by Stephen Schenck | May 15, 2014 12:48 PM
NVIDIA had a rough year in 2013 when it came to its SoC business. After the Tegra 3 and Tegra 2 before it were featured on a number of high-profile phones and tablets, OEMs balked at the Tegra 4, and we saw it used in few devices outside those NVIDIA directly had a hand in making. Now the company's got its new Tegra K1, an apparent powerhouse of a chip revealed back at CES in January. Will the K1 succeed where the Tegra 4 failed? That remains to be seen, but today we get the ball rolling as we learn about one of the first devices to feature a K1, the Xiaomi Mi Pad. Let's not beat around ...
by Taylor Martin | July 9, 2013 7:01 AM
MIUI is one of the most unique and popular custom builds of Android around. It takes design cues from various platforms and different strains of Android to create a clean and versatile interface. It also incorporates one of the most elaborate and expansive theme catalogs, which makes customizing the intricate details of your device's interface a breeze. Recently, XDA-developers user adyscorpius ported the Cyanogenmod-based MIUI v5 to the HTC One. Complete with thousands upon thousands of highly customizable themes and missing all of the HTC's original software features, such as Beats Audio ...
by Stephen Schenck | July 23, 2012 1:07 PM
By and large, it's hard to get excited about smartphones targeted for a Chinese audience. While we occasionally hear about some very impressive hardware, such handsets rarely see wide release in the West. Still, even when the chances of getting our hands on such hardware is pretty low, it can still be worth paying attention to for signs of where the smartphone market in general is heading. The latest Chinese phone to catch our attention in such a manner has us wondering just how cheap high-end hardware could soon become. Xiaomi released its M1/MI-ONE last year, an S3-based dual-core ...
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