Posts tagged Dell Streak
These Android developers/hackers surely know how to do the unthinkable don’t they? A MoDaCo member has managed to bring Honeycomb SDK to Dell Streak, which has always been promoted by Dell as a tablet and not a smartphone. Where does the Android 3.0 port stand in terms of stability? Find the answer after the jump.
Just when we thought that the Android world has had just enough of Android tablets, Michael Dell, the head of Dell has unveiled or should I say offered a sneak peek of their 7 inch powered Android Tablet. Yes, you guessed it Dell and company will be hoping that it can do something to affect the sales of the cash generating machine iPad.
If you happen to own a US Dell Streak, you might have been feeling disappointed over the fact of the UK based Dell Streak owners getting their hands on Android 2.1 the leaked way. Here is something to please you – Eclair has been ported to the US based Dell Tablet+Phone and once again XDA is playing the contributor’s role.
Earlier in the day, we shared with you folks the pleasant news of the leakage of Android 2.1 update for Dell Streak which I know brought a smile onto your face as it gave your Tablet the refreshing look it badly needed. In this post we will be sharing with you a video that shows some of the new features making their way to the Dell Streak thanks to the leaked Eclair update.
You might remember my reservation about the Dell Streak, it runs on the out of favor Android 1.6. But that’s no longer a thing to worry about as an all new Android 2.1 update for Dell’s Tablet has been leaked out. The leaked update seems to be working just fine based on the comments posted by the Modaco forums users. Step by Step guide to install Eclair on Streak follows after the jump.
It seems that Apple has seen a tough iPad competitor in Dell Streak and has been frightened by it so much so it has started showing its iPad advertisement when user Googles for Dell Streak as shown in the image below. This becomes more shocking when one considers the fact that the Cupertinos have already sold more that 3M iPads within 80 days of its debut.
Want some rooting news to kick off your Sunday in a bright mood? Well how about this – Dell Streak has been rooted. And all the credit, appreciation and love goes to Paul of Modaco for hacking the device. That didn’t take long to come did it? I wonder what Dell folks are feeling right now.
Want another reason to like Dell Streak, the gadget which looks more like a phone but is officially considered a Tablet? If you are one of those who accidentally end up damaging their touch screen phones Oh I meant Tablet, then the Android powered Dell Streak is the gadget you have been waiting for as it is one rugged gadget that can’t be damaged by almost anything you throw in its way. See the tough test that Engadget made this gadget go through after the jump.
Just now we shared with you the official specs of Dell Streak, the device which looks more like a phone but Dell folks see it as a Tablet. Anyways, I thought of sharing some hands-on video with you folks so that we can get a better idea of what the Android device is actually all about and is it right to call it a Tablet. Video after the jump.
Ok this one has been in the rumor industry for a while. So its good to have Dell finally making an official announcement regarding Dell Streak, the 5 inch Android Tablet. Rumors regarding the specs have been proven to be bang on target. Check out the official specs after the jump.