UK customers are being treated to a superb promotion for the Nokia Lumia 530 – £49.95 with a prepaid SIM or even £29.95 for pay as you go users that are eligible for an upgrade.For this amount, what one gets is a 4″ 480×854 display, 4GB of storage, microSD card slot, Snapdragon 200 chipset, an FM Radio, GPS, a 1,430mAh battery and the latest Windows Phone 8.1 with Nokia’s Lumia Denim package.
Just like with the Galaxy S4, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is now available in a new “Plus” version that essentially brings LTE-A capabilities. The Galaxy S5 originally launched with the Snapdragon 801 chipset that included a 2.5GHz quad-core processor. The new processor is also at 2.5GHz but it’s a new core – Krait 450. The chipset also has a new generation GPU.
The other change is LTE Cat. 6, upgrading from Cat. 4. The difference is 300Mbps downloads instead of 150Mbps, the uplink remains at 50Mbps. Right now it is only available in Netherlands but would soon be available in other regions around the globe.
Motorola and Google have managed to build a phablet and this particular one can be ordered via the Google Play Store staring October 29 – next Wednesday that is. The Nexus 6 will set you back $649 if you want the base 32GB model, or $699 if you need double that storage amount.
It will also be sold by AT&T, Sprint, US Cellular. The Nexus 6 comes with a 5.96-inch QHD (2,560×1,440) AMOLED and a Snapdragon 805 with 3GB of RAM to power that and the 13MP Rear camera with OIS and a 2MP front camera. Would you be getting one?
Google has recently made the next version of Android 5.0 official – Android Lollipop will be seen running on the Nexus series first. This includes the companies latest Nexus 6 and Nexus 9. If you dont own a Nexus, how much excited should you really be about the 5.0 update? Lets find out :
While exact dates may not be available, a bunch of OEMs have come forward and reported that they shall be updating a whole lot of(expected and unexpected) devices to latest version of Android. So here’s a list of Android devices that we know of so far that will get the Android 5.0 Lollipop update in future. Currently the list only includes Motorola, HTC, Sony, NVIDIA, and of course Google. Samsung, LG and others are yet to announce their plans for Lollipop update.
Nexus 7 (2012)
Nexus 7 (2013)
HTC One (M7)
HTC One (M8)
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Z Ultra
LG G Pad 8.3
Micromax Canvas A1
Spice Dream UNO
Karbonn Sparkle V
Moto X 2nd Gen.
Moto G 4G LTE
Moto G 2nd Gen.
Xperia Z Ultra
Xperia Z1 Compact
Xperia Z2 Tablet
Xperia Z3 Compact
Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact
One mini 2
Does your device appear on the list? If not please let us know and we shall try our best to keep you updated!
So many people out in the U.S.A. want to get their hands on the new Z3 series from Sony. Now however we have an official word – Today we have Sony kick off the official sales for the Xperia Z3 Compact.
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact will be available in White, Black , Green and Orange. It will set you back for around $530 and should work on either T-Mobile or AT&T. At $530, it does give devices like the Moto X 2014 some competition. It is definitely exciting to see Sony kick off its sales for this interesting little device.
Are you interested in what Sony offers with the Z3 Compact?
@evleaks just released the picture shown above which he claims to be the official press render for the new Nexus 6! What we can clearly see is that the Nexus 6. The Google Nexus 6 is made by Motorola and reportedly packs a 5.9″ QHD display, which makes it the first Nexus phablet.
Rumored specs of the Nexus 6 include a 5.9inch QHD display, 3GB of RAM and a 13MP Camera with OIS. A Snapdragon 805 will power the device. Are you excited for this one?!
The Eye Experience is coming to the One (M8) alongside Android 4.4.4 KitKat, which also contains some security fixes. One M8 users get a new camera experience with enhanced features regarding the front-facing camera. The firmware version of the update is 3.28.401.6 and weighs 252.01MB.
If you haven’t received the update yet, wait for a few days since they are rolling out slowly.
United States finally gets a taste of Sony’s latest offering. The IP68 certified high-end Android smartphone will hit the carrier’s shelves later this month, on October 23 for $199.99 with a two-year contract.
The Sony Xperia Z3v is very much identical to the Z3 – internally. On the outside, it drops its curved metal edges for a bolder rubbery feeling poly-carbonate. Furthermore, Verizon and Sony have collaborated to add Qi wireless charging capability into the device.
All the internal specifications are still the same. It comes with a 5.2inch Triluminous LCD display. 3GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which is expandable. A Snapdragon 801 with a 3200mAh battery powers all this.
The Galaxy Note 4 is a hot device and Samsung is expecting huge numbers of sale from the US market. You can also get the Galaxy Note 4 with $0 down payment and pay $30 a month for 24 months instead. This is similar to T-Mobile’s Uncarrier plan where you pay $0 upfront and $31.24 for 24 months.
Have you pre-ordered the Note 4?
Yes, it has been a while indeed since Apple refreshed its iPad line of tablets. The Apple event on October 16 is now official after the company sent out invites to the press. The event going to be held in Apple’s Town Hall auditorium on the Infinite Loop Campus in Cupertino, California at 10AM PT / 1PM ET.
With the numerous rumors and leaks going around in the media right now, we know that the new iPad air and mini would be coming and would rocking an A8 processor with an M8 co-processor. Additionally both tablets would be rocking TouchID. There maybe a refresh to the MacBook Air series with the thinner ones getting a Retina display.
OS X Yosemite will be made public and would co-incide with the time of the event. We’re just little more than a week away so stay tuned for all the action.