Smartphones

Apple set to discontinue iPhone SE

Apple is said to discontinue its low-cost iPhone SE handset next year in favor of a new entry-level iPhone, Wall Street analysts are speculating. In...

First ever UAE ‘Mobile Phone in the Car’ behaviour research

Only 26% ‘never’ use their mobile phones while driving 74% use their phone for incoming calls, 43% for outgoing calls 19% use their...

Note-worthy Evolution: A look back at Galaxy Note devices over the...

As Samsung plans to introduce the latest addition to the Galaxy Note family while sorting out the fiasco of the Galaxy Note7; we take...

Galaxy S7’s Always On Display shows only the most relevant information

A recent report has revealed that 93 percent of consumers in emerging markets look at their phone within an hour or less of waking...

Samsung halts Galaxy Note 7 production

It is official! Samsung halted production of the crisis-ridden Galaxy Note 7, pulling the plug on a smartphone plagued with problems since launching two...

Google unveils Pixel phones, Daydream View headsets, Google Wifi, Chromecast Ultra...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai began today's event noting a shift from a mobile-first to AI-first focus, highlighting Google Assistant, software the company intends to...

Galaxy Note 7 exchange programme in UAE begins; Announces battery software...

Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced the start of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Exchange Programme in the UAE, where customers can begin to exchange...

Top 3 Worth to Buy Smartphones in 2016

If you are thinking of getting a new device, you should consider our recommendations for three worth to buy smartphones in 2016. All are...

Exchange Program for Galaxy Note 7 in UAE

Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced the availability of its Exchange Program for Galaxy Note 7 owners in the UAE. This program is in response...

Introducing iPhone 7

Including Breakthrough New Camera Systems, the Best Battery Life Ever in an iPhone and Water & Dust Resistance Apple today introduced iPhone 7 and iPhone...

Newly Launched Moto G Play for Just $99.99

The new Moto G Play is available to Prime members for just $99.99 (for a free trial click here), featuring a 5” HD display,...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recalled worldwide

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is recalling millions of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones worldwide after reports of the devices catching fire while...

Huawei Debuts New nova Series of Smartphones at IFA 2016

At IFA 2016, Huawei Consumer Business Group debuted the Huawei nova and the Huawei nova plus, the first smartphones in the new series designed...

Android 7.0 Nougat Release Date, Features Revealed

A slew of reports circulating online hint that Android 7.0 Nougat will start rolling out as soon as August 22. The much-lauded sequel to Android...

Chinese makes lead the charts of smartphones sales

Five of Top 10 Worldwide Mobile Phone Vendors Increased Sales in Second Quarter of 2016 Global Sales of Smartphones Grew 4.3 Percent Year on...

Report: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Pro will go on sale September...

According to prominent mobile phone leaker Evan Blass, the world may be just under two months away from the iPhone 7. "iPhone 2016 release: week...

Smartphones are Top Productivity Killer

While technology helps workers stay connected while away from the office, in many cases it is causing them to disconnect while in the office,...

World’s First Tango-Enabled Smartphone – PHAB2 Pro

Lenovo (HKSE: 0992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) launched the much anticipated PHAB2 Pro – the world’s first Tango-enabled smartphone to enable augmented reality experiences –...

Worldwide Smartphone Sales to Slow

Worldwide Smartphone Sales to Grow 7 Percent in 2016 Smartphone Sales Recorded Highest Growth of 73 Percent in 2010 Global smartphone sales will continue...

GCC’s mobile phone market suffered double-digit decline in Q1 2016

Mobile phone shipments to the GCC suffered double-digit declines in Q1 2016 according to the latest figures announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC)....

The Emirates Mobile App is Now Android Pay-enabled

The Dubai based Emirates Airline became the world's first international carrier to integrate "Buy with Android Pay" into a mobile app for passengers. What does...

The Android Update: the N-Release, Virtual Reality, Android Studio 2.2 and...

In the past year, Android users around the globe have installed apps–built by developers over 65 billion times on Google Play. To help developers...

iPhone 7 Production Orders – A Record Figure

Taiwan's Economic Daily News reported that Apple has ordered contract manufacturers to produce 72M-78M iPhone 7 units this year, a record figure for a...

Surface Phone Rumor Roundup

Microsoft Surface Phone rumors have been thrown around quite a lot, and the company seems to be focusing its energy to delivering the much...