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Honor confirms February release for Honor 8’s Nougat update

Honor has confirmed a timetable for when the Nougat update will be coming to the Honor 8, officially. The Honor 8 will be updated with Huawei’s newest EMUI 5.0 overlaid on top of Android Nougat 7.0. The Nougat Beta test has already been ongoing for beta testers of the Honor 8 since the end of last month. EMUI 5.0 brings ... Read More »

TCL’s to showcase upcoming BlackBerry smartphone tech at CES 2017

TCL – which has already worked with BlackBerry on the DTEK50 and DTEK60 in the past, and is now the exclusive global manufacturer and distributor for all upcoming BlackBerry-branded smartphones – has said that it “will unveil an evolutionary first in the mobile industry,” at the upcoming CES show in January. The revelation was made by the company in a ... Read More »

Truecaller gets Call Me Back feature for Android

Truecaller rolled out an updated version of its app on Google Play today. The 7.82 version has Call Me Back feature that ensures that at any given point of time you can see if your contact is busy, non-reachable or for some reason is blocking the call. Users will also receive push notifications for missed calls in order to not ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) brought to live in speculative 3D renders

The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) will be about the same size as its predecessor, but the 5.5” Super AMOLED screen will be updated to 1080p resolution. Other rumored specs include a 13MP main camera, 5MP selfie cam and a 3,000mAh battery. Note that the colors used are an educated guess, the leaked info did not include the color options. source”gsmarena” Read More »

LG giving out a V20, Tone headset and more on Twitter (US only)

LG is making a list it’s checking it twice LG’s gonna find out who’s naughty and nice If you retweet the tweet below by midnight tomorrow (the 23rd) you get on the #LGNiceList and get a chance to win an LG V20, Tone Bluetooth headphones, a second-gen Rolly Keyboard or other prizes. Alternatively, you can post a comment on this ... Read More »

HTC 10 gets a new firmware update with optimizations and patches

The HTC 10 flagship has already got the Nougat treatment a month ago, but it’s now time for yet another update. As of today, HTC is seeding a new firmware version over the air, which turned out quite hefty at 610MB. Despite the big file size, the change log is quite the opposite – just the latest security patches, and ... Read More »

LG launches new G Pad III 10.1 tablet with octa-core CPU, 5MP front camera

Shortly after being leaked by the usually reliable tipster @evleaks, LG has launched the LG G Pad III 10.1 FHD LTE tablet. As clear from the device’s name, it sports a 10.1-inch screen. Display resolution is 1920×1200, and the tablet also offers support for LTE. The new G Pad III 10.1 is powered by an octa-core 1.5GHz processor, comes in ... Read More »

Next Samsung Galaxy Note phone to pack in LG-made battery

According to a new report out of Korea, Samsung is considering sourcing batteries from LG Chem (the battery manufacturing arm of LG) for its Galaxy Note8 smartphone as well as other phones launching thereafter. Talks are on, and nothing is finalized yet, the report says, but adds that a deal seems likely. If the deal goes through, the Galaxy Note8 ... Read More »

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As expected, Oppo announced a new red color variant of the R9s smartphone. The phone, as you can see below, comes with a red back shell that has the “I am your little power Phone’ logo along with the signature of a popular Chinese actress/singer. Specs-wise, the new variant doesn’t bring any changes, meaning it’s also powered by Snapdragon 625 ... Read More »

LG partners up with Apple, Google, and Microsoft to develop foldable display panels

We’re slowly but steadily heading towards foldable smartphones and Samsung might be the pioneer in the field. It won’t be alone, though, that’s for sure, as LG Display is developing foldable OLED panels itself, with some heavyweight device manufacturers joining its team. A report out of South Korea states that LG’s Display subsidiary has partnered up with Apple, Google, and ... Read More »