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Dell Streak meets Logitech DiNovo Mini keyboard in perfect peripheral pairing

Dell Streak meets Logitech DiNovo Mini keyboard in perfect peripheral pairing

If ever there was a pairing just crying out for a loving mod, this is it.  StreakSmart - who, as the name suggests, are singularly obsessed with the Dell Streak - discovered that the Android MID plays perfectly with Logitech's DiNovo Mini Wireless Keyboard, including full functionality of the touchpad and several of the specialized buttons.

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Sharp DoCoMo LYNX SH-10B Android MID hits Japan this month

Sharp DoCoMo LYNX SH-10B Android MID hits Japan this month

It looks like Sharp are playing the field when it comes to carrier partnerships for their IS01 Android-based MID.  Having already been picked up by Japanese network KDDI, a strikingly similar looking model has just been announced for NTT DoCoMo.  The DoCoMo LYNX SH-10B has a 5-inch touchscreen, full QWERTY keyboard and dual digital cameras - 5.3-megapixels on the outside, 4.3-megapixels on the inside - and runs Android.

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Viliv N5 MID on sale today

Viliv N5 MID on sale today

Tempted by a compact clamshell MID?  If you've been waiting to get your hands onto the Viliv N5 then the moment to flex that plastic is almost upon you; importer Dynamism open their virtual shop doors at 1pm EST today for their N5 preorder event, with prices kicking off at $649.  That gets you a 4.8-inch touchscreen, Intel Atom Z520 1.3GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and a 32GB SSD.

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Huawei S7 gets previewed: multimedia good, battery bad? [Video]

Huawei S7 gets previewed: multimedia good, battery bad? [Video]

Huawei's S7 Android tablet - slotting neatly in-between the Dell Streak and the Apple iPad - has been previewed briefly ahead of its launch in the UK later this month, and we have to say the coverage leaves us in two minds about the 7-inch slate.  For a start, the capacitive touchscreen we've seen before was replaced by a resistive panel in the preproduction units tested (as by  Zol.com.cn) and Onliner.by aren't too keen on how the custom UI has been left more appropriate for either screen size or touch-technology.

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Russian RoverPad tablets raid the Tegra, Android & WinCE OEM closet

Russian RoverPad tablets raid the Tegra, Android & WinCE OEM closet

Russian company Rover Computers has just outed a five model tablet/MID range, and judging by some of the designs we're guessing there's a whole lot of rebadging being done.  The various RoverPad models span 5- to 7-inches in screen size and run either Android or Windows CE; processors include basic Samsung, Marvell and RockChip ARM CPUs, together with NVIDIA's Tegra on the RoverPad TegA W70.

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