Tag Archive: Mini


Online-only Samsung Mini Pay is reportedly planned for a South Korea launch in June

A new report claims that Samsung Mini Pay, an online-only version of Samsung’s payment system, will launch in June in South Korea.

Korea-based ETNews claims that Samsung Mini Pay will work on both Android and iPhone. The report says that Samsung wants to see more online payments through this new method, as the current Samsung Pay is mostly used for offline transactions. It adds:

If Samsung Pay Mini is installed, online payments are executed automatically and  [Read More…]

Best mini Bluetooth speakers

Good things come in small packages!

Mini Bluetooth speakers are smaller and often cheaper than traditional Bluetooth speakers. Don’t worry though, small and less expensive doesn’t mean you have to lose sound quality. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best mini Bluetooth speakers that you can find on today’s market at three different price points.

Best options under $ 150

Sony SRS-X33 Bose Soundlink Color

Best options under $ 100

UE Roll Braven 705  [Read More…]

Opera Mini review

Are a few new features and data savings enough to make you switch?

Opera Mini for Android is first and foremost for those of you who want and/or need to conserve data, just like its “bigger” counterpart, Opera Max. Maybe you have a very limited allotment or maybe you’re on a pay-as-you-go plan. Either way, Opera Mini’s High and Extreme data saving modes can save you gigs and cash.

That’s great, but does it offer a  [Read More…]

Kyocera DuraForce XD mini review: A rugged phone that doesn’t break the bank

Kyocera is no stranger to making rugged smartphones, and its latest offering, the DuraForce XD, shows just that.

Rugged smartphones are often times in a league of their own, and odds are unless you have a specific need for one you aren’t going to end up walking out of a retail store with one as your next phone. For those in the construction, trucking, and other more physically demanding fields, rugged smartphones are a no-brainer as  [Read More…]

Opera Mini now comes with a built-in ad blocker

Opera Mini now comes with an integrated ad blocker, which according to the software maker will lead to 40% faster page load times while reducing data consumption by 14%. The browser also offers a compression engine that helps you save data costs.

To enable the ad blocking feature, head to Opera Mini’s “O” menu, tap the data-savings summary, and toggle “Block ads” to on:

The ad blocking feature works on both “High” and “Extreme” data compression options.  [Read More…]

HTC 10 mini may come with 4.7-inch display and top of the line specs

The HTC 10 hasn’t even been fully announced, and there are already rumors of the mini version of the device flying around. But the rumors are quite exciting, so let’s hope they’re right. The latest rumor claims that the HTC 10 mini will be a not-so-mini 4.7 inches, but will launch with high end specs.

More specifically, the device may have a Snapdragon 823 processor, which is an 820 clocked at 2.8GHz, and 4GB of RAM. Most mini devices suffer  [Read More…]

AndroidGuys deal of the day: VoCore Mini Linux Computer

Take on endless electronic projects with the Tiniest Linux computer yet with today’s AndroidGuys deal of the day for just $ 39 with free shipping. Mini computer boards are getting more popular by the day—but none have been quite as tiny or quite as affordable as VoCore. With this mini Linux machine, you can make a

AndroidGuys deal of the day: Nut Mini Tracker (2-pack)

Are you the type who is constantly misplacing your valuables? I don’t blame you as there simply so much to do in so little time. It’s rather easy to lose

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Always have power in your pocket with the mophie powerstation mini (review)

Over the past few years smartphone  companies have been making our phones bigger and bigger and inexplicably the batteries don’t seem to change much in size. The iPhone 5s was

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Motorola Droid Ultra, Maxx, and Mini will not receive Lollipop upgrades

Motorola has announced that it will not be bringing Lollipop to the Droid Ultra, Maxx, and Mini as they originally intended. This will leave the three phones, originally introduced in July 2013 at Android 4.4 KitKat. The announcement was made on Motorola’s forums, where the company also apologized for the lack of an upgrade.

From Motorola:

We apologize that we will not be upgrading DROID Ultra/Mini/Maxx to Android Lollipop, as we had hoped. We know  [Read More…]