Tag Archive | android

Sharp Aquos Crystal – No Bezel

Sharp is entering into the mainstream american markets with this surprising 5″ smartphone. Finally a smartphone with no bezel [except at the bottom but you need to hold it somewhere]. I would love to see an all black one including the metal on the front. A very nice phone that is all screen.The specs are […]

Current Smartphones 2014

Top Current Smartphones of 2014:   There is less variety in the top tier of the current wave of smartphones. There are basically 4 at the top at the moment. This line up in 2014 saw a size increase which to me is a getting a little bit big. It seems to be mostly to […]

Current Smartphones 2013

        Samsung Galaxy J [Taiwan and Japan only atm]: Dimensions (mm)     137.00 x 70.00 x 8.60 Weight (g)     146.00 Battery capacity (mAh)     2600 Removable battery     No Screen size (inches)     5.00 Resolution – 1080×1920 pixels Processor – 2.3GHz  quad-core   Snapdragon MSM8974 RAM     3GB Internal storage     32GB […]

OUYA – Android Gaming Console

Started on Kickstarter, this is an Android gaming console. $99 is a reasonable price for the unit but I don’t think it will be a run away success right off the bat. I hope they have staying power because the very existence of the console will make developers more inclined to make more console like […]

Changing the Form Factor

Concept Smartphones. It certainly does seem like the flat rectangle is the perfect form factor for smartphones. There have been many concepts and efforts to change that. Now with flexible screens available, who knows what things will look like in the future but here are some old and new concept designs:

Top 20 Android Games [2012]

Compatible with my  “Galaxy S2 HD lte” ICS   TOP 20 01 – Mass Effect – Infiltrator 02 – Shadowgun 03 – NOVA 3 04 – GTA 3 05 – Trial Xtreme 2 / Trial Xtreme Winter / Trial Xtreme #1 06 – Let’s Golf 3 07 – Reckless Getaway 08 – iStunt 2 09 […]

Current Android Smartphones

For the higher end phones, there are mainly the standard product lines from the big names. Fantastic smartphones for performance and specs. Dual / quad cores,  HD, big storage, big screens, big ram etc. But I miss all the crazy variety of 2011. Standards, hrmph. My top current smartphones, all with very impressing features and […]

Samsung Galaxy S2 HD LTE

Samsung Galaxy S2 HD LTE This is the phone i have now [with I. C.S. upgrade]. – 4.65-inch 720 x 1280 pixel HD Super AMOLED display – 1.5Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 dual-core SoC w/ Adreno 220 GPU – 1GB RAM / 16GB internal storage (expandable with microSD slot) – 8MP back camera with flash / […]

Motorola Atrix [4g]

. Motorola Atrix: CPU: Tegra 2 dual-core 1 GHz (Cortex-A9 dual-core) GPU: GeForce ULP Memory: 1 GB DDR2 RAM LP Storage: 16 GB on board, 32 GB microSDHC Battery: 1930 mAh Li Ion Polymer Dimension: 117.75 × 63.50 × 10.95mm Weight: 135g Display: Corning Gorilla Glass, 4-inch QHD resolution 960 x 540 Networks: WCDMA 850/1900/2100,GSM […]