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1 Hour Ago   The HTC U12+ has received mostly positive reviews among Android enthusiasts but its initial sales performance is hardly great. To boost its popularity HTC is releasing a special edition U12+ called Mayday, in collaboration with a popular local band.

2 Hours Ago   Just yesterday, another retail box of the Mi Max 3 leaked online with an extensive confirmation of the phone's key specs. Now, two days before the official launch, Xiaomi's founder, Bin Lin, shared a ton of revealing images of the device.

2 Hours Ago   Last week Honor India scheduled an event for July 24, hinting an arrival of the Honor 9i. Today the division took it to Twitter and announced the device will actually be called Honor 9N.

4 Hours Ago   Nokia X5 was on set to be unveiled on July 11, but due to an issue with the venue, HMD Global had to postpone the event at the last minute.

6 Hours Ago   Many popular messaging platforms have been offering its own stickers like Line, WeChat, Skype, Facebook Messenger, and Allo. But WhatsApp has no such stickers, at least not yet.

7 Hours Ago   Just last month, we heard that Samsung may no offer 3D facial recognition as the permanent replacement for the iris scanner on its upcoming Galaxy S10 flagship device.

8 Hours Ago   This shouldn't affect too many of our readers, but for those who may find themselves with an older Verizon handset and are looking to activate service on Verizon, the carrier will no longer activate 3G (CDMA) devices.

10 Hours Ago   July 16 was Amazon's Prime Day, a day that Amazon invented to sell as much as it can, which includes heavy discounts on its own Amazon products like Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and even its Fire tablets and Kindle products.

11 Hours Ago   Apple is celebrating World Emoji Day by revealing several new emoji that will be coming to Apple devices later this year. Part of the new Emoji 11.0 standard, there are over 70 new emoji in this update.

12 Hours Ago   Xiaomi has started sending out a new Android 8.1 Oreo update to the Mi A1 Android One device. This comes after the initial rollout was stopped due to the emergence of a pretty nasty bug that wiped your entire SMS history.

13 Hours Ago   The Samsung Galaxy A-series are going through a bit of an identity crisis with J-style metal replacing the glass in the lower end of the lineup.

13 Hours Ago   Truecaller has introduced a new call recording feature within the Android version of the app. Users will be able to record incoming as well as outgoing calls from within the app without having to use a separate recording app.

15 Hours Ago   TCL-owned alcatel has unveiled its newest flagship offering today, the 5V. The phone comes with a 6.2-inch 19:9 notched display with 720x1500 resolution, an 88% screen-to-body ratio, and 2.5D Dragontrail glass on top.

18 Hours Ago   The LG G7 ThinQ has been available in the US for about a month and a half and it already has its first serious discount - B&H sells it for $630 (unlocked), which is $120 off the MSRP.

19 Hours Ago   Huawei has announced the list of devices that will be getting its GPU Turbo feature. Along with device names, the company also revealed approximately when these devices will be getting the feature in a future update.

20 Hours Ago   The futuristic vivo NEX S is arriving by the end of this month in five new markets - Russia, India, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The date for India is July 19, and the device already appeared for pre-order on vivo's online store and Amazon India, right in time for Amazon Prime.

20 Hours Ago   The Xiaomi Mi A2 is not what you would call "official", but that shouldn't get in the way of a good deal. And it is a good deal - a seller on AliExpress is asking $190/$210 for the phone, even though initial rumors suggested $283 or so (to be fair, we're comparing a price for China with one for Europe, but even EU taxes can't account for $90).

21 Hours Ago   The US Department of Commerce lifted the ban on ZTE trading with American manufacturers last week. The resolution was reached after ZTE managed to pay over $1.4 billion in fines and replace all its board of directors and key employees.

22 Hours Ago   window._epn = {campaign:5338110667}; There's a 20% discount going around sellers on eBay UK, including some Samsung, Google and B&O accessories. The discount code PLAY20 is valid from today until Thursday at midnight and is capped at �100 off (the minimum sped is �20).

23 Hours Ago   Dash Charge is one our favorite features on the OnePlus phones, but the company has now trademarked Warp Charge. The simplest explanation is that OnePlus ran into some trademark issues in the EU because the name clashes with the Bragi Dash (wireless headphones, nothing like a charger, but what do we know).

Yesterday   Xiaomi is launching the stock Android version of the Mi 6X on July 24 in Madrid, Spain. The phone will arrive as Xiaomi Mi A2 and the manufacturer just teased it on Twitter, saying all Mi A1 fans "will love this" while posting an image of the actual Mi A1 with the number 2 visible in the background.

Yesterday   Small, affordable, Android One - that's the elevator pitch for the Nokia 3.1. The phone just launched in Germany, Italyand Malaysia, check out the links below.

Yesterday   Meizu CEO Jack Wong will announce the next flagship, called Meizu 16, on August 26. There is more than a month until the unveiling of the series, but a Weibo user just showcased the front panel of the Plus-sized variant of the device.

Yesterday   Xiaomi launched three flagship phones back in May - the vanilla Mi 8, the lite version called Mi 8 SE and the powerhouse variant with a see-through back called Mi 8 Explorer.

Yesterday   Xiaomi is announcing the Mi Max 3 on Thursday, but the company decided to go ahead and to tease the key selling points in adavance - the huge screen and massive battery.