Samsung Galaxy A5Unannounced  (2017) gets reviewed on video

Samsung Galaxy A5Unannounced (2017) gets reviewed on video

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has passed quite a few of the mandatory steps before going official – with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi certifications cleared, it also popped up on GeekBench and was also featured in a render video. Well, one of the preliminary units has apparently slipped out of the confines of NDAs and has gotten reviewed on video. Sadly, the video has since been taken down, but we’ll walk you through it. First

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) gets Bluetooth certified

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) gets Bluetooth certified

Following the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017), the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) has also been certified by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG), indicating that the handset’s launch date is nearing. Specs-wise, from what all has been revealed so far, the device is powered by an Exynos 7880 chipset, and sports a 5.2-inch touchscreen. It has 3GB RAM, 16GB storage, 13MP main camera, and a 3,000mAh battery. The

vivo V3 gets price cut, now available for $225

vivo V3 gets price cut, now available for $225

Remember the metal-clad vivo V3 which was launched in India back in April this year? Well, the device has received a price cut in the country – you can grab a unit for INR 14,980 (around $225), down $45 from its launch price. Surprise your partner with the #gift they’ve been waiting for.#Vivo#V3 is #nowavailable at just Rs. 14980. pic.twitter.com/ox8Md1MiSt Vivo India (@Vivo_India) July 28, 2016

LeEco Le 2 gets a major update with eUI v5.8

LeEco Le 2 gets a major update with eUI v5.8

LeEco’s Le 2 is quite a popular smartphone with its attractive hardware and bargain price. And while the LeEco brand is gaining more popularity with each day, the manufacturer is working on some updates for its handsets. The Le 2 is now getting its first OTA update and all Le 2 owners can download the 471MB firmware right now. The change log is quite long, but most of its novelties are squashing old bugs. Some of the new features

Huawei Honor 5C gets TENAA certification

Huawei Honor 5C gets TENAA certification

The Huawei Honor 5C has passed TENAA certification, but the Chinese regulator has since removed the phone’s page from its website. Nevertheless, we have the confirmed details and the Honor 5C looks like a nice addition to the company’s mid-range line-up. The Honor 5C is built around a 5.2″ 1080p display and has an aluminum body with 2,900 mAh non-removable battery . At the back, there’s a fingerprint sensor while

Samsung Galaxy A (2016) series gets exclusive TouchWiz themes

Samsung Galaxy A (2016) series gets exclusive TouchWiz themes

Samsung launched 11 exclusive TouchWiz themes for the Galaxy A (2016) phones. This means if you own a Galaxy A3 (2016), Galaxy A5 (2016), Galaxy A7 (2016), or Galaxy A9 (2016) – there are quite a few new original themes waiting for you. It’s been about a year since Samsung added theme support on its proprietary TouchWiz launcher, and most of the new Galaxies are coming with a few preinstalled themes. But it seems the manufacturer

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 gets certified in China

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 gets certified in China

Despite its competitively priced and quite successful smartphone line of late, Xiaomi has also been trying its hand at a number of other gadgets and tech. Routers, battery packs, smart wearables and night lights, you name it and Xiaomi probably has it, wrapper up in its signature Apple-like viral design. Tablets also have a place on the list, albeit with only one model to date the Xiaomi Mi Pad. Now, more than a year into its lifespan,

HTC One M9 Developer Edition gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

HTC One M9 Developer Edition gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

HTC One M9 Developer Edition began receiving Android 5.1 Lollipop over-the-air. Sporting the software number 2.6.651.11, the the new firmware brings a number of essential improvements to the flagship smartphone. With Android 5.1, HTC One M9 will get data performance and call drop enhancements. Battery life of the device has also been improved. Even more importantly, the camera of the HTC One M9 has received

Timex Watch Gets Pear Sports Real Time Audio Coaching

Timex Watch Gets Pear Sports Real Time Audio Coaching

PEAR Sports and Timex have announced a partnership integrating PEAR’s real-time audio coaching platform with the TIMEX IRONMAN RUN X50+ connected sport watch. This partnership will allow runners to control and review their workouts, change music and control other phone functions, only using their Timex watch. Here’s more info: Timex Multisport Team members and coaches will develop new, customizable training

Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T gets a small software update

Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T gets a small software update

Samsung Galaxy S5 for AT&T received a small software update over-the-air. The new software is still based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. The software update for the SM-G900A is a tad smaller than 300MB. It changes the devices firmware version from OC4 to OF2. There is no word on when will AT&T push Android 5.1.1 to its Samsung Galaxy S5 variant. The latest firmware is already available