Galaxy S2 to get Jelly Bean in November, Galaxy S3 in October-November, says Samsung Sweden

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Promises, promises, promises. That’s all Samsung seems to be up to these days, with those much awaited Jelly Bean updates being planned and scheduled, but still not put into practice. The Galaxy S2 was thought to be among the first batch of Sammy phones to be treated with 4.1 upgrades some time ago, although with no pre-release versions out there we started thinking that it could be left out of the mix temporarily.

Samsung: Galaxy S3 sales to top 30 million units by the end of this year

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Earlier today we reported that Samsung expects Galaxy Note 2 sales to top 20 million units. Now the company has given itself another sales goal. It says that by the end of this year, Galaxy S3 sales should top 30 million units. Considering that the Galaxy S3 became available in late May, that would mean over 4.25 million units sales on average every month

Xtreamer to enter the mobile phone market, plans to reinvent smartphone pricing

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Xtreamer is a company you’ve probably never heard of, and that’s OK, because we had to Google them too. Apparently they’re a South Korean firm that makes digital media players for home theatre systems. So, say you have a huge collection of MKV files: instead of buying a PC and putting it next to your TV, instead you can go to Xtreamer’s website and buy one of their many products.

New Xperia T and Xperia J coming to O2, Three and Vodafone in UK

Xperia T
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UK is still in pole-position to get the Xperia T and J before any other market, and we’ve now started to hear about the carriers preparing to start selling the two phones. As expected, no carrier will be getting exclusivity over any of the devices, which is good news for regular users, who’ll have more freedom of choice.

Xiaomi Phone 2 pre-production units coming to 600 lucky buyers

Xiaomi Phone 2
by 1 year ago

While we’ve known about the next-generation Xiaomi for a while now, we recently learned that the phone would launch in the second-half of October for the Chinese market. Don’t want to wait that long? If you are part of the 1,200 expert members from the Xiaomi and MIUI online communities, you don’t have to. Those on the list will be able to snag a Xiamo Phone 2 at 10 p.m. ET on the 21st of September.