HTC is now taking pre-orders for its latest budget friendly, mid-range smartphone, the Desire 828, in China. The dual-SIM handset is available to purchase in Gray and White colorways, and carries a price tag of ￥1,599, which equates to about $255.
AT&T is now taking pre-orders for LG’s latest ruggedized Android-powered smartphone, the V10. The handset is available in either Space Black or Opal Blue colorways with a price tag of $249.99 on a new 2-year contract. Current subscribers of the operator’s Next installment plan, however, will be able to pick it up for between $23.34-$35 per month.
Blackberry has been slowly revealing the various features of its first Android-powered smartphone, the Priv, and everyone seems to be excited about it so far. Blackberry has managed to differentiate the Priv with its physical keyboard, slider design and a secure, Android experience. Unlike most brands that hire out huge halls to announce a new handset, BlackBerry seems to be content with simply making the Priv available to pre-order, yesterday from the Canadian carrier, Rogers, and today in the UK via Carphone Warehouse.
You may have noticed that the Huawei-made Nexus 6P is in short supply. If you were hankering after a Nexus 6P with 128GB of storage, Huawei is now offering the model up for pre-order via its online store in Aluminum and Graphite colour options. Instead of joining the waiting list on the Google Store and waiting and wondering when the model will become available again, if you pre-order directly from Huawei the estimated shipping time is late November.
Fans of Google Nexus devices will want to be ready to refresh their browsers tomorrow as new information indicates that not only will the Nexus 5X be available for pre-order once it is officially announced, but the Nexus 6P will be joining the party. Customers in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, Canada and Japan will be able to start the process of getting an order in for the larger of the two Nexus devices slated to be announced on September 29th. Sources indicate the starting price for the Nexus 6P will be $499.99 for the 32GB version. Read more
September is often the month that Amazon reveals new devices, and it’s certainly proving to be the case in 2015. It was only yesterday that Amazon’s rumoured $50 tablet was spotted being put through its paces on GFXBench, and now all of a sudden it’s official and simply called the Fire tablet. It’s priced at just $49.99 and you can even buy it in a six-pack. Join us after the break to see what this $50 Fire tablet has to offer. Read more
Starting today, residents in the UK can pre-order Samsung’s latest addition to the Galaxy S6 lineup. The Edge+ is anodized in either black or gold and is set to leave the warehouse on Thursday, September 3.
If you took part in the Pebble Time KickStarter campaign, then you’ve either received your smartwatch already or it’s busy winging its way to you. If you didn’t take part though, it isn’t long until you will be able to pre-order the Pebble Time on June 22nd. But, in a move that is sure to rile some folks, if you reside in the US, you will only be able to pre-order the Pebble Time from Best Buy.