UMI Hammer S announced for August with Type-C USB port

Umi Hammer S

A few weeks back, we told you about the UMI Hammer release for India, but it appears another device is on the way. The UMI Hammer S is the name of the new handset, and it’s bringing solid specs to the table along with Type-C USB charging.

Microsoft Lumia 850, 750, 550 specs tipped by source

Microsoft Lumia 850, 750, 550, specs

We know from emails received from readers as well as comments in response to our articles, that many of you are eager for new Microsoft Lumia flagship devices. These are now widely rumored to be the Lumia 950 and 950 XL, but today we’ve heard new information about some lower-end models on the way. Read […]

Lenovo K3 Note vs Samsung Galaxy J5, value or brand

Lenovo K3 Note vs Samsung Galaxy J5

The Lenovo K3 Note and Samsung Galaxy J5 are both popular affordable devices right now, with the Samsung handset the more expensive of the two. So does the extra money get you a lot more than with the Lenovo handset? That’s what we aim to clarify with our comparison of the Lenovo K3 Note vs. […]

Microsoft Lumia 898 design has premium metal build

MIcrosoft Lumia 898 design

There’s a lot of anticipation right now for new top-flight Lumia handsets and depending on what you’ve read over the last few weeks you may have heard of the Microsoft Lumia 950 or Lumia 940 and their larger XL versions. While we wait for something official we thought we’d share a Microsoft Lumia 898 design […]

Huawei (Ascend) G8 specs and images leak

Huawei G8 specs and images

The Huawei Ascend G7 released in October 2014 so we’d expect signs of a successor to start appearing around now. Now a handset dubbed the Huawei G8 (dropping the Ascend part of the title) has made an appearance during a certification process. Now that the phone has broken cover we expect to hear much more […]

Moto E 2nd gen 3G and 4G get India price cuts

Moto E 2nd gen 3G and 4G

There’s no doubting that the Motorola Moto E 2nd gen has been extremely popular in India. This budget smartphone has a lot of appeal and comes in 3G or 4G LTE variants. They were both affordable already, and now the Moto E 2nd gen 3G and 4G have received India price cuts that make them […]

Oppo R7 review with rating

Oppo R7 Review b

Back in May the Oppo R7 and Oppo R7 Plus were made official. The phones released first for China and are now coming to further markets. The smaller of the two phones is the R7, and some readers may be trying to decide whether to purchase it. With that in mind we thought an Oppo […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Edge 128GB availability ceased for some

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Edge 128GB

If you were thinking of purchasing the higher storage option of the Samsung Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 Edge, you might want to consider buying one sooner rather than later. News is that availability of the 128GB models of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Edge version has been ceased in some markets. It’s not yet […]

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime and Grand Prime now at T-Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime and Grand Prime on T-Mobile b

The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime and Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime both released in the later part of last year and have been fairly popular reasonably priced smartphones. Availability is still reaching more regions and carriers, and the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime and Grand Prime have now reached T-Mobile in the US. Verizon customers were able […]

Lenovo S60 5.0 Lollipop update starts rolling out

Lenovo S60 5.0 Lollipop update

The Lenovo S60 is a mid-range smartphone that arrived on the scene this year. Given its recent release some may have been surprised that it was running Android 4.4 KitKat rather than the later Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system. It’s always good to be able to bring new of updates though, and we can now […]