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Nexus 6 to launch on all major US carriers, T-Mobile will start selling it November 12th

Google recently released the biggest Nexus smartphone to date, measuring almost 6-inches which is bigger than the majority of phablets in the market. Google announced the gigantic handset will be available for pre-orders in late-October, followed by its availability in November. They further mentioned that it will hit retail on all major US carriers, including AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, and US Cellular.

Google Nexus 6 coming to 28 markets across the globe by year end

Google took the wraps off the highly rumored, Motorola-made Nexus 6 yesterday. There was no shiny launch event, with the announcement going live in the form of a blog post, as rumored before. Unlike the Nexus 5, the oversized Nexus 6 is going to see a wide roll out. Motorola confirmed the handset will hit retail in 28 markets across across Europe, Asia-Pacific and North America starting later this year and as we head into Q1, including India.

Motorola reveals its Android 5.0 update plans

Not too long ago, Motorola took the wraps off their highly anticipated Nexus 6, which will come with Android 5.0 Lollipop pre-installed out of the box. Along with that, Motorola also shed some light on its plans to upgrade the existing devices to the latest Android operating system. The company mentioned it will upgrade most of its existing devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop, including Moto X (1st and 2nd Gen), Moto G (1st and 2nd Gen), Moto G with 4G LTE, Moto E, Droid Ultra, Droid Maxx and Droid Mini.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note 4 Edge delayed in Australia

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note 4 Edge were unveiled last month at IFA 2014 in Berlin. The flagship phablet is expected to hit retail in several regions by the end of this month. If you’re based in Australia waiting for the handset, there’s a piece of bad news for you: Samsung has delayed the launch of both devices in the region.

More details about the alleged Motorola Nexus 6 leaks; 5.9-inch display, a bigger battery and more

With most manufacturers done with their device announcements, the rumor mill has its eyes set on the upcoming Nexus device, codenamed Shamu, which will be apparently manufactured by Motorola. We’ve seen several leaks related to the device, including leaked images, as well as the rumored specifications. Recently, the folks at Android Police managed to get more information about the alleged device, some of it was already known.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 casing issues reported in Korea

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 went on sale in South Korea in September 26th ahead of its announced launch date. Previously, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 4 will launch in several countries across the globe in October, but the company decided to launch it a little earlier in its home market after the iPhone 6 scored record-breaking sales.

Pricing of Samsung Galaxy “A” series leaked

Samsung Galaxy A series handsets — reportedly includes Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 — have seen their fair share of leaks in the past few weeks. Last month, Samsung released the metal-clad Galaxy Alpha, which is said to be followed by a number of handsets under the same series. We’ve even seen some images of the Galaxy A5 (SM-A500).

Samsung Gear S coming to major US carriers this fall

Last month, Samsung unveiled the Tizen-based Gear S smartwatch, which was also showcased at the IFA 2014 in Berlin. Samsung announced the Gear S will hit all major US carriers, including AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint. AT&T even mentioned customers interested in the Gear S can check it out at 125 retail locations across the US starting September 26th. T-Mobile also mentioned the SIM-enabled smartwatch will go on sale sometime in October.

Motorola Shamu aka Nexus X leaks, appears to be a giant Moto X

We’ve seen a handful of rumors about the upcoming Nexus device, oft-rumored as the Nexus X codenamed Shamu. The device was spotted on a benchmarking website, and revealed a little bit of information about its internals, as well as a number of other leaked information. We’ve already heard the device will fall into the phablet category, boasting a 5.9-inch display.

Alleged Moto S back panel surface, compared with the new Moto G and Moto X

Motorola is on fire if you ask me. Earlier this month, the company introduced a number of new handsets, including the new Moto G and Moto X, as well as the Moto 360 smartwatch. If you think the company is done, think again. Rumors suggest Motorola is working on the new, Verizon-bound Droid Turbo, as well as the Moto S.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 heading to Korea on September 26th

Earlier this year, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 4 at the Unpacked event in Berlin at IFA 2014. Samsung announced the handset will hit retail in October, but it seems the Korean OEM decided to launch it early, at least in their home country, after the iPhone 6 went off to a flying start in several regions. Additionally, the handset is also set to hit 140 markets across the globe by the end of October.

Report: Google working with HTC on the next Nexus tablet, may launch soon

HTC is said to be working on the next Google Nexus 9 tablet, which has seen its fair share of rumors in the past few weeks. The tablet came under the spotlight a week back, codenamed Volantis, carrying an 8.9-inch display and a Tegra K1 processor, as per the rumor mill. According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the plan, Google has selected HTC as the next Nexus tablet manufacturer, with the executives flying to the Google headquarters in Mountain View to work on the project.