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1 month ago

Lollipop update pushing out for the LG G2 on Verizon

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The LG G2 is the latest Verizon Wireless smartphone to receive an update to Lollipop.

The update, which bumps the LG G2 to Android 5.0 Lollipop, brings some new changes, in addition to the standard features of Google's latest Android release.

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1 month ago

Sony expands Xperia Z3 Lollipop rollout, confirms update for more devices

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Sony's Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z3 Tablet Compact are getting Lollipop in more countries, as Sony adds two mid-rangers to the list for Android 5.0.

Following its arrival in Nordic and Baltic regions a couple of weeks ago, Sony has today announced that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Xperia Z3 series devices has begun a more widespread rollout.

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1 month ago

LG Spirit all set to bring a curved experience to the mid-range segment in India for Rs.14,250

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The listing on LG india's website suggests that we may see an official launch soon.

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1 month ago

HTC One M7 receiving Lollipop update in several Asian markets

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The 775MB OTA update is now rolling out to several countries in Asia, including India, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam.

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1 month ago

LG's mid-range Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy make global debut

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LG's new mid-range lineup of devices will launch in South America, followed by markets in Europe, Asia, Middle East Africa and North America.

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1 month ago

HTC One E9+ gets official in China with 5.5-inch 2K display and plastic body

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HTC One E9+

HTC's first Quad HD phone is a plastic-bodied HTC One for China.

Just like that, HTC has updated its Chinese site with an official listing for a new high-end handset for that country — the HTC One E9+. Drawing on HTC's high-end One design language and that of its more affordable Desire series, the E9+ brings premium specs to a mainstream plastic-bodied phone. Color options include "meteor grey," "classic rose gold" and "gold sepia," in a two-tone style similar to HTC's flagship One M9.

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1 month ago

Sony Xperia Z3 + Z2 owners, how's the Lollipop update treating you?

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Sony's first Lollipop updates are starting to trickle out — how have you been getting on?

Sony's first batch of Lollipop updates landed this past week, bringing the Xperia Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact up to Android 5.0.2. The updates have been a long time coming, arriving a couple weeks outside Sony's original target of February. Next up is Sony's late-2013 Z1 series.

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1 month ago

HTC One M9 preorders ship starting March 30

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HTC has sent out emails to people in the U.S. who have pre-ordered the HTC One M9, informing them that the first shipments of the smartphone should begin on Monday, March 30.

Android Central received the following email from HTC concerning the shipment status of the HTC One M9

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1 month ago

T-Mobile begins shipping Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge

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T-Mobile has sent emails to people who have pre-ordered the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge, alerting them that shipments have started for the smartphones.

Android Central has received a tip about these shipments from one of our readers and we have independently confirmed T-Mobile has started shipping the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge.

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1 month ago

A closer look at the ZTE Blade S6

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While many of us are excited about the Samsung Galaxy S6, there's another S6 phone worth talking about. During a media event last night in New York, the ZTE Blade S6 caught our attention. It's powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system. It's currently available online globally in selected markets for $249.99 USD.

Let's take a look.

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1 month ago

HTC One M9+ shown with Duo camera and fingerprint scanner in latest leak

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A leaked render of the 'HTC One M9+' could give us our clearest look yet at the rumored M9 variant.

This past week HTC sent out invites to the Chinese press for an event in Beijing on April 8, in which it clearly teased a new One M9 variant with an M8-style Duo camera. And now a leaked render from a usually reliable source appears to give us a closer look at what may be the HTC One M9+.

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1 month ago

Your top Galaxy S6 questions from the forums answered!

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Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

We have a Galaxy S6 and S6 edge in the house, and that means we spent the last two days in the forums answering all of your burning questions on the phones.

As we expected, questions flooded in by the dozens, and before we knew it there were nine pages of questions and answers in a single Android Central Forums thread. That's pretty awesome, as it both answers your questions specifically and also gives us a feel for what you all want to know about these phones going forward. While there's a big wealth of information in that forum thread now, we wouldn't blame you if you didn't have time to read through every page.

That's why we're going to break out some of the most common questions members asked yesterday, and answer them completely right here and now. Read along and see your top Galaxy S6 questions from the forums answered.

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1 month ago

LG G4 rumored to launch late April with a curved display

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LG is rumored to be launching the LG G4 with a curved display towards the end of April.

LG may be bringing the curved display from the G Flex line to their next flagship smartphone, which is rumored to be launching towards the end of April. Their next flagship, which is probably the LG G4, is said to feature a Quad-HD display somewhere around 5-inches in size that is also curved, according to The Korea Herald:

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1 month ago

PSA: Galaxy S6 heart rate sensor still causes issues with Google Fit

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Is your Galaxy S6 heart rate sensor lighting up whenever you touch it? Incompatibility with Google Fit is to blame, and there's an easy fix.

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1 month ago

The first UK TV ad for the HTC One M9 has running, dancing and roller skating

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HTC has posted the first TV ad in the UK for the upcoming HTC One M9, showing the smartphone in some very active scenarios.

The 30-second clip showcases the HTC One M9's camera being used by some fast moving students in a museum.

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