Articles about handheld

Handheld Nautiz X1: Meet the world's toughest smartphone
If you have a knack of dropping your smartphone too often, the regular offerings in the market may not be good enough for you. Most of the current-generation high-end smartphones tend to be pretty sensitive towards regular falls and other such incidents.Such is certainly not the case with Handheld’s recently-announced Nautiz X1, which is being touted as the world’s toughest smartphone. There is definitely some credibility to this claim since […]

Zoomy Handheld Digital Microscope is suitable for kids
We all know how much fun it is to stick objects under a microscope, but those things cost a lot and they aren’t exactly child-friendly. But if you have a young scientist at home who is keen on studying small objects, it’s better to look for an alternative solution. We’ve covered alternative microscopes in the past, i.e. the iPhone microscope, but what if you don’t have an iPhone around the […]

Nintendo Downplays a 3DS Lite in the Near Future
Now that the 3DS is out in the U.S. and U.K. what do you think? If you really want Nintendo‘s latest portable handheld, but aren’t sure whether you want to drop the $250 on one because you’re worried about a 3DS Lite on the horizon, you’d better stop right there. Nintendo of America’s president Reggie Fils-Aime says that although a 3DS redesign is inevitable, newcomers need not worry for now. […]

Nintendo reveals more 3DS details
The folks over at Wired managed to score an interview with Nintendo and poked around for more details concerning the upcoming 3D handheld console. The glasses-free 3D gaming machine will be arriving in March, but everyone wants to know more about it. Not much was discovered during the interview, it was basically a “wait for the official launch” every response. But here are some of the interesting details: The 3DS […]


Motorola Launches More Rugged Business Handhelds
Motorola has added several more business handheld models that offer rugged designs to its portfolio. Though Motorola’s consumer division has been committed to the Android operating system, the company’s enterprise division is still making Windows Mobile handhelds that target vertical markets and integrate barcode scanners and cameras. The first model introduced is the MC65, which is a more rugged version of the company’s ES400 handheld released in June. The MC65 […]

Pandora gaming handheld device pre-order is back
The Linux-powered gaming handheld known as Pandora is now available for pre-order, ever since the first 1,000 pre-orders have already been shipped ever since they became available back in May. Why Linux? Well, it was done so in order to take advantage of existing open source software, and the fact that Linux is a primary target for home-brew development is not lost on the Pandora as it is a miniature […]

Handheld Algiz 7 rugged tablet
Handheld has rolled out its Algiz 7 rugged tablet that is able to take its fair share of knocks while getting on just fine without missing a beat. After all, it features plus IP65 and MIL-STD 810G ruggedness, running on Windows 7 Professional while featuring a 7″ widescreen tablet display, with an Intel Atom 1.6GHz processor running within. The Algiz 7 also sports a 64GB SSD as well as 2GB […]

Pandora handheld ready to rock and roll
The open source Pandora handheld looks set to make a splash pretty soon, where it has been tipped to retail for $330 thereabouts while resembling the size of a Nintendo DS. Among the highlights of the Pandora include the Ã…ngström-Linux operating system, a desktop environment, a Texas Instruments 600Mhz ARM processor, a Texas Instruments 430Mhz DaVinci video processor, accompanied by a 4.3″ touchsreen display at 800 x 480 resolution, Bluetooth […]