Window of China unveils N9 MID

Hmmm, first of all, this doesn’t sound right. A Chinese company known as “Window” has released and Android 2.1-powered Mobile Internet Device (MID) – how ironic is that? Dubbed the N9 (perhaps to fool people into thinking that this is some sort of Nokia device), this MID will come with a 7-inch WVGA display, a Rockchip RK2818 processor + DSP clocked at 600MHz, Android 2.1 Eclair with plans for Android […]

Bresser has new Android tablet in Germany

Bresser knows that the tablet market is a growing one, and decided to jump straight into the fray with a 7-inch, 800 x 480 resolution display tablet that runs on Google’s Android 2.1 mobile operating system. This device will be equipped with 4GB of internal memory, Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity, USB support as well as a battery life rating of 8 hours – if the quoted rating is correct, anyways. […]

RAmos T11AD portable media player runs on Android

RAmos has rolled out its latest T11AD portable media player which will come with a 5-inch display at 800 × 480 resolution, running off a Rockchip RK2818 chipset that is more than capable of handling full HD 1080p video playback. Other hardware specifications include Wi-Fi connectivity to help you go online whenever there is a decent Wi-Fi hotspot, an SD memory card slot for expansion purposes as well as a […]

Coby MID810 seen at IFA 2010

Coby’s latest MID, the 810 model has been spotted at IFA 2010. Looks like the company which has had its fair share of non-famous portable media players hit the market over the years will be dabbling in the tablet market. The Coby MID810 will feature an 8-inch TFT display that has resistive touchscreen capability, not to mention the inclusion of buttons that has been built straight into the bezel located […]


RAmos W9 Mobile Internet Device gets Android as well

RAmos’ Android Mobile Internet Device (MID) debuted in the form of the W7, and after some time, we now have a sequel in the form of the RAmos W9. This 7″ tablet-like device will run off the Android operating system as well, although there is still no word on the version as at press time. Apart from that, there is a probability that it will be powered by Rockchip’s RK2818 […]

ZTE has new V7 Mobile Internet Device on display

ZTE recently previewed their V7 Mobile Internet Device (MID) at the World Expo in Shanghai, where this slim and lightweight MID features a physical QWERTY keyboard that ought to make SMS and Twitter addicts happy. Apart from that, you get a 4.1″ touchscreen display at 800 × 480 resolution, coupled with a 3.2-megapixels camera that does video recording as well. A Marvell PXA310 806 MHz processor runs at the heart […]

Hongrun Electronic rocks MID market with MID700

Hongrun Electronic of China (where else) is ready to introduce an aptly named MID700 to the Mobile Internet Device (MID) market, where they took a rather strange move of letting Windows CE6.0 being the operating system of choice. This is disappointing since many other hardware manufacturers have sported Windows XP and even Windows 7, although Windows CE6.0 won’t take up that much hardware requirements in the first place, which results […]

Sinchun M5A Mobile Internet Device powered by Windows 7

Sinchun has a spanking new M5A Mobile Internet Device (MID) which will run on the Windows 7 operating system, and frankly we aren’t too impressed by its hardware – you get an Intel Atom Z515 1.2GHz processor that might be overworked considering the latest Windows operating system requires at least a 1GHz processor to keep it going. Bear in mind that minimum system requirements often offer a frustrating user experience […]

Tongfang Q5 Android-powered MID

The Tongfang Q5 is another Mobile Internet Device (MID) which will run on the Android operating system, and has the formidable Rockchip RK2808 chipset running within. Tipping the scales at just 209 grams, the Tongfang Q5 is equipped with a 4.8″ capacitive touchscreen display, an 866MHZ ARM processor, 128MB RAM, 4GB of internal storage, 802.11a/b/g Wi-Fi connectivity, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a 2,200mAh battery to keep it running. Since […]

Sinchun Saycool M7 Mobile Internet Device

The folks at Sinchun of Shenzen has done it again, release another generic Mobile Internet Device (MID) known as the Saycool M7, where it will come equipped with a 7″ capacitive multitouch touchscreen display at 1,024 x 600 resolution, coupled with Windows XP as the operating system of choice. Processing muscle comes in the form of an Intel Atom Z510 1.1GHz processor, where it will be accompanied by 1GB RAM, […]

Inkia MID500n clones Viliv S5

The Viliv S5 is a pretty formidable Mobile Internet Device (MID), and it is hence no surprise to see a clone of it surface in the form of the Inkia MID500n from Shenzen manufacturer Inkia. This model is powered by the Windows XP operating system, where it will be accompanied by specifications which are listed in the extended post. A 2,000mAh battery will power the device, which is pretty pathetic […]

Witspad W8 Mobile Internet Device

The Witspad W8 Mobile Internet Device (MID) does look like a smartphone at first glance, something which hails from the HTC family of devices, but we guess we are wrong because it lacks SMS support, which disqualifies it from being a full handset replacement. Hardware specifications include the Maemo OS, a 806MHz Marvell PXA 320 processor, a 4.3″ touchscreen display, 128MB RAM, 256MB ROM, a 3.2-megapixel camera, a 3.5mm headphone […]

Eston N97 MID runs on Android OS

Looks like the Android OS is gaining traction not only among notable hardware manufacturers, but those who walk on the clone side as well. Here we are with the Eston N97 Mobile Internet Device (MID) which was announced in November last year, where it comes with a trackball located right under the display, a pre-installed copy of the Android OS with the option to run Windows CE and Ubuntu as […]

Ubuntu Netbook Edition targets ARM-powered smartbooks

A remixed version of the popular Ubuntu Linux operating system has resulted in the Ubuntu Netbook Edition, targeting netbooks with small displays and relatively low power processors. Apart from that, a bunch of smartbooks with ARM-based processors will also be able to support Ubuntu Netbook Edition in the near future, where the software developers had to rewrite the user interface for the ARM version of Ubuntu Network Edition simply because […]