HTC Desire

The HTC Desire is an Android-based smartphone that offers a 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen display, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, Wi-Fi, GPS, and runs a... 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. The Desire landed overseas first and U.S. Cellular (a CDMA carrier) announced that it would carry the smartphone this summer, but it has not been announced for any...

Samsung Galaxy Naos

Oui oui!  Samsung launched the i5800 Galaxy 3 smartphone in France today as the Galaxy Naos and the Galaxy Teos.  Both handsets include:

Android... 2.1 with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI 3.2-inch WQVGA 400×240 capacitive touchscreen display 3 megapixel camera/camcorder 667MHz processor 3G HSDPA WiFi aGPS 1500mAh battery and a microSD card slot 113...

A possible T-Mobile USA Motorola Android device has shown up on the FCC’s site for use in the U.S.  The phone looks nearly identical to the MOTOROI, which runs Android and began shipping earlier... this year in other markets.  The unannounced MB710, as it is labeled, supports WCDMA 3G data on the 1700MHz AWS frequency band as well as EDGE and features a large touchscreen display, an 8 megapixel ca...

Borders Bookstore has launched an app that lets users read its online books on Android smartphones.  The client can be downloaded from the Android Market and works on Android OS 2.0 or later.  If... anyone downloads it, let us know how it looks

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LG recently released an update to its Application Store and, along with a new user interface, the store is now offered in 23 countries.  There are plans to add an additional 10 countries by year’s... end.  LG also announced that it will support Android apps by in its Application Store by the end of the year, too.  Currently, the LG Application Store only supports Windows Mobile

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According to a recent study, more than half of all Android apps are free.  Fifty seven percent of the apps currently in the Google Android Market are free and forty three percent are offered as paid. ... This report came from a study run by a company called Distimo that specializes in app analytics.

[via CNet

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Motorola MILESTONE

Motorola has released a firmware update for its Milestone smartphone.  The over the air update is first rolling out to Greece with other European... countries soon to follow.  The update is expected to improve overall stability and functionality as well improve the phone’s alarm and music player

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Photos and specs have been found online about a possible follow-up to Samsung’s recently announced Galaxy S.  The purported name of the new smartphone is the i9200 Galaxy S2.  According to the... materials, specs for the device include a 4.3-inch 1280×720 AMOLED touchscreen display, an 8-megapixel shooter with full HD recording and playback, a speedy 2GHz processor, aGPS, Bluetooth and WiFi...

The unreleased Samsung Intercept for Sprint seems to have been sold prematurely over at Best Buy Mobile.  The device, which is expected to be available on July 11, was sold accidentally by a Best Buy... Mobile employee and has shown up on YouTube in all its glory.  The entry level smartphone sports Android 2.1, a 3.2-inch touchscreen, and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard that looks very much like the one f...

Photos of what looks to be called the HTC Vision have been leaked online, and if correct, the new smartphone will run Android 2.1 and feature a 3.7-inch touchscreen display, a 1GHz processor, and a... full slide-out QWERTY keyboard.  The new device is thought to be heading to T-Mobile in the U.S.

[via Engadget

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