We have seen a lot of leaked images of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6, however, the other rumored, larger iPhone Air isn’t getting the same kind of love. Anticipating the official launch of 4.7-inch iPhone 6 on September 9, it is only justified to see an increased focus on the smartphone. Today, we are finally looking at the iPhone Air rear shell images through a video.
Paranoid Android has released the 4th Beta of Paranoid Android 4.5 and the ROM files are up for flashing. Here is how to flash Paranoid Android 4.5 Beta 4 on Nexus 4 and enjoy the latest from team PA. Paranoid Android 4.5 Beta 4 fixes the issues faced in earlier beta builds including issues in the mako WiFi, kernel, Theme Engine reboots, and others. Paranoid Android 4.5 is based on the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat, however, it features quite a few design elements of the Android 5.0 L. You can enjoy this stable firmware on your Nexus 4 if you want to enjoy Android L interface before its public release this fall.
Sony has a huge line-up of both high-end and affordable devices set for IFA this year. If rumors are to be trusted, Sony will be launching its upcoming flagship Sony Xperia Z3 at the press event on September 4, 2014 in Berlin. However, before the Z3 comes and takes on its predecessors making them a mere history, Sony is giving its “still current” flagship, the Sony Xperia Z2, a deserved last minute limelight. Well, it is not what you’d expect in some sort of farewell good words, it’s actually in the shape of a pretty video capturing “river football” – wait, what!
While the entire video isn’t shot using Xperia Z2, some of the shots carry the “Shot on the Xperia Z2 from Sony” on the screen. The video is titled “The Xperia Z2 presents the untold story of a river football hero” and we are quite thankful to Sony for introducing us to this century-old game of water-soccer. It wasn’t the name? Well, it all means the same anyway.
Sony at IFA 2014:
Getting past the personal annoyance with selfies, we have to say Microsoft is actually going all genius with its latest venture of a selfie phone – aka Microsoft Lumia 730. While it may not be the “next big thing” as we wonder if even the selfie-enthusiasts would get a phone solely based on one aspect, albeit a very important aspect for certain demographic, it definitely is worth to cash on while the trend lasts. For Microsoft’s happiness, this trend seems to be lasting for quite long and looking at the crazy adoption by the popular celebrities, selfie-trend is here to stay. We secretly hope it dies till next decade?
Microsoft Selfie Phone – the Lumia 730:
A new set of images has surfaced today which show the Moto X+1 in wooden back. The images received are of highest quality so far, and enable us to get a very good look at the upcoming device. Motorola has sent press invites for a launch event to be held on September 4th, where we’ll probably get our first official look at the device.
The pictures received today, courtesy of TKTech show several previously unthought features on the device. These include a better look at the flash and the Moto logo on the device. Also present on the front of the Moto X+1 are new sensors, the purpose of which is conflicting yet interesting at the same time.
This year’s IFA is almost upon us. Its only a month until we get to see the latest offerings from today’s tech giants. Excluding Apple of course. Samsung, Motorola, LG, Sony are all primed up for this year’s IFA. To be held in Berlin, we’ve made a list of products you should expect to see by these manufacturers. Of course, the IFA is not limited to these few only. Each year hundreds of companies present their latest offerings to the public and this IFA will be no exception.
So before IFA officially starts, a large variety of gadgets are expected to be unveiled in Berlin. So if you’re anticipating a gadget launch and want to know whether it’ll be launched at the IFA, here’s your chance. We’ve made a list of all the major releases expected this year. So let’s start!
With Apple having officially sent out invites for a launch event on September 9th, we can be sure to lay our eyes on the iPhone 6 soon. That however does not stop features and news about the smartphone leaking on the internet however. One of these news, the presence of an NFC chip on the device for mobile payments is one that can prove to be a game changer for Apple and the iPhone 6.
The presence of NFC on the iPhone 6 has been rumored for quite a while now. Starting from the initial word which was a month back,when Apple was reported to be in talks with its partners to launch a mobile payments platform with the iPhone 6. This was proceeded with pictures of an alleged logic board of the device which further elaborated on the feature.
This was followed by perhaps the most definitive word we’ve had so far about mobile payments on the flagship device. A reliable source for our friends over at VentureBeat laid out several features to be present on the iPhone 6. Well today we have word from another important source this time courtesy of Wired.com.
