Post Tagged with: "mwc 2011"

LG Optimus Pad Hands On and Preview

LG has come out with an 8.9… inch 630g tablet at Mobile World Congress and this glossy tablet features a capacitive multi touch display running Android 3.0 or Honeycomb. Its also got a 5 mega pixel stereoscopic rear facing camera which allows for 3D

Acer Iconia Tab A100, A500 and W500 tablets launched (again) (Update: Video)

We saw these at Mobile World Congress when they announced the Acer Aspire One D257 and that is being followed by their trio of Iconia Tab tablets – the A100, A500 and W500. But we thought we’d give you another look at CeBit. The A100…

PlayBook will support Android Apps – RIM rep

More evidence that RIM is planning to support Android apps on the Playbook… tablet. This time from a RIM representative giving a demo of the PlayBook from MWC earlier this month. He says “we will also support Android apps when we release the Dalvik engine

Ixonos windowed UI a match for dual screen Android devices

A company named Ixonos was showing off a windowed UI for Android over at MWC last week which works as you might imagine – you can drag multiple windows around, resize them, overlay them just as you would on Windows. The first demo was on…

Samsung Galaxy SII Walk Through at MWC 2011

Along side numerous tablets Samsung has released a new phone called the Samsung Galaxy SII. At a mere 8.49mm from front to back it’s a real Posh Spice of a phone, so slender it even out-diets the iPhone… 4. It’s light too, at 116g, although

Sony Ericsson tablet spotted at MWC

Yesterday news about Sony Ericsson developing a tablet made the rounds and apparently they had a tablet at MWC that nobody noticed, but for good reason! One look at the tablet will explain all. Bulky, ugly and it looks more like a car-nav system if…

Wave Your Hands to Control Your Phone or TV: MWC 2011 Demo

If you’re not interested in video chat but happen to have a front facing camera this might here is something you’ll be able to do in the near future with it.  Why not sure the front-facing camera on your next mobile phone to control it…

Toshiba’s Nameless Tablet Gets Named After a Star

UPDATE: After publishing this story we were contacted by Toshiba letting us know that the rumour from TabletGuide.nl is just that a rumour.  They have told us that this is not the final name of the tablet. I can’t help but wonder why that name…

Hands on: ASUS Slider 10.1 Tablet with Full Keyboard

What we have in the ASUS Eee Pad Slider… has an innovative design that reminds me of a smartphone. Except its a 10.1″ tablet device that slides out to reveal a full slide-out QWERTY keyboard. It is powered by the NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor with

Malata shows off two new Tegra 2 Honeycomb tablets

Update: Blogeee has some nice photos of Malata’s iPad clone.
Charbax shows us two new promising Android Honeycomb, Tegra 2 tablets from Malata. The first is a 10.1″ 1280 x 800 tablet which has a brighter, better quality display and is thinner and lighter than…

ZTE budget tablets hands on

ZTE doesn’t make the most exciting tablets but at least they’re cheap!  We take a look at three of their tablets, the bargain based 7-inch Z-Pad which we checked out last year, the iPad…-ish 4:3 ratio ZTE 11 and the V9 / Light

Touchable 3D display hands on

Japanese based NTT Docomo is showing off what they call a “Touchable 3D Display” at MWC which basically a combination of a glassless 3D display and haptic feedback. The haptic functionality is possible with a magnet in the tip of the pen which can be…

A tour of the Android booth – sushi, shakes and slides

We’re going to give you a tour of the Android booth over at MWC. Come for the sushi, Android flavored shakes and slides. Stay for the smartphones and tablets.  A quick tour of some of the apps and games, some old, some new, being shown…

Fujitsu dual screen tablet and phone concepts hands on

Here’s a couple of concept dual screen devices from Fujitsu. One is a phone, the other looks more like a tablet. The phone looks like a typical clamshell feature phone with super wide displays, both of which can be rotated to stand vertically or aligned…

Acer launches the Aspire One D257 netbook (update: our hands on, Atom N570 too)

Update 2: I should add that there’s an SKU with an Atom N570 processor. Full specs and press photos added in.
Update: Added our hands on video of the Acer Aspire One D257 below. It should have all the typical netbook specs – a dual…