Oppo has made quite a few waves in the weeks leading up to the N1 formal intro, and now the buzz is back at heights, as the swiveling, camera-centric, CyanogenMod-running smartphone has a price tag and ETA attached to its name.
Worst kept secret in tech history is a harsh phrase to use in regards to the HTC One max, since the Nexus 5 feels like old news before going official. But let’s not sugarcoat it, HTC’s done a horrendous job in keeping a lid on One max rumors.
Instead of bringing to light yet another artificial spec buster unable to top the Android food chain for more than a few months, up-and-coming Chinese OEM Oppo has adopted a slightly different strategy for the N1, which is a road-opener in many ways, while in others… it’s fairly mediocre.
VR-Zone had a chat with Qualcomm’s Senior Vice President of Product Management Raj Talluri about trends in the mobile sector.
Oh noes, it seems LG will not go all in with its first tablet effort in two years after all. The G Pad, as it’ll likely be called, has been floating around the interweb for a few weeks now, being initially tipped to run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU.
While the HTC One has been holding the title to the best “all-rounded” phone, ASUS now has a new contender to the throne in the PadFone Infinity. We pit them head to head against each other to find out which will emerge victorious.
Benchmarks confirm that the newly announced HTC Butterfly S 5.0-inch Smartphone by HTC manages to squeeze out more performance than the 2013 flagship HTC One. Does that mean we have a new flagship in our hands?
Oppo has started taking in pre-orders for the Find 5 TD, which is a China Mobile variant of the Oppo Find 5.
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S4 Google Edition now available for download [UPDATE: Hands-on video]
SamMobile has on their hands the world’s first build of the unreleased Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS, for the Galaxy S4 Google Edition. Mind you, this firmware comes even before Google officially announces the new version of Jelly Bean to the world.
It’s been more than a little while since we last heard of a Fujitsu smartphone breaking cover, but that’s no reason to ignore the Arrows A 202F. Quite on the contrary, as the SoftBank-bound handheld comes with exceptional specs in tow.
Leaked images show the mini version of ZTE’s flagship Nubia Z5 in action, hints at a MIUI inspired interface.
Following a long string of leaks and rumors, the HTC Butterfly S has gone official moments ago in Taiwan, as expected. And while big chunks of the thing’s spec sheet were revealed a while ago, HTC still kept an ace or two up its sleeve.
Beijing based startup GEAK has had a busy week, with the launch of China’s (and possibly the world’s) first real Smartwatch alongside the launch of two budget priced phones.
Have a look at the leaked images of the HTC Butterfly S a week before it will reportedly be announced officially
Chinese phone maker JiaYu is working hard at their first true high-end smartphone. Dubbed the JiaYu S1, a leaked AnTuTu benchmarks suggest the use of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600 SoC to power the 5-inch 1080p display.
As expected, LG has finally come round and officially launched their flagship Optimus G Pro phablet in Asia. The powerhouse competitor to the Galaxy Note II was first made available in Korea back in February, with a launch in the US (AT&T exclusive) earlier this month. The smartphone goes on sale in Honk Kong in early