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Exclusive: First Hands-On Pics of the Transphone Android Smartphone Tablet

The Transphone is aiming to bridge that gap too and we've got the first exclusive hands-on photos of the upcoming device.

$100 Off Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 plus Free Keyboard Dock

Yes, there's a lot of attention being paid to the Google Nexus 7, but you can actually spend the same amount of money on a 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and get a free keyboard docking station to boot.

Wind Mobile Launches Huawei Ascend P1 Android ICS Smartphone

Huawei may not be quite the same kind of household name as Samsung or Motorola, but the Chinese company has quietly been increasingly its market share by approaching more affordable alternatives to its competitors.

Samsung Galaxy Note Confirmed for T-Mobile USA

The massive 5.3-inch "phablet" has been available through AT&T for some time, but now Old Magenta is getting into the mega-smartphone game too with the Samsung Galaxy Note.

Ouya $100 Android Gaming Console Plays Free Games

You might even remember the frenzy surrounding the PS3 launch with systems going for up to $2,000 on eBay. The Ouya is not that kind of video game console. It's only $100.

Archos 97 Carbon Android ICS Tablet Challenges Nexus 7

As its name implies, the 97 Carbon features a 9.7-inch 5X multitouch IPS screen. There's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich under the hood and, thankfully, there is full access to Google Play and the full suite of Google apps right out of the box.

New HTC INCREDIBLE 4G LTE for Verizon July 5

The Taiwanese company has announced that it will be revealing something "INCREDIBLE" this week and sure enough, they did.

Chrome Browser for Android Exits Beta, Available Through Google Play

You can expect to get tabbed browsing, of course, but Chrome for Android also has incognito. There's also the ability to sync your open tabs with your desktop to read later and the ability to switch tabs "the way you would fan a deck of cards."

Sony Tablet P Finally Getting Android 4.0 ICS on May 24

That's changing, now that Sony is ready to push out Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to the dual screen Sony Tablet P. As with the Tablet S, the update will be pushed out automatically via the software update feature.

Sony Tablet S Gets Official Android 4.0 ICS Update

Personally, one of the highlights is the inclusion of a native screenshot capture. It used to be that you had to root the Sony Tablet S to get this feature, but now it's built-in; just press the power and reduce volume buttons at the same time.

Intel’s Atom-Powered Lava XOLO X900 Android Smartphone For India

As expected, Intel’s first Atom-powered Android smartphone, the Lava XOLO X900, has arrived. But the device is a mid-tier one and is just meant for the Indian market, although what is important is that Intel’s inside and the chip maker’s first major push is just the beginning.

Do You Want The Samsung Galaxy S3 Or The New Meizu...

Powered by a Cortex-A9-based quad-core Samsung Exynos chip, the new handset will run Meizu-customized Ice Cream Sandwich (Flyme OS) and has a 4-inch 960 x 640 ASV display. The company claims that the device will feature 20% less CPU power consumption, and its CPU is 60% faster and GPU is 50% faster when compared to its dual core predecessor.

Motorola’s Cordless Android Ice Cream Sandwich Home Phones

One of the best things about Android devices is that they come in all kinds of shapes and sizes, and what you see above is one of the two landline based DECT cordless Android powered phones from Motorola. The question is, what's the point? Everyone has cell phones these days and we're not sure where the market is for something like this.

Rumored Google Nexus Tablet Could Be A Ten-Inch Device

Rumors about a so-called Nexus tablet from Google have been flying around for a while. What you see above comes to us from Pocketnow and the pictured device is purported to be the search giant’s upcoming tablet. Could it be the cheap stock Android Nexus tablet meant to compete against the new iPad?

HTC One S Is Headed to T-Mobile On April 22nd?

Yesterday, we talked about a rumor about Sprint’s version of the HTC One X. And today, it’s about another device from the company’s One series, the HTC One S. The folks over at TmoNews appear to have got their hands on a web document which shows off the release date of the One S on T-Mobile’s network as April 22nd.

Newer Samsung Galaxy S III “Leak” Reveals Lack of Buttons, More...

Earlier today, we reported on a leaked SGS3 photo that seemed to indicate quite a few things about the upcoming Samsung smartphone. Now, we're seeing a brand new leaked image that is actually quite a bit different from the other versions of the Galaxy S III that we had already seen previously.

Archos G10 XS Ultra-Thin Tablet Teased (Video)

The new iPad, as you know, has arrived with impressive specs, but all those features have resulted in the device becoming fatter and heavier....

Ice Cream Sandwich for Galaxy S II Coming By March 15?

