Sony Xperia Z3X benchmarked, Snapdragon 810 in tow

October 1st, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Smartphones

It looks like Sony is getting ready to launch a new phablet, to succeed the Xperia Z Ultra from last year. The device will be called Xperia Z3X and it’s going to be a beast. The first details about it were actually leaked back in…

Xolo Q2100 launches with fingerprint sensor at only $219 price

October 1st, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Smartphones

The Xolo Q2100 launches today in India packing a fingerprint sensor at the back, a first for the company. It also has an IR blaster complete with a preloaded Peel Smart Remote app.

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus kicks off in China on October 17

September 30th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

The Chinese regulator approved the iPhone 6 for sale in the country just a few hours ago and Apple has rushed to announce the new generation iPhones’ pricing and availability.

Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Quickly Dominate Japanese Smartphone Sales

September 29th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

Apple‘s new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets are dominating the Japanese market in their first week of sales, reports Forbes, which cited weekly sales rankings provided by Japan’s BCN. iPhone sales were boosted by carrier Softbank, which edged out KDDI and NTT DoCoMo as…

iOS 8 Safari Supports Animated PNG Images

September 29th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

With the release of iOS 8, Safari has gained the ability to display Animated PNGs (APNGs). Originally proposed in 2004 as a replacement to animated GIF images, APNGs offers more color and transparency support over GIFs. The Animated Portable Network Graphics (APNG) file format is…