A new YU YUREKA PLUS successor for the 2016 year may be in the works. We have details from a trusted source and a leaked benchmark listing thanks to GFXBench.
According to sources speaking to The Information, Google is building its own voice-assisted product similar to the Amazon Echo.
Huawei has an event slated for April 6th, but it looks like one piece of that announcement has showed up a couple weeks ahead of schedule. The device, internally known as the Venus, looks like it’ll be a less-featured version of the Huawei P9, falling in line with Huawei’s “Lite” lineup of phones. Read more
Many of the leading Android smartphones hitting the market this year will come equipped with similar, if not the same, hardware like a Snapdragon 820 processor or 4GB of RAM. In order to stand out from the competition, manufacturers have to figure out ways to differentiate their devices along with tweaking every last bit of performance out of the hardware using their own special magic. For HTC, a company that has been struggling financially and really needs to score a run with their new flagship, the HTC 10, the news that it bests the competition on a measure like the AnTuTu benchmark is some good news. Read more
High end audio has been a selling point for HTC flagship devices since the HTC One M7, but after seeing the famous BoomSound speakers disappear on the One A9, we weren’t sure that they’d return for later devices. If the latest teaser from HTC is anything to go by, though, there’s a pretty good chance we’ll see BoomSound make its way to the HTC 10, or at least something comparable. Read more
Samsung is no stranger to producing a large number of variants of their devices, so new versions of the just released Samsung Galaxy S7 should be no surprise. As spotted by Twitter tipster Evan Blass, @evleaks, a device believed to be the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active is listed in the Zauba database in India. Read more
New reports coming out of Korea indicate Samsung may be accelerating the standard release schedule for the next device in their Galaxy Note line of mobile devices. Sources are claiming that Samsung intends to launch the Galaxy Note 6 in mid-July, which is less than one year after the Galaxy Note 5 was launched in August 2015. Read more