Meizu M5S with 5.2-inch screen and 4GB RAM receives 3C and TENAA certifications in China

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu launched the colourful M5 Note in China a few days back, featuring a MediaTek Helio P10 processor and 4GB of RAM. Now, the company seems to be gearing for the Meizu M5S that resembles a similar specs sheets to that of M5 Note. The smartphone has received certifications from TENAA as well as 3C authorities in China earlier today, confirming all its specifications. The …

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Wileyfox commits to bringing Nougat to its entire portfolio of phones

Wileyfox will deliver platform and security updates to its entire portfolio. Cyanogen's announcement that it was shutting down its services and OS caught everyone by surprise, particularly those that partnered with the company to offer Cyanogen OS on their phones. British startup Wileyfox has five phones that run the now-defunct OS — Swift 2, Swift 2 Plus, Spark, Spark+, and Spark X — and the company has announced that it will bring the Nougat update to all of its handsets. From the Reddit thread: We are not commenting on behalf of Cyanogen. Our OS Strategy and Software plan moving forward will be complete soon. We have agreed a smooth transition where we will continue deliver constant and consistent software and OS updates. Our plan is to bring our entire Wileyfox portfolio onto Android N, the latest version of Google Android's OS, in a timely manner – while still continuing to protect the range with Google software security updates. We will share our ...

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2016 in Review: What was the Best Smartwatch of 2016?

As we enter the final days of the year, it’s time to get your opinion on all the events, news, releases and controversies that we witnessed so far in 2016. Moving on from flagships, midrange and budget smartphones, we move our discussion over to smartwatches. We didn’t see too many smartwatches this year as users re-evaluated their needs, but there …

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Samsung’s Q4 profits may be unaffected by Galaxy Note 7 recall

The Galaxy Note 7 has undoubtedly hurt Samsung, but their fourth-quarter profits may be safe and actually have seen some growth. According to the Korea Times, both IBK Securities and HMC Investing Securities have estimated that Samsung’s operating profit will reach 8.7 trillion won in the recent quarter. Other firms, such as Kium Securities and Hyundai Securities had roughly lower estimated …

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