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Samsung Galaxy S7 could get Lower Megapixel Camera
By Ang Torres on Tuesday November 03, 2015

We revealed yesterday that Samsung could be considering Sony's imagine sensors for the camera of its upcoming Galaxy S7 flagship. While that may well be the case, a report today suggests that the company is considering actually lowering the megapixel count of its sensor and not raising it.

BlackBerry Priv AT&T Pricing... a Heavy Price to Pay
By Luke Jones on Monday November 02, 2015

The BlackBerry Priv, the company's new flagship smartphone, is about to launch through AT&T in the United States. The second largest carrier in the land is unveiling BlackBerry's latest on Friday, November 6, meaning the priv will be with us in four days. The company has today announced what pricing plans will be available to consumers on launch day.

Gionee S Plus Officially Unveiled, a Mid-Range Handset for India
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

Gionee's Indian division has officially unveiled the company's newest smartphone today, the Gionee S Plus, a budget handset that brings plenty of interesting specs with it. The device will be making its presence felt in India from next week and will cost the equivalent of $259USD in the colors of Dark Blue, Golden and White. That price tag represents solid bang for your buck.

HTC One goes up against BlackBerry Priv with Friday Launch on AT&T
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

The HTC One A9, a handset we have pretty much slammed on these pages, will be coming to AT&T in the United States on Friday. The Taiwanese company's newest flagship will be making its debut on November 6, and actually this shows a lack of marketing nous by HTC.

Vodafone Says Nearly 2000 Customer Accounts Breached
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

British based carrier Vodafone, the second largest telecommunications provider in the world, has announced that a recent hack resulted in some 1,827 customers having their account data stolen. Vodafone has been subjected to two attacks in October, with 20,000 customers on MVNO TalkTalk earlier last month.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Coming to U.S.
By Micah Bartos on Monday November 02, 2015

Samsung's budget Galaxy J3 smartphone (SM-J3109) has passed through the FCC for sales in the United States. We have been hearing about this handset for some time, but Samsung has yet to confirm the release of the Galaxy J3. The listing at the FCC reveals that the handset has LTE, 3G, and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Amazon France Latest to Cut Price of Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

Amazon France, following the lead of Microsoft in the United Kingdom by cutting the price of the Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL. Before continuing, it is really worth noting that neither of these handsets have been released yet, meaning the price cut has happened while the devices are still in the pre-order phase.

ZTE Blade L6 Passes FCC
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

ZTE seems to have a new smartphone coming to the U.S. market after the Blade L6 passed through the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The regulatory body that passes devices for sale in the United States, with the new ZTE Blade L6 being the latest from the Chinese company.

Sony's Smartphone Deal for James Bond did not Appeal to Star and Director, who wanted "the best"
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 02, 2015

The latest James Bond movie Spectre is currently tearing up the box office at multiplexes around the world, and during the movie many people will see 007 rocking a Sony Xperia Z4 smartphones. Samsung's products are also on board, both companies paying a lot of money to be branded in the movie. However, it seems as though the star and director of the movie had reservations about using Sony smartphones.

Huawei Honor Range getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow in February
By Micah Bartos on Monday November 02, 2015

Huawei will be updating its Honor smartphones to Android 6.0 Marshmallow in February 2016, according to the Huawei Honor India division that issued the timeframe in a tweet. Indeed, those using the Honor 7 smartphone could be a part of a Marshmallow beta test in the coming weeks and months.