Archive for March, 2009

Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 update in testing phase

Google is testing an Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 update which will arrive before Google I/O, reports claim Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean is currently being tested by Google personnel on a range of Nexus devices. Google employees are testing the build on the Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 10 and the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, according to […]

ST-Ericsson NovaThor L8580 3GHz quad-core to debut at MWC 2013

ST-Ericsson will debut a 3GHz quad-core NovaThor chip at Mobile World Congress ST-Ericsson will debut its latest mobile chipset at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The NovaThor L8580 quad-core chip clocks as fast as 3GHz. To obtain those speeds without massive battery drain, the chip uses 28 nanometre (nm) FD-SOI architecture. Surprisingly, it doesn’t use […]

HTC One officially launched, release date confirmed as March

The HTC M7 is dead, long live the HTC One HTC CEO Peter Chou has just announced the HTC One, the company’s 2013 flagship handset. Powered by Android and packing a 4.7-inch full HD 1080p display, HTC’s new handset is tasked with doing battle with the Sony Xperia Z and Samsung Galaxy S4 throughout 2013.? […]

Nokia to scrap Samsung as supplier?

Nokia may be scrapping Samsung as a component supplier due to intellectual property concerns Reports suggest Nokia is scrapping Samsung as a component supplier following Apple’s lead, after the Korean manufacturer stole some of Nokia’s intellectual property rights. According to Apple Insider, Nokia doesn’t think Samsung’s role as a component supplier and handset manufacturer is […]

Suspected Samsung Galaxy S4 spotted in GLBenchmark

An unknown Samsung device suspected to be the Galaxy S4 has appeared inside GLBenchmarks A device called the Samsung SHV-E300S, reportedly the Korean version of the Galaxy S4, has appeared in GLBenchmarks.? This isn’t the first time the Galaxy S4 has shown up inside benchmark tests, and with a launch date just around the corner […]

HTC One destroys Nexus 4 in benchmark test

Qualcomm’s 600 Snapdragon processor has made a good first impression inside the HTC One. Initial benchmarks are – quite literally – off the charts Initial benchmarks for the HTC One are off the charts, according to reports.? The HTC One is the first smartphone in the UK to run Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 600 mobile processor […]

Nexus 4 hits 1,000,000 sales

Google has reported sold 1,000,000 Nexus 4 handsets since launching the device in late-2012 Google has shipped one million units of its Nexus 4 since launching it three months ago, according to one senior hacker’s calculations.? Priced at ?279 for the 16GB version and ?239 for the 8GB version, the Nexus 4 has sold out […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 launching alongside Galaxy S4 Mini in April

Rumors suggest the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini will be launched together in April, following on from the success of the Galaxy S3 and S3 Mini A second source has claimed Samsung will launch the Galaxy S4 Mini alongside the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S4 before the close of Q1 2013. Geek Gadgets announced […]