Rumor Roundup: Nexus 5, Surface Pro 2 and More

Jon R. is back to tackle the biggest tech rumors of this week! On this episode of Rumor Roundup, Jon talks about Google accidentally showing off what could be the Nexus 5, Apple’s rumored 17-watt power adapter that is being created for a mysterious device, Motorola’s Moto X dropping in price to $99, and the Surface Pro getting a full redesign and performance boost. All this and more on Rumor Roundup!

On This Week's Episode

Nexus 5 Possibly Revealed In New Google Video

Google’s surprise KitKat announcement might have revealed more than Google intended. In a video unveiling that now famous Android-KitKat statue, which Google “mysteriously” pulled, someone on Google’s campus appears to be holding an unannounced Nexus device. Is this our first look at Google’s upcoming Nexus 5? Maybe not—but it sure as heck looks like it. […]

Apple Developing 17-Watt Power Adapter for Mysterious New Device

Apple is developing a 17-watt power adapter that will power a new device, AppleInsider reports, citing “people familiar with the matter.” The site also claims that Cupertino may release the new product (besides the iPhone or iPad, of course) in the next 12 months, though it’s unclear what the device will be. AppleInsider’s claims the adapter won’t […]

Moto X to Drop to $99 Next Quarter, Says Source

According to a new report, the popular new Moto X will drop to $99 next quarter on contract, and the price drop will finally see the wood backs arrive as well. Serial smartphone leaker @evleaks dropped a bombshell this morning by announcing that the Moto X will drop to $99 starting next quarter. The potentially […]

Surface Pro 2 Will Allegedly Sport Haswell Chip, “Refined” Kickstand

Microsoft will bring the heat when it launches the Surface Pro 2. According to a few separate reports on Wednesday, Microsoft’s beefier tablet/computer hybrid will see significant spec upgrades when it launches, including a Haswell-based Core i5 and increased RAM, giving consumers the option to choose between 4GB and 8GB. Additionally, the device, which will […]

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Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell enjoys writing about technology and entertainment. When he's not watching Back to the Future, you can find him on a hike or watching...