Some iPhone X units have faster LTE speeds than others, new study shows

Some iPhone X units have faster LTE speeds than others, new study shows

Apple has been trying to divorce itself from chipmaker Qualcomm in bits and pieces, which you may already know about from the headlines about the ongoing legal spat. You may not know, though, that one of the consequences of this staggered departure is that some iPhone X units carry Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 modem chips while others have XMM7480 chips made by Intel. According to a new study from Cellular Insights,

Moto Z Play units in Germany has been delayed till next month

Moto Z Play units in Germany has been delayed till next month

  A few days ago, Motorola Germany announced in a tweet that the Nougat update for the company’s Moto Z family of devices is now available in the country. So it was reasonable to assume that the update has started hitting all three phones in the series, including the Moto Z, Moto Z Force, and Moto Z Play. However, turns out that’s not the case, as the Moto Z Play hasn’t started receiving the update. This is despite the company promising a few weeks back that the device will be updated to Nougat towards January end. Motorola Germany has now revealed that…

Galaxy Note7 units still in use in Australia will be disconnected from the mobile networks on December 15

Galaxy Note7 units still in use in Australia will be disconnected from the mobile networks on December 15

Last month Samsung went further than ever in trying to ensure that all Galaxy Note7 units sold in New Zealand are returned following its discontinuation of the device. Working with the carriers over there, the company has basically shut down mobile network access for those Note7 handsets still in the wild. This move has apparently proved successful, since Samsung is now getting ready to do the exact same thing in neighboring Australia.

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 units sold out in 50 seconds

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 units sold out in 50 seconds

Xiaomi understandably turned more than a few heads with the announcement of the Mi Mote 2, also topping things off quickly with the Mi Mix. The latter is yet to officially go on sale, but the wait shouldn’t be long now, if the suggested November 4 date is met. Meanwhile, the Mi Note 2 already had its first sale today and it went incredibly well. In fact, the Mi Note 2 officially broke the Mi 5 record, with its first

Two curved Mi phones spotted online, likely Redmi 4 units

Two curved Mi phones spotted online, likely Redmi 4 units

The Redmi series is one of the most attractive lineups on the Android market lately. Combining great pricing with good performance and design, they are a really tempting offer for anyone who’s actually able to get them. The Redmi 2 and Redmi 3, along with all their variants and most notably the Redmi Note lineup have really been setting sales records lately and it only makes sense for Xiaomi to keep the show going.

Pre-ordered HTC 10 units will start shipping this week

Pre-ordered HTC 10 units will start shipping this week

Verizon might have some kind of short-term exclusivity on HTC’s newest flagship – the HTC 10 – for the US carrier market, but it looks like that’s not affecting those who pre-ordered the unlocked version of the device directly from the Taiwanese company. Replying to a user query on Twitter, HTC’s Senior Global Online Communications Manager Jeff Gordon revealed that unlocked HTC 10 units will begin shipping in the US in the first week

Micromax sells 500,000 Canvas Spark units since launch, announces open sale on July 27 and 28

Micromax sells 500,000 Canvas Spark units since launch, announces open sale on July 27 and 28

Mobile Micromax today announced a milestone having surpassed 500,000 sales for the recently launched Canvas Spark. Alongside the milestone, the Indian smartphone vendor has also announced open sale for the affordable smartphone on Snapdeal on July 27 and 28. Unlike its flash sale model, wherein users had to register for a sale, there are no such requirements for open sales. Thank you for the amazing response, #MicromaxCanvasSpark is sold out! Stay tuned for the open sale on 27th July! pic.twitter.com/zqgHsnqouA — Snapdeal.com (@snapdeal) July 22, 2015 “We are humbled by the overwhelming response especially from young consumers. With the first ever open sale of…

Lenovo K3 Note: Almost 50,000 units sold out in seconds on Flipkart

Lenovo K3 Note: Almost 50,000 units sold out in seconds on Flipkart

In its second flash sale, the Lenovo K3 Note again disappeared in seconds. The company has announced that as many as 49,800 units of the K3 Note were sold in the two flash sales that were conducted today. Lenovo sold 30,000 units of the K3 Note black variant in 3.9 seconds at 12 noon and 19,800 units of the white variant in 4.3 seconds at 3PM. The company also revealed that a total of 4,61,863 registrations