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Eerie Samsung Galaxy S3 Clone with 4.7 Inch Display & 1 GHz Single Core CPU – Videos

Everybody wants one, but not everyone can afford one. The Samsung Galaxy S3… costs around $650 at its lowest without contracts, but its excellent CPU and a 4.8-inch 720p display makes it currently one of the best-equipped smartphones on the market. The great interest in

Android 4.0 Gaining Ground According to Latest Google Numbers

Google has released new Android numbers and its no surprise Ice Cream Sandwich is gaining ground but it is in the minority to both Eclair & Gingerbread. If you’re wondering how Google gets the numbers from devices that access the Play App Store during the…

Sony Xperia Sola with Floating Touch Hands On at Droidcon 2012

Droidcon 2012 in Berlin maybe be a small event with only 1000 or so developers but they are clearly important enough to get a product launch. Sony announced the Xperia Sola smartphone with a 3.7-inch Reality Display, a 1GHz dual-core processor, NFC and Android 2.3…

$799 Novero Solana Dual-Boots Windows 7 and Gingerbread

We’ve seen the Novero Solana and its interesting easel form-factor a few times already, but it popped up again at Mobile World Congress showing off a new trick: it dual-boots Windows 7 and Android Gingerbread.

The Novero Solana has a 1.6 GHz Intel Atom N2600…

Ubuntu Desktop for Android Smartphones [Video]

Turning your phone into a desktop computer has been an ambition of many handset makers for years,Motorola has their Webdock and ASUS is coming out with the Padfone.

Canonical’s Ubuntu for Android takes a different approach by seamlessly integrate Android with the Linux-based Ubuntu distribution.…

LG Optimus Vu vs. Samsung Galaxy Note Comparison at MWC 2012

Andrzej was able to do a quick comparison between his personal Samsung Galaxy Note and the Optimus Vu, LG’s Galaxy Note rival. Both have huge screens and stylus support, but the LG Optimus Vu… has taken a different tack and used a 4:3 aspect ratio

LG Optimus Vu Smartphone with Tablet Ambitions Hands On

LG Optimus Vu… handset has been released. This 5 inch smartphone has a 4×3 aspect ratio, 1024×768 res, stylus-friendly 5-inch IPS LCD display with a 1.5GHz dual core CPU, 8MP camera, LTE, 2080mAh battery and Android 2.3 in a slim 8.5mm thick frame. We’re not

Orange to Sell “Santa Clara”, Intel’s Medfield Smartphone Reference Design

When Intel showed off their Medfield-based Android smartphone reference design at CES 2012, they said that they wanted to produce a reference design to showcase what smartphone manufacturers could do with the Medfield platform.
OEMs could choose to use as much or as little of…

Sony Xperia P 4″ Android Smartphone with WhiteMagic Display

Sony expanded it smartphone line up with the Xperia U and Xperia P handsets today at Mobile World Congress. The Xperia P has a full aluminium unibody design and WhiteMagic display technology which delivers a sunlight viewable experience that automatically adjusts the brightness of the…

Galaxy Note Rival, LG Optimus Vu, Demoed On Camera

The LG Optimus Vu, a 4:3 aspect ratio, 5-inch phablet has just shown itself on camera ahead of Mobile World Congress. The video is short, demonstrating web browsing and taking a quick handwritten note.

The Optimus Vu… is quite thin, and looks well-built, sporting some

LG Optimus Vu Officially Announced, Looks to Take the Galaxy Note

A few days’s ago we heard rumors of LG releasing a Galaxy Note competitor and the LG Optimus Vu… handset has been released. This 5 inch smartphone has a 4×3 aspect ratio, 1024×768 res, stylus-friendly 5-inch IPS LCD display with a 1.5GHz dual core CPU,

Weekend Project: Root Your Motorola Device Running Gingerbread or Honeycomb

There was an exploit released earlier today by Dan Rosenberg to gain root access on the Motorola XYBOARD or XOOM 2. Rosenberg was the same person who figured out a way to root the Sony Tablet S about a week ago.

Well, as it turns…

Look! Samsung Really is Coming Out with a Galaxy Mini 2

Rumors of Samsung releasing a low end Android smartphone, the Galaxy Mini 2 have been confirmed by a visit to the FCC. We just reported on the rumored handset which is focused on the low end of the Android smartphone market since the spec sheet…

Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 Details Leaked, with February Release?

Samsung may have a low specification Galaxy Mini 2 on the way, this phone won’t make any of your friends jealous since it is an entry level smartphone.  The rumored device has a 3.3-inch display at 480 x 320 resolution, running Gingerbread on an 800MHz…

Sony Experia S Gets January Launch Date in the UK

Sony just announced the Experia S smartphone at CES last week, originally we heard that it would be launched in March. It appears that we may be able to get our hands on this 4.3″ device sooner as retailer Play in the UK says the…