Ice Cream Sandwich archive

  • HTC One X and HTC One S pictured ahead of MWC launch
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    HTC One X and HTC One S pictured ahead of MWC launch

    By 24 February 2012

    Pictures reported to be HTC's next range of phones, the HTC One X and the HTC One S have appeared online on Friday before their expected launch at Mobile World Congress 2012. The pictures published on ITProPortal.com show a similar design to previous...

  • Asus Eee Pad Transformer Ice Cream Sandwich update arrives
    Tablets

    Asus Eee Pad Transformer Ice Cream Sandwich update arrives

    By 23 February 2012

    Asus has confirmed via its Facebook page that owners of its original hybrid tablet, the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, are in line for some Ice Cream Sandwich action. Launched as a Honeycomb device in May 2011, the Transformer earned the coveted Pocket-lint...

  • ViewSonic ViewPad G70: 7-inch Android 4.0 tablet incoming
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    ViewSonic ViewPad G70: 7-inch Android 4.0 tablet incoming

    By 21 February 2012

    ViewSonic is lining up a new 7-inch Android tablet for launch at Mobile World Congress 2012, a source has exclusively revealed to Pocket-lint.com.  The new tablet will be launching on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and will feature a high resolution...

  • ZTE Android Ice Cream Sandwich duo set for MWC launch
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    ZTE Android Ice Cream Sandwich duo set for MWC launch

    By 20 February 2012

    The MWC launch news is certainly heating up as we get closer and closer to the big Barcelona expo. We recently saw LG playing its opening hand by going official with the Optimus Vu and the Optimus LTE Tag and now ZTE has got in early with a duo of its...

  • Acer Iconia Tab Android Ice Cream Sandwich update rolls-in
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    Acer Iconia Tab Android Ice Cream Sandwich update rolls-in

    By 17 February 2012

    Got yourself one of the three Acer Iconia Tabs that have hit the market so far? If so, you're probably craving some Ice Cream Sandwich fun. Luckily, the Android 4.0 update has started rolling out. Over in the US, the Acer Iconia Tab A200 has started to...

  • Motorola Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades detailed, but don't get your hopes up
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    Motorola Ice Cream Sandwich upgrades detailed, but don't get your hopes up

    By 16 February 2012

    Motorola has detailed when its phones and tablets will be getting Google's current Android operating system, version 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. However, don't get your hopes up, you'll probably be in for a long wait. The good news, if any, is that Motorola...

  • HTC One X and One S: The new names for Endeavor and Ville?
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    HTC One X and One S: The new names for Endeavor and Ville?

    By 16 February 2012

    The HTC Endeavor and the HTC Ville will be called the HTC One X and HTC One S when the two phones launch at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona this month. Thanks to a couple of leaks, we expect the One range to be the new flagship phone...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) pictures and hands-on

    By 13 February 2012

    Well, we have to admit that we didn't see this one coming. After more size alterations than a bride-to-be with an eating disorder, the official sequel to the Samsung Galaxy Tab is here - the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0). Unveiled by the Korean company over...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) to hit UK first and be Ice Cream Sandwich-flavoured
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) to hit UK first and be Ice Cream Sandwich-flavoured

    By 13 February 2012

    Samsung pulled off a bit of a shock during the press conference at its European Forum in Prague. Generally, these events are used to bring a European perspective to products formerly unveiled at CES or Mobile World Congress, but the company used this...

  • New HTC Ice Cream Sandwich device pictures leak
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    New HTC Ice Cream Sandwich device pictures leak

    By 10 February 2012

    With just over two weeks to go before all the smartphone makers play their early 2012 hands over in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress, a mystery HTC device has popped up online. Like an orphaned puppy at Battersea Dogs Home, the handset has no name,...

  • HTC dates Ice Cream Sandwich update, Sensation models get it first
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    HTC dates Ice Cream Sandwich update, Sensation models get it first

    By 9 February 2012

    HTC has dated when some of its current Android powered phones will be getting Google's latest version of Android: Ice Cream Sandwich. The announcement comes via the company's official Facebook page and states that the roll out will begin at the end of...

  • Google Chrome for Android pictures, video and hands-on
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    Google Chrome for Android pictures, video and hands-on

    By 8 February 2012

    Yesterday Google announced a beta version of Chrome for Android. As Chrome fans on the PC, we were keen to test it so we grabbed a copy. The beta software is compatible only with Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) so we're testing it on the Galaxy Nexus....

