February, 2012

  • Panasonic ELUGA Power hands-on

    Panasonic has been largely silent on the smartphone front for the last few years, at least outside of Japan. That changes at Mobile World Congress, where they’re showing off the Eluga smartphone – not to mention its

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  • ZTE Era hands-on

    ZTE is making a splash at Mobile World Congress thanks to a wide collection of smartphones – most of which have been announced in name only. One exception is the new Era, the Chinese OEM’s highest-end smartphone due

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  • Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 due March 1st for $499 says equipment guide

    The Galaxy Tab 7.7 is one of Samsung’s most hotly-anticipated tablets – or at least it was, back in August before both CES and Mobile World World Congress. Speaking of CES, it was there that Samsung announced its

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  • Samsung Galaxy Beam Hands-on

    Earlier we got a somewhat subdued look at the Samsung Galaxy Beam, it was from a respectable distance – Sammy wanted to make sure and display the smartphone-pico projector in the best possible light. (Zing.) But later in

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  • T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G hands-on

    Ready for yet another iteration of Samsung’s original Galaxy S for a United States network? Ready or not, the Galaxy S Blaze 4G is headed to T-Mobile next month. And as one of the only handsets at Mobile World Congress

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  • Orange Intel Santa Clara Android phone hands-on

    We’ve seen Intel hardware running Android before, but what Orange has unveiled at Mobile World Congress appears to be a much cleaner, finished product than the prototype we briefly handled at CES. The Santa Clara (codename)

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  • Toshiba 7.7-inch prototype quad-core tablet hands-on

    And you thought Toshiba’s super-skinny Excite was… uh… exciting. Get a load of this 7.7-inch version of the hardware, with the all-important (and seemingly ubiquitous) addition of an Nvidia Tegra 3 processor.

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  • Huawei Ascend D Quad hands-on

    Huawei is pulling out all the stops at Mobile World Congress 2012, and that includes the one marked “restraint”. Their new Ascend D Quad smartphone uses their own H3-series quad core process, which makes it

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  • Huawei MediaPad 10FHD hands-on

    Rumblings of a 10-inch version of Huawei’s surprisingly solid MediaPad have been going on for quite some time, but at Mobile World Congress 2012, it’s official. The MediaPad 10FHD is only the company’s second

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  • Asus Padfone headed for release in April with headset/stylus: we go hands-on

    Easily one of the most-anticipated Android devices over the last year has been the Asus Padfone. First just a concept and eventually a developed product, Asus has finally pulled the wraps off if its shiny new form factor and the

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