Android 5.0 Lollipop Arrives on NVIDIA Shield Tablet
Nov27

Android 5.0 Lollipop Arrives on NVIDIA Shield Tablet

After Android 5.0 Lollipop’s October launch, NVIDIA said that new that its Shield Tablet would be one of the first products to land the latest build of Google’s platform. The company is now making good on that promise and is today rolling out the Lollipop patch for its 32GB LTE version of the gaming Shield Tablet. The version of the slate is now picking up Android 5.0 OTA, although as always you may have to be patient for a few days...

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Reference Smartphone and Tablet
Nov25

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Reference Smartphone and Tablet

At the moment the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 is the go to processor in the best flagships on the market (a majority of them anyway), but the replacement chipset is being prepared for launch early in 2015. The Snapdragon 810 is the Qualcomm’s first 64-bit flagship capable chip, a high end addition to a range that already includes the Snapdragon 410 and 610. The 810 will be arriving on a smartphone near you in 2015, but Qualcomm has a...

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ZTE’s K70 Dual-SIM Tablet to Launch Soon
Nov24

ZTE’s K70 Dual-SIM Tablet to Launch Soon

Smartphones with Dual-SIM capabilities give the user the ability to run their one handset on two different carrier networks with two SIM cards. They have become popular on smartphones in emerging markets, but they have not really become too popular on tablets, with the Asus FonePad 7 one of the only devices we can think of offhand that has dual-SIM. Chinese giant ZTE is adding another to the mix with its new tablet. The new slate has...

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Nokia Surprises With N1 Tablet

Nokia may have left the smartphone making game, but the company is clearly still into hardware after surprising many today with the new N1 tablet. Only the company’s second ever slate, this is an Android running tablet that is being made in conjunction with Chinese brand Foxconn, with Nokia licensing the software, design, and brand name. Your eyes do not device you as the N1 is almost a like for like clone of Apple’s iPad Mini; it...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Lands On Old Nexus Devices
Nov18

Android 5.0 Lollipop Lands On Old Nexus Devices

Hardly a surprise, but Google today rolled out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the remainder of its Nexus products today. The brand new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 got the brand new mobile platform a couple of weeks back, but now it is the turn of the older Nexus 4, 5, 7, and 10 smartphones and tablets. Twitter users are saying that the software is now coming to their devices via an over the air (OTA) patch. Of course, some may still not...

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