Archive for August, 2012

Google Play Store End of Summer Sale: 18 Android Apps and Games for 99 Cents! (List)

August 31, 2012

The Google Play Store is having a huge “end of summer sale” in which 18 Android apps and games are discounted to just 99 cents each. This includes apps and games from popular publishers like Gameloft, Electronic Arts, SEGA, levelUp Studio, Square Enix and more. The actual list includes: N.O.V.A. 3, Zen Bound 2,...
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Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 Windows Phone Images

August 31, 2012

The following leaked images show the upcoming Nokia Lumia 920 (Phi) and Lumia 820 (Arrow) Windows Phone 8 smartphones. The former is said to feature a 4.5-inch display and a PureView camera, while the latter sports a slightly smaller 4.3-inch screen. As you can see, both models will likely be available in multiple color...
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Samsung Mobile Unpacked IFA 2012 Full Replay Video Posted on YouTube; Watch Galaxy Note II, Galaxy Camera, ATIV Tab, ATIV S and ATIV Smart PC Announcements

August 31, 2012

We’ve already posted the replay of the Samsung Mobile Unpacked 2012 press conference at IFA 2012, but now it’s available in full on YouTube. Below you will find video of the entire event, as well as individual cuts for the announcements of the Galaxy Note II, Galaxy Camera with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Windows...
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Huawei Details MediaPad 7 Lite Android Tablet Specs

August 31, 2012

Along with the Ascend G600 smartphone, Huawei also announced details for the MediaPad 7 Lite Android tablet. The ultra-portable device, which weighs 370g and measures 11mm thin, sports a 7-inch WSVGA IPS display, Cortex A8 1.2GHz processor, 8GB of flash memory, 1GB of RAM, a 3.2 megapixel rear camera, 0.3 megapixel front-facing camera, and...
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Huawei Emotion UI for Android Introduction Video

August 31, 2012

At IFA 2012 in Berlin, Huawei introduced the Emotion UI for its upcoming Android smartphones, like the Ascend G600. Check out the promotional video above to see it in action, as well as a short description below. Video Description: The Emotion UI is an Android-based user interface that reinforces Huawei’s user-centric design philosophy, “Design...
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Huawei Announces Ascend G600 Smartphone (Specs)

August 31, 2012

Huawei announced the Ascend G600 Android smartphone in Berlin at IFA 2012 today. The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered handset features a large 4.5-inch qHD (960×540) LCD IPS display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 768MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, an 8 megapixel rear camera, NFC, and a 1930mAh battery. The company’s newly introduced Emotion...
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HTC Desire X Official First Look Video

August 30, 2012

HTC formally announced the Desire X Android smartphone earlier today and now the Taiwan-based company has posted a first look promotional video for the device. Video Description: HTC Desire X – Authentic sound. Powerful performance. Pick up the phone that sounds every bit as good as it looks. Built-in Beats AudioTM delivers uncompromised, studio-quality...
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Samsung Posts Lengthy Galaxy Note II Video Demo

August 30, 2012

Samsung just posted an official hands-on video demo of the upcoming Galaxy Note II on YouTube. It’s quite long at over 13 minutes, so you may want to grab some popcorn and a tall glass of your favorite beverage if you decide to check it out above. Video Description: This is the first hands-on...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 2 US Sign Up Page Goes Live

August 30, 2012

Samsung has posted a U.S. sign up page for eager folks looking to stay updated with the latest Galaxy Note II news. While we don’t know which of the big four (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-mobile) will get the beastly device, Samsung did mention that it will arrive stateside by the end of 2012. The...
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Motorola Droid RAZR M 4G LTE Caught on Video

August 30, 2012

Details of the unannounced Motorola Droid RAZR M 4G LTE for Verizon Wireless leaked out a few days ago, but now there are photos and video of the device in the wild. The tipster gave a favorable opinion about the Droid RAZR M’s Snapdragon S4 processor, calling it “fantastic,” and the battery is apparently...
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HTC Announces Desire X (Specs, Pics, Release Info)

August 30, 2012

After Samsung, LG and Sony announced a slew of new devices yesterday, it’s now HTC’s turn to unveil one of their own at IFA 2012. Meet the HTC Desire X. This mid-range handset features a 4-inch WVGA Super LCD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual-core 1GHz processor, 4GB of internal storage (expandable with microSD), 768MB...
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Google Nexus 7 Commercial Features Curious George

August 29, 2012

Google’s latest commercial for the Nexus 7 Android Jelly Bean tablet features the device, a mom, her young daughter, grandma, and a Curious George eBook. Check out the video above. - Previous Nexus 7 Camping ad. - Nexus 7 unboxing video.
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Google Now Search App for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Updated with Movie Showtimes, Public Alerts, Favorite Sports Teams

August 29, 2012

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean users just received an update for the Google Now Search app that adds support for movie showtimes, public alerts, and manually selecting favorite sports teams. Head to Google Play to get the free download. Google Search 2.0.5.443668 Update for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: -Movies – see movie showtimes and more...
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Samsung Galaxy Camera with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Unveiled at IFA 2012 (Specs, Images)

August 29, 2012

Samsung announced the Galaxy Camera (EK-GC100) at IFA 2012 today. The headlining feature of the unique point-and-shoot camera has to be that it runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. It’s not the first time a camera manufacturer has put Android software on a digital camera, as we’ve recently seen offerings from Polaroid and Nikon, but...
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Samsung Announces ATIV Tab Windows RT Tablet at IFA 2012 (Specs, Images)

August 29, 2012

Along with the ATIV S Windows Phone 8 smartphone, Samsung also announced the ATIV Tab Windows RT tablet during a press conference at IFA 2012. Like we mentioned before, “ATIV” is “VITA” (Life in Latin) in reverse, and it looks like that moniker will stick to all of Samsung’s upcoming Windows 8 tablets and...
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