Jelly Bean

Sony Xperia Z update to 4.2.2 rolling out today

For those of you enjoying the Sony Xperia Z flagship smartphone we have some excellent news. Last week we saw our first leak of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean for the Z, after months of waiting for an update, then sadly the Xperia XL actually received the update first. However, today multiple reports are stating the Z is in fact seeing an OTA update as of this morning.

HP Slate 7 Review

We're taking an in-depth look at the HP Slate 7, the company's first foray into the world of Android. If I still had my HP TouchPad running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean instead of the awful WebOS, I'd surely compare these two devices. Earlier this year at CES HP stunned the Android world by announcing their first Android-powered tablet, aimed for the Nexus 7, and we're going to give it a full rundown below. Can this compete with the Nexus 7 and other Android slates, or is another firesale coming soon? Read on to find out.

Pantech Flex getting Jelly Bean with AT&T

AT&T has begun rolling out another Jelly Bean update and this time around the lucky users are the ones sporting a Pantech Flex. The update is bringing Android 4.1.2 and the carrier has the delivery coming over-the-air. We suspect those with a Flex will be anxious, however AT&T has said you will be alerted by way of a text message when the update is ready for your device.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active hands-on

Samsung previously announced the the Galaxy S4 Active, however that didn't stop them from showing the handset during the Premiere 2013 event which took place a bit earlier today. As a result of the Galaxy S4 Active being on display, we got to spend a bit of time checking it out in person. The Active is the dust and waterproof version of the Galaxy S4 and that was one of the highlights of the event.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini hands-on and impressions

There's a miniature version of what the world has been snatching up en masse: the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini. As we're here in London having a look and touch with the whole new family of devices from Samsung, it seems only natural to get up close and personal with the smallest of the pack - all 4.3-inch display of it. This device won't wow the way the Galaxy S4 does, but it's certainly going to bring on the connectivity.

Samsung ATIV Q 13.3-inch dual-boot tablet hands-on

Today the folks from Samsung surprised the entire crowd up on stage in London for their Premiere event, and announced a brand new 13.3-inch 3200 × 1800 qHD+ resolution tablet that dual boots both Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and Windows 8. We immediately got excited and wanted to learn more, and now we have have on pictures and impressions below. I want one already!

Huawei Ascend P6 official as world’s thinnest smartphone

The device has emerged: Huawei's newest smartphone is the world's thinnest, and the big H can once again claim a victory (in at least that respect). Here the Huawei Ascend P6 works with a 6.18mm thin body and a 4.7-inch display with a 1.5GHz quad-core processor under the hood. Inside also is a unique version of Android created specifically for this device by the folks at Huawei - and what's that? A 5-megapixel camera on the front?