thomson-smartphones

Thomson is one of the latest tech manufacturers to dip its toes into the Android “ocean”, and, even though the company’s digital audio and video products (branded as “Technicolor”), as well as its household appliances might ring a few bells to some of you, for us Android geeks the name doesn’t say much.

Xiaomi Mi2 Official

Sources say that Xiaomi may be heading to Europe by 2013. The company has recently launched its second-generation Mi2 which is considered among today’s most powerful smartphones spec-wise, which is especially attractive due to the price. The question at this point, however, is whether Xiaomi will be able to launch the Mi2, or whether European users would have to wait for the third-generation device.

htc-sense

Never mind the upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, some owners of the HTC One X are actually still waiting for ICS 4.0.4 to come to their phones. AT&T rolled out the incremental ICS update for their variant of the HTC One X earlier in the month, and now it appears the new software is being pushed out to owners of the phone in Europe.

Samsung-Galaxy-Note-10.1

Though everyone expected it to be officially unveiled on August 15 in yet another grand event, Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10.1 arrived a bit earlier, undercutting our predictions by more than... a week.

The 10-incher’s full spec sheet was revealed, along with some rather vague details about availability, but one key piece of information was left out from the official announcement. Sams...

Samsung-Europe-success

Despite the courtroom drama that is taking place stateside, it’s business as usual for Samsung elsewhere. The Korean giant is strengthening its grip in several European countries, while at... the same time cementing Android’s placing on the old continent. According to the latest sales data (from the last 12 weeks) from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech, Samsung is leading the Android pack with 4...

android-spain

In the US, Android’s market share has stabilized somewhere around 50% of the smartphone market, mainly because the iPhone’s market share has grown when the iPhone... became available on Sprint. It’s also because other companies such has RIM still have a pretty significant market share in US despite the corporation’s seemingly imminent buyout vs. demise en...

Samsung-Galaxy-Chat

Just 24 hours after picking up on a couple of leaks regarding a future Samsung entry-level phone, Sammy has already gone up and made the handheld official. The GT-B5330, as we knew it yesterday,... will be marketed as the Samsung Galaxy Chat and will hit Europe by the end of the month.

The Galaxy Chat is a low-end device in the true sense of the word and will not draw much attention with its...

Motorola Xoom

A more than decent tablet at the time of its release, back in May 2011, the Motorola Xoom managed to enrage its adopters with the incredibly slow Android ICS rollout. While the Wi-Fi only version... in the US got its much awaited software leap in January, the stateside 3G model, as well as pretty much all of the tablet’s versions outside the States, were left out of the update mix.

Fast forwa...