We’re no strangers to luxury phones. Many brands have tried to create high-end smartphones but have forgotten that high-end should apply to specs, not just materials. Every time we see a car manufacturer make a smartphone, or even a luxury company like Vertu, we imagine what it would be like ... Read More »
Samsung has been a bit of a fire hose of new Android devices in recent years, with the company seemingly releasing a heavy flow of hardware that covers a wide range of sizes and specs. Faced with sagging profits in recent quarters, though, the company is planning to cut things back a bit.
There are a lot of different case options out there: thick ones, thin ones, squishy ones, hard ones, colorful ones and clear ones. Nick Sarafolean just wrote a great piece on how you can use a case with your phone to make it more unique. But cases ... Read More »
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There have always been budget smartphones out there for under $200, but most were absolutely terrible. Finding a Chinese phone for $150 online basically meant you’d get a barely working device, or worse, a dumbphone OS made to look like iOS or Android. However, as of late, things have been changing. Many companies have been ... Read More »
Amazon is holding an event in Seattle on June 18, and we just might already know what will be announced. Of course, Amazon won’t say a word, but the company did release a teaser video of people reacting to the device. From their reactions, we’re getting a bit excited about it, but we’ll have to wait and ... Read More »
Over the past year or two, Samsung has been hard at work on building out a new mobile operating system called Tizen. Now the time for Tizen to enter into the market has finally arrived, and while the OS has already appeared on Samsung’s Gear smartwatches, today marks the launch of the first Tizen-powered smartphone, the Samsung Z. The ... Read More »
We’ve heard quite a few Moto E rumors lately that suggest that it’ll be the next budget device from Motorola. Up until now, though, those were all rumors without much substantial evidence. Now we have something a bit more solid to go on thanks to the Zauba database that has shown import data about this ... Read More »
The Nexus line of devices have long moved on from their original purpose. The Nexus One proved what can be done with high end hardware and stock Android, basically serving as guidelines for other Android manufacturers. The Nexus S also had some amazing hardware, introducing a more refined version of Android. But from there, hardware ... Read More »
Today ASUS announced the new Padfone 2, but just like the first device, it does not appear to be coming to the United States. The unique product once again combines a smartphone and a tablet, this time with a faster quad-core chip, LTE-equipped smartphone and a completely redesigned tablet.
ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih said, “Our relentless drive ... Read More »
Samsung has just posted a teaser video for an announcement they are to make at IFA in Berlin. We usually have an idea of what a company might be releasing when set to make an announcement, but we’re left a little clueless on this one.
The commercial displays people walking around with a device that ... Read More »