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Samsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII edition

Samsung and the American cosmetic manufacturer Bobbi Brown teamed-up to day to announce a special edition Galaxy SII that will come with a unique gift box including not only a Pink/Red Galaxy SII, but also a special set of Bobbi Brown [...]
Samsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII edition
Samsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII editionSamsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII editionSamsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII editionSamsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII editionSamsung Korean team up with Bobbi Brown with a special Samsung Galaxy SII edition

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Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!

There is not a day without an Android related news and here is the turn of NEC that announced this morning a partnership with TCN or Tokyo Cable Network to bring NEC’s LifeTouch Android Tablet to the masses with a series of dedicated s[...]
Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!
Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!Tokyo Cable Network and NEC bring Android Tablet to the Masses!

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I-O Data introduces its first ever Android Slate with the ALIMO IAT-PSR701

Unfortunately launched running Android Froyo (2.2) the Alimo is I-O Data first ever Android Slate to reach Japanese market. Scheduled however to receive Android 2.3 in the near future, the ALIMO or IAT-PSR701 Slate comes with a 7” 800&[...]
I-O Data introduces its first ever Android Slate with the ALIMO IAT-PSR701
I-O Data introduces its first ever Android Slate with the ALIMO IAT-PSR701

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Frontier introduces Android 2.2 and Windows 7 Slate in Japan

Frontier a Japanese PC releaser announced today two new 10.1 Slate with the Android 2.2 FT102-6 and Windows 7 FT102-32. Technically identical and featuring both an Intel Atom N455 CPU at 1.66GHz, a 10.1” (1024×600) screen as well [...]
Frontier introduces Android 2.2 and Windows 7 Slate in Japan

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Iriver plans to release two new Android devices with the Iriver Vanilla Smartphone and Iriver TAB

The Korean Website Cetizen came this morning with two stolen pictures of Iriver first Android Smartphone the I-L1 or Iriver Vanllia and Irivers new Android Tablet, the ILT-MX100 or Iriver TAB. The Iriver Vanilla/I-L1 comes with a 3.5” [...]
Iriver plans to release two new Android devices with the Iriver Vanilla Smartphone and Iriver TAB
Iriver plans to release two new Android devices with the Iriver Vanilla Smartphone and Iriver TABIriver plans to release two new Android devices with the Iriver Vanilla Smartphone and Iriver TAB

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Samsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global sales

Samsung today announced that the Samsung GALAXY S II or GT-I9100, has reached global channel sales of 3 million units in just 55 days, giving you roughly something like 54,545 phones sold by days or 2278 phones sold every single hours.[...]
Samsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global sales
Samsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global salesSamsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global salesSamsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global salesSamsung GALAXY S II reaches 3 Million global sales

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Thinkware Korea announces its first Android Navigation System

Thinkware a Korea based company just announced the “Navi Smart S” a new Android 2.2 Portable Navigation System / Tablet for the Korean Market. Announced at around 300,000 Won this Navi Smart S comes with a 1GHz Cortex CPU, 512MB of RAM[...]
Thinkware Korea announces its first Android Navigation System
Thinkware Korea announces its first Android Navigation SystemThinkware Korea announces its first Android Navigation System

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Pantech upgrade its Vega X in Korea with the Vega X+

Pantech announced that it has sold over 800,000 Vega X in Korea alone and to further improve its Vega X sells, the company introduced today the Vega X+ or IM-A725L. Like the Vega X, the Vega X+ comes with a 4”WVGA screen, DMB, native s[...]
Pantech upgrade its Vega X in Korea with the Vega X+
Pantech upgrade its Vega X in Korea with the Vega X+

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[Computex 2011] Muzee introduces Cloudia a new Multimedia Digital Photo Frame

Muzee’s Cloudia is the best example of what a Hybrid device is. Half Digital Photo Frame, Half PMP, the Cloudia is a unique connected Portable Media Player designed to be your best companion at home or wherever you want it to be. Build[...]
[Computex 2011] Muzee introduces Cloudia a new Multimedia Digital Photo Frame
[Computex 2011] Muzee introduces Cloudia a new Multimedia Digital Photo Frame

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[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets

Alongside the Elija and Tycoon+ TVB01, FIC also introduces two new Semi-Rugged tablets for the B2B market with the Android/Windows CE Carpo-TE00R00 Series and with the Windows 7 based Carpo-KE00R00. The First model the Carpo-TE00R00 co[...]
[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets
[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets[Computex 2011] FIC introduces two new semi-rugged tablets

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[Computex 2011] ECS introduces a new Android based Color e-Book reader