And it's about to get a lot sweeter too, since we're hearing that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich will be rolled out to the Galaxy S2 by March 15, if not earlier.

Google Nexus Tablet Built By Asus, Powered by Tegra 3 and...

It's been postulated for some time that Google was working on a so-called Nexus tablet that would fundamentally follow in the footsteps of its Nexus family of smartphones. Now, we're hearing that it could be Asus that will be charged with building the pure Google tablet.

Google’s Rumored “Play” Android Tablet Takes Bite Out of BB PlayBook

There are all kinds of rumors swirling around that Google is preparing a self-branded Android tablet, but apparently it's not joining the Nexus family. Instead, it could be called the Google "Play" tablet.

Archos Announces $129 Child Pad with Ice Cream Sandwich

You thought the $199 Kindle Fire was a good deal? You thought OLPC was doing the right thing with cheap laptops? Archos is going even further with the announcement of the Child Pad, a seven-inch kid-friendly tablet that runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich right out of the box.

HTC One X With Stock Android 4.0 ICS Headed To T-Mobile?

At the MWC 2012, HTC unveiled their new “One” series which includes the impressive One X handset. The only disappointment was that the device was announced to be an exclusive to AT&T in the US, but we have good news for you. According to the latest rumors, the device might be headed to other carriers as well.

Rumored Samsung Galaxy S III Specs Are Awesome

Samsung unveiled some new devices at the MWC 2012, but it is certainly a disappointment that the much anticipated Galaxy S3 did not make it for the event. We are hoping that Samsung would make up for this by bringing out a handset that is worth the wait. And it appears like that is what they are planning to do. The latest info suggests that the company is thinking about something big.

MWC 2012: HTC One S

The HTC One X certainly looks like it’s going to make things difficult for all the other phone manufacturers from around the world. And...

MWC 2012: HTC One X

As expected, HTC has just introduced their Quad-core Tegra 3 handset and the flagship phone appears to be one of the most impressive Android devices ever designed. The One X, which will be part of the company’s new "One" series, comes with awesome specs.

Leaked Image of Sony Xperia Play 2 Android PlayStation Smartphone

Even though Sony is giving its new PlayStation Vita quite the significant push, it's still developing gaming-centric smartphones and here is what we think is the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play 2.

Ubuntu For Android Demo Video Hits YouTube

Ubuntu for Android appears to be the most important development for Android since the arrival of Ice Cream Sandwich. But if you are too excited to know more about it before it is officially launched at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, you can check out the demo video below which comes to us via a kind hearted Canonical employee.

The Skinny on Huawei’s Slim 10-Inch Android ICS Tablet

What you see here is an apparent sneak peek at an upcoming 10-inch Android tablet from Huawei. Details are sketchy at best, but it looks like it's boasting a higher-end metal finish to go along with its notably slim profile.

ZTE Mimosa X is Fully Packing NVIDIA Tegra and Android 4.0

When NVIDIA acquired Icera back in mid-2011, we knew that the company will soon be making its entry into the smartphone game. They have done just that by introducing the ZTE Mimosa X handset, which is the first device to feature both the NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor and the NVIDIA Icera modem technology, and also the answer to Qualcomm.

LG Optimus Vu 5-Inch Galaxy Note Rival Now Official

The Mobile World Congress is right around the corner, but LG surprisingly has officially announced their Optimus Vu, the company’s answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note little ahead of schedule.

Upgraded Samsung Galaxy Nexus 32GB Smartphone Scrapped

The Galaxy Nexus superphone was reportedly set to get an updated version from Samsung that would boost its internal storage to 32GB, but those plans have apparently been thrown out the window.

Samsung Galaxy S II Getting Ice Cream Sandwich March 1st

We all knew that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich would eventually get rolled out to a great number of Gingerbread-touting smartphones, but it's always good to get a firm date in place. And that's exactly what the Samsung Galaxy S II has now apparently received.

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Now Available At Amazon For $100

Waiting for a good deal on the Verizon Galaxy Nexus? It looks like this is the right time to make your move to take a big bite out of Ice Cream Sandwich. Online retail giant Amazon is currently offering the handset with a price tag of a mere $99.99.

Galaxy S III Possesses ‘Quad-Core Engine And 12MP Camera’

Samsung had to think big when planning the next in their “S” series line of Android smartphones to keep up with the rich traditions already established by the Galaxy S, S II and the Galaxy Note. It seems that Galaxy S3 will indeed be a monster, powered by a Quad-Core chipset capable of speeds in the range of 1.6 GHz.

