Android 3.1 for the LG G-Slate on the way

LG has confirmed that it’s starting to push out a software update for the G-Slate that will bring Google Android 3.1 to the tablet. The G-Slate doesn’t get as much attention as some other Android tablets, but it was one of the first tablets to launch with an HSPA+ 4G radio, and it’s also one […]

Google Android 3.1 comes to the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 limited edition tablet

When I met with Samsung VP Gavin Kim to discuss the new Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet last week, I asked him whether there was a plan to push Android 3.1 to the version of the tablet the company gave out at the Google I/O developer conference recently. The 5,000 limited edition tablets Samsung gave away […]

Android 3.1 over-the-air update coming to the Asus Eee Pad Transformer tomorrow

Asus has announced that it will roll out a software update for the Eee Pad Transformer tablet tomorrow updating the operating system from Android 3.0 to Android 3.1. Sure, a leaked copy of the update already hit the web this weekend, but if you’ve been waiting to go through official channels, it looks like the […]

Leaked Android 3.1 update for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer hits the web, official update on the way

Asus is expected to push a firmware update for the Eee Pad Transformer tablet soon, bringing the new and improved Android 3.1 operating system to the tablet. But if you’re the impatient type, it looks like you can install Android 3.1 today. A leaked copy of the update is already making the rounds. Android 3.1 […]

StreakDroid7 brings Google Android 3.1 to the Dell Streak 7

That certainly didn’t take long. Shortly after demonstrating that Google Android 3.1 could run on the Dell Streak 7, independent developer DJ-Steve has released StreakDroid7 HD v1.0 for anyone to install on the tablet. The software has a few quirks. For instance, if you let the Streak go to sleep while it isn’t plugged in, […]

Google Android 3.1 comes to the Dell Streak 7 (unofficially)

The Dell Streak 7 features a dual core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, just like pretty much every tablet shipping with Google Android 3.x Honeycomb. But the Streak 7 comes with Android 2.2 which is looking a bit dated. Last month we saw that a hacker had figured out how to install custom ROMs with Android […]

First look at Google Android 3.1 Honeycomb on the Motorola XOOM

Google Android 3.1 is now rolling out to Motorola XOOM tablets, and my test unit received the update this morning, so I thought it was time for a little tour. Overall the tablet feels faster thanks to improved hardware graphics acceleration, smoother system animations, and improved web browser performance. Interestingly, while the tablet scored higher […]