LG G4 Beat goes official with Snapdragon 615 SoC

July 9th, 2015   decode  Android 5, Android 5.1, Android M, Samsung, Smartphones

LG took the wraps off the G4 Beat mid-range smartphone. Previously leaked as LG G4 S, the newcomer, as its name suggests, features the same design as the Korean giant’s flagship smartphone. LG G4 Beat features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 chipset, 1.5GB of RAM, 8GB…

Samsung Galaxy A8 goes in testing ahead of launch

July 9th, 2015   decode  Android, Android 5.1, Android M, Samsung

Samsung has commenced testing phase of the Galaxy A8 smartphone as indicated by the import listing on India site Zauba. The Galaxy A8 has not exactly been one of the best kept secrets – it has been spotted in live images, video, and even certifications.

Xiaomi Mi5 Plus swings by TENAA, poses for photos

July 9th, 2015   decode  Android 5, Android 5.1, Android M, Xiaomi

It is no secret that Xiaomi is hard at work on two new devices – the Xiaomi Mi 5 and Mi5 Plus. The latter was the subject of many rumors and more than a few speculations about its specs sheet. Now, the headset has gone…

The restructured Microsoft to release up to six phones per year

July 9th, 2015   decode  Microsoft, Windows 10

Microsoft is undergoing some major changes, starting with the writing off the Nokia acquisition and laying off 7,800 employees. The Nokia Devices and Services business was obviously a failure and quickly became a burden.

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and S6 edge are crushing the best “apples”

July 9th, 2015   decode  Apple, iOS

Samsung has regained the top spot in smartphone sales in the United States, according to the latest from analyst firm Kantar Worldpanel Comtech, after just one month of Galaxy S6 and S6 edge sales (April-May 2015). Even though Apple’s iPhone 6 will go down as…