HTC U11 review: Squeeze U

June 10th, 2017   decode  news

For the past four iterations, HTC had been touting an all metal unibody design in its flagships. This year, HTC’s arrives with a fresh, new, and more fragile look. Tuned with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 CPU, top-notch audio experience , and a water resistant…

6-inch ZTE Max XL arrives at Sprint for $192

June 10th, 2017   decode  news

Back in April ZTE launched a new phablet, the Max XL, at both of Sprint’s prepaid brands – Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. It was apparently quite successful over there, and today it’s also become available at Sprint itself, online as well as in select…

Next iPhones may not support gigabit LTE speeds

June 10th, 2017   decode  news

A new report out today says Apple will use both Qualcomm and Intel modems for its trio of upcoming iPhones, reprising the strategy it employed last year for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. And like last year, this means the company will resort to…

Buying a OnePlus 5 will require an invite, at least in India

June 10th, 2017   decode  news

Have you ever met anyone who was into the OnePlus invite system before it was retired? Actually, have you ever heard of anyone that liked that system of buying smartphones? Probably not. But do brace yourself, for it looks like the much-hated invites will be…

Two new iPad Pro ads are out, focusing on power and the Apple Pencil

June 10th, 2017   decode  news

Apple started this week by announcing quite a few new products during its WWDC keynote on Monday. The new iPad Pro 10.5 and the revamped iPad Pro 12.9 are perhaps the most important devices that got official on that occasion. And today, ahead of their…