dual boot

Huawei bringing dual-boot Android/Windows Phone in Q2 2014

Huawei wants to have their cake and eat it, too. The company, who recently pulled out of the US market, is promising to support Windows Phone. In doing so, they’re also hedging their bets by promising we’ll see a dual-booting device, which will bring Windows and Android on the same device.

Windows Phone 8 tipped to be dual-booting with Android by June

Windows Phone and Android dual-boot handsets have been discussed on several occasions in the past. Rumor and speculation have thrown Samsung, Huawei, and HTC into the group of possibles but the problem is we have yet to hear anything firm regarding plans. Well, it seems another name is being thrown in the mix, and they are expected to have a handset available by June.

ViewSonic ViewPad 10i tablet runs both Android and Windows

With tablets that provide both Android and Windows operating systems slowly starting to crop up, it was only a matter of time before cheaper alternative also appear. ViewSonic, who is probably either popular or notorious for such affordable devices, has just launched what is actually its second dual-booting tablet, this time powered by an Intel Celeron N2910.

Geeksphone Revolution images leak, show a subdued form factor

If the prospect of a device that dual-boots Android and the new Firefox OS is enticing, the new Geeksphone offering may be for you. Images of the Revolution have leaked, providing a glimpse of what may be a finished product for the interesting concept. Plain in form, the specs may also show another ho-hum, mid-range offering.

Microsoft looks towards HTC for dual-boot Android and Windows Phone option

Dual-booting Android smartphones are far from common at this point. We have seen some solutions presented, but they are aftermarket and likely only used by the geekier crowd. One dual-boot example includes the MoDaCo.SWITCH which allows HTC One and Galaxy S 4 users to bounce between stock Android and Sense/TouchWiz. Well, if Microsoft has their way, it looks like we may see something with Android and Windows Phone.
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