Tag Archives: Froyo

Ice Cream Sandwich Now Accounts For 7.1% Of All Android Devices

Google’s just released their newest set of Android OS distribution stats and we’re happy to see a small bit of growth for Ice Cream Sandwich as it now powers 7.1% of all Android devices. That’s an increase of 2.2% from May, which saw just 4.9% of all Android devices running on Ice Cream Sandwich. It’s likely that the release of HTC’s One X, S and V… Read more

Gmail for Android updated, mostly benefits Honeycomb tablets

Android users on Ice Cream Sandwich have benefitted from a better Gmail app, but Google isn’t leaving users on previous Android versions behind. A new update is now available for the app via Google Play, and it brings many goodies. Honeycomb users benefit the most, receiving the same UI as the Ice Cream Sandwich version. Here’s the full rundown: Android… Read more

HTC ThunderBolt for Verizon now free on contract

The HTC ThunderBolt has been out for awhile now, and there have been plenty of releases of higher-end devices since then. But if you’ve been waiting for the ThunderBolt’s price to fall, all in hopes that it wouldn’t be shelved and kept away from your anticipating hands, now is the time. Verizon has reportedly dropped the price of the device as far as it can… Read more

Archos Smart Home Phone available for purchase in the UK

Last year Archos announced that they would be launching a “smart” home phone running Android. It features mid-range specs, and includes a 3.5-inch screen with a resolution of 272 x 480, 1GHz OMAP processor, 8GB of internal storage with a microSD slot for expansion, and is all run by Android 2.2 Froyo. Also included is a VGA camera up front for video calls,… Read more

Samsung Replenish for Sprint getting software update

For those of you out there who picked up the Samsung Replenish when it launched for Sprint’s network, you’re in luck. The device has been given the green light for a new software update, EK18, and it’s bringing Android 2.3 Gingerbread to the device. The EK18 update will update the device from Android 2.2 Froyo to Android 2.3 Gingerbread, which is… Read more

Android distribution chart now includes Ice Cream Sandwich

Earlier this morning, Google pulled the curtain off their latest Android distribution pie chart, showcasing just where each version of Android stands against another. In this latest version, we see some versions fall in statistics, while others climb their way up to prominence. What’s better, is that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has finally made its… Read more

ZTE & Fashion TV bring FTV Phone with Froyo to the masses

Ever wonder what happened to the ZTE Blade? Well, it’s been rebranded, made into a fashionably iconic device, and is being pushed to the masses soon. The FashionTV iteration of the ZTE Blade features the same hardware as the original. That means it comes in tow with a 600MHz ARM processor by Qualcomm, 3.5-inch AMOLED display, a microSD card slot, 512 MB of… Read more