ZTE Announces Flagship Quad-Core Era Smartphone with 4G LTE Connectivity


At Mobile World Congress, Chinese smartphone-maker ZTE took the opportunity to introduce a new premium high-end flagship phone in the form of the Era, a quad-core device that will, unlike Huawei’s offering, utilize NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor. The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered Era will also support 4G LTE networks, and ZTE commits to bringing […]

Huawei Announces Quad-Core MediaPad 10 with 1080p HD Display, 4G LTE/HSPA+ Support


One of the breakout mobile players of 2011-2012, Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei had taken the stage at Mobile World Congress to take on industry veterans in the consumer Android tablet space–like Asus, Samsung and Motorola–to announce a 10-inch version of the company’s MediaPad. Huawei had announced the MediaPad in a 7-inch form factor last year that […]

Asus Unveils Two New Transformer Pad Tablets

Asus Announces Two New Transformer Pad Tablets

Asus has been busy at this year’s Mobile World Congress first introducing its long-awaited phone and tablet hybrid, the PadFone, and then announcing two new tablets in the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity Series and the Transformer Pad 300 Series. Both tablets have powerful processors, 4G LTE, and Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich right out […]

Video: Android Voice Actions Claim Victory Over Siri


One of the biggest selling points of Apple’s iPhone 4S is Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant that can give you directions, help you text a friend or help you plan your daily schedule. Well, Motorola wants you to know that there is a feature on Android that can do those things as well. And, if […]

HTC One X Pre-Orders Begin at Best Buy

AT&T HTC One X Pre-Orders Begin at Best Buy

Yesterday, as expected, HTC announced its new line of smartphones called the One series. The lineup includes the HTC One X,  HTC One S, and the HTC One V. Well, one of those phones, the HTC One X for AT&T, has apparently gone up for pre-order as Android-Life has snagged an image of a document that says […]

What’s Next for Windows Phone: Better MMS, Less RAM

Windows Phone 7

A Mobile World Congress Microsoft quietly announced the existence of what we’ve been calling Windows Phone Tango. The update announcement came as an add-on to the announcement of the Nokia Lumia 610 which will take advantage of the new features. Some of those features will benefit all users, while others could result in some phones […]

The Latest Galaxy S III Rumors

Samsung Galaxy S III Rumor Roundup: Latest on Features

The Samsung Galaxy S III figures to be one of the biggest smartphone releases of the year as it is the follow-up to Samsung’s wildly popular Galaxy S II, a device that ended up in the hands of over 20 million people since its launch 10 months ago. And like any high-end Android device that […]

In-Depth Hands-On: HTC One X and Sense 4.0 (Video)

HTC One X Main

HTC grabbed everyone’s attention yesterday with the announcement of their new HTC One line of smartphones at Mobile World Congress. The HTC One X, One S and One V share many features and specs with slight differences in design and elements, such as the camera. If this sounds familiar, it’s what Samsung has done with […]

Apple Isn’t The Only Company at Foxconn To Criticize

Apple Foxconn Worker

During the past few weeks it has become as fashionable to hate on Apple as it has been to own an Apple product. But, unless you’re doing your due diligence on every gadget in your bag, dorm or home, you might want to reconsider hating on a single company. In case you missed it, The […]

iPad 3 Rumored to Cost More Than iPad 2

iPad 3 to Cost More Than the iPad 2?

Apple is pegged to be announcing the iPad 3 during the first week of March. If true, it means that we’ll find out if all of the rumors are true in just a few days. And while most of those whispers have been about hardware and software, today we have an entirely new rumor to […]

Can the Galaxy S III Be As Successful as the Galaxy S II?

Can the Galaxy S III Be As Successful as the Galaxy S II?

The Samsung Galaxy S III has leaked out several times over the last two months. We’ve heard about potential specifications. We’ve heard possibilities in terms of a release date. We know that Samsung will be announcing it at a standalone event during the first half of 2012. And we also know that it’s going to […]

Metro PCS, Virgin Mobile, and U.S. Cellular Will Get HTC One V


At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, HTC announced its new One lineup of smartphones. While the HTC One X and One S received a lot of attention, there’s also the One V. The One V looks just like the HTC Legend from 2010, and is coming to more regional carriers. According to Phone Scoop, HTC […]

iPad 3 Release Around the Corner, Skip Best Buy’s iPad 2 Sale

Apple iPad 2

Best Buy has dropped the price of the iPad 2 in its stores and online, but please don’t take the store up on the offer. The iPad 3 is coming very soon, with March 7 currently pegged for the launch. There’s no sense in buying an iPad 2 even at $50 off with the new iPad coming […]

Skype for Windows Phone Finally Comes Out As a Beta

Skype for Windows Phone beta

Last year Microsoft acquired Skype, presumably to bring video chat to more of its platforms faster. Today, after months of promises, the acquisition has finally paid off for Windows Phone. Skype for Windows Phone is finally available for download, though it is only available as a beta and will only work on a few select […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Key Features Leak Out


The details surrounding the upcoming  Samsung Galaxy S III seem to be becoming more and more clear as another leak has outed some of the more intriguing specifications on the upcoming smartphone. It appears that, among other things, the Galaxy S III will be arriving with a massive HD display, a speedy quad-core processor, and […]

Nokia 808 PureView Sample Photos Are Stunning

Nokia 808 PureView Sample Photos Are Stunning

Earlier today at the Mobile World Congress, Nokia announced a device called the Nokia 808 PureView, a Nokia Belle (Symbian Belle) device that is packing a whopping 41-megapixel Carl Zeiss camera. That mega-pixel count absolutely destroys anything, at least in mega-pixel count, on the market. But how do the images actually look?  Well, Nokia has […]

Photoshop Touch Brings Photo Editing Magic to the iPad 2 (Video)

Photoshop Touch iPad

Photoshop Touch, a finger friendly version of Adobe’s Photoshop software tool launches on the iPad 2 today, bringing a collection of easy to use features and tools to your iPad 2 for $9.99. Photoshop Touch goes further than simple photo editing apps, allowing users to make use of Photoshop layers, even moving the project to […]

Verizon Offering Galaxy Nexus for Free to “Loyal” Customers

Verizon Offering Galaxy Nexus for Free to "Loyal" Customers

If you’re a loyal Verizon customer, you’ll be happy to know that the carrier is sending out emails informing those who have upgrades in the not-so-distant future that they are eligible to snag three phones for free. The deal is part of Verizon’s loyalty program and the deal has Big Red offering the Samsung Galaxy […]

Asus Padfone – Phone + Tablet Combo Launching in April

Asus Padfone with Padfone Station

Asus first announced the Padfone way back in May 2011. At that point the smartphone and tablet combination seemed like nothing more than a prototype. In October Asus reiterated that it planned to bring the Padfone to market with Ice Cream Sandwich. Now Asus has announce the device along with a few new accessories and […]