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OnePlus 2 advertised as ‘2016 flagship killer’, another device confirmed for 2015

The up-and-coming Chinese smartphone producer takes controversially bold marketing to new heights while remaining unusually tight-lipped in regards to their prospective first mid-range handheld. Just when you thought Pete Lau’s rapidly growing army of mobile innovators couldn’t possibly shock or surprise with shameless attempts at viral publicity campaigns anymore, the

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Thanks to Qualcomm, $80 quad-core Windows 10 smartphones are possible

Pushed to the wall by MediaTek and Spreadtrum’s low-cost chip competitiveness, the San Diego-based semiconductor giant reportedly “cooperates with Microsoft closely” to deliver a killer dirt-cheap Snapdragon 210 solution for Windows 10 handhelds. It’s no big secret Snapdragon 810’s failures have badly harmed Qualcomm’s high-end mobile reputation this year. Meanwhile,

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If only… Google Nexus 5 2015 shatters AnTuTu records in fishy benchmark visit

We want to believe, we really do, but we highly doubt an LG-manufactured sequel to the budget-friendly 2013 N5 could score 85,000+ points through the controversial performance-measuring tool. Everybody knows how easy to manipulate mobile benchmark instruments are. Especially AnTuTu. Not to mention effortlessly contrivable screenshots of alleged unreleased gear

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