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Do “memory boost” apps work the way we think they do?

With a new device, most of us will not think of installing a memory or RAM booster off the bat. In fact, online surveys say that most Android users install these kinds of apps through in-app advertisements and similar pushes. And most users install these apps on the generic suggestion that using them would “speed up” their Android devices. But do they really work?

Samsung puts out a new 8 Gigabit LPDDR4 mobile RAM chip

Trying to stay ahead of the mobile industry race, Samsung has just announced a new type of DRAM or Dynamic RAM that is promised to offer higher levels of performance but also the most efficient power management. The new 8 Gigabit DRAM is Samsung's latest jab at the new LPDDR4 category of memory chips for mobile devices.

Nexus 7 2 leaked photo reveals 4GB of RAM

Yesterday we finally saw our first official look at what the folks from ASUS and Google have been working on, and that is the next generation Nexus 7 tablet. With a 7-inch 1080p HD display and Android 4.3 Jelly Bean this device will be quite popular once it's announced next week. The leaked pictures gave us an idea of what it looked like, and now that big sticker on back is revealing further details.

Samsung Galaxy S III for Canada confirmed with 2GB of RAM and 1.5 GHz dual-core

Today Samsung has finally announced what we all knew was coming. Canada (and probably the US too) will all get the Galaxy S III soon and most likely none will come with their quad-core processor. Instead all Canadian carriers will receive the Galaxy S III around June 20th and it will be rocking a dual-core processor instead, one that is capable of 4G LTE. More details and press release info after the break.

LG Optimus LTE2 hands-on

LG calmly waited for Samsung to announce their Galaxy S III, then on the same day announced their own powerhouse device in the new LG Optimus LTE2. This phone has all the top-tier specs you've come to expect, and a few you didn't. Like 2GB of RAM and stock wireless charging. Currently an exclusive to Korea we were able to get some hands-on with LG's new flagship smartphone so check it out.