The Taiwanese company ECS introduced a new color eBook reader at Computex 2011, the EB-850R. This device comes with an 8-inch (800×600) color resistive touchscreen, is powered by a Wondermedia 8650CPU, comes with 256MB or 512MB of[...]
[Computex 2011] ECS introduces a new Android based Color e-Book reader
[Computex 2011] ECS introduces a new Android based Color e-Book reader[Computex 2011] ECS introduces a new Android based Color e-Book reader[Computex 2011] ECS introduces a new Android based Color e-Book reader

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[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)

Viewsonic came to Computex with a bunch of ViewPad 10 tables and four to be exact. With a tablet for everyone including the ViewPad 10 (Windows 7/Intel Atom), the ViewPad 10s (Android/Tegra 2), ViewPad 10H (Android/Tegra2) ant the View[...]
[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)
[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)[Computex 2011] Hands-on With Viewsonic ViewPad 10Pro Oak Trail Android/Windows Dual Boot Tablet (Virtualization)

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BenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in Japan

Unleashed in China early march 2011 BenQ’s R100 10.1” Android 2.2 Tablet is now scheduled to be available in Japan later this month at around 30,000 Yen. The R100 comes with a 10.1” LCD with a 1024×600 resolution, runs on a Samsung S5P[...]
BenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in Japan
BenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in JapanBenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in JapanBenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in JapanBenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in JapanBenQ’s R100 tablet now also available in Japan

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UCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S II

The Korean manufacturer of accessories UCO has released in Korea a new case for Samsung latest Smartphone the Galaxy S II that comes with not only the basic protection needed to save your Smartphone from the worst but also a very handy[...]
UCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S II
UCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S IIUCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S IIUCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S IIUCO releases a new Case with leg Stand for Galaxy S II

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[User Quick Review] The Samsung Galaxy S II

Let’s welcome “The_Lestat” one of many Akihabaranews reader that decided to give us its first impression, or first real user impression on this band New Samsung Galaxy S II. If you are interesting in giving your point of view of the la[...]
[User Quick Review] The Samsung Galaxy S II

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LG officially announces the Revolution for Verizon’s LTE network

This morning LG Korea has made it official slightly ahead of Verizon by introducing the LG Revolution. The LG Revolution is another LTE or 4G wonder that comes with a 1GHz Snapdragon CPU, a 4.3” 480×800 screen, Android 2.2 (Wait W[...]
LG officially announces the Revolution for Verizon’s LTE network
LG officially announces the Revolution for Verizon’s LTE networkLG officially announces the Revolution for Verizon’s LTE networkLG officially announces the Revolution for Verizon’s LTE network

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Deal: 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab for $260

If you’ve been in the market for a high quality e-book reader size tablet, today is your lucky day. Over at Woot they’re selling the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet that runs on Wi-Fi and Sprint 3G and comes with 16GB of b[...]
Deal: 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab for $260

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[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up

Here you are in a single news update we have everything you should know about Docomo new Amazing (or Insane) Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up: Fujitsu Loox F-07C, the world first ATOM powered Smartphone Sharp Aquos Phone f SH-13C comes w[...]
[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up
[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up[Recap - Video] Docomo Summer 2011 Smartphone Line-up

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LG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for Japan

Both the LG Bright and the Samsung Galaxy S II has been heavily covered here on AkihabaraNews.com as well as been introduces on many other website and countries, so I won’t go to much in details here but if you are living in Japan we a[...]
LG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for Japan
LG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for JapanLG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for JapanLG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for JapanLG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for JapanLG Bright and Samsung Galaxy S II also heading for Japan

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LG Optimus 3D brings world’s first 3D Augmented Reality

LG and Wikitude announced today the implementation of the first 3D AR (Augmented Reality) browser on the LG’s new Optimus 3D Android Smartphone. Thanks to the adoption of the Wikitude 3D browser you will now be able to get real-time in[...]
LG Optimus 3D brings world’s first 3D Augmented Reality
LG Optimus 3D brings world’s first 3D Augmented Reality

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Samsung claims 3 Million Pre-orders for its Galaxy S II

The marketing ware has just started; Yesterday Samsung announced in Korea that its Galaxy S II Smartphone has reach yet another milestone with 3 Million pre-orders around the globe. With already over 120,000 Units sold in Korea alone d[...]
Samsung claims 3 Million Pre-orders for its Galaxy S II
Samsung claims 3 Million Pre-orders for its Galaxy S IISamsung claims 3 Million Pre-orders for its Galaxy S II

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LG Optimus Black to debut in Europe

LG has just announced that the new Optimus Black will make its international debut in Europe later this month. LG says that, “Following successful unveilings at the Consumer Electronics Show and the Mobile World Congress, the LG Optimu[...]
LG Optimus Black to debut in Europe
LG Optimus Black to debut in Europe

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