Meizu announcing new handset tomorrow for young consumers

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Meizu will be turning its attention to “young people.” The company’s vice president Li Nan informed the public in an interview with ZOL that a “quality smartphone” for the younger crowd is on the way. Its announcement will come tomorrow (on December 8). Nan did confirm that MX Mini models are not what is coming because Meizu does not feel a smaller size is necessary at this time.


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Latest leak indicates more HTC Hima line devices to launch next year

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After alleged specs for HTC’s next flagship smartphone surfaced a few days ago, including the codename Hima for the project, Twitter tipster @upleaks is back with information on several other devices HTC is working on. The devices include several variants in the Hima line of smartphones along with a new generation Butterfly smartphone for the Japanese market and a new HTC branded tablet.
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Samsung denies rumors of recycled AMOLED displays used in devices

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A new rumor has been spreading through some Asian news sources and has started to spread around the globe accusing Samsung of using recycled AMOLED displays in the manufacture of new smartphones. However, Samsung flat out denies this is the case and questions whether the original source was ever an employee and whether the “proof” – videos and images – were even taken in a Samsung facility.
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Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Note 4, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5 LTE-A to get Android 5.0 by early 2015

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Samsung has already begun the rollout of Android 5.0 for the Galaxy S5 in Europe starting yesterday, while the American units are expected to get it sometime in the coming weeks. A source has now spilled the beans on the rollout schedule for other devices such as the Galaxy Note 4 as well as the Galaxy Note 3.
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Alleged specs of the Samsung Galaxy S6 leaks on AnTuTu

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It’s common knowledge by this point that the Samsung Galaxy S6 will be launching by the first quarter of 2015. And just as we head into 2015, we’re starting to get a rough idea regarding the hardware of this Samsung flagship (SM-G925F). The latest revelation comes from AnTuTu, which is renowned for leaking out hardware details of smartphones and tablets ahead of schedule.
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Samsung SM-E700H leaks with mid-range specs

Samsung_Logo_02_TA_CES_2014A new Samsung device has broken cover by showing up on Samsung’s own website. The device features a model number SM-E700H, which is out of the ordinary for what Samsung typically uses. This might mean it’ll end up being part of a brand new lineup in 2015, but anything is possible at this point.

The device in question has some pretty mid-range specs, including a 720p screen and a 1.5 GHz CPU. The screen size is reportedly 5.5-inches, so it’s definitely going to be a larger phone. If this rumor pans out, it’ll launch with Android 4.4.4, which is a slight disappointment now that Lollipop is out.
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