Qualcomm is teasing a new 64-bit Android smartphone and it is not HTC Desire 510 which has already been announced by HTC. HTC recently announced its HTC Desire 510 with Snapdragon 410 processor. This next 64-bit Android treat is also coming to consumers thanks to HTC as the tease seems quite similar to the one used by HTC usually. This is a new device from the company that is about to be unveiled at IFA and Qualcomm is also teasing it with a strong and mysterious it’s coming…
Next 64-bit Android smartphone:
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is set for a big unveiling at IFA this September on 3rd. We already looked at some beautiful art that intends to make the Quad HD display of Note even prettier (you can download the Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper from this link). Right now, we are looking at some Galaxy Note 4 front render showing a pretty good device.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 front render:
This latest Samsung Galaxy Note 4 render actually resonates with the earlier rumors of Sammy going for a more squared body. The device sports a metallic frame just like Samsung Galaxy Alpha. It was also rumored last week
It’s official! Apple has finally announced its annual fall event for September 9, 2014. It was hugely rumored that Apple will unveil its next generation iPhone 6 on this day. Yesterday, we also saw some rumors claiming that Cupertino is gearing to launch its first ever smartwatch – popularly known as iWatch – on the same day along with iPhone 6 on Thursday morning.
iPhone 6 launch event official!
It is expected that Apple will unveil iPhone 6 variants (at least two models) on the day. This year is considered
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is set to be launched at IFA on September 3. The super rumored phablet is often considered as the primary device to beat in the category as others are following the lead to launch their own larger smartphones. With a brilliant 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is set to keep its fans moving for one more year. While we await the release of the Super Phablet, here is a high-res Samsung Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper.
- Relevant read: Samsung Teases S Pen and Handwriting on the New Note!
Download Galaxy Note 4 wallpaper:
Google has been surrounded by a ton of rumors for its Nexus lineup this year. First believed to be ditched for a new program, Nexus X is very much under the works as the new leak reveals. This latest Nexus X specs leak reveals many of the details of this device rejecting the earlier rumor of the smartphone featuring 5.9-inch display. Developed by Motorola, the latest leaked image shows quite a detailed overview of the Nexus X – aka Nexus 6.
Nexus X specs leaked:
Labelled as Motorola XT1100 Nexus X, the smartphone packs a 5.2-inch screen, will be powered by a quad-core
New Sony Xperia Z3 leaked images have emerged on the interwebs revealing a disassembled smartphone. The leaked images confirm that the smartphone will indeed have a non-removable 3,100 mAH battery. Coming in a slimmer body measuring only 7mm, Sony Xperia Z3 features a 5.2-inch 1080p display and is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 801 chip clocked at 2.5GHz. The upcoming flagship will have 3GB of RAM, 20.7-megapixel primary shooter and will be water-resistant like its predecessors.
Sony Xperia Z3 will characterize Sony’s OmniBalance design language with a few changes to set the smartphone
LG has released its new LG G3 Stylus specs before the IFA starts next week. While the device was previously rumored to be a competitor coming against Samsung Galaxy Note 4, specs don’t prove that. LG G3 Stylus is actually a downgraded LG G3 equipped with a pen coming as mid-range smartphone for a reasonable price. The latest LG G3 Stylus officially “offers large display and stylus-enabled user experience at exceptional price” giving some good alternative to phablet fans.
LG G3 Stylus vs Note 4 and LG G3:
G3 Stylus is powered with a 1.3 GHz Quad-core processor, features 5.5-inch display with 960 x 540 resolution, 13-megapixel camera and Android 4.4.2 KitKat. The quad-core chip is of unknown name – as yet – and the device features a 13-megapixel shooter with a 1.3-megapixel rear camera and 3,000 mAh battery. Dimensions of the phablet are: 149.3 mm tall, 75.9 mm wide, 10.2 mm thin, and the device weighs in at 163 grams.
Now if you compare these specs to the flagship LG G3, you will see that South Koreans have compromised on a lot
Apple’s iPhone 6 has got to perhaps one of the most worst guarded devices in company history. We’ve seen almost everything related to the flagship device in form of leaks. These cover the individual components of the Apple device as well as it’s retail box pictures and alleged images depicting the real device. To join the already expansive list of alleged iPhone 6 components today are images depicting the loudspeaker components of the flagship device.