The Freedom 251 was unveiled in February amid a wave of doubt and confusion, but it will finally start shipping to buyers on June 30, although its manufacturer will make a loss on each unit sold.
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Qualcomm has accused Meizu of violating different patents relating to 3G and 4G communication standards. After unsuccessfully trying to negotiate this with Meizu directly, a complaint has been filed.
Telltale Games has shed new light on its upcoming Batman game, detailing the cast featured in the role-playing title Batman - The Telltale Series, which will be available in summer 2016.
The Chinese FCC equivalent, TENAA, has certified Xiaomi's next Redmi device, the Redmi 3A. The Redmi 3A will be priced at just 599 Yuan but will come with an astonishingly large 4000mAh battery.
How small can bezels go? Really small, apparently, as a couple of different smartphone manufacturers have shown us. Here we check out two phones in particular that have almost non-existent bezels.
Ubisoft has announced that, as part of its continuing collaboration with Chinese game distributor Ourpalm, it plans to release a new Assassin's Creed MMO mobile game and Hungry Shark World in China.
Windows phones now account for just 0.7% of the worldwide smartphone market - down from 2.5% a year ago - and it appears that as few as 100,000 non-Lumia Windows phones were sold in Q1 of this year.
Nokia has just announced that it is getting back into the smartphone world with new Android smartphones. But it's doing so indirectly, through a new company that's licensing the Nokia brand
While high-definiton holograms may be years away, the Holoflex may be the first step. The Human Media Lab will unveil the flexible holographic smartphone at the Californian ACMCHI on Monday, May 9.
The Elephone Vowney has some pretty decent specs including 4 GB of RAM and a pretty good 21 MP shooter. But are good specs all that's needed for a good phone? Find out in our full review!
Huawei has dominated headlines with the release of the Nexus 6P, Mate 8, P9 and P9 Plus. But during the same time, Huawei has also introduced the GX8 - a handset that could redefine the mid-range.
Now that the hype wagon has slowed to a steady pace, has the S7 Edge lived up to expectations? I've had my Exynos model since launch, read on to hear my thoughts!
Vernee, a new player to the smartphone world, is looking to release their first high-end device - which includes a 1440p display and 128 GB storage - some time between April and May.
Huawei's Honor 5X is a middle of the road handset that offers the luxury of a metal frame and other high-end amenities. But can it succeed in offering a premium experience for $200?
It might sound a little outlandish at first, but Amazon is testing out a new payment authorization process that would enable you to pay for products purchased on the web by taking a selfie.
The latest Kantar stats show little change in the downward trend for Windows Phone as Android and iOS steal the show, and the battle for converting feature phone users in the US is still on.
The Oukitel K6000 has a 6,000 mAh battery and the Oukitel K10000 has a whopping 10,000 mAh battery. But do they really last for over a week? Find out for yourself in our review of these two phones!
The Meizu PRO 5 Ubuntu edition is now available for pre-order. The phone represents the highest spec phone so far which runs the open source operating system - Ubuntu. It'll set you back $369.99.
Sony has announced three new Xperia X smartphones, from the mid-to-high end with the entry level featuring a Snapdragon 650 SoC and the higher end an 820 processor for the extra burst of speed.
Lenovo is kicking off MWC a bit early and has now announced of couple of new smartphones. The VIBE K5 and its bigger brother the K5 Plus are positioned as affordable entry devices with decent specs.
It's amazing what you can get for under five bucks these days. In India, you'll soon be able to get a smartphone with a 4-inch qHD display, 1.3 GHz quad-core CPU, 8 GB storage (expandable) and more.
Samsung sit atop the global smartphone shipment vendor list, but their dominance in China has been hit hard by companies like Huawei and Xaiomi, being pushed from the top five altogether.
BlackBerry is looking to capitalize on the Indian market, but when you look at the price tag on its Priv smartphone, it is hard to believe that Indians will pass on cheaper high end alternatives.
The IDC has released smartphone shipment figures for 2015. While Samsung and Apple top the chart at one and two respectively, the surprising winner for the year is Huawei.
