After tons of leaks, Google’s new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are now finally official. Differentiated primarily by the size and resolution of their screens — 5-inch 1080p display on the Pixel and 5.5-inch Quad HD panel on the XL — these two devices are built by HTC, but Google …

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It may have taken an extraordinarily long time, but OnePlus is finally sending out stable Marshmallow OTAs to the OnePlus X, the company’s budget phone, in the form of OxygenOS 3.1.2 (and now 3.1.3). Although OnePlus did begin offering Marshmallow in the form of the OxygenOS 3.1.0 Community Build over a month …

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A Nokia smartphone with the model number D1C has appeared on the Geekbench benchmark site. Not much is known about the device except that it is powered by the Snapdragon 430 SoC featuring an octa-core 1.4GHz CPU, and the Adreno 505 GPU. 3GB of  RAM is inside and Android 7.0 …

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In an attempt to limit the number of employees the company has to lay off in the long run, the CEO of BlackBerry has officially announced they will no longer be manufacturing smartphones anymore. BlackBerry will license their technology and brand to other companies so they can develop and manufacture the …

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Samsung began replacing affected Galaxy Note7 units on September 2 and it now reports that about 90% of buyers have opted to switch to new units where the battery issue has been resolved. Samsung also released two promising stats on the progress of its recall and replacement program. Over 60 …

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The Moto Z will be officially making its way on 4 October in India as the company has sent out invites confirming the launch day. The company’s first ever modular smartphone made its debut at the Lenovo Tech World conference in June earlier this year. The smartphone currently has three …

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Sony Slovakia held a press conference earlier today and also let slip when its Xperia devices would receive the update to Android 7.0 Nougat. According to a Sony slide, the Sony Xperia XZ and X Performance will be the first devices to receive the Android N update in October 2016. …

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Chinese telecoms giant Huawei will start making smartphones in India next month, the company said on Friday, joining a wave of compatriots setting up plants in the world’s third-biggest mobile market. The plant will be operated with the Indian arm of electronics manufacturer Flextronics International Ltd in the southern Indian …

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In the U.S., Samsung says 500,000 of the smartphones had been handed in as of Thursday. While regulators in the company’s home country, South Korea, ordered it to extend the refund period there and beef up battery safety. Fresh reports of overheating and batteries losing life quickly have surfaced for …

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Google is sending out invites to an October 4th event that’s expected to reveal, in full, new flagship Android phones, likely tagged with its Pixel branding. We’re sure the company has more than a new phone or two. The video shared on Google’s official YouTube channel, shows a rectangular search box …

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