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Moto X4 colors leak in press render

The Motorola mid-ranger Moto X4 might be announced at IFA at the beginning of September but we already know plenty about the device. After being benchmarked on GFXBench and Geekbench, the phone that would cost €350 was leaked by Evan Blass, revealing its color palette. The colors from right to left are Nimbus Blue, Lunar Grey, and Pink. The last one is new for Moto, and it ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Renders Leak, Said to Have Richer Multimedia Capabilities

As the August 23 launch date for Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is still far away, more leaks regarding the smartphone are continuing to pour in. Following the earlier pattern, the upcoming Note series smartphone has been leaked in renders yet again and has reportedly received FCC certification as well. Separately, the South Korean company has also purportedly hinted at multimedia capabilities of ... Read More »

Broadcom Wi-Fi Chip Flaw Threatens 1 Billion Smartphones, Google and Apple Roll Out Fixes

A Broadcom chip flaw found and demoed by Exodus Intelligence’s Nitay Artenstein exposed a potential critical threat to 1 billion Android and iOS smartphones. This exploit was possible due to a specific Broadcom Wi-Fi chip bug that let the hacker gain remote execution access on smartphones. Fortunately, before this could happen, Google and Apple both have fixed the bug. The Wi-Fi chip is vulnerable ... Read More »

Nokia 5 Users Report Dolby Equalizer Issues, HMD Global Says Fix Incoming: Report

  Nokia 5 smartphone has been launched in multiple countries, including India, and now users are reporting of a strange equaliser issue on their units. Apparently, users are unable to open the Dolby Equalizer settings when in certain music apps like Google Play Music or Spotify. HMD Global was quick to respond on the issue, and has confirmed that it is working on ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note8 receives FCC certification

The Samsung Galaxy Note8 has received FCC certification, marking another necessary step before release to the public. You know what that means – another line of hideous markings on the back of the phone. The Note7 that wasn’t meant to be now lives on as the Note FE Seriously though, the US telecom regulator has carried out the required testing and deemed the Note8 consumer ... Read More »

The Nokia 2 appears in artist renders

HMD Global launched three Nokia smartphones with Android and two more are on their way – the flagship Nokia 8 and the ultra entry-level Nokia 2 that appeared on Geekbench earlier this week. Based on the specs and the current design HMD implements, a digital artists published renders, which present an educated guess of what the phone looks like.     ... Read More »

Rose Pink Galaxy S8 arrives in North America

Samsung launched the impressive-looking Galaxy S8 in March, but its pink variant took until June to arrive. The Rose Pink option was announced in Taiwan and now it’s starting to expand to other markets as it’s hitting Mexico. The Rose Pink Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be available for pre-order from August 10 and will start shipping on August 16. Samsung partnered with case manufacturer ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Phone is a single SIM mobile, but will you be restricted to a Jio number? Find out

Reliance Jio Phone has been confirmed to be a single SIM 4G feature phone. In a report on Gadgets360, it was confirmed, and later a Jio representative told The Indian Express that the new Reliance Jio mobile will not be a dual SIM device. Meanwhile, there is no surety on whether Reliance will stick with the single SIM variant or ... Read More »

Jio Phone Key Specification Confirmed: 4G VoLTE Mobile Will Be Single SIM

The much-awaited Jio Phone launched last week with a lot of focus on its features like VoLTE calling and support for apps, but not much was shared by Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani and others at the event about its specifications. Sadly, post-event either not much has been forthcoming from Reliance Jio on the subject in terms of official details of the feature ... Read More »

Sharp Aquos S2 leaks with 4K bezel-less display, under-glass fingerprint sensor

Update: The device is set to be made official next month – August 8 to be precise. Original story follows: There have already been rumors that Sharp will come up with a couple of bezel-less smartphones. Not only that, a leaked teaser image alleged to be of one of the devices also surfaced a couple of weeks ago. And now, a render of a handset ... Read More »