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Just,in:,Meizu,M5,Note,hands-on

Twas the night before New Year’s Eve when the good guy postman came in our office with hefty package in his hands. Almost like Santa he brought us a few gifts for being good kids throughout the year. We unpacked it and there it was – Meizu M5 Note in all its pearl white beauty (or silver, as is officially ... Read More »

ZTE Axon 7 mini gets $100 price cut in US

If you are a ZTE fan in the US, and are in the market for a mid-range smartphone, here’s a deal for you: the Axon 7 mini is currently going for under $200. Specifically, Newegg and Best Buy have the gray and gold variants listed for $199.99 on their websites, respectively. That, if you compare, translates into a price cut ... Read More »

Purported image of Sony Xperia X (2017) leaks

A image purported to be of the 2017 variant of the Sony Xperia X has leaked online. Claimed to be a press image, the leak shows the front of the black version of the smartphone. Given the angle at which the picture is taken as well as the color (black) of the model, the position of the sensors isn’t clear, ... Read More »

New OnePlus 2 update fixes network drop issue

Last week, the OnePlus 2 received an update in the form of OxygenOS 3.5.5. Shortly after the update started hitting units, users started complaining about their phone dropping network signal frequently. This lead to the company pulling that update. OnePlus 2 The good news is that the Chinese company has fixed the issue and has also started pushing out the ... Read More »

OxygenOS 4.0 with Nougat rolls out for the OnePlus 3 and 3T

OnePlus has started the incremental rollout of the OxygenOS 4.0 update for the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T. Along with updating OxygenOS, this update will also bring Android 7.0 Nougat to both devices. The list of improvements to look forward in this update include: New Notifications Design New Settings Menu Design Multi-Window View Notification Direct Reply Custom DPI Support ... Read More »

Just in: Meizu M5 hands-on

A crate arrived at our doorstep the other day chock-full of Meizus. Naturally, we all flocked around the Pro 6 Plus flagship and we already shared our initial thoughts about it, but it is this M5 here that will be outselling the top model who knows how many times – its price starts at CNY 699 or just $100. The ... Read More »

Moto,X,(2017),or,Moto,C,gets,pictured,in,leaked,renders,and,video

For a long time now Motorola has been rumored to be reviving the Moto X line. Once these were its flagship smartphones, but now that job is reserved for the Moto Z. So the next Moto X, if there will ever be one, will sit in the company’s portfolio right below the Z. That means the new X should have ... Read More »

Samsung Gear VR (2016) currently going for $60 in US

The Samsung Gear VR (2016), which was unveiled alongside the ill-fated Galaxy Note7, has received a price cut in the US. Specifically, Amazon US has the headset listed on its website for just under $60, or $59.99 to be precise. A quick look at the South Korean company’s US website reveals that the VR headset is being officially sold for ... Read More »

December security update starts hitting Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Samsung has started pushing out a new security update to its Galaxy A5 (2016) smartphone. Weighing in at under 11MB and arriving as firmware version XXS3BPLA, the update brings along Android security patches for the month of December. The update is currently hitting units in Europe, although other regions should get it soon as well. If you are a Galaxy ... Read More »

HTC Ocean Note is getting rid of the headphone jack

We told you about a leaked HTC device named Ocean several weeks ago and now thanks to a Taiwanese source we have more info about it. Being named HTC Ocean Note, the device will have between 5.5 and 5.7-inch display and as far as we see in the renders, there is no physical keys on the front. But something else ... Read More »