Saturday, 31 December 2011

Install ICS Android 4.0 on Galaxy Ace S5830 : The Myth Custom ROM (With Video Guide)

Samsung Ace is a mid segment smartphone with bundle of features. Recently Samsung has announced ICS upgrade schedule for various Galaxy series phones. Unfortunately Galaxy Ace S5830 is not among those. So if you own Galaxy Ace and want official firmware then its not going to happen. But thanks to developers you can still enjoy Ice cream sandwich on ACE S5830 using custom ROMs. Today we are going to discuss about the Myth Ace ROM which looks like Ice cream sandwich and works pretty fast on Galaxy Ace. We have included a video guide also to help you installing The Myth Ace ICS ROM on your Galaxy Ace S5830.

Root/unroot any Android phone in one click with Unlock Root tool for WinXP/Vista/7

By rooting your Android phone you can do several things like enabling a manufactures disabled feature, play with your device CPU and hardware. But searching for proper root files and procedure is a confusing task specially for beginners. But now you can root any Android device with a simple tool called unlockroot in just one click. This tool allows you to root/unroot your Android phone using Windows PC. Read further details.

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

I9100XWKL1 Android 2.3.6 official Kies Update for INDIA Galaxy S2(SII) I9100

If you are from INDIA and waiting for Samsung Kies official update for your Galaxy S2(SII) then your wait is finally over. You can now connect your phone to KIES and you will see a pop up for latest firmware I9100XWKL1. If you are not able to update using Kies because you have already updated your phone using ODIN then refer to  I9100XWKL1 ODIN installation guide.

Why Samsung is not giving ICS Android 4.0 for Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab 7.0 P1000? Will give Value pack?

Recently we have covered post regarding official ICS update from Samsung, few people got excited while few faced disappointment as Samsung has ruled out ICS update for Galaxy S1 and Galaxy Tab 7.0 P1000. What is the reason behind it? Why Samsung is putting customer loyalty on stake with one its most selling mobile phone. Well Samsung has some reasons for it. But are they valid? Well you need to decide this. Read on for more details.

Monday, 26 December 2011

Download 100 Premium Android Apps for Free : GetJar Promotion

This is a great time for shopping.This festive season has an offer for all you technoholics, may it be for new gadgets or now even NEW APPS!! Few weeks back it was Google offering apps for a discounted rate to celebrate its Android Market 10 billion Promo.I hope you guys made the best use of that opportunity. But for those of you who are crying over that lost chance to get great apps for dirt cheap price worry no more!! There’s great news for you all.

Official ICS Android 4.0 firmware Update for LG Optimus, Prada, MyTouch and Eclipse phones

LG has now officially announced Ice cream Sandwich ICS Android 4.0 update for all 2011 released phones. Earlier Samsung and Sony Ericsson has already announced official ICS firmware update for few of there phones. Read on for more details on LG phone models and timeline for updates.

How to Download Torrent files or Pause/resume support on Android Phone : aDownloader Review

Have you got an error while downloading a file on your Android stock browser? Phone doesn’t support Torrent download? When you try to download a file on internet browser, it will simply say download unsuccessful. It may be because of the size of the file or many other factors. Today I will discuss a free App to solve this issue.

Friday, 23 December 2011

Cheap International calls on Android this Christmas with Rebtel

Rebtel android app helps you to make cheap international calls from your mobile phone. On this Christmas, Rebtel is offering 100% Free bonus to users to make even cheaper international calls.
You will have to signup with Rebtel Christmas voucher code called christmasgift, which gives new customers a 100% bonus on first deposit.

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Official Android 4.0 ICS for Galaxy Phones/Tablet devices confirmed

We have covered this before when Samsung Italy has confirmed ICS update for Galaxy note and Galaxy S2 over twitter. Now This is official on Samsung Tomorrow official Global Blog. First update will start rolling in the first quarter of 2012 for Galaxy SII and Galaxy Note, other will follow soon. Recently we have seen an Alpha leaked ICS rom for I9100, which clearly indicates that Samsung is working hard on ICS update for Galaxy devices.

Thursday, 15 December 2011

How to solve 3G modem issue in I9100XXKP1 Android 4.0 ICS firmware for Galaxy S2

One of the major issue/bug with I9100XXKP1 firmware is that the 3G data doesn`t work. Well you don`t need to worry about this. There is a solution to it using ADB i.e. Android Debug Bridge. I have compiled step by step procedure to solve 3G modem issue in I9100XXKP1.
(100% tested and working by me and readers)

Common Question on I9100XXKP1 Android 4.0.1 ICS for Galaxy S2

I have been playing with I9100XXKP1 Android Ice cream sandwich for last one day. Many people have emailed us with the queries on this firmware. Well I will not disappoint you. I have compiled almost all the questions here with proper answers.

