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More than One Million People Want the OnePlus 2
By admin on Friday July 31, 2015

There's no doubt about it, the OnePlus 2 is shaping up to be a hit. Even if you think the Moto X Style is more appealing, it seems that many disagree and OnePlus has built on the momentum of the One and consumers are queuing up to get their hands on the OnePlus 2, literally. Over 1 million people have now signed up to receive an invite to buy the handset.

NVIDIA Recalls Shield Tablets Amid Fire Hazard
By Luke Jones on Friday July 31, 2015

We sniff a PR disaster. NVIDIA has opened a voluntary recall of every single Shield Tablet that has been purchased in the last 12 months due to a safety issue. The battery used inside the slate can apparently overheat enough that it becomes a fire hazard, making the overheating issues of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 seem tame in comparison.

Meizu M2 is an Impressive Sub $100 Smartphone
By Luke Jones on Wednesday July 29, 2015

This is the week for smartphones that offer bang for buck. OnePlus launched is Flagship Killer OnePlus 2 earlier in the week, before Motorola landed with three affordable handsets, the Moto X Style, Moto X Play, and 2015 Moto G. Now it is Meizu's turn, with the Chinese company looking to the entry level to deliver a smartphone that offers much for a humble price tag.

OnePlus 2, the 2015 Flagship Killer in Depth
By Luke Jones on Tuesday July 28, 2015

OnePlus has launched its Flagship Killer for 2016, the OnePlus 2 is the company's newest device and lands as a very appealing smartphone that comes with an enticing price tag. With most of the details already out there, here is our guide to the OnePlus 2:

Xiaomi Mi 5 Leak Reveals Bezel-less Design
By admin on Monday July 27, 2015

Plenty of companies are adopting a bezel-less design for their smartphones and it seems that landscape bezels at least will be a thing of the past one day. Manufacturers are trying to get a superior screen to body ratio, and Xiaomi will be among them when it launches its next flagship handset, the Mi 5.

Lava Pixel V1 is a Good Android One Device
By Luke Jones on Monday July 27, 2015

Android One has not taken off in the way we thought it would, and we assume it is the same for Google. The project aimed to unify Android with devices built to run the software, with Google helping in terms of design and specs. However, after three devices last year (Karbonn Sparkle V, the Micromax Canvas A1, and the Spice Dream UNO) things have gotten quiet on the Android One front. A new device launched Lava is putting the spotlight back onto the initiative, marking the first Android One handset this year.

Xiaomi Sold 5.1 Million Redmi 2A Handsets in 3 Months
By admin on Thursday July 23, 2015

At the close of the first quarter, Xiaomi announced the mega-affordable Redmi 2A, a variant of its Redmi 2 that was even more of a bargain. Three months later and with the second quarter closed for business the Chinese company has revealed that the budget Redmi 2A has been a monster success over its first period on sale.

OnePlus 2 Specs Revealed through TENAA
By Luke Jones on Wednesday July 22, 2015

The OnePlus 2 is going to be launched on July 27th, the sequel to the company's original OnePlus One Flagship Killer. There have been plenty leaks regarding the specs of the handset, but today we can see a first official confirmation of the hardware OnePlus will use. The company has not offered the information, but the OnePlus 2 passed through TENAA and revealed all the finer details of its specs.

Ubik Uno is the Latest Crowdfunded Smartphone
By Luke Jones on Tuesday July 21, 2015

OnePlus is not the only smartphone company looking to make it big thanks to crowdfunding as a startup company. The OnePlus One has been successful for sure, but there is a new startup in town, Ubik, a startup company now seeking funding for its first smartphone.

Micromax Yu Yureka Plus coming to India July 24
By Luke Jones on Monday July 20, 2015

India's biggest smartphone brand Micromax is launching its latest high end smartphone, the Yu Yureka Plus, via a flash sale on Amazon starting July 24th starting 2pm. The company has enjoyed huge success with similar launches in the past and Indians are likely to flock to this latest device considering everything it has going for it.