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Android 4.0 beta for the Skytex Skypad Alpha 2 tablet

The Skytex SkyPad Alpha 2 is an inexpensive Android tablet with a 7 inch capacitive touchscreen display and a 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor. The tablet ships with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, but Skytex has released a beta version of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich for the Alpha 2 tablet. Update: The beta is over and […]

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Skytex unveils $199 Android 4.0 tablet

Skytex is expanding its line of inexpensive Android tablets with a few new models designed to run Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The company will soon offer an ICS update for the SkyPad Alpha 2 tablet. It will also introduce two new models, the Skyad Omega and the SkyPad Argos. Both tablets feature 1.2 […]

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Skytex Skypad Alpha 2 tablet now available (on sale for $169)

As promised, Skytex has started taking orders for the Skypad ALpha 2. It’s an Android tablet with a 7 inch display, a 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor, and Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread operating system. It has a 5-point multitouch display, support for 1080p HD and 3D video, and HDMI output. Those features are almost enough to make […]

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Skytex Skypad Alpha 2 Android tablet coming next week

Skytex has introduced an updated version of its Skypad 7 inch Android tablet. The Skypad Alpha 2 has a 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 single core processor and Mali-400 graphics with support for 1080p HD video playback. The new tablet has a 7 inch display with a capacitive touch panel and support for 5-point touch input. […]

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$89 Skytex Primer Pocket portable Android device: First impressions (video)

The Skytex Primer Pocket is a handheld Android device that’s not much larger than a smartphone. It has a 4.3 inch widescreen display and runs Google Android 2.2. The best thing about this little guy is the price: You can pick one up for as little as $89. While it was a lot easier to […]

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Skytex Primer Pocket now available for $89 (4.3 inch Android device)

The Skytex Primer Pocket is a handheld device with a 4.3 inch display and Google Android 2.2 operating system. But what makes it special is the low price. You can pick one up today for $89 from Abe’s of Maine. That’s actually $10 lower than the price Skytex had promised when unveiling the little device […]