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  • Samsung Galaxy S 4G hands-on

    Samsung's Galaxy S 4G isn't exactly a great leap from the existing Galaxy S range. The company has taken the original Galaxy S and thrown in Android 2.2 Froyo from the outset, together with HSPA+ support for T-Mobile USA's

    February 18, 2011 • Views: 77

  • Angry Birds Android ads make Rovio $1m per month

    Developers Rovio may be giving Angry Birds away for free, but that doesn't mean the team isn't making any money on the game. Speaking at LeWeb 2010 today, Rovio CEO Mikael Hed revealed that the adverts on the Android version of

    December 8, 2010 • Views: 135

  • Motorola Defy Review

    Not all rugged phones have to look like miniature earthmovers. The Motorola DEFY may stand up to drops and getting dunked in water - we gave it a swim right after unboxing it - but it also manages to look like a regular

    November 22, 2010 • Views: 216

  • DROID R2-D2 Unboxing and Hands-on [Update: videos]

    "The Force is strong with this one"; "This could be the DROID you're looking for"; "Don't be too proud of this technological terror you've constructed." The Star Wars clichés almost write themselves when it comes to Verizon's

    September 29, 2010 • Views: 253

  • AT&T HTC Aria hands-on

    The HTC Aria made its unexpected debut yesterday and isn't set to hit AT&T stores until June 20th, but we've grabbed a handset to bring you all the details ahead of time.  Based on Android 2.1 with HTC's familiar Sense UI

    June 15, 2010 • Views: 135

  • Press Event: Unleashing the XTREME-ly large next-gen DROID

    BREAKING NEWS! We just received an email invitation to witness the birth of Verizon’s next generation of DROID. Expect the house to be packed with important folks from Google, Motorola, Adobe and of course execs from Verizon.

    June 15, 2010 • Views: 31

  • T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide unboxing

    Froyo may have been looming large for the past few weeks, but that hasn't staunched the onslaught of new Android smartphones. Latest on the Android Community test bench is the T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide, made by HTC and the newest

    May 25, 2010 • Views: 177

  • Verizon LG Ally hands-on

    The choice of Android handsets continues to grow, and while we all love high-end superphones like the Google Nexus One, Sprint HTC EVO 4G and Verizon Droid Incredible, we're also pleased to see more affordable models broadening

    May 13, 2010 • Views: 97

  • Motorola CLIQ XT Review

    It's feeling a little like deja-vu here at Android Community, with another Android device from Motorola in to review. Hot on the heels of the Motorola DEVOUR and Motorola BACKFLIP comes T-Mobile's latest Android smartphone, the

    March 12, 2010 • Views: 195

  • Motorola Devour for Verizon Unboxing and hands-on

    Motorola have just delivered their eighth Android device, the Motorola DEVOUR, and the latest to hit Verizon's network in the US. As we discovered in our brief hands-on at MWC 2010 last week, the DEVOUR's high-quality extruded

    February 25, 2010 • Views: 86