Archive for July, 2011

RIM might sell hardware business after BlackBerry 10 launch

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins has revealed he may consider selling the company’s hardware division after the launch of BlackBerry 10 RIM could sell its hardware division once it launches the BlackBerry 10 operating system at the end of January. Chief executive Thorseten Heins spoke to German newspaper Die Welt?where he discussed the company’s ‘options’. ‘There […]

Windows Phone 7.8 update confirmed for late-January

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7.8 update will arrive at the end of January Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7.8 update will arrive at the end of the month, according to O2’s Twitter account. It’s an interesting turn because Microsoft still hasn’t officially announced its plans for the update yet. O2’s official UK Twitter account responded to a user […]

Pictures of plastic budget iPhone appear online

Pictures have leaked online showing Apple’s forthcoming budget iPhone model and its plastic build Snapshots of what is claimed to be the rumoured budget iPhone, made from plastic, have appeared online. You might think these are fakes, but in this particular case we think this isn’t so. Why’s that? Well, the pictures come courtesy of […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 vs Sony Xperia Tablet Z

Sony’s Xperia Tablet Z is back for another comparison and this time it takes on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 We check out how Sony’s 10.1-inch slate, the Xperia Tablet Z, compares with Samsung’s stylus-driven Galaxy Note 10.1. Form Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 – 262x180x8.9mm, 597g Sony Xperia Tablet Z – 266x172x6.9mm, 495g The Galaxy […]

Samsung announces Galaxy Express 4G smartphone

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Express smartphone with 4G connectivity and a 4.5-inch display Samsung has announced a new 4G-capable addition to its Galaxy Android line-up with the Galaxy Express. The handset sports a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED display with an 800×480 pixel WVGA resolution, which should result in 207 pixels-per-inch (ppi), while power comes from […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 pictured in leak and mentioned in roadmap

Pictures and a roadmap have leaked showing more of the Galaxy Note 8.0 and other devices ahead of MWC 2013 Samsung’s rumoured-then-confirmed Galaxy Note 8.0 tablet can now be seen for the first time after pictures leaked on Twitter. Appearing to be a scan from a catalogue or roadmap the image, which was tweeted by […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with S-Pen leaks online

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 8.0 to feature S-Pen technology, says French Android blog Yet another image of a what’s said to be Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8.0 has leaked online. This time the leak comes via Frandroid and shows off the Note 8.0 alongside the Galaxy Note 2. The Galaxy Note 8.0 is expected to feature […]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z vs Nexus 10

We compare Sony’s Xperia Tablet Z to Google’s Nexus 10, made by Samsung We throw Sony’s Xperia Tablet Z,into the Android fighting pit with the reigning champion: Google’s Nexus 10. Form Nexus 10 – 263.9 x 177.6 x 8.9 mm, 603g Sony Xperia Tablet Z – 266x172x6.9mm, 495g The Nexus 10 is made by Samsung […]