Zopo Speed 7 Plus price grows with larger display

Zopo Speed 7 Plus price grows

Some readers will have heard of the Zopo Speed 7 that launched in India in August. Now the Zopo Speed 7 Plus has been introduced. It has many of the same specs of the original Speed 7 but has a larger 5.5-inch display and will be available from October 22nd. Specifications of the Zopo Speed […]

Sony Xperia S5 design idea includes some specs

Sony Xperia S5 design idea b

Very often when we see concept designs they are for known devices that are already in the pipeline. Sometimes though, we see a new concept such as this Sony Xperia S5 design idea that includes some specs and comes with an OLED and e-paper dual display arrangement. The Sony Xperia S5 was created by designer […]

Some BlackBerry Priv specs confirmed on registration page

BlackBerry Priv registration page

Although BlackBerry’s fortunes have been declining in recent years there’s still plenty of interest in the upcoming BlackBerry Priv smartphone. There have been numerous leaks and rumors about this upcoming Android-running handset, and now the official BlackBerry Priv registration page confirms some specs and more. For many months this new device was dubbed the BlackBerry […]

Galaxy Note 5 tipped for January Europe release, too late for some

Galaxy Note 5 tipped European release

When the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 phablet was made official in August there was the usual flurry of excitement about the newest Note in the series. However, some prospective buyers were soon feeling left out in the cold when there was news that it would not, initially at least, release in the UK and […]

LG G4 Android Marshmallow update now imminent

LG G4 Android Marshmallow update

The Android 6.0 Marshmallow update has already started making its way to Google Nexus devices and various manufacturers have begun to outline their plans for pushing out the upgrade. Recently there was an indication that the LG G4 might soon be receiving the update. Now LG has confirmed this by saying that the LG G4 […]

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact vs iPhone 6S bootup speed test

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact vs iPhone 6S bootup test

Two of the newest arrivals on the smartphone scene are the Apple iPhone 6S and Sony’s Xperia Z5 Compact. These are both high-end handsets for the iOS and Android platforms respectively, and it can sometimes be interesting to see how new phones compare in particular aspects. With this in mind we’re looking at the Sony […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 release could arrive with Synaptics ClearForce tech


It’s common to see smartphone manufacturers “borrow” from each other and you can’t throw a rock without hitting an Android smartphone that looks like the iPhone these days. One of the big features for the iPhone 6s is 3D Touch, and a new report suggests Sammy will take a page from Apple’s playbook for the Samsung Galaxy S7 release.

Gionee Elife E8 vs Sony Xperia M5 Dual India showdown

Gionee Elife E8 vs Sony Xperia M5 Dual

The Gionee Elife E8 and Sony Xperia M5 are both top-notch smartphones that are new for the market in India. The Sony phone became available in the early part of September while the Gionee handset is available from today. If you’re torn between these two smartphones you might be interested in our Gionee Elife E8 […]

Pocket MapleStory release date approaches for Android

Pocket MapleStory

If there’s a popular PC game, there’s a good chance it will find its way to mobiles in some form or another. That’s the case with Pocket MapleStory, which has just rolled out through a soft-launch in several regions around the globe.

ZTE Axon Mini for global release

ZTE Axon Mini global release

ZTE has just launched the Axon Mini smartphone following on from the ZTE Axon, Axon Elite and Axon Lux that have all been announced this year. The ZTE Axon Mini is heading for a global release starting first in China, and we have the price and specs details coming right up. One of the highlights […]