Samsung has sent out invitations for their Unpacked 2016 event, which will be held on August 2nd. As you can see in the image that was sent out, we have a reference to the number 7, and we have what’s clearly an S-Pen. Sorry, Galaxy Note 6. You never had a chance. Read more
If you’ve been considering picking up an HTC 10, now might just be the time to buy. HTC is discounting the HTC 10 by $100, starting today and ending on July 31.
Google’s Project Fi is getting a huge improvement, as another network, Three, is coming on board. This will allow Project Fi users to experience high-speed data even while traveling internationally.
Huawei’s sub-brand, Honor, doesn’t stand still when it comes to launching new handsets. So far this year, we’ve seen the budget-minded handset maker launch the Honor 5X, 5C, 5A, the V8, and now the Honor 8 that boasts a dual-camera set-up similar to the one seen on the V8 and the Huawei P9. Join us after the break for the rest of the specifications. Read more
Qualcomm has taken the lid off of the Snapdragon 821, officially dethroning the Snapdragon 820 as the top mobile CPU for Android devices. For better or worse, it’s not a significantly improved chip, and it’s not actually replacing the OG Snapdragon 820 at all, so don’t be too worried about your flagship device being outdated just yet. Read more
The HTC logo on the back of the HTC 10.
It looks like we could be getting a cheaper version of the HTC 10, only this upcoming smartphone will be called the HTC Desire 10. The HTC 10 is a great handset, but many aren’t willing to try it for a myriad of different reasons, such as the high price point and maybe even all the bad rep HTC has been getting. An HTC Desire 10 would at least help with the price factor, making the handset a bit more attainable.
The Nextbit Robin is special phone even before you consider its cloud-first strategy. Based on its exterior, you can easily see why it’s the most unique phone of the year. The Robin comes in Mint and Midnight, which are both big departures from the typical colors you can get a flagship in.
Soon, Nextbit could be offering the Robin in another bold color. And it’s a logical color considering the name of the phone.
It appears that Samsung will continue flooding the world with too many phones, and the Galaxy J Max is up next to carry on the mission.
Owners of the Honor 5X in the United States were pleasantly surprised this morning to find out that a special software update is rolling out beginning today.
What’s in store? A boost to Android 6.0 Marshmallow along with EMUI 4.0.
Sliding into our inbox today was an invite from Lenovo and Verizon for an event being held on July 14 in New York City.