Smartphone

T-Mobile’s Simple Starter Plan Now With 4 Times High-Speed Data

News | August 26, 2014 5:13 PM | by Guile Canencia

It appears that the contest between T-Mobile and Sprint over plan pricing is not over yet. T-Mobile is now providing subscribers of its $40 Simple Starter plans four times the amount of high-speed data, plus a new promo targeted to those who only log low to average data usage on single lines.Beginning September 3rd, for an extra $5.00 per month, customers on Simple Starter plans can now enjoy...

Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha The First Of Many Future Metal Smartphones

News | August 25, 2014 11:50 PM | by Guile Canencia

When the Samsung Galaxy Alpha was announced earlier this month, many geeked out over the soon-to-hit-store-shelves device's metal frame. The South Korea-based company is typically known for its plastic-clad mobile devices, so having a metal frame was definitely a welcome change for fans of the mobile manufacturing giant. Now, Samsung has revealed that going metal was its plan all along....

HTC Posts Teaser Images Of New 64-Bit Smartphone

News | August 25, 2014 10:19 PM | by Guile Canencia

Any mobile device techie will tell you that 64-bit smartphones became a reality with the release of the iPhone 5S. However, no other phone maker has been able to produce a 64-bit smartphone that runs on Android. Until now. Through its Weibo account, HTC has officially confirmed that the Desire 820, the mid-range phone they're currently developing, is 64-bit. As can be seen in the teaser images...

Microsoft’s Nokia Lumia 830 Leaked Via Brazil’s Certification Agency

News | August 23, 2014 12:56 AM | by Guile Canencia

Yet to be publicly announced, the Lumia 830 will be the next upper mid-range device to be released by Nokia, which is now owned by Microsoft. Like any other anticipated new phone model, the Lumia 830 has its own share of rumors and leaks associated with it. For instance, last July, a series of photos were posted on the Chinese website Weibo, purportedly showing the phone's exterior,...

iPhone 6 May Experience Shortage of Screens

News | August 22, 2014 10:26 PM | by Guile Canencia

It appears that the new iPhone is facing a shortage of screens. Initially, there was an issue over the hotly-anticipated smartphone's thinner screen. This time around, a change in the design of the backlight of the latest iPhone's screen is causing a disruption in manufacturer Apple's supply chain.According to a...

Walmart Drops Prices of iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C

News | August 21, 2014 11:57 PM | by Guile Canencia

As the release of the hotly-anticipated iPhone 6 draws near, retailers all over the United States are drastically reducing the prices of their iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C units. As reported by CNET, a Walmart spokesperson has confirmed that the retail giant...

Possible Moto X+1 Prototype Leaked in Pictures

News | August 21, 2014 7:43 PM | by Guile Canencia

Fans of the Moto X have been hearing rumors about the smartphone's highly-anticipated sequel (known as the Moto X+1). Even as recently as a week ago, a series of images were posted by HelloMotoHK via its Facebook page. The leaked photos showed...

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