Tag Archives: Dual-Core

T-Mobile announces the LG G2x and G-Slate

Destined to be some of the must see devices of CTIA 2011, T-Mobile has announced not only the dual-core LG G2x, but the LG G-Slate as well. The LG G2x carries on the torch the original G1 lit, and does it in style. Essentially an LG Optimus 2x, the G2x comes with a 1GHz Tegra dual-core processor, stock Android 2.2, an 8MP camera with LED flash, a… Read more

How to Justify a $599 Motorola Xoom

The price point of the upcoming 10.1” Xoom Tablet by Motorola has been a major point of contention in deciding whether or not to make the investment. Speculation over the numbers has turned potential buyers into hesitant watchers. With more information being uncovered about the Xoom’s full and subsidized pricing seemingly ever day, the question arises:… Read more

Samsung’s Orion is now the Exynos 4210

For quite some time now, we’ve been referring to Samsung’s first dual-core processor as Orion. Apparently that was only a codename, as the company has now revealed the chip’s final name: The Exynos 4210. Why Exynos? The word comes from two Greek words, exypnos and prasinos, meaning smart and green. As if you couldn’t already guess from the logo and… Read more

Rumor alert: HTC Pyramid coming to T-Mobile?

Salt at the ready? There’s a pretty juicy rumor making the rounds right now that puts HTC’s first dual-core Android device on T-Mobile this May. The device, known as the HTC Pyramid, is said to come with HSPA+, a 4.3″ qHD display (960×540), and a 1.2GHz dual-core processor. Considering HTC and T-Mobile’s relationship, it’s highly likely this rumor… Read more

LG Optimus 2X promotional video

The world’s first dual-core smartphone, the LG Optimus 2X P990, is fast. It enjoys the performance enhancements of Android 2.2 (it will see 2.3), captures and plays back video at 1080p, and rocks a 4″ display. Though this gadget has no release window for the United States, it’s the first of a long line of Tegra 2 powered smart phones, many of which will… Read more

CES: ATT finally has an Android super phone: Motorola Atrix

Aside from the Samsung Captivate–a Galaxy S device–AT&T has been slow on the uptake when it comes to attaining serious Android contenders, but all of that changed today with the Announcement of the Motorola Atrix 4G, ready to rock AT&T’s HSPA+ network. The gadget features Android 2.2 (upgradable to 2.3), a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, 1GB RAM,… Read more

LG announces dual-core Optimus 2X

Dustin told us all about a leak concerning the LG Star back in November, but while the tech specs were right on, the release information was sketchy. Today, LG officially announced the phone in Korea, making it the world’s first dual-core phone. The NVIDIA powered gadget will hit Korea next month with more countries in Europe and Asia to follow. The Optimus… Read more