Comparing the Nexus 7 to the iPad mini

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Well, it’s official.  Apple has a 7.9-inch iPad mini coming in the next few weeks and it cost $329 or more.  Hide yo kids, hide you wives, this thing is going to kill off Android tablets.  If you listen to Apple tell it, the new device is going to be embraced unlike anything we’ve ...

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Five for Friday: Android apps for traveling on a budget

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Got some travel plans coming up this holiday season?  Of course you are; you’ve got family spread all over the globe and you’re the type of person to who loves to visit them all.  Our next question is, what are you doing to save on your expenses?  You’ve got an Android device ...

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Early Nexus 10 details seemingly confirmed via Picasa

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A photo which was recently posted to Picasa seems to confirm the rumors of a Samsung super tablet with a resolution of 2560×1920.  Said to be running software version JVP12C, the so-called Nexus 10 is the model that should come with a 10.1-inch display.  As of right now there are no other ...

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Sony outlines Jelly Bean updates for select Xperia models

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Sony today confirmed that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates are coming to a number of its Xperia models.  According to a post on the company’s blog, the Xperia T, Xperia TX, and Xperia V will see the update at some point in the middle of Q1 2013.  Other models expected to see their own ...

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Five things we’d still like to see in Google Play

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One of the newest features for the Google Play store (v 3.9.16) is the ability to add apps and games to a Wishlist.  As of right now the option only seems to operate as a place for you to tag items that you’d like to maybe purchase down the road.  While Google could have some great... Read More

5-inch 1080p HTC J Butterfly announced for Japan

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Well, well, well.  Looks like the rumors of a 5-inch HTC smartphone with a 1080p HD display turned out to be true.  HTC has announced a new device for Japan, the J Butterfly, which will likely end up in the United States in some capacity. Deals, Discounts, Freebies, and More! Click here to save ...

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Dynaflo Liquid-Armor review

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Take a look at the phone or tablet of yours and be honest with yourself.  It’s smudged or dirty, isn’t it?  OK, so maybe not right now, but at some point today it is going to get a little greasy or pick up some fingerprints.  That’s quite alright, though, as there’s a ...

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Get this look for your Android smartphone: ALEX T style

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One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyman user.  Some of just like to change the home screen ...

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Ontrion Galaxy S III extended battery review

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Regardless of carrier, Samsung Galaxy S III owners are advised to check out Ontrion’s line of extended battery options for the signature device.  Why?  Because they’re incredibly powerful, long-lasting, yet not so thick as to bulk up your handset. Deals, Discounts, Freebies, and ...

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46 Android apps for zombie lovers

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We’re halfway through October and heading into that time of year where zombies find their way up and down suburban streets around America.  Be it from your neighborhood trick-or-treaters or from the return of AMC’s The Walking Dead, we’re only too stoked to have zombies on the ...

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In Brief: Other Android stuff worth knowing (Oct 14)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, videos,and other Android-related tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner.  Consider it a grab-bag of Android ...

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Google+ app gets much-requested Page support

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Ever wonder why AndroidGuys technically has a Google+ Page yet never really does anything with it? Simple, there’s not a good way to manage things from a mobile client.  As much as we want to share things with you all and get involved with discussions and whatnot, it sucks to sit at a ...

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13 apps to mimic the Windows Phone Metro UI on your Android

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So you really like the look of Windows Phone and the don’t-call-it-Metro tiles but aren’t in a hurry to give up Android.  What to do?  Dudes, that’s easy – download these apps and mimic the look on your phone or tablet.  We’ve put together a list of 13 Android apps ...

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Get this look for your Android smartphone:INFOGRAPHIC

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One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyman user.  Some of just like to change the home screen ...

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Thesnugg.com Nexus 7 case review

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So you got yourself a new Nexus 7 tablet and now you’re looking for a carrying case with style.  Take a moment and swing over to TheSnugg.com and check out their leather case, you might dig it.  We’ve spent a few weeks playing with their Nexus 7 Case and find it to among the more ...

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