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HTC Desire 510 Mid-Range Android Announced

HTC Desire 510 Mid-Range Android Announced

HTC looks to once again satisfy the desire for mid-range Android smartphones by revealing the latest in range of popular affordable handset – the HTC Desire 510.


Confirmed for the UK and Europe towards autumn HTC promises ‘a truly premium mobile experience at a highly affordable price’ aimed at the ‘budget-minded consumer’ and the HTC …

UK Police Want Phones Locked Pre Sale

UK Police Want Phones Locked Pre Sale

Mobile phone security is becoming ever more important as more and more personal information is becoming stored on personal devices. Additionally, as online services such as Google consolidate accounts under one password, the chance of losing personal data is increasing, especially if a phone is lost or stolen.

Touch ID is a good feature from

Moto 360 Spec Release from Best Buy

Moto 360 Spec Release from Best Buy

Motorola have been pipped to the post by Best Buy when they prematurely leaked both a price tag and release date for the Moto 360, a whole two weeks ahead of schedule.

Droid Life spotted the mishap when they noticed Best Buy’s product page for the Moto 360 featured all the information you’d need to …

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 – Spec and details confirmed, release soon?

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 - Spec and details confirmed, release soon?

Leaks of the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 have begun appearing which suggest its release is on the horizon… the spec and information was first spotted by Phone Arena on China’s TENAA site. TENAA do publish a rather detailed report – sighting dimensions and some of the devices features. Most interestingly the screen size of the …

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Goes for Gold

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Goes for Gold

You’d be right to associate the colour gold with high end, high quality products. However Samsung seem to have broken through the boundaries of this stereotype and are launching their mid-range Galaxy Grand 2 in a glorious gold.

Also See: Samsung Watchphone Device Incoming

The Galaxy Grand 2 came onto the scene back in January …

Sony Xperia Z1 Experience the KitKat Treatment

Sony Xperia Z1 Experience the KitKat Treatment

Sony Xperia Z1’s using T-Mobile can expect to receive a notification for the system update Android 4.4.4 KitKat. Currently only available on certain handsets, including the Nexus 5, the update will bring several changes to the handset, including both in appearance and functionality.

Also See: Sony Xperia Z3 Compact – Bigger and Better Everyday!

The …

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact – Bigger and Better Everyday!

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact - Bigger and Better Everyday!

Another leak about the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact has surfaced with new images and details appearing on Sing Weibo. Previous leaks have suggested the phone will come with a 20.7 megapixel rear facing camera and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor and there has also been information leaked on the apparent size of the device.…

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and Galaxy Young 2 Heading to UK in August

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and Galaxy Young 2 Heading to UK in August

UK release dates for the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini and Galaxy Young 2 have now been officially acknowledged and both Android mobile handsets are ready to go on sale in the coming month.

First up on August the 7th will be the Galaxy S5 Mini which as you may have guessed is a streamlined sibling …

Android ‘Fake ID’ Flaw is a Risk to Millions

Android 'Fake ID' Flaw is a Risk to Millions

A new security risk has been identified in Android, which apparently allows malicious apps to pose as being ones from trusted sources, according to The Guardian. The flaw has been named ‘Fake ID’ by security company Bluebox Labs, who discovered it recently.

However the flaw has already been patched in the Android KitKat update, but …

Nexus Given a New Lease of Life – Nexus 6 Shamu Release in November?

Nexus Given a New Lease of Life – Nexus 6 Shamu Release in November?

With the Android Silver program set to take its place, the future of Google’s Nexus devices has been up-in-the-air to say the least. The Nexus 6 seemed very unlikely to come to fruition, until now.

There are rumours that Google and Motorola are working on producing a new 5.9inch Nexus phablet. The Nexus 6 has …