Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016)

It is activated for several days on the market the new range of Samsung Galaxy A 2016 which includes the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3. The first has a 5.2-inch diagonal while the Galaxy A3, we will try today, has a 4.7-inch diagonal. Compared to the previous generation, the new Galaxy to have a similar design to that of the Galaxy S6 and are characterized by an aluminium frame and Gorilla Glass 4 both the front and the back. Let’s meet this new device in our review.

Hardware, Materials and ergonomics:

Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 integrates a processor Exynos 7580 quad core Cortex-A53 from 1.5 GHz with Mali-T720. As on the previous generation we have 1.5 GB of RAM that if last year could be sufficient, in future are definitely few even though at the time it takes to run this device without major problems. Some slowdown you feel when you begin to keep open many applications. Not increase the amount of onboard memory, 16 GB, of which 10.7 GB always at our disposal, we can expand quivery microSD slot. Continue reading

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Apple Won a New Round in the Eternal Battle Against Samsung

If there is constant within the world of evolving technology, with manufacturers that cyclically alternate in the leading role, companies that are born and die, this is the eternal battle between Apple and Samsung, resulting in 2011 due to too many similarities between Galaxy S and iPhone 3 g, both aesthetically and in terms the Touch Wiz interface.

Over the years we have seen continuous upheavals, with Apple and Samsung that constantly vie for the position of “winner” inside of a cause that seems to be without end. Remember that the most important turning point came at the end of 2015, with the consent of Samsung to provide a refund of 550 million dollars against Apple, although the South Korean manufacturer has not failed to submit a complaint to the Supreme Court of the United States. Continue reading

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Panasonic Announces “Smart” Camera Lumix DMC-CM10 5.0 with Android

Panasonic has announced a new version of DMC-CM1, the hybrid smartphone/camera introduced at Photokina 2014. The new model takes the name of DMC-CM10, and comes with an aesthetic apparently nearly identical to that of the predecessor (change only the lens, almost completely black instead of black and silver). 135.4 x 21.1 x 68.0 mm size, weighing in at 204 grams. The first net difference between the two models is the absence of telephone module, eliminated in CM10. It is however present 4 g connectivity (with microSIM slot), can be used to send SMS and to Exchange data (e.g. for uploading photos on cloud services). It also supports Bluetooth and WiFi dual band.

Technical specifications do not show, however, details changes: the heart of the system consists of Android 5.0, run by a Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC 801 2 quad-core, 3 GHz, with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of memory for storage of pictures and video, expandable via microSD. The touch screen display has a diagonal of 4.7 “and a Full HD resolution. Continue reading

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Oneplus Begins Beta Testing of Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Its Terminals

OnePlus announced for some time the start of work on versions of Hydrogen/Oxygen-based OS Android 6.0 Marshmallows and, according to statements made in November, we should now be close to the release of the first ROM devoted to OnePlus 2.

To give further proof to this feeling, we think the post posted by the same OnePlus on the popular microblogging site Weibo, which announces the start of a program of public beta testing dedicated to ROM Hydrogen OS based on Marshmallow for OnePlus 2. The requirements to participate in the tests include a willingness to install a firmware test at least twice a week, at least 30 hours a week of internet network connection, the ability to fill out a bug report and offer feedback in a timely manner. Of course it is given great weight to the fact that you have already participated in other beta tests of other products. Continue reading

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Dxomark, A9 Has the Best Camera on a HTC But Still Far from the Peak

In recent years reports of HTC with the imaging sector of their smartphone has somehow deteriorated. Moving to the formula “Ultrapixel” with One M7 did not produce the desired results, because of the amount too low to MP, and the Toshiba sensor mounted on One M9couldn’t convince through. Things seem to have gone through a major change of direction in recent times, with the launch of the new “hero product”, the midrange “super premium” One A9. We noticed a bit everyone, including DxOMark, which recently published its detailed analysis.

