Monthly Archives: May 2012

OYO ebook reader available as eWooky


A  Czech company Wooky decided to include another ebook Reader into their project. Instead of Archos Arnova 8 G2 used last year,  this time they selected e-ink device, manufactured in India,  known as OYO reader in Europe. OYO/eWoooky Specifications 6-inch SiPix … Continue reading

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Google Nexus tablet: Asus or Samsung?


According to Slashgear rumors, new Google tablet (expected to be introduced in Google conference June 2012, 27th-29th,  together with introduction of new Android 5.0 Jelly Bean) wil be based on Samsung Exynos 5210 SoC. If you are not familiar  with … Continue reading

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Qualcomm MSM7225A and MSM7227A specifications and performance revealed


New cheap Android phones as p.e.  ZTE Blade II and Huawei Ascend G300 are coming into market and they are succesfull. Both of those models are powered by Qualcomm MSM7227A SoCs. Some shops specified them as using ARMv7 CPU, but we … Continue reading

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Ainol Novo7 Aurora II and Elf II postponed to June


May 08, 2012, San Jose, CA, USA: The release date of Ainol’s  new model of NOVO 7 ELF and NOVO 7 Aurora, aka Aurora II and ELF II, is pushed out to end of June or beginning of July. In … Continue reading

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How cheap tablets improved in just two years


During last two years, tablet world has been swirling very intensively: CPU evolved from ARM9/ARM11 cores to Cortex-A8/Cortex-A9,  increasing typical performance from about 800 DMIPS to 3000 DMIPS and more. Dualcore CPU appeared, first seen in iPad2 with Samsung A5 (S5L8940) … Continue reading

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