Trick or Treat: Nexus 5 Tipped for Halloween Launch with KitKat

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Google’s forthcoming flagship Nexus 5 smartphone is now believed to be launching on the Google Play Store on the Halloween holiday in the U.S. on October 31. According to Mobile Syrup, a Canadian launch will happen about a week later on November 8 through various Canadian carriers. The publication did not disclose its sources and so […]

Nexus 7 3 Rumor Mill Starts Churning

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The current Nexus 7 is not even six months old yet and already, the Nexus 7 3 rumor mill has begun spinning ahead of 2014 with a new report claiming that Google is set to pick from three possible manufacturers including HTC, LG and the company behind the last two Nexus 7 tablets, Asus. In […]

LG G Flex Leak Reveals 6-inch Curved Smartphone

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Just last week we received early renders of the upcoming LG G Flex, which is aimed at taking on Samsung’s Galaxy Round curved smartphone, and now we have the real thing. Flexible displays on smartphones are the new cool kid on the block with both Samsung and LG battling to offer something unique, and this […]

Nexus 5 Release Imminent: Price and Details Arrive from Google

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According to a posting on Google, the Nexus 5 price is set at $349 without a contract and the new Nexus smartphone will come in two sizes, which means users can likely purchase the Nexus 5 32GB for $399. While the Nexus 5 release date is not yet here, this is a good sign that […]

Nexus 5 Launch Date Evidence Mounts

This is likely LG's version of the Nexus 5.

The Nexus 5 launch date has once again been rumored for October with a new report suggesting that LG and Google will be showing off the Nexus 5 at some point this month. And while no official date is currently known, consumers should feel confident that Google is going to deliver a brand new Nexus […]

Nexus 5 Rumors Add a Surprise Device

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Rumor has it, Google may keep the Nexus 4 around with a new report suggesting that while the Nexus 5 may get a bump in price, it may be joined by a cheaper Nexus 4 that supports LTE data and comes with more storage. Last month, a device that is thought to be the Nexus […]

Nexus 5 Release Date: What Not to Expect

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With the Nexus 5 launch rumored for October, possibly as soon as tomorrow, a Nexus 5 release date is as close as it has ever been. And with consumers likely looking toward the future, it’s time to offer up some Nexus 5 release expectations ahead of the device’s launch. Back in September, Google announced Android […]

LG’s Flexible Display Phone Flexes Its G Muscles in Latest Images

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LG’s forthcoming Android smartphone with a flexible display, rumored to be named the G Flex following the new G branding convention introduced with the LG G2 (reviewed), now appears in the first set of official leaked images. The handset is expected to launch next month in an effort to compete against rival Samsung’s recently unveiled Galaxy […]

Nexus 5 Release Date: What to Expect

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Google isn’t talking about the Nexus 5 just yet but the rest of the world certainly is, thanks to numerous leaks that have emerged in recent weeks in regard to the Nexus 4 successor. The device, which is rumored to be launching within the month of October, is likely going to be released sometime before […]

Nexus 5 Pre-Orders Start Ahead of Launch

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Google still hasn’t confirmed the Nexus 5 smartphone but it appears that at least one company in Japan has started Nexus 5 pre-orders ahead of launch, offering buyers a chance to throw down money for a device that has leaked numerous times already but still hasn’t been announced. Nexus 5 rumors have been swirling in […]

LG Readies Displays to Battle Rumored Flexible Galaxy Note 3

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Flexible smartphone displays of up to 6-inches in size are coming fast to smartphones and phablets as LG announced Mass production of the first Flexible OLED panel for smartphones, just ahead of a possible Flexible Galaxy Note 3 announcement from Samsung. LG is bringing the flexible display technology from HDTVs to smartphones with sizes of […]

Nexus 5 Rumor Roundup: Everything You Need to Know

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After months and months of rumors, leaks and speculation, it’s now looking like the Nexus 5 launch is extremely close as rumors insist on a launch sometime in October. In the past few weeks, we’ve seen an increasing number of Nexus 5 rumors emerge and here, we take a close look and examine what we’ve […]

Android 4.4 Kit Kat Update Confirmation is Questionable

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We’ve already seen Pantech seemingly confirm an Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Vega Iron smartphone and now, it looks like another company may have spilled the beans extremely early as LG France looks to have hinted at an LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update in the future. Back in September, Google announced the […]

LG G Flex: Real Phones Have Curves?

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LG’s rumored flexible display smartphone could launch as early as next month with a curved screen in the form of the LG G Flex. Though the display will have a curve in the center similar to what Samsung had debuted on the Galaxy Nexus and the Nexus S, the G Flex will utilize LG’s flexible […]

9 Tips for Nexus 5 Buyers

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With the Nexus 5 launch in sight, many consumers are likely thinking about picking up Google’s new Nexus smartphone. And while a launch date still isn’t set in stone, we want to offer some tips to those that may be thinking about ordering the Nexus 5 just as soon as Google, and or various carriers […]

Nexus 5 Release Date Rumor Needs to Die

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While the Nexus 5 release date is rumored for late October, reports suggesting an October 31st release date are off base and misleading as the source of those rumors confirmed to Gotta Be Mobile that the date is merely a placeholder and is based on rumors rather than fact. Several weeks ago, reports about a […]

Not Just Samsung: Almost All Companies Inflate Benchmarks

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It was recently discovered that Samsung tampered with benchmark results for its new Galaxy Note 3 phablet-style smartphone, and while all the fingers are pointed at Samsung, it turns that almost all phone manufacturers are doing the same thing, according to a report by AnandTech. The report provides evidence that suggests nearly all phone manufacturers, with […]

Nexus 5 Launch & Release Date Rumored

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A new Nexus 5 launch date has been rumored heading into October as a date near the end of October now joins the rumored October 14th launch date as a possibility. The same rumor also suggests that the Nexus 5 release date could be at the end of October as well. Thanks to a leak […]

Nexus 5 Photo Offers Best Look Yet

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A new Nexus 5 photo, which shows off a device that looks exactly like the device that has appeared in photos time and time again, delivers the best look yet at the overall design of what is likely going to be the new Nexus from LG. A device that is currently being dubbed Nexus 5 […]