In the end, the score from the camera of the device was on 78 points, on par with the Nexus 6Google/Motorola. The characteristic emerged in particular are the good performance in any condition, without losses (or spikes, it is clear). A reliable behavior with no surprises, in short, that do not run the risk of disappointing expectations. Continue reading

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Here’s How to Restore Functionality Lost with Unlocking Bootloader on the Xperia Range Z5 

One of the pitfalls of device Sony is that they are a little hostile to the modding world. Unlocking the bootloader in an attempt to get the root you will lose some very important software features; among the worst consequences of this procedure are the significant loss of quality of the camera, the image enhancing algorithm for photo and video X-Reality and even the inability to update your apps are proprietary Sony through the app.

The community of modders tweakers and passionate about these devices, however, has always managed to find a way to bypass the protection of Sony and restore all the software functionality lost. Well, you’ll be glad to know that it happened with the latest flagship range 25, which includes Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact Xperia and Xperia Z5 Premium. Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Appears on AnTuTu in Version with Chip Exynos 8890

AnTuTu turns out to be one of the most recognized sources for gathering information about devices that are not officially launched yet, and even today his fame not denied due to the revelation of some important details of the upcoming top Smartphones from Samsung, the Galaxy S7.

The team that manages the database has a post published on Chinese social networks Weibo that anticipated a terminal specifications Samsung identified as SM-G930F and due precisely to the “flat” version with a processor Exynos 8890 next flagship Korean. Continue reading

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Begins the Release of Android HTC One Marshmallow 6.0 M9, in Canada

While HTC One M8 updates in these hours even in Italy to Marshmallow 6.0 Android with Sense 7 (already received the update?), buyers of the flagship 2015 One M9 are still waiting (more or less patiently). HTC had already stated that it would not take much, and in fact it seems that way: as you can see from the image in the opening, we are the first bands confirmed for now in Canada.

By the time the update was released only through certain operators-specifically Rogers, Wind, Videotron and SaskTel. As for M8, the Android version “target” is the 6.0, then sadly nothing new emoji. Let us briefly recall the technical specifications of the device: Continue reading

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Xiaomi Mi 5 Appears on GeekBench with Snapdragon and Android 820 6.0

Again a new update today. In the pictures to follow we can see the metal back with camera, flash, laser focus and fingerprint sensor.

NET were popularized new images. The first shows the smartphone in its concerns in a real photo. The other two show the USB charger which should ensure a quick charge.

With a mass production already ramp and Foxconn plants who are working day and night to ensure enough stocks for next Xiaomi Mi 5, the latest details on this top of the line eagerly awaited, coming from GeekBench. Continue reading

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From April 2016 the Vibe of Lenovo in Italy

Between denials, confirmations, print notes, rumors or otherwise, that that they say, Lenovo is preparing to enter Europe in important ways and distorting the concept of Motorola smartphone we’ve seen in recent years. Despite the press of Lenovo Italy had sought to clarify the situation, to give a blow we think Gianfranco Lanci, President of Lenovo, in an interview with Panorama.

The Vibe series will arrive in Italy from next April and as communicated initially, will be dedicated to the low average range of the market. The Vibe will not replace the bike that will remain on the market as Lenovo in medium-high segment. Lenovo with this move, aiming to become the third largest producer within two years. Continue reading

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Huawei Honor Holly 2 Plus, First Images Leaked and Presentation on 28 January

Now only missing a week at the special event organized by Huawei in New Delhi. On 28 January, in fact, the Chinese company will officially announce the unprecedented Honor Holly 2 Plus, smartphones initially destined for the Indian market but presumably ready to land in Europe as well.

In the last few hours have appeared the first images leaked depicting the branded Honor device, confirming the medium to low range in which you are going to place on the market. Continue reading

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Wildix Announces WP600ACG: WebRTC First Phone with Android

On the occasion of the convention Wildix, was the WP600ACG, the first phone WebRTC of Wildix, Gigabit, with system running Android and that supports videoconferencing. The product is definitely dedicated to a business audience but it is definitely interesting being the first with these features. The seven-inch display and the physical keypad makes it comfortable to use, while the use of Mobile Wildix Collaboration interface, with the State of presence of colleagues and shared address books, it allows access to all features of Unified Communications.

