite 30% of Leap share owners who have already agreed to the sale, AT&T still needs approval from the FCC and Justice Department. Approval could take anywhere from six to nine months.
You must be living under a rock if you don’t know what is WhatsApp. It’s a cross platform messaging service that allows users to communicate with your friends and family via 3G or Wifi. Currently, the application is available on all major mobile platforms including Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Blackberry, and Nokia phones (running good old symbian).
WhatsApp for Windows Phone has received a lot of criticisms as it lacked development for this OS. The beta application was launched in April and since, it has been a pain for the Windows Phone users to use the application as it was full of bugs and errors. One of the major errors faced by users was related to the notifications. In order to receive notifications, WhatsApps users had to rely on a third party hack that affected battery life of the smartphones.
Blackberry’s flashship smartphone, Z10 faces yet another price cut four months after its inception. Due to poor sales figures, AT&T and Verizon reduced the price of Z10 from $199 to $99 with a 2-year contract that is a price cut in half. Now, a few retailers across the country have also reduced the price with Best Buy and Amazon being one of them. The retailers are offering Blackberry Z10 for $49 on contract, with the unlocked device priced at a whopping $700.