Monthly Archive:: May 2013

NVIDIA Shield to ship on 30th June

The NVIDIA Shield is of course the other major Android based game console besides the Ouya and the GameStick. Both the Ouya and the GameStick are by smaller and less well-known companies but found great success as crowd funded projects on Kickstarter. The NVIDIA Shield on the other hand is designed by GPU giant NVIDIA […]

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Android 4.2 and Finless ROM 1.5 firmware update for Tronsmart MK908

The quad-core Rockchip RK3188 based MK908 Android Mini PC came with Android 4.1 installed and with a promise that an upgrade to Android 4.2 will be made available soon. MK908 owners will be happy that Tronsmart has kept their promise and released an Android 4.2 firmware update for Tronsmart MK908. There are also a few […]

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iPazzPort Pearl Review Coming Soon

I have managed to get my hands on the new iPazzport Pearl Android entertainment system. The Pearl is iPazzport’s strongest effort yet in coming up with an all-in-one entertainment system that is based on the Android operating system. Instead of just bundling one of their best-selling mini keyboards together with an Android set-top box, iPazzport […]

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AGENT Smart Watch: The World’s Smartest Watch

Ever since the Pebble smart watch was successfully funded on Kickstarter, there have been many other smart watch projects seeking funding on crowd sourcing sites. None of them have been particularly successful but the Agent smart watch looks like it stands the best chance of emulating the Pebble’s success. The Agent smart watch actually does […]

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Smallart PTV WiFi Display Dongle

Besides the Uhost3 set top box, Smallart has a couple of other new devices. The one that caught my eye is the Smallart PTV WiFi Display Dongle. The PTV looks a lot like an Android TV stick. It is roughly the same size and has a HDMI connector that plugs into your TV. However, the […]

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Smallart’s Upcoming Quad Core Uhost3 Set Top Box

As more and more quad core Android Smart TV devices start appearing, no doubt many will be wondering if Smallart, the manufacturer of the popular Uhost and Uhost2 Android Mini PC, will be releasing a quad core follow up as well. I decided to check with Smallart directly and they were nice enough to share […]

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iPazzport Pearl Smart TV Player

iPazzport has released a few Android Mini PCs but none of them were truly remarkable or outstanding in any way. In fact, it has always been the included keyboard that makes their offerings stand out rather than the TV stick itself. The iPazzport Pearl Smart TV Player is iPazzport’s latest offering and this time iPazzport […]

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MK705 Quad Core RK3188 Android Mini PC with 5MP Camera

Last week, I made a post about the Measy U4B and I lamented on my disappointment that this quad core RK3188 Android Mini PC did not come with a built-in camera unlike its dual core predecessor, the Measy U2C. Looks like somebody has heard me (or more likely this is pure coincidence) for the MK705 […]

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Measy U4B RK3188 Quad Core Android Mini PC

When I first heard of the Measy U4B quad-core Android Mini PC that is based on the Rockchip RK3188 ARM Cortex-A9 chip, I was hoping that Measy will be releasing a quad-core Android Mini PC that comes with a built-in camera and microphone. The current Measy U2C  dual core Android Mini PC is unique because […]

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Finless ROM 1.4 for Tronsmart MK908

(Update 31 May 2013 – Finless ROM 1.5 has been released for the Tronsmart mk908) The Tronsmart MK908 is among the first Rockchip RK3188 quad core ARM Cortex-A9 based Android Mini PC to be released. The Finless custom ROM for Android Mini PC devices is one the more popular custom ROMs as it usually comes […]

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