Wildix has also introduced the possibility of offering the five-year warranty on all its products and has been presented the “satisfied or refunded” warranty for end customers. Continue reading

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Mediatek Helio X 20 in the First Benchmark (on HTC One M10?)

We hear of MediaTek Helio X 20 MT6797 from this summer, said he was pretty much everything on this SoC tri-cluster with ben 10 cores, but were expatiated longer than expected time to market. Finally coming from the new information network, numbers able to define in broad outline the potential of the chip against the competition: first benchmarks on Antutu the mixes just below the Huawei Kirin 950 with 85.630 points. Continue reading

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Zidoo X 5

Zidoo has made a name for itself among manufacturers of TV boxes Android. The last X 5 is based on SoC AMLogic S905 and tries to cover the mid-market; has the high-quality components of Minix Neo U1, and isn’t cheesy when the “no-brand” imported direct from China. Is between the best and the worst in regular price: $ 50 (more or less) for configuration with 1 GB of DDR3 RAM and 8 GB eMMC, run by Android 5.1 Lollipop and with the latest version of ZIUI at the controls of the IR controller.

Start by telling you that my test was performed with the first firmware released (v 1.0.9).Zidoo X 5 is for sale a few days ago and the model I tested was a pre-production unit, not a sample came from the merchants. This to justify the rust on the small plate that acts as a heat sink, and to make you understand that it is not reasonable to expect a definitive solution, lamb, optimized like who is on the market for months. Continue reading

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Huawei Launches Mate 8 Supreme Edition, More Than 1000 Top Variant Dollars

The success achieved by Huawei with the current top of the line Mate 8 was remarkable and perhaps for this reason the Chinese company wanted to launch on the market a premium variant of the smartphone is defined, not by chance, “Supreme”.

Hauwei Mate 8 Supreme Edition is actually a bundle that contains within it an exclusive version of the smartphone flanked by the smartwatch Huawei Android Wear. The selling price – also “Supreme”-is equal to 6888 yuan (966 euros) but is nothing more than the sum of the price of two individual devices. Continue reading

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Xiaomi Mi 5: Presentation Scheduled for February 24 | Officer

Will not be presented on 20 February as initially speculated but on 24 February. The news is official but not obviously presented at MWC 2016. The phone is not destined to Europe and then will be organized an event in China.

February will be the most interesting month of the year from a smartphone and mobile. The credit goes to MWC 2016 which will officially begin on 22 of next month but which will start on 21 with a series of presentations pre-feria. To anticipate the event Spanish though might arrive in China, which, with an introduction to Xiaomi may unveil new Mi 5, top range expected for over a year and was expected to be the trump card of the company. Continue reading

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LG K4 in Italy by the First Week of February 

LG Italy confirmed the price of 129 € for LG K5 and 229 € per LG K10 as regards official lists.

Through a press release, LG Electronics has announced that the new smartphone LG K10 and LG K4 will be distributed on the market starting this week (and then within a couple of days) in select markets, including Italy.

Whereas the former is in fact already available, the focus shifts to the second model – LG K4-, also unveiled by the South Korean company at CES in Las Vegas. The new K series is, Yes, midrange, but offers products well built and equipped with excellent technical specifications. Think of LG K10, top of the range, featuring a curved display by 5.3 inches and a photographic sector that is usually found on Smartphones from top bands. Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S7, Revealed All the Secrets with New Images and a New Video

Among the protagonists of the Mobile World Congress 2016 you will definitely be the Galaxy S7 Smartphones that Samsung will announce officially during the event Unpacked the next February 21 in Barcelona.

