There are so many weblogs and websites which cover news about Android OS and Android devices, and if you search the term “Android News”, you will definitely get surprised by the search results. But how can you make sure the publishing source is trusted, and how can you find the news about your favorite devices among so many other news?

Here in AW Center, we added “News Digest” articles to inform you about the latest important Android news all over the world, from trusted sources. These news include: Official announcements, Gossips, General news, Reviews, Statistics, and more..

Android News 27 December 2013 – 12:00 GMT / 07:00 EST:

1. Oppo Confirmed the 2K Screen for Find7

There are so many rumors about the specifications of Oppo’s new flagship, from using Snapdragon 805 along with Adreno 420 to 2K screens with impressive ppi. The company updated its Facebook page to confirm the latter rumor and so we are officially waiting to see the Find7 with a 5.5” screen, 1440x2560 pixel resolution and 538 pixels per inch (538 ppi). As we’ve always said we are not going to discuss, while humans’ eyes are not able to distinguish more than a certain pixel densities, is it really necessary to increase the resolution.

Are you thinking of 4K screens on 2015 or 2016?


2. Alcatel Idol X+ is Official: 5” 1080p , Octa-core CPU, and 13MP Camera

TCL (known as Alcatel outside China) officially announced its latest flagship with the best hardware pieces possible for a competitive price in China.

Alcatel Idol X+ General Specifications:

  • 5-inch 1080p IPS screen
  • 2GHz octa-core MT6592 Chipset
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 13MP f/2.0 Rear camera
  • 2500 mAh battery

There is also a Boom band with the phone, which functions as your work out companion.

The Idol X+ will be available for &330 off-contract in China on January 15th, and there are no details about the global release.



3. Infographic: The Anatomy of an Android OS Update

Why Nexus devices are the first Android devices to receive the latest Android version? Why Manufacturers can’t provide the updates sooner? Why my device is not supported of Stock ROMs anymore? If you happen to have an Android device, you have definitely asked these questions so many times and sometimes you’ve got disappointed waiting for the update to be released for your phone or tablet.

HTC has illustrated a detailed infographic to answer some of your questions regarding the Android updates, by showing the procedure to make an update be available OTA.

Click here or, on the picture below to see the infographic.