After the sheer success of the OnePlus 2, a OnePlus 3 has been rumored for some time now. And now, we’re seeing what are allegedly images of the upcoming handset.
While the Huawei P9 launched just over a month ago at an event in London, the handset has only recently started shipping out to the people who placed pre-orders. The Huawei P9 has an official RRP of £449, but the UK carrier, GiffGaff, were offering it on Pay As You Go for as little as £369 last week. We thought that was pretty good at the time, but it’s actually possible to get the P9 even cheaper, for just £300 plus top-up in fact. Read more
Xiaomi has plans to hold a launch event later this week on May 10th when they will announce the new Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone. Unlike so many other companies, Xiaomi does not seem to be particularly interested in keeping images of the device closely guarded. Not only has Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun posted images of the device via Weibo, we now have the company posting official teaser videos that include a starring role for the device as opposed to subtle hints and innuendo. Read more
Near the end of last week, U.S. carrier Verizon started selling the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) for $168. Now, AT&T has made the same phone available on its wireless service.
Frequently news about a new manufacturer of smartphones involves the latest Chinese manufacturer ready to jump from serving that market to something bigger. The latest company to jump into the smartphone market involves a new angle though as Jaguar’s Land Rover group announced today a partnership with British company Bullitt Group to produce a brand new bespoke smartphone and line of accessories. Read more
As if the struggles to avoid falling out of the smartphone market altogether have not been difficult enough for HTC, a new report indicates the company may have really screwed up the launch of the HTC 10 in the Chinese market. According to this report, after eleven days of taking pre-orders through two retailers, supposedly only 251 HTC 10 devices have been ordered. Read more
ASUS has announced a new press event for May 30th in conjunction with the Computex 2016 event in Taiwan. ASUS has setup a countdown page for the event they have dubbed the Zenvolution. ASUS does not drop any hints with their countdown page, although we expect the launch of the Zenfone 3 line of devices to be one of the items covered during the streaming event. Read more