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Welcome to CellPhoneTrek's Latest Cell Phone News Section! Below you will find posts by all of our highly skilled writers who enjoy keeping you updated on the latest in cell phone news. We will keep you updated on everything and anything that involves cellular phones, tablets, and the latest in phone news. As soon as it hits the web, we are on it, providing you with breaking news and giving you full coverage on all the latest stories. Make Cell Phone Trek your one stop for news on all of your current and future devices. Here you will find announcements of when the latest phones are to make an appearance on the market and rumors of which phones will be sporting a successor or what phone is going to which carrier. Our writers post articles daily, almost hourly, so check back in often to read about what's new in the world of cell phone news!


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October 7, 2014
Want a Gold BlackBerry Passport? If you want a luxurious handset then we have some good news. The BlackBerry Passport, the recently unveiled square business device, has now surfaced in
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October 6, 2014
Just recently, we spotted the press photo of the highly anticipated HTC Desire Eye. This smart phone is expected to be an amazing selfie-phone with a 13MP front-facing shooter.

HTC
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October 3, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has been on sale in South Korea, and now Samsung has released some information on when the handset will launch in various countries around the
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October 2, 2014
We’ve seen quite a few rumors related to the upcoming Nexus 6. Just recently, we saw a render of this device, as well as some information about its hardware.

Moreover,
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October 1, 2014
Samsung has launched another device in India, called the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime. It will retail for INR 16000, which is around $280 at the current exchange rate.

The Samsung Galaxy
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September 30, 2014
We already seen a leaked photo along with some specifications on the new Samsung Galaxy A5. Now, it seems that the handset is headed to the U.S.

The Samsung Galaxy
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September 29, 2014
Motorola and Google will launch the new Motorola Nexus 6 smartphone next month. The Motorola Nexus 6 is rumored to launch around the 15th or 16th of October.

According to
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September 26, 2014
Samsung has launched their new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone in South Korea today, and has been made available with three of the countries carriers. According to our sources, the
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September 25, 2014
AT&T is offering the Samsung Galaxy Alpha on their network, for $199.99 when you take out a new two year service agreement or $612.99 without a contract.

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha is
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September 24, 2014
Vodafone, a known UK mobile carrier sent us an email to let us know that the new Sony Xperia Z3 and Sony Xperia Z3 Compact are already available from Vodafone
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September 23, 2014
Moto X has already been made available in unlocked flavors. It's also already available through AT&T on contract. It looks like Verizon’s going to be the next carrier to offer
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September 22, 2014
We've heard just recently some rumors about the upgraded specifications and features of the Meizu MX4. Today, it has been reported that the handset will launch on the 26th of
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September 19, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now up for pre-orders in the US on AT&T and Verizon for $299.99 on a 2 year contract. If you want to pre-order the device,
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September 18, 2014
Samsung has just announced that one million Samsung Galaxy S5 units have been sold in Germany. Samsung doesn’t usually talk about the sales figures for other regions except in the
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September 17, 2014
It seems that Microsoft is making some major changes to their mobile devices, after its recent purchase of Nokia’s smart phone business, as the company has launched a new Microsoft
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September 16, 2014
HTC has pulled the wraps of a new limited edition of its One (M8) flagship smart phone. They call it the HTC One (M8) Champions League Collector’s Edition which has been made
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September 15, 2014
Earlier this month, Motorola revealed a slew of new handsets, including the Moto X and the Moto G. However, it looks like they are not done yet.

Just recently, another
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September 12, 2014
Earlier this year, Google unveiled the Android One project, along with the new Android 5.0 L operating system. Android One aims to bring us a budget-friendly, low-cost device — as low
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September 11, 2014
Meizu MX 4 was officially unveiled earlier this month at a press event in Beijing, with the international pre-orders kicking off just recently. It costs $449 for the 16GB version. The
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September 10, 2014
Apple will started taking pre-orders of the iPhone 6 from September 12th, including te Apple store, as well as all the major carriers in the US.

