Post Tagged with: "Android 2.2"

Philldelphia Flirting with India’s Aakash Low Cost Tablet for Education

The Aakash low cost tablet has gotten a upgrade in terms of build quality and is now set to leave India  and may be heading to a pilot program in under-served schools in Philadelphia. The Aakash II is 7 inches and runs Android 2.3 but…

Aakash II Tablet Gets an Upgrade with out Touching the Price Tag

The Indian government is going to be upgrading the Aakash tablet in May and they plan on adding some significant improvements with out adding to the price. The Aakash II will keep its 7 inch size with Android 2.3 but will have a greatly improved…

Aakash 2 Android Tablet Gets $50 Price Tag

India has a problem with too many students and not enough teachers, the way forward is being paved with the addition of tablets into the schools. The first generation Aakash tablet was criticized for having a low spec and build quality. HRD Minister Kapil Sibal…

Aakash Android Tablet Coming Under Fire for Underpowered Specs

The Indian Cellular Association (ICA), is a group comprised of “Brand Owners; Technology Providers; Manufacturers; National Distributors; Application, Solution and VAS Providers, Ethical Retailers and eminent Consumers of mobile handsets,” according to their website. This group apparently oversees the development of the mobile handset industry…

Smart Watches On the Way, Android 2.2 Cell Phone Watch [Video]

Our good friend Charbax over at ARMDevices.net has uncovered a real gem during CES, an Android powered wrist watch.  It’s being built by Chinese manufacturer Shenzhen Huitengmei Electronic Technology Development Company who usually makes iPad… cases. If you’re keen on updating your calculator watch you’ll

Archos 35 is Strange Mashup of DECT Handset and Android Mini-Tablet

Outside the tech bubble that most of us live in, smartphones still aren’t the norm for most people, believe it or not. While the iPhone… and several different Android phones continue to make waves in the tech community, the majority of mobile phone users are

JXD S7100 Portable Gaming Console is Also Android Tablet

Created by Chinese manufacturer JinXing Digital, the JXD S7100 is an Android-based gaming console:

It can be used as an Android tablet, as can be seen in the photo above. You can use instant messaging apps, a web browser, e-mail client, etc. And you can…

Kindle Fire Launches in 2 Weeks, But What’s Up With the Source Code?

The Kindle Fire… is going to be released on November 15th with the first 1/2 Million people to pre-order getting their tablets shipped off. But the developers are in the dark as to what exactly is going on with Amazon’s particular flavor of Android.
The

Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 Unboxing & Hardware Comparison

Samsung has released the Galaxy S Wifi 5.0 (also known as the Galaxy Player 5.0) has a 5.0 inch screen, a 3.2 megapixel back facing camera, with a VGA camera on the front. The CPU is very fast. It is a 1 GHz Hummingbird processor,…

$35 Aakash Android Tablet Hands on

We didn’t think it would happen but the Indian government proved us wrong by finally releasing the $35 Aakash Android tablet.  After well over a year of waiting the low cost government subsidized tablet will be launching next month in India to the delight of…

$35 Aakash Android Tablet from India Finally Released

After about 4 years of development and several delays, the $35 Android tablet from DataWind and IIT Rajasthan has now launched. An initial run of 100,000 Aakash tablets will be sold to students first, enabling many of them to get online for the first time.…

Netflix Has Finally Gone Wide Release in Android Market

For whatever reason, when the Netflix app was finally released for Android devices, only certain devices were deemed compatible and could see the download in the Android Market. Then over the last few weeks, more devices were added to the limited release list. Today Netflix…

SPB Shell 3D Lets Your Android 2.x Tablet One Up Honeycomb

If you’ve got an Android 2.1, 2.2 or 2.3 tablet we’ve got the perfect solution to make your tablet feel zippy and as interactive as Honeycomb, its the SPB Shell 3D. This app, which is available on from Marketplace for $15, is a 3D UI…

SmartQ 10 Android Tablet Featuring a Mali 400 GPU

SmartQ announces Ten an Android tablet using Cortex-A9 core processor, Mali 400 for the GPU graphics chip under its 9….7-inch display with a screen resolution of 1024 X 768. Its also running Android 2.2 Other features include a G-sensor, ambient light sensor, GPS module,

Ramos W10 7″ Android Tablet at Computex 2011

Ramos W10 is an affordable Android tablet that has rolled out of Shenzen with every feature you’d want except one a resistive touch screen. If you can get past that this 7 inch display has a resolution of 800 x 480 and an very decent…