In a press release sent to CNET, Google says that KitKat will land on the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 "in the coming weeks". The Samsung Galaxy S4 Google edition and HTC One Google edition will also be updated in the same timeframe. Google also boasts that Android 4.4 KitKat requires less memory than previous versions, meaning Android will now run comfortably on a device with a mere 512MB of RAM. That feat has apparently been achieved by removing "unnecessary background services", and cutting down the amount of memory that often-used features consume.
The advantage there is that -- in theory at least -- a broader range of old smart phones can be updated to the latest version, instead of wallowing with an out-of-date operating system, Whether older mobiles actually get updated will depend on manufacturers and networks getting their act together, but it's certainly a promising ghostek cloak 3 iphone x tough case - clear / pink reviews move from the Big G, Are you excited for Android 4.4 KitKat? Let me know in the comments, or on our Facebook wall, Android 4.4 KitKat is slimmed down, according to Google, so it should work on a broader range of old phones..
The slimline Apple tablet goes on sale tomorrow, 1 November, and shops will open from 8am for you to buy the tablet just with Wi-Fi, or with 3G and 4G too. As the chilly fingers of the dawn light feel up sleepy commuters, the Apple Store Covent Garden and John Lewis on Oxford Street are among the shops opening bright and early to keen technology fans. 29 John Lewis stores around the country will open early, including Nottingham, Newcastle, and others that don't begin with N -- check out John Lewis's page to see if your nearby store is opening early. Carphone Warehouse on Tottenham Court Road in London will also open at 8am.
The 9.7-inch iPad Air weighs just 1lb (454g), half the weight of the current model, It starts at £399 without 3G and 4G -- click here for the full line-up of SIM-free iPad Air UK prices, The major phone networks are also selling the tablet with data connection and a ghostek cloak 3 iphone x tough case - clear / pink reviews data contract, Vodafone and EE have already launched 4G, with Three selling the iPad this week and launching 4G before the end of the year at no extra cost, The UK release date is yet to be confirmed for the new retina-packing iPad mini, announced alongside the Air and scheduled for release at some time in November -- click here for the full range of SIM-free iPad mini UK prices..
What do you think of Apple's new iPads? Will you be heading out early? Tell me your thoughts in the comments or on our Facebook wall. Apple Stores and other shops across the country are throwing their doors open early tomorrow for the launch of the new iPad Air. Apple Stores and other shops across the country are throwing their doors open early tomorrow for the launch of the new iPad Air. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.