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Join our quest for a high-end compact Android smartphone

Join our quest for a high-end compact Android smartphone

15 April, 2013 | comments (564)

Over the last few years, Android has taken the smartphone world by storm, climbing to the top spot in just about every major market out there. The Google platform offers a mix of features that can't be matched by any of its competitors and is...

Tags: Android


XOLO launches 2GHz Intel-based X1000 smartphone

XOLO launches 2GHz Intel-based X1000 smartphone

14 March, 2013 | comments (70)

Today XOLO announced its fastest phone up to date - the X1000. It is based on the Intel Atom Z2460 chipset powered by a single-core Intel Atom processor clocked at 2GHz with Hyper-Threading support, PowerVR SGX540 GPU and 1GB of RAM. As some of...

Tags: XOLO, Android


Jelly Bean update for Motorola RAZR i now seeding

Jelly Bean update for Motorola RAZR i now seeding

30 January, 2013 | comments (17)

Motorola has started the Jelly Bean update roll out for the Intel-powered RAZR i. Even though the smartphone first launched in the UK, the first country to get the update notifications is France. The new firmware seeding right now is 4.1.2 and...


Check out Intel's CES 2013 press conference live from here

Check out Intel's CES 2013 press conference live from here

07 January, 2013 | comments (6)

Intel is holding a press conference of its own, where besides the latest ultrabooks powered by the new 3rd generation Core processors, we expect to see what sort of Atom-powered tablets and smartphones await us in 2013. Intel has been mum on...

Tags: Intel, CES 2013


Motorola launches a white version of the RAZR i in the UK

Motorola launches a white version of the RAZR i in the UK

20 December, 2012 | comments (17)

Motorola is releasing a white version of the RAZR i for the UK market. Each of the smartphone's panels has been colored in white, including the Kevlar back. We must say, the result is pretty great. Beginning December 22, the white RAZR i will...


Jelly Bean update for HTC One X boosts performance

Jelly Bean update for HTC One X boosts performance

29 October, 2012 | comments (262)

The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the HTC One X recently started rolling out and it brings a good performance boost with it. One of our readers (thanks, Safal) sent in screenshots of some benchmarks he ran on a JB-running One...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Motorola RAZR i comes to UK both on and off contract

Motorola RAZR i comes to UK both on and off contract

12 October, 2012 | comments (27)

The Motorola RAZR i is now available in the UK for free on a contract courtesy of T-Mobile and Orange, while retailers such as Clove, Unlocked Mobiles and at Amazon offer it SIM free for around 340. Orange is willing to give you the RAZR i...


Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs 345

Motorola RAZR i goes on pre-order in UK, costs 345

18 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The Intel Atom-powered Motorola RAZR i was announced just a few hours ago, but its already gone on pre-order in the UK one of the very few countries to get the phone in early October. The rest of the lucky regions are France, Germany, Brazil,...