Mobile

A Project Ara (A8A01) developer smartphone unit gets in the spotlight

Google canceled Project Ara modular smartphone endeavor back in September leaving many developers and potential customers who’ve been looking forward to the project empty handed. Our colleagues at Phandroid have managed to get their hands on a developer edition Project Ara unit with the model number “A8A01″ and they’ve brought us some nice looking images. The Project Ara (A8A01) smartphone ... Read More »

OnePlus 3 Android Nougat beta update out this month, final release hits by the end of the year

Yesterday ZTE finally told us when to expect an Android 7.0 Nougat update to hit its Axon 7smartphone, and today it’s time for OnePlus to come clean regarding its latest flagship, the OnePlus 3. A beta build of Nougat for the handset will become available this month, apparently, with the final release being rolled out by the end of the ... Read More »

Apple Denies It Is Making a ‘Move to Android’ Migration App

Apple has refuted the report that claimed that the company was developing a tool that would make it easier for iPhone users to switch to Android. The company added that it is only focused on bringing users to its iPhone, not the other way around. A recent report on Telegraph claimed that Apple had agreed to develop a tool to ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 to Pack Snapdragon 820 SoC, Launch After Spring Festival: Co-Founder

Shortly after Qualcomm announced that LeTV’s Le Max Pro is the first smartphone to feature its Snapdragon 820 SoC, Xiaomi revealed that the Mi 5 flagship smartphone will pack the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor as well. The company also alongside confirmed other updates about the handset’s development. The news was confirmed by Xiaomi Co-Founder and Senior VP Liwan Jiang in ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 Design Tipped in New Leaked Images

The upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphone once again appeared in leaked images on the Web. The live images are claimed to show the smartphone’s front panel. The photos allegedly showing the Mi 5 was posted by a user on Weibo, but have now been taken down. As seen in the two images (via GadgetzArena) the smartphone’s front-facing camera, home button, ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 Tipped to Launch in 2 Variants: Report

A new report out of China has emerged claiming that Xiaomi’s Mi 5 flagship smartphone will be launching in two variants. According to the latest details, one of the Mi 5 variants will come with 2.5D curved glass on both the sides (front and rear) while will also sporting a metal frame. The report adds that the 2.5D curved glass ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Leaked in Press Images

The anticipated successor to the popular Samsung Galaxy J1, tipped to be called the Galaxy J1 (2016), has once again been leaked in images on the Web. While in the previous leaks we have seen the unannounced smartphone in its Black colour variant, the new leaked image shows the handset in two additional colour variants. The image tweeted by @evleaks ... Read More »

Apple Patent Tips Plans for Money Transfer via iMessage

Apple may soon allow users to send money to their friends using iMessage and a number of other means. A recently published patent has laid bare the company’s proposed implementation of mobile payment features such as peer-to-peer money transfer. The patent, which was granted to Apple in December and applied for in September last year, reveals company’s a new mobile ... Read More »

Clash of Clans Developer Supercell Releases New Game, Clash Royale

Supercell, the studio behind monster hit Clash of Clans, has released Clash Royale. It’s a card duelling and collection game set in the Clash Universe. The game brings well known Clash of Clans troops, arenas, and trophies in a versus gameplay format akin to multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) games like Dota 2 or League of Legends, albeit for mobile ... Read More »

Instagram Rolling Out ‘3D Touch Support’ for Android

Instagram last month added the 3D Touch feature in its app v7.13.0. However, it later for a short time pulled the feature for unknown reasons. Now it appears as if the company has brought back the feature in v7.14.0 of the app, which is rolling out to users. Support for 3D Touch allows users to use ‘Peek and Pop’ gestures ... Read More »