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New rumor reveals Snapdragon 820 SoC for Sony Xperia G3121 and G3112

Remember the Sony Xperia G3121 and G3112 that were spotted on the website of Russian regulatory body back in October this year? Well, new details have emerged about these handsets. According to a rumor out of China, the devices will be powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC. The rumor also says that the phones will sport 5.2-inch and 5.5-inch display, respectively, ... Read More »

Watch face app Facer 3.0 adds support for Samsung Gear S3

Custom watch face app Facer now supports a third platform – Samsung’s Tizen. This allows Gear S3 users to tap into the 15,000 watch faces that close to one million Android Wear and Apple Watch users have been enjoying. The app supports Gear’s always-on feature so a full-color, fully animated watch face will be constantly visible, bringing smartwatches one step ... Read More »

Panasonic P88 announced: 5.3-inch 720p display, quad-core CPU, $140

Panasonic has announced the P88 smartphone in India. A modest, but affordable model, the Panasonic P88 checks a few of the right boxes including a list price of INR 9,290 (a few dollars short of $140). The specsheet starts with a 5.3″ IPS display of 720p resolution (some 277ppi) covered with 2.5D glass by Japanese glass specialists Asahi (no gorillas ... Read More »

Here is the beautiful Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design unboxed

Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design was the surprise at the Huawei’s press event that brought us the Mate 9. While sharing internals with the regular Mate 9, the Porsche Edition is as premium as it can get with a curved QHD AMOLED screen and a different body. The Mate 9 is already on sale in many countries, but the Porsche ... Read More »

Huawei Honor 8 receives a $100 price cut in the US

Deals for the Huawei Honor 8 are rather common these days and now we’ve got yet another offer in the US. Specifically, Amazon is selling both 32GB and 64GB models for $100 less than their usual prices. A quick look at Honor’s US website reveals that the models are officially being sold for $399 and $449, meaning purchasing through Amazon ... Read More »

Black color Samsung Galaxy C9 variant spotted in another leaked photo

There is a lot to like about Samsung’s relatively new “C” family of handsets. All-metal bodies, Super AMOLED panels and new and efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets. Luckily, the Korean giant overturned its original decision to only keep the line on the Chinese market. And the timing couldn’t be better, now that the upgraded Galaxy C9 Pro is already official in ... Read More »

Galaxy Note7’s Y-OCTA display headed to the Galaxy S8

Samsung is reportedly bringing the Y-OCTA display tech, first seen on the Galaxy Note7, to the upcoming Galaxy S8 flagship. Even better, Samsung may end up using the exact same display on the S8. The Galaxy S8 has been subjected to some wild speculations over the past few months. The interest towards the upcoming flagship is huge post the Note7 ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro reportedly delayed to January

The Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and Galaxy C7 Pro were supposed to launch this month, but now the same source claims that there has been a delay and the launch was pushed back to January next year. We’ve spotted the C7 Pro in a couple of benchmarks and from what we’ve gleaned from them, it seems that the Pros will ... Read More »

Does Google listen in on your life? Should it?

Many Google users believe the company records audio through phones and computers, then applies those recordings to the AutoComplete options in Google Search. I asked followers on Google+ about this and one wrote: “If me and my wife are talking about some random subject like how long turtles live, I’ll type ‘how’ and it will fill in ‘long do turtles ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro’s international variant gets WiFi certified

While the Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro (SM-C9000) has already been made official, it’s currently only available for purchase in China. For those waiting for Samsung to release the phone in other markets, here’s some good news: the launch may happen soon. That’s because the Samsung SM-C900F, which is most likely the international variant of the Galaxy C9 Pro, has received ... Read More »