Having trouble choosing between the GS6 and LG's new pocket-friendly Nexus? Here's the case in favor of Samsung.
With the fall flurry of new smartphone launches already well underway, many of us will be weighing up the many high-end Android phones coming to market in the weeks ahead. Samsung's Galaxy S6 is undoubtedly the highest-profile Android phone of the year, but the newly-announced LG...
The third LG-made Nexus smartphone, the Nexus 5X, is officially official following Google's event in San Francisco today. The smaller of the two new Nexus phones, the 5X packs high-end internals into a plastic body with a 5.2-inch 1080p display. For a by-the-numbers rundown of what's lurking inside the Nexus 5X, check out the official specs down below.
Chinese manufacturer Huawei today joins the Nexus fold with its first Google-branded smartphone, the Nexus 6P. It's a bit smaller than last year's Motorola-built Nexus 6, with a 5.7-inch display, but the 6P looks to wow buyers with an impressive aluminum shell and bleeding-edge specs. For the full Nexus 6P hardware breakdown, check out the spec sheet down below!
It's official — this year's Nexus lineup includes two phones from LG and Huawei.
The Android 6.0 Marshmallow era begins today with the announcement of two new Nexus phones — the 5.2-inch Nexus 5X from LG, and the 5.7-inch Nexus 6P from Huawei.
The Nexus 5X is being pegged as an update to the Nexus 5 from a couple of years ago and boasts some interesting hardware. It's a relative lightweight...
It's time for new two Nexus phones, a new version of Android, and whole lot of other goodies at Google's San Francisco event.
A month earlier than in previous years, it's time for new Nexus phones from Google. Details of the LG Nexus 5X and Huawei Nexus 6P have been trickling out online for the past few weeks, but tomorrow at its event in San Francisco Google will make things officially...
Here at Android Central, it's just another Friday. Elsewhere in in the world of technology, it's the sort of Friday you spend parked at your window like a hungry dog, awaiting your UPS delivery, or holed up outside a glowing glass cuboid awaiting the opportunity to fork over your hard-earned cash for slightly better telephone that looks the same as the one you already own.
If you're in the...
Because of course it did.
Few of the iPhone devotees at Apple's flagship Regent Street store in London seemed swayed by Samsung's pack of leafleters, who were out plugging the Galaxy S6 edge and Galaxy S6 edge+ to queueing iPhone 6s buyers. In any case, the stunt is sure to reinforce Samsung's place as the de facto alternative to Apple's new smartphones.
With the latest Google App update, Moto's mid-ranger is no longer painfully laggy in the launcher.
The addition of Google Now on Tap for Marshmallow preview testers isn't the only new feature in the latest Google App update. Lollipop folks also get a re-vamped app drawer, complete with a selection of predicted apps under the search bar. And there's an even more important change for Moto X Play...
Things are a little wonky still, but Now on Tap is finally ready for M Preview testers to tinker with — as part of an app update that also re-vamps the app drawer for those on Lollipop and earlier.
Now on Tap, Google's "in the moment" contextual assistant feature, has been conspicuous in its absence from Android 6.0 Marshmallow preview builds up until now. But now Nexus owners with the latest...
The Huawei Mate S Luxury Edition brings 128GB of storage and a pressure-sensitive touchscreen
One of the most headline-grabbing features of the Huawei Mate S is its new Force Touch technology. The announcement sees Huawei being first to put the technology — pioneered by Apple in the new MacBook and expected in the next iPhone — into a smartphone.
Sony made smartphone history at IFA 2015 this week by launching the world's first 4K-resolution smartphone, the Xperia Z5 Premium. With an Ultra HD screen. Understandably, it's one of the big devices of the show, and we've since had some extra hands-on time (following on from our first impressions).
This is what a $1,200 Android Wear smartwatch looks like. The gold-plated LG Watch Urbane Luxe was announced ahead this week and shown to the world for the first time at IFA 2015 in Berlin. We've got a first look at LG's ostentatious new smartwatch after the break.
Alcatel OneTouch has rounded out its mammoth IFA 2015 announcements with the arrival of two new connected devices — an in-car 4G LTE hotspot, and a new Wifi-connected music box with Qualcomm AllPlay support.
Alcatel OneTouch has today taken the wraps off a line of waterproof, dustproof and shockproof gadgets in its new "Go" series. Debuting at IFA 2015 in Berlin, Germany are the Go Play smartphone and Go Watch — colorful new devices that bring some unique features to their respective price points.
There's nothing wrong with Google's revamped logo. But the bizarre new technicolor search bar needs to die.
When a company like Google (or in recent days Verizon) makes a major branding change, a lot of ink gets spilled. That's what's happened this past week as the new Google, under freshly-minted CEO Sundar Pichai, showed off its new logotype to the world. Flatter, serif-free and colorful as...
Now that Sony's new Xperia Z5 series handsets are official, the first pricing information on all three flavors of Z5 are starting to trickle out online. UK retailer Clove is among the first with Z5 pre-order prices, and based on these early details it appears the Z5, Z5 Compact and Z5 Premium will check in around the level of traditional Android flagships.
Sony proves it's still serious about big specs in small phones, with a 4.6-inch, Snapdrago 810-powered beast
As Android handsets in general — and high-end Android phones in particular — keep pushing screen sizes into the stratosphere, Sony has emerged as one of the few manufacturers serious enough about top-end specs in smaller packages to release multiple products in this category. The...