T-Mobile Announces Dual-Screen LG DoublePlay Smartphone

LG DoublePlay

Following the leak of an extensive and detailed lineup, T-Mobile USA has finally gotten around to announce the LG DoublePlay Android smartphone. The DoublePlay is a dual-screen smartphone with a split keyboard that will most likely appeal to a younger, text-centric demographic and will be a nice addition to the Samsung-made Sidekick 4G on the […]

Dual-Screen Sony S2 Tablet Launching as Sony Tablet P


In addition to having known the name for the single-screen Sony Tablet S, it looks like we now know the retail name for the dual-screen S2 tablet, which will called the Sony Tablet P at launch. The tablet will sport two 5.5-inch displays and will have the same concept as the dual-screen Kyocera Echo Android […]

Kyocera Echo Gingerbread Update to Unlock Hidden NFC Feature, WiFi Calling


It looks like in addition to bringing the dual-screen Kyocera Echo up to date from Android 2.2 to Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread, Sprint and Kyocera may have other secret goodies to enable on the handset, including WiFi calling and NFC features. There are other more subtle, but useful, features as well that come with the update, […]

AT&T Nabs Exclusivity with Sony S2 Android Tablet

Sony Tablet P

Sony has announced that its S2 dual-screen Android tablet will be arriving in the U.S. complete with 3G/4G HSPA+ support–sorry, no LTE–for AT&T’s network. Aside from that, neither Sony nor AT&T are yet commenting on specific pricing nor exact availability for the S2 tablet at this time. With an AT&T exclusivity, a mobile broadband-enabled version […]

Is This the Mystery LG Q, LG Optimus Slider with Dual Screens?


Both Sprint and T-Mobile USA are rumored to be bringing an LG Optimus Slider handset of some variant to the U.S. market, and a device spotted with T-Mobile branding may be that handset. The device has a landscape-oriented sliding keyboard, which by itself isn’t a new concept. What is new and unique to this sliding […]

Sony’s Dual-Screen S2 Tablet Visits FCC to Prepare for 4G Life on AT&T


Sony’s dual-screen Android S2 tablet was spotted at the FCC with AT&T’s HSPA+ frequencies, which could potentially indicate that AT&T may offer the tablet in its lineup. The tablet, along with a single-screen slate, was announced a few months ago in Japan. The S2 will come with two foldable 5.5-inch display panels that can be […]

LG Genesis Brings Dual Screens and Physical Keyboard to Android

LG Genesis on US Cellular

The LG Genesis will bring a dual-screen form factor to Android, but unlike the dual-screen form factor of the Sony tablet and the Kyocera Echo, the screens on the LG Genesis will be a bit different as they cannot be merged to form a singular larger display. Rather, the LG Genesis takes on the form […]

Sony Announces Pair of Honeycomb Tablets, One with Dual Screens

Sony Tablet S1 and S2

At a press event in Japan, Sony has officially unveiled its first foray into the Android tablet space with the debut of two devices. Both devices run the Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system, but where they differ is the form factor. The first tablet, which has been leaked before as the S1 tablet, will utilize […]

Kyocera Echo (Sprint):Details, Review & Hands-On Video Roundup

Kyocera Echo Half Open Tablet Mode

The Kyocera Echo is a new Android smartphone has two displays and allows users to choose how they want to use them. The Kyocera Echo won our best multitasking/simultasking smartphone award at CTIA 2011 and is now available for purchase at your local Sprint store. We have all of the information you need about this […]

Sprint Announces Dual-Screen Kyocera Echo Launching April 17


Sprint will be making its dual-screen Android smartphone called the Kyocera Echo available for purchase on April 17th, a month after Verizon debuts its hyped HTC Thunderbolt 4G smartphone. The Kyocera will retail for $199.99 on a two-year service agreement. Eager customers who want to be among the first to take advantage of the dual-screen […]

Sony to Launch S2 Dual-Screen Android Tablet as Echo Competitor


Sprint’s Kyocera Android tablet may not be the lone dual-screen consumer tablet for too long as Sony is rumored to be working on its own dual-screen Android tablet with the codename of S2. According to Engadget, the S2, unlike the S1, may not be a Playstation Certified device, as Sony is looking to position the […]

Kyocera Echo Brings Truly Efficient Android Multitasking to Sprint


While I had incorrectly predicted the arrival of the HTC Arrive for Sprint, the carrier did manage to bring–as advertised–an industry first with the Kyocera Echo, the world’s first dual-screen Android smartphone, which brings with it not only increased screen real estate to browse your favorite webpages and view your favorite photos, but also much […]

Lenovo W700ds Dual Screen ThinkPad on Video Briefly


Remember the Lenovo ThinkPad W700ds with a dual screen? You know the one that Rob said he wanted very badly? Well here’s a brief (very brief) video (after the jump) of the W700ds with showing the dual screen sliding in and out. Why do I think that when folks get one of these, they’ll be […]