How to root I9100XXKP1 Android 4.0.1 ICS firmware for Galaxy S2 in two minutes

I hope you are still testing new Ice cream sandwich firmware on your Galaxy S2. We have already covered I9100 ICS installation guide on Dialandroid. if you want to play with your phone then Rooting is the most important thing you need to do specially in case of this testing firmware. There are few bugs in I9100XXKP1 firmware which can be corrected by rooting the device. Here is one simple guide to root I9100XXKP1 in 2 minutes.

Wednesday, 14 December 2011

Download 10 premium Apps in Just $0.10 with Android Market 10 billion promotion (DAY 9)

Android Market has completed 10 Billion downloads and they celebrating in style. Remember the first Android phone G1 launched in OCT 2008, since then Android has completed a long journey beating Symbian and iOS. Now Android is powering mobile devices from a entry segment smart phone to high end tablet. So is the growth in the Android market. Just think of something and you will have App for it. As part of Android market offer you can download ten top quality premium apps in just USD 0.10 each. Read on for full list and link (UPDATED DAY9).

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

How to Install CyanogenMod CM7.2 Android 2.3.7 on Samsung Galaxy ACE GT-S5830 with Video guide

Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 is a really nice mid segment Android phone. Ace has a good 800MHZ processor but 280MB of low RAM really slows down your phone. So is there any solution? Well answer is yes. There are so many custom ROMS available which removes unnecessary application and files from phone and make it lightweight and fast. The best of them is CyanogenMod. So lets install CyanogenMod CM7.2 on your Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830. Also we have put Benchmark results before and after installing the Cyanogen Mod for reference.

How to install ClockWorkMod(CWM) on S5830 Samsung Galaxy Ace with Video guide

ClockWorkMod is a must have tool for any geek with an android device. CWM is a recovery tool for android phone which gives you options to install, recover android firmwares. Lets discuss how to install CWM ClockWorkMod on Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830.

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 Unbiased Review

I know I am a little late to review this phone. It was released more than 8 months back. Recently I suggested a friend to go for Samsung galaxy S1 but he ended up buying Galaxy Ace instead. The main reason was that for its price range there was no phone better he said. The clever people at Samsung have come up with a phone which targeted exactly at the mid segment market. Yes I know there are a lot of other phones in the market which are cheaper; LG Optimus 1 for example but this was phone was introduced with a promise that it would eliminate the pain caused by the slow 600mhz processors in the other phones of the same range as ace has a 800mhz processor. Has it really? Let’s find out.

Monday, 5 December 2011

How to use USB jig on Galaxy S2 i9100 to reset Custom binary download counter/remove yellow triangle

Finally I was able to get one. Yes I am talking about USB Jig for Samsung Galaxy S2 i9100. With this USB Jig you can reset the custom binary counter to zero and also removes the yellow triangle on start up if you have rooted your device. This process is very simple and hardly takes a minutes.

Sunday, 4 December 2011

How to Play 3gp/avi/divx/f4v/flv/mkv/mp4/mpeg/mov/vob/wmv/webm/xvid Video on any Android phone

Smartphone is no doubt an excellent and portable media device. Now phones are coming with high resolution screens like Super AMOLED Plus and LCD and screen sizes up to 5 inches. Its a treat to watch movies on your phone. Sometime it become frustrating if you have a media file and you are not able to play it. By the way Apple iPhone users suffers most in this case. Most people then convert video files to compatible video format, which is again a tedious process. Today we will discuss about a free Android App MX video player which can play almost any video format with highest quality possible.

Saturday, 26 November 2011

How to use/run WhatsApp on Windows PC : Complete guide

WhatsApp is the most popular multi platform messaging application, The only thing which it miss is a PC application. You may find almost all your friends using WhatsApp on iPhone, Android, Blackberry or Nokia. But in case where you don`t have internet connectivity on your mobile or want to chat with long texts then question comes how to use it on PC. Well there is no official WhatsApp application available for Windows PC platform but you can use it with a trick. Lets see the complete guide to use WhatsApp on Windows PC.

