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Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge sales higher than expected (report)

The number of sales of both handsets are even higher than what Samsung expected.

HTC One M8 Google Play Edition gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

Google’s Nexus devices are already getting the taste of Android 5.1 Lollipop, and the next devices in line appear to be the Google Play Edition devices. Several reports surfacing all over the internet suggest that Android 5.1 Lollipop is being seeded to HTC One M8 Google Play Edition.

HTC One M9 set to launch in the US on April 10th

Earlier this month, HTC unveiled the HTC One M9 at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. The handset was set to launch in the company’s home country earlier this week, but it was delayed due to some software bugs — it’s expected to hit retail in Taiwan on March 20th. If you’re based the US, you be glad to know the handset is set to launch in the US starting April 10th.

Samsung reportedly working on the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Galaxy A series handsets

Last year, Samsung introduced the metal-clad Galaxy A series handsets comprising of the Galaxy A3, A5 and A7. All handsets came with a metal build, and offered a premium look compared to the previous handsets launched by the Korean OEM.

OnePlus One gets a price hike in Europe

OnePlus has decided to increase the price of their flagship killer smartphone, the OnePlus One, in Europe due to the changes in the value of Euro. The company mentioned they were first selling the devices with zero margin, and at the moment, they are selling it at a loss, but starting March 25th, the company more »

HTC One M9 launch in Taiwan delayed due to software issues

Earlier this month, HTC unveiled its latest flagship device, the HTC One M9. The handset was set to launch in the company’s home market, Taiwan, on March 16th, but apparently, the launch of the handset has been delayed due to software issues. The Taiwanese company confirmed it’s working to provide users with the latest Android version on the HTC One M9.

HTC One M9 expected to launch in the US on March 19th

Earlier this month at the Mobile World Congress 2015, the Taiwanese company launched the HTC One M9 which comes with several refinements when compared with its predecessor. Unfortunately, the company was a little mum about the exact availability details during the event for major markets. Even the launch of the handset was apparently delayed in the company’s home market due to a software bug.

Sony Xperia Z4 renders leaked

Sony is reportedly working on a new flagship device dubbed as the Xperia Z4. The handset has seen its fair share of leaks in the past few days, and today, some more leaked renders of the handset have emerged on to the internet, giving a glimpse of what the handset may look like. Let’s just be honest, the alleged Xperia Z4 appears to have taken a lot of design cues from its predecessor.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active specifications leaked, headed to AT&T

Unlike the Samsung Galaxy S6, the Korean company didn’t make the Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge waterproof, but the company has a history of launching a rugged version of their flagship devices. The case is expected to be the same this year with the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, which will come with dust and water-resistant features.

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VAIO Phone officially unveiled in Japan, carries a $420 price tag

VAIO is no longer a part of Sony and the majority of it is owned by Japan Industrial Partner. VAIO has decided to enter the smartphone market to compete against the smartphone line up of its parent company. The VAIO Phone is now available in Japan carrying a 51,000 yen or almost $420. Japanese residents can also pick up the device for 4,000 yen a month with unlimited data plan so it’s not too shabby.

Samsung Galaxy S6 available in brown color in the UK

Earlier this month at the Mobile World Congress 2015, Samsung introduced the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge which will hit retail shelves in major markets in April. Each handset comes in three common color options including white, black and gold. The fourth option is blue for the Samsung Galaxy S6, but if you fancy the brown color, there’s a piece of good news for you: Samsung Galaxy S6 will be available in brown color at least in the UK.

OnePlus Two won’t launch for another six months (Report)

OnePlus One made its way to the market as a “flagship killer”, offering users top-of-the-line specifications at half the price demanded by other big players in the market. Rumors do hint that its successor will launch in the next few months, possibly the second half, but there’s no official confirmation about its launch date. Recently, OnePlus One’s Carl Pei did drop an estimated timeframe, saying that OnePlus 2 won’t launch for at least another six months.