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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Hands On: Beautiful Design with a Tough Finish

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Hands On: Beautiful Design with a Tough Finish

The latest Samsung member of the Galaxy family is the Xcover 2, the comeback of the well-known rugged smartphone which can withstand harsh conditions while deploying an intelligent communication solution. We loved playing with the Galaxy Xcover 2 at MWC 2013 and I must admit that apart from some small downsides, this model is really great. Specs wise, the Xcover 2 […]

     
 
 

Is Android Finally Fulfilling its Mainstream OS Destiny?

Is Android Finally Fulfilling its Mainstream OS Destiny?

“The real power of Android,” I remember Vinay Goel, the-then head of products at Google India telling me, way back in 2009, when the OS was still in its infancy, “is to deliver a terrific smartphone experience – browsing, mail, social networks, word processing – in a device that will barely cost 200 USD.” At that time, it had seemed […]

 
     
 
 

Hands On with Huawei Ascend P2: Fastest 4G Antenna Alive [MWC 2013]

Hands On with Huawei Ascend P2: Fastest 4G Antenna Alive [MWC 2013]    

Huawei had a modest presence this year at MWC, but nevertheless, they had a pretty nice phone to showcase: the Huawei Ascend P2. Announced in February this year, the Ascend P2 is a slim, light smartphone with a 4.7-inch wide display of HD resolutions and 312 PPI density. Aimed for the pretentious sector of the market, the fastest 4G phone […]

     
 
 

Hands on with LG Optimus G Pro: Love at First Sight [MWC 2013]

Hands on with LG Optimus G Pro: Love at First Sight [MWC 2013]    

This year at MWC, LG has brought some awesome smartphones in all of the four Optimus lines, from the small 3.2 inch L Series up to the massive 5.5 inch Optimus G Pro. LG has implemented the very powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Quad Core processor in their G Series smartphones, which allows the devices to operate seamlessly, and now […]

     
 
 

ZTE Grand MEMO Hands on: Mammoth Phablet with Unique Features

ZTE Grand MEMO Hands on: Mammoth Phablet with Unique Features    

Today we took a look at the ZTE Grand MEMO phablet at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona. Just like last year, ZTE had a wide variety of devices presented at their booth. This time, the spotlight was taken by the Grand MEMO, the new flagship device from ZTE. The Chinese company is currently trying to win a bigger share […]

     
 
 

Asus Padfone Infinity Unveiled: 5-inch 1080p Display, 13MP Camera, 1.7GHz Snapdragon 600, 2GB RAM

Asus Padfone Infinity Unveiled: 5-inch 1080p Display, 13MP Camera, 1.7GHz Snapdragon 600, 2GB RAM

Asus has just unveiled their latest flagship Android smartphone (along with the station) for 2013, the Asus Padfone Infinity for a whopping price of 999 Euros. As has been the norm with smartphones being announced this year, Asus Padfone Infinity will boast a large 5-inch 1080p Full HD display with 441 ppi with anti-fingerprint coating, and will dock inside a […]

     
 
 

Hands-on With the HP Slate 7: Company’s First Android Device [MWC 2013]

Hands-on With the HP Slate 7: Company’s First Android Device [MWC 2013]    

We don’t know if major OEMs have a secret pact between them or something, but one thing’s for sure – this year, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, they are completely ignoring the 10 inch tablets. Samsung has announced the Galaxy Note 8.0 and now it’s HP’s turn to win customers with the Slate 7. We go hands-on with this […]

     
 
 

HTC One Announced: 4.7-inch 1080p Display, 1.7GHz Quad-core & UltraPixel Camera

HTC One Announced: 4.7-inch 1080p Display, 1.7GHz Quad-core & UltraPixel Camera

HTC has officially unveiled the already leaked flagship android phone for 2013, the HTC One. The heavily leaked iPhone 5 look-alike carries some exciting specs on paper: 4.7-inch 1080p Full HD display, 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 processor, 2GB RAM and 2300mAh battery. HTC has opted for premium look and feel, by ditching polycarbonate & plastic to a machined aluminum unibody. […]

     
 
 

DailyApp: Bump (iOS, Android): Now, Send Files with a Bump

DailyApp: Bump (iOS, Android): Now, Send Files with a Bump

We have seen our share of apps over the past decade. Some of these have been good, some unworthy of attention, some being handy rather than spectacular, and well, there have been a few that just have made our jaws drop. One of our favourites in the last-mentioned category has been Bump, an app that let users exchange photographs by […]