BlackBerry Bold 9720 sports BB7

BlackBerry Bold 9720 sports BB7
Although BlackBerry has only just released its BB10 operating system, it appears to be the older mobile phone software which is going into new models.An insider document shows some information about a Bold 9720 device that appears to be running the company's older operating system rather than BB10. BlackBerry's chief executive Thorsten Heins said in June that another BB7 handset was due and it seems…

LG producing Windows Phone 8 handset

LG producing Windows Phone 8 handset
LG is looking to expand its range of mobile phones by releasing a Windows Phone 8-toting device.The company has confirmed that it has such a handset in the research and development stage at the moment, through LG's managing director for India Kwon Soon. He told Light Reading India: "We are actually working on our Windows Phone 8 OS powered smartphone." He added that the firm is still…

Nokia Lumia 1020 leak claims it’ll arrive this month

Nokia Lumia 1020 leak claims it’ll arrive this month
Many rumours have surrounded the appearance of Nokia's latest flagship mobile phone, the Lumia 1020. However, it now seems that we may not have to wait much longer to see the handset for ourselves.An image, claiming to be a snapshot of Microsoft's Store inventory, has surfaced and says the phone will hit stores on July 22nd.The device is also listed as the Nokia Lumia 1020,…

LG Optimus G2 to bring a five-inch screen?

LG Optimus G2 to bring a five-inch screen?
The upcoming mobile phone from LG may bring a little more excitement than people had previously thought as speculation hints that the LG Optimus G2 may have a screen in excess of five inches.Last week rumours suggested the device would have odd buttons on the back which would probably adjust the volume, but today reports are emerging that the smartphone will be the first from…

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to slim down on design

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to slim down on design
Users who are planning to purchase the mega-sized Samsung Galaxy Note 3 may not have as much trouble fitting the mobile phone in their pocket as they expected.According to new information, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note will be a slimmed down version of what we had expected. It will apparently measure just 8mm thick, which is thinner than its predecessor, and weigh in at 183g.Rumours…

HTC stops updates for One S

HTC stops updates for One S
Following the release of its super-successful HTC One mobile phone, it's no surprise the company is starting to end the lifespan of some of its older devices.The HTC One S will receive no more updates, the firm announced, although it was only released last year. It means users won't see the Android 4.2. download, or any other ones for that matter.In a statement a spokesperson…

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 due for September arrival?

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 due for September arrival?
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been heavily-rumoured for a while, but the Korean manufacturer is staying quiet about when the mobile phone is expected to be released.However, insiders have taken it upon themselves to leak a suspected date for the super-sized phablet. According to Android Geeks, someone "close" to these things has revealed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is expected to be released…

iPhone 5S to support superfast LTE-Advanced

iPhone 5S to support superfast LTE-Advanced
The upcoming flagship mobile phone from Apple has been rumoured to be toting the latest 4G LTE-Advanced which would make it incredibly fast.According to a source that spoke to the Korean Times, carrier SK Telecom is said to be in negotiations with Apple about releasing an iPhone that would support LTE-Advanced speeds.The anonymous SK Telecom executive also indicated the device would be the iPhone 5S,…