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Sprint Direct 2 You

Sprint Direct 2 You expands to many more metros, kicks off two promotions

Sprint has been steadily expanding its Direct 2 You service to various US cities since its launch in April, and today several more metros are getting access. Sprint says that Direct 2 You is now...
HTC One M9 review

Buy an HTC One M9, get $100 Google Play credit

Thinking about buying an HTC One M9? If so, HTC’s got a deal that may push you over the edge. If you buy an HTC One M9 from August 24 through August 31, you can get a $100 Google Play credit to be...
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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 hype continues with talk of Hexagon 680 DSP

Qualcomm’s new top-end Snapdragon 820 processor is slated to begin appearing in devices in the first half of 2016, giving the chip maker plenty of time to hype up its new silicon. Qualcomm today...
Oppo R5s

Oppo R5s packs more RAM and storage into 4.85mm-thick body

Many smartphone makers follow an annual upgrade cycle, beefing up their smartphone hardware on a yearly basis. Today Oppo has followed that trend with its super-thin R5s. The Oppo R5s is the updated...
Huawei Nexus Angler hands on photos leak

Huawei Nexus with oblong camera bump shown in leaked photos [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Some additional images that show a Huawei Nexus have surfaced. This time, though, the device is mostly obscured by a protective case. We can see the front-facing speakers, fingerprint reader...
LG G Pad II 10.1

LG G Pad II 10.1 debuts with Snapdragon 800, Android 5.1.1

A little more than a week after silently taking the wraps off of the G Pad II 8.0, LG has revealed that tablet’s larger sibling. Size isn’t the only thing that’s different about this new device,...
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Verizon DROID Maxx 2 may be US version of Moto X Play

Given Verizon’s history with its DROID line of phones, it seems likely that we’ll get a new model or two this year. A new leak claims to have details on the two models that’ll arrive in 2015. Sources...
Samsung Pay Galaxy S6 edge+

Verizon on Samsung Pay support: We're still 'evaluating'

Samsung Pay is launching in the US on September 28, and when it does, it’ll have the support of several major credit cards as well as AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and US Cellular. Notice a name...
ASUS ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition

ASUS ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition comes with 256GB of storage

Following the debut of the ZenFone 2 Deluxe, ASUS has one-upped itself again with an even more special version of the ZenFone 2. ASUS recently debuted the ZenFone 2 Deluxe Special Edition, which is...
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HTC Motion Launch app hits Google Play

When HTC launched the One M8 with Sense 6, it introduced Motion Launch gestures, which allow you to wake the One M8 and perform functions by tapping or swiping on the screen. For example, you can...
iPhone 6 Plus

Apple intros program to replace iPhone 6 Plus units with defective cameras

If you’ve got an iPhone 6 Plus and you’ve noticed that your photos come out a bit blurry, you’ll be glad to know that you’re not alone. Apple has launched an iSight Camera Replacement Program for the...
OnePlus 2 review

OnePlus 2 getting first update with Stagefright patch, battery improvements, and more

Ten days after its launch, the OnePlus 2 is getting its first software update. OnePlus says that it’s now pushing an update to the OnePlus 2 that bumps the “2016 flagship killer” to OxygenOS 2.0.1....
Moto 360 2015 leak

New Moto 360 shown on wrists in latest leaked photos

We’ve seen a couple of Moto 360 (2015) leaks so far this year, but there have been questions about whether the devices in those leaks were prototypes or simple mockups. Now it’s starting to look like...
Sony CES 2015 booth

Sony Xperia Z5 Compact may have appeared in leaked promo image

Following a pair of leaked photos that suggest that Sony is cooking up a new Xperia Z5 Compact, another image has leaked that reinforces the previous rumor. Dutch blog Techtastic has shared what...
Samsung Galaxy Tab S hands on

Samsung may be prepping 18.4-inch Android tablet

Remember when Toshiba launched a 13-inch Android tablet and everyone thought that that was huge? Well according to a new report, Samsung may be getting ready to show us what a large tablet really...
Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung will let iPhone users test drive a Galaxy Note 5 or S6 edge+ [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Samsung says that all of its test drive phones were claimed in "a few hours," but that it's working on making the Ultimate Test Drive available to more people. The company's full statement to...
Amazon Fire phone

Amazon Fire phone can now be had for $140

We frequently see the Amazon Fire phone have its price briefly reduced by Amazon, with one recent sale cutting the device’s price all the way down to $159. If you don’t mind buying from another...
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New Android phones will come with less Google bloatware

Bloatware is a pain. Manufacturers and carriers alike often load up our smartphones with apps that they’d like us to check out, and at best we can quickly uninstall these apps and move on. At worst,...
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ZUK Z1 will run Cyanogen OS 12.1 when it launches internationally [UPDATED]

UPDATE: According to Cyanogen, the ZUK Z1 will launch internationally in mid-October. However, it's still unclear what countries the phone will be available in and how much it'll cost. Stay tuned.  ...
Jolla Tablet

Jolla Tablet available for pre-order in 'limited production batch'

Last year, Jolla completed a crowdfunding campaign for its Sailfish-powered Jolla Tablet, ending its effort with $1.8 million from backers. If you’ve since had your interest piqued by the Jolla...