Samsung Galaxy S5 versus LG Nexus 5

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The Samsung Galaxy S5, introduced at Mobile World Congress 2014, will likely go on to become one of the top-selling Android smartphones of the year. And why not? It’s the latest in Samsung’s flagship line of devices and it’s better than ever. But, how does it fare when you ...

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Samsung rolls out Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress

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After what seems like more than a year’s worth of rumors and leaks, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a reality. Arriving in April, the handset is more than a minor step up from its predecessor. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Samsung’s custom UI. Hardware ...

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HTC Desire 816 announced with spring release

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HTC on Monday announced the Desire 816, a mid-range Android that provides much of the HTC One experience in a lower price point. Made from polycarbonate materials, the Desire 816 features a 5.5-inch 720p display, 13-megapixel rear camera, and 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Powered by a 1.2GHz ...

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YotaPhone debuts next-gen smartphone at MWC

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Yota Devices, the company behind the dual-display smartphone experience, has announced a second-generation device at Mobile World Congress. Key among the differences from the first model is that both the e-paper display and 5-inch AMOLED panel are touch. The phone itself is more curvy and ...

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Samsung sets price and availability for Galaxy Camera 2

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At the beginning of the year, Samsung announced their second iteration of the Galaxy Camera. Today, they have officially announced the availability and pricing for the Galaxy Camera 2. It can be yours for $449.99 somewhere around mid-March. In case you may have missed the original announcement, ...

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(UPDATE) LG announces the G2 mini ahead of MWC launch date

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A few days ago, LG posted a photo on Facebook hinting at a Mobile World Congress launch date for the LG G2 mini. The company came out today, ahead of the launch date, and officially announced the new miniature phone. A decent amount of the specs were already leaked, so there isn’t a whole ...

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Samsung dials up Galaxy Core LTE

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Samsung today introduced its latest Android smartphone, the mid-range Galaxy Core LTE. Powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.5-inch qHD display, a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. The rear of the device offers a 5-megapixel camera, the front a ...

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Jabra Solemate Max review

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A warm and welcome new addition to my home, the Solemate Max is the latest in portable speakers from Jabra. If you’ll remember, we had high praise for its predecessor, the Solemate, in our review from 2012. How does big brother measure up? Magnificently. Weighing in at almost 8 lbs, ...

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Halo Galaxy S 4 Power Case review

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Looking to extend the time period between charges of your Samsung Galaxy S4 but don’t want to bulk up? Consider the new Halo S4 case from Lenmar. Thanks to its internal 2600mAh battery, you’ll essentially double the time you stay away from a charger. Not simply just a battery, ...

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In Brief: Android-related accessories announced at CES 2014 (Volume 1)

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This edition features smartphone-related products and accessories announced for CES 2014 In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys. These are things that we still feel are ...

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T-Mobile gets exclusive U.S. rights to Sony Xperia Z1S

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T-Mobile on Monday announced that it will be the exclusive U.S. carrier for the Sony Xperia Z1S smartphone. In a nutshell, the Z1S is a version of the Z1 which has been optimized for T-Mobile’s network with other, minor hardware tweaks. Like the Z1 which was announced in September of last ...

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Lenovo ThinkVision 28 Android powered 4K Smart Display

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The Lenovo ThinkVision is an impressive beast with a 4K multi-touch display, but the coolest feature is that it doubles as an Android device running KitKat. This is not your typical display and the price isn’t either, reigning in at $1,199.  However, alot cheaper than other 4k displays ...

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In Brief: Supertooth debuts Disco4 wireless speaker

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Las Vegas – January 5, 2014 – SuperTooth, Bluetooth expert and world’s leading in-car speakerphone brand,debuts the Disco4 tonight at CES Unveiled – a handheld speaker featuring a comfortable carrying strap, Bluetooth 4.0 and tap-to-pair NFC technology. “SuperTooth’s longstanding expertise in ...

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Nearly full set of specs detailed for HTC One+ (M8)

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It seems that a day can’t go by without even more details about the successor to the HTC One coming out. The latest in the rumors suggest that the new flagship, supposedly called the HTC One+, will feature a: 5-inch 1080p display covered by Gorilla Glass 3, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 805 ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy Camera 2

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Samsung’s Android-powered Galaxy Camera 2 debuts ahead of CES 2014 Samsung on Thursday introduced its second generation of the Galaxy Camera, the Android-powered digital camera. As you might expect, the hardware and software are pushed forward and feature quite the powerful and smart ...

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