Included with the last press release along side the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket was the announcement of the HTC Vivid. I Thought we should focus on these two devices separately since the Vivid is not a follow up to an already released device. You may remember the Vivid by its code name, HTC Raider [...]
Sprint has become the first U.S. wireless provider to come out with a formal announcement of sales and promotions for the holiday season. Among the savings and discounts this year are a free Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini and the LG G2 for $50.
While many have been paying more attention to the yet-to-be announced Galaxy S5 lately, it seems Samsung is not quite done with the Galaxy S 4 . A "Black Edition" model sporting a Galaxy Note 3 style back recently appeared in Russia.
There’s little that isn’t known about the upcoming device called HTC One Max, with a variety of up-close photos, specification lists, and this week even a set of camera samples pushed to the web by play-testers.
Sprint is coming out with the HTC One Max, a hugely popular device for the Taiwanese manufacturer, this Friday for $249.99 with a 2 year agreement, or $25/month on the Sprint One Up service.The new device for Big Yellow includes:Be sure to hit the break for the full (but short) press release.
Huawei announced at their CES 2014 press conference that the successor to its Ascend Mate phablet would be called the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G, which updates their flagship phablet offering to try and match the best on the market. The Mate 2 keeps the 6.1-inch form factor of its predecessor but adds a quad-core 1.
Samsung has officially announced its latest line of Android-based tablets, pulling the curtain back on the Galaxy TabPRO and Galaxy NotePRO family. Arriving later this quarter, you’ll find that the tablets range from 8.4-inches to 12.2-inches and all are powered by Android 4.4 KitKat.
Following rumors of a Samsung Galaxy device with curved display, there was an official announcement for the Galaxy Round. The handset has what Samsung refers to as a ‘roll effect’ which basically means the handset can be tilted to the side. The unique aspect here, instead of simply rolling back and forth, when you roll the handset the display will activate.
A few years ago, Huawei decided they’d go their own way. In their move from a device maker for the stars to a device maker for the people, Huawei did what they’d always done — and we liked — but put their name on it. The Ascend Mate , the phone many consider the first “phablet”, helped to raise awareness to the brand, and ruffled a few feathers in the process.
With nary a word save for a Swedish press release, Samsung has quietly brought the refreshed version of its Galaxy S 4 flagship into European territory. This model, previously exclusive only to its home market of Korea, features a different processor and support for LTE-Advanced technology.
Last week AT&T made a rather surprising announcement and revealed they’d be offering the Samsung Galaxy S III Mini for just a dollar with a new 2-year contract. Yes, the Galaxy S III Mini, not the S4 Mini. It was a shock to many, but now that the device is up for pre-order (and ships tomorrow) we’ve learned some important details about the specs under the hood.
Google’s modular phone concept “Ara” could debut in 2015 with a price tag that starts at a mere $50, reports Time . Allegedly, the company developing the devices is set to finish up a working prototype over the next few weeks.
There are plenty of third party ROMs available for Android users to pick and choose from. Some are better known than others and some have been around for longer, and while we often look towards Cyanogen and Paranoid Android as highlights here, there is another, newer option with OmniROM. The OmniROM team, which is made up of a few well known Android developers have released a Kit Kat based ROM with support for 15 devices.Keeping in mind, these ROMs are considered nightlies. Or in other words, those choosing to go this route may not have a perfect experience and may run into a bug or two. We suspect those following the available ROMs already know the potential with that, so here is the list of supported devices.
In just a few weeks, it would seem, the next-generation Samsung Galaxy S 5 will appear to the world in a public announcement at Mobile World Congress 2014 . This sort of announcement was commonplace for Samsung a few years ago - back when the Samsung Galaxy S, then the Samsung Galaxy S II, knocked out their own MWC-based announcements. Since then the company has taken to their own unique event releases.
HTC has done quite a few questionable things in the last few months, in my personal opinion. While struggling mightily on the financial front, HTC continued to pump out unusual projects like solid gold HTC Ones and a giant HTC One Max whose focus was cloudy at best.
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