Author Archives: Tomkan

TESCO tablet specifications – what to expect from HUDL


TESCO has announced new cheap tablet device offered under its own brand HUDL. Estimated price is around £100. What we already know? Not so much, so I filled gaps by my “presumptions”: Specifications My presumption (unconfirmed) Display 7“ IPS, 1280×720 … Continue reading

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Chromecast device CPU detailed specifications


Currently there are no public info available concerning Chromecast device CPU Marvell 88DE3005. We can look inside of its brother 88DE3100 to get first estimations of Chromecast SoC computation and graphics performance. Marvell 88DE3100Block diagram Let’s assume that 88DE3005 is … Continue reading

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Chromecast device specifications


Yesterday unveiled Chromecast dongle was already spotted by FCC Chromecast device Specifications (preliminary): Marvell DE3005 SoC – Sheeva PJ4 ARM core , most probably dual core @1-1.2GHz Vivante GC1000 GPU (same as in ActionTec 7029), OpenGL ES 2.0/1.1, OpenVG 1.1, DirectFB, GDI/DirectDraw, Flash Graphics Processing … Continue reading

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Vodafone Smart III is made by Alcatel


Vodafone just stared to sell budget-level phone under it’s own brand. It’s sold for 95 GBP w/o contract and it is available with and without NFC.         Vodafone 975/975N specifications display: 4″ 800×480 TFT CPU: MTK 6575, single … Continue reading

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Top 10 bestselling chinese tablets


Wondered what tablets are sold best in China? We do not know numbers for whole Chinese market, but they will be similar as those provided by Spemall:

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Smartphone vendors rank by shipments


An interesting statistics found? smartphone vendor’s ranking  according to #units sold worldwide. Can you identify the trends? (Click on preview below for full size picture) Ranked smartphone vendors by shipments (via Horace Dediu)

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Android tablets selling faster than iPads


Yesterday at Motorola’s press event in New York, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt announced that more than 1.3Mio new Android devices are activated each day. There is one more important number: Just minor part, only about 70k of them are tablets – all … Continue reading

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