Not a day goes by without the emergence new rumor or unpublished pictures leaked, demonstrating the interest which is arousing the device between insiders and fans of mobile technology. And today is no exception, with a series of images and a video revealing everything about the technical and aesthetic features of the device. Continue reading

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New Confirmations on the Specifics of Xiaomi Mi 5, 5.15 “FullHD and 2910 Battery MAh

A week from the official presentation of the eagerly awaited Xiaomi Mi 5, on the heels of rumors more or less confirmed seems to want to stop, and a few hours there emerged a new image, which would add more information than already knew.

From a small sheet of paper, coming probably from one of the company’s production departments, would reveal new confirmations on some data of the next flagship of Xiaomi, especially the size of the display and the internal battery. Continue reading

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LeEco The Max Pro, the First Smartphone with Snapdragon 820 Will Be Available from February 22

After you have previewed during CES Las Vegas 2016, the new LeEco The Max Pro prepares for its debut in the Chinese market. The date chosen is that of 22 February and this announcement, made through the usual Chinese teaser on social, surprises us positively since just over a month ago I had been given precise directions and the time frame indicated was a generic “before mid-2016“.

LeEco has so accelerated the development of its The Max Pro, jumped into the limelight due to the fact that this is the first smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC to reach the market. The other specifications are respectable and we paint a phablet top of the range equipped with a display by ben 6.33 ” QHD resolution, 4 GB of RAM, 32, 64 and 128 GB of internal storage, main camera from 21 MegaPixel camera, USB Type-C 3400 mAh battery, and Android 6.0 Marshmallow with a proprietary interface LeEco EUI. Continue reading

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Galaxy Tab Screen 4:3 Design

Samsung is working on a new generation of tablet Galaxy Tab S2: it is definitely a novelty since the news about there have been in recent weeks. Today, however, we see him in a real photo, courtesy of the telecommunications authorities of Taiwan.

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Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 Portrait

Xiaomi held an event to celebrate its fifth birthday today but who expected some new featured product, such as a tablet, it will be left disappointed as well as various accessories the only noteworthy is Redmi 2A (and how can we forget the Mi pink Notes).

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Many Nexus 7 (2013)

If you are reading this article, hopefully the same fate hasn’t befallen you: according to a report that collects a variety of information, from Google support forum thread to posts on Reddit and websites, many Nexus 7 (2013) are having problems that result inc rashing apps, lag and even freeze your tablet.

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Some Nexus 9 Brickati after Upgrading to Android 5.0.2

Even as the 5.1 update to Android is coming, the Nexus 9 seems to have had a new issue to be reckoned with, specifically with the update came a few days ago that brought the version 5.0.1 to 5.0.2. After accepting the installations in fact some users were left with a Nexus brickato 9, having to then restore the firmware using factory image (or restore from recovery nor by the bootloader have had some effect).

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Samsung CHOPIN is a New Tablet With Intel CPU and 4 GB RAM

Samsung is working on a new tablet with 4 GB RAM Intel SoC and well. The product would codename CHOPIN and appeared on Geekbench, the famous site of benchmark, where he recorded a score of single-core and multi-core 3426 1005.

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ASUS ZenPad With Intel Inside And Screen 4:3

A few hours after having talked about the broad family ZenPad, that ASUS is preparing to launch at Computex Taipei, the first time render leaked by one of these tablets, confirming in part what has already been said so far.

First and foremost we have an Intelprocessor, which we had never doubted, but we also got to see that ZenPad should be equipped with two front stereo speakers and a 4:3 aspect ratio in, increasingly common even among the Android tablets.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 9.7 (SM-T819)

Coming soon the new Galaxy Tab S3, tablets, top of the range Samsung that now the company renews every year, although without much fanfare about it, and it is through the FCC, a u.s. Government agency that examines all radio communication equipment, we have the official confirmation of their existence.

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New Pictures Available for Huawei MediaPad T2 10.0 Pro

The images in question it is possible to confirm some of the technical features of Huawei MediaPad T2 10.0 Pro, which at the moment are:

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