Update (04/11/2009): Those who have 05.11.xx baseband but have not been able to use fuzzyband’s baseband downgrader due to various reasons including non-supporting bootloader version should have a look at a new unlock tool released for the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS by Geohot. It’s known as blacksn0w, it will work for iPhones running the latest firmware 3.1.2 on baseband 05.11.07: http://www.gadgetlite.com/2009/11/04/blacksn0w-iphone-3g-3gs-os-3-1-2/

Update (28/09/2009): Those looking to downgrade the baseband version 05.11.07 from the new iPhone OS 3.1 update should read our guide: How to: Downgrade iPhone 3G baseband – 05.11.07 to 04.26.08

We reported about the possibility of downgrading the iPhone 3Gs’ baseband (which had been unexpectedly affected by the 2.2.1 firmware update) by using a tool from ModMyi called pHaseBanDowngrader a few weeks ago. Thanks to all those who

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Weekly Roundup 9th May 2009

On May 9, 2009, in Weekly Roundup, by SSC

Now available: Samsung HMX-H106, world’s first SSD full HD camcorder

Reminder: GadgetLite is giving some cool gadgets away for free!

Leaked: Nokia 5900 XpressMusic phone?

ASUS Eee PC T91 tablet touchscreen netbook UK launch date

Official: Amazon Kindle DX priced at $489

New ASUS Eee PC 1002HAE – just a Japanese exclusive?

Video: First look at Samsung LED TV UE46B7090 in HD

New official Windows 7 RC wallpapers seem abit strange…

Video: Hands on with Sony X Series OLED Walkman

Phone fake: Lamborghini Vertu phone made by the Chinese

Leaked: Snapshot of HTC Hero, next Android phone?

Download for free now: Windows 7 Release Candidate

Happy Star Wars Day! May the 4th be with you

Gallery: Cool cars of Gumball 3000

Latest in technology EyeSeeCam tracks your eye movements to control robots

Samsung Eternity – NES controller case mod

Metal Detector Android app – definitely something the iPhone can’t do

Current Cost launches latest energy monitor – ENVI

Video: Phonearena reviews latest Samsung Omnia HD i8910

Transformers 2: New movie trailer is out!

Video: LG Viewty Smart GC900

Hope everyone has had a good weekend so far, the above were some of the gadgets and tech we featured this week. Its not always possible to talk about them all here at GadgetLite so the list of links from our neighbouring friends’ blogs below hopefully gives you a bit more for your craving needs! If you own a tech, gadget blog yourself you can always Twitter us some links to be shared and featured in this list, for now have a good weekend everyone!

Seedbomb For A Green Earth | Coolest Gadget Reviews

Activation Revealed DJ Hero Controller | Gaming Gadgets

145-inch curved Plasma TV

12 Beautiful Concept Car Designs | Toxel.com

H20 Concept Filter Recycles Urine for Drinking

Star Trek USB Communicator | Geeky Gadgets

World’s Smallest Wireless N USB Adapter From Mvix

Fujitsu U820 UMPC gets Windows 7 upgrade [Video] – SlashGear

Pioneer unveils four new GPS systems – SlipperyBrick.com

Vertex Pyramid Handmade PC Case | Geeky Gadgets

Call of Duty 7 Rumours?

Dell making an Android Netbook?

Martin Jetpack | Gadget | Gear

USA Networks launches Letter Matrix iPhone game


Just wanted to let anyone whose not yet taken part the chance to check out our latest free giveaway. This time we’re giving away three prizes, winners will be chosen next weekend! Remember, anyone can take part, no matter where you live

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We’re abit skeptical about this, but considering how long the Nokia 5800 has been out for, it may be about time for Nokia to freshen things up with a new XpressMusic phone.


Believed to include a larger, 3.5-inch touchscreen, 3.5mm headphone jack and 5-megapixel camera, the 5900 XpressMusic is expected to run the same Symbian S60 5th Edition OS as its predecessor. But like many phones these days, especially when they’ve come from a source in China, it could be just another fake handset

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We’ve covered the ASUS Eee PC T91 extensively in the past months since it was first showcased at the CES. Its now been revealed that the convertible netbook will be arriving us in the UK in late May or early June, with a MRSP of £449 ($675). For those who have been interested in the T91Go which is an upgraded version if you like, equipped with HSDPA, you will need to wait abit longer before this model will be available. Final specs of the T91 are yet to be confirmed, however, based on previous featured posts, we know approximately what to expect.


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Samsung first showed off their latest HMX-H106 full HD SSD camcorder back at the CES earlier this year, now its officially available worldwide. To refresh your memory, The HMX-H106 features 10x Optical Zoom with Schneider’s Varioplan-HD lens, full HD (1920 x 1080) with Time Lapse (interval recording) mode in 720p, a 4.7 megapixel (2880×1620) CMOS for still photos, a Schneider Wide angle lens offering a wide angle view of 37 mm and a 64GB SSD (and SD card slot) which should make it quite pleasant and quiet for filming.

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Just bought Kindle 2? I’m sorry, its just been a few months but Amazon has decided that a new Kindle with a larger 9.7 inch is to be launched. Amazon has finally announced their price tag for its latest black and white Kindle reading device – the Kindle DX, which will be priced at $489. Amazon is now taking pre-orders of the Kindle DX, shipping date has been said to be this coming summer, however, exact details remain vague.


The DX sports a larger, more comfortable 9.7-inch screen that can rotate to landscape display, its also a PDF reader (amongst a large number of other document formats that it is capable of reading). The Kindle DX also comes with more storage space at 3.3GB.


A full gallery and press release after the jump…

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