Tag Archives: Europe

OnePlus 5T Lava Red becomes available in the US and Europe

The sale of the Lava Red OnePlus 5T has begun – it’s launching in Europe and the US, following successful launches in China and India. This is a limited edition model so it won’t be available for long and it only comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage (there’s no 6GB/64GB option). The price is the same as the equivalent Midnight ... Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Could be Banned in Europe: Belgium Gaming Commission

HIGHLIGHTS The Belgium Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes are gambling It wants to ban them in Europe Star Wars Battlefront 2’s predatory micro-transactions has led to this It appears that Star Wars Battlefront 2’s loot box fiasco has had far-reaching consequences. Belgium’s Gaming Commission has ruled that loot boxes or loot crates in games like Star Wars Battlefront 2 ... Read More »

WeChat Go SIM Card Launched by KPN, Lets Users Chat on the Go in Europe

Chinese tourists can now use the popular WeChatmessaging app while soaking up the sights in Europe this summer thanks to Dutch telecom provider KPN. KPN said Thursday it has teamed up with Chinese technology giant Tencent as well as Internet video operator Sunway Culture Media “to launch the WeChat Go SIM card for Chinese tourists travelling to Europe.” WeChat, known as Weixin in ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note5 to get Nougat in Europe this month

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Note5 have been diligently waiting for their turn to receive Android 7.0 Nougat and thanks to the VP of Samsung Electronics Turkey, we now have a timetable. Along with those two, the Galaxy S6 edge+ will also get Nougat in the third week of February (that’s this week!). The non-plus Galaxy S6 edge will have ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) and A5 (2017) cases are already up for sale in Europe

Samsung appears to be wasting no time when it comes to its refreshed “A” lineup of handsets. They were officially announced only two days ago, followed by a speedy price reveal the same day and UK pre-orders the day after. Now we are seeing some case options for the new handsets as well. Both Galaxy A3 (2017) and Galaxy A5 ... Read More »

OnePlus 3T launches in Europe for €440/£400

A week after North America, the OnePlus 3T is launching in Europe. Both 64GB and 128GB versions are available, but only in Gunmetal. Soft Gold is coming later and it will be available only in 64GB. In the UK, the 64GB model is £400 and the 128GB one is £440. On the mainland, prices are €440 and €480 respectively. Head ... Read More »

The next vote that could shake Europe is coming up next week

Tiziana Fabi | AFP | Getty Images Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is pictured on November 23, 2016 at the Palazzo Chigi in Rome. The Brexit vote stunned markets in June, and Donald Trump shocked investors in November. The Italians may be next. On Dec. 4, Italian citizens will vote in a referendum on whether to overhaul their national constitution, ... Read More »

OnePlus discontinues OnePlus 3 in US and Europe

Shortly after it seemed like the OnePlus 3 could be back in stock soon, OnePlus has confirmed that it will no longer be selling the smartphone in the United States and Europe. The device will be replaced by the newly-unveiled OnePlus 3T in these regions. The OnePlus 3T comes with a somewhat larger battery (3,400mAh), extra storage option (128GB), an ... Read More »

LG V20 S name trademarked in Europe

Europe has bad luck with large-screened flagships. Last year there was no Galaxy Note5 and this year the LG V20 launched in the US and South Korea and the Old Continent wasn’t even mentioned. A trademark filing shows that euro luck may be changing. The trademark is for the LG V20 S, a smartphone. It was filed in Germany in ... Read More »

Alcatel Idol 4s with Windows 10 will not be sold in Europe

After many rumors and leaks, the Alcatel Idol 4s running Windows 10 Mobile was finally made official a couple of days ago. The smartphone pairs most of the specs of the Android-running Idol 4s with Microsoft’s latest mobile operating system, resulting in an intriguing high-end package for fans of Windows 10 Mobile. It will be out in the US at ... Read More »