Thursday, 24 November 2011

$20 free bonus VoIP credit when you pay $10 on this Black Friday

We like saving money and one of the aim of this blog is to save your money on the international calls. Rebtel, one of the largest international call provider is offering 200% extra bonus on the Black Friday. I mean you will get $30 of calling credit if you purchase only $10. This offer is only valid for 25th November so take advantage before it ends.

Sunday, 20 November 2011

How to use your Android phone camera as webcam for PC and Laptop

Most of the Android phone are now equipped with high resolution camera at least much better than an ordinary PC Webcam. You can use this feature of your mobile phone for using android mobile as a PC webcam for GTalk, Skype, Yahoo messenger or any other video chat application. We will discuss about two free applications today which will allow you to use your mobile as a PC webcam.

Thursday, 17 November 2011

How to make ringtones from MP3/WAV/3GPP/AMR songs on Android phones

Liked a song and want to make a portion of it as your ringtone. Well, you can do it on your Android phone itself by using a simple and 100% free Android App.There may be many applications available for this, but we will cover simple and free MP3 Cutter(by Beka) & MP3 Ringtone Maker(by Lucky star).

Tuesday, 15 November 2011

How to Download/upload files from FTP server on Android phones

FTP is File transfer protocol. There was a time when FTP was limited to PC and workstations. But now its no more the story. You can upload or download files of any size (depending on space constraints) from a FTP server using your Android mobile phone. Lets checkout DroidFTP & WM FTP clients which are free FTP clients for Android phone which supports both ftp and sftp protocols.

Thursday, 10 November 2011

JaxtrSMS: Send free TEXT to anywhere in the world from Android phone

JaxtrSMS is a free android app which lets you send FREE txt messages to any mobile phone in the world. And the best thing is that the receiver does not have to have the have the JaxtrSMS app installed in their phone.

Tuesday, 8 November 2011

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 : CWM Recovery & Superuser on Galaxy Note

Recently Samsung has launched one more high end device in Galaxy line up. Yes this one is Samsung Galaxy Note N7000, which is having a S pen input option and a Giant 5.3 inch HD AMOLED screen. Galaxy N7000 is actually a device which can be considered in between a Tablet and mobile phones. Believe it or not Galaxy Note firmware is already breached and now you can root your Galaxy Note easily by following instructions given here.

Friday, 4 November 2011

Visidon AppLock Review: Face detection lock/Unlock feature for Android phones

When Android 4.0 was launched face detection was one of the most exciting feature for me. Well it will take time to get official Android 4.0 on Galaxy devices. But you can get face lock feature with much more functionality in any of the Android phone with front facing camera and minimum Android 2.3. Yes, Read the full article for complete review of Visidon AppLock.

Thursday, 3 November 2011

Voxofon for Android : Free and cheap calls via WiFi 3G and Local access numbers

Voxofon for android devices is another application to place international calls using your phone’s Dialer or Contacts. Voxofon re-routes the calls through either via a local access number, or through WiFi or 3G/4G. This allows you to make VoIP international calls directly from your Android phone. On top, Voxofon also offers $0.50 credit to try their service to make free calls and SMS

Wednesday, 2 November 2011

Tango free Voice & Video calls on Android, iPhone and PC

There are several applications available in Android market for free voice and video calls. Most of them are limited to iPhone and Android. Although there are limited applications like Skype which fills the gap between PC and mobile, Today we will discuss about Tango which is a 100% free application and give you quality video and audio calls with almost zero setup.

Saturday, 29 October 2011

Official Android 4.0 Ice cream sandwich firmwares for Samsung Galaxy devices

Well its a good news from Samsung that you will soon see an update for Android 4.0 on few of the Galaxy series devices. Official news comes from Samsung Italy.

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

A review of Tribair VoIP app for Android mobile

Tribair is a free mobile application for Android phones. You can dial numbers directly from your contact list. You can use WiFi or 3G to make free calls among Tribair users and low cost national and international calls. Tribair application is also available for apple devices. Tribair for blackberry will be launched soon. Tribair also offer $0.25 free trial credit to try their service.

Thursday, 20 October 2011

Samsung Galaxy S II vs iPhone 4S Drop Test: Who wins?

Can you imagine what will happen if you drop your iPhone 4S or the Samsung Galaxy S II from your hand? A drop test has been performed by ElectronicsBreak to see which of these devices survives a waist high and shoulder high drop. Check this video.

Wednesday, 19 October 2011

Speaktoit Assistant : Siri Alternative for Android for free

Looking for similar to Siri application for your android phone. Well your search ends here. Speaktoit Assistant is available on Android market for free. Speaktoit is one of the most powerful Android voice talk assistant application I have ever seen. Read full for details & snapshots.

