Archive for June, 2007

BlackBerry CEO claims Apple has failed to innovate

BlackBerry’s chief executive thinks Apple has had its day BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins has said he things Apple’s failure to innovate with subsequent iPhone releases has set the company back in the smartphone race. Speaking to the Australian Financial Review ahead of BlackBerry 10’s launch down under, Heins started off praising the Cupertino giant, saying: […]

Sony Xperia Z vs LG Optimus G Pro

How does LG’s Optimus G Pro compare to the Sony Xperia Z? The Xperia Z is, arguably, the handset which has really put Sony on the map when it comes to Android smartphones. It features a slick design language with a glass back panel, a 5-inch 1080p Full HD display and a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 features: All you need to know

The best Samsung Galaxy S4 features you need to know about… Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is finally here, so we take a look at some of its best features. Camera ‘Dual Camera’ lets you take simultaneous photos and videos using both the rear and front cameras, the setup allows you to choose from a range of […]

BlackBerry Q10 release date and price revealed on pre-order

Ahead of its late-April release date, the BlackBerry Q10 is now available for pre-order at a host of UK retailers The BlackBerry Q10 is now up for preorder from a variety of UK retailers ahead of its scheduled late-April release date. The Q10 will apparently cost around ?530 SIM-free, making it pricier than Sony’s Xperia […]

PowerVR SXG 544 graphics confirmed for Samsung’s Exynos 5

Suspected Samsung Galaxy S4 chip confirmed to have PowerVR GPU We’ve already seen leaked benchmarks suggesting the Samsung Galaxy S4 would have a PowerVR SXG 544 graphics processing chip, but now the company behind the GPU, Imagination Technologies, has officially announced its hardware is inside the Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5410 chip. While the announcement […]

Samsung Galaxy S4: No 8-core Exynos 5 action for UK

The UK Samsung Galaxy S4 will use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600 chipset, not 8-core Exynos 5 Octa Samsung’s Galaxy S4 will be powered by a Snapdragon 600 chipset when it arrives in the UK, and not Samsung’s 8-core Exynos 5 as was previously reported. At launch we were told that the UK version of the Samsung […]

Galaxy Note 8 also coming in black

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be available in Charcoal Black Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 tablet will also be released in black, according to pictures leaked online. The news comes via Phonearena, which received the images from an anonymous tipster, describing the colour variant in typically vivid Samsung terms as ‘Charcoal Black’. Call us crazy, […]

HTC One pre-orders off the charts ahead of release date

HTC One pre-orders give ailing manufacturer glimmer of hope HTC has seen record levels of pre-orders for its HTC One handset, according to a leaked internal email. And with the release of the Samsung Galaxy S4 just around the corner, the news couldn’t have come at a better time. HTC launched the One a week […]

iPhone 5 budget phone manufacture will be split between Foxconn and Pegatron

Apple will split the iPhone 5 budget phone manufacturing between Foxconn and Pegatron according to an analyst The iPhone 5 budget edition will be manufactured by Foxconn and Pegatron according to a KGI Securities Analyst. 25 percent of Apple’s next generation iPhone will be made at Foxconn, while 75 percent will be produced at Pegatron. […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note 2 lock screen fix coming

Samsung is working on a lock screen fix for the Galaxy S3 and Note 2 Samsung has officially revealed that it is working on a fix for the reported lock screen security flaw, which enables an intruder to bypass the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 lock screens. Speaking to Android Central, a Samsung spokesperson […]