Lumia sales in Pakistan increased over 300% in Q1

June 8th, 2015   decode  Microsoft, Smartphones

The quarter-over-quarter sales of Lumia devices more than tripled in Pakistan in Q1, 2015, according to Patrick Mercanton, head of marketing for Near-East, North Africa, Levant and Emerging Asia for Microsoft Mobile Devices.

Lumia 940XL said to come with iris scanner

June 8th, 2015   decode  Microsoft, Smartphones

Just over a month after there were reports that Microsoft is planning to introduce two high-end Lumia devices – codenamed Talkman and Cityman, popular leakster @evleaks has revealed that the latter (believed to be the Lumia 940XL) will feature an iris scanner.

LG G2 Mini to receive Lollipop update this month

June 8th, 2015   decode  Android, Android 5, Android 5.1, LG

The G2 mini, which was announced back in February last year and released a couple of months later, will receive the Android Lollipop update in June, according to LG Greece, which revealed the information in response to a comment on its Facebook page.

Lumia 640 XL now available for purchase in Canada

June 8th, 2015   decode  Microsoft, Nokia, Smartphones

The Lumia 640XL, which was unveiled by Microsoft back in March at this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), is now available for purchase in Canada. The device is only available in white, and will set you back around $272.

Live pictures of the Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 leak, tablet visits the FCC

June 8th, 2015   decode  Android 5, Android 5.1, Android M, Samsung, Smartphones

We exclusively reported that the Galaxy Tab S2, the second generation of Samsung’s stunning Super AMOLED tablets, would be getting an official announcement in June, and it seems Samsung is prepping up to do the needful very soon. Chinese certification authority TENAA had given us…