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Acer Liquid S2

Hands on with the 6-inch Acer Liquid S2

6-inch 1080p display, a Snapdragon 800 and 4K video recording all part of Acer's newest high-end offering Acer recently announced its latest Android smartphone, the Liquid S2, with a monstrous 6-inch display. The device has made the trip to IFA 2013 in Berlin, so we took a quick look at what it...
Android Central

Android Central Podcast Supplemental: Wrapping up IFA

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Galaxy Note 10.1 book cover

Hands-on with the new Galaxy Note 10.1 Book Cover

A basic protective cover for the 2014 edition Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Samsung's unveiled a wide range of accessories alongside its new Note products at IFA 2013. We've already taken a look at the S View cover for the Galaxy Note 3, and now it's time to get acquainted with the Galaxy Note 10.1 (...
LTE tower

Sighted at IFA: Vodafone's giant Lego LTE tower

We've been hitting the show floor at IFA 2013 today, and one of the more unique things we've come across stands in the center of the Vodafone Germany booth. It's a giant LTE tower made of Lego bricks. A lot of Lego bricks. It's also supporting Lego radio dishes, though alas Vodafone reps tell us...
Android Central

The Galaxy Gear Manager app for the Galaxy Note 3

If you're going to have a Galaxy Gear, you're to also have a Galaxy Note 3. And you're also going to need the Galaxy Gear Manager app. Want to change settings on your Galaxy Gear? This is the place to do it. This is where you'll change camera settings, add new watch faces — basically anything and...
Android Central

Hands-on with the Samsung Gamepad on the Galaxy Note 3

Official accessory lets you turn your Galaxy Note 3 into a portable console Despite its announcement around the time of the Galaxy S4 launch, the Samsung Gamepad still isn't available to buy. Nevertheless, we were able to track down the gaming-centric accessory on the IFA 2013 show floor and...
Android Central

Hands on with S-Finder on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

One of the new apps Samsung announced alongside the Galaxy Note 3 is S-Finder. The simplest way to describe it is a search app, with a big focus on local search within the device. Part of the new Air Command menu, S-Finder will find key words indexed across all of your content on the phone. Emails...
ASUS MeMO Pad 8.

ASUS MeMO Pad 8 hands-on

Bigger and better than the original MeMO Pad, but will it knock your socks off? The original ASUS MeMO Pad — an underpowered 7-inch Android tablet with a woefully low-resolution display — didn't do much for us. (That's putting it very nicely.) The new MeMO Pad 8, however — announced this week at...
Scrapbook

Hands-on with Scrapbook on the Galaxy Note 3

In its latest Galaxy Note devices, Samsung has expanded upon the ability to cut out snippets from the screen and save them for later viewing. The Galaxy Note 3 and Note 10.1 2014 Edition come with the new Scrapbook app, which saves not only the area you encircle with the stylus, but also...
Galaxy Note 3 case

Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 S-View case

The S-View case isn't new to Samsung, we saw one earlier this year with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4. With the arrival of the Galaxy Note 3, the S-View case is back, and with the larger display size on the phone comes a larger window on the case.  Beyond the time and the notification bar...
Note 3 multitasking

Video: Multitasking on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung expands 'Multiwindow' and introduces 'Pen Window' on the new Note 3 One of the killer features of last year's Samsung Galaxy Note 2 was "multiwindow," a new capability that let the phone split its sizeable screen between two Android applications. Twelve months on, the Galaxy Note 3 has...
Galaxy Note 3 cases

Eyes on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 official cases

With a new Samsung phone comes a bunch of official cases, and the new Galaxy Note 3 is absolutely no exception. In the sprawling Samsung booth here in Berlin at IFA 2013, the range is on show for everyone to see, including the pretty interesting and nice looking S-View case. The range comes in a...
ASUS Transformer Pad TF701T.

Hands-on with the ASUS Transformer Pad TF701T

Same great tablet/laptop hybrid, with a better display and Tegra 4 power plant ASUS has come quite a long way since the days of the original Transformer eeePad — and the newly announced TF701T has things as good as they've ever been. We took the Tegra 4-powered hybrid Android tablet/laptop for...
Pink Note 3

In pictures: The Blush Pink Samsung Galaxy Note 3

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 didn't just launch here in Germany in black or white. As we heard at Unpacked, Samsung has a third way for the Note 3; Blush Pink. Samsung isn't a stranger to selling pink smartphones either, with previous Note devices as well as other Galaxy range phones being made...
Xperia Z1

In pictures: The purple Sony Xperia Z1

The Sony Xperia Z1 comes in not only standard white and black versions, but also purple — a color that's become a staple for Sony smartphones over the past year. Like its monochrome siblings, the purple Sony Xperia Z1 features a glass-backed construction with a metal central band. And while the...
Kobo Arc 10 HD.

Kobo Arc 10 HD hands-on

High-res, high-performance tablet with a focus on reading Kobo recently announced a range of new Android tablets, at the high-end of that range sits the Kobo Arc 10 HD. With a Tegra 4 tablet with a 2560x1600-resolution display, the e-reader company finds itself positioned squarely at the high...
G Pad case.

Quick look: LG G Pad 8.3 cases

LG's reveals protective accessories alongside new tablet  LG officially re-entered the Android tablet game at IFA 2013 today with the launch of the G Pad 8.3, and alongside it the Korean company unveiled a couple of accessories for the device. LG's protective cover for its new tablet comes in...
SGS4

Hands on with the LTE-Advanced Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung's LTE-Advanced capable Galaxy S4 is coming to Europe, and we've gone hands on The Samsung Galaxy S4 is something we're pretty familiar with by now, but the LTE-Advanced (GT-i9506) version isn't. The main difference to the regular Galaxy S4 is under the hood, where the CPU has been...
LG G Pad 8.3.

LG G Pad 8.3 hands-on

LG re-enters the Android tablet market with a device designed to balance size, specs and weight Welcome back, LG. It's been a couple years since we saw a tablet from the South Korean company — a hot mess of 3D at that — and it's back in fine form with the G Pad 8.3. We got our first look at...
Intel

Intel talks Bay Trail and 4G LTE at IFA 2013

Intel has just thrown a press conference of their own at IFA 2013, and among the talk of Ultrabooks and Windows 8 were a couple of interesting bits for mobile. Most notably the new Bay Trail SoC and their brand new XMM 7160 which promises global LTE compatible with 15 different bands.  Bay Trail...

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