Samsung Galaxy J5 benchmarks confirm new midrange handset

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We got a quick look at the Samsung Galaxy J lineup a few days ago when a rumor arose spilling the beans on a couple of new handsets. Well, we get to confirm the specifications on one of those devices now that the Samsung Galaxy J5 has shown up on GFXBench.

Vivo drops hints towards a new Glass Back Smartphone

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You never quite know what you’re going to get from Vivo, and the company has certainly gotten our attention with a trio of new teasers that have just hit the web. They don’t give us a whole lot to go off of, but they do give us an idea of what kind of material their next handset will use in its build.

The HTC 626G+ specs and price are announced for India

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We told you HTC was on a roll with new releases, and they announced several today. One that slipped under our radar is another region specific handset, and this one is not bound for China. The HTC Desire 626G+ is the name of the new smartphone, and it is soon bound for India.

The HTC One M9+ is finally official, in China

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We saw the smoke, and knew there was fire – not it’s official. HTC has finally revealed the not so mysterious HTC One M9+, and if you’ve longed for an HTC phablet with a QHD display today is your lucky day. For some folks anyway, as the HTC One M9+ release is going to be limited to select regions.

The Intex Aqua Dream is listed for Rs. 10,390 in India

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Intex’s Aqua line has shown up in many forms whether it’s an Extreme V, Power HD, or Eco. One moniker we haven’t stumbled across before is the Intex Aqua Dream which is the name of the company’s latest handset bound for India.

Bluboo announces the Bluboo X550 and its massive 5,500mAh battery

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If you’re not familiar with the name Bluboo, you aren’t alone. It’s not a cartoon character or fancy new drink, it’s actually a smartphone called the Bluboo X550. While you may not know them now, you’ll remember them thanks to a huge battery and a very low price.

LG Display announces new 5.5-inch Panel for the LG G4

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LG made an announcement yesterday, and while it wasn’t the LG G4 we had all been waiting on, it does have something to do with that device. LG Display unveiled a brand new panel for smartphones, and it’s going to be used in the LG G4 release which is expected to arrive at month’s end.

HTC Desire 826 price in India announced at Rs. 26,200

HTC Desire 826 vs One M8

The HTC unveiled the Desire 826 back in January at CES, but their release plans for the device have largely been unknown. If you’ve wondered about the HTC Desire 826 price in India, wonder no more as it’s just shown up at a retailer in the region ahead of an official release.

The Huawei Honor Cherry is rumored to rock a Kirin 620

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We’ve touched on Huawei’s new “Honor” brand several times this year, and now we’re getting a look at an unannounced device dubbed the Honor Cherry. It appears to be a new handset bound for Russia, and you might be impressed by the specs.

Asus Zenfone 2 release finally coming to Europe for €179

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The Asus Zenfone line has by far been one of the company’s more popular products, and the Zenfone 3 has been making the rounds through the rumor mill over the past few weeks. The previous handset is still quite popular, and we’re pleased to announce the Asus Zenfone 2 release is finally coming to Europe.