Nexus S Overclocked To 1.544GHz, Scores Incredible 10,082 In Smartbench2011

Android Community member Simms22 has overclocked a Nexus S to 1.544 Ghz and then with using a combination of rooting, adding CyanogenMod 7 and running the Trinity kernel together with a large amount of tweaking has been able to score and incredible 10,082 score in the benchmarking software Smartbench2011.

If you look at the screen grabs below you can see that when compared to other overclocked mobile devices the Nexus S is streets ahead. But Simms22 does admit the benchmarking systems used did have a few bugs and has approached the developers to get them fixed.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Coming To Sprint June 24th

Sprint has announced that it will start selling the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the US from the 24th of June, and they will be offering the 16GB version which will retail for $499.99.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 features a 10.1 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels, it will come with the latest version of Android, Honeycomb 3.1, and it also features a dual core 1GHz processor.

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Apple HDTV Arriving This Autumn?

The Apple rumour mill is causing a stir once again this week with reports that Apples iPhone 5 is arriving in August or September and now the Daily Tech website reports that Apple may have partnered with a major OEM to sell iOS equipped TVs which could be arriving in the Autumn.

The Apple TV rumour is not new by any means and has been mentioned before but now a former Apple executive has apparently told the website that Apple is looking to “blow Netflix and all those other guys away” by moving into the the HD TV business.

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iPhone 5 Coming In September With A5 Processor?

Apple has now released their 5th iPhone, the iPhone 4S, have a look at the difference between the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S.

Yesterday we heard that Apple may launch the iPhone 5 in August, the new came from the BGR, and now Bloomberg is reporting that it will launch in September, not August as reported yesterday.

There seems to be quite a bit of speculation on when Apple will actually launch the iPhone 5, as they normally announce it earlier in the year at WWDC, but it looks like it will either be the end of August or the start of September that we will get some official word from Apple on the iPhone 5.

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Amazon Tablet Coming This Summer?

We have been hearing a number of reports that Amazon are working on their own Android tablet, and now according to DigiTimes, the Amazon tablet is expected to launch in the late summer, with a reported launch some time at the end of August or the start of September.

According to the report, the Amazon tablet will feature a processor provided by Texas Instruments and a touchscreen panel provided by Wintek, and their supplier are expected to ship around 700,000 to 800,000 tablets to Amazon starting in August.

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Leica M9-P Full-Frame Digital Camera

Leica has today launched their new M9-P digital camera which the company says is the smallest, full-frame digital camera in the world, measuring just 139 x 37 x 80 mm.

The Leica MP-9 is a newer version of Leica’s M9 rangefinder digital camera and has been designed for the professional user combining all the benefits of the original, with its compact size,  full-frame, 18 megapixel 24 x 36mm sensor, together with a robust construction and $8000 price tag to match.


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Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic Trailer Unveiled By Rovio (video)

Rovio has unveiled details of this years summer update for their Angry Birds Seasons with the launch of a new Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic trailer. Following on from their recently launched Angry Birds ‘Mine And Dine’ Android update which added 15 new levels to the game.

Watch the video of the new Summer Pignic trailer after the jump, which from the look of it might only allowed you to use one Bird to complete the levels.

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Firefox 5 Final Version Released By Mozilla

Mozilla has now launched the final version of their new Firefox 5 browser, for Windows, Mac and Linux keeping their promise to follow a more accelerated release format which was announced back in March.

Firefox 5 the first release under the new accelerated schedule made the cut on Mozilla’s self-imposed deadline of June 21st and has brought with it over a 1,000 improvements to the browser, says Mozilla. But most of which have been tweaks and minor bugs fixes, but new features in the final Firefox 5 include a new easier method to switch channels with the new browser. Allowing you to select the Aurora development stage, Beta or Release channels with ease.

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Case-Mate Unveil $300 Titanium iPhone 4 Case (video)

We have featured a number of Case-Mate cases here on Geeky Gadgets over the last few years, but their new Titanium iPhone 4 Case has to be the most expensive priced at $300.

The Case-Mate Titanium iPhone 4 Case is machined from a single piece of titanium, which is used in the manufacture of aircraft and luxury vehicles. The case comes with its own mini tool set including a mini-screw driver to help you attach the Titanium case to your iPhone 4. Watch a brief promotional video after the jump to see the Titanium case up close.

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Toshiba Unveils All-In-One Full HD Touchscreen PC

Today Toshiba has unveiled their new All-in-One PC the Toshiba DX1215 which is equipped with a full 21.5 inch 1080p HD touchscreen and is powered by Intel’s new Sandy Bridge processors.

The Toshiba DX1215 is the first All-in-One PC the company has manufactured for the US market and enables buyers to either install an Intel i5 or i7 processor together with 1TB of storage, making the DX1215 a good home media centre storage solution. Its also fitted with a pair of Onkyo stereo speakers professionally tuned by experts at Waves, to provide high quality sound for media playback.

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Motorola Xoom Disassembled On Film (video)

If you are interested in what actually makes Motorola’s new Xoom tablet tick, a new teardown movie created by the team over at Direct Fix will bare all of the Xoom’s secrets for you. Watch the video of the Xoom get taken apart screw by screw, after the jump.

In its complete state the Motorola Xoom tablet runs Googles Android Honeycomb OS and comes equipped with two cameras, one the front and one on the rear together with playback support for AAC, H.263, H.264, MP3, MPEG-4, ACC+ Enhanced, OGG, MIDI, AMR NB, and AAC+ media formats.

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