Archive for June, 2012

Motorola Droid Razr and Razr Maxx blessed with Android 4.0 ICS by Verizon

We know you’ve been waiting for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to come to your Motorola Droid Razr, or Razr Maxx, since March, when Verizon first confirmed the update for both handsets.  And now it’s here. Yep, Motorola and Verizon have announced that the two Droids are getting ICS starting today, June 22. The update doesn’t bring just the new version of Android (4.0.4, to be exact), but also global roaming capabilities. This way, the Droid Razr and Razr Maxx… Read more

Lumigon’s T2 Android ICS smartphone delayed? [Update: yes]

Lumigon is a Danish company that not many have heard of. Even so, it’s got an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone that’s scheduled to arrive in European and Asian markets soon: the Lumigon T2. In early 2012, when the handset was initially announced, Lumigon said it would be available “in the first half” of the year, so we should see it hitting stores before the end of June. Regrettably, it looks like this will not happen. Frandroid alleges that… Read more

Acer CloudMobile and Liquid Glow: pricing updates

Acer’s Liquid Glow, the smartphone that was recently priced at €265 in Ukraine, will be significantly cheaper in France: only €179. The info comes via Android-France, which obtained it from Acer directly. The Liquid Glow will debut in France starting July, as one of the most affordable Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handsets on the market to feature a WVGA screen and a 1GHz processor.
Acer’s other new Android smartphone, the high-end CloudMobile, has been also priced in France: it… Read more

When and where to buy the Samsung Galaxy S III in the US: AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile, US Cellular

Samsung made a splash earlier this week by announcing that its new Galaxy S III would be released in the US via no less than five mobile operators. Naturally, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile are among those operators. The fifth one is US Cellular.
Unlike it did with the Galaxy S and Galaxy S II (in 2010 and 2011, respectively), Samsung is taking a different approach with the launch of the S III Stateside: the phone’s design will be similar… Read more