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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ vs LG G4 – specs comparison

It’s becoming clearer and clearer by the day that Samsung’s “true” flagship for the upcoming holiday season was always meant to be the Galaxy S6 Edge+, not the Note 5. It’s of course no coincidence the latter is getting a more limited global bow, and even its freshly surfaced S Pen-related “design flaw” may have

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ vs Galaxy S6 vs S6 Edge – specs comparison

Originally, we intended to take things very gradually when explaining Samsung’s new high-end smartphone roster, first spelling out the differences between the just-announced Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+, then pitting the latter against the “standard” S6 and S6 Edge, and finally comparing and contrasting the Note 5 and its faux leather-clad predecessor. But we

Android 5.1.1 update for the Sprint Galaxy Note 4 now up for grabs

If you own a Sprint branded Samsung Galaxy Note 4, you’d be pleased to know that the carrier is gearing up to issue the Android 5.1.1 update for the device. For those unaware, this version of the Note phablet has the model number SM-N910P. If you aren’t seeing the OTA notification on your device, you can head over

OnePlus 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 – specs comparison

After making the world wait a little longer than initially anticipated, Android’s 2014 breakout star finally entered the second chapter of its rapid and captivating evolution. Now that OnePlus isn’t exactly an underdog anymore, a wild card or question mark, the expectations are set much higher, which is why some folks believe the 2 is

LG Gentle

LG Gentle is a flip phone running Android 5.1 Lollipop

One might think that flip phones are a thing of the past, but LG certainly doesn’t think so. The company has just released the LG Gentle handset, which appears to be a run of the mill flip handset but with Android 5.1 Lollipop on board. The handset is packing a 3.2 inch display with a

NVIDIA Shield Portable

NVIDIA Shield Portable getting updated to Android 5.1

When announced a couple of years ago, the NVIDIA Shield Portable was one of the most unique Android devices to hit the market. Fast forward two years and it’s still one of the best handheld Android consoles you can find in the market. This device from NVIDIA is now the recipient of Android 5.1 Lollipop, while

Dell Venue 8

Dell seeding Android 5.1 to the Venue 8 7840 tablet

Previous heir to the world’s slimmest tablet crown (dethroned by the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 recently), the Dell Venue 8 7840 tablet is now the recipient of the latest Android 5.1 update from the company. This has taken quite a few of us by surprise as one doesn’t expect frequent updates from a relatively inactive Android

Sony Xperia Z2 and Xperia Z3 receiving Android 5.1 update now

The Sony Xperia Z2 and the Xperia Z3 were launched within a matter of 6-months in 2014 as part of Sony’s somewhat shambolic mobile industry plans. The two flagships are now receiving Android 5.1 officially, beginning with the unlocked variants out in the wild. As for other Sony flagships, the company has promised to send

2013 Moto X

AT&T stops Android 5.1 rollout for the 2013 Moto X

AT&T began sending out the Android 5.1.1 update for the 2013 Moto X recently. But according to a new revelation, the carrier has ceased the rollout of the update due to some issues with the ROM. However, the carrier or Motorola are yet to provide any further details on why this is happening. The carrier has merely mentioned

Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Galaxy A7 vs A5 vs A3 – specs comparison

After (hopefully) helping you better understand the “deal” with LG’s far too similar mid-range G4 derivations, our mission of clarifying convoluted Android smartphone families enters a new phase. Today, we’re all about praising the Samsung Galaxy A roster’s full-metal diversity. Yes, for once, you’ll see us endorse so-called “brand dilution” instead of bitching and complaining.