Asus PadFone Mini 4.3 to get Chinese rival?

Asus PadFone Mini 4.3 to get Chinese rival?
Many people expect that Asus' PadFone Mini 4.3 will be officially unveiled on December 11th, ahead of the massive mobile phone event CES 2014 at the start of January.This is according to posts from serial tipster @evleaks, which seem to carry a number of press images showing the 4.3-inch device. The pictures also show a scaled-down dock for tablets with a seven-inch frame.However, there could…

iOS 7 breaks roll out record

iOS 7 breaks roll out record
There's fierce competition between iOS and Android, with the two mobile phone operating systems leading the rest of the market.However, one area that Apple seems to be outdoing its Android rival on is when it comes to software updates, which is echoed in the most recent figures since the release of iOS 7.The Cupertino company has announced that its latest operating system is now on…

Huawei to bring eight-core phone

Huawei to bring eight-core phone
Rumours that Huawei could be about to release an eight-core chip mobile phone have gone into overdrive as the company has issued invitations.The Chinese manufacturer has sent the world's press invitations to an event that will be held on December 16th.Although the document is mainly in Chinese, the word "honor" is displayed in English. The Huawei Honor 4 has been rumoured to use MediaTek's brand…

Samsung handset to run Windows Phone?

Samsung handset to run Windows Phone?
Earlier in the week we heard that Samsung was planning to release at least four, maybe five, new mobile phones during the first half of 2014. However, a new leak suggests that one of the company's future handsets could run Microsoft's Windows Phone, though probably not as soon as next year.A listing for a handset appeared on Zauba.com with the model number SM-W750V. The details…

Nexus 5 gets camera update

Nexus 5 gets camera update
Owners of Google's Nexus 5 mobile phone will be pleased that the latest Android update is around the corner, as it should see their cameras significantly bettered.The Android KitKat 4.4.1 update will improve the functions of the camera and is available for users over the air now.A number of features will be boosted in the download but focuses on enhancing the quality of photos taken…

Samsung Galaxy S5 details leak online?

Samsung Galaxy S5 details leak online?
A new Samsung mobile phone has appeared in the benchmark tests, which has sparked rumours that it could be the Galaxy S5.The device turned up under the model number SM-G900S and the listing has since disappeared but not before FoneArena managed to see it.According to the website the GFXBench test, FoneArena the Samsung handset will bring a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, an Adreno 330…

Samsung has at least four phones for 2014 Q1

Samsung has at least four phones for 2014 Q1
It appears as though Samsung will have multiple mobile phones released next year as the company has announced that at least four devices will be launched at the start of 2014.According to etnews, Samsung is preparing to release four or five smartphones during the first quarter of next year.Although it is difficult to determine how reliable these rumours are, it fits in with the timeframe…

Apple closer to wireless charging in iPhones

Apple closer to wireless charging in iPhones
It appears that Apple may be one step closer to getting wireless charging for its range of mobile phones.However, the Cupertino company is not the only smartphone manufacturer to be working on this and it could very well be a race to the finish line.Apple may be that one step closer though, as the company has been granted a patent for this feature, reports Patently…