Rumours archive

  • LG's white Nexus 4 appears in leaked press shots
    Phones

    LG's white Nexus 4 appears in leaked press shots

    By 27 May 2013

    A few press images of a white LG Nexus 4 leaked online over the weekend and suggest the much-anticipated device could hit the Google Play store soon. Android Police first spotted the images with the model number E960W and noted the original Nexus 4 has...

  • Tall iPod Nano to make a return only this time with a home button
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    Tall iPod Nano to make a return only this time with a home button

    By 11 July 2012

    Apple is said to be considering re-launching the iPod nano, with a return to the taller model appearing likely. The last variant of the iPod nano saw Apple opt for a squarer, more compact design. However, according to Macotakara, the manufacturer will...

  • Are HTC and Facebook developing a smartphone?
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    Are HTC and Facebook developing a smartphone?

    By 25 April 2012

    HTC and Facebook may be working towards developing another Facebook phone, if sources talking to DigiTimes are to be believed. Although little or no information of any substance is given as evidence, it's said that a Q3 2012 launch is being eyed to set...

  • Another prototype Samsung Galaxy S3 surfaces, custom controls incoming?
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    Another prototype Samsung Galaxy S3 surfaces, custom controls incoming?

    By 25 April 2012

    We've seen a number of leaks surrounding Samsung's next Galaxy, purported to be called the Samsung Galaxy S3, and this one comes from a Chinese mobile forum Mobile1.  The page has since been taken down, but the images are still to be had and show up...

  • Nokia design chief confirms tablet development
    Tablets

    Nokia design chief confirms tablet development

    By 15 March 2012

    Earlier this week we told you how Nokia, according to Digitimes at least, is readying a 10-inch tablet that will come rocking with Microsoft's new touch-friendly OS, Windows 8. And now, speaking to Finnish magazine Kauppalehti Optio, Nokia design chief...

  • Sony Alpha A57 picture leaks, could launch this week
    Cameras

    Sony Alpha A57 picture leaks, could launch this week

    By 12 March 2012

    The first image of what is purported to be the next Alpha range camera from Sony - the Sony Alpha A57 - has leaked online along with some juicy specs and a rumoured release date. Starting with the details, the Alpha A57 looks just like the translucent...

  • Sony Xperia Pepper to add some spice
    Phones

    Sony Xperia Pepper to add some spice

    By 12 March 2012

    Looking like it will fit in pretty well with the new Sony Xperia NXT Series, the Sony MT27i - aka the Sony Xperia Pepper - has got leaky in webland with a rendering and some spec details popping up on PocketNow. If you didn't get the memo, the new Sony...

  • Nokia Windows 8 tablet touted for 2012
    Tablets

    Nokia Windows 8 tablet touted for 2012

    By 12 March 2012

    Nokia, according to Digitimes at least, is readying a 10-inch tablet that will come rocking with Microsoft's new touch-friendly OS, Windows 8. Packing a "dual-core platform" from Qualcomm (so presumably the S4) the Nokia tablet could land "in the fourth...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6 to be announced tomorrow?
    Tablets

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6 to be announced tomorrow?

    By 8 March 2012

    Samsung could be lining up to announce the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6 tomorrow, bringing the new iPad's resolutionary reign to an abrupt halt. Pocket-lint has received information from a source close to the matter, claiming a new Samsung Tab...

  • iPad HD and iPad mini rumours heat up
    Tablets

    iPad HD and iPad mini rumours heat up

    By 6 March 2012

    In case you've been living down a hole for the past few days you're no doubt fully aware that Apple is all set to take the covers off of its next-generation iPad 3 this week, with a 7 March event in San Francisco. But we may not be seeing the iPad 3 at...

  • Is this Sony's first Windows Phone 7 handset?
    Phones

    Is this Sony's first Windows Phone 7 handset?

    By 21 February 2012

    We last saw details about a Sony Windows Phone 7 handset in January and if new spy shots are to be believed, then the new Sony Windows Phone 7 handset will be a side slider. QWERTY Windows Phones are somewhat rare these days, with the majority being touchscreen...

  • New HTC Ice Cream Sandwich device pictures leak
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    New HTC Ice Cream Sandwich device pictures leak

    By 10 February 2012

    With just over two weeks to go before all the smartphone makers play their early 2012 hands over in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress, a mystery HTC device has popped up online. Like an orphaned puppy at Battersea Dogs Home, the handset has no name,...

  • Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime sequel pictures leaked
    Tablets

    Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime sequel pictures leaked

    By 3 February 2012

    The Asus Eee Pad Transformer line may be seeing yet another model thrown into the mix if a couple of leaked pictures on the web are anything to go by. The images, nabbed by French site Blogeee, show a device that has apparently been named as the TF300T...

  • New iPod nano with camera pictures appear online
    Online

    New iPod nano with camera pictures appear online

    By 2 February 2012

    Every September from 2005 until 2010 we were treated to a new generation of iPod nano. But in 2011 - nada. But the long wait for some new nano love could be coming to an end soon, if some leaked pics of a purported seventh-gen iPod nano prove to be the...

  • Pentax K-01 compact system camera pictures leaked
    Cameras

    Pentax K-01 compact system camera pictures leaked

    By 2 February 2012

    There have been rumours that Pentax is about to join the compact system camera race floating around for a few weeks now, but we've now seen evidence for ourselves that this is true. Pictures of the new mirrorless snapper, the Pentax K-01, have appeared...

  • HTC Ville shows its Android 4, Sense 4 face (video)
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    HTC Ville shows its Android 4, Sense 4 face (video)

    By 31 January 2012

    The forthcoming HTC Ville has made a 3-minute video debut online, revealing a great deal about the incoming Android 4, Sense 4 handset. Although the specs have previously been rumoured and we've seen images of the new Android handset, the video leaves...

  • Xbox 720 and PS4 not likely for 2012
    Gaming

    Xbox 720 and PS4 not likely for 2012

    By 31 January 2012

    Sony and Microsoft were reportedly set to go head to head at the E3 games expo this June, with the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox 720 both purported to be given débuts at the LA based show, but a couple of French directors from the companies have dampened...

  • LG Optimus 3D 2, a thinner 3D Android phone incoming
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    LG Optimus 3D 2, a thinner 3D Android phone incoming

    By 23 January 2012

    We knew that LG would be releasing a second version of their Optimus 3D handset, because LG's Dr Noh told us so in September of last year.  Now images and details have found their way onto Pocketnow.com, following the appearance of the new LG X3 handset...

  • LG X3 leak suggests predictable Tegra 3 and HD display
    Phones

    LG X3 leak suggests predictable Tegra 3 and HD display

    By 23 January 2012

    The next generation of LG Android smartphone, going under the codename of X3, has been revealed, suggesting a quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset and high definition display will be amongst the new hardware from the Korean manufacturer. The details say that...

  • Pentax K-01 compact system camera to offer APS-C sensor?
    Cameras

    Pentax K-01 compact system camera to offer APS-C sensor?

    By 19 January 2012

    Pextax is set to join the compact system camera race, if rumours are to be believed. Named as the Pentax K-01, this compact system/mirrorless camera, like the recent Fujifilm X-Pro1, will feature an APS-C sized sensor. The Pentax K-01 will feature the...

  • Three new Sony handsets leak ahead of MWC
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    Three new Sony handsets leak ahead of MWC

    By 17 January 2012

    Three new Sony handsets have leaked courtesy of blurrycam, hinting at a duo of Android devices and a Windows Phone 7 device being unveiled at Mobile World Congress next month. In terms of the Windows Phone device, it would mean a new manufacturer for...

  • Apple to digitise classroom with 'Garageband for ebooks'
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    Apple to digitise classroom with 'Garageband for ebooks'

    By 17 January 2012

    Apple could be about to launch a new platform for for digital textbooks, which it hopes will bring an innovative method for students to interact with the subject matter and all linked to the iTunes platform making it very easy to access. All to be revealed...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 set for possible US March launch
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    Nokia Lumia 900 set for possible US March launch

    By 16 January 2012

    The Nokia Lumia 900 could be launching March 2012 according to a Nokia developer newsletter which was posted recently, it also suggests the phone will be available on AT&T. The news comes after the Lumia 900's official unveiling at CES 2012, with the...

  • Apple TV said to be struggling for top-tier content as 50-inch set rumoured
    Home Cinema

    Apple TV said to be struggling for top-tier content as 50-inch set rumoured

    By 5 January 2012

    Apple is said to be struggling to come up with top-tier content for its Apple TV project, if a report from USA Today is to believed, the article citing an anonymous Apple employee and two television industry sources who claim to have the inside knowledge....

  • Fujifilm mirrorless camera leaked, expect full outing at CES
    Cameras

    Fujifilm mirrorless camera leaked, expect full outing at CES

    By 4 January 2012

    A new image has emerged from the depths of the web showing off the latest and greatest mirrorless camera from Fujifilm ahead of its rumoured official outing at CES 2012. The camera itself was previously mentioned in early October during a press conference...