Upgrade Motorola Droid X2 to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Via MIUI 4

by 2 years ago

The combination of the sweetness of Android ICS and the polished interface of MIUI makes MIUI 4 a suitable OS running on your Motorola Droid X2. MIUI has gained its popularity by combining the features of the two most talked-about operating systems–Android and iOS. This ROM carries the features and some special apps from Android, while it also bears a resemblance of the polished, clean, and smooth design of iOS. No wonder MIUI has gained the favor of most custom ROM enthusiasts. XDA developer aceoyame has come up the latest version of MIUI that is suitable for running on your…

Motorola DROID X2 vs Pantech Breakout: 99-Dollar Mobile Power

by 2 years ago

Verizon offers very tempting Android handsets, and many people actually find the offers irresistible.  Who wouldn’t? With the company offering a great new line of smartphones at exceptionally affordable prices, almost anyone will take the bargain and settle for a favorite phone. Two of Verizon’s inexpensive offering includes the Pantech Breakout and Motorola DROID X2.  Both are priced at US$99 on Verizon Wireless, so they are within reasonable price range.  If you are thinking of getting either of the two, this comparison review can probably help you decide. Design The gorgeous Breakout’s overall design is covered in matte black plastic…

Grand Theft Auto III Coming to Android Very Soon

by 2 years ago

This is great news for Android lovers, and for mobile game enthusiasts alike. It might be hard to believe – but Grand Theft Auto III is over 10 years this month. Either way, the game itself is likely to experience a huge resurgence in interest once it gets onto Android. Plus, it’ll be working on the following devices to start: Droid X2 LG Optimus 2X Motorola Atrix Samsung Galaxy S2 Acer Iconia Asus Eee Pad Motorola Xoom Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Really exciting stuff folks – but we find it strange that the Sony Xperia Play isn’t on the list –…

Top 5 Android Smartphones Challenging The Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S II
by 2 years ago

Samsung Galaxy S2 (or S II) is arguably the best smartphone currently in the market. The Galaxy S II’s arrival in the US market has long been anticipated, following the record it set as the best-selling Samsung phone ever after selling 5 million units in Europe and Asia in just 85 days. The Galaxy S II boasts of bringing the next viewing, media, communication, entertainment, and business experience with its various specs, including a 4.3″ SUPER AMOLED Plus screen, HSPA+ 21 Mbps wireless capability, 8MP rear and 2MP front cameras with LED Flash, and dual core processor. However good the…

Motorola DROID Bionic Specs Finally Out

by 2 years ago

Many people have moved on and have struck the Motorola DROID Bionic off their lists. But, those who have been patiently waiting for nearly 8 months for the DROID Bionic’s arrival just may find their painful waiting vindicated by some of the yummy stuff that the DROID Bionic has in store for them. Mark your calendars for the release date of the Motorola DROID Bionic: September 8 (according to a leaked Verizon spreadsheet). Federal Communications Commission (FCC) exhibits for the Motorola XT875 (model number for the DROID Bionic) are showing more details about the handset. The details revealed by the…

How to Root Your Verizon Motorola Droid X2

by 2 years ago

Rooting your phone or getting access into its root directory is the process of customizing the OS loaded on your device to give you total control over it. When you are in full control of your device and its OS, you can go beyond your phone’s limitations, expand system functionality, and even upgrade it based on your preferences. You are able to do that on a rooted phone simply because rooting gives you access to system files you normally do not have access to. Thanks to the GingerBreak app, you can now root your Motorola DROID X2 and uncover its…

More Leaks Point to August 4 Release Date for Motorola DROID Bionic

by 2 years ago

The long wait for the Motorola DROID Bionic is almost nearing its end, as more evidence points to a release date slated for August 4. Earlier rumors pegged the release date to be some time in September, but that rumor has been dispelled somewhat with a leaked screenshot of an alleged Verizon internal memo showing not just the release dates of the Motorola DROID Bionic but also of the Motorola DROID 3. The two most recent leaks lend more credence to the rumor for an August 4 release date. The folks at Droid Life received a screenshot of another alleged…

2nd-init Ported for Motorola DROID X2, CyanogenMod7 May Follow Soon

by 3 years ago

Just last month, a software developer was able to find a way around the locked bootloader of the Motorola DROID X. The workaround involved a method called 2nd-init, which, while not actually unlocking the handset’s bootloader (or allow custom kernels), will open up the handset to custom ROMs, such as the well-loved and popular CyanogenMod 7.x. The same method has been used to bring custom ROMs to the Motorola DROID X2. A bunch of developers led by edgan posted their success with porting 2nd-init for the DROID X2 on the XDA Developers forum. According to edgan, the 2nd-init APK for…

Netflix Supports More Android Devices, Jacks Up Rates

by 3 years ago

With its plan to extend its coverage to 43 more countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, Netflix has lengthened its list of supported Android devices with this week’s update to the Netflix app for Android, bringing the total count of supported devices to 24. Among the new Android devices appearing on the list are the Motorola DROID 3, the Motorola DROID Bionic, and the LG Revolution. The Lenovo K1 IdeaPad remains the sole tablet supported by the Netflix app for Android. Here’s the full list of officially supported devices: Casio G’zOne Commando C771 with Android 2.2 HTC Doubleshot HTC…

Blow-by-Blow Review of the Motorola DROID 3

by 3 years ago

You’ve got your wallet fattened by a few extra dollars, and you wonder whether you should plunk it down on a shiny new Motorola DROID 3, which is about to reach store shelves. Is it worth your hard-earned cheese? Read on to find out.
Before going to the nitty-gritty, let me put this evaluation in perspective.