  • HTC Sensation white edition with Ice Cream Sandwich coming in March
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    HTC Sensation white edition with Ice Cream Sandwich coming in March

    By 2 February 2012

    When it launched in the first half of 2011, we at Pocket-lint were so impressed by the HTC Sensation that it was awarded the coveted "Hot Product" tag. So imagine our excitement when we found out that, not only will the Taiwanese company be releasing...

  • Kurio: The Android tablet for kids (pictures)
    Tablets

    Kurio: The Android tablet for kids (pictures)

    By 24 January 2012

    A new tablet maker, Inspiration Works, is hoping to succeed where others have failed and make an Android tablet designed specifically for kids without leaving adults out in the cold. Launching in the UK in July and coming in three sizes - 7-inch, 8-inch...

  • Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich update available now
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    Motorola Xoom Ice Cream Sandwich update available now

    By 19 January 2012

    Back in December Motorola stated that it was planning as many Ice Cream Sandwich updates as possible and the first fruits of that promise have been realised with the release of Android 4.0 for the original Motorola Xoom. If you own a Wi-Fi-only version...

  • Google targets Android inconsistency with Android Design
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    Google targets Android inconsistency with Android Design

    By 12 January 2012

    Google has launched a new site called Android Design, which aims to guide Android developers in their creation of apps to bring consistency to an OS that some have criticised for its inconsistency. Ice Cream Sandwich introduces a new uniform style across...

  • Sony Xperia S official
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    Sony Xperia S official

    By 10 January 2012

    There have been plenty of rumours as to what Sony Ericsson, or, more accurately, Sony Mobile Communications, would or would not launch at CES in Las Vegas at the start of 2012, and now it is official. The much rumoured Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc HD is...

  • Lenovo to announce first ever Ice Cream Sandwich powered TV at CES
    Televisions

    Lenovo to announce first ever Ice Cream Sandwich powered TV at CES

    By 9 January 2012

    Lenovo plans to unleash an Android 4.0 powered television at CES, making it the first set in the world to use Google's new operating system. The 55-inch television, on top of using Google's latest OS, also packs cutting edge tv tech. The display is a...

  • Google Tablet to take on Kindle Fire?
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    Google Tablet to take on Kindle Fire?

    By 5 January 2012

    It has often been rumoured that Google will be looking to take on Apple head-to-head in the tablet space in the near future, and its acquisition of Motorola would seemingly help with the hardware side of things. However, rather than take on the iPad,...

  • Ice Cream Sandwich for Asus Transformer Prime coming 12 January
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    Ice Cream Sandwich for Asus Transformer Prime coming 12 January

    By 4 January 2012

    Asus has announced the rollout of Android Ice Cream Sandwich for its Transformer Prime tablet, which will be bringing all the extra features of a boost in OS on the 12 January. Asus originally promised Android 4.0 for the Prime Transformer to start in...

  • Top features of 2011
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    Top features of 2011

    By 29 December 2011

    Keeping the features writers busy in 2011 was a near constant flow of tablets and smartphones. On top of this we had the likes of new software such as Ice Cream Sandwich and iOS 5 keeping our handsets fresh. It is safe to say that phones and tablets had...

  • LG Ice Cream Sandwich updates detailed
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    LG Ice Cream Sandwich updates detailed

    By 27 December 2011

    LG has revealed more information on its previously announced Ice Cream Sandwich plans over the Christmas break letting owners of its smartphones know when they are likely to get the latest features of the new operating system from Google.  According...

  • Samsung: Galaxy S won't get Ice Cream Sandwich
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    Samsung: Galaxy S won't get Ice Cream Sandwich

    By 23 December 2011

    Got a Samsung Galaxy S? We've got bad news. According to Samsung your phone won't be getting Google's new Android operating system Ice Cream Sandwich. Why? Well according to Samsung the phone just isn't powerful enough to run both Android 4.0 and its...

  • Sony Ericsson Xperia Ice Cream Sandwich updates detailed and dated
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    Sony Ericsson Xperia Ice Cream Sandwich updates detailed and dated

    By 21 December 2011

    Back in November, Sony Ericsson confirmed that its 2011 range of smartphones will be getting the Ice Cream Sandwich treatment; with updates planned for Google’s latest version of Android. And now, the soon-to-be-gone company has detailed and dated the...

  • Nexus S Ice Cream Sandwich update halted as battery issues abound
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    Nexus S Ice Cream Sandwich update halted as battery issues abound

    By 21 December 2011

    Google has halted the rollout of the Android 4.0 update for the Nexus S, as users started to report problems with the mobile phone's battery. The report comes from the Google Mobile Help forum in which a statement has been posted by Google community manager...