The Motorola XOOM was a tablet released by Motorola a few years ago, back in 2011 to be exact. We haven’t seen anymore tablets from Motorola in the past couple of months, neither have we heard any plans of newer XOOOM and you have absolutely no issues with it, you might be pleased to learn that the tablet will be getting an update to Android 4.4.2 KitKat! Yes, you read […]
After numerous soak tests of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for the Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi, here we are with word that normal owners of the Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi will now be able to take advantage of running the latest version of Android on their respective tablets. After all, there has been reports by those who are not part of the select test group who have already received the OTA (Over The […]
As we previously reported, there were rumors floating around the internet as to when Verizon devices like the Motorola XOOM 3G/4G tablets and HTC Rezound would be getting their update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich from the carrier. Now however, a leaked screenshot has surfaced from within the carrier’s walls apparently. With wrong information flying everywhere these days it would be best to not take this information as the […]
It seems that the Motorola Xoom tablet has started to receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich updates since yesterday, where Motorola did tease the update beforehand via e-mail to lucky Xoom owners, “Thanks for your patience as we’ve waited for this project to begin. Because we are dealing with a Google Experience Device (GED) we have less insight to timing than we would usually have. However, I’m happy to […]
We do know that Motorola’s effort at tablets was not really that successful, but at least they did not let the Xoom go under the water just like how HP left the TouchPad to drown shortly after its release. Well, Motorola decided to spruce up their 10.1″ tablet with a bunch of edutainment software, calling it the Motorola Xoom Family Edition that was spotted at an electronics store recently.
When the Motorola XOOM Android tablet made its debut, it didn’t ship with 4G LTE connectivity. Consumers had to wait for Motorola and Verizon to provide the upgrade to the tablet, and now, after many months – it’s finally here. Motorola has just announced on its official Twitter account that beginning tomorrow, the 4G LTE upgrade for the Motorola XOOM will be available.Users will have to visit the Verizon website […]
We know that the 4G LTE version of the Motorola Xoom is on its way. In fact we reported that select groups of people will be able to enjoy the upgrades first, mainly from the government and enterprise sector. Some lucky individuals have already gotten the upgrade and have uploaded a screenshot on the results of the 4G LTE connection.
Casual games are slowly taking over the world, as you would find that most folks do their gaming over mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Heck, even the Nintendo DS carries plenty of shovel ware just to take advantage of the touchscreen ability. Well, for those who think that touchscreen games are a gimmick and feel that a true blue gamer uses nothing but a standard controller, how about […]
Xoom owners rejoice; the long awaited update which brings SD card functionality to the Android tablet is finally here. Verizon’s recently announced update for the Motorola Xoom has been reported to have started rolling out to its customers. The update is labeled HTJ85 and will enable the SD card on the Xoom, a feature that the Xoom has been lacking since its launch, which is good news for those of […]
The Motorola XOOM, while it isn’t exactly the best tablet in the market (far from it with its fair share of issues plaguing the device), has been quite the firm favorite in the homebrew community who not only develop their own apps for it, but have also decided to take more than just a peek underneath the hood to find out whether more performance can be tweaked from the device […]
The Motorola XOOM and its SD memory card slot feud goes on – with the tablet being shipped since February this year with a non-working SD memory card slot. This will clearly require a software update, but nothing official has been released for it just yet. Good news though – a bunch of independent developers have managed to discover a method and programmed a software update for the fix. A […]
The Motorola XOOM had experienced an overclocking experience which we covered at the end of February this year, touching 1.5GHz while taking on the mantle of a new record. Well, some months have passed, and while the Motorola XOOM did not burn up the sales charts, it has gone under the scrutiny of at least one person who thinks that the tablet could be pushed beyond 1.5GHz in terms of […]
Yes, so we have heard that the Motorola XOOM will be receiving a new Android 3.1 Honeycomb update, where it will speed things up by quite a fair margin apart from all the other bells and whistles that come along with it, but what else can one look forward to in the update? In order not to disappoint you, let it be said that the microSD memory card slot still […]
We know that Google has released the Android 3.1 Honeycomb update for the Motorola XOOM tablet, and in that particular piece of good news, we covered a slew of improvements and additions made which should make it more bearable to own a Motorola XOOM. Well, for those who have already tried out the new software, they claim that it is noticeably faster compared to Android 3.0 which it shipped with.That […]
The wonders of what a single cable is able to achieve – we are talking about the Motorola XOOM Camera Connection Kit, where it is very much self-explanatory. After all, who would not want to transfer photos from a digital camera to their tablet device directly without having to go through a computer? That’s what the Motorola XOOM Camera Connection Kit is for.
There will be a new Motorola XOOM update that is ready to rock and roll later today, where as any other good update is like, it will be able to fix some of the shortcomings in the XOOM such as Bluetooth support on Google Talk as well as for a mouse, proxy support, and a spanking new picture transfer protocol. For those of you who have been on the lookout […]
We do know that Sprint will be rolling out a WiMAX-enabled version of the Motorola XOOM in due time, but it seems that Motorola is about to approach marketing the XOOM tablet using a “scattergun” method – that is, peppering it across different mobile carriers with hopes that there is a XOOM for everybody, regardless of tax bracket and economic background.Another Motorola device known as the IHDT56ME1 has arrived at […]
Update 5/2: We have a winner! “bkraider” from South Carolina is the lucky winner of this giveaway. Congratulations! He will receive a Xoom from NVIDIA in the next few days.Update 4/25: this giveway is now closed. We’ll draw a winner shortly. Good luck to all participants! We know that tablets are all the rage these days, and this is your chance to get the Android 3.0 tablet that made history […]
It was only a matter of time before some enterprising person took the Android-powered Motorola XOOM tablet and turn it into a phone. While it might be one of the more powerful Android tablets at point of publishing, a decent Android smartphone is also capable of performing similar tasks, albeit on a much smaller display. Xda-developers forum member sangreal06 has decided to do something about the situation so that you […]
The Apple iPad 2 is certainly an object of desire for many people, and judging be the demand for the tablet, you can be sure that suits over at the fruity company are more than happy to see millions of units shipped – we’re talking of a minimum of 2.4 million iPad 2 tablets shipped to date. Digitimes claims that this figure has surpassed that of its predecessor, and with […]