Leaving T-Mobile Behind for Verizon Droid

Anyone following the invasion of the Droid can see a plethora of reviews on PhoneDog, Gizmodo, Boy Genius Report among others.  So I will spare you the redundancy since those guys do reviews for a living and are much better at it than I.  What I would like to do is give you my reasoning... ...

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February Release for Sony Ericsson Xperia X10

The sexiest Android handset we’ve seen so far it the Xperia X10 from Sony Ericsson.  Officially announced only days ago, we’re anxious to find out three things – Who is going to carry it?  When is it coming out?  And most importantly, how much?  Well, we might know the ...

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HTC Tattoo vs HTC Hero

HTC (for now) is the company with the largest selection of Android devices. They were the first one on the scene with the G1 and they have one of the best all-around devices available, the HTC Hero. They’ve recently released an affordable device, the HTC Tattoo and I’d like to ...

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Vobis Computer Announces “Highscreen Zeus” for Russia

Back in July, we mentioned a company called Vobis Computer and their handset the HighScreen PP5420.  The relatively small outfit is back, and this time they have a model that rolls off the tongue just a little bit better.  It’s called the Highscreen Zeus, and it too will be Russia-bound ...

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Garmin Looks to Android for Direction

With the recent announcement of Android 2.0 and the eagerly anticipated addition of Google Maps Navigation, it should come as no surprise that established navigation companies like Garmin weren’t as excited about it as us Android users were.  However, as part of their “Q3 Earnings ...

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Sony Ericsson’s Drop Dead Gorgeous Xperia X10 Officially Announced

We’ve been waiting a long time for Sony Ericsson to give the goods on their first Android-based handset and today they delivered.  The phone is called XPERIA X10 and it’s stunning any way you look at it.  Looking for a sleek, sophisticated handset with curves?  Done.  What if ...

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Android and You: User Responsibility

Back on 6 Oct., AndroidGuys published a Newbtorial called “How to Keep the Zip in Your Android.” The article laid out some rudimentary pointers about how to avoid sluggishness on your Android device by not over-taxing the available memory.

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Sony Ericsson Rachael UI Looks Anything But Android…

…And that’s a good thing.  Check out the two minute video below which shows what the Sony Ericsson Rachael UI looks like when doing some of the increasingly more common phone tasks.  We’re no longer just making and receiving calls -  We want to play videos, look at ...

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Sony Ericsson Teases With “What’s Next” On Eve of Announcement [VIDEO]

Sony Ericsson has put together a quick 20-second video to tease us with whatever it is they plan to announce next Tuesday.  (HINT: It’s Rachael!)  We get to see the handset from various angles as it glides in and over us in a very futuristic setting.  We don’t see anything here ...

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“I Know I Missed the iPhone, but Now I’m Taking my ‘Droid and Going Home!”

Yesterday I was watching football when I started to see a really good commercial, talking about everything the iPhone ISN’T.  I was sitting there saying, hey, all that stuff sounds like Android!  Then at the end of the commercial, I see droiddoes.com.  I then think about the whole ...

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 ‘Infinity’ Inches Closer to Real World [UPDATED – Could Be Next Week]

If the printing of brochures is any indication, the Sony Ericsson “Rachael” has moved one step closer to release.  Known as the XPERIA X10 Infinity (Skip to bottom), the will be the first Android-based offering from SE camp.  While the video doesn’t amount to much more than ...

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Around the Androidosphere

The Android news has been coming at us pretty fast lately.  Even with the great team we have here at AndroidGuys, there are still going to be articles and items that slip through the cracks.  For this very reason, we created a meta-post called “Around the Androidosphere” which aims to ...

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FixIt!: Android Devices

Yes, we are all very excited with the newly announced Android devices, but let’s step back for just a minute and take a look at what is obviously missing from most of the current and upcoming devices. Here is a short list of items for manufacturers to think about:

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Motorola Droid Preview & Gallery

The hottest phone on the planet right now is the Motorola Droid and nobody has had more exclusive facetime with the handset than Boy Genius Report.  Nearly every bit of information pertaining to this handset has come out of the BGR camp, including today’s “preview” review of ...

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Camera Shy Motorola Zeppelin Arrives Online

We’ve got another Motorola handset to add to the Android repertoire!  Chinese website DIGI.QQ (translated) has the first four pictures of what is being dubbed “Zeppelin” from Motorola.  Unfortunately, the phone seems a bit camera shy as it never rolls over on its back to ...

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