Tag Archive: Announces


Micromax launches entry-level Bolt Selfie and announces Canvas Selfie 4

India’s leading handset maker, Micromax, has announced the launch of its two new smartphones — Bolt Selfie and Canvas Selfie 4. With a focus on front-facing camera, Micromax is bringing its highly successful Canvas Selfie range to the entry level Bolt series.

Commenting on the launch, Mr Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, said,

Our Bolt Selfie is designed to keep the new and young smartphone users especially women in Tier 2 & 3 cities who have  [Read More…]

Google officially announces Android app support on Chromebooks

Google has officially announced support for Android apps on Chromebooks. Developers will be able to begin optimizing their apps for Chromebooks now, with the feature becoming officially available later in 2016. Apps will be able to run in three different window sizes to offer the best experience possible, and you’ll be able to use the keyboard, mouse and touch input all within the same apps.

From the announcement post:

Today we announced  [Read More…]

AT&T announces you’ll now be able to use your service in Mexico and Canada

Travelers rejoice! AT&T is joining the growing trend of carriers letting you use your service across the border. Starting on Friday, May 20 those of you who have Mobile Share Value plans with 15 GB of data and above will be able to use your unlimited calling, texting and plan data in Mexico. The good

AT&T announces the $100 LG Phoenix 2

AT&T is supposed to begin selling the LG Phoenix 2 on its website today for $ 99.99 without a contract under its GoPhone pre-paid brand. The phone will be sold at other retailers on Saturday, May 14 and at AT&T stores on June 10.

AT&T says the LG Phoenix 2 has a 5-inch display, with Android 6.0 Marshmallow pre-installed. The announcement says nothing about the phone’s processor, memory or storage but it does say it has  [Read More…]

5 years in the making: Republic Wireless announces Wi-Fi calling

Today, Republic Wireless announces a feature they’ve been working on for five years: Wi-Fi calling. First launched in 2011, Republic Wireless made tentative steps into this technology. In 2013, the company was able to have phones switch from Wi-Fi to cellular signals. Then, in mid-2015 Republic Wireless was able to achieve going from cellular back

Samsung announces the new Galaxy Tab A 10.1 for Europe

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 for Europe and should have the new tablet available for purchase next month. Set to arrive in both black and white variants, this latest device from Samsung will set you back €289 ($ 330) for the base Wi-Fi-only model. Opting for LTE connectivity will kick prices off from €349 ($ 395).

As covered by SamMobile, the Galaxy A 10.1 sports a 10.1-inch WUXGA (1920×100) display, 1.6 octa-core Exynos  [Read More…]

T-Mobile announces rugged Kyocera DuraForce XD for May 11

T-Mobile this week confirmed it will begin selling the rough and tumble Kyocera DuraForce XD smartphone. Arriving on May 11, the handset gives users a rugged device that’s built for most elements. The DuraForce XD is powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core processor and boasts a tremendous 3,700mAh battery. In other words, it’s designed to last

LG announces Bluetooth-enabled Rolly Keyboard 2 for South Korean market

LG has announced the Rolly Keyboard 2, a followup to the original Rolly Keyboard Bluetooth accessory, for its home market of South Korea. Designed to work with smartphones and tablets, the Rolly Keyboard 2 can unfurl to give you quick access to a standard keyboard and built-in dock to get work done on the go. Once your done, the keyboard can be rolled right back up.

Improving on its predecessor, the Rolly Keyboard 2 now includes five  [Read More…]

T-Mobile announces exciting Spring Break data special

For a limited time, T-Mobile customers can make use of the newly announced Spring Break special. Just in time for the season, customers can get two lines with 12 GB of LTE data (6 GB each – no sharing required) for $ 80 a month. This added on top of Binge On and Music Freedom is sure

Huawei announces the P9 and P9 Plus with dual Leica cameras

Huawei is betting a partnership with Leica will help their new cameras stand out in the crowd.

Dual-lens smartphones have been a hot topic over the last couple of months, and Huawei is hot on LG’s heels with an impressive pair of new smartphones to show off exactly that. To help drive these selling points home, Huawei has stamped the Leica brand on the back of the phone and offered up some Leica-styled imaging modes in  [Read More…]