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Android News 22 December 2013 – 12:00 GMT / 07:00 EST:
1. HTC Announced Desire 400: Dual-SIM, 4.3”, Snapdragon 400
HTC adds the Desire 400 on a couple of HTC’s websites in Eastern Europe countries (Romania, and Ukraine to be more precise), and although there are some slight differences in the specs on these websites, but we can expect another mid-end dual SIM phone with following specs: 131,8 x 66,9 x 9,9 mm, 123 grams, 4.3” screen with 480 x 800 pixels of resolutions, Dual-core 1.2 GHz CPU, Snapdragon 400 chipset, 8MP / 1.6 MP rear and front camera (On the Ukrainian variant 5MP/VGA camera), 1,800mAh battery, and available in 3 colors.
No words on the price and availability details yet.
2. An LG Device Spotted on the GFX Benchmark, Is It LG G2 Mini?
Producing the mini version of flagships is getting the manufacturers’ “th ing”, and after so many rumors about the Xperia Z1 Mini, now it’s time for LG G2 Mini. A new LG device with D-410 model name appeared on the GFX, and according to the benchmark’s result, we might be looking at the LG G2 mini. Android 4.4, Snapdragon 400 chipset, are 960x540 screen resolution, are some of the features of this LG’s new device.
If we assume this is really going to be the mini version of LG G2, then we should say LG has minimized not only the screen size, but the processor power and the screen resolution.
So far, on the flagships’ mini battle, we go for Sony Xperia Z1 mini.
3. Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE ROM Ported to Xperia Z1
Less than a week ago, Google updated the Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition to Android 4.2.2, and now the, thanks to the XDA Developers forum, this KitKat ROM has been ported to the Xperia Z1. So, if you own an Xperia Z1 with unlocked bootloader, and know how to deal with custom ROMs, then head over to the XDA Developer forums, and update your device to Android 4.4.2.