Android

  • Sony Xperia S Review: Sony’s first Android smartphone

    The Xperia S is the first smartphone in the Xperia NXT series – next generation smartphones from Sony – which was announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier this year. The Android phone claims to deliver stunning viewing experiences with its high resolution display, and has a 12-megapixel rear camera that can go into

  • Samsung Galaxy S III (i-9300) to Launch in 2-5 Weeks, Immediate World-Wide Availability

    It is rumored that Samsung will launch Galaxy SIII superphone at the Samsung Unpacked event (May 22). However, we've been told that the launch is being moved forward, with immediate world-wide availability (excluding USA, which will follow in Summer 2012).

  • HTC Asia launches One X in Singapore

    The HTC One X is one of the Android smartphones that was announced at the Mobile World Congress last month. And today, the phone has officially landed in Singapore.

  • ViewSonic’s ViewPad 10E hits FCC’s database, coming to the U.S. soon

    Following availability in limited parts of the globe post its initial sighting at CES early into the new year, ViewSonic's VS14445 (also known as the ViewPad 10E) looks to be coming to the states soon with an entry appearing via the FCC's database that tends to indicate the item's presence on store shelves within a

  • Opera’s Mini 7 browser for Android boosts performance

    Opera has just released its latest version of Opera Mini for Android devices onto the Android Market as well as its own mobile website. The Opera Mini 7 web browser brings significantly improved hardware acceleration resulting in faster overall browsing performance and smoother panning.

  • 9.7-inch Eken A90 Android tablet retailing at US$160

    The Apple new iPad is going for US$500, while the Android models with similar screen sizes are also around the same price point. For those who are looking for something more affordable, would know that many China-branded tablets are selling at much lower. And it seems that this Eken A90 Android tablet is said to be the cheapest

  • Verizon selling LG Lucid 4G on 29 March at US$130

    Verizon Wireless has announced that the LG Lucid 4G dual-core smartphone will be retailing in US from tomorrow at US$130; or US$80 with two-year contract (after a US$50 mail-in rebate).

  • Lenovo launches Enterprise App Shop for Android

    Lenovo has launched the Lenovo Enterprise App Shop, a mobile app store for businesses that use Android-based tablet computers.

  • ZTE Android phone with Intel mobile processor to launch 2H 2012 at US$160?

    ZTE is one of the industry partners that Intel has announced at Mobile World Congress last month to enhance smartphone portfolio. And the Chinese telecommunications equipment and systems company has unveiled that their phone will be available in the second half of this year.

  • HTC T328w dual-SIM phone to retail at US$317 in China

    The new HTC One series smartphones are going to be launched soon, and apparently, the pricing for the dual-SIM HTC T328W (or HTC One V) has been revealed. The Android phone is reported to be priced at 1999 yuan (or US$317) in China.

  • LG Optimus LTE P936 shows up on FCC

    Korean company LG has been busy with the introduction of three new phones at the recent Mobile World Congress. And it seems that a new Optimus LTE P936 smartphone has appeared on Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

  • Panasonic Eluga waterproof smartphone to retail in Japan on 29 March

    Besides faster processor, bigger screens and slim, stylish body, many phone makers are focusing on the durability of the device – how resistant it can go against water, dust, shock etc. The new Panasonic Eluga, which claims to be waterproof, is going to be launched in Japan next week, on 29 march.

  • Pictures of Samsung’s GT-i9300 leak, could be the Galaxy S III

    Some not too blurry pictures of what appears to be an upcoming Android 4.0 handset from Samsung has made an appearance online and one of the pictures gives us the model name, GT-i9300. This may or may not be the much anticipated Galaxy S III, but at this point in time it's anyone's guess.

  • Toshiba outs the LT170 7-inch Freescale SoC powered Android tablet

    More details are out on a new low cost 7-inch tablet from Toshiba which had some of its pre-release photos leaked out at the beginning of January. We now know the official model name for this tablet, LT170 and its final appearance looks much like the one seen back in January with a black and

  • Samsung Premium Suite software upgrade available to GALAXY Note

    Samsung has announced Premium Suite software upgrade for the GALAXY Note, which will offer additional features including new S Pen applications that are optimized for use with the device, as well as the new Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS.

  • ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime Review: A tablet in its prime

    The ASUS Eee Pad Transformer was launched about a year ago, and it stood out from the rest with its optional docking station with a standard keyboard and touchpad. This year, the company launched their Eee Pad Transformer Prime which claims to be the first tablet device to incorporate Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor. We managed to get one

  • Samsung GALAXY S III appears in Visa commercial?

    There have been many rumors about the Samsung GALAXY S III circulating on the web, especially with its launch coming closer each day. And it seems that the Android smartphone may have made an appearance in a Visa commercial recently.

  • Free mobile apps drain battery power

    Free mobile apps use considerably more battery power than their paid equivalents, due to resource-hogging advertisements, according to a study by Purdue University.

  • Sony Singapore offers integrated entertainment across devices and screen sizes

    Today, Sony Electronics Singapore showcased their new products including BRAVIA TVs and Xperia Android smartphones, which bring about integrated entertainment and communication to users, and letting them have the convenience of sharing the content on different platforms.

  • Samsung GALAXY S III to launch in May?

    The Samsung GALAXY S III is going to be launched soon, and there have been many leaked photos of the Android smartphone online. But the latest one seems to be the real deal, from a Powerpoint slide with the name of PR agency (WeberShandwick) at the bottom.