Fake Siri for Android OS : Fun App for Android phones

You must have listen about Siri by now. Siri is the most amazing feature in iPhone 4S apart from global phone function. I got few requests for similar type of software available for Android. Don`t worry there are softwares which can be compared to Apple iPhone Siri, but for now I will tell you about a FAKE Siri for Android application which really showcase fun part of Siri.

Tuesday, 18 October 2011

ChatON Multi Platform Social Networking App from Samsung

Tired of using WhatsApp or WhatsApp free subscription is expired. Well ChatON may a substitute in future. Samsung announced its cross platform social networking platform ChatON. This will give you an option to connect with your friends using Bada, Android, iPhone, Blackberry and PC. This application is 100% free without any charge for any feature.

Friday, 14 October 2011

Install Android 2.3.7 CyanogenMod 7.1 on Galaxy S2 (SII) I9100 Guide : Custom ROM/Firmware

CyanogenMod is no doubt one of the best custom ROM for any Android device. I was waiting for a stable release from CyanogenMod for Galaxy S2. Latest stable version of CyanogenMod 7.1 is having Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread with lots of tweaks and improvements. Here is the complete guide on how to download & Install CyanogenMod 7.1 on your Galaxy S2.

Saturday, 8 October 2011

Keku Free VoIP calls on Android iPhone $1 free trial credit

Most of the Android phones are compatible for either native SIP or third party SIP applications. There are various application available in Android market for making Free client to client voice and video calls. Few of the applications offers cheap international calls on Android. Lets review KeKu Android Application which allows you to make cheap international calls and giving $1 free trial credit without any condition or payment information.

Wednesday, 5 October 2011

Cheapest Android tablet in the world

Android is everywhere, whether its a high end Tablet/smart phone or an entry level smart phone. Today Android gets one more golden mark with world`s cheapest tablet Aakash, launched by Indian government. We have just done a quick review on hardware, features and performance.

Friday, 30 September 2011

Amazon Kindle fire: $199 Android tablet launched for pre booking

After huge success of Amazon Kindle, now comes Amazon kindle fire for $199. With this launch, the Kindle Fire will enter a hugely competitive tablet market, but due to its competitive price and kindle brand name, it is likely to have present in the market. The tablet is available for pre order on Amazon USA website and will be available on or after Nov 15 2011.

Tuesday, 20 September 2011

Scydo Free calls from Android free trial calling credit

Making free calls on your mobile is really exciting and believe me android gives you lot of options to do so. Lets discuss about Scydo VoIP android application which offers 0.5 Euro free credit to make free calls across the world from Android phones.

iMobile : ICICI bank free Android application

Mobile phone are no longer used only as a medium for making phone calls, now you can use it as multimedia device, navigation device, translator, a heath monitor or even banking. Mobile banking offers you host of services like account monitoring, fund transfer, check status, stop cheque, loans and demat services. ICICI Bank is one of the leading financial institution in INDIA and today we will discuss about ICICI bank iMobile application for android.

Monday, 19 September 2011

Rebtel for Android: Send SMS and call without Wi-Fi/3G

Rebtel offers cheap international calls and free calls among 50 countries and saves lot on your international phone calls and SMS. Rebtel gives you an local number for an international number which saves your cost of the international call. The advantage is you don't need internet to make international calls but you do need a local free minutes calling plan.

Saturday, 17 September 2011

How to Install GTalk 1.3 Video chat on Galaxy S2 I9100 in one click

As you all aware that Samsung has removed inbuilt GTalk video calling support in latest Galaxy S2 (SII) firmwares. Today I will tell you easiest way to get native GTalk Video chat support on your Samsung Galaxy S2 I9100.

Sunday, 11 September 2011

Free Download Asphalt 6 WCG on Galaxy S2 through Samsung Apps

Asphalt is one of the most exciting Car racing game from Gameloft. Now you can download Asphalt 6 free of cost on your Galaxy S2 I9100.

Wednesday, 7 September 2011

Free VoIP calls from Android to India, Italy, USA, China, UK

Android is really amazing operating system and gives you flexibility to do almost anything. One of that is making mobile VoIP/internet calls on your Android phone using 2G/3G or WiFi. Well VoIP is relatively very cheap when compared to normal phone calls. But today we will discuss something which will allow you to make 100% free calls on Android to India, Italy, USA, China and UK.

