By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 14, 2012
Google’s current Nexus smartphone strategy has created an interesting quandary. In many ways, the old Galaxy Nexus trumps Nexus 4, and in many ways, Nexus 4 trumps Galaxy Nexus. We explain why, how, and what you should buy.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, LG, Nerds, Reviews, Samsung, Sprint, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, Android 4.0, android 4.2, aosp, cdma, faux g, Galaxy Nexus, galaxy note 2, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S III, Google, gsm, HP, HSPA+, ics, jb, jelly bean, LTE, microsd, Nexus, Nexus 4, prepaid, sprint, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, UMTS, Verizon, webos, WiMAX | 4 Responses
By Christopher Price on December 10, 2012
Amazon offers the largest discount to-date on Kindle Fire HD 8.9, in time for “Green Monday”.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on November 26, 2012
The lowest price we’ve ever seen for the Android 4.0 HTC One V. Just don’t ask for Jelly Bean to be added in later on…
By Christopher Price on November 14, 2012
While the Atrix won’t be getting Webtop 3, you can use its lapdock for many other purposes. At $40, it’s a bargain for an HDMI display.
Posted in Android, Deals, Motorola | Tagged Android 4.0, atrix, Atrix 4G, atrix lapdock, deals, hdmi, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, keyboard, LapDock, lapdock 100, Motorola, trackpad, usb, usb host, webtop, webtop 3 | 2 Responses
By Christopher Price on November 5, 2012
ASUS didn’t need to confirm Android 4.2 for the Nexus 7, but it’s what they didn’t say that may have other ASUS tablet owners concerned.
Posted in Android, Asus, Google | Tagged acer, Android, android 4.1, android 4.2, android update alliance, Asus, asustek, eee pad, eee pad slider, eee pad transformer, eee slider, Google, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, jb, jelly bean, Motorola, nexus 10, nexus 7, Toshiba, Xoom | 1 Response
By Christopher Price on October 30, 2012
One of the lowest prices we’ve seen for a Google-certified, US-bound seven-inch tablet. And it’s Samsung’s flagship tablet for 2012.
By Humberto Saabedra on October 25, 2012
LG releases its source code to the Ice Cream Sandwich update released in Korea for the LG Optimus 2X and held back from international release
By Christopher Price on October 24, 2012
Walmart takes the Galaxy Tab 2 to a new low… in cost, one day after Apple announced iPad mini at almost twice the price.
Posted in Android, Deals, Samsung, Wi-Fi | Tagged Android, Android 4.0, android 4.1, deals, galaxy tab 2, Google, gps, gt-p3113, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, jb, jelly bean, price discrimination, Samsung, tablet, Wi-Fi
By Christopher Price on September 20, 2012
Acer’s Iconia Tab A100 may be “refurbished”, but the new-ish tablet is the first to arrive at under $100 toting both Android 4.0 and NVIDIA’s Tegra 2.
By Christopher Price on September 17, 2012
We explain the war of words between Google’s Andy Rubin and Alibaba’s Aliyun OS team… and, in the process, dive deep into the world of Android compatibility. It’s a coming storm, headed this way, that you should know about.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google | Tagged acer, alibaba, aliyun, aliyun os, amazon, Android, Android 4.0, andy rubin, appstore, Barnes & Noble, Bing, cdd, chicom, China, chinese, Chrome, cts, Google, google play, ics, kindle fire, linux, Maemo, meego, Nook, oha, open handset alliance, prc