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Dell discontinues Venue and Venue Pro in the US

Dell discontinues Venue and Venue Pro in the US

29 March, 2012 | comments (13)

Dell had to retire the Streak last year owing to poor sales of the device but it seems that misfortune was being shared by its stablemates as well. Dell has now discontinued the sales of the Android-based Venue and the Windows Phone-based Venue Pro...


Samsung Galaxy Note shipments exceed 5 million

Samsung Galaxy Note shipments exceed 5 million

28 March, 2012 | comments (98)

The failure of the Dell Streak may have told us otherwise but it seems there is a demand for gigantic smartphones/tiny tablets after all and that people have no problem stretching their hands and pockets as long as the device in question is good...


A trio of super-hot Japan-bound droids announced

A trio of super-hot Japan-bound droids announced

29 September, 2011 | comments (41)

The Japanese will be getting a trio of really cool high-end Android smartphones in the face of the Sharp AQUOS PHONE 102SH, the Panasonic Lumix phone and the Dell Streak. The three smartphones were just unveiled and their specs will make every...


Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Note announced

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Note announced

01 September, 2011 | comments (158)

IFA hasnít even started yet (starts tomorrow) and the gadgets are already flying - Samsung just dropped the mother lode, including the first SuperAMOLED Plus tablet and the phone/tablet hybrid that is the Galaxy Note. Samsung P6800 Galaxy Tab...


ASUS teases with an upcoming droid, is it a tablet or a phone?

ASUS teases with an upcoming droid, is it a tablet or a phone?

23 May, 2011 | comments (52)

With Computex barely a week away, ASUS has decided to stir some excitement by publishing a fresh teaser on their Facebook page. There will be a new Android-running device form the the creators of the popular Eee Pad Transformer, and it might be more...

Tags: ASUS, Touch UI


T-Mobile officially confirms Galaxy S 4G and Sidekick droids

T-Mobile officially confirms Galaxy S 4G and Sidekick droids

21 January, 2011 | comments (12)

T-Mobile USA has officially confirmed two new 4G droids will be joining their lineup - the Galaxy S 4G and the T-Mobile Sidekick. Unfortunately, all the image material we have is a leaked slide with a couple of blurry shots. While the two phones...


Dell Streak price falls to $400 in the US, ships on 11 Jan

Dell Streak price falls to $400 in the US, ships on 11 Jan

24 December, 2010 | comments (28)

The price of the 5-inch Android-powered tablet Dell Streak in the US has just been seriously reduced. Froyo-loving Android-junkies can now purchase it without signing any contracts for as low as $400. This is $180 lower than what Dell USA were...


O2 UK's Dell Streaks will be getting Froyo this week

O2 UK's Dell Streaks will be getting Froyo this week

14 December, 2010 | comments (17)

O2 UK is wrapping up a gift for Dell Streak owners - an update to Android 2.2 Froyo. The Streak, which launched in June running 1.6 Donut, has made the jump to 2.1 Eclair and now, it's getting ready for another update. Unlocked Dell Streak...


Dell Streak steps into Froyoland, unlocked devices get there first

Dell Streak steps into Froyoland, unlocked devices get there first

16 November, 2010 | comments (16)

Android v2.2 Froyo has finally made it on Dell Streak, six months after its launch. The update comes as an OTA one and is already available for all unlocked Streaks. Those who are chained to a carrier will get the Froyo a bit later, some time in...


Froyo, new UI coming to Dell Streak in the UK soon

Froyo, new UI coming to Dell Streak in the UK soon

14 November, 2010 | comments (39)

The Dell Streaks will be jumping from the past to the future - they will start ditching Android 1.6 Donut and going straight to 2.2 Froyo (sorry, Eclair) very soon. Along with the usual updates that come with Froyo, the Streaks will receive a new UI...


Pricing details on Dell Aero and Streak for AT&T surface

Pricing details on Dell Aero and Streak for AT&T surface

28 July, 2010 | comments (13)

Pricing details have been released about two Android powered Dell phones - the Dell Aero and the tablet wannabe Dell Streak. Aero builds on the Dell Mini 3i while the Streak is trying to carve out a whole new niche of voice call capable mini...


Flash 10.1 final available for smartphones with Android 2.2

Flash 10.1 final available for smartphones with Android 2.2

23 June, 2010 | comments (52)

Adobe today announced the release of Flash Player 10.1 to mobile platforms. Already available on the Android Market, Flash Player 10.1 will be available in its final production release for all Android smartphones running ver. 2.2 "Froyo." Some...


Sony Ericsson working on a 5-inch QWERTY-packing Android tablet?

Sony Ericsson working on a 5-inch QWERTY-packing Android tablet?

4 June, 2010 | comments (75)

Are Android-powered 5-inch phone tablets on the rise? Seems so, especially after the Dell Streak just launched in the UK. Sony Ericsson is also (rumored to be) getting into that game with a 5-inch Android tablet with QWERTY, which also has phone...


The Dell Streak 16GB tablet phone lands in UK, now available at O2

The Dell Streak 16GB tablet phone lands in UK, now available at O2

4 June, 2010 | comments (15)

The tablet PC-slash-smartphone Dell Streak 16GB is already available across the United Kingdom. You can get the Android-powered device from O2 for 0 GBP and there are plenty of tariffs to choose from. It was only a few days back when we...

Tags: Dell, Android, Touch UI, O2


Dell Streak pricing announced, with and without a contract

Dell Streak pricing announced, with and without a contract

1 June, 2010 | comments (20)

The 5-inch tablet-meets-phone, the Dell Streak, is coming to O2 UK on June 4th. Everything is obviously going according to plan as today Carphone Warehouse (they will be selling the Streak besides O2), even announced the pricing - with and without a...

Tags: Android, Touch UI, O2


Dell Streak 5-inch tablet phone coming soon to O2 UK

Dell Streak 5-inch tablet phone coming soon to O2 UK

25 May, 2010 | comments (41)

Where do touch phones end and tablets begin? Well, the 5-inch Dell Streak is certainly bound to push the border further than the HTC HD2 and its 4.3-inch screen. The tablet moniker is actually misleading since the Streak has got full GSM voice and...