Spotify is set to release updates to their Android and iOS apps over the next few weeks that will enable something that had only previously been available to select beta testers: video streaming.
Nokia has promised new hardware for 2016. And with the recent release of a new promotional video, two devices used in it, a tablet and a phone, are being touted as upcoming releases.
Just a few weeks into 2016, a new rumor has hit the web that places HTC as the frontrunner as manufacturer for this year's Google Nexus devices. HTC would create a mid and high-end Nexus device.
Currently in mass-production and slated for a February launch, the Xiaomi Mi 5 flagship recently showed up on GearBest, complete with renders and high-end specs, including the new Snapdragon 820.
With the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus launch being a distant memory, all eyes are now on Apple's upcoming iPhone 7 - a device that could come without the mainstream 3.5mm headphone jack.
LG has announced a new line of smartphones for 2016, including the K10 and K7, which will supersede its existing L series. These premium smartphones will be publicly unveiled at CES 2016.
'Tis the season to be jolly with yet another giveaway! This time it's the five-inch Bluboo Xtouch with eight cores, 3GB of RAM and a bunch of other nifty features! Good luck to those who enter! :)
The mysterious Windows 10 Mobile device that made waves earlier this month is a real device that is assumed to make its debut at Mobile World Congress in 2016.
The Xtouch is a great looking phone, but unfortunately has more flaws than what it should have. Neowin goes hands on with the smartphone and gives it a full review -- check it out!
Following an injunction by a German court, HTC may have sales of its smartphones and mobile devices banned in Germany over a lawsuit which claims HTC didn't properly license patents.
Straight from the rumor mill of South Korea comes news of a change in LG's flagship smartphone plans for 2016, with LG's G Flex 3 reportedly getting the axe in favor of a leaner lineup.
According to research firm IDC, smartphone shipments will slow down this 2015, predicting a single-digit growth of only 9.8%. Stagnation of shipments in the Asia Pacific region was seen as the reason.
It was only a matter of time, but someone built a working smartphone in Minecraft. Verizon took it upon themselves to build a smartphone that can MMS, browse the web and also perform video calls.
Further specifications leak of Samsung's second generation Galaxy A5 smartphone. This comes after a subset of information was released after the FCC approved the device last month.
Aimed at the mid-range market and competing with the likes of Samsung's Galaxy A5 and the One Plus X.
It's been a couple months, but a new render of Nokia's upcoming smartphone has hit the web and there's an interesting bit of info to be gleaned from the newly leaked image.
Chinese smartphone maker UMi has just launched a sub-$100 handset that puts most mid-range smartphones to shame, featuring a 5.5" AMOLED screen and 3GB of RAM for just 89 bucks.
The Chinese Bluboo Xtouch smartphone was dropped from 20 feet -- or about 6 meters -- and managed to not only keep working but the screen hadn't even slightly shattered either.
If you live in the United States or Canada, you'll now be able to order a OnePlus X direct from OnePlus themselves without having to go through a reseller.
Samsung is currently aiming to launch a new flip-phone called the SM-W2016, which packs an octa-core Exynos processor, with 3 GB of RAM. The smartphone is also a Galaxy S6 look-alike.
German smartphone maker Shift will ship a modular handset running Windows 10 Mobile or Android 5.1 depending upon the user's preference in Q3 2016. The device will be available for pre-order at €399.
After its previous successful launch if the Intel-powered ZenFone 2 earlier this year, ASUS is announcing a new mid-range smartphone that offers good value and won't break the bank.
Respawn Entertainment has partnered with Nexon and Particle City in an effort to bring Titanfall games to Android and iOS platforms in 2016, promising a "deep rich mobile experience".
Nintendo has unveiled the name of its upcoming smartphone game, dubbing it "Miitomo". Exact details of the title are unknown but it will rely heavily on social interaction and is slated for 2016.
After announcing plans in March to offer games "compatible with a variety of devices including PCs, smartphones and tablets", Nintendo is expected to unveil its first mobile game tomorrow.
In a video posted by Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oukitel, the currently unreleased K6000 is shown to charge four other smartphones, as well as an iPad, through its USB port, among other things.