OnePlus One Review – The Awesome Affordable Flagship You May Never Own

OnePlus One Review – The Awesome Affordable Flagship You May Never Own

If you follow the smartphone industry regularly, you would most probably know about OnePlus by now. Founded late last year by Pete Lau, previously Vice President at Oppo, this new ...

LG G3 Review

LG G3 Review

LG had been struggling to put out a solid flagship phone ever since they joined the Android scene. They've had a couple blips on the radar, such as the LG Optimus 2X which was the ...

LG G3 Unboxing [VIDEO]

LG G3 Unboxing [VIDEO]

Two weeks ago, we got the brand new LG G3 to check out. I was a huge fan of the LG G2, so I was pretty excited to try it out. In the two weeks I used the G3, I've grown quite fond ...

LG L90 Dual : Review

LG L90 Dual : Review

LG had launched the L III series trio a while back and here we are with our review of the top end model of this range, the LG L90. It faces very stiff competition from the likes of ...

HTC Desire 616 Review

HTC Desire 616 Review

HTC first got into the game of making dual-SIM phones with last year's dual-SIM HTC One (M7), which was followed by the dual-SIM HTC One Max and HTC One (M8). However, the company ...

HTC Desire 616 Unboxing [Video]

HTC Desire 616 Unboxing [Video]

This week I've got a pretty interesting device from HTC, the Desire 616. This is the company's entry-level dual-SIM smartphone that is available for an attractively low price, but ...

Nokia Lumia 635 Quick Review

Nokia Lumia 635 Quick Review

I had great expectations for the Lumia 635, the LTE variant of the Lumia 630. After coming to the conclusion that Nokia had taken a misstep last year with the Lumia 625 in terms of ...

Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 will bring support for interactive cases, new resolutions & folders

Microsoft will be releasing their first update to Windows Phone 8.1 sometime this year, and details about it's new additions have apparently already leaked, right from the company. One of the main changes will be support for folders, so that users can drag a tile on top of another to create a folder and organize apps, similar to iOS and Android. There's also support for interactive cases coming, so that Win ...

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UnleashTV Episode 86: The One with the HTC One E8

It's Sunday, which means it's time for you to check out UnleashTV, our weekly video podcast where we discuss and debate the big news of the week, as covered here on UnleashThePhones. The One with the HTC One E8: News Rundown:- Weird Stuff You can now unlock your Moto X with a ‘digital tattoo’ Financials Microsoft Q4 2014 earnings: 5.8m Lumias sold, 30.3m non-Lumias, $4.61 billion net income Apple Q3 2014 ea ...

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Android 4.4.2 KitKat now available for Sony Xperia T2 Ultra

If you read our Sony Xperia T2 Ultra review, you probably know how impressed we were with the mid-range phablet. Something we didn't really think would happen! Apparently the phone has gotten even better now because Sony is rolling out an Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for it. The update is apparently for both the single and dual-SIM versions of the Xperia T2 Ultra, and you'll need Sony's PC Companion app for ...

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You can now unlock your Moto X with a ‘digital tattoo’

If you were looking for a better way to unlock your phone instead of the ancient, boring ol' swipe-to-unlock method or Face Unlock method, here's news for ya. Motorola partnered with VivaLnk to launch Digital Tattoos, which are an NFC-based skin tag that unlocks your phone with a quick tap. Currently the feature is limited to just the Moto X, and the 'tattoo' can only stay on your body for upto-5-days which ...

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Android 4.4.3 Now Rolling Out for the HTC One M8

The HTC One M8 is now receiving an update to Android 4.4.3 KitKat. The upgrade is available currently for unlocked and developer edition HTC One M8 units in the USA, but should be rolling out to other regions as well. That being said, our Asian unit still thinks 4.4.2 is the latest version. The Android 4.4.3 KitKat update apparently weighs in at about 592MB, and includes security fixes from Android 4.4.4. T ...

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Pink HTC One M8 announced for the UK

If the Silver, Gunmetal-grey and Amber Gold colors for the HTC One M8 werent enough for you, you'll be happy to know there are more colors of the metallic flagship announced this week. There's a Pink HTC One M8, and a Red HTC One M8, announced exclusively for the UK. The Pink version you see above will be exclusively available on Carphone Warehouse from August 7th, but you can pre-order it right now to get ...

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Google Play gets an offline games section

Nowadays, it can be pretty hard to find an Android game that doesnt need an internet connection to work (for various, silly reasons). Thankfully Google just made it a lot easier to find games these games, with a dedicated "Offline Games" section on the Google Play Store. Included in the offline games list so far, is Asphalt 8, Jetpack Joyride, Dots, Assassin's Creed Pirates, Ice Age Village, Dumb Ways to Di ...

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Bose reportedly suing Beats over noise-canceling technology

Beats might be in stages of being acquired by Apple, but it looks like both companies are going to have a bit of legal trouble. According to a report by CNBC, it appears that popular audio company Bose has filed a legal suit against Beats over five different patent. The patents in question are related to the noise canceling technology used by Beats. Bose has a long history in Noise-Canceling headphones with ...

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Microsoft releases Windows Phone 8.1 Live Lock Screen app

After showing it off at Build 2014, Microsoft has finally made the Windows Phone 8.1 Live Lock Screen app available as a downloadable Beta. The app's main purpose is to basically give you more lockscreen design options, and some of them look pretty cool. The description goes: Want to truly personalize your lock screen? Live lock screen lets you choose from 6 new lock screen layouts to add a distinctive touc ...

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Friday Funnies: Jimmy Kemmel tricks people with a fake Apple iWatch

So this was hilarious. Late night tv host Jimmy Kimmel put an Apple sticker on the back of a $20 Casio Watch and carried it around town, asking people on the street what they thought of the new Apple "iTime Watch." As you can pretty much guess, they loved it! Check out the hilarious video, right below: Apple is rumored to be working on what people are calling a “smart watch.” Since this is a product that do ...

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Video: Microsoft wirelessly charges a Lumia 930 with Apples

In a rather unique experiment, Microsoft/Nokia-UK used a bunch of Apples and Potatoes to wirelessly charge a Lumia 930. The experiment by Science Enthusiast Caleb Charland apparently used 800 Apples and Potatoes, and a whole bunch of nails and copper wires, to charge up a Nokia DC-50, which wirelessly charged up a Lumia 930. Probably the first case of organic wireless charging? Check out the video, right be ...

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Video: Microsoft releases new Lumia 530 promos, compares it to Android phones

Microsoft Mobile just released two new promo videos for their brand new Lumia 530, that show off the budget Windows Phone and also compares it to similarly priced Android phones. The first promo video is rather fun, and very colorful, showing off the Lumia 530 running apps like Instagram, Facebook, MixRadio and a couple others. The new Bang by Coloud speaker also makes a bit of a cameo as well. Check out th ...

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