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AYA Neo Pocket Air is handheld Android game console with 5.5 inch OLED display and Dimensity 1200 ($279 and up during crowdfunding)

The AYA Neo Pocket Air is a handheld gaming system with a 5.5 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel AMOLED display, built-in game controllers, and a MediaTek Dimensity 1200 processor. It’s also the first Android-powered system from AYA, a company that’s best known for shipping handheld Windows computers built for gaming. First unveiled in January, it’s […]

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Lichee Pad 4A is a RISC-V tablet with a 10 inch display and Android or Debian support

The Sipeed Lichee Pad 4A is a tablet with a 10.1 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel LCD display, 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and 128GB of eMMC storage. It’s also one of a very few tablets announced so far that’s powered by a RISC-V processor. Sipeed hasn’t announced pricing yet, but the company is taking reservations […]

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Lilbits: Sony buys Audeeze, MSI leaks Raptor Lake-S details, and previews of upcoming Android features

Intel’s 14th-gen processors are set to debut this year, and it looks like desktop-class chips that are part of the “Raptor Lake-S Refresh” line are going to be… a lot like the company’s 13th-gen Raptor Lake chips. They’re manufactured on the same Intel 7 node, and featuring the same core and thread counts (for the […]

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon G chips might not just be for Android gaming handhelds

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon G series processors are designed for handheld game consoles like the upcoming AYA Neo Pocket S, which is expected to ship with an Android-based operating system. But in an interview with The Verge, Qualcomm’s senior gaming director Mithun Chandrasekhar says the chip could eventually power devices running other operating systems as well. […]

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AYN Odin2 crowdfunding begins: $299 Android gaming handheld with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

The AYN Odin2 is a handheld game console with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, support for up to 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage, and Android 13 software. In other words, it has the specs of a flagship phone… but it’s not a phone, it’s a device designed for gaming. It has […]

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Firefox desktop extension support coming to Android browser

Mozilla has announced that a major change is coming to the Firefox Android app. Desktop browser extensions will finally be fully supported by the end of this year. An exact date hasn’t been set yet, but Mozilla plans to announce one in September. Firefox users have been able to install extensions that were part of […]

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Lenovo launches Tab P12 and Tab M10 5G Android tablets for €399 and up

Samsung isn’t the only company launching new tablets today. Lenovo has unveiled two new models set to hit the streets in select markets over the coming weeks. The Lenovo Tab P12 features a 12.7 inch display, a MediaTek Dimensity 7050 processor, a pressure-sensitive pen, and an optional keyboard, while the Lenovo Tab M10 5G is a 10.6 […]

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Lilbits: AR Glasses, Ubuntu Touch, Sony WF-1000XM5 earbuds, and Android 4.4 KitKat is about to get less useful

It’s been nearly a decade since Google released Android 4.4 KitKat, which brought memory improvements, initial support for identifying the source of phone calls from unknown numbers, the introduction of the “OK Google” voice keyword, an immersive mode for apps and games, and other features… some of which have survived through the years in one […]

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Lenovo Legion Y700 (2023) brings better specs to the 8.8 inch Android gaming tablet

The Lenovo Legion Y700 is an Android tablet designed for gaming. First launched in China last year with an 8.8 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel, 120 Hz display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor, the tablet supported up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. Now Lenovo is preparing to give the tablet a […]

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Google’s Nearby Share for Windows lets you quickly share files with Android devices

Google’s Nearby Share feature debuted on Android phones and tablets as a way to quickly send files and apps from one Android device to another. Eventually Google brought Nearby Share to Chromebooks as well. And now the company has launched Nearby Share for Windows. Available for Windows 10 or later, the app makes it easy […]

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Lilbits: Windows Updates for outdated versions of the OS, Android 14 Beta 4, and MediaTek Dimensity 6100+

One of the least fun things about installing Windows using the original installation media is waiting for the operating system to download and install all the updates that were released after the installation media was created. It’s even more frustrating if you’re trying to install a version of Windows that’s no longer support by Microsoft. […]

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Fairphone releases Android 13 for the Fairphone 3 and 3+

Dutch smartphone maker Fairphone doesn’t release new products very often. Instead the company focuses on long-term sustainability by selling modular, repairable phones (and spare parts) and offering long-term software support. The latest case in point? The company has just released an Android 13 update for the Fairphone 3, a smartphone that originally shipped with Android […]

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Amazon Appstore on Windows 11 is now open to all Android app developers (making it easier to install more Android apps on Windows)

Windows 11 includes an optional feature that lets you run Android apps on Windows PCs. The Windows Subsystem for Android (WSA) first debuted as a preview in the fall of 2021,  and became generally available a year later, meaning that you didn’t need to run a beta or dev channel build of Windows to use […]