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Latest version of Snapdragon 810 used in HTC One M9

There's so much to say about the issues the HTC One M9 is facing. HTC's latest flagship has been under fire for a charging issue which we thought was Google Photos fault at first but it's not. When it first came out, there was also a camera issue which was quickly resolved after an update. And because of that, HTC believes that it can beat the Galaxy S6 and the iPhone 6 as the company recently proven in a series of tests.

Commodore is back! No wait, false alarm…

Commodore is back! If you’re not familiar with the name, it’s the brand that started the personal computer revolution back in the 80’s. The most popular computer back then was the Commodore 64 and the company was proud to have shipped thousands of units everyday. Business was good, what with the company selling almost 17 million units and was once named as the biggest selling computer ever by Guinness. But fate was not as kind to Commodore and so in 1994, the company faced bankruptcy.

OnePlus 2’s camera reviewed, will have a 13MP sensor with f/2.0 lens

We don't know how YouTuber Marques Brownlee managed to get a OnePlus 2 but he shared some sample photos taken using the yet-to-be-announced smartphone from OnePlus. (Well, of course, OnePlus sent him a unit). He even published an initial video review on YouTube and showcased the phone although it wasn't clearly shown. You'll only see the blurred phone and several images being compared. Brownlee said he was only tasked to review the phone. He's not promoting it in any way but was just testing this new camera.

OPPO outs Mirror 5 with diamond-like mirrored surface

OPPO has finally and officially announced the Mirror 5. We've been anticipating for this one since it was sighted last month. We featured a crystal-backed Mirror 5s earlier this month but we're assuming this Mirror 5 is a different unit. This OPPO Mirror 5 is expected to be available in the market very soon specifically in Mexico, South Asia, Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge Plus arriving this Aug 12

We've been saying that Samsung may not showcase the upcoming Galaxy Note 5 at the IFA this September and there's a possibility of an early launch. True enough, the South Korean tech giant will finally unveil the new Note in a special tech event in New York on the 12th of August. No formal invites have been sent out yet but this information came from sources close to some telecoms in Taiwan.

HTC to launch Desire 520, 526, 626, and 626S across US carriers

What’s next for HTC? Well, apparently we’re in for a refresh of their Desire product line – with the Taiwan-based device manufacturer opting to spread its new phones across US mobile carriers. The new phones coming out will be the HTC Desire 520, 526, 626, and the Desire 626S – all with undeniable midrange quality, plus some surprising features here and there.