One week from today, HTC will unveil its next phone that is expected to be the One A9. The company will share the floor at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn later that day with Tidal for a charity concert that will benefit the New World Foundation. Needless to say, HTC will have a very busy October 20 this year. HTC is continuing to build hype for next week by releasing a teaser video that proclaims the “next evolution of the One” is coming.
All eyes will be on HTC and Google next Tuesday, but they are not the only companies planning big announcements next week. On Thursday, October 1st, LG will be holding their own event. LG has been mum about what to expect, but a few leaks suggest at least one of the announcements could be for the LG V10 smartphone with its secondary “ticker” display. Read more
On October 1st, LG plans to hold an event where it will announce its V10 flagship quality smartphone. According to a new teaser from LG, that may not be the only handset the company will announce. A mid-range LG Class smartphone with model number LG-H740 is expected to launch a week prior to the company’s announcement of the V10.
A new OnePlus teaser was recently posted on Google+ indicting something new and luxurious is on the way. Could this be a new premium OnePlus 2 handset?
Next week, Sony’s Xperia line will be joined by a new device. The company released a teaser this morning on its social media accounts, hinting that a new Xperia model is coming on August 3.
In a tweet from Thursday morning, AT&T possibly hinted at the upcoming release of the Samsung GS6 Active.
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LG’s G4 features one of the best integrated cameras currently on the market and the South Korean company has chosen a tried and tested way to showcase its capabilities. Earlier today, LG Electronics took to YouTube to demonstrate to the world just how powerful the handset’s shooter is by flying it around the United States attached to a drone. The result is pretty astonishing.
Check it out after the break.
Xiaomi has scheduled a “Premier” event for April 23rd in New Delhi when many people expect the company to launch a new device for the global market. The device has been described as a “lite” version of the company’s flagship Mi 4 smartphone and appears to be dubbed the Mi 4i. A lower case “i” has figured prominently in the teasers that Xiaomi has been releasing. Read more
Now the cat is out of the bag. On Facebook, LG Mobile posted a teaser image (seen above) that confirms the upcoming LG G4 will be available with a leather back. The leather material spans across the entire back panel with stitching going down the center vertically. The camera trim and rear button setup are highlighted with gold.
The copy of the Facebook post reads the following:
Always have authentic luxury in hand.
The brand new LG G4 with vegetable-tanned leather cover.
See the great, feel the great.
The LG G4 will be announced on April 28.
Source: LG Mobile (Facebook)
Earlier today, Huawei took to its official YouTube channel to tease the launch of its upcoming flagship smartphone, the P8. The video itself doesn’t reveal anything new about the device, nor does its accompanying caption: “Catch light to spark infinite possibilities”. Although, the repeated use of bright colors during the 1 min 47 sec clip leads us to believe that the 13-megapixel camera on board will include a unique light-capturing feature.
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