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FCC Filing Points To New Galaxy Grand Prime

A refresh of the Galaxy Grand Prime may be on the way, according to a filing with the US' FCC. The filing is specifically for a "Grand Prime," suggesting it will be a follow-up to the mid-range device that first appeared two years ago. A Geekbench listing is also available.

Meizu Now Announces More Affordable MX6 Handset

Many recent flagship smartphones are offered in various memory configuration so users can choose which one to buy. To keep up with the competition, Meizu has now announced a new variant of its MX6 smartphone that only differs in the amount of RAM it packs.

Xiaomi To Open 1,000 Retail Stores In China

Although it has some great products, Xiaomi is still relatively small company. They have said multiple times that they want to take time with big investments, but it looks like some plans have changed. The company's CEO Lei Jun has announced some big new plans for the company.

Huawei To Release Tizen-Powered Smartwatch

Apple and Google are dominating the mobile market, but Samsung is slowly catching up with its Tizen platform. The platform still doesn't pose any threat to the Android or iOS, but if Samsung continues with big improvements, it is only a matter of day before becoming competitive.

TCL Also Unveils A New Mid-Range Handset

Alongside TCL 950, the company today unveiled a new mid-range smartphone as well. Dubbed the TCL 580, the handset offers decent specifications at a great price of 1,399 Yuan, which is around $200. It will go on sale starting October 10 through Chinese online stores.

Sony Xperia X Compact Now Launches In Europe

Only two days after Sony officially launched its latest Compact model in the United States, the company has now launched the same model in Europe. The Sony Xperia X Compact is already available in Europe through select distribution channels and online stores.