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Huawei Honor 7 Said to Use Sapphire Glass, Launch on July 14

26 Jun QQ20150603-5@2x

Chinese electronics maker Huawei’s Honor 7 smartphone is reportedly set to be unveiled on June 30 with an official launch date of July 14. Specifications of the device have been leaked at different times. (more…)

First Apple Store in Taiwan said to open in Xinyi District

26 May Apple-retail-store-624x351

Following the opening of several Apple Stores in Japan, Hong Kong and China, fans in Taiwan are looking forward to one here at home. It was recently rumored the first Apple Store will soon be opened in Taiwan, after human resource consulting firm Adecco listed a job on Taiwan’s 104 Job Bank, advertising it as full-time Apple Store sales associate. (more…)

Asus rumored to unveil ZenPad tablet at Computex

18 May asus-zenpad

Asus’ Zenfone drew global attention, but much to the industry’s surprise, the brand also plans to introduce a tablet, dubbed ZenPad. It is unclear if the new tablet will come with 4GB of RAM, like Zenfone 2. (more…)

Samsung likely to unveil S6 Active targeting outdoor enthusiasts

15 May 1431661698_358_resized

Samsung has been rolling out “Active” versions of its smartphones which feature shock, water, and dust resistance. Last year, it unveiled the Galaxy S5 Active, even though the flagship S5 already came with an IP67-waterproof rating. With the brand’s S6 and S6 Edge receiving positive market responses, Samsung is believed to be readying the “Active” versions of the two handsets as well. (more…)

iPhone 6s to have A9 chipset, upgraded camera: KGI

12 May 20150512100533

Apple Inc. releases its latest iPhones every September. The upcoming model for this September is believed to be the iPhone 6s, unless there is a surprise. There has been information regarding the phone circulating in the industry. According to KGI Securities’ latest report, the iPhone 6s will have multiple upgraded features, including an improved processor and camera. It will also come with improved user interaction features. (more…)

More evidence of Xiaomi’s interest in PCs surfaces

4 May xiaomi-mi-mechanical-keyboard-rmb-199-2

Xiaomi has once again become a hot topic on the internet as speculations of its rumored keyboard surfaces, according to the Chinese media. (more…)

Nokia Puts Out Official Statement, Denies Reports About Returning To Handset Business

28 Apr nokia

News source: Deepanshu Khandelwal, The Tech Portal

Nokia sold its entire mobile handset business to Microsoft last year, but rumour mills continued to churn out stories regarding the Finnish company’s intentions of coming back into business. (more…)

AUO rumored to supply display panels for iPhones

22 Apr AUO-624x415

Taiwan-based panel maker AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) has reportedly signed a contract with Apple to supply 4-inch LCD panels for its iPhones, various reports say. (more…)

MediaTek said to unveil 10-core processor

17 Apr mediatek-chip-2

Taiwanese chip designer MediaTek was recently rumored to be working on a 10-core processor scheduled for release later this year. Multiple reports also said the processor had stellar benchmark scores. (more…)

Foxconn to assemble iPhones in India: Indian media

14 Apr foxconn1222

Media reports from India suggest Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision’s subsidiary FIH Mobile Limited may return to India to manufacture iPhones, after FIH Mobile closed its Chennai plant that was established to handle business from Nokia. (more…)