• Routon P760 & P730 Android MIDs announced

    Chinese firm Routon could be the first to bring an Android MID (mobile internet device) to the market, in the shape of the Routon P760 and P730.  Each MID has a 4.8-inch 800 x 480 touchscreen, 4GB or 8GB of flash storage and

    April 22, 2009 • Views: 166

  • Huawei confirm T-Mobile G3 for Euro Q3 launch

    Huawei have confirmed that they will be supplying T-Mobile with their Android-based smartphone, which will launch in Q3 2009 as the T-Mobile G3.  An Huawei spokesperson has told reporters that "I can confirm that Huawei will be

    April 6, 2009 • Views: 360

  • Archos Android Tablet coming in Q3 2009

    In a previous news instalment, an Internet Media Tablet for wireless connectivity, voice and apps was discussed. The device, by Archos will be available around July. Continue Reading...

    March 26, 2009 • Views: 247

  • HTC Magic gets zoom-wheel [Video]

    In addition to the landscape QWERTY keyboard, HTC have added a new zoom control wheel to the HTC Magic smartphone.  Seemingly intended to offer more precise zooming without treading on Apple's pinch-and-spread patent toes, the

    March 19, 2009 • Views: 179

  • Samsung Android smartphone shows up in first picture

    A pixelated picture of the first Samsung Android smartphone has been released, as part of a Samsung dealer presentation in Amsterdam today.  Details of the device are incomplete, but it's known to use a large capacitive

    March 17, 2009 • Views: 208

  • Road picking Android for S101 HandyPC? [Video]

    Tucked away at CeBIT, Road have been showing the latest evolution of their S101 HandyPC, a clamshell smartphone with a full QWERTY keyboard and 640 x 240 internal touchscreen.  Originally intended to run a Linux OS with

    March 5, 2009 • Views: 236

  • Yuhua Xphone-SDK concept: pretty face but slow

    The company behind the General Mobile DSTL1 Android smartphone design, Yuhua, have followed up with a new reference design.  Yet to find a distributor, the Yuhua Xphone-SDK is a sleek full-touchscreen handset that is vaguely

    March 4, 2009 • Views: 121

  • Huawei making Android smartphones for Q3 T-Mobile launch?

    Having promised a Q3 2009 launch for their Android-based smartphone, Chinese manufacturer Huawei have apparently announced a deal with T-Mobile to supply the carrier with a number of devices using Google's open-source platform. 

    February 23, 2009 • Views: 174

  • T-Mobile G1 eats some Cupcake: Video demo

    With the furore over the HTC Magic, T-Mobile G1 owners might be wondering whether the halo has shifted from their original QWERTY handset to this new HTC usurper.  While the external hardware is obviously significantly altered,

    February 19, 2009 • Views: 149

  • Google axed Android multitouch at Apple’s request

    Multitouch support was dropped from the Android platform, and therefore the T-Mobile G1, after Apple requested it not be included.  That's the latest rumor, apparently confirmed by an unnamed Android team member, who described

    February 10, 2009 • Views: 237