Imagine getting 3,200 mAh of capacity out of something the size of a 2,000 mAh battery. That’s exactly what Hitachi Maxell’s new battery technology could do.
Battery usage is an issue for many Android users. Fortunately the engineers at Texas Instruments have come up with a new chip which will reduce the re-charge time of future phones.
We’re pretty psyched about the IdeaPhone K900, the world’s fastest Intel-powered handheld to date, but that’s not all Lenovo has in store for us Android geeks. According to unconfirmed rumors, a mystery P780 smartphone is also in the works.
There are plenty of things we can do to mitigate the drain on our devices. Some of them require little to no work on our part, while others are a stopgap for those inevitable times our batteries just plain run out. Whether it’s a change to your device from the ground up or a simple app from the Play Store, we’ll go over some good ways to make your battery last.
The LG Optimus G Pro is back in the fight for supremacy after falling off the radar for a while. And it has at least two aces up its sleeve: the 5.5-inch Full HD screen and the humongous 3,150 mAh battery.
The HTC One showed incredible promise in battery endurance tests conducted by Expert Reviews, lasting an impressive 8 hours 32 minutes of video playback
Remember how freaked out we were of HTC Droid DNA’s apparently meager 2,020 mAh battery at first? And how we thought the 5-inch Full HD panel, quad-core Krait CPU and 2 GB of RAM will squeeze the juice out of that “ticker” in no time?
After releasing the Android 4.2.2 update, Google has changed the Nexus 7 product page too, listing 10 hours under battery life instead of the previous 8 hours.
Verizon Wireless has put up the Top 20 Must-Have Apps and Android App Reviews by Verizon tools in its support page to help find better apps.
Your phone is your connection to the world, but is it up to the task? We take a look at current phones and ponder if they’re really good enough.