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.
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
Solar cells can be inefficient at absorbing energy from light, but new designs can absorb more, resulting in longer battery life for smartphones and tablets.
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?
Ultra high capacity mobile charger needs Kickstarter funding, $50 gets you 11,200 mAh portable power
This Kickstarter project gets you an 11,200 mAh mobile power pack for $50, which can charge a smartphone to 100% capacity 8-10 times.
Though nobody expects Motorola’s mysterious X Phone to be out for at least four more months, the rumor mill’s been grinding like crazy these past weeks.
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.