LG Q2 2017 financial report: home tech bring money, phones struggle

July 27th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

LG Electronics published the financial results for the second quarter of this year. The revenue went up 4% year over year to $12.89 billion while the operating income was 13.6% higher, $0.59 billion. Most of 

Samsung profit keeps rising in Q2 2017 thanks to the chip business

July 27th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

Samsung reported a record-breaking profit in Q2 2017. It registered KRW61 trillion or about $54.7 billion revenue. The operating profit stood at KRW14.07 trillion ($12.6 billion), which is a staggering 72% increase year-over-year. The expectations 

Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341) goes through Geekbench, leaves Snapdragon 835 footprints

July 27th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

The Sony G8341 was spotted again, this time in Geekbench scores. The benchmark confirms the suspected Snapdragon 835 chipset and 4GB of RAM, though it only showed Android 7.1 Nougat. Other leaks about this phone 

Exynos 9610 and 7885 leak: 10nm chips with Cortex-A73 cores and Mali-G71 GPU

July 27th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

A couple of months ago, a leak teased two new Exynos chipsets from Samsung Electronics. A new rumor revises the specs of one of those and adds a new chip into the mix. Exynos 9610 

Rose Pink Galaxy S8 arrives in North America

July 27th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

Samsung launched the impressive-looking Galaxy S8 in March, but its pink variant took until June to arrive. The Rose Pink option was announced in Taiwan and now it’s starting to expand to other markets as