Android is not just for smartphones or tablets, here are 10 gadgets it runs on

Android is not just for smartphones or tablets, here are 10 gadgets it runs on
Android has grown pretty popular over the past years, hasn't it? Currently, there are over 500 million Android smartphones in use, and 1.3 million new devices are activated each day. In other words, about three quarters of the smartphone market share belongs to Google and its operating system.

But did you know that Android doesn't run only on smartphones and tablets? Yup! There are many kinds of gadgets that rely on Google's platform to operate, and here we've put together ten of them. Which one do you think is the coolest among the bunch? Let us know down in the comments!





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21 Comments

1. wendygarett unregistered

Lenovo tv and sony smartwatch thank you very much :p

9. true1984

Posts: 866; Member since: May 23, 2012

the smartwatch is only compatable with android devices...

2. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

About 10 years ago, there was a lot of buzz about network appliances, but not much happened. Android may be the missing piece for wide-scale release and adoption of network appliances.

3. Thephonegeek

Posts: 118; Member since: Nov 22, 2012

Yet, android isn't well optimized for pc and laptops. Google should quit chrome OS and focus on optimizing Android pc. Then I will definitely install android on my laptop.

5. rgxVOiD

Posts: 440; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Why would you want to do that?

20. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

Y would U NOT want to do that? And THAT is the real question, my fellow commenter

7. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

Chrome is the piece that will connect mobile, desktops and other electronic appliances.

4. Rocksteady unregistered

Android TV, OUYA console, and Parrot Asteroid System

6. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

I also want android in my washing machine, vacuum cleaner and my running shoe.

8. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

So, the "Terminator" movies had the right idea, just the wrong system. When does Android become self-aware? Instead Instead of Arnold, it will be the Little Green Robot chasing down John and Sarah Conner.......

11. ash29

Posts: 58; Member since: Oct 28, 2011

Samsung galaxy player isnt a phone,then what is it?

12. tedkord

Posts: 17362; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Media player.

15. ash29

Posts: 58; Member since: Oct 28, 2011

But every android phone has it??

17. oski305

Posts: 7; Member since: Dec 19, 2012

just think ipod touch same idea everything an android phone can do minus the phone part

18. tedkord

Posts: 17362; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

^This.

10. xtremesv

Posts: 299; Member since: Oct 21, 2011

I love Android versatility.

13. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

For me? Favi SmartStick. DUDE! IT TURNS YOUR OLD LCD/LED/PLASMA TV INTO A SMARTER TV. That's just sick! And it would just cost you $50. just wow.

14. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

I like that carputer... Altho they should make a new version with at least ICS on it.

16. iDroid8

Posts: 155; Member since: Oct 16, 2012

Instacube has iPhone veside it. LOL! And where is Galaxy Camera? :o

19. tedkord

Posts: 17362; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

I've got a smart tv, and I'm still considering a SmartStick. What could make my SmartTV smarter? Android, of course.

21. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

meehhh... i wonder if theres a ref powered by android!

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