It looks like the
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September 09, 2014
The 64-bit version of Google Chrome for Windows has been out for quite some time, and now, Google has unveiled the 64-bit version of Google Chrome for Mac which will
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September 08, 2014
If you own a Google Chromebook and have been dreaming of the day that you would be able to natively run Chromebook Android apps on it, then you will be
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September 05, 2014
Samsung will launch the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini in India next week, and the handset will be sold through Flipkart and will be available for Rs 26,499.

The Samsung Galaxy
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September 04, 2014
It has been reported just today that HTC is in the process of developing a waterproof action camera, which will compete directly with the likes of the already established GoPro
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September 03, 2014
If you have a smartphone or phablet and would like to protect it from damages, by allowing you to hold it more securely, then the new invention called the Linkmount
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September 2, 2014
Medium, hardcore users including photo/video addicts who enjoy multimedia might be interested to know that SanDisk has released a new product which was unveiled at this year’s IBC 2014 convention
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September 1, 2014
Following on from leaked images and other information ahead of this week's IFA 2014 event, Huawei has officially pulled the wraps off their new phablet device called the Huawei Ascend
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August 29, 2014
We have seen quite a few 64-bit smart phones over the last few days, and the latest is this 64-bit powered Android handset from Lenovo, the Vibe Z2.

The Lenovo
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August 28, 2014
Acer has unveiled its latest budget smart phone offering called the Liquid Z500. This new smart phone is aimed at entertaining users who are always on the go. It offers
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August 27, 2014
Microsoft will be showing off its latest Windows Phone devices at IFA, and the company has just revealed the new Microsoft Lumia 830 smartphone. Microsoft describes this device as an
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August 26, 2014
Just recently, Sony revealed their new Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones to the world, explaining that these new devices are the very first smart phones to support the PlayStation
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August 25, 2014
Sony is expected to launch a slew of devices at IFA 2014 in a few days. Just recently, we have heard that the brand is expected to launch two new
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August 22, 2014
Sony will launch a range of new devices at IFA this week, which will include the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact and Sony Xperia Z3. Today, we have some details on
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August 21, 2014
Motorola is soon to unveil a number of devices at IFA, which will include the new Moto 360 smartwatch, the Moto X+1 and the Moto G2.

We have seen quite
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August 20, 2014
Just recently, Samsung announced their latest smart phone, called the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and now we have some more information on its price as well as the release date.
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August 19, 2014
It seems that Samsung is prepping to release the rumored Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, as the handsets' firmware with the model number SM-G750F has appeared online.

The Samsung Galaxy Mega
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August 18, 2014
Huawei is reportedly getting ready to launch their latest smart phone - the Huawei Ascend Mate 3. They have sent out press invites to an IFA 2014 event on the 4th
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August 15, 2014
The Nokia Lumia 730 has been leaked just recently, and now it has turned up at the FCC. CPTrek has managed to get a couple of more details about this
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August 14, 2014
Verizon Wireless has unveiled its latest single line plan for its subscribers that comes at $60 price tag. Under the plan, subscribers can enjoy unlimited talk time and text messages.

