Samsung denies cheating Galaxy Note 3 benchmark tests

Samsung denies cheating Galaxy Note 3 benchmark tests
Last week, Samsung was accused of foul play as reports claimed that the company was cheating benchmark tests for its upcoming Galaxy Note 3 mobile phone.However, the company has denied that it has done anything wrong and defended the recent test results for its super-sized phablet.The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will sport a 2.3GHz quad-core processor and the company says that the results are down…

Amazon’s smartphone to pack four cameras?

Amazon’s smartphone to pack four cameras?
It's not the first time that the Amazon-made mobile phone has made the news but reports have emerged that the smartphone could support 3D.Amazon is producing two devices and one is thought to be a high-end handset which will feature a 3D user interface and four cameras for facial tracking purposes, according to TechCrunch, The premium "Smith" smartphone is thought to carry four cameras, one in…

Google’s Nexus 5 could carry super camera

Google’s Nexus 5 could carry super camera
Google has been in the news this week for the release of its latest Hummingbird update, however, it's the company's mobile phone which is making conversation today (October 3rd).The Nexus 5 is expected to be released soon and more rumours and leaks are emerging about the Google-powered device. Android Community got some files from Myce which gave more details about the upcoming Android KitKat 4.4 software. The…

‘Entry-level’ Vertu Constellation costs AU$7,000

‘Entry-level’ Vertu Constellation costs AU$7,000
Vertu is a fairly unheard of brand which is never going to appeal to a lot of customers, mainly because of the hefty price tag that comes with its mobile phones.Its latest smartphone, the Constellation, has been launched for the eye-watering price of AU$7,000. However, this is a low-end device for the company as it released its mid-range handset, the Vertu Ti, earlier this year…

Nokia Lumia 520 is driving Microsoft’s market share

Nokia Lumia 520 is driving Microsoft’s market share
Microsoft may have found the transition into mobile phones difficult, but recent reports indicate that the company is finding its feet in the competitive smartphone market.Speaking at an internal meeting for the firm, the Windows giant revealed that the Nokia Lumia 520 is now the company's best-selling device and this is having a significant impact on Microsoft's share of the market.The budget-friendly handset is outselling…

HTC One Max may arrive on October 17th

HTC One Max may arrive on October 17th
Many people are keen to see when HTC's super-sized mobile phone will actually be unveiled, and the latest reports indicate that it may not be that far off.According to Chinese site ePrice, the HTC One Max will be launched by the company on October 17th, though this is a little later than the date which was first speculated.It was first thought that the HTC phablet…

Qualcomm hits out at iPhone 5S processor

Qualcomm hits out at iPhone 5S processor
Apple has made a big deal of the new processor it is including in its flagship mobile phone - the iPhone 5S. However, rival manufacturer Qualcomm has slammed the Cupertino company's choice of A7 processor. The American smartphone giant cited its iPhone 5S as the first handset to sport a 64-bit architecture.However, Qualcomm is less than impressed. Senior vice-president and chief marketing officer at the firm…

Android 4.3 starts to roll-out to HTC One

Android 4.3 starts to roll-out to HTC One
Many HTC One users have been eagerly waiting for the latest mobile phone update to arrive. However, it appears that Android 4.3 has now started to roll-out to these devices.Only the international, unlocked version of the device is currently being updated, however, it may not be good news for all HTC One owners.Jason Mackenzie, HTC America president, tweeted "Unlocked out! Carrier skus coming, but will…