Sony Smartwatch 3 won’t rock Android Wear; It will come with a similarly designed but water-proof body, new UI and wireless charging support

Sony SmartWatch 2

Sony, it seems, won’t be adopting Google’s Android Wear platform in the near future. According to Digi-Wo, a leaker with a good track-record, the Japanese company will keep using its own Android-based OS for the upcoming SmartWatch 3. He went on to add that this device will build on top of the SmartWatch 2 (pictured…

HTC working on a mid-range Desire smartphone with 64-bit chip

HTC A11

HTC is apparently looking to enter the 64-bit smartphone market later this or early next year. The device codenamed A11 won’t be a high-end model, but a mid-end one, boasting Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) System-On-Chip that rocks four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.4GHz plus an Adreno 306 GPU. Rest of the rumored specs include a…

Samsung’s Anti-Apple ‘Wallhuggers’ Ad Campaign Strikes Another Blow

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Remember Samsung’s ‘wallhuggers’ video a little while back? It’s ok if you don’t. Basically, it involves Samsung touting the Galaxy S5′s battery life, calling iPhone users ‘wallhuggers’ because they’re always needing to charge their phones. But Samsung has decided to keep hammering at Apple with its ‘wallhugger’ meme, and has stepped up their game substantially.…

Asus Padfone Infinity, Fonepad Note 6 get KitKat updates

Asus device updates

Asus has made KitKat update available for two of its devices, Padfone Infinity and Fonepad Note 6. As that’s the case with many handset makers, aside from core platform enhancements, Asus has also included some of its own updates and tweaks to the mix. Unfortunately, the new software isn’t available over-the-air, and you’ll have to…

Sony working on a low-end 6.1-inch Xperia phablet

Sony D2203 Benchmark

As part of its plan to get more customers in Asia, Sony is gearing towards launching an affordable Xperia phablet. Said device, which will be marked as Sony D22XX (D2202, D2212, D2203), appeared on the Indonesian Postel site, showing entry-level specs that include a 6.1-inch FWVGA (480 x 854 pixels) screen and 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon…

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