Moreover,
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August 13, 2014
Motorola is rumored to be working on a slew of new smartphones, including the highly rumored Moto X which is a budget-friendly Moto G2. The brand is also rumored to
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August 12, 2014
Just recently, few images of the Meizu MX4 were leaked showing us its display screen, giving us an idea of device's display size and its features. A Promotional material of
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August 11, 2014
Motorola has given out press invites for its event on September 4th, where they are expected to launch a bunch of new smartphones, including the Moto X+1, Moto G and
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Xiaomi Mi4 was launched last month. Now, Xiaomi has also released a new version of its budget phablet in China in the form of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G which
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August 7, 2014
Samsung unveiled today the date of its next press conference. It would be on September 3rd 2014 (15:00 CEST on Wednesday) and we should expect the announcement of Samsung Galaxy Note
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August 6, 2014
Best Buy has announced something that will leave us feeling blue. Blue in a good way the very least. Best Buy will exclusively sell the all-blue version of the Samsung
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August 5, 2014
Lenovo has finally pulled the wraps off the long-rumored Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro. It comes with top of the line specifications on board and a design very similar to what
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August 4, 2014
According to reports, Xiaomi has surpassed Samsung to become the top smartphone vendor in China. It has been confirmed by Xiaomi as well as they have just announced that 15,000
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May 12, 2014
Here's another LG G3 leak and this time, it came from none other than @evleaks. They have posted yet another image of the LG G3 in white, however, this time, its
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May 11, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini has been leaked a couple of times lately and has been given a lot of names including Galaxy S5 Dx, K Mini and what not. The
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May 10, 2014
Earlier this year, Nokia released their very first Android-based handset dubbed as Nokia X. It’s not the same Android as we know it, but is based on Android Opensource Project
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May 09, 2014
Just recently, we found out that Nokia Lumia 630 is going to cost 150 Euros in Europe, thanks to a slip of information by Vodafone Italy. If you live in
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May 08, 2014
The Moto E has been leaked a couple of times already and the latest is its leaked photo wherein it's sitting alongside the Moto G. The photo shows that the
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May 07, 2014
Motorola is rumored to be working on another budget-friendly device, which might replace the Moto G. They have an upcoming event on May 13th, where they are expected to unveil
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May 06, 2014
Way back in December, Motorola updated its Droid line up to the latest Android 4.4 KitKat. The lineup includes Droid Maxx, Droid Mini and Droid Ultra and according to users,
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May 05, 2014
If you like huge smart phones, you must have heard about this oversized Sony Xperia Z Ultra. It offers top-of-the-line specifications though you have to shell out a hefty sum
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May 04, 2014
Sony Xperia Z2 is now available for pre-order in Canada and is going hit Bell exclusivelyon its launch. However, if you have the greens lying around and want to get
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May 03, 2014
Google has recently updated its Drive app for Android, which brings quite a few new enhancements and bug fixes to the app. Google released separate Docs and Sheets app, it
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May 02, 2014
The new HTC One M8 came with a cool feature dubbed as the Extreme Battery Saving Mode. At launch, the feature was not available for the devices in the US,
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May 01, 2014
A month ago, we saw a leaked photo of what was thought to be a prototype of the Amazon smartphone. Today, we have a new photo of Amazon’s first handset.
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April 30, 2014
The Sony Xperia Z2 is already available in the UK in limited quantities since last month. It was available to Vodafone customers who had pre-ordered the device. According to our
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April 29, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition has appeared on the Google Play website, though it has now been removed from Google Play after some time. It's a good thing
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April 28, 2014
Rumors about the mini version of the HTC One M8 have been made available online and the latest is that the alleged handset is expected to see the light of
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April 27, 2014
OnePlus recently unveiled the OnePlus One smartphone, and now we have some new information on the wider availability of this latest CyanogenMod handset.

The OnePlus One team has announced that
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April 26, 2014
Blu Products has unveiled their latest Android smartphone, the Blu Studio 5.0 LTE. It is features a 5 inch qHD display that has a resolution of 860 x 540 pixels,
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April 25, 2014
Sprint just announced that they will be offering a special edition of the new HTC One on their network, the HTC One M8 Harmon Kardon Edition.

The HTC One M8
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April 24, 2014
We have seen quite a few photos of the new LG G3 already and the latest are the photos which apparently came from a smartphone accessory maker.

