Tag Archives: storage

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Ships With 16GB Memory, Less Than 9 Usable

This story has been reported many times with many different devices, but this time it’s about the Samsung Galaxy S 4. As you probably know, the standard Galaxy S 4 model comes with 16GB of on board memory. And as most of us know, that is how much memory the physical chip has, not how much is available to the user. So people shouldn’t really be shocked… Read more

Chinese HTC One Variant Has MicroSD Slot Under Removable Cover

Prepare for madness. A Chinese variant of the HTC One, with the model number 802w meant for China Unicom, has both a second SIM slot and a microSD card slot under a removable cover. Every design sacrifice made in the normal One has been thrown out there door, aside from a removable battery of course. But expandable storage could have made this device so… Read more

Nexus 4 Does Not Support USB OTG

In a not-so-shocking turn of events, it has been found out that USB OTG is not supported by the Nexus 4. If you don’t know, USB OTG stands for On-The-Go and is a cable that plugs into your devices microUSB port and has a full USB port at the end. This allows you to plug keyboards, mice, flash drives, and controllers into your device, expanding its use… Read more

AT&T And Amazon Forage Into The Cloud Storage Space

It looks like both Amazon and AT&T are taking a dive into the cloud storage game. It makes sense for Amazon, as they are pretty much based in the cloud. But it is an interesting move for AT&T. Amazon Cloud Drive offers 5GB of free storage, with further pricing options available (like 20GB for only $10 a year). That’s about in line with the… Read more

[How To] Run Games Off A USB Drive On The Nexus 7

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4dWqLjnCSBg&feature=youtube_gdata The Nexus 7 has two downfalls: A small amount of onboard memory, and no microSD card slot. With just a few games installed, your tablet will be out of memory, especially if it’s the 8GB model. So what do you do? Run the games off of a USB drive of course. And we’re here to tell you how… Read more

32GB Nexus 7 Coming Soon?

Before you ask, no, that is not the leak of another Nexus. The Nexus S is listed as the Nexus 2 in the Carphone Warehouse systems. So calm down. Calm? Good, let’s move on. The next detail is a brown Nexus 7. Brown always sounds bad for a device, but the brown Galaxy S III looks pretty good, maybe they can pull it off. Anyway, this might not even be a… Read more

Samsung Now Producing 2GB LPDDR3 RAM And 128GB Flash Storage Chips

Technology is evolving fast, and Samsung is making more and more impressive hardware. Their newest product is a single 2GB LPDDR3 DRAM chip, which they claim is the first of its kind. Unlike the old LPDDR2 chips with 1,066 Mbps speed, this new one has a speed of 1,600 Mbps, with 12.8GB/s of bandwidth. Pretty insane. Along with that comes production… Read more