Sony Mobile just announced two new LTE-capable Android smartphones for Japan. The Sony Xperia GX is the more interesting part of the duo as it combines the specs of an Xperia ion with a 13MP camera. The Sony Xperia SX is no slouch either – at 95g, Sony claims it to be the lightest [...]
There's no need for us to tell you the importance of the Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III for both its own manufacturer and the Android world in general – our daily interest stats speak for themselves. Its predecessor was really something special…
Nokia has just overruled its plans to exclude North America from the PureView 808 markets. Mexico is getting the camera/smart phone hybrid in a few weeks, probably in the end of May or the beginning of June.
The confirmation comes straight from the Spanish version of Nokia Conversations.
Recently we also noticed the PureView [...]
Kyocera (who you might remember from the dual-screened Echo) has come up with a pair of tough Androids – the Hydro and the Rise. Both are CDMA phones and run Google's latest, Android Ice Cream Sandwich.
The Kyocera Hydro is a standard slab measuring 115 x 62 x 12.8 mm and weighing 120g. It [...]
Sony’s LT29i codenamed Hayabusa just can’t wait for its official announcement. Its first leak was back in January – targeted launch and price. Then in April we got some leaked camera shots taken with the Hayabusa.
Today we finally got to see what the smartphone will look like thanks to a blurry cam photo. [...]
We have been hearing about Tizen for quite a while now but The Handheld Blog has gotten some hands-on time with a developer unit running the OS.
At first glance Tizen looks quite familiar to the TouchWiz implementation on Android but there are enough difference to set the two apart considerably. The apps [...]
Apple released iOS 5.1.1 today for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It is just a minor update that focuses on bug fixing rather than adding any new features.
The following is the list of changes brought by the new update.
As you can tell from the screenshot above, the update was also released [...]
U.S. smartphone ownership has passed the halfway point, with 50.4% of mobile users now owning smart devices, up from 47.8% in 2011. While the Android OS is found on almost half of all smartphone devices, it's Apple who are the number one handset manufacturer so far in 2012.
Nielsen have also published results regarding [...]
AT&T just unveiled the Samsung Focus 2, which you might recognize as the mysterious Samsung Mandel that leaked a few days ago. The Focus 2 is Samsung's first LTE-enabled WP smartphone and the third one on AT&T's network (AT&T is quick to brag that it has the only 3 LTE-enabled WP7 phones in the [...]
Verizon and HTC just unveiled the new DROID Incredible 4G LTE smartphone. The ICS droid is yet another high-end device to join Verizon’s LTE gang.
The HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE packs a 4-inch qHD S-LCD screen and is built around a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 SoC (most probably MSM8960) with a dual-core 1.2GHz Krait [...]