The LG G3
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April 23, 2014
Google has reduced the price of their Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition by $200. The Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition was previously available for $649 and it has now been
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April 22, 2014
Yesterday, we received some official word from LG that the new LG G3 would be launching before the end of quarter 2. It seems like the company will make the
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April 21, 2014
Smartphone manufacturers have recently switched focus on making sure the cameras in their devices are as powerful as possible. HTC is one of them. They introduced a new Duo camera
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April 20, 2014
We have seen a lot of leaked photos of the new LG Lucid 3 recently. Today, the handset is now available on Verizon Wireless in the US. The device is
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April 19, 2014
Microsoft recently announced that it will launch 11 more Microsoft retail stores in the US. They said that they are looking to expand its retail stores to sell the Xbox
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April 18, 2014
Sony has released the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for most of their flagship devices, and now it seems more devices are expected to get the latest KitKat update next month.
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April 17, 2014
We’ve seen quite a few rumors in the past few days about the alleged LG G3. Just recently, the device was spotted on the AnTuTu benchmarking website, and rumors suggest
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April 16, 2014
Smartphones can easily be reused after they are stolen, and now a lot of major companies are looking to change this, like Apple. Google, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, Microsoft and
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April 15, 2014
LG is rumored to be working on an in-house mobile processor which is dubbed as LG Odin. It is expected to launch with the highly rumored LG G3. According to
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April 14, 2014
In the past few days, @evleaks has shared some information about unannounced LG handsets that are expected to see the light of the day in the coming weeks.

Recently, they shared
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April 13, 2014
Just recently, @evleaks showed posted a teaser showing us the highly anticipated handset, OnePlus One which will hit retailers in 16 countries, but didn’t list all of them. If you’re waiting
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April 12, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 went on sale in over 100 countries days ago. You can even find the handset at a lower price than what is being asked by the carriers
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April 11, 2014
Microsoft recently released the Windows Phone 8.1 developer preview, and now they have announced that they are accepting app submissions for Windows Phone 8.1 applications from developers.

"Today I’m pleased to
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April 10, 2014
The OnePlus One will launch later this month, and the team behind this new CyanogenMod device will make it official at a press conference on the 23rd of April. We
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April 09, 2014
T-Mobile announced recently that there will be more changes to its carrier offerings. The company will no longer automatically charge people overage charges. They also announced their new Simple Starter
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April 08, 2014
Vivo is working to be working on a new cellphone that may be turn out to be quite attractive for photography enthusiasts. It is not officially announced yet, but we’ve
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April 16, 2014
Smartphones can easily be reused after they are stolen, and now a lot of major companies are looking to change this, like Apple. Google, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, Microsoft and
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April 15, 2014
LG is rumored to be working on an in-house mobile processor which is dubbed as LG Odin. It is expected to launch with the highly rumored LG G3. According to
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April 14, 2014
In the past few days, @evleaks has shared some information about unannounced LG handsets that are expected to see the light of the day in the coming weeks.

Recently, they shared
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April 7, 2014
Three months ago, RIM announced that they would start rolling out the BlackBerry 10.2.1 update. Today, it seems like US mobile carrier Sprint has started to roll out the update
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April 6, 2014
Qualcomm has just announced their latest mobile processors, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810. These new processors are 64-bit mobile processors, and according to the company, these
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April 5, 2014
HTC released some information on their financial results for the first quarter of this year (2014). They posted a loss of $62.06 million US dollars, this is a net loss before tax,
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April 4, 2014
We received an email from BlackBerry to let us know that their CEO is not flying to Indonesia next week. RIM said that John Chen is headed to Indonesia, but
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April 3, 2014
EE, UK's 4G LTE mobile carrier just announced today that they will increase their contract prices from the 28th of May. Existing customers will see their bills rise by 2.7
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April 2, 2014
Oppo has unveiled their latest flagship Android smartphone, the Oppo Find 7. The company will start taking pre-orders on the international Oppo Find 7 from later today.

The Oppo Find
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April 1, 2014
Samsung already unveiled their Galaxy S5, and it makes sense for the rumor mill to shift its focus on their Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Although there are rumors floating around