Gingerbread for Droid Incredible Starts Arriving for Some Users

Droid Incredible with Gingerbread

Just a short time ago, HTC confirmed that the Droid Incredible would be getting its upgrade to Android Gingerbread at some point during the month of September. It didn’t specify exactly when but we now know that things are definitely in motion as Phandroid has scored a photo of a Droid Incredible that has been […]

Nexus S Android 2.3.6 Update Starts Rolling Out

Nexus S

It appears that Nexus S owners have a nice Friday surprise on their hands courtesy of Google and the Android 2.3.6 update that it has apparently started rolling out to selected handsets. According to Phandroid and backed up by evidence on Google’s support forums, the latest version of Gingerbread has started rolling out over-the-air (OTA) […]

Motorola Droid 2 Gingerbread Update Now Available

Droid 2

Late last night, a miracle occurred. Verizon and Motorola finally began pushing out the Gingerbread update for the Motorola Droid 2. And it’s not an OTA update either. No sir. It’s available for Droid 2 owners, what’s left of them, to pull this very minute to get up and running. Unfortunately, it’s Android 2.3.3 and […]

Gingerbread for HTC ThunderBolt and Droid Incredible Coming in September

HTC ThunderBolt

Finally, we have something official about the Gingerbread updates for the HTC ThunderBolt and the Droid Incredible. We’re talking official official here, not just from an HTC rep. But from HTC’s Facebook page which has just confirmed that Android 2.3 or some variation of it will be arriving for both of these beautiful phones at […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S Launching in October

Arc S

Sony announced another addition to its Xperia line today unveiling a new Android-powered handset called the Xperia Arc S. This device, as you can see in the name, is a more powerful version of Sony’s previous Xperia Arc smartphone with the processor speed jumping from a 1GHz single-core processor to a 1.4GHz single-core processor. It’ll […]

Samsng Mesmerize Gingerbread Update Now Available

Samsung Mesmerize

Today is a good day to be a Galaxy S owner on U.S. Cellular as the carrier has announced that Android 2.3 Gingerbread is now available for the Samsung Mesmerize. That’s right. If you head here, you can download the update and get the new software immediately. No need to wait for it to roll […]

Benchmark App Reveals LTE Samsung Android Phone with 720p HD Display


Smartphone benchmarking app NenaMark has revealed that a device has tested using its services with the following specs from Samsung: 4G LTE network connectivity, a 1280 X 720 display, Android Gingerbread, and dual-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon CPU with Adreno 220 graphics. Not much else is revealed about the handset, but as it is running Gingerbread […]

Gingerbread for Motorola Droid 2 Coming Soon

Droid 2

It has been a long wait for Gingerbread for Motorola Droid 2 owners but it appears that that wait will be coming to an end fairly shortly as the changelog for the Droid 2’s upgrade to Android 2.3 has been released which is generally a sign that things are in motion for a public release. […]

Galaxy Y Pro, M Pro Are Most Effective Android Pro BlackBerry Competitors


In the past, Samsung, LG, and Motorola have launched various efforts leveraging the Android platform to compete with the RIM’s enterprise popular BlackBerry franchise, but devices like the Motorola Pro, Verizon’s Droid Pro, and Sprint’s Samsung Replenish have all lacked a key ingredient that made them unable to effectively compete against BlackBerry smartphones: an optical […]

Motorola Droid 3 Review (Video)

Droid 3

Usually, when a new Droid phone is rumored to be headed to shelves, people are beside themselves. Case in point, the Motorola Droid Bionic. Yet, when the Motorola Droid 3 began leaking out, there was far less interest than there had been for previous Droid devices. Why? Well, for one, Verizon completely overshadowed the launch […]

Droid Incredible Gingerbread Update Can Be Manually Installed

Droid Incredible

If you own a Droid Incredible for Verizon, then you’ve probably been waiting patiently (or not) for HTC and Big Red to roll out the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update. The update had been very close to an official roll out only to be pulled because Verizon needed to do more testing on the software. As […]

HTC ThunderBolt Gingerbread Update Gets Closer to Reality

HTC ThunderBolt

We have heard that the HTC ThunderBolt Gingerbread update is slated for sometime in Q3. Q3, for those that don’t know, covers the months of July, August and September. So, if you caught wind of that news, you have August and September circled in your mental calender. Since that leak surfaced, things were a bit […]

HTC Sensation 4G Android 2.3.4 Update Starts Rolling Out

HTC Sensation 4G

T-Mobile has just announced that the HTC Sensation 4G‘s upgrade to Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread has begun to roll out and may not complete until sometime in September. That’s right, this is a true OTA folks and it doesn’t appear that it can be pulled manual until T-Mobile rolls it out to you. That means that […]

Lenovo Debuts 7-Inch Android LePad A1-07 Tablet in China


Lenovo‘s 7-inch Android slate has been rumored for some time now, and the LePad A1-07 as the company’s more portable Android tablet has gone official in China. The company has not announced U.S. availability of this particular model yet, though an IdeaPad and ThinkPad tablets are already announced for the States in 10-inch form. The […]

Droid Incredible Gingerbread Update Gets Delayed

Droid Incredible

If you recall, the HTC Droid Incredible Gingerbread update was supposed to be rolling out at some point soon. Verizon had put up the change log and it seemed as though it would be reaching a majority of customers by the end of the week. Well, the update obviously hasn’t rolled out yet and there […]

Leaked Official Gingerbread Build for HTC Thunderbolt Ready for Download


While HTC and Verizon are now saying that the official release of Android 2.3 Gingerbread for the HTC Thunderbolt, the carrier’s debut 4G LTE smartphone, will be coming this fall, eager users who don’t want to wait can now download a leaked official build of Gingerbread for their devices. Though the build that’s leaked is […]

Dutch Retailer Releases HTC Vigor Specs, Photo


After many leaks and speculations about HTC’s next-generation superphone, a Dutch retailer has managed to release a spec sheet and an image of the HTC Vigor that confirms the device’s astounding specs. As was previously rumored, the device will have a 4.3-inch high resolution display that will have 1,280 X 720 pixels, up from today’s […]