April, 2009

  • Samsung I7500 live photos

    It may only have been officially announced this morning, but already the first live photos of the Samsung I7500 Android cellphone have emerged.  Mobile-Review grabbed some hands-on time with the AMOLED touchscreen handset,

    April 27, 2009 • Views: 564

  • Samsung I7500 official

    O2 Germany have officially announced the Samsung I7500 Android cellphone, the first device for both Samsung and the carrier.  Tipped over the weekend, the I7500 has a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash, together with a 3.2-inch

    April 27, 2009 • Views: 1253

  • Android Community Week in Review: Week 17 2009

    As we wait for the HTC Magic to land, with what’s expected to be a May 5th launch on Vodafone UK, this week has been all about alternative devices from the standard Android smartphone. We kicked off with a video demo of a

    April 26, 2009 • Views: 222

  • Samsung I7500 landing O2 Germany in June?

    According to Bild am Somtag, you’re looking at the the Samsung I7500, set to be the third Android-based cellphone after the T-Mobile G1 and HTC Magic.  The German-language site claims the touchscreen handset has an 11.9mm

    April 26, 2009 • Views: 337

  • Android-based Skytone Alpha 680 netbook gets $250 tag

    Some things are too good to be true, and the early tipped price for the Skytone Alpha 680 Android netbook is one example.  While initial predictions put the Alpha 680’s sticker at the $100 mark, in actual fact the

    April 26, 2009 • Views: 499

  • Skytone Alpha 680 Android netbook

    From Android-based MIDs to an Android netbook, the first budget ultraportable to adopt Google’s open-source OS looks to be the Skytone Alpha 680.  A convertible netbook with a 7-inch 800 x 480 display, ARM11 533MHz

    April 22, 2009 • Views: 394

  • Routon P760 & P730 Android MIDs announced

    Chinese firm Routon could be the first to bring an Android MID (mobile internet device) to the market, in the shape of the Routon P760 and P730.  Each MID has a 4.8-inch 800 x 480 touchscreen, 4GB or 8GB of flash storage and

    April 22, 2009 • Views: 444

  • Android netbook gets video demo

    We’ve seen netbooks running Android before, but they’re still rare enough to prod our curiosity.  Over at NetbookNews they’ve been playing with an i-Buddie netbook that’s been loaded with Google’s

    April 21, 2009 • Views: 455

  • Vodafone HTC Magic landing May 5th from free

    Vodafone UK have put the HTC Magic up for pre-order, with the touchscreen Android smartphone available from free depending on contract.  Launched back at Mobile World Congress in February, the Magic is HTC’s second Android

    April 20, 2009 • Views: 409

  • Strong year ahead for Android

    Google CEO Eric Schmidt is predicting good times ahead for Android. The statement coming as part of the company’s first quarter investors’ conference.

    April 20, 2009 • Views: 213