Sony’s new Xperia Z5 Premium stole the show at IFA 2015. It’s the first smartphone in the world to feature a whopping 4k display with nearly 8 Million pixels. However, there are some things that should be noted.
Three has just announced it has begun to roll out its 4G Super-Voice technology in the UK making it easier for customers to make calls, send texts or go online in places that had previously had poor or no signal reception at all. While Three is calling the technology 4G Super-Voice, US readers may be more familiar with it under the VoLTE moniker. Read more
Samsung’s marketing execs seem to really enjoy taking digs at Apple. They recently took on the iPhone’s lack of wireless charging capabilities. Now they are going after one of the biggest differences between the iOS operating system and Google’s Android that powers Samsung’s TouchWiz interface – customization. Read more
Europeans looking to purchase products online from the company will have look elsewhere from now on it seems, with Sony having closed its online store in the region. While you can still browse through Sony’s products on the website, selecting a purchasing option will steer you to other online retailers such as Argos, Curry’s and John Lewis in the UK.
Charging your handset overnight used to be part of our nightly routine, but now? Not so much. Thanks to Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology, we can charge our devices whenever we want, and still have enough juice to make it through the day. And it’s going to get even better because Qualcomm has just announced Quick Charge 3.0 that will allow smartphones to go from being as dead-as-a-doornail to 80 percent charge in just 35 minutes.
A leaked GeekBench report has emerged online for Huawei’s upcoming Nexus smartphone, which is rumored to launch in just two weeks time. The benchmark reveals that the handset is set to have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor and 3GB of RAM on board, and will run the latest build of Android 6.0 Marshmallow straight out of the box.
The Galaxy S6, almost six months after its release, remains one of the best phones available today. Samsung changed many things with this handset, the most noticeable being the transition over to metal and glass materials. So it wasn’t surprising to see that the Galaxy S6 commanded a pretty high price. But right now through eBay you can get the Galaxy S6 for just $429.