Dell 2011 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Dell Articles for 2011

Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Review

Windows Phone 7 is the latest mobile operating system from Microsoft, and used on a number of smartphones from HTC, Samsung, and LG. Jen Edwards brings us a review of[...]

Google’s Android OS 3.0 Is for Tablets, Not Smartphones

Tablets are getting an exclusive treatment when Android OS 3.0, aka Honeycomb, hits the market: the new version of Google's operating system will never see the light of day on[...]

CES 2011 Brought a Wave of 4G Android OS Smartphones

The 2011 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show has finished up, and this year, no less than eleven smartphones were unveiled. All of these are going to be high-end models[...]

Microsoft CEO Promises Windows Phone 7 Improvements

During a keynote address at the CES tradeshow, Steve Ballmer laid out some of his company's plans for Windows Phone 7. This smartphone operating system is going to get support[...]

Dell Venue Smartphone Unveiled at CES 2011

Instead of continuing to ride the fine line between smartphone and tablet as it did with the Streak, Dell picked a side and announced the Venue, an Android-based smartphone, at[...]

Smartphone Users May Get to Cool Off This Summer with Android OS Ice Cream

People have barely digested the sweet news of Android OS Honeycomb, and yet there is already more on the way. The next mobile operating system update from Google, Android OS[...]

AT&T’s Dell Streak 5 Gets Android OS 2.2 Upgrade

Users of the version of the Dell Streak that is SIM locked to AT&T can now upgrade this tablet phone to Android OS 2.2 (Froyo). This is a significant upgrade,[...]

Microsoft Releases Windows Phone 7 Update Schedule

As its "NoDo" update woes continue, Microsoft has now made an attempt to at least increase transparency by posting a loose release schedule for the different versions of this problem-plagued[...]

Microsoft Finally Rolling Out Windows Phone 7.5 Upgrades

Microsoft has finally begun rolling out Windows Phone 7.5, though not all Windows Phone owners will be getting the update right away. Customers should check Microsoft's web page to verify[...]

Microsoft: Why Low-End Phones in Large Quantities is the Best Strategy

While smartphone manufacturers race to release high-end handsets with dual-core chips, Microsoft continues to offer solely single-core-equipped phones. So why does the Windows Phone maker stray from the pack in[...]

Smartphone Market Growing, IDC Predicts Android to Take Top Spot

Current indicators suggest that the smartphone market will grow almost 50% in 2011, as millions of consumers leave their old phones behind in favor of more advanced technology. And market[...]

New Android Market Website Allows Users to Find, Buy Apps on their PC

While most of the focus during today's event at Google headquarters went to Android OS 3.0 (Honeycomb) and tablets, there was an announcement that affects smartphone users: the Android Market[...]

Windows Phone 7 Updates Hit T-Mobile’s HTC HD7 and Dell Venue Pro

After numerous delays and technical issues, Microsoft has begun gradually rolling out its Windows Phone 7 updates to T-Mobile customers who have an HTC HD7 or a Dell Venue Pro[...]

Dell Product Roadmap Shows Three High-End Smartphones This Year

A document showing all the smartphones that Dell is going to release in 2011 has leaked out. This will include two models running Google's Android OS and one with Microsoft[...]

Microsoft’s First Windows Phone 7 Update Will Make Future Updates Easier

Microsoft has begun sending out a new version of Windows Phone 7. However, this is not the highly-anticipated update that will bring support for copy and paste. Instead, this is[...]

Dell Planning ”Several” More Windows Phone 7 Models

Straight from the horse's mouth, it appears that Dell has plans to add more models to its lineup of smartphones running Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 operating system.

Microsoft Has Sold More Than Two Million Windows Phone 7 Devices

Microsoft says that its Windows Phone 7 platform has now reached the two million mark. It took the software giant's new smartphone operating system about ten weeks to reach this[...]

Microsoft Has Postponed First Major Windows Phone 7 Update

An update to Windows Phone 7 that will bring support for cut, copy, and paste has been delayed. It was originally scheduled for release this week, but problems with an[...]

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 Getting Greater Support for Multitasking

In his keynote address at the Mobile World Congress tradeshow, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer laid out his company's plans for a pair of upgrades to Windows Phone 7. These will[...]

Dell Venue Now For Sale, Shipping Later this Month

Dell has begun taking pre-orders for its next smartphone running Google's Android OS. The Dell Venue is going to offer a high-end feature set, highlighted with a large AMOLED screen[...]