Original Huawei Watch to get Android Wear 2.0 by the end of March

March 12, 2017

The Huawei Watch is still one of the nicest Android Wear smartwatches you can get, despite the Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic. Even so, the first Huawei Watch is still waiting to get the Android Wear 2.0 update.

The great news is the update should be hitting Huawei’s first Android Wear device by the end of March, according to Huawei Deutschland. This comes as an OG Watch customer inquired about the update on Twitter.

@MaBr3 Die Auslieferung der Watch 2 hängt vom Modell ab. Ein genaues Release-Datum für Wear 2.0 haben wir noch nicht. Gruß #HuaweiServiceDE— Huawei Service DE…

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 pre-orders come with free Book Cover keyboard in tow in some countries

March 12, 2017

In the absence of the usual Galaxy S flagship, the Galaxy Tab S3 was Samsung’s big star at Mobile World Congress. The slate was confirmed to hit the shelves sometime in March with prices starting at €679.

It appears that Samsung Germany has already opened pre-orders for the Galaxy Tab S3 and has an attractive deal for those who pre-purchase the tablet. The Book Cover keyboard that was presented along with the tablet at MWC 2017 is now given for free to all those who pre-order the Galaxy Tab S3 in Germany.

The Book Cover keyboard that customers can get for …

The LG Fortune is available now from Cricket priced at $89.99 with a smartphone plan

March 12, 2017
You don’t need to have a fortune to buy the LG Fortune, an entry-level handset available right now from Cricket. The pre-paid carrier is offering the phone for just $89.99 with the activation of a smartphone plan. The LG Fortune features a 5-inch display carrying a 480 x 854 FWVGA resolution. A quad-core CPU is under the hood, running at a clock speed of 1.1GHz. 16GB of internal storage is included, along with a microSD slot with a 32GB capacity.

Both the back and front-facing cameras weigh in at 5MP, and a 2500mAh battery is in charge (no pun intended) of keeping the device powered up. …

Next LeEco flagship smartphone purportedly leaks showing curved display

March 12, 2017

Despite its recent financial troubles, it looks like LeEco is still working on a new top of the line smartphone. The Chinese company is said to outfit this upcoming device with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chipset, leaving absolutely no doubt about its high-end aspirations.

The two images you can see below have surfaced in China today and they are claimed to depict this new LeEco handset. If that’s true (and that’s a big “if”), then it’s obvious that it will come with a dual-curved touchscreen.

It also seems to be very thin, and we can spot a USB Type-C port on the bottom next to a…

Market analyst: iPhone 8 to be more attractive than Galaxy S8

March 12, 2017
We are in the last days before the launch of the much-anticipated Samsung Galaxy S8 and all kinds of speculations are being thrown across the mobile tech forum. From spec rumors to sales count predictions, we are flooded by a number of leaks, and honestly, we can’t wait! 

However, a recent statement, coming from Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, a respected Apple-leaker, suggests that the Galaxy S8 “lacks sufficiently attractive selling points” and will most likely lag behind the also much-talked-about Apple iPhone 8. Kuo put emphasis on the OLED screen the next iPhone …