Friday, 2 September 2011

How to use Gtalk Video Calling on Android 2.3.3 or 2.3.4 without rooting

I have seen many people puzzled over updating your phone to Android 2.3.4 or even rooting your phone to use GTalk video calling. Android 2.3.4 comes with native support for GTalk but few manufactures like Samsung has removed this feature in their latest firmware. Today I will post about a 100% free option by which you can use GTalk Video calling on your Android mobile without rooting it or installing custom firmware.

Sunday, 14 August 2011

Samsung Galaxy S2 (SII) US Launch on 29 Aug

When the most powerful Android Phone makes its debut in USA? Well I have not covered this topic yet because I don`t believe in spreading rumors. But now I think its almost confirmed with the hits we have got in recent times. Yes its going to be on 29 Aug 2011. Read on for details

Saturday, 6 August 2011

Know who is online on Android phone in GMail chat

Do you want know how many of your friends are using an Android powered mobile device? Well its a really easy task with GMail Labs feature. Yes this is Green robot icon feature..

Thursday, 4 August 2011

Skype Video calls now Officially Available for Samsung Galaxy and other Android phones

Last month we published an article on Patch to work Skype Video calls on Samsung Galaxy mobile devices, That was unofficial. Now Skype is officially available for Lot more Android devices including Samsung Galaxy Mobiles, Galaxy Tab, HTC, LG and Sony Android devices. Read on for more details.

Sunday, 24 July 2011

SamsungDive Review : Free Security service for Galaxy & Wave mobile Devices

There are many useful service offered by Samsung Account and SamsungDive is one of those. Samsung Dive is 100% free mobile security service for Galaxy Tab, Galaxy mobile series and Wave mobile. Today we will have a detailed look on this wonderful service. Read on for details and video review.

Friday, 22 July 2011

Mobyler Free Calls & Chat among Android and iPhone users

Got an android phone or iphone then you should’t be wasting your money for making phone calls to your friend if he has  the same. Simply install the Mobyler application and start making free calls.

Sunday, 3 July 2011

Samsung releases Firmware upgrade for GT-I9100 Galaxy S2 PDA:KF3 / PHONE:KE4 / CSC:KF3

If you have connected your Galaxy S2 I9100 to Samsung Kies you must have got notification for new firmware upgrade PDA:KF3/PHONE:KE4/CSC:KF3. What is new in the firmware? Read on for details.

Friday, 1 July 2011

Skype Video calling working on Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy S2 and other devices

We have already covered the post about Skype launch of Video calling application for Android devices. Skype official application works on Samsung Google Nexus S, HTC Desire S, Sony Ericsson Xperia neo, Sony Ericsson Xperia pro but today we will discuss about how to make Skype application work on Samsung Galaxy series and other android devices. Read on for details.

Skype launched Free Mobile Video calling for Android Devices

Skype is most widely used PC to PC calling application. Most of us have already have Skype installed on our Android devices. Previously Android version of Skype only supports Skype to Skype Voice calling & Skype to phone Voice calling. Skype has already provided video calling version for Apple iOs devices. Now Skype has released new version of Skype 2.0 which supports Video calling on few of the android devices.

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

SEEKDROID Review : Track, Secure, Lock & wipe your Lost Android Phone

Your phone is very precious to you. In case of lost or theft of your phone you not only loose your phone but loose sensitive information like contacts, messages, emails and multimedia content. There are number of applications available in android market to track your lost phone but most of them have limited tracking or very costly in terms of initial cost. Today we will review about SEEKDROID which costs you less than a buck and gives all required features without any hidden charges or reoccurring fee.

Thursday, 23 June 2011

Android OS Secret codes and commands

Google Android is a highly customizable operating system. Almost all the required features and diagnostics are available through menu, but still it is fun playing with some of the hidden codes. Few of them are really cool and useful in some situation.

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

How to open Password protected/Encrypted PDF files on Android for free

Without any second thought Android is the best mobile operating system I have ever used. The variety and flexibility through thousands of Apps is just awesome. But sometime we face some strange problems like error while opening a password protected PDF files. Today i will discuss a free solution to open all type of password protected or encrypted PDF files on Android mobile.

Saturday, 18 June 2011

How to transfer SMS messages from NOKIA/Symbian to Android Phone

When I bought my latest Galaxy S2, first challenge was to transfer all my contacts and messages from my old Samsung OMNIA i8910HD (Nokia Symbian). Well After spending some time on internet finally i got few simple steps to do this herculean task.