LG Lucid 4G Review

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The LG Lucid 4G is a lightweight smartphone with LTE capability with a custom UI that’s easy for any first-time user.

Design LG Lucid 4G is among the smallest 4G LTE smartphone in the market, especially when we compare it with those currently lining the shelves in many electronics stores. The bulk of Lucid 4G’s construction is plastics, but LG also add some visual flair like the metal band (more…)

ZTE Avid 4G May Eventually Arrive to MetroPCS

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Folks from MetroPCS seem to have a healthy dose of affection toward ZTE devices and it looks like another one will soon join its lineup. The prolific Twitter user, @evleaks, has again revealed a new device that will soon be heading to the popular regional carrier. There’s no detail on the hardware specs, only a rather nice press render and the name for the time being. The device would (more…)

An Android 5.0 Handset is Spotted in Benchmark Result

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While many people are still dreaming about using Android 4.2 and even Android 4.1; new reports on the Key Lime Pie (Android 5.0) have emerged. A benchmark result showed a Sony Xperia LT30i that run Android 5.0 (Key Lime Pie).The Xperia LT30i is a variant of the Xperia T and it may boast 1.6GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8260 processor, 720p display and Adreno 220; the same hardware configuration we see (more…)

Google Nexus 4 is Dropped Intentionally in a Test

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For some strange reason, there seems to be a trend to drop every new device in the market and the Nexus 4 has recently received its share of nasty drops. Unfortunately, like many handsets in the market today, it doesn’t do too well. Almost no one would intentionally drop their expensive smartphones just have a bit of fun. But unfortunately latest phones are more fragile with their larger displays (more…)

SmartQ Releases the X7, a Possible Nexus 7 Killer

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Google Nexus 7 is widely perceived as the best Android tablet people can get for $199, with a latest OS version, snappy processor and great display. But that doesn’t mean other companies can’t find room for improvement. SmartQ has unveiled a Nexus 7 look-alike with better hardware configuration, including the TI OMAP 4470 dual-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz and PowerVR SGX544 GPU. Overall, SmartQ looks good on paper with (more…)

Galaxy S Duos Review

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Galaxy S Duos is a dual-SIM variant of Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini with less rounded design.

Design The Galaxy S Duos comes with standard Samsung design and a good choice if you still find it acceptable. As expected, the Galaxy S Duos is made completely from plastic and users should be able to handle it easily. To improve handling, Samsung opts for matte finish, instead of glossy slippery back.

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Huawei Will Release Ascend W1 and W2 Next Year

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Tech analysts and gossipers throughout the industry are talking about upcoming Windows Phone 8 devices to be released by some manufacturers. Earlier, we heard reports that Huawei will release a WP8 handsets and it is now revealed that the company will instead release two models; the Ascend W1 and W2 will be shown in CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2013 in January. The W1 is expected to be a more (more…)

Samsung Will Introduce 1080p Panels Next Year

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Major phone makers are gradually taking the phablet route and rumor has it that the Korean giant, Samsung, is developing a new 4.99 1080p Super-AMOLED panel, probably for the upcoming Galaxy S4. Samsung’s upcoming flagship is expected to arrive at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2013, one of the most anticipated annual trade shows. As always, the event will be held in Las Vegas and the company may also (more…)

Motorola MotoSmart Review

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Motorola MotoSmart is definitely designed for new Android users, which is extremely easy to set up right out of the box.

Design Motorola Motosmart seems to have an elegant and modern look, with an inward curvature on the back and some sculpting on its front. It has a very narrow frame around the front part, which is quite nice as we don’t have the same effect on the (more…)

ZTE Flash is Arriving to Sprint’s Network

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Sprint is adding one more 4G LTE device to its lineup and positioned as a mid-range handset, the ZTE Flash actually includes some high-end features. The phone comes with 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual-core processor, 4.5”HD display, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of onboard storage, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, Android 4.0 and 4G LTE connectivity. One huge attraction is obviously the 12.6Mp rear-facing camera with 1080p video recording capability, autofocus and (more…)