Google releases first KitKat phone – Nexus 5

Google has released the Nexus 5, the new phone running the latest Android OS – KitKat. The phone packed with featured replaces Nexus 4. Hardware The Nexus 5 is built by LG, the company that built the last Nexus phone. The smartphone features a five-inch, 1080p HD screen. Powered by a 2.26 GHz Snapdragon processor….

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Rumor – Nexus 7 V2 releasing in July to be priced in $149

In a latest rumor, Google might be releaseing the new version of Nexus 7 tablet in July 2013. In the new tablet a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor might be used instead of NVIDIA’s Tegra in current generation Nexus 7. To compete with iPad and other 7-inch tablet, the entry level Google’s tablet will be aggressively priced…

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Which tablet has the longest battery life?

To find out which of the tablets available in market has the longest battery life, ‘Which?‘ from UK, conducted a test on a number of tablets. The tests were conducted for browsing web at 200 nits brightness. They divided tablets in two categories based on the size of the screen: Small-screen tablet (screen size of…

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$20 tablet, Aakash 2 launched in India

To accelerate the growth of tablets in Indian market, the Indian Government has subsidized a 7" tablet running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) OS to cost only Rs 1,130 (equivalent to US$ 20). On the occasion of National Education Day of India, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and the HRD minister, MM Pallam Raju launched the…

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HTC and Apple settle out-of-court

HTC to pay Apple $6 to $8 patent licensing fee Apple and rival smartphone maker have settled out-of-course and signed-in a 10-year agreement of licensing fee. All the lawsuits between Apple and HTC were withdrawn following the agreement. HTC will reportedly pay Apple a fee ranging from $6 to $8 per phone. After the agreement,…

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Google announces WiFi Samsung Chromebook, a 3G model around the corner?

Google announced a thinner and lighter Chromebook, manufactured by Samsung, retailing at $249.  The laptop with 11.6-inch screen, weighs 2.5 pounds and is a mere 0.8 inches thick. The manufacturer has rated it to run 6.5 hours on battery under typical usage. Google has targeted the device to serve as a "second device" in people’s…

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HTC 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 compared

HTC’s new Windows Phone 8X looks like the Nokia Lumia 920, unveiled some time ago. Apart from the Windows OS, they both look similar and have similar specifications: Nokia Lumia 920 features a 4.3-inch Super LCD 2 with 1,280×720 pixels at 342 ppi and 8X has a slightly larger screen at 4.5-inch PureMotion HD Plus…

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Amazon’s new Kindle e-readers and Kindle Fire tablets

This week, on September 6, Amazon released updates to it’s Kindle ebook readers and the line of Kindle Fire tablets. In case you missed, here are the details: 3 new Kindle tablets: Kindle Fire HD 7-inch, Kindle Fire HD  8.9-inch, and the Next-Gen Kindle Fire. The new Kindle Fire HD now features HD graphics, two…

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Apple earbuds to be redesigned in iPhone 5?

Apple has reportedly redesigned it’s iPhone on it’s fifth edition. In a latest leak rumor, the iPod maker might also release a redesigned earbuds. A Vietnamese site released photos of so-called redesigned Apple earbuds to accompany the new iPhone. If true, new earbuds will be a bit smaller and different in appearance.

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iPad Mini in October and iPhone 5 in September

In a latest report, AllThingsG, confirmed the released of iPad Mini to release sometime in October. The regular iPhone event will go on on September. iPhone is expected to be released on the event to held on September 12, 2012. AllThingsG writes: With a new iPhone and a new, diminutive iPad in the pipeline, Apple…

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