Tag Archive: Edition


Galaxy S4 Google Play edition gets Lollipop with Android 5.0 update

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition smartphone is getting its first taste of Lollipop. Google is now starting to push out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to the Galaxy S4 GPe phone; this is the Android 5.0 update rather than the Android 5.0.1 that has been going out to other Google Play edition phones recently.

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AT&T now selling $200 Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition

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AT&T and Samsung this week announced the availability of the Gear VR Innovator Edition. Priced $ 200, or $ 250 with the recommended Bluetooth controller, virtual reality headset works with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 smartphone. Indeed, this is the Oculus-based device first introduced a few months back.

“With Gear VR Innovator Edition, Samsung is putting the device in the hands of creators to craft amazing  [Read More…]

Unofficial CyanogenMod 12 ROM for Amazon Kindle Fire [1st edition] is live!

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Today, a Reddit user that goes by the name of /r/TheUnkn0wn0ne posted a link to the XDA forums revealing that an unofficial CyanogenMod 12 ROM is now available for the Amazon Kindle Fire [1st edition]. The build is only compatible with the Kindle Fire when setup as OtterX.

The build, which is still in Alpha stages does function quite well, but there are known issues you may  [Read More…]

Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out to the LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition

The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition has started to receive Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop update, according to user reports. While cogs have begun turning, it may be some time before your device receives the update due to the staggered rollout.

Limited Edition Code Black Drone: Own the sky for just $69 [Deal of the Day]

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Quite possibly one of the best holiday gifts we’ve come across, the Limited Edition Code Black Drone is a perfect item for video enthusiasts, gadget-lovers, aviation fanatics, kids, Batman fans (chicks dig the drone), and just about everyone else.

An inexpensive alternative to higher-priced quadcopters, this drone is fun and customize-able with beginner and expert flight modes. With its USB charging design and 6-axis control system,  [Read More…]

Lollipop update heading to HTC’s Google Play edition devices on Friday

While the GPe HTC One devices were expected to get a Lollipop update early this week, it looks like the new target for release is this Friday, according to HTC’s Mo Versi on Twitter. The GPe versions of the HTC One M7 and M8 are set to be updated, with both devices due to get OTAs on the same day.

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Moto X 2013 Developer Edition promotion takes price down to $230

If you want an Android phone and don’t want to break your budget, a deal has popped up on eBay for the unlocked Developer Edition of last year’s Moto X. The 2013 Moto X with a woven white rear shell could be had now for just $ 229.99 on eBay, a 54 percent discount from the $ 500 list price for the phone. The device comes with free shipping in the U.S. and no contract is  [Read More…]

Google Play Edition HTC One M7 and M8 to receive Android 5.0 any day

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If you are a kind of person who only prefers ‘Pure Google’ experience, then I am sure you are familiar with Google Play Edition devices. In past, HTC also released the Google Play Edition of the HTC One M7 and M8; both are their top of the line smartphones. If you are using one of them, then there is a good news for you. Someone asked HTC  [Read More…]

HTC planning to roll out Lollipop to Google Play edition devices from next week

HTC’s Mo Versi indicated on Twitter that the vendor is targeting Lollipop rollout to GPe devices from next week. Versi, however, failed to mention whether the One M8 or last year’s One M7 would receive the update first.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition is coming to the US in early December [Updated with pricing: $199]

[UPDATE] Oculus has confirmed the price of the Gear VR Innovator Edition in a blog post here. It will set you back $ 199 for the standalone headset, or $ 249 when bundled with a Bluetooth gamepad.

It’s been a while since we first tried out the Samsung Gear VR, and now we finally know when it’s going to be available: early December. Powered by the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and using that smartphone’s quad HD  [Read More…]