New LG G3 Details Emerge Ahead of Release

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The all new LG G3 flagship smartphone is coming soon, and in just under three weeks LG will take the stage and formally announce the device. With a release date nearing the details haven’t let up, and in fact more details have started to emerge at an alarming rate. This week rumors and leaks have […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro Lineup Revealed

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Kicking off CES today Samsung has unveiled a slew of new Android tablets to take charge in 2014. Following along with multiple reports and leaks from the past few months, the new Galaxy Tab Pro lineup is now official. Confirmed moments ago on stage Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab Pro coming in 8.4, 10.1, […]

NVIDIA Brings Desktop Power to Mobile with 192-Core Super Chip

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To kick off CES 2014 NVIDIA took the stage to announce what’s next for mobile. According to the graphics and silicon company the next step in mobile graphics and computing is “bridging the gap” between desktop power and supercomputing with the mobile revolution. Last year they announced a new quad-core Tegra 4 mobile processor, as […]

Samsung Galaxy J Tipped to Arrive Ahead of Galaxy S5

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Being first introduced and teased back in October, Samsung is gearing up to release another smartphone this month following a successful launch of the Galaxy Note 3. The smartphone is called the Galaxy J, and is essentially an improved Galaxy S4. Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is one of the company’s most impressive and popular handsets to […]

Developer Suite Hints at 1080p Display Support on Windows Phone 8

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While it’s been long rumored that Microsoft will be adding support for full HD 1080p displays with a future software update for Windows Phone 8, that information is now nearly confirmed. Visual Studio 2013, which is used by developers to develop apps for the platform, is now allowing developers to emulate their apps to a […]

Nokia Already Testing Lumia Smartphone With Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 CPU

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Ahead of new GDR2 software update for Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform, it looks like Nokia has already begun working on a new, unannounced Lumia smartphone with a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor from Qualcomm. The Snapdragon 800 chipset is considered to be one of the most advanced mobile processors on the market when it was announced […]

Nokia Begins Testing Quad-Core Lumia Smartphone

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Current Windows Phone 8 models today are limited to just a dual-core processor, up from the single-core CPU support on Windows Phone 7 models last year, but that is about to change as Nokia is beginning to test quad-core processors on an un-announced Windows Phone 8 model. The test was done using the GFXBench tool, which […]

Nokia Mulling Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 CPU on 41-Megapixel Lumia EOS?

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Rumors of the Nokia Lumia EOS smartphone, which was rumored to have been debuted earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress, are starting to pick up again and this time Nokia is rumored to be considering one of the most advanced processors announced in 2013. According to the latest rumors, Nokia is deciding between […]

Move Over Retina Display, Full HD Huawei P2 to Pack Whopping 489ppi

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Apple has fueled our obsession with high pixel density display thanks to its clever marketing of Retina Display, and since then Android manufacturers have been striving to out-Retina Apple in the display department. With the iPhone clocking in at 326ppi, or pixels per inch, the new flagship Huawei Ascend P2 that’s been recently leaked in […]

Samsung Galaxy Note II Review: The Perfect Pocket Notebook Replacement

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With the release of the original Galaxy Note, Samsung became the leader in the phablet market with the 5.3-inch smartphone that controversially straddles the smartphone and the tablet market with its large but portable display. Now, with the Note II, Samsung is continuing to refine its presence in this market that it helped popularize. And while […]

Can High-End BlackBerry 10 Aristo Smartphone Excite When It Launches?

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Research in Motion is planning a very high-end BlackBerry smartphone that will run the new BlackBerry 10 operating system. The device, codenamed Aristo, has appeared in a leak detailing many of its specs, which shows that on a hardware level RIM is aiming competitively at flagship and high-end multi-core Android smartphones running Google’s mobile operating […]

Qualcomm Introduces Entry-Level Quad-Core Snapdragon S4 ARM Processor

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Just as rival Texas Instruments is exiting the smartphone processor manufacturing business, Qualcomm has announced a lower cost edition of the company’s popular Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor based on designs from ARM Holdings. Introduction of this entry-level Snapdragon S4 quad-core CPU will make it possible for manufacturers to create tablets and smartphones with lower […]

Intel: Quad-Core Atom CPUs a Possibility; LTE Support Coming in 2013

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Intel, which is trying to break into the smartphone space with its Atom-based mobile processors for Android devices, is working on improved chipsets for future phones to rival ARM Holding’s architecture, which has been dominantly used in many devices today, including Apple’s iPhone, Samsung’s Galaxy series, and HTC’s One series devices. So far, the most […]

Pantech Announces Quad-Core Vega R3 Phablet

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Pantech, which is no stranger to making smartphones with larger displays, is readying a quad-core competitor to Samsung’s Galaxy Note II in the form of the Vega R3, a device with a 5.3-inch display size placing it squarely in the phablet category. The Pantech Vega R3 will likely have to compete against the Galaxy Note […]

LG Teases 4.7-Inch Quad-Core Smartphone (Video)

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In a video, LG has teased a new upcoming 4.7-inch smartphone that features a new a quad-core Snapdragon S4 chip inside of it. According to The Verge, the company posted the video, which is in Korean, to show off not only the device itself, but the powerful processor that is going to power it. In […]

Qualcomm Begins Selling Reference Tablet With Quad-Core Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU

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While Qualcomm’s high-end Snapdragon S4 processors on many high-end Android smartphones released in the U.S. today are capped with two cores, it looks like the company is just about ready to roll out a quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor. The new applications processor with four cores are found on Qualcomm’s developer edition tablet complete with an […]

LG to Create Phone With Self-Made L9 Quad-Core Processor

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It looks like LG will be joining the ranks of Samsung, Huawei, and Apple with releasing its own proprietary ARM-based processor for use in its own mobile products. In the latest report, a forthcoming Android handset from LG will feature the company’s self-branded quad-core L9 processor coupled with at least a 10-megapixel camera and will […]

NVIDIA Pushing for Affordable Quad-Core Smartphones This Year

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With the quad-core Google Nexus 7 tablet to retail starting at just $200, chip-maker NVIDIA proves that premium hardware does not have to cost premium prices. Now, after having demonstrated that it could bring its quad-core Tegra 3 chipset to an affordable tablet market, NVIDIA is pushing into the smartphone space and is saying that […]

Samsung to Bring Galaxy S III to Korea with Quad-Core, LTE Capabilities

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While American Galaxy S III owners will have to give up on quad-core computing power from Samsung’s Exynos processor to gain 4G LTE mobile broadband capabilities, users in Samsung’s home of South Korea will not have to make such sacrifice. The South Korean edition of the Galaxy S III flagship Android smartphone that will become […]

Huawei Ascend D Quad Release Delayed

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The Huawei Ascend D Quad, the Chinese company’s upcoming quad-core smartphone, has hit a manufacturing snag and production will be delayed until sometime during the fall of 2012. According to CNMO, by way of UnwiredView, Huawei has confirmed the delay saying that the reason is because of technical issues that have developed with the company’s […]