Asus Transformer Prime GPS Update Fail

The Asus Transformer Prime tablet update was happily welcomed, it not only brought Ice Cream Sandwich, but also a fix for the device’s latent GPS issues. But now it appears like the update hasn’t solved any problems and has even added to the agony.

Huawei Going High-End With Diamond Series Smartphones at MWC

It's not exactly a household name, but the Chinese company has been able mostly to sell its cheaper Android smartphones to people who don't want to spend the premium on higher end devices. Now, it looks like they're ready to move up the range.

Notion Ink Adam II To Come With TI Processor And Android...

The Adam 2 will be running Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich OS and will also feature TI’s Wi-Link 7.0 (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and FM transmit/receive in a single chipset) and Phoenix Audio Power Amplifiers, along with PowerVR SGX5xx GPU.

ICS (Finally) Comes To The Motorola Xoom

The Motorola Xoom just got a whole of a lot more appealing thanks to a new OTA update to ICS. This update replaces the stock Honeycomb OS and comes just a week after Asus started its rollout of ICS to the Transformer Prime.

LG Optimus Pad LTE Now Official: Shipping With Android 3.2

This new Android tablet was first spotted at the beginning of December. Now, LG has officially announced their Optimus Pad LTE, the company’s first LTE capable tablet.

Everything We Know About the Samsung Galaxy S3

The original Galaxy S platform was a hit and that continued with the Galaxy S II, the Galaxy Nexus, and the Galaxy Note. But what will the Samsung Galaxy S3 bring to the table? A heck of a lot, apparently.

CyanogenMod 9 Music App Now Available for Android 4.0

It will only work on devices which run Ice Cream Sandwich though for now and will not be streaming music from your Google Music account. Neal expects that he will be able to backport CM9 Music “as much as possible”, but some features such as notification and lockscreen controls on older Android versions will have to be sacrificed.

Select Motorola Xoom Owners Get ICS

Recently, many major tablets like the Asus Transformer Prime, have begun receiving Android 4.0 updates. In response, Motorola is bringing Ice Cream Sandwich to Motorola Xoom tablets – at least for a few lucky ones out there.

$79 Ainol Novo 7 Paladin Tablet Does Ice Cream Sandwich

No typo here, the $79 Ainol Novo 7 Paladin is a camera-less tablet, but yes indeed, it runs Ice Cream Sandwich. This tablet is a variation of the world' s first ICS Android 4.0 tablet, the Ainol Novo 7 Basic we spotted last year.

ZTE 7-inch Quad-core Tablet Runs Android Ice Cream Sandwich

ZTE has a 7" tablet running Ice Cream Sandwich at CES. According to IDG analytics quoted here, the company has already overtaken Apple worldwide since 2011 in smartphone production, doubled its shipped products in Q4 compared to the previous quarter, and experienced a year-over-year increase of by almost 60%.

CES: Ice Cream Sandwich Demoed on ASUS Transformer Prime

Ice Cream Sandwich for the ASUS EEE Pad Transformer Prime Android tablet was planned to be available much later than it appears to be happening, as it has started to roll out for users just a couple of days ago. ASUS, ever anxious to see their achievement properly appreciated at CES 2012, even decided to make an introductory video themselves.

Viewsonic Debuts $169 Android ICS Tablet

Introducing the ViewSonic ViewPad e70. At $169, you get Android 4.0, a low-res 800x480 display, and an unidentified ARM-based 1GHz single core processor.

Hauwei Ascend P1 S Is The Thinnest Smartphone In The World,...

It seems it is time for the ultra-thin Motorola Droid RAZR to pass on the torch for the world's thinnest smartphone. The new Huawei Ascend P1 S pushes the boundaries of thin at just 6.68mm, versus the 7.1mm size of the Droid RAZR. The P1 S just marginally beats out the new waterproof Fujitsu Arrow, which is only 6.7mm in thickness.

Lenovo Introduces New IdeaTab S2 With Android Ice Cream Sandwich

How does a 1.27 pound tablet/netbook hybrid running Android 4.0 ICS sound to you? That's what you get with Lenovo's new IdeaTab S2.

Acer Iconia A200 Arrives January 15th, Gets Android 4.0 February

Acer America has just announced that the Acer Iconia Tab A200 will go on sale in the US on January 15th. The Android 3.2 slate features a dual-core Tegra 2 processor, a 1280 x 800 10.1-inch display, and 8 GB and 16 GB storage options.

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Expands to Telus Universe January 13

The universe is expanding its reach and the Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone will be officially launching with Telus Mobility on January 13. That's next Friday, in case you don't want to look at a calendar.